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Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
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VOL. 8,   NO. 35
Alice Abm, B. C, Saturday, Mabch 9. 1929
5 cents each.
Anyox   Daughters  Of
Empire Have Done
Valuable Work
With a membership of fifty
Collison of Kincolith Chapter, I. 0.
D. E., has succeeded during the
year in making a valuable contribution to the welfare work of the
country. Funds were raised by
two theatre nights and a Dominion
Day Dance, and by the sale of roses
on Alexandra day. The chapter
also assisted tho Canadian Legion
in raising funds through the Vimy
Day Dance and the sale of Poppies
Armistice Day.
Donations made by the chapter
in 1928 were: Mary 11. Gooderham
fund for veterans' dependents $5;
Duchess of Connaught Hostel for
travelling students, $10; Copper
Mountain Relief Fund, $10; League
of Nations Society, $10; Navy
League of Canada, $2; Prince
Kupert Cenotaph, $5; Alexandra
Solarium, Vancouver Island, $50;
Crippled Children's Hospital, Vancouver, $50; Province Fresh Air
,Fund, $14; Solarium Christmas
Treat, $10; Province Santa Claus
Fund, $10.
The chapter also sold $55 worth
of seals for the Tranquille Anti-
Tuberculosis society. Besides these
bequests the chapter has set aside
$100 for the Preventorium which
is projected.
Alice Arm Card Party
Greatly Enjoyed
Another of those popular card
parties, which have featured the
sociul activities of Alice Arm during the winter months, was held at
the School on Saturday night.
The Alice Arm Junior Sports'
Club were the hosts, and under.the
supervision of Mr. Everett Greenaway they gave their guests a very
enjoyable evening's entertainment.
Bridge was played during the
early part of the evening. The
winners being: Ladies' first prize,
Mrs. O. Evindson; consolation.
Mrs. J: Studdy. Gentlemen's first
prize, Mr. J. Trinder; consolation,
Mr. L. O'Connor.
Following an appetising supper,
dancing was indulged in, which
brought to a close another well
spent social evening.
Riot of Color and Fun
At Masquerade
The big Annual Masquerade
Dance given by the Anyox Mine
Club at the Mine Hall on Monday
evening' was one of the most brilliant and colorful scenes ever witnessed on the hill.
The hall was thronged with dancers, including quite a r.umber from
the Beach. Every conceivable form
of costume was in evidence and almost every nationality represented.
The whole presenting a riot of color
and animation.
Stirring music kept everyone
dancing, and a plentiful and appetising supper renewed th'e efforts of
the dancers, who were ready to still
carry on when the Home Waltz
reminded them of bed and the 8
o'clock whistle which would shortly
send forth its summoning call to be
on the job.
Will Ask To Amend
The adjourned meeting of the
Community League to be held on
the 20th. will be asked to vote on
the following amendment to the
constitution. The proposer is Mr.
Joseph McGilligan. "That the
office of Welfare Agent of the
Granby Consolidated Mining, Smelting and Power Co. Ltd., and secretary of the Anyox Community
League be severed and that the
secretary shall be a full time servant^
of the Anyox Community League
only." How this will, if passed,
affect the constitution of the league
will doubtless be a matter of searching debate.
Balance Sheet of League
Shows Substantial
The Annual Report and Balance
Sheet of the Anyox Community
League for the past year shows the
organization to be in a very prosperous and sound condition.
The total profits from all sources
combined is much greater than the
previous year, which shows that
the affairs of the League have been
capably handled.
Following is a portion of balance
heet recently published,  showing
the sources of income and expenditure.
Commercial Activities
Beach Counter  $1,049.80
Beach Pool        512.24
Mine Counter     1,728.90
Mine Pool        391.79
Beach Pictures     2,579.59
Falling  Rock   Causes
Death At Bonanza
A fatal accident occurred at the
Bonanza mine on Wednesday when
Laurence Watt met his death while
loosening rock with a bar.
It appears that deceased was prying loose some rock when a big
piece came down unexpectedly and
crushed him, He was taken to the
Hospital and expired at two p.m.
shortly after admission.
Deceased is a native of the Shetland Islands, and leaves to mourn
his loss a brother of Walls, Shetland
Islands.    He was 50 years of age.
