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 All the Mining
News of the
B. C. Coast
The Herald Brings Results to Advertisers
$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
VOL. 4,   NO. 36
Alice Abm, B. C, Saturday, March 14, 1925
5 cents each.
LaRose Mine Will
Be Developed
This Year
Tunnel To  Be   Driven To
Strike Ore At Depth
The Alioe Ann LaRose Mining
Co. Ltd., contemplate an extensive
programme of development work
on the LaRose property this year.
According to present plans of the
company, a tunnel about 450 feet
in length will bo driven, in order to
strike the high grade ore body at
depth, and when this has been
accomplished, shipping of the high
grade ore, known to exist on the
property, will be carried out.
The LaRose was one of the earliest properties staked in the district. It is located in the Kitsault
Valley, seven miles from the Dolly
Varden railway wharf, and is less
than a mile from the railway
tracks, and consists of five crown
granted claims.
Considerable development has
been done by the owners, and in
1919, 22 tons of ore was shipped to
Trail smelter, which yielded 353
ou vices silver, and 3 ounces gold
-';■'.'^on. ..
Iii 1920, the present company
was incorporated, with a capitalization of 1,000,000 shares of $1
par value, but owing to the unfavorable condition of the mining
industry, little work was done at
that time.
At the recent meeting of the
directors held in Prince Rupert, it
was decided to place a block of
stock on the market for development purposes, along the lines
suggested in the Minister of Mines
Report for the year 1919.
. Stock will shortly be offered to
the public at 50 cents per share,
par value $1. Mr. J. M. Morrison
will be the sole selling agent, and
he is also financially interested in
the property.
The officers of the company are:
President, Dr. W. T. Kergin, Prince
Rupert. Vice-President, James
Thompson, Prince Rupert. Directors: Miles Donald, and J. Wells,
Alice Arm. Secretary: E. H.
Mortimer, Prince Rupert.
It is the intention of the company that all money subscribed
shall be spent on the ground, there
being no heavy overhead expenses.
Present work on the property
consists of 125 feet of tunnel, and a
shaft 35 feet in depth. Considerable surface work has also been
done. Samples taken from ore in
the shaft have given returns of
from $20.00 to $1400.00 silver per
ton. The new tunnel to be driven
will encounter this ore at a depth
of about 200 feet, and the late
method of raising the ore up the
shaft will be eliminated.
In addition to the ore in the
shaft and tunnel, a quartz vein 20
feet wide carrying values in gold
and silver is located on the property.
A good pack trail connects with
Anyox   Moose   Lodge
Makes Presentation To
Mr. and Mrs. J. Hart
Tlie Ladies of the Mooseheart
Legion and members of the
L O. O. M. visited Mr. Joe Hart
at his house last Monday evening,
and gave Joe a delightful surprise
party. Mr. Hart has been a very
faithful worker for the Loyal
Order of Moose and will be greatly
missed among his fellow members.
During the evening, Mr. Hart was
the recipient of a handsome ring,
emblematic of the Loyal Order of
Moose, and presented to him by
members of Anyox Lodge No.
1412. Mrs. Hart was also the
recipient of a beautiful present,
being presented with half-a-dozen
silver Community Plate spoons by
the ladies of Mooseheart Legion.
Mr. Hart left for Vancouver
last Thursday evening, where he
will visit for a short time, and then
he expects to spend a prolonged
vacation with his parents at Harrison Mills.
the Dolly Varden railway. Camps
are in good condition and tools are
on the ground for immediate use.
' i'he following article, relative to
the property, was published in the
Annual Report of the Minister of
Mines for the year 1919.
"LaROSE GROUP. This group
consists of two claims*—LaRose and
LaRose No. 1—owned by Miles Doa
aid and partners, of Alice Arm, and
situated on Paul Klayduc creek, two
miles from the Dolly Varden railroad,
from which there is a good pack trail
to the mine. The general formation
is a fine-grained greyish rock. The
vein is quartz carrying blende, galena,
pyrite, grey-copper, argentite, and
native silver.
"Considerable work has been done
by the owners each year, from which
about 50 tons of ore has been extracted and shipped, giving average returns
of over 250 ozs. silver to the ton.
