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A little paper
with all the
news and a big
VOL. 10,   NO.   20
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
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$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to \
all other points
Alice Abm, B. C, Saturday, November 4J$r 1930
5 cents each.
Tennis Cups Presented
To Champions At
The Anyox Community League
Tennis Club held their annual
dance in the Gymnasium on Friday, October 24th, and it was a
splended success in every way.
A large number   were  present
and   the   Merrymakers Orchestra]
rendered   tlieir  usual   high  class
musio, and everyone enjoyed the
affair from start to finish.
During the supper the present'
ation of championship cups to this
year's winnors were made. Miss
M. Leighton received the cup for
the Ladies' Singles Championship
of Anyox. Mrs. J. Smith was the
winner of the Ladies' Ladder oup,
and Mr. George Lee in a short
address offered the apologies of the
Tennis Club for not being able to
present her with this oup. Mr.
Lee pointing out that through a
regretable error the order for the
cup had not been sent out in time
for it to arrive to be able to be
presented at the dance.
Mr. Ross Oatman received both
the Men's Cups, having won both
the Men's Singles Championship
as well as the Men's Ladder series.
The cup for the latter was presented by. the Sun Life Assurance
Co. of Canada.
Miss Pat O'Neill was presented
with the oup representing the
Ladies' Championship of the Beach
Tennis Club.
Mr. Blondy Dodd received the
cup for the Men's Singles Championship of the Beach Tennis Club.
Mr. Frank Dresser, President of
the   Beaoh   Tennis Club, gave a
,i brief address in which he thanked
the officials of the Anyox Tennis
Club for the privilege extended to
them in being permitted to make
the presentation of their cups at
the Dance of the Anyox Tennis
Club. He also pointed out that
the Beaoh Club is getting stronger
each year, and it will not be long
until the Anyox Club will have to
look seriously to their laurels if
they wish to retain the Champion
ships of Anyox in their club.
After all the presentations were
made, the drawing of the luoky
numbers took place with Mrs. R.
J. A. Manning and Miss T. Gordon
winning the prizes.
There was also a number of
novelty prizes donated during the
Mr. Wm. Rudland won the prize
in the Tag dance. I
Dolly Varden Mines Co. Will
Hold Meeting
A general meeting of the Dolly
Varden Properties Ltd., owning
the Dolly Varden and Wolf mines,
is called for November Sth. in Vancouver to receive a report from the
directors and deal with the affairs of
the company.
The meeting is being called for
the purpose of discussing the advisability of disposing of equipment
and machinery, owing to lack of
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L. O'Connor arrived from Anyox
on Tuesday and spent several days
with Mrs. O'Connor and family
during the week.
J. McCallum aud Norman Mo
Leod arrived from Any ox on Tuesday and returned the following
Mr. and nfrs. W. Craig left on
Monday for Piince Rupert.
EL F. Kergin, M.'L. A., left on
Wednesday, on a visit to southern
Jens Larson returned on Monday from Stillwater, where he has
spent the summer contracting in
connection with the driving of the
big tunnel for the hydro-electric
plant that is in the course of construction there. Stillwater is in
the vicinity of Powell River-
Rev. W. B. Jennings arrived at
Alice Arm on Saturday on board
the Anglican Church launch,
Northern Cross. He held a Divine
Service on Sunday evening, and
Sunday School in the morning.
Mrs. Jennings accompanied him.
In order that Church Service
and Sunday School- can be held
throughout the winter, Mr. and
Mrs. Jennings will reside at Alice
Arm during the winter months.
They will reside in Mr. J. Peacock's
residence on Victoria Street.
Alice   Arm   Receives
Donation For Relief
In the elimination dance Miss
Brownlee Flye and Mr. Freddie
Gordon were the winners.
In the Lucky Tennis ball dance,
Miss Kathleen Eve was the winner.
The Committee who were in
charge of the arrangements are to
be complimented on the fine way
in which they put the dance over.
Everything went along like
clock-work without a hitoh any-
In order to take care of the unemployment problem during the
coming winter, so that no one will
suffer severe hardship the sum of
$15,000 has been appropriated by
the Provincial Government for the
Atlin riding, states J- A. Anderson, district road superintendent,
who was a visitor to Alice Arm
last week-end.
Of this sum between $4,000 and
$5,000 will be spent in the Alice
Arm distriot, and the balance at
Stewart and Telegraph Creek.
