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 All the Mining
News of the ,
Northern
B. G. Coast
ALICE ARM AND ANYOX,  BRITISH COLUMBIA
THE HERALD
The Herald Brings Results to Advertisers
$2.25 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
I VOL. 2,   NO. 13
Alice Arm, B. C, Saturday, September 23, 1922
5 cents each.
fox Group has
Big Ore Showings
Property  Shows  Great
Promise
Mr. 0. Flint arrived down from
Ihe Fox property during the week,
leaving completed development
tivork for this year. The Fox is
Jituated at the Kitsault Glaoier,
lind consists of four claims and a
fraction.
The open cut started in the
Immmer to. crosscut the big ore
lihowings has now been driven a
[listance of fifty feet. The cut was
litarted on the foot wall, and the
lather wall has not yet been reached.
iGrood ore, carrying galena, zinc and
■copper was encountered the full
■length of the cut, and samples
|taken are now being assayed.
Work has also been done this
hummer on another vein on the
Lame group. This vein, in places,
[is seven feet wide and three open
fcuts have been driven with ex-
Itremely encouraging results. A
Ijfmnel, twenty feet in length has
■also been driven; on this vein, and
■good  galena and—copper ore -has
heen encountered, the ore iu the
funnel is solid in the bottom, but
Is somewhat loose at the top, due
mo the action of water from the
outface.   It is expected that when
■mother eight feet is driven, solid
ore throughout will be encountered.
Another vein of ore was located
|)n the property this summer, 1ft.
tit width.   A small open cut was
■made,   and the vein shows solid
|galena, grey and yellow oopper ore.
Several other veins have been
located on the property, but no
work has yet been done on them,
due principally to transportation
difficulties. ,..
The work done this summer on
the Fox proves conclusively that
large  ore  bodies exist,, and   the
property only awaits development
in order to prove up the ore bodies
at depth.
Homestake Co.
May Work Mine
The Consolidated Homestake
Mining and Development Co;f Ltd.
of Vancouver, having settled its
litigation in connection with the
Homestake gronp of claims and the
TipTop mineral claim, situated at
the Kitsault Glaoier, has deoided
to restart work on that property
immediately, says a report issued
recently by the Company in Vancouver. The completion of the
tunneling started last year, will be
the objeotive this winter, should
operations be commenced. A. C.
H. Gerhardi will be in oharge of
operations.
Consistent advertising gets the
business.
Big Logging Camps
for Alice Arm
Contract Signed for Twenty
Million Feet.
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Tretheway Brothers, of Abbots-
ford, owners of the Abbotsford
Timber, Mining & Development
Company, have recently made a
contract with the Pacific Mills,
Ltd., of Ooean Falls, calling for the
delivery of 20,000,000 feet of timber
from their Alice Arm property, the
timber to be delivered within two
years. Reports have reached tow n
that the work of getting out the
logs- will commence this fall. The
deal was affected by J. E. Taylor,
of the Ocean Falls Co.
It will be remembered that dur-
the visit of Mr. S. Tretheway here
last year, he stated that the land
owned by them would be logged
off as soon as a market could be
found for the logs, and that the
stumps would be pulled and the
ground converted into agricultural
lands. Now that a market has
been found for the logs, it will be
only a matter of a short time
befi|| tractive operations are commenced.
Horse Shoe Group
Looking Good
Trail Needed to Encourage
Development
Mr. Elmer Ness brought down
some fine samples of ore during the
week, from the Horse Shoe Group,
situated on McGrath Mountain.
The ore consists of grey copper and
is of very high grade, some pieces
being practically pure oopper.
The opeh cut on the property
has been deepened, and the high
grade ore vein has widened from
16 inches on the surface to nearly
3 feet, on a depth of 10 feet, whioh
fact looks very encouraging for the
future of the property.
The development of this property is, however, greatly handi
capped by the lack of a suitable
trail. E. Elge, late manager of
the Esperanza, recently agreed to
develop the property, but owing to
the absence of a suitable trail, he
abandoned the project. It is hoped
and expected that the government
will build a trail into this section
in the near future so that develop
meut will not be retarded, for this
section, unlike the upper Kitsault,
does not depend on the operation
of the Dolly Varden Railway for
the transportation of supplies, but
is ready for extensive development
just as soon as trails are built into
the country.
Mr. H, F. Kergin, M L, A, left
on Thursday, for Nelson, to attend
the big Liberal Convention, to be
held there on the 28th. and 29th.
He expects to be away two weeks.
