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 A little paper
with all the
f news and a big
Published in the interests of Alice Arm and Anyox, B. C.
$2.00 a Year
Alice Arm and {
Anyox. S2.25 to '.
all other points, j
VOL. 14,   NO. 7
Alice Abm, B. C, Friday, August 24, 1934
5 cents each.
Operations at Esperanza
WiU Soon Commence
Much Ore Broken Down In
Stopes and Drifts
Elks Take The Lead In
Baseball Cup Series
Errors of Oddfellows Prove
While aotive operations have not
yet commenced at the Esperanza
mine near Alice Arm. it is understood that the delay will be only
a matter of a few days. Arrangements for a resumption of operations are being rapidly pushed
ahead so that as much outside
repair work oan be done before the
bad weather commences in the fall.
It is understood that the engineers
who reoently examined the property
were favorably impressed after the
The editorial staff of the Herald
paid a visit this week to the Esperanza mine and also the Alice property adjoining. We were conducted through the mine by Mr. T. H.
Payne, and were shown the ore
bodies in the various tunnels and
the stopes and old drifts full of
milling ore. We examined the
dumps which will be run through
the concentrating mill—and from
which we obtained some good ore
samples. A stiff climb up the hill
brought us to the Alice property.
Here we were shown the surface
showings by Mr. N. Fraser, who is
driving a tunnel to encounter the
ore at depth. Some extraordinary
high grade ore was shown us in
this ore body, which is from 5 to 6
feet wide and has been traced on
the surface for a distance of 600
feet in varying widths. The successful encountering of this ore at
depth will add considerably to the
value of the Esperanza ore bodies.
Dr. J. T. Mandy Examines
Mining Properties
Dr. J. T. Mandy, who has been
examining mining properties in the
Alice Arm district arrived down
from the Upper Kitsault Country
on Wednesday night, and since
then has been completing his work
in the mining section near the town.
In oompany with Mrs. Mandy, who
has been a guest at the Alice Arm
Hotel, he is leaving today for
Before his departure, Dr. Maud?
stated that he had unbounded faith
in the Alice Arm district, and that
with the large ore bodies known to
exist he expected considerable mining aotivity in this distriot iu time
not far distant.
The Elks played steady ball behind their star pitcher to take the
ganie of August Hth. and thus
take a lead cf two games to one
from their fraternal foe in the
Granby Cup Series. Lazorek's
pitching was fully as effective as
big Nick's but his support was terrible. Bronson Hunt subbing for
Charlie Musser at short, whose lung
power is greater than his baseball
ability, actually pulled his gloved
hand in rather than take Fred
Whitehouse'sdrive in the third inning. As this none too difficult
blow drove in two runs, Ed. Blundell can just about charge the de-
feat of his boys up to the garrulous
blonde. Considering the closeness
of the score and the number of
errors in tl '. Jdfullow infield, it is
only reasonable to assume that
with their versatile captain, Char
lie Musser in the lineup, the result
woilld have been decidedly diff'.u ent.
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I.O.O.F.    1 2 0 0 0 0 f    3   5  5
B.P.O.E.   0 2 2 0 0>0 -   4  6   1
Batteries: Lazorek :tud Vincenzi;
N. Chenoski and Whitehouse.
Ross Oatman Tennis Champ.
For Sixth Consecutive
Defeating W. Barber rather easily in the final of the Anyox Open
Tennis Championship, Ross Oatman registered his sixth consecutive win on this title. The match
was played on Friday, August 17th.
the soore being 6-2, 6-2, 6-2. Although the season started off well,
with indications of much keen competition, the calibre of tenuis has
not been very high this year.
Miss K. Eve's victory in the
Ladies' Singles was well deserved.
Although her opponent, Miss
Leighton, played a steady and
watchful game, Miss Eve displayed
nice control and greater versatility.
The game was played in beautiful
weather and was well worth
Stranded Picnickers In An
Awkward Predicament
Elks Capture Baseball
Oddfellows  No  Match For
The Antlered Herd
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Eiich, at
Anyox General Hospital, on Sunday, August I9th, a son.
