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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.
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$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to j
all other points.
VOL. 7,   NO. 4
Alice Arm, B. C, Friday,   August 5, 1927
5 oents each,
Big Ore Strike Made
on Sunrise Property
McGrath Mn.
That the McGrath mountain section of the Alice Arm district contains unusually large surface showings of lead-zinc ore is now well
known. Each year this fact is emphasized by the discovery of some
new showing.
This year's prospecting is no exception to the general rule for Morris R. Bernsichke who is interested
in this section located a showing on
the Sunrise group that ranks among
the largest. He has put in 100 feet
of open cuts in proving it up.
The discovery was made on the
Silver Bent Fraction. It has been
traced for 1500 feet on the surface
and four crosscuts driven across it.
The ore body is from 16 to 4 feet
wide and has a north and south
A offshoot of ore from this body
having a south-easterly strike is 10
feet wide at the intersection, at 100
feet distant 9 feet wide and at an
additional 175 feet is 4 feet wide.
An average sample has assayed 22
per cent zinc and 2 per cent lead.
Another vein, which parallels
the first mentioned, has been traced
for six claim lengths. It has been
open cut on every claim, and can be
traced into the Standard.
A number of the properties on
McGrath mountain have been
grouped. They are known as the
Sunrise Group and comprise 19
claims, and traverse the summit of
the mountain. These claims contain some exceptionally fine surface
showings of ore, and their development in the near future is confidently
The Standard has also some big
showings, also the Billy Mac, which
joins the Standard. The Anyox has
an ore vein 12 feet wide, and has
been traced for 500 feet. It lies
west of the Billy Mac and Standard.
The ore showings on McGrath
mountain probably rank among the
largest in the province. They cover
a large area, and requires big capital to develop. It is adjacent to
tide water, and the topography will
admit cheap mining and milling of
The Sunrise was staked by G.
W. Morley in 1912. He has done
a large amount of development
work, and deserves great credit for
his tenacity and faith in this section
of the district.
Everything   Necessary
for Enjoyable Time
At Picnic
The annual picnio of the Alice
Arm Anglican Churoh Sunday
Sohool was held at Campers point
on Saturday under ideal weather
conditions. All the children ofthe
town were present, and also a
hrge number of adults.
Canon Rushbrook oonveyed
everyone to the soene of festivities
from tlie wharf on board the
"Northern Cross" several trips
being neoessary. All being gathered a hearty luncheon was partaken of in a leafy bower near the
During the afternoon, bathing
was indulged in on the sandy beach
by both adults and children.
Races were also held, in which
everyone took part, and a most enjoyable time was spent.
The day was one of the hottest
of the year, but the air at Campers
Point was tempered by a cool
breeze blowing up the inlet from
the ocean.
Two freezers filled with icecream
were quickly disposed of, and an
abundance of good things were on
hand, the latter being supplied by
the ladies of the town.
The day's festivities closed with
tlni evening meal, when preparations were made for the journey
home, the first boat leaving shortly
after the repast.
The annual picnic is a red letter
day in the lives of all the children
and also a large number of adults.
Great oredit is due to the ladies
for the excellent refreshments provided and ideal arrangements and
also to Canon Rushbrook for his
untiring efforts in crowning the
day's success by many thoughtful
Miss Olive Selfe of Anyox
Wins $100.00 Scholarship
The results of the Junior Matriculation examinations show three successful students out of fourteen.
Miss Olive Selfe had the highest
marks with a total of 664, thereby
winning the Granby Company's
Scholarship of one hundred dollars.
The other successful candidates
were: Ernest Barclay 546; Theo.
Asimus, 544; William Cloke had
marks of 450 but has to take one
Anyox Fire is Not Proving
Very Dangerous
The bush fires at back of Smelter
while not at the present time very
dangerous, are ever a menace to the
Concentrator and Powder Magazine
It is all a matter of which way the
wind blows. The company have a
large crew of men out along the
pipe lines and at No. 1 Dam, but
little can be done, except keep the
buildings, etc. wet.
The fishing this year in the Alice
Arm district has been exceptionally
good. Everyone is catching them
The Illiance River and Canyon
Creek, are the best streams. There
are lots of fish at Bowman Lakes
for those who wish to climb.