The funeral will be held tomorrow
at 3.30 p. m. at the cemetery.
Mine Pictures ..
Beach Fountain.
. .*       225.87
General Activities...    5,105.32
Total Income   10,558.51
Administration  $1,915.10
Library    ..-.     1,577.10
Gymnasium ...........       811.30
Community Service.....       684.05
Miscellaneous     2,566.66
Total Expense     7,554.21
Net Operating Income   3,004.30
Miscellaneous  Income
Granby Company donation 1,500.00
Intermediate League May
Blow Up
Basketball reached its peak just
before the Rupert Invasion. Since
then the Intermediate League has
received a knock-out and it is
rumoured that the Store-Office team
will not be seen in action again
this season.
I. 0. D. E. Will Hold Card
The regular meeting of the local
chapter of the I. O. D. E. was held
on Tuesday in the basement of the
United Church. Plans were made
for holding a card party at the Mine
Club early in April. Mrs. Warwick
and Mrs. Mclntyre were welcomed
as new members. Mrs. McKay
entertained with musical selections
while tea hostesses for the occasion
were Mrs. Eve and Mrs. Fricker.
Winners of Basketball Trophy
In Doubt
The winners of the trophiesaward
ed by the P. T. A. for inter-school
basketball are as yet undecided.
To date the high school has won
four games by a narrow margin
and last Saturday's contest ended in
a tie at 18 all. Three games are
yet to be played. As the total of
points scored is what counts, the
primary school has still a chance.
Total  Income     4,504.30
Deductions From Income
Equipment  Inventory,
Adjustment        808.89
Allowance for Depreciation     1,324.00
Total.........       2,132.89
Net Profit To Surplus    2,371.41
For 1927 the net profit was $1,-
344.09 as compared with the above
of $2,371.41 for 1928, an increase
of $1,027.32.
Light Snowfall Makes Easy
The light snowfall this winter
ha9 made travelling comparatively
easy for the operators of mining
properties in the district. During
the week several were down from
the camps, among whom were A.
Knox of the Tiger, A. MoGuire of
the Sunrise, W. McFarlane of the
Homeguard, Gus Pearson and M,
Santel of the North Star, A. Davidson of the Wildcat. The majority were down for more supplies
before the disappearance of snow
in the higher altitudes makes
sleighing impossible.
Change  In  C. N. R.
Steamship Schedule
Effective with the sailing of the
Steamship "Prince George" from
Vancouver Monday, March 25th.,
the Spring Schedule of the C. N. R.
Steamships will be inaugurated and
two boats will call at Anyox,
arriving here at 11 p.m. each Wednesday and Saturday, sailing at
midnight for Prince Rupert and
Vancouver, via Stewart. The first
boat on this schedule will be the
Steamship "Prince George" arriving
at Anyox Wednesday, March 27th.
followed by the Steamship "Prince
Rupert" Saturday, March 30th.
This double weekly schedule will
continue in effect until Saturday,^
June 8th., which will be the last
sailing from Anyox. After that
date, the Summer Schedule, which
will be almost identical with that of
last year, will be inaugurated.
Badminton Club Will Hold
Another Tournament
The Badminton Club will hold
another tournament on Tuesday,
March 19. It will be on the same
plan as the last Those desiring to
play are asked to inform the Pre>
sident or Secretary as soon as possible Through the generosity of
anonymous donors cups are available for singles play. Ladies and
gentlemen who wish to compete for
these are asked to make their intention known early. The club will
provide trophies for doubles in both
Anyox Basketball Games
For Past Week Prove
Mechanics have been out of luck
ately. Ou Friday against the
Concentrator they were leading
10-8 at half time, and were going
strong. But in the second spasm
Evans sprained an ankle and the
surviving quintette lost out at 24-
15. Musser was in the limelight
with ten points. The Mine Club
dance played hob with the game
on Monday. The Store-Office
scratched up five players, some unregistered, and took on tlie Mechanics who were without Deane and
Evans. It was an every man for
himself affair. The Beach, however, with one player summarily
banished and another refusing to
continue ran up the surprising
score of 36 to the Mechanics 14 of
which Lazorek supplied 13. It was
a difficult game to handle and the
handling was formally protested
by the Beach.
