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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.
A)
$2.50 a Year
Alice Arm and
Anyox. $2.75 to
all other points.
VOL. 6,   NO. 43
Alice Abm, B. 0., Saturday,   April 30, 1927
5 cents each,
Development of Saddle
Property on Hastings
Arm
Within a couple of months the
Silver Crest Mines, Limited, will
know what's what on its newly
acquired Saddle property, whioh is
situated on Hastings Arm, and
owned by Chas Clay. It is proposed
to sink two 50 foot winzes on the
vein, a couple of hundred feet apart
This work will be started immediately, and should be completed in
about a month. If the ore shows
up as well at that depth as it does
on the surface, a tram will be installed and shipping started.
Saddle ore is high grade, so there
will be no lengthy wait for results.
When "Duke" Harris was in Vanoouver last month he negotiated
this deal with the Silver Crest, and
knowing the property he looks for
something once work gets under
way. ' Since his return north, he
has sent down a fine sample of or*
which has proved of great interest
to mining men. The vein has been
opened up on the surface for 300
> feet.
P. E. Peterson, well known because of his connection with coast
mines, is in charge of work on both
the Saddle and the Portland Canal
property, and will let contracts for
the winzes. Powder has already
been shipped. The government
has made a grant of $2,000 towards
a trail between the mine and tidewater, a distance of about a mile
and a half.
"Duke" Harris has been enthusiastic about the Saddle ever since
he first visited it over a year ago;
and he is sure he has an eye-opener
for those interested in the Alice
Arm district.
Card Party Held in Aid of
Christ Church Fund
A very successful and enjoyable
card party was held at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Kent on Wednesday evening. The proceeds were
given as a foundation of Christ
Churoh Parish Hall Fund. The
need of such a Hall being sadly felt.
The prize winners were, Mrs.
Cameron 1st. "and Mrs. Cripps consolation. Mr. Upjohn 1st. and Mr.
J. Dunn consolation. Refreshments
were provided by theChrist Church
Woman's Auxiliary, aud were very
much enjoyed.
Vooal selections were also a
feature of the evening. Solos by
Mrs. J. Dunn and Mr. Anderson
being very much enjoyed. Great
oredit is due Mrs. Kent for her able
management of the party.
Christ Church Women Will
Hold Sale of Work
The Christ Church Woman's
Auxiliary and Guild will hold a
Sale of Work in the Elks' Dugout
\ on Saturday May 7th! at 2 p.m.
Many good things will be offered
for sale suoh as, Home cooking,
plants, balloons and afternoon tea
will also be on sale.
A General View of Alice Arm
The big building on the left standing above the town is the Alice Ai m Hotel.   The Skating Rink
is seen in the distance on the left, and the suspension bridge across the Kitsault River can also
be plainly seen through the trees on the right
Alice Arm Possesses Everything Necessary for the Making of a Large Town
Alice Arm as a mining camp of
importance is rapidly coming to the
front, and is receiving merited attention from influential mining companies throughout the world.
More development work will be
carried on this year than ever before
and this year will see the Toric concentrating mill in operation.
Properties that will be operated
this year are the Red Point, Vanguard, Homestake, Copper Cliff,
Toric, Esperanza, La Rose, Eagle,
Silver Cord, LeRoy, Keystone,
Devlin Zinc, and a tunnel 500 feet
in length is also planned for the
Bunker Hill.
The increased interest in the district's mineral' wealth, of the past
few years has been due chiefly to
the singularly easy manner in which
ore was encountered at the Toric
and LaRose mines and the recent
strike of ore at the Red Point has
been conducive of increased interest.
The easy manner in which the big
ore body of the Toric was located is
one of the outstanding successes of
mining not only of this district, .but
of the continent. A development
tunnel was driven 215 feet in length
when the foot wall of the ore body
was encountered. A crosscut tunnel
to the hanging wall showed the ore
body to be 65 feet wide. The ore
has been crosscut in several places
and both the hanging and footwalls
followed, and the result has been the
development of an immense tonnage
of ore. Values across the ore body
are persistent, and of uniform grade.
Silver is the principal metal and a
concentrating mill will be operating
this year. The largest portion of the
mill is already on the ground and the
balance will be placed in position as
soon as weather conditions permit.
