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TUESDAY AUG. 13, 187?.
Herald Steam Printing House.
j. The tloral.l *:o.am ivintKe; liouae 1*
not surpassed by any Job Printing office
on the Pacific Coast, outside or Man Fran.
ebMO.ln faollltLes for doing Job work.
fc»w prtoee, good work and expedition
•say bo relied upou at. this office.
No ta»n who has kept himself
eonvsrsaul with the commercial
developments of the world at large
has been Ignorant of tha fact tbat,
•▼trainee the financial trouble! in
Vlenaa which preceded our own
panic of 1873, business has been
greatly depressed everywhere. Cal
ifornia was years catching the epi
demic, but it got hers at last; and,
In time, It reached Los Angeles.
Immersed in our own troubles and
deferred hopes wa have committed
the mistake of supposing that our
case was an exceptional one, and
tbat languor in business and devel
opment was an Incident peculiar to
ourselves. The fact Is, however,
that Los Augeles has borne the
pressure of hard times—and old
Hard Timed for this coast is now in
hlsdyin i throes—better than any
other to,vn in California, not even
•xeeptlug the wealthy, expansive
and expanding metropolis itself.
During our recent visit to San
Francisco we encountered Mr. W.
H. Martin, nf the California Immi
grant Union and visited tbe head
quarters of the association by re
quest. Mr. Martin took down two
patent self-indexing files and began
to turn over his correspondence
from tfee Esst. The mass probably
embraced six or seven hundred let
ters. To our extreme surprise fully
two-thirds of them were letters of
luquiry as to the various poiuts in
Southern California, aud fully one
half related particularly to Los An
gileseity and county. It was a
nsw light, to us. I*. d9tn >nstr.tled
tbe fast of the existence of a wide
spread, inte.ligent and practical in
terest by Eastern paonls iv this
oeation, which will take, effect ou
the first return of the good times
whose advent li-ts been en often
heralded and which u>w seem to
be at baud.
We confess th*t w;i Were glad to
laarn that the interest of thu outside
Wirld in I, ii Augeles ii still
U labated. Tho fact is a signifi-
OAntcommentiii v upon our lack of
latercst In ourselves. During our
■ 'ay In San Francisco twnstcameta
left for 0'0i;o i in ouo day, oue of
tbem taking over eight hundred
passengers. The cheap fares to
Oregon explain some of the heavy
Immigration to that State. The
cheap lauds to be had there are
another inducement. But, waiv
ing both these reasons, the prime
guise fer the rapid settlement of
Oregon is the inter. thu peo
ple of that State take in attracting
Immigration. They issue circu
lars by tho million. They have
ajents at Omaha aud Ogden. A
man who has not made up hl»
mind where he intends to locate
03 arriving ou the Pacific Coast
finis himself with a ticket to Ore
gon iv bis poeko! almost before he
kmws what ho is about. We eon
f>s» to ait unbounded admiration
s>f(beenterprise of the people ef
the Webfoot citato. We should
emulato them if wo dcii.-c the pop
ulation new blur], induitry and
capital nee led lo develop the most
p urulsiu ; »«c i>:i of the Pacific
'flu-re is no resisting the force ef
snob evidauea as that shown u( (,y
Mr. Martin. Of course, low fates
to Los Augeles area ojnsumma-'
tlo:% devj'.itly to bj wished; but
there is au immense eleiu >vi from
which tlie population of this coun
ty can be recruited if we will only
pat forward tho proper efforts.
Times are improviug In botli the
East and California. There are
abundant signs that we sh ill have
in this State, beginning with the
later Fall, a revival uf the pros
perity of 1574 and 1875. Tha Com
stojk loJa is about to show itself
en lowed with new life aud enor
m his capabilities of treasure pro
duction, or all tlie most reliable
mi'iiug opinio.i is at fault. We
should t».k j in ) i-ure-i lo sco that
Los Angeles sUail share, iv the
largest practicable measure, in this
reviving prosperity, and we should
slO to it that tho Eastern settlers
wj.i long 'or a h> ti • iv a semi
tropical laud have lhat encourage
ment from, aud thoie suuroes of
Information about Los Angeles
c ty aud c unity, which are ex
tended to them to lavishly by
other oommunltius which invite
Three citizens of Los Angeles
w.io will be everywhere recognized
ai m>n of business discrimination
hivu lately made somewhat ex
tended trips through California. As
tbe result of our conversations
wilh each of them, viz., the Messrs.
