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A little'paper
with all the
news and a big
circulation
THE HERALD
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
" r+.f-*r+.
$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
VOL. 7,   NO. 18
Alice Abm, B. C, Saturday, November 12,  1927
5 cents each.
Option Taken on Tiger
Property by P. E.
Peterson
An option has been taken on the
Tiger property by P. E. Peterson,
who during the summer made au
examination of it and also other
properties in the Upper Kitsault
country.
Mr. Peterson was in charge of
mining operations during the summer for the Silver Crest Mines Co.
Ltd. one of whose properties is at
Stewart, the other being the
Saddle at Hastings Arm, and it
was due to his foresight and experience that such excellent results
were attained, especially at the
latter.
The Tiger is considered one of
themost promising silver properties
in the Alice Arm distriot, and it is
expected that Mr. Peterson will be
successful in interesting capital for
its development. It joins theToric
mine on the north, whose big ore
body is waiting to be mined.
It was diamond drilled some
years ago, and this year the owner
Ed. Pickett, was successful in locating every ore body underground.
The main tunnel has been driven
140 feet and the depth obtained ou
the ore is 140 feet.
"Tlie" chief '"Values are in ruby
silver, with native silver ranking
second, without copper values. It
is an ideal cyanide ore.
Large Congregation At
Armistice Service
The Annual Armistice Memorial
Service held in the Recreation  Hall
on Sunday night was attended by a
large number of citizens for whom
*    the occasion has much significance.
While the congregation was
assembling and during the offering
a. number of suitable selections were
played on the panatrope.
Solos were rendered by Messrs.
Eve and Murdoch.
Rev. J. S. Brayfield of Christ
Church preached a very appropriate
and eftective sermon from the text,
"My young men are fallen by the
sword".
The Service was conducted by
Rev. C, D. Clarke of the United
Church.
Forthcoming Events
Big times are promised at the
Anyox Community League old-time
smoker on Wednesday November
23rd. Everything for an evening's
enjoyment will be provided.
The B. P. 0. Elks will hold a
banquet on Wednesday November
30th. The spread will be followed
by a dance, and of course everything
will be the best possible.
On Friday November 25th. the
Anyox Lodge of Oddfellows are
holding a dance.    It will be good.
Contests Were Close at
Christ Church Sale
of Work
A successful Sale of Work was
held in the Elks' basement on
November 9th. by the ladies of
Christ Church W. A. and Guild.
They offered for sale Home Cooking
Plants, Candy and Needlework.
Several competitions were run.
The lucky number winning the
dressed doll was drawn by Bessie
Barclay, in the midst of a number
of anxious spectators, mostly children. The number drawn was 32
held by Miss W. E. Ballentyne.
Mrs. Watson drew for the bed and
doll, the number being 86 held by
Mrs. McAulay. Mr. Goff correctly
guessed the number of beans in the
sealed jar, viz: 1000. Mrs. Patton
won the prize for being able to "use
her eyes", correctly naming 26 ad.
vertisements. Sidney Armstrong
proved he had sound wind managing to blow out 19 candles in one
attempt; this being easily top score
he carried away the prize. Three
people were quick at lighting the
candles, lighting 23 with one match.
They were Mrs. McQuarrie, Mrs.
McTaggart and Mr. Cathro.
These are requested to go to the
Rectory on Wednesday, November
.16tb, at 7 p.m. to draw for the
prize.
Thanks are offered to all those
who in any way contributed towards
the success of the undertaking.
Marmot Metals Co. Hold
Meeting at Stewart
A meeting of the northern directors of the Marmot Metals Co. Ltd.
was held at Stewart on Tuesday.
Mr. Geo. W. Bruggy, of Alice Arm
who is a director attended the meeting, and arrived home on Thursday.
The meeting lasted from 9 a.m.
until 3 p.m. Several offers that
had been given the company were
discussed in detail. It was decided
to accept the offer of a financial
firm, providing they were agreeable
to a few minor changes, which it
was thought should be made as they
were favorable to the stockholders.
If present negotiations are successful, the company will have ample
funds for a large programme of
development wprk commencing next
spring.
The stockholders of the Marmot
Metals Co. are fortunate in having
a Board of Directors who study
their interests, and who give them
ample protection when dealing with
financial firms.
The Marmot Metals stock is considered one of the safest investments
in the whole Portland Canal district. The property has shown up
well under development work, and
with ample funds available for further work, the stock will be worth
far more than the original purchase
price.
