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MR. GEORGE R. SHATTO'S DEATH.
The Result of the Coroner's In
The Jury Blame the Mojaye Train-
The Engineer or the Second Freight
Tints) Su Mot Notified of the
Pretence of the Flret Train.
The Evidence Given.
The Herald published the only com
plete and accurate account of yesterday
of the accident at Kavenna on the S. P.
B. R., at which Mr. George B. Shatto
was killed and six others injured. The
news of the sad affair was received at
one o'clock in the morning, yet all the
details were accurately gathered and the
public given full information about the
mishap in the regular issue of tbe
Coroner Cates held an inquest yester
day afternoon on the body of George R.
Shatto, the well known capitalist of this
city, who was killed Wedneßdhy night
ln a railroad collison on the Southern
. Michael Grohan, the conductor of
train 23, on which the deceased was
kilted, stated that at the time of the
accident he was registering in the oflice
at Ravenna. The train had stopped to
take water at the tank, about 900 yards
from the depot. He did not know tbat
there waa a train following his own, His
train was about an hour late, and had
been standing still about aix minutes.
It had just commenced to pull out when
the collision occurred. Hie train was
Btanding on a Bharp bend, and the engi
neer on the colliding train could not
have seen it until he got within three
car lengths. An engineer waa aupposed
to have his train under control when
entering a station.
P. J. Smith atated that he was a'
brakeman on train 23. He heard the
other train coming and gave the signal.
He could not tell how faat it was going.
An engineer ia aupposed to have hia
train under control when nearing a de
P. Wright, the engineer of tbe extra
train, aaid that on coming into Ravenna
he slowed up to 10 miles an hour. When
within sis lengths of the regular he saw
the red lights on the rear end of the ca
boose. If he had been 10 car lengths
away he could have stopped in time.
He had received no word at Mojave
about the train ahead, ft was custom
ary to notify an engineer of a train
ahead. When a train ia late, there ia
aupposed to be a flagman out to warn all
trains following. He saw the flagman
at the same time he aaw the lights on
the caboose. He waß about aix car
lengtha from the rear end of tbe train.
Hia lantern was not lit. Witneas whis
tled*oefore seeing him. Hia train waa
not moving more than 10 miles as hour.
Samuel M. Green, fireman on the
special, gave corroborative testimony, aa
did T. S. Peck, a brakeman on'the
J. E. Wilson, a passenger on train 23,
deceased, lie waa etrnck on the head
and rendered unable to move. He aaw
ths body of ths deceased taken cut of
The jury, compoeed of Messrs. C.
Johnson, J. B. Rawn, H. Gould,-T.
Kahoole, Fred Voss, I. Bodin, W. A.
Hereey, J. Skinner, I. Geiße. W. Gor
man and J. J. Gee returned the follow
"We find the deceased came to his
death by reaaon of the collision between
an extra train and a regular train on the
Southern Pacifij railroad, the former
following the latter, and the regular
train being late, the absence of orders
to the extra notifying them of this fact,
was the cause of the accident."
TERM TRIAL. JURY.
The Drawing Made Testerdriy Before
Yesterday Judge Wade empaneled
be following term trial jury out of 40
drawn: J. H. Baker, Charles G. Comp
ton, George Euglehart, Thomas Freer,
W. B. Kemper, W. R. Powell, George E.
Wise, J. A. Cline, James E. Doty, L. H.
Emmeraon. William T. Henry, R. H.
Norton, William Raymond, James R.
Wright, L. G. Courtney, Eliaa Davia, E.
G. Fay, John C. Hannah, P. U. O'Don
nell and 11. M. Sargent. The following
were not found: O. B. Allen, Henry
Anderson, Henry Kreim and George A.
True. The following were excuaed on
medical certificates and other reasons:
Thomas Barons, John Dowling, deputy
postmaster at Burbank; Rev. T. P. Fer
guaon, George 8. Fleming, Henry D.
Krans, John Kiefer, C. 8. Lewis, A. C.
Lockwood, George Lowhead, David M.
Myers, J. H. Miller, Henry Rietou, Ed
ward Small and Andrew Stephens.
John Van Dam did not appear, and an
attachment was issued for his appear
ance this morning at 10 o'clock, Mr.
Van Dam is a carpenter.
THEY MAY WED.
