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She bed no pew ncr maw
Ncr any blood ncr kin,
Ti thet's huccome it happened
The* we all took her in,
▲ poor, peaked little critter.
Red headed, pale an' thin.
Six boys thar wus o' we una,
An' pap he used to 'gree
The* Aye of us wus likely
As you would wish to see,
An' one of us wus slowly,
An' thet thar one wus me.
An' Jinny used to pleg me
Far bein' big an' lean.
All bands an' feet an' freckles,
The thickest ever seeu;
She J edged twos only sunburn
Kept me from lookin' green.
First off 1 didn't mind It,
Them funnln' ways of hern,
But when she took to growhp
like a slim young forest fern
An' did her hair up on top, why
Her jokes begun to burn.
I knowed I wasn't nothib'
Set off 'ginst John an' Jim,
An' Bud—well, he was sightly,
An' Ted—l looked at him.
An' sensed his chance with Jinny
Wus big an' mine wus slim.
Bo I 'lowed to never mention
How much 1 keered for her;
Cus I jedge to pine in secret
It passes easier
Then to pine with folks a-knowin'
Jest what you're piuin' fer.
I aped a friendly manner
An' talked with her right smart
About her beaux an' reckoned
She hedn't any heart.
An' one day when I said so
Her eyes flew w ide apart
In a suddlnt, cur'us fashion.
An' the blue looked wet an' she
Wus pink as any rosebush.
An' I? well, when I see
Thet blush—well, the truth is.
She's go In' to marry me!
—Era Wilder McQlasson in St. Louis Critic.
"Please indulge me in this, Fred."
"You know I object to spending the
summer in such an out of the way place,
Nora. Next winter I must go to work
again in good earnest, and I wanted a
little pleasant travel and recreation dur
ing the warm weather."
"Oh, nonsense! Berry says it's splen
did, and she ought to know, for she
spent two months there with her aunt
last summer. The nicest hotel in the
world, with a shaded terrace that over
looks a pleasant green. There are lovely
walks and drives, too, and the dearest
little lake, with a boat upon it. The vil
lage is perched upon the top of a hill,
and it's such a cool, breezy place, with
a fine view of the surrounding scenery."
"Stop and take breath, Nora!" ex
claimed Fred, putting up his hands in
dismay. "Does Berry talk like that? If
she does 1 should decline going to the
place, even if it were an Elysium."
"Oh, Berry would make a desert de
lightful! She was the dearest friend 1
had at school—a lovely little blonde,
with such beautiful hair—long and
heavy and shining, and she arranges it
so prettily I She was always the first to
adopt the new styles at school."
"Probably her father was a hair
dresser, and she assisted him when at
"Yon fibber! Her father was a wealthy
gentleman when living, and Berry is an
orphan, residing with her aunt. It's
really romantic tho way she was named
Her mother had long, beautiful hair like
Berry's, and her husband, who admired
it very much, used to call her 'Berenice'
sometimes for a pet name. Soon after
Berry's birth he died, and her mother
called her Berenice because he loved the
name. Berry used to look at her con
stellation, as she called it, every sum
mer night when the moon was not too
bright. 1 never cared for it before, it is
so dim, but now I always think about it
when I'm looking at tho stars. Come,
Fred, yon are interested in her, I know.
Be a good brother and promise me we'll
go, for I told Berry I was almost certain
"Very well, Nora. If you are sure
yon will be satisfied with the place we
will consider it settled."
Two weeks later Fred Lewis and his
sister Nora arrived at the hotel in the
little village which Nora had described as
so enchanting. Berry was immediately
notified of their advent, and was delight
ed to meet her friend. Fred, for a won
der, though he had heard her praised so
often, was not disappointed in her.
"Don't you think Berry is beautiful?"
■abed Nora of her brother upon the first
Now Fred had lost his heart already,
bat thinking "discretion the better part
of valor" looked a little bored, and an
swered, ""Well, ye—yes"—lingering on
"You know very well she is, but you
wont confess it, because I wish you to
like her," said Nora sharply.