Subscribe to yonr Ucil Piper NOW.
Panatrope's Trial Playing Wins General
Approval
For the purpose of demonstrating
the Panatrope to the music and
dance lovers of Anyox, the Community League issued invitations to
all members of the organization, re-
questing them to attend, with their
friends, at the gymnasium on Monday, November 7th. There was a
very generous response to the invitations, a gathering considerably in
excess of five hundred enjoying the
musical selections and the dance
numbers. The Panatrope proved
to be all that its makers claimed for
it, having plenty of volume, with all
most perfect reductions. Overtures
and band pieces sent with the machine by the Brunswick people, its
makers, brought out all its advantages, every instrument in the orchestra and band selections being
readily distinguishable. For concert programmes, where the works
of the great composers can be fittingly reproduced for the benefit of
isolated communities far removed
from the advantage of big cities,
there is a mighty argument in its
favor, and will undoubtedly fill a
long-desired want, while for the
occasional dance or average social
evening, the advisability of such an
instrument would solve many of the
problems confronting the small
town hostess or the social organ!
zation in which she might be interested. It should certainly fit into
the winter social life of Anyox, and
many expressions of approval were
heard in this connection last Monday evening, the majority opinion
so expressed favoring its purchase.
The machine was brought to Anyox
on approval, the Granby Company
and the Community League undertaking to purchase it on a fifty-fifty
basis if the instrument proved satisfactory to the people of the community. With its universal appeal,
music is for everybody, and has no
national limitations. Anyox has a
mixed population, many of its citizens being foreigners, who would
undoubtedly appreciate such music
as the Panatrope reproduces. When
the pleasure to be derived from the
possession of such an instrument is
considered, even the retail price of
this instrument is neglible, being
cheaper than a player piano with a
range of entertainment infinitely
greater; but when in can be secured
for a very considerable reduction,
there is scarcely an argument
weighty enough to make the refusal
of the bargain a serious consideration. Should the offer be taken
advantage of and the machine come
to Anyox, it does not necessarily
follow that the orchestras now
functioning will have no further opportunity of playing for dances, etc.
because the verdict of the people
who dance must be final, as they
are the ones who pay the piper.
The Community League is to be
commended for taking advantage of
the Panatrope's coming to make an
Basketball Season Open
With Great Promise
In Anyox
The opening of the basketball
season on Wednesday evening
featured games in all three leagues.
The Rinky Dinks and the High
School supplied the opener. The
latter swamping their opponents
under an avalanche of baskets, the
final score being 50-7.
In the second game the Pirates
and Musketeets of the Ladies'
League played a close game, the
former winning 18-14. Both teams
show much promise and as the
season advances should prove very
evenly matched and conducive of
some good matches. This game
was only an exhibition fixture.
In the Senior tussle the Concentrator defeated the Mechanics 18-16.
The game was nip and tuck, from
start to finish with the winners in
doubt until the final whistle.
There are four teams in the senior
leagues. Namely the Concentrator,
Coke Plant, Store and Office and
Mechanics.
In 'he Intermediate League
there are three teams, Rinky DinHs1,
High School and Concentrator,
In the Ladies' League there are
only two teams to date, with the
possibility of a third team later.
Book of Poems Published by
Local Author
A book of poems, from the pen
of Frank M. Kelley of Anyox has
been recently published. The cover
carries the title of "Fireweed," it
is also the name of the first poem
in the book.
As a writer of poetry, Mt. Kelley
is far above the average. "Fire'
weed, "The Old Prospector,"
"The Surveyors" and "The Bering
Sea," being equal to any of the
verses of our leading poets, past or
present.
A number of the books carry
Christmas greetings on the cover;
and these will be in much demand
by those who wish to send a unique
gift to friends far away.
The book is now on sale in
Anyox. It was designed and printed by the Herald Press.
BIRTH AT ANYOX
Born at the Anyox Hospital on
Satuiday November 5th. to Mr. and
Mrs. C. Musser, a daughter.
evening of enjoyable entertainment.
Under the chairmanship of Mr. W.
Gibb, who was assisted by the entire
Council, the evening gave a lot of
pleasure to a large gathering.
There was dancing, vocal and instrumental selections, while a buffet
supper was served in the basement.
Big Ore Showings On
Beaver Property
Uncovered
The Illiance.River valley section
of the Alioe Arm district has not
received very much attention during ths past few years, but this
inactivity promises to terminate
before very long.
