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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.
7
$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
VOL. 11,   NO. 39
Alice Arm, B. C, Saturday, March 26, 1932
5 cents each.
Anyox Outplayed   By
Premier Badminton
Team
The Premier quintette of Badminton players who visited Anyox along
with the Basketball team recently
proved their superiority, winning
all competitions except that of the
Ladies' Doubles. The visit of the
Premier players aroused keen enthusiasm, and a large crowd greeted the smartly attired visitors as
they stepped on the floor.
The results were as follows, the
Premier names being given first in
each case:
Ladies' Doubles: Mrs. Drysdale,
and  Mrs. Manning, 3-18-13;  Mrs.
Fricker and Mrs.     Smith,   15-13
18.
Mixed Doubles:  Mrs. Drysdale,
land F. McPherson, 12-15-17;  Mrs.
| Fricker, and S.  Peters, 15-13-16.
Mrs.   Manning,  and S. Embleton,
liO-18-17;   Mrs.  Smith,  and W. G.
[Johnstone, 15-13-14.
Men's Doubles: N. Langford, and
IF. McPherson, 15-4-15; T. Cloke,
land S. Peters 5-15-4. F. McPher-
lLd  S.   Embleton  15-15;     W. G.
Jjohnstqne, and S- Peters.5-8., _	
I    Men's   Singles:    N.  Langford,
|l-15-15; T. Cloke, 15-8-11.
Preceding   the   tournament the
.'Anyox Badminton Club entertained
Ithe visitors at a banquet held in the
S Gymnasium. • Forty-seven persons
i sat down to a most enjoyable repast
On behalf of the Badminton Club
Mr. R. Deeth, in a few well-chosen
words,  welcomed Premier players.
Mr.    N.   Langford expressed the
great   pleasure they had in thus
being afforded an opportunity of
visiting Anyox, and their appreciation of the way in which they had
been   looked   after.     He   hoped
that a team of Anyox players would
be able to visit Premier in the near
future.
Following the tournament the
visitors were entertained at the St.
Patrick's Dance in the Elks' Hall.
Anyox  Branch  Community
League Party Tonight
The first venture of the new
Council of the Anyox Community
League Mine Branch is to be a
Card Party and Dance, planned for
Saturday March 26th. Bridge as
well as whist will be played, after
which refreshments will be served,
followed by dancing. Tom Stret-
ton's Merrymakers' Orchestra will
furnish the music.
The committee in charge are
doing everything possible to make
this function a success, and there
is every indication that their object
will be achieved.
Dr. J. T. Mandy Will
Give Series of Mining
Lectures
A. D. Yorke, secretary of the
Alice Arm branch of the B. C.
Chamber of Mines has received a
letter from Dr. J. T. Mandy, resident mining engineer for the north
western district, stating that he
will arrive at .A lice Arm on Monday
morning in order to give a series of
lectures to prospectors and others
interested in mining.
The lectures will be held at T.
VV. Falconer's hall on Monday and
Tuesday March 28th., and 29th.
They will be given twice daily at
3 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Dr. Mandy is very familiar with
the geology and ore occurrences of
the district, having made an ex
haustive study of them during his
visits here, and his lectures should
prove very interesting and instructive, especially to owners of mining
properties.
Soldiers' Pensions Board
Official Visit Anyox
" Mr. E. S.-Keeling,"of Vancouver
Pension and advocate for the Dominion Government, stopped off at
Anyox on Monday last and met
representatives of the Canadian
Legion. He had time to enquire
into two or three cases concerning
soldiers' pensions, and purposes
visiting Anyox in the near future.
It was learned that there will be a
Pensions Board held- at Anyox
some time in July. Ex-service men
of the district who have matters
concerning pensions or medical
treatment to bring forward are ask'
ed to get in touch with the secretary of the Canadian Legion, who
will in turn communicate with Mr.
Keeling.
On. a recent visit to Prince Rupert ninety-five cases were handled,
and many men who had not been
receiving disability pensions were
now registered and would duly
receive same. This was chiefly
brought about through the co-operation of the Canadian Legion with
with Mr. Keeling.