This was quite true, for Fred loved to
tease his sister, though usually he was
very indulgent. He was a noble hearted
fellow and very handsome, and Nora
was really very proud of him.
He met Berry almost constantly, for
their two parlors were adjoining and
both opening upon the terrace, and he
soon grew very fond of her society,
though he still indulged his propensity
to tease Nora, about her.
One evening they were all sitting out
upon the terrace enjoying tho starlight
and the cool night breeze.
"Your constellation is quite distinct
to-night, Berry," Nora said.
"Yes," returned Berry, "though usu
ally it is scarcely brighter than the Milky
Fred smiled and gallantly quoted:
The glittering maze of Berenice's balr;
Forty the stars, but such as seem to kiss
Tbe flowing Creeses with a lambent name.
And Berry, feeling slightly flattered,
was very decided in the opinion that
Nora's brother was a perfect gentleman
and could be very entertaining if he
The ardor of her imagination was
somewhat dampened, however, upon the
following afternoon. She was looking
unusually charming in a dainty white
muslin, her hair a wilderness of smooth
braids and soft curls. Fred admired her
exceedingly, and rendered himself so
Tery agreeable that Nora was highly de
lighted. Berry stepped into her own
parlor a moment in pursuit of a book,
and Nora remarked, "How beautifully
Berry's hair is arranged today!" \
"Yes," remarked Fred, provoldugly
cool now the object of his admiration
was absent "Yellow hair is very ex
pensive, Pm told. I wouldn't wonder if
the mass she has on her head this after
noon cost £20."
' to cry "Fif shame!"
THE LOS ANGELES HERALD; SATURDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 20, 1890.
when a vision of Berry in the doorway
checked her. She hail returned unper
ceived and stood half hesitating a mo
ment. Then she advanced slowly, tho
soft white train of her dress rustling in
her wake, her face crimson, her eyes
flashing, and in spite of her anger a sus
picion of tears.
"1 wouldn't take a thousaud pounds
for the hair I'm wearing today. Mr.
Lewis!" she answered.
And she was scarcely coquette enough
to hide the pain in her voice.
Fred flushed hotly, and he would have
given almost anything to be able to re
cull his words.
He rose to his feet and bowing said:
"Miss Berenice, I humbly beg your par
dan for my ill natural remark. I only
made it to tease Nora, for of course I
had no idea"
"Apologize to Nora, then, not me,"
she answered quickly, and turning left
She crept away by herself and sat
down, feeling, in spite of her efforts to
conquer the sensation, hurt and sore at
heart. Itwasnoth' \ she told herself j
she surely didn't c. what Mr. Lewis
thought about her, or said, either. And
then came a sigh as sho thought he did
not care for her, or he could never have
ridiculed her in any way, even to his
And then, though she was not vain,
she had always looked upon her hair as
a sacred birthright bestowed by her
dead mother, and had ever associated
the beautiful constellation "Berenice"
with thoughts of her mother in heaven;
a childish fancy, but it had clung to her
as childish fancies will cling to us all.
That night, before retiring, she braided
her hair in two long braids, and in the
morning she combed it out aud left it
flowing, only drawn away from her
forehead, and banded by a blue ribbon.
The braiding had made it wavy, and
it fell in bright, heavy, golden ripples,
like a mantel of "cloth of gold," far be
low her waist. Fred smiled, half tri
umphantly, when he saw it.
"I didn't dream 6he cared so much for
me," he thought.
Berry observed his peculiar smile, and
the wrath appeared on her cheeks.
"I wonder if I'm wearing my heart
upon my sleeve?" she asked herself. And
then sho told herself, in a little comfort
Not long afterward Fred sat down to
tho table and began writing letters.
Presently Berry came flying into the
"Nora!" she called in tho softest little
voice in the world, whirling around on
one foot, and carelessly tossing aside her
long hair with her hand. Out flew the
bright golden ripples, and Fred's pen
went spinning along tho carpet.