Development work done this
year by J. Hauber on the Beaver
Group has undoubtedly proved the
existence of a large body of
ore and its immensity is
expected to interest mining men in
this section next year.
Mr. Hauber has concentrated
work this year ou two big ore
bodies. These can be traced on
the surface for over four claim
lengths, and vary in width from
40 to nearly 100 feet. In driving
open outs on tliese ledges he broke
through the iron capping and encountered ..(jhaloopyrite-bornite
copper ore in large quantities.
The two ore bodies parallel each
other. Close by runs a shear zone
on the contact of the granite-quart-
zite and red and green audesite.
It has a heavy capping of iron, but
open cuts show that below it contains an ore composed of silver-
copper and lead, the latter predominating. It has air average width
of nearly 100 feet.
The Beaver Group is situated 13
miles up the Illiance Valley and
comprises 8 olaims. A deal was
almost consummated this year, but
the terms were not acceptable to
the owner. He therefore decided to do further development work next year, wheu
he will be iu a better position to
put through a deal.
Catala Piles on Rocks
on Way South
The Union Company's steamship
Catala piled up on the rocks on
Tuesday afternoon on her way south
to Prince Rupert and Vancouver.
The accident occurred three miles
south of Port Simpson, at about
1.15 in the afternoon. The impact
tore a large hole in the ship's bottom, and all passengers were ordered to the boats. She carried about
forty passengers from Alice Arm,
Anyox and Stewart.
A number of people at Port
Simpson saw the ship's predicament and several boats immediately
put off to her assistance. Boats
also proceeded north from Prince
Rupert. A number of passengers
spent the night at Port Simpson in
the houses of the townspeople,
while others were conveyed to
Prince Rupert.
All efforts of tugs to pull her off
the rocks the following day were
futile. On Thursday the highest
tide of the year occurred and this
attempt to refloat was unsuccessful.
It will entail much work to refloat
her. ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday.    November   12 1927
G. E. Deficit Much
Reduced
Reduction in the operating expenses of the Pacific Great Eastern
Railway to the extent of $46,000 in
the last nine months; substantial
reductions in the management and
supervision expenses; cutting
down the deficit materially on the
North Shore branch; carrying out
a comprehensive programme of improvements and betterments in
brief, is the result of the work of
the new Board of Directors assumed
control a little more than a year
ago, the operation loss for the fiscal
year then ending was $274,971.
May Erect Statute  of  late
John Oliver
The erection of a statue in honor
of the late John Oliver was urged
by George W. Murray, president
of the Vancouver city Liberal
Association and other officers of the
organization. A clay model has
already been prepared and the
plan will be laid before the Vancouver Liberal Association next
week.
Attorney General Manson's
Recommendations
The Dominion provincial conference considered three all-important
items: "blue sky' legislation,
and the questiou of federal and provincial jurisdiction in the incorpor
ation and operation of companies
including trust, loan aud insurance
concerns. All these were referred
to subcommittees.
These were the subjects urged by
Hon. A. M. Manson.   '
Canadian Births, Deaths and
Marriages Last Year
The vital statistics of Canada
for the oalendar year 1926 showed
a total of 232.205 living births.
107,318 deaths and 69,570
marriages. This is the first year
in which all the nine provinces are
included in the figures, Quebec
having heretofore been estimated
separately. The birthrate of the
nine was 24.8 per 1,000 population
Quebec leading with 32.1. The
same provinoe also led in the death
rate of 14.5.
Canada  is  World's  Third
Gold Producer
Canada's gold production in 1926
again made a record with a yield
of $37,263,110, as against $35,880,-
826 in 1925. Ontario contributed
most of the product of 1,497,215
ounces, making a new record for
that province. Canada now occupies third place in world gold
countries and may probably soon
reach second place at the present
rate of production.
Advertise in the Herald
Ruddy Canadian Apples
For Overseas
"What shall I send the folks in
the Old Country?" is a query heard
as the Christmas season approaches
but if the average Canadian realized how much our big, juicy, red
apples are appreciated and enjoyed
by people overseas the problem
would be immediately solved.
Canada's luscious rosy apples are
relished by young aud old alike.
