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Street Railway Fares Not Under Ms.
cusslon — Y. M. C. A. Asks for
Money — Attempted Hold.
vp — Brevities
Special to The Herald.
PASADENA, Oct. I.— Chief of Police
Plnkham sent a telegram yesterday to
the chief of police at Aberdeen, Wash.,
requesting the arrest of one C. Tessler
if he could be found. This afternoon
answer came that the man wanted was
under arrest and asking for further in
structions. These were sent by mail.
Tessler is wanted as the confederate of
Percy Collett, the clerical looking young
Englishman charged with having burg
larized so many houses in and near
Pasadena during the past year. Chief
Pinkham has been looking for Collett's
accomplice ever since the arrest at Los
Angeles Friday and among the prison
er's belongings he found the clew he
desired. A little more investigation
proved to the chief's satisfaction that
he had found the man who for a year
past has been helping Collett in his
wholesale burglaries throughout this
section. The telegram was sent to Ab
erdeen at something of a venture, it
not being absolutely certain that Tes
sier was at that place. The outcome Is
causing the chief much satisfaction.
Collett Is said to have remarked when
he was placed under arrest that his
captors had run up against one of the
sharpest men in the country. The boast
Is probably very nearly the truth, but It
looks as though the young man has at
last met his match.
Not Allowed to Obstruct
Contrary to ' general belief the city
administration has not added the mat
ter of street railway fares to the othei
subjects under consideration by its rep
sentatives and the representatives of
the Pacific Electric company. When
Mr. Dunn of Mr. Huntington's legal
department was before the city council
last week City Attorney Fitzgerald in
cidentally remarked that he hoped that
the Pacific Electric company would at
no distant time go back to the former
plan with reference to its ten-ride com
mutation tickets, namely to allow such
tickets unlimited time instead of thirty
days as at present. Mr. Dunn said
nothing and neither Mr. Fitzgerald nor
any other member of the conference
understood that this question was to In
terject a new point of disagreement in
to the row of others up for discussion.
The administration does not consider
the pushing of this matter Just now and;
would much prefer to have it left for
future consideration. Just at this time
there seems good reason to look for an
amicable settlement of the other points
of difference and fears are entertained
that the fare question might prevent or
certainly obstruct a settlement.
$75,000 for Y. M. C. A.
1 The leaders of Pasadena's Young
Men's Christian association have set
their hearts upon raising the sum of
$76,000 between now and the fall of 1906
for the purpose of making certain addi
tions and alterations to the handsome
association building now in use and al
ready overcrowded. This amount it Is
planned to distribute as follows: $10,000
for a gymnasium; $10,000 for baths and
a swimming pool: $10,000 for the equip
ment of the boys' department; $10,000
for the educational department; $25,000
for general construction, and $10,000 for
general equipment. A busy campaign
•will be waged this winter for the ac
complishment of this purpose and there
is no thought of failure.
Attempted Hold-up
Dewey Hall, a North Pasadena ex
pressman was held up by two men
Friday night, while on his way home
from Los Angeles. As he was passing
the ostrich farm two men stopped his
horse and ordered him to come down
out of the wagon immediately. Not
being armed he started to comply when
an electric car from Pasadena came
around ths bend, the headlight throw
ing a dazzling light upon the scene.
With a curse both men turned away
and ran for shelter in the bushes of
the arroyo. Hall says the men were
white and wore dark masks. City
Marshal 11. V. Reid of South Pasadena
was at once notified of the attempt,
but thus far has not found the men
or any trace of them.
Pasadena Brevities
There was the usual crowd of specta
tors at the Arcadia coursing park, but
no excitement. Constable Austin of
Pasadena was an Interested observer,
but made no arrests. The "coursing"
went on uninterrupted.
George Washington Wolse, aged 81,
died here today. The deceased came
across the plains in '49 and has re
sided In Los Angeles county upward
of thirty-five years. He was a retired
physician and leaves a wife and eleven
children. Funeral Tuesday at Artesia,
Dr. de Blron of this city, did some
needed work in San Pedro last week
under the direction of the San Pedro
Humane society. As one result of his
labors Frank Ardaise, a rancher, was
fined $25 In a South Pasadena Justice's
court Saturday. Ardaise pleaded guilty
to a cruelty charge..
The high school debating club has
elected the following officers for the
current year: Raymond Thompson,
president; Arthur Pennel, vice presi
dent; Fred Hart, recording secretary;
Leroy Sherry, corresponding secretary;
Mortimer Hall, treasurer; Stephen H.
Miller and Roscoe L. Ashley, faculty
representatives. These officers and
Frank Russell are the executive com
mittee. The club has developed some
good debaters in the past.
Miss Beullura Peck, daughter of Capt.
L. B. Peck of Elsinore, was married
last night to Roland C. Thompson of
Los Angeles. The ceremony was per
formed at the home of the bride's aunt,
Mrs. L. T. Lincoln of this city. Rev.
F. M. Moody officiated and about thir
ty-five relatives and friends were pres
ent. Mr. and Mrs. Thompson will re
side In Los Angeles.