Players: Beach: McCallum, 8;
C. Dresser, 9; McLachlan, 11; J.
O'Neil], 2; S. Peters; McDonald,
4; H. Deeth, 2.    Total—36.
Mechanics: Lindgren, 1; Steele;
Lazorek, 13; Cloke; Dodd. Total
Referee—Fordyce Clark.
The Beach Girls are now leading
the second- half by virtue of two
successful victories. On Friday
they nosed out the High School 9-
7 after coming from behind a half-
time score of 5-2. On Monday
they wrestled evenly with the
Mine during the first half to 8-7.
In the third quarter the Mine
pulled up to 13 and stopped there
while the Beach girls drove their
score up to the point where a
basket by Doris Greenwood in the
last minute made it 14-13 and sewed up tlie game.
Big St. Patrick's Dance On
The celebration of the anniversary of the birth of St. Patrick will
be held on Friday evening at the
Gymnasium. As in former years
the memory of Ireland's patron
saint will be honored by a dance.
It is being sponsored by the ladies
of the Catholic Church. Irish music,
wit and the devil-may-care spirit
of the Emerald Isle will prevail. A
dance you can't afford to miss.
Large  Audience   Enjoys
Musical Programme
The musical entertainment given
last Sunday evening by the Anyox
Concert Orchestra under the direction of Stewart Steele was attended
by a large number. The programme was carried out with great
skill by this well-trained group of
musicians, and every number was
thoroughly enjoyed.
Rev. B. Jennings of the Anglican
Mission boat Northern Cross, will
visit Alice Arm during the weekend of March 23rd. He will hold
Divine Service in the Anglican
Church on Sunday, March 24th.
which is the Sunday before Easter.
Mr. Jennings has been in charge of
the Anglican Church at Stewart
during the winter. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Saturday.    March    9    1929
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
[snsed every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alioe Arm and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada. $2.75
British Isles and United Stales. $3.00
Notices for Grown Grants -   -   $15.00
Land Notices -      -      -      -      $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c,-.per inch
Contract ltal.es on Appljaatlon.
E, MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
The training of our children is
something that should receive every
encouragement. It has been often
said that "The children of today
are the citizens of tomorrow."
What our future citizens are is due
to a large extent to their training
as youths. The home is the
primary place for training, and
then the school. But children cannot always be kept at home or
school. It is the leisure hours
when often a large part of the
training is undone. In order to
look after the boys and girls during
a part of their leisure hour's the
Scout movement came into existence about twenty-five years ago,
and later the Girl Guides. Both
of these organizations are in a
flourishing condition in Anyox.
The boys, under Scout-master
Gale hold their meetings, and learn
many things that will be helpful in
later life, chief of which is ability
to take care of ones self when an
emergency arises, friendliness to
everyone, and last but not least,
courtesy. The Girl Guides, under
Miss Hoadley are trained along
similar lines. If the children of
Anyox fail to become good citizens
of the future the fault will not be
lack of opportunities for proper
The price of copper has been
rising, is still rising, and is likely to
continue to rise still further according to latest advices. Consequently
everyone of the 2200 people of
Anyox are feeling much better,
thank you. The employee's wages
are increased from time to time,
with no additional burdens, except
that of packing a heavier roll. The
Granby Company are making a
bigger profit without any extra
effort, so why, indeed should'nt
everyone be happy. The high
price of copper means the distribution of more wealth.   It ajso means
Saddle Will Be Shipping
Ore This Year
Silver Crest Mining Co. Ltd.,
controlling the Saddle Mine .'it
Hastings Arm and the Silver Crest
group in the Salmon River Valley,
fftst year devoted its entire attention to the developing of the Saddle
where it is hoped to make a profitable liighgrade shipper. This year,
it is stated, some diamond drilling
will be done on the original Silver
Crest property which lies in close
relation to Big Missouri.
Ou the Saddle, as soon as weather
permits, the tram which was nearly completed last season, will be
finished and the adit tunnel being
driven to come under tho main
shaft on the property will be continued to its objective, with the'
object of opening a body of ore for
early shipment. The tunnel is
about 200 feet vertically below the
outcropping and ia stated to have
about 900 feet to go.
Silver Crest owns a 70 per cent
interest iu Saddle. P. E. Peterson,
engineer for the company, has
recommended probing below the
capping that covers part of the
Silver Crest group to determine
whether or not a theory that the
ore-forming rock of Big Missouri
ground extend into Silver Crest.
