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 All the Mining
News of the
Northern
B. C. 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.
VOL. 2, "NO. 17
Alice Abm, B. C, Saturday, October 21, 1922
5 cents each.
[Anyox School Principal
Addresses Parents
and Teachers
The second regular meeting of
[the Anyox P. T. A. for this year,
was held in tho New School,, on
Tuesday evening, October 10th.
jit was splendidly attended, there
being about forty present, and it is
hoped that this attendance augers
lot' still more interest being evinced
the efforts of the association.
.Fathers as well as mothers are
urged to add further impetus to
this increase by coming along to
the meetings also.
New business at this session in-
I eluded the voting of a sum up to
one hundred dollars, for the pur^
chase of new books, to augument
the sohool library. Another
amount was also authorised to
secure bulbs for winter bloom, and5
the consequent beautification of
the class rooms.
An attendance campaign will
probably be inaugurated shortly,
and to stimulate interest in this,
it has been proposed to make an
sjvyard each month to the class
having the largest representation
|of parents at Jthe meetings.
It was decided to make enquiries of other larger centres in
the province as to the value of the
lantern projection machine, as an
aid iu lesson illustration in school,
and as an asset to the P. T.A.
I generally.
After the conclusion of the business, those present were privileged
in hearing from Mr. Robert Manzer
the new principal of the Anyox
schools and speaker of the evening,
an address on the subject: "Some
Reminiscences of the Progress of
Education in our Provinoe. Although the speaker gave warning
that his address would partake
merely of the nature of an informal talk, it was nevertheless the
'more    valuable    and   delightful
I beoause of that faot.
From a lengthy experience, and
a keen and oonstant observation,
Mr. Manzer recalled and related
to his audience the story of the
steady and continuous upward and
broadening trend of educational
advance in British Columbia. Although one of the youngest
provinoes, the speaker' pointed out
that B. C. has kept pace with the
older Eastern Canada, how acQR-
! tinuity of system has been preserved    even    when    experimental
I changes have been made, and how
I, school activities have continued to
i wjden as new demands have been
I encountered.
Eloquent tribute was paid the
J pioneer educationalists of the
province, many of whom the
speaker had come iu personal con-
' tact. Mr. Manzer's address in this
latter connection was replete with
humorous touches,
I     In conclusion, he spoke of the
[, better organization and closer co-
1 operation of the Department  of
Education, the teachers, trustees,
Continued on page 3;
Alice Arm Debating
Society Stages First
Event of Season
The first debating class to be
held under the auspices of the
Alioe Arm Debating Society, was
held on Tuesday evening, at the
Anglican Church Building, before
a paoked house. The Chair was
occupied by E. Moss, who gave an
outline of why the Sooiety was
formed, and its aims and objects,
and hoped the debates would be
carried on throughout the winter.
Owing to the short notice given
it was found by the team who
were to debate, that it was not
possible to hold a regular debate,
and it was decided to choose six
different subjects. These were
placed in an envelope, and the
names of the speakers in. another
envelope. A slip was then drawn
from each, and this is how they
came out: Miss B. Crowford, lumber industry; J. M. Morrison,
fishing industry; B- W. Barrett,
fruit growing; M. D. Ross, needlework and home cooking: T. W.
Falconer, mining industry: H.
Fowler, farming. None of the
speakers knew the subject they
were.lo speak on, until the slips
were drawn, and .while the majority of the speeches were short they,
caused a considerable amount of
amusement to the audience, who
evidently relished the spectacle of
the speakers trying to rack their
brains for someting to say.' To
Miss B. Crawford, belongs the
honor of making the first speeoh
under the auspices of the Sooiety,
and she did splendidly.
After the speech makers had
finished, a short business meeting
was held. Regarding the evening
classes, Mr. Woodward who was
present, said, he was prepared to
teach any classes that may be
formad. It was decided that any
one desirous of joining these classes
should leave their names at
Bruggy is Store. Mr. Fowler asked
what arrangements had been made
for paying rent for the building,
Mr. Riel suggested that a larger
Hall be obtained, so that a social
affair could be put on after, the
weekly debate. After some discussion, it was moved by Mr. J. M.