Landlady (to student lodger)— Do you
know, I dreamed last night that you paid
up all the rent you owed me.
Student— ls tnat so? Then I'll kindly
trouble you for the receipt.—Meggendor
fer Blatter.
Color of Hair Said to Indicate n Per-
son's Temperament
Many people believe that blonde or
light, hair denotes affection and dark
hair constancy. A person without hair
is not devoid of character; far from It.
The disposition of the average bald
headed man is to show such solicitude
for the welfare of others that ho neg
lects himself. A germ causes baldness.
Frof. Sabouraud of Paris, France, in
oculated a rabbit with dandruff
R-orma, causing It to become totally
bald in five weeks' time. To rid the
scalp of • these dangerous germs It is
necessary to apply Newbro's Herplclde.
i "Destroy the cause — you remove the
effect." '
Sold by leading 1 druggißts.' Send 10c
In Btamps for sample to The Herplcide
Co., Petrolt, Mich.
United States Agents Reach Santa
Barbara on Tour of the West.
em States
Special to The Herald.
Stansbury and Fred C. Clark, attorneys
from Washington, D. C, were at the
Mascarel hotel yesterday. Mr Stans
bury is ,a special attorney of the gov
ernment Indian service, making a tour
of the western states for the purpose of
Investigating certain Indian depreda
tions that have been committed during
the last sixty years. Mr. Clark Is an
attorney representing the interests of
those who have made their claims, and
as his friend is working in the inter
est of the government they constitute a
sort of transient court, which goes
from plact to place examining Into In
dian claims and often trying the Issues
on the ground. Witnesses are exam
ined according to court methods, with
a court stenographer present, and with
the usual direct, cross-examination and
redirect examination. The attorneys
had hoped to find an important witness
in this city, and were intending to
turn the Mascarel hotel Into a United
States court for his examination, but
after they had hunted the city over
they found that their man had fled
and they hastily went In search of him.
Messrs. Stansbury and Clark are
acting under a congressional act of
1891, which provides for the payment of
claims made by settlers who had their
property destroyed and ofter their
families killed by Indians, as far back
as 1860. The government considers the
Indians Its wards, and therefore deems
itself responsible for any depredation
committed by them while they are
under the restraint of the government.
The amity clause of the act provides,
however, that Indians in a hostile con
dition are not its wards, and no claims
are paid for crimes oommitted by them
when they are on the war-path.
Messrs. Stansbury and Clark say
that there are at present about 8000
claims for indemnities for Indian de
predations in the western states, and
that they aggregate a sum of over
Many Cantons Expected to Reach San
Diego Today — Everything
in Readiness
Special to The Herald.
SAN DIEGO, Oct. I.— Odd Fellows
of the encampment degree are drop
ping In, singly and in pairs, for the
big gathering this week. The most of
the visitors will arrive tomorrow after
noon by special train, which Is to leave
San Francisco today and Los Angeles
tomorrow noon. It will arrive here
toward evening when the cantons will
be escorted to their camping ground at
the government barracks. The local
committee has worked hard and has
left nothing to be done at the last
Several members of the Santa Bar
bara encampment arrived today for
the purpose of beginning an early
campaign for the location of next
year's encampment at their city. Tho
other candidates are Hanford, In
Kings county, and Watsonvllle. Santa
Barbara is the third to enter the race
but is coming on strong and proposes
to be first when they enter the
Major George P. Naismith of Oak
land, assistant adjutant general of
California Patriarchs Militant, arrived
yesterday morning, the first on the
ground. He expressed much pleasure
as well as much surprise at the state
of preparations whi'h he found and
took occasion to compliment the local
commltteemen on their work.
Mrs. William Bartley, Formerly of
Santa Ana, Commits Suicide
at Imperial
Special to The Herald.
SANTA ANA, Oct. I.— The body of
Mrs. William Bartley, formerly Miss
Lillian Hardey of this city, arrived here
today from Imperial, where she com
mitted suicide Thursday night by shoot
ing herself through the brain. The
young woman was married only last
June to the son of David Bartley of El
Modena, and so far as is known they
lived happily together. A month ago
Mrs. Bartley went with her husband to
Imperial, where he worked upon a ranch
belonging to Prof. H. O. Slsson of this
John B. Gunn, aged 28, died yesterday
at the home of his parents on Fruit
street. The body will be shipped for
interment to Aurora, N. Y.
John N. Anderson has let the con
tract for the erection of a new $10,000
home on Wellington street, near French.
Work on the superstructure will com
mence tomorrow.
Miss Dickson gave an entertainment
in Elks' hall yesterday afternoon before
the Santa Ana Ebell club, giving a pro
gram of readings.
Horse Frightened by Groans of a
Sick Man He Had Be.
Special to The Herald.
VENTURA, Oct. I.— An accident oc
curred on Ventura avenue yesterday
shortly after noon, as a result of which
Charles Simpson sustained a fracture
of one leg between the knee and ankle.
