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THE HERALD
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
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VOL. 11,   NO. 22
Alice Arm, B. C, Saturday, December 5, 1931
5 cents each.
Golf Trophies Presented
At Annual Social
Event
A social function, long to be remembered in Anyox was the First
Annual Card Party and Dance of
the Anyox Golf Club, held in the
Elks' Hall, on Friday, November
27th. There was a large gathering
of golfers and their friends, and
from beginning to end the evening
was most enjoyable. So many
were present that extra tables had
to be brought in for the cards.
Whist and bridge occupied the
early part of the evening, the winners being for whist: ladies' first
prize, Mrs. Jeffs; consolation prize,
Mrs. Neil McLeod. Gentlemen's
first prize, Mr. J. Vines; consola-
i tion, Mr. H. Hallcrow. The ladies'
first prize for bridge was won by
Mrs. H. R. Taylor, and the consolation prize by Mrs. R. Cormier.
For the gentlemen, Mr. W. R.
Lindsay literally "pocketed" the
first prize, while Mr. Thos. Sanderson got away with the booby prize.
,Durjug. the interval between
cards and dancing, the various golf
trophies won during the season
were presented by Mr. W. R.
| Lindsay, as follows:
Ladies' Open Championship,
carrying the Mrs. Charles Bocking
Cup, was won for the second time
by Mrs. L. H. Wenerstrom. The
winner received a miniature cup for
her own possession.
Runner-up in the above championship, Mrs. C. 0. Fricker. This
competition was noteworthy as
being played over 36 holes. The
first time the 36-hole route has been
taken in a ladies' competition in
Anyox.
First Flight in Ladies' Open
Event: Mrs. D. 'C. Roy. Runner-
up, Mrs. D. T. Evans.
Second Flight: Miss Mollie
Leighton. Runner-up, Mrs. D.
Deane.
Possession of the Sun Life Cup
for the winter months: Miss Marjory Cloke.
Men's Open Championship for
which the Granby Cup is presented:
Mr. S. Peters. The winner received a miniature cup.
Handicap Championship, carrying the Charles Bocking Cup: Mr.
C. 0. Fricker. Winner was presented with a miniature replica of
the larger cup.
Possession of the Lovested trophy
for the remainder of the season:
Dr. Gordon James.
Excellent music for the dancing
Canadian Legion Hold
Annual Meeting   .
The members of the Anyox
Branch of the Canadian Legion
held their Annual Meeting and
election of officers on Thursday,
November 26th. in the Club Room.
A large number of members were
present.
Many matters of interest were
discussed, and the reports of the
committees for the recent Remembrance Day celebrations were received. Annual reports were also
presented, and two members were
received into the organization.
Officers for the ensuing year were
elected as follows: President, J. J.
H. Varnes; First Vice-President,
W. Boyce; Second Vice-President,
F.C.Graham; Honorary Secretary,
J. A. D. Stewart; Honorary Treasurer, P. Powell; Executive Committee, C. 0. Fricker, W. F. Eve,
Frank Hill, R. Lavery, Dr. D. R.
Learoyd, S. Service. Auditors,
W. Selwood and T. P. O'Brien.
Sergeantat-Arms, D. Lamont.
Chaplain, Rev. F. Bushfield.
Mine Branch Community
League Hold Party
On Thursday, November 26, the
Mine Branch of the Anyox Community League held a Card Party
at the Mine hall. A good number
turned out and a very enjoyable
evening was spent. Prize winners
were: Whist, Ladies' First Prize,
Mrs. A. Hellman; Men's First
Prize, Mr. C. McMillan. For
Bridge, Mrs. C. Eklof secured the
first prize, and Mr. A. Pynn was
top scorer for gentlemen. The
cards were followed by an informal
dance, refreshments being served
in the interval.
Children   Remembered
This Christmas
With Parties
How many parties can a youngster absorb without getting tired of
them. This Christmas at Anyox
will surely be a test of their capacity, but we venture the opinion that
every child will bob up after each
party as fresh as ever, and be looking round for the next one. Here's
the Christmas list arranged so far,
and no doubt there will be others:
December 18th. United Church
Annual Christmas Tree and entertainment in. the Church Hall at the
Beach.
