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LOS ANGELES HERALD
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THUIBIHV DKVKWBKII 7. IS:>3
AN INDEX TO YESTERDAY.
BY TRLFOKA PH—Spirit ed discussion of
the Hawaiian question In tbe senate — Sen
ator HILL makes a nsatl« :i« 1 speech. -
Boar's resolution calling on tbo president
for information passed Tho house also
wants enlightenment . Ku fes again*! pro
posed change* In the tariff....Populist*wiU
support the Wilson bill Decks of ibe
Brazilian cruiser Nietheroy cleared for
action The America disabled Melio's
Hag hip undergoing repais near Rio— Km
peror Wil iam at outs with Wurte nburg A
hitchin theseUltmentof the Lehieh Valley
strike a Colorado silver convention — A
plot to kidnap Governor Waite . Twenty-
He veil indictments at Port land, Ore., Xor
smuggling Chinese 'I he Evacs tiial—
General news glean.;:.,- .
LOCAL AND MI««»JKI,LANKOtS—Abram
Aguilar accused of pouring burning oil ou
bis wife and fatally burnirg her....The
crops . Supelvisora'meeting Thuchtu-.u
of grand larcencv agains: Hit* Samuels dis
missed Judge Van Dyke's decision on the
Crystal Springs case The lire ccmmbsion
City finances- Fred Kimuicns di-ap.
pears at Sauti Aua and Wyati Haddock
does the same thing at Log Beach — The
Bradbury-llann ng wedding JU'lge Ross
raises an important point Another com
print about the county hotter** 1 :oai
A. C. Stephensln trot" aks
tile coast five-mil* ice
oouri cases Kiel the
charge of highway
NEIGHBOR
Pasadfna—So new of
Mis. Banbury.
KitnutfDs-A ne n id
I oho me.
HAN Bernardino—A J.
Pomona—l'roceediUß
Santa Monica—New
f A.VTA ANA—Nit* 6UI
BedoKDO—Shipping j
Washington teleg
ator Stephen M. \
vented from arrivi
sickness; but 13 ex
6th—yesterday. Mr
cellent health bnt .
leaving for Washing
portent law case. H .... start east on
Saturday.
Tin; debate on the Hawaiian question
in the senate of the United Statea is
beginning to wax warm. .Senator Hill
of New York veßterday showed a decided
thirst for information, and was found
Bupporling Hoar's resolution for the doc
uments on this tangled-np diplomatic
question. The couutry is not behind
Mr. Uresham on this issue
Tun frightful crime ot Aguilar, the
details of which appear in our locai
columns, ie calculated lo make one*
blood run cold. Murder in any phase
is revolting, even tin ugh done in
frenzy, when impulsive vio euce for the
time being paralyzes the intellect; but,
accompanied by such atrocious accesso
ries as those which characterized the
burning alive of Mrs. Aguilar yesterday,
one is tempted to ask to what incredible
depths human nature may be made to
descend!
It is sad tv he obliged to confess that
even members of the lifetary guild urp
sometimes caught doing naughty things
The story of the escapades of Mr. B. A.
(Stephen?, as told in oilier column?, is
calculated tv make the jud cious grieve.
It iB alleged that tine versatile gentle
man has deserted Ins wife and family,
has hornswogitled another man's horr-e
and buggy, taken to his bosom a woman
other than hia lawful mate, and has
hied bim to Lower California. In the
short grass of tbat favored region he
will find much time to mu?e upon the
immortality of the soul, a subject which
he was fond of writing seriais on in the
press of Loa Anuelee. He will find
time for much introveraivo musing be
tween San Rafael and Cape St. Lucas.
The Sacramento Bee aud some of tbe
northern membera of the State Board of
Health are raising a ureat hullabaloo
about | ie claim made by tlie Los Angeles
membe t of that body that tho popula
tion of this city is now at leaet <J5,000.
1 8 their inpocent souls, 05,000 does
not begin to comprise tbe population of
tho Angel City. When Mr. Porter's
censu ! in 1891) gave us only fifty thou
sand three hundred and eighty our pop
ulation was easily sixty thousand. A
fair ee'imate, based on the echool census,
tbe ;as, electric, water at.d telephone
service, by any standard of comparison
excepted in any other city, would give
ns fally 75 000. And the cry ie still they
come! Our contemporary overlooks the
fact that we grow a Sacramento down
here every year or co. The Angel City
it strictly in the swim, and proposes to
stay there. As to onr health statistics,
if onr population was stated at anything
like the true figures, they would show
up ahead of those of any city in tbe
world, and this although multitudes of
invalids who come here from the east
for their health in the last stages of
consumption and other diseases, help to
swell the record.
