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A little paper
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. 9,   NO. 3
Alice Arm, B. C, Friday, July 19, 1929
5 oents each.
Winnie Mines Ltd. Will
Develop Mohawk
The Winnie Mines Ltd. which
was organized last winter by Mr.
D. Thomson of Prinoe Kupert,
oommenced development of the
Mohawk property this week. Miles
Donald is in charge of operations
until tho arrival of Mr. Thomson,
who is president of the company,
on Monday next.
During the winter of 1911-12 a
shaft was sunk to a depth of 50
feet1 and a drift extending a distance of 135 feet driven to crosscut
the ore. The first work undertaken this year will be the pumping out of the shaft and the
extending of the drift. It is anticipated that only a very short extension of the tunnel is necessary
before the ore vein is encountered.
The Mohawk is situated down
the inlet in the Roundy Creek
section at an elevation of about
2200 feet. The vein for which the
present tunnel is being driven is
two feet wide and is composed of
extremely high grade galena ore,
carrying high silver values, and
also appreciable gold values.
There is an excellent prospect of
developing a good tonnage of ore,
and its close proximity to tide
water will be a great advantage
when shipping is undertaken.
No development work has been
done since 1912, when the Mohawk
Mining Co. composed of Geo. E.
Naden and associates of Prince
Bupert sunk the present shaft and
commenced the tunnel. Mr. Thomson became interested in the prop
erty last year, and finally reached
an agreement with the old shareholders whereby it is now possible
to carry on further development
work, and bring the property to a
producing stage.
Alice Arm Baieballers
Meet Defeat
Toric Pays $39,000 To
Britannia and English Share-
Holders Advance Funds
Saturday Night Dance Alice
Arm Hotel
A very enjoyable dance was held
at the Alice Arm Hotel on Saturday evening. A large number of
Alice Arm people were present and
also a large contingent of Anyox
visitors, including a number who
are spending summer holidays here
and at Silver City.
The Alice Arm orchestra, with
its lively fox trots and dreamy
waltzs, kept everyone dancing, and
the floor was taxed to capacity
throughout the evening. An appetizing supper, supplied by the
ladies was partaken of at midnight.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Sheen
| at the Anyox General Hospital on
| Friday, July 12th. a daughter.
Born to Mr.  and Mrs.   E.   G.
I Brown, at the Anyox Hospital,  on
Wednesday, July 17th. a daughter.
On Sunday afternoon a baseball
game was played between Alioe
Arm and the members of the Geo-
logioal and Topographical survey
parties that*are oamped near town.
It was an interesting game, full
of thrills from start to finish. The
map-makers swamped the locals
by the score of 18-9, which wasn't
so bad when one realizes the intensive training of our budding geologists, who, when scaling the high
altitudes, have the advantage of
taking a few lessons from the
mountain goats regarding agility.
Swatting an ordinary baseball
after swatting around a thousand
mosquitoes per day, and cantering
around a base, after climbing about
3000 feet a few times each day certainly should give them some advantage.
The hill climbers piled up no
less than nine runs iu the fourth
inning, which somewhat disheartened the locals. They strove to
equalize but the grade was too
The teams were: Surveyors;
Akenhead, pitchei; Carswell, catcher; Hanson; Anderson; Graham;
Smith; Brock; Fairley.
Alice Arm: T. W. Falooner,
pitoher; Bruggy, oatcher; Oatman;
Kergin; Al. Falconer; Smith;
Lome Falconer; Yorke; Bower; Ed- i
Elks' Ball Team Suffers
Two Defeats
The Concentrator ball team defeated the Elks' nine on Friday last,
five runs to one in a loosely played
contest. Cook started on the
mound for the losers, but retired in
favor of Hopkinson in the fifth,
after the opposition had got to him
for four hits and four runs. One
hit, coupled with a couple of errors,
gave the Millmen their fifth run.
Ballentyne replaced Hoppy in the
sixth and held the opposition hitless
for the remainder of the game.
The Elks had plenty of chances
to score, but poor base running and
inability to hit in the pinches was
the cause of their downfall. Musser went the entire route for the
On Monday evening the Miners
handed the Elks an artistic trimming to the tune of nine to nil.
Ten hits off Ballentine with a flock
of errors thrown in by his team
mates tells the story of the game.