December 19th. United Church
Christmas Tree and Party at the
Mine.
December 22nd. Community
League Grand Annual Christmas
Tree and entertainment at the
Mine and the Beach. At the Mine,
in the picture Hall; at the Beach in
the Gymnasium. > These will be the
biggest and most elaborate parties
ever staged in Anyox. Everything
the children could *wish, and then
some.
December 24th. Christmas Tree
and Grand Party for the children at
the Christ Church Hall.
December 18th. Loyal Order of
Moose Grand Annual Christmas
Tree and distribution of gifts to
children. The men of the Moose
Lodge never undertake anything by
halves, and this event is always a
notable one for the Moose children
of Anyox.
Dance For Adults Following
Mine Party
Following the Community
League Children's Party at the
Mine on December 22nd. there will
be a dance for grown-up folk, sponsored by the Community League.
There will also be a dance at the
Beach for the older children after
the regular Community League
celebration for the children on
December 22nd.
was provided by the Merrymakers'
orchestra, and an appetizing supper
was served. The Golf Club are to
be congratulated on the splendid
success of this, their first annual
social event.
Concert   By Amateur
Orchestra Enjoyed
From a musical standpoint the
concert given by the Anyox Amateur Orchestra on Sunday evening
the 29th. was a distinct success,
but it was not supported as it
might have been. We are inclined
to believe that it was not sufficiently advertised, and that many more
people would have attended had
they known' of the event earlier.
However, its excellence will surely
bespeak a larger attendance at the
next effort. ,
Among the fine numbers presented was the colorful overture: Chevalier Breton, and the characteristic
selection: "Echoes of the Volga."
These were rendered with nice regard for expression and phrasing.
The Russian Mazurka: "La Czar-
ine," was well received, also the
beautiful theme waltz of "Viennese
Nights."
A feature of the evening was the
piano solo by Mr. C. Elgood
"Rachmaninoff's Prelude in C,
Sharp Minor. This stirring thougl
solemn number was played with
real artistic feeling and expression,
and received well-earned appreciation. As an encore Mr. Elgood
played Percy Grainger's "Country
Gardens." In excellent contrast to
the preceding item, this brilliant
number was nicely interpreted, its
many variations being distinctly
marked.
Elks Leading In Both Billiard
Leagues
Great interest is being taken in
the Senior and Junior Billiard
Leagues this season. In the Senior
League, in which three, teams are
competing, the Elks are so far on
top with ten points, closely followed by the Orphans with six points
while the Boiler Shop is in the basement with only two points. However, they are by no means dis-
couraged.
In the Junior League the Elks'
again lead with eight points, with
the Boiler Shop right on their heels
with six points, and the Orphans
just behind with four points. A
new star in the Junior firmament is
the Celts team, but so far they have
been eclipsed by the Boiler Shop,
who have hammered home some
good wins, However, the Celts,
with true Scottish stubbornness,
are determined to make the next
games tell a different story.
Alice  Arm  Christmas
Tree Will Be Held
December 22
The annual Christmas tree and
entertainment of the Alice Arm
children promises to equal if not
surpass those of previous years.
Arrangements are proceeding satisfactorily, and the children will be
given an evening of unalloyed
happiness.
The training of the children for
the entertainment is being conducted by Mr. A. C Ironside, and it is
rumored that a few surprises are in
store for the audience in regard to
the varied and elaborate programme.
The affair will be held at T. W.
Falconer's hall on Tuesday evening,
December 22nd. No admission fee
will be charged and everyone is
cordially invited to attend.
The evening will commence with
the entertainment, at the termination of which Santa Claus is expected to pay the children a visit.
When he has distributed his presents refreshments will be served.
In addition to Mr. Ironside training the children, the ladies' committees have worked industriously
to make the evening a success.
To date the sum of $36.60 has been
donated, which will be used in purchasing presents for the children,
and refreshments.
Copper Makes Slight Advance
In Price
Responding to new hopes of a
world production curb with Belgian
producers agreeing to American
producers proposals, new life has
come into the copper metal market.