Workman, Kuhrts and Thatcher,
we loam that, iv no quarter of this
commonwealth, did they see evi
dences of the substantial progress
wbieh has been beeu made in Lot
Angeles during the ps9t twelve
moutb. The ouiplaiut of hard
times i* made far more noisily in
all the places visited by them than
iv LO9 Angoies. The fact is that
tbe whole Stat 1 ! is just at that point
where it la "■> long lane that liai no
turning;" where it is 'Marker just
before dawn." The visitation of
the "bard times" which iiave pre
vailed East was deferred for fully
three years in California, and the
Visit is already drawing to a close,
after a comparatively short dura
tion. Sau Francisco which, to the
rural visitor, of oourse seems busy,
has gone through an ordeal unpre
cedented in its severity. But the
reviving real estate market, the
awakening in building Improve
ments iv Sau Francisco, the enor
mous grain crops which will focus
at that city, all give promise of a
prosperity which Is guarantee ! by
tho renewed activity at the mines.
Nowhere has tbo cry of distress
been heard more loudly than iv
San Frauclsco, and yet we much
mistake the signs of the limes uru
uew era of prosperity h is set vi in
that oity which will ramify all
over tlie State, and which will as
sist our own people lv developing
their unnumbered resouroej.
The sudden death of Montague,
tho actor, at the I'aiace Hotel, Baa
Francisco, Sunday night, is one of
the numberless confirmations of
the script u-.1 aphorism that in the
midst of life we arc in death. Tbe
writer had several times, within
tho past two weeks, seen this
young man, apparantly in tho full
flush of youth, enacting his part,
the cynomrs of all eyes, In a thea
tre Sruwded by the beauty and
fashion of San rVaneltCo, For all
tho carnal ol l»rver could discover,
be was go >! for fifty ye art yet. He
was tlie ve:y impeis inatloo of
youth, grace and sprightliuees, the
"glass of fashion and the mould of
of form" which were dwelt upon
appreciatively through the aid of
thousands of opera glasses ia tbe
bands of all that was notable for
grace and beauty in the Golden
Gate. Montague was one of the
trio, made up of EJinund Booth,
Rignoid and himself, who, in their
stage personnel, were calculated to
give Ihe mosi vivid impression of
virility, spriog, dash and vitality.
Yet the glamour of theatrical suc
cess, the gentle approbation of wo
man aud the unstinted ducats
born of a phenomenal professional
career, no more protected him from
tbe grasp of death llinti did the
millions of Michael Reese their
THE scene Which is to dny being
witnessed in our own city, of mule
teams und wagons conveying grain
to storage, is being reproduced in
every nook and corner of Califor
nia accessible to railway < r boat.
The grain crop of this State is im
mense, and the significance of this
Statement is emphasized by the
telegraphed intelligence of Ibe
damaged cereal crops of the East.
It is really a sight to see—the
heaped sacks of wheat and bailey
which aro seeking San Fruucisco
freni all quarters, confirming Fried
lander's estimate tbat tlie present
ii Ibe laigest grain crop ever har
vested iv the State. Another nota
ble ciiuumstunco is that there are
more vessels in the port of San
Fianclsco waiting for cargoes now
than in any period of the history
of that harbor.
LAST NIGHT'S NEWS.
l«peuial to the Herald by lbs Western
Union Tcle-i.iph Company.)
Pacific Coast News.
Ban FItANCISCO, August 12th.—
Legal tenders, 99} bid, 99j> asked,
Mexican dollars, 93 hid, asked;
trade dollars, 97 bid, 971; asked;
Imlf dollars M) bid, asked.
San f»ajscisco, August 12th.—
An sseeestttw of (1.60 per share
has been levieo |,y tho Bullion
Tiif Fire at SUSSISK^-
Shasta, August 12th. - ilie
losses by the lire are $50,000 ns t„
as can bo ascertained, but the ac
tual loss and damage to rjhasta is
over $100,000. The Sheriff lias ap
pointed a committee to keep down
the Are and prevent it spreading
F«lal Pr.'liinl'-.io W ml.
Santa Cruz, August 12th.—Last
Saturday morning, nt Tunnel No.
5, Dumbarton Hallroad, a man
named John Williamson, while
tamping a blast whicii went ofl
prematurely, was blown a distance
of forty feet and fell into a ravine
30 feet deep. Both eyes were burnt
out. He lingered in an insensible
condition for 43 hours. A Chiua
man who was working with Wil
liamson was blown eighteen feet,
but escaped with a few slight
D-iiintiive Oram Field Fire.
