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CITY AND COUNTY OFFICIAL PAPER.
SUN DA V AUGUST 2, 1574.
S9*— m ? m — m SIHi BBBBBBaaaaaass-
Eastern, San Francisco and Northern Tele
graph Stage Line -Arrive at 2:40 P. M.: clove
at 10:30 M. Letters Intended Roc registry
must be presented before 10 A. M.
Coast Line—Stations between San Kraneisco
and Los Ange'cs, via Santa Barbara-Ar
rive at 10:30 P M.: closes at 0:00 P. M.
San Diego Line—Han Diego, Anaheim, Galla
tin, Capistrano, etc.—Arrl\e< at. 12 M„
Closes at 3:30 P, M.
Southern Arizona—Tucson. Int m, Arizona
Cltv, and Wav Stations 1 ri-W. . kly
vic";—Arrives Sunday. Wednesday and Frl
lav at 12 M.; leaves Monday, Wednesday
..mlsnturdav; Mall clone- *> X* P. M.
Korthern Arizona—Prescott. Wlek nbi re and
Way Stations -Semi-WOekiy ~ rives Mon
day and Thursday at 10:40 A M; ,oaves Tues
day and Friday; mail clos< >ai - ■ ■" P. M.
San Bernardino aud Way Stations—San Ga
briel, Xl Monte, Riverside, ... arrives at
10:40 P. M.; closes at MtSV P.
Wilmlngtou and Waj Stations Arrives at
0:10 A. M.. closes at 8: W P. M.
Cerro Gordo Lme Pine and Havllab -Arrives
Monday, Wednesday nnd Friday at 2:40 F.
M.; leaves Monday, Wednesday and Satur
day: closes at IO:3oA. M.
Domestic and Foreign Money Order Office—
Open from 8:80 A. M. to 4:30 P. M.. except on
Saturday, when ofllce closes at 3:00 P. M.
San Francisco Office Hours— Has) A.M. to
On Sundays the offlee will be open for one
hour alter she distribution of the Eastern
H. K. W. BENT, P. M.
City and County Official Directory.
J. R. TO HERMAN Major
Office, No. 43 Spring street.
B. F. HARTLEE... Marshal and Chief of Police
office, No. 45 Spring street.
GEO. R. BUTLER ...City Treasurer
Office, Fashion stables, Main street.
A. W. HCTTON City Attorney
office, No. 56 Temple Block.
M. KREMER City Clerk
offlee. No. 45 spring street.
WM. E. MOORE City Surveyor
Office, Cor. Spring nnd First streets.
Dr. W. T. LUCKY City Supt. Pub. schools
J. H. McKEE, M. D Health Officer
Office. No. 1, Spring street, up stairs.
F. SABICHI.Pre*., W. H. WORKMAN.
EDWARD HUBER, E. F. DX CELIS,
JUSK MASCARKL, P. BEAUDRY,
J V'OB GERKIN, H. DOCKWEILER,
JULIAN CHAVIS JULIAN VALDEZ.
Meets every Thursday j\ M. at 3 o'clock, al
its roum, 49 Spring street.
• number of I'oninieree:
S. LAZARD. Pres.,
L W. LORD, Sec, s. C. CAHWELL.Treas.
JOHN G. DOWNEY, R. M. WIDNEY,
J. M. GRIFFITH. N.J. NEWMARK,
H. W. HELLMAN, P. BEAUDRY,
C c. Ll PS, J. S. GRIP FIN.
Board or Education:
H. D. BARROWS. President.
M. KREMER, Hec v. G. W. SMITH.
WM. B. PRIDHAM. J. P. WIDNEY.
A. W. POTTS Co. Clerk and Clerk of Courts
J. W. GILLETTE Co. Recorder and Auditor
T. E. ROWAN Co.Treasurer
W. R. ROWLAND...Co. sheriff and Tax Coll.
GEO. H. PECK Co. Supt. of Schools
DIONICIO BuTILLEtt Co. Assessor
L. SEBOLD Co. Surveyor
Hoard of Super visors:
GF.O. HINDS, Chairman,
J. N. GRIFFITH, EDWARD EVEY,
F. PALOMARES, F. MACHACO,
JUAN J. CARILLO. Interpreter.
Regular Meetings—First Monday of each
Y. SEPULVEDA District Judge
Terms of Court—First Monday of Feb.,
May., Aug., and Nov.
H. K. H. O'MELVEN V... Judge of Probate and
Terms of Court—First Monday of Jan.,
Mar., May, July. Sept., and Nov.
I) .BICKNELL Dist. Court Commissioner
Office, No. 311, Temple Block.
WM. H. GR AY' ..Temple Block, over W. F. 4
JOHN TH AFFORD. ■ . Downey Block, Temple
Los Angeles Library Association:
J. R. McCONNELL President
J, C. LITTLE FI ELD Librarian
Library, Downey Block,
H. X, W. BENT Postmaster
Postoffice, Temple Block.
ALFRED JAMES Reg. U. S. Land Office
J. W. HAVERSTICK....Rec. U. S. Land Office
J. O, WHEELER....Dept. Coll. U. S. Int. Rev.
Office, No. 10, Temple Block.
J. R. BRIERLY Int. Rev. Gauger
Office, No. 48, Temple Block.
J. D. DUNLAP Dept. U. S. Marshal
New High street.
B. C. WHITING U. S. Court Commissioner
Office, Nos. 28 and 28, Temple Block.
JACOB A. MOURENHAUT French Consul
FINANCIAL AND COMMERCIAL.
Man Fkancisco, August 1.
Wan t ■ ,«•!< i-< .. Market« By Telea;rai»n.