They symbolize our brilliant sunshine and warm summer days and
they do look Christmasy and oheer-
ful. Northern Spies, Mcintosh
Reds and Baldwins are the best
and the most popular to carry your
kind thoughts and good wishes
across the sea and standard boxes
and barrels of choice hand picked
and hand packed fruit, Government Inspected, are procurable at
reasonable prices from any grocer
while the matter of shipment is as
simple as the mailing of a card.
The Canadian National Express
will call for your apples, transport
and deliver them by quick service
to any station in Great Britain,
Ireland and most European countries. The transportation from
Montreal and Quebec up to November 15th. or from St. John and
Halifax, thereafter, by direct
steamer to points in Great Britain,
Ireland and the Channel Islands is
$3.10 per Standard box and $5.20
per standard barrel, including refrigeration.
For rates to Canadian ports,
through rates to Continental stations and other particulars, consult!
any Canadian National Express'
Agent.
INSURANCE
Fire, Life, Accident
and Sickness
Guaranty Savings & Loan Society
NOTARY PUBLIC
F. B. McLELLAN
P. O. Box 264, Anyox
For Results Advertise
in The Herald
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
COAL & FINISHED LUMBER
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
BE
3SBE
Visitors  Should  Consult
American Consul
The American Consul at Prince
Rupert has requested us to publish
the following notice:
Residents of this consular district, content plating entry to the
United States, should apply in advance to the American Consulate
at Prince Rupert, for particulars
as regards requirements of the
United States Immigration Act in
order to avoid possible delay at
border points.
The above as well applies to
prospective visitors unless the contemplated stay is brief and the
visitor is a British subject or an
American citizen.
Another   Big  Railway
Contract Let
On the recomendation of Hon.
C. A. Dunning, the government has
awarded to the firm of Stewart &
Cameron of Winnipeg the contract
for construction of the grade for a
154 mile extension of the Hudsons
Bay Railway. The cost of thej
section will be approximately a
million and a quarter dollars.
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 325, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
FALL CLOTHING
We have everything necessary for your comfort in
Fall or winter Clothing. ' Waterproof "Bone Dry"
Rain Test Jumpers and Pants. Staufields Heavy
Wcolen Underwear. Pure Wool Mackinaw Sltirts.
The famous Goodrich Rubbers. Waterproof Hunting Coats and Hats, etc.
BRUGGY'S STORE
Alice Arm
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STEAMSHIP AND TRAIN
SERVICE
S.S. Prince George ieaves Anyox each Thursday
midnight for Prince Rupert and Vancouver via.
Ketchikan.
i Prince Chariesleaves each Monday 12.00 mid-
I night, via Stewart and Massett, for Prince Rup-
lert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle.
S. S. Prince John leaves  Prince  Rupert, fortnightly for North and South Queen Charlotte Island ports.
PASSENGER TRAIN SERVICE FROM PRINCE RUPERT
Trains leave Prince Rupert daily except Sunday 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
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Launch "Awake
FALL SCHEDULE
Leaves Alice Arm on Tuesday at 9  a.m.     Returning
same day, leaving Anyox at 3 p.m. •
Leaves Alice Arm on Wednesday 2 p.m.     Returning
on Thursday, leaving Anyox at 10 a.m.
Leaves Alice Arm on Saturday, at 9 a.m.    Returning
same day leaving Anyox at 3 p.m.
Special Trips by Arrangement
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SYNOPSIS OF
UD ACT AMENDMENTS
PRE-EMPTIONt
Vaoant, unreserved, aurveyed
Crown landi may ba pre-empted by
British subjecta over II years of age,
and by aliens on declaring Intention
to become British subjects, -conditional upon residence, occupation,
ind Improvement for agricultural
purposes. ,
Pull Information concerning regu-
atlons regarding pre-emptions Is
given ln Bulletin No. t. Land Series,
'How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
whioh can be obtained free of charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Victoria, B.C., er to any Government Agent.
Records will be granted covering
jnly land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which Is not timber-
land, I.e., carrying over 6,000 board
feet per aore west of the Coast Range
und 8,000 feet per acre east of that
Range.
Applications for pre-emptions are
o be addressed to ths Land Com-
nlssloner of the Land Recording Dl
lalon. In whioh the land applied for
is situated, and are made on printed
orms, copies of which oan be ob-
ulned from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must be occuplod for
five years and Improvements made
to value of 110 per acre, including
clearing and cultivating at least live
acres, before a Crown Orant ran be
.-ecelved. .
For more detailed 'Information set
the Bulletin "Ho>- to Pre-empt
Land."
