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Bailing out! Selling out our entire .took nf
Dry Good* below cost, us we Intend ln future
to keep only Clothing, Gent*' FurnKhing
Ui«B ols and Shoes, aud all that pertains
to gentleman's wear. We therefore otter to
our patrons and the public ln general tbe
Sreatent ba galus ln Dry Woods ever ofterd In
lis oity. For furth"r info motion, oall at the
Baxaar, corner of Main Jfc R quena streets,
opposite tbe U. S Hotel. JelT
If you have not yet seen those magnificent
Ea«y Chairs for the Union Club Rooms, you
sh' uld go and see tbein, by nil means, at Jo
hannsen dt Grosser's Kurniture Wardrooms,
ooruer Main and Comm rcial st reets, up stx Irs.
Borrowing money upon th- Instalment plan
Is attended with these advantages: The loan
can b repaid ln small mont ly amounts
which Include the Interes' and part of the
princpal.so thai by the expiration of the icrm
ft cm be all paid without any great inc. >n veu
ienee to the borrower; the rate ol interest is
generally lower; the expenses < f obtaining
tho money are not so great as ln ordinary
loans, and' If It is tiorrowed 11p.11 gnoi pay Ins
property then it often happens that the ren's
will meet the monthly instalments and in
lime pay off the debt.
For frrther and other particular* enquire
of W. H. J. BR-ioKs,
Agent for Savings and I o n Society,
Jelstf N> . i l Spring street.
Mr. John Archibald his arrived and Is pre
pared to loan money at 1 nercent. pernumtu,
In sums ot $3.0t>0 to $200,00 AnpliCHtionswill
be received hi the office of W. H. J. BR- n)Ks.
corner spring and Temple Sts., Allen's bitll.l
ing (upstairs). wy2stf f
Messrs. A. J. Johnston * Co. hitve removed
to tbe corner of Temple and spring streets,
Allen's building, rooms I, 2, x and i. Je9 tf
Just received by 8. Hellman, about 20 difTer
ent stylea of babies' carriages, direct from the
Eastern factory, which we will sell very l«w.
Johannsen & Grosser do the best und neat
est upholstering and cabinet wotk in South
er" California. If you have anything to be
done in their line, giv • them a "all They are
reasonable in thelrcbarges.and keepall kinds
of Furniture and Beddiugln thelrware-ronms.
Ducommnn's building. Main street, corn, r
Now is Yonr Time.
Now ia your time! No such chance again in
one hundred years! The Bazaar is selling out
their entire stock of Dry Woods 2a percent,
below cost, as they intend giving up their dry
g.iods busiuess and keep only <ient>' Furnish
ing Goods. This is no bogus'sale, but a genu
ine selling out of our entire stuck of Dry
Gry Go.ids, as jou will And out by calling at
the Basaar, oorner of Main and Requena
street*, opposite the U. S. Hotel. Jei7
8. Nordlinger, the Jeweler, on Com
mercial street, offers the above reward
to any parties who can. prove that he
does not keep the finest nnd largest
stock of Watches, Diamonds and Jew
elry in this town. He would also in
form the public at large that he does
not keep any plated or Cheap John
Jewelry In his house. He also will sell
till further notice 4 oz. silver Bartletr
Waltham Watches at $30; 14 karat
gold Gents' Chains at $1 10 a penny
weight; Watch Crystals at 25 cts.each.
In fact, he will sell 25 per cent, cheap
er than any other bouse in this town.
For further information call at his
■tore. No. 3 Commercial street, and
examine his flne stock of goods.
Mr. Ed. Dupuy h is establisned a stable and
feed yard at old Santa Monica for t he accom
modation of the visiting public to thai popu
lar reso't. An ample stabh and corral have
al read v been constructed and teams will be
well cared for at moderate prices. Mr. Dupuy
also has a livery < onnected with his e»ab
ltsbnient, and will keep some flue rig- to i t.
If you want a good coniiorfable bed to sleep
on and wh eh adapts itself t.. a person's body,
you should get one of Johannsen i; Wrosser'
n-w kind of spring bed. They ure superior
for wear, easiest to handleaudttive mort-coin
fo t than any other spring bed made. Go and
se«i It for yourscll at their furn ture ware
rooms. Main street, corner Commercial, up
On Monday, June 7th, at the .•spring
street school house, Mrs. F. A. Parker
will open a school tor a term of seven
weeks; term to close one week before
the re-opening of the public schools.