The successful development of the
Toric is an example of the possibilities of the district. The management of the company are to be complimented on the successful develop-,
ment and operation of a property
which may ultimately become one of
the big mines of the province.
The successful development of the
big ore body on the Toric marked a
new epoch in the history of Alice
Arm, and following its success a
development tunnel was driven on
the LaRose, and ore was encountered almost as easily as on the Toric.
Although development work to date
has not located such a big body of
ore an exceptionally rich . vein was
encountered. Development of this
vein showed it to be persistent. A
portion of it was mined and last fall
40 tons were shipped to the smelter,
which gave returns of 177 ozs, silver
and $4.35 gold per ton. A large
tonnage of milling ore lying alongside the high grade is known to
exist, and further development will
undoubtedly prove the La Rose to
be a valuable mine. An option was
taken on it a few weeks ago by an
influential English mining company.
The recent strike of an ore vein
ten feet wide during development
work on the Red Point, again vividly brought to mind the richness of
the Alice Arm district. This strike
was unexpected, as an additional
100 feet at least is necessary before
the main ore body can be tapped by
the tunnel.
The Esperanza mine, is a "grass
root" silver property one mile from
the town of Alice Arm. No development work was necessary for the
extraction of its ore. It has to date
shipped over $100,000 worth of ore,
and will be one of the operating
properties of the district this year.
All work has been done so far by
hand, and the ores extracted have
been at a shallow depth. It has
been learned from official sources
that the company has been re-organized, and that a development programme on a much larger scale than
heretofore has been outlined. The
driving of deep tunnels will doubtless be instrumental in developing a
large tonnage of both high grade
and milling ore.
The Silver Cord, LeRoy and Eagle
will be developed on a much larger
scale this year, and each property
has unlimited possibilities.
The tunnel on the Keystone will
be driven to the ore body this year,
and crosscuts driven.
It is planned to continue the tunnel on the Devlin Zinc, and it is also
understood that the Bunker Hill,
which is situated near the La Rose,
will see the commencement of development work this year.
All of the above mentioned properties are being developedty mining
companies of Canada, United States
or Great Britain, and the increase of
properties operating shows that a
much greater interest is being taken
in the district.
Unlimited water power possibilities are found in the district.
Alice Arm has one of the finest
deep-sea harbors on the coast.
There were 377 mineral claims on
which assessment work was done
in 1925.
Ore can be shipped by water to
Anyox or Tacoma smelters, and
later to Ladysmith.
The district possesses 17 miles of
railway, 2 miles of automobile road,
53 miles of pack-trail and 12 miles
of foot trail.
Alice Arm can truthfully state
that no mining company has spent a
large sum of money in developing a
property that did not come up to
their expectations.
Apart from its rich ore bodies,
Alice Arm possesses other assets of
considerable importance. On the
extensive flats at the head of the
inlet are hundreds of acres of rich
agricultural land, and already a
portion of this acreage is being
brought under the plough.
The town and surrounding country is also considered one of the
beauty spots of the northern coast.
The magnificent scenery of the
Kitsault and Illiance valleys is unequalled on the continent.. Hundreds of Anyox visitors yearly visit
the camp to explore its wealth of
scenery, and gather the wild flowers
that grow so luxuriantly on the hillsides and flats.
Alice Arm possesses everything
necessary to make a town of several
thousand inhabitants, and this ideal
promises to be realized within a few
years.
Build Davis Raft
to Carry Local Logs
ToJWills
Five men arrived at Alice Arm
on Monday for the purpose of building a Davis raft of logs for F. L.
Housley. The building of the raft
was made necessary on account of
the log carrying barges being unable to cope with the present heavy
movement of logs on the coast. A
large number of logs lying in the
water at Queen Charolotte Islands
aredeterioratingthroughattacksby
teredos, and the movement of these
logs will keep the barges busy for
some time. A number of local men
will be employed on building the
local raft.
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ALICE ARM NOTES   j
H. F. S. Woolverton, well known
mining man of Vancouver arrived
in town on Thursday.
Hand Laundry Work done at
reasonable prices.—Miss B. Crawford, near Meat Market.