The work to be undertaken in
connection with the appropriation
is the strengthening and extending
of the wing dam above the town,
and work has already commenced
with a small crew.
From nine to ten men will be
employed. Married men with
families, will be employed continuously, while others will work
every two weeks.
The wing dam, which protects
the town of Alice Arm from the
flood waters of the Kitsault River
is in urgent need of repairs, and
it is very satisfying to learn that
this work will be accomplished.
Each year the main stream swings
more towards the west part of the
dam, and at present the main
current strikes the dam with full
The policy of the Provincial
Government when making appro,
priations in connection with relief
work was that necessary work
would be accomplished, and this
policy is being carried out.
Mrs. L. H. Wenerstrom and
S. Peters Golf Champions
The golf course was the point
of interest to all golf enthusiasts
on Sunday, when the finals for
both the Ladies' and Men's tournaments were played.
Sid Peters and C. O. Fricker
were the finalists in the mens
tournament. Both are extremely
expert players, and great interest
was evidenced in the outoome. Sid
Peters, however, emerged victorious
with the soore of 8 up and 7 to go
over 36 holes. Sid deserved his
win. His consistent high scores
throughout the season and his fine
performances ou Sunday places
him as the unquestionable local
In the ladies' final, Mrs. L. H.
Wenerstrom and Mrs. J. L. Stewart were the rivals for champion
ship honors. It was a olosely con
tested game, Mrs. Wenerstrom
emerging victorious by the margin
of 2 up and 1 to go.
Veterans Will Hold Armistice]
Day Dance
On Monday, November 10th the
Anyox Branch of the Canadian
Legion, B.E.S.L. will hold their
annual Armistice Day duno?. This
is one of the outstanding dances of
the season, and you are assured
that the veterans will spare no
effort in making it possible to
celebrate this memorable occasion!
as happily as possible.
Advertise in the Herald
Further Reduction in Granby
Co's Profits
New York—Granby Consolidated Mining Co., recently reported
September quarter profit of $172,-
017 before depreoiatiou, depletion
and federal taxes, against $418,099
in the preceding quarter, and $1,-
071,808 in the third quarter last
Toric Mines Co. Will Hold
Annual Meeting
Toric Mines Co Ltd. will hold its
annual general meeting of shareholders at Room 225 Pacific Building 774 Hastings Street West,
Vancouver, November 4, at 2.30
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W. F. Eve and Chris Cane, returned on Wednesday from a visit
to northern interior points.
J. A. Anderson arrived home on
Wednesday last week from
business trip to Queen Charlotte
Among the southbound passengers on Wednesday's boat were
H. Thompson, and W. Home, and
Wm. Hindemarsh.
Frank Hill returned to Anyox
on Wednesday evening after spending a short holiday in Vancouver.
W Soaunell of the Burrough's
Adding Machine Co, arrived on
Wednesday's boat and left again
on Monday.
Mrs. W. B. Maxwell and son
returned to Anyox on Wednesday
evening after summer holidays
spent in the south.
Mrs. Allen of Prince Rupert
arrived in Anyox on Monday, and
left again on Wednesday morning.
W. Taaffe arrived in Anyox on
Monday morning.
Mrs. J. Wynne and son returned
home on Monday after a three
mouth's visit to England and
Celts, Smelter and Blossoms Win in Monday's
Game *
On Monday evening, the Anyox
basbetball teams played the second
games in their respective leagues.
Three good games were played.
The Celts were the only team to
repeat their win of the first night,
although they played a more ragged game than in their first encounter. However, in spite of tlieir
many mistakes th6y filially nosed
out the Micos by a score of 18 to
15. It was a ding-dong battle
from the start. The lead swinging
from one team to the other and
was an exciting game throughout.
For the winners, McDonald with
6 and Hill with 7 points were the
heavy scorers. For the Micos
Dodd and Dwyer begged 6 points
Micos: Dodd-6, Cloke, F. Anderson-3, Dwyer-6, O'Neill, Deeth,
G. Anderson.    Total IS.
Celts: J. Davis, T. Calderoni-5,
Hill-7, McDonald-6, Dodsworth,
Patrick, McRostie.    Total 18.
In the Senior B game the Smelter took sweet revenge from the
Orphans, who looked just that iu
this game. The Smelter improved
greatly over their first appearance,
and were in good trim for their
win, but the score of 21 to 4 does
not indicate the hard battle put up
by the Orphans who had some very
hard luck in their shooting. The
chief trouble with the Orphans was
their lack of effective combination.
