LACKS TRUTH ONLY.
COLD FACTS DESTROY AN ENTER-
TAINING GHOST STORY.
Remlnleceucea or Lord Lytton Which Are
More Valuable In Relation Than in
Truthfulness —An Alleged Haunted
Room Which JDId Mot Exist.
\ Romantic Lord Lytton was, but not
inperstitious. His death, however, has
(revived the story of the yellow boy's
room, the ghost chamber said to exist at
jKnebworth house, the beautiful ances
!tral home of the Lyttons for more than
:«00 years. At Mr. W. P. Friths door
must the charge be laid of having put
the interesting tale in circulation, for we
find it first in his engaging volume of
"Reminiscences." After relating West
jwood's experiences with tho weird wom
an of the Maison Blob, the painter sup
plements the story by another anecdote
of more tragical significance.
! "At Knebworth," he says, "the seat
of Lord Lytton, there is a bedchamber
called the yeilow boy's room." He then
proceeds to relate that during a visit to
Knebworth, Lord Castlereagh, while the
guest of the grandfather of the late
British embassador to Paris, was as
signed without a word of warning to the
mysterious and haunted room. Feeling
Very tired he soon dropped into sleep,
"but his uneasy slumbers were troubled
and it was not long before he awoke.
(What it was which startled him his lord
ship never knew, but the sight which
met his eyes as he gazed at the still burn
ling fire in his room was startling enough.
The figure of a boy, with long, yellowish
hair streaming'down, sat in front of the
fireplace with his back toward the Irish
nobleman. As the latter looked, the lad
arose, turned toward him, and drawing
hack the curtain at the bottom of the
bed with one hand, with the other he
drew his fingers two or three times across
his throat. Of course the impression
produced on Castlereagh was decidedly
disturbing. Bulwer insisted that he
must have been dreaming, but his lord
ship declared with emphasis that he saw
the figure as distinctly as he saw his host
at that moment, and that, far from being
asleep, he was wide awake.
A TERRIBLE EXPERIENCE.
j Mr. Frith then adds that Mr. Bulwer
did not tell Lord Castlereagh—Byron's
"carotid cutting Castlereagh"—that the
yellow boy always appeared to any one
who was destined to die a violent death
and always indicated the manner of it
to his victim.
A more amusing and less unpleasant
incident is told of the same chamber at
Knebworth by onr artist author, the
subject being a timid, nervous brother
painter who spent a night at the poet's
lovely and stately retreat in Hertford
shire. The father of the author of "Lu
cile," Mr. Frith says, confided the de
tails of the Castlereagh story to his
guest on allotting the yellow boy's room
to him, remarking on bidding him good
night, "Yon will not be frightened, will
you?' "No—o—o," said the painter, with
an ashy face. "Well, it is getting late;
what do yon say to retiring? Yes, that
is your candle. Too warm for a fire in
your room. You don't mind? Good
night" "The rest of the story shall be
told," says Frith, "in my old friend's
■words as nearly as I can remember them.
J bad seen," be went on, "the infernal
room before dinner, and I thought it
looked a ghostly sort of place, and when
1 reached it that night what would I not
have given to be back in my own room
at homel I looked under the bed, up the
great, wide chimney, and had a shock
from the sight of my own face in the
looking glass. No ghost could be whiter
than 1 waa. 1 don't believe in ghosts,
you know, but still it was really too bad
of Lytton to tell me such things just as
I was going to bed, and then to put me
in the very placet There was an awful
old cabinet. 1 managed to pull open the
door and was tugging at the other, when
jny candle went out —how, I don't know
—somebody seemed to blow it out. 1
cant tell you what became of it; all 1
know is I jumped into bed with my
boots on. and lay trembling there for
hours, Frith—literally for hours—till
sleep took me at last; and never was 1
more thankful than when I awoke and
saw the son shining into the yellow boy's
■ NO TRUTH IN THE STORY.
The circumstantiality with which Mr.
Frith tells these short tales must con
vince his readers that he is thoroughly
satisfied in his Own mind that the inci
dents which he carefully describes all
happened at Knebworth. And yet, in
that respect, he is altogether out in his
reckoning. There is no yellow boy's
room in that grand old house of the Lyt
tons at Knebworth. Lord Castlereagh
never spent a night there, nor is it knowu
that he ever visited the place in his life.
In the autumn of 1884 I spent two or
three very agreeable days at Knebworth,
tho guest of Lord Lytton, who very kindly
showed me everything of interest about
his home and its charming surroundings.
I thought it strange that the yellow
hoy's room—if there really was such a
zoom—had not been open to me, aud that
the very story associated with it in tho
[Frith reminiscences had been kept back.
So 1 sent off a hurried note to Owen
Meredith, then performing his embassa
dorial functions in the gayest capital in
.Em-ope, and an early mail brought me
"Paris, Bth Feb'y. 1888.
"My Dear Mr. Stewart —I answer
your letter of the 12th ulto. in desperate
and unavoidable haste. Mr. Fnth's
autobiography is all wrong about the
story of the 'Yellow Boy.' That story
-was told by Sir Walter Scott of Lord
Castlereagh, who is said to have seen
tbe "Yellow Boy" in some house in Ire
land at the time when he was secretary
for Ireland, just before the union, and
the story went that the apparition then
predicted to him the mode of his death.