Tuition for the term—for Thin! reader
and all below, $4; $5 for all above the
Third reader. For further particulars
enquire of Dr. Lucky, City Superin
tendent of SehooJs. jnB:tf
126 gents' cheviot suits, in frocks
and sacks, at $14, worth $20; 500 pairs
heavy cassimere pants at $4 per pair,
worth $6, at the Bazaar, corner Main
ami Requena streets, opposite the 11.
S. Hotel. ml:lm
If you want a good suit of clothes
for a little money, go to the Bazaar,
corner of Main and Requena streets,
and get one of those $12 suits, worth
$17. ml :1m
BUTThe prineipiO organs of sense are con
centrated to the face. It is therefore worth)
of beiug crowned by all»Jentlemen, with one
of the superior huts which can be had at Des
mond's, Main street. mail.
Insurance Agency—Commercial of Califor-
Ifornia, Fire and Marine, assets $sfio,ono; Cali
fornia Insurance Co., assets St,oo,iKXl; Fire As
sociation of Phtladelpnia, Incorporated 182(1,
resets $6,fXiO,oOu. These companies transact
their business at tbe lowest paying rates,
charging for each risk according En the hazard
atsnmed, without reference to auy Insurance
combination or arb'trary trlffs. All losses
promptly adjusted and paid.
ii. McLELLAN, Agent.
Office of G., N. 4 P. 8. S. Co.,
f*2G <H Main street, Los Angeles.
Sliver and gold plating; electrotyplng; Ivory
and metal turning; glass and metal drilling.
Locks, keys, seals and key-ehecks.steneil and
door-plates made to order: knives and surgi
cal lnsti umeats ground and saws filed and sei;
parasols atid canes mended; musical instru
ments repaired; moerschanm pipes cleaned
and mounted; model making and repairs ou
ail fancy work and machinery, from a pin to
a looomotlve. All kinds of sewing machines
nought, sold and r-palred. Come and see the
new sewing machine engine. Sewing Ma
chine Exchange,39Bpr!ngBt. de.SOtf
600 gents' cloth Summer hats, at 50
ets. apiece; extra heavy gents' satinet
panti from SI 60 up to $3, at Isaac
Norton & Co.'s, corner Main and Re
quena street, opposite the U. S. Hotel.
Moore's Restaurant,on Commercial street,
is tbe proper place to go fora good meal, with
a goon cup of coffee or tea to drink with it.—
There Is probably no restaurant on the Pacific
eosMt where so many of the substantial and
so many of the luxuries may be rind lor 25 c s.
Don't forget the place—Moore's R-staurnnt,
CommereloUtreet. private est ing room- ha v.
Wen neally fitted up for the accommodation
i ladles. » |d-ti
Wm. Farrell, at No. 19 Court street,
attends to all business in the way of
plumbing und gas and steam pipe fit
ting. He guarantees satisfaction in
all cases and charges reasonable prices.
He also reflnishes old gas fixtures,
makiu* them as good as new. Also,
agent for the "Empire gas-burner" i
and "Economic iras-governor"—both
valuable acquisitions to fixtures of a
house and great savings over the old
style apparatus. Remember the place,
No. 19 Court street. mrlo:tf
WM. H. WILLIAMS.
CONVEYANCER AMD COPYIST.
Room S5 Temple Block, Los Angeles.
Houses let, loan and Insurance negotiated
and bills collected. Ie is if ,
Cor. JVngilo* JtcraW
FRIDAY JUNE 18. 1875.
Another hopping pest has beeu
added to the inflictions of Kansas.
This time it is toads.
Beach having demolished the
Beechi r race, has announced that
he will close his argument to-day.
Phelps has opened the campaign
opened it on tiie defensive. The can
didate who is kept so busy defending
himself that he lias neither time nor
opportunity to attack his opponents, is
almost always defeated.
The Express is working against the
interests o; Los Angeies with the zeal
of a well paid attorney. Iv lis issue
of last evening it says: "It is perhaps
well that the Herald should be in
formed that an undertaking of great
importance is under way. It is no
less than moving the Los Angeles
river, the orange groves, the Downey
aud Temple blocks, to Santa Monica.
It is an enterprise of great pith and
moment, but the gentlemen who have
it iv hand are equal to the emer
The Express uppears to fully endorse
the statements of the San Francisco
lot speculators who are trying to make
the people believe that Los Angeles
does not amount to much, and that
Santa Monica will be the great city.
