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WHIIe THE HERALD'S out of town
sen Ice Is nearly perfect, It la neces'
aary to remove an agent or carrier
occasionally. In some instances such
agents and carriers refuse to turn
over to their successors the names
and addreaaes of their patrons. Sub
scribers who fall to receive their pa- |
per will confer a special favor and
insure regular delivery by sending
their names and addresses to the
The Planing Mill Site Question
Still Unsettled
Threaten to Delay Proceedings for
Some Time
Christian V. P. S. C. E.» dive a Plsasant
social—Eastern Star Work—Company
T.i Target Shooting—Brevities
PASADENA, June 20.—The settlement
of the Mann & Daniels mill site dispute,
which was thought to have been dis
posed of at the special meeting of the
city council Inst Wednesday, again bobß
up serenely, as unsettled as ever. There
seems to have been a misunderstanding
as to the terms of the offer of K. C. Web
ster, or elso somebody has backed out;
at any rata they cannot agree, und the
whole question is opened up again. Ac
cording to Mr. Mann and others who
were present at the council meeting;
aforesaid, Mr. Webster agreed to pur
chase the site which was considered by
him and others in tho neighborhood aa
an objectionable location for the mill,
nnd to pay SLTiO down with the balance at
tho end of ninety days, putting up good
collateral security for the balance till
paid. But when the final talk on the
matter was had Mr. Webster would not
put up both the cash payment und tha
security, saying his offer was to put up
one or the ether, but not both. The price
agreed upon was $6100. The council
granted a permit for the mill to be built
upon another site which was unobjec
tionable to the property owners who had
defeated tha llrst attempt to locate the
mill, this lalter site to be purchased with
the money received from Mr. Webster
for the llrst one. As a matter of fact, the
second site lor which the cuuncll readily
granted a permit Is nearer to the center
of business than the first for which they
would nut grant a permit. The way lt
stands now, since Mr. Webster will fur
nish enough cash in purchasing the for
mer site to help with building the mill,
Mann & Daniels cannot go ahead on the
proposition It is to be hoped that the
matter can be udjusted so that the pro
ject can go ahead, for It is a good thing
for the town, employing many hands.
Over 100 people were present at the
BOClal of the Y. P. S. C. E. of the Chris
tian church at the home of Mr. und Mrs.
Phillips nt Dak Knoll last evening. The
time was spent In social intercourse and
tho following program was carried out:
Vocal dust, Misses Carrie nnd Katie
Hall; vocal solo. Mlssljottifl.ee; burl
tone solo, C. S. Pascoe, Mrs. Frank How
ard, accompanist; essay, Fndoavor
Work, W. 1.. Jones; tenor solo, Mr. Frank
Howard, Mrs. Frank Howard, accom
panist; quartet, Messrs. Frank, Clark
nnd .lohn Blllhelmer and Emmett Hen
The ladies had brought refreshments
In baskets, which were sold to the gen
tlemen. The merry party broke up at
about 11 oclock after a pleasant evening.
One hundred and tlfty members of the
Order of the Eastern Star were present
at the session lust evening, When there
was initiatory work of the local chapter.
Grand Matron Peasley was present and
fuui-'new names were admitted to mem
bership. A committee was appointed
to draft resolutions upon the death of
the late Frank Drake. A number ot
speeobes were made by several ladles
and gentlemen, after which a banquet
was enjoyed. Among the guests were
members from the new lodges at Whlt
tler and Azusa and from Santa Ana.
Property owners on the west side talk
of petitioning the city council for a sew
er In that section of town. A protest
agalni-t the petition some time ugo for
a sewer on California street was made
by residents on Orange Urove and Grand
avenues, who thought, that they were
llrst entitled to the improvement, so
that the matter Is now held In abeyance.
The Pasadena branch of the Theo
aophlcal society in America holds a pub
lic meeting every Sunday evening at the
headquarters of the society, No. 10 East
Colorado street, room 1, to which all
are invited. The subject for tomorrow
evening's meeting will be Reincarnation.
Miss Lowery entertained her friends
last evening with a tallyho ride through
Alhambra, Shorb and San Gabriel, fol
lowed by a social time and the serving
of refreshments at the home of the host
ess on South Marengo avenue. Those
who composed the party were Misses
Schopback, Jessie Cook, May Moore
Cornelia Richards, Flora Schopbach,,
Maud Mott, Lowry, Messrs. John Hunt
Mell Chadburne, Bert Chadwiek, Walter
Fisher, Earl Parker.
Company I had target practice yester
day, it being the semi-annual competi
tion for the state medals. The general
average was over 27, and forty members
made a score of over 30. The shoot was
conducted by Lieutenant H. H Sin
clair of Los Angeles and Captain Bang
ham of Company I. Private Lewis
score of 43 was the highest made.
E. O. Hull, son of Mr. and Mrs. E R
Hull, returned yesterday from his school
in Ventura county.