Rather peculiar circumstances sur
round the accident. Lee Wilson, who
lives a few miles north of town, was
starting for home when he was taken
with an attack of heart trouble and
fell from the wagon. While the crowd
which had collected, was discussing
what to do, Mr. Simpson drove up with
a horse and buggy. He took the sick
man in and started for his (Simpson's)
home. The groans of Wilson frightened
the horse, which finally started to run.
When nearly in front of Simpson's
home the buggy struck the sidewalk,
throwing both men out. Mr. Simpson's
leg was broken as above stated. Mr.
Wilson's Injuries were not serious and
he has greatly improved. The buggy
was demolished.
Eastern Agents of California Growers'
Association Make Inspection
of Ranches
Special to The Herald. ■• .; .'
CORONA, Oct. I.— A number of east
ern agents of the California Fruit
Growers' association visited Corona
yesterday for the purpose of meeting
the growers and to Inspect the colony.
The party included W. J. Charlea
worth, Kansas City; R. J. Grassley,
Dcs Moines, la.; J. E. Graves, St.
Louis, Mo.; E. M. Wood, Indianapolis,
Ind.; W. L. Moulton, Washington,
D. C.
The agents met a number of promi
nent growers of this section at the
office of Daniel Lord, where the fruit
situation was informally discussed.
The party left for Los Angeles last
Chester Garner has sold his five-acre
orange grove on Sixth street to Charles
Fuller of Los Angeles. Consideration
San Bernardino School Controversy
Will Probably Be Settled With.
out Recourse to the
Special to The Herald.
in from the Salton sea report that
body of water is still steadily rising
at the rate of fully one-half inch a
oay. The belief is steadily gaining
In the vicinity of the sea that It is to
become a permanent body of water,
though it is possible that when the
Colorado river flow is entirely cut off
the sea will gradually disappear by
evaporation. The tracks of the South
ern Pacific are as yet safe from the
encroachments of the sea, but should
the rise of the water continue many
weeks longer the tracks will again
have to be moved at some points. The
railroad men are closely watching the
situation but are doing little talking.
The Central school dispute seems In
a fair way of being settled without re
sorting to the courts. The contro
versy has now resolved Itself into the
question of Just where the line of the
city school district is, and when this
\i determined the matter will be quick
ly straightened out. The county and
city surveyors are at work locating
the line, regarding which there seems
to be some uncertainty. Then the
pupils will attend school in the dis
trict where they live, or pay tuition
In the city schools.
Mr. and Mrs. Wong Chew, who were
married in this city a few weeks ago,
ran afoul of the Chinese inspectors at
Tuscon, Ariz., and the young Chinese
bride was held in the detention house
for some hours until they could be In
vestigated by the officers. Wong Chew,
who is a Tucson merchant, married the
girl in San Bernardino and took her
to his home, but the officers there
believed she had been Imported and
was his slave. The girl was released
on receipt of a telegram from Justice
of the Peace Thomas of this city that
they were all right.
The man who was arrested In Reno,
Xev., on the supposition that he was
Arden Keller, wanted here for running
away from a charge of conducting a
"blind pig" in the mountains near the
lumber and reservoir camps, turns out
to be the wrong man. A telegram to
that effect has been received by Sheriff
Ralphs from Under Sheriff McNabb,
who went there to bring the man back.
Trustees Considering a Resolution
Which Creates Office of Build.
Ing Inspector
Special to The Herald,
RIVERSIDE, Oct. I.— Riverside h»3
never had a building inspector, and
last night the trustees met to consider
a building ordinance which would pro
vide for the establishing of this office
and Its attendant features. When 10
o'clock came the clerk of the board
announced that thirty-eight pages o(
the ordinance had been read and that
forty-eight pages remained to be read.
This rather discouraged the trustees.
Trustee Ward made this statement 1.1
reeard to the provisions of the new or
dinance: "Many of the provisions of the
ordinance seem to be complex and tech
nical, but as the city grows their per
tinency will be readily seen, and
builders will appreciate the necessity
for the safeguards provided for." It Is
proposed to pay the salary of building
inspector from fees collected from par
ties building.
Mrs. Maud T. McCullough of Au
burn, department president of the W.
R. C., paid a visit yesterday to the local
corps. Refreshments were served and
the visit took on the character of a
social function.
Reports from the Stalder district at
West Riverside are to the effect that
Saturday's norther did considerable
damage to the wine grape crop on the
2000-acre vineyard of the Riverside
Vineyard company. A quantity of
grapes were blown off.
Kansas Saloon Smasher Believed to
Be Heiress to a Big
By Associated Press.
WICHITA, Kas.. Oct. I.— Joseph W.
Phoenix of Hamilton, Ont., is anxious
to learn the whereabouts of Carrie Na
tion, and offers a reward for informa
tion that will tend to show that she was
once a resident of London, Ont. It is
suspected that the Kansas smasher has
fallen heir to a big fortune, and it may
be possible that she may yet become
famous in other ways than smashing
bottles, mirrors and glasses.
Mr. Phoenix wrote Mayor Ross as fol
Mayor of Wichita, Kas.:
Dear Sir: Kindly Inform me what
Carrie Nation's maiden name was be
fore she was married in the first place
and whom she married first? Was he
a doctor? Also please tell her present
address, and if she was originally from
London Canada. If Carrie is the per
son we suppose she is you shall be well
paid for your trouble.
