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 All the Mining
News of the
B. C. Coast
j   $2.50 a Year   j
Alice Arm and j
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
The Herald Brings Results to Advertisers
VOL. 4,   NO. 30
Alice Abm, B. C, Saturday, January 31, 1925
5 cents each,
Esperanza Has Tungsten
Ore Carrying 39 Per
Cent Metal
Ore Is Worth S351.00 Per
The Esperanza mine, which has
become well known throughout
the district as one of the most consistent shippers of silver ore, will
undoubtedly beoome more widely
known in the future on account of
its wealth of tungsten ore.
Returns of a reoent sample of
tungsten ore have just been received from Denver, Colorado, by Mr.
Norman Fraser, manager of the
mine. The sample contained 39
' per cent, tungsten, which gives
the value per ton of ore at $351.00.
At first it was thought that the
ore was scheelite, but recent ad vices
state that it is wolframite, The
former is a white tungsten ore,
while the latter, whioh is found at
the mine, is a light reddish-brown.
There is, however, an abundance of
the white ore at the mine, and
samples of this will be sent for
The wolframite is found throughout the mine, in quantities that
should make exceedingly profitable
mining, and although a lot of
silver has been recovered from this
property, which is within twenty
minutes walk of Alice Arm. it
is safe to say that real mining
operations have not yet commenced.
How many hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of tungsten
ore have been wasted at the mine,
no one will ever know. There is,
however, large quantities already
in sight, and what will be uncovered by future development
may place the Esperanza in the
front rank of tungtsen ore
During last week-end, a shipment of silver ore was made to
Anyox smelter, eousistng of sixty
tons of low grade, and 179 sacks
of high grade. Haulng of ore from
the mine is proceeding every day,
there being an abundance of snow
for sleighing purposes.
Birthday Dance Held At
Alice Arm1
A very interesting dance, at
which a large number of people
spent a pleasant evening was held
on Wednesday evening at tlie
Coliseum. The occasion of the
dance was tile celebration of the
birthdays of Mrs. Al Falconer, Mr
Geo. Young and Mr. H. Butler.
A large number of friends were
present, and danoing was continued until 1 a.m. The orchestra,
which was augmented by an extra
violin, was composed of Mrs. T. W.
Falooner, piano; Mrs. J. Laidlaw,
saxophone; C. Hutohinson, clarinet;
Lome Falconer and R. G. Gordon,
The refreshments, which were
provided by the ladies, were
exceptionally good. A large birthday cake being an added attraction.
Ladies Aid Of Anglican
Church Hold Successful
Card Party
The Ladies Aid of the. Anglican
Church are to be congratulated on
the success of their recent contribution to the social' life of the
town. The card party and dance
held in the Elks' Hall on Wednesday evening was one of the finest
social events of the season.
There were 9 tables of bridge
and 19 of whist entered in the
competition, and at 8 o'clock a
start was made, and a most enjoyable evening was spent.
The winners at whist were:
Ladies: Mrs. George Moffat.
Consolation: Mrs. Cloke.
Gents: Mr. W. Bater. Consolation: Mr. Albert Lopez.
Ladies: Miss M. J. Sewart.
Consolation: Mrs. R. Lamborne.
Gents: Mr. F. D. Rice. Consolation; Mr. Ed Wall.
At tho conclusion of the cards,
refreshments were served in the
spacious dining room, whioh was
beautifully decorated for the
occasion with palms, ferns and
plants, kindly loaned by Capt. A.
Wlien "the needs of the inner
man were fully satisfied, dancing
commenced and was oarried on
to the wee sma' hoors.
The Ladies assisting were:
Mrs. W. B. Henderson, Mrs. H.
Selfe, Mr. R. C. Macknight, Mrs.
Stevens, Mrs. W. F. Eve, Mrs. A,
Cameron' Mrs H. Jago, and Miss
M. Stevens, who were able supported by Mr. R. C. Macknight
and Mr. James Thompson.
Messrs. J. Austin, Sid Armstrong and Ed Waterman supplied
the music for the dance.
Hockey Championship
Of Alice Arm Is Still
The schedule of games of the
Alioe Arm Hookey League was
brought to a close on Wednesday
evening. The result of the games
is, "as you were," for every team is
on a equal footing with their opponents. Each team has experienced
four wins and four,losses, which
gives them eight points each.
