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A little paper
with all the
news and a big
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
|   $2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and {
Anyox. $2.75 to j
| all other points. \
-VOL. 6,   NO. 46
Alice Arm, B. G, Saturday,   May 21, 1927
5 cents each.
Mining Operations Will
Commence at
•Within, a few days operations
will be commenced at the Esperanza mine. Angus MaoDonald and
Mr. Crosby arrived from Prince
Rupert on Tuesday in order to
make arrangements for a resumption of mining.
It is planned to extend some of
the existing tunnels aud also to
drive a lower tunnel, which will
give greater depth to the ore
A compressor plant will be installed as soon as possible, but
meantime drilling will be owried
on by hand.
The Esperanto was formerly
owned by an Anyox syndicate, but
recently new capital has been included and the reorganization was
due chiefly to Mr. Angus MacDonald, who has spent several months
in the south with successful results.
Ample funds are available for a
large programme of development
work. ■
The Esperanza is a mine with a
-splendid record, being one of the
most persistent shippers of high
grade silver ores in the province.
'•Lack of capital has heretofore been
instrumental in conducting operations on a small scale, but the advent of sufficient money for a full
development programme will undoubtedly increase the tonnage of
future shipments of ore. It is also
probable that a concentrating mill
will be erected in the future, to take
care of tbe second grade ore that
formerly was thrown into the
Outlook for Baseball Not
Very Bright
Up to the time of going to press
there has been no development in
the baseball situation in Anyox.
It looks very much as though there
will be no league ball this season, as
1 the Mine find it impossible to field a
I team and none of the boys at the
Beach are overly enthusiastic over
the prospects of a two team league
affair. A series of outside games
seems to be the only remedy. Anyox
will be a dull old town without its
baseball, and unless something is
done mighty soon it looks as though
the great summer pastime will be a
thing of the past in Anyox.
[May  31st   Last  Day   For
Renewing Licences
Prospectors and owners of mineral claims, don't forget that Tuesday
May 3tst. is the last day for renewing Free Miner's Licences.
The evening of May 23rd. promises to be a big event at the Alice
Arm Hotel. The celebrated Moose
orchestra and a large gathering of
Anyox folk will be present, and the
gathering will undoubtedly be
|iwelled by Alice Arm dancers.
j     ANYOX NOTES     j
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Chas. McKenna, who aocompanied Mrs. MoKenna to Vanoouver,
who is on her way to the Old
Country, returned on Monday.
Miss E. Heath returned on Monday from holidays spent in the
Among the arrivals on Monday,
from Vancouver, were: W. A.
Moir, J. S. Rankin, F. W. McLean.
Mrs. Reed arrived ou Monday
from Vancouver.
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Zevich arrived
on Monday from Prince Rupert.
Among the arrivals on Monday,
were: D. C. BroWn, V. Cole and
Mr. Davidson.
You can't afford to put off ordering your new suit any longer. See
Stan. Ballard, Anyox Tailor Shop.
S. Rogers and Mr. Davis of the
Mine left on Monday on a short
visit to Prince Rupert.
The restaurant in connection
with the Pioneer Hotel at Alice
Arm is again open for business.
Efficient service and first-class eats,
including ice cream. •
A. B, Morkill, local manager of
the Canadian Bank of Commerce,
arrived on Thursday from a vacation
spent in Victoria and Vancouver.
G. A. Woodland, representing
the Imperial Oil Co. arrived on
Mr. Ballentyne was an arrival
from the south on Thursday.
R. My res and Mr. McGuire were
arrivals from the south on Thursday.
R. McNeil of the Provincial
Police, arrived on Thursday, from
Prince Rupert.
Mrs. D. MacKenzie arrived home
on Thursday from a vacation spent
in Vancouver.
Geo. E. Warwick was a southbound passenger on Thursday on
Vou are sure of a good fresh
cigar when smoking an El Doro,
for they are shipped direct from the
W. A skin, and R. H. Ire were
southbound passengers on Thursday.
B. O'Neill was a southbound
passenger on Thursday.