S. Briggs, who has been on the
staff of the Torio Mines Co. Ltd.
for the past year, left on Monday
for Vancouver, where he will spend
a vacation with relatives.
Miss Alioe Hogberg arrived
home on Monday from Prince Rupert, where she spent two week's
vaoation.
T. W. Falooner returned home
on Monday from a visit to Mm.
Falconer aud family at Vancouver.
M. Day, H. Day, J. Loftus and
J. Johnson arrived on Monday
from Vancouver for F. L. Housley's
logging oamp.
W. A. Wilson left on Monday on
a business trip to Prince Bupert,
which may be extended to Vancouver.
A. C. H. Gerhardi, managing
director of the Toric Mines, Ltd?
left on Monday for Vancouver.
J. Calvin left ou Monday for
Prinoe Rupert.
The old Post Office Building,
one of the early buildings of the
town was demolished this week,
and the office building of the Alice
Arm Freighting Co. will stand on
part of the ground formerly occupied by it.
A portion of the lumber for the
new general store building of T
W. Falconer arrived on Monday,
aud construction of the building
was commenced this week.
Rev. Fnther Champagne of
Anyox arrived in town on Tuesday
aud held morning mass at the residence of Mr. 8. Dumas on Wednesday and Thursday morning at
which there was a large attendance
He left for Anyox on Thursday. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   April   30   1927
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Ann 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 Herald is doing its utmost
to give all possible publicity to the
mining industry of the district, and
we believe that we are getting
results. If anything happens in
connection with mining it is immediately published in the Herald, ln
this way the news is distributed
throughout ihe continent. We
believe that it is due to the efforts
of the Herald that the name of
Alice Arm has been kept alive
during the past six years, and we
further believe that our efforts are
appreciated by our readers. It
must be borne in mind, however,
that it costs considerable money to
publish a weekly newspaper even
the size of the Herald. We have
received liberal assistance in the
past, and in order to carry on, patronage of the paper, both by advertisers and subscribers must be
forthcoming. When new money
is brought into the camp for the
development of mining properties
everyone benefits, directly or indirectly, and in all fairness everyone
should help support the weekly
newspaper. We have always endeavored to give our readers the
actual facts, when publishing mining articles, and any reports received by us that do not ring true, are
refused publication. In supporting
your weekly newspaper you are
doing your part in helping to advertise our vast mineral wealth, whose
successful development will mean
increased prosperity for everyone.
The weekly newspaper, unlike
the metropolitan daily, has a peculiar place in the home. It becomes
a part of the family, because its
news stories concern the activities
of the home town folks, and what
deeper interest could be developed
than among those with whom we
live and move. The community
is the ante-chamber of the home,
and the weekly newspaper the
avenue that leads from one to the
other. Our message is this:
Give to your newspaper co-operation. Results will come back to
you in a community asset—a wideawake, forceful influential newspaper, and a power in influence
for good in your community.
The common or garden variety
of householder is now coming into
his own. Others may shine in the
various other seasons, but when
April comes, with its promise of
May and June, then the man who
knows how to do things around
the yard becomes a citizen of paramount importance. You may
know a lot about your profession,
but what do you know about seeds
and bulbs? If you can make two
potatoes grow where none grew
before, or can induce a green
onion to bob itself above the
ground where before was only
grass, you are a worthy citizen.
If you can't boost the town you
live in, then move to a town you
can boost. The man who is
living in a town he can't help
along, and do something for, is out
of harmony with things. He is
losing time and ought to move.
Co-operation put the unity in
community.'
One sign of ignorance in a man
is a constant itoh to argue.
Anyox Community
League
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at 7.30 p.m.
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
COAL & FINISHED LUMBER
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
QE
Ores and chemical raw materials
containing $150,000,000 in gold,
silver, lead, zinc, copper, nickel,
asbestos and other metals or chemicals are sent out of Canada yearly
to lie manufactured in the United
States. Twenty-five millions are
spent iu the Dominion producing
these ores and chemicals, while
American labor, business, transport
and manufacture are benefited to
the extent of $125,000,000 or $130,
000,000.
