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Memorial day was appropriately ob
served here. In the morning the G.A.
R. Post, of Veterans, and Woman's
Relief corps visited th#cemetery, where
ritualistic services were held, and the
graves of the soldiers decorated. In the
evening exercises were held at the Tab
ernacle. The following was the pro
Song, Sleep, Soldier, Rleep-»Harmonia
Address of welcome—Commander L.
Prayer—Rev. J. W. Phtdps.
Oration—Judge Waldo M. York.
Song, The Boya in Blue—Harmonia
Recitation, The Blue and the Gray—
Miss Eliza Mackintosh.
Song, Faded .Flowers — Harmonia
Recitation—O. W. Kyle.
Song, Dropping from the Ranks.
Rev. J. C. Healey will lead the Y. M.
C. A. meeting at Strong's hall this after
A regular meeting of the Nationalist
club will be held at the Universalist
church vestry at 3 o'clock this afternoon.
A. (J. Throop declines to run again
for city trustee.
Yesterday's overland arrived on time.
The California Universalist conven
tion meets in Pasadena Tuesday evening
next. The sessions will extend over a
period of three days.
Phil Kearney camp, S. of V., went in
to Los Angeles' yesterday afternoon.
Services will be held as usual at All
Saints' church this morning.
J. W. Wood and H. H. Rose captured
a lot of trout on Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. Graves and Mr. Runyon
will leave for the east tomorrow.
The Aristotelian Literary society was
the recipient of a party tendered it by
George E. Cook, at the palatial resi
dence of his parents, corner Figueroa
and Adams streets, on Friday evening,
May 22. The evening was spent in lis
tening to literary exercises, playing
games and last, but not least, in partak
ing of a bounteous repast. The young
Chauncey M. Depews exercised their
talent in after-dinner speeches in re
sponding to the toasts. A promenade
to St. James park was an enjoyable fea
The Freedmans' Aid entertainment,in
University chapel, last Wednesday, was
well attended. The features of the
meeting were the recitations by Miss
Hare, the songs by Miss Auaterrnell,
Mrs. J. B. Brown and Mr. Hare, the
quartet of colored songsters, the quin
tet of young colored girls, and a chorus
of seventeen girls composing the Sun
day school classes, giving the entertain
ment. Mabel Challin sang a solo, Ma
bel Gray recited Jamie Douglas, and
Master Paul Brown rendered a piece on
the violin. .
Ice cream was served after the exer
cises, and tbe evening passed off pleas
antly for all.
Mre. Coal entertained a number of
ladies of the Woman's foreign mission
ary society, at her home, on last Tues
day evening. Refreshments were added
to the other good things the guests had.
A festival ot war songs will be held
next Wednesday evening in the Univer
sity chapel. A small admission fee will
be charged, the proceeds to go toward
purchasing anlnstrument for the M. E.
The district conference of the Meth
odist church begins its sessions in Uni
versity church on Monday evening June
1. Rev. Healy will then deliver an ad
dress. The session lasts several days,
and will no doubt be well attended by
the ministerial brethren.
The room of the seventh grade at the
University public school was dec
orated with, flags, and the schol
ars, in connection with their literary
society, gave a programme appropriate
to Memorial day. General Grant's and
President Lincoln's liveß were reviewed
in quotations by the pupils. Patriotic
songs were sung, and the society's presi
dent read a piece on the Red, White and
Blue Flag of the Union. The pupils of
University public school have an unusu
al amount of patriotism, the work of the
A card party was given to invited
guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
Skillman, Thursday evening last. Tid
dledy Winks and euchre werethegames.
Mrs. Harmon won firat prize and her
son, Will, the booby prize.
Mrs. Mary Van Cleve, mother of Pre
siding Elder Van Cleve, died last Tues
day evening of apoplexy. Her funeral
took place Thursday afternoon from
University church. A large number of
ministers were present. She was buried
Dr. Cochran lectures on Life in Japan
on June 6th at the university. He is an
ex-missionary to that country, and so
must know whereof he speaks. * L.
Glorious! was the universal expression
made by the multitude of Southern' Pa
cific railroad men and their wives,
mothers and sweethearts as they landed
at the sity by the sea on their first pic
nic. The boys came down in such num
bers that it looked at one time as if all
Angel town was out on a lark. They
brought down Knoll's orchestra and
through the courtesy of Cowley and
Baker danced in the Arcadia ball room.
The picknicker was out in great force
and enjoyed the privileges extended to
them by the Arcadia management while
they feasted on mother's goodies. When
the last train pulled out for home every
body voted the picnio a success, and
votes of thanks were passed to the
Southern Pacific, Cowley and Baker and
tbe efficient committee in charge. It
would be hard to state who was there,
far easier to tell tbe few missing ones
from tbe throng who congregated, on
the sands, enjoyed the surf or strolled
.through the town.
