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CITY AND COUNTY OFFICIAL PAPER.
FRIDAY SEPT. 4, 1.71.
TERMS OF ADVERTISING.
ONE DOLLAR per Square of ten lines, first
Insertion, and twkntv-kivk cents per square
foreach subsequent Insertion.
Tho following postal changes went Into op
eration, July Ist, 1871: All publications are
free of postage to subscribers in the county In
which they mtl published. Hooks nnd pack
ages of merchandise, to Kip weight of four
pounds, can be I nt by mail at-the rate of one
Cent for every two ounces or fraction over.
Tied packages may be entirely enclosed.
Some portion or sealed packages must be
opened for Inspection,
There are telegrams in the Tele
graph oilice for D. C. Dunning, Albert
Grappengezar, and Richard Kerren.
The Orizaba will bring this morning
eighty-live passengers and one bun
dled and eighty-six tons of freight.
A picnic party visited Santa Monica
yesterday under tlie convoy of Rey
nolds, our pioneer Jehu.
Santa Catallna Island has been
nearly deserted by tbe pleasure seek
ers; only fifteen of them remain to
General Baldwin retires from his
oilice as Deputy Sheriff to-day,
nnd will be succeeded by Maj. H. M.
A Mexican while shearing sheep,
yesterday about eight miles from the
city severed one of his fingers entirely
from his left hand with the shears.
Justice Trafford spoke the word
yesterday which joined Mr. Frank
Sanderson and Miss Josie Hicks for
The Council will hold au extra ses
sion at ten o'clock to-morrow morn
ing to receive reports from the City
Surveyor on projected street improve
The Los Angeles and the Orizaba
are expected to arriae at Wilmington
this morning. The passengers will
probably arrive in the city on the 9
No waste paper is to be t brown upon
the streets hereafter from business
houses, under penalty of arraignment
before the Mayor and line. So say
the municipal guardians.
Mr. J. D. Patrick, the piano agent
and tuner, has returned from San
Francisco and will open in a few days
a piano salesroom and repairing es
tablishment at No. 00 Spring street.
Mr. James, the Register of tlie U. S.
Land Office returned to the city yes
terday from a trip to the Mojave des
ert, where he has been spending a
short time for business and recrea
Temple street Is lo be graded and
placed in n passable condition as far as
tlie Cemetery, by order of the City
Council. This is a move in the right
direction, and the expense of a few
thousand dollars thus incurred will re
turn a hundred fold iv tlie rise of
property and city revenue.
Our subscribers are notified that
Rolla Summers, a former carrier of
the HERALD, is no longer authorized
to receive subscriptions or transact
any business whatever on our account.
Mi. T. 1). Malony and Mr. J. J.
Thomas are our only authorized car
A gentleman from San Francisco
says that the theatrical troupe which
has been playing the Black Crook
with sech immense success in that
city will soon visit Los Angeles, stop
ping on their way at Sacramento,
Stockton, Virginia City and Marys
Messrs. Tleillenberger & Shaver, of
the Woolen Mill store, received yes
terday another lot of imported goods.
They now have one of the finest stocks
in their line in the city, comprising
woolen cloths, cassimeres, silk, vest
ings and flannels, nnd a full line of
blankets, the finest in the market.
Suits made to order and satisfaction
guaranteed, both in price and work
A horse for a bit is certainly cheap
enough, and at that price every beggar
in town ought to bo mounted. A lot
of brood mares and colts were yester
day disposed of at Constable's sale,
bringing that munificent figure each.