Sir Wilfrid Laurier's government gave something like two
millions iu the shape of bonuses to
build a big metallurgical works on
the banks of the Columbia. These
metallurgical works are now contributing in taxes yearly, directly
and indirectly, to the Dominion
government more than all the subsidies received and three-fold more
iu income tax than all the farmers
of Canada pay.—Mining Truth,
Spokane.
3E3QE
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Live in Comfort
There is no reason why you should get wet or cold  when out
of doors.    We have on  hand everything suitable for winter
wear; including Harvey's Hand Made Loggers'  Shoes, Goodrich Rubbers, Bonedry Pants and Jumpers, etc.
BRUGGY'S STORE
Alice Arm
Great Britain May Appoint
High Commsssioner
Great Britain may appoint a
representative to Canada to act in
almost the same capacity as the
minister who was appointed from
the United States, Premier King
stated in the House of Commons.
The Premier said that the British
representative would probably be a
"high commissioner to Canada."
The use of aerial photographs in
tho mapping of the mineralized
areas of Canada, has been one of
the most important applications
made of aerial photography iu the
Dominion. During the season of
1926 over 36,000 square miles of
such area were photographed.
A li/« A Avm   The Bonanza Silver
/\HCe /■\rill  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.) x
British Colonial Securities Ltd.
Suite 325, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
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itfJWS
STEAMSHIP AND TRAIN
SERVICE
S. S. Prince George leaves  Anyox for   Prince
Rupert, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, each Thurs-
i day at 1,00 p.m.
Is. S. Prince John leaves  Prince   Rupert,   for
I Vancouver,    via    Queen    Charlotte     Islands,
fortnightly.
PASSENGER TRAIN  SERVICE FROM PRINCE RUPERT
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.
Set Canada in Canada's Diamond Jubilee Year,  1867-1927
Use Canadian National Express for Money Orders, Foreign
Cheques, etc., also for your next shipment.
For Atlantic Steamship Sailings or further information, apply to any Canadian
National Agent, or to R. F. McNAUGHTON, District Passenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C.
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LAUNCH, "AWAKE"
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
SPECIAL   TRIPS   BY   ARRANGEMENT
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SYNOPSIS OF
LAND ACT AMENDMENTS
PRE-EMPTIONS
Vaoant, unreserved, aurveyed
,,'rown lands may be pre-empted by
British subjects over II years ot age,
and by aliens on declaring Intention
to become British subjeots, conditional upon residence, oocupatlon,
ind Improvement tor agricultural
purposes.
Full Information concerning regu-
atlons regarding pre-emptions Is.
given ln Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
How to Pre-empt Land," copies ot
which can be obtained tree of charge
>y addressing the Department of
Lands, Victoria, B.C., or to any Government Agent.
Records will be granted covering
inly land suitable for n-rkulturul
purposes, and which Is nut timber-
land, I.e., carrying over 5,000 board
feet per acre west of the Coast Range
and 8,000 feet per acre east of that
Range.
Applications for pre-emptions are
ii be addressed to the Land Com-
nissloner of tho Land Recording Division, ln which 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 Ave
aores, before a Crown Grant can be
received.
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Land."
4) PURCHA3E
Applications are received for purchase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being timberlunrt,
tor agricultural-purposes; ni nimum
price of first-class (arable) land Is $5
per acre, and second-class (grazing)
land $2.60 per acre. Further Information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands Is given ln 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
'stumpage.
HOMESITE   LEA8E8
Unsurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20
aores, may be leased as homesltes,
conditional upon a dwelling belni;
erected ln the flrst year, title being
obtainable after residence and Improvement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
i LEASES
For graslng and Industrial purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or *
company.
GRAZING
Under the Gracing Aot the Provinoe is divided into gracing districts
and the range administered under i
Graslng Commissioner. Annual
graslng permits art issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management Free, or partially free,
permlta art available for settlers,
campers and travellers, up to ten
head.
