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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. 6,   NO. 37
Alice Arm, B. C, Saturday, March 19, 1927
5 cents each.
Large Attendance Anyox
St. Patrick's Dance
The Catholio Sooial Club held
their Annual St. Patrick's dance in
the Gymnasium. The hall was
artistically decorated for the oooasion, emerald green being the most
prominent color. The hall was
filled tooapacity with dancers who
were intent to do full justice to the
occasion. Many* of the most notable Mikes and Paddys of Anyox
fame wereiu attendance, and the
dancing brought back to them the
days gone by, when they liverf in
Brill's Isle and used to wear a
caubeen and swing a shillalagh
(vdttnoiiig on the village green.
The Mine Melodians provided
the musio for the evening. The
winners of the Midnight surprise
which consisted of a novelty dance
were Mrs. F. S. MeNicholas and
Mr. A. Smith. The judges for
this event were Mrs. J. Bryden.
Messrs. F. Larson D. Roy aud J.
S. Stewart.
Tne members of the Catholio
Club wish to thank the A. C.
for the use of the Gymnasium, to
Mr. P. Ryan who was responsible
for decorations also to Mr. Fred
Ashton for many detail services
and the congenial Jimmy Thompson for coffee brewing; also to all
those who assisted in many ways
and donated so generously in pro
viding refreshments, and helping
to make the dance such a success.
Mine Club Holds Card Party
Many tables were arranged for
bridge and whist, by the members
of the Mine Club on Tuesday even
iug Maroh 15.
Those attendingthisevent reported having spent an enjoyable even
ing, from 8 p.m. until 11 p.m. The
prize winners for bridge were Mrs.
H. Talbot, 1st prize; Mr. A. Arland
1st. prize, Mrs. E. Patton consolation.
For whist Mrs. Hellman 1st.
prize; Mr. R. Hid Jen, 1st. prize;
Miss E. Mitohell. consolation. Mr.
Robt. Strand presented the prizes.
Engagement Announced
Mr. and Mrs. Norman Fraser of
Anyox announce the engagement
of their younger daughter, Fosey
Elizabeth, to Mr. Herbert H.
Mordenson of His Worship, Mayor
H. Morden of North Vancouverand
Mrs. Morden. Tlie wedding will
take plaot iu the near future. The
bride-elect is a graduate of the
Prince Rupert General Hospital
and for the past five mouths has
been a member of the nursing staff
of the Hospital of the Good Samaritan, Los. Angeles.
Community League Officers
On Tuesday evening March 22nd
an emergent meeting of the A. 0.
L. was held in the Reoreation Hall
for the purpose of completing unfinished business and appointing
Chairmen of different Committees,
Those eleoted as officers on tlie
Council for the year 1927 are as
follows: President, Mr. R. 0. Cutler; 1st Vice-President, 0. G,
Mclntyre; 2nd. Vice-President
Mr. S. Grimason.
An Anyox  Waterfront Scene
Showing ore ships and scows ready for unloading, and a copper laden ship
departing for the south
March 17th.  was  Thirteenth Anniversary
of Operation of Anyox Smelter
Total Expenditure and Production Reach Huge Figures
C. N. R. Steamships to
Change Schedule
The C. N. R. Steamships will
inaugurate their Spring Sohedule
next week. On Monday next,
March 21st. the S. S. Prince
George will leave Vancouver on
Monday at 8 p.m.. She will
leave Prince Rupert northbound ut
10 p.m. on Wednesday, arriving in
Anyox on Thursday morning.
She will leave Anyox the same day
at 1 p.m., and arrive in Vancouver
at 2 p.m. on Saturday.
The Prince Charles, and later,
the Prince Rupert, will take care
if the Stewart run, leaving Vancouver at 8 p.m. on Thursday 'ami
arriving at Stewart on Sunday
Moose Orchestra Was
Thirteen years ago last Thursday
March 17th the first copper furnace
was blown in at Anyox by the
Granby Co. This event was an
outstanding one in the history of
the north, and the whole province.