Two hits was the best the Antlered
herd could do with Lazoreek. Allen
at shortstop for the winners furnished the fielding features of the
game,   accepting   seven    chances.    The Anyox choral Society has
without a miscue. I ,      , , ,.
commenced practicing for the fall
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Send   your films to Wrathalls
Photo Finishing, Prince   Rupert, held in the United Church  Hall
for oareful work and quick results. Tuesday evenings at 8 p.m.    New
Enlarging and Soenio Photography members are always welcome.
Business of the Toric Mines Co
Ltd. as mine operators is suspended
and the company is awaiting the
fufilment of the terms of the contract with the Britannia Mining &
Smelting Company," states T. C.
Carling, Toric president, in his
annual report to the shareholders.
Notices have been issued for the
eighth annual meeting to be held at
Room 225 Pacific Buildings 744
West Hastings street, Thursday,
July 4, at 2.30 p.m.
Mr. Carling's statement to shareholders follows:
"In submitting the annual statement the directors have thought it
advisable to have the company's
financial standing shown as on May
31, instead of December 31 which
heretofore has been the annual
"In accordance with the authority given to the directors at the
extraordinary general meeting held
on April 11, 1929, an arrangement
was entered into between the Toric
company and the Britannia Mining
& Smelting Company, for the latter
to develop the Toric property, and
the Britannia company to form a
new company to buy the property
should the development work they
have undertaken satisfactorily prove
the mine. The terms of this agreement have already been before you
and approved.
"The immediate benefit the company derived under this agreement
was an advance of money by the
Britannia company amounting to
$21,500 which, with $17,500
advanced by the English sharehold
ers, was used to pay the company's
creditors. It may be stated here
for your information, that the trade
creditors assisted the directors out
of the difficult situation in which
the company found itself by agreeing to a reduction in the amounts
owing them.
Continued on page 2
Homer Clay of Anyox
Married At Rupert
A pretty wedding was performed
by Rev. James B. Gibson, rector of
St. Andrew's Anglican Church in
Prince Rupert, when Miss Thelma
Smith, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
T. D. Smith, Prince Rupert, became the bride of Mr. Homer Clay,
son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles H.
Clay, Anyox. The ceremony took
place at the home of the bride's
parents, 311 Fifth Avenue East,
Prince Rupert, under a white wedding bell in the living room, which
was daintily decorated with seasonable flowers.
The bride wore an attractive grey
and blue ensemble of gorgette,
having for head-dress a rope of
brilliants, and carried a bouquet of
pink carnations and gypsophila.
She was attended, as bridesmaid,
by her sister who wore a frock of
green flat crepe. Mr. Ralph Smith,
brother of the bride was groomsman.
A delightful wedding supper was
served after the ceremony and the
evening spent in music and dancing.
Mr. and Mrs. H. Clay will reside
on Fourth Avenue, Prince Rupert.
Mrs. Matt Bell wishes to convey
her sincere thanks to her many
friends for their kind expressions
of sympathy and assistance during
her recent sad bereavement.
The girls' baseball game arranged for Wednesday night has
been postponed, due to sickness of
some of the Mine girls. It is hoped
that it will be possible to play the
game at an early date, as many are
anxious to see the girls in action.
Resident Engineer Impressed
With Camp
Dr. Mandy, resident mining engineer, left on Monday after a
short visit of inspection to the
Upper Kitsault country. He examined the Toric and Tiger mines,
and was very much impressed with .
the possibilities of this section offed t0 surface work
the camp.
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Norman McLeod, former resident
of the camp and owner of mining
properties arrived in town on Monday.
W. R. Lindsay, general superintendent at Anyox and Dr. H. T.
James geologist for the Granby Co.
spent two days in the district during the week.
L. H. Hinton, of the firm of
Wright & Hinton, surveyors of
Prince Rupert arrived on Tuesday
from the Nass Valley on board his
own launch. He will survey mineral claims in the upper Kitsault
M. R. Bernischke, field engineer
for the Granby Co. left on Sunday
for Alaska after spending considerable time in the Alice Arm distriot.
A. C. T. Sheppard, who is head
of the Dominion Topographical
Survey Department spent the
week-end in town, inspecting topographical work being done here.
He was accompanied by Mrs.
Sheppard and his father N. B.