Marysville, August 12lh.—A
fire occurred yesterday in the grain
field of James ('lark, about eight
miles south of this city, destroying
730 sacks of wheat, 100 sacks ot
barley, and a large quantity of
stubble. Loss about $1,400. The
fire occurred during tho owner's
absence in town aud undoubtedly
was the work of an incendiary.
Thermometer to-day, OS".
Latest Eastern News.
Reception of (be culuese Embassy
\Vashinqton, August 12.—The
reception of tbe Chinese Embassy
here next September will not be
exceptionally elaborate. The Chi
nese Ambassador and suite will be
received by the President and Cab
inet lv tbe same uinuner as otber
foreign Ambassadors. The Presi
dent does not anticipate any trouble
In being able to convince the Em
bassy to tone the same view which
be maintains on the subject of
Chinese immigration, and it is not
thought that China is opposed to
Ihe limitation of Ihe emigration cf
her peop'o to this country. Minis
ter Seward will be here at tho time
to facilitate business between the
represeututlresof tlie United States
The Naval Register Just issued
shows the total number of officers
in all branches of the uavy and
marine corps, uclive and retired, to
Ilaj.:s Acerpia .ta .Iber luVltMllou.
Washington, August 12th.—
President Hayes lias accepted tho
invitation of the Minnesota State
Fair Association, aud will attend
the 20th annual Fair, to be held at
St Paul from the 2d to the 7lh of
September. It is the Intention of
Ihe President to visit his home in
Fremont, Ohio, the last of this
month and then go to St. Paul via
Chicago on the evening "f the 3 I of
September. If agreeable to the
guests, there will be uu excursion
to the Red lliverof (lie North aud
aorots the great plains of Dakota.
Decllms v liiuoi i ut Kesutlon.
New York, August 12th.—Tbe
Columbia College crew hasdecliued
the public reception tendered them
by thecity authorities.
Tlie Putter I omutiuee.
New York, August 12th.—The
Potter Investigating Committee re
sumed its sessions this morning,
but, iv the absence of several mem
bers, no witnesses were examined.
Qen. llutkr asked thut Stanley
Matthews be summoned. Mr. Pot
ter said ll.e Senator hail teen sum
moned Saturday and that he re
plied, "au important engagement
at Newport would prevent Ills at
tending und,whatever he intended,
be deemed of no eousequeuco to the
Committee." From this reply Mr.
Potter said he Inferred thatSenater
Matthews did not mean to respond
to the summons.
General Butler remarked that if
Matlhews's answer meant that be
would not attend or obey the sum
mons of the House of Representa
tives, the sooner the issue was
made, the better lor the House and
Senate, so that the powers of both
can be determined. If the House
has not power to compel the at
tendance of witnesses, then Inves
tigation iri useless, as subject to
suspension, lie did not know what
credit to give lo certain newspaper
articles he bail seen, but if they
were true, Matthews had been tes
tifying lo newspaper reporters. He
tells to Ilieuias much as he pleases,
and we want him here to tell as
much aa the Committee pleases.
He therefore moved that It be en
tered on the record that Matthews
refuses to appear before the Com
mittee, and that the same be re
ported to the House for their aotion
in the matter.
Potter remarked that he would
entertain ISutler's motion, but
thought it better to await the pres
ence of Hiecock aud Stenger before
voting on it. He therefore ad
journed the Committee until 11
o'clock to-morrow. The Commit
tee (hen went into • xecutlve ses
■rentea .'i.nu: Uctin ftplriteil
Chicago, August 12.—Tha Jour
nafl Washington special says tbat
Kelley, tlie messenger of tbe Lou
isiana Electoral College, who wrote
the letter to Representative Potter
saying that If be wus summoned
by tho Potter Committee he would
lell who forged the names of three
electors to Certificate No. 3, from
Louisiana, and then disappeared,
end whose absence was charged
upon Senator Kellogg, is here, and
lias not been summoned before tlie
committee to testify.
Chicago, August 12th. —One
firm took back sixty of the striking
shoemakers this morning at their
own rates; this fact caused consid
erable elation among the strikers,
but they say lliey don't care a fig
for the propos il engagement of
Chinamen. Thry have little faith
Another Vlillm Drnil.
iMl'.KiooN, Conn , August 12ih. —
Freddie Mittlewood, aged thirteen,
oue of the injured ut Walllngford,
died at noon tn-d.iy, making thirty
dead thus far.
Y<*ltiin JsrK l» sio«»l*eli!|»l.
GIIEN ADA, Miss., August 12tb.—
One hundred cases of yellow fever
here up to 12 M. Ten deaths within
tho lust H hours.