Marriage License* Which Were leaned
Marriage licenses were issued yester
day to the following persons:
J. P. Hart, aged 39, a native of Ohio,
and Jeane L. Hill, aged 30, a native of
New York; both residents of Los An
Willard Ives Warrimer, aged 27, a na
tive of Connecticut, a resident of Los
Angeles, and Laura Buel Harris, aged
27, a native of Connecticut and resident
of New London, Conn.
Newton S. PanghSm, aged 24, a resi
dent of Whittier, and Lillian A. Brown,
aged 22, a resident of Pasadena; both
natives of Michigan.
J. T. Bailey, aged 27, a native of Indi
ana, and Rozetta M. Weir, aged 20, a
lative of Nebraska; both residents of
Are Yon Thinking
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ou go to the world's fair? Your outfit
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Jhamberlain'a Colic, Cholera and Diar
■bcea Remedy. Tbe change of water and
liet, fatigue- and irregular habits during
rour trip are almost certain to produce
liarrhcea, and a doae or two of thia rem
idy may aave you aerioue sickneea and
perhapa much exponse. Procure it be
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DEATH OF P. J. FLYNN.
The Celebrated Civil Engineer Died Last
Patrick J. Flynn, the celebrated civil
engineer, died laat night at 9 o'clock in
the Jackson house in this city. Mr.
Flynn bad been ill about a week. The
immediate cause of hia death was con
gestion of the brain. He was a native
of Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland, and
was about 55 years of age. He waa a
graduate of one of the great English
universities, and choae engineering aa a
profession, which he followed 34 years.
He spent eight years in India, and waa
executive engineer of the department of
public works at Punjab. He visited the
vale of Cashmere. For 14 years he
served in the municipal employ in San
Francisco, during which time he waa
connected with many large enterprises.
He served under City Engineer Dock
weiler for a year or two in Los Angeles.
It waß during this time tbat he devoted
hia leisure to the compilation of hia
great work on Irrigation, Canals, and
Other Irrigation Works, which at once
acquired, on publication in 1892, a world
wide reputation, being highly com
mended by the savants and officials of
Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. The
news of hia sudden death will be a shock
to the irrigation and engineering world.
He was nnmarried.
During hid last illness he waa attended
nephew, John Flynn. He left a large
estate in India and a handaome revenue
from his published worka.
He was a member of tha American So
ciety of Civil Engineere. and The Tech
nical Society of the pacific coast.
The-tnneral will take place tomorrow.
DETECTIVE BOSQUI AND OFFICER
FARMRR GlCr THEIR CONGE.
A Surprise at Yesterday's Session of the
Police Commission —No Other
Changes Made—The Vacancies
An adjourned meeting of the Board of
Police Commissioners was held yesterday
at 9 o'clock a.m. Commissioners Rowan,
Bradisb, Tufta, Bosbyshell and Welden
were present. The resignation of Officer
Chas. A. Stephens, who' had been act
ing as city jailor, dated May 31, 1893,
waa read and on motion of Mr. Bosby
shell it was accepted. Mr. Bosbyshell
also moved that Officer O. E. Farmer be
discharged from the force. The motion
waa unanimouely carried. Farmer has
always had a propensity for expressing
opinions concerning bis superiors and
their actions in a way obnoxieua to
them, and only recently expressed him
self in regard to the mayor in a very
Officer W. A. Bosqui, the well-known
detective, waß also discharged from tbe
force on the motion of Mr. Weldon.
The commissioners were divided on the
question of taking such decided action
in regard to him. Messrs. Bradisb and
Bosbyshell especially opposed a hasty
decision and asked that tbe accused be
given a hearing. On the question com
ing to a vote, however, it was decided
that be should be discharged. The vote
was as follows: Ayes—Tuffs, Weldon
and Mayor Rowan. Nays—Bosbyshell
guello "be' appointed on the force"vice
Farmer, Mr. Weldon moved that A. O.
Vignag ha appointed vice Stephens, re
signed, and Mr. Bra dish moved that
John Lennon be appointed vice Bosqui.
These appointments were voted for and
unanimously approved, after which the
The action in these removals was taken
in open court and was considered on
personal complaint, no written charges
Mayor Rowan was adverse to express
ing himself about the matter later in the
day, and remarked tbat the least said
the better, as the men might probably
be back on the force within a few
The officers who today received their
conge' are generally regarded as good
men, outside the several charges brought
Mr. Charles Stephens resigned be
cause he haa had a better position ten
dered to him. He has made an excel
lent record as a jailor, and no fault can
be found witb him. ,
A RELAY RACE.