Granby Co. Omits Dividend
Directors of the Granby Mining
Company, meeting in New York
last week, omitted the regular
quarterly dividend, stockholders
were advised. On December 16
last the rate was cut from 25 cents
to 12 1-2 cents.
Non-payment of dividend at this
time was reported due to the poor
condition of the copper market.
Enjoyable Card Party
and Dance Held
Alice Arm
The most successful social event
of the season was the card party
and dance given by the Junior
Sports' Club of the Alice Arm
School on Saturday evening, and
held at the Alice Arm Hotel.
Cards were played at eight tables
from 8 to shortly after 10. The
winners were: Ladies' first prize,
Mrs.' Ed. Petersen*; consolation,
Mrs. E. Moss. Mens' first prize,
Mr. G. Anderson; consolation, Mr.
H. Besner.
The posters, j advertising the
affair, which were the work of the
school children, were displayed on
the wall, and the first prize was
awarded to John' Studdy by the
audience.
Dancing followed cards, and a
very enjoyable evening was spent
dancing to the music of the Alice
Arm Orchestra, who excelled themselves in their reqdering of various
numbers, encores : were asked and
freely given.
The Junior Sports' Club netted
thfiTsuihi0.o/l,^13.i^t^jijcJh.wjl|.,b|
used for repairing the school playground and purchasing seeds for a
flower garden.
Large
Number Attend
St. Patrick's Dance
On 17th.
The ladies of the Catholic Church
are to be congratulated on the success ofthe St. Patrick's Day Dance,
which was this year held in the
Elks' Hall.
A large crowd of local dance
lovers were present, and the number
was augmented by the basketball
and    badminton    visitors     from
Premier.    Ths whole evening was
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one of keen enjoyment,
A pleasing novelty was the dancing by the three pupils of Mrs. V.
S. McRae, Miss. Barbara Lee, and
Miss Flora Cavers executing a very
dainty and graceful Spanish Dance
which charmed the audience.' Miss.
Agnes Krusick danced her way
completely into the heart of everyone when she gave the Irish
Jig, her light and dainty style
fairly bringing down the house.
After an excellent supper the company enjoyed a set of quadrilles, and
then continued the modern dances
until 2 a.m. The music supplied by
Harry Ward's orchestra was very
much enjoyed. As should be the
case at all these functions, Old
Man Depression simply did not
exist.
Premier  Won  Fourth
Game of Basketball
Series
The final clash of the series of
games between Premier and Anyox
was played on Friday, March 18th.
Premier being victors by 26 to 24
after a fast and brilliant exhibition
of basketball. It was truly a ding-
dong go, and the last quarter as
exciting a game as has ever been
witnessed in Anyox.
The Premier team was in excellent form, and every man was keen
to secure the honors of the series.
Ed. Smith was their "shooting
star," scoring five baskets. J.
Curzon, the steady reliable and
the speedy Stewart got three apiece.
S. Smith also secured one.
The Anyox boys were just as keen
and willing. Time and again they
came close to making further
scores, but luck seemed against
them for once. Dodsworth and
Sanderson were thoroughly reliable
at guard, while Steele and Calderoni shone on the forward line, the
latter securing three baskets and
the former two. Dwyer made three
.anji.McD0n.3ld.one. - On .the*aeriefi
Premier was three points ahead,
winning two games, of the four
played. The visitors returned to
Stewart by the Mogul on Friday
night, after a visit to Anyox which
had been enjoyed by all concerned.
Pulp Mill Will Be Built
At Prince Rupert
Unless something unforseen hap
pens, a pulp mill, capable of prod
ucing 200 tons of. pulp per day
will be in operation at Prinoe
Rupert within the next 18 months.
This was revealed by Mr. F. L.
Buckley at Prince Rupert last
week. The promoters of the mill
are composed of men from Minn
eapolif, St. Paul and New York
and the principals of a southern
shipping Co.
The plant will be established at
Seal Cove and will consume 700,-
000 feet of logs daily. The pay
roll will be approximately $36,000
per month. It will be several
months before construction is
commenced.
BIRTH AT ANYOX
Born to Mr. and Mrs. W. O.