Don't forget the Elks' Dance at
the Hotel tomorrow night.
R. Moore arrived on Tuesday
from Anyox and has taken the position of superintendent of the concentrating mill at the Toric mine.
A. B. Carmichael is spending   a
vacation at the Alice Arm Hotel.
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Mrs. L. H. Wenerstrom and
family are spending holidays at
Alice Arm.
Stan. Ballard spent several days
in Alioe Arm during the week
enjoying the mountain climbing
and fresh air.
Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Eve and
party spent the week-end at Silver
J. MoCallum and party spent
the week-end at Alice Arm, making the trip on the Del Carey.
F. E. Patton spent the week-end
with Mrs. Patton and family at
Alice Arm.
For a quiet rest try the Alice
Arm Hotel. Pleasant surroundings.   O. Evindson. proprietor.
R. Lavery was an arrival on
Monday from Vancouver.
Among the arrivals from the
south on Monday, were: J. D,
Peel, J, P. Scarlett, E. M. Ether
Mr. and Mrs. R. O. Cutler and
family left on Monday for a vacation in the south.
Rev. and Mrs. J. S. Brayfield
left on Monday for holidays in the
Win. Selwood and Alex. Cameron spent the week-end at Silver
J. Cody and Bud Sheen spent
the week-end at Silver City.
Mr. J. J. Beckett was a passenger
on Monday enroute to Terrace and
Lake Lakelse for holidays.
Dick Stubbs was a passenger on
Monday's boat for Maple Bay.
R. Griffen was a southbound
passenger on Monday's boat.
Our clothes are made to fit. All
work done on the premises, and
guaranteed.   A. Galy
Mr. R. J. C. Moore a resident of
Anyox for the last eight years left
on Tuesday for Alice Arm where he
will be in charge of the Concentrator at the Toric Mine. Mr. Moore
has for the past five years been
general foreman at the Coke Plant
and previous to that was foreman at
the Old Pilot Mill here
Miss Shelia Stewart, who was
visiting her aunt, Mrs. G. Stewart
was a southbound passenger on
John Nickerson was a passenger
from Prince Rupert on Friday's
Mrs. Anderson of the Mine was a
passenger for Prince Rupert on
Thursday, where she will spend
Our range of suit patterns are
always up-to-date. Stan. Ballard.
Anyox Tailor Shop.
Mrs. M. Woolston was a southbound    passenger   on   the   Prince
George on Friday for holidays.
Continued on Page 4
Important Business Was
Discussed School Board
The annual meeting of the Alice
Arm School Board was held in the
School last week.
As usual, the attendance was
small. The chair was taken by J.
A Anderson.
H. F. Kergin, M. L. A. was
elected trustee in place of J. A.
Anderson, whose term of office expired this year.
Mrs. W. M. Cummings was
re-elected auditor.
The members of the School Board
for the coming year are as follows:
Al. Falconer, secretary; G. Anderson, H. F. Kergin, trustees, and
Mrs. Cummings, auditor.
It is probable that a further meeting be shortly called to discuss the
question of school teacher's salary,
which has been revised this year by
the Department of Education. Formerly the government paid the
whole salary, but this year the
district is called upon to pay half.
The reason for the change is that
in former years Alice Arm was
classed as an unorganized district,
while this year it is classed as an
organized district. Secretary Al.
Falconer was directed to communicate with the Superintendent of
Education regarding the matter.and
a further meeting will be called when
a reply has been received.
Granby Declares June
Granby, which has resumed
dividends this year, has declared
$1 per share for the June quarter.
The present distribution is made
for depletion and depreciation. It
is a good showing, in view of the
low price at which copper is selling
Should the curtailment in output
now effeoted by the large copper
producers result in raising the
price of the metal, Granby should
beable to continue, if not to increase
payment of dividend at the present
rate. No dividend had been paid
since 1919.—Mining and Industrial
Surprise  Wedding   of
Well Known Anyox
A wedding, which was a complete
surprise to everyone, was solemnized at Christ Church, Anyox
on Sunday morning last, when
Miss Anne J. Duncan became the
bride of Mr. Wm, Murdoch. The
ceremony took plaee at 8 a.m.
Rev. J. S. Brayfield officiating.