Yrllaw IVr,r«l OrIeOMRO,
New Ohi.kans, August 12th.—
Tnirty-ouo new cases; twelve
Ottawa, August 12th.—The Or
ange Young Britons, 'Prentice boys
und True Blues of this dictrict, ac
companied by 17 ) of the brethren
from Montreal, marched through
tbe principal streets this morning.
At Sparks and Wellington streets,
a rough named Tom Kennedy eu
'eavored to break the ranks and
ativ»)pted to trip the drummer, but
was baiiy beaten and only escaped
by vaulti.,r over a fence. The
lower town c-,i on men attacked
lbo Montreal Brltu I1S) at y or)I an( i
Sussex Street?, but ~«I a defeated
and escaped befoie Iho pwi oe cnm e
up. A Union man and a'i ~
tant from Mount Sherwood wei.
•übscqueully arrested and bailed.
After the procession dispersed two
Montreal Britons were cowardly
assailed on Wellington street. The
ussailaut was arrested.
U .van i Ke.v.
Havana, August 12th.— New
elections are ordered in nil existing
municipalities, which, with the
municipalities to be formed, will
enter upon their new functions the
first of January. The elections for
deputies to the Spanish Cortes be
gin January 15, 1870. A royal de
cree orders the restoration to for
mer owners of all property embar
goed during the insurrection.
European Cable News.
n.,nuli>y imssii Europsssa.
London, August 12th,—Advices
from the west coast of Africa say
tbatgreat mortality prevails there,
particularly at Lugos, where near
ly one-quarter of the European pop
ulation (lied of fever and dysentary
during tho months ending July 4th.
Bevnit AKalmst tun raarns.
London, Aug. 12.—The corres
pondence is published between W.
E. Forster ami a member of the
Executive Committee of tbe Brad
ford Liberals. Forster is invited to
stand as oue of the Liberal candi
dates for Parliament, subject to tbo
rules of the Liberal Association,
with particular reference to the
rule which provides lhat candi
dates must agree lo he guided by
Ihe decisions of the Association.
Ferstcr refuses tlie terms and intl
mates bis Intention to stand as an
independent. Forster was elected
by tbe Conservative vote iv 1874,
tbe Liberal party being divided.
Tbe Borough is probably Liberal
and the object of tbe Executive
Committee was to restore harmony
and party discipline. This is the
second revolt of prominent Liber
als against the caucus system,
John Locke, member of Parlia
ment for Southwork, having previ
ously taken the ground occupied
Lite I rancu.Aiuei IU..M 'In-all,
Paris, August 12.—Tlio dele
gates to the Frauco-Atuerloan
Commercial Conference today
wai ed upon the Minister of Com
merce aud submitted the text of
the projected treaty.
The draft of the Commercial
treaty provides that ad valorem
duties shall be converted as far as
possible into specific duties, and
tbat tlie American duty on silk
shall be reduced to fifty per cent,
for the Hist year, forty per cent,
for the second year and thence for
ward to thirty per cent. The Un
ited States to reduce oilier duties
exceeding forty per c- ut. to thirty
EmbMrknlluu el nii»al..» fr- n|i*.
Constantinople, Aug. 12 —The
embarkation of 48,000 ol the Impe
rial Guaid for Russia begins Sat
urday. Tbe withdrawn! of the
rest of the troops from Sau iStefano
and Qallipoli will follow immedi
ately. Turkish troops will occupy
the positlous as fust as they are
I n. i. < i> baleHi ra U> w. rfi« a.
Constati.noplb, Aug. 12.—Ad
vices from Bosnia represent that
many of the Albanian contingent
of the Turkish army are joining
Affairs lv Uoaalo.
Vienna, August 12.—Tho Com
mander of the seventh Austrian
army division in Bosnia reports
that the town of Travnik was occu
pied by troops ou Sunday and
communication with Ganjaluka
completely restored. In tbe en
gagements at Varcarvokof and
Jaleze, seven officers and one hun
dred and eixty men were wounded.
rinii.ls |v Isidt...
Calcutta, August 12.—Great
distress prevails lv consequence of
floods. Tbe canals aud Irrigation
works have been breached. Terri
ble suffering prevails In Cashmere
and tbe Maharajah is taking ener
getic steps to relieve the people
who, In many parts of (be country,
are subsisting upon heibs, weeds
and unripe fruit.
A "Femsle Hercules," n native
of France, is to be seen in London.