San Francisco, August 1.
FLOUR -*.-> 26*8 7.-..
WHEAT—II 6041 ts."v
BARLEY—SI 65*1 70.
OATS—BI 40*41 60.
rye— n io_,«i au.
CORN—SI M,V,i»2 00.
POTATOES— ji) 73.41 lv.
EGGS—2o__lc, per doz.
FEA< TlES—*2»a 30 V box.
APPLES-75c. till 50 V: box.
FIOS—37 9500. fi
HONEY—2O327a. V tb.
August L—2l cs honey. 7cs old Iron, gM Ms
wool, 2 sks lead, 1 pkg rope, 106 sks rye, 1 tool
chest, 4 sections iron fence, 1 tomb stone, 1
corpse, 4 posts, 1 pkg nidse, ,") bis wool, 1 jack
screw. 204 household goods, 2es books.
S 8 Brownell. s F Bohr McKay, S F
A Caldewood.Oaklnd PGlbney, do
L Upson. Sac CN Holmes, do
Wm s Lyons, Alanula .1 Harrington, do
3 Congrove, Spadra EBBendloh, do
A Fried, 8 F > V Llndell Awl, IndT
J S Smith,do o if Bliss A wf, Kngstu
AW Water, Chicago H R Ridley, Sue
M v Belibaw,CrGrdo M 8 Llntly, Detroit
T A Saxon, i N Jones A wf. Snt Fe
L D Smith, i in O Mrs Dela isa, Ranch
PSansevain A tiny, P Davis. Anahin
DC Dunning, P W Bllerman, Cr Grdo
L W Dlnan.San Jose, C Hidcheii, Cucamngo
I.M Galium, do J 8 Clopp, do
T Manning, S F .1 Manning,S F
JECTark, do D Boentzager, S F
Wm MaUon, county cc Lyman, county
H W Hammer!on,San J B Robertson,SGabtJ
F-OCR— I uiions ■< 50
Extra*! bbl...J i; 23i Nails. Weg... uJ4
Superfine ffWA ffU FaUIT—
Bacon, %» ft Can'd W do* 4.50
Hams Uwfn Ass'd Jellies... I 51V45 00
I.ard 12 *14 Dried-
Sugar- Apples f> ft.. 9
Crushed llVf Peaches y
Island No. 1 10 Grapes g
Coffee 23 Potatoes,^ctl 125
1 hin, 'cental 2ou Salt—
Barley 75 Common .... 1 50
Wheat I _5 Liverpool,... 2 oo
Butter, %i lb 86 Candies, %t t0... [email protected]
Cheese 13i. Candles 15418
•Swiss Cheese.. 37> a Brooms,doz 3'a3 75
Codfish H Liquors, ftcsc ~st§lo
salmon 6'_(47 Cioaes—
Mackerel Dom'cWlOOO 86380
Tea _7fij7s Imported do I2«i'a2oo
•' Green 100 Powder—
Starch a% Mlnlng.Vkg 4SO
Tobacco 30(41 00 Canned 7c<4»i
Beans, fiewt. 160 Fuse. %>loort. .. 82 CO
Primp be„r. x I(Vi*l2c
gSOOBd class t*4*C
Prime mutton ||Ut
Veal 12} ie
Prime caltie ||.W25
(}<kml sheep ..feFi.2so
Chickens, (>er dor ««e»7
Ducks, perdoz $&f»« 50
Turkeys, per pound dressed- 22<<.250
Uecse, " «' " 2-V
Fresh Snlmon, \h r lb 50&7&S
(iranges, per doz 75e
I,onions, per doz 75 i "s>.-
Dried apples, per lb me
Dried pears, per lb I n-
Dried peaches, per It' l ie
Fresh strawberries ■* lb 12V 2 e
Fresh tomatoes 'v* lb 12' jjc
string houns, ¥ lb «c
Green Corn, %4 doz 10c
Apples, >t box M] "si
FealS, hundred 60"i7jc
Watermelons, V dozen fjfi M
Turnips, per It' 4c
Asparagus, per tb I 2' a c
Cabbage, per lb 4
Carrots, per Phi lb J3 no
New onions, 'r lb lHit-e
Radishes, per do/ 5c
Lettuce, per head 3e
l i ROC FRIES.
COFFEE Mocha «2'- a c
i osla Rica Ho
TK \s-Black . S<Vf|«l "0
Japan ttMogMl 00
(irecn 75c;.,?l no
Kggs. per doz 87<flM0d
Cheese, per lb 20"t3ne
Brown sugar lOjfglil'tC
Reflneil sugar IS\ .il4o
strained honey wpUISfC
Canvassed hams 800
Los Angeles hams 15c
Extra iamiiy flour, "ft bbl «7 00
Supertlne ft! 50
Graham.. $7 00
Mixed feed v ion lb* «1 no
Cracked corn f) 10*' lbs $1 00
Corn meal J2 50ti2 75
Pearl barley lbs 6\c
Split peas fi'^c
Syrup, per keg, 5-gal 3 -HI
Cueamongo, ■ lm!. 4 yrs si no
Port wine, " " 1 25
Angelica. " " 1 25
Walnut brandy. W. gal 3 50
Sainsevain wine bitters, V gal 1 25
Cal. white wine, 'f> gal. 5 yrs 75
Aguadiente, gal. 3 yrs 175
PATRONS OF HUSBANDRY.
DI RECTOR V.
MmHv Hop. J. M. Hamilton, Guenoc, Lake
$erret/iry—Vf. H. Baxter, 320, California
street, room 9, third floor, Han Francisco.