The Tigers, have scored 38 goals
and have had 38 goals scored
against them.
The Wildcats have scored 33
goals, aud 31 scored against them.
The Bears have scored 30 goals,
and 32 scored against them.
In order to decide the city
championship it has been decided
to play a series of games. These
games will be welt worth watching
for each team will go the limit in
order to win.
Three games were played during
the week. In the postponed game
between the Tigers and Bears, on
Sunday afternoon, the Bears proved victorious by the score of 5 to 2.
On Monday evening the Tigers
held the Wildcats^ scoreless, while
they piled up three goals. Paddy
'Williamson, "goal-keeper for the
Tigers, was tlie shining light of
the victors, playing an air-tight
Wednesday evening's game wa
the final struggle for the League
championship, with the Bears aud
Tigers facing eaoh other. A win
for the Tigers would have given
them the championship, but it was
not to be. The Bears were
determined to hold them if possible,
aud this they did, piling up 6 goals
to the Tigers 2.
Bobby Burns Honored
In Anyox By Grand
Close Play For Finals
The Boys On The Hill Again
The event being competition for
finals, at which the leaders were
running a neck-and-ueok race,
brought out an unusually large
crowd at the Mine Club's sixth
card party of the season, held at
the Club's quarters on Tuesday,
Prizes were awarded to those
totalling the highest scores resulting from attendance of the
complete series of six evenings'
play. In the whist competition
particularly, a very keen fight was
enjoyed, Messrs. Peters and McLean differing by only four points
at the opening of the session. For
the bridge enthusiasts, Messrs.
Manning and Tremaine occupied
the limelight; the former leading
easily up to the fifth evening,
when his rival jumped ahead in a
brilliant spurt. The Ladies too
were also making history, Mesdames McMillan, Jones, Patton,
and Talbot, being "the portraits in
the days news."
Whist awards fell to Mrs. Chas.
McMillan and to Mr. Sid Peters,
and the bridge champions were
Mrs. F. E. Patton and Mr. C. W.
S. Tremaine.
The winners of the booby prizes
Dr. Kinsman and Geo Hewson.
Anyox Basketball
Several games have been played
since our last issue. Three were
played.last Friday week-end, when
the Coke Plant defeated the Smelter seniors. The Mine won over
the High School team, in the
Intermediate Division, and the
Bluebirds continued their unbroken
string of victories, this time at the
expense of the Mine girls.
Two games were staged on Wednesday evening, the rejuvenated
Hustlers took the High School lads
into oamp and the Bluebirds added
another victory to their list, the
pioneers being the victims.
The Senior game is hardly
worthy of mention in so far as
basketball is concerned, as the
exhibition put on was more on the
lines of rugby. The players of
both teams might do well by taking recourse to the rule book, and
be sure to absorb the rules which
apply to blocking, shoving, and
charging. The score was 27 to 17.
Yorke was the sharpshooter for
the winners, while Bill Robertson
located the basket the most times
for the losers.
Continued on Page 4
The Burns' concert held under
the auspices of the Union Church
on Monday night was one of the
most successful and enjoyable
entertainments of the season. Mr.
T. J. Kirkwood who was responsible for the programme and who
also acted as chairman is deserving of much credit for presenting
so many proficient vocal and
instrumental artists.
From the rise of the curtain to
its fall there was not a dull
moment. The large audience was
more than repaid for trudging out
in the deep snow, and ou filing out
of the hall many were the expressions of appreciation and satisfaction.
The entertainment began by a
selection of Scottish melodies dear
to the heart of the sons of Scotland, and at once transported
them in memory to the land of
their birth. The leader of this
fine orchestra, which is doing such
fine work in the community, Mr.
S. Steele, hailed from the land of
Burns and knows full well how to
interpret those captivating airs.
The chairman's remarks were'
brief indeed, hence Mr. Kirkwood's
success in that capaoity.
Mi'. Dan McCauley, new to
Anyox audiences delighted his
hearers with" the old favorite
''Bonny Mary-of Argyl."
Dan is one of those rare singers
who although unaccompanied
never fails to grip and to please.
"McGregor's Gatheriug" sung by
Mr.R. W. Murdoch was a masterpiece. Anyox is indeed fortunate
to possess such an artist. Then'1
followed the Scotchman's delight,
"The Highland Fling." danced by
on expert who has delighted many
such audiences, not only in Anyox,
but also in her own home where
heather grows—Miss Mabel
Miss V. McKay is always a
favorite and she was at her best on
this occasion singing "Sing To Me
The Auld Scotsh Sangs."