A few really high priced and valuable
animals were sold for as much as
three dollars apiece, and it wasn't a
very good day for horses, either. Now
is the time to sell your stock on at
The Los Angeles Guards will meet
at their armory on Tuesday evening,
August Bth, at 8 o'clock, to be mus
ts red into tlie State service as Na
tional Guards. All the members of
the company, whether provided with
uniforms or not, are ordered to attend,
und any citizens who desire to join
the military service of the State can
do so by applying to the recruiting
committee and presenting themselves
The camp-meeting near Los Nietos
will open to-day. Complete prepara
tions have been made for the accom
modation of visitors by the erection of
booths, providing edibles, etc. A spe
cial train to and from the grounds will
probably be run each day for the con
venience of our citizens who may
wish to attend. Mr. T. J. Bedford, of
our city was appointed deputy by the
Sheriff to maintain order on the
grounds, and left yesterday for tlie
scene of operations.
The ExprcnH says that "Uncle Josh"
returned from the Ord District Wed
nesday, whither lie went to show his
inlne, the " Monumental," to a couple
.of purchasing gentlemen. They were
pleased with its location, and brought
a number of specimens from the vein
which they consider a very rich one.
The ore selected will be sent to San
Francisco, and on the strength of the
representations of the gentlemen, and
the results of a careful assay, it Is be
lieved the mine will be placed in the
hands of n company of meuns,'who will
work it to advantage. " Uncle Josh"
says there are a few parties there im
proving their claims, and that one
mine was recently sold at a satisfac
Common Council Proceedings.
Thursday, sept. 3d.
Council met at the usual time with
President Sabichi in the chair. Pres
ent: Dockweiler, Gcrkens, Huber,
Workman, Mascarel, Sabichi, Beaudry
Tlie minutes of the previous meet
ing were dispensed with, as the Clerk
reported that he did not have them
written up, in consequence of a press
of business in preparing the assess
The Zanjero reported expenditures
for cleaning and repairing zanjas,
$157 58; balance of appropriation on
hand, $92 72. He requested a further
appropriation of $100 for tliesame pur
pose. Report placed on file.
The special committee to whom was
referred the matter of fixing the sal
ary of the City Assessor for the year
1874, reported that they had examined
the matter thoroughly nnd found the
total assessed valuation of property,
both personal and real,to be $4,286,621,
exclusive of mortgages assessed, which
amount to about $300,000, against an
assessment last year (1873) of $3,868,
--900. They recommended that the As
sessor be allowed the sum of $1,200 in
full for his services and that of his
assistants in making the assessment
for the year 1874. They also submit
ted a resolution providing for the
Mr. Beaudry thought that the As
sessor entered upon tho duties of his
office with a full knowledge that his
compensation was fixed by ordinance
at $500, and he has no legal right to
claim any more. Besides, the assess
ment was faulty in many respects last
year, and It would be advisable to
defer extra payment this year until
the accuracy of this assessment can be
established. He moved that the sum
of $500, as provided for by ordinance,
be voted the Assessor, and that the re
mainder of his compensation be with
held for the present.
A warm debate followed, Mr. Sa
bicbi, Mr. Dockweiler and others
claiming that the compensation rec
ommended was justly earned and
should be paid at once.
The report of the Committee was
placed on file.
Tlie resoultion submitted by tho
committee was then taken up, and
passed by the following vote:
Ayes—Dockweiler, Gerkens, Huber.
Sabichi, Chaves, Mascarel and Work
man. No —Beaudry.
A statement of warrants issued dur
ing the month of August w r as submit
ted, with the following amounts: Sal
ary Fund, $1,585; New Water Fund,
$581 14 ; Cash Fund, $858 83 ;
Cemetery Fund, $237 30 ; to
tal issue'for month, $3,201 97; issued
previously this year, $19,527 39; total
issue for year, $22,789 30.
Mr. Dockweiler wanted it under
stood that these amounts are all paid
in cash, and there are no warrants
outstanding against the city. Under
The following bills were reported by
tho Finance Committee, with their
Barrows & Co., $59; J. G. Scott, $10;
F. Carpenter, rent, $40; J. J. Clayton,
$3; Harris Jacoby, 3; It. Bills, $7;
Caswell A Ellis, $7 20; Harper & Long,
$11 75; S. Hellman, $15; Whistler &
Co., $5; Ceo. P. McLain, $10; R. It.