Oue of her feats is to lfft an anvil
by the hair of her head, and then
have the small anvil placed on her
breast while three smiths forge a
borse-shoe with their hammers,
she talklug and singing all tbe
HAM rRANOIXOO STOCK A Nil XX*
SAN FBAKOIPCO, Aug. 13.
OPHIr 48 00@471i I tlpha IH<@l4»;
Mcx lean. .. .2514@24 k Belcher 9is@9 \
'* * t> 10!<®1»H Oontijonco. ..
D t II 1»S4@18!< 8 Nevsu.l.. ..S9)4@'."J*
Ualllorulr.....UMUlfi Bullion a o.!<sß',
Ssvage 11)j®1354 Justice 6?»@6)4
Ood Vs SJ4 Overman lsV.til6\
Ohnllar 39 Oo@3s>4 Eichoquer. ..574@6 00
h k n 10 V'sm 00 "tali le oo@i6!<
Crown FolnlllJ4@UK Succor 3 10®) 00
Jacket 15 00@15J< Lady Bryan 2 10(82 00
Imperial ....1 15®1 2u Julia 12fc@13 00
X- Mu.k 0 Ot®CH Slta
San FranciscO) August 13.
RA E 3 15(93!4 Tip-Top 1
Uelmoot I 50ui lit- Hoinestuko *8
Leopard 1 1001 116 Caledonia.. .3 2}'n3 60
N Belle W/ 4 @\o% Valley .. .1
Manhattan f a Hill 1 5041 65
« Prize H-y % <3»y t Challenge l*@l>i
Hndowm'l 1 40 N V 1 ISal 16
Independ'el 4031 56 Oecidonial "l II
ty,mv, L Washn s>f«»
gay Wool Ward 3y»®.i2o
Hillside Xi Scorpion iVMi
Rodle 40(341 N Con Va ..„2X
Bechtel J32 Midas 3
MeCllnlou Peytona IS
Tioga •UaflV. Benton 4%m'A
Red Cloud Boyle I'issl>4
Summit 8 Silver ...T.....4
M White 4 Vermout 114
l-eods 1 It* Uea.lv 232>4
Serve an Injunction on Disease
By invigorating a feeble destitution,
renovating v debilitated physique, and
enriching a thin and iunulrltlous circu
lation with Hoatetter's Stomach Bitters,
tbe finest, the most highly sanctioned
and the meat popular tonic and preven
tive In existence. It strengthens tbe
stomach, remedies torpor of tho liver
and bowels, and gives a healtbrul Im
pulse to the secretive und discharging
functions of the kidnejs nod bladder.
Not only does it arrest und prevent the
recurrence of malarial fevers, but it fur
nishes the only adequate saleguard
agalnat them to persons who have never
been afflicted with those maladies, but
would be liable to Incur them II medic
inally unprotected. It eliminates from
the blood cbrtaln Impurities which the
most skilir.il pathologists assign as tbe
exciting cuusos ol those agonising com
plaints, rheumatism and nout, and It la,
moreover, au excellent it-medy lor an
enfeebled or overwrought sate of the
nei vo i and lor mental despondency.
The Crust of Tartar
Speedily leaves thesurface ofleeth upoa
wliicli the cleansing and preservative
•jntluenee of SOZODONT is daily exerted.
..■ .Jon of decay can Infest a set of
moreoX u F oa which It Is used. It has,
fie mou'iff |"" 8 ' r e "; esh , ln ,S cff >«" "Pon
.1,1,. ~v.o which It loaves a very
bra .thrLraWt besides rendering the
touncco Is ontlrely of*."",'7 ue ? the
auxiliary ts personal corfli,^ 1 *- ft* _
noi too hleh'y be extolled" B™'8™' gfV*
druggists. 30111 uy
Dry Goods Clerk.
WANTED—A good dry goods suj.«
man; prefer one that speaks Spaulsii
Inquire at No. 0 Commercial street
Industrial Aid Association.
The suu.crlbers lo the Iloinclnlr-'J'!."
al AM Association are lnviti'dlc"" 1 "
a meeting at the
COURT UOUBE, ON WE <I , SD^ Y
EVENING, August 14, at 7 c' 0 "'
Tho election of Incorporat"? f, a T £\u
tcesaud other imporUnt x ißl £ij v „_»
be considered. Tbe publio ienr»"F »">
Invited to be presenr. „.ks
W. H. J. SRC "era
Secretar'™,' 0 ™-
Express copy. /
HOME m 0
LOS ANCELr ""*
COFFEE AND ? CE M - LLS [
... . , .nilahrneii. j n tbla
We are the sole est" to rujlahJTOO
city wn eh Is fitted AfcaU HASTED
truly I'll HE and MSS sroui or in
COFFEES and HPI 7 ,
whole, In packages tIfSS at «. Fran-
OJTAII articles tarWSS-^ avVco .