. Only a few personal friends were
present, being Mrs. H. S. Trefry,
W. F. Barclay and A. Crear. The
ceremony was conducted without
ostentation and the happy couple
left at 10 a.m. for Silver City,
where they are spending their
The bride was given in marriage
by her cousin, Mr. W. F. Barclay.
She wore a white tailored dress
with hat to match. Mr. Alex.
Crear was the best man.
On their arrival at Silver City,
where a large number of Anyox
people are holidaying, they were
greeted by the discharge of firearms
and congratulations of their many
friends. A wedding breakfast was
later partaken of at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Barclay.
The wedding took everyone by
surprise, no one having any knowledge of the event, except a few intimate friends.
Both bride and groom are well
known in Anyox, and are residents
of several years. The bride was
formerly matron at the General
Hospital, and the groom is on the
staff of the Drafting Office. They
have a large circle of friends who
wish them happiness in their
future life.
Alice Arm Sends Ore Display
to Vancouver Exhibition
Au ore display destined for the
Vancouver Exhibition was shipped
from Alice Arm on Monday. The
display contained some fine specimens, including silver, copper, lead
and zinc, and will give visitors to
the mineral exhibit an idea of our
mineral resources. A number of
property owners were tardy in forwarding samples, which is regretted. The display is representative
of the district, but samples from
several more well known properties
would have considerably increased
its value. The ore was shipped by
the Alice Arm branch of the
British Columbia Chamber of
Results of High School Entrance Examinations
The results of the High School
Entrance Examinations for the
Anyox and Alice Arm district are
as follows:
Granby Bay Schools, Anyox:
Harold C. Eld, 374; Russell C.
McMillan, 307; Margaret E. Marriott, 306; Walter J. Johnson,
Promoted on recommendation—
Antonio Calderoni, Faith A. Cameron, Richard S. Owen, Florence
M. Rogers, Ellis F. Patton.
Alioe Arm: Gordon Anderson.
Dr. James is Examining
Dr. Howard James, resident mining engineer, arrived on Tuesday
from Stewart and Anyox. During
this week he has examined the sections of the Kitsault North-East
Fork, McGrath mountain and down
the inlet. Next week he will examine properties in the Kitsault valley.
He leaves on the 13th. and will visit
the Atlin Country. Dr. James is a
busy man. His appointment did
not allow an early start, but it is
his ambition to cover as much
ground as possible this year of the
large territory comprising the Northwestern Mining Division. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Friday.    August 5   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, $8.00
Notices for Crown Grants - - $15.00
Lund Notices .... $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50o. per inch
Contract Bates on Application,
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
A new mining camp has many
heartbreaking hardships to endure
before it reaches the stage of
permanent production. This stage
is only reached after some wealthy
mining company has developed a
property on a large scale, erected
huge reduction plants, and can
mine and mill their ores at an
extremely low cost. Until that
happy event is reached, life in a
mining camp is insecure. A raw
prospect takes years to develop.
Often a promising property is
"thrown up" by a mining company
as not satisfactory. It may later
be further developed by another
company, who have the advantage
of previous work, and ultimately
brought it in as a big producer.
The reason for stopping the development of a mining property are
many; often a certain amount of
money is appropriated for development purposes, and operations
cease when this has been expended if a large tonnage of ore has
not been developed. Other
causes are a tightening of money
after work has started, or the
transferring of money to some
other project other than mining.
The withdrawal of an influential
mining company from a district is
serious handicap to its development, but it does not mean that the
country is worthless or even the
property that was being developed.
Often a property will be abandoned by one company and then
taken up by another and brought
to the production stage. The
famous Premier is an illustration,
and also the Big Missouri, both in
the Stewart district. A year or so
ago the Guggenheim interests
abandoned the Duthie mine near
Smithers, and since that time it has
been operated successfully and a
concentating mill installed. The
Standard Silver-Lead Co. who
were developing the Richfield
mine at Topley near Smithers,
threw it up last week, but plans
are already being made by the
owner, F. H. Taylor for a renewal
of development. Alice Arm has
had its reverses in this respect, but
development goes on, those coming
later profiting by the mistakes of
former developers. The abandonment of a property does result in i
Price of Copper Shows
Signs of Upward
Copper has continued its upward
course, begun three weeks ago,
with a further increase in the vol
lime of business, whioh was the
best for seven weeks. Last Thurs
day little metal remained available
at concessions from 12-jj-c. in the
East and a good tonnage was sold
in the Middle West at 12fo. Friday was particularly active at 12jic.
delivered in the East, and on Saturday the bulk of a good business
was done at 12|c. in the East.