But tho incident certainly did not occur
at Knebworth, nor do I think Lord
Castlereagh was ever there. Yours very
The Castlereagh story is quite familiar
to the readers of Scott and Lockhart's
A Golden Opportunity
To save fully the amount of any purchase you
might make at the Parisian Cloak and Suit
company, 217 South Spring street.
Goods are going at half price and less, and
thus it is that just so much do you save in dol
lars an d cents. The removal sale does it all.
California Vinegar Works,
565 Banning street, opposite soap factory,
near Alameda and First streets, one-half block
Irom electric light works.
TIIE LOS ANGELES HERALD; FRIDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 12, 1892
A Duty for Every City Woman.
The physician who attended tho re
cent fatal outbreak of diphtheria in a
prominent New York family in his pub
lished interview opens up serious possi
bilities. He is a specialist in the dis
ease, and he is quoted as saying that he
often sees a siphon of soltzer standing in
a room where he is visiting a patient
prostrated with the malady. Such si
phon, he declares in substance, unless
most carefully and antiseptically
cleansed, will convey infection to sub
sequent users. And everybody knows
what the cleansing of public bottles is
apt to be. The same objection has been
urged against our present system of
traveling milk vessels. So accepted is
this that, when typhoid fever specially
prevails, physicians frequently urge
persons to boil all milk used as well as
It would be a wise thing if the women
of our cities should co-operate to at
tempt to reduce the evil. If inspectors
visited bottle washing places it is sus
pected some valuably unpleasant infor
mation might be gained. In the mean
time, every housekeeper can make it her
conscientious duty to see that the bot
tles which daily leave her domain are
untainted and wholly clean. This will
need inspection, as tho best of maids
get careless in a duty oft performed.
If there is illness in tho house redouble
your vigilance and be rewarded with
the reflection that in this respect at least
the sin of contributing to your neigh
bor's menace does not lie at your door.—
Her Point of View in New York Times.
If a man's foes are those of his own
household, certainly a woman's severest
critics are to be found there also. Few
of us realize how surely our words and
actions are being weighed and measured
by the observers, large and small, who
surround us. We are unconscious of
the judgments passed, because they are
usually silent ones. When they happen
to be spoken out instead of only thought
we are taken aback and sometimes ap
palled at the arraignment and sentence
of which we had been entirely unaware.
It is the privilege of the family critic
to be ruthlessly frank. Politeness is
unnecessary, and consideration for the
feelings of the condemned one ridicu
lously inappropriate. The strictures are
given carelessly and freely, and offense
at the plain speaking is a contingency
"It is only Jennie; she always says
what she thinks." "No one minds Will;
he always speaks out." "One's family,
of course, may say anything." And
Children are the most terrible of fam
ily critics. They see so straight. Your
"no" to them means "no," and your
."yes," "yes." You cannot deceive them
with half truths or by a juggle of words.
They cut through your subterfuge and
convict you at once. Their straightfor
ward simplicity makes you ashamed of
your falsehood.—Harper's Bazar.
One of the most remarkable of all de
posits of silver is at the Broken Hill
mines in Australia. At that place the
precious metal is found lying in an enor
It has been suggested by Mr. George
Sutherland that this great deposit of
silver was left by a large salt lake that
has now disappeared, but tracks of
whose former existence are clearly to be
According to this interesting theory,
the salt lake was formed of imprisoned
ocean water, a large quantity of which
was caught in a basin between ranges
of hills when Australia was lifted out of
the sea. This water gradually leaked
and was evaporated away, leaving de
posits of the mineral and other matter
that it had held in solution.
If this view is correct, the great store
of silver at Broken Hill is a rich gift be
stowed by the sea upon the land; but
man has discovered the precious deposit,
and seized it in his capacity of tho lord
of the earth.—Youth's Companion.
Why a Blue Rose Is Impossible.
A florist makes the assertion that a
blue rose is among the impossibilities,
but, while an explanation of this curi
ous fact may be equally impossible, he
fails to mention a very interesting law
which governs the colorings of all
flowers. A knowledge of this law would
save many flower growers hours of un
availing and foolish hope. The law is
simply this: The three colors—red, blue
and yellow—never all appear in tho same
species of flowers; any two may exist,
but never the third. Thus we have the
red and yellow roses, but no blue; red
and blue verbenas, but no yellow; yel
low and blue in the various members of
the viola family (as pansies, for in
stance), but no red; red and yellow
gladolii, but no blue, and so on.—St.
The common pimpernel, "poor man's
weather glass," has the disadvantage
of being a native plant and has been al
most completely expelled from our
flower gardens in favor of exotics, which
are rarer but lack much of being as
pretty. The pimpernel is a charming
little flower, which opens about 8 in the
morning and closes late in the afternoon,
but has the remarkable peculiarity of
indicating a coming shower by shutting
up its petals. For this reason, if for no
other, it deserves encouragement, and
would, appropriately take the place of
some of the ugly tulips and other im
ported flowers now so popular.—St.