Weekly Meeting of
Anyox Community
League Council
The regular weekly meeting of
the Community League Council,,
was held in the Reoreatipn Hall,
on Wednesday evening, September"
20th, at 8 p.m. ; Present: President Ferguson, Secretary-Treasurer C. J. Lowry, Councillors Mrs.
McKay, Messrs. Rowley, Murdoch.
Noel, Armour, Buzzelle and Sherman.
The minutes of the preceeding
meeting were read and adopted.
On reports of committee's being
a,sked for, Mr. Rowley, Chairman
of Choral and Dramatic Department, told of a meeting to be held
in the Rest Room on Monday
evening, September 25th, for the
purpose of forming a Dramatic
Club in connection with the Community League.
Mr. Murdoch told of progress in
connection with the Tennis Club
Dance to be held in the Recreation
Hall, on Friday, September 22nd.
The minutes of a special meeting
ot the Council *Held in the Rest
Room on Friday evening, September 18th, were read. The Chairman explained the object of this
meeting, which was to hear the
report of the Finance Committee
in connection with the Beach
gymnasium and take whatever
action was necessary to further the
project without loss of . time.
These minutes were endorsed by
the Council oh the motion of Mr.
Lowry, which was seconded by
Mr. Armour.
Mr. Rowley took up the matter
of a piano teacher. Mr. Armour
thought that it would be advisable
to give' a local musician the chance
if one could be obtained. Mrs. Eve
spoke on the matter and said that
for the past several years nothing
had been done for the ohildren of
Anyox. What was wanted was
something more tangible than talk
and the children should have the
best consistent with reason. Mr.
Armour agreed with this, saying
there was nothing too good for the
ohildren of Anyox, and a certiflcat-
teacher should be seoured. Mr.
Lowry suggested advertising for a
teaoher. Mr. Selfe thought that
the Sohool Board should consider
the proposal in conduction with the
League, the teacher to instruct in
the schools. Mrs. Eve thought
there would be a good living for a
teacher, independent of the schools,
for there were some forty pupils
available. Mr. Armour said he
would like to see a teaoher of piano,
Violin and voice. It was finally
moved by Mr. Armour, and seconded by Mrs. McKay that a
teacher of piano and voice be advertised for. Mr. Lowry asked
that the advertisement read to
give preference to a teaoher able
to do orchestral work.? This was
agreed to.
Elks Celebrate
Winning Ball Cup
Speeches, Toasts and Songs
at Big Smoker
On Tuesday evening, September
19, the Elks, whose team won the
Cup, emblematic of the champion-^
ship of the Anyox Baseball League,
for the 1922 season, held a smoker
at the Dugout, when about a
hundred sat down to supper, which
did oredit to chef Jim Thomson,
who was ably assisted by Jim
Foxley, Jim Blaney, and several
other Jimmies.' P. Draudson,
t wirier of the cup winners, occupied
the chair, and opened the proceedings . by passing round the Cup,
which was filled with a joy producing fluid. The Chairman gave
a .most appropriate speech,' finishing by proposing a toast to the
Mine team, the holders of the Cup
last year, and who, put up some
great battles to retain it this year.
Mr. A. Ployart, manager of the
Mine team, replied, and reciprocated with a toast to the Elks' team,
followed by a toast to the Smelter
team, the team although finishing
at the bottom of the League, made
the game interesting. Mr. H.
Davis, manager of the Smelter
team responded.
Mr. H. F. Kergin, M. L. A. gave
a short address, concerning the
history of baseball in Anyox, from
its inception, citing occasions on
which Alice Arm had defeated
Anyox. He then proposed a toast
to the Alice Arm baseball team.
Mr. Chas. Wing was the next
speaker, and he dealt with sports
in general, attributing the success
of the past season to the untiring
work of Mr. F. Kelley, seoretary of
the Anyox Community League,
which was followed by insistent
calls for Mr. Kelley, who made a
•short speech.
Mr. F. Mealy, captain of the
Mine team was called upon, and he
replied in a few word, saying, that
he was only sorry that he was
drinking from the cup down at the
Beach, instead of up on the Mine
hill. '
Mr. Fred Archer gave an excel-
Mrs, McKay asked that something be done to aid the children
of the Mine to get to and from
sohool during the winter months.
There were twenty-four ohildren
between nine and ten years of age
who had difficulty in attending
when the snow was deep. Mr.
Armour thought that the same
thing also applied to the Beach
children. It was finally decided
that Mrs. McKay, with ihe Sec-'
retary, investigate the report.