In Ellison, Pinckney, and Ion,
the Smelter have a forward line
that will show some real skill
before the season is far advanced.
Smelter: Ellison-9, Ion-4, Pinck-
ney-8,' Kirby, Taylor, Archer.
Total 21.
Orphans: Horner-2, Ridley, Elliott, Field-2, Karen.
In the Intermediate league the
Blossoms trimmed the Buds in fine
style to even up the score at one
pame each. For the Buds, H.
Dresser, Freddie Gordon, and Bud
Gillies were the outstanding players. For the Blossoms, Calderoni
and A. Dodsworth were the pick
of the team. The final score was
16-3 for the Blossoms.
Buds: J. Dodsworth-1, D. O'Neill, H. Dresser-2, B. Gillies, F.
Gordon, D. McDonald.   Total 3.
Blossoms: T. Scott, W. Dunn,
A. Dodsworth-6, F. Calderoni-7,
A. Deeth-3.   Total 16.
Enthusiasm Prevails At
Basketball Opening
The officials of the Basketball
League were highly satisfied with
the result of their opening games
on the night of Friday, October
Continued on Page 4 '1    1
ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX  HERALD.  Saturday, November 1, 1930
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
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Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices for Crown Grants - - $15.00
Land Notices - - - - $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Bates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
The B. C. Products Bureau of
the Vancouver Board of Trade,
are conducting an advertising campaign throughout the province,
showing the advantages attained
by buying, whenever possible,
goods produced in British Columbia. The Federal Government is
also contemplating a similar campaign advising everyone to purchase Canadian made goods in
preference to foreign. When
making purchases of any kind we
should endeavor to remember that
when we buy a foreign made
article that the money we spend
leaves the country. It goes to
some foreign land, giving employment to foreign labor, thus creating
unemployment at home. To many
of us bewail the hard times with
its resultant armies of unemployed,
but fail to demand Canadian made
goods in preference to foreign.
Let us keep our money in the province if possible by buying B. C.
products, and failing that buy Canadian made goods.
For the first time in history, relief work for the unemployed is
being distributed throughout the
entire province. Every small town
where an unemployment problem
exists has been given assistance by
the Provincial Government. In
former limes relief work was only
obtainable in the big cities and
those in small towns were forced
to practically starve or incur debts
that swallowed up the next summer's earnings. The Provincial
Government is making an earnest
effort to alleviate any suffering this
winter by providing employment.
It is fully alive to its responsibilities,
as is also the Federal Government,
and their quick action to meet any
emergency will be appreciated by
many before the coming winter is
passed out.
Canada Increasing Gold
Ottawa, October 25; (Special to
the Herald) North America is,
next to Africa, the chief gold-producing continent, usually contributing about one-quarter of the
world's annual gold output. Within, the past decade North American
production has rather more than
held its own, but this showing has
been due entirely to the fact that
Canada's rising output has been
sufficient to offset the decline in
the United States and Mexico.
Ten years ago the gold output of
the United States was three times
as great as that of the Dominion.
Do You Know That:
That advertising has the power
of suggestion, which creates a
desire to possess.
Continuous advertising is the
most effective kind.
Continuous advertising causes
readers to form a friendly feeling
towards the concerns advertising
and makes customers and prospective customers realize that only the
best in quality is continuously
Persistency in advertising is unquestionably the greatest force in
the building of business. It increases turnover and breaks down
sales resistance.
Truthful advertising of quality
means satisfied customers. It is
building better business everywhere
for those who use its aid.
Advertising is the magnet that
attracts the attention of all. It
reminds the people of everything
they need.
Business concerns who handle
well advertised lines and back them
up with local advertising are the
ones who profit most.
Only the concerns who are continuous advertisers can successfully
survive competition.
Business men who do not believe
in advertising are just sleeping,
while local competitors, neighboring
cities, door to door peddlers and
mail order houses are getting the
business they should get.
Canadian Mining Institute to Hold Meeting
Problems and future possibilities
of the base metal industries of
of British Columbia and the Dom
inion will be discussed at the joint
meeting of the B.C. Division of the
Canadian Institute of Mining and
Metallurgy and the Mining Assoc
iation of British Columbia in Vancouver, November 19 to 21. R. C.
Rowe, editor of the Canadian Mining Journal will introduce the
discussion on the base metal industries; aud George C. Bateman
secretary of the Ontario Mining
Association is expected to speak
on the same subject.