Early this year the'owners shipped 22
tons to the Trail smelter, which yielded 3 ozs. gold, and 6,157 ozs. silver. A
tunnel has been driven, following the
vein from the surface for about 125
feet. This was started on ore which
continued for about 40 feet from the
portal, where a short winze was sunk
on it. It was decided, however, to
sink a shaft at the mouth of the
tunnel in order to be in the best part
of the ore shoot, and at the same time
provide for ore sorting facilities in
daylight. The shaft was sunk 14 feet,
drifted on both ways fromthe bottom,
and some very fine ore stoped out.
There is about a foot of good ore
in the bottom. Further sinking
would be required to take out more
"To the north of this showing the
hill falls rapidly along the strike of
the vein, and it would be good development work to try and pick up the
vein at some depth to drift on it. On
account of a slide th at would be dangerous in winter, it would require a
crosscut tunnel possibly 450 feet long
to get to the vein, which would give1
a depth on it of about 200 feet below
the present workings. There is every
reason to suppose that there are other
ore shoots in the vein similar to the
one now being worked, and if these
could be opened up at a depth of 200
feet it would put the property on a
profitable basis.
"Judging from the persistence of
the vein so far, the extent and value
of the ore shoot already opened up,
and taking into consideration the
location of the property for shipping,
I would have no hesitation in recommending the undertaking of the development work mentioned.
"There is also a big quartz vein on
the property that has had no exploration and which would be well worth
considerable development."
♦Since this was written, three more
claims have been added.
Busy Week For Shipping
In And Out Of Anyox
The S. S. Mogul left for the
south on Saturday, Maroh 7, with
3150 tons of Premier ore and concentrates on board, and in addition
oarried 500 tons of copper from
The S. S. Anyox left on Sunday
morning for Stewart, via Maple
Bay, returning to Anyox with
1350 tons of Premier ore and concentrates, and taking on 100 tons
f oopper and 50 tons sulphate
ammonia from Anyox.
The S. S. Griffco arrived from
Prince Rupert, where she discharged 1300 tons of coal on March 10.
The Griffco has 500 tons of lime
rock, 100 tons of general freight
and towed the barge, Grauco, with
2500 tons of coking coal.
The S. S. Marmion left for
Stewart with the scows, Pioneeer
and Independent, and returned
towing the Independent with 400
tons of Premier ore, and bringing
250 tons of ore from Maple Bay.
The historic ship, Lord Temple-
ton, which the Coastwise Steamship & Barge Co. recently purchased, has been towed from Vancouver
to the company's shipyards at
Eagle Harbor, Washington.
The Union Oil Company's steamer. Cathwood, arrived in port last
Saturday afternoon, with 20,000
barrels of oil for the Granby Co.,
and cleared for Los Angeles oi
Monday morning. This is the]
Catherwood's first trip up here.
She is commanded by Captain
Larson, and has a crew of twenty
six men.
Hand Laundry Work. Moderate
prices—Miss B. Crawford, Alice
A provincial constable will be
stationed here during the coming
summer. It is understood that he
will arrive about April 1st.
J. M. Morrison arrived home on
Monday, from a short visit to
Prince Rupert.
Ed. Skoglund arrived in town
on Monday, after an absence of
some months. He has lately been
engaged in mining at the Golkeish
See Al. Falconer for Wood, Coal
and Lumber.
Mr. R. O. Winston, who for the
past nine months has been the tentorial artist at the Welcome Pool
Room, left on Monday, for Prince
Rupert and Vancouver.
Mr. A. Davidson arrived in town
on Tuesday, from the Dolly Varden
mine, and left again the following
Mr. Jack McDonald arrived
yesterday from his home on Vancouver Island, where he has spent
the past few months,
Mr. Frank Gallagher arrived
yesterday from a trip to Montreal
Constable R. A. Beavan, of
Anyox, spent last week-end in
town, on business.
See Al. Falconer for Freight and
Pack Horses.
Anyox Basketball
Mine Win From All Star
Two league fixtures and one exhibition game were played at the
Beach Gymnasium, on Monday
evening. The first contest was in
the International division between
tne Mine and the High School.