The oompany, with head office in
Vancouver, was incorporated in
Dec-ember, 1919, with an authorized capital of $500,000 divided
into 2,000,000 shares with par value
of 25 cents of which 1,904,333
shares are outstanding.
Directors are: A. S. Thompson,
president; G Armitage; V. J. E.
Fitzgerald, secretary; C. O. Wiok-
enden; P. Mallet; G. A. DeHaseth.
Your employer knows how good
yon are without your telling him.
Say it with work.
After all, others can do very little
for you. You must do yonr own
righting and vanquishing, starting with self.
bringing lots of copper properties
to the producing stage. These new
mining towns will mean new markets for the farmers, the manufacturers, the wholesalers and retailers,
shipping and railroad companies
and many others. Yes, the rise in
price of copper is enough to make
everyone feel happy, whether or
not they are directly concerned
with the industry.
Utility Mines No. 1 Limited have
taken over the Tiger and Kitsol Groups
in the Upper Kitsault Valley, and an
intensive program of development work
has been inaugurated.
For Full Information apply to the Fiscal Agents:
Utility Mining & Financing Co. Ltd.
830-831 Rogers Building, Vancouver, B. C.
Triple Funeral, Stewart
Stewart News
A triple funeral, the first ever
occurring in Stewait, was hold
last Saturday afternoon when John
Stahlberg and Frank Norman,
miners who were killed at the Big
Missouri, and Samuel Lingham, a
Premier employee who died in the
Stewart hospital, last Wednesday
were laid to rest iu the Stewart
cemetery. The services were conducted by the Rev. W. B. Jennings
of St. Mark's Churoh.
There was a large gathering of
friends of the deceased, who came
principally from the mines to pay
their last respects to good friends
and respected citizens.
Northern  Mine   Being
Of interest to British Columbia,
inasmuch as it is seen as the northern extension of a belt in the northwestern corner of British Columbia
whioh may proved valuable mineral area, is the coming development
of the Yukon Gold Mining Company's property at Windy Arm on
Tagish Lake, close to the B. C.
Yukon boundary.
The property, formerly known
as the Dail & Fleming group, is
located in the mineralized belt
formed along the Coast Range Batholith contact with the granodiorite.
Printing: :
High class printing of all
descriptions promptly and
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Pamphlets      Programmes
Posters   Letterheads
Envelopes   Billheads
Admission Tickets
Etc.   Etc.
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Alice Arm
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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
Business Lots from $200 to
Residential Lots from $200
to $300
Robertson & Dumas
Agents for Alice Arm Mining
and Development Co.
Bread,   Cakes, Pastry,
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
We have a very selective range of Ladies' Kim-
onas.   They are of the newest designs and include
some very attractive colors.   Quilted with cotton
wool and very warm.
We are offering these at a 10 per cent
LEW  LUN &  Go.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
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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
Alice Arm
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British Columbia
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has Produced Minerals of an
Aggregate Value of Approximately
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 interested in mining should refer to such
reports. They are available without charge upon application to the DEPARTMENT OF MINES, VICTORIA, B; C. Reports of the Geological Survey of
Canada, Winch Building, Vancouver, also are recommended as valuable sources of information.
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ALICE  ARM   AND  ANYOX   HERALD.   Saturday.    March    9    1929
Ontario's New Mining
Act Will Be Watched
By Government
Introduction of a blue sky law
in British Columbia with the particular object of controlling mining
companies as well as other concerns,
was fore-shadowed by Attorney-
General Pooley in the legislature.
Ontario, he said, had recently
enacted a new law along these lines
and its legality had not been questioned yet. The British Columbia
Government, he said, intended to
watch the operation of the Ontario
law for a year to see whother it
could withstand legal attack "with
a view to adopting it here".
The desirability of penalizing
mining engineers who make falsi'
reports about mining properties to
aid the sale of stock was emphasized by George Walkem, Conservative of Vancouver. Hon. W. A.
MacKenzie. minister of minister of
mines, said this was a matter
which could be handled best by
the Professional Engineers' Association.