But the surprise of the evening
was Mr. J. Thompson. We did
not know he could play the pipos
and the absentees really missed a
treat, and his kilds; well we can
only echo the remark which one
gave expression to "Is'nt he cute."
Mr. Thompson is a very popular
Harry Lander artist.
Mr. J. Murdoch was heard and
enjoyed in" a more serious role
giving a reading entitled "Man
Was Made to Mourn." This is the
first appearance of Mr. Murdoch
before an Anyox audience, and we
hope it will not be the last.
Mr. W. Jack also appeared before the Beach people for the first
time with his violin and showed
his mastery over that instrument.
Mr. Jack is the artist we . hope to
hear again.
Miss Edna Herrin and Miss Flo
Kelly in the "Highland Schot-
tische" were just as delightful as
ever. Their spendid dancing and
lightness of step reflects 'great
oredit to their teaoher Mrs. F. M.
Kelly. We understand that Mrs,
Herrin also assists greatly in the
Continued on page 3
New Mining Co. Receive
Substantial Local
The Kitsault River Mining and
Development Co. Ltd., is well ou
the road towards success. Mr.
Elmer Ness, one of the directors,
who is now engaged iu selling
shares in the company, spent the
past two weeks in Alice Arm, and
during that time he disposed of a
considerable quantity of shares.
All the shares sold to date have
been bought by Alice Ann people,
and among those who have invested in the company, are: Messrs
Art. Beaudin, P. Williamson, J
Strombeek, Ed Peterson, A.
Surbich, T. W. Falconer. Al Falconer, S. Dumas, S. Winstroiu, B.
Turbitt, P. Mondial, S. F. D. Roe,
J. Hanna, A. D. Yorke.
The fact that Mr. New has been
successful in interesting local
people, speaks volumes for the
future success of the company, and
also the integrity of the pilomotors,
who arc local men. A manlier of
those taking stock are well
acquainted with the company's
mining properties at the Kitsault
Glacier, and are of the opinion that
development work will bring iu another producer, and that tbey
should realize considerable cash on
their investment.
Mr. Ness left on Tuesday for
Vancouver and Victoria, where he
will spend the next few weeks selling stock. Development work
will be commenced in the spring,
as soon as the Dolly Varden railway and pack trail is open.
Loyal Order Of Moose
Hosts At Card Party
Last Friday evening the 23rd.
was the occasion of u very successful card party and dance in the
Catholic Hall, under the auspices
of the Loyal Order of Moose. The
tables were- all tilled and cards
were played from 8 o'clock until'
10, after which refreshments were
served. At about 10.30 dancing
was started and continued until
one o'clock. The Moose six piece
orchestra was in attendance,
furnishing splendid music. The
orchestra consists of Mr. Dresser,
piano; J. Varnes, trombone; Sid
Armstrong, violin; Harry Ward,
clarinet; Paul Stivenard, cornet,
and J. Cameron, drums.
This successful affair was largely
due to Messrs. Hutchings, liawlin-
son, Chisholm, Hart, Roberts, and
Johnson, who comprised the Moose
Social Committee. All present
voted an evening well spent with
cards and dancing.
Another Big Alice Arm
Mining Deal Going Through
From reliable sources we
are informed that another big
mining deal, is shortly to be put
through. We have been requested
to withold details until all papers
have been signed, which it is
expected will be done within the
next few days. ALICE   ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   January  31,   1925
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Ami and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices for Crown Grants -   -   $10.00
Land Notices -      -      -      $10.00
Coal Notices -      -      -        $0.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Rates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
A programme of exceptional
interest has been prepared in connection with the forthcoming
Annual General Meeting of the
British Columbia Division of the
Canadian Institute of Mining and
Metallurgy to be held in Vancouver on February 18th. 19th,
and 20th. next. The Institute as
is well known is a national organi
zation composed mainly of tech
nical men, whose aim and pur
pose is the promotion, chiefly by
educational means, of the best
interests of the mining industry in
this country. Essentially it is
actuated by disinterested motives.