Not content with the league
championship, the Elks had to
step out and wind up tiie 1934
baseball season by humiliating the
Oddfellows 8-1 and take the Granby
Cup down to their Club Rooms as
well. The Oddfellows appeared
formidable in the first inning.
Hunt hit Chenoski's first pitch for
two bases and promptly scored.
The Oddfellows then filled the
bases and kept them filled but
could not tally again, two men be
ing forced out at the plate. After
this inning the boys in blue were
helpless. Gibson sent one of Har
dy's slow balls over the creek and
circled the bases on it, not gaining
oredit for a homer however, as the
ball was in the infield before he
reached third. The Oddfellows
were very erratio iu their fielding,
although G, Anderson and White
stood out with some very tine fly
This completes the regular schedules for 1934, Iu the early season
the games were close and the baseball was good. However in the
latter stages the Elks began to
How would you like to find your
bon t stranded ou a beach at Larcom
Island, the tide relentlessly going
out and a weary wait of several
hours ahead of yon? How would
you like to watch your would-be
rescuers on the Cuprite zigzagging
around iu distance, evidently fearing the worst and looking for—no,
we can't say it? And then wouldn't it jar you to find out afterwards
that they had blankets, food, and
some nice liquid refreshments on
board, and you missed it all? We
understand the three grown-ups
are gradually living down the
tragic memory. They landed home
at 4 a.m. under their own power.
Ex-Ruperts Leaders In
The Anyox Softball
Formidable as it appeared in the
early part of May last, when no
less than fifty-six games were scheduled to be played throughout the
season, the Anyox Softball League
has been completed. It was carried
through without a hitch, attendance at every game was good, and
keen interest was sustained
throughout. Iu other words soft-
ball has found a soft spot in tlie
hearts of Anyox people, and has
justified the faith whioh its promoters had in it.
Leading the league are the Ex-
Ruperts, with the Adanacs second,
Roustabouts third, and Bonanza
fourth. The Millers actually tied
with Bonanza for fourth place, but
due to shift work the latter would
have been unable to play off with
Bonanza for about two weeks, so
in a true sporting spirit they have
withdrawn in favor of the buoket
men. The four teams mentioned
will now engage in a series of play
off games to deoide the champion
ship of the Beach League.
Pretty Anyox Wedding
Solemnized Friday
Roustabouts Collapse In First
Playoff Game
In the first of the play-off games
for the Beach Softball championship, played on Monday the 20th.
the Roustabouts went down to defeat before the Adanacs, the score
being 14-2.
Boys Find Good Fishing At
Bowman Lakes
W. Barber, who has been on relief duty at the Canadian Bank of
Commerce, left on Friday for Prince
show a marked superiority, which
somewhat dimmed the local interest in the game. It would be productive of better baseball in future
years if the baseball commission
kept some control over the relative
strength of the teams.
R. H. E.
B.P.O.E. 0222200 8 9 3
I.O.O.F.   1000000   1   4   5
Batteries:     N.   Chenoski   and
Whitehouse; Hardy and Vinoenzi.
Throe Anyox boys—George and
Bobby Kent aud Bruoe McMaster
—have recently made some astonishing catches of Rainbow trout at
Bowman Lake. Starting off in
company with J. Hauber, who left
them at 11 Mile, they reached the
lake safely, although the trail is in
a very bad state. On their first
day's fishing they caught 65 Rainbow trout, fishing with flies. After
a five-days' stay they started for
Alice Arm and when within six
miles George Kent had the misfortune to slip on a brush hook aud
out his hand open. They arrived
just too late to catch the boat for
Anyox, but F. C. Graham put several stitches in the wound, which
is healing favorably.
A pretty wedding was solemnized
in Anyox on Friday morning the
17th, when Miss Cecelia Isabel Desjardins, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
John Desjardins, of Terrace, became the bride of Mr. Josesh Wilson McConnell, youngest son of the
late Mr. and Mrs. David McConnell
of Belfast, Ireland. The ceremony
took place in the Catholic Church,
Rev. Father Murie officiating. The
church was prettily decorated
with flowers.and greenery for the
occasion. The wedding music was
played by Mrs. C. Harman, and the
choir of the church rendered special
items. Mrs. J. M. Normandeau,
sister of the bride, was Matron of
honour, and Mr. James McGuire
gave the bride in marriage.