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Alice Arm
BRITISH   COLUMBIA
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has nroduced Minerals as follows: Placer Gold, $77,663,045; Lode Gold, $122,808,459; Silver, $74,-
111 397- Lead $89,218,907; Copper, $197,642,647; Zinc, $39,925,947; Miscellaneous Minerals, $1,594,387
Coal and Coke! $273,048,953; Building Stone, Brick, Cement, etc., $44,905,886; making its mineral
production to the end of 1925, show an
Aggregate Value of $920,919,628
The siidstantial progress of the Mining industry of this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
fio-ures which show the value of production for successive five-year periods: For all years' to 1895, inolus-
5vpW 547 241- forfive years, 1896 1900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five years-
1Q0R 1910 8125 534 474; for five years, 1911-1915, $142,072,603; for five years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725;
192L $28,066,641; for the year 1922, $35,158,843; for 1923, $41,304,320; for 1924, $48,704,604, and for 1925,
$61,492,242. Production Last Ten Years, $404,649,375
Lode mining has only been in progress for about 25 years, and only about one-half of tlie Province has
been even prospected; 200,000 square miles of unexplored mineral bearing land are open for prospecting.
The Mining Laws of this Province are more liberal and the fees lower than those of any other Province
in the Dominion, or any Colony in the British Empire.
Mineral locations are granted to discoverers for nominal fees. ,
Absolute Titles are obtained by developing such properties, security of which is guaranteed by
Crown Grants.
Practicallv all British Columbia Mineral Properties upon which development work lias been done
are described in some one of the .Annual Reports of the Minister of Mines. Those considering
miniiiB investments should refer to suoh reports. They are available without oharge on application
to the Department of Mines, Victoria, B. C. Reports oovering eaoh of the six mineral Survey
Districts are published separately, and are available on application. Reports of the Geological
Survev of Canada, Winch Building, Vancouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information.
Fuil information, together with Mining Reports gg^yg^g^ *gf' ^S^""8
VICTORIA, British Columbia p
ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   April   30  1927
Over Five Million Bushels of
Grain Shipped Prince Rupert
The Alberta Wheat Pool has
loaded twenty-two ships with
wheat from the 1926 orop at Prince
Rupert and expects to bring the
total up to twenty-four before the
crop movement is ended this spring.
The Alberta Pool terminal at
Rupert has already handled 5,188,-
000 bushels within a few weeks.
This is a larger total than was anticipated last fall.
The Prince Rupert house was
built and owned by the Canadian
Government, has a oapaoity of 1,-
250,000 bushels and is probably the
fastest handling terminal on the
coast. It is under lease to the
Alberta Pool for a term of two
years.
Through tho Pool's extensive operation, the ocean freight differential has disappeared and grain is
shipped to Europe from Prince
Rupert at the same rate as from
Vancouver.
Of the twenty-four ships already
loaded or committed, six carried
grain to the Orient and eighteen to
Europe.
Dunwell Producing 20
Tons Concentrates Daily
Operations at Dunwell are progressing very smoothly taking all
things into consideration, "such as
breaking in a new mill and considerable new equipment, aeoording
to the manager, M. Little, who was
in town during the week. Upwards of 20 tons of wet concentrates are being produced daily in
three grades; lead, zino and table.
Two hundred tons of the lead and
zinc concentrates went south last
week and another hundred tons are
now in transit to the wharf, The
table concentrates, which carry a
a good gold value, are being
retained at the mill for the time
being.—Portland Canal News.
Some men who stand on their
dignity give evidence of not having
much else to stand on.
Many a man falls into debt, but
the prooess of getting out is usually
one of crawling.
TP~
FRANK D. RICE
B. C. LAND SURVEYOR
Surveys of Mineral Olaims, Subdivisions, Underground  Surveys,
Etc.
ALIOE ARM, B. O.
New Regulations Regarding
Fires in Woods
A recent amendment to the
"Forest Act" provides that no person shall while camping, piciiieing
or engaging iu any similar outing
in any forest or woodland, whether
for purposes of business, recreation
or otherwise during the close season
set out start or kindle any tire for
cooking or obtaining warmth with
out first obtaining from the Forest
Branch or from some person authorized by the minister to issue permits a written permit authorizing
the setting out starting or kindling
of such fire: and every person setting out starting or kindling any
fire persuant to a permit so obtained
shall totally extinguish the fire
before leaving the vioinity of the
fire,
B. C. Silver Develops
New Ore Body
Major C. B. North, manager
of the B. C. Silver, was in town
last Wednesday and when asked
by the News as to developnient
progress, said that the property
never looked so well, better ore than
ever being encountered on the No,
4 level. A crosscut was driven
Iron, the botton of the shaft 170
feet iu a northwesterly direotion to
what has been considered the big
low-grade ore body. Drifting on
this for over 400 feet a splendid
shoot has been opened at an additional depth of 175 feet, with high
grade milling ore throughout its
entire length, having a width of
about 15 feet.—Portland Canal
News.
