SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SPECIALS
INDEX TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA NEWS
Material arriving for the jetty at Coronado.
A big fleet of vessels unloading at San Pedro.
Orange citizens mourn the death of an old settler.
Bedondo promises a grand Fourth of July celebration.
Downey grammar school pupils hold graduating exercises.
Pomona college commencement exercises begin this evening.
An Arizonan at Avalon catches the first jewflsh of the season.
Summer visitors to Santa Monica make the town- very lively.
The Pasadena's woman's college is not dead, nor even sleeping.
Many Angelenos seeking rest and amusement in the Matllija region.
The suit over the hot springs on Warner's ranch, San Diego county, goes
to the supreme court.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
PASADENA, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) The project of establishing a
woman's colege in Pasadena, mentioned
some time ago, is not dead by any means,
as a meeting of the committee held yester
day afteroon proved, at which-time Mrs. P.
C. Baker offered to give the last $10,000 of
a $150,000 endowment fund, which the com
mittee will at once take steps to raise.
The meeting was held at the board of trade
rooms and the members of the committee
present were: T. C. Hoag, chairman; H. H.
Klamroth, secretary: Dr. George S. Hull,
Mrs. Macey, Mrs. P. C. Baker, Dr. Norman
Bridge. President Edwards of Throop and
It was decided to incorporate the commit
tee under the laws of the state, with the
officers as stated above, and with George
F. Kernaghan treasurer, so that the com
mittee can receive bequests for the found
ing of the institution. It should be under
stood that this institution will be In no
way antagonistic to Throop Polytechnic,
but on the coantrary will work with that
institution to give Pasadena a wider name
as an educational center, and will do for
young indies what Throop is doing par
ticularly for the young men. The school
will be established along similar lines to
those of Vassar. Smith college, Wellesely
and others of the best eastern Institutions,
and It Is expected that the most of the en
dowment will come from wealthy eastern
people, and not more than a small por
tion from residents of Pasadena and South
ern California. Pasadena has the location,
climate and natural advantages for such a
school, and It is to be hoped- that the
project can be carried otu on the scale
The second annual banquet of the Alumni
of Throop was held last evening at the
auditorium. Covers were laid for sixty
six. President Edwards presided as toast
master, and on either hand were the-faculty
and trustees. A fine menu of five courses
was served, which was enjoyed by all;
after which the following toasts were re
sponded to: "Welcome," Ralph Arnold, 95:
response, Ray Conger, '97; "The Alumni,"
Robert Allen. '95; "Vita Gala," Throop Man
dolin and Guitar club; "The Faculty,"
Mrs. Coleman; "The Trustees." Dr.
Bridge: "Gallant Knights March." Throop
Mandolin and Guitar club; "The Technical
School of the Future." Arthur Chamber
lain. The speeches were appropriate and
witty and the time passed most merrily.
Among those present were: President
Edwards and wife. Dr. and Mrs. E. L.
Conger. Mr. and Mrs. Spalding, Prof, and
Mrs. Hamilton, Mr. and Mrs. Wright, Mr.
and Mrs. P. M. Green, Prof. M. M. Parker
and wife. Mrs. Coleman, rs. Louise Conger,
Mr. Daggett, Dr. Bridge and Misses Llda
Conger, Lulu Conger. Blick. Barrett, Mon
roe, Melllsh, Baker, Russell. Fisher, Cas
terllne, Rlchert, Bunnelle, Sterrett, Men
ner, Gearhart, Morrison, Haynes. and
Mmes. Allen and Fletcher, and Messrs.
Baker, Barker, Conger, McQuilling, Polk
lnhorn, Stimson, Vose, Jewett, Reed, Fer
guson. Carleton, Allen. Snyder, Chamber
lain, Wm. Allen, Gllmore, Gaylord. Ster
rett, Waite, Arnold, Turner, Fisher, Hayes,
Dr. Lucas St. John met with an unfor
tunate accident while riding his wheel last
evening on North Raymond avenue. When
opposite Locust street he turned toward
the street car track to pass a carriage,
and at the same time a car was approach
ing from the south. He dismounted to es
cape the car. but he did not succeed in
getting quite clear, as the edge of the car
■truck him, making a flesh wound on his
head about three Inches long. Dr. McAl
lister dressed the injury and Dr. St. John
will be wearing a generous-sized hat for
a few days.
The death of James H. McCulloch of
Orange Grove avenue occurred last night
after a long illness. Deceased was 62 years
Of age. and had lived In Pasadena about
two years. Death was caused by a com
plication of diseases which have kept him
on a sick-bed for some time past. A widow
Is left to mourn his demise. The funeral
will be held at the residence Saturday
afternoon at S oelock. the Interment to be
at Mountain View. Deceased was a highly
respected citizen and was well liked by all
who were best acquainted with him.
The Pasadena Baseball club will go to
Whlttler on Saturday on a tallyho and
play the Whittier boys.