Special attention will be given
at the meeting of mining men to
the silver situation. This subject
will be introduced by Professor W.
A. Caruthers of the University of
British Columbia. , Other economic
problems which will be aired include stocks and prices of metals;
marketing conditions and production in relation to consumption
The meeting will be open to the
Premiers Bennett of Canada,
Forbes of New Zealand and Sir
Ritchard Squires of Newfoundland
have been appointed to the Privy
Council and will henceforth bear
the title of "Right Honorable'
which goes with the appointment.
Subscribe to the Herald
Hon. C. A. Dunning, Will
Manage Hotel
Hon. C. A Dunning, former federal minister of finance, has accepted the position of vice-president
and general manager of "Lucerne
in Quebec," a new all-year pleasure
resort hotel on the Ottawa River,
according to" announcement made
by E. W. Beatty, K.C., president
of the organization.
The death took place at Ronton,
Wash., of Frank P. "Pap" Stewart,
who founded the town of Stewart.
Portland Canal district, B. C.
Consumption ot gasoline In Canada Increased 643 per cent, from
1920 to 1929 and In the same period the use of fuel and gas oils
advanced 138 per cent. The wider
use of motor cars, farm tractors
and other agricultural machinery
is given as the reason for the
great increase in the use of gasoline and the growing popularity in
the use of oil for heating purposes
accounts for the advance in the
consumption of fuel and gas oils.
An impressive march past of
over 9,000 sockeye salmon was
seen this summer at Stamp River
Falls, B.C. The fish took from
June 11 to July 20 to pass the
falls by aid of the fishway constructed by the Canadian Government Department of Fisheries. A
count of the fish was made at the
falls during ten hours of «iach day
in the six week period. As compared with the previous ye^r there
was a larg3 increase, 9,061 against
Five per cent seems a pitifully
small return on your money until
you've tried to get ten per cent and
lost your principal.
Bert Shelton, Deceased
all persons having claims against the
Estate of Bert Shelton, late of Anyox,
in the Province of British Columbia,
deceased, who died on or about the
26th. day of August, 1930, are required on or before the Hrst day of December, 1930, to deliver or send by
prepaid letter, full particulars of their
claims, duly verified, to The Toronto
General Trusts Corporation, the executor of the Estate of the said late
Bert Shelton, at its office, corner of
Pender and Seymour Streets, Vancouver. British Columbia, AND TAKE
NOTICE thatafter the last mentioned
date the executor will proceed to
distribute the assets of the estate
among the persons entitled thereto,
having regard only to the claims of
which they then have had notice.
DATED at Vancouver, B. 0, this
20th. day of October, 1930.
Executor of the Estate of Bert Shelton, Deceased.
Solicitors for   the   estate   of   Bert
Shelton, Deceased.
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
The oldest Financial Oflice in Northern B. C.
Advertise in the Herald
Life Assurance is
the Best Investment
A MAN can create an estate for
himself of $1,000, $2,500,
$5,000, $10,000, or more—all
dependent upon his position,
income and prospects. Through
Sun Life assurance he can be
sure of reaching this objective
within a specified time, with
safety and without loss or impairment of principal.
If death should intervene, Life
Assurance will do what no other
investment can guarantee—it will
make the full intended principal
available at once for his family
and will carry through the programme that he had planned for
The Sun Life of Canada has a
policv to cover every need.
See one of its Representatives.
S. J. Jabour, Northern B. C. Representative
Jas. L. Stewart, Anyox, B. C.
We carry at all times a Full Line of First Class
Groceries;   also Heavy and  Shelf Hardware.
Clothes,   Boots,   Shoes   and   Rubbers   of   all
descriptions.   A large stock to choose from
Anyox Community
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at 7 p.m.
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Hones
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
Business Lots from $200 to
Residential Lots from $50
to $300
Agent for Alice Arm Mining
and Development Co.
EN JOY the luxury and
comfort of Canadian
National whenever you
travel east or south.
Modern equipment . . •
personal service.
S.S. Prince Rupert or
Prince George salU from
Anyox for Prince Rupert
and Vancouver via Stewart, Wednesdays, 12.00
Weekly sailings from
Prince Rupert for North
and Smith Queen Charlotte  Inlands.
Passenger trulns leuvc
Prince Rupert for Edmonton, Winnipeg and
pointa East every Monday, Wednesday und Saturday at 11.30 a.m.