W. H. Korstian of the Star returned
today from San Pedro, where he has
been spending a few days for his health
Judge Magee arrived home from the
north yesterday for the purpose of be
ing present at the graduation of his
Mr. and Mrs. G. A. Glbbs are receiv
ing congratulations for the birth of a
girl last evenmg.
Election to Be Called to Vote on Dlslncoroora
LONG BEACH, June 20.—The petition
»resehted to the council at Its session
« June llth, asking the council to call
»n election for the purpose of submit
ting to a vote the proposition of dlain
corporation of the city, and which had
been referred to the city attorney, with
orders to report at the next regular
meeting, was so reported by that gent
leman at the msetlng of the board on
the evening of the 18th inst., with the
advice that the prayer of the petitioners
be granted. The city clerk was there
fore Instructed to draw up the legal an
nouncement, giving notice of an election,
at which the question of dislncorpora
tion may be vuted on.
The pleasure fleet is kept busy taking
parties out for the deep-sea fishing,
which never In the history of the place
has been so good as at the present time.
Vellowtull, barracuda, halibut, and
bonito, or Spanish mackerel, are very
plenty ,and parties by going out a mile
or so from shore can catch all the llsh
they want.
Carpenter Frank Dodd Is putting up a
couple of cottages on Pacific avenue,
one for Mr. Mayhart of Riverside, and
the other for Drowning & Browning, the
hardware dealers of East Loa Angeles.
Mr. and Mrs. F. O. Johnson, Mr. and
Mrs. H. P. Anderson, and O. M. Shields
of Dob Angeles came down Thursday
evening, and, stopping over night at
the Seaside Inn, took a day off anil went
deep-sea fishing on the vapor launch
Clementine, returning in plenty of time
for the 4:12 Terminal train, with thirty
beauties, yellowtall and barracuda,
which they caught with rod und reel.
The new store block being built for
W. W. Lowe is a large and commodious
building and will be a credit to the place.
The upper portion, which commands a
magnificent view of the bay, Catalina
Island, Point Flrmin, the passing ves
sels, und tho numerous pleasure and
fishing craft, will be occupied by the
owner and family for residence purposes,
his former abode having been put in
order from the effects of the Are *nd
moved out on Ocean avenue, where it
will be occupied as a residence and office
by Dr. Q, C. Brown and family, late of
San Pedro.
Mrs. L. M. John, who has been visiting
In Monrovia the past two weeks, re
turned Friday evening, accompanied by
her niece, Miss Mabel Griffith.
A train of thirteen coaches went
through to Terminal Island this morn
ing, filled with school children from
the Olendale public school and the Breed
Street school of Los Angeles.
The monthly social of the Congrega
tionalism win be held at their church
Tuesday evening.
The following ore among the latest ar
rivals at the Pacific Hotel: Joseph
Lague, son. wife.and maid of San Ber
nardino; Henry W. Caystile and wife,
late of Los Angeles; C. E. Moultnn and
wife, PasadSna, and F. A. Shorey of
IT. B. Gurley and family of Etlroana
have taken the Storell cottage on Cedar
avenue, and are here for tho season.
Normal School Student* ot the Peach—Social
SANTA MONICA, June 20.—The ex
cursion of the state normal school has
been a success. Six cars on the South
ern racific; accommodated the large
number participating. The party was In
c harge of Prof. C, H, Miller and Prof.
E. T. Fierce. A half hour was spent at
the Soldiers' Home and then the trip
was continued direct to the end of the
great wharf, where another enjoyable
half hour was spent, when the whole
party returned to Santa Monica, where
most of the visitors Indulged In a surf
bath before lunch. They have all en
tered with refreshing zest into the en
joyment of the day and a number will
remain for a few days.
The progressive hearts party at the
casino last evening was under the man
agement of Mmes. Acker, Grasett, Ryan
and Hoy. The prizes were dainty and
unique and were won as follows: Lad
ies' first prize. Mrs. Abbot Kinney; lad
ies' second prize, Mrs. H. A. Wlnslow;
consolation, Mrs. J. Edmunds. Gentle
men's first prize, Mr. W. Russell Ward
second. Mr. Robert F.Jones; consolation,
Mr. Gill. After the cards there were
refreshments, dancing and games, mer
rily closing with the old-fashioned Vir
ginia reel. Those present were Mr. and
Mrs. D. D. Acker. Mr. and Mrs. R. F.
Jones, Hon, and Mrs. Abbot Kinney,
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. L. Waring, Mr. and
Mrs. W. S. Tevis, Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Hoy.
Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Grasett, Mr. and Mrs.
H. A. Wlnslow, Mr. and Mrs. W. Russell
Ward, Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Proctor. Mr.
and Mrs. Corson, Mmes. Ryan, Upham,
Edmunds, Misses Mattie Jones, Brooks
Roberts, Gill, Bridges, Messrs. Seward
Cole, Roy Jones, Gill, Mrs. Longstreet.