Boyce, at the Anyox General Hospital, on Friday the 18th., a son.
Mr. E. Ross Oatman, of the Public Works Department at Anyox,
will succeed Mr. Hoskins, Government Agent, who left Anyox recent-
I ly for Duncan.
Anyox Golf Club Hold
Meeting and Elect
Officers
The Annual Meeting of the
Anyox Golf Club was held on the
21st. in the Recreation Hall, 56
people being present. Mr. W. R.
Lindsay occupied the chair.
The report of the secretary, Mr.
D. McLeod, covered in detail the
various phases of the year's activities. Mr. Gigot submitted the report of the Greens' Committee,
showing the various improvements
to greens, fairways, and club-houses
The report of the Match Committee
was submitted by chairman Geo.
Lee, and dealt with the large number of tournaments held during the
year and the excellent prizes offered.
On behalf of the Ladies' Cluo
Mrs. Wenerstrom, captain, and
Mrs. Fricker, secretary, submitted
reports.
The election of officers resulted as
follows: Honorary President, Chas.
Bocking; Honorary Vice-Pres., W.
R. Lindsay; President, Geo. Lee;
Vice-president, C. O. Fricker;
Secretary, Don McLeod; Captain,
H. R.-. Taylor; Vice-captain, J. L.
Stewart; Executive Committee, D.
C. Roy, W. F. Eve, J. McConnachie, H. Cathro, R. Cutler, F. Pearson. Among the general matters
discussed was that of dues for the
coming season, and also that of
proposed improvements.
The chairman of the Greens and
Match Committees will be elected
at the next Executive Meeting.
Mr. S. H. Hoskins Is
Transferred to Duncan
Mr. S. H. Hoskins, Government
Agent at Anyox, has been transferred to Duncan. V. L, as successor
to Mr. James Maitland Dougall,
who has been superannuated. Mr.
Hoskins has spent 37 years in the
service of the Government. He
commenced as a police officer on
February 11th. 1896, under Superintendent Hussy, on the islands
adjacent to that to which he now
returns. He has spent nineteen
years in the north. Working as he
has in Anyox in <*o-operation with
Constable S. Service, it is a coincidence that Mr. Hoskins swore in
Constable Service as an officer in
the Provincial Police eleven years
ago, at Smithers.
Although in Anyox only a short
time, Mr. Hoskins has made many
friends, a large number of whom
were on the dock on Wednesday
the 23rd. to bid him farewell.
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Advertise in the Herald ALICE   ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD, Saturday, March 26, 1932
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 Crown Grants - - $15.00
Land Notices ... - $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Rates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
The budget, which was presented to the Legislature last week
by Hon. J. W. Jones, minister of
finance, is proving a bitter pill to
swallow. Heavier taxes are to be
imposed, and the people of British
Columbia are now asked to pay
for the spending orgy indulged in
by the governments of the province for the past ten or fifteen
years. The credit of the province
has been stretched almost to the
breaking point. A halt has now
been called and the work of repairing the damage will commence.
Not for several years will the government be able to pose as the
benevolent old gentleman who
scattered wealth with a lavish
hand whenever requested. The
people of the province now realize
that they are the ones who eventually have to pay. The limit is
reached in regard to borrowing
money. The provincial gross
debt is $142,461,483. A stupendous sum for our small population. Last year the debt was increased by $12,187,322, but this
was due principally to the large
sum of money spent in caring for
the unemployed, and also to falling
revenues. The lavish expenditures of individuals, municipalities
and governments have ceased.
Individuals ceased reckless spending over two years ago. Municipalities last year realized the perilous position in which they were
being placed, and now the Provincial Government seems to be fully
awake to the gravity of the financial situation of the province.
Individuals have long learned to
live within their income. Mining
companies and others, through
necessity, have cut their expenditures in every conceivable way, so
that they may carry on. The
Provincial Government is also forced to follow suit or become bankrupt. It is an illusion to think that
all the Government has to do
when funds are low is to raise the
taxes. Taxes cannot be paid if
the people have not the money to
pay them. There is a limit to tax,
raising. The higher taxes are'
raised at the present time the less
money will be paid in the treasury.