Co.. $20 20; L. A. Gas Co., $12 75; M.
Tulahan, $15 50; J. J. Clayton, $2 50;
Jose Mascarel, $2 50; Goodwin & Co.,
$5 35; Hellman, Haas & Co., $5 50;
Page & Gravel, $15 50; John Schu
maker, $2; Herald, $27 15; San
Francisco Chronicle, $15. The ac
count of R. Bills was reduced to live
dollars,and the other bills ordered paid
The City Surveyor reported upon
tlie question of building a sewer on
Fort street, between Second and
Third, stating that the said sewer can
not be constructed without changing
the established grade of the street.
Referred to the Board of Public
The City Surveoor reported assess
ments asruinst property owners for the
grading of Temple street. A spirited
debate followed upon the merits of
opening the said street at the expense
which must be incurred by property
owners und the city.
Mr. Beaudry finally moved that flic
City Attorney be instructed to draft a
resolution embodying the assessments
reported by the City Surveyor. Car
By permission, Judge Widney ad
dressed the Council relative to the
grading of streets along the line of the
street railroad from Third street to the
southern terminus of the road, re
questing that tlie notice of intention
to change the grade be published at
once, so that property owners can
proceed with their grading.
Mr. Workman moved that the no
tice be published according to request.
Tlie Hoard of Public Works reported
with the following recommendations:
Ist. That tlie City Surveyor be in
structed to ascertain how tlie grade of
New High street can be modified.
2d. That Fort street be opened and
graded from Temple to Franklin
street. Adopted — witli the under
standing that the improvement takes
its regular course in the order of pre
cedence witli others ordered by the
Council; also, that all necessary steps
be taken preparatory to instituting
Bd. That parties be notified not to
throw waste paper upon the streets,
and for such offense if committed the
second time they be brought before
the Mayor and lined therefor. That
all such waste paper bo burned either
in yards or on the streets, and proper
ly watched until consumed. Moved
by Mr. Gerkins that the Marshall be
notifttd to enforce such regulations.
('.The Committee on Lands reported
adversely to the protests entered
against the granting of Joseph Mul
lally's petition and requested future
time to admit the nrotestants to es
tablish their grounds. Report tiled
and further time granted.
A report was received from tlie
Special Committee adverse to the pe
tition of the School Board asking per
mission to construct a temporary
building on the city's lot. adopted.
A report was received from the
Committee on Zanjas recommend
ing that Mr. Morris be allowed
to have the lumber taken from the
old flume on zanja No. 6, after tlie
city has removed such portions as de
A communication was received from
the Health Officer, calling the atten
tion of the Council to a nuisance on
Olive street, between Seventh and
Eighth, consisting of the bed of an
old zanja, which is partially tilled
with water now dead and stagnant.
On motion tlie nuisance was ordered
to be removed, by the chain-gang
filling such excavation.
A series of charges against Frank
CarptmtPr, Policeman, was presented
by Horace Bell, accusing him of dere
lectionof duty, conduct unbecoming
an officer, malicious lying and un
soundness of mind. Referred lo the
Committee of Police.
A communication was received from
Capt. Borrowe, proposing the sale to
the city of a Babcock truck, with ex
tinguishers attached. Also proposing
to take the old hook and ladder truck
from the city in part payment for the
new truck. Referred to the Commit
tee on Fire and Water, with instruc
tions to communicate with the author
ities at Wilmington and Anaheim in
reference to the sale of old truck.
A communication from the Trustees
of the German School was received,
requesting that the said Trustees be
relieved from the payment of their
assessment for building the Main
street sewer. Referred to a Commit
tee of three, consisting of Messrs.
Gerkens, Workman and Beaudry.