THE RAINFALL IN LOS ANGELES
COUNTY.
There are many people in Los Angeles
city and county jußt now—well, in fact,
close upon one hundred thousand of
j them —who know very little abont the
peculiarities of the weather here. Of
late years we are tempted to think that
very few of the oldest inhabitants are
capable of giving an intelligent opinion
on our meteorological condi ions. This
arises lrom the fact that the period em
braced in any weather records does not
reach back of the American occupation,
at least not in any reliable form. It was
a favorite saylne of the native Califor
niaus that beforo the advent of the
Americans they had plenty of rain, but
the assertion itself is apocryphal, and
convincing data to support it ie not
obtainable.
The writer is neither an old nor a
new-comer, and a close observation of
nenrlv t wenty-one years leads him to be
lieve that tbe local precipitation in Los
Angeles county has undergone a marked
change in the direction of an increased
rainfall. During Ihe past fifteen years
th* average rainfall in thia valley has
slightly exceeJed that ol the Sacra
mento valley. This will be surprising
information to many Oalilornians, who
have been wont to regard the Sicra
raento valley as a section of even re
dundant rainfall and Los Angeleß as a
dry region. This is a fact, nevertheless,
acdin some years our precipitation has
run up closely to the neighborhood of
forty inches in our valleys and mesas
and to extraordinary figures in tbe
mouutainß.
The undoubted change in our climate
of late years—in truth it may bo only a
recurrence to some old cycle ante-dating
the American occupation and therefore
not recorded, and falling in with the old
native traditions —has been
ascribed to various causee. The writer
believes that there has been a change,
nod that he is acquainted with the two
keynotes to it. The tirst is that of cap
illary attraction. Formerly the coil of
the Botithern counties, and notably of
Lob Angelee county, was trampled by
cnuntlesa bands of horses, herds of cat
tle am' flocks of sheep, until it waß im
pacted into a Bort of surface haripan.
The disappearance of these animals, and
the breaking up of the aoii by gang
plouebe, haa brought capillary attrac
tion into play, and has thus drawn the
moisture from above to meet that from
below, each attraction gathering force
with the progress of years. Then the
enormous tree planting which baa char
acterized this section for many years
past haß greatly assisted thia tendency
to incteaae our Bupplyof moisture. Both
postulatea rest on a philosophical prin
ciple, and they afford to us very gratify
ing assurances that a drouth, in the old
sense of the words, is impossible here
after in Lob Angeles county.
A word of explanation is needed as to
the weather nomenclature of California.
The season of rain embraces a portion of
two years; and, unleea understood, ia
liable to misapprehension. Thus, the
raius generally begin about tbe middle
of November in one year and end with
May in the succeeding year. There are
frequently instances of a season of
abundant rainfall in which the tirst
noticeable rains fall about Christmas;
ami the writer remembers one year in
which the rains were held baca till the
middle of Jai apt), the last rain falling
in the let fc,» of February. The
crops that year nere notably abundant;
and the pasturage, though late, was lux
uriant. In a period ol nineteen years
there was only one precipitation that
might be called a rain in June, although
often downpours that might be called
brisk showers have been reported in
July, August, and September. Without
this explanation ol the way a Southern
California season lapses over into the
yeara .he newcomer might be apt to
pupposo that we have had two dry
years wheie W6 have only had one.
With all ilia talk about Los Anuelos
be:ng in the dry zone, as a matter ol
iact we have only had one dry year in
thie county for years and years, and
that was the season of 1876-77. With
out our explanation this would look like
two years, lv that season tho total
rainfall was only 4.Br> inches. It wae a
hard visitation hei -iitue wo were then in |
the transition period, and our cattie and j
- beep ranges had junt began to bo truns
lormed into orchards and farms. Tina
nas a littie Ie g than one-third of our
average rainfall for the p.jst fifteen
treasons. Even in that year remuneiu
live wheat crops were raised on theCen'
tinela iaudio by Air. D. Freeman and
hia lessees. There were then no accu
mulated stocks of feed, and the greed of
our sheep men had allowed their fiocka
to increase at a rate which made over
feeding inevitable. Aa a reßult, im
mense bands of sheep were driven into
Kern nud Tulare counties, to Arizona
and lo the mountains, and the real
prosperity of Los Angeloa began.