The only way in which the present Government can extricate
themselves from the present financial difficulty is to adopt the
policy of the individual and live
within their income.
SUN LIFE EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS
ARTHUR B. WOOD,
formerly vice-president and chief
actuary, becomes vice-president
and managing-director.
B. A. MACNUTT,
treasurer of the Sun Life Assurance Co., has been appointed,
vice-president and treasurer.
British   Picture  Films
May Oust American
The Motion Picture public is
waking up to the fact that the
British pictures may outdistance
I |the Hollywood product both in
quality and quantity, judged by
recent showings of British pictures
this country and America.
These productions have been of the
highest quality.
The tremendous strides made by
British pictures in the past three
months are evident in British features like "The Speckled Band,"
'The Skin Game,''and ''Uneasy
Virtue."
With the next twelve months
British pictures may become Hollywood's most serious menace to the
international market. This may
sound absurd to the American
whose only idea of the English
talkies is the crude stuff that was
being shipped a year ago, but it is
known as a very real fact, judged
by present-day showings.
British producers report plans to
turn out 200 full length features in
1932. This output will be the
second largest in the world.
The British film companies are
establishing exchanges in Europ
ean countries. Hollywood's grip
on Europe ended with the silent
film. Of the 200 films to be made
in England in 1932 it is estimated
that 72 will have either French or
German versions. Hollywood's
attempt to make foreign language
versions has been a dismal failure,
due to high costs and incompetence.
Both political parties—Conservative and Liberal—are inclined to
blame the people of the Province
for the present heavy Provincial
debt. We are to blame to a
large extent for allowing the Governments of the past fifteen years
to so enormously increase the debt
without any remonstrance whatever, we should therefore be somewhat sparing in our criticism, We
condoned the policy of borrowing
when times were good. The
miserly Government who withheld funds for numerous projects
when called upon to disburse
them was not popular. We
dem' d.d government assistance
in a thousand different ways and
we got it. We now have
the pleasure of paying for it.
The present depression should
teach us a lesson.  But will it?
Col Hiam Will Join Manchu-
rian Commission
Vancouver, March 19th—Colonel
T. A. Hiam, Assistant to President
Canadian National Railways, with
headquarters at Vancouver, will
leave shortly to join the Manchur-
iau Commission of the League of
Nations now in China in an advis
o'ry capacity. Th6 following official statement was issued this
morning.
"The Manchurian Commission of
the League of Nations, headed by
Lord Lytton, which is now in
China, has invited Col. T. A. Hiam,
Assistant to the President, Canad
ian National Railways, Vancouver,
to aot as Technical Adviser for
Railway matters. The Dominion
Government, having given its
sanction, Col. Hiam has been granted leave of absence by the Railway
for this purpose."
Heavy Snows May Produce
Spring Floods
Owing to the heavy snowfall and
the great depth of ice on streams
and rivers in the interior heavy
spring freshets and summer floods
are feared by the settlers. The
bridge over the Fraser River at
Quesnel is usually 40 feet above
water. Latest reports show that
the ice is now about eight feet
from the bridge, and plans are
being considered to dynamite the
pack before the spring movement
begins.
B. C. May Compete In Egg
Pulp
The possibility of a market in
Great Britain for B,, C, eggs in the
form of frozen pulp, is pointed out
by the Hon. T. G. Coventry, Markets Representative, in a letter to
Mr. W. W. Duncan, Director of the
market Division. It is pointed
out that at present the Chinese
sell from 40,000 to 46,000 tons per
annum of this egg pulp in the
United Kingdom at about £70 per
ton, and there is no difficulty about
its preservation in cold storage.
It is used largely in baking aud
cooking, and appears to offer an
outlet for surplus eggs.
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MEN'SRUBBERS
Men's Rubbers with 16 inch leather top, Miner
brand, $7.00 Rubber Boots three-quarter length,
brown $7.25, black $(j.50. Low Rubbers, 7 inch
top, black $3.25, brown $3.95. Storm Rubbers for
dress wear, Sitka and Miner brand $1.25.