The bride was most charming in
a white swagger suit and white
crepe hat, with white shoes and kid
gloves. She carried a bouquet of
gladiolas, sweet peas and roses.
Mrs. Normandeau wore a green and
brown dress of Romer crepe, and
a browii velvet toque with accessories to match. She carried a bouquet of sweet peas and roses.
A reception was afterwards held
at the home of Mrs. Normandeau,
at which several friends and relatives were present. The bride's
table was decorated in silver and
pale pink, and carried a handsome
three-tier cake. The couple left by
boat the same evening for a visit to
Terrace, from which point they
will go to Chilliwack, where they
will reside.
Caretaker  Must
Hoop Referee
Applications are being invited
by the A. C. L. Council for the
position of full time attendant at
the Gymnasium this winter. Applicants must be fully able to take
the position of basketball referee
This is due to the fact that basket
ball is the most important part of
the activities at the Gym. in the
winter months* Applications have
been called for in outside news
papers, but everything being equal
preference will be given to looal
Mine Will Make Strenuous
Efforts To Win Trophy
Always appearing to have some-\,
thing up their sleeve unknown to
the other fellow, it is quite possible
that the Mine softballers will spring*
a surprise when the question of supremacy between themselves and
the Beach has to be settled. A
handsome trophy cup has been
donated by Messrs Lambie aud
Stone for the softball championship
of Anyox, and it is certain the
Mine League winners will make a
determined bid for this coveted
Engagement Announced
The engagement is announced of
Gladys Wenonah, youngest daughter of Mr. W. E. Ballentine of
Anyox to Mr. John Ryan, eldest son
of Mrs. S. Reynolds of Vancouver,
B. C. The wedding will take place
| on September 17th at Anyox. ALICE   AK.M   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Friday.   August, 25 • 1984
Alice Arm & Anyox Herald
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E. MOSS, Editor and Publisher.
Credit Due to B. C.
Mining Companies
The news published in our last
issue that the estimated mineral
production of the province for the
first six months of this year will ex
ceed by 63.2 per cent that of the
first six months of 1933 makes
pleasant reading for everyone in the
province. This increase means that
additional millions of dollars will be
placed in, circulation among the
people of British Columbia. Those
receiving the first benefits are the
people employed in the mining industry, and shareholders of those
companies paying dividends, but
eventually this money will percolate
from one industry to another until
all receive benefits. This increase
of mineral production is one sure
sign that business in general is improving. It shows that the manufacturing industry needs larger
supplies of metals for its increasing
business. It also shows that British Columbia mining companies
have reduced their costs so that
they can successfully compete in the
world's markets, and tor this they
are to be highly commended. Much
credit is due the big mining companies for the advancement they
have made in the treatment of their
ores. They have reduced their operating costs without unduly decreasing wages, and at the present
time British Columbia can boast of
quite a number of the most highly
efficient mining, milling and smelting plants in the world. Under the
fiercest kind of world competition
during the past few years all of the
big mining companies of the province have successfully carried on,
and to these companies the people
owe a deep debt of gratitude.
Heavy  Shipments   Of
Concentrates and Ore
From Stewart
Outlook For Silver Is
Permanently Improving
• Everyone in Canada and in the
United States has read and heard a
lot about silver, especially during
the past few months. Silver has
been given a lot of publicity, and
the result is that the price is now
around 50 cents an ounce, with the
probability of its going substantially higher. Just how high it is
necessary to rise before large operations will be re-commenced in the
Alice Arm district is not known.
One thing however is plain to all,
that with the improved methods of
milling ores, plus the lower cost of
general supplies now prevailing in
comparison with 1919-29, it is possible to successfully mine large
bodies of ore much more cheaply
than during the ten years previous
The Stewart News
The Coastwise Steamship and
Barge Co. freighter S. S. Bornite,
Captain Cameron, docked this week
with a large cargo of general freight
for Premier in addition to some
2,000 boxes of powder.