It was moved that a clarinet be
purchased for a player, who would
play for dances, etc., paying for
the instrument as it was earned.
» Continued from page 8.
lent exhibition of the dramatic art
in his rendering of Robert W.
Service's, "Blasphemous Bill,"
which had such a rousing reception
that Mr. Aroher had to do some
more, and he did so, with "How
that Woman could love." The fun
had now got into full swing, and
following is the programme:
Story, by P. Draudson.
Chorus, led by F. Whittaker.
Song, "The son of a Gamblier,"
by A. Morton.
Song, "My Kentucky Home," by
Max Morrow.
Song, "Sitting till the tide comes
in at Bear Creek," by J. Haslett.
Sermon, by S. Down.
Speech, by E. J. Conway.
Recitation, by J. Blaney.
Song, "A wee doch an doris," by
J. Thomson.
Song, "Mammas little coal black
Rosie," by E. Blundel.
Sketch, "The wet shampoo," the
characters were well portrayed
by P. Draudson, as "the barber,:'
J. Sherman, "the assistant," F.
Whittaker, "the victim," in which
the victim comes in for some rough
handling, but to show there is no
ill feeling, the trio wind up with
"Auld Lang Syne."
Anyox General Store
Picnic to Alice Arm
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The Anyox General Store picnic
held at the Alice Arm Hotel, last
Sunday, was like all preceeding
store picnics, a decided success.
Owing to the boys picking out a
rather damp day the scene of activities were transferred to the Hotel
instead of the open air, but although the weather was damp the
spirits of the fifty-three trippers
refused to be dampened, and a
merry old time was spent by everyone. Lunch and supper were
served at the Hotel, and the tables
groaned beneath the huge piles of
good eats that were brought along,
and anyone was welcome to sit
down and eat their fill.
The party left at 7* p.m., after
spending a very pleasant and enjoyable day.
Death of Little Boy
this Week, at Anyox
The death occurred Wednesday,
September 20th, at the Anyox
Hospital, of Charles McLeod, aged
11 years, eldest son of Mr. and
Mrs. Norman McLeod. Death was
due to septic tonsilitis and pnemo-
nia. He was sick for two weeks
and passed away last Wednesday,
at 5 p.m. Much sympathy is expressed for the parents in their
sad bereavement, having been residents of Anyox for a number of
years. The funeral will take place
today at the Anyox cemetery.
Patronize our Advertisers ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Alice Arm,   Saturday, September 23, 1922
The Alice Arm and Anyox Herald
Published al Alice Arm
E.  MOSS
Editor and Publisher
SUBSCRIPTION   RATE:   $2.50   A   YEAR
Transient Display Advertising, 50 cents per inch per issue.
Local Readers 10 cents per line per issue.
Classified Advertising, per insertion, 2 cents per word.
Special Position Display or Reading, 25 per cent above ordinary Rates.
Certificate of Improvement, $10.00 (if more than one claim mentioned,
for each additional claim mentioned.)
Land Notices, $10.00      Coal Notices, $6.00
Contract Display Advertising Rates on Application
No Advertising accepted (or First Page.
$1.00
Address by Hon. Wm. Sloan,
at the International Mining
Convention at Nelson
At the fourth International
Mining Convention, recently held
at Nelson, the Hon. Wm. Sloan,
minister oi mines, in addressing the
Convention, reviewed the condition
of the mining industry along the
lines of the Annual Report of his
department. Within the area of
the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific, from the International Boundary to the Artie, was an area of
550,000 square miles of mountain
ranges, in which mining would be
the basic industry. British Columbia offered a great field for
prospectors and the government
was doing all it could to encourage
prospecting. The lectures by the
resident engineers had been attended by 3,000 men. Displays were
being made in such centres as
Nelson of samples of economic
minerals to enable prospectors to
familiarize themselves with such
minerals as they might be expected
to discover. The Cedar Creek
excitement had shown that there
were places where concentration of
gold was sufficiently marked to
assure profitable working, and the
yield oi the benches there led to
the belief that the day of the
individual miner with his rocker
and sluice-box had not passed in
Cariboo. A considerable increase
in the gold output might be expected by bydraulicing and dredging
in the Omineca and Peace River
as well as the Cariboo.
In lode mining, the Premier had
paid $900,000 in dividends within
the past few months. The owner
of copper should take heart   ...
In regard to the iron and steel
industry, an arrangement had been
made with the Dominion Government for the investigation of the
iron ore deposits of the province,
including those near Kitchener, and
and at Sand Creek, Bull River, for
the guidance of those having in
view the establishment of an iron
and steel industry. The work,
which was in charge of Dr. Young
would be assisted by the Mines
Department by diamond Drilling
and other development where necessary to, obtain information as to
the extent of the deposits.