At the Arcadia: Mr. A. Benrose, of
England; Mrs. N. W. Blackwell, Hender
son, Ky.; Mr. J. H. Finnin and wife, of
New York; Miss Mabel A. Chamblin
Riverside; Mr. Lincoln Caswell, Univer
sity; Mr. Seward Cole, Colegrove.
The Rev. Gushee, rector of Ontario,will
preach tomorrow at the Church of St.
Augustine at 7:30 p.m.
Mr. and Mrs. Gwynne of Bakersfield
have taken a cottage on Fourth street
for the season.
The People Are Coning and the Fishing Is
AVALON, June 20.—The Herald corre
spondent enjoyed the trip over from Los
Angeles. The ocean was calm as a mill
pond, and in no case did any passenger
suffer from mal de mer.
Avalon is gaining in population by
every boat. The season is opening ear
lier than usual, the warm weather on
the mainland having a tendency to start
people to the seaside.
Tuna fishing is a very exciting sport,
as the fish is very game, and in one
case the boat was turned over a milo
to sea before the fish was conquered.
Mrs. Miles Dodd, with Swan, the boat
man, captured two last evening in the
moonlight. They weighed 150 pounds
apiece. A tuna weighs sometimes as
much as 900 pounds. They are caught
with a jewflsh line and hook, with a
Hying fish for bait.
Mr. W. H. Burnham of Orange is here
for the summer with his family. They
are domiciled in the Island House cot
tage, which overlooks the bay.
W. D. Burnham, Mrs. Leavitt Burn
ham, C. B. Burnham and Margaret
Burnham of Monrovia will occupy the
Hutchlns cottage after the Ist of July
P. Brewer and family and Sam Cald
well of Pomona will spend the summer
here. <
Mrs. M. A. Patrick, Miss Marcla and
Charles Patrick visited The Isthmas
on the La Paloma, and took the stage
trip to Little Harbor Hotel.
Mr. and Mrs. Percy Hoyle, who have
spent some time at the Metropole, have
returned home.
The Catalina orchestra plays at the
Pavilion each evening, and the music is
enjoyed by the visitors.
Dr. Abbott of Pasadena Is at the Pas
adena Hotel.
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Dunker took the
stage trip to Little Harbor Hotel ,as
did also Mr. and Mrs. Victor Buck and
Victor Buck Jr.
Dr. J. J. Page and Harry Clay of Po
mona will spend the summer here.
Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Coyne enjoyed the
Little Harbor stage ride.
Mr. George A. Greeley is the crack
whip who makes the turns on the stage
The seal rookery Is alive with seals.
The following; visited them yesterday
morning on the La Paloma: Messrs W
E. Ingman, Columbus, O.; Frank a'
Ceville, Judge Ling, Datus C. Smith!
Mrs. E. P. Hoyle, and Mrs. Northcroft,
El Toro; C. D. Bradford.
Dr. and Mrs. McLeish of Chihuahua.
Mexico, enjoyed the stage ride, as did
also Mr. George Robotham, of New
ark, N. J.
Misses Lottie Chalfant and Marcia
Patrick swam from Pebbly Point beach
to the bathhouse. The distance is little
over a mile.
A message was received yesterday
afternoon by carrier pigeon, reporting
the nomination of McKlnley and Ho
bart. The Avalon cannon was quickly
loaded and fired In honor of the nomi
C. D. Daggett, Misses Daggett and
John Daggett of Pasadena will occupy
the Thomas cottage the first of July.
The young people enjoy roller skating
and dancing at the pavilion every even
Tents and cottages are going up on all
Lew Freeman, Rob Rowan, Stanley
Christopher, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Hull,
Mr. and Mrs. Story, Dan McGllvary, Mr.
and Mrs. E. F. Huriburt and Miss Hurt
burt are among those from Pasadena
who will summer here.
The shooting gallery is quite popular
among the ladles here.
J. H. Davis of San Francisco, W. R.
Steams, Mrs. T. M. Ault and Miss Ault
of Tllsonbury, Canada, are domiciled at
the Glenmore.
Mrs. S. M. Kendall ot Buffalo, N. V.,
and Miss Cora E.B. Wise of Los Angeles,
are among the arrivals at the Pasadena
T. S. Chapman Is here for the summer.
E. Allayne Jones captured a twenty
pound yellowtull off the wharf, while
Mrs. Jones pulled In a barracouda.
Mrs. M. E. Jenkins, Grace Jenkins of
Lincoln, 111., and C. H. Miller, are at
Camp Avallna.
Mr. and Mrs. T. Washburn are here for
the summer and are at Camp Long
J. Neale Plumb and his new yacht are
expected In the near future. The yacht
was built in New York and was sent
around the Horn.