Dr. and Mrs. D. R. Learoyd and
family left on Thursday for a vacation in the south. Dr. Learoyd
will visit Chicago before returning.
At the Elks' "At Home," recently
held at the Elks' Hall', Mrs. M. Eld
won the Ladies first prize at cards
instead of Mrs. Hindmore. A recount showed that Mrs. Eld won
with a score of 132.
Some people get ahead, and some
can't resist the temptation to buy
a thing that is only one dollar
Big Deisel Engine For
Toric Mill Arrives
A shipment of machinery arrived
in Alice Ann on the Chilkoot during the week for the Toric Mines
Co. Ltd. It included the 120 h.p.
Deisel engine. This completes the
concentrating mill machinery with
the exception of the generator,
which is in Vancouver, and will
arrive in a few days.
As soon as transportation is open
to the mine, the machinery will be
shipped over the Dolly Varden
railway and the completion of the
mill oarried out with all possible
The first gasoline speeder used
here by the company was remodeled in Vancouver during the
winter and arrived on the Catala
on Monday, in addition to three
4-wheel trucks. The company now
possess two gasoline speeders and
one gasoline locomotive for use on
the Dolly Varden railway for hauling supplies to the end of the steel
and returning with concentrates.
Large Gathering Attend
Football Dance
' On Friday May 13th., the Football Executive staged a very successful dance in the Gymnasium
the floor being crowded to capacity
aud was in first class daucingorder.
During a lull in the dance programme Mr. R. 0. Cutler, President of the Community League,
gave a short address and presented
the basketball trophies to the respective captains of the winning
The Moose Orohestra was in
attendance and left nothing to be
desired in the musical line, and at
2 a.m. everybody waltzed home to
the tune of "My Wild Irish Rose,"
after having enjoyed a good evening of dancing. The committee in
oharge of the eats were: Mesdames
McDougall, Murdoch, Patrick, and
Wilson. The management committee were: Messrs. Deeth, Cameron, Kent, Craggs whilo Jimmy
Murdoch acted as M. C.
The oommittee wish to thank
everyone who assisted in making
the dance such a great success.
The "General Store warriors"
baseball team are reported to be in
fine fettle for the baseball game
with an Alice Arm nine on May 24th
aud anticipate no great difficulty in
disposing Alice Arm's best.
R. Jeffries, who has been relieving as manager at the Bank of
Commerce, returned south on
Mr. M. J. Sheen is the Anyox
representative of the Herald. Anyone who has news items of any
description are requested to leave
them at the Elks' Hall. Copy for
our advertising columns oan also
be left at the Elks' Hall.
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A. C. H. Gerhardi, managing
director of the Toric Miues Co. Ltd.
arrived on Monday from Vanoouver.
Constable W. Smith of Anyox
spent the week-end in town, returning oi) Monday morning.
Angus MoDonald arrived on
Tuesday from Prince Rupert and
Anyox in connection with the commencement of operations at the
Esperanza mine. Before going
[•south he will do assessment work
on the Esperanza Extension aud
Annex No. 1.
A new entrance has been provided
the Kitsault House on First Avenue
by Roy McKinley. Two entrances,
the other being on First Stre'et, are
now available.
The Chilkoot brought in a large
consignment of explosives for G.
W. Bruggy during the week, in
addition to the machinery for the
Toric Mines Co. Ltd.
J. Sinclair, F. Hunter, A. Alex-
andri, A. Jones and T. Dalyrimple
arrived on Monday from Vancouver for the Torio mine. The latter
was here ten years ago when a lad
of 14 years.
Hand Laundry Work done at
reasonable prices.—Miss B.' Crawford, near Meat Market.
Wm. Hutchinson, a former resident of the oamp and well known
on the north coast, arrived on
Monday from Prince Rupert, and
plans to stay an indefinite period.
Stan. Campbell, superintendent
at the Torio mine arrived on Monday from a four month's vacation
spent, at his home in England. He
reports conditions in the Old
Country better than heanticipated.