Slat* Anent —I. G. Gardner. 320, California
street, room 9, third floor, Han Francisco.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY.
County I)<j>uty—Tho9. A. Garey, Los An
MtrM Agent—J. Q. A. Stanley, Los Angeles
LIST OF GRANGES.
Following is a list of Granges in Los Angeles
Los Angeles Grange No. 3H, Los Angeles—
Thos. A. Garey, Master; S. A. Waldron, Secre
tary. Regular meetings are held on the 2d
and 4th Saturdays of each month at 2 o'clock
p. m., at Grange Hall.
Gompton Grange No. 37. Compton—C. W.
Coltrln, Master; A. F. Coltrin, secretary.
Regular meetings on the 2d and 4lh Saturdays
of each month, at 1 o'clock p. St.
Enterprise Grange No. 38, La Dow District;
post office address, Los Angeles—A. M. South
worth, Master; W. T. Henderson, secretary.
Regular meetings arc held every Saturday,
at 1 o'clock, p. m.
Fairview Grange, No. 39, located at Ana
heim—Edward Evey, Master; J. M. Guinn,
Secretary. Regular meetings are held on tne
first and third Saturday of each month, at 2
o'clock p. m., at the Masonic Hall.
Orange Grange, No. 40, located at Richland,
Postoltiee address. Orange; Joseph Beach,
Master; J. W. Anderson, Secretary. Regular
meetings are held on the second and fourth
Saturdays of etch month at 1 o'clock p. m.
Silver Grange No. 41, located at Gallatin.
Post office address, Los Nietos—H. L. Mont
gomery, Master; W. P. McDonald, Secretary.
Regular meetings on the second Saturduy ot
each month, at 1 o'clock, p. m.
New River Grange, No. 42, located in New
River District—Master, Willis Newton; Secre
tary, S. G. Baker. Regular meetings are held
on "the second Saturday of each month at 1
o'clock, P. M.
El Monte (irange No. 43, El Monte—Geo. C.
Gibhs,Master; J. H. Gray, Secretary. Regu
)u l meetings on the 2d Saturday of each
Los Nletos Grange, No. 44, located at Old
Los Nietos, J. F. Marquis, Los Nietos Post
office, Master; W. S. Reavls, Los Nietos Post
office, Secretary. Regular meetings are held
on the second and fourth Saturdays of each
month, at. IU o'clock a. m.
Eureka Grange, No. 68, Postoffice address,
Spadra, Cyrus Burdick, Master; P. C. Tonner,
Secretary. Regular meetings are held every
Saturday evening at 7 o'clock, at the l'alo
mnres School House.
Fruitland Grange, No. 72, Santa Ana. N. O.
Stafford, Master; G. L. Russell, Secretary.
Meets every Saturday at 1 o'clock p. M.
Alliance Grange No. 75, located in Bogdale
District; post office address, El Monte—S. S.
Reeves, Master; J. W. Marshall, Secretary.
Regular meetings are held on the first Satur
day of each month, at 10 o'clock, a. m.
Azusa Grange No. 94, located at Azusa;
post otlice address, El Monte—W. W. Maxey,
Master; J. C Preston, Secretary. Regular
meetings are held on the second Saturday oi
each month, at 1 o'clock, p. m.
Florence Grange No. 05, located at Florence.
Post office address, Los Angeles—Joslah Rus
sell, Master; Wm. Porter, Secretary. Regular
meetings are held ou the 3d Saturday of each
month, at 2 o'clock, p. tn.
Westminster Grange No. 127, Westminster
Colony—M. B. Craig, Master; W. F. Poor, Sec
retary. Regular meetings held every Satur
day afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Vinelnnd Grange, No. ISfi, Tustin City. A.B.
Hayward, Master; R. L. Freeman, Secretary.
Spadra Grange, No. — located at Spadra
\. T. t urrier.Master; Joseph Wright,Secretary.
SAN 11ERNARDINO COUNTY.
San Bernardino Grange No. 61, located at
San Bernardino, R. Shelton, Master; J. Brood
hurst, Secretary. Regular meetings held eve
ry Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Riverside Grange, No 128. located at River
side. E. G. Brown, Master, Geo. W. Garcelon,
Secretary, Regular meetings held on the
third Saturday evening of each month.
The District Council of Los Angeles nnd San
Bernardino counties meets on the second
Tuesday of February, May, August, and Nov
ember! The next meeting will be held at
Anaheim, on Tuesday, August 11, 1874, at lv
•vl<H-k, a. m. Thos. A. Garey, Los Angeles,
Master; J. F. Marquis, Anaheim, Secretary.
FOR SALE-TO LET.
Paying Over 35 Per Cent, a Year.
A MIRY BUSINESS FOR SALE, CON
.tf\ si-ting of Ko acres, situated one-hnlf
mile outside I.os Angeles city limits, with im
provements thereon, four horses, two wagons,
thirty-livegood dairy COWS, with a good OASh
paving inlik rouie, etc. Price,B6.3oo.
For further particulars apply to
11. HAM MEL,
Jyll-lm—2'-;» U.S. Hotel.
<«_1 T PC—SECOND HAND PIANO —RA-
OJL 8 •_• vcn & Bacon makers, for sale.
Inquire of Mrs. Lusie c. Baker, Music teacher,
39 Spr ng St., or of J. E. Cohen, with Harris a
TO LET—A nicely furnished and pleasant
ly situated room, with or without board
at E. Dunbar's, west side of Hill street, be
tween Second and Third. je 14-tf—l
O LET.—A DWELLING HOUSE OF FIVE
rooms, on the hill between Fourtli and
Fifth streets, inquire of C. Broad, Spring
street, or at HS Los Angeles sireet. Jy29 lw—1"
NOTICE OF APPLICATION.