B.  C. Chamber  of  Mines1
Acquires Additional Space
With themoving out of the Vancouver publicity bureau frdtn the
building now occupied by the B. C.
Chamber of Mines, much additional room will be afforded for the
display of ores, office accomodation
and reading room for mining men.
The B. C. Chamber of Mines has
long labored under insufficient accomodation, and this increased
offioe space will give it greater
opportunity for its useful work.
Names of Delinquent  Tax
Payers Will be Published
It is announced at Viotoria that
in the future two years after the
taxes became delinquent, notices of
unpaid personal property and income taxes will be published, including a complete list of the names
and addresses of the persons liable
to pay the taxes.   This will be done
1 unless a satisfactory undertaking
has been entered into with the pro-
I vinci.al collector for the liquidation
of such arrears.
Sometimes a floating indebtedness
I gets heavy enough to sink.
Canadian National
European Tours
A maximum of travel through
particularly interesting countries
at a minimum of expense is provid
ed in the Canadian National Educational Tours this summer through
Scotland, England, France, Belgium, Switzerland and Italy.
Two tours have been arranged
and sailing will be made from
'Montreal, July 8th, on the S. S.
"Andania", direct to Glasgow.
Very careful attention has been
given to itineraries involved.
Tour No. 1 is a 37 day trip on
sea and laud, visiting important
cities in Scotland, England, France,
Belgium, Switzerland. All expenses, $372.50, Montreal to Great
Britain and the Continent aud
return to Montreal.
Tour No. 2 is a 51-day trip on
sea and land, visiting in Scotland,
England, France, Belgium, Switz
erland and Italy. All expenses,
$501.00, Montreal to Great Britain
and the Continent and return to
Montreal.
There will be low excursion fares
to the seaboard from points in
British Columbia.
These tours will be personally
conducted from Western Canada,
and while overseas will be under
the direct oare and supervision of
thoroughly responsible and reliable
organization, fully qualified in
every particular to successfully
look after the interests of our
patrons.
The sight-seeing programme is
very complete and generous.
Motor coaches and automobiles are
freely used. All sight-seeing is
well planned to save unnecessary
fatigue and to see the worth while
places within the time at our disposal. Competent lectures will
reveal to our patrons the outstanding features, literary, historic,
artistic, or scenic of the Old World
centres visited.
BLUE FRONT CIGAR
STORE
Cigari, Cigarettes ud Tobacco, Soil Drinki
Roams for roil by Day Week or Month
Geo. Beaudin
Prop.
Worthy of your Support
THE
Anyox Community League
Reading Room and Library
A wide range of Newspapers,
Magazines and Periodicals on
file.   New books regularly
received.
Join Up!
Make  the League better
through your influence
LAND   AOT
Notice Op Intention To Apply
To Lease Land
In Prince Bupert Land District,
Recording District, District of Oassiar
and situate and being part of the foreshore in front of Kshwan Indian
Beserve No. 27 on the West Bank of
Kshwan Biver, Hastings Arm.
Take notice that William P.
Armour, of Prince Bupert, B. O.,
occupation, contractor, intends to
apply for permission to lease the following described lands:—
Commencing at a post planted
about 20 chains easterly from the
S.W. corner of Kshwan Indian
Beserve No. 27 and being on High
Water Mark; thence South to Low
Water Mark; thence easterly aloni
Low Water Mark to the West Ban!
of the main Branch of Kshwan Biver;
thence Northerly along the West
Dank of Kshwan River to High
Water Mark; thence Westerly along
High Water Mark to point of commencement; and containing 160 acres
more or less.
WILLIAM P. ARMOUR,
Applicant.
