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with all the
\ news and a big
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
VOL. 5,   NO. 29
Alice Abm, B. C, Satubday, January 23, 1926
5 cents eaoh.
High Gracie Ore Being Anyox Moose Entertain
Developed on
The Mayflower group of claims,
whioh are situated down the inlet
about three miles south of Alice
Arm, has been consistently developed during the past year, Development has proven that the property contains a considerable amount
of high grade ore, and it is very
probable that the Mayflower will
shortly be a shipping mine.
A tunnel, 62 feet in length has
been driven. It has been drifted
on the ore, and shows the vein to
be 3 feet wide. The tunnel was
driven north from the contaot with
tbe granite rook, and shows a
fissured zone, much altered or decomposed, in which small dyh'n
are seen. In this tunnel some lenticular shoots of ore were found,
which consisted of quartz aud
galena, zinc blende and'pyrite both
coarse and tine grained. A crosscut tunnel, which has been driven
across the ore zone from the foot-
wall to the hanging wall shows the
zone to be at least 15 feet wide and
strong with much gouge on the
A sample of ore taken across a
width of three feet on the foot wall
has given the following high
returns: 28 ozs. silver; 20 per oent,
lead aud $8.00 gold per ton. From
another sample taken from six
inches of ore ou the hanging wall,
the following result was obtained;
197 ozs. silver; 25 per cent lead and
$12.00 in gold. While a sample
sent out for analysis, which was
taken from five tons of ore gave
returns of 77.82 ozs. silver; 19.2
per cent lead; 8 per cent zinc; 0.20
per cent copper; and 0.46 ozs. gold
| per ton.
The Mayflower is owned by G.
Bruggy and Win. McFarlane of
Alice Arm, and it is their intention to continue development work,
until the property has been devel-
ioped into a steady shipper. It is
ideally located, being only about
one-and-a-half miles up the hill
jfroni the old Molybdenum Camp,
whioh is on the beach. It was the
•'intention to ship several tons of ore
this winter to the smelter, but
lowing to the absence of snow, this
jpj'an has been abandoned.
A first-class trail has been constructed from the beach to the
mine. Good camp buildings and
an ore shed have also been built,
and eight tons of ore are stored in
the shed.
Alice Arm Branch of the B.
C. Chamber of Mines Will
Hold Meeting
IA regular meeting of the Alioe
Arm brauoh of the B. C. Chamber
)f Mines will be held at the Pioneer
lotel on Tuesday evening, January
I-.,.!. at 8 p.m. when several import-
rant measures will be under discus-
lion. All members are requested
,o attend and all intending
nembers are also cordially invited.
At Social Evening
The Anyox Lodge of Loyal
Order of Moose entertained at a
very pleasant sooial evening at the
Catholic Hall, on Friday January
15th. when whist and dancing was
enjoyed from 8.30 p. m. till 1 piin.
Whist was played from 8.30 until
10.30 p.m. Mrs. L. H. Wenerstrom won ladies first prize, and
Mrs. McMijlan the consolation
prize. Mr. P. Ryan won first prize
for gents, and Mr. D. Ryan oonsol
ation, After cards were played
refreshments were served and during this interval the results of the
raffle were announced which was
put on to defray the expenses of the
Childrens' Christmas Tree. The
results of this raffle were more than
satisfactory from a financial point
of view. Mr. C. A. Allan drew
first prize and Mrs. H. Dodds won
second prize.
The committee for this successful
event were Mr. Pynn, chairman;
Goebell, A. Rowlandson, W. Rogers, A. Dodds, W. J. Webster.
Anyox Mother & Scout
Banquet, Big Success
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See Al. Falconer for Freight and
Paok Horses
Archie MoPliail arrived down
from the Dolly Varden at the beginning of the week, and spent a
day in town.
A petition is being circulated
around town, requesting the Minister of Public Works to take some
action to protect the town from
being flooded, during high water
periods of the Kitsault river.
T. W. Falconer returned home
on Monday from a five weeks' vacation spent in New Westminster,
Mrs. T. W. Falconer and family
will remain in the south throughout the next summer.
Maurice Nightscalea left on
Thursday, for his home in Vancouver.
See Al Falconer for Wood, Coal
and Lumber.