A petition from J. A. Brown was re
ceived, praying for a deed from the
city for certain lands now in his pos
session. Referred to the Committee
A bill was presented by B. Bennefor
services rendered the city as driver of
one of the public carts. Referred to
the Finance Committee.
On motion, Messrs. Workman, Ger
kens and Beaudry were appointed a
committee to redistrict the city into
three wards, according to the provis
ions of the new Charter.
Mr. Gerkens directed the attention
of the Council to the want of a suffi
cient number of hitching-posts in the
city, now that an ordinance has been
passed requiring the hitching of
Mr. Workman moved that the tax
levy be referred to the Finance Com
mittee, to be reported upon at the next
Adjonrned to meet at 10 o'clock Sat
urday morning, to receive tlie report
of tlie City Surveyor on the grading of
A late issue of the San Francisco
Cephas the following: "Frank Pyle,
Esq., Superintendent- of the Alden
Fruit-Drying Process, leaves on tlie
steamer this mornrng for Los Angeles,
to see that the factory for drying fruit
is properly constructed, and to start
the furnaces and drying rooms. If
Mr. Pyle can make raisins of the Los
Angeles grapes as he has of other lo
calities, in addition to the drying of
the many varieties of Los Angeles
county products, such as oranges, lem
ons, etc., lie will add tens of thousands
of dollars to the wealth of that county.
From his past experience we feel that
he will be successful.
Splendid gents suits. Coat pants
and vest, for $12, very heavy. Gents
Satinet pants $2 00 and $2 50 at the
Bazaar corner of Main and Requena
Isaac Norton & Co., corner of Main
und Requena streets, are now selling
out their Spring and Summer stock at
reduced prices. If you want to save
money give them a call.
The Harvest in Germany. Austria and Hun.
New York, August 31.—The Bulle
tin gives the results of the harvest in
Germany and the Austro-Hungarian
Empire, based on facts presented at
the International Grain and Seed
Market, held in Vienna August 11th.
In the Austro-Hungarian Empire tlie
supply of wheat is over 8,000,000 bush
els above the average; rye two per
cent, aud outs five per cent, above tlie
average. In Prussia, wheat is up to
the full average; rye twenty per cent,
below. In the RhenishProvinees,wheat
is fifteen per cent, above, and rye fif
teen or twenty below the average. In
Bavaria, Franconia and Hanover,
wheat is above the average. Wur
temburg has 1,008,000 cwt. for export.
Mecklenburg has a larger surplus of
wheat than last year. In Saxony, the
wheat and rye crops are good. In Ba
den tlie crops are light. Rye is gener
ally light, where not otherwise speci
fied above. Thus, it appears that Ger
many lias a large surplus of breadstuff's,
but the Austro-Hungarian Empire
must buy 3,500,000 bushels of oats, and
will have a few thousand bushels of
spare barley. The exportable surplus
of breadstuffs definitely reported in
canneetion with the above-named
countries includes 12,000,000 cwt. of
Hour, 5,250,000 cwt. rye, and a moder
ate amount of corn from the German
Empire—from Bavaria, 700,000 cwt. of
rye; Wurtemburg, 1,000,000 cwt. of
H. P. li. Broomwell has been nom
inated as a candidate for Delegate to
Congress by the Republicans of Colo
The Salt Lake Herald says that
wormy fruit is very abundant in that
Territory, tlie apple crop suffering tlie
L. D. Durgin, a nursery-man of the
Payullup, is engaged in collecting a
large quantity of fir-cones for ship
ment to Europe.
Montana has contracted to let out
the labor of all her penitentiary con
victs for four years at tlie rate of fifty
cents per day each.