Will Increase Resident
Mining Engineer Staff
In view of the development of
mining in British Columbia, it is
intended to add to the staff of district engineers, it was explained in the Legislature by
Hon. W. A. McKenzie, minister
of mines. With this end in view,
;the districts will be made more
Further provision to encourage
the discovery of minerals will take
the form of winter classes to prospectors in basic geology, the minister said. For this purpose a sum
of $5000 would be included in the
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
Advertise in the Herald
The C. N. R. and the C. P. R.
have ironed out their differences in
respect to branoh lines to such extent they now olash in only one
area between Aberdeen and Melfort,
Sask., Minister of Railways Hon.
Charles Dunning informed the
house of commons when the branch
line program of the C. N. R. was
being discussed.
Here and Tl
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In 19-1 the Canadian Pacific paid
out $2,000,(10(1 Irom Irei^ht revenue
in loss and damage claims. In 1027
it paid $700,000, a decrease o
$1,:300,000, althouRh in (he same
period tlie ijross IrcHit revenue had
increased by $15,000,000. Bettor
freight hamilina uid it.
Tho stonework and most ol the
pnrtioninn ol the Royal York Hotel
nave been completed, ;<n,\ there
appears every likelyhood that the
great building will be open io the
travelline public by June 1. Thii
hotel is tbe Iarsrest and tallest in the
British   Umpire.
Some idea of the world-wide arei
over which the Canadian Pacific
operates may lie "atheved Irom the
(act that in making out its monthly
balance it is necessary to turn fifty-
nine dilloront loreign currencies into
dollars in order to ret an accurate
result in Canadian money.
Wireless js now beini' used to aid
in tho protection of forests against
fire. The ( ntario Provincial f-'overn-
ment planes are equipped with the
latest apparatus with a radius of
400 miles, so that the headquarters
may be readily communicated with
and immediate steps taken upon the
discovery of an outbreak.
"The principle of rapid freezing
has such qualifications that there
seems to be little room for doubt
that it is going to revolutionize the
fishing industry," stated W. A.
Found, deputy minister of fisheries.
"We intend to make thee xperiment-
al station at Halifax of the utmost
value to the whole industry."
W. J. C. Madden of Calgary, it
making arrangements with the
Canadian Pacific Express Company
for the transportation of whitefish
caught in Great, Slave Lake from
Edmonton to Chicago. It is intended that the distance.from the
fishing ground to rail head will be
covered in winter by five-ton trucks
operating upon the thick ice of the
Slave and Athabaska Rivers, traversing country that would otherwise he difficult to cross.
A new and strange form of wildfowl is being imported into Alberta
by the Calgary Fish and Game Association, which has arranged to secure 2,000 Mongolian and Chinese
ring-necked pheasants. The birds
are to be liberated this summer
throughout the southern part of the
province, where 1800 were placed
last season as part of the Game
Association's plan for re-stocking
Alberta's game bird supply. With
all these Oriental birds loose the
ancient Yellow Peril seems more
Clipping as much as an hour and
a half off her schedule eastbound,
and half an hour westbound, the
Trans Canada Limited, crack flyer
of the Canadian Pacific Railway
running between Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver, will be further
remarkable this summer by reason
of a "solarium" car, containing
baths and a special sun-room, that
will be included in her luxurious
equipment. The Mountaineer, another speedy summer train, running
between Vancouver and Chicago
will also have "solarium" cars, and
run on faster time. The Trans
Canada makes its first run on May
12, and The Mountaineer on June
10. 9 The former train makes 140
trips during the summer season
covering a distance equal to about
fifteen and a half times around tbe
W. A. WILSON, Proprietor
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish, Poultry, Butter and Eggs
Equipped  with  Modern   Cold Storage  Plant
Nelson's Unlucky Love Adventure.
Vj7riting in the London "Evening
News," Max Pemberton, well-
known English writer, says:—
I read in an American journal
a discussion as to which is the
most beautiful city in the world;
and I am not surprised that a
writer names Quebec, and
names it with emphasis.
We cannot wonder at the
literary enthusiasm Quebec
has provoked.
"The majestic appearance
of Cape Diamond," says one
writer ... the fortifications
the cupolas, and minarets,
like those of an Eastern city,
blazing and sparkling in the
sun, the noble basin like a
sheet of purest silver, in
which might ride with safety
the navies of the world, the
graceful meanderings of the
River St. Lawrence, the fertile valley dotted with picturesque habitant houses, the
distant falls of Montmorency
... the grim purple mountains, the barriers to the
North, form a picture which it
is no exaggeration to say is
unsurpassed in any part of
the world."