Cisco prices. P- C ,Btt V !
Inn well established business, or will
dispose of the whole business ou satis
factory terms, II desired. Address R.,
Herald office. us-lw
WANTED TO RENT, with the privil
ege oi purchase, A PIANO. Must be
good tone and cheap. Address P. O. box
FOR SALE—FOR RENT.
A COTTAGE Of FOUR ROOMS,
Fully furnished with bedding, furniture,
kilcncii 'Urniture an t water, at No. 132
Buenu Vista street, Los Angeles. Rent,
141 per uiouib, pay unit lv advance. Ad
dress G. W. W.. Herald offloe- mrs-tf
By the Luke Vineyard Laud a id Water
Association, tbe best Oraugu and Heint-
Tropical Fruit Laud In the mate. Watef
rlglii goe-* wo h tie land- Apply to the
office or p Beaudry, No. 81 New High St.
aplgtf K. W. WOOD, Secretary.
FINK BUILDING LOT) ON HILL
STRKET, on the lnstallrneul plan, HIS a
month. Inquire or MRS. J. HUBKR, i2U
Spring street. u7-lni
TO LOAN, $2,000,
(IN GOOD COLLATERAL OR REAL
v Security. Apply to room No. 3, Mc-
Donald Block, Main street. aull-lw
81 to $1000 to Loan,
AT THE STAR LOAN AND BROKER
Removed to No. 8 COMMERCIAL ST.
Will advance on collaterals 31 to $1000,
on all kinds of personal property, such
as watches, Jewelry, diamonds, pistols-,
guns, etc. Gold, silver and U. S. Curren*
cy bought and sold. n1 It I
Lots for Sale!
CHEAP FOR CASH.
West Los Angeles
Offers the best opportunity for delightful
homesteads ef any that has ever been of
fered for sale to the publlo,
THE WHOLE TRACT IS LEVEL,
Only sufflcleuty Inclined for good drainage
THE BOIL IS EXCELLENT.
And of such charac that It never oakes
and Is neither muddy In Winter nor dusty
IT HAS A DITCH OK WATEK KUN
MING THROUGH IT.
THE MAIN STREET AND AGRICUL
TURAL PARK RAILROAD
Is completed and running through the en.
tire laud andl now operated successfully
through Park Avenue, 100 feet wide, o en
lug Into the Agricultural Grounds.
A DEPOT 01-' THE LOS ANGELES AND
INDEPENDENCE KAILKOAD l*
LOCATED ON TIIE GROUNDS.
This In really the West End of our beau
ttful city, with the benefit of FRESH,
PURE BREEZES FROM TUB OCEAN,
uncontamlnated by gas or sewer effluvia.
A glance at the elegant niansloos and
fashionable residences now e.cctod and
in course of erection must satisfy any per*
,on desiring a home that this Is the nlace
THE TERMS WILL BE MADE EASY
AND PRICES MODERATE.
M\PS WILL BE FOUND
At tbe office of the Farmers' A M
Also, at tbe office of the Malu Sire
and Agricultural Park Railroad.
O. W. CHILD 3 and JOHN U. DOWNEY
will give special attention lo those seek
ing Information. seoil6tf
Rubottom Ranch for Sale.
This valuable property, containing
K11»II J'V-s I x ACIUW, one of tbe moat
eligible to Investors in Southern Callfo;
nla, Ii lorKHln. <it>od title and u»ju, iP
»ncoof «utpr. His in tlie heart <Yal
beautlful und productive Han Jf I
le> , thirty iniie* from Los A duo' ' c
Hotol Furniture # ixtures »
AW, FOB " ILK "
A ~.„. tN is presented. 11l 1
healthliTd.W \° e^' a m y w"° »
chanieoi *n? kn . d alr l are tue motives
wfSeS In o.° P,nB t0 Bel '
w . RUBOTTOM, Spadra.
1 JS£ FASHION gfltt
Livery and Sale Stable,
WILSON & YOUNC,
MAIN ST., Opposite Arcadia St.
Horses and Carriages, Single or Double,
and Saddle Horses kept constantly on
hand for the accommodation of the pub
lic. Horses Boarded by the day, week or
month at reasonable rales. Conveyances
furnished for private or public occasions
at the shortest notioe and upon as reas.
onable terms as at any
First Class Establishment
In Southern California,
JaMtf WILSON A YOUNQ. Prop's.
