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 A little paper
with all the
news and a big
circulation
THE HERALD
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
{ all other points.
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VOL. 6,   NO. 23
Alice Abm, B. Q., Saturday, December 11, 1926
5 cents each.
Anyox Basketballers in
Good Shape for
League
The Concentrator evened up the
series with the Elks in a senior
basketball game on Friday, Deo.
3rd, at the Beach Gymnasium, by
winning 35-29. The Preshies
stopped the winning streak of the
Mine Girls 9-6, and the High
School won from the Mine Ilnter-
niediates 31-22.
The senior teams provided a fast
and interesting exhibition. Both
teams battled in even terms for the
entire distance, the Concentrator
having a margin of only 2 baskets
at the end of the. game. Mitchell
of the Elks led the scoring with 14
points. The score at half time
was 17-5 for the Concentrator.
.    The teams lined up as follows:
Concentrator: Stewart (10),
Moffatt, Smith (8), Peters (3), Hill
(8), Beaulieu, McColl, Thompson
(4).
Elks: Buntain (6), Brown (3),
Gordon (2), Mitohell (14), Craggs
(4), Wilson.
In the girls' fixture the Preshies
broke into the win column by stopping the speedy Mine girls. The
.baskets were few because of the
hard cheeking on both sides. Z..
Sutilovioh played a stellar defence
game for the Preshies. The score'
at half time was 7-4 for the Fresh-
ies.
Mine: M. Johnstone, T. Deeth(2),
A. Scott, J. Calderone (2), H. Calderone (2).
Preshies: A. McLachlan (4),
T. Gordon, C. Nuoioh (3), It. Champion, Z. Sutilovioh (2), P. Dermody
V. Eve.
The   accurate shooting of the
, Intermediate game accounted for
their win  over the Miners with
Asimus of the High Sohool regis-
\ tering 12 points.
Half   time   score 15-8   High
/ School.
High School: Asimus (12), Laz-
[oreok(6), MoLaehlan (8), MoDonald (3), Clay, Lingren (2).
Mine; Evans (6), Wendel (6),
Kania, McMillan (2), Lipsky (8),
Arland, Merritt.
During the intermissions between
1 games, the Beaoh Athletic Club
again provided entertainment.
Three pairs of juvenile wrestlers
grappled after the first game,
Johnstone and Jones; Patrick and
Gordon; W. Johnstone and Brown.
After the second game Tony and
ISannich staged an interesting  10
minute wrestling exhibition.
These features of the night's
program are a oredit to the initiative of the affairs and members of
the olub and are much appreciated
by everyone present.
Iu Monday's games at the Mine
IGymnasium, the Preshies held the
Mine Girls to a 10-15 soore and the
ligh Sohool beat the Mine 40-29.
The Preshies are a much improv-
I team now and are giving last
gear's ohampions a real argument.
3oth teams showed more aoouraoy
Sudden Death of 22-year
Old Anyox
Youth
Death removed another resident
of Anyox with dramatic suddeness
during the week, when William Mc
Donald Falconer met his death by
electrocution.
The accident oocurred on Wednesday afternoon about 1.30. He
was employed in the Boiler Makers
Shop, being assistant to theeleotric
welders. He came in contact with
a high voltage and died from the
shock.
Deceased was born at South
Shields, England, and was only 22
years of age. He is survived by a
father and mother who reside at
South Shields. He had only been
employed at Anyox a short time.
An inquest was held on Thursday morning by Coroner R. McGusty. After hearing all evidence,
the verdict brought in by the jury
was that the deceased met his death
in the performance of his duty.
Those serving on the jury were:
J. Morrison, (foreman) J. Dunn, C.
Cox, O. J. Hutchings, R. Cameron,
T. R. Strand. *
The funeral was held in Christ
Church yesterday afternoon, at
2.30 p.m. Rev. J. S. Brayfield
officiating. A large number of
friends of deceased attended to pay
their last respeots.
Oddfellows Hold Successful
Dance
At the conclusion of their regular business meeting held on
Thursday evening, the local Lodge
of Independent Order of Oddfellows
held a very successful dance.
A large number were present
and a delightful evening was spent
in dancing to the strain of the
Mine Melodians' orohestra.
