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VOL. 6,   NO. 40
Alice Aem, B. O, Saturday,   April  9, 1927
5 cents each.
Wedding Present, Cards
and Dancing, Mark
Enjoyable Party
"It's always fair weather when
good fellows get together," was
borne out on Tuesday evening w hen
over thirty friends of Mr. and Mrs.
J. A. Anderson, who were recently
married in Vancouver, gave a party
in their honor at the Alice Arm
Hotel, and presented them with
two handsome upholstered chairs,
The evening's entertainment was
varied. Cards were played, a
supper partaken of followed by
dancing until the small hours.
Bridge games commenced at 8.30
and terminated at 11 o'clock. The
winners were, ladies' tirst prize,
Mrs. G. Anderson; men's first
prize, Mr. Neil Forbes; consolation
prize, Mr. W. Stevens.
Following cards, a guessingcom-
petition was held, and Miss Alma
Evindson was awarded first prize,
a creditable performance for one so
Ten Feet of Copper Ore Crosscut on
Red Point by Development Tunnel
The development tunnel being
driven on the Red Point property
has crosscut through 10 feet of
good copper ore, and latest reports
are that the tunnel is still being
driven in ore, although it is not of
suoh a high grade as the 10 feet.
This is the best mining news published for a long time and the early
encountering of ore awakens an
increased interest in the development of the Upper Kitsault copper
This striking of  ore was unex
pected. It is known as a blind
lead, not showing on the surface.
The strike was made a distance of
200 feet from the portal of the tunnel, and the depth from the surface
is approximately 300 feet.
It has been classed as a stringer
from the main body, which is expeoted to be encountered at about
100 additional feet. The topography of the ground is steep and
great depth will be attained as the
tunnel progresses.
Samples of  ore brought down
during the week, shows it to be a
chalcopyrite ore, heavily mineralized, and in addition to copper
values will also probably carry good
gold values, as does nearly all copper ore in the Kitsault valley.
The encountering of ore is a
source of great satisfaction aud
again proves, as was previously
done on the Toric, and La Rose,
that the only thing necessary for
Alice Arm to become a big producer is capital wisely spent is driving
tunnels on the most promising
Supper was then   announced in
the dining room.   The spread was
elaborately  furnished.     A    long
table was placed diagonally across
the room, and the exquisite decorations were the cause of much favorable comment. Bouquets of daffodils and tulips, lent an air of spring
time, and added to them  were ar-
tistioally colored paper decorations,
and at each   diner's plate   was   a
small doll, while  in   front of the
guests of honor chair, Mr, and Mrs.
Anderson, was a miniature bridal
couple.   The eatables were appetising and varied, and   the   tables
groaned beneath an abundance of
epicurean   dishes  to   tempt    the
appetite.    The dining room was
attractively decorated with paper
streamers   suspended    from    the
centre of the ceiling.
At the commencement of the re-
past,Mr. J.Trinder, chairman ofthe
evening, gave a short address. A
toast was proposed to the guests of
the evening by Mr. O. Evindson,
I and in proposing the toast he made
a few humorous remarks regarding
the recipients. The toast was
drank with great enthusiasm.
At the conclusion, Mr. Al. Falconer said that a pleasing ceremony
had been wished on him, aud that
was the presentation of two upholstered chairs, to the evening's
guests, and on behalf of those
present he was pleased to perform
this ceremony.
Mr. J. Anderson replied, in a
short address, thanking everyone
for their kindness, and hoped he
would live long enough in Alice
Arm to wear them out.
Mr. Neil Forbes was oalled upon
to say a few words. After dinner
speeches is one of Neil's many accomplishments, and he obliged by
a few witty brief remarks.
Following the supper the orchestra broke into a lively fox trot and
immediately everyone was dancing,
which was continued until away
into the following morning. The
Continued on page 4
First Dance of 1.0. D.E.
Very Successful
The ladies of the Imperial
Daughters of the Empire of Kincolith Chapter made their initial
bow to the public in putting on
their first dance on Friday April
1st. in the Beach Gymnasium. The
hall was beautifully decorated for
the occasion in the colors of the
order, which are red white and
blue. The floor was ideal for
dancing for which credit is due Mr.