The former team completely outclassed their opponents. The
High Sohool missed Eddie Dupuis
sadly, Dupuis being not able to
play owing to illness. Lazoreok
and Stewart McLachlan were
the shining lights for the losers;
while Swanson and Peters played
well for the winners.
The teams were:
Mine: Peters, L. Moore, V.
Moore, Swanson and Thorpe.
High School: E. Clay, H. Clay,
McLachlan, Lazoreck, McDonald.
The second game was the titbit of the evening, bringing together the Bluebirds and the Mine
squad of the Ladies' League, the
former team winning by the score
of 15 to 14. By virtue of their
win, the Mine girls won the second
half of the schedule, therefore forcing the Champions of last season
to a play-off for the premier position this year. The Mine stepped
into the lead right at the start of
hostilities, and remained ahead until the finish. It was not until the
last ten minutes that they were in
danger at all. Helen Calderone
was best for the winners, and Mrs.
MacTaggart for the losers,
The teams were:
Mine: Misses Dean, MacMillan,
Rashleigh, Calderone, and Mesdames Chapman and Wenistrom.
Bluebirds: Mesdames Cody, McTaggart, Dwyer, McQuarrie,
Smith, and Crone.
The final game of the evening
was between an all-star five picked from the Smelter and the Coke
Plant teams, and the Mine, Champions of the senior league for 1924-
1925. The Miners lived up to
their title by a 34 to 23 count.
The game was fairly close in the
early stages, but superior combination and team play told in the end
when the winners had things all
their own way.
The teams were:
Mine: S. Stewart, Lane, R.
Stewart, Dean, Mitchell, Halverson, McNioholl.
All Stars; Cody, Down, York,
Staines, Hogben. Brown.
The Annual St. Patrick's Day
Dance will be held at the Recreation Hall, on Monday, March 16th.
Dancing from 9 to 2. Supper will
be served. Everything will be of
the best.   Tickets $1.00.
Sonora Cabinet Gramophone, in
first-class condition, with 56 records $100.00. A 30.30 Winchester Rifle, $15,00; also a Gallery Special Rifle. 22 calibre,
$10.00. Apply to R. A. Beavan,
Government Building, Anyox.
Instructive Address By
Dr. D. R. Learoyd At
Anyox P. T. A.
The regular monthly meeting of
the Anyox Parents-Teachers
Association was held in the New
School on Tuesday, the 10th.
hist. Mrs. L. McAlister presiding.
Owing to the resignation of Mrs.
H. A. Thorley, it was necessary to
appoint a Secretary, and Miss McFarlane was unanimously elected
to that office.
The question of a magazine devoted to the interests of the P. T.
Association of the Province was
discussed, and the suggestion made
by the Provincial P. T. A. Federation that 25 cents per member be
paid annually towards the
establishment of a P. T. paper,
was endorsed.
At the conclusion ofthe business,
Dr. Learoyd gave a most interesting and instructive lecture on the
hygeian of the child, which deals
with the laws of health and observation.
The subject was divided into
two parts, physical hygeian and
mental hygeian. Children in the
period from 2 to 7 years offer more
problems than infants. It is the
time when the child is most -subject to infection, and therefore it is
necessary to build up his physical
condition, so that he will be able
to resist infectious, deceases, and
when contracted to come through
successfully. There were three
divisions of diet: carbo-hydrates,
fats and proteins. Carbo-hydrats
embraces all cereals, sweets, and
Cereals of all types are desirable,
but rolled oats or crushed wheat,
when well cooked, are given the
preference as an article of diet.
Raw vegetables, such as green
corn, cucumbers, etc., should never
he given to a child, but cooked
vegetables are necessary, as they
contain salts and iron, as well as
carbo-hydrates. The less water
used in the cooking, the better.
A child should not have hot rolls,
or fresh bread, stale being more
easily digested, and better for the
One piece of candy a day was
sufficient for the child, and should
be given immediately after meals.
Bread, fruit, fish, beans, peas, are
rich in protein, and therefore
desirable foods. A certain amount
of meat is beneficial, but this
should be stewed or boiled, aud
never fried.