"Oh, pardon me!" she cried. "My
new wig is a little troublesome to man
age, yet I've no doubt but that I shall
become accustomed to it in time," and
away she sped, leaving Fred to pick up
his lien and resume his writing as best
This was more easily said than done,
for there was a zigzag mark over his let
ter, and as the pen had fallen on its
point it was bent nearly double. Vexed
as he was, he leaned back in his chair
and laughed heartily.
"That was gracefully done, I'll ac
knowledge," he said.
The afternoon was fine, and Lady
Eaton, Berry's aunt, called them all out
upon the terrace to view a distant moun
tain, which showed very clearly, the air
being so pure. Fred brought out his
telescope and gallantly held it while
Berry peered through with such a look
of interested curiosity one would sup
pose she had no thought for anything
this side of the mountain.
"How pretty!" she exclaimed, giving
her head a sudden toss.
Away flew a lock of hair, straight as
an archer's arrow, into Fred's eyes. He
nearly dropped the glass, and uttered
an angry exclamation in sudden pain.
"Excuse my carelessness," she said
quietly. "I had forgotten for the mo
ment you were so near."
Fred went into the house and bathed
his eyes in rather a reflective mood; but
when ho again appeared Berry seemed so
unconscious of having done anything
wrong and she was so pretty and engag
ing in manner throughout the evening
he forgot his vexation and Was as agree
able as possible.
The next day she appeared with her
hair in the same style, and Fred all the
morning was on the lookout for another
hostile attack. None came, however.
In the afternoon they went out to have
a row upon the lake. After rowing
a while Fred rested his arms and his oars
at the same time, under the pretense that
it was nicer to float slowly along. He
took out a cigar and lighted it, saying he
must make the most of it, for it was his
last. He asked for some music while ho
puffed away, and the girls began a vocal
In the midst of the song Berry took off
her hat, making an excuse to fan herself
with it. As she drew the elastic cord
suddenly from beneath it out flew her
shining hair like a glittering flag at the
head of the boat, and away went Fred's
"last cigar" into the water.
"That was too cruel!" he exclaimed;
but Berry sang on, her soft voice floating
so smoothly above Nora's alto that he
swallowed his wrath, and sat with his
eyes half shaded by his hat for fear of
another dash, and thinking she looked
aud sang like a siren of the sea.
That evening he moved his chair to a
remote corner of the terrace, at a safe
distance from Berry, and smoked his
cigar in silence, glancing meditatively
toward the two girls, who sat near
each other engaged in lively conversa
"I'm tired of this one sided warfare!"
he said to himself reflectively. "Of
course I take a lively interest in it, won
dering what sho will do next; and then
she's sure to act when I'm entirely off
my guard. I believe I'll surrender at
once and throw myself upon the mercy
of the enemy!"
Fortune seemed to favor him, for soon
after Nora rose, and, saying she prom
ised to read aloud to Lady Eaton, she
passed into the house. Berry was about
to follow her, but Fred came quickly
"Berenice," he said rather abruptly,
"will you never forgive me for that un
She turned almost coldly.
"To what speech do you refer, Mr.
Lewis? I was not aware you were an
"You cannot help knowing what 1
mean!" he cried. "And you are still un
forgiving, though I acknowledge it waa
both ungentleinanly and unkind."
She was silent for a moment, it hush
sullied to hover over her, whether from
anger or excess of emotion he could not
"I agree with you," she said con
' 't a very encouraging remark, and
h-. . It it, but was determined to have
done with suspense.
"I wish to recall what I said," he went
on hurriedly. "11l say you have the
most beautiful hair in the world; for
you have, Berry. I'll say you're an
angel, and I'll say and do anything you
desire for the rest of my natural life if
you'll only forgive me, and—be my
"I am not an angel," sho answered.
"And if you are worthy to be the hus
band of an angel you are too good for
She spoke in a cold, hard, unnatural
tone of voice, but Fred was too much
excited to notice it.
"If you will only lovo me, dear, IHI
try to be worthy of you," he said gently.