C. H. EDMONDS notifies the owners of
horaea and other stock that he baa
opened an offlco at the PONY STABLES.
No. lSBMaln street. Will treat the dis
ease known as bloody murrain In cattle,
and guarantee a oure. JyM-lm
AMD A Vlll |d Til IE
Mechanics' Fair !
Tbe first excursion fver Tlvttttlß San
Francisco from Southern California will
START FROM LOS ANGELES
On FRIDAY, August 23,1878,
Palace Sleeping Cars
The train wl.l leave boa. Angeles ou
Friday at 1:15 p. v.. returning the follow
ing Tbursduy. giving the excursionist*
Five Days in San Francisco.
PRICES OF FARE;
SLEEPING CAR, to Sau Fianolsoo
and return $23
First-class passenger couch 19
TICKETS can ne obtained of
K. R. HA INKS,
Al the Wodern Union Telegraph Office,
tiror E. F. SPHNCE.
At Commercial hank.
One car loud of passengers will en*uic
tbe success of tbe excursion, but r.ot a
For further particulars enquire of
K. H. 818 WITT, Mauager.
aitd At the Herald Office, Los Augeles.
Fire Association...of Philadelphia,
Commercial if San Francisco.
Standard Fire aud Marine
of New Zealand
Glen's Falls...of Glen's Falls, N.Y.
security of New Haven
Commonwealth of Boston
Manufacturers of Newark
POLICIES ISSUED HEBE.
WAI..ERS. MooltK, 1 FRANK MeCOY.
AO X.NT. j
'JJSprlug St., Central Block, Los Angeles.
airNOTICE TO FARMERS.-Pollcles
Issued on GRAIN, standing, cut, thresh
ed or In sacks, a.O-lm
WAGONS AND CARRIAGES.
The best carriage und wagon work uau
be had at
Mission San Gabriel,
Opposite the Poatoffice. The BEST MA
TERIAL will be used and the LOWEST
PRICE charged. SOT REPAIRING and
HORSE SHOEING a specially.
Jyl7-lin SAINT POL* CO.
CONSIGNMENTS OF WHEAT
And other corrals solicited.
LIBERAL ADVANCES MADE.
CHRIBTY & WISE,
007 FRONT STREET,
SAN FKANCISCO, CAL.
NEW YORK BREWERY
tSuci wdotn to Chris. licunc) Proprietor.
Tbe CLEAREST, PUREST and Mus'l
BRILLIANT LAGER BEJ4R Soul v ot
Order* for DRAUGHT or rOT'i'LCO
Hi ,!-.K promptly attended to.
TUi> celebrated Boer front (tilt Brewery
defiett coinwstltlon lv tbe Statu. mr>»f
ON AI. ISO STREET.
D. M AHLSTEDT PIIOI'HI 811 'P.
T~3 _tU JBJ jEZ,
Sold by the barrol, keg and bottle, and
dellveied to any pari of Ibe city,
J. F. REDOING
Will devote his attention to the
Wells, Cesspools, Vaults, etc.
•uTAlsn. WHITEWASHING. HOURS
CLEANING aud GENEUAI, JOBBiNQ
Orders may be leit at this ofllca or with
Jesse Butler, Main street.
lam vow prepared do till ki ,,Jsi of
Boiler Work and Repairing
BOILERS to and
- J SiSV £ UOD Bo^N^ofi.
Rp/iJis and Board.
0 „ lemeu and their wives and single
«!■ cau be accommodated with board
«<u flne, large, front rooms, containing
II modern conveniences aud homecom
lew High street, only one blcck
■om the Postofflce and Court House, and
■ m mauds a charming view of mountain
nd valley. Jelßlf
IMPROVED HAY FORK
; Patent Applied For.|
Is the most perfect, and easiest operating
-jrrlck fork In existence. One tusn can
operate It with the greatest ease.ss tbe strain
of lifting the fork causes It to grapple its
load automatically, while a null upon the
releaslug cord, when the fork has been lirterl
to the desired plaoe, causes it to drop tbe load
Then is nothing la ths ranatrnction of this
Fork that ti liable to get out of order,
rarraeri will do well to examine this Hay
Fork, as It saves expense anil greatly facili.
tates tbe handling of hay, grain and straw.
Communications addressed to
J. T. HOYT, Gen. Agent,
San Mateo, Cal,
The undersigned begs leave to an
nounce himself as a candidate for Ser
geana-at-Arma of the Constitutional Con
vention. A. H. MILLEH.