A "Peeping Tom" Is said to be making
himself a nuisance about Pasadena, and
with the description of him which has been
handed In he Is likely to get Into trouble.
He was making himself a good deal of a
nuisance at a certain residence on Green
street this evening and his movements
were watched for some time.
.^ ff, V ¥J' W ' Con » er a "« daughter.
Miss Lulu Conger, who have been guests
of Miss Evans of North Raymond ave
nue, returned to Long Beach today.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Pearman and chil
dren left today for Toronto. Canada. Mr
Pearman will return in a few weeks.
Mrs. O. C. Horton and her children are
at Long Beach for a few weeks' vacation
Mrs. C. A. Seley, wife of Chief Engineer
Seley of the Northwestern railroad left
this morning for her home In St. Paul. She
was accompanied by her two daughters.
SANTA MONICA, June 24.—(Regular
Correspondence.) Hon. H. G. Weyse has
rented his Ocean avenUe cottage to Judge
Hutton of Los Angeles for the season. Mr.
and Mrs. Weyse and Mr. and Mrs. D. J.
Kennedy will spend the summer at the
Collls P. Huntington has recorded the
purchase of seven lots on Fourth street.
The price paid averaged $1143 per lot.
Mrs. Alonzo Whittaker received, a dis-j
patch from Piru City last night, requesting
here to start for that place immediately,
as her husband had been severely hurt by a
horse kicking him. She left this morning.
Mrs. R. B. Gulberson of Los Angeles is a
guest at the Pennsylvania cottage.
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Young of Duarte
have arrived at their cottage on Fourth
street to spend the summer.
The Pomona Glee club will give a concert
here on July 3d.
Mrs. Clinton Idler left Tuesday for a visit
to her old home In Ohio.
Leslie Bonnie of Azusa spent yesterday
in Santa Monica, returning this morning.
Miss Twomey of Los Angeles has opened
a dressmaking business at 249 Third street.
Mrs. Alice Grant and children of Los
Angeles spent yesterday in Santa Monica
Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur D. Campbell and
children of Los Angeles are here for a
week. They are stopping with Mrs. Mar
garet Cleveland on Third street.
Oscar C. Wheeler of Los Angeles is a
guest at Hotel Arcadia.
A dance was given at Hotel Arcadia last
rilght under the auspices of Unity circle.
There was a very good attendance.
Mrs. H. Nlsbet of Los Angeles Is visiting
Mrs. W. H. Atwater of 119 Sixth street.
AVALON, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) A considerable proportion of
ihe visitors daily arriving- by the Hermosa
are, as usual at this time of the year,
campers. Avalon is beginning to assume
Its summer appearance and tents are be
ing erected on all sides.
Mrs. C. S. Heald of Los Angeles and her
daughter, Kate, arrived yesterday and
are domiciled at the Beach Haven cot
tage on Whitley avenue.
Miss Edith Haverstick has joined her
friends, Mrs. and Miss Blair, at the same
Several hunting parties were out yes
terday. H. V. Carter of Pasadena and
J. Drysdale were out at Silver canyon and
returned with two goats. A. J. Water
house of Fresno and J. L. Blodgett of
Minneapolis rode to Eagle camp with W.
F. Allen and his three sons. They visited
Cottonwood canyon and Black Jack and
secured four fine pairs of goat horns.
Dr. Tucker of Chicago, while out with
Hans Larsen, the boatman, yesterday,
caught a shark five feet long, besides two
barracuda, eight whiteflsh, fojm sheeps
head and two rock bass, in the neighbor
hood of Silver canyon.
R. W.Fredericks of Prescott, Ariz., had
the honor of catching the first Jewfish of
the season yesterday, with Hugo. He
used whiteflsh for bait, and the monster,
weighing over 150 pounds, was captured
off Jewllsh point, about two miles east of
W. P. Dunham of Chicago and W. N.
Todd of Leavenworth. Kas., caught their
first yellowtail yesterday, with Jim Gard
ner. It weighed twenty-six pounds. They
also caught a fine barracuda.
R. T. and J. W. Vandevort of Pasadena
caught three yellowtail yesterday. They
have enjoyed excellent fishing ever since
their arrival at the Metropole.
The Avalon free reading room, situated
In a tent kindly loaned to the association
temporarily by Mrs. S. Crow, is now ready
for use. It Is situated on Whitley avenue,
just above the Catallna house, and the
committee hope that visitors and residents
will make free use of Its conveniences dur
ing the summer.