Percy Neale brought In a tuna weigh
ing one hundred and twenty-nine
Among those enjoying life at the Me
tropole hotel are B. O. Kendall of Pasa
dena, E. C. Forbes, T'nculla. Conn.; H.H.
Grant, St. Paul; J. E. G.Hunter. Bakers
field; Miss Beaver. Miss Ethel Beaver
and Miss Virginia Fitch of San Francis
co; R. B. Lane. Redlands; Mr. and Mrs.
W. T. McFle, Mr. and Mrs. Hewan, J.
Gemson and J. L. Gilliland.
The San Diego arrived with three pas
sengers from San Diego and were not
allowed to land without paying for a
regular ticket, and all passengers on
boats other than the company's steam
ers will hereafter have to pay before
being allowed to land.
The water is very warm and bathing
is a favorite pastime, especially at the
hour of 11 in the morning.
High School Graduating Exercises—Personal
and Social Notes
POMONA, June 20. — The twelfth
year graduating exercises of the Po
mona public high school were held in
the Methodist church Friday evening,
the church being crowded by a vast con
course of people to listen to them.
After an orchestral overture, an Invo
cation was delivered by the Rev. H. H.
Rlce.followed by the May Song of Haupt
mann by the high school chorus. An
oration was delivered on the Old WorW
Influence by Hazen L. Avery; on In-
Huence of the Nation by Charles W.
Decker; on Industrial Development by
John 11. Poage; on Education and Lit
erature by Ellen Al. Wilkerson; on A
Trio of Statesmen by George A. Water
man jr.; an essay, Historic Landmarks,
by Marietta Endicott; essay. Customs
and Fashions by Ellen I. Decker; reci
tation, Extracts From Snow Bound, by
Mary F. Arbuthnot. The address to the
graduates was delivered by T. H. Kirk,
superintendent of schools of San Ber
nardino, and the valedictory by Miss
Gertrude V. Reld.
The Boy and the Bee (Caldlcott), was
participated in by the Misses Grace Dan
iels, Lucy Lewis, and Messrs. Raymond
H. Davis and Edmund C. Cady.
The presentation of diplomas was
made by City Superintendent of Schools
F. A. Molyneaux.
The third commencement exercises of
the eighth anniversary of Pomona col
lege will occur June 21st to 24th, at
Tomorrow President Baldwin will de
liver the baccalaureate sermon; in the
evening an address will be delivered be
fore the Christian associations.
On Monday, at 2 p. m., occurs the Dole
prize debate, and in the evening the
closing exercises of the senior prepara
tory class. Tuesday is class day, and
will be given over to the fourth annual
exhibit of the school of art and design.
Wednesday, June 24th, is commence
ment day proper, and at 10:30 a. m., the
graduating exercises begin. At 8 p. m.
occurs the president's reception.
The Pomona college school of music
will hold its graduating exercises in
Holmes' hall. Claremont, on Tuesday
evening. The program wil be partici
pated In by Misses Christina V. Rose,
Pearl Harris, Susie M. Schwan, Clara L.
Shields, Ida M. Douglas, Gertrude M.
Vaughn and Mr. William E. Strobrldge.
The Claremont Fruit Growers' asso
ciation is making preparations to handle
the lemon crop this summer, and has
started the ball rolling by admitting
into its membership several persons who
have not heretofore marketed their lem
ons with them.
Gen. A. B. Campbell of Los Angeles,
who has previously been heard in Po
mona, has been engaged to deliver the
Fourth of July oration in this place.
John W. Bowen marketed the first
ripe peaches of the season.
Mrs. O. Sweet left yesterday morning
for Ventura, where she has gone to'make
preparations for the forthcoming Wo
man's Relief corps and G. A. R. en
campment, to be held in that city.
The Lordsburg public school has no
graduating class this year, but will have
a large class in 1897.
Dr. and Mrs. E. Henderson celebrat
ed the twenty-fifth wedding anniversary
of their marriage Saturday evening
June 20th.
The Presbyterian church will give a
lawn party at the residence of their pas
tor, the Rev. H. H. Rice, Monday even
A concert at the Unitarian church
will be given Monday evening.
Mrs. Irwin Brink entertained a com
pany of friends at her home on West
Third street Thursday evening, in honor
of her cousin, Henry Kraft, who leaves
for East St. Louis early next week, to
make his home there, after a visit here of
some time.
Miss Florence Cromer will leave the
! early part of this week on a summer
trip to Butte, Montana, where she wtj.l
spend some time on a visit to her broth
er. On Miss Cromer's return she and
her brother will visit the Yellowstone
park. Miss Cromer will also visit in
San Francisco. Others of our public
school teachers who will spend their va
cation away, will be the Misses Jessie
Rubottom and Ella Morris, who will
leave in a few days for Los Angeles and
coast point".
