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OFFICIAL CITY PAPER. j
TIT ANTED—A LOT ON SAN PEDRO, THIS
TV side of Eighteenth st.
Will exchange a tine 20 acre tract, well im
proved for city property.
Will exchange 17 acres, close In, well im
proved, for a good hotel property.
For sale, house and lot, close in, 5 good
rooms, for $50 cash and $15 per month.
House and lot for $40<). , . ,
Wanted to buy, a tl rat-class 25-room lodging
house in good location tor cash.
Riverside land and money to exchange for
Los Angeles improved property.
9-23 tf 252 S. Broadway.
OTICE OF HEARING PETITION FOR VA
cation ol Prospect drive—Notice is hereby
fiven that a petition has been filed with the
oard of supervisors of Los Angeles county,
praying for the vacation of all that part of
Prospect drive as delineated upon the map of
the Hunter's Highland View tract, recorded in
book 4, page 570, miscellaneous records of Los
Angeles oountv, and that Tuesday, Sept. SiO,
1893, at 1:30 p.m., is hereby set for hearing
the same. By order of the board of supervisors
of Los Angeles county, made this 14th day of
September, 1593. T. il. WARD, County clerk.
OTICE—THE LOS ANGELES CITY WATER
company will strictly enforce the follow
ing rules: The hours for sprinkling are between
6 and 8 o'clock v. m. and 0 and 8 o'clock p. m.
For a violation of the above regulation the
water will be shut off and a fine of $2 will be
charged before the water will be turned on
again. 8 17 tf
HE SAFE DEPOSIT BOXES OF THE STATE
Loan and Trust company are inclosed In I
fire-proof and burglnr-proof vault, with time
locks, and brilliantly lighted by electricity;
alcoves attached lor the private examination
of valuables, with writing materials; a young
lady in attendance. 8 1 ti
M" ESMIN'S FEMALE PILLS AS A SPECIFIC
monthly medicine for immediate relief for
painful and irregular monses-from whatever
cause. For sale by FREEMAN A CARPER, 1112
North Spring st. Price. #2 per box. 59 ly
To TREE * CARRIAGE AND WAGON
works; all kinds of painting and repair
ing. 128 San Pedro st., between First nnd
Second sts., Los Angeles. 7 otf
ISO* HOUSES TO RENT CALL ON
' BARNES A BARNES,
9-23 tf 227 W. Second st.
CHOOLOF DRESSMAKING, CUTTING AND
titling: patterns cut; French tailor system,
Room 87, Potomac block. 8 Vi liv
Db" YOU~\VANT _ T0 — RENT YOUR HOUSE ?
Leave your key with HILL A CO., 123 W.
Second sL 9 1 tf
fTsLOPER, HOUSE MOVER. OFFICE,
. 112 Center place 1 !■> tf
I^oiTexchange— six cows, rf:gistered
; Jerseys, three 2-year-old heifers with calf,
Jersey bull, four calves, one horse, pair mares
with foal, two 1-year-Old colts, one sucking;
one Poland-China sow with pigs, large number
chickens, ducks and turkeys, farming imple
ments; will sell lor cash orwxehange for slock
of merchandise or goods or house and lot, or
any other good property. CLARK, lis South
ffifillll(r 1 '' OR EXCHANGE-CHOICE UJU
QpOl'Ul* proved acreage at Cahuenga; 5-acre
bearing orchard— navel oranges, tigs, prunes,
etc; 5 acres solid to lemons, set this last
spring; good house, barn, well, etc.; will ex
change lor Los Angeles residence property.
BARNES A' BARNES,
9-23 tf 227 W. Second st.
FOR EXCHANGE—I6O ACRES NINE MII.E
west ol Lancaster, two miles north and one
mile west ol Maynnnl, Antelope valley; all
(Cleared; surlace water, inexhaustible; house,2
rootnj 14x24 and 14x20: stabie; on county
. road. Incumbrance, $1000; wants #1500
house and lot for equity. J. S. VAN DOREN,
801 W. First st. 9-21 7t
EXCHANGE—A VERY DESIRA RLE
1 and highly productive fruit and nut farm
of 70 acres, in the beautiful Gjai valley, Dear
Nordlioif, Ventura county, for good unincum
bered residence property in this city: cash
, value, $2J,0U0. Apvly early to
J. S. VAN DOREN,
9-Btf 101 8. BTOudwey.
IjiOß EXCn.YNGE-ANY X END OF Of INE
1 grapes taken in exchange at a iair price
for a No. 1 mule and a line thoroughbred s
year-old stallion, I,oth without a blemish. Call
i for particulars at the office of the HERMITAGE
VINEYARD CO., No. 311 North Los Angelei
street, city. 9-24-71
EXCHANGE EASTUiFn INCOME
_T acreage for desirable Los Angeles house;
will assume reasonable incumbrance.
9-17H MACKNIGHT A FUGARD.
EXciIANGE—IO ACHES NIiAH AzT
-1 sa and some cash for vacant lot south. E.
S. FIELD, 139 S. Broadway. 9-20tf
PERSONAL -COFFEE, FRESH ROASTEIToN
our giant coffee roaster, Java and Moelm,
35c lb; mountain eoflee, 35c; germea, 2oc:
rolled rye, 10c; 4 lbs rice, 25c; 6 lbs rollei'
wheat, 25c; 8 lbs corn meal, 15c; 15 lbs gran
ulated sugar. $1; lOlbs beans, 25c; can toma
toes or corn, 10c; 3 cans corned beef, 25c; can
baked beans, loc: box maocaronl, 55c; extract
beef, 25c: 4 bars Diniuore's soap, .sc; can
coal oil, 80c; 3 lbs lard, 30c; pork, ba
con, W-jk: picnic hams, 12'» c. ECONOMIC
STORES, 305 S. Spring st. 7- • tf
PERSONAL- RALPH BROS. — GOLD BAR
flour, $1.00; city flour, 80c; granulated
sugar, 15 lbs $1; brown sugar, 20 lbs $1; Gibs
rolled oats, 25c: sardines, 5 boxes, 25c; table
fruit, 3cans 50c; Midland coffee, 25c lb: cist
ern oil, 80c: gasoline, 80c; 2-li, can corned
beef, 15c: bid, 10 lbs, 95c; 5 lbs. 50e. 601
South Spring street, corner Sixth.