Dr. Prlttle of Pasadena, R. E. Read and
wife of Los Angeles and S. Stein and wife
and Miss Carrie Stein and P. W. Farrlng
ton of Pasadena are registered at the
H. J. Bateman and M. Foster returned
from Los Angeles last night. They took
part on the winning side In the cricket
match at Santa Monica which was a fea
ture of the celebration of Queen Victoria's
POMONA, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) A colony of the little white
scale-destroying Insect, Vedalla Cardinalls,
is doing good work in Col. M. Baldridge's
orchard. Parties wishing colonies can
The trustees, deacons and other office™
and their wives of ths Baptist church of
this city enjoyed a picnic In Stoddard's
This Is the date for the picnic excursion
into Live Oak canyon by the Order of the
Eastern Star and their invited guests for a
jolly day's outing In honor of St. John's
There are in all thirty-three teachers 'n
the corps of Pomona's public schools next
year. Of these but eight or nine are new
The annual reception given by the High
School Alumni association to the class of
'97 was held at the home of Miss Edith
Youngs, the llrst graduate from the Po
mona high school.
Mrs. C. C. Zllles entertained the Monday
club at luncheon this afternoon.
Mrs. George W. Merrill will entertain a
company of friends at whist Friday after
George W. Ogle will start for the east
in a few days and will bring back his chil
The commencement exercises of Pomona
college begin tomorrow evening with the
graduating program of the school of
music, from which department the grad
uates are: Mildred A. Spencer; Anna J.
Charlton, Jessie B. MIUs. Leola L. Whit
field, Jessie F. Cook, Alice P. Bent and
Alice G. Paul. The remaining program to
the close of the exercises on Wednesday
night is as follows: On Saturday evening
the Glee club will give a concert. On Sun
day President C. G. Baldwin will preach
the baccalaureate sermon at 11 a m there
will be vesper service with communion at 4
p. m.; address before the Christian asso
ciations at 7:30 p. va. On Monday, at 3p.
LOS ANGELES HERALD: FRIDAY MORNING, JUNE 25, J897
m., the Dole prize debate, freshmen; at £
p. m., closing exercises of the senior pre
paratory class. On Tuesday, class day; at
Sp. m.. Choral union concert. On Tuesday
and Wednesday, annual exhibit of the
school of art and design. On Wednesday,
at 11 h m., graduating exercises: at Ip. m.,
lunch ami addresses- at 8 p. m., faculty re
ception in Sumner hall.
James Allen, one of Pomona's highly re
spected citizens, who has passed several
milestones beyond the octogenarian mark,
has somewhat recovered from his recent
DOWNEY, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) The graduating exercises of
the Downey grammar school took place
last evening In the presence of a large
audience. The graduating class consisted
of the following: Misses Maud Beeson,
Lulu Hunter, Ella Pendleton, Lottie Miller,
Rose Cohn, May Settle. Ella Borden, Katie
Williams and Pottle Leigh Kendrlck and
Master Cecil Green.
The program was as follows: Music,
band; invocation, Rev. J. R. Klrkpatrlck;
instrumental duet. Lizzie and Victoria
Weis; salutatory. "Class Prophecy." May
Settle; essay, "Why the Poor Flock to the
City," Ella Pendleton; vocal solo, Beulah
Hawkins: essay, "Cuba," Cecil Green;
essay, "Influence of Character." Lottie Mil
ler; violin solo, Henry Monahan; essay.
"Etiquette," Maud Beeson; oration,
"Money a Blessing or a Curse." Ella Bor
den; pink rose drill. Intermediate; music,
band; essay, "Flowers," Lulu Hunter;
essay. "If," Pattie Leigh Kendrlck; in
strumental solo, Mayne Banks; essay.
"Literary Women of Today." Rose Cohn:
Instrumental duet. Misses Clay; valedic
tory, "Be Not Simply Good, But Good for
Something," Katie Williams; quartet,
Messrs. Kendrick, Striae, Gibson and
Strine: presentation of diplomas. Rev. W.
H. Gibson: address. J. H. Ardls; class
song; benediction, Rev. T. L. Duke; music,
band. The class colors were pink, laven
der and cream. The motto: "Step by
REDONDO, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) The pile-driver has been
hauled off after having driven nearly 100
piles for the old wharf. Redondo can now
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
SAN DIEGO, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) The defendant in the case of
J. Downey Harvey, administrator of the
estate of John G. Downey, deceased, vs.
Alejandro Barker et al., the suit brought to
eject Indians from land embracing the
hot springs at Warner's ranch, in this
county, has filed a notice of appeal to the
supreme court from the decision of the
lower court refusing to grant a new trial.
The property involved In the suit is valued
The Pacheco arrived last night from En
senada, and brings the news that Sheriff
Johnson of Riverside county is still wait
ing the pleasure of the Mexican authori
ties to release his prisoner, Dolores Sepul
veda. It is considered likely that Sepul
veda will be tried for horse stealing in
Mexico, an act he Is said to have been
guilty of in trying to escape arrest by
Stephen Sheffield, who came here three
months ago from Nova Scotia, died sud
denly yesterday afternoon from heart dis
ease. He was driving Into the city from
his ranch at Chula Vista, and wmle en
gaged in conversation with his companion
leaned forward and fell from the buggy
dead. Deceased was 66 years of age.