This continued on Monday, and on
Tuesday nothing was available
under 12fc. and sales were made
at 12jc, some of the metal being
for Connecticut delivery. Today
prices have ranged from 12.80 to
12|c, with the higher level apparently well established this afternoon
The attitude of sellers is very different from that displayed on former
occasions this year when the
market has started upwards. They
seem confident that buyers are in
need of metal for early requirements, and in this view they are
supported by the fact that the great
bulk of the recent business has been
for August delivery. Some sellers
have declined to take business for
October at current levels. Although
the June statistics fail to reveal
any consequential decline iu the
rate of world production, the leading producers seem confident that
curtailment still will prove to be
more than a gesture. One factor
in the strength of the domestic
market is the unusually active
buying abroad, done during the
last week at the fixed price of 13c,
c. i. f. Germany is the outstanding
customer, but France and Great
Britain have participated. Standard copper has advanced sharply
in London.—Engineering and Mining Journal, July 23rd.
The Skeena river is this year
producing more sockeye salmon
than any other stream or inlet on
the Pacific.
temporarily retarding development,
but it does not prove that a camp
is valueless.
During the past few weeks we
have experienced one of the hot
test spells in history, and it is
possible that further hot weather
will be our lot during this month.
The woods are extremely dry and
everyone entering them should
use extreme caution in regard to
lighting fires, throwing away
matches or cigarette ends. This
rule should also be observed
around town. A fire started now
would quickly be out of control,
and would probably devastate the
entire district.
Alice Arm
The Bonanza Silver
Camp of B. C.
We invite you to investigate the  mining shares now
<----r offered in Alice Arm properties and recoir""""'1
Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines Ltd. (N.P.L.)
British Colonial Securities Ltd.
Suite 32S, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
The advertising columns of the
Herald is the surest way of broadcasting your message, whether it is
a house or phonograph for sale; a
dance to be held, or anything you
wish the public to know about. A
dollar or two invested in advertising
is the biggest dividend payer on
record, especially where tickets are
sold for admission to a dance or
other social event. Try and be convinced. Spend one dollar and pick
up ten.
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
We have just received a large new consignment of
Dr. Middleton's pure food products, including tho
famous Macaroons, Irouissed Whole Wheat, Oatmeal
Fruit, Sugar, Ginger, and other Whole Wheat
Health Cookies.
Full line of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Weekly.
Alice Arm
S.S. Prince George or Prince Rupert leaves Anyox
each Saturday 1.00 a.m. via Stewart, and S. S.
i Prince Charles leaves each Monday 12.00 niid-
1 night, via Stewart and Massett, for Prince Rup-
|ert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle.
S. S. Prince John leaves  Prince  Rupert, fortnightly for Vancouver,  via South Queen Charlotte Island ports.
Trains leave Prince Rupert daily except Sunday at 11.30 a.m., for
Jasper,   Edmonton, Winnipeg, direct connections for all points
Bast and South.   Jasper Park Lodge open May 21st. to Sept 30th.
See Canada in Canada'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 further information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. McNAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupei' j. C
Launch "Awake"
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox Tuesdays and Thursdays,
Returning same day
Leaves Alice Arm at 2 p.m. on Fridays, returning following day, leaving Anyox (Saturday) at 10 a.m.