Miss Mignon Dunlap of Los Angeles
who has been visiting her sister, Mrs'
.George C. Egan, for the past month, left
today on a visit to Redlands.
Dr. H. M. Jones of Cloverdale, Cal a
brother of Mrs. F. E. Adams of this
city, arrived in Pomona on Friday, ac
companied by his wife, to make Pomona
their home.
Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Stein have leased
a cottage for the summer at Long Beach
Miss McVean of Berkeley will be the
guest, during vacation of her aunt, Mrs
J. L. Cathcart.
Kewen Dorsey of Spadra Is wrestling
with an attack of measles.
Capt. A. D. Thatcher's new home being
ready for occupancy, the family moved
into it Wednesday.
Miss Elma Smith and Leslie Smith
of Downey, cousins of Mrs. John D.
Cason, have been the guests of Mrs
Cason for several days of this week.
Miss Nettle Leonard of Los Angeles
is visiting at tho home of Mrs. Irwin W.
Brink, 1104 West Third street.
Company D, N. G. c.. held its semi
annual shoot at Pomona Heights yester
day. The regulations have been so
changed that a guardsman must make
at both shoots during the year, 60, 80 or
90 per cent to win a bronze, silver or
gold medal, respectively.
The woman's council held its last meet
ing beore the regular summer vacation
this afternoon in McComas' hall. Mrs.
Kate Tupper Oalpin of Los Angeles war.
present und read a paper on Woman as a
Fac tor in Economics. In addition to
Mrs. Qalpln's paper there was a short
literary program rendered, followed by
Elaborate Pr;pnrationo for Celebrating the
Fourth-News Notes
RIVERSIDE, June 20.—From present ap
pearances Riverside is to enjoy a grand
celebration on the Fourth of July. The
committee of invitation, composed of
Gieorge H. Bittinger, George N. Reynolds
and Sam R. Smith. Issued an invitation and
sent it to all civic and military organiza
tions in the city and county to participate
In the parade on that day, and a large num
ber have already signified their intention
of joining forces for a grand old-fashioned
Tho following program has ben com
pleted as the e\l>nts at the Wheelmen's
park on the Fourth: Ten-mile road race,
one mile open, amateurs; one mile, inter
couuty championship; three mile handicap;
one mile open, hoys under 16: live mile mili
tary relay; 100-yard dash, novice; 100-yard
dash, open; 220-yard dash: 440-yard run;
120-yard hurdle: high iump. and pole vault
ing. Entry blanks can lie had of I. S.
Logan, secretary of the wheelmen.
A number of Riverside people in parties
have visited Coidwater canyon this week.
One was a party of high school scholars
chaperoned by Prof. Reed, and another
was composed of Prof. Hyatt, W. T. Falk
ner and Silas Masters unci their families.
Miss Demls Smith, teacher in the Thir
teenth street school, left for Pasadena to
day to spend a portion of her vacation.
Park Commissioner A. S. White. Bral
Morse and J. A. Simms have notified E. 11.
Gruwell, secretary of the executive com
mittee of the Fourth of July committer,
giving their official consent to the use of
the nark for holding the literary exercises
on the Fourth.
There was some very careless handling
of firecrackers and bombs last night during
tbje parade. H. F. Gilliland had his face
badly burned and a piece of tlcsh cut out
Of his neck by a large cannon firecracker
going off In his hand, and a woman's dress
caught tills from a hunch of ligh.ted fire
crackers being thrown under her.
A young brute, thought to be about 10
years of age. assaulted a little girl in the
vicinity of the Sixth street school house
last night, lie did not accomplish his pur
pose, but succeeded in frightening the lit
tle girl almost into spasms. The officers
are on the trail.
Miss Pryne, one of the teachers In the
high school, will spend her summer vaca
tion at Palo Alto, and will take advantare
of the summer school at Stanford while
there In gaining more knowledge to assh-t
her In her work in tlie schools here. This
desire on the part of teachers to Improve
themselves and in keeping abreast with tho
timeis is commendable.
Dan Marsh was yesterday fined $20 hv
Justice Chambers for getting drunk and
"foollne" with a gun about home, to the
discomfort of his wife and the balance of
the household.
A full attendance is requested at the O.
A. R. meetlne: Monday evening to arrange
for the Fourth of July parade and transact
other Important business.
Quite a number of wheelmen will go out
of town tomorrow, among whom are W. A.
Cowell and wife, to Coidwater canyon. K.
ft. Oruwell. I. S. Logan and Will Scott will
go to Elslnore.
An Invitation has been issued by Rev. M
C. Dolten. rector of All Saints' Episeorml
church, for a reception to be given the
Rev. Dr. Josenh H. Johnson, hlshon of the
Southern California Enlscopal diocese, to
occur on Monday evening next nt the resi
dence of Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Daniels, on
Brockton avenue.