E. Ashton. The refreshments
were all that could be desired, and
the musio which was supplied by
the Mine Melodians met with everybody's approval.
A very pleasing incident took
place during the proceedings ofthe
evening, a short intermission was
declared during which the president, Dr. D. R. Learoyd, on behalf
of the Anyox Canadian Legion
presented a standard to the Chapter.' This standard was duly
received by Mrs. Murdooh, the
Standard Bearer elect, aud acknowledged in very fitting terms by
the Regent, Mrs. Laing. This part
of the programme was appropriately concluded by the singing of the
National Anthem.
The dancing was enjoyed until
the wee small hours of the morning
when everybody returned to their
homes with contentment of having
spent a very pleasant evening,
which proved more than ample
repayment to those who were
responsible for putting on this
dance. The Regent and officers of
the Chapter wish to thank all the
members, the Ex-Service men and
many others who helped to make
this dance one of the most successful events of the year.
Keystone Co. Will Start
Development Work
Hand Laundry Work done at
reasonable prices.—Miss B, Crawford, near Meat Market.
Mr. H. C. Fraser, school inspector, arrived on Thursday from
Miles Donald, who has spent
nearly two months in the south in
connection with business of the
LaRose Mining Co. arrived home
on Monday.
Marshall Smith and Gus Pearson, contractors at the Red Point,
arrived down on Monday and left
again on Wednesday. On the trip
down they were accompanied by
Gus Anderson, and made tlie trip
in nine hours, snowshoeing the
entire distance over freshly fallen
A. Fox, who was cook at the
Toric Mine last year, arrived on
Monday from Vancouver.
More Alice Arm buildings will
be moved around next week to
conform with the new street system. G. W. Bruggy will turn his
big store and Miles Donald will
turn the office building of the Alice
Arm Freighting Co. and the old
Post Office Building.
The Club Cafe building, situated
on First Street is being remodeled
inside by Roy McKinley, who will
open it for business with a full line
of tobaccos, cigars, candy etc. buttermilk etc. will be added later.
Orders were issued to householders by Constable Smith to clean up
all rubbish around buildings.
Dumping of refuse in the oreek
bed at the upper part of the town
is a filthy habit of some lazy people
around town.
Word has been received froin
authentic sources that the Keystone
Mining Co. will commence development on the Keystone property as
soon as weather conditions permit.
The tunnel commenced last year
will be driven to the ore body, and
plans for other work are being
Wm. J. Kyle of Anyox
Passes Away
Born to Mr. and Mrs. H. Medos,
at the Anyox Hospital, on Friday
April 1st. a son.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. W. Lam-
berton, at the Anyox Hospital, on
Sunday,, April 3rd. a son.
How much longer the people of
Alice Arm will tolerate the low
moral conditions at' present prevailing in the vicinity of the sohqol
is a question that has ocoupied the
minds of a number of parents
whose children are forced to attend
Help boost the District you live
in, helping yourself at the same
time.   Advertise in the Herald.
WANTED—Boy for farm work.
No experience required. No objection to a siokly or weak boy.
Parents or guardian please reply
to J. Salter, Alice Arm, B. C.
The death ooourred on ' Sunday
evening, of Mr. William John Kyle
who passed away suddenly at his
room at the advanced age of 70
Deceased was born in County
Tyrone, Ireland, and his parents
left there when he was quite
young, They settled in the Ottawa Valley, where he received his
education under private tutors.
He followed the profession of
school teacher during his early
life, and also spent a number of
years in the Yukon during the
early stages of the gold rush.
The late Mr. Kyle was a scholar
of many accomplishments, a gentleman, and a man well loved by
his friends, who mourn his loss.
The remains were shipped to
Vancouver on Thursday by the
Canadian National Steamship, S.S.
Prinoe George for interment.
Anyox P. T. A. Raise $100
Home Economics Chair
As a result of the looal campaign
the Anyox Parent Teacher Association forwarded the sum of $100.00
to the Home Economics Fund to
assist in providing a chair in the
Department at the University of
British Columbia. Those who
worked so faithfully deserve a
great deal of credit and the thanks
of the community and association
are due to the President, Mrs. R.