After it touched a new record
low of 6^ cents a pound last week,
the price of the metal at New York
rose to 6j4 cents a pound on Saturday. The export price held at 7
cents a pound.
Both lead and zinc held steady
with firmness in copper. Lead was
quoted at 3.85 cents a pound New
York and 3.65 cents a pound East
St. Louis. Zinc was 3.125 cents a
pound at East St. Louis and 3.475
cents a pound New York.
The Community League Christ
mas Carnival and Dance will be
held in the Gymnasium on Wednesday, December 23rd, instead of on
Christmas Eve as previously published.
Advertise in the Herald
I. 0. D. E. Carrying on Then-
Work of Mercy
On Tuesday, December 8th,
Christmas Seals will be on sale at
the Granby Store by members of
the Collison of Kincolith Chapter.
The entire proceeds will go to the
Tranquille Tuberculosis Society.
To further this most worthy cause
Dr. J. W. Lang will speak at the
Mine Picture Show on Friday the
4th. and Dr. D. R. Learoyd will
speak briefly at the Beach Show on
Saturday the 5th.
At a special meeting on Saturday,
November 28th. it was decided to
send hampers, clothing, and various
necessities to the families of three
specially worthy returned soldiers
in Northern British Columbia. This
is in addition to the family in the
Peace River District which has
been assigned to the Chapter, and
which will be similarly looked after
for Christmas.
The regular monthly meeting for
December will be held in the Legion
Club Room on Monday the 7th. at
8 p.m. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD, Saturday, December 5, 1931
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Arm and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices for drown Grants -   -   $15.00
Land Notices -      -      -      -      $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50e. per inch
Contract Rates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
Numerous causes have been
given for the present unprecedented world wide trade depression.
Some of them are a shortage of
gold, the abandonment of silver on
a parity with gold, introduction of
labor saving machinery, and the
aftermath of the huge expenditure
incurred in waging the late world
war. It is possible that not one
of the single causes listed above is
responsible. Rather, it is a combination of all, but aggravated
considerably by the introduction
of labor saving machinery. Here
is undoubtedly one of the chief
causes of unemployment, and the
worst phase is that as time goes
on, and even faster and more
automatic machinery is installed
than at present, unemployment will
continue to increase. Machinery
was necessary for us to attain our
present high form of civilization.
It is necessary for us at the present
time in order to maintain it. But
there is a limit to labor saving
machinery, and it appears that the
limit is reached. Improved machinery is continually being installed. Every occupation is
affected, from the pick and shovel
man to the highest paid mechanic.
We must adjust ourselves to these
new conditions, or accept defeat,
and force our civilization on the
down grade.   It is a big problem
The steady increase of taxation
in Canada is the cause of a lot of
thoughtful study by those who are
obliged to put their hand in their
pocket and pay whatever is demanded or lose their property,
which has probably been acquired
after years of hard work. The
big flaw in our taxation system is
that when business is dull and unemployment rampant, taxes are
increased. When business is good
and money is plentiful, taxes are
lower. It should be possible for
the government in power when
times are prosperous to create a
surplus fund to be drawn on when
trade depressions occur. The
fault of every government in power
when times are good is to spend
everything, and let the government
in power when hard times prevail
do the worrying.
Not so very long ago everyone
was bewailing the high price of all
commodities, especially foodstuffs.
Now that we have low prices for
everything, everyone seems perfectly willing for an increase in
prices so that better times may
prevail. The human race is hard
to satisfy.
Well, let's be cheerful. A casual
study of explosives shows that the
boom always follows the bust.
Men In Relief Camps
Greatly Reduced
Tho combing out process instituted
by the government in its unemployment camps has succeeded in
eliminating more than half the
men formerly maintained, it was
stated officially at Victoria last
week. Only about 5500 men out
of 15.000 housed in the camps a
few ago remain, the others have
been sent back to their homes.
It costs about $1 a day to maintain each man on the recently revised rations, so that the total cost
of the camps probably tuns to
about $150,000 a month.