It is easy to applaud such
chauvinism when one has set
loot in Quebec and been received
with that courtly hospitality for
which its people are famous.
Naturally, romance is never far
sway from such a picture. There
is a story told of the Lord Nelson
and of one Miles Prentice, who
served under Wolfe and subsequently served beer.   This fellow
opened an inn to which the soldiers
and sailors resorted ... and among
them in the year 1782 came the
Captain Nelson, then commanding
H.M.S. Albemarle, of 26 guns.
"Miles Prentice," says a writer,
"had a niece, Miss Simpson,
daughter of Sandy Simpson, whose
charms so captivated the embryo
Admiral that when his vessel had
sailed from port he clandestinely
returned for the purpose of wedding 'the maid of the inn,' which
purpose was defeated by Mr. Alexander Davidson, then a Quebec
merchant, who, with the assistance
of his boat's crew, forcibly carried
the amorous captain on board his
This seams somewhat drastic
treatment, hardly likely to be popular in ont. tine, when captains
ashore to Many maids are usually
welcome aaa other people hastsn
to boy coafetti. But Quebec
ever was and ever will be a
city of the strictest proprieties.
I would add that my first
visit to this incomparable
height was made during the
first considerable snowfall of
the year. I believe some
five feet of snow were down
in relatively a few hours, and
anything more bewitching
than the whitened domes and
pinnacles and the fairy-like
scenes beyond the walls it is
difficult to imagine.
But Quebec is the home of
superb spectacles, and in the
Chateau Frontenac possesses
one of the most dominating
hotels in the world. Here
is a great hostelry like to
no other one can name—
majestic in the fashion of a
mediaeval fortress, yet as
up-to-date as any hotel in
America and more comfortable than most. From its terrace a
glorious panorama of river and villages and blue hills beyond is unfolded . . . and it is no surprise to
hear that many thousands of Americans seek this palatial height
every year and succumb to its
"See Naples and then die I"
Rather, see Quebec and find a
new inspiration to live.
Powder, Caps, Fuse, Steel and Tools.   Rain test Clothing,
Stanfield's Underwear, Hand-made Boots.   A full line of
Quality Groceries for Mining needs.
Alice Arm
Alice Arm
The Bonanza Silver
Camp of B. C.
We invite you to investigate the mining shares now
being offered in Alice Arm properties and recommend
Kitsault-Eagle Silver Mines Ltd. (N.P.L.)
British Colonial Securities Ltd.
Suite '312, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
For Results,  Advertise  in  the
B. C. Land Surveyor
Surveys of Mineral Chums, Subdivisions. Underground Surveys,
Civil Engineer of Registered Professional Engineers
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
Tobacco & Soft Drinks Cigars, Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Heavy Teams
No Contract too Large or
too Small
Advertising Does Get Results
If you wish to dispose of anything, or to broadcast
any message to the public, advertise it in the
Herald.   The paper that is read by everyone in
The District ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Saturday.    March    9    1929
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W Shannon arrived ou Monday
from Vancouver.
Mr. and Mrs, J. Gasper arrived
from Vancouver on Monday's boat.
T. Dattilio was an arrival from
the south on Monday.
T. J. Shenton, mining inspector
arrived from Prince Rupert on
W. E. Trump, M. P. Bassett, D.
Radovich were among the arrivals
from the south on Monday.
A. Carmichael and R. T. Ellison
left on Thursday on a visit to their
homes in the Old Country.
W. E. Ruckhaber left for the
south on Thursday's boat.
Among the departures on Thursday, were: W. Wylie, J. L. Kerwin.
The ElDoro cigar, made in ten
sizes. The best cigar obtainable
Mr. and Mrs. McNicholas arrived
home on Thursday from the south.
During her absence Mrs. McNicholas has visited many parts of the
Mrs. H. Steen arrived ou Thursday from the south.
J. A. Anderson returned on Thursday from a trip to the Naas River
and Stewart.
Among the arrivals on Thursday,
were: B. Bishop, B. Thibodeau, R.