It is believed that Carrie Nation once
lived in Canada, but no one has yet
been seen here who was able to answer
the question of Mr. Phoenix. It is
hardly probable that Carrie committed
any overt act prior to leaving Canada,
or that she has slipped over the border
when the sharp-eyed Canadian officials
were not looking and took a smash at
a few Joints in some of the towns in
her native province.
Mayor Ross, in replying to Mr. Phoe
nix, stated that Carrie Nation had
never been a resident of Wichita, and
one could almost distinguish evidence
of pleasure upon the mayor's part In
the way he said It. He also intimates
that upon the occasions of Carrie's
brief visits to Wichita In the past she
had doubtless been too busy with other
matters to call upon him and enlighten
him relative to her antecedents, hence
he was unable to tell what her maiden
name was, whether her first husband
was a doctor, whether she ever lived in
London, Canada, or where her present
address is. It is possible, however,
that some of Carrie's admirers in
Wichita may take the necessary
trouble to enlighten him in this partic
Soon Clone*
The Portland exposition closes October
18. Better take advantage of the Satt
Lake route excursions, going via Salt
Lake City and the beautiful Columbia
river, returning via Mt. Shasta and San
Francisco. Stopovers are allowed en
route. The Grand Scenic Trip of Amer
ica. Full information gladly furnished at
Salt Lake route city office, 520 South
Spring street. Phones Home 352-490, Main
352-4033. No trouble to answer questions.
poalta. Open Saturday Evrnlnirn. l.oona on Heal Eatnte.
Fmiltnhl* <<nvln<r« nk w - J WASHBURN. Pres. Capltnl .. $R0, 000.00
Rqultawe Say n«t. BK. WILL i s H BOO TU. V. Proa. Surplus .. 10.000.0n
n7n=iSr» W - J ' DORAN, V. Pres. Deposits
Broadway F ti*. JOHNSON. Cashier. Asset* . 1.13«.000 00
c-r „,„., . American M - N AVERY. President. Capital ..$200,000.00
Snv7n«r Bunk GAIL B - JOHNSON. V. P. Surplus 800.000.00
Pirat and MaVn Streets W< F> CALLANDKR. Cash. Deposits 4.865.287.58
First and Main Streets Aggflt J5.656.833. 21
Blercantlle Truat and F. M. DOUGLASS. President. Capital ..$200,000.00
Intanßaak H - P STEWART, V. Pres. Deposits. 600,000.00
inTJikß™.L. W JARVIS BARLOW, VP. Pad up . 100.000.00
40 South Broadway CHARLES EWINQ. Caahler. Aasetn... 800.000.00
Security Savins* Dnnk J. F. SARTORI. President. Capital ..$330,000.00
N. E. Cor. Fourth and M. 8. HELLMAN. V. Pres. Surplus 2fifi.4R4.87
Spring. H. W. Hell- JOHN E. PLATER. V. Pres. Dep0x1t51 2.609.233.9 1
man Eldgr. W. D. LONQYEAR. Cash Sec Assets 13.255.518.63
Southern Cnl «iit nk J - H ' BR ALY. President. Cnpltal .$100,000.01
a n> «-•„•. r^' n .', r ,v.' „*,,! A - H - BHALY, v. Pres. Surplus . 211,873.11
S. E. Cor. Fourth and w D WOOLWINE. V Prea. Deposits 7.0991907.41
Spring:. Braly Bldg. CHAS H. TOLL. Cashier. Assets . . 7.411. 750. 1,1
„ . _ „ , W. 8. BARTLETT, President. Cnpltal ..$lOO 000.0)
t nlon Bank of Snvlnit. o . T. JOHNSON. V. Pres. Surplus .. 185.000.00
228 S SDrinK Street W ' E - McVAV, Cashier. Deposits 3.800.000.00
apring atreet j p ANDREWS. ABBt Cash. Araets ..3.800.000.0i>
Dollar Savlnsa Dank JAMES C. KAYS, President. Capital ..$100,000.01
■nd Trust Co. WM D. STEPHENS, V P Surplus .. 15,000.00
N. E. Cor. Fourth and C. C. DESMOND. V. Pres Deposits . 872.41 1.13
Broadway WILSON O TANNER, Sec Assets ... 790.813 II
U roadway Bank & Trust Company wahkisn uiluelen. Pr»»
" «0»-«10 8. Broadway. Bradbury Dldn Capital. tZGO.OOO; Surpjus-Und"'pronta. II3i,(KM,
Citizens' National Bank « ■> WAi'Crts, j™
N. E. Cor Third anil Enrtna. Capital {260,000; Surplus and Profits t150,000
Central Bank ; " »ii^i AJ a ui Au, ma,
W. C DliK.jiN. caihl>r.
N. K. Cor. Fourth atH Brnaflwar Capital, $100,000; Surplus and Profits. >75.00«
Southwestern National Bank Ju«« » cu.»>*..\a. ftn.
. _ _ A. B. JOIsBS. Canhlor.