The placer claim of 120 acres some
twenty-five miles beyond Posher station,
on the Cuyamaca railroad, owned by E.
R. Pierce, W. C. Benton, J. E. Morse, B.
H. Burk, P. Burk and Dr. H. Schaefer, all
of this city, has been sold to Colorado min
ing men for $30,000. They propose to de
velop the property at once, and say that
within a month they will be at work.
Three of the five members of the state
lunacy commission arrived here last night,
MATILIJA, June 24.—(Special Corre
spondence.) One of the most popular re
sorts in Southern California this season
Is Matilija. The springs are conducted
by H. S. Woodruff, and the visitor has all
the facilities of board, lodging, camping,
hunting and fishing. For reasonable rates
campers may rent tents or cottages, or
stop at the hotel, where a good table is set.
The Matilija river runs by the place. A
long distance telephone station and a post
offlce with daily mall service are on the
premises. The easiest way to reach this
cosy retreat is by train to Ventura and
thence by stage a distance of sixteen miles
to the springs. Conveniences are ample
for bathing in fresh and hot or cold sulphur
water. The curative properties of the
waters from these springs are renowned.
Wocd Is plentiful, while hay and provisions
may be purchased there also. Here one
finds all the enjoyment of mountain life,
grand scenery and solitude, yet he Is In
communication with the outside world.
Mr. and Mrs. Woodruff, who are very so
licitous for the comfort of their guests,
nhave provided a spacious hall where ter-
porary sojourners amuse themselves with
entertainments. About 100 persons are now
stopping at Woodruff's.
Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Faulkner of Los
Angeles are spending a few weeks at
Mrs. Anna W. Page of Los Angeles was
a member of a Jolly party from the Chan
nel City that arrived at Matilija Monday
ORANGE, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) Silas Tarncll, who was one
of the earliest and most respected citizens,
died at his ranch west of Orange at about
6 oelock yesterday evening. He was a
native of Missouri and aged 81 years. He
leaves a large family of children and
grandchildren to mourn his loss.
Yesterday afternoon and evening Mr. and
Mrs. George Lammerman were the reclp-
A Contrast of Methods
While Ohio people are lynching a ne
gro and shooting ilo'wn each other be
cause ot him, Virginia was sending one
to the gallows in the regular, legal, or
derly manner, for committing a crime
similar ao that of the Ohio black. There
wae a time when northern communities
seemed to derive pleasure from con
trasting their methods of dispensing
justice with the methods of the south.—
Savannah, Ga., News
Another Way to Look at It
, An exchange has discovered that Sec-
boast of better accommodations than any
other port south of San Francisco.
The Fourth will be celebrated in grand
style here. On the eve of the sth there will
be a tine display of fireworks given from
the tug Pelican.
There will be a poverty ball at the For
esters' hall next Saturday evening.
There are a great many strangers at the
beach now. and both wharves are lined
C. H. Blake, the night foreman of the
Santa Fe yards at Pasadena, is stopping
for the week at the Fair Villa house.
Miss Jessie Holt of Riverside is down for
a week at the beach.
The Congregational Sunday school of
Pico Heights was down today 150 strong,
with Rev. J. M. Schacfler as chaperone.
Cottage No. 46 on the beach has been
renovated and will be occupied by J. B.
Ginther and family of Boyle Heights next
Perry Ryan and Jules Garrison, both of
the Orpheum staff, paid Redondo a visit
L. C. Rice and family. John Holmes and
family and Charles West, all of Tropico,
are among the campers on the beach. Mr.
Rice and family will leave for the east on
the 12th Inst.
Hon. C. H. Pergrea of Duluth was among
SAN PEDRO, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) At a special meeting of the
city trustees last night a profile of the pro
posed grade of Beacon street was ac
cepted. Work will be commenced on the
grade in July.
Arrivals during the past thirty-six hours:
Steam schooner South Coast, Capt. Stod
dart, from Eureka, with 300,000 feet of lum
ber for the San Pedro Lumber company.
Schoorfer Brothers, Capt. Widding, from
Clemente island, cargo of live stock.
Schooner Peerless, Capt. Johnson, from
Tacoma, 405,000 feet of lumber for San
Pedro Lumber company. Schooner Comet,
Capt. Tornstrom, from Port Gamble t 525,
--000 feet of lumber for San Pedro Lumber
William Armstrong, manager of the Ellis
house, was struck by a stlngeree yesterday
while In bathing.
The Byran Vaudeville company has
billed the town for June 29th.
Wayne Bell fell from a fence while play
ing yesterday and broke both bones of his
and this morning, in company with the
supervisors, visited the quarters provided
for the Insane at the county hospital.
James J. Donohue, who came here two
months ago from Stockton for his health,
died last night from lung trouble.