For dessert, plain puddings are
best, and ice cream once or twice a
week is good. The habit of "peiee-
ing" between meals should be
Some children, while quite
young formed fancies in foods,
and care should be taken that this
is not persisted in, With a little
care and trouble a child can be
Continued on page 4 ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Saturday.   Maroh   14,   1925
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Arm and  Anyox $2,511 Yearly
Other Parts ol'Canada, $2.75
.British Isles and United Slates, $3.00
Notices forOown Grants  -   -   $10,011
Land Notices - $10.00
Coat Notices  -       -       - $0.00
Transient Advertising, 50c.  per inch
Uontiucl Hates on Application.
E. MOSS, lilrlitoranrl Publisher.
Invest In Local Enterprises
A large number of people decry the fact that foreign capital is
somewhat tardy in investing capital in the mining industry of the
province, but they overlook the
fact that they themselves should
be the first to put their money in
sound local mining investments.
An enormous amount of Canadian
capital, has of late years been invested in foreign countries, principally in the U.S.A. The numerous oil companies that have of late
years been floated across the line,
has drained the province of millions of dollars, and it would be interesting to learn what returns the
B. C. investors have obtained on
their money, and whether there is
any prospect of their ever receiving any returns. It. has been
estimated, that one oil company of
Texas obtained two million dollars
from British Columbia, chiefly from
small investors. To obtain money
for any legitimate enterprise,
Americans do not have to canvass
the small investors of B.C.
Canadians can ill afford to send
money to foreign countries for
development purposes. We have
right at our doors one of the
wealthiest mineral districts in the
Dominion, and the lack of capital
is the only cause of its non-development. The investing public of
Anyox and Alice Arm, have an
opportunity at the present time i
they have not possessed for years,
for investing their money in good,
legitimate mining projects. There
are—or will be in a few days-
three mining companies selling
stock in properties located at Alice
Arm. These companies are all
controlled by local men, who are
efficient, and who will spend the
money on the ground, under expert supervision. Those who contemplate any investment should
first examine the opportunties at
their own door, before sending
money to some questionable promotion of which they do not know
anything, except that which falls
from the glib tongue of some high-
trained unscrupluous salesmen.
A newspaper's income is principally from the sale of publicity
(advertising). This is the only
way an editor has of making a
living. It costs somebody something for every line that goes into
a newspaper. When an editor
publishes something that helps a
cause or a people, he is denoting
just so much of good hard money.
Had you ever thought of it in the
way pointed out.?—Portland
Canal News.
Sullivan Is Now Among
Big Mines Of The
System Perfected At Big
Expense For Extracting
The rise of Kimberly as a milling camp is Hue sole!/ to the persist cut. efforts of the Consolidated
Mining and Smelting Co. of
Canada. In .19.11 the Consolidated
company bought the Sullivan mine
from the Fort: Steele Mining and
Smelting Co. for a consideration of
$40,000. The Sullivan, even then,
was admitted to be a great mine if
some method could be worked out
to handle the Sullivan ores successfully.
The Fort Steele company, after
spending thousands of dollars
building a smeltei1 arid experimenting, was unable lo work out a
satisfactory method to handle the
mixed lead, zinc, and iron ores.
When the mine was sold to the
Consolidated, it was generally considered a 'white elephant" because
of the refractory nature of the ores.
Officials of the Consolidated,
however, were not discouraged by
the failure of former operations to
make the Sullivan a paying mine.
They were positive that some
method could be worked out to
handle the immense ore bodies
By constant experimenting a
method of handling the refractory
ores was found, which has placed
the Sullivan among the leading
producers and dividend payers on
the North American continent.
Discovery of the flotation system
of concentrating refractory ores,
and the perfecting of the electrolytic method of handling zinc concentrates having a high iron content, have played no small part in
making the Sullivan operations
The success of the Consolidated
company with the Sullivan mine,
after other operators had failed,
is typical of the majority of the
great mines of the Northwest.
The Bunker Hill mine was condemned by experts when it was in
its early stages, yet the Bunker
Hill company refused to quit, and
finally were rewarded for their
The Days and their associates
were the laughing stock of the
Coeur d'Alenes when they were
bending every effort to make a
mine out of the Hercules. They
finally had the laugh on their side,
when the Hercules became the
largest dividend payer in the district.
