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Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
$2.50 • Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
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VOL. 7,   NO. 30
Alice Arm, B. C, Saturday, February 4,  1928
5 cents each.
Mining Syndicate
Are Expanding
The Alice Arm Power & Mining
Syndicate will proceed with their
project of supplying Alice Arm
with water as soon as the snow is
off the ground states Mr. B. C.
Marsh, who was in Alice Arm during the week.
The syndicate will also proceed
with their programme of developing their mineral holdings as soon
as possible in the spring, and their
advent into Alice Arm promises to
give the mining industry considerable impetus.
In addition to the Success Group
whioh is situated near the town of
Alice Arm, and which they acquired some time ago, they have taken
over the Riverside Group, consist'
ing of 8 claims. This property is]
situated at Granite Creek and joins
the Dolly Varden Railway. They
have also purohased a half interest
in the Stormer Group, owned by
J. Calvin, and have taken an option
on the remaining half from A. D.
Negotiations are proceeding for
the purchase of the Zorka Group,
owned by A. Serbich and located
at 13-mile on the Dolly Varden
Railway. Negotiations are also
proceeding forthe purchase of other
mining properties.
The first work undertaken this
year by the syndicate will be the
installation of a water main from
Falls Creek, through the centre of
the town. The main will be large
enough to supply the needs of a
niuoh larger town, and ample water
will be available at all times.
A Hydro-electric plant will be
installed on Granite Creek, and
will be used for the development of
the Riverside Group. Power will
also be supplied to nearby mines.
It will be situated in the centre of
a rioh mineral district, and among
adjacent properties is the LaRose,
Speculator and Bunker Hill, all of
which are considered future mines
of great potentialities.
In the acquisition of the Stormer
the syndicate have a property of
great merit. It consists of four
claims and joins the LaRose on the
west. Three big ore ledges are
known to exist, one of which has
been traced on the surface for a
distance of 500 feet. Samples of
ore taken last year from the property gave assay returns of 5 per
cent, copper, while other samples
taken at a lower elevation gave, in
addition to the copper values, returns of 30 ozs. silver and $2.00
gold per ton. The Stormer is situated in the centre of a rich mineral belt, and development work
will undoubtedly prove the existence of large bodies of rich ore.
Leave Copy for Herald
At Elks' Hall
As no action has been taken to
date by the postal authorities in regard to a better mail service between Alice Arm and Anyox, we
again ask those who have news
items for the Herald or copy for
printing to leave them at the Elks'
Hall. They will be picked up on
Thursday evening and delivered
straight to the Herald Office!. Wire
your copy for printing if in a hurry.
We will bear the expense. All
orders given our usual prompt
Teachers' Association Will
Members of the South Atlin
Teachers' Association will gather
in the Anyox Public School on Feb'
ruary 6th at 4 p.m.    •
P. T. A. Masquerade Dance
Committee Busy
At a meeting of the P. T. A.
Dance Committee on Thursday it
was decided to give prizes to the
two school children who sell the
most tickets for the masquerade on
Monday February 13th. Mr. Campbell reported that tickets had been
distributed to a large corps of
workers. It will be possible for
everyone in town to buy a ticket
without difficulty. The Association
has numerous excellent uses for the
Big Night at Mine Rink
On Monday night at the Mine
Rink there will be a masquerade on
the ice. All the snappy features
usual to such an evening will be
Large Audience Enjoy
United Church
The United Church Concert held
on Friday, January 27th. in the
Recreation Hall was deservedly
well attended. Steele's Concert
Orchestra was worth while entertainment of itself, and there were
also many other good numbers.
The soloists in general offered
selections appropriate to a Church
concert programme, and the rendition was uniformly good.
In tribute to the proximity of
Burns' birthday, there was a flavor
at least, Celtic, involving Erin,
Devon, and Harry Lauder, and
little Miss Nan Dunn was well re
ceived in a Scottish Dance.
There was some amusing rough-
housing in a Dentist's office and a
lot of horse-play and monologue,
which revealed considerable histrionic ability and satiric genius.