CORONADO, June 24.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) Material Is being hauled for
the jetty to be built near Hotel del Coro
nado by the Coronado Beach company. It
will be of stone, twenty-five feet wide and
SOO feet long, affording a magnificent
promenade out Into the sea.
Dr. F. W. Hatch, superintendent of state
hospitals, and Dr. \V. P. Mathews, secre
tary of the state board of health, accom
panied by R. W. Hill of San Pedro, Dr.
D. D. Crowley of Oakland and Dr. C. A.
Ruggles of Stockton, were guests here this
E. W. Pease of Los Angeles has been
staying at the hotel.
Mrs. George S. Meyers of St. Louis, who
has been spending the past month with her
daughter, Mrs. Graham B. Babcock. at
Hotel del Coronado, left for home this
Mrs. F. W. Calkins of Denver, accom
panied by the Misses Calkins of Pueblo.
Col., have taken the Bugbee cottage for the
season. The young ladles will be pupils in
the summer school.
Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Seymour. Miss Sey
mour and maid of Los Angeles are so
i New York city is represented here by
I Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Higglns, jr., and Mr.
and Mrs. Thomas L. Foster.
H. McD. Spencer and Mr. and Mrs.
Charles R. Gegan are here from San Fran
evening. The others were: Mr. and Mrs.
I. Newton Wood of Santa Barbara. Mrs.
Frances M. Bestow of Winchester, Mass.,
Edith R. Mills of Denver, Col., Mrs. H. M.
Rouse of New York and Miss F. A. Har
rington of Chicago.
J. C. Garnett and wife. Miss Emma Bal
lard and Mrs. Emma Smith of Univer
sity, Los Angeles county, have been camp
ing at Matilija for a number of days.
Messrs. Ed. L. Barker, A. L. Bath. E. R.
and Frank Benkert have returned to their
homes In Los Angeles after a pleasant so
journ at Matilija.
A pleasing entertainment was given
Wednesday evening at Woodruff's hall.
Miss Abble Kelsey favored the audience
with a comical, well-rendered recTTStion.
Miss Mamie Kelsey played a beautiful in
strumental solo. It was the good fortune
of the temporary Matilija residents to
have an opportunity to hear Miss Maude
Willis, the talented teacher of elocution
! and physical culture at the University of
Southern Californ'a. The charming young
lady delighted her hearers with peerless
renditions of two fine selections. The pro
gram closed with music and dancing. The
hall was prettily decorated and all had a
Among the other well known Los Ange
les people at Matilija may be mentioned
S. R. Drury, Miss Lena Clark, W. J. Wil
sey and Mrs. Georgia Wilsey.
Mr. and Mrs. Edmund M. Burke and
baby and Miss Nellie Garfield of Santa
Barbara will return to their home tomor
row after a pleasant week spent at Mati
Lents of a rousing surprise party at their
ranch home southeast of Orange. The
guests went provided with refreshments
and the Concordia orchestra of the German
Lutheran church dispensed some fine
muisc during the evening. A very enjoy
able time was had.
j Mrs. S. M. Cake of Long Beach Is spend-
I Ing about a week with her daughter, Mrs.
D. L. Burger of Orange.
Miss Stella Hess of Los Angeles is visit
ing her parents here, i
retary Gage's recent speech gives great
pleasure to people who have money to
invest. JJow, if some member of the ad -
ministration can say or do something
that will give pleasure to the people who
have no money to Invest or for any other
purpose the arrival ot prosperity will be
gracefully and gleefully conceded.—New
York Eevenlng Journal.
Fourth of July Rates
On Southern Pacific: Round trip for one
and one-third, one and one-fifth and one
fare, according to distance. Tickets sold
July 3d, 4th, sth, good returning until July
MINES AND MINERS
Of late a number of new and rich
strikes have been reported in the Rands
burg region, which impels the Miner of
that town to say:
"At no time in the history of Rands
burg has the mining outlook been so
promising. New strikes are of almost
dally occurrence, and prospectors are
in good heart and spirits. In the older
mines the work of development Is show
ing them to be richer as each foot of
depth Is attained, and it isnow conceded
by the most Conservative that our mines
will all grow better as development goes
"In the Wedge mine another rich
strike has been made. The shaft has
reached a depth of about 350 feet, and
when a shot was fired In the bottom
the long climb to a point of saftey at the
165-foot level was too much and carried
with it too great an element of danger
It was therefore decided a few days ago
to start a drift at the 315-foot level In or
der to save the long climb and make the
work of the miners less hazardous. Thi?
was accordingly done, and on Tuesday
afternoon a rich pay streak was encoun
tered that fairly made the miners' eyes
bulge out. There is hardly a limit to be
placed upon the value of this four and
one-half foot strip of ore. Nothing short
of an actual mill test will tell its value,
but there is an endless quantity of it
that will horn at the lowest $1 per ounc>-..