Since that date up to the end of
1925, Anyox has produced 72,390
ozs. gold, 3,830,260 ozs. silver, and
331,187,931 pounds of copper. To
this stupendous total can be added
39,000,000 pounds of copper, which
was the approximate production for
During the past thirteen years the
payroll of the Granby Co. has averaged well over 1000 men who received approximately $2,000,000.
each year in wages. The purchase
of supplies of all kinds necessary for
the operation of the plant accounted
for an additional $2,000,000 per
year. Thus in thirteen years the
Granby Co. have paid out a total of
$52,'XX),000. This money has been
drawn from raw material, namely, a
low grade copper ore, and brains,
and energy have converted it into
wealth for the benefit ofthe province
as a whole.
In additidn to the above figures
they, have paid enormous sums in
taxes, which has materially helped
to relieve taxation, and provided the
government with funds for the upbuilding of the province. Before
the first furnace was blown in, the
Granby Co. spent millions of dollars
developing the Hidden Creek mine,
building   smeltei,   town,   wharfs,
power house, and scores of other
projects so that everything should
be in readiness for continual operation. It is therefore safe to S'«y
that the expenditure of the Granby
Co. since they first became interest
ed at Anyox is in the neighborhood
of $60,OO0,006.
The above figures are ample evi
dence of what part the mining
industry plays in the prosperity of
the province. Its development helps
everyone and hurts no one. The'
extraction of ore from the ground is
the cleanest method of creating
wealth in existence. Its increased
development is something that should
be fostered until the limit has been
reached and many more such plants
abound in the neighborhood.
Popular Alice Arm Couple
Wed in Vancouver
The wedding of Mr. J. A. Anderson and Miss Aroheua Molver of
Alice Arm was celebrated in Vancouver on Thursday Maroh 10th.
The ceremony was quietly performed at the home of Mr. and Mrs. S.
F. D. Roe, 663 Fourteenth Ave. E.
Mr. Anderson is well known in
the whole north country. He was
one of the pioneers of Stewart and
came to Alice Arm at the commencement of the Dolly Varden
operations. Miss Molver came to
Alice Arm last year.
The happy couple expect to
return home on Monday next, when
their many friends will seize the
opportunity of wishing them all
happiness in their future life.
On Monday evening at 8 p.m,
Maroh 21st. the Parent Teacher
Association will hold a meeting in
the Public School. Mr. Fraser
will be the speaker of the evening.
His subjeot will be along educational lines.
A hearty welcome is extended to
Prize Winners at Mine
Masquerade Dance
Following is a list of the prize
winners at the big masquerade
dance given by the Mine Club at
the Mine Hall.
Best dressed man, Lloyd McKay.
Best dressed lady, Mrs. McMillan
Men's best advertising, Miss
Dorothy Hanson. Miss Hanson
was taken for a man until unmasked.
Ladies' advertising, Mrs. Brown.
Original, gent, Mr. A. Morton.
Original, lady, Mrs. Peterson.
Most work in costume, Mr. Jaok
Smith for gentlemen, and Mrs.
Thompson for ladies.
Comic, Mr. Alfred Grandholm.
Prizes were donated by the following: Messrs. W. R. Lindsay,
J. A. Swanson, A. S. Baillie, H.
C. Corbin Clothing Co. through
their representative, Nels Bloom,
Confederation Life Assurance Co.
through their agents, H. P. Por-
teous, and F. B. MoLellan, the
Mine Club.
Compliments are due to Mr.
Steve Jones chairman of the Dance
Committee for the success attained
and also to Mrs. Peterson and her
assistants who supervized the refreshments.
Alice  Arm Celebrates  St
Patrick's Day
The seventeenth of Old Ireland
did not' pass by without recognition
on the part of Alioe Arm.
In the afternoon the ohildren of
the town were the guests of Mrs. L,
O'Connor, and an enjoyable time
was spent by the juveniles.