Dated March 6th. 1027.
PROVINCIAL ELECTIONS ACT
Atlin Electoral District
NOTICE is hereby given that I
shall, on Monday, the 16th. day of
May, 1927, at the hour of lOo'clock
in the forenoon, at the Court House,
Anyox, hold a sitting of the Court
of Revision for the purpose of revising the list of voters for the said
electoral district, and of hearing and
determining any and all objections
to the retention of any name on the
said list, or to the registration as a
voter of any applicant for registration; and for other purposes set
forth in the "Provincial Elections
Act."
AND further take notice that on
Tuesday, the 17th. day of May,
1927, at the hour of ten o'clock in
the forenoon, at the Court House,
Atlin, an adjourned sitting of the
said Court of Revision for the like
purpose will be held.
Dated at Anyox, B. C. this 7th.
day of April, 1927.
R.  M.  McGUSTY,
Registrar of Voters,
Atlin Electoral District.
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BARGAINS!
We are still offering a large quantity of goods at reduced
•prices, other than those below mentioned
Sponge Silk in all the latest colors.     Regular price $1.10,
now selling at 95c. per yard.
A large assortment of" high grade Woollen Goods,  56ins.
wide, at 2.00 per yard
LEW  LUN  & Co.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
ALICE ARM MEAT Co.
W. A. WILSON, Manager
WHOLESALE  AND   RETAIL
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
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Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.  j
W. M. CummingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
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GROCERIES AND HARDWARE
A complete line of "High Grade Groceries always carried
in stock; also Heavy and Shelf Hardware, of every
description.       Clothing   and   footwear    for
Loggers and Miners
T.W. FALCONER auc. a™
GENERAL MERCHANT
KITSAULT CAFE
ALICE ARM
Meals Served at All Hours
BREAD   AND   PASTRY   ALWAYS   FOR   SALE
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
GRANBY CONSOLIDATED MINING,
SMELTING & POWER Co. Limited
Producers of Copper, Coal, Coke, Benzol and
Ammonium Sulphate
Purchasers of Ores of Copper and Siliceous Ores
of Gold and Silver
MAIN OFFICE:-Anyox, B. C. ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   April   30   1927
ANYOX NOTES
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Mr. and Mrs, J. C. Sparks were
arrivals from the south on Thursday.
Morley Shier, representing the
Canadian Explosives Ltd. arrived
in town on Thursday.
FOUND—A real smoke in the
El Doro Cigar, the oigar of quality.
Before Magistrate McGusty on
Wednesday afternoon, Geo. Hidez-
henes was convicted on a liquor
oharge and fined $300.00 and costs.
Among the arrivals from Vancouver on Monday, were ^Messrs.
Boone, Virtue, J. O. Kirk, J. Johnson.
Arrivals from Prince Rupert on
Monday, were A. A. Caswell, A.
McBeth, J. Enholm, V. Ray, E.
Goodell.
Mrs. R. C. Macknight, who has
been in Vancouver with her husband, since his aocident at the
smelter, returned to town on
Thursday.
May is the month of sunshine.
The bright weather shows the wear
in your old suit. See Stan Ballard
Anyox Tailor Shop.
R. H. Manzer, high school principal returned on Monday from
Victoria, where he has attended
the convention of the British Columbia Teachers' Federation.
Mrs. Spenger was an arrival on
Monday's boat.
Miss Barbara Lee arrived home
on Monday from a visit south.
Miss L. G. Andrews returned
from the south on Monday after
being under medical treatment for
the last few weeks. Miss Andrews
will resume her duties at the school
muoh to the delight of the younger
set.
D. J. Hartley public school principal returned on Monday from
Victoria where he attended the
convention of the British Columbia
Teachers' Federation, and also visited his family.
Mrs. P. O'Neill left on Thursday
and will visit her parents in England.
J. H. McNab, government safety
engineer for explosives, arrived in
town on Monday.
Miss F. MoGillivary left on
Thursday for a vacation which she
will spend in the south.
Miss McDonald arrived on Mon
day from the south.
F. M. Kelley, secretary of the
Community League returned on
Monday from a month's vacation
spent in Victoria, visiting his wife
and family.