Sunday Excursions from Anyox Special Trips by Arrangement
Vaoant, unreserved, aurveyed
Crown landi may be pre-empted by
Brltlih subject! over II years of.age,
and by alleni on deelvlnc Intention
to become British subjeots, conditional upon residence, occupation,
und improvement for agricultural
Full Information oonoernlng regulation* retarding pre-emptions Is
given ln Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
"How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
whioh can be obtained free of charge
by addreulng the Department of
Lands, Viotoria, B.C, or to any Government Agent
Recorda will be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which Is noi timber-
land, I.e., carrying over 6.000 board
feet per aore west of th* Coaat Rang*
and 8,000 feet per acre east of that
Applications for pre-emptions are
ii be addressed to the Land Com-
nlsaloner of the Land Recording Dl
.islon, ln whioh the land applied for
la situated, and are made on printed
jirms, copies of whioh can b* obtained from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must be occupied for
I'ive yean and improvements made
io value of $10 per acre, including
I'loarlng and cultivating at least flv*
acres, before a Crown Qrant can In-
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Applications are reoeived for purchase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being tlmborland,
for agricultural purpoaw; minimum
prloe of first-olaes (arable) land is (5
per aore, and second-blaas (grazing)
land $t.S0 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,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions including payment of
TJnaurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20
acres, may be leased as homesites,
conditional upon a dwelling being;
ereoted ln the flrst year, title being
obtainable after residence and Improvement oondltlons are fulfilled
and Und has been surveyed.
For truing and Industrial purposes areas not exoeeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or a
Under the Oraalng Aot the Provinoe is divided Into tracing districts
and the range administered under a
lOrutng Commissioner. Annual
graslng permits are Issued based on
■numbers ranted, priority being given
to established owners. Stock-owners
'may form associations for range
management Tree, or partially free,
permits ar* available tor settlers,
campers aat travellers, up to ten
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Alice Arm
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced Minerals as follows: Placer Gold, $78,018,548; Lode Gold, $126,972,318; Silver, $80,-
787,003; Lead, $106,976,442; Copper, $209,967,068; Zinc, $50,512,557; Coal and Coke, $284,699,133;
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 of production for successive five-year periods: For all years to 1895, inclusive $94,547,241; forfive years, 1896-1900, $57,607,967; for fiva years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five years-
1906-1910, $125,534,474; for five years, 1911-1915, $142,072,603; for five years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725;
for five years, 1921-1925, $214,726,650; for 1926, $67,188,842.
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.
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.
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, Vanoouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA, British Columbia ut
ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Friday.    August 5   1927
North Has Everything
For Prosperity
Recent return of the Board of
Trade party from the North has
revived appreciation in Vancouver
of the wonderful strides the north
Pacific is making.
With Prince Rupert as headquarters, this great empire is growing at an unprecedented rate.
The foundation of a wheat port
have already been laid up there.
The fisheries of the district are
rich beyond count.
Prince Rupert is the centre of
one of the richest mining areas iu
the whole world. The paper mills
forecast the development of industrial prosperity.
This growth which has excited
the admiration of the Board of
Trade party seems based on the
substantial qualities which make
oities and districts great.—Vanoouver Sun.
Vancouver   Island  Contains
Big Pulp Areas
It is stated that two thirds of
the pulpwood of British Columbia—
about 125 billion feet—is located
on Vancouver Island and that it is
of superiorquality for paper making
and very dense in stand. Moreover
there is distributed over the Island
about 500,000 undeveloped horsepower or available energy in rivers
and waterfalls awaiting harnessing
to supply power for the pulp and
paper mills of the future. Though
42 million dollars has been invested
in the pulp and paper mills of
British Columbia, this development
is comparatively insignificant in
comparison with the province's resources, and its unrivalled position
for export to the Western United
States, Asia and Australia.
Canadians of British stock are
i.oday 55 per cent of our population
French 28 per cent, and European
(other than French) 15 per cent.
Safety Record by Mine
What is believed to be a new
mine safety record has been established by the more than 1,800 employees in all departments of the
Moctezuma Copper Co., of Mexico,
who worked tlie entire month of
May with no time lost resulting
from injuries received while on
duty. Employees of the under
ground department of the Mooteas
uma branch of the Phelps Dodge
Corporation had previously worked
an entire inonth with no time lost
through injuries, but May was the
first month in which employees in
all departments achieved such a
Consolidated Will Spend Big
Sum on Stewart Property
Announcement from Victoria is
to the effect that Consolidated will
spend $250,000 in development on
the George Copper Group. It has
a two year option on 51%. of the
treasury stock and 42%. of the
vendors' stock. F. C. Greeu, of
Victoria, negotiated the deal.
Provincial Pay Roll Breaks
Unparalleled progress in industries of British Columbia and a
payroll breaking all records is recorded in the annual report of the
department of labor. The total
payroll in 1926 was $175,173,836
as against $159,520, the increased
wage bill being in almost every
line of industry.