During the evening Mr. and Mrs.
J. Graham were hosts to a card
party and dance at the Alice Arm
Hotel. A large number attended.
Bridge was played until midnight,
the winners being, ladies' first
prize, Mrs. M. Smith; Men's first
prize, Mr. A. Falconer; consolation
prize, Mr. F. L. Housley.
Following refreshments, dancing
was enjoyed until the small hours,
when a very enjoyable evening terminated all too soon.
The editor of the Grand Forks
Gazette gives a prize eaoh year to
whoever gathers the first wild
buttercups. The editor of the
Herald is willing to do likewise
regarding Anyox.
Last week, in our news columns,
regarding the Mine Club's Masquerade Dance we stated that the Mine
Melodians' Orchestra were responsible for the bewitching music. Our
notice has been drawn to the fact
that this was an error, for it was the
Moose orchestra, who were responsible for the excellent music dispensed, and whose splendid rendition
made the dancers loth to leave.
This orchestra, who is creating
an enviable reputation is composed
of the following artistes:
J. W. Webster, piano; Robt.
Brooks, violin; Harry Ward, saxophone; J. J. H. Varnes, trombone;
O. J. Hutchings, drums. They are
open for engagements at all times.
Occasionally errors will creep in
even in the best of publications, and
we are always pleased to make a
correction when this embarrasing
event occurs.
Results of the Week's Basket
Ball Games at Anyox
The Celtics downed the Concentrators 30-20, in the senior fixture
on Friday 11th. The game was
fast and open with the students
displaying better team work. Both
teams battled on even terms for
the first half which ended 14-14.
but Stewart McLachlan put his
team ahead with a total of 24
points for the evening.
Peters and Asimus refereed.
Concentrator: J. Stewart-10,
C. Beaulieu-6, J. McColl, D. Mcleod, G. Moffatt, J. MoConaohie-4.
Celtics; S. McLachlan-24, C.
MoDonald, J. Lazoreek 2, A. Lind-
gren"4, E. Clay.
In the Girls game Julia Calderone starred for the Mine with 14
points. The Mine won from the
Freshies 18-6.
Mine: T. Deeth-2, M. O'Neill, P.
McMillan-2. M. Johnson.
Freshies: Z. Sutilovich-2, T.
Gordon-2, C. Nucich-2, P. Dermody
V. Eve.
George Hewston, an old time
resident of Anyox and Grand Forks
fame died on January 16th and
left an estate of $12,056.
The snow will soon be gone and
the old cans, bottles and ashes will
commence to show up. Clean up
around the house, it looks better. ALICE   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD,   Saturday:''March   19   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 Status, $8.00
Notices for Crown Grants -   -   $15.1)1)
Land Notices -   i -      -      -      $15.00
Transient Advertising, 50c. per inch
Contract Bates on Application.
E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
During next August the Imper
ial and Metallurgical Congress will
be held in Canada and a thousand
engineers from various parts of the
Empire will have an opportunity
to inspect the leading mining developments. Two tours have been
planned for their benefit; the first
group will leave Montreal, August
23rd, and travel through Ottawa,
Toronto, Niagara Falls, Port Col-
borne, Hamilton, Sudbury, North
Bay, South Lorrain, Cobalt, Hail-
bury, Kirkland Lake, Timmins and
Cochrane. From there it will,
turn west, stopping at Minaki,
Estevan, Banff, Calgary, Fernie,
•Kimberley, Kootenay Landing,
Nelson, Tadnac or (Trail), Princeton, Vancouver, Britannia and
Victoria. It will return east on
September 16th. via. Vancouver,
Jasper Park, Stereo, Cadomin, Edmonton, Wainright, Saskatoon,
Winnipeg, Fort William and Port
Arthur, Cochrane, Taschereau,
' Rouyn, Quebec, Thetford Mines
and Sherbrooke, arriving again in
Montreal on the morning of September 28th. exactly five and one
half weeks after the opening of the
Congress, having travelled approximately 7,500 miles.