The conditions Bince 1870 have radi
cally changed. On the assumption that
we ehall have a season of retrenched
rainfall thia year, Los Angeles coanty
will be found prepared at all points.
We have immense ranges of moist, bot
tom and irrigated lands that will yield
abundantly, no matter what the rainfall
may prove to be. In addition, we have
large quantities of hay and grain in
storage which at present command a
very low price, and which will enhance
very appreciably in value.
The Herald has occasionally hinted
that it is quite probable that the present
may be a season of retrenched rainfall.
There is still plenty of time for an
abundant precipitation. But every
seneible farmer ouzht to realize that the
path of wisdom lies in an early dry
ploughing and sowing of seed. Un
LOS ANGELES HERALD: THURSDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 7. 1393.
der the existing conditions of coil and
the established capillary attraction,
abundant crops will be assured in a
majority of cases. As to our bottom
land and moist land farmers and irriga
tors, common sense would indicate that
they ought to bring every "available
acre under cultivation.
Well then, well then, the Express
insists upon the fitness of Mr. George
Arnold as a membar of the board of
police commissioners because he is a
friend of Chief Glass. We are thus
made acquainted with tho standard of
fitness for this position set up by our
ever to be esteemed contemporary, al
ways tirst in the news when it don't get
left. We are not told, however, what
either Mr. Arnold or the public tbink
about this standard of public useful
ness thus set up. The probability is
that both think that the blunder is not
improved by tbe Eipresa's later
uaucberie in its issue of yesterday. In
ail likelihood, Chief Glass himself, who
has not lately been made the subject of
a special attack, would just as lief that
tbe appointment of Mr. Arnold could
have been placed on some other ground
than that official's friendship for him,
Glass, We now know, if the Ex
press is correct, that, in addition
to Bradish, the chief has a thick aud
thin friend in Mr. Arnold. But why
not have allowed the public to find out
this fact gradually? Why give thegame
away ? If, on the other liund, Mr. Arn
old is a public epirited citizen, of Re
publican proclivities, who is ready to do
justice to the people in the administra
tion of bis trust, as well aa to Chief
Glass, without fear or favor, why put a
tag on him with Glass's name attached?
No doubt all the members of the police
board are Glass's friends, including the
dummy Democrats, but why let the pub
lic into a fact so unpleasant? Why not
keep it dark? In tine, why give occa
sion for the revival of the poignant ex
clamation : "Save me from my friends I"
There should be something very ex
citing in naval circles in the latitude of
Brazilian waters very shortly. The Nie
theroy and America, with the torpedo
boats hotßted on the latter, ought to do
some good work ehortly, or Peixoto will
be greatly out of pocket. The practice
with tbe Hotchkieß and other gune on
board these veseelß is said to have been
very good, but the armored flagship of
De Mello, the Aquidcban, would appftar
to have the advantage. It wae stated
this formidable vessel was greatly in
jured during the passage of the forts at
the entrance of the harbor at Rio de
Janeiro, but this must be taken with a
grain of salt. It can be cent to keep
company with the yarn that De .Mello
waa really going couth. It is bo long
since we have had anything exciting on
land or on sea anywhere that a dash ol J
real adventure and empriße Bcmewhsre :
is needed to stir the blood of the world ,
into lively action.
Now that the people of Los Angeleß
have resolved to make San Francisco the
exclusive ecene of their labors, they
ought to strain every nerve to see that
their effort shall be a memorable one.
The time ie coming when the great mid
winter fair will open, and we should be
on hand early. We are fortunate in
having, in the person of Mr. Wiggins,
a gentleman who can give our mid
winter fair committee invaluable sugges
tions in the line of an effective display.
Los Angeles and all of the southern
counties ought to put their beat foot for
ward.
DIED IN EXILE.
Cleveland'! Defaulting City Treaanrer
i'r.tn-— in Hla Checks.