For the benefit of those who
wish to attend the big Burns'
Concert at Anyox on Monday next
the Awake will make a special
trip She will leave at 3.30 p.m.
returning same evening. Return
fare $3.00.
Anyox P. T. A. Hold
Monthly Meeting
A very successful meeting of the
Parent-Teaoher Association was
held on Tuesday January 19th.
Mr. R. Armour, the President read
a survey of the P. T. A. Convention held in Vanoouver last year,
which covered the various activities
of the Association throughout the
whole of the Province.
The P. T. A. of Anyox had expended $1000 for the various school
benefit, but owing to the lack of
spaoe a full detailed report will be
given next week. Mr. R, Manzer
made an announcement that at the
next regular meeting, a few short
talks on the B. C. School Survey
would be given. A very pleasing
musical programme was enjoyed
by all. Those taking part were
Mr. W. Grant, Mr. J. Mitchell and
Mr. R. Armour and Mrs. Kirby.
It was decided at this Meeting
that a masquerade Danoe would be
held in the Recreation Hall, on
February 15th.
Logs to be Taken From
Above Alice Arm
Tile No. 2 Pathfinder troops, of
Anyox, opened their New year programme with what was in the way
of being a novelty, to wit: A
mother and Scout banquet. This
was held in the basement at the
Union Church, on Friday January
15th. and was voted a great success. The mothers of the scouts
turned out splendidly at the invitation of the Scoutmaster Mr. W.
R. Mnrdook.
The evening was spent—after
justice had been done to the good
things provided by the Scoutmaster—in speech and song, those taking part in the speeches being the
Scoutmaster; Mr. W. Barclay,
chairman of the troop committee:
Mrs. McAllister, Mrs. O. K. Dwyer,
Mrs. J. Cloke, Mrs. Talbot, and
Rev. W. Brayfield.
The business of forming an auxiliary committee of the Ladies was
enthusiastically taken up and Mrs.
Dwyer was appointed convenor.
A Happy Snappy Dance
By Mine Club
Happiness featured the dance
staged by the Mine Club on Saturday evening, for a jollier gathering
has seldom assembled as did for up
the hill that night. Lack of advertising probably accounted for a
smaller crowd than usual. As only
a few friends at the beach knew of
the date. - The Melodians played
with their accustomed vim, receiving repeated encores during the
evening. Sure fire "hits" were
"Sarah of the Shoe Shine Shop"
and the "Repast Band March," the
latter being demanded no less than
six times.
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Mr. J. Ritchie returned on Monday from holidays spent in the
Sound cities:
Mrs. Eld returned from a visit to
Vancouver on Friday last week on
the Catala. ,
Mrs. Stephens was a passenger
to Vancouver on Monday on
acoount of the illness of her
daughter Miss M. Stephens.
Mr. N. Wilson returned to Illinois University on Monday where
he will continue his studies.
Judge L. McB. Young held a
Court of Naturalization at 7.30
p.m. on Thursday. He returned to
Prince Rupert the same evening.
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Bocking
were southbound passengers on
H. Lengrin, of the Melodians is
an absentee from town, enjoying a
vacation in Vancouver.
Among the arrivals on the
Prinoe Rupert on Thursday, were:
T. Hives, C. E. Anderson, Fred
LaGene, N. Scherk, A. E. Aoland,
M. N. Murdine, S. Hyman, T.
Amos, R. E. Moore, R. J. Hen-
Among the departures on Thursday for Prinoe Rupert, were: R. E.
Moore, A. E. Acland, J. J. Thompson. S. Hyman, G. A. Graham.
Logging operations will again
be under way in tbe vioinity of
Alice Arm, although on a smaller
scale than was the rule when the
Kitsault Flats were being logged
off. Al. Falconer has decided fo
log off the hill-side overlooking the
town on the west. Horses will be
used for hauling the logs from the
woods. The logs will then be taken
to the sawmill, where they will be
sawn into lumber for the local
The melancholy days have come—
The toughest of the batch;
The B. V. D.'s are awful cold,
The woolens make you scratch.