And at the Same Time Quit
A Way to Escape the Most Dread
ful Curse With Which 3lan Is
Alnlctert—Open to All
The Herald reporter visited the offices
of the National Liquor Cure company at
122 and 123 Wilson block, in an endeavor
to secure an interview which was denied
us during the week on account of stress
of business. It was our good fortune to
meet the lady manager, Mrs. Hotchkiss,
who volunteered to give us a few min
utes' interview. She said, when asked,
it might be considered odd to find a wo
man in this line of business, but she was
satisfied after a long experience that
women must be met by women in a case
of this kind; "and," said she, "I have la
bored for years with and for women and
1 know just how to sympathize with
them, and I know, also, that they will
come to and talk with one of their own
sex more readily than with men. I feel
satisfied that we are doing a grand mis
sionary work and that we are making
very many happy homes throughout the
country." In reply to the question, "Are
you meeting with the success anticipat
ed when you first opened the offices?"
she returned: "Our success has been un
parelleled, and we owe it all to the fact
that we never betray our trust. No per
son need fear that we will ever give the
name of a patient to boom our cure, and
we receive more calls on that account
than any liquor cure ever offered the
"We simply give the patient the med
icine to carry home, and he can hide it
from his family if he sees fit. Then he is
not asked to take hypodermic injections
nor to follow a lot of tyrannical rules,
but simply takes the remedy when he
feels like taking a drink, and before he
knows it he is cured arvd that's the end
of the matter. My experience has taught
me that men seldom like to pose as 'be
fore and after' examples of appetite, and
though there are a few who are working
for the good of thir fellow men and will
go out and lecture on the subject and
acknowledge their former drunken ca
rousals, as did John Gough, yet as a rule
they seldom wish to refer to it.
"I wish you could hear our patients
come in and talk of their restoration.
The joy depicted on their faces would
prove to you what a glorious work we
are doing. One man since last January
has put his money, which formerly went
into the saloons, into a house and lot on
the installment plan; another has gone
into the country and has gone to work
as foreman of a large ranch from which
he had been discharged for drunkenness,
■ and another has gone to San Francisco
as salesman in a large grocery house. I
could tell you many touching stories of
ladies who have fallen Into the habit, and
of their restoration and thankfulness;
also of wives and mothers who have
sought for and administered the cure to
their male relatives. I could go on ad
infinitum, but it is enough to say that we
are doing good work and are proud of it."
"Mrs. Hotchkiss," we inquired, "do
you ever have to refund the deposit
money on account of a failure to cure?"
Said she, smiling: "So' far we never
have. The medicine is a certain cure,
and we have yet to find a patient who
has not been cured, and we have had
some which would be called hopeless —
men who have laid in jails week in and
week out. This remedy is purely veg
etable, perfectly harmless, and is the
greatest nerve sedative known to man.
You don't have to send east for it but
can always find it In stock at Nos. 122
and 123, Wilson block."
I: is with unnounded confidence In our
YV ash we wish to bring it to v our QOtloe. It
tins been m thoronfhly tested hv tunny
orchardtsts ami proven very effective* ft
l iof paramount Importance tnat a wash
Mamn'.'o neither fruit nor tree ami yet kill
the scale, and this we do claim for ours, end
many testimonials certify to ihis fac*. <>v
thecontrarr, it not only kills the scale but
invigorate*Ahtl makes the tree thrive. It
i« ensiiy and quick! v prepared, being liquid
only to add cold water, 14 ifnllims to each
gallon of Wash, an.l cost* but. 33 rents a
u;allo!i. or I o >nt per gallon in form of spray.
\\ c SDlp in cans ho'dimt •»', gallons and
parrels containing 2:> gallons an.l up to4o.
< tuw LZ» cents each, and barrels irom SO
cents to ft 00 each. Trusting you tvliijrlve
our Wash ft trial and !»•• convinced of in
menta, we remain respectfully,
W. H. Mcßain & Co.,
125 N. Broadway, Los Angeles, Cal.
P. H.-Wn also handle the simplest and
eaMePtnump 10 operate made. Write for
High School Alumni Banquet-The Jail Too
| SANTA ANA, June 20.—The alumni of
j the Santa Ana high school had a banquet
I last night at the Brunswick, at which
| about fifty were present, including a few
! teachers of the high school. Tlie business
| meeting and reception was held in the par
lors, where the election of officers toolt
j place and the class of '98 was admitted to
membership, being nineteen In number.
Albert Dresser, class of '93, was elected
president: W. H. Mayne, '91, vice-presi
dent; Lulu Padgham, '93, secretary; Fred
Bennett. '90. treasurer; Miss Bessie Lesslv
historian; executive committee, John T.
Nourse, Albert Dresser and Lulu Howe.
Supper was spread In the dining room and
partaken of by llfty as bright and jolly
i young people as can be found In this land
J of sunshine.