Los Angeles, July 2.1,1878. J2«-t s 28
Candidate for Supervisor.
J. C. HASNON announces hlmsolf as
a candidate for re-election to the Board
of Supervisors from the Third District—
the election to take place Wednesday,
Septembor lib. allld
AT THE T STO R E!
OTJST RECEIVED *
Yamashiro and Oojee Districts,
UM APPROACH ABLE
FLAVOR and PURITY.
On Application, or Sent by Mall to Any
THE T STORE,
48 AND 50 SPRING STREET.
LUMBER AT REDUCED PRICES
- AT -
Perry, Wooclworth & Co.'.
PLANING V! I l !_ S,
No. I& C l o«l»l*'i"«'iv> ■tt* l **. u**.r
RnllrOAtl Itniiuf* un'AK,—
J. a. JACKSON
Corner Alameda md Firit Strolls.
DOORS, WINDOWS, BIuNDS,
I'OSTH, SHINGLES, LAIHS,
SHAKES. PLASTER OF
PARIS, CEMENT AND
Alameda and First Streets
PLASTER OF PARIS, ETC. ETC.
R. F. COLEMAN & SON,
PI A NOS & ORGANS
Agent* for Hie celebrated PACKARD .
'ABOR ORGANS, GARDNER BROf
,nd otber first-class PIANOS. Intro
ncnts sold on
The Installment Plan.
PRICES nnd TERMS to suit tho tlmei
Headquarters st L LX WIN A CO.'
STORE, Nos. M nnd 10 SPRING ST
I.os Angeles. Jed-lm
For Santa Monica.
A COVERED CARRIAGE IS NOW
RUNNING DAILY BETWKKN
Los Angeles & Santa Monica
Calling at the hotels at 7 each morning.
FARE, FIFTY CENTS.
»srOrders can ho loft ut the American
W. M. WILLIAM.-*. F. THOMPSON.
W. M. WILLIAMS & Co.,
General Forwarding, Storage and
WAREHOUSE—San Pedro st. depot.
OFFICE—Nns. 1 nnd S, Downey Block,
with Thompson a Ellis.
N. B.—Wo are prepared to make liter
al loans on grain stored with us at ONE
PER CENT, per month. elm
FRUIT DRYER CO.
CAP.TAL STQOK. S 100,000.
A i o now prepared to furnish
THE WALTER FRUIT DRYER
Ami sell 8 j ATE and COUNTY IUUHIM
on very liberal terms.
Fruit growers will tako notice lhat A.
Lusk A C», and Luke Hres-tvlch & Co
are using the Walter Fruit Dryer on ihelr
(aims hi .Han Jose, and pronounce tbem
the best fruit dryers now in use.
Price of Dryers, $350 to $700
Call at theofflee or THAYER A GRA
HAM, and sco model ot this maohl ue.
T. O. WALTER, .'resident.
J. H, MAYNARD, Secretary.
see-Communications should be ad
dressed to GEORGE A. WILLIAMS,
Agent, v"9 spring street, !,<>< Angeles.
Principal Oflloe-41S California street,
San Francisco. qo-2w
HUG C> KKEMEIi,
PrfOPKIBTOR OK THS
KEY WEST CIGAR STORE,
CAM NOW BE FOUND AT
NO. a BPKI3VG ST.,
At tho Key West Cigar Factory.
Mr. Hugo Kivnier manufactures HA
VANA TOBACCO Into cigars ot approved
brands. He also deals In nil lines ol
Smokers' Artloles. Give him a call.
33 .A. X 33 ~R/ IT
CONFECTION S3 Ii Y.
MRS. SIMPSON announeos to ber
friends and the public lhat she has
opened a store at OLD SANTA MoNICA
CANON, where she will keep a full sup
ply of ltresd, Cakes, Confectionery.
Fresh Fruits, Nuts and Groceries at Los
JcyiCE CREAM ON SUNDAYS.
152 MAIN ST., Corner of FIRST.
The finest brands of Liquors and Wines
always on hnnd. FINE CI OAKS. Cold
Lunch every day. I cordially invite my
friends aud the public lo give mea call,
and I promise them courteous treatment
and piompt attention.
CHOICE IRRIGABLE LANDS
Near Orange and Santa Ana,
Which wore heretofore reserved by Glas
sell A Chapman, are now offered for sale
or rent. aarRAILROAD DEPOT VERY
Apply toCAPr.GLASSELL,In Temple
lllock, Los Angeles, or M.F.PARKER,