It says: "The Herald advises such
persons as propose to invest in Santa
Monica lot* to come down and take a
look at the place before making the
investment. Well, Santa Monica will
repay an inspection both from a stand
point of pleasure and of profit."
Gorham in Earnest.
There ia something, after all, in the
animosity of Gorham toward the
railroad company, aud we now have
an inkling of the causes which led to
the rupture between George and the
corporation which made him all that
he is beyond the ordinary individual.
It is well known that the campaign
finances ofthe Republican party have
in the main been for some years past
drawn from the pocket of the railroad
company. This year Governor Stan
ford and his realized that
their interests would not suffer in the
hands of the people, and they there
fore resolved to go out of politics.
This resolution was adhered to, and
the coffers of the Republican State
Central Committee are conse |Uently
empty. George did not like this, ana
while urging Governor Stanford to
reconsider the resolution,the Governor
casually remarked that if George had
remained East the success of the Re
publican party would have been more
certain titan under his management.
This was touching the great wiie
worker on the raw. He flew into a
passion, swore at the railroad, and
threatened not to accept another pass
over the Governor's railway. The re
fusal of the company to put up more
money blighted the affection of Carr,
Phklps and Stow, ami so the party
that have so long lived from the dona
tions of STANFORD have soured on the
railroad company, These fellows were
useful while the corporation stood on
the defensive iv politics, but now that
Governor Stanford is no longer com
pelled to right Communists, their oc
cupation 's gone.
How to Improve the Park.
This city owns a block of excellent
land which it is expected some day in
the future, perhaps a hundred years
hence, will be converted into a park,
luid out in walks, and set out in orna
mental trees. At this time it is only
partially enclosed, and during the
spring and summer seasons it is cov
ered with a luxurious crop of malva.
It is an unsightly waste, and some
thing should be done to improve its
appearance. In the Eastern States
the method commonly resorted to by
towns and cities having unimproved
blocks without the means to beautify
them, is to lease them for a term of
years to landscape gardeners or others
who, for the use of the soil, will leave
the grounds covered with ornatneutal
shrubbery and shade trees. Lot An
geles does not appear disposed to ex
pend the money necessary to improve
her park, and under the circumstan
ces we are inclined to the opinion that
it would lie better and more econom
ical in the end to lease the ground to
some one, the expiration of whose
lease would leave it in a condition of
which every resident in the city would
feel proud. We have landscape garden
ers here, any one of whom, we have no
doubt, will be pleased to lease the park
grounds and bind themselves to leave
the premises covered with shade trees
and flowers. We hope Mr. Geo. B.
Davis, who is an aceomplisned land
scape gardener, and has an abundance
of all kinds of evergreens and flower
shrubbery, will read this item and that
the Council will make arrangements
with him, or some one else, which will
ultimately convert our desert into a
Rev. \\ 8. Kalloch, pastor of the Me
tropolitan Church. San Francisco, ar
rived in this city yesterday on his
way to San Diego to preach next Sun
day. IT > will return to Los Angeles
on the Ancon next Monday and re
main in the city next week. His
room at the St. Charles Hotel was
visited by a large number of citizens
yesterday, who heartily welcomed
him to Los Angeles.
The steamer Mohongo sailed for San
LETTER FROM ORANGE.
The Saloon O,itesllou Nettled-It Mays
Awajr Only a Harmless Villlaery
■tore lustead—Oar CorreNUoudttut
After the "Uasette Msu"-The Her
ald hubserlpllvu List UolGug l!u-
Everybody takes It."
EDiTuB Hkrald: The saloon ques
tion is settled. " Don't shoot, David;
I'll come down;" aud down came the
'coon. That is the situation, In brief.
Messrs. Davis & Bro. have bought off
Mr. Goldstein, rented the building to
the "Peopleof Orange" and obligated
themselves not to encourage saloons
hereafter in this place. The saloon
building has been re-reuted for the
comparatively harmless purposes of a
millinery establishment. One of our
citizens says, however, that " a new
meeting must be called at once; since,
now that our young men are saved,
they are determined to demoralize our
young ladies." Two more new build
ings are needed at once, as there were
three direct applications for the rental
of the "saloon building" on Tuesday.