Morrison and seconded by Mr. G,
Strombeok that a committee be
appointed to secure another building if possible, and report' at the
next meeting.
The committee appointed were:
Messrs. H. Fowler, J. Morrison, C.
P. Riel, M. D. Ross, M. Petersen.
Don't  Forget   To-morrow  is
Parson Rushbrook's Sunday at
Alice Arm
Fourth Sunday in the Month
:  Children's Service, 11 s.m.
Evening Prayer, 7.30 p.m.
ALL WELCOME
Alice Arm Road
and Trail Work
Trail work ott the upper Kit"
sault river is '.'proceeding very
satisfactorily. The trail to the new
bridge site at Camp 8 is nearing
completion, and about 700 more
feet will finish the trail work.
The foundations for the bridge will
then be levelled off.
It is not expected that the bridge
will be built until spring, as there
will be no demand for it during the
winter and it would only be supporting a heary load of snow, but
all bridge material will be on the
ground, and will take Very little
tipe to put up next spring. The
bridge will have a total length of
128 feet, and the approximate
height above the river will be 70
feet. The entire structure will be
supported on two If in. steel cables,
each cable will be capable of
supporting a load af 100 tons.
Debate to be Held at
Alice Arm, Tuesday
The iie"it debate'oF the Alice
Arm Debating Society will be held
on Tuesday, October 24th, at 8
o'clock sharp. Subject: "Resolved
that mining is of more benefit to
the province than agriculture.:'
Speakers for the affirmative, A.
Falconer, E. R. Oatman, L. Paulcer. For the negative, W. R. McLeod, J. MacDonald, E. Moss.
The audience will be the judges.
Notices will be posted as to
where the debate will be held.
This debate will start at 8 o'clock
SHARP.
If anyone has any subject they
would like to hear debated during
the winter will they kindly write
them out and hand them to the
secretary, Mr. M. D. Ross, on Tubst
day evening. If you know of any
suitable subject, please hand it in.
Coming Events at Anyox
Card Party and Dance, by ladies
of the Catholic Church, at Cotholic
Hall, Wednesday, October 25th.
Hallow'een Dance, by Ladies'
Auxiliary Hospital Board, Recreation Hall, Monday, Ootober 30th.
Armistice Day Masquerade Ball,
by Anyox Servioe Association,
Recreation Hall, Friday, November 10th.
Harvest Thanksgiving Service,
Christ Church. Sunday, Ootober
22nd, 7.30 p.mi Preacher: Very
Rev. Dean Quainton D.D. Note
change of time.
Dean Quainton will lecture in
Recreation Hall, Sunday, Ootober
22nd, at 8.30 pro.
Weekly Meeting of
Anyox Community
League Council
. The regular weekly meeting of
the Community League Council
was held in the Recreation Hall,
on Wednesday evening, Ootober
18th. Present: President C. J.
Ferguson, Secretary-Treasurer C.
J. Lowry, Councillors Mrs. McKay,
Messrs. Rowley, Noel, Sherman,
Armour, and Buzzelle.
Ou the minutes of the preceeding
meeting being read, it was moved
by Mr. Noel and seconded by Mr.
Sherman that they be adopted as
read.
The secretary's report stated
that a meeting had been called for
Monday evening in the Rest Room,
to which those interested in getting
a teacher of piano, to come to
Anyox, were invited. The meeting decided that there would be no
trouble in getting sufficient pupils
to keep a teacher busy. The meeting appointed a committee to deal
with the applications received, aud
the secretary asked the Chairman
to appoint a committee from, the
Council to. acjb ..witl^jlheM^iThe
Chairman appointed Mrs. MoKay,
and C. J. Lowry. The members of
the committee appointed by Monday evening's meeting, are: Mrs.