Decoration day was duly observed here
by the members" of Fort Fisher post and
their friends, who assembled at the post
headquarters at 10 a.m. and thence pro
ceeded to the cemetery, where the graves
in God's acre of those who served their
country in her hour of need were decor*
ated by the fair bands cf Santa Monica
ladies with the choicest blossoms.
After the beautiful and impressive ritual
of the order was road. In the evening
the ladies gave a memorial service, which
for appropriateness has never been
equaled. A special feature of the same
was a tableau of forty-four young ladies
who represented the forty-four states,
and the scene was one never to be for
gotten, while it completely captivated
the visitor. At the close, A. Mooner,
who fought under the gray during the
late war, completely won all hearts by
having refreshments served to the young
ladies and their friends.
I had a pleasant chat with Harry
Dougherty, whom everyone knows in
Southern California, and was pleased to
learn that the gentleman Will be with
us during the season at the Arcadia.
Harry has a smile for everyone, which
captivates both young and old.
A few days ago A. N. Bruhn, one of
the proprietors of the Neptune gardens,
stole a march on his many friends and
got married. His friends not liking
su'-h treatment, gave him an old-fash
ioned serenade, Friday night, when the
Mandolin club furnished the music. It
was a most enjoyable affair to the par
Train Dispatchers Robert Hamilton
was everywhere, aiding the railroad
boys, and putting them at their ease.
To him was dne largely the success of
Tha old Jackson house will be known
no more under that name, Mr, Ore, its
proprietor, having changed its name to
the St. James. H.
It is refreshing the way the Terminal
people are pushing their work ahead.
The avenue on the beach front is being
rapidly graded and will be finished in
short order; they also have a large force
of men at work just outside the city's
limit making the biggest cut that will
be necessary on their road. This route
will be ao nearly straight between Los
Angeles and here as it possibly can be,
and when finished we will be the near
est seaside resort—a big item, by the
It has been lately rumored in
Santa Ana that the Southern Pacific
were going to build from there to Long
Beach; now if our good friends and
neighbors of Santa Ana would substitute
the Terminal for the Southern Pacific
they would about hit it. General Man
ager Burnett told me the last time he
was down here that they would build
from here to Santa Ana as soon as prac
ticable after the Los Angeles and Long
Beach line was finished.
The W. C. T. U. of this place held a
meeting at the Presbyterian church,
Wednesday last, at which some import
ant business was transacted. Mrs.
Frances K. Baright of Loa Angeles and
Mrs. Rhoda Faulkner of Santa Paula
read some interesting papers apropos to
the work in hand. Mrs. M. S. Drake,
president of the local branch, is a tire
less worker, and as an executive is above
the average. The society here is intel
lectually and numerically strong.
The Tabernacle is being repainted and
otherwise put in order for the approach
ing assemblies. The programme has
several "fat takes," and the general in
terest evinced in Southern California
anent the meetings will undoubtedly
make them unusually successful.
Our puebla Del Mar is full of its non
resident property ow.iers putting their
houses in order for their summer's out
ing. From present appearances the
town will hum this season.
Mrs. Fran Stiege, of Santa Barbara, is
the guest of Miss M. M. Fettethis week.
Miss Maggie Benedict, of Loa Angeles,
spent a couple of days very pleasantly
at the Vista del Mar cottage), the Long
Beach home of Ex-Sheriff J. C. Kays
Miss E. M. Oldham, of Los Angeles,
was down looking after her property in
The Long Beach Breaker has
changed hands, Mr. Drake having sold
the plant to H. A. Yarnell, of Los An
geles, who will issue the next number.
Mr. Yarnell will now whoop it up for
Long Beach, as he has moved his family
Mr. E- C. Denio has been busy this
week putting his mother's handsome
house and ground* in order preparatory
to spending the summer here.
Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Cushmsn came
down Friday e\ening.
From the number of inquiries thus
far for houses it is apparent that there
is not near enough houses here to sup
ply the demand. Nemo.
"1 Could More the World
If 1 had something to rest my lever on," ssld
Archimedes. Large bodies move or are moved
slowly. But it is no impossible or even difficult
task to render those small bodies, the kidneys,
active when they are not so. Don't try lo do
this with unmedicated alcoholic stimulants.
The experiment is unsafe. The sure, safe
means is Hostetter's Stomach Bitters, which
afford just the right amount of stimulus without
overdoing the mutter. Continued inactivity of
either the kidneys or bladder—it should never
be hst sight of—is attended with grave peril.