15EBS0N AL — GENTLEMAN"(4O) IX GOOD
. circumstances, desires to meet a lady with
view to matrimony. All letters received in
strictest confidence. Address H. 11. IL, llox
20, this office. 9-24 2t
ARRTetT LADIEsnSAFEGUARD; PA?
cnted; no medicine; no equal; money re
funded If not satisfactory. Send 10 cents to
LADIES' NOVELTY CU.j Kansas City, .Mo.
MARRIAGE BUREAU — DETAILS " 10~
Confidential. MRS. COYNE. Address
Box 60, A. I). 9-2 , 111
Claii;voyaxt"and ukk-rea'di.vg me
dium; coiisultBtions on business, remov
als, marriage, disease, lawsuits, love, mineral
locations, etc,; 402 s. Mam at. MRS. PARKER.
EBT CIRCLE TOnTgIIT BY Miss KATE
I.ampman; trance, test at,d business me
dium; sittings daily. 324 S. Broad v. uy.
MISS C, STAFFTJR, CHIROPODIST AND
masseuse, 211 \\. First St., opp. Ntuieau.
12 24 tf
HATENTH, tiOFTKIGHTS, KTC.
HAZARD dt TOWNSEND, ROOM o'i)OW~EY
Uock. Tel. 347, Los Angeles. 11-22 If
VV employment or any information, address
E. NIT'iTNGER'S BUREAU, established 1880.
Office, 3W< S. Spring' St.; residence. 451 S.
Hope st., corner Fifth, Los Angeles, Cat. Tele
phone 113. 8-16 tf
TJETTY, HI'MMEL A CO., EMPLOYMENT
A agents, 131-13!! W. First st. Telephone 509.
Under the Ixm Angeles National hank. Help
of all kinds carefully selected and furnished.
Situations of all kiuds furnished. 7-li 11
ITY AND COUNTY OFFICIAL FREE LA
bor Bureau, 240 New High st. Telephone
1153; lor cooks, waiters, household help, me
chanics and laborers. W. A. WHITE, Manager.
\l T AN'TKI)-GOOn HfXFVoR HOTELS AND
VI families at the Woman's Exchange and
Employment Office, 45 8. Raymond avenue,
opposite postoillce, Pasadena. 9-18 tf
1 n7I~AG EN T8 W*ANTED—MALE AN D FE
LUU male, st No. 347 AllsosU 0-21 7t
TIYrANTED-BY' LADY OWNING ( RANDALL
>v typewriter, position as bookkeeper and
stenographer; some experience. Address A. D.,
Herald office. 0-24 3t_
SIXSSo^HELP "you^OUTr IK SO, YOU
can have it! We offer you the sole agen
cy for an article that Ik wanted 1" every home
and Indispensable In every office, something
that sells at sight. Other articles sell rapidly
at double the price, though not answering the
purpose half so well. You can make from MOO
to .+7OO In three months, introducing it, after
which it will bring a steady, liberal income, If
properly attended to. Indies do as well as
w ell as "men, in town or country. Don't miss
I his chance. Write at once to J. w. JONES,
Manager, Springfield, Ohio. 9-23-eod-w4t
wTAsraD—FoishiirtD and unfur-
Vt nished houses to rent; also lodging
houses or real estate to sell. We would be glad
to have you list with
9-24 "t 237 West First st.
TV ANTED—TO PURCHASE LOT WEST OR
>t south front, between Twenty-second and
Twenty-seventh, Grand avenue and Hoover
street; must be reasonable in price; state size
of lot, give location and price. Address
BUYER, box 20, Herald. ?: 11 _L_
vFaNTED—A PARTNER WITH $5000 TO
Vy invest in a paying project, in which there
arc no chances of loss and profits large. Party
desiring to d nl must furnish evidence of good
character. Address D., Herald ofllce. J9-23 tf
IVANTED—NICELY FURNISHED COTTAGE
II of t> or 7 rooms; pretty and well furnished
or no answer: man and wife; noehlldren. Ad
dress Room 23!), Westminster hotel, city.
T.-'ANTED-MSS., ESSAYS, SERMONS OR
»> other documents to copy by hand or by
typewriter. GEO. W. BRADFORD, room 8,
242 V, 8. Broadway. 8-< lin
TS7 ANTED—MAN WITH ¥2500 TO PUR
v> chase half interest in a desirable inven
tion; fortune In it. Address E., Herald office.
LISTED WITH US;
>1 we have customers. DORSEY', CHAM
BERLIN ,v CO., 241 S. Broadway, 912 tl
TI^N'TED—\VE~ILAVE CUSTOMERS FOR
»> installment houses. DOUSEY, CHAM
HERI.IN A- CO., 244 8. Broadway 9-12tf^
for kbkt- bodhs.
A 1 st.; just been put in first-class condition:
newly papered, painted, etc. BARNES &
BARNES, 227 W. Second st. 9-15 tf
RENT—LODGING HOUSE OF 14
1 rooms: also several fine lodgings houses for
sale. CLARK, 118 South Broadway. 9-24-' it
JU ed rooms; single or en suite; rooms for
light housekeeping; terms by the week or
month the lowest In the city; free baths; loca
tion unsurpassed; onlyfive minutes'walk from
business centre. SHAFFER HOUSE, 525 Sand
St., near high school. 9-14 tf
RENT-LARGE SITTING-ROOM AND
: bedroum, with gas und use of bathroom:
close in; nice location; suitable for one or two
gentlemen; rate if 13 for one and if2o for two
persons: references required. Address 0. X. S.,
box 30, Herald office. D-.6 tf
T/OR RUNT—NICELY FURNISHED ROOMS,
JT sinirle or en suite; light housekeeping priv
ileges allowed; the best location in the city,
re:: onahle rates. 026 south Broadway. Pri
vate family. 8-27 If
rpo LET — 3 ELEGANTLY' FURNISHED
1 rooms, en suite or single; light housekeep
ing. 44.-,' 3 S. Spring. 9-24 4t
rpnrTwOODBUR V HAS
A removed to the upper floor of the Stowell
block, 226 South Spring street. It has now the
largest and finest business college rooms In the
state, and the largest attendance of any com
mercial school south of San Francisco. Fine
passenger elevator running direct to the
school rooms, rendering stair-climbing unnec
essary. The public is cordially invited to call
and inspect the college in its new location.
Both day and evening schools in session the
entire summer. Catalogue and College Jour
mil free. C. A. Hough, President; N. G. Felker,
Vice-President; J W. HodsT, Secy. 5-4 ly
LOS ANGELES BUSINESS COLLEGE
AND ENGLISH TRAINING SCHOOL.
(Incorporated), 144 South Main street.