Invention of the Fire Engine.
Toward the close of the Seventeenth
century M. Duperrier in Prance, Herr
Leupold in Germany and Mr. Newsham
in England introduced almost simul
taneously fire engines having an air
chamber, \vhich rendered the stream of
water and uniform. In ad
dition to this these engines were
equipped with flexible leather hose, in
vented by Jan Van der Heide and his
brother, and which was first put into
practical use in Amsterdam in the year
1672.—Detroit Free Press.
WDorj't!—lf tt dealer offers you a bottle of Salva
tion Oil without labels, or wrapper, or in a
mutilated or defaced package, don t touch it—
don't buy it at any price, you can rest assured
that there is something wrong—it may be a
dangerous and worthless counterfeit. Insist
upon getting a perfect, unbroken, genuine
New carriage repository, 210-212 North
Try Helmet table luxuries, a dainty for the
eye and appetite. H. Jevne.
/ My little girl suffered for three years
/ from a largo Abscess on her hip, tho
j result of a fall and dislocation. The
\ Abscess was laivrc, with six openings,
Vill of which discharged puss, I was '
indutvJ by mends to give hei- S. 8. 8.,
and by the time tho fifth bottle was
ftniabod tho Abscess was entirely heal
ed, and the child was well and happyA
Mrs. J. A. VIEGNEU, \
Slating ton. Pa. J
Send fir ho >k on liie Blood and Skin. /
Swift S»KCtrtC Co , Atlanta, Ga./
GRAND * OPERA * HOU9Ei(-
McLain A Lehman, Managers.
3 NIGHTS I Thursday" feb, is.
Joseph Jefferson, Louis James.
J. H. Barnes, Mrs. John Drew,
W. F. Owen, Viela Allen,
George W. Denham, Fanny Denham Rouse,
Fitzbugh Owsley, Blanche Bender,
Jos. Warren, H. W. Odlinv*.
Thursday Night and Saturday Matinee,
—31 —TH EI RIVALS-K-
Friday and Saturday Nights, The
-SCALE of PSjMM;
Lower floor $2 00
Balcony, reserved 1 50
Sale of seats opens Monday, February 15.
GRAND OPERA HOUSE.
M< Lain & Lehman, Managers.
2 NIGHTS ONLY 2
COMMENCING MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15,
RICHARDS & PRINGLE'S
j GEORGIA MINSTRELS ! j
Headed by the Emperor of the Minstrel World,
and ; ; the :-: wobld's :-: trio,
TOM BROWN AND MALLORY BROTHERS.
The Great Gauze, Wonderful Contralto.
All supported by a coterie of colored star Artists.
2-10 SEATS NOW ON SALE.
OS ANGELES THEATER.
G. W. CABLE
Will read from his own writings,
Saturday, Feb. 20th, "Grande Pointe' r (entire ).
Tuesday, February 23d,
Selections from "Dr. Sevier."
Will lecture, Tuesday, March 22d.
Subject: "America as Seen Through French
Tickets at Woman's Exchange, 223 South
Broadway, and at book and music stores.
Season tickets, f2; single lecture,7sc. Secure
reterved seats early at box office and 25c extra. '
Upper gallery, 60c. 2-7 lm
NEW LOS ANGELES THEATER.
H. C. Wyatt, Manager.
yh THIS WEEK !
Matinee Saturday, 2p.m.
BEFORE or after looking at all other orange
growing sections in Southern California,
come and take a good look at Redlands, and let
your own good judgment tell you whether this
is, or is not. the choicest spot in California for
Free from scale, freest from fogs, freest from
wind, freest from frost. Live people in a live
place. Half a million dollars' worth of new
residences in the past year, and the building
still goes on. Call on the undersigned, who will
be glad to show you the beauties of the place
and all improved property for sale, and will not
annoy ycfu by urging you to buy. Three snap
bargains in bearing groves for quick Ouvers.
T. H. BHARPLESS,
Agent for Redlands real estate,
State street, near Hotel Windsor.
A BEAUTIFUL VALIEY that has all the ad
vantages of Redlands, excepting the fact
that it is a newer country. Exclusive agents
for over 1000 acres. Agents for over 6000 acres. ,
Have sold 43« acres to sharp and well-posted ]
buyers in the past few months. Prices from
fB5 to $150 an acre.
BIIARPLESB & BROWN,
Agents for Alessandro lands, I
B. W. Brown, Moreno.
T. H. Siiarpless, Redlands.
GOOD BUYS FOR SOMEBODY!
10 acres eight-year-old bearing orange trees,
20 acres, 12 acres bearing orange trees, bal
ance Improved, $17,000.
20 acres, 8 acres bearing orange trees, balance
9% acres, all in good bearing oranges and
Sole agents for all of above properties, all be
low regular prices. Agent for improved prop
erties from $3500 to $100,000 each. Unim
proved land in tracts to suit purchasers, from
5 acres up to 5000 acres each.
T. H. SHARPLESS,
State St., near Hotel Windsor, Redlands, Cal.