The Los Angelos and Riverside Wheel
men to Make the Pace.
The Loa Angelea and Riveraide Wheel
men will give a relay race from the latter
place to this city next Monday. There
will be 10 riders on a side. The fastest
wheelmen from both sections will com
pete, and a close and exciting race is
anticipated. The following are the Los
Angeles men and the way they will ride
from Riverside: First relay, Phii.
Kitchen; second, W. M. Jerrkens; T.
M. (iibsort, jr., F. Holbrook, E. Gatene
bury, H. B. Bromwell, Macy, Thompson,
J. E. McCrea and Burke.
L. W. Fox, the crack Riverside rider,
will be on this end of the relay, and will
run against Burke into this city.
The L6s Angelea Wheelmen will give
a club run to Santa Monica on Sunday.
The ride will be over tbe a course of the
grand Fourth of July handicap. The
start will be from the Athletic club, at
9:3 d a.m. Scorchers will be fired.
On next Tuesday the Loa Angelea
Athletic club will hold open house, and
will receive any and all wheelmen and
athletes, whether members of the club
or not. The prizes won laat field day
will be on exhibition, and at the con
clusion of the evening will be presented
to the various winners.
Here I* Something Good for Your
If any of your friends are troubled
with rheumatism have them read this:
Lynchburg, Va., April 18, 1893.
I desire to say that Chamberlain's
Pain Balm has cured one of our citizens
of rheumatism of two years' standing.
One bottle did the work. This gentle
man, Mr. R. H. Parnell, ticket agent of
the C. & O. R. R., now recommends
Pain Balm to all his friends. F. C.
Helbig. 50 cent bottles for aale by C. F.
Heinzeman, 222 North Maim
A Good Inveatment.
FirSt-claes business and residence prop
erty, in the heartof the city, wide atreeta
o'-d avenues; electric cars and every
convenience; five minutes' walk from
buainees center. Low prices and long
time if sold at once. Call L. A. Land
Bureau—E., E, & Co., 207 South Broad-
LOS ANGELES HERALD! FRIDAY MORNING, JUNE 2, 189.-?.
DROWNED HERSELF IN WESTLAKE
The Fate of British Consul Mor
While Deranged from Illness She
Commits the Fatal Act.
She Waa Seen Struggling In the Water
bnt All Attempts to Rescue Her
Proved Futile—Detail* of
the Sad Affair.
Miss Mary F. Mortimer, aged 45yeara,
sister of Britißh Vice-Consul C. White
Mortimer, ended her existence last night
by throwing herself into the water at
Miss Mbrtimer waa seen about 7:30
struggling in the water by apasaer-bj,
who gave the alarm. Charlea Van Valk
enberg of 1631 Ingraham street, accom
panied by a friend, jumped into a life
boat and pulled out to the drowning
woman. She had drifted out to about
100 feet from the chore, and as they
pushed off their boat she gave a atifled
cry and threw up her hands. When the
rescuers reached her body life waß ap
parently extinct. Aa quickly as possi
ble, however, her body was taken to the
boat honse, where J. McKiliip, who has
the contract for letting out the boats, in
company with other sympathisers, did
everything in his power to resuscitate
the lifeless remains. Dr. Lasher ar
rived soon afterwards, but there had
been no hope from the first, and there
was nothing to be done except crosß the
dead woman's hands upon the lifeless
breast and keep away tho curious crowd.
Just at this time ex-Mayor Hazard
telephoned out to McKiliip that he had
reaaon to believe tha a woman who was
deranged was wandering about the park,
and McKiliip waa requeated to look
after her. Mr. Hazard was told that
tbe body of a woman bad been already
recovered and was awaiting identifica
tion. On bearing thia Mr. Hazard tele
phoned that be would come out to claim
tbe body. Shortly afterwards he ar
rived in company witb Mr. Mortimer.
*A man went forward with a lantern,
but there waa no need for a light; with
a groan Mr. Mortimer buried bia face in
his hands, and leaning on the shoulder
of his old friend, Mr. Hazard, he stag
gered out of the staring crowd, and sup
ported by bis friend gave way to hia
Mr. Hazard gave the following facts to
the Herald reporter:
Miaa Mortimer bad been suffering con
siderably of late, and for the laat few
days had been slightly out of her mind.
She lived with her mother, Mra. Morti
mer, on Grand avenue, and was in the
habit of driving every day in Weattake
park with her mother.