It is on this account that it has
exercised so wide and so admittedly beneficial an influence during the past twenty-six years
throughout Canada. In this Province the tradition of useful service has been adequately maintained by the British Columbia
Division. Having in mind the
idea of service, and recognizing
that the Province at present is
confronted with economic and industrial problems, whose successful
solution is of common concern, the
Division at this meeting is - subordinating its technical or class
interests to the major demands of
community interests. In other
words instead of dealing with
questions that exclusively and
directly affect mining, it will
deliberate issues that exclusively,
if not indirectly affect every
individual, class and industry in
British Columbia.
Of these problems that of
Government Finance, involving
taxation, is not the least pressing.
The tax burden now imposed is a
heavy one. Its effect is to deter
investment and to discourage any
considerable increase of population. But with factors favorable
to the extensions of industry, to
the acceleration of settement, and
to increases of population, the
problem would soon cease to
exist; it would solve itself. Hence
the importance of concentrating
effort on the improvement of basal
Anyox High School Club Hold
Card Party and Sale Of
Last Saturday afternoon the High
School Club held a bridge and whist
tea combined with a home cooking
and candy Sale. The curds were in
charge of Miss Champion. Mrs.
Onmlill and Mrs. Manzer taking first
honors at bridge and Mrs. Robertson
and Mrs. Selfe took first honors for
whist. The prizes were very kindly
donated by Miss Champion. Miss
Mary O'Neil was in charge of the
homecooking department, with the
Misses McLachlan and Chapman attending to the candy.
A beautiful tray donated by Mrs.
Manzer and two boxes of candy
donated by Miss Mary O'Neil were
ruffled, Mrs. Cundill winning the tray
and Mrs. Conway and Mrs. Patton
of the Mine held the lucky numbers
for the chocolates.
Miss McKay, Miss Deith and Miss
Moffatt very capably superintended
the afternoon ten. The High School
Club wishes to extend their hearty
thanks to all those who helped to
make the day a success. The proceeds are to be used by the High
School Club to bring the Prince
Rupert Basketball team up here sometime during February.
Loyal Order
Anyox Lodge No. 1412
Lodge Meets Every Friday at
8 p.m. Prompt
Headquarters: Catholic Hall, Anyox
J. G. Ems.
F. Labbon
P. O. Box 220
hunters and relays- of ponies and
automobiles to ply from the head
of navigation on the Stikine River
to the "pay creeks." The rush is
expected to start iu April.
On the first steamer the Hudson's
Bay Company will take powerful
caterpillar tractors for use on the
trails east and north from Telegraph Creek junction, the point
wlnA-e the gold hunters will take
before plunging into the wilderness.
Orders   Taken  for  all
Kinds of
Finished Building Material
S. DUMAS, Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut Any Length
l- ~_— , : i
Crossed Atlantic
Boot and  Shoe
First Class Work
Highest Grade Material
C. H. WALKER Alice Arm
At rear of Kitsault Cafe
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
Elaborate Preparations
Made For Spring
Gold Rush
The Hudson's Bay Company
announce, that extraordinary preparations are being made for the
gold rush to the new Cassiar gold
field including steamships for comfortable transportation, tai.k tractors for hauling supplies, airplanes
and   radio    by    private    fortune
♦nmw»mw«wwt I Producers of AC?pper.' Coa''I CLoke' Benz?1 and
f Ammonium sulphate
Alice   Arm   LlectriC - - Purchasers of Ores of Copper and Siliceous Ores
LAUNDRY * of Gold and Silver
t   Downtown Agency: Welcome
♦ Pool Room
£    Clothes Cleaned and Pressed
I i. LAIDLAW    -    -    PROP.
MAIN  OFriCE:-Anyox, B. C.
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.
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
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Little   bamuel   Molyneur.  ftrnvea
very   pathetic   figure,   as
f\ stepped of! the Canadian P*
cific train, between the conductor
snd an official of the department
.f immigration, into the noise ot
•hunting trains, the confusion of
hurrying express trucks, and the
bustle that attends the arrival and
departure of friends, Samuel Moly-
neux, S93 Oakwood Avenue, Toronto,
as the label on his little bag proclaimed him, paused for a moment,
and then, overcome by a sense of
lonliness produced by the loss of hia
friends of sMp-iboard and train,
burst into tears. A second later
he was seized by his mother, from
whom he had been separated for
one and a half of his four years,
and sobbed himself to contentment
in hei arms.