Mr. Crosby who is interested in
the Esperanza mine arrived on
Tuesday from Prince Rupert after
spending a day in Anyox, conferring with Anyox co-owners regarding future operations.
The restaurant in connection
with the Pioneer Hotel is again
open for business. Efficient servioe
and first-class eats, including ice
F. Gigot, representing the Confederation Life Association, arrived
in town on Thursday, and will leave
again on Monday for Anyox, where
he will spend some time before returning to Stewart.
Mr. and Mrs. N. Fraser, who
have spent the winter months in
Anyox arrived last week-end. They
have purchased the bungalow formerly owned by J. Laidlaw, near
picturesque Hallet's Park, on Suburban Avenue.   ,
Norman Fleming, an old resident
of the camp, arrived on Monday from
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Legion Football Team
Win First Game
. of Season
A reoord orowd of spectators
witnessed the opening of the football season with the Anyox Brass
Band in attendance,
The Legion and Beach teams
took the field at scheduled time, all .
uniformed in their new colors which
stood out conspicuously in the sunlight. The weather man being at
his best allowed the teams to pose
for the camera man, after which
both teams lined up for a start iu
the 1927 struggle for the pigskin
Mrs. George Hunter in fine style
gave the ball the initial kick, thus
the game started, both elevens
showed some nice touches in the
game, which was played mostly in
midfield, although at intervals
both sides broke away with dangerous intent; when the whistle blew
for time,;the score stood: Legion 4,
Beach 2. \
The goal scorers for the Legion
were Powell and Parker, and for
the Beach Bob Ellison was responsible for both goals.
1.0. D. E. Card Party
Very Successful
A highly successful card party
and tea, was held at the Catholic
Hall, on Saturday, May Hth. by
the I. 0. D..E. Collison of Kincolith Chapter. There were 16 tables
of bridge and whist.
The prize winners were: first
prize for bridge, Mrs. J. A. Mc-
Masters; second, Mrs. Geo, Lee;
consolation, Mrs. B. M. Buck.
Prize winners for whist, were:
first, Mrs. Kidd; second, Mrs. H.
M. Selfe; consolation, Mrs. Carmichael.
Mrs. C. 0. Fricker was the convenor, being very ably assisted by
Mesdames F. Larson and W. Cloke
and Misses Rowena Champion and
Vera Eve.
Alice Arm Is Receiving
Much Attention
All visitors from coast cities state
that Alice Arm is receiving a considerable amount of attention, iu
mining circles, and that developments are being watched with
interest. Alice Arm is considered
to be the next dig mining camp in
the northwest to be developed on a
big scale, and this event will occur
before many persons in the north
Anyox Lady^Baseballers Are
Ready to Go
The Ladies both single and married are practicing already for their
annual baseball argument. Both
have a strong lineup and are confident of victory. As the single girls
have won every year to date it is
time the married ladies turned in a
win. June the eighth we believe is
the date set for the contest. ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   May   21   1927
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Arm and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices for Grown Grants - - $15.00
Land Notices ... - $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Rates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
The closing down of two of Anaconda's big copper properties has
been hailed in mining circles as an
omen of good cheer.
Last year the Cuban government
out out 20 per cent of its sugar production. There was wasteful over
production and raw sugar was selling below aotual cost of production.
The beet sugar producers were
protected in various countries
against unremunerative prices and
they did uot have to cut down production to secure a living wage.
Cuban industry is as. dependent on
sugar as British industry is dependent on coal or Japan's industry is
dependent on silk. To allow sugar
to be produced and sold at less than
cost spelt ruin and Cuba consequently reduced its output from
5,500,000 tons to 4,500,000 tons.
That at once raised the price of
raw sugar over 33 per cent and
Cuban industry was saved.
Fossil economics may condemn
this curtailment of production to
restore normal prices as an attack
on "the law of supply and demand"
But whatever that law may mean
it certainly was never meant to
compel producers to sell at less than
actual cost. Continuous over production spells economic suicide.
The cure for it is curtailment of
production to meet demand.