Several times lately on returning
from the drive she had remarkee
that she was afraid of the water, and
tbe drives had been discontinued. Yea-
terday afternoon Mrs. Mortimer went
ont by herself, and on returning about
aix o'clock waa told by the maid that
Miss Mortimer waa upstairs. She waa
not to be found however, and her
mother, becoming nervoua, informed
Mr. Hazard who Uvea close by. Know
ing what Miaa Mortimer had said itbou,t
the water in the park tbe ex mayor tel
ephoned to the park., as baa already been
stated, the meaaage arriving too late to
"JeTiy"*"* mnati m m.Hnn r\f #Vm f- a.
The body was conveyed to Mrs. Mor
timer's house by Chase & Co., where it
will remain to await the inquest.
If the lights at the far end ot the water
had been lit the woman'a life might
have been saved, for there were several
boat loada of people on the lake at the
time; the plsca, however, was m dark
A shocking feature of the affair waa
the behavior of two young women and a
man who, taking seats directly in front
of the body, cracked jokes and laughed
among themselves, while Mr. Mortimer
was giving way to his grief. It ia need
less to say they were promptly repri
IN THE COURTS.
James Kelley Acquitted— Other Cases—
James Kelley was tried yeaterday in
Judge Smith's court npon a charge of
having committed an infamoaa crime
upon a little boy named Herman Levy
in April laat. The trial laeted all day
and was of a nature that precludes pub
lication of the testimony. The defend
ant's story upon the witness stand was
the only defense put in, and he was be
lieved by the jury, for they acquitted
him, after being out a short time.
Jamea McKinney waa tried in Juatice
Bartholomew'a court yesterday upon a
charge of selling liquor without a
Oscar Bnrke was examined for insan
ity yesterday in Judge Clark's court and
discharged, there being no evidence that
he was demented further than had re
sulted from the immoderate use of
Upon motion of Henry Bleecker and
presentation of a license from the su
preme court of the province of New
Brunswick, Ambrose K. Nealis was ad
mitted to practice in the superior court
yesterday by Judge Clark.
Paul Oontires, a native of Germany,
was admitted to citizenship yesterday
by Judge Clark.
Judge Van Dyke yesterday granted a
decree for plaintiff in the suit of Ander
son vs. The Disciples of Christ, to quiet
the title to certain property.
In the insolvency proceedings of
Henry Behnsen, Judge Van Dyke yester
day appointed Kdgar Moore assignee.
Quite an important suit is now on trial
in Judge Van Dyke's court, having
begun yesterday. It is the case of J. S.
Thompson vs. I. Vv". Hellman et al.
During the boom the plaintiff con
tracted to sell some 7000 acres in the
Cucamonga ranch, all over a certain
amount to be divided between the
parties. The defendants claim that
they have lost about $20,000 by the
agreement, and that the plaintiff ia en
titled to nothing from them. He on the
other hand claimß that he is entitled to
certain suma, and aaka for an account
ing. Quite a number of attorneys are
engaged in the trial of the canse, and it
will last several days.
NEW SUITS FILED.
Among the documents filed yesterday
in the county clerk'a office were the fol
Cottonwood Canon Water Co. vs.
Hannah Typocum. Suit to quiet the
title to certain property.
Henrietta Colby and wife vs. M. A.
Sane' a. Suit to quiet the title to cer
Main Street Savings Bank and Trnst
company vs. L. B. Howard. Suit for
judgment upon a promissory note for
• n nnn « n d sale of the personal property
The Connty Officials' Book* to Be In
The board of anpervißors held a meet
ing yesterday and transacted consider
able routine business.
The board has felt the need of making
an investigation of ita own of the books •
of the different connty officers, and Mrs.
0. B. Fowler, cashier in the county
clerk's office, waa appointed as expert
on the booka. Before Mra. Fowler en
tered the clerk's office she had been in
the First National bank for several y eara,
and ie regarded aa particularly proficient
to fill the poaition to which she has been
Saloon licenses were granted to Messrs.
McGinnia & Baaler at Avalon, and W.
W. Beach on Terminal ialand.
The application of J. H. McKinney
for a saloon license at Neenach waß
The board directed bide to be adver
tiaed for to supply the county hospital
with meat, bread and ice for the enau
A petition waa received asking the
board to fix toil ratea on the Pasadena
and Mt. Wilson toll road.
Bids for supplying the county hos
pital with drugs were received from L.