HRfe R4% najt ■ wmW If in any businosi
t 1 Itf ■■ MM I it. and buy an im-
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PETALUMI INCUBATOR CO.. PATALUMA, CAL
Notice of Dissolution of Copartner
NOTICE 18 HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
partnership lately subsisting between T. J.
Cuddy andlAugustßasler, under the firm name
of Cuddy & Basler.was dissolved on the flrstday
of February, 1892, by mutual consent, Mr.
Basler having acquired the Interest of Mr.
Cuddy in said business. All debts owing to
the said firm are to be received by said August
Basler, and all demands on tbe said partner
ship are to be presented to him for payment.
Dated lob Angeles, Cel., February 1,1892.
T. J. CUDDY,
2-9 4t A. BASLER.
122 South Broadway.
Good Teams at Reasonable Rates. Telephone
11-0 8m W. F. WHITE, Proprietor.
AND OTHER CLASSIFIED ADS.
WiU be inserted In the columns of the DAILY
Bo per line per day.
6?1 per line per month.
Special rates for a longer period,
ttf Persons wanting situations, help, or
who wish to rent, buy or sell property, will do
well to advertise in these columns.
canvass; $3 per day to energetic agents.
Room 3,124% W. Second st. 2-12 3t
ANTED—FOUR ARTISTS TO MAKE
crayon and pastel portraits; good wages
paid. Room 3, 124% W. Second st. 2-12 3t
ANTED — TRAVELING SALESMEN - ,
cash; no competition; big money to right
parties. Call Room 4, 341% 3. Spring St.
ANTED—AT THE U. S. EMPLOYMENT
Co., all kinds of help, male and female,
sent to all parts free of charge, fare prepaid;
always reliable. Office, 222% 8. Main St.; tel
ephone 399 (telegraph at our expense for
cooks, waiters, farm hands or mechanics.)
ANTED—CITY CANVASSER; BIG COM
misslon; between 10 a. m. and 3 p. m.
Room 45, Bonebrake building. 5-10 tl
ANTED—ALL NEEDING HELP FREE—
Employment or any information, address
E. NITTINGER'S BUREAU; established 1880
Office, 319% 8. Spring; residence, 451 8. Hope
St., cor. Fifth, Los Angeles, Cal. Telephone 113.
big pay and high Glass work; call between
10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Room 45, Bryßon-Bonebrake
block. 1-25 tf
WANTED—SITir AT lONS*
machinist or steam Otter; 25 years' expe
rience; will go anywhere. Address J. B.
Woodford, city, or call at E. Palm house, Filth
St. 2-10 3t
ANTED—TO TAKE CHARGE OF AN
orchard or vineyard, or both, by an expe
rienced man. Address C. Willing, P. 0 Box
580, Station C. 2-9 7t wkly It
AN FED—SITUATION, BY TAILORESS,
small wages; housekeeper, lady clerk,
typewriter and bookkeepar: also carpenter and
9 ranch men. Information Co., 319% 8.
Spiing. 1-3 tf
WANTED— SITUATIONS, 4 RANCHMEN, 2
milkers, 7 stablemen, 16 general men, 20
girls, wants of all kinds of work, all nations.
Information Co., 319% S. Spring. Established
1880. 1-13 tf
and small house for poultry ranch. Ad
dress Box M., 50, this office. 2-10 tf
ANTED—TO SELL, $11 A TON, NO. T
hay, oat and barley; call at barn, corner
Winfleld and Sentous tte. 2-7 7t
ANTED—TO LET, CONTRACT FOR LAY
ing 300,000 brick in brick building and
E ay in gilt-edge acreage property. Apply to
.L. Mayberry, Room 28, Baker block, Los
Angeles. 2 6 tf
WANTED— COOK'S HEADQUARTERS;
freeofcharge; California brandy, sc;soup
and beer, sc. GEO. LACOUR, 401 N. Los An
geles St., Los Angeles, Cal. 11-25-3 m
ANTED—PICTURES TO FRAME, CHEAP
est place at BURNS', 256 S. Main st.
FOR RENT— HOUBKO,
1 Figueroa St., 7 rooms and bath, gas, hot and
cold water, finely furnished and piano; street
car passes door. Call on S. 11. Butterfleld, 106
Broadway. 2-11 3t
FOR RENT—HOUSES ALL OVER THE CITY.
0. A. SUMNER * CO.. 107 8. Broadway.
for rent —rooms.
216 Boyd St. 2-12 3t
RENT—ROOM SUITABLE FOR HALL
lor photograph galleiy. P.O. building,
Broadway. 2-9 lm
OR - RENT—PART OF ROOM NO. 138 8.
Spring St., between First and Second Bts.
I~7SOR RENT—LARGE, DESIRABLE FUR
-1 nished rooms at the Pleasanton, 530 Temple
FOR RENT—NICE 6-ROOM HOUSE, WITH
bath and modern conveniences, near city
limits; station on L. A. Terminal road; cheap.
Apply to W.B. Waters, Room 91, Temple block.
Lawrence Hotel; also dining room in the
Boehme Block. Apply to Geo. Boehme.
1-12 lm .