Consumers of sugar, cotton,
copper, silver and wheat would
gladly see a big surplus of these
commodities warehoused to enable
them to buy at below the cost of
production. But piling up an mi*
. salable surplus means a vast waste
of capital, human energy and uneconomic price levels.
For centuries England worked
her tin mines to the limit to supply
tin to the world at 2 cents a pound.
For two or three thousand years
British tin miners never received a
living wage. Millions of tons were
mined and sold for les* than £8 ii
ton. Five million tons at £8 aton
meant .-£40,000,000. The same
five million tons could now be sold
for £1,500,000,000.
In these figures are visualized
the stupendous economic loss which
England has suffered by failure to
conserve'its tin resources.
America has been exploiting its
oopper resources for forty years
and selling the red metal at far
below its economic value, just as it
has been exploiting its forest resources and selling the output at
below its marginal value.
The same process has gone on in
cotton, corn and wheat. Everywhere there has been over-production, unremunerative wages   and
Ladysmith Smelter Will
Expand When Tonnage
Now that the flurry about the
Ladysmith smelter has quieted
down, it is announced that it is uot
the intention to make any immediate move towards the erection of a
custom or the refitting of the
smelter until ore supplies are adequate, enough to justify the undertaking. In the meantime, the receiving, weighing and sampling
devices at Ladysmith will be refitted and mine operators will be able
to sell their product on the basis of
a ten-day settlementafter sampling
These concentrates and ore will be
treated in England at the works of
the British Metals Corporation,
which is associated with the Ladysmith Smelting Syndicate, principles of which are Herbert Carmichael and H. B. Thomson.
The mining company, which is
being formed as a subsidiary to the
smelter company, will proceed with
the acquisition of properties, and
as a start have taken over the Tyee
and Lenora mines on Vancouver
Soldiers are  Directed to
Apply for Medals
'There is on hand at National
Defence Headquarters Ottawa, Ont
unclaimed, 1914-15 Stars, British
War and Victory Medals, of the
Order of the British Empire, Meritorious Service Medals, and French
Medals, as set forth in the attached
list. It is desirous to dispose of
these Medals as quickly as possible,
and all ex-soldiers who served
overseas in the late war and have
not received their medals, are requested to make immediate application to the Department of
National Defence, (Director of
Records), Ottawa Out.''
Sole   Shipping   Agent   for
empty   beer   bottles for the
Amalgamated   Brewers  of
British Columbia
35 cents paid for each two
dozen empty bottles
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
Powder   Caps   Fuse
A complete line of everything necessary for blasting purposes carried in stock for miners, prospectors and land clearers.   Prompt delivery on every
- order.
Alice Arm
Our Population Increasing
Canada's population is estimated
by the Bureau of Statistics of 9,-
389,300. This is more than 600,-
000 more than the actual census
population of June 1921.
woeful depletion of natural resources.
Virgin wheat and cotton lands
have been improverished through
over-production, and ruinously low
prices. The farmer and the -hired
man did not get a living wage.
Thousands of farms that once grew
prolific crops are now producing
only weeds—P. A. O'Farrell.
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.
Alipn A vm   The Bonanza Silver
/-VilCC /lTUl  Camp of B. C.
We invite you to investigate the mining' shares now
being' offered in Alice Arm properties and recommend '
Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines Ltd. (N.P.L.)
British Colonial Securities Ltd.
Suite 325, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
S. S. Prince George leaves  Anyox for   Prince
Rupert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, each Thurs-
1 day at 1.00 p.m.
IS. S. Prince John leaves  Prince    Rupert,   for
I Vancouver,    via     Queen    Charlotte    Islands,
Trains leave Prince Rupert each Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
at 11.30 a.m., for Jasper,  Edmonton,  Winnipeg, direct connections for all points East and South.