N. W. Cor Second and Broadway capital. ISOO.OOO 8-nplu» and Proflta. '—.**
United States National Bank • w. HELLM^N^Pres.^^
S. E. Cor. Main and Commercial Capital, ta'oo.uuO; Surplus and Profltß. 150.001
rommerclal National Bank «-f.« -f . bonvn^pj^
<» South Bprliuf Capital $200,000; Surplus and Profits $16,000
Farmers & Merchants National Bank l. vv. huiaman, *r<*.
on ' n «•„..„•. .„* M.m f». ' ■ CHA& BEYL£R. <:a«hl«r.
Cor. FoiTth and Mam ata. Capital. 11,f.0u,n00; Surplui and Proflta. tl.loo.iXH
First National Bank »». kujujt . £«a.
W T fc. HAMMOND. Caanlar.
8. E. Cor. ".ratM anil Sprln». Capital $500.000; Surplus and Profits $<i7VOOt
Merchants' Nationa. Bank &M3&3K& TSKS
"* N. E. cor second and Main. Capital $200.000; Surplus and Pioflta $275,000
Los Angeles National Bank vv c. PAiTEttsbN, Prt».
N. E Cor Fir,, and »pr,n.. ..„,„„, ffoVTO"'^^., „»,„.
American National Bank w> *' u^istoujj. p«a.
"]| BW. Cor, fifcond aaii Bmadway Capital, ll'ooo.ooo- Surpliis^and "proflta. J7S.OM
N «t.ona. Bank of Ca.lforn.a whk fa&j"****^
•^ W. E Cor. Second and Spring. Capital, f/0.000. Surplm and Proflta. IIH,»X
Ctate Bank and Trust Company fw. *°OF^ C c°Jhi.rf "*"
♦J N W Cor 6«:oml and Hprlnr. rapttal. r/0.000. Burpli. anil Proflta. «*>.*•
LOCAL IMNLIS AM' STCI K.- * '.» < l-fi ■■ ni Hn;h-arad> lnvmm>nt»
Jersey City Dominie Says Men Pay
Too Much Attention to Women's
Beautiful Hair and Neglect
the Sermon
Special to The Herald.
JERSEY CITY, N. J., Oct. I.—
Nearly every woman who attended
the service at St. Joseph's Episcopal
church tonight wore hats in response
to a gentle hint from the Rev. Dr. E.
L. Stoddart, rector. The hint appeared
in the current issue of the church
weekly, distributed today among the
parishioners. Those who come to
church hatless were stared at by the
others who had read the clergyman's
article on St. Paul and hats.
Dr. Stoddart recently returned from
Europe, where he spent a year's vaca
tion. He found that many women of
his parish had acquired the habit dur
ing the summer of going to church,
particularly on Sunday evenings, with
out hats. He does not approve the
innovation, but didn't say so from the
pulpit. He reserves all his little lec
tures and business talks for the Bul
letin, and the members read it relig
Rector's Authority Is St. Paul
Dr. Stoddart in his "hint" said:
"In the seventh chapter of first Cor
inthians St. Paul the apostle distinctly
torbids women to remain bareheaded
in church. Of course in this lively age
we have many a flippant critic who
would smile at any such command of
the great apostle, and say that 'that
may have been well enough for the
first century, but as regards us, why,
Paul was a little behind time.'
"That may be true, though I must
confess that, as far as my experience
goes, I have not only found no one
who has outgrown St. Paul,, but no one
who, in greatness of thought, breadth
of vision, and profound spiritual saga
city begins to approach him. But even
if we have outgrown him in some re
spects, have we done so in the matter
of bareheaded women in church?"
Dr. Stoddart said that "The glory of
a woman is her hair," and it has al
ways been considered one of her
chaims, to care for which she devotes
much of her time and upon which she
relies for part of her attraction.
"Is it not evident," he continued,
"that the church is not the place for
the display of this attraction? Is It
not clear that to come to church with
an elaborate coiffure Is to come with
something which draws attention of
man to the woman who Is so adorned?
"Is it not plain that this is not in
harmony with the angelic spirit which
we have Just described? We are used
more to see in the streets and theaters
women with bare heads.
Mustn't Attract Men In Church
"It is unquestioned that in all this
the woman attracts the attention and
often the admiration of men. But it
la just tnis which she is not to do in
church. If I understand the apostle
right, in the house of the Savior woman
in to be supremely modest and her
charms restrained with none of that
abandon with which she' swings along
the field or shore, with browned arms
and disheveled locks. There is to be
a distinction of places and also of man
ners. '
"But ■It ■ may be asked if, by ■ excess
of gaudy hats, 1 woman may not attract
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as much attention to herself as by
bare arms or by uncovered head. Un
doubtedly she may, and the Bible has
much to say about the modesty of
dress in the house of God. In the
former case the attention Is drawn to
the clothing or the jewelry. In the
latter the attention is personal or phys
ical, which precisely is what St. Paul
objects to; that is, the display of any
personal or physical attraction in the
Dr. Stoddard also called attention to
the fact that at a recent wedding in
St. John's church some young women
indulged In rice throwing in the mid
dle aisle and vestibule.