Her lips were growing unsteady, and
she set her teeth hard together.
"Don't make the attempt," she said at
last. "It would be impossible for me to
learn to love you." And she swept into
Fred began to walk tho terrace hur
"I don't understand these women," he
said, as thousands of men have said be
fore him and thousands more will say
A few moments later Nora came run
"What's the matter, Fred?" she asked.
"Here you are looking like a thunder
cloud, and Berry is in her room crying
as though her heart would break, and I
can't find out what afflicts her."
"Berry crying?" echoed Fred in aston
"Yes, indeed. Have you been quar
Fred was unable to speak from amaze
ment, and Nora began to suspect the
"I don't sco how it is with you two,"
she continued. "I know you love each
other, and yet you never agree upon any
Leaving Fred to ponder on her words
sho went into the hotel to try and comf
ort Berry, and sho succeeded so well
that before many minutes had elapsed
the two girls came out together. Berry
was anxious to show Fred how indiffer
ent she was, and the starlight told no
tales about tho evidences of tears.
"Come, Fred," said Nora, "don't sit
musing by yourself; it's awfully dull
So she gradually drew them into con
versation, and then withdrew to the op
posite end of tho terrace, making an ex
cuse to listen to some singing in tho ad
jacent rooms; and Fred, without losing
a moment of time, began tho conversa
tion where it left off before.
"Berry," he said softly, "cannot you
see how wretched I am? Do forgive
me!" ho entreated. .
"Hush!" sho exclaimed, under her
breath. "Nora will hear what you are
saying"—her heart all in a flutter.
"Whatever you may think of what 1
have done and said," he continued, drop
ping his voice a little for her sake, "1
love you dearly—dearly. And"—here a
little strategy crept in—"it almost drives
me wild to know you dislike me so
"I—l didn't say I disliked you!" And
she seemed so troubled. Fred drew
nearer and passed his hand caressingly
over her flowing hair.
"But I know you do!" —still clinging
to artifice, since its use resulted favor
ably—"l know by your manner. You
call mo Mr. Lewis, instead of Fred, and
you torment me without the slightest
compunction. You swept your hair in
my eyes yesterday and almost blinded
them. They pain me yet sometimes."
This last was an awful story and only
told for effect, but he managed to look
so miserable that, woman like, she be
lieved every word.
"I'm sorry I gave you so much pain,
Mr.—Fred," she said, in a contrite little
His heart gave a bound. He leaned
closer, very much in earnest now.
"Take pity on mo, dear," he said, ex
tending his hand.
She still hesitated, half afraid. Nora
came quickly forward, and seizing
Berry's little hand she placed it in Fred's
eager palm, and then left them together.
"Sho heard us!" gasped Berry, droop
ing her head until her face was hidden
by the bright falling hair.
Fred parted it and smoothed it back
gently with his disengaged hand, twin
ing it tenderly around his fingers and
drawing her head to his breast.
"No matter, my darling," he said.
"We won't cvare if you only love me,
and yon must give me tho right to call
you mine, all mine, before the world
very soon!" —New York World.
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= Main Street Savings Bank and Trust Co.
NO. 4!0 BOOTS MAIN STBKKT, LOB AKIIKLKS, CAL.
iNioRi'ORA fun OcT. 28th, 1880.
(CAPITAL STOCK, $200,000
J. B LANKERSHIM, Prist. E. W. HkVAN, Cashier. I'll AS. FORMAN, Vtce-Prcst.
The Design for this Institution In to Afford v Safe Depository
I For the earnings of all persons who are desirous of placing their money where it will be free from
accident, and nt the same time be earning for them a fair rate of interest.
Deposits Will be receive! in sums of from one dollar to live thousand dollars. Term deposits
in sums of hfty dollars and over.
We declare a dividend early in January and July of each year. Its amount depends ou our
earnings. Five per cenl. ou term anil from three to four on ordinary.
■Money to loan on mortgages. Bonds and dividend paying stocks bought and sold.