Loading some 1,500 tons of concentrates from Premier, together
with 43 tons of concentrates and 15
tons of high grade ore-from Dunwell
sailed for Anyox yesterday, towing
a scow with 500 tons of low grade
ore from the Dunwell mine for theil1
smelter at Anyox. According to
report the Bornite will take a
heavy load of copper from Anyox,
making in all the largest shipment
south in two years. It is further
rumoured that business is picking
up to an extent that warrants placing another ore carrier on the run.
The Griffco is expected to go into
commission for this purpose.
Big Plane Takes In Mining
Supplies To Unuk River
The Stewart News
The Canadian Airways Fokker
Seaplane, Pilot F. M, McGregor
and Mechanic W. J, Jacquot, arrived from their Fisheries Patrol base
at Swanson Bay on Saturday last,
and with good flying weather from
Sunday until Wednesday night took
into the Unuk some 4500 pounds,
which includes about nine men with
their supplies and diamond drill
equipment. As soon as weather
permits, it is the intention to complete the work which it is estimated
will require some three more trips.
In all, the plane has this year
taken in crews for three syndicates.
The Unuk River Gold, which was
the first in the field, and holds some
22 claims on the big zone. The-
Unuk Valley Gold, which has some,
16 claims on the northern extension
of the same zone, and a syndicate
composed of Prince Rupert men,
headed by Doctor Carson. The
first two syndicates are composed
of members of the staff at Premier.
Olof Hanson M. P. Is Again
Chosen Liberal Candidate
With some seventy-five delegates
present from various parts of the
riding, Olof Hanson, M. P., received the unanimous endorsation
and nomination of Skeena Liberals
at a Convention held in Prince
Rupert on August 10th, several
delegates pointing to the prompt
service and action the present member had always given to requests
from his constituents.
The nomination of Mr. Hanson
was made by George Nickerson in
a speech that roused great enthusiasm and S. J. Mayer applied suitable remarks in seconding the
nomination. Others speaking to
the motion were M. P. McCaffery
of Prince Rupert and L. B. Warner of Smithers, these speaking on
a motion to close the nominations.
Big Increase  In  Canadian
Canadian dividend payments in
Jul) 1934, amounted to $17,632,095
as compared with $13,580,939 in
Jnly 1933, and $14,681,434 in July
1932. For the first seven months
of 1934 dividend disbursments show
an increase of over thirty million
dollars as a result of the consistent
increase month by month in the
current year to date, as compared
with the corresponding period of
the previous year. The cumulative
total of dividends paid during the
year to date is reported at $114,-
The first car of 1934 wheat from
the Manitoba district was shipped
on August 1st over Canadian Nat-J
ional lines from St. Jean , Manitoba
to Fort William, Ontario.
Advertise in the Herald
Canada Still Maintains Favorable Trade Balance
Dominion exports for July were
$56,786,666, the decrease in the
value of wheat exports being more
than made up in increases of exports of newsprint and automobiles
and parts. Imports totalled $44,-
j 45,990. The favourable balance
for the four months of the fiscal
year to the end of July was $27,-
to 1929. Silver at 50 cents an
ounce today is probably as good as
60 cent silver in 1929. As soon as
the present price appears stabilized
we can expect major activities at
Alice Arm.
Make the Hotel Gioivenor your
home while in Vancouver. Here
is every comfort and service—
cheerful lounge, writing and iraok-
ing roomi, dining room. Just two
blocks away is the centre of Vancouver'! shopping and theatre district.   Rates are very reasonable.
Det'd Bath
With Bath
Det'd Bath $9.00
With Bath 112.001
■    V.anrmiri'f't'lloul .,( JJiiiiWliuiri i
Rale i /'torn
A Complete Line
We have on hand at all times a Complete Line of Men's
Wearing Apparel, including Heavy and Dress Boots and
Shoes. Rubbers of all kinds, Underclothes, Shirts, Socks,.,
Hats, Caps, Heavy Woollen Pants, Mackinaw Coats and
Pants, Windbreakers, Dress Suits, Waterproof Coats,
Overalls, Gloves, Etc
General Merchants, Anyox West side of Smelter.