Bright's disease, diabetes, and other ailments
which affect the renal organs, have their origin
in Inaction of Iho kidneys. To overcome this
is an easy matter at the outset. Not so later.
Now is the appointed time ln a case of this sort.
Inegularlty of the bowels, stomach and liver,
rheumatism and malaria are remedied by the
Mr. James Wolffsohn, who has been a
resident of Los Angeles for over three
years, has established himself as com
mission merchant at 210 California
street, San Francisco. He handles all
•kinds of produce, dried fruits, raisins,
nuts, etc., etc., to the best advantage.
He refers by permission to Messrs.
Stern, Loeb & Co., and a further refer
ence will be a check for the sales at the
highest market price with few charges,
hence it is to your interest to consign
goods to Jameß Wolffsohn,2lo California
street, San Francisco.
Drop a Postal
To the California Wine Company, 222 S. Spring
street for the finest wines and liquors.
Take Eucaloline on your summer vacation
lor insect bitcH and poison oak.
A Pure Cream of Tartar Powder.
Superior to every other known.
Used in Millions of Homes—
40 Years the Standard.
Delicious Cake and Pastry, Light Flaky
Biscuit, Griddle Cakes, Palatable
No other baking powder does such work.
THE LOS ANGELES HERALD: SUNDAY MORNING, MAY 31, 1891.
for Infants and Children.
''CastoTlßissoweuadaptedtochildronthat Ciwtorlacures Colic, Constipation,
Irecommend It a, superior to any prescription dt
known to me." 11. A. Archer, M. D., gcstion,
111 So. Oxford St, Brooklyn, N. Y. Without injurious medication.
"The use of 'Castoria' Is so universal and " For several years I have recommended
Its merits so well known that it seemß a work your' Castoria,' and shall always continue to
of supererogation to endorse it. Few are the do s>as it has invariably produced beneficial
intelligent families who do not keep Castoria results."
within easy reach." Edwin F. Pardee:, M. D.,
Carlos "The Winthrop," 126 th Street and 7th Are.,
Late Pastor Bloomlngdale Reformed Church. New York City.
Thie Centaur Company, 77 Hurray Street, New York.
EH-__f_W_j HE *DACHEI
I_ I W JXA *\ " While Yon Wait," I
Bam MMm cuT cures m
NOTHING ELSE, fl
713 S. Main St., Los Angeles, Cal.
All kinds of Chinese herbs nnd medicines for sale. The best accommodations for those
desiring to remain at the Sanitarium for treatment. Everything under the personal supervision of
Dr Wong. Consultations absolutely free. The followingare a few of the testimonials of patients
cured by him:
For seven months I was treated by five different doctors, none of whom stated what my dis
ease was. During that time 1 suffered terribly and continued to fail- until I became a
skeleton. For the last three months 1 had to be dressed, fed and have my water drawn; finally
my feet, limbs, hands and face became swollen. I could not rise from a chair and could
scarcely walk, and was obliged to have my water drawn from fifteen to twenty times a day.
My friends considered I would not last many days. 1 then —tnree montns ago—commenced
treating with Dr Wong. The first dote of medicine completely relieved me. and since, I
have not teen obliged to resort to artificial means for relieving my bladder, ln 5 days I was
able to dress and feed myself, In 10 days the swelling had left me and I could walk as well as
for years before. I now weigh as much us I ever did and feel better than I have felt for 15
years. lam 75 years old and feel tip top. Dr. Wong says I was afflicted with one of the 14
kinds of kidney diseases. W. W. CHENEY, Rivera, Cal., August 29,1890.
Our little son was taken very sick about two months since, had a high fever and finally a
white swelling developed on his neck. Dr. Wong cured him in two weeks' time and completely
removed the Lwelling without cutting or causing ihe child any Dam.
MR. AND MRS. G. P. W. JENSEN, Alvarado street,
November 4th, 1890. Los Angeles, Cal.
For nearly one year I was treated by the most noted physicians of New York City to whom
I paid $25 per day for medical advice. They failed to prevent me from running down. Finally
these physicians told my friends that my case was incurable, and that I could not possibly lire
one year as I was ln the last stages of consumption. Dr. Wong cured me in four months' time,
and I am as well as any man in the world, and have worked hard for two years' time
November 4th, 1890. C. HASS, Foreman in Spreckles' Sugar Refinery, San Francisco, Cal.
Two years ago Dr. Wong cured me of a spleen, liver and stomach trouble in a few weeks.
I have been perfectly healthy ever since.