Cleveland, <) . Dec. 6. — Thomas As
worthy, the defaulting treasurer if tbie
city, died at Hamilton, Ont., today, oi
Bright'a diseaee. Axworthy left Cleve
land in September, 1888, to New
York, aa he said, to pay interest on city
bonds. He carried with him a satchel
lull of money. When he failed to return
it wan discovered that he waa a defaulter
over |686 f 000 He was traced to Eng
land, aud in London the attorneys of his
bondsmen forced a settlement, by the
terms of which all hia property and re?.l
estate in this city was turned over. He
then returned to Canada, where he has
tince resided. His bondsmen made a
final settlement last summer. Axworthy
was one of the must popular mr-ri in
Cleveland before his downfall, He was
a leader of the Democracy, and was
three tiui?B elected to the city treaeurer
ehip by big mi j titles, largely by the
vote of Republicans. An inveritiKation
showed "nat, tie be hie mileppropria*
tion ol funds during h.s first term.
PBAOTICA L CU itlSTl iNiry,
Chicago t iiurclln • .Thrown Open to the
ll.mieleaM Poor.
Chicago, Dec. (J. —The churches of
the eeve-al denominations in Chicago
have thrown open their doors to a l;;rue
number of needy who are withou' lodg
ing places in the severe winter weather.
The destitute will be allowed to slet'p on
the pew cuehiono of the warmed churches
and in many cases tho congregations are
arranging to furnish breakfast each
mo'ning. The only other eimilar action
taken was following the izreat firs oi
October, 1871, when many thousands
thus f jund iood and lodgment.
THANSCOM'.NKN TAI, RATS?.
No Procpeets for h Heltlement Till After
the Midwinter Fair.
Chicago, Dec. 6 —The belief here ie
that there iB no possible chance of Ed
justing the transcontinental rate trou
bles until after the close of the Califor
ma midwinter fair. The Canadian
Pacific has not gdjte into the conference,
and lor come weeks to come will not.
With the Canadian Pacific out restora
tion of rates iB hardly possible.
tallied by a CoufctAule.
Benicta, Cal., Uec. 6.—Constable Ma
lone, while attempting to arrest Evan
Nelson, captain of a junk schooner iron
Oakland, shot nnd killed him at 7
o'clock thia evening The i llicer iiad a
warrunt and boarded the schooner for
the purpose of arresting Nelson,when he
and h,B partner, John Vicra, resiotei.
aud drew pistols.
Physicians p.escribe TVTVi PILLS.
TWO MORE DISAPPEARANCES.
Fred Simmons of Santa Ana
Drops Out of Sight,
And Wyatt Haddock of Nordhoff
Disappears at Lonir Beach.
No Kssaoa Known for the Action of
Bither or Hie Young Men, and
No Clan to Their Where
abouts So Far.
Santa Ana, Dec. 6.—Fred Simmons
who has been in the employ of the
Newport Lumber company in Santa
Ana for nearly two years past left the
office abont noon last Saturday, Baying
that he believed he would go to lunch.
Nothing has been heard of him since by
his Santa Ana friends. Immediately
after leaving the office he went to the
Santa Fe office and purchased a return
ticket to Los Angeleß.
Simmons was in good repute with his
employers; bis accountß were all squared
up aud in good shape. Simmons was
married about 18 months ago to a MiBS
Green atid the young couple, to all ap
pearance*, had lived happily together.
He ie a young man about 22
years old, of English birth, and is a
etenographer and typewriter by profeß
aion.
Up to Monday nobody thought any
thing of tbe absence of the young man,
as he once in a while would take a trip
to Eos Angeles or a neighboring town
for a day or two, and would then return
and resume his work in the office. His
young wife ia badly worked up over the
protracted absence of her husband, as
ahe can ijive no reason for his etrauge
actions.
ANOTHER AT I.ONO BEACH.
Long Beach, Dec. ti —Relatives and
friends of Walts Haydock of Nordholdt,
Ventura county, are greatly worried to
day ever his sudden and unaccountable
disappearance.
For several days past Haydock has
been visiting his brother-in-law, James
Teale of Long Beach. Yesterday even
ing Haydocx registered at the Fetter
man house in Long Beach and was ai>-
Bigned a room.
This morning a coat and revolver were
found ou the wharf, and were identified
aB having belonged to Haydock. One
chamber of the revolver was empty, and
in the inside pocket of tbe coat wae a
letter addressed to hit wife.
ThH letter has not been opened, but
Mrs. Haydock has been notified of her
hiißbaud'a disappearance.