One hundred anil fifty head of Cali
fornia horses belonging'to the United
States were recently sold at auction in
Montana. They were sold in lots of
ten, and brought from ten to twenty
The grasshoppers are still pegging
away at tlie remaining grain and gar
den truck in Clear Creek Valley, Col
orado. They ate up ten acres of corn
belonging to Dr. King in four hours'
Several families who have been liv
ing on the Pataha, passed through
Walla Walla a few days since. They
say the grasshoppers or crickets have
destroyed everything in the vegetable
line iv the neighborhood they have
Articles of incorporation of the Cal
ifornia Club were filed in tlie office of
the Secretary of State Monday. Also,
ofthe Alameda Coal Mining Compa
ny; capital stock, $500,000, in shares
of $10 each. Also, of the Star Mining
Companyj capital stock, $3,000,000, in
shares of $100 each. Also of the Bank
of Visalia, principal place of business,
Visalia, California; capital stock,
$2(10,0dd, in shares of $100 each. Also,
a certified copy of the certificate of
continuation of the term of corporate
existence of the Potrero Land Invest
The Salem Record gives the follow
ing: "We receive information of the
results of the harvest in this vicinity
which are very enoouraging,and show
that the average yield is little if any
behind that of last year. The largest
yeld we hear of is on tlie Ike Duibin
place, where thirteen ncres of fall were
threshed out of 075 bushels,or 52 bush
els per acre.
The largest bridge necessary to be
built on the San Luis Obispo Railroad
is now about completed. It is fifty
feet high and 1,000 feet long, and ca
pable of bearing, with safety, a forty
The quickest way to make a for
tune is to buy your goods at tho
Bazaar, corner of Main and Requena
One hundred thousand dollars to
joan in sums of five thousand dollars
and upward. Enquire at J. Jones
Arcadia Block, Los Angeles Street.
t'ive spools of Coat's thread for2s cts.
Kour papers American pins for 25 cts.
Four pieces Worstond braid for 25 cts.
At the BazaaS, corner of Main and Reque
na streets. •
Ten yards brown factory for 81.
Eight yards extra heavy 4-4 factory for $1.
Ten yards do do 30 Inch for $1.
Four spools Brook's thread lor 25 cts.
At the Bazaar, cornerof Maiu and Reque
na streets, opposite the U. S. Hotel.
fottr pair seamless hose forjl.
Three pair diamond toed Shaker socks for
At Isaac Noiiton A Co.'s, cornerof Main
and Requena streets, opposite U. S. Hotel •
If yon want to see a rush for boots
and shoes, call at the factory of A. S. McDon
ald, No. 104 Main street. Orders are coining
in so rapidly that five workmen are unable to
supply the demand. *
Agency Northern Assurance Ojm
pany of London and Aberdeen; ass ts, $10,000,
-000; and the old Hartford of Hartford Conn.;
assets, 82,800,000. Office : Room No. 3 Downey
Block. JOHN CARLIN, Agent.
Tho tide of immigration is steadily set
ting In, and the first thing eastern people do
is to throwaway their New York Hatsandbuy
a. new one of Dksmoko. They say there Is no
comparison between the two. 2J<Ja
Agency Liverpool and London and
Globe Insurance Company. Assets, $21,000,
-000. Agency State Investment Insurance
Company, Fire and Marine. Assets, $360,000,
at Brodrick's Book Store, near the Postoffice.
That handsome suit of clothes came
from Fitzpatrlck's. He makes the finest
tit'i ug suits to be hod in the city; best of ma
terinl; scientificcutting) good workmanship;
style. Call on Fitzpatrick the fashionable
tailor when you wish to replenish your ward
robe. ; tf
Do you want a stylish and neat-fit
ting Boot or shoe, then call at once on Wm.