Diormation  Irom
ii. f. MoNaughton
Dint PuMnge! Agt
Prince Kopert, ll.C
W-WOi £fl>
ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX  HERALD.   Saturday, November 1, 1930
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"The reason why Interference by
the government In business, or
worse, the active engagement by
tbe government tn business, is
harmful, is because It is not accompanied by efficiency, and inevitably, means waste and Increased taxation," was one of the outstanding statements made by E. W.
Beatty, chairman and president of
the Canadian Pacific Railway, in
an address at the annual dinner of
the Canadian Chambers of Commerce held at Toronto recently. It
was, he thought, a dangerous tendency and one that should becom-
batted by Canadian and American
business men. i
There are at present ln
the Province of Quebec 33,040
miles of rural roads, of which
6,316 miles are first-class roads,
8,878 miles second-class and 18,-
846 third-class. Over 13,500 miles
of roads in the province or about
41 per cent, are permanently Improved und surfaced with either
concrete, macadam or gravel.
Thoroughly representative of
Canadian business across the
breadth of ^ho Dominion from
Montreal to ^Vancouver, members
of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce left the latter city October
16 on the Empress of Russia for
the Chamber's official tour of Japan and China. The party includes financiers, editors, manufacturers, professional and business men of national reputation. It
Is the most important delegation
ever to leave Canada for the Par
Sir Benjamin Robertson, member of the Council for India, wfco
has just completed to seven-week
tour of Canada (rom Atlantic to
Pacific, said he had been greatly
impressed both by the people and
the possibilities for economic development of the Dominion. He
was much gratified to find throughout Canada a feeling of loyalty to
the Empire which "one recognises
almost instinctively." sir Benjamin, who came to Montreal on the
Metagama, August 23, left Saint
John for New York to return to
England October 9.
Since the new steamer Princess
IToIenn was put Into service on tbe
Bay ot '• Fundy route August 27
lust, tt--'.- .ias been an Increase of
slightly more than 26 per cent in
'.he seneral traffic on the route
between Saint John and Digby, reports issued recently by the Canadian Pacific Railway reveal.
"Lack-a-day Liz," enigmatical
young person whose character is
c.hockfull of surprises, made her
first rndlo appearance on a recent
Monday evening in the programme
from "Molody Mike's Music Shop,"
ndw Canadian Pacific Railway radio feature. This programme is
broadcast over the C.P.R.'s transcontinental network of Canadian
stations linked together by the
broadcast transmission system of
tbe railway, including ten stations
!n western Canada. Many tuneful
songs and choruses, including old-
time favorites and popular song
hits, are Incorporated in the programme from Melody Mike's music emporium.
Advertise in the Herald
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Candies, Stationery, Proprietary
Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. ClimmingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
Men's Underwear
We have a large stock of Men's Underwear in all weights,
light and heavy, both combination and 2-piece suits.
Combinations from $1.25 to $5.00. Two-piece
suits from $1.00 to $2.50 per
LEW LUN  & Co.
General Merchants, Anyox
West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
Picture Show for 25c.
Commencing with the advent of the Talkies, which
date is August 30th., members of the Anyox Community League, will be allowed admission to one picture
show each month, on the presentation of their membership card, showing dues paid to date, for the price of
25c.   This arrangement to be in lieu of past free show.
1. Library 3. Organized Sports
2. Reading Rooms     4. Excursions
To keep these going we need your membership and your patronage
Championship Fish from Ontario Waters
Results are out for the three major fishing competitions held in Ontario each year at French Elver,
Nipigon River and Devil's Gap Bungalow Camps, all
three contests being sponsored and trophies awarded
by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company.
They were: a 49 H inch muskalunge taken from the
French River by F. R. Spotts, of Houston, Texas,
weight, 35 pounds, seven ounces, girth, 25 inches. It
took nearly three-quarters of an hour to land this
beauty. A six pound speckled brook trout from the
Nipigon River caught by Edward Pohlman, of East
St. Louis, 111., 2214 inches long and 14 inches in girth.
A black bass from the Devil's Gap Bungalow Camp,
Lake of the Woods, four pounds, 1H ounces in weight,
just over 21 inches long and K% inches in girth. It fell
to the rod of J. C. Jones, of St. Louis, Mo. Each winner
was awarded a framed certificate signed by the judges
of the contest and were also given gold lapel buttons.