W. F. Eve, Mrs. J. Conway, Miss
B. Leitch. A meeting with members of the Elk's entertainment
committee, arranged for last Thursday evening, at which an
understanding in the matter of
dances, entertainments, etc. was
arrived at. The gymnasium
equipment had been advertised for
and one response had been received.
There were to be a wrestling
match and several boxing bouts
under the auspices of the new Dam
Club, on Monday evening, Ootober
23rd, the Reoreation Hall being
rented at the usual' fee for the
occasion. No answer had been
received from the Armand Concert
Company, which had asked for
dates. In the meantime an
European Concert Company were
appearing this week at Prince
Rupert, they were highly thought
of and wanted to come to Anyox.
They will appear at the Reoreation
Hall, Ootober 26th and 27th.
Mr. Rowley had an estimate
ready for converting the tennis
cburts into a temporary rink. The
oost would be $915.00. There was
considerable discussion regarding
the matter. To finance this it is
proposed to sell a, certain number
of season tickets, and Mr. Rowley
suggested that the men pay $5.00,
women $2.50 and young people
over 14 the same amount, while
children under that age would not
be eharged anything. Mr. Rowley
gave notioe of a motion for next
Wednesday, when he said he
would ask to have the undertaking
endorsed by the Council. He also
asked that a committee be appoint'
Meeting of Alice Arm
Citizens' Association
A special meeting of the Alice
Arm Citizens' Association was held
on Saturday, October 14th. In
the absence of President C. P. Riel
the Chair was taken by Vice-
President, A. Falconer,
The Chairman gave a brief outline of why the meeting was called
and as he was one of the committee
appointed at the previous meeting
to investigate the cost and location
of the new bridge across the Kitsault river, he gave a report on the
matter, saying, that the work had
not yet been completed. It was
then decided to let the committee
carry on the work and report to
the secretary, and that he communicate with the Minister of Public
Works.
A motion was made by Mr. G.
Strombeek, seconded by Mr. Geo.
Matheson, that a committee be
appointed to investigate the needs
of the district for the coming year
in the shape of roads and trails.
The following were appointed:
Messrs. O. Flint, M. Donald, Geo.
Matheson. Geo. Young.
Anyox Polytechnic
Classes Commenced
The Polytechnic classes started
off on the evening of Monday,
Ootober 16th. with several classes
well over the strength, and new
students enrolling every day. All
signs indicate a good session for
technical education.
All those intending to join a
class are requested to enroll as
early as possible and get the benefit of every lesson. J. W. Esplin
has a place for you on the roll.
ed to canvas the town for the
purpose of getting signatures to a
subscription list. Mrs. Hoffman
suggested that those who did not
pledge themselves for a season's
ticket be made to pay highly for
admission to the ice after the rink
was opened. Mr. Selfe thought
that the band would be an attraction in the evenings and would help
make the effort successful. Mr.
Armour thought that the committee asked for by Mr. Rowley
should be headed by Mr. Rowley,
and suggested that he be appointed
Chairman with power to appoint
his own assistants.
Mr. Noel said that he had been
at the smoking concert last Friday
night and attributed it's great
success to the secretary's untiring
efforts. Mr. Rowley thought that
more entertainments of a like
nature might be in order, where
ladies could be present. Mr. Simpson stated that he had been one
of the complimentary guests, and
Continued on page 3.
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ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Alioe Arm,   Saturday, Ootober 21, 1922
The Alice Arm and Anyox Herald
Published al Alice Arm
E.   MOSS
Editor and Publisher
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Local Readers 10 cents per line per issue. /
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Land Notices, $10.00      Coal Notices, $0.00
Contract Display Advertising Rates on Application
No Advertising accepted for First Page.
The Anyox
Community League.