Largest and best equipped business training
school on the coast Thorough and practical
courses in the commercial, shorthand, SFPS
writing,.telegraphy, assaying and all English
branches. Large, able and mature laculty of
instructors. Hay and evening sessions. Terms
reasonable. Cull at office, or write for elegant
catalogue. E. F. Sll KADF.It, President; F. W.
KKLSEY, Vice-I'residelit; L L. INBKEEP, Sec
retary. 9-iQ-i y
qTrLS* COLLEGIATE SCHOOL.
416 W. Tenth St., reopens Sept. 28.
Miss Parsons and Mlss Dennett, Prin.
Full courses in English studio', languages,
music, art, physical culture, College prepa
ration. Special students admitted, Boarding
department anil primary class just opening.
SCHOOL FOR BOYS AND YOUNG MEN,
now In session. Bryson block (top floor),
Second and Spring sts. Rooms light and cheer
ful; ventilation perfect. Thorough instruct
ion in till the common English branches.
Special attention to arithmetic, higher mathe
matics and classics. A. B. lIUOWN, A. M.,
(V ale). 20 Potomac block. 9-3 lm
OCCIDENTALCOI.I.Ki-K OFFERS SUPER I OR
I'dvuntnges. Good board and well fur
nished rooms. Full college course. Able and
experienced faculty. Rates reasonable. Fall
term Opens Tuesday, September 19th. For
catalogue and particulars address J. M. Mo
PHERRON, President, I.os Angeles, Cal.
IPS ACK LE SolT'S~l Mi IV ATE SCHOOL FOR
primary, grammar and high school stud
ies opens September 4th. Bummer school now
in session, 412 W. Second st. 9-6 lm
and Business Institute. Take elevator by
People's S'.ote, Phillips 1 block; send for cata
logue. 10-12 12m
108I OB ANGELES TRAINING SCHOOL (INC OR.
j porated) for kindergartners. Address
MRS. NORA D. MAY HEW, 676 West Twenty
third St. 5-2 i) tf
OHORTIi'aND AND TYPE WRITING—BEST
O advantages. LONGLEY INSTITUTE,.Spring
and First sts. 3-7 tf
Vvillhai:Friz, music studio, room
• A, Crocker building, 212 S. Broadway.
ff llrvson Boncbrakc block. Telephone 52-.
Practices In all the courts, state and federal.
A GOODRICH, LAWYER, 124 DEARBORN
street, Chicago, 111.; 120 years' experience;
secrecy; special facilities in several slates.
Goodrich on Divorce, with laws of all states, in
press. 6-4 if
HI NSAKEII A GOODRICH, LAWYERS,
rooms 103 and KM Phillips block, corner
spring and Franklin streets. Telephone, 1120.
.1. ADcocK, ATTORNEY; SPECIAL AT
i> Uf|'t>">> given to the settlement of estates.
115 WFSI First st. 4-611
TV X Tl ;.\SK, ATTORNEY AT LAW, FUL-
U, ton block, aO7 New High street, Los An
geles. 1-16 tf
TXT If. POLLARD, ATTORNEY' AT LAW,
VI room 3 Allen block, Temple and Spring
streets. 2-21 If
llsbed for tin' last 10 years in Los Angeles.
Rooms 7 and 8 second floor, Workman block,
Spring St., between Second and Third. 1-26 ly
Ct 11. BROWN, ARCHITECT, ISia BROAJ>
way, betweuu tun unit SeconSk 8-7 tf
LOS ANGELES HERALD* MONDAY MORNING. SEPTEMBER 25. U'93.
V«B SACE-OITY PIIIOIPEIjMrir^^
331 West First street.
First-class unfurnished house to rent; eight
rooms, bath and stable; on Uulverslly car line.
Houses, furnished and unfurnished, in other
We have 5-acre tracts lor rent, near town.
We have a customer to rent 100 seres corn
Two properties on Hope st.; close In; cheap.
Money to loan. 0-31 tt
* BARGAINS 1 BAROAIN8! BARGAINS!
CITY AND COUNTRY.
We have a large amount of land adapted to
the various kinds of fruits, with good water
rights, in quantities to suit, at figures below
the real value.
We have orange, walnut and lemon groves,
ranting In value from $3000 to 970,000, ac
cording to acreage, age, location and Income.
We have corn alfalfa and grain land—no ir
rigation needed—well adapted to hog raising
or dairy business.
We have a fine stock ranch of 3500 acres.
BUSINESS BLOCK—We have one of the best
business blocks in the city; pays 0 per cent net
on investment; only capitalists of large means
HOUSES AND LOTS—We have handsome res
idences and unimproved lots in the most de
sirable part ol the city.
HOTELS— We have one one of the best lo
cated, best paying first-class hotels in Southern
People at a distance can safely Invest through
"Do as we would be done by" is our motto.
Cutout this "ad" and keep it for reference.
9-10 tf HILL A CO., 123 West Second sL
110 South Broadway.
$ 800—Fine lot on Bonnie Brea street.
1050—Lot on Bonsallo avenue near Twenty
750— Lot on clean side Thirtieth street.
1250—Thirty-third street, near Figueroa.
850—lot on Thirty-second street.
600—Fine large lot on Sixteenth street.
450—Lot on Mateo street.
$1650 —A nice 5-room cottage in western part
ol city, near car line.
1500—New S-room cottage with bath, south
4500—A beautiful 7-roora house on West
1500—Five-room house and bath, East Los
1100— House of 6 rooms, Just west of city
600— Four-room house. East Los Angeles.
We have several good houses on Install
ments. 110 South Broadway, STHEETER A
Sll AKPLESS. 9-24-4t
50x176 on Seventeenth street near Fig
Clean side of Thirtieth street near Main 750
On Bonsallo avenue 1050
On Hope street, close in 21)00
Flower street, close in 2000
Rich street 400
Sixteenth street, Homestead tract 800
Seventeenth street, near San Pedro 350
Flower street 1250
Clean side Seventeenth street, homestead
Fine corners on Figueroa, Hope, Flower and
Hill streets from $2250 to $4000.
Fine corner 70x124 near Washington, $2600.
Good business lots on Broadway, Spring,
Main and Los Angeles streets.
Redlandsand Highlands orange groves for
sale and exchange.
9-17-tf STREETEB & SHARPLESa
4QilA —LOT 0N PICO AND SAN PEI) RO
®1 iAA—BEAUTIFUL LOT, 60 FEET FRONT
3f I.'tA'U near Westlakc Park.
OnAilA-40X140. WITH TWO HOUSES,
$t7UUU Main and Fifth sts.
ODEA A BARR.
9-20 tf 103 S.-Broadway.