II. K. Neill took over the Premier after others quit, and his
success with that property is well
known to everybody in the mining
Springtime Showers
We have a wonderful selection of MEN'S
RAINCOATS in stock, at prices ranging
FROM $7.00 TO $23.00
A Nice Line of Men's Blue Serge Pants
LEW LUN & Co., General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
No Need For Marriage
Middle-aged spinster was once
asked why she never married, and
she always gave the same answer.
"There is not need," she would al
ways say, "for I have three pets at
home, which together serve the
same purpose as a husband. I
have a dog that growls every
morning, a parrot which swears
all the afternoon, and a cat which
comes home late at night.
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.
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
our stock of Men's Wear.    We have a
complete line of winter clothing of all
descriptions,   also   footwear suitable for
every change of weather
T. W. FALCONER «_.*.
Help the Organization
that Serves You
Cigars, Cigarettes and Tobacco, Soft Drinks
Rooms for rent by Day, Week or Month.
Geo. Beaudin
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I Boot  and  Shoe
{      Repairing
If you want to be paid Highest Possible CASH
Prices for your RAW FURS, forward them to
R. S. Robinson & Sons, Ltd.
Branch Receiving Office—1225-6 Standard Bank BIdg., Vancouver, B. C.
Head Office   R. S. R. BIdg., 43-51 Louise St., Winnipeg, Man.
Established 1883 Incorporated 1920
• S. S. Prince Rupert will leave Anyox for Prince Rupert, Vancouver,
Victoria, Seattle and intermediate points, each Thuraday, 11.00 p.m.
S. S, Prince John leaves Prince Rupert, fortnightly for Vancouver,
via Queen Charlotte Islands
Each   Monday,  Wednesday  and Saturday at 5.00 p.m. for Prince
George,  Edmonton,  Winnipeg.   Direct connections for all   points
East and South.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. Mc-NAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent,
Prince Rupert, B. C.
Dealer in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
W.   A.   WILSON,   Proprietor
First Class Work
Highest Gracie Mates
| C. H. WALKER-^b
At rr-a? of Kitsault Cafe.
Hemstitching, Picot Edging,
Plain Needlework,  and Gingham Dreeses, a Speciality
House 217, Beach, Anyox
P. O. Box 400
Alice Arm
Good  Single   Beds   for
Workingmen, 50c.
First Class. Rooms, Hot and
Cold Water, Heated, and
Electric Light
Mrs. E. M. McCOY   Proprietoress
y^ .
Certificate Of Improvements
"Royal No. 1," "Royal No. 2," Royal No. «," "Royal No. 4," "Royal No.
5," "Royal No. 7," and "Royal No, 8"
Mineral Claims, situate in the Naas
River Mining Division of Cassiar District. Where located: on Kitsault
River, about sixteen and a half miles
from Alice Arm.
Take Notice that I, William E.
Williams, Free Miner's Certificate No.
44200-O, agent for .lack Miller, Free
Miner's Certificate No. 60950-O, intend
at the end of sixty days from the date
hereof to apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements
for the purpose of obtaining a Crown
Grant on the above claims.
And Further. Take Notice that
action under Section eighty-live of the
Mineral Act must be commenced
before the issuance of said Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 12th. day of February,
ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX  HERALD,   Saturday.   Maroh   14,   1925
British Columbia's log production for 1924 soared to a new
height, according to figures given
out by the Hon. T. D. Pattullo,
Minister of Lands for the province.
The Total production during 1924
surpassed by 28,000,000 feet, the
total for the next highest year in
the history of the industry iu the
province, 1923.
The Welcome
Pool Room
Alice Arm
Tobacco and Soft Drinks
Pool Tablet, Cigari, Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Vancouver : :
Hotel Hudson
Fireproof,      Central,      Comfortable
Single Room, $1.00 and $1.50
Weekly, $5.00 and $8.00
Tak,e Yellow Taxi, 25c. each
J. W. McFarland,     Owner
Vacant. unreserved, surveyed
Lro-yn Ian"-) may be prei-empted by
Brttl "hjects over 18 years of age,
uri'd by ...iens on declaring Intention
io m, ■'•ne British subjects, condition 'on residence, occupation,
and li; . lent for agricultural
Full information concerning regulations regarding pre-emptions Is
given In Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
"How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
which'can be obtained free of charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Victoria, B.C., or to any Gov-
01 nment Agent.