B.C. Chamber of Mines
Elect Officers for
Another Year
The British Columbia Chamber
of Mines enters upon a new year
of activity, under a president and
board of directors of proven ability
and public spirit. Alderman
Frank E. Woodside was re-elected
president of the organization, and
G. S. Eldridge aud H. P. MoCraney
were returned as his vice-presi
Major Montague Moore, A. S.
Williamson, C. N. Beebe, F. J.
Crossland, A. C. Garde, F. L. Crawford, J. T. Elsou, B. G. Hawkins,
John Hart, T. Kilpatrick B
Gelletly, W. Godfrey, Nicol
Thompson, A. M. Whiteside and
W. Elgie Bland, form a directorate
with sure promise of action, and
benefits to the mining industry of
this province.
Sir Henry Thompson has telegraphed his acceptance of his election to an honorary presidency.
The indefatigable Henry Browning
as secretary of the organization
will continue to dispense mining
information at the local headquarters.
Anyox Basketball Games
of Week Well
There were three games played
at the Beach Gymnasium on Wednesday night.
In the first game the High
Sohool trimmed the Smelter 24-7.
The school boys had no difficulty
in winning and led all the way.
McLachlan led the soorers with 8
points. Gordon played an uphill
game at guard for the Smelter.
Bob Stewart refereed.
High School: Lazoreck-6, Clay,
Dupuis, Asimus-6, McLachlan-8,
Smelter: Moffatt-1, Groves-1,
Gordon-2, Clay. O'Neill-3.
In the Ladies' League game, the
High School girls were on the
short end of an 18-7 score, in a
game with the Mine girls. S.
Deane was high for the Mine with
10 points. R. Champion was high
for the Sohool team with three.
Harold Staines refereed.
Mine: J. Calderone-2, S. Deane-
10, H. Calderone-6, R. O'Neill, A.
High School: J. Morley, T.
Deeth-2 B. Chapman, R. Champi-
on-3, M. O'Neill-2, A. McLachlan.
In the senior fixture, the Elks
took a fast game from the ..Mine,
the score being 24-22. The Elks'
had a good margin on the Mine,
but the Mine rallied and when the
final whistle blew, they were forcing the play. V.Moore was high
for the Mine, with 9 points. Buu-
tain for the Elks with 7.
Harold Staines refereed.
Elks: Hogben-6, Mitchell-2, Bun-
taiii-7, Down-3, McLeod-4,Peters-2
Mine: Deane-6, Lane, Halver-
son-6, Moore-9, Brown-2.
You will enjoy smoking an
Dora cigar.
According to the new basketball
schedule no games will be played
at the Beach gymnasium, on Monday nights, The only Monday
night games will be played at the
Mine Hall.
Three games were played at the
Beach gymnasium on Friday night
January 15th.
In the first contest the Store
''S"heiks" sprang a surprise when
they came within an ace of beating
the fast stepping concentrator
quintette. The B-8 orew were
behind by one point, but MacDonald put them in the lead with a
nice one hand shot. The final
score was 19-18. Bell starred for-
the store, netting 10 points. For
the winners, Pollard and McCon-
achie were.high men with 7 aud 6
points respectively.
Don McLeod refereed. Concentrator:—Pollard-7, J. Moffatt,
G. MofFatt-2, McDonald-2, Thomp-
soii-2, McConachie-6.
Store:—Cleal, A. Nickerson,
Bell-10, G. Thompson-2, Campbell,
Hill-6, T. Cloke.
In the Ladies' League game the
Mine girls piled up a big count
against the Bluebirds, and won 26-
5. The Bluebirds were without
Mrs. Dwyer and they seemed
Continued on page 4 ALICE   ARM  AND   ANYOX  HERALD,   Saturday,   January   23,   1926
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
. Issued every Saturday at Alice Ann
Alice Ann and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices tor Grown Grants -   -   $10.00
Land Notices ...      -      $10.00
Goal Notices -      -      -       $0.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Hates on Application.
15. MOMS. Editor and Publisher.
R. K. Neil, who was instumen-
tal in successfully developing the now
famous Premier mine, and whose
recent address we published last
week, spoke a lot of truth when he
said that a mine could not be developed from an office. Too often
has this policy been carried out with
disastrous results to the unlucky
shareholders and the district in
general. If mining is treated as
other business ventures, and conscientious men are in control, the
investors' chance of obtaining
returns from their money is far
greater than in many other lines of
business. During the early development stages of a property it is
more or less a gamble, but the risks
can be reduced to a minimum if
good judgement is used iu selecting
the property and sound business
principles used in its development
and operation. Some of the wealthiest men in the world derived
their riches from mining ventures
and the chances for enrichment are
as good today as they were fifty or
a hundred years ago.