A Chinese truck team ran away on Morris
; street this morning, and, turning down
, Fourth street, overturned and collided with
i a surrey from which Mr. McClellan had
■ just stepped. The surrey was demolished,
j the horse thrown to tlie pavement and the
! vegetable wagon righted and tore down
j the street at an astonishing pace for a
| Chinese team, a lady having a narrow es
[ cape from being run over.
Three murderers, three robbers and a
| rape fiend in the little 7x9 county jail is
| getting them pretty thick.
The wild-eyed reports of Dunham being
Seen In Orange county and on various
cross roads south of here only excites ridi
cule in the sheriff's office.
Judge Towner gave notice that the case
of George Baldwin, accused of rape, would
not be called until Tuesday next, or until
| the conclusion of tho Uerdugo trial,
i A marriage license was today issued to
I Frank L. Manker. aged 23. a native of 7!M
nois and resident of Fallhrook, and Effle
Pickle, a native of California, and resident
of Garden Grove. They will be married to
morrow at the residence of the bride's
parents at Garden Grove.
The hot weather is ripening the apricoU
rapidly and drying will commence next
week. The fruit is first-class, but the cron
light, not to exceed half a crop. It is full
ten days earlier than usual.
Tho Santa Ana Athletic club made a
praiseworthy attempt to live, but: "died a
The Philomathean club held a most en
joyable meeting yesterday at the residence
of Mesdames Yount and Twombly in Tu«
tln. After lunch a literary and musical
program was rendered.
A Trial ti Be Made of Salt Water lor Street
SANTA BARBARA. June 20.—The ques
tion of sprinkling streta with salt water,
which has been agitated here for years, has
'at length resulted in a tangible effort to
that end. City Engineer J. K. Harrington
, has prepared plans and estimates to appro
priate water from the ocean and dlstrlbuto
it through the city. The water supply is
inadequate for general purposes, and the
use of sea water for street sprinkling has
become an urgent necessity. The esti
mated cost of machinery, pipes and other
appliances necessary to accomplish tho
purpose Is J25.000. City Attorney Thomas
McNultn Is now preparing an ordinandi
calling for an election, and the people will
pass upon the issue.
Although the bill making Santa Barbara
a sub-port of entry has not been signed by
the president, a number of aspirants have
already appeared for the pnsttlon of port
collector. Among them ji:e School Trus'co
M. B. McDuffle. Councilman C. E. LataU
lade and Tgnacio Del Valle of Los Angeles,
at present port Inspector here. The Demo
cratic, county central committee will prob
ably indorse Latalllade.
Col. Fernando Cardenas, government
agent at the San.ia Cnta reservation. Is in
this city. He states that things are quiet
among the Indians, with the exception of
the regular Saturday night outbreaks,
when the Rborigines invariably attempt
to capture Santa Ynez.
The Republicans will hold their ratiflcn
tion meeting thl3 evening at Channel CPv
hall. J. W. Taggart, S. E. Crow and W. P.
Butcher are among the speakers. The
ticket and platform meet the approval nf
the party In this county, even the financial
plank being lost in the manifest enthusi
asm over McKlnley and Hobart.
The High School Boys (live the Whittier Lid
A Lesson In the Oame
In a well played and altogether most
exciting game of baseball the Los An
geles high school team yesterday defeat
ed the team from the Whittier state
school by a score of 10 to 1. The pitching
was the feature of the game; hits were
few and far between. Superior pitching
and battery work won the game for the
high schools. McCann and Ferguson
for Whittier and Harvey and Strohm for
the high schools were the batteries. Fif
teen strikeouts were credited to Harvey
and ten to McCann. Tufts' home run
drew out a great deal of applause and
the crowd was well pleased with the
creditable exhibition of the national
The high school club has played eleven
games and won nine, giving them a
proud game average of .818.
A rildnlght Row
A reception at Billy Smith's saloon at
Requena and Los Angeles streets was
interfered with by a gang of toughs, and
a free fight resulted in one man having
his head badly cut. The wounded man
and another named Tom Scott were
brought to the county jail by OfficerWer
din, one to have his wounds attended by
the police surgeon and the other booked
for disturbing the peace.
Worka Like a Charm
During the past three years whenever
anyone of our family has been attacked
by a cough arising from "Grippe" or
other cause we haye resorted to the use
of Tip Top Cough syrup. In every in
stance it has worked like a charm and
we feel warranted in giving it a cordial
1 recommendation.—Prof. F. W. Living
ston, San Diego, Cal.
Taken to the Hospital
T. G. Smith, who on Friday evening
attempted to end his existence by cut
ting his throat with a jackknife back of
a saloon on Main street, was yesterday
so far recovered that he was able to
walk out of the receiving hospital to the
ambulance, which conveyed him to the
county infirmary, where he will be kept
; during convalescence.