No road work is being done, but
the men are spending their time
improving the oamps. Officials
state that the men are eager to
work, even for their board.
A further conference between
federal and provincial officials will
be held to arrange the terms under
which men will be employed, if and
when road work is resumed. The
province wants to cut their former
wages of $2 a day to about $7 a
month, but federal officials object
to this arrangement. An agreement between the two governments
is expected shortly.
Work At Churchill Is
Closed (or Winter
Winnipeg, Man., Nov. 28. The
busiest year in the history of
Churchill, Canada's new port on
Hudson Bay, has ended. Construction forces, which have averaged
1500 men during the season, have
been withdrawn and all works
closed down.
During the year the new elevator
with a capacity of 2,500,000 bushels
was completed and two trial shipments of grain to England were
made successfully. Arrangements
of the townsite under the Manitoba
Government's town planning
scheme was proceeded with and
considerable improvement was
made on the line of the Hudson
Bay Railway between The Pas and
Churchill.
Cougar bounties in British Columbia will be cut from $30 to $20,
effective shortly, it is announced.
The population of the prairie
provinces increased 392,537 during
the ten year period between the
1921 and 1931 censuses to 2,348,-
619, census figures show.
Balance of Trade in Favor
Of Canada
Ottawa—A favorable balance of
trade amounting in value to $10,-
595,123 is noted forthe month of
October, according to the current
issue of the National Revenue Review. In that month Canada exported goods with a value of $56,-
533,999, and imported goods worth
$45,940,874. For the same month
last year the balatice in favor of this
country totalled $5,939,581.
Comparing the two months, Canadians in October last imported
$32,417,477 worth of goods less
than in October, 1930, and their
exports dropped by $17,242,511.
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Useful Christmas Gifts
We have just received a Large Stock of Goods
Suitable for Ladies' Christmas Gifts
Including: Dainty Handkerchiefs in gift boxes from 60c. to
$1.35. Chiffon Hose $2.00 per pair. Silk Hose of the finest
quality from $1.25 to $1.60 per pair. Underwear, Pyjamas,
and Nighties in dainty colors. Silk Kimonas in all colors
from $3.60 to $22.50. Vanity Cases, Powder Boxes, Manicure
Sets, Chinese Style Slippers, Etc., Etc.
LEW  LUN & Co.
General Merchants, Anyox
West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
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GENERAL OUTFITTERS
We carry at all times a Full Line of First Class
Groceries;    also Heavy and  Shelf Hardware.
Clothes,   Boots,   Shoes   and   Kubbers   of   all
descriptions.   A large stock to choose from
T. W. FALCONER
GENERAL  MERCHANT
Alice Arm
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This advertisement is not published or displayed by the  Liquor
Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia
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THE LEAGUE IS
FOR YOU!!
League members benefit all ways, and especially as
patrons of the Picture Shows. Note these low prices to
Community League members and their families: Men,
one show a month at half-price. Ladies, all the time,
25c. on presentation of Membership Card. So join the
League and take an active interest in all its doings.
THE LEAGUE IS FOR
YOUR BENEFIT
BRITISH COLUMBIA'S
MINERALS
Coal—
Interesting information regarding British
Columbia coal, and its efficiency in comparison with other fuels, is available.
RECENT PUBLICATIONS:
Annual Report of the Minister of Mines for the year
1930, dealing in detail with mineral production and general
mining conditions,   both in  respect of  metallic  and  non-
metallic industries.
Bulletin, "Placer-Mining in British Columbia."   A special report dealing Comprehensively with this phase of mining
in British Columbia.
Bulletin, "British Columbia, the Mineral Province of
Canada," containing a synopsis of the mining laws and
/  interesting information regarding the mining industry.