U. S. Land Office. l
Los A hi,i.i.ks. Cel., July 1,1874. j
APPLICATION HAVING BEEN FILED
iv this otlice by Jesse D. Hunter as a
purchaser In good faith and for a valuable
consideration of certain lands excluded from
the Qnal survey of Ihe Pueblo or «'i'y lands ot
the < it y ol Los Angeles, to be allowed lo pur
chase under the provisions of tlie 7th Section
ofthe Act of July 23, 1806, the foi lowing de
scribed tracts of land, to-wlt: Lots 1, 2,;.. 4, 5,
ti and 7 nt Si c'jon 0, and Lot 1 of Section baud
containing 158 79-1( J acres.
Notice Is hereby given l hat a bearing will be
had upon said appiication u< the United Slates
Laud Ofdce, at tho City of Los A ngeles, Cal.,
commencing on Tuesday, the 11th day of Au
gust, 1874, at h) o'clock a. m., at which time
and place all parties in interest will beallowed
to introduce testimony, and cross-examine
witnesses touching the claim of said appli
cant. ALFRED JAMES, Register.
J. W. Haverstu k, Receiver. Jyl Inf—3
DR. J. H. STROM,
GR -DUATE OF THE MEDICAL COL
lege, at Augusta. Oa., can be found a
Room No. 9, over Hellmaa A Haas' store, Los
Angeles, Cal. Jy2l-tf— 2
WM. WORKMAN. T. V. T. TKMI'I.K.
TEMPLE & WORKMAN,
TEMPLE BLO*CK, lAJS ANOELES.
Receive Deposits. Issue their Certificates and
UENEKAL BtMilM. in SIMM.
DRAW ON THE LONDON AND SAN FRANCISCO SANK QJJaflstl.
AT SAN FRANCISCO
Exchnuge fur sale en
>i#»w York, Unmburg,
London, Ilerlin nnd
Legal Tenders, Bullion, Gold Dart and Gov
ernment,State,County and City Bonds bought
and Hold. Receive valuables for sate keep
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Lon Anfrelen, Cal.
CAPITAL STOCK, :::::: $300,000
Prk.sii.knt J. S. SLACSON
Vice-President J. M. GRIFFITH
,T. S. SLAUSON, J. M. GRIFFITH,
V. A. HOOVER, ROBERT 8. BAKER,
i T. BIX BY, H. B. TICHENOR.
GEORGE S. DODGE.
! Open for business from 10 a. m. till r. m.,
i and Saturday evenings from 6 to S o'clock.
Deposits received In any amounts.
Money to loan on real estate In amounts
and for length of time desired.
FARMERS' AND MERCHANTS'
O V JL, OS A IVO EI.S3 S.
JOHN G. DOWNEY President
L W. HELLMAN Cashier
Exchange for sale on
j Sun Francisco, New York,
1 Frankfort, nnd
j Merlin, Hamburg.
Receive deposits and Issue their certificates.
] Buy and sell Legal Tenders, Government,
• State, County and City Bonds. Will also pay
i the highest price for Gold and Silver Bullion.
| From and after this date, on all moneys
left as term deposits. Interest will be allowed.
Los Angeles, June 18th. 1871. ly—6o
FARMERS' AND MERCHANTS
OF LOS ANGELES.
THE FARMERS' AND MERCHANTS'
Bank of Los Angeles removed to their
New Building,adjoining the Lafayette Hotel,
ou MONDAY, the 15th inst.
JOHN G. DOWNEY, President.
Isaias W. Hellman, Cashier. jelSif— .SVj
K. K. FISHER. 1.. W. THATCHER.
Tlie Grangera Buy <>C
FISHER & THATCHER
E. E. FISHER & CO.
Wo make specialties of fine Watches, Jew
elry, Diamonds, Silverware, Clocks, specta
cles, etc. We make all kinds of solid gold
jewelry, wet diamonds, enameling in all col
ors, gilding, engraving in ever st> le ofthe art.
Etruscan jewelry made and repaired, restored
or recolored. Sid id gold chains made to or
der. Old chains repaired and recolored to look
like new. Ail kinds of watch work made
from a screw to a perfect I y adjusted watch
Prices lower than the lowest, for quality of
goods and woilc.
FISHER A THATCHER,
jyl tf—s Manufacturers, 07, Main St.
CAROLINE C. BURTON
HAS JUST RETURNED FROM RAN
Francisco with tlie largest assortment ol
Ever offered for sale In this city, comprising
Hair Switches, from $5 upwards,
Puffs, Curls, Waterfalls, Etc.
Also MOHAIR GOODS of every description.
Je2otf-;(;-a No. 0 Spring st. opp. Postoffice.
DAILY EXPRESS LINE
TO HA.TSITA. MONICA.
Carrying- Passengers and floods.
Leaving Los Angeles each day at7:BOA.M.I
leaving Santa Monica each day at 3:30 i\ m.;
calling at Pico House, Lafayette, Clarendon
and U. S. Hotels. junaitf—.;'.'.
# 3 7 *>
Buys as Good a Piano
AS ANY MAN WANTS.
VOSS & SON,
FOR SALE BY
WM. Ci. BADGER.
sole Agent for the Pacific Coast, 7 and 9,
Sansomestreet, San Francisco.
I. E. COHN, Traveling Agent,
S. D. McLennon,
Ci(t*ai*t» and Tobacco,
New COMMERCIAL STREET, adjoining
Goods cheap for cash. Junstf—s
N. H. Mitchell's
LIV ER V STABLE!