The dance was held for the purpose of raising funds for the children's Christinas Tree.
in shooting. The score at half time
was 10-10.
Preshies: A. McLachlan (6), R.
Champion (2), C. Nucich (7), T.
Gordon, V. Eve, P. Dermody.
Mine: J. Calderone (8), A. Soott
(4), T. Deeth (4), H. Calderone, P.
McMillan, M. Johnson.
The High Sohool showed much
better team work than the Miners
and had a better eye for the basket.
Lingren again led the scoring with
14 pts. At half time the soore was
27-16 in favor of the High School.
High Sohool: Lazoreek (11),
Asimus (11), Lingren (14), Clay (2)
MoDonald (2), Barclay.
Mine: Wendell (8), Evans (6),
Lipsky (1), MoMillan (4), Auderson
(5), Kania (5), Merritt.
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The Cigar of Quality. The El
Doro. Fresh shipment just arrived
from London Ontario.   '
Mrs. J. McKay arrived in town
on Thursday from the south.
Among the arrivals ou Thursday
from the south were: T. Cowdall,
P. W. Rawson, W. H. MoBeth, G.
E. Gulich, S. E. Thomas.
W. J. Rooney was a passenger
to Prince Rupert on Thursday.
Mr. Rooney is manager of the Canadian National Telegraph system
of the western division with headquarters at Edmonton.
J. H. Preston and J. T. Cascade
left on Thursday for Prince Rupert.
R. H. Barrett arrived on Monday from Vancouver.
W. Lang arrived in town from
Viotoria on Monday.
Rt Fannin was an arrival on
Monday from Sand Point, Idaho.
J. H. Hamilton and D.T. Davidson arrived in town on Monday.
Miss G. McLeod was a passenger
on Thursday's boat to Vancouver.
Miss McLeod was employed in the
Grocery Department at the General Stores. She is leaving to
nurse her sister who has been sick
for some time in Vancouver. A
large number of friends were at the
boat on its departure to wish her
good-bye.
Catholic   Club Hold   Card
Party and Dance
A very enjoyable evening was
spent in the Catholic Hall on Wed
nesrfay. The nature of the occas
ion being a oard party aud dance
put on by the ladies of the Catholic
Churoh. This affair was well attended. The successful winners at
cards were Mr. P. O'Neill, 1st.
prize; Mr. F. McLennan consolation prize. Mrs. R. Lazorek, 1st.
prize; Mrs. Chas. Ruckhaber oon-
solation prize. After cards refreshments were served, which wero donated by the ladies of the Church,
The balance of the evening was
spent in dancing to the strains of
the Moose Orohestra.
Births at Anyox
Born to Mr. and Mrs. L. MoKay
at the Anyox Hospital, ou Sunday,
December 5th. a son.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. J. McDonald, at the Anyox Hospital, on
Tuesday, December 7th. a son.
Anyox Chapter of I. 0.
0. D. E. Successfully
Launched
The brief visit to Anyox of Mrs,
A. U. de Pencier, provincial organizing secretary of the Imperial
Order of the Daughters of- the
Empire, on the evening of December 2nd. can be pronounced a.complete suocess. Upon hearing her
review of the objects, methods and
history of the famous Order whioh
she represents, the gathering of
women in Christ Church, immediately decided to form a Primary
Chapter and to apply for a charter
as such to the National Chapter.
The constitution calling for a historic name the meeting soon selected "Collison of Kincolith" together
with the fitting motto, "Deeds not
words."
Upon proceeding to the vital
business of electing the first officers
ofthe Chapter, the meeting was
fortunate in securing the services
of several members, who had held
office in the Order elsewhere. Those
elected being:
Regent: Mrs. J. W. Lang, 1st.
Vice Regent, Mrs. M. E. Brayfield;
2nd. Vice Regent, Mrs. C. Trefry;
Secretary, Mrs. R. H. Manzer;
Treasurer, Mrs. S. Grimason;
Educational Secretary. Mrs. J.
Wynne; "Echoes'' Secretary, Mrs.