"We should imagine," he said, "that
outsiders, of whatever church, would
realize the outrageous inappropriate
ness of rice or confetti, or old shoe
throwing in and around a church."
Cleveland's Chief of Police Sends Let
ter to Rockefeller, Protesting
Against Gambling
Special to The Herald.
CLEVELAND, Oct. I.— "Three times
this department has been called upon
to raid rooms in the Weddell house.
These rooms were used for gambling
purposes by professlonel gamblers. I
cannot believe this has been done with
the knowledge and consent of yourself,
as the proprietor, and I take this
means of advising you of the situation,
and soliciting your co-operation in our
effort to br-alc up this most vicious
and unlawful practice."
This was the substance of a letter
received by John D. Rockefeller, and
sent by Fred Kohler, chief' of police.
Kohler wrote it with a raid at the
Weddell, owned by Rockefeller, fresh
in mind.
A complete gambling layout was
found in rooms on the second floor.
Several men were playing poker. The
men were- not arrested but the para
phernalia was seized.
At the Charity Concert
Mrs. Backbight—What an astonishingly
young voice that dear Mrs. Evergreen has
—for a woman of her age. iUiimi«r»i;'»^jii'n
■ Mrs. Carker-Y.es, Isn't it young? It re
minds me of a baba in arms.—Le Journal
Amusant. -i
To Improve Bunker Hill avenue.
To Improve lonia street.
To Improve Hope street.
To Improve London street.
To Improve Banning street.
To improve Alvarado street.
To improve Boylston street.
To Improve Temple street.
To Improve Ida street.
To Improve Sixth street.
To Improve Forty-first street.
Ordering work on Forty-first street.
Ordering work on Summit avenue.
To establish grade of Valley street.
To establish grade of Fanlta place.
To establish grade of Boulder street.
To establish grado of Bellevuo avenue.
To establish grade of Folsom street.
To establish grade of Forest avenue.
To establish grade of Malabar street.
To establish grade of Evergreen ave-
To establish grade of Falrmount
To establish grade of Cincinnati
To establish grade of Ensign avenue.
To establish grade of Ivanhoe avenue.
To establish grade of Winter street.
To establish grade of Blanchard
Ordering opening and widening of
Sixteenth street.
Establishing width of walks on Soto
Providing for number of employes
and their salaries in city engineer's
Providing for number of employes
and their salaries In city clerk's office.
Providing- for number of employes
and their salaries in street department.
Changing name of Lewis street to
Curtis street.
Award of contract for sewer on
Ganahl, Boulder, Malabar, Houston and
Falrmount streets.
Award of contract for sewer on
Pennsylvania avenue.
Award of contract for sewer on
Augusta street.
Award of contract for sewer on
Avenue Twenty-three. .•
Award of contract for sewer on
Avenue Twenty-five.
Award of contract for work on
Avenue Fifty.
Award of contract for work on
Budlong avenue.
Award of contract for -work on
Forty-fifth street.
Award of contract for work on
Forty-sixth street.
Award of contract for work on
Forty-seventh street.
Award of contract for work on
Forty-ninth street.
Award of contract for work on
Fiftieth street.
Award of contract for work on
Fifty-seventh street.
Award of contract for work on
Malnes avenue. v
Award of contract for work on
Tenth street.
Award of contract for work on
Thirty-seventh street.
Award of contract for work on
Thirty-ninth street.
Notice of filing of assessment for
opening of alley in block bounded by
Twenty-third, Twenty-fourth, Trinity
and San Podro streets.
Notice of Award of Contract
Pursuant to Statutes and to the Resolu-
tion of Award of the City Council of ths
City of Los Angeles, adopted Sep-
tember 25, 1905, directing' this
notice, notice Is hereby given that
snid City Council, In open session, on
the 18th day of September, 1905,
opened, examined and publicly declared
nil sealed proposals or bids offered for
the following work, to wit:
Thaf a public sewer be constructed In
said city along the center line of
from the constructed public sewer in the
intersection of Augusta street and Date
street, northwesterly for a distance of
225.67 feet, and across all Intersections ot
streets, together with one manhole and
one flushtank. all to be connected with
Raid sewer. .
Said sewer Is to be constructed of vitri-
fied, salt-glazed pipe 8 inches in internal
Said manhole is to be constructed of
brick and mortar and is to have a con-
crete bottom and an iron cover and l.s
to be circular In, horizontal section with
an Internal diameter of 4 feet.
Said manhole is to have an Internal
height of 6 feet.
Said flushtank Is to be constructed of
brick and mortar and Is to have a con-
crete bottom and an Iron cover and Is
to be circular in horizontal section with
an internal diameter of 5 feet and Is to
have a capacity of 300 gallons.
All of which Improvement is to be
constructed in accordance with the plans
and profile therefor on file In the office
of the City Engineer of the City of Los
Angeles and specifications therefor on
file in the office of the City Clerk of ♦he
City of Los Angeles, said specification*
being entitled "Specifications for the con-
struction of a sewer along Augusts
street between Date street and Rosabell
street in the City of Los Angeles."