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CAPITAL. STOCK, ... $100,000
E. N. McDONALI), President. VICTOR PONET, Treasurer.
W. M. SHELDON, Vice President LOUIS LII'HTENBEIIGER, Vice President.
M. N. AVERY, Secretary. P. F. SCHUMACHER, Asst. Secretary.
Deposits received in any sums over One Dollar, nnd Interest paid thereon nt the rate of Three
per cent on ordinary deposits and Five per cent on term or long lime deposits.
First mortgage Linus made on real estate at lowest current rales. 10-10-Om
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T. W. BROtHKRTON Vice President.
F. D. HALL Asst. Cashier.
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SALE OF DELINQUENT STOCK.
Southern California Blue Gra,vcl Mining Com
pany's Office, No 12(1 South Spring street, Los
■VTOTICE—THERE IS DELINQUENT UPON
a\ lb.'following described stock on account
lof assessment No. 2, levied on the 22d day of
! October, 1800, the several am on ills set opposite
i the names of the respective shareholders, as
No. of No. of
names. Certificate Shares Amount.
Z. W.Fauuee ... 2 ' 100 If 20 00
" " 3 200 40 00
" " 4 yoo no oo
" " 5 400 HO 00
" " (> 250 AO 00
" " 7 250 AO 00
" " 8 250 50 00
" " 9 250 50 00
•' " 10 800 (10 00
" " 17 200 40 00
H.J.Reeves 20 5000 1000 00
" " 78 2000 400 00
" •• 8:i 500 100 oo
aver/ McCarthy . 28 1000 200 oo
Edward Lowhel (ill 450 90 OO
Mrs. F. F. Gerard. . (18 2- 0 40 oo
Miss E A. Denning Ii!) 100 20 00
I W.T.Hustlh 7(> 900 iso oo
' Joseph Lush 84 500 10(1 00
John Ronton 94 10 2 00
| Sarah w. Raughman 108 BO (> oo
P.J. Kennedy 109 100 20 00
If, E. Kennedy, trus
tee for Katorlne
Kennedy 119 90D ISO 00
Mrs. Ella 11. Judah, 111 100 20 00
E, 1.. Blnucluird ...118 400 so 00
IH. 1.. Jordan 114 2000 400 00
j Henry Greenawalt. 116 500 100 oo
| Wm. a. Uerralls .. 120 100 20 no
I Wm.Scrimgeour ...121 100 -0 00
I ii. w. Brown lscS 100 20 00
1 a. C. Wurmser 124 100 20 00
;A. C. Wurmser 127 79,150 15,8:10 00
IB.T. LeWaine 106 100 20 00
I Ceo. 11. Little 75 500 100 00
; James Kensella 22 501 i(» 1000 00
Janus Kensella. ... 114 5000 10(10 00
Dr. B, E. Fryer 12:t 100 20 00
! And in accordance with law, and an order of
I the Board of Directors, made on the 22d day of
i October, 1890, so miiiiv sbaies
,of each parcel oi such stock us
; may be necessary will be sold at the olhoe of
the company, No. 1 Mi; South Spring street. I.os
Angeles, California, on the 15th day of Decem
ber, 1890, at 10 o'clock a. m. of such day, to
i pay 'leliih|Uent assessments thereon, together
with costs of advertising and expenses of sale.
GAY w. BROWN,Secretary,
Oflice, 12i; South Spring street, Los Aneeles,
j Cal. ..1-25 td
POSTPONEMENT OF SALE.
AT A MEETING OF THE DIRECTORS OF
the Southern Cal. Blue Gravel Mining Co ,
in-iii nt the ofßce of the secretary, 120 South
Spring siroi i, Loi Angeles, Cal.,December 16,
1890, theeale of the delinquent stock on ac
count of assess ot No. 8, of 20 cents per
shnro, wus postponed until December 22. 1890.
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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE COUN
-1 ty of Los Angeles, state ot California.
in the matter of tho estate of James Gorman,
Order to show cause why order of sale of real
estate should not be made.