C CENTER STREET, ANAHEIM, CAL.
-j Having thoroughly refitted my Livery
stable, I am prepared to furnish Saddle
Horses or Single and Double Teams, on short
notice. I offer great inducements to Travel
ers. Horses kept by the day week or month.
Terms reasonable. JylStf—l;^
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN.
-\T°TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
M. E. Church South will hold a Camp
Meeting at their camp ground at the Wash
burn ford on New River, beginning so as to
embrace the first Sunday in September next.
The law protecting such places from trade and
; trathe will be rigidly enforced against all who
; trespass within the legal bounds, except by
permission ofthe manager.
Los Nietos, July 27.187 i.
M. G. SETTLE, 1
FRANK E. ADAMS, \ Managers.
J. T. CARNEY, /
Jy3o w td-S
TOURISTS AND TRAVELERS!
ON AND AFTER JULY IST, r, j, Jg-».
the uudersigned will
establish a ■^■a^s^ssse*.
LINE OF STAGES
Spadra (Rubottom's)and San Bernar
dino, via Rincon, Chino and
A FIRST-CLASS CONCORD COACH
Fitted up expressly for the convenience and
comfort of passengers will
Leave Spadra every Tuesday,
Thursday and Saturday,
On the arrival of the :>:W P, K. train from Los
Angeles, carrying the IT, s. Mail and Express
for Rincon, Chino, Hivcrclde and Sun Bernar
dino. Returning will
Leave San Bernardino every Mon
day, Wednesday and Friday.
At 3 o'clock a. m., connecting with Southern
Pacific Railroad at Spadra lor Los Angeles.
Running time and Fare the same as by the
Cueamongo route. This loute, avoiding the
Desert, tuns along the valley of the Santa Ana
river and through the well-known colony at
Riverside. H. W. ROBINSON. Proprietor,
WILLCOX & GIBBS
Family Sewing Machine.
All kinds of Machines Bought, Sold. Ex
changed and Rented.
E. Butterick & Cos
SUMMER STY"LES NOW READY.
PINKING AND STAMPING TO ORDER.
Ladies' and Gentlemen's Underweai
Manufactured In a superior manner. Mai«'
rials of the best quality furnished
at tbe lowest rates.
All kinds of Family Sewing and
Stitching by tho Yard.
St. Im HAIT,
deel7- 8 No. DO Spring St.. Los Angeles.
T. C. SWIGART. JOS. HUBER, JR.
SWIGART & HUBER.
COPPER AND SHEET-IRON - WARE
CROCKERY WARE, GLASS,
Hardware and Willow-ware,
LIFT AND FORCE PUMPS
PLUMBING AND CAS FITTING
Done to Order.
Sign of the Big Red Coffee-Pot,
NO. HO MAIN ST., : LOS ANGELES.
J. L. Ward & Co.,
43 MAIN STREET,
FIRE AND MARINE
London Assurance Corporation,
/Etna Insurance Co., of Hartford.
Union Ins. Co., of San Francisco
Policies are written by us in above com.
panics, without reterence to parent offices.
Liberal advancements made on GRAIN ot
PRODUCE, consigned to our correspondent*
in San Francisco, at moderate rates of com
mission. je 23-lm— a
I TAKE PLEASURE IN INFORMING MT
friends and the public generally, that
I have engaged one of the very best
Direct from Switzerland, who will give
thorough satisfaction. Persons having
watches or clocks to repair will please give
me a trial and judge for themselves.
Also, constantly on hand, '25,000 assoi ttii
articles, for sale cheap, ar.
CORNER MAIN AND COMMERCIAL ST9
-Nc. SO, my6m—2
State Investment Insurance Co.
409 California Street*
Cash Assets Exceed - • • $360,000.
PETER DONAHUE President.
A. J. BRYANT Vice-President
CHARLES H. CUSHING Secretary.
stockholders aud Directors In ■,<«•
JOHN G. DOWNEY, F. P. F. TEMPI.It,
I. W. HELLMAN, O. W. CHILDS,
All Premiums for Insurance are deposited
in Los Angeles Banks, aud loaned up.m ap
WM. J. BRODRICK,
mylotf-3% Agent in Los Angeles.
WILLOW WARE MANUFACTORY"
FROM THE STATE INSTITUTION l t>R
the Bliud, has opened nn establishinene
for the manufacture of all kinds of willow
BASKETS OF EVERY STYLE
On hand and made to order. Baskets repaired
and chairs re-seated. Being a llnlshed work
man, be respectfully solicits the pulilic pa
tronage of Los Angeles.
No. 60, Spring street, first floor, under Col.
Peel's boarding house. Jy2tt ..
SKINNER & SMALL.
CONTRACTORS AND BUILDERS,
ADDRESS THROUOU THK
Are well known In Los Angeles as sueceas
1 ful builders, and refer for recommendation t>.»
I all tot wbasa Utey have done wark. my 19—
PAGE & GRAVEL,
Successors to John Gnller.
Carriage and Wagon
Nos. .IS. 4.1 and 37 Los Angeles street,
LOS ANOELES, Cal.
Wagons and Vehicles of all cvfIPSJL
kinds,of tlie BEST MATERIALS,
and on short notice.
A Complete Painting and Trimming Estab
•■-Repairing neatly and promptly done.
»*.Prtces Moderate. All work warranted,
W, WEBER Ac CO.
HAVING LEASED THE EAGLE MILLS
—formerly known as steams' Mill—have
thoroughly overhauled the same, nnd put In
At an expense of over 13,000, and are now pre
pared to do all kinds «f GRIST WORK on
Also keep on iiand
GRAIN OF ALL KINDS BOUGHT.