COME AND LOOK THEM OVER
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LEW  LUN  & Go.
General Merchants,' Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
GENERAL OUTFITTERS
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
T. W. FALCONER
Alice Arm
GENERAL  MERCHANT
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THE LEAGUE IS
FOR YOU!!
League members benefit all ways, and especially as
patrons ofthe 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
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MINING IN BRITISH
COLUMBIA
In 1930, among the Canadian   Provinces,
British Columbia was the leading producer
of Silver, Lead and Zinc.
In this Province, 45 per cent, of Canada's
silver, 97 per cent, of the lead, and 93 per
cent of the zinc were produced.
British Columbia has produced over $1,260,-
000,000 worth of mineral products.
About 200,000 square miles of unexplored
mineral bearing lands are open for prospecting.
Practically every mineral known to
be found on the Continent occurs
to some extent in British Columbia
A special report on placer mining in British Columbia
is available, and may be obtained, together with copies
ofthe Annual  Reports and Bulletins "(one of which
contains a synopsis of the mining laws) upon
application to
THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF
MINES, VICTORIA, B. C. ALICE   ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD, Saturday, March 26, 1932
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Signalling Trains Through New Quebec Tunnel
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Through a mile-long
tunnel, under the
historic Plains of Abraham, where Wolfe defeated Montcalm and
won Quebec and Canada for Britain in
1759, passengers: from
the Canadian Pacific
U Railway Company's
■Ik     palatial   White   Em-
|||||||,   presses make their first
ffl   ' J  entry   into   Canada,
>   from the Wolfe's Cove
docks, joining the main
ft' line   of   the   world's
/ greatest transporta-
! tion   system   at   St.
Malo, thus saving a
long trip through local
terminals and speeding up their journey to
Montreal and their
respective destinations
beyond.    The signal
system in connection with the new tunnel is of particular interest, for it not only handles
trains through the tunnel and on to the main line, but covers tramline and railway crossings which are made on the way to the tunnel mouth at the land end. A signal cabin on
the main line, at the outskirts of the city, houses the control system. The operator faces
a board, shown in the top picture, which consists of a number of electric levers for
opening and closing switches and also has 20 rotary buttons, for operating the lights of
a like number of signals at various points on the trackage covered. By the same board,
the operator is able to locate his train or trains at any moment. It will be noted that the
control board is practically a map of the tunnel tracks, the numbers on it corresponding
to those on the signal posts. The line running down the board is the tunnel and tho
lines across the top of it representee tracks of the mainline. The Signals to engineers
, from the posts are made by means of red, yellow and green lights, indicating "stop",
I "caution" and "proceed", res-
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pectively. The system was
supplied by the General Kail-
way Signal Company, and installed by the C. P. R's signal
forces.
Montreal Symphony Orchestra On Air
This is the Montreal Symphony Orchestra which will
broadcast a Fireside Symphony Hour every Saturday between 6.30 and 6.80 p.m. E.S.T., starting
Saturday, Feb. 21, over the network ot the Canadian
Pacific Railway Company's Telegraphs from Winnipeg
to Halifax. It will play symphony concerts of a very
high order and the conductor, Mr. Douglas Clarke,
Dean of the Faculty of Music, McGill University,
(inset) has drawn up a series of programmes which will
be representative of three centuries of music.
The programmes will be chronological in character
and each will be representative of music written
between the 17th, century and the present. They will
begin with works or part of works by Bach, Handel,
Haydn or Mozart, continue with Beethoven or Brahms,
then go on to Wagner or Tschaikowsky, and conclude
with the moderns. English composers will be prominent
tn ths eoncerts, including such moderns as Elgar, Hoist
and Vaughan Williams, while an early English Tudor
composer will also be heard.
In this way the concerts will be representative of
the best in music for the last three centuries, in which
the art of composing reached its height, and every
listener f ohYwhg the ten programmes already projected
will acquire a knowledge of music which it would take
the ordinary concert goer years to get, apart from the
enjoyment of listening.
The Montreal Symphony orchestra has earned high
praise from critics, and its range of subject matter as
well as its perfection in technique is remarkably well
developed. The concerts will be broadcast from Tudor
Hall, in Montreal, and are made possible by the
Canadian Pacific Railway.