See Cuuda in Cuuda's Diamond Jubilee Year,  1867-1927
Use Canadian National Express for Money Orders, Foreign
Cheques, etc., also for your next shipment.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or fuither information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. McNAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C
Leaves Alice Arm. for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
Vacant,      unreserved,      surveyed.
i-own land* may be pre-empted by
British subjects over 18 years oC age,.
xtA by aliens on declaring Intention
io become British subjects, conditional upon residence, occupation,
tnd improvement tor agricultural'
Full Information concerning regu-
atlons regarding pre-emptions Is
given ln Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
'How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
.vhlch can be obtained tree ot charge:
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Viotoria, B.C., or to any Government Agent.
Records will be granted covering!
inly land suitable tor agricultural
purposes, and which Is nut timber-
land, I.e., carrying over 5.000 board
feet per aore west of tho :oaBt Range*
and 8,000 feot per acre ei.-t of that
Applications for pre-emptions are
it be addressed to the Land Com-
nlssloner of the Land Recording Division, In which the land applied for
Is situated, and are made on printed
;'orms, copies'of which can be ob-
ulned from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must be occupied For
five years and Improvements made
to value of (10 per acre, including
clearing and cultivating at least live
acres, before a Crown Grant can he
received. .
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to l're-cnipt
Applications are received for pur
chase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being ttmberland.
for agricultural purposes; minimum
price of first-clans (arable) land Is SS
per aore, and second-class (grating)
land $8.60 per acre. Further information regarding purchase or least
of Crown lands is given In Bulletin,
No. 10, Land. Series, "Purohase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill, factory, or Industrial sites on
timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20
aores, may be leased as homesttes,
conditional upon a dwelling being
ereoted ln -the flrst year,, title being
obtainable after residence and improvement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
For truing and Industrial purposes areas not exceeding 640 aore*
may be leased by one person or i
Under the Oraalng Act the Provinoe It divided Into graslng districts
and the range administered under i
Oraalng Commissioner. Annual
graslng permits are Issued baaed on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management Free, or partially free,
permits are available tar settlers,
campers aat traveller!, np to ten
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Alice Arm
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced Minerals as Mows: Placer Gold, $77,663,045; Lode Gold, $122,808,459; Silver, $74,,
111397; Lead. $89,218,907; Copper, $197,642,647; Zinc, *39,925,947; Miscellaneous Minerals, $1,594,387
Coal and Coke. $273,048,953; Building Stone, Brick, Cement, etc., $44,905,886; making its mineral
production to tlie end of 1925, show an
Aggregate Value of $920,919,628
The sudstantial progress of the Mining industry of this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
nuures whioh show the value of production for successive five-year periods: For all yearfrto 1895, inclusive $94 547 241; forfive years, 1896 1900, $57,607,967; for fivja 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;
■1921, $28,066,641; for the year 1922, $35,158,843; for 1923, $41,304,320; for 1924. $48,704,604, and for 1925,
$61,492,242. Production Last Ten Years, $404,649,375
Lode mining has only been in progress for about 25 years, and only about one-half of the Province has
been even prospected; 200,000 square miles of unexplored mineral bearing land are open for prOspeoting.
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 suoh properties, security of whioh is guaranteed by
Crown Grants.
Practically all British Columbia Mineral Properties upon whioh development work has been done
are described in some one of the Annual Reports of the Minister of Mines. Those considering
mining investments should refer to such reports. They are available without charge on application
to the Department of Mines, Victoria, B. C. Reports covering each of the six mineral Survey
Districts are published separately, and are available ou application. Reports of the Geological
Survey of Canada, Winch Building, Vancouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information.
Full information, together with Mining Reports ^i^^bT^lNBTER *5f *MIMS68™8 !
VICTORIA, British Colombia | «l
ALICE  ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD,  Saturday,   May   21   1927
Ice Cap in Alaska Fast
Timber is fast taking the plaoe
of ioe along the coast of Alaska,
aocording to John P. Forde, Dominion government engineer,
who reoently oonducted an investigation there for the Ottawa authorities.
Glaoial ice caps are receding all
along the ooastof Alaska, says Mr.
Forde. They are going baok, he
contends at the rate of of 100 feet a
year, and the surprising feature is
that within ten years from the uu-
covering of the terrain by the recession of the ice, a crop of Sitka
spruce sprang up.