Coal mining was essential to the
production of iron and steel and
they had large reserves of coal
—enough to keep the fires of
industry burning for generations.
For the past ten years coal mining
had made progress, and it was
hard to understand the shortsighted policy of their own people
in using imported oil fuel to operate
plants and heat buildings.
The people should be behind
the government in their effort to
get the question of freight rates
adjusted, as it was a matter of
much importance to the mining
industry. In Canada, mine products constituted 35 per cent, of
the tonnage handled by the railways; in the United States, 54
per cent; and in the United
Kingdom, 76.8 per cent. He congratulated the Associated Boards
of Trade of Eastern British Columbia on their action in regard to
discriminatory rates on basic commodities. He congratulated the
committee in charge of the arrangements. The Convention had a
healthy and inspiring tone. Its
success must be a source of gratification to the committee and to the
people of Nelson.
Weather Doesn't Fit
Dinna gang to kirk
When it rains,
Ye micht catch
Rheumatic pains I
Bide t' name
When it is cauld,    '■
Lest ye dee
When ye're auld.
The kirk's nae place
When it's hot,
The folks might think
Ye care a lot I
When it's fine,
Leave the Lord.
Gang a ridin'
In yer Ford!
Ye like kirk fine,
Believs in God,
But canna gae,
The weather's odd I
Ye're no to blame,
It's in ither lands,
Ye bet the Lord
Understands!
A new strike of ore has been made
on the Maple Leaf mine, at Grand
Forks, by A. J. Fee and others. It is
the intention to sink a shaft 50 feet
and drift, to determine the size of the
ledge.
: The Rock Candy mine and mill at
Grand Forks has closed down. It is
not known how long it will remain
closed.
Hi yon have lost anything, advertise for it. If you want to sell
anything, advertise it.
English Speaking Nations
Should Co-operate
Mr. T. A. Rickard, of San Francisco,
speaking at the Mining Convention,
at Nelson, on "The, English-Speaking
peoples," in which he instanced the
goodwill of the United States and
Canada by their boundary line of 8,500
miles without a fort or battleship.
Their common speech was a bond of
common thought. If the world was to
be saved from ruin, and civilization
from suicide, it would be by the
English Language. He denounced
W. R. Hearst as "a pimp of journalism, a printing pestilence" in his abuse
-of the British nation: and Horatio
Bottomley should be restricted to the
Hittite tongue in his abuse of the
United States. Americans and Canadians should study the beautiful
French language. He defined true
patriotism as enlightened devotion to
one's country for the benefit of
humanity. England was the free
common mother of the commonwealths of the world. Their peaceful
co-operation as two nations would
extinguish hatred and preserve peace.
Lays and Relays
A little jump in Mary's rent
Made Mary rather sore;
But everywhere that Mary went
They asked a little more;
-W. S. Adkins
A little rent in Mary's hose
Was where it would'ht show;
The only place that could have been
Was in the heel you know.
—Lethbridge Herald.
So Mary came to Cranbrook Town
Where high rents we do see;
So possibly poor Mary's rent
Was somewhere near her knee.
—Cranbrook Herald.
And Mary came on to our town,
To economize in rent;
Alas! she found the .rent had reached
The place where Mary bent.
—Okanagan Commoner.
Some men work all their lives, some
get rich, and some marry women who
can run boarding houses.
The population of Vancouver Island
is 116,730.-
B. P. O. Elks
Dominion of Canada
ANYOX LODGE No. 47
Meets Every Monday, 8 p.m.
Elk's Hall
Anyox Community
League
Council meets every Wednesday
Evening, at 7.30 p.m. Every
second Wednesday of month at
Mine Hall; every first, third and
fourth Wednesday at Recreation
Hall, i
If you can suggest anything to
better conditions, tell it to us at
the meetings.
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Maple Bay Cafe
ANYOX
Only Cife in Town
Pies, Cakes and Bread fresh
every day j
See us when you want an
appetising lunch
Geo. JESSOP, Prop.
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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.
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Canadian National Railiuau
GRAND TRUNK PACIFIC RAILWAY
Steamers Sailing between Seattle, Victoria, Vancouver,
Powell River, Ocean Falls, Swanson Bay, Prince Rupert
Anyox, Stewart, and Queen Charlotte Islands
SAILINGS FROM  ANYOX
Thursdays at 1.00 p.m.,  for Vancouver,   Victoria,  Seattle and
intermediate points
TRAIN SERVICE FROM PRINCE RUPERT
Passenger: DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY, at 6.45 p.m., for Smithers,
Prince lieorge, Edmonton and Winnipeg, making direct connections for all points East and South.