The Anyox Community League
are putting on a drive in order to
increase the membership of that
organization, and we wish them
the best of luck. Some ambitious
schemes have lately been started
by the League, including a picture
show at the Mine, gymnasium at
the Beach, news bulletin, and later
on a skating rink will be made, so
that outdoor sports can be indulged
in during the winter as well as ihe
summer. All these schemes for
the benefit of the residents of
Anyox need money, and the
League should be given all possible
support, in their efforts to provide
entertainment for the public, if
you do not assist by becoming a
member, and helping the good
work along, then you certainly are
not in a position to criticize what
the other fellow is doing for the
welfare of the community. It
takes a lot of money each year to
successfully operate the League, as
members of the present Council,
and also members of all previous
Councils' know full well. If, for
any reason the League should
cease to exist, the people^of Anyox
would then realize the big part it
now plays in the camp. Those
who were in Anyox before the
League was instituted, know how
drab and dreary life was after
working hours. Sports of all
kinds were at a low ebb, because
there was no organization in existence to make it otherwise, but
since the Community League has
been organized a tremendous
change has taken place and all
kinds of sports can be indulged in
both summer and winter, in addition to which a first-class library,
reading and writing room is available for use of members at all
times. Perhaps, some time in the
future some one will write a short
history of the activities of the
Community League, since its
inception, and if such were
done it might educate a number of
the recent arrivals who question
the usefulness of the organization.
would provide the B. C. government
with full information on Groundhog
coal.   That was one of the big things
the Kaiser went to war to secure.
Omineca Herald.
Canadian government ships can
bring hard coal from China for use on
the Canadian prairie, and the Canadian coal is being held under reserve
by the provincial government for a
lack of knowledge of the quality and
extent of the Groundhog field.' An application to the German government
Granby Company
Bonds Sunshine Group
Th'e Granby Consolidated Mining
Smelting and Power Co., Ltd have
secured a bond on the Sunshine
Group, says the Portland Canal
News. This property consists of
three claims, and is situated on the
north fork of Glacier Creek, about
nine miles from Stewart. The
property is owned by Godfrey
Anderson and Fred Young, of
Stewart. A contract has been let
to drive a 150 foot tunnel on a
large vein, at an elevation of 3200.
This is the second property to be
acquired by the Granby Co. in the
Bear River Valley this year, in
addition to the Outsider, which is
situated 36 miles down the Canal,
from the town of Stewart.
Mining Active in the
Interior.
Considerable mining activity has
been prevalent along the route of the
Grand Trunk Pacific, from Terrace,
westward. The property operated by
J. Jefferson, on Dome mountain, has
been closed down for the winter, but a
diamond drill will be put on the property early in the spring. Coal is
commencing to move from the Telkwa
colleries to Prince Rupert. Work of
surveying an aerial tram for the
Mamie property, on Hudson Bay
mountain, has been commenced and
two more new drills and compressors
have been added to the equipment at
the mine. Mr. J. P. Duthie has
twenty claims under bond on Hudson
Bay mountain, including the Mamie,
Henderson, and White Swan, and
thirty-five men are at present employed. A rich strike of placer gold is
reported at Usk, on bench lands, and
considerable activity is going on there
A car load of high grade silver ore
will be shipped from Kalum Lake
during the winter, from a small vein.
The silver values run from 300 to 100
ounces silver per ton.
Cost of Education in
British Columbia
British Columbia's education bill
last year was $7,100,000, of which the
province paid 40 per cent, and the
municipalities 00 per cent., according
to figures compiled by the Hon. J. D,
McLean, Provincial Secretary and
Minister of Education. ' There are
2,750 teachers and 86,000 pupils in the
province.
The average cost per child per year
in B. C. is $89, in Manitoba $74, Sac-
katchewan $08, Alberta $88.
"Education is costly, but ignorance
is more costly to the country," Dr,
McLean said. "Of all the development
of the province there is none more important than training the minds of the
children."
Birthday Party at Anyox
A very enjoyable evening was
spent at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
J. Green, of Aiiyox, on the evening
of Ootober 12th. The" occasion
being the 19th birthday of their
daughter Grace. The evening was
spent in dancing and at 12 o'clock
a dainty supper was served. Dancing was then continued until 2 a.m.
when a tired but happy orowd
dispersed for home.