Alameda street, above the City. Jyl'Jtf 5
THE MUTUAL AID!
J.. M. HOLT, Wee-rotary.
No. 41 Temple it lock f,as Angeles.
THIS ASSOCIATION IS DESIGNED TO
pay the sum of
to the family or nominee of deceased mem
bers. Its membership is now rapidly filling up.
The expense to each member Is light—the
cost being nboutone-thlrd that charged by the
old-style Life Insurance Companies.
The Mutual Aid,
A paper devoted to the Interests of the Asso
ciation will be sent to anyone applying to the
A good, live agent Is wanted In every neigh
borhood In Southern California, to canvass
For further particulars inquire of the Secre
j tary, either in person or by letter, or of
GEO. A. ARMSTBONO,
Jyl9 Traveling Agent.
Los Angeles, July 15,187 i.
J£EEPS THE MOST COMPLETE STOCK
DRY T GOODS,
FANCY NOTIONS, and
Which he sells at the bottom prices. Mr.
J Meyer has Just returned from San Francisco,
: where he has purchased his
Of Summer Goods for this season.
BUSINESS IS BUSINESS.
Corner Los Angeles and Commercial Sts.
GRIFFITH, LYNCH & CO.
: Aluuieda and Firatt HtN.,
Surfaced Lumber at $42 50 per M It.
Merchantable Lumber 32 50 " " "
\ Flooring at - - - 42 50 " " "
They constant I v keep on head
I HAIR, PLASTER OF PARIS, ETC., ETC
| Choice Family Groceries
Main st., bet. Second and Third,
rflrerythine Hold ot. a feJimde
isar Goods are delivered promptly to every
part of tbe city. J. H. SEYMOUR,
j Los Angeles, July Is, 1-7' Jylotf-J
DR. L. TERRY'S*
NEW STORE AND NEW DRUGS.
In short, every article usually fjund in a drug
ji /"CONSUMERS OF WATER OF THE LOS
L Angeles City Water Company, residing
! castot Hill, New High and Castelar streets,
will please take
' NOTICE, That they will only be allowed
j the use of water for gardens between the hours
:of 7 and 9a. .it., and 4 and p, m., on aud after
: this dale. Any violation of this rule, which
; will he strictly enforced, will be met by
. cutting off the water. Nor will any consumer
I bo allowed to furnish water for building pur
' poses without leave of the Superintendent.
Plumbers will p.eaMri lake notice that they
Will not lie allowed lo place buth-tubs Ol
water-closets lv any premises without Aral
j notifyiug thesupeiintendent.
C. E. MILES,
I Los AsexLia, May 6,1874, iv > 711—0
The Grangers' Favorite and Champion
of the West.
WHEELER & WILSON
Is Noiseless, Sews Easter, Runs Lighter,
Mas Orealer Mechanical Mnipllclty
than auy other Machine In
THK WINNER AT
LONDON, 1862; PARIS, 1867; VIENNA, 1873.
World's Exposition, Vienna, 1873.
"The Emperor of Austria has conferred the
Imperial order of Francis Joseph on thellon.
Nathaniel Wheeler, President of the cele
brated Wheeler A Wilson Sewing Machine
Company of New York."
The best is the cheapest. Buy no other
machine until you have seen tlie DRAW
FEED WHEELER A WILSON. It will last
alifetlme. Every purchaser made a perfect
All machines guaranteed and sold on easy
terms. Sewing Machines repaired and war
ranted to give satisfaction.
Keep on hand ull the Extras and Attach
ments, t.uch as Tuck Markers, Binders,
Butilors, Hcmmcrs, Rippers, Needles, oil,etc.,
Also all colors of Sewing Machine Silk and
ofthe BEST SEWING MACHINE SPOOL
COTTON in the market.
Prices lower than any other house. ,
Special attention given to orders s"nt to
EDMUND DO A X,
No. 1 Spring street, Los Angeles, Cal.
Local Option Election Proclamation.
Till: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF THE
county of Los Angeles, stato of Califor
nia, give notice that In pursuance of an Art
entitled "An Act to permit the voters of every
township or incorporated city iv this State to
vote on the question of grunting license to
sell intoxicating liquors," approved March
18th, 1874, and petitions having been filed in
accordance with the requirements of Section
one of said Act, from tbe townships of Los
Nietos, and Wllmiugton and from the incor
porated town of Wilmington—
It is ordered that a special election be held
in said township of Los Nietos, and in the
said township of Wilmington In Compton
Precinct, and In the township of Wilmington
in Wilmington Precinct, for the incorporated
town of Wilmington, on Thnrsday, the Oth
day of August next, between the hours of 8
a. m., and sunset of that day, at which elec
tion the qualified electors throughout suid
townships and said incorporated town of
Wilmington are to vote upon the question of
"Liquor License," or "No Liquor License "
Those who are not in lavor of granting li
cense shall have written or printed on their
ballot "Against License." Those who are in
favor of granting license shall have written
or printed on their ballots, "For License."
It IS also ordered that said election shall be
held in the following places, and the follow
ing named persons are appointed Inspectois
and Judges for said precincts, tor the election
to be held as above, to wit:
I.os Nletoa Election Precluct—at school
house: E. 11. Boyd, Inspector; James King,
Jen' Beck, Judges.
Silver Election Precinct-at school
house; A. W. Ryan, Inspector; W. P. McDon
ald, Henry Haiuniertou, Judges.
Cumpton Election Precinct—at school
house; G. D. Compton, Inspector; J. E.
McComas, Robert Orr, Judges.