,.,--If present plans are carried out
on the Flin Flon copper property
in Northern Manitoba, Canada
will have one of the largest copper
mines in the world within its borders. The price of copper now
seems to be stabilized at a price
when the big mining companies
deem it good business to develop
new fields. It is however, to be
hoped that too many of these new
fields will not be opened up in
different parts of the world, so that
the price of copper is again forced
down to such a level as to make a
shut down of the big plants inevitable. The price of copper
responds almost instantaneously to
the demand and production. If
production exceeds the demand,
down goes the price, and the big
companies are faced with the
alternative of depleting their ore
reserves with no profit to themselves or a partial or complete
shut-down of the piant both of
which are costly to investors and
Anniversary Service at
Anyox United Church
on Sunday
The second Anniversary Service
of the United Church was hold iu
the Church on Sunday January
16th. The Service opened by the
congregation singing tho Doxology.
There was a large attendance present. The sermon was delivered by
Bey. C. D. Clark, entitled "The
Church of God," this was very
interesting and instructive from an
educational point of view. During
the course of tho sermon it was
pointed out of what the world
owed to the Church in starting
and futhei'ing the means of education. It was pointed out that
during the medieval times, Monasteries all over the old world were
attended by those desirous of learning under the tuition of monks.
Robert Raikes was the first to
start Saturday and Sunday schools
whioh was the first growth of our
present schooling system. From
this it is very easy to follow that
the Church has alwys fostered education, such as art, music, etc. It
was also pointed out the great
work the Chinese missionaries have
accomplished in translating different langurges whioh have been the
means of carrying on commerce
and industry. At the conclusion
of his sermon Rev. Clarke made a
strong appeal for support for the
Seward, Alaska Is Enjoying
Spring Weather
Strawberry plants aud grass
crops growing in mild springlike
weather which is now prevailing.
It is raining and there is almost no
snow on the railroad this year,
except on the high mountain passes. The lack of snow is stopping
the contractors getting out ties.
and forcing the railroad to secure
.its supplies from Seattle.
Lack of Snow Hampers Work
Along C. N. Railway
With continued mild weather,
operators of tie camps all along the
railway line between Smithers and
Burns Lake faced the prospect of
being forced to close down early
last week, and at several points
the working force was reduced in
number through the absence of
snow to haul tho product or frost
to assist iu the bush work. While
the ground has been frozen in the
open spaces for some time, up in
the timber of the higher levels the
frost did not even penetrate the
ground, and with the mild weather
of past weeks the work has been
hampered by much standing
The trouble with getting in on
the ground floor is that it so often
has a trapdoor into the cellar.
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
VMHt, unreserved, surveyed
Crown lands may be pre-empted by
British subjeots over U years of ate;
and by aliens on declaring Intention
to kocome British subjeots, conditional upon residence, occupation,
an* improvement tor agricultural
purposes. '
Pull information concerning regulations regarding pre-emptions Is
Blven in Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
"How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
which can be obtained free ot charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Viotoria, B.C., or to any Oovernment Agent.
Records will be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which Is not timber-
land, I.e., carrying over 6,000 board
feet per acre west of the Coast Range
und 8,000 feot per acre east of that
Applications for pre-emptions are
to be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Division, In whioh the land applied for
Is situated, and are made on printed
forms, copies of which can be obtained from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must be occupied for
five years and Improvements made
to value of $10 per acre, including
clearing and cultivating at least five
acres, before a Crown Orant can be
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Applications are received for purchase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being tlmberland,
for agricultural purposes; minimum
price of first-class (arable) land Is $6
per acre, and second-class (grazing)
land (2.60 per acre. Further Information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands Is given In Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purohase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill, factory, or industrial sites on
tlmher land, not exceeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
Unsurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20
aores, may be leased as homesltes,
conditional upon a dwelling being
erected in the first year, title being
obtainable after residence and Improvement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
; For grating and Industrial purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or a
Under the Grazing Aot the Provinoe Is divided Into grazing districts
and the range administered under a
Grazing Commissioner. Annual
grazing permits are Issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management, Free, or partially free,
wermita are available (or settlers,
campers and travellers, up to ten
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Alice Arm
New Goods Arriving
Our big 1926 stock of goods is now arriving
on every boat.   For winter wear we have a
big range of shirts, pants, socks, gloves, rubber boots and shoes, etc.