PURCHASE
Applications are received for purchase of vaoant and unrenerved
Crown lands, not being tlmburland.
for agricultural purposes; minimum
prloe of flret-olass („*abl») land Is 15
per aore, and sedomi-blase (grazing)
land $1.60 per aore. Further Information regarding purohase or lease
of Crown lands Is given ln Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purohase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill faotory, or Industrial sites on
timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
stumpage.
HOMESITE   LEASES
Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20
aores, may be leased as homes! tea,
conditional upon a dwelling belni;
ereoted ln the first year, title being
obtainable after residence and improvement oondltlons are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
I LEASES
1 For graslng and Industrial purposes areas not exoeeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or *
company.
GRAZING
Under the Oraalng Aot the Provinoe Is divided into gracing districts
and the range administered under a
iQrastng Commissioner. Annual
igrastng permits are Issued baaed on
numbers ranged, priority being given
:to established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management Free, or partially free,
permits ar* available (or settlers,
nampeci seed traveller*, np to ten
head.
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Atice Arm
BRITISH   COLUMBIA
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 five years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five yeare
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 dono
are described in some one of the Annual Keports 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, Viotoria, B. C. Keports covering eaoh of the six mineral Survey
Districts are published separately, and are available on application. Keports of the Geologioq.1
Survey of Canada, Winch Building, Vancouver, are recommended as valuable sources of inform" tion.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
THE HON. THE MINISTER OF MINES,
VICTORIA, British Columbia *
ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Saturday.    November   12   1.927
Large Amount Coal Mined
From Under Ocean
Twenty-five per oent. of the
Canadian production of ooal oomes
from submarine areas, and 55 per
cent, of the ooal output of Nova
Scotia is drawn from beneath the
ocean. The world output of submarine coal is at this date 13,000,-
, 000 tons, Canada contributing 29
per cent of this total. With the
exception of the undersea ooal
mined in Chile and Japan, respectively 1,200,000 and 1,500,000 tons
per year, the remainder is mined
within the British Empire, namely
in Great Britain, Canada and Australia.
Through Train Connections
With Old Country Sailings
The Canadian National Railways have made arrangements to
operate special trains with sleeping oars through to ship's side at
Montreal and Halifax, in connection with Old Country sailings
during November and Deoember.
Full information regarding rates
reservations, passports, etc. can be
seoured from R. F. MoNaughton,
District passenger Agent, Canadian
National Railways, Prince Rupert
B.C    .
In Ontario they have 570 publio
libraries, supported by munioipal
taxation. In British Columbia we
have half a dozen. Even after
making all kinds of allowances for
differences in conditions, the contrast seems striking.
A girl was asked to write au
essay on "Man" and submitted tlie
following: "Man" is what woman
has to marry. He drinks, smokes,
swears and doesn't go to church.
Both sprang from the apes, but
woman sprang the farthest".
Now It's Blankety Blank
Husband—Jones calls a spade t
spade, you know.
Wife—Well, you used to befon
you tried to dig up the garden.
Friend—Did you get the Smith
son estate settled up?
Lawyer—Yes,   but    the   heirs
almost got a part of it.
B. P. O. ELKS
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
ANYOX LODGE No. 47
Meeti every second and fourth Monday of
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
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Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Roomi for Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinki
Cigari,   Cigarettei
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
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M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
INSURANCE IN ALL ITS BRANCHES
WRITTEN ANYWHERE
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
Office: PRINCE RUPERT, B. C.
ALICE ARM
FREIGHTING
COMPANY
GENERAL CONTRACTORS
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Heavy Teams
No Contract too Large or
too Small
MILES DONALD Manager
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SILK DRESSES
We have on display a complete line of Ladies'
Silk Dresses. This stock was received a few
days ago. The Dresses are the latest creations,
both in long and short sleeves. All shades and
styles at prices ranging from $6.50 to $30.00
LEW LUN & Go.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
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Fall and Winter Clothing
Our stock is complete to outfit you with Fall or
Winter Clothing, including Rain Test Shirts, Coats
and Pants, Maokinaw Coats and Pants.    Rubber
Footwear of all descriptions.
T. W. FALCONER
Alice Arm
GENERAL  MERCHANT
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ANOTHER railroad milestone
of Western Canada was
passed on April 20, when the
first engine ever constructed in
this part of the Dominion was
turned out of the Canadian National Railways Transcona Shops
at Winnipeg, where it was built.