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Don't Rob Yourself
During these tight times by failing to
take advantage of the advertising
columns of the Herald
If you have anything to sell, whether it is a piano,
a radio, phonograph, an admission ticket to a dance,
concert or card party, Life or Fire Insurance, something to eat, wear or smoke, an auto ride, or whatever you have to sell: then
Advertise it in the Herald
and Increase Your Sales
Managers of social affairs are reminded
that an extra ticket or two sold pays for
an advertisement, and the others sold
through advertising are all clear
profit
ISN'T  IT   WORTH   CONSIDERING?
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We will gladly write your advertisement for
you,  if necessary, and display it to the best
possible advantage
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The Alice Arm Mining
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
-Ji ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD, Saturday, March ,26, 1932
Spooks Defeat High School
By 13 to 9 Score
Determined to upset the winning
streak of High School girls, the
Spooks waded in aggressively in
the game on Friday the 18th., and
came out on the large end of the
score of 13 to 9. It was an excellent inning, the Spooks showing
some really nice combination work
which the students did not seem
able to check. D. Grigg showed
up well for the losers, netting three
baskets, P. Bushfield securing
another, while for the Spooks T.
Gordon and Jean McDonald got
two apiece, H. Calderoni and K.
Eve a singleton each. With the
account just about balanced the
next clash should be interesting.
First Aid Examinations Will
Be Conducted Next Week
For those who have been attending First Aid classes at the Beach
during the past session, examinations for St. John Ambulance Certificates will be conducted by Dr.
Learoyd commencing Wednesday,
March 30th. The classes conclude
on Monday the 28th. Those wishing to sit for examinations are
requested to get in touch with Fred
Graham as early as possible.
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ANYOX NOTES
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Mrs. D. Mclntominey, who has
been for some time in Vancouver,
returned to Anyox on Monday.
Mr. E. Omdahl was an incoming
passenger from Vancouver on the
boat of Monday last.
Mr. Harold Hague, who left
Anyox with his parents several
months ago for a visit to their home
in England, returned on Monday
last. Harold returned via the
Panama Canal, and states that the
trip was most interesting throughout.
Mrs. Nyholme returned on Monday last from a visit to Prince
Rupert.
Mrs. J. Ion arrived by Wednesday's boat from Winnipeg, to take
up her residence in Anyox.
Mrs. E. C. Stone and her daughter Lily were passengers on Wednesday to Vancouver, where they will
reside.
The sad news of the death of her
mother in Vancouver reached Miss
G. McKenzie by wire on Saturday
last. Miss McKenzie left for
Vancouver by the "Catala" on
Monday.
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J. A. McDiarmid, who has been
receiving treatment at the Anyox
General Hospital, returned home on
Saturdaygreatly improved in health.
Mrs. G. Anderson, who has spent
the past few months at Vancouver,
visiting her daughters, returned
home on Monday.
Arthur Bower, who spent the
past two weeks here visiting his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. W, B. Bower, returned on Monday to Prince
Rupert to resume his duties at the
Royal Bank.
Mrs. J. Wier left this morning
for Anyox, where she will spend a
few days.
Lee Intermelia, a former resident
of Alice Arm was a passenger on
Monday's boat for Anyox from
Prince Rupert. He will join P.
Williamson and J. Collins, who
have secured a contract for cutting
cordwood for the Granby Co.
Mr. Wm. Hanna arrived home on
Thursday after spending a few days
in Anyox.
Rev. W. B. Jennings of the
Anglican Mission boat Northern
Cross will conduct the Easter Sunday service at the Anglican Church
tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. Sunday
school will be held at 11 a.m.
Holy Communion will also be held
at 10 a.m.
Mrs. J. Wheatley's Parents
Celebrate Diamond Wedding
Silver weddings are fairly plentiful, even in these days of hustle
and bustle, golden weddings are
rare, and diamond weddings are
very seldom celebrated.