Fishing was exceptionally good this year in these
sections and the winners were up against the stiffest
kind of competition. •
Lay-out shows, centre top, J. C. Jones, winner of
Devil's gap contest; left, top, Lake of the Woods Black
Bass specimen; right top, Nipigon River speckled trout
specimen; lower centre, record head of muskalunge
taken at Devil's Gap.
ivewhadowed by the tons of gteel making up the
monster that has succeeded it, "Curly," as the
engine is still affectionately known among veteran
railwaymen, standi alongside a modern Canadian
Pacific locomotive and measures only as long as the
latter's cab and tender. Nevertheless, "Curly", tiny,
lofty-funnelled wood-burner of pioneer days, can
claim a record seldom approached anywhere in the
world for long life, usefulness and endurance.
"Curly" was brought to British Columbia in 1871
and W. H. (Bill) Evans (inset), engineer of the
first Canadian Pacific passenger train to reach Port
Moody in 1886, says it was built in a San Francisco
machine shop and later aided Count de Lesseps in
the Panama Canal region, not to mention construction
work in Peru. Sixty years of arduous work left
their mark on "Curly", but now the engine after a
thorough refitting at the Canadian Pacific Vancouver
shops, is to be exhibited at the Vancouver Exhibition
in August, as a museum piece of the early days.
Bill Evans was called out of retirement for purposes of this picture and gladly donned the old overalls again to show himself once more in haraMa
alongside "Curiey". >
Our Job Printing Department Can Handle
Any Class of Work ALICE  ABM  AND  ANYOX  HERALD.   Saturday, November 1, 1930
Enthusiasm Prevails At
Basketball Opening
Continued from page 1
A large crowd was on hand for
an event of this kind, and four
games were played, one in each of
the four leagues in operation this
The teams naturally were not
quite up to scratch in form, but
it will be only a matter of time and
practice before some real hot basketball will be dished up to the
fans, and it is hoped that they
will continue to turn out the same
good numbers throughout the
season as they did on the opening
The flrst game brought together
the Buds and the Blossoms of the
intermediate league. The Buds
finally emerged victorious with the
score of 8 to 2 in their favor.
However, although the Buds deserved to win the score does not
indicate the closeness of the play,
as the Blossoms had some very
tough luck with their shooting at
times. One of the features of this
game was the good all-round display of basketball by the midgets
of their respective teams, these
were Dresser for the Buds, and
Scott for the Blossoms. These
boys should be real stars before
many moons pass over their heads.
Bud Gillies and Freddy Gordon
were the big noises for their team,
each collecting half of their team's
score. Calderoni got the only bas
ket for the Blossoms.
Blossoms: Scott, Deeth, A. Dodsworth, Garvey, Calderoni 2, Dunn.
Total 2.
Buds: J. Dodsworth, A. Dresser,
Gillies 4. Gordon 4, McDonald.—
Total 8.
The Orphans and the Smelter
teams put on a very spirited battle,
although it was quite a revelation
to some of the fans as to what could
be done under the name of basketball. However, for all their lack
of experience, these teams appear
to be very eveuly matched, and
with a little proper coaching and
practice they should put on some
real games before the season is
Orphans: Field-2, Elliott-4, Hor-
ner-2, McColl-2, Ridley, Karen.
Total 10.
Smelter: Walters, Pinckney,
Ion-1, Dixon-2, Ellison-4, Archer.
Total 7.
The Ladies' Senior A game was
somewhat disappointing, as it was
seen that the Pats had it over the
High School girls like a circus
tent, right from the start. The
big trouble with the High School
team being that they apparently
have too many players, and it was
not until the game was lost that
they managed to work out their
strongest combination.
Pats: H. Calderoni-5, Mrs. Carrick, M. McRostie-7, J. McDonald-
7, K. Eve-2, T. Gordon.   Total 21.
High School: P. Loudon, L.
Dresser-2, M. Dresser-2, M. Cloke-
2, A. McDonald, G. Peters-5, N.
Dunn, M. Barclay.   Total 11.
In the Men's Senior A game, the
Celts showed  the benefit of their
year's playing together, to   com
pletely outclass   their less experi
Yukon Shipping Much
Silver Ore
Ottawa—Despite heavy trans
portation costs, silver ore and concentrates to the extent of approximately 10,000 tons has been shipped out of the Yukon during the
present summer according to
George I. McLean, gold commissioner to the Yukon, who has returned to Ottawa after a two and
a half year sojourn in the north
country. So great is the shipping
cost that silver ore of less value
than $100 per ton cannot be sent
out and it is this lower value ore
from which concentrates are made
The silver production in the Yukon, Mr. MacLean declared, was
practically five times as great as
the gold production, which amounted to loss than one million dollars
per year. Silver production reaches
about $4,000,000 yer year.