It was a programme which seemed to carry an appeal to all sections
of the audience, and the result was
a matter of, congratulation to all
involved in the presentation.
The programme was as follows
1. " Fair Maid of Perth," Anyox
Amateur Orchestra.
2. Solo, Mrs. T. W. Pinckney.
3. Scotch Dance, by Nan Dunn
4. Harry Lauder Songs, Mr,
5. Solo, Mr. J. L. Anderson
6. Recitation, Mrs. H. S. Trefry
7. Solo, Mr. W. F. Eve
8. Sketch, "The Dentist's Office"
Messrs. E. Clay, T. Asimus, J.
9. "Dramatic." Anyox Amateur
Community Orchestra.
10 Monologue "The Negro Parson," Dr. Trefry.
11. Solo, Mrs. V. S. McRae
12. (a) "Broken Up" (b) "A
Welcome to Anyox," Sam, Pat,
and Sandy.
13. Solo, Mr. W. R. Murdoch
14   Overture,   Selected,   Anyox
Amateur Community Orchestra.
"God Save the King"
Concentrator Team
Are Victorious
Born to Mr. and Mrs. L. J.   Mc
Quarrie at the Anyox Hospital, on
Thursday, January 26th. a son.
While almost a record crowd
was gathering to witness the
feature game on Wednesday, the
Rinky Dinks and the Concentrator
Intermediates amused the early
birds. The Concentrator was
actually in the lead at an early
stage in the game, the Rinky Dinks
attoned for this affront by more
than doubling the final score. For
the winners Ernie Barclay deserves
honorable mention, earning ten of
his team's twenty-three points,
while Stewart supplied six points
of the Concentrator's ten.
The ladies' team gave an interesting exhibition. The color
schemes were especially attractive
and even the shooting was more
than usually effective. But it was
obvious that the absence of extra
players required the limiting ofthe
pace. Five-a-side basketball is a
strain on those who can be persuaded to take part. For the
winning Mariners, Teresa Gordon
was always on the ball, and forthe
defeated Pirates, Mrs. Thorsteinson
was usually seen in the thick ofthe
fight.   The line-ups were:
Mariners: Mrs. Smith; Mrs. J.
L. Stewart 6; Misses., T. Gordon
16; A. Scott 4; Faith Cameron.
Pirates: Mrs. Thorsteinson 8;
Mrs. Cody 2; Mrs. J. D. Stewart
2; Miss Eve; Miss McKay.
The Senior game was one of the
most sternly contested struggles of
the season. It was a cup-tie game
between Concentrator aud Coke
Plant.   For the first ten minutes
Large Number Enjoy Card
Party and Dance
The Catholio Ladies were hosts
to a largely attended card party
on Wednesday, Mrs. Waterman
and Mr. Curak winning the first
prizes, and Mrs. Shields and Mr.
Grimason carrying off the consolation. The host of card-players
were reinforced by those who oame
in to dance to excellent musio provided by the Moose Orohestra and
to partake of the refreshments
there were no field goals but Coke
Plant crept up to 3-0 on free throws
by Asimus.    At the same   time
Concentrator had heart-breaking
luck in  their shooting.    Taking
time out Coke Plant put on Jack
Hill who was late arriving.    Resuming they forced the score to
seven-two, McColl having at last
netted one for Concentrator. Then
McConnachie inspired his   teammates with a beautiful long shot
and McDonald followed with another making the score at half-time
8eventosix.   Right after the interval Asimus missed a wonderful
opportunity and forthwith Concentrator leaped into the lead ou a
thrilling overhead shot by McDonald.    McConnachie took a    free
throw and MoColl made a basket
to put Concentrator four points up.
Coke Plant took time out to think
it over.   Coming back, Dodds aud
Hill both scored to tie at eleven all,
and Concentrator forthwith stopped the clock.   Resuming Dodds
scored again but McDonald again
evened it amid thunderous applause
that had   not  died   down   when
Dodds again scored, and still again.