D. Deane; Standard Bearer, Mrs.
J. Murdoch.
At the conclusion of the meeting
all present had the pleasure pf
meeting Mrs. de Penoier, when tea
was served in the Rectory./'
It being the natural desire of the
new Chapter to enroll /many new
members, the qualifications for
membership and the objects of the
Order may well be inserted here
MEMBERSHIP
All women in the British Empire
or foreign lands who are British
subjects and hold true allegiance to
the British Crown are eligible for
membership.
HONORARY ASSOCIATE
MEMBERS
Any woman of British birth, wife
of an alien, who is interested iu the
promotion of the objects of the
Order may be eleoted an Honorary
Associate member of a Primary
Chapter without voice or vote.
Objeot of the Order as laid down
in the constitution under which
the order was incorporated by Act
of Parliament 1917.
A. To stimulate snd give expression to the sentiment of patriotism
which binds the women and children of the Empire around the throne
and person of  their gracious and
|  ALICE ARM NOTES   !
A. C. H. Gerhardi left on Monday after making an inspection for
a few days at the Toric Mine,
Miss Verna Wilson and brother
Billy left on Monday for Vancouver  where  they   will  spend    the
winter with their mother.
Martin Krall, who has spent
considerable time in the Anyox
Hospital with a broken ankle
returned home yesterday.
Canon Rushbrook arrived in
town yesterday and will hold evening Service at the Anglican Church
tomorrow evening.
R. Berni8chky, who is interested in mining claims on McGrath
mountain arrived in town yesterday. He is at present visiting at
Silver City.
J. Keith, loader at the logging
oanipof'F.L, Housley met with
an accident ou Monday when he
fractured three ribs. He was taken to Anyox Hospital, aud is progressing favorably.
Underground Work at
Toric Mine
Underground work was recommenced at the Toric mine during the week. The work is being
done by contract by J. Fiva and P.
Petersen. It will consist of further
development of the big ore body.
The larger portion of the machinery for the concentrating mill is now
at the mine.
One of the biggest wind and rain
storms of recent years hit this district yesterday. A large number of
trees were blown down, but no
serious damage was done. The
storm followed a week of wet foggy
weather.
beloved sovereign.
B. To supply and foster a bond
of union amongst the daughters
and children of the empire.
C. To provide an efficient organization by which prompt and
united action may be taken by the
women and children of the empire
when such action may be desired.
D. To promote in the motherland aud in the colonies the study
of the history of the empire and
of current imperial questions; to
celebrate patriotic anniversaries;
to cherish the memory of the brave
and heroic deeds and the last resting places of our heroes and heroines, especially such as are in distant and solitary places. To erect
memorial stones on spots that have
become sacred to the nation either
through great struggles for freedom
battles against ignorance or events
Continued on page 4 ■mgBHnpiMiM
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ALICE  ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   December '11   1926
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Ann and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices for Crown Grants -   -   $15.00
Land Notices ...      -      $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Bates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
Premier Co. Enters the
Marmot River Field
Portland Canal Newj
An event of importance to the
Marmot section occurred this week
when the Premier Gold Mining
company took an option on the
Melvin group of five claims, adjoining the Porter Idaho group on the
West, and owned by Mr. and Mrs.
N. H. Stevens of Hyder. The
terms of the deals are not made
public, but it is known that a substantial cash payment was made to
hold the ground subject to confirmation of the cleal by the head office
in New York city.
Mill For Independence
That1 the American interests who
have taken over controlling interest
in the Independence intend to let
no grass grow under their feet in
putting this property on a productive
basis, is indicated by the remarks of
Charles Durrwachter, the examining
engineer, with whom negotiations
were made, at the ratification meeting of shareholders held recently  in
Seattle.
" I may say that we are going
ahead as planned to put in the tram
and plant in the spring and will
have 100-ton mill operating by next
fall," Mr. Durrwachter said. " We
are just completed the purchase of
the plant now, so as to have everything on the ground to go ahead
with the erection work as soon as
the show disappears."
Abbotsford Logging Co.
Will Develop Properties
Further financing arrangements
have been completed say3 the
Interior News to continue the work
on tlie Sunrise mine at Hazelton,
according tO'a statement credited
to W. S. Harris, who is in charge
of the operations on several properties in that district. Mr. Harris
announces that the Abbotsford
Lumber and Mining Company has
advanced $10,000 for a programme
of work to be carried out during
the winter and whioh is confined
largely to extending the main tunnel oi) that property for another
300 feet or more.