MISS MAGGIE PCHIEBAL, LATE OF ELSl
nore, will find it to her Interest to advise
Jsmes Mills, at Riverside, Cal-, of hei where
abouts. 2-3 14t
ERSONAL — RALPHS BROS-GOLD BAR
Flour, $1.40; City Flour, $1.00; Brown
Sugar, 20 lbs fl; White Sugar, 18 lbs fl.OO;
4 boxes sardines, 25c; 3 cans salmon, 25c; 50
bars Soap, fl; eastern Gasoline, 85c, and Coal
Oil, 85c; 2 lbs Corned Beef, 15c; Pork, 10c;
Lard, 10 lbs, 90c; 5 lbs, 45c. 601 8. Spring St.,
cor Sixth. 12-2 3m
PERSONAL — MRS. PARKER, CLAIRVOY
ani; consultations on business, love, mar
riage, disease, mineral locatlozs, life reading,
etc. Take Spring and Washington-Ft. car to
Vermont aye., go south to Vine St., second
nouse from Vermont aye. i-27-tf
PRICES.—2S LB3. BROWN
Hi sugar, fl; 10 lbs. corn meal, 20c; Ger
mea, 20c; self-raising flour, 15c; gall, syrup,
55c; 5 lbs. buckwheat, 25c; 6 lbs. rolled oats,
25c; mountain coffee, 25c; 5 lbs. good tea. 9 1;
6 lbs. raisins, 25c; 3 lbs. prunes, 25c; mince
meat 10c lb.; 4 cans sardines, 25c: 3 cans
peaches, 25c; 3 pkts. starch, 25c; sack flour,
80c; 6 lbs. apricots, 25c; 3 lbs. fig jam, 25c,
hams. 13c; bacon, 12%e. "ECONOMIC"stores,
305 S. Spring St.
PROF. STEARNS, THE OLDEST ASTRO LO
ger in the state, is at 423 S. Spring st.
ERSONAL—MEDIUM, 236% 8. SPRING ST.
Mrs. M. E. Weeks-Wright. 1-10 tf
WINES AND LIQUORS.
LAST A FIBK. WHOLESALE WINE AND
liquor merchants, 131 N. Main St., Lob
Angeles Cal. wines and brandies a specialty.
Telephone 38. 231 m
TVACHE 4 CO., SUCCESSORS TO VACHE
• Freres A Co., wholesale dealers in wines
and liquors. Depot for the celebrated brands
of Brookslde Vineyard. Cor. Commercial and
Alameda sts.. Los Angeles, Cal. Telephone 309.
Extra Zinfandel and Riesling at 50c per gallon.
2-3 lm •
J. WOOLLACOTT, IMPORTER AND EX
• porter of fine liquors. Send for whole
sale price lift, especially prepared fer the holi
day trade. 124 and 126 N. Spring Bt., L. A.
DYERS AND FINISHERS.
NOTICE- A. LORRAIN, PROPRIETOR OF
the City Steam Dyeing and Cleaning works,
and office have removed to 343 S. Broadway.
Ail work guaranteed Iree from spots and
Btreaks. , 1-21 lm
ARIBIAN DYE-WORKS, 274 S. MAIN
street. Best dyeing In the city. 1-13 tf
ETROPOLITAN BTEAM DYE-WORKS,
241 Franklin st. Fine dyeing and clean-
DOBINSON A VETTER.
8-4 tf 314 Booth BroadwHV
pa ny of Loa Angeles, N. W. cor. Franklin
anrtfa ew High «tra«K with
PROFFSSOR OF MURIC.
• Piano by method Khrlich; lessons in har
mony. Studio 334 8. Hill. 1-14 lm
at C. R. BINALDIS, San Fernando.
BARGAINS IN RK AL ESTATE.
half cash, balance on long time, will buy
good 8-room house arid nice lot with good well,
one block from corner Vermont avenue and
Washington st. Call on M. F. Tarble, corner
Washington st. aud Logan aye. 2 12 fri sun
Ir*Oß SALE—OR FOR RENT, A FRUIT
! ranch of 34 acres at Glendale, set in grapes
and deciduous fruits; good house, barn, etc.;
everything in first-class order; principals dealt
with only. Address If. D., Box 50, Troplco.
' 2 11 7t
OR BALE—IO92 ACRES OF LAND 3 MILES
north of city limits; 25 acres In bearing
fruit trees; 2 streams of water; plenty of wood;
the climate being unsurpassed, free from fogs;
It is well adapted for homes for invalids; price
120,000. DR. JOHN T. SCHOLL, 1401 8.
Main st. 211 3t
ITSIRBT-CLABB FRUIT LAND, 12 MILES
" from city, near depot, your own terms and
10 years at 6 pr ct. If you ask it, but land must
be Improved; a few pieces 3 years without pay
ments, if trees shall be planted. J. J. Gosper,
129 8. Spring st. 2-6 lm
FOR SALE—LIST YOUR PROPERTY, SALE
or exchange, and houses to rent, with
CHAS. VICTOR HALL, 223 W. First. 1-13 lm
a fire-proof safe, with combination lock.
Wheeler, 901 E. First St. 2-12 7t
FOR SALE—FURNITURE OF FOUR ROOMS;
must be sold; leaving the city. 343 8. Hill.