All Trains and Boats operate on STANDARD TIME.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply to any Grand Trunk
Pacific Agent, or to G. A. McNICHOLL, Assistant General Freight and
Passenger Agent, Prince Rupert, B. C.
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Value for Money!!
Inspect our Complete Stock of Men's Working„.L.
Clothes,  Including:   Slicker Coats and Hats,
Rubber Shoes, Knee Rubbers, Hip Rubbers,
Raincoats, Etc.   Men's Working Shoes, Cloth
Pants, Overalls, Socks, Hats and Caps, Etc. Etc.
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LEW LUN & Co.. General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
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BUTCHER  SHOP
Beef, Pork and Mutton, Fresh Salmon and
Halibut, Ham and Bacon Always on Hand
J. A. MacDERMAID,   -   Alice Arm
AL.  FALCONER
ALICE ARM
Baggage and Transfer.   Heavy Freighting
and Pack Horses
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WELLINGTON LUMP COAL AND WOOD
FOR SALE
EVERY ORDER GIVEN IMMEDIATE ATTENTION
// you want Real Good, Up-to-date Printing,
send your next order to the Herald Office,
s^k^k^k^k^k^M ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Alioe Arm*   Saturday, September 23, 1922
eeting of Community
League Council
Continued from page 1.
There was some discussion over
lie advertised price of the Tennis
ub Dance.   Several members of
ie Council  thought  that  $1.50
as too much altogether.   It was
bally explained  that the details
' the dance were being carried out
the Tennis Dance Committee}
id that their wishes would be the
•st consideration.
It was deoided to trade a saxa-
jhone and mellophone, which were
mong the Mine orchestra instru-
lents  purchased some time ago,
nd  being  low   pitch,   are    hot
jvailable for the band or orchestra
low in existence.    (
Mrs. Hoffman asked about the
ymnasiuin and wanted to know
yhy the people of the Beach had
ot been given a chance to vote on
lie matter, and thought that a
kating rink would be the btet
hing under the circumstances,
sir. Buzzelle told of the rink at
Uice Arm, and that a rink of the
ame kind could be constructed
lero at a small cost. Mr. Rowley
aid that he was one of the share-
lolders of the Alice Arm rink, and
hat the construction had cost
$000 with voluntary labor. The
lieague did not have the money,
dr. Simpson spoke to the effect
hat the winters here were not
ufficiently cold enough to warrant
. building, and that it would have
o be supplied with an ice making
lachine after it was erected. It
las thought that an open air rink
/ould be the best thing, and it
rax finally decided to investigate
lie possibilities of converting the
tennis court this winter.
It was deoided to make a pres
entation on behalf of the people of
Anyox  to Mr.   Wade  Wetmore,
who is leaving Anyox in the near
future.
It was suggested by the Secretary that a vote of thanks be
tendered to manager Ed. Wall, of
the baseball team which represent-
Anyox at the Prince Rupert Fair,
and also the ball players. This
was duly done and the meeting
adjourned.
Ruth and Francis
Bonded at Stewart
The Ruth and Francis property
owned by J. Nesbit and A. Archie,
of Stewart, has been bonded to
influential parties. Owing to the
lateness of ths season, no development Work will be done until next
spring.
The property consists of five
claims, and is situated on the north
fork of Glaoier Creek, from 8 to 9
miles distant from Stewart.
■Considerable development work
has been done on the property by
the owners.
The town of Stewart will soon
have an up-to-date electric light,
water and telephone system, if
present plans are carried through.
An agreement has been arrived
at between Fred and William
Jancowski, and the Stewart Land
Company, whereby the former will
take over on a lease, subject to
purchase, the old power plant at
the (Corner of Columbia and Ninth
streets, together with the telephone
lines and water mains.
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ALICE ARM FREIGHTING Co.