That said contemplated work of
Improvement Is, In the opinion of said
Council, of more than local and ordinary
public benefit, and they thereby -'eelare
that the exterior boundaries of the dis-
trict to be benefited by said improvement
and to be assessed to pay the cost and
expense of said Improvement shall be as
follows: . -■
Commencing at the most northerly cor-
ner of Augusta street and Date, street;
thence northeasterly along the westerly
line of Date street SO feet to a point;
thence westerly and parallel to the north-
erly line of Augusta street 225 feet to a
point; thence southwesterly and parallel
o the westerly line of Dnte street to
the northerly line of Augusta street;
thence in a direct line to the most west-
erly coiner of lot 14 of Map of the Kerck-
hofT, Cuzner & Co. Tract, as said map Is
recorded in Book 4, pape 654, Miscella-
neous Records of Los Angeles County;
thence in a direct line to the most south-
erly corner of lot 13 of said tract, ami
thence in a direct line to the point of
And thereafter, to wit: On the 25th day
of September, 1905, said City Council
awarded the contract for snld work to the
lowest regular responsible bidder, to wit:
To B. Deranla, at the price named for
snld work in his proposal, on file, to
$140.90 for sewer complete.
And ihat said award has been approved
by the Mayor.
Clerk's Office, Los Angeles, Cal.,
October 2, 1905.
City Clerk of the City of Los Angeles.
10-2-3 2t
for tue Opening of an Alley In the
Block Bounded by Twenty-third,
Twenty-fourth, Trinity and San Pe-
dro Streets, Together With the Dia-
gram of the Assessment Dlntrlct for
Said Improvement.
Notice is hereby given that the Street
Superintendent has filed with the Clerk
of the Council of the City of Los An-
geles the assessment for th» opening
of an alley In the block bounded by
Twenty-third, Twenty-fourth, Trinity and
San Pedro streets, as contemplated by
Ordinance No. 9C93 (New Series), to-
gether with the diagram of the assess-
ment district. The date of the first
publication of this notice is October 2,
1905, and all parties Interested are
hereby required to file In writing their
objections, If any they have, to the con-
firmation of said assessment by the
City Council, with the said Clerk of the
Council, within thirty days after the
p-.ld date of the first publication of this
notice, to wit: on or before November 2,
Persona Elgnlng objections must give
postofflce address.
City Clerk and ex-Offlclo Clerk of
10-2-11 lot
Headqnarton An at
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Ordinance No. 11,604
(New Series.)
An Ordinance of the Mayor and Council
of the City of Los Angeles,' declaring
their Intention to Improve a portion of
Blinker Hill avenue.*
The Mayor and Council of the City of
Lob Angeles do ordain as follows:
Section 1. That the public Interest and
convenience require, and that It Is the
Intention of the City Council of the City
of Los Angeles to i order the following
work to be done, to wit:
Ist. That a cement curb return be con-
tween the northerly curb line of California
street and the southerly curb line of Al-
SfW'TF 81 Renting along such portions
or the line of said roadway upon which a
cement or granite curb his already been"
constructed to the official line and grade)
In accordance with specifications for con-
?| t ri 1C n t J n fv, Cc , m 1m I ? nt ,?, llr C s - on flle «n the of-
he 2e C i e ng° f N t o he 22 C ( 1^ l | r e l ries?. ldßPeolflCatlOnB
tn^'MTht 4 a cement sidewalk five (6) feet
In width be constructed along each side of
said Bunker Hilt avenue from the norther-
ly curb line of California street to the
southerly curb line of Alpine street (ex-
cepting such portions of said street be-
tween said points along which a cement or
asphalt sidewalk live (6) feet In width
has been constructed to the off?lal line
a , nd , gr / de)> sald <"<Jewalk to t.e con-
structed in accordance with specifications
for constructing cement sidewalks on file
'n the off cc of the City Clerk of said city
said speculations being No. 23 (New Ser-
n,?«'; CVC V, 2 ; ITh1 The <. S^? et Superintendent shall
post notice of this work, as required by
nt.?," 3 , / na ". cause Bal<l notice to be
feerald *" ln the IjOS An Keles
Sec. 3. The City Clerk shall certify to
the passage of this Ordinance and shall
davf in tho m T t0 a 6a 6 P" bllsh «<' for two
= a> n In . t il° Los Anseles Herald, and
I hereby certify that the foregoing Or-
■fh^Clfv 2r*T ad0 * pted by the Council of
<&n£.S< f «°?onr n ?: eles at its meeting of
Noes— None.
City Clerk and ex-Offldo^toriW'th.
Council of the City of Los Angeles
ITO? ProVeCl this ath day of sfptember,
10 2 1 2t OWEN McALRER.
1U * 8 zt Mayor.