Ac coon as the articles were discov
ered on the wharf search wbb made at
the Fetterman for Haydock, but an
evamination of the man's room dis
closed the iact that the bed had not
been occupied during the night.
Haydock has been melancholy and
morose, and Beemingly woriied about
eomething, but did not divulge the
cause ot his trouble to any one.
AMUSEMENTS
Tbe Masac rr.usicale, an event long
ooked forward to by all masic lovere in
Loa Angeles, will take place tonight at
the JjOs Angeles theater.
It is seldom that an artist of the recog
nized ability and genius of Mrs. T.
Masac is not seen more frequently in
public. That Los Angelefios are de
termined not to lose the piesent oppor
tunity is nianifiest by the interest taken
in tonight's performance.
Although Mrs. Masac has but seldom
"•reared be'ore a Los Anseles audience,
be) reputation as a great artist has for
some time been established in the eaet
and in Europe, where the few great
musicians of the world acknowledged
her their equal.
The genius of her playing is manifest
in her rendering of tne compositions on
tonight's programme.
Mrs. Masac is not content with pos
sessing the mere ability to play the
moot difficult of compositions, in itself
v treat taßk, but as a great painter is
never content to only reproduce the
features of his model, and also paints
tne soul and mind upon the canvas, bo
Mro. Masac enters into the spirit and
tiie feelings oi the great composers
whose work phe so brilliantly renders.
This is ttie last appearance of a great
artist aud a resident of Los Angeles.
For both these reasons Mrs. Masac's
mu"ica!e tonight should be well at
ten led.
The following proeramme embraces
some of the most difficult ot known
classical compositions:
.■ onatn, op. -7, No. I, 'oonlight, Adagio,
c potto, presto tifruato. Bcetnovm.
Komio capricciuso. oj? 14 Mendelssohn.
spinning mhib. i; m-jor. tleoJelasohn.
Wed ii.gmar. n. Mettdelss ihn-Ldrst,
(it 6c ie BO No 3, (i', Elide on the black
k>-v-, ,v) upuiTl, o. 2, .a) 'irandd Polonaise,
Ell I. nuduiiie, alieuro inoile. Cnoplo.
i \ Hi>e ile coneert,(b) Impromptu, (c) Hun
yu iau dance. V. Adler.
Staciaio-r.tude. Kubensteiu.
#**
Los Angeles Theater. —Mies Clara
Lipman and Mr. Louie Mann will be
seeu, cummencinif Monday, December
11th, ior three nights, in The Laug..:ug
Girl, a new comedy by Mrs. D. F. Ver
denal.
The Boston Times, with all the
strength of the A. M. I'almer organiza
tion surrounding her, said: "o.ie of
trie inoßt satisfactory ofTo-ts of the whole
performance was that of Miss Clara Lip
man. There was life, spontaneity, nat
uralness, in every turn, every look,
end in everything done. She truly
held the mirror up to nature."
»*.
Los Angli.es Theater, —The fourth
charity concert for the Los Angeles or
phans' home Saturday, December 10th.
A fine programme has been a-ranged by
Mr. and Mrs Wood. This being the
first lime in three years money haebeeu
aaked uf the public, it is hoped the re
sponse will be liberal.
It is always a case of necessity when
the board is willing to ask (or money.
Now if the public will consider tbe long
period during which nid has not been
solicited, and meet t c iadiea with wil
ingneas and buy tickets aud maae it
ossible for another three years to
e;.;pee.
#**
Unity Church. —it is expected that t>
urire audience will be preeent at Unity
church Saturday afternoi n, vhen J.
Bond Francisco will give his second
"Pop" concert. His soloists are Mi s
Nanette (iottechalk, soprano, and Wm.
l'intti, pianipt. Besides several quar
tette numbers, Mr. Francisco will play
a solo.
PENSION FRAUDS.
The Bureau IlUcovara Another Beet of
Corrnptlon.
Washington, Dec. 6 —The pension
burean was notified that Dr. T. N.
Thompson, appointed examining sur
geon of the bureau at Sabetha, Kan.,
has been several months engaged in
swindling operations in the neighbor
hood of Chattanooga, Term., and sud
denly left that section. The bureau
telegraphed that Thompson was dropped
from the board in 18i)0.