OPEN   UNTIL   10   P.M.
Bread,  Cakes, Pastry,
First-class Business Lots at
$200   each, and   Residential
Lots as low as $25,
Now ia the Time to Buy Property
Agent for Alice Arm Mining
and Development Co.
We carry at all times a Full Line of First Class
Groceries;   also Heavy and Shelf Hardware.
Clothes,   Boots,   Shoes  aud   Rubbers   of   all
descriptions,   A large stock to choose from
Alice Arm
I   The value of gold production increased by 22.6
per cent, in 1933, with indications that it will
considerably expand during 1934.
Investors are invited to apply for authoritative
information regarding mining development in
the Province
Annual Report of the Honourable the Minister of
Mines, -for the calendar year 1933.
"Placer Mining in British Columbia."
Non-Metallic Mineral Investigations: "Barite," "Asbestos;" "Glassware;" "Clay;" "Magnesite and Hydro-
For Results, Advertise in the
Herald A LICK   ARM   AND   ANYOX   HEliALD.   Friday.   August, 24  1934
Life's Work Is Hobby, Too
Mechanics are ahobby as well
aa the life's work of Henry
Blane Bowen, chief of motive
power and rolling stock, Canadian Pacific Railway, who has
an up-to-date machine shop in
the basement of his Montreal
home. Here he has invented a
number of tools now in use
throughout the vast shop system of the company and built
a series bf model stationary
and marine engines, to the
great delight of his three sons.
He came Into particular prominence recently asthebuilder
of the C.P.R.'s new giant,
"8000" type, multi-pressure
locomotive, the biggest and
most powerful of Its
kind in the world
and unique on
the American
destined   for
heavy duty
in the
The pic-
t u r es
show the
workshop, in
which so
many of
Mr. Bow-
en'B lei-
are spent).
He prides
that it is
the most complete private plant in
Montreal. Inset, Mr. Bowen is
seen operating a milling-machine,
which ne built with his own hands.
The model marine engine, shown
lower right, is the latest product of the hobby-shop. Although it v "s^y four Inches high and could almost
be housed in a cigar box, it is complete in the minutest detail and cv. ^ivelop 4000 revolutions a minute.
It offers an interesting contrast when considered in comparison wiK >e newest mammoth locomotive.
Mr. Bowen built them both.
French River, Home of WUey "Muskie," Will Soon Echo
Cries of Elated Anglers as They Battle Fresh Water Tiger
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any class of work promptly
and efficiently, from a plain
black and white Handbill to a
three or four Color Souvenir
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die ctPTote.
"Mow is the time for all good
x^ fishermen to prepare for
that summer trip" is an appropriate slogan for disciples of Isaac
Walton these balmy spring days.
A successful fishing trip depends
largely upon the careful selection
of location, tackle and even associates, for many a party has been
ruined by the last-minute introduction of a "wet blanket" to an
otherwise congenial collection of
One of the most interesting fishing streams in North America is
French River, Ontario, 215 miles
north of Toronto on the Canadian
Pacific Railway. This lordly river
is celebrated as the habitat of the
fighting muscalunge, one of the
gamest fish known; huge Great
Northern pike, pickerel, an abund
ance of small-mouth and large-
mouth black bass and other finny
prizes. To accommodate sportsmen
and their families, a fine bungalow
camp—* collection of individual
cabins centering around a main
clubhouse—has oeen erected on a
cliff overlooking the river. Here
the fisherman and his family can
"rough it in comfort," far from
the cares and annoyances of a
work-a-day world.
That big "muskies" are plentiful at French River is proven by
the fact that one recent summer
a  monster muskie  weighing  65
Sounds was taken in the North
hannel at the mouth of the
Wolseley River. Also, not long
ago a party of Ohio sportsmen
caught, besides their daily limit of
bass, pike and pickerel, no less
than seventeen "muskies" ranging
from 10 to 88K lbs. In 1926 a "muskie" of 85 pounds weight, 50
inches long and 21 inches in girth
was taken in the main channel of
the French, one mile from the
bungalow camp.