Asimus evoked applause with   a
single-handed play,  the   struggle
continuing fiercely until the last
whistle left Coke Plant victorious
Coke Plant: Dodds 10; S. Stewart; F. Anderson; L. Jamieson 1;
T. Asimus 5; Hill 4.
Concentrator: MoLeod; McDonald 6; Hooper 2; MoColl 4; McConnachie 3; McKay; Musser.
No Word Regarding
Thursday Mail
Up to the time of going to press
no word had been received at the
Alice Arm Post Office regarding the
carrying of mail to make connections with the C. N. R. Steamship
at Anyox. Nor had any word been
received regarding a direct mail
service to and from Anyox except
that the Steamship Camosun would
carry mail from Alice Arm to Anyox
every Monday. It is hoped that the
postal authorities will shortly make
arrangements for a better mail service than at present exists, and so
relieve the intolerable position in
which the residents of Alice Arm are
Premier Mine Visited by
Serious Fire
A fire, that at one time threatened
to destroy all the buildings, occurred at the Premier Mine yesterday
afternoon (Friday.) It originated
in the Cookhouse and destroyed
the Mess House, Bunkhouse, Com-
missiarit and the Community
League Building.
When the conflagation was at
its height it was feared that the
entire camp would be wiped out,
including the concentrating mill,
but the fire was eventually brought
under control.
Supplies were rushed from Stewart in order to feed the 400 men at
the mine. The production of the
mine and mill will not be effected
by the fire. ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday.    February   4 1928
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Ann
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Other Parts Of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and tinitud States, $8.00
Notices for Grown Grants -   -   $15.00
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Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Bates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
The resolution placed on the
order table of the  Legislature on
January 25th. by H.  F.  Kergin,
M. L. A. for Atlin,  will, it is
hoped, be carried to a  successful
issue.    The resolution  asks that
negotiations   be opened  between
Canada and   the   United States
towards the acquisition by Canada
of the southern portion of Alaska,
which   is known  as the   "Panhandle."   It is a narrow strip of
coastline, which shuts the northern
portion ofthe province from the
coast,  which greatly retards the
development of   this rich hinterland.     As the   boundary   now
stands, it is necessary for all passengers and freight to pass through
American territory.    It also prohibits  a railway from having a
terminus   on  the coast north of
Stewart.   Thus, for lack of transportation this vast country is practically uninhabitated.     As   time
goes on the situation will become
more acute.   Now is the time to
act, and settle what perhaps, will
at a later period be the cause of a
serious misunderstanding between
the two countries.      There are
several ways of acquiring this piece
of land: by purchase, trading or
conquest.    It probably will never
become the spoils of war, so the
two former are the only means of
acquiring it.    If these fail it is possible that the United States would
grant Canada a strip of land from
the interior to the coast.  Following
the war Poland acquired a corridor to the coast at Dantzic,  thus
giving her an ocean port, and there
is no reason why the same could
not be applied at some point in
Speculation if rife as to what will
eventually happen to that tract of
land at Alice Arm known as the
Indian Reserve. It was surveyed
last year by the Provincial Government, and it is understood now
owned by the province. Will it
be sold to a private company or
individual, or will it be placed upon
the market by the government.
The latter procedure would be
more satisfactory to those living on
the Reserve and would also be
better business for the government.
Consolidated Accounts
For 50 Per Cent, of
Mineral Output
Final figures of the production
of Consolidated Miuing& Smelting
Co. for tho past year show the
company's revenue to have fallen
$8,000,000 below 1926. There was
a drop of 20,000 ounces in gold,
and of nearly 3,000,000 pounds
copper. Silver production was
about the same for both years, but
there was an increase of 30,000,000
pounds in lead and of 12,000,000
pounds iu zinc.
The drop in value was mainly
due to the lower prices ruling for
lead and zinc. Had the same
prices prevailed in 1927 as in 1926,
the company's production would
have reached the astounding figure
of |44,156,078. As it is, the company accounts for 50 per cent, of
the total mineral production ofthe
province, including coal, structural
and miscellaneous minerals; and
for nearly three fourths of the
entire metal mineral output. If
the production of Granby, Britan
nia and Premier are taken into
consideration, we have the astonishing fact that these four companies account for almost theentire
metal output, leaving only $3,500,-
000 for the whole of the other
operating mines.