Samuel came to Canada on the
Montclare, making the complete trip
from the old land to Toronto by himself. Samuel was a favorite on
ship-board, according to reports. He
became particularly attached to the
ship's nurse but was the pet of all
the passengers and orow.
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced minerals valued as follows: Placer Gold. $76,962,203; Lode Gold, $113,352,655; Silver,
$63,532,655; Lead. $58,132,661; Copper. $179,046,508; Zinc. $27,904756; Coal and Coke, $250,968,113;
Building Stone, Brick. Cement. $39,415,234; Miscellaneous Minerals, $1,408,257; making its mineral
production to the end of 1923 show
An Aggregate Value of $810,722,782
The substantial progress of the Mining Industry in this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
figures, which show the value of production for successive five-year periods:   For all years to 1895. inclusive,
$94,547,241; forfiveyears, 1896-1900. $57,607,967; forfiveyears. 1901-1905, $96,507,968; forfiveyears. 1906
1910, $125,534,474; for five years. 1911-1915. $142,072:603: forfive years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725; for the
year 1921, $28,066,641, and for the year 1923, $41,304,320.
Production During last ten years, $350,288,892
Lode-mining has only been in progress for about 33 years, and not 20 per cent of the Province has been
even prospected; 300,000 square miles of unexplored mineral bearing land are open for prospecting.
The Mining Laws of this Province are more liberal and the fees lower than those of any other Province
in the Dominion, or any Colony in the British Empire.
Mineral locations are granted to discoverers for nominal fees.
Absolute Titles are obtained by developing such properties, security of which is guaranteed by
Crown Grants.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA, British Columbia
mm ALICE   ARM  AND  ANYOX  HERALD,   Saturday,  January   31.   1925
Change Of C. N. R.
Passenger Service
About April 15th.
The steamer Prinoe George,
which has been tied up in Vancouver for several months, will replace the Prinoe Rupert in the
C.N.R. coastwise passenger service early in March after it has returned for annual overhaul in the
meantime. When the Prince
Rupert is withdrawn, she will also
be laid up for an annual overhaul.
It is planned to resume the
twice-a-week Bervice between
Prince Rupert and Vancouver by
tlie steamers Prince Rupert and
Prince George about April 15th.
This service will be in effect until
late in June when the Alaska service, giving Prince Rupert three
boats a week, Anyox and Stewart
two boats and Alaska one boat, is
It is expected that the St.
Margaret, which the company
proposes to purchase, will participate in the summer service between Prince Rupert and Vancouver. The St. Margaret, it is
said, is all ready to enter passenger service. Once the final
decision has been made to purchase
her, it should not take more than
two months to get on this coast
from Gibralter.
California Wants Our
Tungsten and Also
Cobalt Ores
The B. C. Chamber of Mines
at Vancouver has received a request from S. W. Sweed, a former
British Columbia mining man,
now in California, for 15 per cent,
cobalt ore and tungsten ore from
British Columbia. The cobalt ore,
he says, must be free of arsenic
and othef impurities and must run
at least 15 per cent, cobalt.
So far as is known the only district in Canada producing such ore
as yet. is in the Cobalt region of
Ontario, states Henry Browning,
secretary of the Chamber of Mines.
British Columbia has one cobalt-
producing property with a lower
grade, ore, however, he states. It
is the Gold-Cobalt mine at Hazelton.
Tungsten, while scarce, is more
available in this province, however.
On Rocher de Boule Mountain,
in the Hazeleton district, the Red
Rose mine, which has not been
scratched below the surface, is
considered to have a highly
promising lead of high grade tungsten ore.
Both the cobalt and tungsten
are wanted in California's steel industry.
The Esperanza mine will soon be
able to supply California with all
the necessary tungsten ore.—Ed.
Bobby Burns Honored In
Anyox By Grand Concert
Continued from Page I
training of these two oharming
little dancers.
The duet "The Crooked Barbee"
rendered by Miss McKay and Mr.
W. R. Murdoch held the audience
enraptured. The two voices
blended perfectly and called for
loud applause. Mr. Webster oaused much laughter with his reading,
"Wee Puggy." It was real Scotsh
but most of us understood the
funny story of the hold, bad
Mr. J. Mitchell highly delighted
all, especially with his "Hoot Mon."