O. Cutler, who was in oharge; also
Mrs. H. Patrick, Mrs. B. Scott,
Mrs. W. A. McTaggart, Mrs. J.
Cody, Mrs. J. Wynne, Miss Fetter-
ly, Messrs. H. Selfe, F. M. Kelley,
and the teaohers of the Public and
High Schools.
Educational Talk Given
by H. C. Fraser, School
At a special meeting of the
Parent Teacher Association held in
the Public School, Monday April
4th. the speaker for the occasion
was Mr. H. C. Fraser, inspector of
schools for the district.
Splendid musical numbers were
offered by Mr. J. E. Kania, violinist and Mr. J. L. Anderson whose
vocal selections were well received.
Mrs. J. Pynn played the piano
accompaniments for both artistes.
In his very entertaining address,
Mr. Frazer covered a diversity of
topics with ready grace. Dealing
with the curriculum of the Public
School the speaker pointed out the
progressive steps from Grade I to
Grade VIII in various subjects,
but stressed the steps in number
work, Much to his hearer's delight
old time methods were compared
with modern systems aud schemes
of pedagogy.
The effectiveness of examinations
and tests were commented upon.
Not only was the child's knowledge
measured, but the teacher could
estimate the reception of the subject by his pupils.
Standardized tests for Canadian
schools were anticpated soon. The
use of the "Normal Curve" as a
measuring rod for awarding letter
values was explained and thespeak-
er showed that it could be applied
to many conditions.
Following the programme a very
hearty vote of thanks was tendered
to Mr. Fraser. Mr. Kania and
Mr. Anderson for providing an entertainment which had proved one
of the best during the year. Nearly
fifty members and visitors were
present, Routine business was
conducted at tlie opening with Mrs.
R. Cutler presiding and Mr. J. R.
Mitchell acting secretary, Mrs. J.
Cloke and Mrs. W. Barclay were
responsible for providing excellent
refreshments at a social half hour
spent at the close of the meeting.
Dance Tax Aimed at City
Dance Halls
It is understood that the recent
law passed by the Provincial Legislature in regard to taxing proceeds from dances, was aimed at
the Dance Halls of Vancouver and
other cities, where halls are open
continuously, and in direct compe
tition with moving picture shows.
These places of amusement have
never paid an amusement tax,
although moving pictures were
paying taxes. The tax on proceeds
from picture shows has been reduced by $75,000. Where the proceeds of any dance are donated to
a worthy cause, the tax will not be
Mr. and Mrs. C. I. Cook left on
Monday for Kimberly, Nevada,
where they will reside. A large
number of friends were at the boat
to bid them farewell ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   April   9   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.
If the Ladysmith Smelter is
again put in operation, and business
conducted as published by the
southern press, it will unquestionably
be a great boon to the mining
operators of silver-lead and zinc
ores on the coast. Alice Arm
possesses a vast potential tonnage
of these ores, and the most serious
handicap to their development has
been the high cost of transportation
to a smelter treating this class of
ore. A large amount of the
deposits of silver-lead and sine ores
in this district lie near tide-water
and the cost of transporting them
to a smelter, also on tide-water can
be done at a small cost. The
operation of the Ladysmith should
result in increased activity of our
mining properties, for nowhere in
the world can ores be shipped as
cheaply as can the water-borne
ores from Alice Arm and the
north coast. The Ladysmith
smelter has had a checkered career
but now that the whole coast district is being developed on a much
larger scale than heretofore, no
anxiety should be felt as to shortage of tonnage.
Although the fresh fall of snow
during the week will impede Alice
Arm gardening operations, it will
not be very long before the ground
will be fit for the planting of seeds,
and the caring of the hardy perennials. There is not anything that
gives a better appearance to a
town than a profusion of flowers
in a well kept garden. Alice Arm
will receive a large influx of Anyox
visitors during the summer months
and a number of them will repeat
their visit if the town appeals to
them. Flowers are one of the
most appealing agents we can use.
Their planting will change a piece
of ground from an eye-sore to a
thing of beauty at a cost of a few
cents. Plant lots of flowers, both
for the benefit you will derive from
them yourself and also the admirers
of nature who pass by.