Of special interest to Canada in
this recession of the glaciers is the
prospect that steamers will eventually become independent of Skag-
way as a route into Canadian ter
ritory and the possibility that a
new seaport on Canadian soil may
be created. At the present time
all traffic for the Yukon passes
through Alaskan territory.
W. J. Elmendorf Mining in
W. J. Elmendorf, of Seattle, consulting engineer for Kassan Gold
Co., operating on Prince of Wales
Island, reports that milling operations of about fifty tons a day will
be started soon. Development of
the Titan, on Fish Creek, is proceeding under contraot. The tunnel shows a full faoe of milling ore.
Mill for Duthie Mines
Following the crowd   will   get
you there—after the crowd.
Installation of the mill at Duthie
Mines, near Smithers, has been
completed. New discoveries of ore
at greater depth ooour frequently,
the latest being in a new main tunnel whioh is being driven muoh be
low the old workings.
Largest  Liquor  Profits
be Distributed
The municipalities will soon re-
ceivethe largest liquor profits yet.
The distribution will be made on
the basis pf school population fig-
E.- r-       j   cl l,res !lll(l   the   municipalities   will
migration to Canada Shows   .     . t    ,.
° , also share in motor licenses soon to
Dig Isains j,e distributed on the census basis
There has been a notable increase There is one thing that few of us
in emigration to Canada in the first really live up to—our obituary,
three months of this year as coin-
pared with the corresponding
quarter of 1926. The first quarter
figures were 10,243 compared with
6,263 a year ago. Emigration does
not reach its peak until May and
it is expected that the movement
to Can.ida this year will show  an ...
.  . i     . ua *      *,,man loose it becomes an injury,
increase of at least 60 percent, overlf '   '
the preceding year, and the figures
for 1926 were 61 per  cent   higher
than those for 1925.
The Provincial Government will
make a grant of $2000 to the
Chamber of Mines of -Eastern
British Columbia, at Nelson.
(Form P)
Certificate op Improvements
"Silver Cord" and "Silver Cord No.
2" Mineral Claims, situate in the Naas
River Mining Division of Cassiar District.
Where located:—on the North-east
Pork of Kitsault River, about seven
miles from Alice Arm.
TAKE NOTICE that I, A. McGuire,
agent for Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines
Ltd. (N.P.L.,). Free Miner's Certificate
No. l&W-D, 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 take notice that action,
under section 85, must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 29th. day of April, A.D.
A. McGUIRE, Agent.
Speaking of throwing light on
the situation, a Cleveland man
yesterday caught a neighbor kissing
his wife and hurled a lamp at him.
When   the jury turns a guilty
Canadian National
European Tours
(Form F.)
Certificate oe Improvements
"Eagle," "Eagle No; 2," "Eagle No.
: 3", "Eagle No. 4" "Eagle Fractional"
and "Eagle No. 1 Fractional" Mineral
Claims, situate in the Naas River Min-
[ ing Division of Cassiar District,
Where Located:—on the  Kitsault
I River about 7 miles from Alice Arm.
.   TAKE NOTICE that I, A. McGuire,
agent for Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines
I Ltd. (N.P.L.)
Free Miner's Certificate No. 1546-D,
I intend, sixty days from the date hereof,
I to apply to the Mining Recorder for a
(Certificate of Improvements for the
I purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of
| the above claims.
And further take notice that action,
Iunder section 85, must be commenced
J before the issuance of such Certificate
lof Improvements.
Dated this 29th. day of April A.D.
A. McGUIRE, Agent.
A maximum of travel through
particularly interesting countries
at a minimum of expense is provided in the Canadian National Educational Tours this summer through
Scotland, England, France, Belgium, Switzerland and Italy.
Two tour* have been arranged
and sailing will be made from
Montreal, July 8th, on the S. S.
"Andania", direct to Glasgow.
Very careful attention has been
given to itineraries involved.
Tour No. 1 is a 37 day trip on
sea and laud, visiting important
cities in Scotland, England, France,
Belgium, Switzerland. All expenses, $372.50, Montreal to Great
Britain and the Continent and
return to Montreal.