B. Collett, 0. H. Hance, U. F. Heinze
man and A. E. Littleboy, amd were
taken under advisement.
Bida were received for tbe conetrue
tion of the Michigan avenue bridge from
S. Hope, Regiater & Darcy, John Mc-
Carthy, J. D. Mercerean and L. F. Led
better, and taken under adviaement.
Superviaora Cook and Forreater were
appointed a oommittee to inspect the
Van Dimas road.
THE FREE METHODISTS.
THE PROCEEDINGS YESTERDAY OF
I'.lshop Coleman of Wisconsin Presiding.
esting Services Held Last
The annual conference of the Free
Methodist church of Southern California
was convened yesterday afternoon at the
, First Free Methodist church on Fifth
street, below Myrtle avenue, in thia
city. Bishop George W. Coleman of
EvansviUe, Wis., presided. After pre
liminary exercises of praise and prayer,
the conference went into executive ses
sion. The first work done by it was the
appointing ol different committees,
which are aa follows: Committee of
public worship, Geo. W. Coleman, Thos.
Fluck and C. B. Ely; committee on
Sunday schools, Thoa. Fluck, N. S.
Honn and M. C. Sperow; committee on
state of work, O. B. Ely, Jamea Seals,
F. 8. Atwell and Joaeph Smith; com
mittee on prohibition, David McLeod,
Geo. M. Ely and S. B. Sutton; commit
tee on publication, F. E. Fitch, F. S.
Atwell and Esther Spear; committee on
education, F. S. Atwell, Jamea Seal and
Sarah Williams; board of church exten
sion, O. B. Ely, Thomas Fluck. James
Seals, S. B. Sutton and M. C. Sperow ;
committee on stations, C. B. Ely, F. S.
Atwell, James Seal, Joßeph Smith, M.
C. Sperow, S. D. Sutton.
After the appointment of the commit
tees tbe following ministers from the
East made application aod were ad-
Houn of the West lowa conference,
Bey. F. E. Fitch of the Susquehanna
i conference of New York. Rev, fieorge
j Griffith and Rev. J. S. Philips, both of
tbe Weat lowa conference.
Mr. Erneat Ward, a returned mission
ary from Elicbpur, India, then addressed
the meeting and told of the great good
which was being done in that far away
The conference then adjourned to be
convened again at 9 o'clock today.
Last night was occupied in services of
a revival nature. Addreaßes were made
by many of the ministers. The church
was well filled with an appreciative con
The conference will remain in session
nntil next Sunday night, by which time
it expects to dispose of all work brought
The Banker* to Play the Roosters—Har
mony* vs. Weßt Vernon*.
Carda have been issued for a grand
game of baseball between the Bankera
and Rooßters at Athletic park tomorrow.
The game will be called at 2:50 p. m.
sharp. Thia will be one of *the society
events of the eeaso, and the young ladies
will doubtlessly be out in goodly num
ber to encourage the knighta of the dia
mond. The following ia the makeup of
BANKICRB. POSITTOS. BOOSTERS.
D. O. Welcome..., 3 b Harry Germain
K. 8. Panly 1 f ....K W. Hopperstcad
It. C. Smith c Harry J. Leiande
H. Landoa Heflher p... G. A. van Derbock
A. U. Way ss Jo*. Bumliler
J. V. Wachtel 1b... M. M. Shields
W. Rudy Teal '..ot Wm. M. Edwards
H. W. Watson rl N. B. Carter
W. N. Bucklin 2b K. L. MoNnlght
Dana Burke. J. Fred Tealo.
Charles H. Clark (San Francisco Importation).
The Harmony Baspball club were de
feated by tbe Weßt Vernona by a score
of 11 to 1 on Decoration day.
Tbe feature of the game waa a triple
play operated by Groves, Sayre and
The West Vernona were made up aa
follows: C. Baker, c.; H. Grove, p.; C.
Cartwright, lb.; R. Sayre, 2b.; J.
Spicer, 30.; T. Avilo, ss.; L. Amee, If.;
R. Darr, cf.; F. Browne, rf.
Whether on pleasure bent or biißiness,
take on every trip a bottle of Syrup of
Figa, aa it acta most pleasantly and
effectively on the kidneys, liver and
bowels, preventing fevers, headachea
and other forms of sickness. For aale
in 60 cents and $1 bottles by all leading
Undelivered telegrams at the Western
Union telegraph oflice, corner Court and
Main atreeta: Mrs. V. A. Landry, Mr.