ADAMS, ROUSE A MEEKINS,
207 West Second street,
FOR SALE—lmproved, unimproved and in
come paving e'.ly properties, at bottom
prices. Orange and deciduous fruit or
chards.alfalfa lands.vineyardsand ranches,
FOR EXCHANGE—Desirable income paying
eastern properties for city property,
orchards or ranches.
MINES of merit handled through our eastern
CAREFULLY selected lists lor your examina
RENTS collected and tenants secured. 9-0 ti
' $500—Fine lot on Thirty-second St., near
$075—Fine lot on Twenty-fifth St., near Main.
$700—Fine lot on Eleventh, near Pearl.
$1000—Fine lot on Ingraham st. Bargain.
$1100—Fine lot on Ingraham st.
$1300—Fine lot on West Seventh st.
$2000—Flue lot on Hope St., close In.
CRAWFORD A LOCKHART,
9-22 ti 147 S. Broadw ay.
A particularly nice residence and business
corner on South Main street—l6sxl4B feet; 3
2-story residences, always rented. Price $9100.
J. S. VAN DOREN,
9-20 tf 191 & Broadway.
ifcTTFUI— AN ELEGANT 10-ROOM HOUSE
I <0" southwest,close to cable line; loca
tion one of the best in the city; house com
plete in every particular; cold storage room
and cellar; large lot, fine lawn, choice shrub
bery—a decided bargain.
BARNES A: BARNES,
9-23 ti 227 W. Second st.
IrtOß SALE-BEAUTIFUL COTTAGE OF 5
1 rooms, modern improvements, on First
St., Boyle Heights, $2700. House 5 rooms,
pantrv.'etp., E.Pico st.; price. $1650. Choice
lots iii all parts of the city at $350, $500, $600,
$750. to and $2509. See F. A. HUTCH
INSON, 213 W. First st. 9-17 lOt
rNstmmW iliii'giPKa ±.n iWglTs
A street; 5-rooin house; hßrd finish; lawn,
fruit and flowers; lot 40x160 to 20-foot alley.
Price $1400—cosh $150, balance $15 per
month. DORSEY, CHAMBERLIN A CO., 244
South Broadway. 0-21 5t
FOR SALE-S27OO—HANDSOME NEW 7
room house; hall, bath, cellar, modern
conveniences, stone walks; southwest, near
electric cars; cash $400, balance monthly; no
interest. TAYLOR A RICHARDS, 102 Broad
way. 9-20 tf
fJtOB lAX E—W ILL SELL AT GREAT SACRI-
Jr Bee, a fine 9-room 2-story mansion, modern
style; elegant grounds; on Flower street, near
Adams.. E. R. THRELKELD,
►23 3t 106 S. Broadway.
},->t)K SAI.E-A FINE SUBURBAN PLACE;
. elegant 2-story 10-room house, beautifui
grounds; 15 acres in bearing fruits; very
cheap. E. R. THRELKELD.
9-23 3t 106 S. Broadway.
OR SALE—A 7-ROOM COTTAGE AND
about an acre of g.ound; fine location in
suburbs; for sale cheap—lone time, easy pay
ments. E. R. THRELKELD,
9 23 3t 106 S. Broadway.
ITIOR SALE—A SNAP ON MAIN STREET—
" 3 8-room modern two-story- houses, lawns,
flowers and trees, all rented; price, $7500.
DORSEY', CHAMBERLIN & CO., 244 South
Broadway. 9-22 5t
I7OR BALE-AN ELEGANT NEW 8 ROOM
1 2-story house on Seventh street; line
grounds; all late improvements; very cheap.
E. R. THRELKELD,
9-23 3t 106 8. Broadway.
1~ 71OR HALE—S-ROOM NEW COTTAGE, HALL,
1 bath, etc.; southwest, near Hoover and
Adams sis; $150 cash, balance $20 monthly;
DO interest. TAYLOR A RICHARDS, 102
Broadway. 0-16 ti
3jTOR~»ALE-A OOOD 5-KOOM HOUSE, NEW
In a tine location, near street car; $1500.
$500 cash, balance In small monthly pay
ments. IRELAND A FISKE, 102 S. Broadway.
OB BALE—EAST ]LOS~ANGELES, S. WORK
m«n st., 8-room house; larae lot; only
$1700; terms, $150 cash, balance $20 monthly.
TAYLOR A RICHARDS, 102 Broadway.
TX)R""sALE—A SPLENDID 10-ROOM HOUSE
JT close in : will be sold cheap.
E. R. THRELKELD,
9-23 St 108 S. Broadway.
I-iOR HALE—2-STORY*, 9-ROU)M HOUSE!
1 first-class condition, on University electric
ear line; for sale by owner. Inquire at rooms
4 and ,*, New Wilson block. 8-3 tf
I7IOR SALE—SI3OO EACH 2 5-ROOM COT
-1 tages ori Forrester avenue, near electric
car line; monthly payments. BARNES &
BARNES, 227 W. Seetmd st. 0-3 tl
Qt IT?MV- Kolt 5 ROOM HOUSE
iPl'rUllon Victoria street; monthly pay
ments $15. ALLISON BARLOW, 227 West
Second st. 7-21 tf
F~OR SALE—7-ROOM HOUSE, WITH BATH,
in East Los Angeles; $650, $150 cash, bal
ance to suit. IRELAND & FISKE, 102 S.
Broadway. 9-14 ti
FOB SALB CITY PROPERTY.
BY JOHN H. COKE.
4 Bryson Block,
72 feet, South Broadway $22,030
60 feet, South Broadw ay, with house.. 12,000
61 feet, South Broadway, wtth house.. 14,000
58 feet, South Broadway, with house.. 9,000
38 feet, South Broadway, brick block.. 38,000
50 feet, North Broadway, with house.. 15,000
66 Icet, North Broadway, corner 30,000
JOHN M. COKE,
4 Bryson Block.
I|M)R SALE— I)i STORY HOUSE (MODERN),
1 lot 60x130; well, windmill and tank;
nicely painted, near University, close to electric
Neat S-room house on Hawkins St., on elec
tric line; lot 40x110: very cheap; easy terms.
In adaition to above we have many improved
city properties; also many vacant lots in all
parts of the city we offer at extremely low
prices. • Coll and sec our list.
9-24 2t 237 West First st.