Tour No.-2 is a 51-day trip, on
sea and land, visiting in Scotland,
England, France, Belgium, Switz
erlaud and Italy. All expenses,
$501.00, Montreal to Great Britain
and the Continent and return to
There will be low excursion fares
to the seaboard from points in
British Columbia.
These tours will be personally
conducted from Western Canada,
and while overseas will be under
the direct oare and "Supervision of
thoroughly responsible and reliable
organization, fully qualified in
every particular to successfully
look after the interests of our
The sight-seeing programme is
very complete - and generous.
Motor coaches and automobiles are
freely used. All sight-seeing is
well planned to save unnecessary
fatigue and to see the worth while
places within the time at our disposal. Competent lectures will
reveal to our patrons the outstanding features, literary, historic,
artistic or scenic of the Old World
centres visited.
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Heavy Teams
No Contraot too Large or
too Small
Kitsault House
Comfortable Rooms for Rent by
Day, Week or Month
A full line of Cigars. Cigarettes, Tobacco, Fruit & Candy
All the latest Newspapers
available for Reading
Surveys of Mineral Claims, Subdivisions, Underground Surveys,
Cigars, Cigarettes ud Tobacco, Soft Drinks
Rooms for rest by Day Week or Monlk
Geo.  Beaudin   • -   Prop.
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
Noticp Of Intention i'o Apply
To Leash Land
In Prince Rupert Land District,
Recording District, District of Cassiar
and situate and being part of the foreshore in front of Kshwan Indian
Reserve No. 27 on the West Bank of
Kshwan River, Hastings Arm.
Take notice that William P.
Armour, of Prince Rupert, B. C,
occupation, contractor, intends to
apply for permission to lease the following described lands:—
Commencing at a post planted
about 20 chains easterly from the
S/W. corner of Kshwan Indian
Reserve No. 27 and being on High
Water Mark; thence South to Low
Water Mark; thence easterly along
Low Water Mark to the West Bank
of the main Branch of Kshwan River;
thence Northerly along the West
Bank of Kshwan River to High
Water Mark; thence Westerly along
High Water Mark to point of commencement; and containing 160 acres
more or less.
Dated March 6th. 1027.
Ladies' High Grade Silk Hose,   colors Peaches and
Harvest at $1.25 per pair.
Blush color at $1.00 per pair.
Various grades iu all colors froni   $1.00   to  $3.00
per pair. ,
LEW LUN  & Go.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   ?.M.
W. A. WILSON, Manager
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. CummingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Officii Building, Alice Ann
A complete line of High Grade Groceries always carried
in stock; also Heavy and Shelf Hardware, of every
description.       Clothing   and   footwear    for
Loggers and Miners
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
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 OFFICEt-Anyox, B. C. ~"™
ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   May   21   1927
Alice Arm Notes
Continued from Page 1
The First Street front of- the
Welcome Hotel is being remodeled
by A. Beaudin. A new door and
large windows are being placed in
position. The Hotel will now have
two entrances on First Street and
one on First Avenue.
H. W. M. Rolston of Stewart,
who has spent the past few weeks
in Anyox, spent the week-end at
Alice Arm. He returned to Stewart on Thursday.
J. Skonsing arrived on Tuesday
from Anyox, where he has spent the
past winter. He plan's to develop
his mining claims in the Kitsault
Valley as soon as weather conditions
Robt. Henderson, who is a regular visitor each spring from Vancouver arrived on Monday. He
plans extensive development work
on his mining claims adjacent to
the Dolly Varden railway.
Mr. O'Hanley, representing the
Union Oil Co. arrived on Thursday
from the south.
Household Furniture
For Sale
House 38' Plume 87
One Brass Bed, complete
One Heater, large size, almost new
Two Rockers, heath seat
One Centre Table
One Couch, will make full size bed
One Linoleum Rug, 9ft. by 12ft.
One Crib, large, almost single bed,
big enough for two children.