The copper turned out at Trail
Smelter comes almost entirely from
the Granby's Company Allenby
plant, but with its own activities
in Coast Copper, Sunloch and some
of the copper prospects recently
bonded and under development on
the Coast, the company should
again become an important producer of copper, just as it was when
operating its Rossland and boundary mines.
The past year saw the greatest
increase in the number of producers
experienced in the history of the
industry, the custom shippers to
Trail Smelter numbering 118, and
accounting for 539,082 tons. Of
these shippers the production of all
except seventeen was under 1000
High class printing of all
descriptions promptly and
:   : neatly executed   :   :
Pamphlets      Programmes
Posters   Letterheads
Envelopes   Billheads
Admission Tickets
Etc.   Etc.
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Alice Arm
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, tack
and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
Fire, Life, Accident
and Sickness
Guaranty Savings & Loan Society
P. O. Box 264, Anyox
We have everything necessary for your comfort in
Fall or winter Clothing. Waterproof "Bone Dry"
Rain Test Jumpers and Pants. Stantields Heavy
Woolen Underwear. Pure Wool Mackinaw Shirts.
The famous Goodrich Rubbers. Waterproof Hunting Coats and Hats, etc.
Alice Arm
Premier McLean Asks For
Quick Transfer
Highly gratified at the prospective return of the railway belt and
the Peace River Block to provincial
control. Premier MacLean urged
the Federal Government by telegram to hand over the areas as soon
as possible.
In a telegram to Hon. J. H.
King, the Premier urged the introduction into parliament of legislation approving the return of the
lauds. Also he expressed thanks
of his government and the people
of British Columbia to the Federal
Government for its consideration
of the request of the province.
S. S. Prince Rupert leaves Anyox for Prince Rupert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, and intermediate points, each Thursday, at 11.00 p.m.
S. S. Prince John leaves Prince Rupert, for
North and South Queen Charlotte Islands, fortnightly.
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.
Use Canadian National Express for Money Orders, Foreign
Cheques, etc., also for your next shipment.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. McNAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C
Vaoant, unreserved, surveyed
Crown landi nut/ be pre-empted by
Brltlih subject! over II years of age,
and by aliens on deolarlng Intention
to become British subjects, conditional upon residence, oooupation,
ind improvement for agricultural
Full Information concerning regulations regarding pre-emptions Is
given ln Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
'How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
which can be obtained free of charge
by addressing ths Department of
Lands, Viotoria, B.C., or to any Gov-
i'1'nment Agent.
Records will be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which Is nut timber-
land, 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
to be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Division, ln which the land applied for
la situated, and are madn on printed
forms, coptes of whioh can be obtained 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 five
acres, before a Crown Grant can be
For more detailed Information ses.
the Bulletin "Hoi- to Pre-empt
Applications are received for purchase of vacant and unresorved
Crown lands, not bsing timbei-land,
for agricultural purposes; minimum
prloe of flrst-olass (..fable) land Is $5
per acre, and seconu-olass (grailng)
land fS.60 per acre. Further Information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands Is given ln Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purohase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill factory, or Industrial sites on
timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,
mar be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
stum page.
Unsurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20
acres, may be leased as homesites,
conditional upon a dwelling belnc
created in the first year, title being
obtainable after residence and improvement eondltlons are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
1   For graslng and   industrial    purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased  by one person  or a
Under the Grailng Act the Province is divided Into graslng districts
and the range administered under a
'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,
permits ar* available for settlers,
campers and travellers, up to ten
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Alice Arm
Alice Arm
The Bonanza Silver
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 312, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced Minerals as follows:   Placer Gold, $78,018,548:  Lode On)-1   Wfi Q79 T1R.   Hiim. «an
787,003;    Lead, $106,976,442;    Copper, $209,967,068;    Zinc,' *50.512fi7;    O^pJo^ ' wfSbS".