Copies of the above may be
obtained upon application to
THE DEPARTMENT OF MINES
Victoria, B. C. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD, Saturday, December 5,
1931
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Sir Henry Thornton Expects
Good Results from Railway
Commission
Montreal Nov. 28—The appointment of a Royal Commission of
Transportation in Canada Rhould
result in "constructive recommendations whioh should be beneficial,"
said Sir Henry Thornton, Chairman and President of the Canadian
National Railways, when asked to
comment on the formation of the
commission which will shortly
begin its study,
"Tha members of the commission
said Sir Henry, "are of high reputation, wide experience and large
affairs. Some of them at least
will bring to bear much technical
skill. Their deliberations should
result in constructive recommendations which will be beneficial to
our transportation companies and
assist in solving the difficult problems which confront them."
Duthie  Mine  Stock  Taken
Off Exchange
As a resolution was passed at a
recent meeting of the Duthie Mines
Co. authorizing the directors to
give a quit claim of the assets of
the company to the mortgagee, the
I shares have been taken off the
board of the Vancouver Stock  Ex-
I change and will no longer be traded
[in.
Advertise in the Herald
Federal Government Will Aid
B. C. Financially
To save the Province of British
Columbia from loss owing to depreciated Canadian currency the Dominion government has notified the
Victorian authorities that $3,000,-
000 in short term B. C. bonds,
which 'matured November 25 in
New York, will be taken care of by
the Federal government. The loan
was a 5J per cent issue of three-
year bonds issued in 1928 for roads
and bridges.
Noah Timmins Bonds Property In Taku Country
Papers have arrived in Juneau,
Alaska, to give effect to the purchase of the White Water group of
gold quartz claims in the Taku mining division by Noah Timmins and
J. B. Woodworth. The vendors
are D. J. McDougall, Walter Barron, Ray Walker, William Strong,
Arthur Hedman and Ray Rice, all
of Taku, who are to receive $125,-
000 in three annual installments.
Advertise in the Herald
« GIMMES GIMME, GIMME!'1
How can any man possibly look as pleasant as this Gymnasium
Instructor, with seven charming ladies crying "Gimme" at once? The
ahswer is that the photograph was taken on the Canadian Pacific liner
"Duchess of Richmond" during a cruise of West Africa, the Isles of the
Blest and the Mediterranean. This was the last photograph taken by the
late "Topple" Edwards, father of the modern illustrated newspaper.
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Personal Christmas
Greeting Cards
It is not too late for you to order your Christmas Cards
if you have not already done so, nor is it too late for
you to increase your order should you find that you
have not enough on hand to convey the Season's Greetings to your many friends.
Don't be sorry when Christmas Day arrives and then wish you had ordered
more cards
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The Alice Arm Minng
and Development Co.
LIMITED
Announce a Drastic Cut in
Prices of all Residential and
Business Lots at Alice Arm
Prices have been Slashed from $1000.00
to $200.00, and to as low as $25.00,
or at least a 75 per cent, reduction on all lots
Now is the time to secure a good Business
Lot or a Residential Site for a Summer
Cottage
Prices of Individual Lots, terms and all other particulars may be obtained from E. Moss, Sole Agent,
P. O. Box 8, Alice Arm, B. C.
BUY NOW: WHEN THE
PRICES ARE LOW
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Our prices are cut so low this year that
matter of an extra dozen or two cards
is a trivial matter.
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Just write and state your wish and we will fill your order by return mail
if necessary.
We have sold Personal Christmas Cards for the past ten years, and our business is increasing.   There is a reason of course.   It is high grade cards and
printing plus a low price.
II Support one of the district's industries ||
THE HERALD PRINTING PRESS
And save money at the same time
PRINTING
THE LUBRICANT OF THE
: WHEELS OF INDUSTRY :
The Herald Job Printing Department is
equipped to handle any class, of work
:   :   ;  Promptly and Efficiently :   :   ;
Posters
Billheads
Letterheads
Office Forms
Business Cards
Admission Tickets
Booklets
Envelopes
Programmes
Visiting Cards
Invitation Cards
and Announcements
Are among the many forms of Printing
handled by the Herald Office
During the past ten years the Herald
Printing has won an enviable record
OUR  MOTTO:
PROMPTITUDE, FIRST-CLASS WORK
AND A FAIR PRICE aea»toi*iaSffle
ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD, Saturday,  December 5,  1931
Basketball  Games  Of
Past Week Are
Reviewed
Three games were played at the
meet on Friday the 27th. In the
Boys' Intermediate League the
Wildcats overcame the Vikings in
a tough battle, 9-3.