Miss Green was the recipient of
many valuable and useful gifts.
Among those present were:
Mrs. ChaUand, Misses E. Russ,
V. Rashleigh, V. McKay, V. Baton,
Neild, Ells, O'Neill, M. McDonald,
R. McDonald, Cane, and Sutton.
Messrs. F. Mattix, J. Sherman, C.
Ferguson, A. McKen/.ie, B. Dodd,
L, Connant, F. Whittaker, R.
Pedvin, F. Niokerson, R. Dodd,
B. Evans, F. Mellish, J. O'Connor,
L. Thompson, J. Green.
Silver Bell at Stewart is
Bonded
An interestiug bond made recently,
is the bonding of the Silver Bell property of eight claims, to E. J. Riebe
for Seattle interests, says the Portland
Canal News. The group is situated on
the East side of the Portland Canal,
at an elevation of some 3500 feet,
above the point where the Bear river
runs into fjie salt water. It adjoins
the Silverado mine on the south.
Development work has already commenced and four men are employed.
Will Make Investigation
Liquor Board inspectors left Victoria last Sunday, for Prince
Rupert, to investigate charges
made that export hbuses were suspected of illegal selling of liquor.
Attorney General Manson has
issued instructions for the closing
down of the Red Light District at
Prince J Rupert. From Prince
Rupert the officers are going to
other G. T. P. towns as far as
Prince George.
Bluebird Cafe
M*sM00»^»t
MEALS AT ALL HOURS
Piss, Cakes, Doughnuts, Etc. for Sale
Home Cooking;  Jnst like Mother's
Mrs. J. M. DAVIS
Proprietoress
ANYOX .   -        ■       ■      B.C.
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
If you can suggest anything to
better conditions, tell it to us at
the meetings.
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 OFFIGEr-Anyox, B. C.
Canadian National Railwau
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 8 p.m., for Smithers,
Prmce George, Edmonton and Winnipeg, making direct connections for all points East and South.
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.
New Line of Ladies'
Clothes
We have just received a New Stock of Ladies Silk Dresses,
for afternoon and evening wear; Silk Jumpers, Sweaters,
Jersey Suits, and Knitted Suits, Underwear, Night Dresses,
Kinimoes, Blouses, and Silk Hose in assorted colors.
LEW LUN & Co., General Merchants
ANYOX, B. C.
West Side of Smelter
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
WELLINGTON LUMP COAL AND WOOD
FOR SALE
EVERY ORDER GIVEN IMMEDIATE ATTENTION
If you want Real Good, Up-to-date Printing,
send your next order to the Herald Office. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HEBALD,   Alice Arm,   Saturday, Ootober 21, 1922
[knyox Community
League Meeting
Continued from page 1.
I was one of the best "doings" he
lad ever been at. He thought it
'ould be a splendid thing if the
lieague had a Ladies' Auxiliary.
lie noted that' the secretary in his
jiitial survey had called the attention of the Councillors to this, but
Jothing had been done, and he
llrould like to, see something in that
|ne started.
The seoretary reported the cost
If the smoking concert and how
Ihe money to pay for it had been
leceived. It had cost the Commu-
ity League nothing except the
|boi'etary's time.
Mr. Armour asked about the
Jirogress of the dancing class. Mr.
Murdoch said he had about sixteen
lupils in sight, and olasses would
It-art when a few more had signi-
|ied their willingness to join.
Mr. Selfe requested December 15
l.i i behalf of the High School Club,
rhe Becreation Hall being wanted
hi that date for a concert. " Mr.
liowley wanted to know if the
High School show meant the doing
Itway with the regular Christmas
Free held every year for the children of Anyox. This was not to be
I'.hought of. p.