Wilmington Election Precinct — for
the Incorporated town of Wilmington, at
school house; H. Vunvalkenberg, Inspector;
O. B. Keyes, D. W. Alexander, Judges.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my j
hand and athxed the seal of the County I
Court, this 11th day of July A. D., 1874.
I.SEAL.) A. W.POTTS, County Clerk,
and ex-oflicio Clerk of Hoard of Supervisors.
To the Stockholders of the Co-opcrn
tlve Nuraery and Fruit Cou>pauy of
Eos Augeies Couuty.
ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT
I at a meeting ofthe Board of Directors of
s.od Company, held at the Secretary's ollice
on Wednesday, July 1, 1874, the first payment
of one dollar per share on the subscribed cap
ital stock ofthe Company was called in, to be
paid to Ihe Secretary at his offlee, No. 41, Te
mple Block, within thirty days from the date of
notice to he given by tlie President and Sec
retary. It was also ortlered that any sub
scriber to the stock of tho Company failing to
make such payment within thirty days should
lorfelt his or her subscription to the stock, and
that such forfeited stock should beagalnplaced
on tlie market. Under this action, all stock
must be taken by the 3d day of August, at 12
M., 1871, or be forfeited to the Company. The
Secretary Is now ready to issue certificates of
Los Angeles, July 2,1874.
THOS. A. OAREY, President.
Lm M. Holt, Secretary. Jy3 td—S
TO THE PUBLIC.
The Newly Established Store or
Offers for sale a splendid assortment of
CIGARS, TOBACCO, Etc., Etc.,
At the lowest market prices.
He respectfully solicits a share of the publii
potronage. Goods delivered free to all parts
of the city.
22ftf-2 1 , 117 nud llv Main at.
NEW YORK BAKERY,
MAIN STREET, BELOW THIRD.
ALL IONDS OF
And PABTERY kept constantly ou hand.
Wedding Cakes a Specialty.
Delivery to any part of the city. —*
my.-tf BUKHARD & EBINUER.
THF. UNDERSIGNED HAS BEEN AF
peinted sole agent for the sale of the
Bamett's Zinc and Platina Pens.
These Pens are no w used al most v n I versall y;
they are warranted non-corrosive. Price, f;i SO
per gross. Samples gratis.
Jyl7-lm» * SAM. HELLMAN.
«">ii<li«*j-r Iluir jPressslnf*
OF ALL KINDS. CURLING, CRIMPING
and Prising. Any order will be tilled In
twenty-four hours. Entire satisfaction guar
anteed; otherwise, no pay asked. Wit mak
ing at tbe shortest notice. Ittv Main street,
Los Angeles. Jy2» tf—B
MRS. N. A. PICKENS, M. D.,
HOMOEPATHIC AND HYGEINIC PHY
slclan. Tieats all diseases. Calls an
swered day or night. Specialty; Obstetrics
and female diseases.
ltl> Spring srteel, Los Angeles, Cal.
FOR SALE CHEAP.
ABOUT ISO ORANGE TREES, TWO AND
three years old. inquire ut this otlice.
Third at. between HprUigund Fort Sts.
To Create the ollice of City •iurveyor,
to Provide for Filling said Office,
and rrscrlhing tbe Powers aad
Duties of such Officer.
T7w Mayor and Common Council of the City of
Im* Angela do ordain eu follows:
Section 1. That there be and hereby is cre
ated the office to be known and called the
office of City Surveyor.
sec. 2. The ohlccol City surveyor shall be
filled by appointment of some suitable person
to be Selected by the Common Council ofsald
city, and Who shall bold said office for and
during tlie pleasure of tho Common Council.
sec 3. Whenever the Common Council
shall appoint any person to the position of
City Surveyor, it shall be the duly of tbe
Clerk of the Common Council to make out
and deliver to such appointee a certificate of
such appointment, In writing, nnd thereupon
such person so appointed shall within ten (10)
days after receiving such certificate of his ap
pointment qunltiy by taking and subscribing
to the constitutional oat h of oftice.aud by exe
cuting to said city an official bond In such
amount us the Common Council shall pre
scribe, with two or more sureties, condi
tioned for Ihe faithful performance by him of
all the duties of his said office. The bond
shall be approved by tbe Mayor, and when so
approved shall be, together with the affidavit
containing the onth ol office so taken by said
officer, deposited with and remain In the
official keeping ofthe Clerk of the Common
Sac. 1. It shall be the duty of the City Sur
veyor to make all survey-, maps and plans
required by said city; to make out all assess
ments of tiie costor probable cost of any work
done or to bo done, and to superintend the
making of all public Improvements; to keep
a record,ln books to be provided by the city,
of the Held notes of all surveys made and maps
of 'he same, and full, true and correct ac
counts and memoranda of the cost and ex
penses of all public works and Improvements,
and to keep posted iv his office all plans and
specifications of work to be done, for the In
spection of all parties desiring to examine the
same, and to do and perform any and all other
matters and things which may be required of
him by any ordinance of said city or'by any
res 111 v tion or ot her order of tbe Common Coun •
oil ol said city.
sec. 5, The City Surveyor shall receive no
salary, but shall be paid from time to time as
full compensation for all services rendered
the city such fees as may be prescribed by the
Sec. «. It shall bo unlawful for the City Sur
veyor to become or he in any way, directly or
indirectly, interested In any contract made or
to be made by said city with any contractor or
other person for making any kind of improve
ments In said city; provided that the provis
ions of this section shall not be so construed
as to prohibit the said Surveyor from charg
ing nnd receiving the fees allowed by tbe
Common Council to be charged by him as
Sec. 7. This ordinance shall take effect and
be in force from and after is passage, approval
and publication, and all ordinances and parts
of ordinances la so far as they conflict with
tall ordinance shall be, and the same are,
Approved in tlie city of Los Angeles, Cal .