FOR SALE BY OWNER—MODERN 9-ROOM
house on University electric car line; ele
gant home at a bargain; with or without fur
niture. Inquire at rooms 4 and 5, new Wilson
block. 9-24 tf
FOR SALE—6O WELL...LOCATEIII.' OTB ON
installment plan. K. P. CULLEN A CO.,
237 West First st. 9-16 tf
FOR CHEAP. A FINE COR
ner, 50x165, on Sixteenth St., near Fig
ueroa. IRELAND A FISKE, 102 S. Broadway.
rrtOfl SALE—LIST YOUR PROPERTY FOR
r sale or rent with K. P. CULLEN A CO.,
Minnesota Headquarters, 237 West First at
BEAUTIFUL HOUSE—I 2 ROOMS, ON JEF
ferson street, near Figueroa. CRAWFORD
A LOCKHART, 147 South Broadway. 9-24-tf
IWR BALE—SIIOO— A HOUSE OF 5 ROOMS;
' must be sold to close an estate. E. S.
FIELD, 1395. Broadway. 9-20 tf
EE MEAGHER A JAY FOR BARGAINS IN
real estate. 101 S. Broadway, Los Angeles.
808 SALE—COUNTRY PROPERTY
' acres in pears, apricots, peaches, blackber
ries, all in full bearing: ISacres oak timber; 4
room house, barn, running water; climate per
fect. - »
ffilOfCA— 77 ACRES; FROSTLESS BELT:
one-half choice valley land; 5
acres bearing vineyard; water In 15 feet; to
matoes grown in winter. JOHN L. PAV
ROVICH, 208 W. First. 9-24 2t
I7<OR SALE—S2SO,OOO; ORANGE ORCH
-1 ards. walnut orchards, deciduous fruit
orchards, olive orchards, dairy or farm
ranches, fine city residences, hotels, lodging
houses, grocery stores, hardware business,
fruit stands, cigar stands, meat markets, sa
loons, bakeries, restaurants, and all kinds of
mercantile business; prices from $100 to
$250,000; we neither advertise nor try to sell
anything that will not stand the strictest in
vestigation. NOLAN A SMITH, 228 W. Sec
ond st 8-19 tf
JTtOR SALE—A VERY FEW CHOICE GOV
erument and school laud locations for
sale cheap; or would take part pay in other
A few choice lots on Seventeenth and Eigh
teenth sts., west of Figueroa; $600 to $900.
J. K. MULKEY", ■
S-22 tf 1140 W. Eighteenth or 213 W. First st.
OR SALE—27O ACRES 10 MILKS FROM
city: 80 acres In bearing fruit, 80 acres in
barley, balance in pasture; all fenced; good
water by iron pressure pipes; good barn, small
house; price, $20,000; terms,- $5,C00 cash,
$5000 good trade, $10,000 mortgage 3 to 5
years, at 8W per sent. J. S. VAN DOREN,
9-12 tf 101 S. Broadway.
If\Oß SALE —170 ACRES FINE ORANGE,
1 vine or olive land, adjoining the celebrated
Vache winery at Brookside, near Redlands;
this is the very choicest land in that neighbor
hood in the market; all or part; price $12,500,
terms easy. For particulars see A. C GOLSH,
147 S. Broadway. 8-30 tf
IM}R SALE OR EXCHANGE—92 ACRES, 1
1 mile northwest of Bnrbauk, In 10-acre lots
or more, in the tine deciduous fruit belt. In
quire of D. NEUHART, 151 S. Broadway, or F.
M. EAGLESTON, adjoining lands. 7-10 tf
ORSALE-20 ACRES NEAR CAHUENGA
Pass, with good water right, $75 per acre;
bargain. TAYLOR A RICHARDS, 102 Broad-
I'TOR BALE—B ACRES IN GLENDALE: ALL
' in bearing trees; free water; only $2500.
IRELAND A FISKE, 102 S. Broadway. 9-14 tf
SALE-A NO. 1 ALFALFA LAND-WITH
' water, only $100 per acre; near city. TAY'-
LOR A RICHARDS, 102 Broadway. 7-30 tf
YOUR PROPERTY FOR
JT sale or rent wtth K. P. CULLEN A CO.,
Minnesota Headquarters, 237 West First at,
FOR SALS- OaISOEXXANBOUS.
J; mining, city and country property.
Particular attention paid to patents of all
kinds. Choice property in Asusa valley. Cor
W. M. STOVER,
Real Estate and Mining Exchange,
8 30 tf 227 W. First st.
T7OR SALE-100 SHARES OF THE CAPI
-1? tal stock of the California Oil and Gas De
velopment Co., in blocks to suit, or will ex
change for property. I. S. SMfTH, Insurance
Agent, 227 W. First st. 9-23 7t
I SALE—MINING OUTFIT, CHEAP FOR
1 cash, including new wagon specially tit
ted out with water casks and other imple
ments. Inquire at rooms 4 and 5, New Wilson
F~~ OR SALE-OLD PAPERB IN QUANTITIES
to suit at this office,
BARGAINS IN LODGI36
41 rooms, $3000. 21 rooms, $1200.
33 rooms, $1100. 9 rooms, $300.
25 rooms, $2000. 26 rooms, $1000.
24 rooms, $800. 17 rooms, $850.
20 rooms, $ 1000. 19 rooms, $400.
44 rooms, $2000. 110 rooms, $425.
Cash payments or trade. Call see list in
office, f. WALSH A CO., 308% S. Spring st,
THE LOS ANGELES DIRECTORY OFFICE
keeps a complete list of all business for
sale or exchange. Parties desiring to either
buy or sell will consult their best Interests by
applying at office, 103 South Broadway. 8 9
T.IOR SALE-CHEAP FOR CASH, A FIRST
A class blacksmith business, For particulars
apply to W. A. .MORRISON, Redondo Beach,
CaL 8 29 lm
FOR~ SALE CHEAP—ONE-HAL* INTEREST
in v good-paving dairy; the other halt can
be rented. Address P. O.'box 768, Los Ange
les. 0-10 lm
fieO-AWILL BUY HALF INTEREST IN A
nPOOU good-paying saloon. Apply at Direc
tory office, 103 Broadway. 9-20 7t
SALE OR EXCHANGE—A GOOD-PAY
i lng business on Spring street. IRELAND
& FISKE, 10s S. Broadway. Hi! 1 '
T.-<OR SvX.E—GOOD BAKERY, RESTAURANT
A and delicacy. Oood location; well known.
Apply 1 H K. First St. 9-24 2t
Ai,» Second st. Confidential business agent
for investors or borrowers. If you wish to
lend or borrow, or invest in any securities,
please call. 8-1 If
METROPOLITAN STEAM DYE WORKS, 241
Franklin st.; fine dyeing and cleaning.