W. H. Moulthrop, Samnei Luitboiler.
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The only Pure Cream of Tartar Powder.—No Ammonia; No Alum.
Used in Millions of Homes— 40 Years the Standard.
SOME SEAMY SIDE STORIES.
Happenings Noted Yesterday in
the Justice's Courts.
Ah Sale and Din in Trouble Over a
Pretty Chinese Girl.-
Dentist Adam* Again In Court—Rev.
Roberta' Team — A Number of
Minor Case* Which Were
Yoaterday wbb the day appointed by
Justice Seaman for the examination of
Ah Suie and Ah Sin, who are charged
on oomplaint of Ah Hung with commit
ing an assault with intent to murder.
The trouble took place ten days ago
over the poßeosaion of a Chinese girl,
terminating by the two defendants draw
ing revolvers, with which they unsuc
ceaefully attempted to shoot Ah Hung.
When the case waa called yesterday
District Attorney Davis rose and stated
that the complaining witness Ah Hung
had been spirited away, and on those
grounds he demanded a continuance for
two weeks. Justice Seaman allowed the
MB. DORSEY'S SIIIBTS.
Two complaints charging Hop Chung
and D. Doraey with disturbing the
peace, came up for hearing before Jna
tice Seaman yeaterday. Doraey ia a
gentleman of color and likea clean linen,
but he apparently objects to pay for the
washing of his shirts. Last week he
called on Hop Chung and left hia card
in the shape of two shirts which ho re
quested might be washed inetanter.
They were accordingly washed without
lobs of time, the energetic Hop burning
the midnight oil over the ethiopian's
biled shirts. When Dorsey turned up
he was charged 50 cents, to which he
vigorously objected, and when arrested
there were 17 Chinamen hanging around
his neck, while several others held an
arm, which waa wildly flourishing a re
volver, while its owner avowed hie in
tentions of carrying the Geary law into
effect, by killing every Chinaman in
Juatice Seaman discharged Hop and
found the darkey guilty, ordering him
to appear for aentence today.
DENTIST ADAMS AGAIN.
Dantist 8. H. Adams appeared in the
police court again yeaterday, thia time
on a charge of disturbing the peace, the
complaint being sworn to by hia wife,
Mrs. M. Adams.
Adams waa in trouble last week and
waa ae'nt to tbe Sisters' hospital. Hie
wife begged him out of the hospital and
took him home. Since then he has
been on his Uaual sprees, and baa scared
the senses out of hia wife and children.
On Wedneaday night he amaahed sev
eral plate glass windows, and hie wife
had him arrested. When taken before
Juatice Seaman yeaterday he pleaded
not guilty, and he was released on $25
bail, to appear for trial on June Bth.
BEY. ROBERTS'B TEAM.
Rev. B. Roberts of Santa Monica
swore yesterday to a complaint in Jus
tice Austin's court, in which be accuses
Henry Peterson of obtaining money un
der false pretences. He saya that Peter
son represented to him_that_Jae b^
the strength of these statements, the
complainant let him have a team with
a buggy and harness, valued at $100, in
return for which he accepted a check
from Petereon drawn on the Ventura
bank. Ou presenting the check the
complainant found that Peterson was
not known at tbe bank named.
J. Graton and G. Connor had a little
difference of opinion on tbe corner of
Firet and Spring Btreetß, Wednesday
night. Wnen the officer arrested them
them they were rolling in the gutter and
using bad language. The paid Justice
Seaman $3 each yesterday.
James Hargraves was tound guilty by
Justice Austin yesterday of indecent ex
posure, and was committed to appear for
Henry Andrews was found guilty of
disturbing the peace, and waa ordered to
appear for sentence tomorrow.
F. Johnson pleaded not guilty before
Justice Seaman yesterday to a charge cf
battery committed upon Frank Pera
inger, and his trial waa fixed for today.
Charles Bell was fined $3 for being
drunk and insulting two ladies on Ala
meda street, Wednesday.
T. Reynolds was given 25 days in the
chain gang by Justice Außtin yeaterday
for assaulting Henry Brechtel, a Main
atreet bartender, who was trying to pre
vent Reynolds from robbing a drunken
M. Zedcfaky pleaded guilty to a charge
of battery upon one of hia atore assiat
ante, H. Frenzel, and was fined $5 by
Justice Seaman yesterday.
HE ROLLED HIS HEAD.
Jose Calderon and His Queer Notion
About the Sun and Moon.