A compresser plant has been forwarded to the property for the new
work, which will be in charge of
Al. Harris.
Sam Trethewey was recently on
an inspection trip to his property
on Four Mile mountain and is now
considering some work to open up
by spring. Mr. Harris slates that
efforts are also being made to continue the work on the American
Boy and the Silver Cup and the
owners of the latter property are
endeavoring to finance extensive
operations for the spring and summer of 1927.
INTERNATIONAL
ELECTRIC
TEN PER CENT BONDS
CARRY A-l SECURITY
SEE
E. R. WORKMAN,
ANYOX
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
COAL & FINISHED LUMBER
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
3«E
Christmas (Sifts
Presents suitable for both Men, Women and
Children. ' Inspect our wide range of useful
articles, including Silk Handkerchiefs, Silk
Socks and Silk Ties
BRUGGY'S STORE
Alice Arm
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Heavy Grain Business
From Rupert
The Japanese-freighter Ypres
Maru, which arrived at Prince
Rupert this week from the Orient
to load grain, will be the largest
oargo vessel that has ever loaded at
the port. A good deal larger than
former grain boats loading there,
the vessel is of 6,783 tons gross.
Her length is 425 feet and beam 53
feet. She was built in Japan in
1820. She will load full with some
350,000 bushels of wheat for the
United Kingdom or continent.
Other grain carriers are expected to arrive almost immediately.
Grain is moving from Prince Rupert in considerable volume.
Stewart Advocates Road
For Rupert
That Prince Rupert and Stewart
are the only ports of importance on
the Pacific coast of British Columbia that have not highway connection with the Interior and that
this condition should be remedied
giving such parts motor roads as
well as railroads was asserted in a
letter received recently by the
Prince Rupert Board of Trade from
the Stewart Board of , Trade
approving the construction of the
road from Prince Rupert to Terrace
and wishing Prince Rupert success
in its efforts along this line.. The
Stewart board has sent a resolution
of approval to Hon. Dr. W. H.
Sutherland, provincial minister of
public works.
In after years many a sweet girl
graduate who fell in love at sight
wishes that she had fallen into a
mud puddle instead.
STEAMSHIP AND TRAIN
SERVICE
S. S. Prince Rupert leaves  Anyox for   Prince
Rupert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, each Thursday at 11.00 p.m.
Is. S. Prince John leaves Prince Rupert, for
I Vancouver, via Queen Charlotte Islands,
fortnightly.
PASSENGER TRAIN SERVICE FROM PRINCE RUPERT
Trains leave Prince Rupert each Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
at 11.30 a.m., for Jasper, Edmonton, Winnipeg, direct connections for all points East and South.
Use Canadian National Express for Money Orders, Foreign
Cheques, etc., also for your next shipment.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. McNAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C.
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LAUNCH, "AWAKE"
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
SPECIAL  TRIPS   BY  ARRANGEMENT
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SYNOPSIS OF
LANDACTAMENDHENTS
PRE-EMPTIONS
Vacant, unreserved, surveyed
Crown land* may be pre-empted by
Uritlsh subjects over 11 yean ot age,
and by aliens on declaring Intention
to become British subjeots), conditional upon residence, occupation,
ind improvement for agricultural
purposes.
Full Information concerning regu-
atlons regarding ' pre-emptions is
given In Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,'
'How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
which can be obtained tree of charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Viotoria, B.C., or to any Gov-
mnment Agent.
Records will  be granted covering
unly land suitable   for   agricultural
purposes, and which is not timber-
land, i.e., carrying over  4000  board
feet per aore west of the Coast Range
and 8,000 feot per acre east of that
Range.
Applications for pre-emptions are
<> be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Division, in which the land applied for
is situated, and are made on printed
orms, copies of which can  be ob-
alned from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must be occupied foe
five years and  Improvements  made
Lo value  of (10  per acre,  Including
clearing and cultivating at least Ave
acres, before a Crown Grant can be
received.
For more detailed Information see
tlie Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Land."