ArTsTiaN DYE WORKS,27S SOUTH MAIN
street; best dyeing in the city. 1-13 tf
7 MONEY TO LOAN.
A pout (or the
GERMAN SAVINGS AND LOAN
SOCIETY OF S. F.
Building loans s specialty.
Real estate sold.
«t Estates managed.
Agent Sun Fire 0( London,
oldest company In the world.
R. G. LUNT,
6-25 t'.in 227 W. Second st
I - F~YOU WIBH TO LOAN OR BORROW
money, call on J. & J. C. FLOURNOY, Real
Estate and Financial Agents, 13(i Broadway.
All business strictly confidential.
ONEY TO LOAN ON DIAMONDS. JEWEL,
ry, watches, pianos, seslsklns, live stock,
carriages, bicycles and all kinds o( personal
and collateral security. LEE BROS..
IMS ly 402 S. Spring st,
PACIFIC LOAN COMPANY
Loans money In any amounts on all
kinds of collateral security, dia
monds, jewelry, sealskins, merchan
dise, etc. Also on pianos, Iron and
steel safes, and professional libra
ries, without removal: and on furni
ture in lodging, boarding houses and
hotels, without removal. Partisl
payments received. Money quick.
Business confidential Private of
fices for ladies.
W. E. DEGROOT, Manager,
8-29 ly Rooms 2. 3A- 4, 114 & Spring st
I~F YOU WANT MONEY WITHOUT DELAY,
no commission, prevailing rates of interest,
see Security Savings Hank, 14H S. .Main. 4-1-iy
RS. DR. J. H. SMITH. SPECIALTY, MlD
wifery. Ladles cared for during confine
ment at 727 Bellevue avenue. Calls promptly
attended to. Telephone 1119. U-2tf
IjT"BLAKESLEE, m. d., eye and ear,
v late of Illinois Eve and Ear Infirmary
and Chicago Opthalmic'College. Office, 242%
S. Broadway. 9-2tf
EORgITh. BEACH, M. D.,' OFFICE - AND
residence, 131 North Spring st. Office
hours, 8 to 12. Ito 5, ti to 8 p.m. Telephone
RS. DR. WELLS—OFFICE IN HER BRICK
block, 127 E. Third St. Specialty, diseases
HMmmlv t Santa Fe excursions to Kan.
ffQSßMff»y 11 City, St. Louis, Chicago. New
York and Boston. Leave Los Angeles every.
Wednesday; personally conducted through to
Chicago and Boston; family tourist sleepers to
Kansas City and Chicago daily. Low rates and
quickest time. Office, 129 N. Spring st. 7-lt>m
PHILLIPS' EAS^BOTND - EXCURSIONS—
Personally conducted, via Denver and Rio
Grande and Rock Island Routes; leaves Los
Angeles every Tuesday and Friday; crossstng
the Sierra Nevadas and passing the entire
scenery on the Rio Grande by daylight. Office,
138 S Spring st. 7-1 tf
C. JUDSON <fc CO.'S EXCURSIONS EAST
. every Wednesday via Salt Lake City and
Denver. Tourist cars to Chicago and Boston.
Manager In charge. Office, 212 & Spring St.
THE KAMMERMEYER ORCHESTRA—
First-class music furnished lor balls, par
ties, concerts, receptions and picnics. Violin,
mandolin, etc., taught. Office at Fitzgerald's
music store, corner North Spring and Franklin
I- OS ANGELES CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC
J and Arts, open all the year. MRS. EMILY
J. VALENTINE, president. V.M.C.A. building,
Broadway and Second street. 8-14-ly
ANJcTbY MISS M. E~ASTBURY; 5 AND 6
stringed taught. Studio 51; take elevator
by People's Store, Phillips block. 11-12-ly
ROF. B. BERG'S ACADEMY OF MUSIC. IN
structions in all branches. tiliO S. Spring st
AWILLHARTITZ, MUSIC STUDIO, ROOM
• A, Crocker building, 212 S. Broadway.
DR. L. W. WELLS, CORNER SPRING AND
First streets, Wilson block; take elevator.
Gold crown and bridge work-a specialty; teeth
extracted without pain. Room 1. m 4 tf
TAR. & TOLHURST, DENTIST 108% N.
JL* Spring street, rooms 2, 3 and 7. Painless
extraction. 6-20 tl
STEVENS. 824% SOUTH SPRING ST.
Open Sunday and evening by electric light.
ABSTRACT AND TITLE INSURANCE COM
pany of Los Angeles; northwest corner of
Franklin and New High sts. m!7tf
ous and asphalt paving; 227 W. First st.
Settled Over a Prosperous Church.
The Rev. Eugenia St. John, a regular
ly ordained minister of the Methodist
Protestant church, has been employed
as pastor of the Gordon Place church.
Kansas City. Mrs. St. John is regarded
as one of the ablest ministers in that de
nomination. She has had charge of a
church at Emporia for several months
and recently has made frequent visits to
Kansas City to preach at Gordon Place
church. Her sermons have proved so
satisfactory that it has been decided to
retain her as tha regular pastor.
A Woman's Unique Snit Against a Town.
At Deerfield, Mass., Mrs. Mary E.
Fisher of South Deerfield, in behalf of
the women voters of Deerfield, has
brought suit against Henry Wait, Alden,
Briggs and E. C. Coles, members of the
board of registers of voters, for $500.
Through the registers' interpretation of
the law the women were not allowed to
register last fall and thus lost the right
to vote for school committee. The suit
is believed to be the first of its kind.
The town will defend the registers.—
Chocolate Ice Cream.
Two quarts of cream, half pint of
milk, 4 ounces of chocolate, a pound of
sugar, a tablespoonful of vanilla and tho
yolks of 4 eggs. Scald milk and one-half
pint of the cream; add the grated choco
late. Beat yolks and sugar together till
light, add to scalded milk, stir and beat
till smooth. Strain while hot through
fine muslin bag, add the remainder of
the cream and the vanilla, cool and freeze
Bacon and Sweet Potatoes.
Broil thin rashers of breakfast bacon,
lay on a hot dish and broil thick slices of
cold boiled swest potatoes. Brown on
both sides, heap in the middle of a dish
and lay the bacon around.