Continued on Page 4
Wealth of Illiance Valley
Shown By Massive
Some magnificent samples of
high grade galena ore were brought
to town last week-end by Marshall
Smith, They were taken from the
Falcon Group which is situated
near the source of the Illiance
River. The samples prove conclusively that this section, which has
been neglected of late years contains bodies of high grade ore that
are worth investigating.
One of the samples which is of
considerable size is on view in T.
W. Falconer's store. It is composed of massive ore, and is among the
best samples brought to town, and
this district is second to none in
regard to ore samples.
The vein from which the samples
were taken has a width of 20 inches
and lying immediately alongside is
another vein also 20 inches wide,
carrying copper, silver and gold
values, but not of such a high
grade. The vein has been traced
a distance of 300 feet on the surface and several open cuts were
made over this distance. A sample,
similar to those brought down was
sent out for assaying some time
ago and tbe following satisfactory
results were obtained: 260 ozs.
silver, 60 per cent lead and $5.00
gold per ton.
On account of poor transportation facilities, which necessitates
hardships in getting in supplies,
development has been confin-
Better transportation is badly needed in this
section. The Falcon Group is
owned by Marshall Smith and W.
B. Bower of Alice Arm. It is situated on the Illiance-Nass divide,
a distance of about 16 miles from
Alice Arm.
Ore outcrops, similar to the Falcon exist for a distance of four
miles in a southerly direction, and
many of these properties could apparently be worked at a profit if
the ore could be conveniently
It is probable that the Illiance
River section will be provided with
a wagon road in the near future.
In fact, a commencement may be
made next year, Should it materialize it would galvanize this neglected section into activity and
several properties would undoubtedly be developed and brought to
the producing stage.
Will  Marry   In   Manitoba
Mrs. Jennie Bradley, Manitou,
Manitoba, announces the engagement of her daughter, Lila Jean, to
Mr. Frederick Whitehouse, Anyox,
B. C. The wedding will take
place about the end of July.
Mr. Whitehouse left on Monday
for Prince Rupert and will continue
his journey by train to Manitou,
Manitoba, where the wedding will
take place. 1
ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX  HERALD,   Friday,    July   19,    1929
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
Issued every Saturday at Alice Arm
Alice Arm and Anyox $2.50 Yearly
Other Parts of Canada, $2.75
British Isles and United States, $3.00
Notices for Crown Grants -   -   $15.00
Land Notices - $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c per inch
Contract Rates on Application,
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher,
Toric Pays $39,000 To
Britannia and English Share-
Holders Advance Funds
Continued from Page 1
"Debentures bearing interest at
8 per cent per annum have been
issued against the various advances
made to the company, and, except
for a few details which will require
attention, the company's business
as mine operators is suspended,
and we can now only await the fulfilment of the terms of the contract
between the Toric and the Britannia
Mining Company.
"The directors will notify you in
due course of any important developments arising which affect your
The balance sheet shows total
assets of $741,627 of which $662,-
797 represents mining properties,
plant, equipment and supplies, and
$78,606 represents discount and
commission on sale of shares.
Minor items are cash on hand and
in banks, $90.25; sundry debtors,
$87.60; office furniture, $45.30.
Net expenditure on the Home-
stake and Tip-Top groups which
have been abandoned amounted to
$264,544. Total expenditures on
the Toric group amounted to $330,-
259 of which $105,000 represented
the cost of acquiring claims; $97,-
972 representing the cost of development less proceeds from sale of
metals, and $127,286 represented
buildings, plant equipment and supplies. Administrative, general and
financing expenses from the inception of the company which have been
capitalized as part of the cost of
the properties total $67,993.
Of $60,000 8 per cent debentures
authorized $56,300 have been issued the remainder being held as
collateral security by Britannia
under the terms of an option agreement. Of 200,000 shares of $5 par
137,034 have been subscribed and
alloted, 70,734 for cash and 66,300
for consideration other than cash.
Unpaid amounts on the shares allotted for cash total $1650.15. The
total issued capital is $683,519.85.
Sundry creditors have claims
amounting to $1807. There are no
contingent liabilities.—The Financial News.
Freight and Passengers To
Hudson Bay This Fall
While the official opening of the
Hudson Bay Railway will not take
place until next spring when the
golden spike will be driven, it is expected that freight and passengers
may be carried over the line this
The fires in northern Manitoba
this summer seriously delayed construction of the line. Just now
2000 men are employed on the ballasting, which has been proceeding
Consolidated Develops Properties Along C. N. R.