PURCHA8E
Applications are received for purchase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being tlmberland,
tor agricultural purposes; minimum
price of first-class (arable) land is 16
per aore, and second-class (grazing)
land (2.60 per acre. Further information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands, is given In Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purohase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill, factory, or industrial sites on
tlmher land, not exceeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, 'the conditions Including payment of
stumpage.
HOMESITE  LEASES
Unsurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20
acres, may be leased as' homesites,
conditional upon a dwelling being
erected in the first year, title being
obtainable after residence and improvement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
L LEASES
: For grazing and Industrial purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or u
company.
GRAZING
Under the Grazing Aot the Provinoe Is divided into grating districts
and the range administered under it
Graslng Commissioner. Annual
gracing permits are Issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established- owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management Free, or partially free,
permit! m available for settlers,
camper* and traveller*, up to ten
head.
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox &. Alice Arm
"Yea, I oan give you a job.
You can gather the eggs for me if
you are sure you won't steal any."
"Youse can trust me wid anything lady: I was manager of a
bathhouse for fifteen years an'
never took a bath."
Loyal Order
of Moose
Anyox Lodge No. 1412
Lodge Meets 2nd. and 4th. Wednesday
in each month, at 8 p.m. prompt
Hetdqairten: Elks' Hall, Anyox
Dictator:
H. Ward
Secretary:
J. W. Webster,
P. O. Box 407
Phone 329
Alice Arm
The Bonanza Silver
Camp of B. C.
We invite you to investigate the mining shares now
being offered in Alice Arm'properties and recommend
Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines Ltd. (N.P.L.)
British Colonial Securities Ltd.
Suite 325, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Repreientative:   A. McGuire
BRITISH   COLUMBIA
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced Minerals as follows:  Plaoer Gold, $77,663,045;  Lode Gold, $122,808,459;   Silver, $74,- ;i
111 397-   Lead $89,218,907;  Copper, $197,642,647;  Zinc, #39,925,947;   Miscellaneous Minerals, $1,594,387
Coal and Coke' $273,048,953;  Building  Stone, Brick,   Cement, etc., $44,905,886;      making its mineral j
production to the end pf 1925, show an
Aggregate Value of $920,919,628
The sudstantial progress of the Mining industry of this Province is strikingly exhibited iu the following
figures which show the value of production for successive five-year periods: For all years to 1895, inclusive *94 547 241- forfive years, 18961900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five years-
iQOfi 1Q10 1,125 534 474:, for five years, 1911-1915, $142,072,603; for five years, 19161920, $189,922,725;
1921, $28,066,641; for the year 1922, $35,158,843; for 1923, $41,304,320; for 1924. $48,704,604, and for 1925,
$61,492,242. Production Last Ten Years, $404,649,375
Lode mining has only been in progress for about 25 years, and only about one-half of the Provinoe hasl
been" even prospected; 200,000 square miles of unexplored mineral bearing land are open for prospecting.   I
The Mining Laws of this Province are more liberal and the fees lower than those of any other Provincil
in the Dominion, or'any Colony in the British Empire.
Mineral locations are granted to discoverers for nominal fees. ,
Absolute Titles are 'obtained by developing such properties, security of which is guaranteed b>
Crown Grants, '«• ' «
Practically all British Columbia Mineral Properties upon which development work has been done
are described in someone of the Annual Reports of the Minister of Mines.    Those consider^
mining investments, should refer to such reports.   They are available without charge on application]
to the Department of Mines, Victoria, B. C.    Reports covering eaoh of the six mineral SuryeJ
Districts are published separately, and are available on application.    Reports of the Geological
Survey of Canada, Winch Building, Vancouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information!
Pull information, together with Mining Reports |^ Ma^nay^ybtained gratas ^aMressinf1
VICTORIA, British Columbij *l
ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   December   1
1   1926
[Anaconda Shows a
Profit
Lumbermen Continue Fight
of Minimum Wage
A regular quarterly dividend of
75c a share was declared by Anaconda Copper Mining Company,
payable November 22 to stock of
record October 16.