Records will be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which is not. timber-
land, i.e., carrying over 5,000 board
feet per acre west of the Coast Range
and 8,000 feot per acre east of that
Applications for pre-emptions are
to be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Division, In which the land applied for
is situated, and are made on printed
forms, copies of which can be ob-
, I ained from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions murt be occupied for
five years and improvements made
to value of $10 per acre, uiciuding
clearing and cultivating at least five
acres, before a Crown Grant can be
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Applications are received for purchase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being timberland,
for agricultural purposes; m nimuin
price of first-class (arable) land is $5
per acre, and second-class (grazing)
land |2.B0 per acre. Further information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands Is given in Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purchase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill, factory, or industrial sites ou
timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
Uneurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20
aores, may be leased as hotnesltes,
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.
| LEA8E8
For grazing and industrial purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or a
Under the Grazing Aot the Province li divided Into grazing districts
and the range administered under a
Grazing Commissioner. Annual
grazing permits are Issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
iu established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management Free, or partially free,
permits are available for lettlers,
camper* and traveller!, up to ten
Liquid Light Will  Be
Next Illuminant
The simple electric light switch
by means of which a room can be
Hooded with brilliant light, or even
a whole town illuminated in a
moment, was a tremendous step in
advance, but we are now promised
a light which never goes out.
There is nothing to pay, except the
original cost of buying, say, half a
pint of liquid light.
This liquid light is poured into a
bulb., and the resultant light is
said to be superior to electric or
any other known light, except
nature's own brand of daylight.
This light, being in fact, radioactive, will remain good for seven
years or more, when the bulb may
require refill nig.
It is claimed, also, that this
liquid will eventually make coal
and oil power a thing of the past.
If that is the case, the real abolition of smoke seems to be in sight,
for, although electric, as long as
fuel is necessary for its power, is
smokeless, there will be smoke
Smelting Reductions on Lead
The Consolidated Mining and
Smelting Co. of Canada announces
a new lead treatment schedule for
custom lead, which gives lead shippers about |1.25 per ton advantage
over the existing schedule, which
will be superseded March 1. Between sixty and seventy lead shippers are affected. Like the recent
new zinc schedule, the new lead
rates "give the shippers the benefit
of improvements in operating con
The company expects to revise
again after the increased plant
capacity is put to use iu the summer.
Large Copper Mine in South
One of the largest copper mines
the British Empire is the Bwana
M'Kubwa, in Rhodesia near the
Congo border. It has 7,000,000
tons of ore in re-serve, and is being
worked by steam shovels. A
1,000-ton plant is in course of construction, and it is planned to
raise the capacity to 2,000 tons a
day. A new Minerals Seperator
system is used to concentrate the
Where Canada Leads
She is the third greatest gold
producer iu tbe world.
She has the greatest asbestos,
cobalt, and nickel deposits in the
Canada contains 16 per cent of
the world's known coal resources.
She has the largest forest resources in the empire.
Her national wealth is estimated at over 22 billions of dollars.
Among the countries of the
world Canada stands first in the
percentage of its population living
in electrically lighted homes.
One group of German mines
uses more than 500 locomotives,
operated by compressed air.
A lady tells us that her husband's average income was about
Loyal Order
Anyox Lodge No. 1412
Lodge Meets Every Friday at
8 p.m. Prompt
Headquarters: Catholic Hall, Anyox
.1. (I. Ellis.
F. Larson
P. O. Box 220
Orders   Taken   for  all
Kinds of
Finished Building Material
S. DUMAS, Alice Arm
I Alice Arm Electric
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f   Downtown Agency: Welcome    f
1 Pool Room ?
T    Clothes Cleaned and Pressed    J
I J. LAIDLAW    -    -    PROP. I
Anyox Community
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at 7.30 p.m.