The Consolidated Mining and
Smelting Co. are beginning work
on the Richmond group on McDonald Island, Babine Lake. Work is
also being started by the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Co. on
the Seven Sisters group, near Cedar-
vale, and on the Lucky Jim near
Decrease Shown In Debt of
The net debt the Dominion of
Canada decreased by $92,620,133
in twelve months ending June 30,
finance department figures issued
today stated. At the end of June
the net debt stood at $2,244,'
142,450. During the first three
months of present fiscal year ordinary revenue showed an increase of
$13,529,152 over the corresponding
period last year.
Huge Canadian Mining
Merger Planned
Advices reaching Wall Street
state that Canadian and British capitalists are reported to be involved
in plans for a sixty million dollar
mining merger, linking the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company and the Noranda mines. Definite information is lacking.
The former company owns producing mines in British Columbia
and other parts of Canada
Drum Lummon Mine Again
Being Operated
Drum Lummon-Los Angeles-Vancouver Mines has resumed work at
the Drum-lummon mine, at Douglas Channel Hartley Bay. The
company is driving a crosscut tunnel to cut the vein at an additional
depth of 160 feet. There is an excellent mining and transportation
on the property, in fact, the previous owners erected a plant beyond
what the development of the mine
SEALED TENDERS addressed to
the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for Wharf Repairs, Bella Coola,
B, ('.," will be received until 12 o'clock
noon (daylight saving), Tuesday, July23,
1929, for the wharf repairs at Bella
Coula, Skeena District, B. C.
Plans and form of contract can be
seen and specification and forms of
tender obtained at this Department,
at the offices of the District Engineer,
Post Office Building, Victoria, B. C;
Victoria Builders Exchange, 2509 Prior
Street, Victoria, B. 0.; The Building
and Construction Industries Exchange
815 West Hastings Street, Vancouver,
B.O.j also at the Post Offices, Prince
Rupert, B. C, and Bella Coola B. 0.
Tenders will not be considered unless
made on printed forms supplied by the
Department and in accordance with
conditions contained therein.
Each tender must be accompanied
by an accepted cheque on a chartered
bankj payable to the order of the
Minister of Public Works, equal to
10 per cent of the amount of the tender. Bonds ofthe Dominion of Canada
or bonds of the Canadian National
Railway Company will also be accepted as security, or bonds and a cheque
if required to make up an odd amount.
Note—Blue prints can be obtained
at this Department by depositing an
accepted cheque for the sum of $10.00,
payable to the order of the Minister of
Public Works, which will be returned
if the intending bidder submit a regular bid.
By order,
Department of Public Works,
Ottawa, June 24, 1020 ,
Canada's Arctic islands have an
area in excess of 5000,000 square
When men are unfortunate,
friends are distant.
Isn't it pleasant to hear of something nice that somebody has said
about you behind your back?
The typewriter makes it easy to
write but it's just as hard to think
as ever.
Acadia Fire Insurance Co.
Globe Indemnity Co. of Canada.
Ontario Equitable Life and Accident
Insurance Co.
Mine   - Anyox, B. C.
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
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
Pack Trains, Saddle Horses
and Heavy Teams
No Contract too Large or
too Small
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
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 Horsei
Slab Wood Cnt any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
Ladies' Silk Wear
A recent shipment of Ladies' Wear received by
us included a number of Ladies' Kimonas. They
are designed in gorgeous colors and intricate patterns. They are high class goods at a reasonable
price.   See them
LEW LUN  & Go.
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
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
British Columbia
Has Produced Approximately
Worth of Minerals
The Annual Report of the Minister of Mines for
the year 1928, dealing with mining development
throughout the Province during that year, now is
available for distribution, free of charge, on application to:
The Department of Mines,
Victoria, B. C. ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Friday.    July   19,    1929
Government   Will Sell
Agricultural Land
British Columbia has almost half
a million acres of good agricultural
land to sell along the northern line
of the Canadian National between
Prince George and Smithers, Hon.
William Atkinson stated recently.
He said the Government would consider immediately systematic efforts
to dispose of the land as rapidly as
possible to settlers.
Mr. Atkinson explained that a
great part of the land had reverted
to the Crown for non-payment of
taxes. Some of it was exceedingly
choice from an agricultural standpoint.
It is expected that the areas will
be offered at attractive prices.