Richard Dillon, the executor of the estate ol
said deceased, having tiled a petition herein
.duly verified, praying for an order ol sale of
real estate of said decedent, for the purposes
theiciu set forth.
It is therefore ordered by the said court that
all persons Interested In the estate of said de
ceased appear before the said superior court on
Friday, tiie '.till day of January, ISfM, at 10
o'clock a.m. of said day, at the court room of
saiil superior court, department 2 thereof, cor
ner of Franklin and New High streets. In said
county ot I.os Angeles, state o9 California, to
■how cause why an order should not be granted
to the said petitioner to sell so much of the
real estate of the said deceased as shall he
And that a copy oi this order be published at
least four successive weeks iv the I.os Angeles
Daily Herald, a newspaper printed and pub
lished In said county of Los Augeles,
W. H. CLARK,
.lodge of the Superior Court.
Hate.l nth December, 1890. 12-10-td
I OS ANGELES TRIBUNE—THE COMPLETE
J J newspaperoutflt of the Los Angeles Tribune
will be sold at sheriff's sale to the highest bid
der for cash, on Saturday, December 18,1800,
at 10 o'clock a. m., cither as a whole or In sep
arate parcels, at No. I'JO North Spring Street,
i.os Angeles. The plant comprises newspaper
(brevier, minion anil nonpareil) and advertising
type, stands, cases, leads, rules. Imposing stones,
chases, galleys, proof press, ink, mailing outfit,
composing sticks, furniture, etc Also one 20
horse-power boiler and engi ue, shafting, piping,
pulleys and belting; one complete stereotyping
oiitlit, office desks, safe, library and other furni
ture. Also equity in a Potter web perfecting
Postponed to December '-!7th, at lo a. m.
NOTICE OF CONSOLIDATION.
To WHOM IT MAY CONCERN—NOTICE is
hereby given, that the Los Angeles and Glen
dale Railway Company; the Los Angeles. Pasa
dena and Glendale Railway Company, and the
Loi Angeles Terminal Railway Company, have
consolidated and amalgamated all their capital
stock, debts, property, assets and franchises in
the manner required bylaw, into a new com
pany called "Los Angeles Terminal Railway
Company," and that such consolidation w ill go
Into effect In one month after the lirst insertion
of til is notice in this paper.
Hated November'.!7th, 1S!)0
T. B. BURN ETT. President, ( Los Angeles.tGlen
wm. WINCUP, secretary, j dale Railway to
B. F. HOBART. President,! Los Angeles, Pusa
[ dens & Glendale
T. B. BURNETT. Secretary,) Railway Co.
B. F. HOBART, President, ( Los Angeles Ter.
T. B. BURNETT, Secretary.i initial Railway Co.
VTOTICE 18 HEREBY GIVEN, THAT TBE
Ll semi-annual examination of teachers will
be 11c•» lin tho assembly room ol the Normal
School building, corner of Crand avenue and
Fifth ►trcet, beginning on Monday, December
'1-1, ISrtO, at 10 o'clock a in.
All teachers now holding temporary primary
gnolc certificates granted upon primary grade
certificates from other counties, and all appli
cants [or Certificates, must be present at the
beginning oi the examination.
All teachers now holding temporary gram
mar grade certificates, and all teachers whose
Certificates are about to expire, must file their
applications for permanent certificates, or for
renewal, with the secretary of the county
board, on or before December is, Ikiio.
By order of the County Board of Education.
- .<-30t-d&»ky W. W. SEAMAN, Sec.
PROPOSALS TO FURNISH AND
QBALED BIDS FOR THE EQI'IPMEMT OF
1~ the Reform school for juvenile offenders,
will be received by the board of trustees as per
specifications which will bo on file at the su
peri ntendent's office, on and after the Kith of
December, 1800. All bids must be in writing
and sealed, and In the hands of said superin
tended by January 1, 1801, and accompanied
by a chock duly certified for B per cent, amount
of bid. ,
The board reserves the right to reject any and
By order of the board of trustees,
12-13-tojanl-lnc Pres. of Board.