November Ist, 1890. R. JENSEN, 100 B street, Portland, Or.
Hundreds of similar ones can be seen at the Sanitarium. %
2-2-t-tues-thur-sun-lm a "
OPTICIANB AND JBWKLBRB.
THIS 18 NOT "OCR WAY.
THIS IS OUR WAY OF SITTING GLASSES I
The careful and proper adjus'ment of Frames
is as Important as the correct "fitting of lenses.
We matte the scientific adjustment of Glasses
and Frames our specialty, aud guarantee a per
fect fit. Testing of the eyes free. Full stock of
artificial eyes on hand. Glasses ground to order
S. (1. MARBHBTZ, Scientific Optician,
229 S. Spring street, Theater Building.
Correct fitting of Glasses and Lenses ground
to order our specialties Oculists' pre
scriptions carefully filled Arti
ficial Byes on hand.
J. L. DMfIRNETT I I BOL.
AMERICAN FIHING COMPANY,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers lv
PISH, OYSTERS, GAME and POULTRY,
Lobsters, Crabs, Shrimps and Clams .
Always on hand. gstf We make a specialty
of shipping fish and oysters to all p"ints in
Southern Cala., Arizona, Texas, New and Old
Mexico. Telephone 636
Third and Spring sts., LOS ANGELES.
THE REV. GEO. H. THAYER, of Bourbon,
Ind., says: "Both myself and wife owe our lives
to SHILOH'S CONSUMPTION CURE." For sale
by Heinzeman, 222 N. Main, or Trout, Sixth
DR. WONG HIM.
THE FIRST CHINESE PHYSICIAN TO
practice his profession in this city was Dr.
WONG HIM- Has practiced here for sixteen
ilb) years, and his cures and successful treat
ment of complicated diseases is proof of his
ability. He belongs to the sixth generation of
doctors In his family. A trial will convince
you. OFFICE: 039 Upper Main st. P.O. box
564, Station 0, Los Angeles, Cal.
TO THE PUBLIC: DR. WONG HIM, 639
Upper Main St., has cured my mother of the
typhoid feyer in the short lime of obo week, and
has left her entirely well, and also has cu< ed me
of a tumor I had on my left side. After suffer
ing for a long time and receiving no benefit from"
otheis,"l concluded to try the above gentleman
(Dr. Wong Him), who has left me entirely well,
and now I feel it my duty to testify in his be
half I wish to recomueud him to the public
as an efficient and nkillful physician. MISS
CARRIE PEREIRA r.nd MRS. D. C. FEIIEIRA,
550 Ganardo St., Los Angeles, Cal February
TO THK PUBLIC.
I take this opportunity of highly recommend
ing Dr. Wong Him's abilities as a physician to
all who have auy diseases, especially those
whose complaints resist the treatment of other
For two mouths I suffered from impure blood
and disordered stomach, together with a sore
lip which failed to heal, and was finally per
suaded to call and see Dr. Wong Him at his of
lice, 639 Upper Main street. I bad a consulta
tion, and after an examination of "my pulse he
gave me a powder for my. lips and medicine in
ternally, and said he would cure me in one
week or ten days, and at the expiration of that
time declined to give mo any more medicine,
because I was cured, which statement I fully
endorse, for I have not been so well for a long
time. JOSEPH R. DUBBS,
February 25,1891. Los Angeles, Cal.
I had been sick five months, paid out large
Bums of money for dcotors and medicines, but
deriyed no benefit. Dr. Wong Him was recom
mended td me by a friend. I did not think I
could get well, as my lungs and kidneys were
very bad and getting worse all the time. Dr.
Wong Him took me in this condition: he has
in two months' time entirely cured me, and
now I feel it my duty to testify ln his behalf.
I wish to recommend him to the public as an
efficient, and skillful physician.
Los Angeles, May 13,1891.*
E. W. HOPPERSTEAD & CO.,
Barber Supplies and Cutlery,
133 W. Third St., Los Angelea. Cal.
THE MOST COMPLETE GRINDING PLANT
on the Pacific Coast.
Sole manafacturers of the celebrated Diamomd
Festus Razors. China Fainting and Burning
done tn order. i 12 3m
AT THE MAMMOTH
315 and 317 South Spring St.
GREAT REDUCTION SALE
Boots, Shoes id Slippers
-2 FOR 10 DAYBK
COMMENCING MONDAY, JUNE Ist.
GENUINE BARGAINS attract the attention of everyone, and
we intend to.make this a memorable Ten Days'
Sale in the way of Bargains.