Slaney's Cosmopolitan Boot and Shoo Store,
for he receives by every steamer tlie latest
and best styles, and he sells them at such
low prices, that you can't help buying. Cus
tom work a specialty. He has engaged some
ofthe best workmen that could be found in
San Francisco, aud he guarantees to give his
customers all hand made boots and perfect fit
at the Mine price that you pay for machine
made boots. Call nnd examine his samples
and see for yourself, at 100 Main street, oppo
site Wells, Fargo A- Co.'s. Sign of the Big
Business still continues lively at the
Espornnza Store, and what Is tho reason ? It
is because they sell goods there cheaper than
ever before. Please note Uie prices of a few
things of their large stock of goods and you
will see that they will not be undersold by
any store this side of San Francisco: Flour,
linker's Extra, S3 25 per hundred pounds;
Crushed Sugar, 1 l'fo. per pound; Coffee Sugar,
10!ie. per pound; Sandwich Island Sugar,
per pound; Japan Teas, from 50c. to 75c.
per pound; China Tea, 37%e. per pound; Eng
lish Breakfast tea, sit SI "per pound; Extra
Fine tea, 81 25; Soap, per box, 82; Saleratus
and Soda, 12V£c. per pound; Cheese, 11c. per
pound, Coffee, 22c. per pound; Coffee, ground
25c; starch, lac. per pound. And all kinds
of groceries al prices that are lower than ever
was known before.
r r bNOE.
We have to dispose of our immense
Stock of Clothing, Dress Goods, etc., etc., to
make room for a very extensive Stock of Fall
Goods, Just purchased in New York, and e»
route for us. We havo reduced tho prices, and
you will find It to your advautagj to call a
On Main street, under the Lafayette Hotel,
before purchasing elsewhere.
EL DORADO STORE.
A. C. CHAUVIN,
Wholesale nnd Retail Dealer In Choice
Family Groceries, Country Produce, Wines,
Liquors and Tobacco.
7<) 3lt»in St.* A.ntf ole«.
TOURISTS AND TRAVELERS!
ON AND AFTER JULY IST, m.
1574, the undersigned will/^■rjp^fcfflt
LINE OF STAGES
Spadra (llubottom's) and San Bernar
dino, via Rincon, Chino and
A FIRST-CLASS CONCORD COACH
Fitted up expressly for the convenience and
comfort of passengers will
Leave Spadra every Tuesday,
Thursday and Saturday,
On the arrival of the 3:30 P. M. train from I.os
Ingoles, carrying the U. S. Mail und Express
for Rincon, Chino, Riverside and Sau Bernar
dino. Returning will
Leave San Bernardino every Mon
day, Wednesday and Friday.
At 3 o'clock a. m., connecting with Southern
Pacific Railroad at Spadra lor Los Angeles.
Running time and Fure the same as by the
Cucamongo route. This loute, avoiding the
Desert, lulls along the valley of the Santa Ana
river and through the well-known colony at
Riverside. U. W. ROBINSON, Proprietor.
K. H. WORKXAX. * WM. ft. WORKMAN
Manufacturers and Importers of
HARNESS, SADDLES, BRIDLES
SADDLERY WARE, ETC.
A Good Assortment of
LADIES' AND GENTLEMENS'
Sateholfs and Valines,
Always ou Laud.
Flue Carriage, Buggy aud Team
HARNESS AND SADDLES,
Of our own Manufacture constantly on hand.
We are prepared to offer Great luduee
incuts to Purchaser..
tt«- Repairing promptly and carefully
Come and see us, at the Sign of the Big
Horse, 78 Main street, Los Angeles, Cal.
SADDLE AND HARNESS
S. C. FOY Proprietor.
ESTABLISHED IN 1854.
Importer, manufacturer, wholesale and re
tail dealer in all kinds of Saddlery and Har
The best brands of Saddle, Harness and
Sole Leather, always on hand and for sale at
wholesale and retail.
No. 17 Jjoh Angeles Streeet,
LOS ANGELES, CAL.
New Furniture Store!!
Herberger & Johannsen,
(IT. S. HOTEL BUILDING),
Requena St., Los Angeles,
Call attention to their N«W Furniture and Up
Furniture of every description manufactured
on the premises.