Kalamazoo, Mich., Is famous for cel
ery—also the home of Thomas Slater,
whose advertisement appears on page 23.
The New Iced Drink,
Iced mllkin contains the nutritive ele
ments of milk, malt and meat. Why not
drink something healthy and sustaining 7
Sold at all drinking stands.
Special—Tomorrow, Monday, June 22d
Hosiery and Underwear Sale Continued
iooo Dozen Ladies', Misses' and Children's HOSIERY.
The prices will be 3c, 10c, 121 c, 15c, 20c and 25c per pair !
In our Underwear Department, 175 dozen Ladies', Misses', and Children's Underwear
wKT.* 8 2ic, 4c, B.lc, !oc, ISc, 18c, 20c, and 25c per pair . !
In our Domestic Department 30:50 yards best quality Shirt- 5 I «%/»«. ,m—A
ing Percales (every yard guaranteed fast coloring) at O2C yard
Paper Patterns 10 Cents Apiece
FIXBN & CO., 135 South Spring St.
Another Opportunity
On Thursday. June «th, we will place on SPECIAL SALE another larw
lot of CHOICE PINEAPPLES for one day only at HALF PRICE, * cts. per lb.
ON REGULAR SALE—Choice California Cream Cheese, 12.; cts. lb.l
Westminster Creamery Butter, 45 cts. per roll; Red Seal Lye, 3 cans for 25 cts»t
Gem Self-Rising Pancake Flour, 1? cts. per pkge.
216 and 218 South Spring Street
i •
yourself to fall into
Nervous Debility when | i
IT IS PITIABLE to think of the vast number ot men who go on f rom day
1 to day suffering mental and physical torture as a result of their weak
ness, while right at their doors other men are being cured of the same dis
ease. One who has not known it himself cannot realize the feelings of the
man in an advanced stage of Nervous Debility, nor does he; hear of it, for
these men do not talk of their troubles. Even when they are fortunately
led to use the remedy which is now so well known—Dr. Sanden's Electric
Belt—and are cured by it, they do not mention it to their closest friends;
hence the prevalence of this trouble and the means of core are appreciated
only by those who have had experience.
Considering these points.it is worth while to note how many'hus..
throw aside all feelings of delicacy and give to the world, for the benefit of
fellow-sufferers, the fact of their cure by Dr. Sanden's Electric Belt.
"I could dance with joy when I consider that I have been saved from
the necessity of living the rest of my life in that miserable condition," says
A. J. Morse, Los Gatos, Cal., after using Dr.* Sanden's Belt one month.
. Such gratitude must give vent to words of praise. Mr. Morse is a man
past his prime and was given up by Dr. Urquhart of Los Gatos. He was ia
the last stages of Nervous Debility and is now fast recovering his strength,
Mr. L. L. Jaccard, one of the best known and most respected men in
Alameda County, in the jewelry business at San Leandro, was cured by Dr.
Sanden's Electric Belt over a year ago. Last week he said: "I have no
delicacy in making this statement. Your Belt has cured me of a varicocele
and weakness that has been slowly destroying me for twenty-six years, and
now that I am cured I think it is no more than right to tell the rest of the
poor sufferers of it. A thing that is really good ought to be spoken of." .
Mr. Jaccard is now one of the best specimens of physical manhood in Ala
meda County. He is fifty years of age, five feet nine inches in height,
weighs 210 pounds and does not carry an ounce of superfluous flesh. His
form is a mass of muscle.
Strength of manhood is not dependent upon flesh. Fat men are seldom
vigorous. This strength is in the nerves, and the life is electricity. This
explains the reason for the inevitable failure of drugs and the success of Dr.
Sanden's Electric Belt in restoring the lost power.
Applied for three to six hours in the twenty-four, at any time during
the day or night that is most convenient to the patient, it saturates the sys
tem with Electric energy (animal magnetism), and this energy slowly builds
up the forces of all vital parts. The vigor of manhood expands and be
comes perfect in two or three months.
"I received your belt on February 9 last, and wore it for two or three I
hours every night for about two months. lam cured, and my partner, '
Henry Mauvis, used the same belt for vital weakness and it has cured him,"
says Julius Jahn, Silver Star, Montana, May 17.
No remedy is so easy to use as Dr. Sanden's Electric Belt. None gives
such quick results. It has a patented regulator, which enables the wearer to
turn the current on mild or strong at will while the Belt is on the body. It
is warranted to last and give a strong electric current for one .year. It
is by all means the surest cure for any weakness.
Young, middle-aged and old men should send for Dr. Sanden's famous
work, "Three Classes of Men," which will be sent, closely sealed, without '
marks, free. It gives full information, and hundreds of letters from people
cured. It may save you a great deal of suffering. Address or call,
30413 South Broadway, Corner Second St., Los Angdlep, Cel.
OFFICE HOVRS—B 106: evenings. 710 8: Sundays, 10 to I.
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