Accompanists: Mrs. Herrin,
Mrs. Pynn, Mr. Dresser, and Mr,
Vacant, unreserved, surveyed
Crown lands may be pre-empted by
i.lrltish subjects over 18 years of age,
ind by aliens on declaring Intention
to become British subjects, conditional upon residence, occupation,
ind Improvement for agricultural
Full Information concerning regu-
ations regarding pre-emptions Is
given in Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
.vhich can be obtained free of charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Vlotorla, B.C., or to any Gov't nment Agent.
Records will < be granted covering
<nly land suitable for agricultural
:.urposes, and which is not timber-
and, i.e., carrying over 6,000 board
feet per acre west of the Coast Range
and 8,000 feet per acre east of that
Applications for pre-emptions are
'.o be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Di:
vision, In which the land applied for
Is situated, and are made on printed
forms, copies of which can be obtained from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions muet be occupied for
five years and improvements made
to value of $10 per acre, including
clearing and cultivating at least Ave
acres, before a Crown Grant can be
For more detailed information see
Llie Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Applications are received for pur
chase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being tlmberland.
for agricultural purposes; m nlmum
price of first-class (arable) land is J5
per acre, and second-class (glazing)
land $2.50 per acre. Further information regarding purchase or least'
of Crown lands is given in Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purchase 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
acres, may be leased as homesites.
conditional upon a dwelling belnu
erected in the first year, title being
obtainable after residence and im
provement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
For (ruing and   industrial    purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or «
Under the Graslng Aot the Provinoe Is divided Into grazing districts
and the range administered under ■»
Grazing Commissioner. Annual
grazing permits are issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management. Free, or partially free,
permit* are available for settlers,
campers and travellers, up to ten
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. CummillgS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
Cigars, Cigarettei and Tobacco, Soft Drinki
Roomi (or rent by Day, Week or Month.
Geo. Beaudin   -    -   Prop.
Y 1
John M. Morrison
General Contractor
Teaming Freighting, Wood
Coal, Pack Horses and
Saddle Horses
Bluebird Cafe !
Home-made Pastry & Cakes
Soda Fountain
Mrs.  M.  BRYDEN
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
Winter Clothing
UNDERWEAR: Stanfield's Heavy, and
the famous Viking.   Also heavy woollen
Socks. Gloves, Toques, Etc.
Women's and Men's Wool Sweaters
Alice Arm
Woollen  Goods   Of All
Call and inspect our stock of Winter
Wear, for both   ladies and gentlemen
LEW LUN & Co., General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
30 Per Cent. Off All Skates and Skating Shoes
Two Lines of Men's Sweaters at $1.50 & $2.50 each
Odd Lots in Men's Underwear at 50c.
per Garment
T. W. FALCONER a*.*.
When Hiking
To the Dam or Mine
Ice Cream      Teas      Soft Drinks
S. S. Prince Rupert will leave Anyox for Prince Rupert, Vancouver,
Victoria, Seattle and intermediate points, each Thursday, 11.00 p.m.
S. S. Prince John will sail from Prince Rupert, for Vancouver, via
Queen Charlotte Island Ports, January 31st, February
14th, 28th.
Each  Monday,  Wednesday  and Saturday at 5.00 p.m. for Prince
George,  Edmonton, Winnipeg.   Direct connections for all   points
East and South.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply   to any  Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. Mc-NAUGHTON, District Passenger  Agent,
Prince Rupert, B. C.
Advertise in the Herald ALICE   AEM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   January  31,   1925
Anyox Basketball
Continued from page 1
The ladies league fixture was
the treat of the evening, the game
was fast and olean throughout,
both sides played good basketball.
The Bluebirds started off with a
rush at the start of proceedings,
and in no time were leading five
to nil. The Mine girls soon
caught up, however, and kept the
score even right, to the end of
hostilities. The final score stood
12 to II. The Champions were
without the services of Mrs. Crone
at forward, which weakened their
attack considerably. Mrs. McQuarrie was high scorer for the
winners, while Miss McMillan was
high for the losers. These same
teams meet again on Monday evening at the Mine Gymnasium.
Owing to lack of space further
games coniiot be published.
See Al. Falconer for Freight and
Pack Horses.
Hand Laundry Work. Moderate
Prices—Miss B. Crawford, Alice
Mr. Elmer Ness left on Tuesday for Vanoouver and Victoria, in
connection with business of the
Kitsault River Mining and Development Co. Ltd.