One Bed Room Linoleum Rug
Kitchen Linoleum
One High Chair
One Tub
One Wash Board
Two Clothes Dryers
One Wringer and Stand
One Tea Kettle
Three Cooking Pots
One 5-gullon Crock
One Bread Pan
Five Pairs Curtains
One Bed and Spring
One Bedstead
One Dresser
Two Tables
One large Roasting Pan i
Two Coal Pails
Numerous other small items, such
as Coal Shovel,   Electric Iron,
Mirror, etc.
All furniture as   good  as   new.
Will Sell complete or separate.
Home 38 Phone 87
Subicribe to Your Local Paper
To those who talk aud talk and
This proverb should appeal:
"The steam that blows the whistle
Will never turn the wheel."  ■     i
"When ye're whipped," said
Dolan, "yez should have sinse to
say enough."
"If I've the strength to say
enough, I'm uot whipped," said
Big Dredging Operations
Fairbanks Exploration Company
has ordered nine large dredges
costing $500,000 each, two to be
shipped eaoh year to the interior of
Alaska. It is expected that
dredging operations will start in
1928, the 85-mile ditoh being now
under construction.
"Papa," said the small- son,
"what do they mean by college-
bred? Is it different from any
other kind of bread?"
"My son," said tho father, "it's a
four-years' loaf."
He told the flapper of his love,
The color left her oheeks,
But on the shoulder of his coat
It showed for many weeks.
Nerve is a funny thing. You
never lose it except when you need
it most.
Ice Goes Out of Yukon
The ice went out of the Yukon
river at Dawson on Friday May
13th. at 11.23 p.m. It is expected
that the first river boat will sail
from Whitehorse to Dawson on May
Triangle Tour to JASPER
One way via. Vancouver and
Prince Rupert
Full information from:
R. F. McNaughton,
District Passenger Agent,
Prince Rupert B. C.
Alice Arm Lots
Now is the Time to Buy
Alice Arm will very soon become a mining town of considerable importance. The mining industry is undoubtedly on
the eve of big developments, which means a big payroll and a
much larger town. Increased activity will result in placing
good residential and business lots at a premium. At the
present lots can be secured at attractive prices and on easy terms
BUSINESS    LOTS    FROM    $200    TO    $500
RESIDENTIAL   LOTS   FROM   $200  TO  $300
Terms made to suit buyers.     See Stephen  Dumas,   our
agent, and build where you don't have to move.
Agent for the Alice Arm Mining & Development Co
'Twas Homer who said, "Hateful
to me as the gates of hades is he
who hides one thing in his mind
and speaks another."
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures: Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
Meets every second and fourth Monday of
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application lo club manager
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Roomi for Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinks
Cigars,   Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
We trade in all LISTED and
orders promptly attended to
Buyers or Sellers.
720 Haatinge Street W.
Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Sey. 5061
Mkmhku  Vancouver Stock
Sunset Hotel
Firit-clau Roomi for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
J. THOMAS   ■   Prop.
Alice Arm
Comfortable Roomi for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Ratei
N. Sutilovich        Prop.
Forsyth's Athletic, Nainsook, a big Heller, per suit  $1.00
Forsyth's "Forsylk" very fine mercerized $1.50
Forsyth's super quality Broadcloth  $3.50
Hatchway no-button combs, Athletic • $1.50
Hatchway no-button short sleeves, full length leg   $2.00
Balbriggan Combinations all sizes $1.25
■ Watson's double strength combs.  $2.25
In Tan Calf, Pearl Elk and Patent
Leather,   with   flexible    stitohdown
Sizes5to7^ $1.75
Sizes 8 to 10^... • $2.00
Sizes 11 to 2'- •■ $2.25
MEN'S   OXFORDS   in many   new
styles and colors to select from.
Prioes $6.00 to $8.50
Spring Blood Purifiers
Extract Of  Sarsparilla
Compound And
Sulphur and Molasses
These preparations oleanse the blood of
accumulated      impurities,      impart
strength and vitality and generally
improve the entire system
Price 35c. and $1.00


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