OR SALE—PHAETON, GOOD FOR FAM
lly purposesiprice $i 5. Apply at 2415 E.
Flret St.. Boyle Heights. 2-12 tf
FOR SALE—A FINE PELOUBET, 7 STOPS
standard organ, cheap, at No. 222 S. Los
Angeles st. 2-12 2t
FOR SALE—IOOO OLIVE TREES FROM 2TO
3 years old, 25 to 33 cents; also cuttings of
olive trees; 5000 vine cuttings, Mission and
Zinfandel. 318 West Second street. 2-7 lm
heifers for a good incubator and stands of
bees. Address Box 38, Chino, CaL 2-9 7t
IST YOUR PROPERTY FOR SALE, RENT
or exchange with J. H. CLAUDIUS, 136 8.
Broadway, 1-30 lm
FOR BALK-LIVK STOCK.
JJ young driving and work horseß at 110 and
112 E. Fourth St., opposite Westminster hotel.
cost and found.
lv pension papers in name of John Williams.
Finder will receive $8 reward by returning to
the Herald office. 2-7 lOt
STRAYED— FROM 0. K. STABLES SUNDAY
night, 7 horses—2 grays, 4 browns and 1
sorrel. Any information leading to their re
covery will be paid for. 2-4 7t
TO LOAN AT R. G. LUNT'd
LOAN AND INSURANCE AGENCY,
227 W. Second St., Adjoining Herald office
Agent for the
GERMAN SAVINGS AND LOAN SOOIETS
of San Francisco. jnl tf
PACIFIC LOAN COMPANY—LOANS MONEY
in any amounts on all kinds of persons)
property and collateral security, on pianci
without removal, diamonds, jewelry, seankina,
bicycles, horses, carriages, libraries or any prop
erty of value; also on furniture, merchandise
etc., in warehouses; partial payments received
money without delay: private offices for con
sulfation; will call if desired; W. E. DbGROOT
Manager, rooms 2, 3 and 4, No. 114 Rootl
Spring st., opposite Nadeau hotel. 7-291f
®7AA-$lOOO, $1200 TO LOAN ON CITY
wI UU improved real estate at 10 per cent
gross; no commission to pay. Address X.X.8.,
Box 10, this office. 1-31 ti
MONEY TO LOAN —
On mortgages; city property a specialty.
MAIN-STREET SAVINGS BANK,
1 29 tf 426 So. Main.
E LOAN MONEY ON REAL ESTATE,
stocks, bonds, warrants, mortgages and all
kinds of personal property and collateral se
curity in any amount without delay; private
rooms for consultation. State Investment
Company, Rooms 37 and 38, Bryson-Bone
brake block. 1-1 tf
E LOAN MONEY ON JEWELRY,
pianos, without reiroval; also on city and
county warrants, warehouse receipts, or any
thing of value; private rooms for consultation
or will call if preferred. So. Calif. Loan and
Investment Co., Rooms 5 and 6, 226 8. Spring
St., opposite L. A. Theater. 12-19tf
ONBY LOANED ON REAL ESTATE, DIA
monds, watches, jewelry, pianos, seal
sklnß, live stock, carriages, bicycles and ali
kinds of personal and collateral security. LBf
BROS., 402 S. Spring, mlB-tf
IF YOU WANT MONEY WITHOUT DELAY,
no commission, at prevailing rates of inter
est, see Security Savings Bank, 148 S. Main si
and gents' hats cleaned, dyed and reshaped;
the latest styles and first-class workr guaran
teed. Thurston Steam Dye Works in connec
tion. Tel. 682. 264 S. Main st. 1-241 m
HE GREAT INDIAN RHEUMATIC _ CCRE
is the greatest discovery made within the
last 100 years in patent medicines. For sale
by all leading druggists 10-17 91 I2m
OTICE—THE LOS ANGELES CITY WATER
Company will strictly enforce the follow
ing rule: The hours for sprinkling are between
6 and 8 o'clock a. m„ and 6 and 8 o'clock p. ro.
For a violation of the above regulation the
water will be shut off and a fine of $2 will be
charged before water will betnrned on again.
MRB. DR. WELLS REMOVED TO HER
brick block, 127 E. Third St., bet. Main
and Los Angeles; diseases of women, nervous,
rectal, sterility and genito-urinary diseases
also electro therapeutics; hours, 10 to 4,
R WEST HUGHES, FORMER RESIDENT
surgeon to the New York hospital; practice
limited to surgery and genito-urlnary diseases.
175 N. Spring st. Tel. 73. 12-9 6m
R. C. EDGAR SMITH.
FEMALE AND RECTAL DISEASES
A specialty. Files cured in from five to fif
teen days without the knife or detention from
business. Office, corner Main and Seventh sts.,
Robarts block. Tel. 1031. 9-11 tf
EBECOA LEE DORSEY, M. D. OFFICB
No. 107% N.Main st. Special attention given
to obstetrics, diseases of women, especially
nervous troubles and diseases of children.
Honrs 9to 11 a. m. and 2to 4 t>. m Telephone
M HILTON WILLIAMS, M.D., M.CP.8.0.