Structural Materials and Miscellaneous Minerals, $50,175,407, making its mineral production to 'the'end
of 1926, show an
Aggregate Value of $988,108,470
The substantial progress of the Mining industry of this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
figures, which show the value ot production for successive five-year periods:    For all vears to IRQt irihlno
ive $94,547,241; forfive years, 1896-1900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905, $96 507 968   fo   five Tea °"
1906-1910, $125,534,474; for five years, 1911-1915, $142,072,603;  for five years   1916 1920 ?18fl 922 72ft
for five years, 1921-1925, $214,726,650; for 1926, $67,188,842. ' ' *189-922'725-
Production Last Ten Years, $429,547,755
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 prospecting.
Ihe 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   bv
Crown Grants.
Practically all British Columbia Mineral Properties upon which 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 on application. Reports of the Geological
Survey of Canada, Winch Building, Vannouver, are recommended as valuable sources of inform-tion
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA. British Columbia 10
ALIO!  AttM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday.    February   4  1928
Silver Production
Silver production for the world
shows no definite signs of deolining,
according to the latest figures of
the A. B. of M. S. for August,
the most recent month for which
complete figures are available, the
total was 20,178,000 oz„ compared
with 19,140,000 for July and 16,
697,000 for August in 1926. All
of these figures include the production of countries that in 1926 produced 88 per cent of the world's
total. Based on averages for ten
months, rates of production in both
the United States and Canada are
somewhat lower than in 1926.
C. P. R. President Predicts
Railway Boom
"Canada is on the high road to
great and economically sound pros
parity and I think I may say with
reasonable assurance that during
the next ten years, if Canada pro-
grosses as we anticipate, there will
be more money expended in railway expansion than in any other
single industry," President Beatty
of the Canadian Pacific said at a
convention of western retail
Fall and Winter Clothing
Our stock is complete to outfit you with Fall or
Winter Clothing, including Rain Test Shirts, Coats
and Pants, Mackinaw Coats and Pants.    Rubber
Footwear of all descriptions.
Alice Arm
We now have on hand a large stock of Ladies' Silk
Chiffon Stockings in all tire latest styles.   Exceptional value at $2.50 per pair.
Ladies   Silk   Stockings   in   all   sizes   and   colors.
Prioes from $1.00 to $1.75 per pair.
LEW LUN  & Go.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
Meets every second and fourth Monday of
the month
Hall for rent for James, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
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
Champion Stallions of Four Countries
1. "Lord Willingdon," tlO.OOO Clydesdale, one of the finest Stallions ever bred In the Old Country. - ■• 2. W. J. McCallum, at left, about
to board plane lor Paris on horse-buying, tour.     3. C. P. R. Freighter "Bollngbroke."     4. "Commander of Morston," an English
champion Included In the shipment.
What is considered to be the finest
and most valuable shipment of
horses ever to reach Canada arrived
in Montreal recently from England
and Europe on board the Canadian
Pacific freighters, Bosworth and
Bolingbroke. The animals are owned
by W. J. McCallum of Brampton,
Ont., and Regina, Sask., and represent the pick of the champion
heavy horses of England, Scotland,
France and Belgium, having been
purchased by Mr. McCallum during
a 20,000-mile motor tour of the rural
areas of the British Isles and the two
countries of Europe. The horses
were shipped to Brampton prior to
being exhibited at the Winter Fairs to
be held within the next few weeks at
Toronto, Chicago, Guelph and Ottawa. Some idea of the value of the
large shipment, can be obtained by
the fact that one of the horses included in the shipment, "Lord Willingdon" was purchased by Mr. McCallum for a price exceeding $10,000.
Over a Quarter of a million dollars
has been invested by Mr. McCallum,
in Percherons, Clydesdales, Suffolks
and Belgians. His first shipment to
Canada this year included 14 animals
which reached Montreal in August.
The owner who crossed from England
this trip aboard the Metagama,
personally looks after the important
details in connection with the handling of his horses.