Notice of Application for Beer License
Notice is hereby given that, on the
12th. day of March next, the undersigned intends to apply to the Liquor
Control Board for a license in respect
of premises being part of the building
known as Alice Arm Hotel, situate on
Lot 8643, Cassiar District, in the Town
of Alice Arm, in the province of British Columbia, for tlie sale of beer by
the glass or by the open bottle for
consumption on the premises.
Dated this 12th, dav of February,
Winter Clothing
UNDERWEAR: Stanfield's Heavy, and
the famous Viking.   Also heavy woollen
Socks. Gloves, Toques, Etc.
Women's and Men's Wool Sweaters
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut Any Length
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
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Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
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The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced minerals valued as follows: Placer Gold, f 76,962.203; Lode Gold. §113.352,655: Silver,
$63,532,655; Lead, $58,132,661; Copper, $179,046,508; Zinc, $27,904*756; Coal and Coke. $250.1168.113;
Building Stone, Brick, Cement, $39,41.5,234; Miscellaneous Minerals, $1,408,257; making its mineral
production to tlie end of 1923 show
An Aggregate Value of $810,722,782
The substantial progress of the Mining Industry in this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
figures which show the value of production for successive five-year periods:   For all years to 1895. inclusive.
$94 547 241; forfiveyears. 1896-1900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905. $96,507,968: for five years. 1906
1910, $125,534,474; for five years. 1911-1915. $142,072,603; forfive years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725; for the
year'l921, $28,066,641, and for the year 1923, $41,304,320.
Production During last ten years, $350,288,892
Lode-mining has only been in progress for about 33 years, and not 20 per cent of the Province has been
even prospected; 300,000 square miles of unexplored mineral bearing land are open for prospecting.
The Mining Laws of this Province are more liberal and the fees lower than those of any other Province
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 by
Crown Grants.
Pull information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA, British Columbia ALICE   ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday.   March   14,   1925
Basketball Dance Was
A Success
Last Friday evening was the
oooasion of a very successful (lance,
given by the members of the local
basketball tennis, and held at tlie
Recreation Hall. The dance was
a success in every way, and great
credit is due to the committee in
charge. Dancing started at nine
o.clock, and was continued until
two o'clock. At 11.30 refreshments were served, and after a
short intermission dancing was
resumed. The music was furnish
ed by tlie Elks' live piece orchestra,
consisting of Austin, piano;
Stivenard, cornet: Steele, trombone; Armstrong, violin; and
Waterman, dm ins. Those who
served on the committee in charge
were: Mrs. H B. Chapman, chairman; Mrs. McQuarrie, aud Mr,
Fred Brown, Jimmie Thomson
had  charge of the   refreshments.
The proceeds taken from the
dance are to go towards buying
prizes for the winners of the Ladies'
League, and the winners o:
International League.
Alice Arm Tennis Club
Elect Officers
The Annual meeting of the Alice
Arm Tennis Club was held in the
Anglican Church, on Saturday
The meeting was called for the
election of officers, and to make
arrangements for repairing the
court, aud to outline a programme
for the coming season. Owing to
the poor attendance the latter
business was loft for the decision of
the new officers.
The following officers were elecl-
ed: President: Al Falconer. Vice-
President: Miss B. Crawford.
Secretary: A. D. Yorke. At the
present time the club has a balance
of $22.50 in the treasury.
Subscribe to the Herald
Beach Cafe
Meals at All Hours
Soft Drinks, Sweet Milk and
Certificate Ok Improvements
"Hooter Fraction" Mineral Claim,
situate in the Naas River Mining
Division of Cassiar District. Where
located!—East side of Kitsault River.
TAKE NOTICE that I, Robert
Flowers McGinnis, Free Miner's Certificate No. 070710, intend sixty days
from the date hereof, to apply to the
Mining Recorder for a Certificate of
Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above
And further take notice that action,
under section 85. must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 25th. dav of February,
A.D., 1025,
Instructive Address Given By
Dr. EH R. Learoyd At Anyox
P. T. A. Meeting
Continued from page 1
taught to eat all vegetables.
Dealing with the subject, of
sleep, the Doctor pointed out that
troubled sleep whether iu the
young child, adolescent, or adult,
was often due to physical causes,
such as defective ventilation, or
insufficient covering. A warm
but light covering should be used
on the bed.