The High School and Spooks
played a full session game with a
score of 9 all, and in an overtime
period the High School cinched the
game. The whistle blew for the
end of the overtime period just as
the ball was sailing into the basket
being thrown by Helen Calderoni.
Same was, however, disallowed.
In the Men's Senior game the
Celts appeared to have matters all
their own way against the Store,
who were evidently unable to get
up steam. The game ended 20 to
4 in favor of the Blue and Whites.
A Senior League game was played on Monday the 30th. between
the Vandals and the Store. The
former continued their bold raiding
tactics and got away with a total
score of 21, as against 10 by the
representatives of the local emporium. Be it said for the latter,
however, that it must have been
their off night, as on the play they
should have done much better.
As an added attraction there was
an exhibition of badminton, Mrs.
J. Smith playing Mrs. J. A. D.
Stewart and winning handily. This
was followed'by a Men's Doubles
event in which Tom Cloke and Bert
Field faced Sid. Peters and Captain
Johnston, the latter pair being the
victors. This exhibition was greatly appreciated by the fans, and at
future basketball games there will
be similar features as sport  diver-
Brother Bills Will Entertain
Lady Friends
The regular meeting of the Elks'
Lodge will be held on December
Hth, and will be followed by an
"At Home," at which the Brother
Bills will entertain their wives and
lady friends to a social and musical
evening, followed by dancing.
It is a considerable time since the
Elks held a fraternal function such
as this promises to be, and all
Brother Bills are urged to take
advantage of the evening and turn
out to make it a success. Music,
singing, social intercourse, entertainment, dancing, and refreshments will all combine to make the
evening a real success.
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Tony Razdah and John Vizier
were passengers to Vancouver on
Monday's boat.
Dr. J. T. Mandy, resident mining engineer left on Monday for
Prince Rupert.
Pete Vugovich, left on Monday's
boat for a visit to Prince Rupert.
Thos. Sanderson was an outbound passenger on Wednesday.
He will visit his home at Glasgow,
Scotland.
J. McConnachie arrived on Wednesday from a holiday visit to Vancouver.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Walter
Fever at the Anyox General Hospital, on Friday. November 27th.
a son.
Marking the close of an operation
which was carried along for a time
with much declaim, equipment of
Owen Lake Mining and Development Company is being offered for
sale to pay debts of the company.
Canadian September Copper
Production Showed
Decrease
Copper production in Canada
during September amounted to
24,887,931 pounds, as compared
with 27,159,495 lbs. in August and
26,044,280 pounds in September
last year.
The Dominion Bureau of Statistics records show that during the
month under review Quebec produced 6.3 million pounds, Ontario
8.2 million pounds, Manitoba 4,5
million pounds, and British Columbia 5.8 million pounds.
Blister  copper    production    in
Canada in September totalled  20,-
563,352   pounds; in  the previous
month 22,729,707 pounds were pro
duoed.
Touched by a light that hath no
name,
A glory never sung,
Aloft on sky and mountain wall,
Are God's great pictures hung.
Who loses money, loses much;
who loses friends, loses more; who
loses hope, loses all.
Established   1849
LAMB'S RUM
AGED, BLENDED AND
MATURED AT THE
LONDON DOCKS
"Lamb's  Fine Old  Navy"
PROOF OVERPROOF
Old and Good!
Ask the British Navy!
On sale nt Liquor Vendors or direct from
Government Liquor Control Mail Order
Department, Victoria, B. C.
This advertisement is not published  or displayed   by    the   Liquor
Control Board or by  the Government of British Columbia
Advertise in the Herald
THEY BASK IN MID-WINTER SUNSHINE
B.  P. O.  ELKS
Dominion ol Canada and Newfoundland
ANYOX LODGE No. 47
Meets every second and fourth Monday ol
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application lo club manager
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PIONEER MESS
CAFE
ANYOX B. C.