As the sun gets brighter each
day, so does the future of Alice
Arm. Each week some news
item is published in the Herald
that verifies this statement. In
recent issues we have published
Plans Made for Opening
of Ladysmith Smelter
Authentic information has been
received from London that the
Ladysmith smelter has been fully
financed there and is to be reopened,
says E. A. Haggen, writing in the
Vancouver Daily Province.
Mr. Herbert Carmichael, general
manager of the company, has returned to Canada, and will immediately take steps to rehabilitate the
smelter, and equip it up-to-date for
the treatment of silver-lead-zinc
It is probable a custom mill will
be operating in conjunction therewith to handle shipments of low
grade complex ores.
Ladysmith smelter was formerly
operated by the Tyee Copper Company for the smelting of the ores of
the Tyee mine, on Vancouver Island.
That company's operations were a
great success, financially, until the
mine became exhausted. The
smelter was then continued for some
years as a copper custom plant, but
as such failed to pay. It drew ores
from British Columbia coast, Alaska
and South America.
Carmichael, who was for many
years provincial assayer for the
Government of British Columbia,
recognizing the development of the
mineral industry, and the advance
in metallurgy, conceived the idea of
adapting it to treatment of silver
lead and silver-zinc ores. He se-
cured it, and with the assistance of
H. B, Thompson, formerly of Victoria, and food controller of Canada
during the war, succeeded in financing it in London.
Mr. Carmichael is accompanied
on his return to Canada by Mr.
Coulls, representing the British
investors in the enterprise.
In connection with the Ladysmith Smelting Company an exploration company is being organized in
London to take up and develop
mineral properties as a source of
supply of ore for the smelter. This
company will also be prepared to
assist prospectors and owners of
promising properties to develop
their mines to the point of production, in consideration of receiving
the ores.
that the Victor Spencer interests
have decided to carry out their
elaborate programme; that an option has been taken on the LaRose;
of the development of several properties; while this week we publish
an account of the encountering of
ore at the Red Point. Alice Arm
is steadily moving ahead. Steadily,
but none the less, we are progreS'
sing. Sufficient money for the
development of our mineral riches
has been our plea. This has now
commenced to flow this way, and
it is reasonable to expect, in view
of past results attained, that this
flow will ultimately reach flood
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 325, Standard Bank Building, Vancouver
Alice Arm Representative:   A. McGuire
Agent   -
Alice Arm
At the Service of Non-Residents and
Residents in tire Transaction of any
Business in this Vicinity
Help boost the District you live
in, helping yourself at the same
time.   Advertise in the Herald.
Al. Falconer
Alice Arm
Baggage, Freighting, Pack
and Saddle Horses
Slab Wood Cut any Length
Every Order Given
Immediate Attention
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.
Alice Arm
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
(Vancouver,    via     Queen     Charlotte     Islands,
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.
See 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.
Leaves Alice Arm for Anyox 9 a.m.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
Returning Same Days at 3 p.m.
Vaoant, unreserved, surveyed
Crown landi may be pre-empted by
British subjects over 18 years ot age,
and by aliens an declaring Intention
to become British aubjeota, conditional upon residence, oocupatlon,
and Improvement for agricultural
Full Information concerning regu-
ations regarding pre-emptions la
given ln Bulletin No. 1, Land Series.
"How to Pre-empt Land," copies ot
which can be obtained free of charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Viotoria, B.C., or to any Government Agent.
Records will be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which is not timber-
land, I.e., carrying over 6.000 board
feet per acre west at the Coast Range
and 8,000 feat per acre east of that
Applications for pre-emptions are
o be addressed to the Land Com
nlsaloner of the Land Recording Division, ln which the land applied for
Is situated, and are made on printed
forms, copies of which oan be obtained from the Laid Commissioner.
Pre-emptions mum be occupied foe
five years and Improvements made
to value of $10 per acre, including
clearing and cultivating at least Ave
acres, before a Crown Grant can be
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Applications are received for pur
chase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being timberlanri.