If the Messrs. Davis choose to build
thetfi and rent them to the furniture
and real-estate men, nobody will ob
ject. In a previous notice of
THIS SALOON QUESTION,
Your correspondent remarked that
Mr. Goldstein "will certainly consult
his best interests by not coming" and
that "he had best mind his top eye."
Whether it was for this harmless bit
of slang we cannot tell, but the Ana
heim Gazette man waxed indignant
last week, aud whipped the people ol
Orange with his straw switch, over
your correspondent's shoulders. The
"top-eye" of Messrs. Davis and Gold
stein is in their purse, aud they have
concluded to "mind" it. Nobody an
ticipated "violence" or "lawlessness,"
except the Gazette man and others of
his ilk, who know no force except
physical force, and always raise that
cry when tbeir pets are attacked. But
would not the honest course have been
for the Gazette man to quote your cor
respondent's notes, or a part of them,
at least, before garbling their mean
ing? Would It not have been honest
for him to tell the fact, that the reso
lutions were backed by the signatures
of one hundred and seventy-three citi
zens of Orange? After the Gazette
man " gets himself into a werry
great state o' admiration" at the dig
nified and law-abidingcharacter of the
citizens of Orange, he pens this beau
tiful sentiment: "We advise them to
muzzle this incipient Journalist—nip
his literary career in the bud." "O,
A LOVELY METAPHOR!
Such as we never met afore!" To be
"muzzled" is bad enough, but to be
"uipped" also is too much. Still, it
might have been expected. The Ga
zette man always means business, and
when he induces the people of Orange
to carry out his little scheme, we'll
submit. At present, however, we are
"nipped but slightly, and "muzzled"
not at all. Mr. Editor, a secret: Some
one has been telling the Gazette man
how fast the Hkrald subscription list
is rolling up on this side of the Santa
Ana and some of the naughty things
the people say to your correspondent
about the Gazette. He has learned
that the Herald has recently estab
lished two regular correspondents here
who will fairly and fully exhibit the
interests of this section, which the
Gazette has not done, and has now lost
the opportunity of doing to advantage.
He has heard what numbers of the
people tell your correspondent—that
they are tired of paying $4 a year for
a driveling little sheet that is fearful
of saying a favorable word about the
magnificent county on this side of the
river, when, for less money, they can
get the Herald, a first-class news
paper, that has the good of the entire
community at heart and speaks the
trutli of every section, without fear or
favor. He has learned that the Her
ITS LIBERAL COURSE,
Has secured the subscriptions which
would otherwise have gone toward es
tablishing a newspaper at Orange or
Santa Ana, and that by future efforts
the Herald intends to increase its
prestige here, simply by supplying the
need of fair representation, denied the
people by the Gazette. His delicate
tittle suggestion is intended for you,
Mr. Editor; and if your correspondent
does not exhibit a greater aptitude for
journalism than the Gazette man has
shown in his unwise, illiberal and
shabby treatment of the people on the
East side of the Santa Ana river, then
by all means "muzzle" him and "nip"
his career at your earliest opportuni
ty. Meantime, the Gazette man will
continue to take his "nip" of Gold
stein's best before writing his editori
als, the Herald will continue "the
great paper of the Southwest," and
saloon men will contiuue to " remain
away from Orange." W.
Orange, Juue 16th, 1875.
"Tell It All."
We have, at last, examined a copy
of that most extraordinary work—of
which upwards of 30,000 copies have
been sold to the present time, and
which has excited so much genuine
interest and attention In all sections
of the country. We allude to Mrs T.
B. H. Stenhouse's new book, entitled,
"Tell it All." It is with great pleas
ure that we hail this remarkable work
—the genuine history of a real Mor
mon woman. Two years ago the au
thor published a little pamphlet on
Polygamy, which attracted considera
ble attention aud created quite a sens
ation among the Saints. The Mormou
papers took up the subject and, allud
ing derisively to the delicate reticence
so natural to a sensitive woman, dis
played by the author, spitefully invit
ed her to "Tell it All." Men and
women of position in all parts of the
country, who had visited her in Salt
Lake City, urged her to seize the op
portunity, "write a book," and lay
the whole truth before the world. Mrs.
Stenhouse ultimately consented and
chose for the title of her new volume
the wordß of derision used by her
Mormon opponents—"Tell it All."