Canadian Mineral Production
Tho Dominion Bureau of Statistics in a review of the mineral production of Canada for 1928 shows
the aggregate value of the output
of Canada's mines amouted to
$273,400,000, representing an increase of more than 10 per cent over
the total for the previous year
Though the records of 1928 portray a remarkable growth
as compared with 1927, yet the
great majority of the more important mines in the newly discovered
areas are not yet on a production
basis, and the actual trend of the
present development will not be reflected in statistics of mineral production before 1930 or 1931.
Will Survey Peace River By
A Junkers plane took off from
Winnipeg recently for Edmonton,
where Pilot Calder will take charge
and make a photographic survey of
the Peace River district for the
British Columbia Government, covering 5000 square miles north of
Prince George.
Britannia Considers 500
Prospects, Develops 3
Last year the Britannia Company
considered some five hundred prospects, of which decidedly less than
half the number were deemed worthy of field examination. Of these,
only about seven justified development, and finally the seven dwindled
to three of sufficient merit to warrant intensive exploration. But a
ratio of three good prospects in five
hundred is rather above the average British Columbia Miner
Consolidated Developing
Alaskan Properties
An option on the Rush-Brown
copper mine and the Saltchuck Palladium mine at the head of Kassan
Bay, Prince of Wales Island, has
been taken by the Consolidated
Mining & Smelting Xo. Ltd. of
Canada. The properties are about
40 miles from Ketchikan.
Consolidated is now installing
7,000 feet of pipe line leading the
Saltchuck mill to deliver compressed air for running the pump in de-
watering the Rush-Brown mine.
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.
Granby Engineer Enters
Government Service
A. M. Richmond, recently associated with Granby company at Copper Mountain, has been appointed
assistant district mining engineer
of District No. 5, with headquarters at Nelson.
Britannia Milling 6000 Tons
Ore Daily
The Britannia Mining and Smelting Company has further extended
the capacity of its mill, and now is
steadily operating it at 6,000 tons
daily. The reduced cost of the extended operation allows the company profitably to work ore of lower grade, so the production of copper will not be increased proportionally.
Powder, Caps, Fuse, Steel and Tools.   Raintest Clothing,
Stanfield's Underwear, Hand-made Boots.   A full line of
Quality Groceries for Mining needs.*
Alice Arm
Dispute Over Allenby Power
Rates Settled
It is understood that the dispute
between the Granby Company and
the West Kootenay Power & Light
Company and on the question of
rates on power supplied to Allenby
has been amicably adjusted,-which,
[when both parties to a dispute de-
Jsire to play the game, is the only
[sensible way of settling it.—British
Columbia Miner.
Nowadays is bitterly hostile to any form of foolishness which endangers life and property. The
Reckless Driver, the Man Who Rocks the Boat,
the Man Who Didn't Know it was Loaded, are
gradually disappearing under pressure of public
opinion. The Man Who is Careless with Fire is
the greatest menace of them all. Let public
opinion focus upon him.
Prevent Forest Fires
You Can Help!
The man who spends his time
wishing for a lucky break is usually
broke, anyway.
The Granby Consolidated Mining,
Smelting and Power Company Limited hereby gives notice that it has,
under section 7 of the Navigable
Waters Protection Act, deposited
with the Minister of Public "Works at
Ottawa, and in the office of the District Registrar of the Land Registry
Office at Prince Rupert, a description
of the site and the plans of the LAV -
CABLE proposed to be laid under
the Granby Bay, commencing at a
point on the foreshore of Land Lot
479, Cassiar District, located South
21° East of the Northwest corner of
Land Lot 470 a distance of approximately 1700 feet, thence across Granbv
Bay, south 46° 20" East, a distance of
approximately 2800 feet to a point on
the foreshore of Cassiar Land Lot
And take notice that after the expiration of one month from the date
of the first publication of this notice
The Granby Consolidated Mining,
Smelting and Power Company Limited will under Section 7 of the said
Act, apply to the Minister of Public
Works at his office in the city of
Ottawa, for approval of the said site
and plans, and for leave to lay the
said submarine cable.
Dated at Anyox, B. C. this 28th.
day of June, 1929.