Mr. Harry Owen arrived in
town yesterday from Vancouver,
where he has spent two month's
Mr. Dick Sullivan, one of the
pioneer miners and prospectors of
the camp, arrived in town yesterday, after an absence of about two
years.   He eypects to stay here for
some time.
Mr. Herb. Butler, who received
a broken collar bone at the local
rink a few weeks ago, arrived
home last week-end. He is able to
be around, but his left side is
strapped and braced, so that no
movement of the broken parts oan
be made,
See Al. Falconer for Wood, Coal
and Lumber.
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Mr. Jack Stroud, who was
superintendent of the Coke Plant
for a number of years, and latterly
assistant superintendent at the
Smelter, left for the south last
Monday, on the Cardena.
Mr. Hockin of Prince Rupert,
arrived in town last Thursday
evening, on the Prince Rupert.
Mr. L. F. Champion returned
from Vancouver last Thursday
evening on the Prince Rupert.
Mr. Tom Bagwill arrived in
town from Vancouver last Thursday evening.
Mr. H. S. Munroe returned from
the south on the Cardena, last
Mr. David Howell left for the
south last Monday on the Cardena.
Mr. Harvey arrived in town
from Vancouver on the Cardena,
last Monday.
Mr. Harry Selfe left on the
Cardena last Monday for the south.
Mr. Selfe will visit Vancouver
and Seattle on business.
Vancouver Daily Province
Adds Sunday Edition
High Grade Magazine Section
Colored Comic Section
Numerous Special Features
to any address in British Columbia outside
Greater Vancouver
4 MONTHS  $1.00
Yearly Subscriptions not accepted at this rate
RATE  FROM  AGENTS, 25c. per month
Sunday Edition, 5c. per copy.
Through Local Agent or Postmaster
Special Note:—All regular subscribers will receive Sunday
edition with no extra charge. If subscriptions were
paid in advance at 50c. per month, proper credit will
be applied to their account in due course.
Dealer in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
W.   A.   WILSON,   Proprietor
Loses Sight In Hockey Game
Bob McGinnis, who was struck
in the eye by the puck during the
last week-end hockey game, has
lost the sight of one eye. Exam-
amination at the Anyox Hospital
showed that the puck had burst
the sight, and there was no hope
of saving the eye.
Mr. Tom Tavener arrived in
town on Monday from the Toric
property. He left again for the
mine on Wednesday. Accompany-
ng him was Mr. J. Anderson, who
s making a trip to the Dolly
Vancouver : :
Hotel Hudson
Fireproof,     Central,     Comfortable
. Single Room, $1.00 and $1.50
Weekly, $5.00 and $8.00
Take Yellow Taxi, 25c. each
J. W. McFarland,     Owner
The Welcome
Pool Room
Alice Arm
Tobacco and Soft Drinki
Pool Tables, Cigars, Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Beach Cafe
Meals at All Hours
Soft Drinks, Sweet Milk and
To: P. H. Rohbins.
TAKE NOTICE whereas we have
done and caused to be done, assessment work on the "Hill Billy" group
of Mineral Claims, situated lit Alice
Arm, in the Naas River Mining Division of Cassiar District, for the years
1828 and 11)24, and have paid for said
work and recording same the sum of
thirty-eight dollars and fifty cents
($(18.50.) Unless yon pay us the sum
of $38.50 fur your shiu'e of the. said
assessment work, together with tlie
costs of this advertisement, we shall,
at the end of ninety (1)0) days from the
date hereof, apply to the Mining Recorder at Anyox, B. 0, to have your
interest in the "Hill Billy" group of
Mineral Claims vested in us, in pursuance of the provisions of the Mineral
Dated at Anyox, B. C, this 13th.
day of November, 1924.
The Hill Billy Group Syndicate
per A. G. Murray and
Prank Stringham,
Subscribe to the
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
Meets every second and fourth Monday of
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
Barber Shops
For Rent, by Day, Week or Month.
Reasonable Rates.
Alice Arm
Good  Single  Beds  for
Workingmen, 50c.
First Class Rooms, Hot and
Cold Water, Heated, and
Electric Light
Mrs. E. M. McCOY  Proprietoress
_. --
Granby Stores
20 per cent. Reduction
on Men's and Boys*
Mackinaw Coats
and Men's Mackinaw


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