Questioned as to the damage done
to the horse industry through the
introduction of tractors and other
mechanical farm implements to take
the place of horses, Mr. McCallum
stated that gasoline had done all the
damage to the horse industry possible. There was a scarcity of good
horses in Canada and Great Britain,
he said, due to the fact that the
number of • good horses bred had
greatly decreased. He believes that
the introduction of high-class animals into the country will go a long
way towards stimulating the raising
of better quality horses.
The history of a groat number of
| his horses carry the record of championships won at practically all the
lairs and exhibitions in Great Britain, France and Belgium. "Lord
Willingdon," the stallion for which
he paid over $J4,000, is the most
valuable horse with the present lot
and one of the finest horses ever
bred overseas. He was the only two-
year-old winning double 'championships in Scotland this year, being
champion at the Royal Show, Newport, Scotland, and champion at the
Kilmarnock Snow. This stallion will
go back to Scotland for breeding
Mr. McCallum's up-to-date method
of engaging in the horse-buying industry is borne out by the fact that
he does considerable travelling by air,
and he recounts many exciting incidents when forced landings were
made on account of fogs and stormy
weather. His systematic tours of
rural districts in England, Scotland
and Europe are done, however, by
motor during the summer months.
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Hjeavy Teams
No Contraot too Large or
too Small
Business Lots from $200 to
Residential Lots from $200
to $300
Robertson & Dumas
Agents for Alice Arm Mining
and Development Co.
Use and Storage
TAKE; NOTIOE that William
Andrew Wilson whose address is
Alice Arm, B. C. will apply for a
licence to take and use fifteen cubic
feet of water per second out of
Granite Creek, which flows easterly
and drains into Kitsault River,
about six miles above Alice Arm, B.C.
A 150 foot head damsite and pipe
line will be located on Riverside Mineral claim, near the Dolly Varden
Railway. The water will be used for
mining and milling purposes upon the
mineral claims described as the Riverside Group. This notice was posted
on the ground on the 30th. day of
January, 1928. A copy of this notice
and an application pursuant thereto
and to the "Water Act, 1914," will
be filed in the office of the Water
Recorder at Prince Rupert, B. C.
Objections to the application may
be filed with the said Water Recorder
or with the Comptroller of Water
Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B. C, within thirty days after the
first appearance of this notice in a
local newspaper.
By J. A. Wilson, Agent.
The date of the flrst publication of
this notice is February 4th. 1928.
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
Alice Arm
Comfortable Roomi for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich        Prop.
For Results Advertise in the
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines. Toilet Articles. Etc.
W. M. CliminingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
W. A. WILSON, Manager
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,  Saturday.    February   4 1928
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For a smart looking, perfect
fittiilg suit of clothes see Stan.
Ballard, Anyox Tailor Shop.
Once tried, always used, none
other will suit. The El Doro
J. T. Welch arrived in town during the week from Hyder, Alaska.
Mrs. II. Marshall recently arrived
from Maple Kay.
R. O'Hanley was an arrival from
Vancouver on Monday.
Morrison Transfer
and Fuel Co.
Office: 369 Dunsmuir St.,    Phone Sey. 3681
Res. 465, 46th. Ave. E.,  Phone Fraser 804-R
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.
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Jim Calvin, a pioneer prospector
ofthe camp arrived in town on
Monday •and left again on Thursday for Prince Rupert. While
here he disposed of his half interest
in tho Stormer Group to the Alice
Arm Power and Mining Syndicate.
J. B. Robertson, proprietor of the
Kitsault House left on Thursday.
He will proceed to the Flin Flon
district, Northern Manitoba, where
he will meet S. Dumas, who has
been there for the past month.
B. C. Marsh, representing the
Power and Mining Syndicate
arrived from Prince Rupert on
Monday, and spent several days
here in connection with business of
the Syndicate,
Mr. and Mrs. G. Anderson and
daughter Ellen arrived home on
Monday from a vacation spent in
Sunday School will re-commence
at the Anglican Church, tomorrow,
Sunday February 5th. at 11 a.m.