Alice Ann
Baggage, Freighting, Pack and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut Any Length
S. S. Prince Rupert leaves Anyox for   Prince
Rupert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, each Thurs-
'day at 11.00 p.m.
S. S. Prince John leaves Prince Rupert, fortnightly for Vancouver,
via Queen Charlotte Islands
Trains leave Prince Rupert each Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at
8.00 p.m. (or Jasper, Edmonton, Winnipeg, direct connections for all
points East and South.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings ot further information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. Mc-NAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C.
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
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The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Coal   H.IIU  VJUKU, .jp
production to the end of 1924, show an
Aggregate Value of $859,427,386
Production for Year Ending December 1924, $48,704,604
The Mining Laws of this Provinoe 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.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA, British Columbia!
N.B.—Practically all British Columbia Mineral Properties upon which development work has been done!
are described in some one of the Annual Reports of the Minister of Mines. Those considering j
mining investments should refer to such reports. They are available without charge on application!
to the Department of Mines, Victoria, B. C. Reports of the Geological Survey of Canada, Pacificj
Building, Vancouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information. ALICE   ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   January   23,   1926
Volume of Copper Sales
Continue Small
Those that expected a sudden
rush of either buying or selling
after the holidays have been dissa-
pointed, as sales for the week have
been about the same as for a quiet
week in November or Deoember.
Some good orders, the largest of
which was a booking of 1,500 tons
by a telegraph company, were placed and additional substantial business seems to be only awaiting a
change in the market. Prioes have
shown little variation all week'*
most of the business at tho higher
freight rate points has been looked
at !<%!,, whereas Connecticut deliveries have sold at 14_o. Important concessions have in sonic
instances been made for deliveries
near refineries or for business that
is otherwise attractive, some copper
having been sold for as low as 14 c.
delivered. I» general, however, all
sellers are united in quoting on a
basis of 14|o. delivered Connecticut
points, regardless of time of shipment, much of the business has
been placed for January. February shipment, with somewhat less
call for March. Consumers are
not buying very far ahead, which
of course, makes the potential demand stronger and encourages
sellers in firmly maintaining the
The foreign market has improved
to about the same extent as the
domestic. A small tonnage has
been sold by producers' agencies at
14.325c. c. i. f. with some business
reported by dealers at slightly
lower figures. German demand
continues disappointing.—Engin-
iwiing h Mining Journal-Press.
Premier Co. Pays Its
Shareholders Another
Big Dividend
The Premier Gold Mining Co.
has declared a dividend of eight
cents a share, payable January 4th,
1926 to shareholders of record up
to and including December 18,
1925. This dividend, which
amounts to $400,000, makes the
fourth dividend of a similar
amount this year, or from January
1, 1925 to. January 4, 1926, the
date fixed for distribution—a
total dividend of f 1,600,000 covering this period. With this fourth
quarterly dividend included, the
Premier Gold Mining Co., operating the Premier mine in the Portland Canal distriot, will have paid
the great sum of $8,740,000 'in
dividends lo shareholders since the
property went into production in
Aside from the moneys distributed in dividends, the company has
a big reserve fund and is all the
time enlarging mining and milling
Ing Will Run in
Prince Albert
Premier King will stand for
election in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. Nomination day has been
set for February 1 and polling ou
February 15. The member for
Prince Albert was Charles MacDonald and he has resigned to
make a place for the premier.
Big Explosion Rocks
Mining Town
With a blast felt for nearly 50
miles, and a shattering force that
wrecked many windows in the
business section of Jerome, a powder magazine of the United Verde
Copper Co. exploded on Dec. 20.
No lives were lost and no injuries
reported from the blast, in which
1,200 cases of powder, valued at
*40,000, exploded.