Mrs. Stewart and son arrived on
Thursday from the south.
J. R. Gaskill was an arrival on
Thursday from the south.
Miss E. Stewart arrived on
Thursday, and will relieve at the
General Hospital.
Mrs. R. Brooks left on Thursday
for the Old County, where she will
visit her parents.
H.   M.   SELFE
REGISTERED  OPTOMETRIST
ANYOX
New Launch for Granby Co.
Arrives in Anyox
A oraft that is an acquisition to
Anyox waterfront, and which is
attracting a great deal of attention
is the new launch "Granby" which
arrived from Prince Rupert on
Sunday afternoon. She was built
in Prince Rupert, and is 75 feet in
length. She is equipped with a
4-cycle big Washington-Estop
deisel engine, developing 120 h.p.
She is fitted with all the latest
appliances, such as electric water
pump, and an electric winoh for
anchors. Capt Johnson brought
her up from Prince Rupert.
ANYOX
COMMUNITY
LEAGUE
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Fridays
POOL, BILLIARDS, SMOKES, Etc
Help the Organization
that Serves You
British Columbia May Have
Big Floods
British Columbia faces another
great flood this year as a result of I
heavy snows all over the interior j
during the winter and   spring according to reports received bf the)
government. If weather conditions]
continue   to   prove   unfavorable,
something like the conditions of|
1984, the year of highest water,
may be expected.
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
INSURANCE IN ALL ITS BRANCHES
WRITTEN ANYWHERE
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
Office:  PRINCE RUPERT, B. C.
B. P. O. ELKS
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
ANYOX LODGE No. 47
Meets every second and fourth Monday of
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
USE
GRANBY BENZOL
THE BEST MOTOR FUEL
FOR  SALE BY  THE
GRANBY STORE
ANYOX
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinki
Cigars,   Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
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STOCKS & BONDS
We trade in all LISTED and
UNLISTED STOCKS. Your
orders promptly attended to
Buyers or Sellers.
ARTHUR   J. BROWN
720 Hastings Street W.
Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Sey. 5061
Member Vancouver Stock
Exchange
Sunset Hotel
ALICE ARM
First-class Rooms for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
CENTRALLY LOCATED
J. THOMAS   -   Prop.
PIONEER
HOTEL
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich       Prop.
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What about your Wife and Children if
you get Sick or Injured Tomorrow?
See Fred McLellan at the Beach, or Geo. Fowler on the Flats,
or W. T. Tamkin at the Mine
Secure at once the best possible protection for your dependents
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Alice Arm Lots
Now is the Time to Buy
Alice Arm will very soon become a mining town of considerable importance. The mining industry is undoubtedly on
the eve of big developments, which means a big payroll and a
much larger town. Increased activity will result in placing
good residential and business lots at a premium. At the
present lots can be secured at attractive prices and on easy terms
BUSINESS    LOTS    FROM    $200   TO    $500
RESIDENTIAL   LOTS   FROM   $200  TO  $300
Terms made to suit buyers.     See Stephen  Dumas,   our
agent, and build where you don't have to move.
S.   DUMAS
Agent for the Alice Arm Mining & Development Co
Men's Sweaters
& Lumber Jacks
Just received a very attractive line of Men's High Gracie Lumber Jack and
Pullover Sweaters for Men's spring and summer wear.    New variety of
Patterns and good Color Combinations.   Prices from $4.75 to $7.75
OUTING AND
SPORT SHIRTS
For the Tennis Player as well as for
general out-door use we have a complete
range of quality shirts in plain   and
fancy patterns.
From $1.95 to $5.50
SPORT SHOES
FOR MEN WOMEN BOYS AND
GIRLS
Look through our lines of smart  shoes
for sport and street wear.   Both rubber
and leather soles.
Attractive Prices.
SPORT EQUIPMENT
FOR TENNIS, BASEBALL, FOOTBALL, FISHING, BOATING,
HIKING, CAMPING. HUNTING, ETC.
You will find a good selection of seasonable goods for outdoor life always at
your disposal.
Anything not oarried in stock by us we will do our utmost in giving you our
personal attention and procure for you any item which you may require
GRANBY   STORES
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