Engine 2747 shown above was constructed entirely in the local shop*,
the work being done in addition to
*be regular output of repairs to
other engines. After the various
parts were made, the frames for
the locomotive were laid down on
March 11 and construction was
completed on April 19th, a total of
27 working days, the' first run
being made to Winnipeg on the following day.
Number 2747 is classed as a 38%
engine, is capable of main and
branch line freight handling and
has sufficient speed to run the
Transcontinental.   The weight of
the locomotive and tender complete
is 193 tons. After trial runs, it will
be'used on main line time freight
trains on the Alberta district of
the Canadian National, where the
best use can be made of this class
of locomotive and where the fuel
saving devices with which it it
equipped will give the most economical results. Number 2748, which
is now in course of construction at
Transcona, will be ready for service ?*-Alberta in May.
NEW OIL-ELECTRIC CAR ON CANADIAN NATIONAL
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ARRIVAL in Western Canada of
the new Canadian National
Railway! oil-electric car on an endurance run from Montreal to
Vancouver under Its own power,
and its subsequent return to Edmonton where it was placed in
service on the Edmonton-Vermilion
run, replacing a mixed train service, has crested much interest
among railway men and the travelling public generally.     The new
car, shown above, carries approximately 60 passengers, in addition
to baggage and express, and made
a record run to Vancouver. Other
cars of similar type, and also of an
articulated type, carrying 120 passengers, have been placed in service in Eastern Canada, where
they are giving excellent service
at reduced operating cost More
ears ue now being built and others
are to be sent to the west for
branch-line service. The cu operates on electricity, generated by
a fuel oil engine of airplane type,
and the working out of tills method
of traction by Canadian National
engineers gives promise of great
reduction in fuel and operating
costs. Each of these ears it capable of handling a trailer
neeessuy.
FRANK D. RICE
B. C. LAND SURVEYOR
Surveys of Mineral Olaims, Subdivisions, Underground  Surveys,
Etc.
ALICE ARM, B. C.
Worthy of your Support
THE
Anyox Community League
Reading Room and Library
A wide range of Newspapers,
Magazines and Periodicals on
file.   New books regularly
received.
Join Up!
Make  the League better
through your influence
Advertise in the Herald
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Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines. Toilet Articles, Etc.  [
W. M. CummingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Pspers
Post Office Building, Alice Ann
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KITSAULT CAFE
ALICE ARM
Meals Served at All Hours
BREAD   AND   PASTRY   ALWAYS   FOR   SALE
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday.    November   12 1927
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ANYOX NOTES
Chas. King arrived back on
Monday from holidays spent in the
south.
W. P. Manuelfyas a passenger
to Prinoe Rupert on Thursday.
T, J. Shenton mine inspector,
left on Thursday for Prince Rupert.
Comfortable Room for rent.
Furnished, $10.00 per month.
Apply Box 114, Anyox.
Ed. C. Purchase left on Monday
for Vanoouver.
Get your next suit of clothes from
someone who knows how to make
them fit.    A. Galy.
Miss E. Hedin was a passenger
to Vanoouver on Thursday.
Miss M. Russ arrived in town
on Thursday from Prince Rupert.
There is not any argument about
El Doro cigars.   They are the best.
Miss A, Brooks was a passenger
to Prince Rupert on Thursday.
Geo. Julian arrived from Prince
Rupert on Wednesday.
B. Alterio was an arrival on
Wednesday from Prince Rupert.
A. Richmond arrived on Wednesday's boat from Prince Rupert.
D. P. Davidson arrived on Wednesday from Prinoe Rupert.
Mr. Stan. Ballard has secured the
tailoring business of Mr. Nels Bloom
at the Mine. He is representing
the famous "House of Hobberlin,"
both at the Mine Tailor Shop and
down at the Anyox Tailor Shop.
You are cordially invited to inspect
their large range of samples.
ALICE ARM NOTES
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Our Christmas Card sample book
is being handled in Anyox by Albert
Hanson. Those who have already
received their cards are extremely
pleased with the excellence of the
cards and printing. We can fill an
order within a day or two after it is
received. In placing your Christmas Card order why not give it to
some one living in the district.
MAN   WANTED
Man   Wanted    on   the    farm.
Eight hour man.    Five  dollar a
day man.     Slave to booze   and
gambling please do not apply.    J
Sauer, Alice Arm, B. C.