GENERAL CONTRACTORS
BAGGAGE. FREIGHT. TEAMING. COAL AND
WOOD.   PACK TRAINS & SADDLE HORSES
Office: Next to Pott Office        •     .  J. M. Morrison, Manager
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BRUGGY'S   STORE
Wholesale and Retail
Fresh Meats,   Groceries, Provisions,
Hardware,   and General  Outfitters
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FIRST  CLASS  ACCOMODATION1
Dining Room and
Club in Connection
Hot & Cold Water
Electric Light
Special Rates for Families
one
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E. McCOY, Proprietress
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Community
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RECREATION  HALL
Get the Habit Three Nights a
Week
TUESDAY; THURSDAY,
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Be Sure & Keep These Nights
for the Pictures
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WE SHOW  THE BEST
- ON THE SCREEN -
If you've anything to sell, ad
vertise it in the Herald and turn
it into money.
SYNOPSIS OF
LANDAGTAMENDMENTS
Minimum price of first-class land
reduced to $5 an acre: second-nlass to
12.50 an aero.
Pre-emption now confined to surveyed lands only.
Records will be granted covering only
land suitable for agricultural purposes
and which is non-timber land.
partnership pre-emptions abolished,
but parties of not more than four may
arrange for adjacent pre-emptions
with joint residence, but each making
necessary Improvements on respective
claims.
Pre-emptors must occupy claims tor
five years and make improvements to
value of $10 per acre, Including clear-
i Ing and cultivation of at least 6    -res.
before receiving Crown Grant.
Where pre-emptor In occupation noi
•ess than 3 years, and has made proportionate Improvements, he may, because of Ill-health, or other cause, oe
Planted Intermediate certificate ot Im
provement and transfer his claim
Records without permanent residence may he Issued, provided applicant makes improvements to extent of
$360 per annum and records same each
year. Failure to make improvements
or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained In
■ess than 5 years, and improvements
of 110.00 per acre, Including 5 acres
cleared and cultivated, and residence
of at least 2 years are required.
Pre-emptor holding Crown Urant
may record another pre-emption, if he
requires land in conjunction with his
farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory Improvements made
and residence maintained on Crown
granted land.
Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20
acres, may he leased as homesites,
title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and Improvement conditions.
For grazing and Industrial purposes
areas exceeding 640 acres may be
leased by one person or company.
Mill, factory or Industrial sites on
timber land not exceeding 40 acres
may be purchased; conditions Include
payment of stumpage.
Natural hay meadows Inaccessible
by existing roadu may be purchased
conditional upon construction of a road
to them. Rebate of one-half of coat of
road, not exceeding half of purchase
price, Is made.
PRE-EMPTORS' FREE GRANTS ACT.
The scope of this Act Is enlarged to
include all persons joining and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The
time within which the heirs or devisees
of a deceased pre-emptor may apply
for title 'Under the Act ia extended
from for one year from the death uf
such person, as formerly, until . one
year after the conclusion of the great
war, - This privilege Is also made re-
trocatlve.
No fees relating to pre-emptions are
due or payable by soldiers on preemptions recorded after June 26, 1918.
Taxes are remitted for five years,
Provision for return of moneys accrued, dun and been paid since August
4, 1914, on account of payments, fees
or taxes on soldiers'' pre-emptions.
Interest on agreements to purchase
town or oity lots held by members of
Allied Forces, or dependents, acquired
direct or Indirect, remitted from enlistment to March 81, 1920.
SUB-PURCHASERS OF CROWN
LANDS
Provision made for Issuance of
Crown grants to sub-purchasers of
Crown Lands, acquiring rights from
purchasers who failed to complete
purchase, Involving forfeiture, on ful-
fillment of conditions of purchase, Interest and taxes, where sub-purchasers do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes may
be distributed proportionately over
whole area. Applications must be made
by May 1, 1920.
CRAZING;
Orazlng Act, 1919, for systematic
development of livestock Industry provides for grazing districts and range
administration under Commissioner.
Annual crazing permits Issued based
on numbers ranged; priority for estab
lished owners. Stock-owners may
form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits
for settlers, campers or travellers, ud
to ton head. " I
Anyox Community
League
If you are in need of a mental
tonic, take advantage of the
League Library. The digestion
of a good book is often the
cause of a different viewpoint
ID
BATHS
Turkish   Sweat   Shower
and Tub
ANYOX BARBER SHOP
USE
GRANBY BENZOL
THE BEST MOTOR FUEL
FOR  SALE BY  THE
GRANBY STORE
ANYOX
Shoe Repairing
OF ALL KINDS
QUICK SERVICE
LEO PAULCER   Alice Arm
SUNSET
Rooming House
AUCE ARM
First Class Rooms to Rent by Day,
Week or Month
Soil Drinks, Cigars, Cigarettes aid Tobacco
LULICH & THOMAS
PROPRIETORS
Kitsault Cigar Store
Cigars, Tobacco & Soft Drinks
Wholesale and Retail
ROBERTSON & DUMAS, Props.