P.  O.  BOX  1604
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Roomi for Rent
Tobacco & Soft Drinki Cigari, Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
For Results Advertise
in The Herald
S. S. Prince George or Prince Rupert leaves
Anyox Fridays midnight for Prince Rupert and
1 Vancouver via Stewart. S. S. Prince Charles
leaves Tuesday 7.00 p.m for Prince Rupert, and
Vancouver via Maasett Inlet Porta. S. S. Prince
John leaves Prince Rupert fortnightly for Van-
__ couver, via South Queen Charlotte Island ports.
Trains leave Prince Rupert Daily except Sunday, 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, Diatrict Paaaenger Agent
Prince Rupert, B. C. <
Alice Arm ^BTzBa
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 Repreaentative:   A. McGuire
W. A. WILSON, Proprietor
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish, Poultry, Butter and Eggs
Equipped with  Modern  Cold Storage Plant
ADVERTISE IN THE HERALD ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYOX   HERALD,   Friday.    July   19,    1929
Alice Arm Notes
Continued from Page 1
The annual Sunday School picnic of the Alice Arm Anglican
Church will be hold next Saturday
July 27th. Everyone is invited to
attend and an enjoyable day is
promised. The picnic will be held
at Campers point, and the launch
"Northern Cross" will make several trips from the wharf.
The open invitation inoludes
Anyox visitors. Ladies please
bring refreshments.
Among the week-end visitors at
the Alice Arm Hotel were: Mr.
and Mrs. Geo. Warwick, J. A.
Swanson, J. McCallum, Miss Taylor and R. Gale.
C. Rhodes, representing the
Sullivan Drill Co. was a visitor in
town during the week.
Mrs. McColl, a former resident
of the camp arrived on Monday and
will spend a few days here with her
son Jack.
Mr. and Mrs. Shepherd arrived
on Friday from the south.
Mrs. C. Bruster and Vernon arrived on Friday to take up residence
Harvey Brooks arrived on Friday
leaving again on Monday.
Rev. Father Sullivan arrived on
Friday to take the place of Rev.
Father Champagne who is leaving
Anyox after several years residence
The El Doro cigar is the premier
cigar of Canada.   None better.
M. A. McKenzie is spending a
two week's vacation at the Alice
Arm Hotel.
H. McCartney arrived home on
Friday from a trip south.
Mrs. Llewelleyn was an arrival
on Friday to join her husband here.
K. Levensworth arrived on the
Prince Rupert on Friday.
Dr. Gee arrived on Friday from
the south.
Mr. and Mrs. Florindo were arrivals on the Prince Rupert on Friday.
Mrs. Lawn spent the week-end
with her son and daughter at Silver
Mr. and Mrs. Charbott were
among the arrivals on Friday's boat.
Among the arrivals on Friday
were: Mr. Rhodes and Mr. J. Atkinson.
Mrs. Martin arrived in town on
Miss K. Whemmouth arrived on
Friday to spend the holidays with
her sister Mrs. Youngs.
Mr. and Mrs. Macintyre and
family left on Tuesday for the
Queen Charlotte Islands, where
they will spend the remainder of the
Mr. G. Lee and daughters Barbara and Jean Carol, left on Tuesday for Terrace where the girls will
spend a vacation.
Dr. Gee left on Tuesday after a
short visit with his father and
Mrs.  S.   Pamplin and daughter unchanged at $7 a share this year,
left on Tuesday for Prince Rupert
F. Larson arrived home on Tuesday from a visit south.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Johnson and
family, and Mr. and Mrs. 0. Olson
and family of the Mine are spending a week's holiday at the Alice
Arm Hotel.
Mrs. Lindsay and son, Jack left
on Friday for holidays in the south.
Miss Shirley McRae left on Friday for holidays in the south.
P. E. Peterson of the Silver Crest
Mine left on Friday for the Planet
Mines, where he is consulting engineer.
Among the departures on Friday
were: C. Kruzick, Mr. O'Hanley,
Mr. Ancell, Mr. Baillie, Mr. La
Moth. t '
Mrs. J. R. Carr and family left
on Monday for Port Simpson.
Those leaving for Prince Rupert
on Monday were: A. H. Brooks,
A. D. Johnston, B. H. Smith.
Mr. and Mrs. Williams and
family left on Monday for Vancouver.
Among those leaving for Vancouver on the Catala were: C.
Hanell, and R. Robb.
Mr. and Mrs. Pierce left on Friday for Vancouver where they will
spend a summer vacation.