One of the latter, however, which
is of local interest, was celebrated
at Grand Rapids, Minnesota on
March 10th. when the parents of
Mrs. J. Wheatley of Alice Arm,
Mr. and Mrs. A. Leui, celebrated
their sixty years of married life.
They were married in 1872, and
Mr. Leui was the 12th. white settler
in Minnesota, They have had six
children, all of which are living,
also 25 grandchildren and 7 great
grandchildren. Truly a remarkable
record. Mr. Leui is 84 years of
age and Mrs. Leui 81, and both are
in sjood health,
Production of oil in the Red
Coulee field, south of Lethbridge,
in 1931 was 62,066 barrels, an increase of 11,000 barrels over the
figures for the previous year.
H   M.  SELFE
REGISTERED   OPTOMETRIST
ANYOX
Office:   Opposite Liquor Store
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Gold Shipments  to  Ottawa
Continue Heavy
Ottawa—Gold shipments to the
Royal Canadian Mint from Canad
ian mines in February amounted to
196,791 ounces compared with
206,335 ounces in January. The
current statistics indicate that gold
mining is continuing at a high
level during the early months of
1932.
Candies, Stationery, Proprietary
Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W   M. CuiHIllinffS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
aanc
TWO LOTS ANP CABIN
FOR SALE
Two lots near Suspension Bridge
Alice Arm, each measuring 60 feet
by 120 feet, with good soil, together with 2-room Cabin, Woodshed,
etc. Cabin contains 2 beds, 2
stoves, 3 mattresses, table and
chairs. Price $250.00 cash, with
an additional $75.00 to be paid
government on lots. Apply P.
Anderson, Alice Arm.
A well fixed person is one who got
his new auto licence the first week
they were on sale.
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 to club manager
SCUIH
WINTER SAILINGS
From Anyox for Stewart, I'rince
Rupert,   Ocean   Falls,   Powell
River and Vancouver,
A.M. Thursdays.
Fortnightly service to Queen
Charlotte Islands. Particulars
on request.
TRAIN SERVICE
Passenger trains leave Prince
Rupert Mondays, Wednesdays
and Fridays at 3.00 p.m. for
Edmonton, Winnipeg and
points East.
For information call or write
local agent or
H. McEWEN, D.F. & P.A.
Prince Rupert. B.C.
Canadian
national
Time to
Relax
and
Refresh
On any occasion when good fellows get together
there comes a pause for relaxation and refreshment. Then that's the time B. C. Bud shares the
honors in making the party a complete  success.
This lager, so perfectly brewed from only the
choicest malt and B. C.-grown hops, has a satisfying strength and a rich full flavor that defies
substitution.
Order it by the carton.   It costs no more for this
convenience.
—COAST Breweries LTD.—=
VANCOUVER, B. C.
Brewers and Bottlers of
SILVER SPRING LAGER        OLD MILWAUKEE LAGER
$2.20 Per Dozen
At Government Stores
CB-11
Established   1849
LAMB'S RUM
AGED, BLENDED AND
MATURED AT THE
LONDON DOCKS
"Lamb's  Fine Old Navy"
PROOF OVERPROOF
Old and Good!
A«k the British Navy!
On sale at Liquor Vendors or direct from
Government Liquor Control Mail Onlcr
Department, Victoria, B, C
This advertisement is not published  or displayed  by   the   Liquor
Control Bourd or by the Government of British Columbia
H
PIONEER MESS
CAFE
ANYOX B. C.
Bread,  Cakes, Pastry,
Catering
SPECIAL DINNERS
ARRANGED ON REQUEST
PHONE 273
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.
J_	
Commercial
k.Qrl
Printing: :
This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by the
Government of British Columbia
High class printing of all
descriptions promptly and
:   :  neatly executed  :   :
Pamphlets  '  Programmes
Posters   Letterheads
Envelopes   Billheads
Admission Tickets
Etc.   Etc.
•:• ♦>
Prompt delivery on every
order
♦   ♦   •>
Herald Printing Office
Alice Arm
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Sell It!
If you have anything to
sell, try a Classified advertisement in the Herald.   Our rates are very
moderate.
Someone may need that
article you don't require.
A small Ad. may bring
lots of
$:'$$$   9   $   $   *
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