The explosion was felt in Pres-
cot, 55 miles distant, and in Humboldt. The detonation was not
loud, but the force of the blast sent
a column of black smoke into the
air for 800 ft. The force of the
concussion blew off the walls and
roof of a second magazine, a few
feet distant from the magazine
which exploded, but did not disturb
the 1,200 cases of blaok powder
within. The magazine which exploded was iu an old office building
on top of the hill. 300 feet above
and half a mile from the center of
For Information Write Us ..
P. O. Box 45, Alice Arm, B. C.
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
Tke oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
The Welcome
Pool Room
Alice Arm
Tobacco and Soft Drinki
Pool Tablet, Cigars, Cigarettei
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Beach Cafe
Meals at All Hours
Soft Drinks, Sweet Milk and
Hemstitching, Picot Edging,
Plain Needlework, and Gingham Dresses, a Speciality
Houie 217, Beach, Anyox
P.O. Box 400
Subscribe to Your Local Paper
Ladies' Tweeds
We have a beautiful selection  of strong
English Tweeds by the yard, suitable for
Ladies' Suits.    Price $1.10 per yard, 42
inches wide.    Various colors.
LEW LUN & Co.. General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
We have just received a large shipment of the famous "G.
W.G." Flannel Shirts.
Men's dress Velour Hats in beaver and pearl, and a
stock of the celebrated Gooderich Rubbers.
T.W. FALCONER akc a™
Worthy of your Support
Anyox Community League
Reading Room and Library
A wide range of Newspapers,
Magazines and Periodicals on,
file.   New books regularly
Join Up!
Make  the League better
through your influence.
B. P. O.  ELKS
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
Barber Shops
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
Dealer in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
W.   A.   WILSON,   Proprietor
Alice Arm Electric X
Downtown Agency: Welcome    t
Pool Room f
Clothes Cleaned and Pressed    I
t J. LAIDLAW    -    -    PROP. I
Anyox Community
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at 7.30 p.m.
Loyal Order
of Moose
Anyox Lodge No. 1412
Headquarters: Catholic Hall, Anjroi
Dictator; Secretary:
F. W. Cross        J. G. Ellis
P. O. Box 187 ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX  HERALD,   Saturday,   January   23,   1926
Anyox Shipping Notes
The S. S. Marmion left on Sunday for Maple Bay, towing, the
barge Granby.
The S. S. Amur departed on
Monday for Stewart.
The S. S. Marmion arrived from
Stewart on Tuesday, loaded with
250 tons of Premier ore. and towing barge Baroda. with 2400 tons
of Outsider ore.
The S. S. Griffco arrived ou
Wednesday From the south, loaded
with 1000 tons of coking coal and
towing tlie barge Lord Templeton
loaded with 3500 tons of coking
coal.   She arrived at 11 p.m.
Big  Production  From
Premier Mine
It is reported that, the production
for the Premier mine for 1925 will
run in the neighborhood of 125,000
ozs. of gold, 2,500,00 ozs. of silver,
and possibly 1,000,000 pounds of
lead, which shows a falling off in
the precious metals compared with
the previous j'ear when the production was 139,218 ounces of gold,
3,015,382 ounces of silver
and 452,010 pounds of lead. The
tonnage mined in 1925 is expected
to be between 5,000 and 8,000 tons
more than in the previous year.
Anyox Basketball Games for
Week Well Contested
Continued from Page 1
unable to get started, H. Calderone
starred for the Mine with 12 points,
followed by S. Deane with 6, Mrs.
McTaggart was high for the Bluebirds with 4.
Mine:—A. Soott-4, J. Calderone-
4, H. Oalderone-12, S. Deane-6, R
Bluebirds:—Mesdames, Smith,
McTaggart-4, Cody-1, Cutler, Roy.
The Gophers won a close checking game from the Mine 11-10.
The Mine was leading 10-9 within
a few minutes of the whistle when
Bruce put the Gophers ahead with
a one-hand shot from centre.
Smith and Staines were high for
the Gophers with 5 and 4 points.
Deane and Moore for the Mine
with 6 and 4.
Jimmie Mitchell refereed.
Gophers:—S. S. Stewart, Stains-
4, Smith-5, Helpley, Bruce-2, B.
Mine:—Deane-6, Moore-4, Lanei
Halverson, Brown.