Mr. C. Herberger being a practical Uphols
terer and Mr. Johannsen a thoroughly prac
tical Cabinetmaker, the firm offer advantages
to purchasers afforded by no other house.
New and Fashionable
Styles of Parlor, Bedroom, Dining and Kitch
en (furniture always on hand.
UPHOLSTERING AND REPAIRING
Attended to promptly. Satisfaction guaran
R. DAVIS & CO.,
Los -/Vngele* Street,
— WII.T. SKt.I, EVERY —
r r TJ E SI) A V
— AND —
(AT 11 A. M.)
A large quantity of HOUSEHOLD
FXJXICTI T XJ 1* ES
BL'K WALNUT EXTENSION TABLES,
OAK DINING-ROOM CHAIRS,
BL'K WALNUT and MARBLE-TOPPED
PIER MIRROBS, and other Glasses,
CHINA TEA SETS,
CIGARS, CLOTHING, and numerous other
And a general lino of Household Furnishing
Goods—all new, and imported direct ly from
Remember 1 lie place.
State Investment Insurance Co.
409 California Street,
Cash Assets Exceed"- - - $360,000.
PETER DONAHUE President.
A. J. BRYANT, Vice-President
CHARLES H. GUSHING Secretary.
Stockholders and IM rectors In I.os
JOHN O. nOWNEV, K. P. K. TKMPI.E,
L W. lIEI.LMAN, O. W. CIUI.DS,
All Premiums for Insurance are deposited
in Los Angeles Banks, and loaned upon ap
WM. J. BRODRICK,
mylotf-3% Agent In Los Angeles.
COLOME CIGAR MANUFACTORY
White House, Commercial St.
THREE doors FROM LOS ANGELES BT<
(FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC) FOR SALE CHEAP.
DOTTER & BRADLEY,
(Successors to Dotter & Lord),
Have now the Largest Stock ever
Have Just received a largo lot directly from
tlie East, and cordially Invite the
pub.lc to examine their goods
and price same.
Ktc. Etc. Ktc.
(With Dolter & Bradley),
Is still selling everything in above
lines at Reduced Prices, and
guarantees Work and Goods.
DOTTER & BRADLEY
Are still Agents for the
GROVER & B \ h EX
ELASTIC LOCK STITCH SEW
And would beg leave to call attention
to the fact that
IVo-\v and Distinct and
Improvements have been added to
this Machine recently, making
it past all competition.
86 MAIN STREET. 86
jlyl Sign of the Bi* Red Chair. tflO
I TAKE PLEASURE IN INFORMING MY
friends and the public generally, that
I have engaged one of tho very best
Direct from Switzerland, who will give
thorough satisfaction. Persons having
watches or clocks to repair will please give
me a trial and judge for themselves.
Also, constantly on hand, 25,000 assoittu
articles, for sale cheap, at
CORNER MAIN AND COMMERCIAL STS.
TSTo. Citt, my6m—2
The Newly Established Store of
Offers for sale a splendid assortment of
CIUARN, TOBACCO, Etc., Etc,,
At the lowest market prices.
He respectfully solicits a sharo of the publill
potronage. Goods delivered free to all parts
of the city.
22! tt •;•. 117 »»<l 119 Main St.
T. C. BWIOART. JOS. HUBER, Jli.
SWICART & HUBER,
COPPER AND SHEET-IRON-WARE
CROCKERY WARE, GLASS.
Hardware and Willow-ware,
LIFT AND FORCE PUMPS
PLUMBING AND CAS FITTING
Uone to Order.
Sign ol ihe Big Red Coffee-Pot,
NO. 110 MAIN ST., : LOS ANGELES.
PAGE & GRAVEL,
Successors to Johu Goiter.
Carriage and Wagon
Nos. 33, 35 nu<l 37 I.os Angeles street,
LOS ANGELES, Cal.
Wagons aud Vehicles of all CvflfSUi-"
kinds, of the BEST MATERIALS, E^-^ 1
aud on short notice.