The French River Bungalow
Camp will open June 15 and remain open until Sept. 15. Jack
Strathdee, its genial manager, ia
an experienced outdoorsman whose
chief delight is coaching the uninitiated in the art of luring the
fish. French River also has a fine
9-hole golf course so that devotees
of the royal and ancient game who
are also fond of fishing need not
entirely forego the former sport
in favor of the latter.
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iXT?^ ALICE ■ ARM   AND   ANYOX   HERALD.   Friday,   August, 24  1934
Two Billiard Leagues May
Be Formed
It is quite possible that two billiard leagues will be formed for the
coming season, one each at the
Mine and Beach. Interest in this
game is keen at both places.
Softball     Series     Between
Anyox and Rupert
It is quite possible that some
time around Labor Day, September
3rd. softball games will be played
between the champions of Anyox
and Prince Rupert, at both these
places. A more definite announcement will be made later-
Canadian Copper and Nickel
Production Shows Big
An increase of 240.4 per cent was
shown in the production of nickel in
the five months ending May, when
the output amounted to 40,982,038
pounds as compared with 14,666,635
pounds in the corresponding period
last year, the Dominion Bureau of
Statistics says in a report issued recently. The output for the month of
May amounted to 10,033,939
pounds, almost double the 5,430-
554 pounds produced in May 1933.
Copper produced in the five
months ending May totalled 35,-
680,538 pounds, in comparison
with 21,056,268 pounds in May,
1933, the report states. For the
five-month period ending May copper production amounted to 149,-
282,706 pounds, an increase of 45
per cent., as compared with the
corresponding period of 1933.
Big Gold Nugget Found In
Northern Interior
The Nechaco Chronicle stated in
a recent issue that a gold nugget
weighing 24 ounces, free of quartz
had been found on the property of
Germansen Placers Ltd., by Jeft
Noden. The Chronicle admits that
it is the largest nugget to be found
• in the Manson area since way back
in 1871.
A nugget of that size should have
an intristic worth, at today's gold
price, of approximately $800. As
a specimen it will probably command a premium.
Alice Arm Notes
Rev. W. A. Delap of the Anglican Church launch Northern Cross
will hold services at St. Michael's
Church on Sunday September 2nd,
instead of August 26th.
J. A. P. Bruton arrived in town on
Monday from Victoria and will
spend some time here on a vacation.
Mrs. S. Down recently arrived
from Anyox and is spending holidays with Mrs. W. F. Barclay at
Silver City.
J. Bodin arrived on Tuesday from
Anyox and is leaving again today
after spending holidays at the Alice
Arm Hotel.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Fee arrived
from Anyox on Saturday for a short
holiday,leaving again on Tuesday.
Miss May Barclay of Anyox is
spending holidays with her mother
at Silver City.
A. J, Kent arrived on Saturday
from Anyox to spend holidays with
Mrs. Kent and family who arrived
some time ago.
Sid Davis arrived on Saturday
from Anyox for a week's vacation.
Mr. Davis is an expert phothogra-
pher and during his visit photographed many local scenes.
Mrs. L. J. Olson and son arrived
from Anyox on Saturday and are
spending holidays at the Alice Arm
Anyox Notes
Mrs. A. J. Kennedy, who has
been spending a holiday in Anyox
with her daughter, Mrs. Marston,
left on Friday for San Diego.
C. P. Ashmore left on Friday on
a business trip to Vancouver.
Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Lindsay and
sons Billy and Jack left on Friday,
for Reno mine, near Nelson, where
they will reside.
Mrs. F. F. Brown and son returned on Friday from a visit to Victoria and other southern points,
Mrs. G. H. Stewart returned on
Friday from a visit to Victoria.
Mrs. J. Wynne returned on Friday from Vancouver.
Mrs. A. Abraham returned on
Friday from a visit to the south.
Mr. and Mrs. J. Pederson returned on Friday from Vancouver.
Mr. and Mrs. James McConnell
left on Friday for Terrace and the
Mr. aud Mrs. Hollins and daughter left on Friday for their home in
Portland, Oregon.
A. Gigot left on Friday for a visit
to Jasper.