This work will be sold only to those
who order of the agent, who will soon
introduce it to our citizens. We be
speak for it a most cordial reception,
for it is worthy of it. Mr. J. M, Gris
wold is the agent for Los Angeles
A confidence man calling himself
John Adams, has been operating
through this county lately. He buys
ranches and other property, represent
ing thut he has $12,000 in bank at Los
Angeles. He has victimized a Mr.
Daricutt $14 50 and Mr. Patterson or
Santa Auta $11 50. Unless he is
watched he will gobble larger sums.
LETTER FROM TUSTIN.
Situation of Tiimllu — Nan Jaaquin
KsHch-Au ObNtruciioa to NctOa
meut—A Fine Nycamore Grove—The
Character of the Noll-Great Crops-
Castor Ueaue-Tuatln Urehanls-Tbe
Necessity wf Work;
Editor Herald: Tustin is situated
on the border of the great San Joaquin
ranch. This ranch is held by a com
pany of capitalists who offer none of
it for sale. It is considered here as a
great obstruction to the settlement of
the county. Nearly all thY available
land outside of the Han Joaquin Is cut
up aud sold, and the settlers need
more room to "spread out." Not an
acre of this great tract can be pur
chased, however, and a body of land
capable of sustaining iv prosperity
thousands of enterprising men, is peo
pled only by bands of sheep with
A pleasant feature of this place is its
situation among a fine grove of syca
more trees. A majority of the houses
are thus provided with pleasant shade
without waiting for the slow growth
character of the soil.
There is no laud in Anaheim, Santa
Ana or Orange that surpasses the soil
of Tustin. It is a body of loam, sandy
in the Northern part, darker and
poorer as we go South. There are
spots of gravel, but these have their
special crops and are nearly worth as
much as the freer loam. The land
here retains moisture surprisingly, if
properly cultivated. In the corn
fields you can rind plenty of moisture
almost any where at a depth of three
or four incites. I rode through a field
of fifteen acres of corn, from six to
nine feet high, that has not been irri
gated once this season. I believe the
statement of its owner, William A.
Smith is true, that " You can put the
weeds on the whole fifteen acres in
your hat." It is the loosening of tbe
soil that permits the water to rise near
the surface. If our farmers gave two
thirds of the attention to their crops
here that is necessary in the East
ern States, the bugbear of irrigation
would not be so great as it is made to
appear. Mr. B. F. Maxson showed me
a field of corn which almost equals
that of Mr. Smith, that has had no
water until within a few days. Mr.
M. also showed me a twenty-four ton
stack of hay that he cut this season
from ten acres of volunteer.
Potatoes are a specialty here. While
Tustin cannot, perhaps, compete with
the Bodega country as to quantity in
raising this staple, neither Bodega nor
any other country can raise better
potatoes than can be grown here. It
is not difficult to get two full crops
from the same piece of land, and it
may safely be said that potato raising
pays here. Messrs. Peters, Gregg,
Short, King aud Gallagher have near
Tustin, a small castor bean natch con
taining three hundred and twenty
acres. The rows are one mile long,
and there are three hundred and thirty
rows. Just think of it—three hundred
aud thirty miles of castor oil! Messrs.
Peters ami Short have here also a two
hundred and twenty acre hay field
that is yielding finely.
But the attention of farming is not
given altogether to "cropping" this
season. The orchards of Tustin are
growing rapidly in number. There
was a large demand for peach-trees
here this Spring, which could not be
supplied, but next season will remedy
The Herald's regular correspond
ents will keep you informed of the
condition of the people here. For the
present I will close by repeating what
a gray-haired man said to me the
other day—a remark equally applica
ble to the whole country and worth
gold as a reply to Brothers Linton,
"Abe!," "Observer," and others of
that ilk—"lt is nothing, sir, for a man
to live in this country, if he wilt only
Tustin, June 15th.
t ♦ ♦ ♦ ■ —
LETTER FROM SANTA ANA.
A New Rcsißiirniit a New Butcher
Shop—Other Improvements—A Liv»
lug Well—Condition of Crop*,
Editor Herald:—Since our last
letter many and various changes have
taken place. Mr. M. Guess has
opened a first class restaurant,,
where all the dainties of the season
can be had. It is no "guesswork"
with "Mose," for he has all things at
his coinntnnd to make an epicure smile
with delight. The increasing demand
for new meal, han caused Messrs. Hiok
ey & Pietees to start another butcher
shop. "Green" says that if they eat
all tho cattle lo be found, he'll come
the French on them and bring them a
bronco mule. Our saddle and harness
shop will soon be ready for occupancy.