H. Fowler left on Thursday for
Vancouver, where he will spend a
Advertise in the Herald
Cascade Pale (Beer
is a healthful beverage for every
season.    Used regularly with
meals Cascade Beer imparts not
only the nourishment of the
excellent grains from
i'&sW £} ^wnic^ ft 's made, it as*
'Jg/i&k /sists   valuably   in   the
"^CTjl.    ass'mi'at'on °f ot^er
/jpWr'     foods and with its
vitamin   content
makes up for the
lack of vitamins from
which  modern diet
suffers. >
Every Day in the Tear you nay
haw CASCADE BEER carefully Brewed
and bottled by the
on your table as c useful and zusfttl part of
your meah CASCADE BEER [or sale at
Government Liquor Stores and Beer Parlors.
Vancouver Breweries Limited
Q/anooioJer.    &.C.
This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control
Board or by the Government of British Columbia.
Masquerade Dance Committee
Offers Prizes
Mi9S Hestyr Richards announces
that her Committee is indebted td
Mr. Ashmore and to Mr. Ed. Johnson for prizes for costumes at the
P. T. A. masquerade. Miss Belinda
Hamilton has been added to the
Prize Committee and will join the
campaign to seoure further appropriate gifts. Mrs. Eve, who has a
record of success as convenor of
these dances in the past, has assisted the Committee with advice suggested by her experience.
The discovery of a New York
angler may be of interest to local
fisherman. He relates that he
soaked an angleworm in whisky,
put it on the hook and made a
perfect cast. There was a great
commotion and he caught a trout.
The whisky-soaked angleworm
had seized the fish by the throat
with a stranglehold.
The average man puts a greater
value upon a favor he bestows
than upon one he receives.
H.   M.  SELFE
Office:   Opposite Liquor Store
This photograph, taken outside
the Union Station, Winnipeg, is of
a group of prominent United States
farmers, who have been looking
over settlement prospects in Saskatchewan and some of whom have
purchased land. They were brought
to Canada in September by Capt. L.
•B. Boyd, superintendent of the
land, colonization and development
department of the Canadian National Railways at St. Paul, Minnesota, and were interested in the
Eston, Tyner Valley and Snipe
Lake districts, on the Canadian Na
tional Railways. Their excursion
resulted in the purchase of 1G quarter sections vulued at $56,320, and
a number of other deals are pending. Those farmers belong to tho
States of Nebraska and Kansas
and are all well established and possessed of considerable capital.
Some of them have relatives and
friends already settled in the
Tyner Valley district and have been
urged by them to come to Canada.
Others, not moving themselves, are
taking land for their sons.
Men's Work Shirts, Regular Price, $2.00.    Special 2 for  .$2.75
Men's Leather Work Mitts, Regular Price 90c. Special 50
Odd Lines in Men's Dress Caps, Regular Price $2.00 to $3.00. Special. 1.00
Boys' Ribbed Wool Shirts & Drawers, Reg. Price $1.00 and $1.25. Spec. .50
A Limited Number of Boys' Jerseys to sell at $1.00.     Regular Price $1.45
Blankets   in  Pink und
$1.50 to $2.50
Baby Dresses in Silk and   Voile $1.50
to $3.00
Baby Booties 35c. to $1.25
Baby Silk Bonnets $1.35 to $1.65
Baby Flannel Petticoats $1.40
The Tonic Food Beverage
A concentrated extraction from
Milk and Eggs, flavored with cocoa.
For nervousness and general debility,
Ovaltine is unexcelled; it superfeeds the
nerves and muscular system, energising
mental and physical forces. Comes in
three sizes, small 60o. medium 90o.
large $1.50
Women's Fine Shoes $5.00 to $7.00
Women's shoes for all kinds of wear, in a collection of Tan Calf, Vici  Kid,
Patent, Blonde and Black Satin.   Military, Spike, Cuban and Low heels.
All sizes and widths $5.00 to $7.00
Side Cutting Pliers $1.00 to $1.50
Electriciain Pliers   1.50
Shoe Makers Pincers 60
Rules from 25c. to  1.50
Gillette Razors $5.00 to   $6.00
Auto Strop Razors $1.00 and  5.00
D Duplex Razors    .25
Rolls Razors  8.50


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