Mr. and Mrs. M. Passmore and
daughter left on Friday for the
south. They have been visiting
Mrs. Passmore's sister, Mrs. Gigot.
Mrs. T. H. Chapman and daughter Nora arrived on Monday from
Victoria to join  Mr. Chapman who
The Strathcona Hotel
One Block from the Crystal Gardens. Central Location.
Moderate Rates.   Fireproof.   Our bus meets all boats.
E. J. MARTIN, Proprietor and Manager
Great Britain Ships 400 Tons
Of Silver
Four hundred tons, or twelve
thousand bars of silver, the largest
single shipment of the white metal
Great Britain was shipped to New
York last week aboard the liner
Washington. It was valued at $6,-
100,000. No details were given as
to the purpose of the shipment but
it is supposed to do with the move
of the Uniied States in nationalizing
Don't talk a lot and say nothing.
the careless use of fire.
p/^DpCTT Reserves  are essential
to your welfare.
pipCC destroy an asset  from
* iI^*-*»J which you directly benefit.
Yfv,, can ensure your match, cigarette, or fire
is dead before you leave it.
teach your friends ai
to do likewise, and so
/"•-j-.  teach your friends and associates
materially to make British
Columbia forests fire-safe.
has spent the past year here Mrs.
Chapman resided here some years
Ivor Davies and Maxwell Patrick
returned on Monday from a holiday
visit to Victoria and Vancouver.
Mrs. A. H. Kirby and daughter
returned on Monday from a holiday
visit to Victoria.
Mrs. H. R. Patrick returned on
Monday from a holiday visit to Victoria and Vancouver.
Mrs. T. M. Waterland and children returned on Monday from a holiday spent in the south.
Mrst K. McDonald and daughter
returned on Monday from holidays
spent in Edmonton.
Mrs. John Curti and children returned on Monday from a holiday
visit to Vancouver.
D. Ferguson and M. Flye left on
Monday for a visit to Prince Rupert.
Mr. and Mrs. T. Kastoft left on
Monday for a holiday visit to Vancouver.
Mrs. Don Cleal returned on Monday from a visit to the south.
The Herald is $2.00 a year.
B.  P. O. ELKS
Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland
Meets every second and fourth Monday ol
the month
Hall for rent for dances, social functions, etc.
on application to club manager
Diversion and Use
TAKE NOTICE that Esperanza
Mines, Ltd. whose address is 618
Broughton Street Victoria, B. C. will
apply for a licence to take and use
12 cubic feet per second of water out
of Falls Greek, which flows easterly
and drains into Kitsault Biver about
one half mile from the town of Alice
Arm. The water will be diverted at a
point about 8000 feet up Palls Creek
from its junction with the Kitsault
River, and will be used for power purpose upon the mine described as Esperanza Mines, Alice Arm.
This notice was posted on the ground
on the 7th. day of August, 1084. A
copy of this notice and an application
pursuant thereto and to the "Water
Act" will be filed in the office of the
Water Recorder at Prince Rupert,
B. V.
Objections to the application may
be filed with the said Water Recorder
or with tho Comptroller of Water
Rights, Parliament Buildings. Victoria, B. O., within thirty days after the
first appearance of this notice in a
local newspaper.
Esperanza Mines, Ltd., Applicant.
By J. O. Harris Secretary, Agent.
The date of the first publication of
this notice is August 17tn. 1034.
1935 Stromberg-Carlson
The owner of a Stromberg-Carlson, of whatever
type, can be sure that no radio in all the world
is better than his own. Beauty of tone, far
reaching power, ease of operation and reliable
performance set Stromberg-Carlson radios in a
class apart. Quietly dignified in design, they add
beauty to any room. Designed and made in
Canada. Let us demonstrate these unusual
Elks' Building
Phone 200
English China
WHEN BUYING CHINA be sure that
you obtain a substantial, well made article that
will stand up well to ordinary usage. The
best China and Kitchenware is made in
England, and it is most moderately priced.
Shipments of English ware are constantly arriving.   We display a nice choice in EARTHENWARE TEAPOTS, 21-piece Tea   Sets,
Presentation Cups and Saucers, etc.


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