The average Canadian family is
one member less than at Confederation.
The average Canadian eats 22
pounds of fish a year and sixty
per oent of our catch goes to foreign
Advertise in the Herald
Away back in the late sixties thousands of
acres of British Columbia's timber were
sold for one cent per acre, which looked
like a fair price—then. To-day similar
timber is worth from $150 to $200 an acre,
so tremendously has timber appreciated in
value within the scope of an average lifetime.
What the young growth of to-day will be
worth sixty years from now is beyond computation if it is protected from fire   and
allowed to reach maturity.
The moral is obvious
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 to club manager
Surveys of Mineral Olaims, Subdivisions, Underground Surveys,
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Heavy Teams
No Contract too Large or
too Small
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinks
Cigars,   Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
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
Triangle Tour to JASPER
One way via. Vancouver and
Prince Rupert
Full information from:
R. F. McNatighton,
District Passenger Agent,
Prince Rupert B. C.
We have a number of Ladies' Knitted Coats
and Skirts which we are selling at the low price
of $15.00. The material is silk and wool and
the colors, Old Rose, and Silver-Blue etc. with
fancy trimmings.    A Real Bargain
LEW LUN  & Co.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
Choice Business and Residential Lots for Sale.    Small
Monthly Payments.   Best View in Town.
Overlooking Bay
BUSINESS    LOTS    FROM    $200    TO    $500
RESIDENTIAL   LOTS   FROM   $200  TO  $300
Agent for the Alice Arm Mining & Development Co
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 Office Building, Alice Arm
T. W. Falconer
Hardware, Miners and Loggers Supplies,
Groceries, Dry Goods, Boots and Shoes
Paints and Oils
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
-J ■
ALICE   AEM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Friday,    August 5   1927
Anyox Notes
Continued (rom Page I
Dr. and Mrs. H. S. Trefry and
family arrived on Friday from holidays spent at Terrace.
Miss L. Mitchell arrived back on
Friday from holidays spent in the
Mrs. Chas. Bocking was a southbound passenger on Friday.
Mr. J. Austin returned on Friday
from holidays.
Master Dick Ward, accompanied
by his uncle, Mr. J. Ward arrived
home on Friday.
The most popular of Cigars, the
ElDoro, made of the best tobacco.
Miss Kathleen Eve is spending
holidays at Alice Arm.
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Warwick and
daughter are spending a vacation
at Silver City.
Chris Cane is spending a vaoation at Silver City.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Gigot and family left on Monday for a vacation
which will be spent at Terrace and
Lake Lakelse.
Bert Walton, of the Canadian
Bank Commerce Staff, returned to
town on Friday from holidays spent
in the south.
Harry Kirk returned on Friday
from a short trip to Vancouver and
Mr. and Mrs. C. O. Fricker
arrived home on Friday from holidays spent in the south.
A. White, secretary to General Manager and Vice-President
Chas. Bocking, was a passenger for
Vancouver on Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. R. T. Ellison are
spending a vacation at the Alice
Arm Hotel.
Printing: :
High clan printing oi all
descriptions promptly and
:   : neatly executed   :   :
Pamphlets      Programmes
Posters   Letterheads
Envelopes   Billheads
Admission Tickets
Etc.   Etc.
* *
Prompt delivery on every
*   »  ♦:•
Herald Printing Office
Alice Arm
Mrs. Geo. Casey and family arrived on Monday from Prince
Rupert and are spending a vacation
with Mr. and Mrs. J. Graham.
S. Moore arrived on Tuesday
from Anyox, where he has spent
the past two years.
Mrs. S. Smith arrived on Monday from Vancouver, to join Mr.
Smith who has been here since
early spring.
R. F. McGinnis, an old resident
of the camp arrived ou Monday
from Seattle and plans to spend
the remainder of the summer here.
Hand Laundry Work done at
reasonable prices.—Miss B. Crawford, near Meat Market.
G. W. McMorris, president of
the Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines
Ltd. accompanied hy W. S. Bacon,
M. E., arrived on Monday from
Vancouver to inspect the company's mining properties. They
inspected the Eagle during the
week and left yesterday for the
Kitsault North-east Fork to examine the Silver Cord and LeRoy.