Mr. J. Orvis, recently from lowa, will,
in a few days, open a boot and shoe
shop, and in connection therewith a
saddle and harness shop. Mr. Sum
merlield, late with Mr. Frankle <fc Co.,
has opened a bran new store, where
anything, from a hairpin up to a
grinding stone can be had.
Our friend Conrad, from Anaheim,
is building a first class house to be
used as a beer saloon aud depot.
"Con" has come to the conclusion that
to do business he must go where live
folks dwell, and Santa Ana is the
place. Conrad will keep "temperance
bar," so you need not be afraid to oall
and see him when you come down.
Artesian wells are all the go.
A FLOWING WELL.
Mr. Long struck a tine four-inch
flow a few days since, also an inch
flow. He gets water enough with a
reservoir to irrigate live hundred acres
of such lauds us we have here.
CONDITION OF CROPS.
Crops are looking fine throughout
the valley. Small grain will be at
least equal to any previous year for
the last three, so we have been In
formed by old farmers. Corn bids fair
er than any previous year. We took a
drive yesterday and were shown some
wonderful things. Mr. Jacobs, near
Tustin City, showed us corn which
had grown seven feet in two weeks
without a drop of water since it was
planted. Mr. Mills near the same
place, has au orange tree growing at
the rate of an inch per day. How is
ttiat for high? We could enumerate
many more such instances, but prefer
to administer it in broken doses. If
we were to tell Miss Helen, your fair
engineer from Aarora, Illinois, that
James Lay mar, in the "Swamp,"
raised an an average of one hundred
and thirty-one bushels of corn to the
acre, we fear she would not believe us,
yet such Is the truth, and Mr. Chas.
Laytnor raised an average of one hun
dred and ten bushels per acre. Illi
nois is our native State, but it can't
compare with Los Angeles county,
ATTRACTIONS OF THE COUNTRY.
If "Observers" friends don't believe
it let them come aud see. Our good
people have taken a notion, and a
proper one to, that we must have
churches. The Methodists and Baptists
each propose, before November next,
having a church. We are a church
going people and are bound to have
churches. In our next we will report
Santa Ana, June 15th.
Under Sheriff Mitchell arrested on
Wednesday night at Azusa, a Mexican
horse thief named Jesus Feiiz, and
captured with him nine horses. The
Under Sheriff was assisted by Consta
ble Jones of Azusa, and the officers
deserve great praise for lodging this
notorious thief in jail.
New York, June 10th. — It was
stated during the recess that Beech
would not finish his address before
Friday afternoon. In that case, Judge
Neiison said he would not charge the
jury until Monday. It is now consid
ered certain that Tilton's lawyers will
ask that Mie case be re-opened at the
conclusion of Beech's address, for the
admission of recently discovered evi
The Ohio Democrats.
Columbus, Ohio, June 16th.—The
Democratic Convention meets here to
morrow. It is thought that Governor
Allen will be re-nominated for Gov
Philadelphia, June 16.—The Board
of Directors of the Pennsylvania Rail
road this morning approved the basis
of agreement with the Baltimore and
Ohio Railroad entered into in New
York on Friday last. They telegraphed
their action to the Baltimore and
Ohio Railroad, whose board is now in
session, but have not yet received a re
Toads and Grasshoppers.
St. Louis, June 16.—The Republic
an Kansas City special says that a
terrible wind and hail storm passed
over the central portion of the State
this evening, doing great damage to
the crops. Reports from Lafayette
county says that millions of toads
have made their appearance in that
vacinity. The farmers are alarmed at
the prospective damage by toads and
Town in Ashes.
Salt Lake City, June 17.—The
mining town of Shantie, Utah, was al
most entirely destroyed by fire yester
day. The smelting works were de
stroyed, which will throw about one
hundred men out of employment.
San Francisco Items.
San Francisco, June 17. — Dis
patches received last night from vari
ous places throughout the State, from
Shasta to Santa Barbara, confirm the
reports previously published of dam
age to the crops by the late rain storm.
In the southern counties the damage
will be principally confined to the hay
and feed. In Ventura it is thought
the corn crop will be benefited. In the
central part of the State the grain is
much injured in the stock, and a great
deal of that standing is badly lodged.