Tor agricultural purposes; m nlmurn
price of first-class (arable) land la $5
per acre, and second-class (grazing)
land $2.50 per acre. Further Information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands is given ln Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purchase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill, factory, or Industrial sites on
timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
Unsurveyed areas, not exoeeding 20 .
acres, may be leased as homesites,
conditional upon a dwelling being
erected ln the flrst year, title being
obtainable after residence and Improvement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
For gracing and Industrial purposes areas not exoeeding 640 acres
may be leased by ono person or a
Under the Oraalng Aot the Province Is divided Into gracing districts
and the range administered under n
Gracing Commissioner. Annual
graslng permits are Issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established owners. Stock-owners
may form associations tor range
management Wee, or partially free,
permits ar* available for settlers,
campers and travellers, up to ten
The Herald
$2.50 a Year
Anyox & Alice Arm
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced 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 tlie end of 1925, show an
Aggregate Value of $920,919,628
The sudstantial progress of the Mining industry of this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
figures which show the value of production for successive five-year periods: For all years to 1895, inclusive $94 547,241; forfive years. 18961900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five years-
1906-1910, $125,534,474; for five years, 1911-1915, $142,072,603; for five years, 1916-1920, $189,922,725;
1921, $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 the 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.
Practically all British Columbia Mineral Properties upon which development work has been done
are described in some one of the Annual Reports of the Minister of Mines. Those considering
mining investments should refer to such reports. They are available without charge on application
to the Department of Mines, Victoria, B. C. Reports covering eaoh of the six mineral Survey
Districts are published separately, and are available on application. Reports of the Geological
Survey of Canada, Winch Building, Vannouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA, British Columbia \\
ALICE ARM  AND  ANYOX  HERALD,   Saturday,  April  9   1927
R. K. Neill Being Sued
by Partner
Echos of the early days of the
celebrated Premier Mine, one of the
greatest gold producers in the history of mining in British Columbia
was heard at the courthouse in Vancouver when R. W. Wood, formerly
of Fernie, one of the four men who
brought the property into production
after many others had failed, issued
a writ against R. K. Neill, Spokane
mining engineer, one of his partners.
Mr. Wood alleges that under
agreement with his partners he paid
Pat Daly, who formerly had a stake
in the property, the sum of $15,000
in 1921, and that he also paid E.
Hambleton $1,500 for his services
in settling the Daly claim. It was
agreed, he claims, that each of the
partners including Neill, should pay
one fourth of this sum.
The action which Mr. Wood,
through his solicitor, R. L. Mait-
land, began against Mr. Neill, is to
recover one-fourth of these two sums
with interest since 1921, the total to
date amounting to $5,267.
George A. Clothier is
Transferred Nanaimo
Geo. A. Clothier, mining engineer for the Northwestern district,
which includes Alice Arm, Stewart,
Atlin, Terrace and distant points
down the coast has been appointed
to the Nanaimo district by Hon.
William Sloan, Minister of Mines.
He is succeeding W. A. Brewer,
who is one of the outstanding figures in provincial mining circles.
Application will probably be called
for the post vacated by Mr. Clothier.
Geo. Clothier, who is a well known
figure in every mining camp in the
north is a pioneer of the district,
and was a resident of Stewart when
that camp was placed on the map
during the boom of 1908-12.
A city and a chorus girl
Are much alike, 'tis true;
A city's built with outskirts,
A chorus girl is, too!
Much Gold Still in Fraser
Since gold was recovered from
the bars in the Fraser river sixty or
seventy years ago, many attempts,
successful and otherwise, have
been made to recover additional gold from this waterway. The
Fraser River according to Dr. G.
M. Dawson, one of Canada's greatest geologists, has flowed in its
present channel for millions of years.
Mountains have slid into it and been
washed downstream, erosions have
taken place, and all through time
gold has been deposited into the
bottom of the river. Boulders have
prevented dredging, but these same
boulders act as natural riffles, and
it is natural to imagine that among
the boulders is much platinum and
Russia is Third Largest
The Soviet Union has become the
third most populous nation in the
world, being exceeded only by China
and India. The latest census shows
that it has a population of about
Within 30 years the population
of Russia has increased 30 per cent.