Mrs. A. Cameron and family are
spending summer holidays at Silver
Among the arrivals on Monday
were: S. Coats, W. Robertson, K.
Mr. and Mrs. L. P. O'Brien arrived home on Monday after a holiday spent in the south.
Miss Edna Unger arrived on
Monday from Prince Rupert.
Future Profits Granby
Co. Will Probably
Be Higher
Presenting a review of the current finances of the Granby Consolidated Mining, Smelting &
Power Company, Barron's Weekly
makes the prediction that operat
ing earnings for the second quarter
of this year should be the highest
for any three months in the company's history.
Operating profits after taxes but
before depreciation, which is inordinately high for Granby, so that
operating earnings are more typical
of what the company is really doing, should be around $2.75 a share
on 450,000 shares outstanding.
This will compare with $2.09 in
first quarter on a similar basis.
Operating profits for April and
May already are more than $2 a
share, exceeding the first three
months of the year.
While operating earnings after
taxes but before depreciation promise to be around $10 a share in
1929, against $6.60 in 1928, and
Granby could increase the dividend
rate at the next meeting, June 19,
it is probable the rate will remain
and that the regular $1.75 will be
declared at that time.
Granby is producing copper at
both Anyox and Allenby properties at average cost of slightly
under 10 cents a pound. This is
after local taxes but before depreciation. It has been making considerable improvements charged
directly to operating cost, especially
the opening up and development
of the Bonanza ore body at Anyox.
Consequently operating cost is
close to what cost of producing
copper would be with normal depreciation charge included. Gran
by, owing to obsolescence of plant,
changes in metallurgical practice,
etc., has abnormally large bookeep
ing write-offs for depreciation and
.depletion. This is why it is declar-
ings its dividends as capital disbursements without any oharge
for income tax.
Advertise in the Herald
(Form F.)
Certificate of Improvements
"Moose No. 1," "Moose No. 2,"
"Moose No, 5," "Moose No. 0," and
"Bing Fraction," Mineral Claims,
situate in the Naas River Mining Division of the Cassiar District. Where
looated: about 22 miles up the Kitsault River on the East side of river
and joins the "Silver Horde No, 2,"
Mineral Claim on the south.
TAKE NOTICE, that I, Miles
Donald, Free Miner's Certificate No.
11697-D, agent for John Strombeek,
Free Miner's Certificate No. 35818-D,
intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder
for a Certificate of Improvements, for
the purpose of obtaining a Crown
Grant of the above claims.
And further take notice that action,
under section 85, must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 17th. day of July, A. D.
Advertise in The
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. CummingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papei
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms (or 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
.    HOURS
Bread and Pastry Always for
Gus Anderson
H.   M.  SELFE
Office:   Opposite Liquor Store
A fine assortment of boys' all wool sweaters are now on hand, in the latest creations
of patterns; unsurpassed in variety and reasonable in price.    Jacquard and marie
effects, shawl collars and V-necks. In sizes 22 to 34. Prices ranging- from $1.85 to $5,50.
Costume slips with picot ruffles very smart; colors, peach, white, cherry, bloom and
acqua green.    Price, $3.65.
Bloomers, extra quality; colors, white, peach and mauve.    Price, $2.75.
Vests in peach, white and mauve.    Price, $1.65.
Copper Wash Boilers  $5.25
Galvanized Wash Boilers    3.75
Galvanized Coal Pails ■     $1.25 1.50
Galvanized Water Pails, 60c.  80c.
Galvanized Wash Tubs, $2.00, $2.50,
Galvanized Vacum Washers .. $1.50
Cinderella    Electric    Washer,
See Demonstration In Our
This well known line of toilet goods owes
its popularity to quality as much as to
Pompeian Bloom, face powder,...    60c.
Night Cream, (cold)      60c.
Day Cream, (vanishing)    60c.
Rouge, in all shades     60c.
A   Pompeian   lipstick   free' with    each
purchase of any of the above articles.
Ep-sels Epsom salts in tasteless sugar-
coated tablets.    Per package, 25c.
Radon Bath salts, just the thing during
the hot weather for tired, aching, swollen
feet.    Per package, 60c.
A brown calf oxford with a crepe sole is always smart and can be worn with any
suit for either dress or sport wear.    A full toed, comfortable last and a shoe that
will wear well is what is wanted for sport wear.    We can supply them at $10.50


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