Mrs. L. O'Connor and children
left on Friday for her home in the
East. She received a telegram on
Thursday that her 15-year old
brother had died from sleeping
sickness and that her mother was
Mrs. N. Fraser left on Monday
for Vancouver to visit her daughter
Mrs. Morden. She will also meet
her eldest daughter, Mrs. Mrs. P.
G. Gladwin of California, who will
be in Vancouver.
Canon Rushbrook arrived in
town on Friday and left again on
Monday morning. He held
Divine Service in the Anglican
Church on Sunday evening, which
was greatly appreciated by a large
congregation. He was also kept
busy on Saturday, when the Sunday School picnic took place. He
was accompanied by his daughter
Miss Dorothy Rushbrook, and
ueice Miss Gladys Rushbrook.
Both young ladies reside in Toronto
and are delighted with their visit
in northern British Columbia
waters. They are making the
round trip on the "'Northern Cross"
which calls at all Skeena River
and Naas River points, Poroher
Island and every outlying section,
where residents are in need of
spiritual and medical assistance.
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.
(Diversion and Use)
TAKE NOTICE, that Toric Mines
Ltd., whose address is 706 Credit
Foncier Building, Vancouver, B. 0.
will apply for a licence to take and
use one cubic foot per second of water
out of Tumble Creek, which flows
westerly and drains into Kitsault
River about 300 feet north of Kitsault
Suspension Bridge, The water will
be diverted from the stream at a
point about 550 feet North 50° East of
South-West corner of Ruby M. C. Lot
4210 Cassiar District, and will be used
for wash water for concentrator purpose upon the mine described as Toric
Mineral Claim Lot 935, CassiarDistrict.
This notice was posted on the
ground on the 11th. day of June, 1027.
A copy of this notice and an application pursuant thereto and to the
"Water Act" 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.
TORIC MINES Ltd., Applicant
By Frank D. Rice, Agent
The date of the flrst publication of
this notice is June 18th. 1927.
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
Subscribe to Your Local Paper
Notice op Intention to Apply to
Purchase Land
In Cassiar Land Recording District
of Prince Rupert, and situate on Hastings Arm.
Take Notice that Henry Harshman
Carney of Anyox, occupation, Rancher, intends to apply for permission to
purchase the following described
Commencing at a post planted at
the South-West corner of T. L. 10581 P
thence North 30 chains to S,outh Boun-
daryof T. L. 13101 P, thence West 40
chains to Shore; thence South-Easterly following Shoreline to point of
Commencement, and containing sixty
acres, more or.less.
Dated 21st. June, 1927.
We trade in iii. LISTED and
orders promptly attended to
Buyers or Sellers,
720 Hastings Street W.
Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Sey. 5061
Member  Vancouver Stock
Sunset Hotel
First-class Rooms for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
J.THOMAS   -   Prop.
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms (or Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich        Prop.
Opposite Liquor Store
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$50.00 REWARD
World's Greatest Hair Grower.   Grows hair on bald heads.   It
must not be put where hair is not wanted.   Cures dandruff and
all scalp troubles.   $1.75 per jar.
Agent Wanted
839 Main Street WINNIPEG, MAN.
We offer for your inspection Forsyth and Tooke shirts in English Broadcloth
and Bombay Cord.   A complete range of sizes in Plain Colors, Stripes and
Fancy Checks.   Blue, Cream and Grey Broadcloth at $2.75      Plain White
and Fancy Cheeks at $3.00      Fancy Check Broadcloth at $3.25
Drug Department
AU outdoors invite your Kodak
At the beach, in the garden, at the
mountain camp, wherever you go.
Your Kodak will keep your good
times long after you've had  them.
KODAKS-Prices from $2.75 to
Shoe Department
Holiday   Footwear   for   Father
Mother,    Sister    and    Brother
White and Brown fine Canvas Shoes
Cool for summer wear.     Rubber,
Crepe or Leather Soles.
Mens' from $1.75 up
Women's from  ■ $1.50 up
Boys'from....  $1.50 up
Children's $1.10 up
Fishing Rods from $1.50 to $7.50
Lines, Hooks, Spoons, Flies, Reels and Sinkers of all descriptions.
Speoial for one   week  only,  Light  Tumblers  at  $1.50  per dozen.


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