Anaconda's production at Butte
is averaging 17,000,000 pounds of
copper monthly, besides the custom
business.    The manufacturing departments are working at a record
rate, and all  the oopper produced,
together with zinc, is being utilized
by   these plants.    Earnings this
jyjar will show a favorable increase
ver those of 1925, which were the
■est in the history of the "Greater
Kftaconda."
1 Altho Anaconda, in its mines at
. utte, under normal conditions,
[qjiduoed between 9.000,000 and
/,000,000 ounces of silv.er in con-
Inunction with its oopper mining
and therefore is considerably interested in the price trend ofthe white
metal, there will be no substantial
loss in earnings either this ye.ir or
in the future, provided silver prices
are stabilized around a 60 cent
level.   An advance.of half a cent a
I pound in copper would offset a
decline of 10 cents' an ounce in
silver.
British Columbia's Minimum
Wage Act was upheld in a judgement handed down at a special
session of the Court of Appeal in
the test case arising out of the
conviction of Robertson & Hackett
Sawmills Ltd, for an infraction of
the new regulations.
J. W. deB. Farris, K. G, who
argued the case for the lumbermen
it; tlie Supreme Court in Vancouver where Chief Justice Hunter also
upheld the legislation, presented
the case to the Court of Appeal
and said it was the intention of
lis clients to carry the case to the
Supreme Court of Canada.
Big Fire at Charlotte
City
Fire which started at 3.30 afternoon completely destroyed the
Sitka Spruce Mill's cookhouse,
office, two bunkhouses and residences in the southeast part of the
town. Townspeople and mill employees, as the blaze became serious
threatening to envelop a considerable portion of the settlement,
joined in a general effort to check
the flames and their strenuous
fighting resulted in the Beatie
Black, mill and lumber yards being
saved, It was midnight before the
eonflagation was brought under
control.
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Salmon Appear In Icy
Northern Waters
Salmon have violated the customs
of their species by appearing this
winter in icy inland waters thus saving hundreds of Indians of the
lower Yukon from starvation. At
Mulato it is reported that the natives
are there catching salmon in the ice-
covered water with a baled hook.
Before the salmon were discovered
in the river the food supply of the
Indians had been curtailed by the
usual absence of small game.
M us Help $mt with Jour
Christmas dtfts
Fine Silver Plate    Fancy China Ware    Club Bags
Pen and Pencil Sets    Skates    Eveready Flashlights
Ganong's Chocolates
T.W.FACONER  ahca™
GENERAL  MERCHANT
J
I Sir Henry Thornton
Chamber of Mines
Sir' Henry Thornton, on his
•recent visit to Vancouver, availed
himself of the opportunity to visit
the British Columbia Chamber of
Mines, of whioh he is an honorary
| president. The Chamber of Mines
aud the Natural Resources Branch
of the Canadian National Railways
have co-operated during the year.
One result of the coal dispute is
to reduce the amount of laid-up tonnage in Great Britain by 56 per
cent. All tonnage is' required to
carry coal from the United States
and th§. Continent.
ANYOX
COMMUNITY
LEAGUE .
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Fridays
POOL, BILLIARDS, SMOKES, Etc
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Christmas Presents
We have a large stock of high grade
goods suitable for Christmas presents,
including ladies Silk scarves, Sweaters,
Silk Dresses, Silk Hose, etc. Everything suitable for Christmas.
LEW LUN & Co., General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
The Mohawk mine Mohawk,
Mich,, is sinking in No 6 shaft, its
richest unit. Copper values have
been uniformly heavy in the Mower
reaches, averaging about 28 lb. refined per ton, the richest in the history of the mine.
Help the Organization
that Serves You
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NOTICE
Hunters and Trappers
Take Notice, that both shores of
Hastings Arm from Larcum Island to
the head of the inlet, and four miles
up the Sutton River and its tributaries
is a registered trap line. Anyone
trapping or shooting fur bearing animals in this region are subject to a
heavy fine and imprisonment.
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KITSAULT CAFE
ALICE ARM
Meals Served at All Hours
BREAD   AND   PASTRY   ALWAYS   FOR   SALE
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
Colombia Beofs
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,HE finest of grains and hop9 are
. made into the most delicious and
healthful and purest beers for the people
of British Columbia.