The second group will accompany the first as far as Cochrane on
the outward journey and then turn
east, visiting Rouyn, Arvida, Quebec, Thetford Mines, Sherlock,
Minto, Msncton, New Glasgow,
and Sydney. It will embark there
for Port-aux-Basque in Newfoundland, where it will cross the Island
to St. John's.
The main object.of the Congress
will be a thorough inspection of
the mineral resources of the country.
Sessions and speeches will be subsidiary; days spent in the mining
camps, and discussions with operators, will be of first importance.
The personal and the itinerary
should make this Congress one of
the most interesting events of the
Those who mapped out the
route of the members of the congress
ignored the northern portion of
British Columbia. Instead of turning about-face at Vancouver and
proceeding to Jasper, why was it
not arranged for the party to come
Canadians Investing In
Own Mines
Addressing a meeting in Toron
to, Ontario, recently, Dr. J. Mack
intosh Bell stated that Canadians
derived the greatest financial benefit from tlieir own mineral resources. He said that 54 per oent of
the shareholders iu Canadian
mines were Canadians; 30 per cent
Americans; 13 per oent British,
and 2 per cent citizens of the other
countries, Dr. Bell regretted that
British capital was suoh a small
part in the Canadian Mining industry. However he said their
were real signs of increasing interest in Great Britain, and he
thought that they were realizing
that, despite some inevitable fiascos
file Canadian mines were making
vast strides.
Roy Clothier Buys Slocan
Roy L. Clothier, of Victoria, well
known in the north and especially
Stewart, where he resided for a
number of years, has bought the
Dardenelles group of claims near
Sandon, in the Slocan. The Dardenelles was formerly owned by
Sir Charles Hibbert Tupper, of
Vancouver, and the late Captain
Charles Clarke and Messrs. Edward
White and J. T. L. Meyers of Victoria. The workings were closed
down twenty years ago owing to
there being so little demand for
lead and zinc at that time. Mr.
Clothier intends to commence operations on the property in June.
Farmer (to druggist)—now, be
sure an' write plain on them hot
ties which is for the Jersey cow
and which is for my wife. I don't
want nothin' to 'appen to that
Jersey cow.
Others'    opportunities     always
seem to be better than one's own.
north and leave Prince Rupert for
Jasper via the C. N. R. The
Empire's largest copper producing
plant at Anyox could then be inspected and the rich mineral districts of Alice Arm and Stewart
could also be investigated. The
mineral districts of Hazelton and
Smithers could also be examined
while enroute for the east. The
northern portion of British Columbia
is the only part of the Dominion
of Canada, that will not be visited
No delay should be made by public bodies in the north to rectify
the grave error made in eliminating
the richest mineral district of the
province from the visitors' itenerary
In this respect Alice Arm can
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 Ac Service ol Non-Residcnti ud
Residents in tlie Trusictioo 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 Cat 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
IVancouver,    via     Queen     Charlotte     Islands,
___ fortnightly.
Trains leave Prince Rupert each Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
at 11.30 turn., for Jasper,  Edmonton, Winnipeg, direct connections for all points Bast and South.
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 Pasienger 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
Jrown landi map h* pre-empted by
lirltlah subject* over II years ot age,
and by aliens a* declaring Intention
io become BrlUib subjects, conditional upon residence, oocupatlon,
nid Improvement far agricultural
Full Information ooncernlng regulations regarding pre-emptions Is
fiven In Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,
'How to Pre-empt Land," copies ot
.vhlch can be obtained tree of charge
>y addressing th* Department of
.ands, Victoria, B.C., or to any Government Agent.