The habit of putting the child
to bed at a proper hour was of
great assistance to sleep, as was
also the posture assumed by it.
He deprecated the too frequent
attendance of the adolescent at
parties, as it had a tendency to
make them lax and insipid. Companionship and sports were
necessary for boys and girls during
this period, and the harder they
play the better.
Discipline is a part of mental
hygeian. To discipline a child in
a corporal way after 6 years of age,
is a waste of time. It only induces rebelliousness in older children. A child has many fears.
He fears the dark, the bogey-man,
and animals, and it is a great
shame that he has those fears.
Everyone should be careful what
stories they tell children. The
nervous child is to be pitied, because it could have been prevented.
The lecturer advised a good
spank placed in the right position,
when the child flew into a tantrum, or held his breath, and
strongly advocated that parents
should bring a sense of humour to
the situation. This often helps
much better than a whipping. He
also assured his hearers that the
child would persist in his misdemeanor if he found he could make
capital out of his performance.
A vote of thanks was accorded
to the Doctor for his helpful address on the motion of Rev. J.
Herdman, seconded by Mrs. O. K.
!      ANYOX NOTES      1
♦ I
Mr. J. J. Thompson sailed for the
south last Thursday evening.
Mr. Art. Walters arrived back
in town on Thursday, after spending a prolonged vacation in the
south. Art is all ready to start
the wheels of industry moving
along the Mine road.
Mrs. Guest of Edmonton, arrived
in town on Thursday. She is
visiting her brother, Mr. Greig
Mr. J. Cloke and son Tom,
caught the lirst salmon of the season last Sunday.
Ernie Barclay and Teddy As-
sinius landed a twenty pounder
late Monday afternoon.
Mr. Thompson, of Vancouver,
arived in town on the Camouson,
last Monday.
Mr. Bigham, of Vancouver,
left on the Camouson for Prince
Rupert, last Monday.
Canada, in proportion to population, has fewer divorces than any
of the English-speaking countries
of the world.
Tourist—Can you direct me to
filling station?
Urchin—Fer yerself or the car?
When you have ANY  KIND of
furs to sell, remember that
J. H. Munro, Revelstoke, B. C
Agent for Canadian West-
inghouse, Co. and Canadian
General Electric (for
complete sets)
Also   all   Radio   parts,    Batteries,
Tubes, and Loud-speakers of all
B.  P. O. ELKS
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
Meets every second and fourth Monday of
the inonth
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
Barber Shops
Advertise in the Herald
For Rent, by Day, Week or Month.
Reasonable Rates.
Worthy of your Support
Anyox Community League
Reading Room and Library
A wide range of Newspapers,
Magazines and Periodicals on
file.   New books regularly
Join Up!
Make  the League better
through your influence
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc. p
W. M. CummingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
"   ' Building, Alice Arm
Post Office
John M. Morrison
General Contractor
Teaming Freighting, Wood
Coal, Pack Horses and
Saddle Horses
Granby Stores
Ladies   Fibre Silk Hose.    All the
new Spring colors, per pair  $1.00
Pure Silk Hose, all colors, per pair 1.50
Silk Lisle Hose.    Regular 75e.  for 50c.
Ail        ff If you wish a good   work shoe
I'lCII • and one that  will  keep   your
feet dry during the spring thaw
Regular price, plain toe    $7.25
Regular price, with toe cap      7.00
Light Weight Coats and Raincoats,
good for all-round use
Dark Grey Tweed, rubberized ....    $10.75
Dark Khaki Gaberdine         16.75
New Shade Whipcord       22.50
Many other lines to choose from
Soften the Water and Perfume the bath
Yardley's Bath Bricks    $1.50
Yurdley's Bath Salts $1.50 and $3.50
Yardley's Water Softener      3,50
DuBarry Bath Bricks $1.25 and $1.50
A full bath can be scientifically softened and delightfully perfumed with a
very small quantity of these preparations
Boating Season will soon be here.    Your boat needs renovating and
some repairs
Paint,   Brass Fittings,   High and Low Tension Wire,   "Hot Shot" Batteries,   Spark
Plugs,   New York Coils,   Flexible Cable,   "Eveready" Batteries


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