British Columbia beers are carefully and
continuously analywd by the Govern-
ment for your, protection and the
Amalgamated Breweries take
every step necessary to meet
, the high standard required.
Order Christmas
Special Brews Early
Associated in the Amalgamated Breweries of
British Columbia arc: Vancouver Breweries
Ltd,, Westminster Brewery Ltd..Silver Spring
Brewery Ltd., Rainier Brewing Co. of Ginada
Ltd., Victora Phoenix Brcwng Co. Ltd.,
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FRANK ID. RICE
B. C. LAND SURVEYOR
Surveys of Mineral .Claims, Subdivisions, Underground Surveys,
Etc.
ALIOE ARM, B. 0.
BLUE FRONT CIGAR
STORE
Cigari, Cigarettei and Tobacco, Soft Drinki
Roomi for rent by Day Week or Month
Geo. Beaudin
Prop.
This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor
Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.
Worthy of your Support
THE
Anyox Community League
Reading Room! and Library
A wide range of Newspapers,
Magazines and Periodicals on
file.   New books regularly
received.
Join Up!
Make the League better
through your influence
-MEAT   MARKET-
ALICE ARM
WHOLESALE  AND   RETAIL
Dealer in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
W.   A.   WILSON,   Proprietor
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Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. CumUlingS,   Agent (or all Vancouver Daily Pap<
Post Office Building, Alice Ami
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GRANBY CONSOLIDATED MINING,
SMELTING & POWER Co. Limited
Producers of Copper, Coal, Coke, Benzol and
Ammonium Sulphate
Purchasers of Ores of Copper and Siliceous Ores
of Gold and Silver
MAIN OFFICE:-Anyox, B. C. ALICE  ARM   AND  ANYOX   HEKALD,   Saturday,   December  11   1926
Anyox Chapter of I. 0.
0. D. E. Successfully
Launched
Continued from Pagel
of heroic and patriotic self sacrifice.
E. To care for the widows
orphans and dependents of British
soldiers' and sailors during war, in
time of peace, or under sickness
accident or reverses of fortune.
F. To promote unity between
the Motherland, the sister colonies
and themselves; to promote loyalty
to King and country; to forward
every good work for the betterment
of their country and people; to
assist in the progress of art and
literature; to draw women's influence to the bettering of all things
connected with the Empire; and
instil into the youth of their
country patriotism in its fullest
sense.
An order with such uplifting
objects as those outlined above,
supported by its proud record for
public service as established especially since 1914, does not stand in
need of an advocate. It need not
be argued that in Anyox there is
room for its activities and influence
if for nothing further than the co
ordinate existing intention and endeavor of a patriotic nature.
Still more would it be out of
keeping with the spirit of the
Motto adopted by the "Collison of
Kincolith" Chapter, to anticipate
their usefulness with an outlay
of extravagant words.   Let it suf
fice to congratulate the executive
and members on the auspicious
launching of their Chapter upon
the troubled sea of publio service.
May the additional Chapter in the
Imperial Order of the Daughters of
the Empire prove also a new chapter in the history of the town.
Credit is due the Rev. and Mrs.
J. S. Brayfield for their persistent
conduct of an educative canvass
among prospective members, thus
rendering possible the happy culmination of Ihe Provincial Organizers visit. From Anyox Mrs. de
Pencier intended to proceed to
Ocean Falls, on a visit of inspection
to the Charter organized there last
year.
Alaska Miners Fail to Get
Wages
Owing to the decrease in the
price of palladium, the Saltchuoh
m i ne of Alaska Palladium Company
lias ceased operations, and some
sixty miners have been thrown out
of employment. The miners, all
having wages due them ranging
from $100 to $1400, are said to
have arrived in Ketchikan without
funds, and were compelled to beg
for a night's lodging and supper
and breakfast.
"GOVERNMENT LIQUOR ACT"
Notice of Application for Beer Licence
Notice is hereby given that on the
1st. day of January next the undersigned intends to apply to the Liquor
Control Boai'd for a licence in respect
of the premises being part of the
building known as the "Alice Arm
Hotel," in the town of Alice Arm,
Province of British Columbia, upon
the lands described as Lot 3643, Cassiar District, Prince Rupert Lund
Registration District, in the Province
of British Columbia, for the sale of
beer, by the glass or by the open
bottle for consumption on the premises.