The Herald job printing depart'
ment is always anxious to cater to
your wishes. Our prices are right
and our work is right.
Cifui, Cigarettes ud Tobacco, Soft Drinki
Roomi for rent by Day, Week or Month.
Geo. Beaudin
Has secured the sole agency for
The 20th. Century Clothing
Before deciding on your   new
suit, inspect our large display of
Canada's up-to-date patterns for
well dressed men.
Moderate Price.   Perfect Fit.
Workmanship Guaranteed
Stan. Ballard  Anyox Tailor Shop
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. CummingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich       Prop.
Orders   Taken  for  all
Kinds of
Finished Building Material
S. DUMAS, Alice Arm
H.   M.  SELFE
Weather is Still
Being Enjoyed
The unprecedented mild weather
that has been experienced throughout the winter still continues.
Local hockey players have given
up all hopes of being able to
indulge in their favorite sport, now
that the month of January is
almost at an end. The continued
mild weather has been a great
boon to the Granby Co. as it has
enabled them to operate their big
hydro-electric plant uninterruptedly
throughout the winter. For this
they are very thankful, but anxiety
is being felt lest enough snow
should not fall to ensure them sufficient water throughout next
House 144, Straw Boss Alley,
Phone 249 Anyox Beaoh
Sunset Rooming
First-class Rooms for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
J. THOMAS   -   Prop.
PRINCE RUPERT, the terminus of the Canadian National Railways
in Northern British Columbia, has come to the fore of recent years
as one of the premier Ash-producing areas of the Dominion of
Canada. Prince Rupert halibut is known all over the American continent, and the industry has reached large proportions because of the
distribution service placed at the disposal of the fishermen at that port
by the Canadian National Railways.
The one essential in the fishing industry is the speedy marketing
of the fish after they are caught. By means of a rapid express service
over the Canadian National, halibut and other fish from Prince Rupert
are laid down in Winnipeg, Montreal, Toronto and other Canadian and
America cities very quickly after they are landed from the fishing
boats in Prince Rupert harbor.
Halibut fishery is the chief sea industry of Prince Rupert, and during 1922, 25,275,300 lbs, of halibut were landed at that port. In addition, 33,225,300 lbs. of salmon were caught and large quantities of
herring, cod, flat fish and crabs. The cod and herring fisheries, which
have scarcely been touched as yet, hold a great future.
The photograph shows a few of the hundreds of boats engaged in
the halibut fisheries out of the port of Prince Rupert.
Producers of Copper, Coal, Coke, Benzol and
Ammonium Sulphate
Purchasers of Ores of Copper and Siliceous Ores
of Gold and Silver
Having your meals at the
is a habit that grows from the first
happy experience.    Our patrons
are regular patrons and we invite
you to join them
We use only the best and it is
cooked and baked under our
personal care
J. FOXLEY    •   Proprietor
<*~ 7e Men's Sweater <*-> 7e-
Coats       *""
Good weight sweater coats with shawl collar, suitable for work
and all round use.   The colors are Navy, Fawn, Maroon,  and
Brown.   Sizes 36 to 44.      $3.75 each.
A few broken lines of sweaters in assorted styles and sizes,
going at $3.75 each.
Boys' Combinations in a good weight, with long sleeves and knee length.
Sizes 22 to 28, at $1.45
Boys' 2-piece winter weight underwear.   Regular Price $1.00 to $1.50
per garment.   Sizes 20 to 32.
Having acquired the agency for Nursery Shoes, we are now able to take
care of your children's shoe requirements with True-to-Nature footwear.
These shoes are made with cushion sole insuring solid comfort and permitting us to give you a high grade shoe at a minimum cost.
This range is made in the following lines and
are now on display at the shoe department
Infants patent leather slippers, sizes 3 to 5, at $1.85 per pair
Children's high-top shoes, in patent and tan, size's 5 to 1\, at  3.00 per pair
Children's patent leather and tan slippers, sizes 5 to 7i, at. • • — 3.00 per pair
Girls' and little gents' high shoes and slippers, sizes 8 to 10$, at- • • 4.00 per pair
Misses patent slippers and tan Blucher Oxfords, sizes 11 to 2, at- • 3.75 per pair


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