The strike was made in the west drift,
toward the Kinyon mine, and the rock
is practically the same as that being
taken from the'Kinyon at the 135-foot
level. The ore in the east drift isalmost
as good as that in the west.
"The No. 2 shaft of the Val Verde,
which has heretofore been known as a
low grade proposition, the ore running
only about $8 per ton, suddenly changed
front this week and is now producing ore
worth $300 per ton. The rich rock came
In on the hanging wall in the form of a:i
inverted V, and rapidly widened to
something like two feet.
Tailings From the Mills
There are now two cyanide plants in
operation at Garlock, Kern county.
A prospector in Poor Man's gulch.
Calaveras county, last week found v
There Is great activity in the mining
camps on the California side along the
Lower Colorado river.
The Los- Angeles Mining company will
add ten stamps to their Mammoth mill
near Keyesvllle, Kern county.
A new 50-copper smelter will shortly
be started up at the Afterthought mine,
Copper City, Shasta county.
A small smelter is being put up at Colo
rado, Kern county, to work the copper
ores' of the Mammoth mine.
The Colorado Mining company are
sacking rich ore from the Three Chim
neys mine at Keyesvllle, Kern county.
Several thousand tons of tailings of
the Contention mine at Tombstone,
Ariz., are to be worked over by George
A large deposit of asbestos has been
discovered in the Chihuahua mining dis
trict near Oak Grove, San Diego county,
It is getting pretty hot these days in
the Randsburg region, and many are
leaving for the summer for the sea coast
The Kinyon mine at Randsburg made
a shipment of 134 sacks of ore a few days
ago that netted them $3420.87, or an aver
age of $508 per ton.
The ores in Pichacho district, San
Diego county, run from $2 to $10 per ton,
and are all free milling. A number of
mills are being put up.
During February and March nearly
300 mining companies, capitalized at
over $300,000,000, were incorporated and
registered in British Columbia.
There is quite a little boom in the Ord
mountain district on the Mojave desert,
and a number of good strikes have been
made. An English company has bonded
a group of claims for $50,000.
At the United Verde copper mines, Ar
izona, about 800 men are now employed,
and the output is between 600 and 800
tons of ore daily. The copper yield of
the mine Is increasing.
A twenty-stamp mill is to be erected
on the Senator mine, San Diego county,
fourteen miles from Yuma. The vein
is quite a wide one. running from twelve
to- forty feet, with two to six feet of good
The Escondido mines, San DlegO'coun
ty, formerly known as the "Old Mexican
mines," have been bought by eastern
men. Fifty men are to be put to work
and a large mill erected.
A number of prospectors are hunting
for claims on the Cuyamaca grant,
eight miles from Julian, San Diego
county, a liberal offer having been made
to discoverers of mineral. The Stone
wall mine, formerly a large producer, is
on this grant.
At West Salmon, sixty-four milesinorth
of Wells, Nev., a little smelter is- work
ing copper ores which carry $12 to $14
of gold per ton. This is an old camp, in
which of late there is quite a revival of
the mining interests.
B. F. Shaw has leased the old dumps
of the Keystone mine, near Kingman,
Arizona, and after getting into the
early workings found ore that was
thrown over that runs 1600 ounces in
silver and several ounces in gold. He i 3
liable to make a big cleanup. Much of
tnc surfae? ores of the Keystone ran as
high as "000 ounce* in silvtr.
General L. H. Manning and Brewster
Cameron, who have made a number of
Investments in Mexican mines, have in
terested London and New Tork capital
in Pima county, Arizona, and have pur
chased the San Xavitr group of mines,
sixteen miles- south of Tucson, for $110,
--000. These mines have been idle sev
eral years, but will now be worked on a
A new and promising Southern Cali
fornia camp is in the Eagle mountain,
fifty miles from Waiters' station on the
Southern Pacific railway. The Iron
Chief is the most prominent mine, and
some ore has been shipped which sam
pled $80 per ton in gold. Several other
properties are being developed. The
camp is Isolated and water scarce, but
those interested are much encouraged
by the progress of development.
Pledges Against Profanity
Curse cards are a novelty which have
lately been Introduced into Prussia,
Saxony, and Alsace, though they origi
nated In Calvin's land. The manner in
which the propagandist employs the
curse cards is said to be as follows: He
or she starts in the early morning by
filling his or her pockets with the form in
blank. When in omnibus, tram or
train- bad language is heard, then the
user of the profane words is invited to
fill In the blank forms, and he binds-him
self for a pertain time to abstain from
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"swear words" or to do penance In
money for Indulgence in the same. In
Switzerland 39,800 of these cards have
been distributed, and, as the prospectus
gravely remarks: "In a country where
three great European languages are
spoken the system will have invaluable
results in- enabling the religious statis
tician to estimate the prevalence of vio
lent language among the nations of
Western Europe."—Chicago Inter Ocean.
TWENTY YEARS AGO
JUNE 26, 1577.