The population of the old Russian
empire was 182,000,000; but 25 per
cent, of that population was separated from Russia when Poland and
the Baltic countries became independent after the world war.
After being given away at the
altar, many a bride discovers that
she has been sold.
European Educational
Personally Conducted Tours have
been arranged this Summer, under
the joint supervision of the Canadian
National Railways and the Cunard
Steamship Company to Great Britain
and Europe and return. All transportation, hotel and sight-seeing
expenses included in fares. See any
Canadian National Railway Agent
or write District Passenger Agent,
Prince Rupert, for particulars and
descriptive literature.
Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to subsection (3) of Seotion 52B of the Taxation Act,
every person who engages in, carries on or practices
any Trade, Business or Profession within the Province is required to obtain from the Commissioner of
Income Tax a Certificate of Registration before
April 30th, 1927. Application should be made to
any Provincial Assessor, from whom full information may be obtained. Certificates will be issued
without the payment of any fee therefor.
Default in complying with the provisions of
this section renders the person liable, upon summary
conviction, to a tine of $10.00 for each day during
which his default continues.
Application forms may be obtained from any"
Provincial Assessor, Government Agent, Provincial
Police Officer, or from the Commissioner of Income
Tax, Viotoria, B. C.
Surveys of Mineral Olaims, Subdivisions, Underground Surveys,
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures: Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
Loyal Order
of Moose
Anyox Lodge No. 1412
Lodge Meets 2nd. and 4th. Wednesday
in each inonth, at 8 p.m. prompt
Hetdqurters: Elks' Hall, Anyox
H. Ward
J. W. Webbter,
P. O. Box 407
Phone 329
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
W. A. WILSON, Manager
Dealers in Fresh, Salt, and Smoked Meats,
Fish and Poultry
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
A  large stock of Men's Raincoats now
on display, including all the latest styles
and colors.   All the latest styles in Men's
Hats and Caps.
LEW LUN & Co., General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
OPEN   UNTIL   10  P.M.
Notice Of Intention To Apply  '
To Lease Land
In Prince Rupert Land District,
Recording District, District of Oassiar
and situate and being part of the foreshore in front of Kshwan Indian
Reserve No. 27 on the West Bank of
Kshwan River, Hastings Arm.
Take notice that William P.
Armour, of Prince Rupert, 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
8.W. corner of Kshwan Indian
Reserve No. 27 and being on High
Water Mark; thence South to Low
Water Mark; thence easterly along
Low Water Mark to the West Bank
of the main Branch of Kshwan River;
thence Northerly along the West
Bank of Kshwan River to High
Water Mark; thence Westerly along
High Water Mark to point of commencement; and containing 160 acres
more or less.
Dated March 6th. 1027.
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.   ANDERSON,   Proprietor
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles, Etc.
W. M. ClimmingS,   Agent for all Vancouver Daily Papers
Post Office Building, Alice Arm
Producers of Copper, Coal, Coke, Benzol and
Ammonium Sulphate
Purchasers of Ores of Copper and Siliceous Ores
of Gold and Silver
MAIN OFFlCfc-Anyox, B. C. ALICE  ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday,   April   9   1927
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The S. S. Los Angeles, of Los
Angeles, arrived in port on Sunday,
April 3rd. with fuel oil for the
Granby Co. She discharged 25,000
barrels at Anyox, and left for Vancouver Sunday evening with
50,000 barrels for that port.
Mr. H. C. Frazer, inspector of
schools arrived in town on Monday.
Absolutely the latest in Men's
Suit patterns and models on display by Stan • Ballard, Anyox
Tailor Shop.
A very enjoyable evening was
spent at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
Galy, the pioneer tailors on April
1st. It being tlie occasion of the
anniversary of their silver wedding.
A number of the friends of the
couple attended and a substantial
supper was served. An enjoyable
evening was spent to the great
enjoyment of those present. Mr.
and Mrs Galy received many
beautiful presents from friends
both far and near.
T. Green arrived on Thursday
from Prince Rupert.
C. M. McDonald was an arrival
from Prince Rupert on Thursday.
Mr. and Mrs. Swartherg arrived
on Thursday from Vancouver.