Records will be granted, covering
inly land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which Is inn tlnibor-
<and, I.e., carrying over 5,000 board
feet per acre west of the Coast Range
and 8,000 feot per acre east of that
Applications for pre-emptions aru
u be addressed to the Land Corn-
nlssloner of the Land Recording Dl
lslon, In which the land applied for
Is situated, and are made on printed
urms, copies of which oan be ob-
alned from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must bo occupied for
five years and Improvements made
to value of $10 per aero, including
clearing and cultivating at least five
acres, before a Crown Qrant can be
For more detailed Information see
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Applications are received for purchase of vacant and unreserved
Crown lands, not being tlmberland.
for agricultural psanpssss; minimum
prloe of flrst-olas* (arable) land is $5
per acre, and sec*ad-class (grazing)
land |2.60 per acre. Further Information regarding purchase or lease
of Crown lands Is given in Bulletin
No. 10, Land aerie*, "Purchase and
Lease of Crown Lands."
Mill, factory, or Industrial sites on
timber land, not exoeeding 40 acres,
may be purchased or leased, the conditions Including payment of
Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20
acres, may be leased as homesltes,
conditional upon a dwelling bplnr
ereoted In the flrst year, title beinjx
obtainable after residence and Improvement conditions are fulfilled
and land has been surveyed.
For grazing and Industrial purposes areas not exceeding 640 acres
may be leased by one person or a
Under th* Oraalng Aot th* Proviso* la divided Into gracing districts
and the range administered under •»
Orating Commissioner. Annual
grazing permits ar* Issued based on
numbers ranged, priority being given
to established owner*. Stock-owners
may form associations for range
management Free, or partially free,
permit* ar* available ter settlers,
camper* and travellers, op 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 the end of 1925, show an
Aggregate Value of $920,919,628
The audstantial progress of the Mining industry of this Province is strikingly exhibited in the following
flaures which show the value of production for successive five-year periods: For all years to 1895, inclusive 894 547 241- forfive years, 1896 1900, $57,607,967; for five years, 1901-1905, $96,507,968; for five years-
1906-1910 $125 534,474; for five years, 19U-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,
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 j
in the Dominion, or any Colony in the British Empire.
Mineral locations are granted to discoverers for nominal fees. _ j
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 dono
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 oovering each of the six mineral Survey
Districts are published separately, and are available on application. Reports of the Geologioal
Survey of Canada, Winch Building, Vancouver, are recommended as valuable sources of information.
Full information, together with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtained gratis by addressing
VICTORIA, British Columbia 4?
ALICE  ARM  AND  ANYO.X   HERALD,   Saturday,  March   19  1927
Radio Industry  Large
Copper Consumer
Locomotives May Install
Copper Fittings
In 1924 the Radio industry ooir
sumed betweeavtwo and three
million pounds* of oopper in the
manufacture of-'teceiving sets, both
amateur and faqtory made. In
the last two year's this consumption has shown .a surprising increase. The pon^piption of copper
in radio is noW!funuing between
eight and ten million pounds per
year. One pf", the newest refinements is "Shielding"—enolosing
each circuit of a set in a grounded
sheet copper box—which may ofi
itself in a year's time increase the
figure given above to'sixteen oi
twenty million pounds.
European countries have always
been large consumers of oopper for
locomotive lire boxes aud boiler
tubes, instead of steel, as is the
practice on railroads iu the United
States and Canada. Copper.Hre-
boxes and copper or brass boiler
tubes are standard ou the railroads
of England, France, Germany,
Belgium, and Russia and in many
of their colonies, and dominions.
In order touring to the attention of American railroad oflioials
the advantages! which European
railroads have found in copper
equipped locomotives—such as
improved heat transfer and lowered maintenance, especially in bad:
water districts—the Copper and
brass Research Association is now
co-operating with a well-known
western railroad on complete service tests of a powerful locomotive
which is equipped with a firebox
and copper boiler tubes. The number of locomotives on the railroads
of the United States totals over
seventy thousand, and the amount
of copper sheet and tube which
might be applied to any one locomotive would vary from ten thousand to thirty thousand pounds.