The late wheat In Sonoma county is
benefited and the rain is considered
on the whole an advantage to that
county. There is no damage to crop 9
in the extreme north. Considerable
injury to the fruit trees is reported
from the foot hills, caused by the
The Centennial ofthe battle of Bun
ker Hill will be celebrated to-day by
ati excursion to Belmout, and by pat
riotic exercises ihis evening in Union
Hall, which will consist of music,sing
ing, poems, and an oration by Gen. M.
Saturday, June 19th, 1875,
Al 11 A. M., Sharp,
\ number of Black Walnut Bedroom suites,
Marble-Top, ln One order; Two Parlor Suites,
one elegant Walnut Frame, upholstered in
sllkrea- six Brussels Carpets, from 30 to 35
yards in each; one Body Bru-sels, good as
new; large lot of Rugs,an cleg >nt 81do-Board,
Walnut Hint g Table, Lounge, What-Not,
etc. Also, fifty Paintings, Cbromos and Mteel-
Goods stored, and will be sold at store, Ar
cadia Block, next door to Newmark A Co.
JONES ,t NOYES,
jelB 2t Auctioneers.
Alameda Street, Near Commercial,
THE UNDERSIGNED having purchased
tne above-named House, Is prepared to
accommodate boarders by the day or week,
and would inform those wishing board or
board and lod-'lng at the figures mentioned
b low, that they will receive better satisfac
tion at tils n..11 c than at any other establish
ment In the city, all tbe victuals being well
cooked, the tables supplied with the best the
m irket affords, aud the beds comfortable and
Board and Lodging, per week •« OO
Board, per week *a OO
GEORGE R. STAUSFIELD,
JelB tf PROPRIETOR.
To Smokers—Please Take Notice,
That during the month of Juno I intend to
sell out my entire stock of cigars, tobacco,
pipes, gents' furnishing and fancy goods a'
greatly reduced prices, in order to make room
for «v entire new stock to come in next
mouth. Now is your time to buy bargain*.
Cigars sold hy the box from Si upwards. At
retail you (ret two Havana* for 5 cts.: the
finest brands ;! for 5o cts., 2> cts. each and 6 fur
81. Tho best Uttlng shirts and underwear in
tills city at ye y low figures. This l< n<i hum
bus. Call in and yon will at onoe be con
vinced. All the above-mentioned articles
must lie sold this month. Don't forget the
"identicals." L GDLIHSMITH,
'M Main Nt., under li ickmsu House,
And at 107 Main St., next to W..' F. A Co.'s
Kg press. mr.si
J. AL. Mttl tl.t r. .... Manager
GREAT SUCCESS I
Friday Evening, June 18th. 1875.
Second appearance of the beautiful and ac
MISS KATE DENIN,
Supported by the young American actor,
Mr. J. Al. SawteeH,
On which occasion win be presented, for tbe
first time In this city, the b autiftil domestic
drama, In three acts, entitled
TWO LIVES OF MARY LEIGH,
Mary Leigh (withßong) MIsS KATE DENIN
John Leigh MR. J. AL. SAWTELLE
To conclude with the roaring Earce of
Or, nighty's Troubles.
Mrs. Flighty MISS KATE DENIN
Mr. Flighty MR. J. AL. SAWTELLE
ST. B. -lv preparation: The Glided Age,
Pygmalion and Galatea, and Rosedale.
Curtain will positively rise at 8:15 o'clock.
GRAND MATINEE, Saturday afternoon nt,
2:30 o'clock, on which occasion tbe grent pay
° f CAMILLE
Will be presented. Admission, Fifty Cents;
Children, Twenty-Five Cents.
EVENING PRICES OF ADMISSION:
Orchestra Chairs 91 oo
Balcony Chairs 1 oo
Back Seats on Lower Floor 50
Reserved Meats may bf obtained without
extra charge at the Postottiee S ationary Em
porium, where a plan ot the Hull may be seen.
Notice of Dissolution.
THE PARTNERSHIP heretofore exist
ing between T. L izz.irovlcli and Moses
Norton in the grocery, provision and liquor
business, under tbe firm mime nnd style ot
T. Lazzarovich A Co., is hereby dccl ired to
ho wholly dissolved. All debts owing to said
firm will be collected by Mose Norton, who
will also pay all legal demands against the
Los Angeles, June 16,1876.
Jel7 lm M. NORTON.