The pension bureau officials believe
another nest of pension frauds has been
discovered at New Orleans. The char
acter of the operations is believed to be
identical with the frauds at Norfolk,
Va , and the newly discovered cases at
Buffalo. A special examiner ia now at
work on tbe investigation.
Ontario Orangaa.
Ontario, Cal., Dec. 6.—The first car
load of oranges for the season was
shipped to Montana today, two weeka
earlier than any previous year. -Navels
are coloring rapidly. Several carloads
more will be shipped for the Cbriatmas
trade.
Dan Leniont's Assistant.
Washington, Dec. 6. —The president
has nominated J. B. Doe of Wisconsin
to be assistant secretary of war.
Nervous promptly cured by
Bromo-Stluer—irlal bottle 10 cts.
WORKS OF ART.
A Spring Street Display Draws
Crowds.
Where Oooili Are Sold Exactly as They
Are Kepresenced—Destined to Be
come One of the Attractive Fea
ture! of i.i>» Angeles City.
The great jewelry and art Mtabllihment of
M. German on South Spring urea, between
Third and Fourth, is rapidly assuming shape,
and hundreds of people stop daily to admire
the beautiful goods which are displayed 1c the
show windows. Tbose, however, give but a
faint conception of the wealth and vari
ety of artistic and valuable articles
which are exposed for sale within.
This eslab'ishment will be a Godsend to that
numerous olau of citizens who desire to select
bom artistic piece of jewelry or work of art,
either for themselves or as a present, and who,
while having little knowledge on the subject
themselves, desire to be sure that what they
buy Is exactly as represented, and that they
aienot being charged an exorbitant price be
cause of their lack of technical knowledge.
It is generally understood that in the avenge
jewelry store prices are more or less elastic, de
pending M a great extent on tho knowledge or
acumen of the buyer. This is not the case at
German's, where a child may buy as advan
tageously as a man who "knows the ropes." A
lixed and moderate prodt Is charged on each
attlc'.e.
Mr. German i* here to stay. He intends to
Identify himself with Los Angeles. It Is easy
to sec that his establishment will, within a
short time, become one of the features of the
city.
CHRISTMAS
PRESENTS!
Finest and Cheapest
in the City.
jiLl etaa " nl flowers,
BE jea£4Sf Iffl Paintings and Etchings
ffi- on ,|rau K'' Wood,
Mexican II and-Carved
jsfj? Cat Eye, User Eye and
jgjjjff B Shell Jewelry,
K ' Bs Opals, Indian and Mex-
Specialties to send cast.
Special Discounts each
Watch Our Windows
for Bargains.
Campbell's Corio Store,
82S SOUTH SPRING 8TKt.*T.
Open at Night. Goods Packed Free.
Gold and Silver-mounted Canes and
Umbrellas in Great Variety. Low
Prices. Newest Designs. Exclusive
Patterns.
MONTGOMERY BR0S. f
bold and Silvofioiiihs,
120 and 122 N. SPRING ST.,
LOS ANGBLES, CAL.
p£T v '
ARE. TffE \kl 1
CIGARETTE SMOKERS who arc willing to pay a little more thnn tho price charged
for the ordinary trade Clrrarettea whl And the
PET CIGARETTES SUPERIOR TO ALL OTHERS.
Thoy are made from tho vcrv hluhcut oovt Cold Leaf grown in Virginia aud uro nn« 1
equaled for their rielioiito aroma and raro fragranoo and are absolutely wffAuuf iidu'ffratfon or
drugs. AILENdiGINTKB, Manufacturers, Richmond, Va. ___
—NEWS ABOUT—
East Whittier.
What kind of a place does a man seek who wants to make a home? He
looks out for several things:
For a live and growing town. Whittier will nearly double her population
the present year.
For line outlook—Boil and climate. Whittier has all these as near per
fection as can be found anywhere.
For a good water supply. The EastWhittier system is one of the finest in tha
world. Ample supply, cool, clear, soft.
For land and water at a reasonable price. The East Whittier Land and
Water Company are selling fine lands with water at J2OO per acre in the finest
lemon belt in Southern California.
We are no way back, half dead town, but alive and growing one that is
getting to the front very rapidly. We bave the state school, the Ftiende Academy,
two graded schools, four chuiches, a Conservatory of Music, a Board of Trade .and
all that goes to make a rustling, bustling, growing town.
Acreage lands in tbe vicinity of Whittier are unsurpassed for actual value.