Some most excruciating pain cow»s from de
rangement of the kidneys. This is tho testi
mony of Senator Henry C. Nelson of New York
as to the value of Aixcecit's Porous Piasters
in such cares:
"On the 27th of Febrotry, 1883,1 was taken
wllh a violent pain In. the region of the kid
neys. I suffered such agony that I could hardly
stand up. As soon as po-s-.ble I applied two
AiiLcocK's Porous Pi.antkrs, one over each
Sidney, and laid down. In an hour, to my
surprise and delight, the pain had vanished
and I was well. 1 wore tbe plasters for a day
or two as a precaution, and then removed
them. I have been using Allcock's Porous
Plastsrs in my family for the last ten years,
and have always found them tbe qulcsest and
best remedy for colds, strains and rheumatic
affections. From my experience I believe they
are tbe best plasters in the world."
Bkakdrsth's Pills tone up the system.
Dissolution ot Partnership-
By mutual consent, the undersigned, work
ing under the firm name of tbe Pioneer House
moving Company, have this d*y dissolved
partnership. All the unfinished buslneis of
the company and ad debts end accounts will
be sttended to by John Malby.
(Slxaed) JOHN MALBY,
1,1 QKO. C INN Kg,
CHAB. L. INNBS.
A LETTER FROM SOLLY SMITH.
The Youngster Tells How He
Lives and Trains.
He Gives Reasons for Thinking He
Will Best Dixon Tonight.
Ha Ia In Perfect Physical Condition.
His Opinion of the Dixoo-l'llra
mer Go—He Hevlews
Solly Smith, tbe Loe Angelea feather
weisht, will tonight fight George Dixon,
the negro champion in that class. There
are comparatively few men who think
Smith will win, yet there ia no reason fo
suppose the contrary, except for the
fact of Dixon'e long-continued' success.
Aa a matter of fact, there is so little to
choose between the two, that barring
tbe precedent of Dixon's many victories,
the betting should be even instead of
100 to 60 as it is. A prize fight, like a
horse race, is essier to guess alter it ie
over, and tonight whichever way the
contest goes there will be a lotof "I told
yon so" fellows, but the writer is
strongly of the opinion that Solly will
win and that the tight will not be a long
The following is a letter from the Los
Angeles lad to tbe 8. F. Chronicle which
will be found of interest:
Asbury Park N. J., Sept. 15.—When
1 step into the ring of the Coney Island
Athletic club on the night of September
25th to dispute with George Dixon his
right to tbe title of champion feather
weight of tbe world I shall be as near
the state of physical perfection as faith
ful work and the unceasing care of skill
ful trainers can make me. Ciosar was
not more confident of tbe subjugation of
Gaul than I am tbat I shall win from
the hitherto-invincible colored lad the
crown he has worn and has so well
defended the past six years. My fleeh
was never harder, my body never more
supple, my head never clearer, and my
confidence is aa firm as my muscles.
My trainers, Seward Smith (my
brother), and Jack Oliver, will tell you
that they are not very soft either.
I have seen Dixon twice in the roped
arena. The first time was on the night
of his easy victory over Pierce before the
Coney Island Athletic club. The second
was his recent meeting with Billy
Plimmer in Madison Square garden,
Mew York, the result of which so ear
prised the entire world of pugilism. I
watched his tactics —his feints, Mows,
guard and every movement. He had
sore need of all his skill, and the occa
sion brought out all his science.
I saw that "terrible double left," and
also saw, as did Plimmer and 15,000
spectators, that it failed of execution.
lam not afraid of that left. It was
useless against Plimmer, and what the
Briton did I can do, and more. Before
tbat bout, which ended so disastrously
for the colored champion,! was confi
dent that I could whip him.
Mow tbat I have seen and studied my
man in action I know it. He is nimble,
clever with his hands and feet and a
good general. He possesses nothing I
haven't got. And yet if Dixon and
Plimmer ever meet in a finish fight the
colored lad will beet the English
man. Anyhow that is my opinion.
I do not look forward to an eaßy vic
tory, for I must concede that my adver
sary is more than clever, and tiie battle
will probably be iqterepting. Speaking
of bard contests, I have been in the ring
four years. In the past JS months i
have fought 10 battles. The only man
that ever gave, me any sort of a tight was
Van Heeet, whom, as you know, I met
before the California club in San Fran
cisco,. December 29th last. Van was a
good man, and he was game. It took 14
rounds to settle matters satisfactorily ts>
both—or at least to me—and it was one
of the busiest hours of my life.
My first match of any consequence was
with Dan Maboney about a year and a
half ago. Dan was champion bantam of
the coast and he had an army of support
ers, who freely prophesied that I would
be in peaceful slumber before the tenth
round. Well, you all know how it was.
Dan took a nap himself in tbefifteenth. I
don't like to refer to ray chase for 56
rounds after Sprinter Siddons. It makes
my legs ache even now. Then came Van
lleest, and I'll shake his hand with
pleasure any time, because be ia the
nerviest, gamest fellow I have ever met,
for money and honors.
Some of tbe eastern papers were very
busy after my meeting last July in Chi
cago with Johnny Griffin criticising the
way in which I pulled down tbe puree
and stakes, il was defined as a fluke, a
chance blow, over-confidence on the part
of Griffin, who "all hut had me out,"
and more rot of that sort. I nevertalked
much about the affair, because I don't
go in for newspaper notoriety, but now I
want to say thia:
Of all my victories in the ring ''during
the past four years—and I have an un
broken record—Griffin was the easiest
game I ever ran against. The east
thought tbe only man ou earth who
would have a chance with him was
Dixon. I figured on and trained for a
meeting with a combination of skill,
nerve and strength. He was a "snap."
I knew it in the first round, and ho
learned it when he woke up after the
fourth. He wanted a return match. So
say they all. There never waa a man
on earth who was fairly beaten tbat
didn't bowl for "another chance."
I am snugly quartered here at Loch
Arbour, just outside of Aabury park,
in one of the most delightful vales in
picturesque New Jersey. With, me
are Zick Abrahams, my backer
and manager, and the man who
brought me ont; Seward Smith, my
brother and trainer, and Jack Oliver, his
assistant. We occupy the wbole of
Davis's cottage, a handsome and roomy
hoase, jnst back of which is a two-story
barn, where 1 have my training rooms.
The place is only a tew hundred yards
from tbat where Corbett trained for his
fight with Sullivan, and about one mile
and a half from "The Farm," where the
big Californian is preparing for his con
troversy with Charlie MUehell next
My present methods of training do
not differ materially from those I have
employed formerly. The entire lower
floor of my training quarters I uee aa an
exercise room. The second floor ie de
voted to a shower bath and ia also a
place for reeting after the mb down. I
rise in the morning at 6 o'clock and take
a short walk along the beach. At 7
o'clock I eat a breakfast of chops, soft
boiled eggs and calfs-foot jelly. I rest
till 8:30, when I take a longVun on the
road from 15 to 18« miles. I
return to tbe quarters St 11:30
and am then taken in hand
by my trainer. Dinner ia served
at 12:30 o'clock, and consists of roast
beef, a glass of beef tea, calfs-foot jelly,
plenty of vegetables and a bottle oi ale.