G. Gilker, W. R. Kennedy.
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Mrs. L. Intermelia and family
left on Monday for the south, where
she will spend an extended vacation.
Mrs. Sunberg and family arrived
on Monday from Prince Rupert
and plans to spend some time here.
A light snowfall occurred during
the week and spread a light mantel
over the bare ground.
M. Peterson and Ed. Peterson
left on Monday for Arrandale, Naas
River. They will put a new roof on
the jail there for the Public Works
Expresses Thanks
The Anyox Concert Orchestra
wish to thank the audience of their
last concert for the generous way
in which they responded to Mr. Mc-
Pherson's S. 0. S. The collection
amounted to $32.50 which covers
our debts. From now on a large
audience will be better to us than a
large collection.
Will Build Boat For
Rupert Trade
At the meeting of the Board of
Trade recently a letter was read
from B. C. Keeley of Vancouver
stating that a sum would be placed' '
in the estimates this year at Ottawa to provide for the building'of a
steamer to ply out of Prince Rupert
for local business.
The letter was ordered suitably
acknowledged and the president
expressed thanks to George Nickerson for his work in connection
with securing this.
The effective per capita purchas
ing power in  British  Columbia is
$814, the highest in Canada.
H.   M.   SELFE
Office:   Opposite Liquor Store
Acadia Fire Insurance Co.
Globe Indemnity Co. of Canada.
Ontario Equitable Life and Accident
Insurance Co.
Mine   - Anyox, B. C.
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
To the Man With An Idea
A comprehensive, experienced
prompt service for the protection and development of your
IDEAS—with fully equipped
industrial engineering—legal
nnd investment departments to
aid you—monthly patent letter
sent free on request
Registered Attorney
Butte 23, 710 Seymour St.
Vancouver,  B.  0.
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
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
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.
Anyox Community
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, m Recreation Hall,
at 7.30 p.m.
Alice Arm
Bread and Pastry Always for
Gus Anderson
S. S. Prince Rupert leaves Anyox for Prince
Rupert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, unci  Intermediate Points, eaoh Thursday, at 11.00 p.m.
IS. 8. Prinoe John leaves Prince  Rupert,   for
[North and South Queen Charlotte Islands fortnightly'
Trains leave Prince Rupert each Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday
at 11.30 a.m., for Jasper, Edmonton, Winnipeg, direct connections
for all points East and South.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply to an) Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. McNAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C.
Advertise in the Herald
Men's Spring Weight Combinations, per suit  $1.50
Hatchway Light Weight Combinations, short sleeve and long leg,  per suit,    2.00
Hatchway Heavy Weight Combinations, per suit     3.00
Hatchway Athletic Combinations, per suit,     1.50
Standfield's Medium Weight Combinations, per suit, ,    4.25
Children's Three Quarter Wool Sox, Size 5 to % Assorted Colors, per pair 65c.
Cutjes Fancy Sox, Sizes 5 to 7|, Assorted Colors, 55c. to 70c. per pair.
Curies Fancy Sox, Sizes 7 to 9%, Assorted Patterns, 85c. per  pair.
Children's Silk Sox in Pink, White, Sky, Sky and Tan, 50c. and 55c. per pair.
Pompeian Night Cream, per Jar, 60c.
Pompeian Vanishing Cream, per Jar, 60c.
Pompeian Massage Cream, per Jar, 60c.
Pompeian Rouge of all shades, per box,
Pompeian Face Powder,  per box,  60c.
A 35c. Pompeian Lipstick will be given
free with each  purchase of   Pompeian
Rouge at 60c.
"A. C. E." Brand Pocket Combs,  with
cases, 35c. and 40c.
Gillette Razors, ... $2.00, $5.00, $6.00.
Auto Strop Razors,    1.50,   5.00,   6.00.
Blade Sharpeners,     3.00.
Gillette Blades     50c, 1.00.
Auto Strop Blades,     50c, 1.00.
Darwin, Gem and Eveready Blades, 50c.
65c, 75c.
Auto Strop Strops, 50c and $1.00
Ties and Oxfords are in vogue for this season, and we have a nice selection
for you to choose from.   Patent or Brown with colored trimming are the
colors that will harmonize with your costumes.   Come and ask to see them,
we will be pleased to show them to you.


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