Jul> 115, 1874. J. H. TOBERMAN,
I hereby certify that the foregoing Ordinance
was adopted by the Common Council at Its
session of July 23, 1871. M. KREMER,
Jy2B City Clerk.
Prescribing the Compensation and
Fees of tbe City Surveyor.
BE IT RESOLVED, BY THE COMMON
Council of lhe city of Los Angeles, as fol
Secton 1. That the City Surveyor be, and
he Is hereby authorited, to charge and collect
the following fees, to-wit: For all engineering
work done on any street ordered graded, ma
cadamized or improved, when levels and esti
mates are necessary for such Improvements,
he shall have from each lot ten cents per run
ning foot for the first fifty feet; eight cents per
i mining foot for any additional number of
feet up to one hundred feet; six cents per run
ning loot for auy additional number of feet
above one hundred leet and less than two hun
dred and fltty feet, and four cents per running
I loot ior all over two hundred ami fifty feet.
These rales to be charged to each lot or parcel
of land fronting on the strett where the work
is done, and to be Included In the amounts
assessed against the property for street lm
provenients. For all engineering on sewers
he shall receive two and one-half cents per
running foot in front of any lot or parcel of
land fronting on the sewer built, tbe same to
be charged ami collected the same as provided
in section one ot this resolution for lees on
For each and every day's work, when em-
I ployed by the city by the day to perform auy
work not mentioned in the list of fees, he shall
receive Ihe sum of five dollars per day.
I hereby certify that the fo.egoing resolution
was adopted by the Common Ccuncll at Its
session of July 23, 1874.
Jy26 10 -7 City Clerk.
Notice of intention.
I VrOTJCE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT
;_> tbe City of Los Angeles, intends to grade
und construct Spring street In the following
j manner, from Its midsection with Main
: street to Fourth street:
Sidewalks of wood shall lie laid down, hav
ing a curbing of redwood, 3x12 inches, fastened
to redwood posts 4x4 inches square. Said
posts to be set in the ground two feet, and to
be placed six feet apart, on the inside of the
curbing; tlie sidewalk shall be ten feet wide,
and shall have three additional stringers be
sides tlie curbing; said stringers to be 2xB
inches square; the planking of the sidewalk
shall be two inches in thickness, and spiked
to the curbing and stringers; the sidewalk of
said Spring street, shill be made of plunk,
from its intersection with Main street to First
street; from First to Fourth street the same
curbing sliail be laid, but the walks shall be
The road-bed shall be cut down or filled up
to a level of eiglit inches below the grade of
the street. On this bottom formed, a layer of
gravel five Inches in thickness shall belaid;
over this a layer of broken stone or coarse
gravel shall be laid to the depth of three
Inches; over this a thin layer of red cement
•gravel shall be spread, the whole to be wetted
and thoroughly rolled.
The streei shall have gutters of hard granite
cobble stones, as faras First street. These gut
ters shall in- live feet wide, and commence ten
Inches helow the top of the sidewalk,'and
shall conform to the plan and grade of the
street. The street, shall have side slope to
wards tbe gutters of one foot in thirty.
By order of the Common Council.
M. KREMER, City Clerk.
Notice of Intention.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT
tbe city of Los Angeles Intends to make
tlie following improvements on Commercial
street, lrom its intersection with Main street
to Alameda street. Said Commercial street Is
to be graded and constructed in the following
manner, to wit: The sidewalk to be seven
feet wide, aud made of wood. The curbing
shall be of redwood scantling 3x12 Inches.
This curbing shall be spiked to posts 4xl
inches square, set two feet in tbe ground, on
the inside of the curbing, and six feet apart.
The covering of the sidewalk shall be two
inch plank, or one-lneh plank doubled.
The gutters shall be four feet wide, and
paved wilh hard cobble-stone. The surface
ofthe gnttershall be ten inches below the
top of the sidewalk, und shall rise toward the
center ofthe street with a slope of one Inch to
The bed of the road shall be cut down or
filled up until it Is eight Inches below tbe
grude ol the sireet. On this bottom formed a
layer of gruvel, 5 inches deep, shall be laid;
over this a layer of coarse gravel or broken
stone shall be laid to the depth of three
inclic--, this.to be covered by a layer of cement
gravel, ai. ... .c properly rolled.
The sidesiope ofthe street shall be one foul
to thirty feet, and shall commence at the sur
face of the gutters.
The road-bed shall conform to the estab
lished grade of the street.
By order ofthe Common Council.
M. KREMER, City C erk.
PROPOSALS WILL BE RECEIVED BY
tbe Common Counc.ll at Its session of
August 21.1874, for 813,500 Bonds ofthe city of
Los Angeles, bearing 7 per cent. Interest per
annum, payable at the office of the Treasurer
of the city of Los Angeles.
Jy29 20t-4 City Clerk.
SPRING 9T,, NEXT DOOR TO
Noyes A DurfeC's Auction Store. Shav
ing, Hair-cutting and Shampooing done In
the latest style of the art. French, Spanish
and Italian spoken. Jly2_tf—J
MORSCH ft MANNING,
Scene, Gilding, and Banner Painters
la Court street, opposite Court-house, Lo*
Angeles. Graining, Glazing, Calclmlning
and Paper-hangiug. JylO-Sm—2
THE SCHOOL pF THE SISTERS OF
Charity, on Alameda street, will reron*_
August 17, 1874. Pupils are requested to be
present at tbe sail ing of Ate classes at a o'clock
a. at. , Hrw 14-4
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