• specialist in diseases of the head, throat
and chest; also females; compound oxygen and
medicated Inhalations used In all diseases of
the respiratory organs. Office 137 S. Broad
way, Los Angeles.
MRS. DR. J. H. SMITH, SPECIALTY, MlD
wifery. Ladies cared for during confine
ment at 727 Bellevue aye. m 28 tf
Conducted exclusively on
THE AMERICAN PLAN.
Best furnished rooms in the city. Rates from
12 to $3 perday. 421 and 423 N. Main St., Los
Angeles, Cal. JOHN BRENNAN,
1-15 lm Proprietor.
blacksmith shop, iron and brass casting,
tools, models, patterns, oulleys.shafting, hang
ers, etc. General repairing. Telephone 902.
534 8. Los Angeles St. " 11-25-4 m
BURGESS J. REEVE, ARCHITECT. 34
years' experience in all classes of build
ings. Established for the past ten years in Loa
Angeles. Room 10, (second floor), Perrct
block, corner Spring and Third streets, Los
Angeles. 1-26 3m
tricity. Room 11, Postoffice building.
JOSEPH'S WELL ■ KNOWN JEWELRY
house has removed from the old stand, 217
North Spring street, to 117 North Springstreet.
The public are cordially invited to call. First
class repairing of all kinds done. 1-27-lm
WANTED— PARTNER TO START IN DRUG
business, or druggist to clerk who can
loan small amount; or person who wishes to
learn tbe business who can make ihe loan.
Apply to W. B. Akey, 118 8. Broadway. 2-12 3t
FOR SALE—A BARGAIN FOR A BUSINESS
man at Mojave; livery stable, stock yards,
4 horses, 2 mules, 1 milch cow, 100 chickens,
wagons, buggies, buekboard, harness,
etc , etc.; 10 tons iew hay, gt«in, etc.; dwell
ing house an i all the ground upon which the
above stands: only a man that means business
need apply; the whole thing can be bought lor
$3700 CallonS. H. Butterfleld, 106 Broad
way, Los Angeles 2-11 St
li>Oß SALE—DRUO STORE; RARE CHANCE
for the right man to step intoan established
business; low rent; invoices about $4000;
owner must go east. Address X. 8., Box 10,
Herald office. 1 7 8t
I 7H)R SALE—ONE-HALF OR WHOLE OF A
paying hardware business ol several years'
standing, with an excellent tiade; the store Is
well stocked and located In the heart of San Ja
cinto, one of the best small towns in Southern
California; population about 1100; for sale on
account of ill health. Address J. G. Reln
hardt, San Jacinto. 1-28-lm
GREAT BNAP FOR AN ENERGETIC
man—The Morrisey hotel at Mojave; fully
fuinished, with grounds, yards and outhouses;
doing a good business; can be bought for $3150
in cash; the owners sre an aged couple and
want to get out of business. Apply to 8. H.
Butterfleld, 106 Broadway. 2-11 3t
BOOT AND SHOE STORE IN BEST LOCA
tion, established 6 years; stock will invoice
$5000 or $6000. Inquire at this office. No
ITiOR SALE OR~~TO RENT—THE SOUTH
' Pasadena hotel and 'about ;4 acres of im
proved land. This property is Bituated six
mileß from Los Angeles, in the city of South
Pasadena, opposite the Santa Fe depot. The
hotel contains 40 sleeping rooms, and Is piped
throughout for gaa and hot and cold water and
fitted with electric bellß. There are 120 orange
44 apricot, 52 peach, 17 nectarine, 5 quince, 3
almond, 37 apple, 3 pear, 6 plum, 3 prnne, 2
flg and 6 loquat trees, and a small vineyard, to
gether with a beautiful garden of flowers and
shrubs. For further particulars address or in
quire of DR. H. F. PITCHER, 17 N. Marengo
»ye., Pasadena, Cal. 5-26 12m
TMPROVED EXCURSION CAR SERVICE;
JL the Santa Fe route, shortest through car line
to the east; daily through trains to Chicago;
Bpecial family tourist sleeping car excursions
tor Kansas City, St. Loulb, Chicago and New
York personally attended through to Boston by
3anta Fe excursion conductors, For cheapest
tickets and full information apply to any agent
foutheru California Ry, and City Ticket Office
Santa Fe Roue, 129 N. Spring st„ Los Angeles.
______ 1-1 tf
HONOLULU TOURS—HUGH S. RICE, SPE
cial agent Oceanic 8 8. Co. Office: 124
W. Second st; P.O. Box 1671. 12-4 tf
AMM'S RAILWAY AND STEAMSHIP
Ticket Agency, 115 8. Spring St., in front
of the Wieland. Railroad tickets bought, sold
and exchanged. 9-22 91 lyr
UILLIPS' EXCURSIONS VIA RIO GRANDE
route every Friday personally conducted
through to Chicago and Boston. Office. No. 138
South Bpring St. 1 tf
T C. JUDSON <s CO.'B EXCURSIONS EAST
fJ • every Thursday via Salt Lake City and
Denver. Tourist cars to Chicago and Boston.