Jose Calderon wnß examined before
Judge Wade yesterday upon a charge of
insanity. The subject's actions were
very peculiar. He ia a young Mexican,
24 years old, and aa he eat in the court
room his head was constantly rolling
from side to aide witb a mation that
mode the Bpectators feel dizzy to look at
He was taken aick about three weeks
ago, while working on a ranch, with a
pain in his atomach. Upon being ques
tioned, tho young man eaid be talked
with the aun and moon while he rolled
hia head around. He understood what
they aaid, but would not tell it. The
powerß above had laid out much work
lor him to do. The patient was Bent to
the county hospital for a week for
Mrs. Ella W. Benschuetz called at the 1
Hebaijd office yesterday and denied her ]
huaband'a atatement that she bed t<s- •
sumed marital relations with him. Sue [
will proceed with both cases she baa
commenced against her husband.
A pure cream of tartar powder. ansa g jj>
Absolutely the Bests * Vlf %WiV
Tt does more work and finer work than any other. If you do
not find it exactly as represented you can return it to your grocer
and he will pay you back your money. (ta
JOHNNY GOT HIS GUN.
Depnty Sheriff Writy Off to Oakland on
Deputy Sheriff J. C. Wray leaves for
Ventura today. He takes with him his
new rifle, so the other deputy sheriffs
Johnny has a reputation as a hunter
in and around Ventura. A few days ago
he received a parcel by express which
evidently contained a rifle, and Wray
saw himself the owner of a brand new
gun. When opened there was certainly
a gun there, but it must have been
pae<s in the days of Noah. It had no
lock, and was innbeent of breech. In
shape it was a cross between a blunder
bnsa breed and a fifteenth century how
Johnny bore the blow very well, but
it is unlikely he will take hie new rifle
to Ventura witb him today.
A Famous Medicine.
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy has be
come famous for its cures of throat and
lung diseases. It is intended especially
for coughs, colds, croup and whooping
coughs, and is the most effectual remedy
known for these diseases. Mr. 0. IJ.
Main of Union City, I'a., says: "I have
a great sale on Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy. I warrant every bottle and
have never heard of one failing to give
entire satisfaction." 50 cent bottles for
sale by C. F. Heinzeman, 222 N. Main.
Many Have Improved
The opportunity, but we can accommo
date a few more witb business and resi
dence lots at auction prices—if you call
at once. The owners of tbe Wolfakill
tract will dictate terms themßelvea after
our contract expires. Call on E. E. it
Co., Los Angeles Land Bureau, 207
Fifty Cents, Round Trip,
On the Lob Angeles Terminal railway
Sundays to Long Beach and San Pedro.
You can visit both places on one ticket.
Fine wharf, 1600 feet, at Long Beach.
Pavilion and bath house open at Ter
Low Rates to Ban Diego
Saturday and Sunday over the Surf line
of the Santa Fe. Trains leave at 8:15 a.
m. and 4:30 p. m., and tickets will be
good returning Monday.
BEAUDRY-In Los Angeles. Cal., V. 8. A.,
Monday, May 20, 18!)3, Prudent Beaudry,
aged 74 years.
Punoral will take place from the residence,
GO7 Temple street, atl):30 a.m., Friday, June
2. Solemn high masa will be celebrated at the
Cathedral on Main Btreet.
Brings comfort and improvement and
tends to personal enjoyment when
rightly used. Tho many, who livo bet
ter than others and enjoy life more, with
less expenditure, by more promptly
adapting tho world's best products to
the needs of physical being, will attest
the value to health of tho pure liquid
laxative principles embraced in the
remedy, Syrup of Figs.
Its excellence is due to its presenting
in the form most acceptable and pleas
ant to the taste, tho refreshing and truly
beneficial properties of a perfect lax
ative; effectually cleansing tho system
dispelling colds, headaches and fevers
and permanently curing constipation.
It has given satisfaction to millions and
met with tho approval of tho medical
profession because it acts on the Kid
neys, Liver and Bowels without weak
ening them and it is perfectly free from
every objectionable substance.
Syrup of Figs is for sale by all drug
gists iv 50c and $1 bottles, but it is man
ufactured by the California Fig Syrup
Co.only, whose name is printed on every
package, also the name, Syrup of Figs,
and being well informed, you will not
accept any substitute if o/Tered.