FIRST CLASS ROOMS
For Rent, by Day, Week or Month.
Reasonable Rates.
CIGARS, TOBACCO & SOFT DRINKS
POOL ROOM IN CONNECTION
N. SUTILOVICH, Prop.
6. W. BARRETT
ALICE ARM
General
Merchandise
LAUNCH, "AWAKE"
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
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SPECIAL  TRIPS   BY  ARRANGEMENT
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KITSAULT CAFE
ALICE ARM
Meals Served at All Hours
BREAD  AND   PASTRY  ALWAYS  FOR  SALE
GUS.  ANDERSON, Proprietor
T   W.  FALCONER
AUCE ARM
Shelf and Heavy Hardware, Paints and
Oils, Groceries, Drygoods, Boots & Shoes
Dynamite - Caps - Fuse      McClarys Stoves and Ranges ALICE   ABM   AND   ANYOX   HEBALD,   Alioe Abm,   Saturday, September 23, 1922
High Grade from
Esperanza Mine
High grade ore is coming down
the hill from the Esperanza mine
in a steady stream, and is being
hauled to the government wharf,
via tho Dolly Varden Railway.
There are 520 sacks to be hauled
down, which will constitute over
twenty-five tons. The ore is being
brought down to allow more room
at the mine for sacking and piling
ore.
ALICE ARM NOTES
Mrs. H. Nucich is spending a
few day's holiday in Anyox.
See Al. Falconer for Freight
and Pack Horses.
0
Mr. J. Baxter, inspector of the
Royal Bank of Canada, is giving"
the local branch the once-over.
Mrs. T. W. Falconer, and her
sister, Miss Velma Selkirk, are
spending a few days holiday with
Mrs. Whelan, at Anyox.
Arthur Smith, an old-timer of
the camp, and now working at
Anyox is spending a few days in
camp looking over the Matilda
property, of which he is part-
owner.
D. S. Cameron, who has been
Provincial Constable here for the
past ;two years, left on Tuesday
for Prince Rupert, to take up his
new duties as a member of the
police force of that town. Mr.
Cameron has been President of the
Citizens' Association since its inception, which office he filled in a
very able manner, and his fellow
officers were sorry to lose such an
ardent and enthusiastic worker.
See Al Falconer for Wood or
Coal
ANYOX NOTES
Union Church Services, Sunday,
September 24. Sunday School 11 a.m.
Evening Worship, 7.45 p.m. We
extend a welcome to you.
Mr. Walter Overand returned on
Thursday, from a trip to Prinoe
Rupert.
Mr. J. Lewis, manager of the
Anyox branch of the Canadian
Bank of Commerce, returned from
holidays in the south on Thursday.
Mrs. McQuarrie left on Thursday
returning home to Vancouver, after
visiting Mr. McQuarrie and son
Leishman.
Mr. Walter Rashleigh left on
Thursday for a month's visit to
Vancouver.
Miss E. Haslett. winner of the
Granby scholarship in the Anyox
schools, left on Thursday, for Vancouver, where she will enter the
university of B. C.
Mr. J. Pinder-Moss, director of
the northern B. C. Polytechnic, is
a visitor to Anyox, in connection
with organizing night schools for
the coming winter. He expects to
have the classes started by October 2nd.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Crone returned
on Thursday, from holidaying in
the east.
Mr. W. Anderson, a well known
athlete of Prince Rupert, arrived
on Thursday, and will enter the
employ of the Granby Co.
Mr. J. Woods arrived from
Prince Rupert, on Thursday, and
is now on the General Office Staff.
Mr. A. Jacobs, of the Mine, left
on Thursday, on a month's visit to
Vancouver.
Mr. C. L. Champion, manager
of the General Store, is on a business trip to Vancouver.
Mrs. Clapp and children arrived
-~l
Anyox Stores
DRUG DEPARTMENT
0 0 0
Insure Your
Good Teeth
Save Your Bad One's
o o o
Pure Bristle Tooth Brushes, shaped to reach the crevices,
50c. 60c. and 75c.
WE ALSO SELL AND RECOMMEND
Pepsodent Tooth Paste
For Cleansing and Overcoming acid condition
of the mouth.   Price SO cents.
on Thursday, to join Mr. Clapp,
the newly appointed Assistant
General Manager.
Mr. T. Malohey, who has been
in the General Office for the past
two months, left on Thursday for
Prinoe Rupert.