Manager lv charge. Office, 212 S. Spring st.
ROCK ISLAND ROUTE EXCURSIONS
leave Los Angeles Tuesdays via Denver and
Rio Grande railway. Through Pullman tourist
cars to Chicago via Salt Lake City, Leadyflle and
Denver. For circulars, etc., calf on or address
F. W. THOMPSON, 138 S. Spring St. 5-12 tf
THE LOS ANGELES BUSINESS COLLEGE
(incorporated) and Southern California Col
lege of Law, 144 8. Main St. Write for cata
loging 8-16 911 yr
I7IRENCH AND GERMAN BY NATURAL
r method. Prof. A. D. Blssell, 334 S. Hill.
\M 188 BOWMAN'S SCHOOL FOR DANCING,
Itl southwest corner Main and Fifteenth sts.;
ill the new and popular dances irom the east
taught; advanced class Tuesday evening; be
iinners Friday evening; school children Satur
iay at 2 p.m.; can enter classes at anytime.
For terms snd list of new dances call at hall
Dn class nights or address 117 E. Twenty-eighth
_. 1-14 lm
MRS. NANNIE CATCHING, PIANO, GUl
tar, banjo and voice culture. 1031 8. Hill
st; 1-5 2m
TEACHERS' CLABB PREPARING FOR
county examination. Positions for gov
ernesses and teachers. 120% S. Spring
LOS ANGELES UNIVERSITY—FOR BOTH
sexes. Students received at any time.
Full regular advantages. Music, art, elocu
tion, shorthand and typewriting. Military
drill and Delsarte. CALVIN EHTERLY, Pres
ident. P. 0. box 2893. , 8-1 tt
LUDLAM SCHOOL OF ORATORY AND
Arts, V M.C.A. building. 7-8 tf
OODBURY BUSINESS COLLEGE '
SHORTHAND, TELEGRAPHIC AND PEN
245 S. Spring st., Los Angeles, Cal.
Tha leading commercial school of Sonthern
California. Day and evening sessions.
For catalogue call at the college, or address
HOUGH, FELKER A WILSON,
7-5 3m Proprietors.
LW. WELLS, COR. SPRING AND FIRST
• sts., Wilson block; take elevator; teeth
filled and extracted without pain a specialty.
DR. TUCKER, DENTIoT-OFFICE, NO. 120%
S. Spring st. . 11-25-tf
17>RANK V. McBEATH, DENTIBT, 230% S.
1 Spring St., Room 1, Workman blk. 11-14 tf
G. CUNNINGHAM, DENTIST, NO. 131
• N. Spring St., rooms 1 and 3. PhiUlpe
block, Los Angeles, Cal. mlStf
DR. G. KNEPPER, DENTIST, NO. 126 W
First St., old Wilson block. 5-31 tf
DR. TOLHURST, DENTIST, 108% N. SPRING
Bt.,rooinß2, 6 and 7. Painless extracting
,_ W JW T,, ENI!¥B.
DX. TRASK. ATTORNEY AT LAW,
• Fulton blk, 207 New High st, Los Angeles.
H. BHINN, ATTORNEY, ROOMS 3
• and 4 Redick Block, corner First and
Broadway. 1-16 i m
M S S.W,f L V G!l 2- w ' ROOMS 9 AND 10
Phillips block, 145 Spring st. 11-22 tf
J MARION BROOKS, LAWYER. OFFICE:
• Rooms 28, 29, 30 and 31, Fulton block,
near courthouse, New High st. Telephone
981 - 8-11 tf
PATENTS, COPYRIGHTS, ETC. '
block. Tel. 347. Los Angeles. 11-22-tf
and builders. '
ous and asphalt paving. 227 W. First St.
Notice lor Publication of Time for
Proving; Will, Etc.
TN THE SUPERIOR COURT, STATE OF
JL California County of Los Angeles—ss.
In the matter of the estatoof John G. Rheude,
Notice is hereby given that Thursday, the
25th day of February, 1892, at 10 o'clock a], m.
of said day, at the court room of this court, de
partment two thereof, in the city of Los An
?eles, county of Los Angeles. and
state of California, has been appointed
as the time and place for hearing the
application of Christiana D. Rheude, praying
that a document now on file in this court, pur
porting to be the last will and testament of the
said deceased, be admitted to probate, that
letters testamentary be issued thereon to her,
it which time and place all persons interested
therein may appear and conf - st the same.
Dated February lltb, 1892.
T. H. WARD, County Clerk.
By W. L. Warren, Deputy.
Louis Luckel, Attorney for Petitioner.
To Subscribers to the Fund for the
Entertainment of the Press League.
A BALANCE OF FORTY PER CENT OF
the total amount subscribed now remains
in the hands of the committee, and it hat been
deciued to return the same tn subscribers
Anyone subscribing to this fund can have
forty per cent of his subscription returned to
him by calling on the secretary of the Chamber
of Commerce be\ween 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. any
day before February 15th
Any funds uncalled for by that time will b«
turned over to the entertainment fund of the
Chamber of Commerce.
COMMITTEE ON PRESS LEAGUE ENTER
TAINMENT. 2-9 3t
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