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
Reputation is a reward for what
was done yesterday. It must be
earned anew each day.
"Slip on the first thing you see
and hurry downstairs," says an
hotel fire warning. If the first
thing is the top stair, the rest will
follow automatically.
enced opponents, the Sheiks. The
Celts put on the only real exhibition of basketball during the evening, showing fine combination and
a good understanding of basketball tactics. When these boys put
on a little more weight, and gain
some experience with outside teams
they should be able to make a good
showing in any company.
The Sheiks showed lack of practice and coaching, and were continually being checked up for steps
and other technical fouls.
Celts: Davis, Calderoni-10, Mc-
Donald-8, Hill-7, Dodsworth,
Steel-8, Patrick.    Total 33.
Sheiks: Gillies-10, Barclay-2,
Lindgren-6, Dresser-7, Kent. Total
Office:   Opposite Liquor Store
(Form F)
Certificate of Improvements
"Sub-Collector" Mineral Claim, situate in the Naas River Mining Division of Cassiar District.
Where located: On the North-east
Fork of the Kitsault River.
TAKE NOTICE that we, K. Okubo,
Free Miner's Certificate No. 45408-D,
D. P. Farquhar, Free Miner's Certificate No. 46409-D; Alexander Player,
Free Miner's Certificate No. 40019;
Joseph Newton McPhee, Free Miner's
Certificate No. 35899-D, and Miles
Donald, agent, Free Miner's Certificate No. 62186C, intend sixty
days from the date hereof to
apply to the Mining Recorder for a
Certificate of Improvements, for the
purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant
of the above claim.
And further take notice thataction,
under section 85, must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 27th. day of October,
A. D., 1030.
Bread, Cakes, Pastry,
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Heavy Teams
No Contraot too Large or
too Small
British Columbia
Department of Mines
Every ton of British Columbia coal used means employment for local miners and mine workers.
It means the maintenance of more homes in the Province.
It means the continued local circulation of funds which
otherwise would leave the Province.
It means, if every B. C. user of coal will use looal coal,
that the Vancouver Island, Nicola-Princeton, and Crow's
Nest Pass coal fields, whose coal workers have been struggling on half time or less for months, again will be favored
with prosperous conditions.
For these reasons British Columbians should oonsider
carefully the source of the coal which fills their bins this
Annual Reports, Bulletins, etc. may be
obtained free of charge, on application to
For Results, Advertise in the
- Shoe Department -
Bad weather days hold no terrors for the stylish woman who knows the
sure protection of Smart Overshoes. Made in Colors to harmonize with any
street costume. The Convertible Cuff provides additional warmth and comfort.
Price $2.50 in snap fastener, and $3.75, $4.00 and $4.50 with lightning fastener.
Smokers! Make it a point to inspect our showing of Pipes, Pouches and Cigarette
Holders.   Vogue Pipe Lighters.   What the pipe smoker has been waiting for, $1.25.
We have a fine variety of Bridge Scores, Pads, Playing Cards and Prizes.
Try a box of Winifred's Chocolates, made in Vancouver and always fresh.   Bonbons,
2 pound box, $1.50.   Assorted Chocolates, 2 pound box $2.00.
Dry Goods Dept.
Children's Wool Gloves, 50c and 60o.
per pair.
Children's Sweaters in Navy and Scarlet, sizes, 2, 3 and 4, price $3.00.
Golf Socks, good quality wool, sizes 6,
6i 7, "I and 8, prices 55c, 65c
Infants Wool Pants, $1.15.
Infants Pullovers, $1.35 and $1.45
Infants Shawls, $3.00 and $3.90
Boys' Dept
Boys' Slickers in shades of Olive, Yellow and Blue in all sizes, price $3.25.
Slicker Hats to match, price $1.00
Heavy   weight   Maokinaw Coats,   all
sizes $5.25 and $5.50.
Three only, Maokinaw Coats, sizes 32
and 33, price to clear,
Now is the time to plant Bulbs for Christmas bloom.> We have in stook Hyacinths,
Daffodils and Tulips.    We also have Hyaointh Glasses and Bulb Fibre.


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