Surveys of Mineral (Maims, Subdivisions, Underground  Surveys,
High class printing ot all
descriptions promptly and
:   : neatly executed   :   :
Pamphlets      Programmes
Posters   Letterheads
Envelopes   Billheads
Admission Tickets
Etc.   Etc.
* •:•
Prompt delivery on every
•••   •••   •**
Herald Printing Office
Alice Arm
Divorces in B. C. Increasing
Divorces granted in Canada during the year were ten per oent
higher than in 1925 aud were the
largest in number so far recorded
in any one year. The total for all
provinces was 608 against 551 in
1925. The number in»Briti8h Columbia was 166. Alberta being
next highest with 154; Tlie largest increases were alio in'the provinces of Alberta and British Columbia, 53 and 17 per went respectively.
Canadians Own Big Percentage of Homes
The number of Canadian liomes
is 2,001,512, according to census
returns; 62 per cent, are owned
and 38 per oent are' rented. The
average Canadian family is 4.62,
and the proportion of men to worn
eu—which is exceptionally high—
is 103 to 100. Canada spends more
than $120,000,000 annually on education.
Anaconda Co. Closes Mines
Anaconda Copper Miuiug Company suspended operations in February at the Mountain "View and
Steward mines. Unofficial estimates place the number of men
thrown out of employment at
1500. The unsatisfactory condition of the copper market is the
cause given.
Home for Old Miners
If a bill before- the Arizona
State legislature becomes a law,
50,000 acres of state land will be
sold to provide funds for the erection of a state hospital for old and
disabled miners. The bill has
already been approved by the senate oohtinittee as a whole.
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.
Loyal Order
of Moose
Anyox Lodge No. 1412
Lodge Meets 2nd. and 4th. Wednesday
in each month, at 8 p.m. prompt
Heidqturters: Elks' Hill, Anyox
H. Ward
J. W. Webster,
P. O. Box 407
Phone 829
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
Lord Willingdon,; Governor-General of Canada is seen above
wearing his first coon skin coat. This winter was his first
experience of real cold weather, and he is apparently enjoying
the, comforts of a fiir coat. Lord and Lady Willingdon are
now touring Canada, and will visit the principal cities of British
Columbia. Lord Willingdon was formerly governor of Bombay
and Madras.
Everything For Work,  Sport
And Leisure
For work:  Mackinaw Pants, and Shirts,   Heavy Underwear,
Socks, Goodrich Rubbers, etc.    For Sport:   Skates,   Hockey
Sticks and Pucks.    For   Leisure:   Seagrass .Ajjm ^Chairs for
i  iw'1       fireside comfort on cold winter evenjngs.
Ladies' Silk Wear
Silk Dresses and Underwear of all descriptions at attractive prices. A large stock of
Silk gtockings in all colors, and a real
bargain. A large assortment of silk goods
by the yard.
LEW LUN & Co., General Merchants
West Side of Smelter ANYOX, B. C.
OPEN  UNTIL  10   P.M.
Meals Served at All Hours
GUS.. ANDERSON,   Proprietor
Candies, Magazines, Stationery,
[j   Proprietary Medicines, Toilet Articles. Etc.
W. M. CumillingS,   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
For Giving your Message Publicity the Herald Advertising
Columns Can Not be Beat ALICE  ARM  AND   ANYOX  HERALD,   Saturday,   March ?:19 1927
j      ANYOX NOTES      j
C. A. Rogers arrived on Monday
from Vancouver,
A. W. Kerr was a passenger
from Vanoouver on Monday.
Mrs. C. Clay left on Monday for
Prince Rupert, to attend the graduation of her daughter, Miss B.
Clay, of the General Hospital
staff.   She returned on Thursday.
The Favorite smoke, the El
Doro Cilgar.
Mr. Chris Cane spent the weekend at Alice Arm, returning on
Monday morning. Rumor hath it
that he is anxious as to the line-up
of the Alice Arm baseball team
this year.