Bread,  Cakes, Pastry,
Catering
SPECIAL DINNERS
ARRANGED ON REQUEST
PHONE 273
H   M.  SELFE
REGISTERED   OPTOMETRIST
ANYOX
Office:    Opposite Liquor Store
Anyox Community
League
The Beach Council meets on the
Second and Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in the Recreation Hall, at 7
p.m.
The Mine Council meets on the First
and Third Thursday of each month, in
the Mine Hall, at 7.30 p.m.
THE  HERALD
$2.50 a. Year
3E^=nz3ai ii oanc
3I==1*
Candies, Stationery, Proprietary
Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. Cummings,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Oflice Building, Alice Arm
3C30C
=10
TJNT1L  Feb.  29th. IM2, the following Rouml
Trip Winter   Fare*   ore efTcrlive on steamers
for VANCOUVER.
rom Prince Kupcrt   -•---._    $40.00
'rom Anyox  -  r.l.'t.:!.! From Stewart. $56.70
To Prinoe Ituperl and Iteturu;
rom   Anvox.  $13.35 Trom   Stewart,   $16.70
(MciiIh nml Berth Included)
RETURN LIMIT, MARCH Slit
For information call or write local agent or
II. McF.WEN. D.F. 4.P.A.. Prlnre Rupert
XY/hy pick on me?" says the little fellow, "there
are many other things which can interest you
and hold your attention." And so there are, but
after all the native life of the "Isles of the Blest" is
worth a little study, is it not? Take this little Ja-
maii'ian for instance. If you took away his shirt
anil his broom handle you would not leave him much
other than a full tummy, yet he is a British subject,
and as such has an opportunity of becoming—well—
of doing pretty well for himself and of gathering
enough of this world's substance to give him comfort
at least in his later years. He will grow up in a
ramshackle old hut on the edge of the town maybe,
and learn to be jealous of his rights as a citizen; and
when he" pomes to the ago of understanding he will
be more English than the English. As a matter of
fact he will, in all probability, speak at least two
"English" languages. In one of these he might im-
Dlore you to buy his fruits or lace bark souvenirs or
Port of Spain. Trinidad. Below, Light lunch after >
dip in the open air ewimraing pool on the deck of the
•'Montroyal."    Ineet, "You go way  font heah."
direct you over the fine road that form a network over the island, and in the other he will
converse with his kind. This language sounds
as foreign as any you will meet with in your tour of
tbe West Indies, but if you listen intently enough you
will catch an "I" and an "an" or a "Yes"; then gradually your ear will be able to distinguish all the words
and you will wonder that you could not understand
the dialect.
They are interesting, these people. Watch them
as they swarm around your cruising vessel docked
in Kingston harbor, in their tub-like canoes, and dive
deep into the water for your coppers. They are a
different people in every sense of the word.
Participants in the cruises to the West Indies by
the Canadian Pacific S.S. Montroyal in January and
February next will be afforded every opportunity to
study the various peoples with whom they come in
contact and will return with at least a few impressions and a better understanding of them No matter how different they may be, they are never foreign. This is especially true of the British protectorates. If one would really get to the heart of these
Seople he dare not patronize them. If he does this
e only finds the typo, that he expects to find.
»'
DRY GOODS DEPARTMENT
KAYSER HOSE is without doubt one of the
best standard lines on the market. We carry
KAYSER HOSE because we aim to procure the
best. KAYSER HOSE is in semi-service
weight, san sheen dull finish chiffon, and medium
weight for general wear. In the newest shades,
and in sizes 8'A to 10. Service Weight and Chiffon at $1.95. Medium Weight at $1.00. We
want you to note that these lines-No. 105X,
140X, 110X--are sold at city prices, which are
standard.
"«.
BOYS' DEPARTMENT
Boys' All-Wool Mackinaw Windbreakers, made
in neat patterns and finished with good elastic
waist band. Only fifteen of these in ages 8 to 15
years.   Regular $2.75 to $3.50:   SPECIAL AT
$1.95.
Boys' Medium-weight Combination underwear.
Only a limited quantity.     Regular $2.25 and
$2.50:   To clear at $1.45.
GRANBY   STORES
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