The East Whittier Land and Water Company in addition to its original subdivis
ion, bave for sale 360 acres of the celebrated LefTingwell ranch, t.ie finest body of
land near Whittier—for sale in 10-acre tracts at $200 per acre, with water on each
lot. Don't buy before yon see East Whittier.
CALL ON
S. K. LINDLEY, 106 S. BROADWAY,
For Folders, Maps, Etc., or Write to or Come and See
A. L REED, General Manager,
WHITTIER. CAL.
COM^
OF CALIFORNIA.
Producers and Refiners of PETROLED! OIL
Manufacturers of High Grade Cylinder and Engine Oils.
Large Producers of Fuel Oil.
San Francisco Office, 2c4 California st.
Branch Office, 135 E. Second St., Los Angeles
GEORGE M. SMITH,
Tel. 1174.. 10-o iy Manager Los Angeles Branch.
1. 1 CUB
Fit as well or better than if made
to measure.
Honest, reliable goods that WEAK
WELL at REASONABLE PRICES.
REMEMBER
O S \ SOUTH
BPRINQ 2,-T.
GRATEFUI COMFORTING.
EPPS'S COCOA
BREAKFAST—SUPPER.
"By a thorougii knowledge ol the natural lawn
which govern the operations 01 digestion and
nuiriiijn, aifd by a careful applicator of ihe
flue properties of well-selected Uocot, Mr.
Kpps has provided our break fa-t tables with a
d>.-nuately-fidvorc i beverage wliton may nave
us many heavy doctors' bli s. It is by ihe
judicious use of tueh articles of diet that tt oou
• t.UH'on way be gradually bulit up unul
strong enough to resist every undeney todia
case. Iluridreda of subtle malaU.esaie float
ing around us ready to att ck wherev-r n c
Is a weak point, we msy c c ii'O many n faml
shaft by keeping w*-ll notified w-tn
pur-* biood ai.d a properiy :iou>is)ioU frame."—
Civil ervic : Gazette
-Made simply with boiling wat r or m .k.
c old only in half pound tior, by grocers, la
belled tiii> :
JAUKS t.i'l' & CO., Ltd., Ilnmeepathlo
Ohein London, teugland.
11-28 lu-thu-w-ly
IF YOC HAVE DEFECTIVE EYES
And value them consult u-. No case of defea
tlve vision where glasses an required la too ,
complicated for at, The correct adjaßtment
of I rallies Is quite as imiwrtant as the perfect
fitting of lense*, ami the scientific tilting and
making of glasses and frames Is our only busi
ness (specially). Kyes examined and tested
free of charge. We use electric power aud ara
the only house here that grinds glasses to order.
BHtablNhea lfiSti.
PACIFIC OPTICAL CO.. B. a. Marshutz, pro- .
prletor, Scientific Optician, 107 Noith Spring ,
street, opp. old courthouse, uon't forget the
number.
Painless Dentistry
Flue Udld Filling,
Cro-.vu and Bndga
All Operations
Painless,
/Jjjt BKT TEETH, $S.
STEVKNS k SON*
ttfflW\%: V\\ Eft R')oinslB-tn,
UkUWAI ft. H iau 107 N. SPKiNG ST.
J. M. Griffith, Pres'l. J. T. Griffith, V.-Pros't,
T. E. Nichols, Bec'y and Treaß.
E.L. Chandler, buperlntendent.
J. M. Griffith Company,
LUMBER DEALERS
And Manufacturers of
DOORS, WINDOWS, JtLINDH * STAIKS
Mill Work of Every Description.
034 N. Alameda St., Los ALgeleß. lOtf
IF. W. CIiA.SE. D. 0. PKCK. JAMES UOOTII,
PECK & CHASE CO.,
THE BROADWAY DNDEKME3S
327 SOUTH BKOADWAV.
Telephone No. 61. ;
Established isse.
DR. B. G COLLINS,
OPTHALMiO OPTICIAN, with Lof Ange
les Optical Insliuta, 126 b. Hjiiiug at., in
Wnguer's Kliulierly, Los Angules.
EYES EXAMINED FREE.
tt-27 6m
R. W. PRIDHAM,
BLANK im AND PAPtB BOXES,
REMOVED XO
110 AND 112 N. LOS ANGELES STREET
-NEAK FJttsT. TEL. 043. 7-15 ly

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