Arrivals on Thursday from Vancouver, were: R. D. Holmes and
Mr. Cunningham, H. Brooks, R.
Cantalini, D. M. Iscas, D. C. Scott.
Arrivals on Thursday from
Prince Rupert, were: Geo. Pearson, E. A. Garrett, H. McLeod,
H. Hanson.
Miss Andrews was a passenger
to Vancouver on Thursday.
Those leaving on Thursday for
Prince Rupert, were: C. R. Rogers,
R. H. Ives, B. Smith, M. Dobson.
A full report of the debate conducted by High School students
recently will be published next
week. Owing to lack of space it
was not permissable this week.
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Mrs. H. Nucich left on Monday
on a visit to Prince Rupert.
T. W. Falconer arrived home on
Tuesday from Anyox, where he has
spent two weeks in the Hospital
with an attack of influenza.
Constable W. Smith of Anyox
was a week-end visitor, returning on
Monday. Saturday was pay-day at
the logging camp.
A. Davidson left yesterday
morning for the Silver Hoard
property in the Upper Kitsault
Country. He will extend the present tunnel.
H. F. Kergin M. L, A. arrived
home yesterday from Viotoria,
where he has been attending parliament for the past ten weeks.
G. W. Bruggy arrived home
yesterday from a business trip to
H.   M.  SELFE
Notice Op Intention To Apply
To Lease Land
In Prince Rupert Land District,
Recording District, District of Cassiar
and situate and being part of the foreshore in front of ICsliwun Indian
Reserve No. 27 on the West Bank of
Kshwan Biver, Hastings Arm.
Take notice that William P.
Armour, of Prince Bupert, B. C,
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 along
Low Water Mark to the West Bank
of the main Branch of Kshwan Biver;
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. 1927.
Has just received hit spring samples
from Lowndes & Co., Toronto.
These are very pleasing patterns,
and something new in design. Yonr
inspection is cordially invited, and
a perfect fit guaranteed.
PHONE  190
Beach Recreation Hall:
Pictures:  Tuesdays,
Thursdays, and Saturdays
Mine Recreation Hall:
Pictures:   Wednesdays and
Help the Organization
that Serves You
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
J. M. Morrison, who has spent
the winter in Anyox, arrived yesterday. He plans to spend some
time here.
P. Gallagher, who has spent the
week in Anyox receiving medical
attention, returned home yesterday.
Following last week's daily
small snow storms, this week has
been one of brilliant sunshine, with
orisp evenings. The snow promises to be off the ground quite as
early as in former years. The bare
ground is already commencing to
show on the Wharf Road.
No wise man ever questions a
ohild in public unless he is sure of
the answer.
Cigari, Cigarettes ud Tobacco, Soft Drinks
Rooms for rent by 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 lo club manager
Anyox Community
The Council of the League
meets on the Second and
Fourth Wednesday of each
month, in Recreation Hall,
at/.30 p.m.
We trade in all LISTED and
Orders promptly attended to
Buyers or Sellers.
720 Hasting. Street W.
Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Sey. 5061
Member  Vancouver Stock
Welcome Hotel
\ Alice Arm
Comfortable Rooms lor Rent
Tobacco and Soft Drinks
1 Cigars,   Cigarettei
A. BEAUDIN, Proprietor
Sunset Hotel
First-das* Rooms for Rent,
by Day, Week or Month
J. THOMAS   -   Prop.
Alice Ann
Comfortable Rooms for Rent
By Day, Week or Month at
Reasonable Rates
N. Sutilovich       Prop.
Men's And Boy's
$8.75 TO $14.75
$17.75 TO $42.50
Up-To-Date Range of Popular Models
Made from High Grade Materials, by Skilled Tailors
Never in the history of Northern B. C. has there been an otter of this kind.
And would suggest taking full advantage
You buy one suit at Regular Price and get*
an Additional Suit of Equal Value for
Sale Starts Monday, March 21st.
A Small Deposit Will hold any of these suits at this Price, for One Week


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