Dated this 11th. day of December,
A. D. 11)20.
OLAF EVINDSON,
Applicant
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A Radio!
Something new for a Christinas gift.   It will entertain the
whole family.   Will last a lifetime and is something that you
will never get tired of listening tn
Demonstrated before selling.   Every set guaranteed.
Prices from $65.00 up
Phone 317   0. J. HUTCHINGS   Anyox, B. C
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Buy before the Boom
WHY   BUILD  ON   THE   INDIAN
RESERVE?
Don't you want to own your own back yard? If you do the
Alice Arm Mining & Development Co. will give you an
idea. Buy a lot from them. They have the choicest residential and business lots for sale.
BUSINESS    LOTS    FROM    $200   TO    $500
RESIDENTIAL   LOTS   FROM   $200  TO  $300
Terms made to suit buyers.     See Stephen  Dumas,   our
agent, and build where you don't have to move.
S.  DUMAS
Agent for the Alice Arm Mining & Development Co
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M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
INSURANCE IN ALL ITS BRANCHES
WRITTEN ANYWHERE
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
Office:  PRINCE RUPERT, B. C.
B. P. O. ELKS
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
ANYOX LODGE No. 47
Meets every second and fourth Monday of
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
Anyox Community
League
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at 7.30 p.m.
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinki
Pool Tablet, Cigars, Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
H.   M.  SELFE
REGISTERED   OPTOMETRIST
ANYOX
STOCKS & BONDS
We trade in all LISTED and
UNLISTED STOCKS. Your
orders promptly attended to
Buyers or Sellers.
ARTHUR   J.  BROWN
720 Hatting* Street W.
Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Sey. S061
Member  Vancouver Stock
Exchange
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GRANBY BENZOL
THE BEST MOTOR FUEL
FOR SALE BY THE
GRANBY STORE
ANYOX
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Anyox
Barber Shops
MINE AND  BEACH
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Alice Arm Electric:
LAUNDRY
OPPOSITE HERALD OFFICE   '
Clothes Cleaned and Pressed
J. LAIDLAW    -    •    PROP. '■
Sunset Hotel
ALICE ARM
First-class Rooms for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
CENTRALLY LOCATED
J. THOMAS   -   Prop.
PIONEER
HOTEL
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich        Prop.
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The Spirit of
CHRISTMAS
Abounds in every corner of our Store
With the innumerable gift suggestions that we are
offering you'll find shopping a real pleasure
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PYJAMAS
Anything that is new or different in men's pyjamas we have it,
A very fine assortment of English broadcloths in popular colors
and trims, from $3.50 to $7.75
Super Lavisea cloth $7.75;    Lounging.Pyjamas, Novelty $6.75:
Other Lines from $2.65.
Of* A D17FC A choice selection of Fine  Pure Silk,  Art Silk and Scotch Woolen
OvAlWCilJ Scarves, from $2,75 to
8.75.
TIES
A selection of Ties for you to choose from that equals any range
shown in the bigger shopping centres.   From 60c. to $2.75
HARDWARE   DEPARTMENT
The gift seeker will do well to look thoroughly at our display of Odd China, where some
of the finest designs in modern China is being displayed
A FEW SUGGESTIONS ARE ALWAYS
ACCEPTABLE
Carving Sets,    Percolators,     Irons,
Toasters,     Table Lamps,
Tea Sets—21 piece
WE HAVE A GOOD SUPPLY OF
CRYSTAL GLASSWARE IN
Sherbert Glasses,     Cocktail Glasses,
Liquer Glasses,        Wine Glasses,
and Goblets
iJFIliT  OpnAl'I'lllPllf ^ou w'" "n^ an eiK"ess variety of appropriate gifts here
t\J\ Ug   i/CpCU llUClll to suit every individual taste at prices to suit everyone.
Christmas Stockings 50c, 75c, $2.50 and $4.50.     Toilet Articles,  Stationery,  Perfumes,
Boxed Chocolates, Kodaks, Albums, Cards, Etc.
GRANBY   STORES
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