M.   Montgomery  arrived   on
Thursday from Vancouver.
C. Lawson left on Thursday, for
T. J. Shenton, mines inspector,
left on Thursday for Prince Rupert.
Geo. Gillespie was a passenger
to Vancouver on Thursday.
The Ladies of the Hospital Anx-
ilary will meet at the Anyox General Hospital on Monday April
11th. at 3 p.m.
Logging Down the Bay
Chas. Ripley is down the bay
about three miles taking out logs
with a team of horses. The logs
are for use at Al. Falconer's sawmill. Mr. Ripley left last Sunday,
accompanied by R. Wilson.
The rust of idleness destroys life,
while the friction cf activity strengthens and enlarges it.
Wedding Present, Cards
and Dancing, Mark
Enjoyable Party
Continued from Page 1
orchestra was composed of Messrs.
Wm. Stevens, piano; C. Hutchison,
clarinet, E. Aubusson  traps and
It was a happy evening from the
commencement until thelast strains
of the home waltz ushered everyone to bye-bye.
The success of the evening was
due chiefly to the untiring efforts
of Mr. J. Trinder, organizer; also
to Mrs. G. W. Bruggy and Mrs.
Al. Falconer, who had charge of all
refreshments and decoration arrangements, and whose artistic
taste added immeasurably to the
evening's success. The above mentioned wish to thank everyone who
helped, and assure them that their
services were appreciated.
Cornwall Was World's Big
Copper Producer
Cornwall from earliest times has
held a leading position among the
tin fields of the world, ranking
until almost the middle of the last
century as the world's greatest producer of this metal, says a correspondent of The Economist, of London. What is not now so fully
realized is that down to the 60's
three-quarters of the world's supply
of copper also was drawn from this
single county, whose mineral resources have ever been the wonder
of miners and scientific men alike.
What strange liberties our story
writers take with their characters'
eyes!   Here are a few examples:
"His eyes roamed carelessly
around the room."
"With her eyes she riveted him
to the spot."
"He tore his eyes from her face
and they fell on the letter at her
"He drank her in with drowning
"Their eyes met fora long breathless monent and swam together."
"Marjory would often take her
eyes from the deck and cast them
far out to sea."
"He opened the door and cast
his eyes about the room."
Canada has more than 900 legislators in the House of Commons
and Senate and the nine provincial
If your luck isn't what it should
be, write a "p" in front of it and
try again.
Strange how happy a little appreciation will make a dog and a
H.   M.  SELFE
Cigari, Cigarettes ud Tobacco, Soil Drinks
Rooms for rent bjr Day Week or Month
Geo. Beaudin
M. M. STEPHENS & Co. Ltd.
The oldest Financial Office in Northern B. C.
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
We trade in all LISTED and
orders promptly attended to
Buyers or Sellers.
720 Hastings Street W.
Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Sey. 5061
Mkmber Vancouver Stock
Anyox Community
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at 7.30 p.m.
Welcome Hotel
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinki
Cigars,   Cigarettes
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Sunset Hotel
First-class Rooms for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
J. THOMAS   -   Prop.
Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich        Prop.
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,
Agent for the Alice Arm Mining & Development Co
Combine Quality With Good Looks
Our spring range of Quality Hats include all the popular shades and blocks that
can be found even in the larger centres.    Light Tans and Light Greys are favoured among the well dressed men both with fancy and solid color bands.
A Hat To Suit Every Man's Face As Well
As His Pocket
Assorted celluloid toys, Chocolate Bunnies, Chicken and other Novelties,
Easter Eggs of every size and description,
Easter Baskets, Easter Cups Etc.
5c. to $2.00 Each
A very fine assortment of Linen, Cotton,
Felt and Tweed Hats for children   in
Grey, Fawn, assorted Tweeds and combination Colors, 75c. to $1.45
"BEN Huir
The new member of the Westclox family,  relieves one of any doubt of the
correct time, and insures waking at the usual time, in the morning refreshed by
an uninterrupted sleep—not worried about oversleeping—Our stock of Westclox
clocks include: AMERICA, BIG BEN, BABY BEN and now BEN HUR
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