Earn $25 weekly at home addressing envelopes. No canvassing,
Everything furnished. Spare or
full time. Particulars for stamp.
Mailing Service, Box 9, Sydney,
Nova Scotia."
H.  M. SELFE
REGISTERED  OPTOMETRIST
ANYOX
Office:   Opposite Liquor Store
WARNING TO USERS OF RADIO
All Radio Receiving Sets
MUST be Licensed
Penalty on summary conviction is a fine not exceeding $50.00
license Fee $1.00 Per Annum
Licenses, valid to 31st. March, 1928, may be obtained from:
Staff Post Offices, Radio Dealers, Radio Inspectors, or from
Radio Branch, Department of Marine and Fisheries, Ottawa.
A. JOHNSTON, Deputy Minuter of Marine and Fisheries
HOME BUILDERS, ATTENTION
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
S.  DUMAS
Agent for the Alice Arm Mining & Development Co
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ALICE ARM MEAT Co
W. A. WILSON, Manager
WHOLESALE  AND  RETAIL
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
G. W. Bruggy spent a few days
in Stewart during the week on
business.
M. R. Bernischke left on Monday for Stewart, where he will
spend the winter.
J. Wells, who is supervising the
big wing dam at Stewart, spent
the weed-eud in town, returning on
Monday.
Mrs. S. Smith left on Monday
for Vancouver, where she plans to
spend the coming winter.
Mrs. J. Thomas, accompanied by
her sister. Miss A. Ilich, were
southbound passengers to Vancouver on Monday,
S. Dumas, left on Monday for
the Peace River country, where
his mother and several members
of the family are already looated.
S. Briggs left on Monday on a
visit to his uncle in South Vancouver.
Rowland King, who has been in
charge of mining operations at the
Keystone mine during the past
summer, left on Monday for
Seattle.
Mrs. O. Gray, who has spent the
summer here, was a passenger to
Seattle on Monday,
Oscar Benson, who has been employed as the Keystone mine, left
on Monday for the south.
Louis Reynolds, who has spent
the past few months at Stewart,
returned home on Thursday. He
has lately suffered from an attack
of bronchitis.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank D. Rice,
who has spent the summer here,
left on Wednesday for the south,
where they will spend the winter.
Hand Laundry Work done at
reasonable prices.—Miss B. Crawford, near Meat Market.
I will butcher some hogs on
Tuesday next November 15th.
Sell for 20 cents a pound. See me
or leave order at any store. J.
Sauer.
The Ladies Aid of the United
Church will hold a Bean Supper on
Friday November 25th. 5.30 p.m.
to 7.30 p.m. at the Church Hall.
Fifty cents a thousand of the kind
mother used to make.
Success does not turn a man's
head if he has a stiff neck.
Anyox Community
League
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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PIONEER
HOTEL
Alice Arm
Comfortable Roomi for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
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ANYOX
COMMUNITY
LEAGUE
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Fridays
POOL, BILLIARDS, SMOKES, Etc
Help the Organization
that Serves You
For Results Advertise in the
Herald
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MEN'S
DEPARTMENT
GET YOUR CHRISTMAS PARCEL READY NOW FOR SENDING OVERSEAS
A new range of Neokwear, Italian Silks and Mugadores, nicely boxed $1.50 and $2.00
English Broadcloth Shirts of very finest quality $4.50
Suede and Kid Silk Lined Gloves $3.00
Fine Wool Gloves $100 and $1.50
Morocco Finish Leather Handkerohief, Collar and Necktie Cases, Silk Scarves
and Wool scarves.   We assure the early Christmas shopper a good variety
of appropriate gifts.
DRY GOODS
RAYON UNDERWEAR
Ladies' Vests in Peach, Mauve and
Maize at 95c. each.
Ladies' Bloomers to match Vests of
same color $1.35 each
All sizes, Small, Medium and Large
DRUG DEPT.
MELBA FLEURS COLD CREME 75o
A delightful cream for cleansing and
massage is Melba Greaseless Vanishing
Cream 50c. Melba Fleurs Face Powder $1.00. Melba Bouquet Face Powder
50o. These two powders, one heavy
and one light, are well dinging, nicely
perfumed and do not clog the pores.
HARDWARE DEPT.
Our line of Community Ware iu the Adam Pattern is now complete at Standard Price.   Popular Prioed New Samples of E. P. and S. Silverware are
arriving each boat.
GRANBY   STORES
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