Ordinance No. 11,673
» « , (New Series.)
rli n n nh On 4O n 4? cc , of , the May °r andcoun-
thP?.. in» c C .'. ty °? L . os An seles, declaring
Sixth street ° n lm P rov e a portion of
r r,l h?^ Ma ?' or i lnd Cou ncil of the City ot
Los *ngeles do ordain as follows:
Section 1. That the public Interest
f£? £°- nv f. nlenc . c require, and that It Is
nifv «» en r lon » of th . c - Clty Council of the
City of Los Angeles to order the fol-
lowing work to be done, to wit:
Ist. That said
in said city from the west line of Fle-
SfTr^ tre f t0 the P rodu ced west line
KPPtinn m f av enue, including all inter-
sections of streets (excepting such por-
ar« r« of i sa i d v. str f et and intersections as
nr „S? UU < lred , by law t0 be ke Pt ln order
hSvi\f P alr ., by .any person or company
having railroad tracks thereon), be paved
with Hydraulic cement and broken stone
concrete base, with broken stone and
asphaltlc cement binder course, with as-
phalt wearing surface. i
All of sakl work Is to be done in ac-
cordance with the plans and protilea and
cross-sections therefor on flle (n the office
of the City Engineer of the City of bos
Angeles, and in accordance with specifica-
tions for street paving with hydraulic
cement and broken stone concrete bane
and asphalt wearing surface, Class B,
said specifications being on flle in the
office of the City Clerk of the City of
Los Angeles, said specifications being No.
10 (New Series).
2d. That a cement curb be constructed
along each line of the roadway of said
blxth street from the west curb line of
Flgueroa street to the produced west
line i of Fremont avenue (excepting along
such portions of the line of said roadway
upon which a cement or granite curb has
already been constructed to the official
line and grade) in accordance with speci-
fications for constructing cement curbs,
on file in the office of the City Clerk,
said specifications being No. 22 (New
3d. That a cement sidewalk five (5) feet
in width be constructed along each Fide
or said Sixth street from the west curb
line of Figueroa street to the produced
west line of Fremont avenue (excepting
such portions of said street between said
points along which a cement or asphalt
sidewalk five (5) feet in width has been
constructed to the official line and grade)
said sidewalk to be constructed in ac-
cordance with specifications for con-
structing cement sidewalks on flle in tho
office of the City Clerk of said city, sai.l
specifications being No. 23 (New Series).
Sec. 2. This Ordinance repeals Ordi-
nance No. 10,320 (New Series), Ordinance-
No. 10.558 (New Series), Ordinance No. •
10,752 (New Series), and Ordinance No.
11.02G (Now Series).
Sec. 3. The Street Superintendent
shall post notice of this work, as re-
quired by law, and shall cause said
notice to be published for six days in
the Los Angeles Herald.
Sec. 4. The City Clerk shall certify
to tho passage of this Ordinance and
shall cause the same to be published
for two days in the Lcs Angeled Heralri.
and shall post tho same conspicuously
for two days on or near the chamber
door of the Council, and thereupon anil
thereafter it shall take effect and bo
In torce.
I hereby certify that tho foregoinc
Ordinance was adopted by th« Council
of the City of Los Angeles at its meet-
ing of September 25, 1905, by the following
Ayes— Messrs. Blanchard, Ford, Ham-
mon, Healy, Hlller, Houghton, Smith and
Summerland (S). „ .
Noes — None.
City Clerk and ex-Officio Clerk of tha
Council of the City of Los Angeles.
Approved this 28th day of September,
10-2-3 2t Mayor.
Ordinance No. 11,602
(New Series.)
An Ordinance of the Mayor and Coun-
cil of the City of Los Angeles, fixing
and establishing the curb lines on a
certain street in the City of Los An-
The Mayor and Council of the City of
Los Angeles do ordain as follows:
Section 1. That the location of the curb
line on each side of
between Fairmount street and Alhambra
avenue is hereby fixed and established
eighteen (18) feet from the respective
property lines of taid Soto street.
Sec. 2. The City Clerk shall certify
to the passage of this Ordinance, and
shall cause the same to be published
once in the Los Angeles Herald, and „
thereupon and thereafter it shall take
effect and be ln force.
I hereby certify that, the foregoing
Ordinance was adopted by the Council
of the City of Los Anereles at its meet-
ing of September 25, 1905.
City Clerk.
Approved this 28th day of September,
OWEN McALEKR. ' ** •
10-2 It Mayor. •
Ordinance No. 11,000
(New Series.)
An Ordinance of the Mayor and Council
of tho City of Los Angeles changing and
establishing the name of a certain street
in the City of Los Angeles. •
The Mayor and Council of the City of
Los Angeles do ordain as follows: .
Section 1. That the name of that certain
street known as
from Davis street to Palo Verde street, In
the Palo Verde Tract, as per map record-
ed In Book G of Maps, at page ISI, Records
of Los Angeles County, be and the same
is hereby changed to
Src. 2. The City Clerk shall certify to
the passage of this Ordinance and shall
cause the same to be published once ln
tho Los Angeles Herald, and thereupon
and thereafter It shall take effect 'and be
ln force.
I hereby certify that the foregoing Or-
dinance was adopted by the Council of the
City of Los Angeles at Its meeting ,of
September 25, 1905.
City Clerk.
Approved this 28th . day of September,
1906. • ■ '• . .'- ' ; ■ ■ ' - " . :
10-2 It : •. ■■..-■ Mayor.; '

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