Mr. Murdoch stated that he represented the Service Men and he
liad been asked to approach the
iJouncil in the matter of obtaining
Ihe Becreation Hall at no cost for
Ihe Masquerade Dance, on Armis-
lioe Day. This caused some disillusion. Finally it was moved by
y&>. Bowley and seconded by Mr.
jowry that the > Hall be charged
lor at the regular rate.
Anyox School Principal Addresses
Parents and Teachers
Continued from page 1.
and parents in their various assocl
ations for mutual help and
understanding. It was a pleasure
indeed to have heard this frank and
satisfying talk from the new
school head, and we sincerely hope
it shall only be one of others to
come in future. The P. T. A.
needs now, aud at all times, keen
thinking, plain and concise speaking, and a clear conception of the
subject of its organization, to
ensure its greatest success in, and
benefit to the Community.
Owing to the too prevalent indi-
cision in our business sessions, the
musical portion of the programme
was, as usual, belated, but still
none the less enjoyable. In all
fairness, however, to our entertainers, it is to be hoped that we
resolve that business shall be
strictly limited to a certain set
period of the evening.
Those who contributed the very
delightful numbers of the evening's
programme, were as follows: Violin
solos, Mr. Parker; Vocal solos,
Mrs. J. Conway and Miss Violet
McKay; Piano duet, Mrs. C. W.
Bagwill and Miss B. Leitch;
Beading, Mrs. J. Lawrence; Accompanist, Miss B. Leitch.
The refreshment committee,
under the capable convenorship of
Mrs. Macknight provided their
usual dainty repast, aud the meeting was brought to a close by the
"King."
Members are asked to note the
change of date of the meeting to
the second Tuesday in each month,
at 7.30 p.m., in the New School.
Everyone is welcome.
AUCE ARM FREIGHTING Co.
GENERAL CONTRACTORS
BAGGAGE. FREIGHT. TEAMING. COAL AND
WOOD.   PACK TRAINS & SADDLE HORSES
Office: Next to Put 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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ALICE ARM HOTEL
FIRST  CLASS  ACCOMODATION
Dining Room and
Club in Connection
Hot & Cold Water
Electric Light
Special Rates for Families
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RECREATION HALL
Get the Habit Three Nights a
Week
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Be Sure & Keep These Nights
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WE SHOW  THE BEST
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If you've anything to sell, advertise it in the Herald and turn
it into money.
SYNOPSIS OF
LANDACTAMENDMENTS
Minimum prl^e of first-class land
reduced to $5 an acre; second-class to
KM an acre.
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
wllh 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 clearing, and. cultivation,of at least 5 ires,
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, be
granted Intermediate certificate of Im
provement and transfer his claim
Records without permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant makes Improvements to extent or
.3360 per annum and records same each
year. Failure to make Improvements
or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cahnbt be obtained In
■ess than 5 years, and Improvement
of $10.00 per acre, Including 5 acres
j cleared and cultivated, and residence
' of at least 2 years are required.   ;
Pre-emptor holding Crown" Grant
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 be leased as homesltes,
title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement oondlt,lons.
For grazing and Industrial purposes
areas exceeding 040 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 stumpnge.
Natural hay meadows inaccessible
by existing roads may be purchased
conditional upon construction of a road
(o them. Rebate of one-half of cost 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 is extended
from for one year from the death of
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 preemption! recorded after June 26, 1918.
Taxes are remitted for five years.
Provision for return of moneys accrued, due 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.
•UB-PURCHASERS OF CROWN
LANDS
Provision made for ' Issuance of
Crown grants to sub-purohasers of
Crown Lands, acquiring rights from
purchasen who failed to complete
purchase, Involving forfeiture, on fulfillment 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 mode
by May 1, 1920.
GRAZING   ■,
Grating Act, 1919, for systematic
development of livestock Industry provides for graslng districts and range
"administration under Commissioner.
Annual grazing permits Issued based
on numbers ranged; priority for estab
llshed owners. Stock-owners may
form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits
for settlers, campers or travellers, up
to ten head.