A BONANZA FOR THE PEOPLE—As we are soon to receive large ship
ments of goods direct from some of the Best Eastern Manufacturers, and wish to
close out lines now on hand that are somewhat broken in sizes before the arrival
of new goods, we will make a Big Reduction in the way of prices for the next
HALF PRICE—In many cases we will actually sell goods at Half price in
order to close them out at once.
«t»"NOTE SOME OF THE BARGAIN-—Lot of Ladies' French Kid and Don
gola Button of E. C. Burt's make, will be sold at $3.50; former price $6 and $7.
Burt & Packard's make of Men's Fine Hand-sewed Shoes at $4; former price
$8. How is this cut for fine shoes?
HERE IS ANOTHER LIST OF BARGAINS.
Infant's shoes reduced from 50c to 25c Ladies'line shoes reduced from S3 to. $2 00
Infants' shoes reduced from 75c to 50c I Ladies' fine Bhoes, reduced from $2.50 to $1 50
Children's shoes reduced from $1.25 to . 50c j Lot oi ladies'fancy slippers at Half Price.
Children's shoes reduced from $1.50 to .. IKK: Men's shoes, reduced from $3 to $2 00
Misses'shoes reduced from $2 to $1.25 Men's shoes, reduced from $2.50 to. . $150
Ladies' button shoes reduced from $2 to. $1.25 Men's shoes, reduced from $2 to $1.00
We mention only a few of the Bargains to be had at this Great Sale, but we
have many others to show you.
-$;OAL_L_ AT ONCE FOR BARGAINS
MAMMOTH SHOE HOUSE,
. 315 and 317 S. Spring Street,
Near Third Street.
OLCOVICH BROS., - - PROPRIETORS.
Seirjtei Mon Leet.
The Matchless Summer Resort!
THE GRANDEST BEACH ON EARTH!
When you arrive go to COWLEY & BAKER'S PAVILION on the Beach and
eat Fish, Clams, Terrapin Stew, Lobsters, and everything known to the culinary
art. Served by that veteran caterer and "king of chefs," JOHN KELLY of Coney
Island fame. REMEMBER THE PLACE.
COWLEY & BAKER'S PAVILION
on the: beach.
■ ~~" '» BRANCH OFFICE
|| *® (fy |l 456 Fifth r °t a<l, t ay ' Dear
M JL/?* Yl tr>\ W Hftve the beBt cleaning
11 raWkV * ;T~ / IfS vy \\ machinery in the city, and
. .I*s U US. X*PJ*' l mm M'& i (I \\d> V do the best work promptly
T*T"k jrf Ti V» satisfactorily. We make
\ f*VV l\ JJ i <2) / \ ll " BPeoalty of cleaning the
' I / i** Ifci \ IN Vl ,y ti,K ' st carpets. Can
!> \df \ 11 call and get your carpets in
ffflfc 7t?jf~- V. 1 k I utK f\ \V! tne morning, clean and re
tH& '^rWfJTjf \ \ ll jit y \ (Cv \C! l av tne same day if neces-
// \\ a W ' Ml sary ' Mattresses and Par-
TTBjTT" \V~"~*t_/----------~-~^ 1 » lor Furniture re-upholstered
\\ repaired. Also pack-
v*v "'ifr >" R ' it •'"'ah a "*d Btori " X
Si hoi stery work done on short
© ,^^OSSPm^^ m^mV^^mV 427 Ce ' dd" 8 UP telepnone
the old~vv"K JOHN BLOESER,
_„__________»______—--——————--—--—-----—« Factory 510 8. Pearl St.
Several New Styles of the Latest Fashion igfc ,flff
inalWShoe. Beware of imi-/« S*:. Wii
tatlons. Positively none 'Hi "
JAMES MEANS' If I
J. MEANS A CO., UmmWLL^n
41 Lincoln StaeM, / ■ \
Boston, 9 \*3t JSjs f
$3, $4 and $5 Shoes.
JAMES MEANS $4 SHOE is neat and stylish. It fits like a stocking, and
REQUIRES NO "BREAKING IN "being perfectly easy the first time it i<'worn.
It will satisfy the most fastidious. JAMES MEANS $3 SHOE Is absolutely the
only shoe of the price that has over been placed extensively on the market in which durability
is considered before mere outward appearance.
JAMES MEANS $2 SHOE for Boys, JAMES MEANS FARMER SHOE and JAMES MEANS
QUARTER EAGLE BOOTS FOR FARMERS are alllStaple lines that always give satisfaction:
Boots and Shoes from our celebrated factory are sold by
N . B.E N JAM IN, (Sole Agent for Los Angelctf
BOSTON SHOE gTORE
1-l-iaiß COB. MAIN AND SECOND, LOS ANGELES.