A Complete Painting and Trimming Estab
OS-Repairing neatly and promptly done,
iia.enees Moderate. All work warranted.
L. Simon & Co.,
WINES AND LIQUORS
Keep always on hand the best of everything
In their line for family supply. A specialty
nifide of the manufacture of all kinds of Sy
rups for the trade.
Signoret's Building, No. 17 Main st. [auglStt
OAA BUCKS, 18 MONTHS OLD
*J\J\J raised from Ewes shearing ten
pounds ot Wool annually—Colonel Hoilisler's
stock. Price, tlo to $15. Apply to
al.Vlm EI.Wool) COOPER.
THE NEW EASTERN FASHIONABLE
DR. C. PINKHAM, will lecture on Phren
ology, at Good Templars' Hall, on Mon
day, Tuesday and Friday evenings, August
31sl, and September Ist and 4th, at 8 o'clock.
Admission lor Oeiit>«nien 2.") cents; Ladies 10
Ct*. Phrenological examinations with printed
charts, |L Also, Magnetic healing from Ito
B p. si., at tlie White House. au«2W-lw"
O. W. PARKER,
Teacher and Conductor of
VOCAL aud INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC.
Residence, No. 66 Spring St,
PIANOS and ORGANS TUNED and REPAIRED.
All orders lelt at the above rooms, or at
Brodrick's Book store, will receive prompt at
ALFRED ROBINSON, Trustee.
512 Market Street, Run Francisco, Cn|.
Of) 000 ACRES OP LAND
•" \JVJ for sale, In lots to suit,
suitable for the culture of Oranres, Lemon-,
Limes, Figs, Almonds, Walnuts, Peaches, Ap
ples, Pears, Alfalfa, Corn, Rye, B irlcv, Flax,
Ramie, Cotton, etc., and also muny thousand
Natural Evergreen Pastures, Suitable
Good water Is abundant at an average depth
of six feet from the surface. On almost evetv
acre of this land FLOWING ARTESIAN
WELLS can be obtained, and the more ele
vated portions can be Irregated by the water
of the Santa Ana river. Most of these lands
are naturally mslst, requiring only good cul
tivation to produce crops.
TERMS—One-fourth Casn; balance In one,
two and three years, with 10 per cent Interest.
I will take pleasure in showing these lands
to parties seeking land, who are Invited to
come and see this extensive tract before pur
WM. R. OLDEN, Agent.
Anaheim, Los Angeles county, May 24,15T.'!.
J. L. Ward & Co.,
43 MAIN STREET,
FIRE AND MARINE
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Union Ins. Co., of San Francisco
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Contracts for Hacks. Burouehes, Carriages,
Coaehes,etc, for Weddings, Picnics, Balls and
Funerals. None but cureful drivers em
COOPERATIVE NURSERY AND FRUiT
Notice to (Stockholder***.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH A REQUEST
of two-thirds of the stockholders of the
Company, I hereby give notice thai there \\ 111
be a special meetlngot the stockholders at the
office ofthe Secretary, No. 41 Tempi, r'ncl.,
on Saturday, September olh, I*7l, a' 2 p m.,
for the purpose of taking into cons i era ion
t tie propriety of amending Sect ion 2 o; Ar.icle
IV, of the By-laws of laid Company.
Dated at Los Angeles, Cal., tills 171 h day of
August, 1874. THOS. A. GAREY, Pres.
By L. M. Holt, Secretary. nugistd
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
M. E. Church South will hold a Camp
Meeting at their camp ground St the Wash
bum ford on New River, beginning so as to
embrace the first Sunday in September next.
The law protecting such placet from trade and
t rathe will be rigidly enforced against all who
trespass within the legal bounds, except
permission ofthe manager.
Los Nietos, July UT, 1874.
M. G. SETTLE., .
PRANK E. ADAMS, !-Manager"
J. T. CARNEY, J