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
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
Maple Bay Cafe
ANYOX
Only Cafe in Town
Pies, Cakes and Bread fresh
every day
See us when you want an
appetising lunch,
Geo. JESSOP, Prop.
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SUNSET
Rooming House
ALICE ARM
First Class Rooms to Rent by Day,
Week or Month
Soft Drinks, Cigars, Cigarettes and 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.
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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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KITSAULT CAFE
AUCE ARM
Meals Served at All Hours
BREAD  AND   PASTRY  ALWAYS  FOR  SALE
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
T   W. FALCONER
ALICE ARM
Shelf and Heavy Hardware, Paints and
Oils. Groceries, Drygoods, Boots & Shoes
Dynamite - Caps • Fuse      McClarys Stoves and Ranges ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Alioe Abm,   Saturday, October 21, 1922
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I   ALICE ARM NOTES   j
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Dr. P. Whelan. of Anyox, spent
two days hunting at the beginning
of the week in the vicinity of East
Creek, and brought down one goat,
Mr. Thornley, mining engineer,
who has been inspecting the Crack-
erjack and Sunrise groups, left on
Monday, for Seattle.
See Al. Falconer for Freight
and Pack Horses.
A. Wright, surveyor, of Prince
Rupert, arrived on Sunday to do
work on the upper Kitsault.
H. Butler, arrived back on Monday, from two month's holiday to
his home at Lashburn, Sask. He
also spent some time in Vancouver,
Saskatoon, and other prairie
towns.
H. F. Kergin. M.L. A. left last
week for Stewart, from there he
will go to Victoria, to be present
at the fall session of the legislature
which commences this month.
Geo. Young arrived home on
Monday, from a business trip to
Stewart.
Mr. and Mrs. F. D. Rice, of
Anyox, arrived on Thursday, and
are spending a few days in town.
T. J. Shenton, mine inspector,
arrived in town on Thursday.
See Al Falconer for Wood or
Coal
J: P. Suttie, locating engineer
. of roads and trails, has finished his
work on the Lime Creek route to
the Naas Valley, and will survey
the Illiance River route on Monday, accompanied by Geo. Young.
A Working Bee will be held on
Sunday afternoon, for the purpose
of laying a pipe line from Mr. J.
Strombeok's water system to the
Skating Rink. Bring a shovel and
help the good work along. Many
hands make light work.
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ANYOX NOTES
Young Spring Chickens for Sale
For Roasting, $1.25. Frying, $1.00
Mrs. G. Matheson, Alice Arm.
Union Church Services, Sunday,
October 22nd. Sunday School 11 a.m.
Evening Worship* 7.45 p.m. We
extend a welcome to you.
J. E. Large arrived on Thursday
from Vancouver. f
T. Skuglund, who met with an
accident recently at Stewart, is
doing well at the Hospital, and is
able to get up and walk around.
E. Hurrell, who hurt his back at
the Premier mine is making satisfactory progress.
A Card Party will be given by
the Catholic ladies, at the Catholic
Hall, on Wednesday, October 25th,
at 8 p.m. Whist and Bridge.
Prizes given. Refreshments. Dancing.   Admission 50 cents.
Dean Qninton arrived on Thursday, from Victoria.
Service at the Union Church, on
Sunday evening, will be short, Bd
that everyone will have an opportunity to attend the lecture by
Dean Quainton, at the Recreation
Hall, at 8.30 p.m.
The Anyox Service Association
will commemorate Armistice Day,
in remembrance of those who fell
in the war.   Ladies who'will kind
ly assist in selling poppies on
November 11th, are requested to
give their names to Rev. J. Herd-
man, Union Church.   Phone 92.
Dan Stewart, of Vanoouver arrived in town on Thursday, on a
business trip. ,   ,
Wm. Fordyce was fined $10 and
$2 oosts on Saturday, for creating
a disturbance in a public place.