A SPRING and SUMMER GOOOS
iwStk ™ m M Del7all Conii)elltl011
I havo junt purchase-! 1000 full pieces
DIACOHAB, CHEVIOTS & SERGES
Serges will bo mostly won. thin ura
f- Bon * 1 iannfiutH Made to Ord r
yii- .ji','. i \ ut an iifhiitftitial mlnrtion tomyform
\ c r I-ow Prices. Don't fall to sec my
wl\ JOE POHEIM, mum
Hl\ 143 SOUTH SPRING ST.
SSS ALOS ANItIMS. OAK.
&r Untnch of San Francisco.
Canning of Fruit made an agreea
ble and delightful task* No more
boiling and no more spoiling.
Saves snsjar, saves fruit, saves
breakaire of jars, saves time and labor
lost by the old method.
Try it on your berries, aud yon will
surely use it on your later fruits.
I f you cauuot get it at your grocer's
H. J EVN E,
Los Augeles, Oal.,
AGENT for SOUTHEBN-CALIFOBNIA.
Whose remedies were intro
duced in Loa Angeles in the
spring of 1802, ie here again.
Frienda who have used his
remedies, or expect to do co,
may have a free interview
Parlors 84 & 35, Ramona,
T eetli Extracte fl Fre b
9:30 to 10 A.M. and 2:30 to 3 P.M.
$1000 IN GOLD!
CHALLENGE FOR THE EQUAL OP
Kamamo Pink Oil
AS AN EXTERNAL REMEDY.
Combined with Sulphate of Hydrastis.
Nervousness, Dyspepsia, Losb of Appetite, Da
Ml it y and a low condition of the system will
be promptly relieved and enred by Us use.
Invaluable for overworked business men and
weak, nervous women. Pleasant, prompt and
efficient. 100 doses $1. Get tho genuine,
manufactured only by Taylor A Myera Phar
macy Co., St. Paul, Minn.
Los Angeles agents, H. JI. SALE A SON, 220
H. Hprlng St.. 4-1 ly
Court st., bet. spring & MjjS gt\
F. KKRKOW. PRUPrUKfOrI.
EVERY EVENING, from 7;3U UUUi IS,
■ In Lo* Ang-lesot tho young
and talented song and dvnee artiste,
MISS NELLIE HOWARD,
And special ensr&trement of
| MISS LIZZIE HASTINGS,
Bnrlesqtie, and Comedy Artiste, and
MISS EfvIELINE TENSFELDT,
Swedish, English nnd German Vocalist,
BERTH FAMILY ORCHESTRA,
Miss MARGUERITE BERTH, Directress.
CW - Admission free.
Fine comm'-rclal lunch dally. Meals ala
carte at all nours. 3-24 Iyr
IISK Bonth Spring Street,
C. E. PENNELITnd j. b. duke
Desire to announce to the publla
that they will open the
Old Turf Exchange,
AT 115>£ S. SPRING ST., ON
Thursday, June i, 1893,
When the great racing events at Morris Park
will be noted. All admirers of horse flesh and
the public In general are respectfully invited
tomt-ud. Good odds will be given on all the
events, and a full description given on uvery
race. 5-30 5m
Late Hazard's Pavilion,
Corner Fifth and Olive streets,
Feed 0oop«r, - Manager.
COMMENCING MONDAY, MAY 29
JAMBS M. WAIjD
And Ills Own Company la
the Great Western Drama
Prices—lo, 20 and 300; box seats, 50c.
SUNDAY NIGHT, JUNE 4th, Farewell Per.
formanre of the Wards in tho temperance
drama, Ten Nights in a Bar room.
Corner First and Spring streets
(Family and ladies' entrance on First sU
VENETIAN LADIES' TROUBADOURS
Will tender a concert every day from 12 to
1:30 p.m. (during lunch honr): also a
i GRAND CONCERT EVERY EVIINIK3 :
from 7:30 p.m. to 12 m.
The best commercial lunch ln tho city from
11 a.m. till 1' p.m., and from 5 to 7 p,m.
A la carte from d p.m. to 13 m. 5 18 tf
(OPEN STOCK PATTERNS)
From f£7.50 Up. Fine Porcelain.
WE GUARANTEE THiTgOODS,
STAFFORDSHIRE iiK&RY COMPANY,
8 27 417 Soath Spring Street 6m
CLARK & BRYSON,
(Successors to Clark A Humphreys)
Wholesale and Retail
Office, 4231* West Second strSnrdlck Mock,
Yards at Uedosdo and Los Angeles. 1-111}