Needlework and
EmbroideryLessons
CLASS  OR  PRIVATE
TWELVE LESSONS,   $5.00
Single Lesson, 50c. by
Appointment
Mrs. J. Wier -   Phone 123
CROWDED   OUT
Owing to the large amount of
baseball and other news last week,
the following important items»were
crowded out.
We are in receipt of a copy of
the Western Mail, of Cardiff,
Wales, sent by two Anyoxites,
Messrs. C. Parmitter and J. Humphreys, who were present at the
Eisteddfod, the great Welsh national festival, the report of which
occupies most of the space of the
Western Mail.
The Church Gazette organ of
the Anyox Union Church made its
first appearance this month. It is
publication well worth reading,
dealing with Church matters
throughout the world and local
Church news on the front page.
Rev. J. Herdman is the local1
editor.
Miss 8|ewart of the Hospital
staff, returned on Thursday from a
visit to the south.
Mrs. J. Milligan and son returned on Thursday from a trip south.
Mrs. J. W. Esplin and daughter
returned home on Thursday, from
an extended visit to the south.
Mrs. J. Varnes and son, arrived
from Vancouver on Thursday, to
join her husband.
Mrs. W. Evans returned on
Thursday from Vancouver.
Jack Maloney has left on a visit
to New York.
Mrs. Baxter and family, left on
Thursday, for the south. Miss
Betty is remaining in Anyox.
MINERAL ACT
NOTICE
Whereas B. T. Colquhoun, D. R.
Shewan, both of Vancouver, B. C.
and W. J. Van Houten, of Hollywood,
California, are co-owners of the "Big
Strike" Mineral Claim, situated in
Portland Canal District, Alice Arm,
located June 8th, 1010, and recorded at
Anyox, on the 10th. June, 1010;
And Whereas the said W. J. Van
Houten_ has failed to contribute his
proportion of the expenditure required
by Sections 48 and 51 of the Mineral
Act, and his co-owners, B. T. Colquhoun and D. E. Shewan have made
the expenditure!
NOW THIS IS TO GIVE NOTICE
to said W. J. Van Houten that if, at
the expiration of ninety days from the
first publication of this notice in the
"Herald" a newspaper published and
circulating in the Mining Division in
which said claim is situated, the said
W. J. Van Houten shall fail or refuse
to contribute the sum of $50.00, his
proportion of the expenditure required
by said sections 48 and 51, together
with all costs of advertising, his interest in the claim shall become vested in
his said co-owners pro-rata, on complying with and in accordance with
the provisions of Section 28 of the
Mineral Act.
The said ninety days shall expire,
Saturday, October 14th, 1022.
D. B. Shewan
BOBBBT T. OOLtJUHOUN
F. 0. Saunders, Solicitor for Shewan and Colquhoun, 727 Birks Building,
Vancouver, B. C.
MINEBAL ACT
FORM F.
Certificate of Improvements
NOTICE
"Silver Dream" Mineral Claim, situate in the Naas Biver Mining Division
of Oassiar District. Where located:
East side of Kitsault River,
TAKE NOTICE that I, William F,
Eve, Free Miner's Certificate Noj
62081-C, intend, sixty days from the
date hereof, to apply to the Mining
Recorder for a Certificate of Improve:
ments, for the purpose of obtaining a
Crown Urant of the above claim.
And further take notice that action,1
under section 85, must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 15th. day of August, A.D.1
Subscribe to the
HERALD
$2.25 a year
CASCADE BEER
The Beer without a Peer
Made in B. C. for thirty years from only
pure products
Canada Cream
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The Finest Stout Made in B. C.
Ask the Government Vendor for CASCADE BEER
and CANADA CREAM STOUT
VANCOUVER BREWERIES, Ltd.
For Sale at Vendor's Store, Anyox
BRITISH   COLUMBIA !
> .
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced minerals valued as follows: Placer Gold, $76,177,403; Lode Gold, $105,557,977; Silver,
$55,259,485; Lead, $48,330,575; Copper, $166,393,488; Zinc, $21,884,531; Coal^ and Coke, $225,409,505;
Building Stone, Brick, Cement, $34,072,016; Miscellaneous Minerals, $1,210,639; making its mineral
production to the end of 1921 show
An Aggregate Value of $734,259,619
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, inolusive,
$94,547,241; for five years, 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; for five years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725; for the
year 1921, $28,066,641.
Production During last ten years, $336,562,897
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 Provinoe
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 proper' ;es, security of which is guaranteed by
Crown Grants.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
THE HON. THE MINISTER OF MINES,
VICTORIA, British Columbia
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