Subscriptions to the Herald can ho
taken at the Cigar Stand, General Store,
or from Mr. J. W. Esplin. Subscription
Rate, $2.25 a year,; $1.25 for six months.
Sohool Teacher—What lesson do we
learn from the busy bee?
Tommy—Not to get stung!
Christmas
(Earbs
Samples of Christmas Cards can
he seen at Government Liquor
Store (Mr. J. W. EspUnj Elk's
Hall, Anyox, and Herald Office,
A lice A rm. To avoid disappointment, order early.
PATRONIZE
OUR ADVERTISERS
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Anyox Stores
DRUG DEPARTMENT
o o o
Insure Your
Good Teeth
Save Your Bad One's
H4
Pure Bristle Tooth Brushes, shaped to reach the crevices,
SOc. 60c. and 75c.
WE ALSO SELL AND RECOMMEND
Pepsodent Tooth Paste
For Cleansing and Overcoming acid condition
of the mouth.   Price 50 cents.
MINERAL ACT.
FORM F.
CERTIFICATE OF  IMPROVEMENTS
NOTICE
"Surprise" andf "Uist" Mineral
Claims, situate in the Naas River Mining Division of |Oassiar District.
Where located: on Kitsault River,
Alice '.ami %'
TAKE NOTICE,] that I, Clifton P.
Riel, Free Miner's: Certificate No.
47418-C, acting as agent for Angus
McLeod, Freeltliner's Certificate No.
41067-C, and Donald/fr',. McVicar, Free
Miner's Certificate No. 62088-C, 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 claims.
And further takejnotice that action,
under section 85, must be commenced
before the issuance jof such Certificate
oflmprovements.  f
Dated this 25th. day of September,
A.D. 1922.
MINERAL ACT
NOTICE
Whereas R. 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 Ann,
located June 8th, 1019, and recorded at
Anyox, on the 19th. June, 1919;
And Whereas the said W. J. Van
Houten has failed to contribute his
Eroportionof the expenditure required
y Sections 48 and 51 of the Mineral
Act, and his co-owners, R. T. Colquhoun and D. R. 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 froni the
first publication of this notice in the
"Herald" a newspajsjfr published and
circulating in the? Mining Division in
which said claim'is situated, the said
W. J. Van Hou{en shall fail or refuse
to contribute the sum Of $50.00; his
proportion of the expenditure required
by said sections 48 and 5l, 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. R. Shewan
ROBEBT T. COLQUHOTJN
P. 0. Saundebs, Solicitor for Shewan and Colquhoun, 727 Birks Building,
Vancouver, B. C.
MINERAL ACT
FORM P.
Oebtificate of Improvements
NOTICE
"Silver Dreain" Mineral Claim, situate in the Naas River Mining Division
of Cassiar District. Where located:
East side of Kitsault River.
TAKE NOTICE that I, William F.
Eve, Free Miner's Certificate No.
62081-C, intend, sixty days from the
date hereof, to apply to the Mining
Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose orHibtaining a
Crown Grant of the above claim.
And further take notice that action,
under section 85, must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.    .
Dated this 15th. day of August, A.D.
1922.
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
-:■ Stout ■:-
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Ask the Government Vendor for CASCADE BEER
and CANADA CREAM STOUT
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For Sale at Vendor's Store. Anyox
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BRITISH   COLUMBIA
T%e 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; tor five years, 1896-1900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five years, 1906-
1910, $125,534,47j4; for five years, 1911-1915, $142,072,603; forfive years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725; for the
year 1921, $28,066^641. . ,:', '
Production During last ten years, $336,562,897
LodftiUMningf has billy been in progress,for about 33 years, and not 20 pier cent of the Provinoe has been
even prospected; 300,000 square miles pf 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' dkcoverers foli nominal fees..
Absolute Titles are obtained by developing such properties, security of which is guaranteed by
Grown Grants.   !    \
Pull information, together with Mining Keports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
THE HON. THE MINISTER OF MINES,
: VICTORIA, British Columbia

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