THE HOME of Mr. Donaldson in Cn
hueugo Pass,elifht miles from thecltv,
Isn popular place of resort for invalid gentle
men. A mild sea-breeze prevails there all
tbe time, and Mrs. Donaldson provides excel
lent fare. Two or three gentlemen cm find
accommodations there ai this ilmo. jelu Im
HENRY LECROQ Proprietor
A SUPPLY KEPT constantly on hand
and cooking ot nil kinds done to Older.
SANTA MONICA, NEAR SPRING.
PROPRIETORS OF THE
WISH TO INFORM THEIR FRIEND,
patrons and tbe public In general that
they have moved into the i
NEW POSTOFFICE BUILDING.
ON SPRHVO BTREi; r,i
Whore they bavr a ma stock of goods, »
SECOND TO NONE
Iv Los Angeles. Havlni; plenty of man t hey
have enlarged their stock in all the different
departments, and will o .-r extra inducements
to customers. They lak- pleasure in showing
goods ut any time, Whether parties desire to
purchase or not.
REMEMBER I'ME PLACE:
In Postoffice Building, Spring Street,
»i YEARS OLD!
P I O N hi EX
HARNESS and SADDLE
S. O. FO V,
Importer, Manufacturer, Wholesale aud Re
tall dealer ln
Saddlery and Harness of ail kinds.
Sulk Harness, Trotting Harness, Heavy Draft
Harness, (ienulne Concord Harness, Robes.
Blankets and Whips—in fact, evervthlng per
taining to a fist-class Saddlery House.
THE VERY BEST
GENUINE LOS ANGELES SADDLES.
The best brands of Saddle, Harness and
Sole Leather, always on hand and for sale at
wholesale and retail.
Harness Oils, Soaps Jk. Blacking
Repairing Promptly Dove.
No. XT I ,i.« Angeles Htreeet.
LOS ANGELES. CAL.
aar Prices as low as any house on the const.
THE FIRST ANNUAL MEETING of
• Tie slock holders of tlic Main street and
Xgilcultuial Park Railroad OnbV any will be
held in the , flico of the Secretary, No. 79.,.
owney Block, at B:.'ie o'clock c. M. MON
DAY, JULY i, '870.
Los Angeles, June 9.
jelntd ('Has. E. BEANK, HeCy.
Dissolution of Partnership.
THE FIRM OF H. J. STEVENSON
I A Co. ha* tuts day been ulsMilved by
mutual const nt.
11. J. STEVENSON.
J. L. WABD.
S. PRi'.NITSS SMITH.
June 8. 1H75.
Th»contraction nnd construction bu*lQess
heretofore c nducted by 11. J. ."Stevenson A
Co. wili be continued by the undersigned
Without ehun ,6 of style.
Jet) if H. J. STEVEN-ON.
ALL KINDS OF SEWING MA
chines sold, rented or exouanged on easy
All kinds of Sewing Machine Attachments,
Needier-, i ill, etc., on hand.
General Agency for Southern Callforfiia for
Remington and Victor Muohines al Sewing
Machine Depot of
A.. M. JANES,
60 SPRING STREET, LOS ANOELES.
NEW GOODS! NEW GOODS!!
Has lust returned from San Francisco with a
complete Summer stock of
n it \- o o os
He Invites his friends to call on h!m nnd ex
amine hi- stock at the well known stand, cor
ner of Los AngclOK and Commercial sieeets.
my 18 tl
BEDDING AND LOUNGE
JXo. 13 A-litso Street,
IS PREPARED TO SUPPLY THE MAR
BEDDING OF ALL KINDS,
O "CI IN GES,
The proprietor Is a practical manufacturer,
and guarantees satisfaction in ull cases. Or
THE STOCK OF FURNITURE
Lately purchased from
D. A. STERN
Will be sold
To close out and make room for new goods.
Furniture and household goods bought, sold
and exchanged. Repal leg ul-o don at low
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WHEN YOU GO TO
Take your nic.ils at
MRS. ANTHONY'S RESTAURANT
Where you will g"t tbs best of fare, finely
cooked, and at
JS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE TAXES
on the school assessment for Los An
geles City Scb.iol District are now due, and
payable at tho City Clerk's office, spring
street, and unless paid wltliin sixty days from
date of this notice, collection wllj'be enforced
according to law.
Jefl.Sm J. Z. MORRIS, Collector.
GO TO THE
POSTOFFICE STATIONERY STORE
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