Eleven wheal' stacks were burned at
Brlggs, Cal., en tailing a loss ot 80CO bush
els of grain.
There was great excitement at Vic
toria over the discovery of rich placer
districts near Lake Town, B. C. A $500
nugget was found.
The d-c-funct Fr-eedman's bank had
enough on hand to declare a 10
per cent dividend. It was thought that
the creditors would eventually get 50 per
The Sun's Washington correspondent
declared he had evidence that the ad
minsitration was preparing to seize five
of the northern states of Mexico.
"Everybody at the state departmer.it be
lieves that a difficulty with Mexico is
Secretary Sherman ordered the sale
of a million dollars in gold for green
A Washington special said that Sen
ator Jones' report of the silver commis
sion was expected in a few days, and
that it would be an exhaustive argu
ment in favor of a double standard and
the remonetlzation of silver.
Sitting Bull was an International nuis
ance, and Canada was corresponding
with the United States with a view to
getting rid of the old chieftain.
Bank clearings' for the week compared
with a year ago showed a considerable
The Russians were crossing the beau
tiful blue Danube.
The French senate voted 149 to 130
against the dissolution of the chamber
It was reported that Chester A. Ar
thur, collector of the port of New York,
would soon be removed.
Keep the Ball Rolling
The suggestion of the Los Angeles Her
ald, that California hold a bicentennial
celebration of the discovery of gold, is a
most timely one. It will draw the at
tention of the east and of the world to
the great possibilities of the golden
state and the wonderful progress made
during the last half century. Our coun
ty, as one of the most important mining
regions in the state, should not allow the
suggestion to lapse, and the Native
Sons should see to it that the celebra
tion Is carried out on a scale worthy of
California and Californians. Set the
ball rolling.—Grass Valley Tidings.
Mr. Cleveland Pishes for Sea Bass
Banker E. C. Benedict's handsome
white steam yacht Oneida arrived at
Gray Gables, Mass., a week ago Satur
day. Banker Benedict was on board
and had as his guest ex-President Cleve
land. Until late- the following afternoon
the ex-president and the banker spent
the day enticing ssa bass to nibble at
their hooks. Good luck favored them. —
A Point Overlooked
The fact that no bonds have been is
sued by the McKinley administration is
considered a matter worth mentioning
by some of the organs. But none of
them have yet thought of giving the
credit to the Wilson bill, which seems to
be producing sufficient revenue to run
the government, all criticism to the con
trary notwithstanding. — Bakersfleld
Surpassed in His Specialty
"I will not allow myself to rest under
any suspicion of being a boastful man,"
said the Spanish officer. "I will can
didly admit that there has been a greater
general than I am."
"Whom do you mean?"
"Julius Caesar. He could dictate a
large number of communications all at
once." —Washington Evening Star.
Of Interest to Scientists
The committee on international mails
of the postal congress has decided that
natural history specimens and articles
for scientific collections be admitted to
the mails as samples. This will permit
of their being sent at the rate of one
cent for every two ounces, whereas at
present it is necessary to pay five cents
for each half ounce or fraction thereof.
Spanish Equestrian Tournament
At Redondo Beach, Sunday, by teams
from Santa Monica, Downey, Ballona
and Redondo. Grand band concert dur
ing the day. Santa Fe trains go at 8:37
a. m., 9:45 a. m, 11:03 a. m., 1:00 p. m.,
5:40 p. m ,6:15 p. m. Round trip, 50
Santa Monica Sunday Trains
Queen of the beaches. Attractions of all
kinds. Bathing, boating, fishing, driving.
Sunday trains leave Southern Pacific Ar
cade depot, 8:00, 9:00, 10:00, 11:00 a. m., 1:00,
1:35 p. m. Returning, last train leaves Santa
Monica, 8:00 p. m. Fast time, no dust;
seats for everybody. Round trip. 50 cents.
Long Reach Sunday Trains.
Leave Southern Pacific Arcade depot, 8:15,
9:00, 10:05 a. m., 1:40 p. m.; returning, last
train leaves Long Beach, 6:40 p. m. Round
trip, 50 cents.
Catalina Island Short Line
Is the Southern Pacific. Week day trains
leave Arcade depot, 1:40 p. m. Sunday
trains, 8:15 a. m. Round trip. $2.75 and $2.50.
Drink Glen Rock water Address F. L.
Smith. 216 South Spr'ng street. Tel. £6.
Cutlery at Furrey a. 159 N. Spring st.
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The company's elegant steamers Santa
Rosa and Corona leave Redondo at 11 a. m.
and Port Los Angeles at 2:30 p. m. for
San Francisco via Santa Barbara and Port
Harford, June 1, 5, 9, 13, 17. 21, 25, 29, July
3, 7, 11. 15. 19. 23. 27, 31, Aug. 4. 8, 12. 16, 20,
24, 28. Leave Port Los Angeles at 6 a. m.,
and Redondo at 11 a. m. for San Diego
June ,1, 7, 11, 15. 19, 23, 27, July 1. 5, 9, 13. 17,
21, 25, 29. Aug. 2, 0, 10, 14, IS, 22, 26, SO. The
Corona cajls also at Newport. Cars con
nect via Redondo leave Santa Fe depot at
9:45 a. ni. or from Redondo railway depot
at 9:30 a.m.