HOTKLH AND RESTAURANTS.
Everything New and First-Class.
146 and 147 N. Main Street,.
ap3g-tl JERRY ILUOH, Proprietor.
MILL AN]) LUMBER CO.
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
Main Office: LOS ANGELES. Wholesale Yard
at SAN PiSDRO.
Braueh Yards—Pomona, Pasadena, Lamanda,
Azusa, Burbank. Planing Mills—Los Angeles
aud Pomona. Cargoes furnished to order.
J. M. Griffith, President.
H. G. Stevenson, Viee-Pres. and Treas.
T. E. Nichols, Secy. K. L. Chandler, Supt
J. M. GRIFFITH COMPANY,
And Manufacturers of
DOGiiS, WINDOWS, BLINDS, STAIKS,
Mill work of every description.
934 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles.
PERRY, M OTT A. GO'S
AND PLANING HILLS,
No. 76 Commercial Street jul tf
J. A. HENDERSON, WM.F. MARSHALL
J. R. BMTJRR,
Vice President anil Treasurer.
8350 East First Street.
9-19-5 m Los Angeles, California.
Ask for no Other. general office;
OT-For sale at all First-Class Coal Yards. WO. 21 N. Spring St.
NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OP
rpAKK NOTICE—THAT JOE P. TAGGART
I snd John L>. Bosch, heretofore carrying on
business asco-partners at N05.31 Land 818 New
High street) Los Angeles, Cal., under the name,
style ami firm of Taggart & Bosch, have this
day dissolved partnershlp.and hereafter the said
hu-iness will he curried on under the name of
J. P. Taggart & Co., who will collect all hills
due the said firm and assume all liabilities o
the late linn.
Baled at Los Angeles, Nov, tin, IS9O
JOK P. TAGGART,
JOHN D. BOSCH.
Express copy. 11-20-1 m
STOVES AND TINWARE,
HAS EJ E MOVED
From his old stand to
323 AND 325 N. MAIN STREET,
Opposite the Farmers and Merchants Hank.
IRON, STE EC L_
Horseshoes and Nails,,
Blacksmith's Coal, Tools, Etc.
117 nnd 110 South Los Angeles Stree
NOTICE TO CREDITORS.
INSTATE OK GEORGE WINSLOW, DE
JJJ ceased—Notice is hereby given by the
undorsigi ed, administratrix of the estate of
George Winslow, deceased, to the creditors of.
and all persons having claims against the said
deceased, to exhibit the sane with tiie neces
sary vouchers, within lout months after the
first publication of this notice to the said ad
ministratrix oi George Winslow, deceased, at
her residence al No. 111! East Twenty-fifth
street, in the city and county of LOS Angeles,
Hated this Oth day of November, A. I). 1890
EMMA IRENE WINSLOW,
11-15 sal4t Administratrix.
Annual Meeting- of the Azusa Land
aud Water Company.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
annual meeting of the stockholders of the
Azusa Lund and Water company will be held at
the oflice of, the Company, room 57, BrysM &
Bonebrake building.Los Aneeles. Califoruia, ou
the lirst Monday after the lirst day of January
1891, at 3 p.m. MORRIS ALBEE,
Annual Meeting of the Azusa Agri
cultural Witter Company.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
annual meeting of the stockholders of the
Aitusa Agricultural Water company will be
held ut the offlce of the company, room 57 Brv
sou ,t Bom-brake building, I.os Angeles, Cali
fornia, on the lirst Monday after the first day of
January, 1891, nt Mp. nj. MORRIS ALBEE,
Dec -IJ-Sats-Monß-Tucs-2 wks. Secretary
will get well if he heeds, ordie if he Ignores on*
.warning. JWetfiods Mxelumtvm; SaaMm
■JMWie. Thousands restored by JSsule
Treatment, Guaranteed TestlmonisJaT^
i our new book!'»lite;
' t,. ... I Vital. AH, Weaknesses
MELTS TOO SOON.