I rest till 3 o'clock, when I don my fry in
naaium suit and for an hour and three
quarters punch the bag, skip the rope,
use the bells and box and wrestle with
my trainers. After a shower hath and a
rub down tho work of the Jay is finished.
I rest till 6 o'clock when v tupper of
mutton chops, sou-boiled e?gs, etc., is
served. After this meal c v a spin of
three miles on the beach. At 8:30 sharp
I retire. There ia no deviation tioin this
1 shall fight at 118 pounds, and have
only four pounds to take oU' in the two
weeka that intervene. I uever felt bet
ter in my life, and my i_.tua»er and
trainer both'say thai I urn in better
condition even than whtn I fought Van
Heeet. I expect to return to California
late this autumn and snake hands with
all the good lnds whom 1 haven't for
gotten for a minute in the stranger
ecenea of the eastern world. Ah I aaid
bsfore, I have been engaged in 10 bat
tles during the past year and a half, and
I'think I deserve a rest. W'bether I
win or lose this greatest contest of my
life I will fight no ape for at least a
year. But tell the boys I dont intend
to lose. Solly Smith.
Euiblcuia of the Apostles.
Tho mediiovul artists, having no idea
of 'the personal appearance of tho Sa
viours followers, adopted a set of signs,
or emblems, for each, v.i.icb soon be
camo familiar to alj. The emblem of
Peter was either a larg - key or two keys
crossed, which is rat-lily explained by
Wferring to tho word3l I Christ (Matthew
xvi, 10), "And I will give unto thee tho
koys of the kingdom of heaven." Tho
emblem of Paul was a sword and a book
—tho latter to ri iiu<] the beholder that
ho was n teachrv oi men; the forinor to
Indicate that he waa beheaded with a
sword. St. Andrew was usually figured
standing by a croas shaped liko a letter
X, that being the form of. the cross upon
which legend says ho was crucified. Tho
emblem of St. James tho Great waa
either a sward—referring to the fact that
he was also beheaded—or a pilgrim's
staff, ho being a great traveler.
St. John's'emblem was a caldron, re
ferring to his experience in the boiling
oil. St. Philip's emblem is un enigma.
It was a spear and a cross, yet it is
known that Tio was hanged. St. Bar
tholomew, who was "flayed alive," is
represented with a knifo and his skin
hanging over his a rib. Matthow's em
blem is a square, supposed to BfiVS some
reference tuChri: t'u calling. St. Thomas,
having been "pierced with a dart," is
pictured carrying n spear. The emblem
of James the Less was a club, ho hav
ing been "beaten tp death with a fag
got;" St. MatUiins an ax, ho having
been beheaded. Simon's emblem was a
saw. Tiie legend aayo "he was sr.wn
asunder."—St. Louis Republic.
A Game Hunter's Last Effort.
M. do Clvrvillo had a dog which had
become wholly deaf and almost blind
with old age, us well as most helplessly
lame with rheuuisaism. Tho dog slop:
almost all tho time, but ho retained a
keen passion for the chase, and it was
impossible for his master to got away
from the house with a gun on his shoul
der without tho old dog unless the ani
mal war, locked up.
On one occasion when M. do ClitTVillo
thought ho had eluded the old dog he
found when in tho field that the faithful
creature was? limping after him, whining
with tho pain of moving his old limbs,
but keenly on the alert, as woll as hia
eyesight would permit, for game.
Presently tho umster saw tho dog
•pointing at v partridge. DeCherviile
could not resist tho temptation to kill
ono more bird for tho voteran. He fired,
the partridge dropped, and the dog, with
the one-quarter of an eye which remained
to him, hunted it out and brought it to
Bringing tho by-d at a limping, lum
bering gallop, the dog did what he had
never done before in the field; hegot upon
his bind legs, planted hisforepawson De
Cherville'a shonlders and dropped the
bird 011 his breast. Then the dog fell to
the ground, rolled over two or three
times and was dead. His last supreme
effort in his matter's behalf had killed
' Gem rotiillers of fJeylon.
I was titti'ig ono ufternoon on the
beautifr.l wide veranda of the Qalle Face
hotel, Colombo, in Ceylon.
A light hand touched my shoulder, and
a barefooted Cingalese stood beforo me.
"World you like to buy some stonesr"
ho asked in his pleasant voice.
These peddlers of gems aro very nu
merous in Ceylon and threaten to become
a nuisan be to the traveler. They aro not
allowed to cuter the hotels, and I once
saw one of them actually beaten out of
tho Oriental in Columbo. Houco it waa
that bx fore addressing mo my Cingalese
friend glanced furtively up and down
t'nt; Ring veranda to sco that he was un
observed by the minions of tho hotel.
Ho took from beneath his blonde a
bnnclle of white cloth, which ho opened,
displaying about a pint of rubies, car
buncles, moonstones and cat's eyes". As
I had nothing to do, I looked through
them, after explaining to the sablo mer
chant that I had no intention of buying.
Tiio collection must have been worth
many thousands of dollars, jndging by
individual specimens, but apart from his
merchandise the barefooted vender, cos
tume and all. might have bean assessed
at about 0 shillings,—Donaboe's Maga
All fl KIM., lit.
Tho artist rested against a tree, and
the blue-gray smoke gently arose from
his pipe and wrapped in its clinging ca
ress the leaves that took its fancy.
He was flunking of his last visit here
"We camo hole, and I begged that i
might put her in my picture. She con
sented, and uoon it was done. But she
was tbe picture. This beauty was ■(
mere background. She had taken pos
session of tho canvas, and all else was
secondary to her there.
"And so if Was iv my life! She waa
all. She had come. Naught else was of
"Wo never met again. Three long
years ago. Ah, I wonder did she cara a
little? H»3 she quite forgotten that day?
"Ah, well, at least I see tho picture
everywheio. Still I wish it was some
thing other than cigarettes that it adver
tised. "—L. Brewer in "Vogue.
Foraeoodtnble wine.orderoar Sonoma
ZinfandolatSOcpargal. T. Vache&Co.,
cor. Commercial and Alameda. Tel. 309.
Londonderry Water, Woollacott, au't.
2rjO envelope!, 50c: s rm wittac papor, 230
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