Cars connect via Port Los Angeles leave
S. P. R. R. depot at 1:35 p.m. lor steamer*
The steamers Eureka and Coos Bay leave
San Pedro and East San Pedro for San
Francisco via Ventura. Carpinteria. Santa
Barbara, Gaviottt, Port Harford. Cayucos,
San Simeon. Monterey and Santa Cruz, at
6:30 p. m., June 2, 6, 10, 14, 18, 22, 26. 31, July
4. 8, 12, 16, 20, 24, 2S, Aug. 1, 5, 9, 13, IV, 21,
25, 29. Cars connect with steamers via
San I'edro leave S. P. R. R. (Arcadedepot)
at 5:«3 p. m. and Terminal railway depot
at 5:10 p. m. The company reserves right
to change without previous notice, steam
ers, sailing dates and hours of sailing.
W. PARRIS, Agt., 124 W. Second St., Loa
Angeles. GOODALL, PERKINS & CO.,
Gen. Agts.. S. F.
LOS ANGELES TERMINAL RAILWAY
June 21, 1897.
Los Angeles Los Angeles
6:50 a. m. 7:55 a. in.
8:10 a. m. 9:41 a. m.
8:40 a. m. 10:15 a. m.
11:55 a. m. 1:20 p. m.
3:45 p. m. 4:45 p. m.
4:55 p. m. 6:25 p. m.
6:25 p. m. 7:30 p. m.
•7:30 p. m. *8:30 p .m.
MT. LOWE AND ALTADENA
8:40 a. m. 10:15 a. m.
4:55 p. m. 6:25 p. m.
The only line from Los Angeles making
connection with Mt. Lowe Railway with
out change of cars.
**6:42 a. m. a. m.
1:25 p.m. 2:38 p.m.
5:30 p. m. 6:38 p. m.
•9:45 a. m. *10:53 a. m.
LONG BEACH AND SAN PEDRO
8:00 a. m. 8:28 a. m.
9:45 a. m. 11:50 a. m.
1:22 p. m. 4:50 p. m.
5:15 p. m. 6:25 p. m.
•7:30 p. m.
••1:22 p. m. ••11:50 a. m.
•8:00 a. m. *7:30 p. m,
Direct connections with (steamer HerJ
mesa, going and returning dally. The best
fishing on the coast. Boyle Heights cars
pass Terminal station.
W. J. COX,
General Passenger Agent.
LOS ANGELES AND REDONDO RAlL
Los Angeles depot: Corner of Grand ave
nue and Jefferson street.
Los Angeles Redondo for
for Redondo. Los Angeles.
8:10 a.m. Sun. only 7:00 a.m. Sun. only
9:30 a.m. dally 8:00 a.m. daily
10:45 a.m. Sun. only 9:30 a.m. Sun. only
1:30 p.m. daily 11:00 a.m. dally
5:30 p.m. dally 4:15 p.m. daily
7:00 p.m. Sun. only- 5:45 p.m. Sun. only
Take Grand avenue electric cars or Main
street and Agricultural Park cars.
L. J. PERRY, Superintendent.
FOO & WING HERB CO.
929 South Broadway.
Dr. I.i Wing, of >r^T^l^^^^ei^^x
the late Dr. Li Po Tal official physician to
of Ban Francisco. | the Kmperor of China
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GRAND HOTEL—S. F. THORN, Manager.
Cor. Market and Montgomery sts.,
HOTEL GREEN—J. H. Holmes, manager,
HOTEL METROPOLE—On Catallna Isl
HOTEL ARCADIA—Santa Monica, B.
HOTEL HOLLENBECK-Spring and Sec
ond streets, Los Angeles.
HOTEL RAMON A—Spring and Third
streets, Los Angeles.
ABBOTSFORD INN—Corner Eighth and
Hope streets, Los Angeles.
HOTEL PORTLAND—I 44 South Spring
street, Los Angeles.
HOTEL BRUNSWICK—Santa Ana; Amer
ican and European plan.
HOTEL HOLYROOD—Riverside, Cat.—B.
THE ROWELL—Main and Ninth streets.
Riverside; E. J. Davis, proprietor.
HOTEL CARLTON—I3 to 27 East Colo
rado street, Pasadena.
HOTEL AVALON—AVALON, Santa Cata
HOTEL BREWSTER—J. E. O'Brien, pro
prietor; Fourth and C sts., San Diego.
HOTEL BELLEVL'E TERRACE—Cor
ner Sixth and Pearl sts.; F. A. Urban,
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