OCR Interpretation

Los Angeles herald. [microfilm reel] (Los Angeles [Calif.]) 1900-1911, June 16, 1910, Image 6

Image and text provided by University of California, Riverside; Riverside, CA

Persistent link: https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85042462/1910-06-16/ed-1/seq-6/

What is OCR?

Thumbnail for 6

From Mines and Oil Fields
J. F. Lucey. Head of Supply Firm,
Gives Interview on Join
ing Congress
Representatives in Washington to
Look After Interests of
Both Operators
.1. F. Lucey, head of the oil supply '
house of this city of the .same name,
has among others been intervi
on the part of the American Mining
congress representatives with a view
curing opinions of oil men con
cerning the proposed organization of
the oil men as a win.!.' of the mining
find coal operators' national body. So
far all interviews secured are entire
ly in favor of the proposed union.
Mr. Lucey's interview as given out
by the American Mining congress of
ffcers is as follows:
"T notice that many papers have
printed considerable matter on the
proposed merging of the oil men of j
California with the American Mining I
congress by the creation of an oil
branch or wing of that congress and
I want to say that I approve it fully.
To my mind this is the only logical
thing the oil men of California can
da, if they really want a militant or
ganizatiop to represent them in Wash
ington during the sessions of congress.
"As n separate organization they
would not be strong numerically and
the burden of keeping a lobbying com
mittee in Washington to watch Uieir
interests would be too heavy a burden
on the oil men of the state. By coming
into the American Mining congress In
their full numbers, all they would
have to do thereafter would be to pay
their annual dues in that organization
and through that body initiate and
work for the protective legislation that
the oil interests require find must
"The Pickett bill was almost
through congress before the oil men
became sufficiently aroused to hurry a
delegation to Washington to gain a
hearing. This is the very best proof,
in my opinion, why they should be j
constantly represented in Washington
by a lobby that is regularly maintained
there to,watch legislation.
"The American Mining congress has
proven that it can secure beneficial
legislation by securing the pa.ssage of
a bureau of mines bill at the current
session and the law creating this bu
reau would only have to be amended
slightly at the next session of con
gress to be made to extend to and In
clude tlie oil industries, thus giving
them actual federal representation
through a. United States official,
"I understand that the effort will be
made to make the head of this bureau
a cabinet officer, in which case the oil
men would benefit just that much
"I believe, therefore, it fs bettor to
ask for this help and co-operation
through the same organization, of
which both the mining- and oil men
are members, and do it at the same
sitting of the American Mining- con
press, -when oil men can be present
and take a pnrt in the debates and
discussions, than to attempt to do it
by ft detached organization, trying- to
-work throiißh a small and far less In
fluential committee.
"It is my understanding that a sc
ries of meeting's will be held at differ
ent points in the San Joaquin valley
during next month, which will be at
tended by the oil men of these dis
trict?, and if I can postsbly be a mem-
Tier of the party that goes from I^os
Angeles to attend these meetings i
shall certtalnly be there to ppeak in fa
vor of the idea, as I think this is really
more or an opportunity for the oil men
than for the mining- men. They have
their organizations: we have none, and
if wo can «o in with them and share
in their destinies and benefits, then
we should be eager to do so."
PHOEXJX, Juno 15. —Stark mad from
exposure to the relentless, beating rays
of the sun upon the desert south of
town, an aged prospector, unidentified
as yet, was picked up Sunday by two
Mexicans driving to Phoenix anil
brought to the police station. How
long tiie man had been without
Is only a matter of conjecture, but his
condition at the tiiti" lie was found
was fiich as to warrant the belief that
had he not been found death must
have closed his eyes forever in an
other hour.
His body was warm as the sand upon
which he was lying and nearly as dry,
and his tonwrue swollen and protrud
ing. Ho was murmuring Incoherent
phrases when In- was picked up. It
seemed almost like an irony of fate
that the aged man had been able to
nearly n the river where awaited
life sustaining draughts and had been
When ho was brought to the police
station the officers there sent a hurry
call for Dr. Tafel. When the phy
sician arrived he found tlip man sip
ping water drop by drop, but still un
able to speak coherently or even give
his name. Then! was nothing in bis
pockets giving the least clue to his
identity. lie had two or three crack
era which he seemed to have teen
saving against the time when starva
tion was staring him in the face. It
is believed he will recover.
Five wells are being drilled near the
Lake View by the Union.
The Lake Vli w is far ahead nf any
well in the history of the oil Industry
in this country in total j>r . i
daily production of well,
on the west coast of Mexico, was
greater, but all of the output of that
famous well was burned, the stream of
oil catching fire from a boiler furnace
immediately after ;< first shot from
the ground, and continuing to burn
until the well began sending uj> an
Immense volume of salt wal
<«> NEW YORK, .June J5.-r.end—Spot «■
<$> Blcudy, $4.4004.50. ,•,
... Copper —Weak; standard spot, $11.05
12.20; Jlll.T [email protected]|. <?,
<?. Silver, 03 8-8. <v
W XSIIJNGTON, June IS.—All r«lna K <>
of gold will be in 111* Sun Francisco
mint, and all Hllver will be coined sit
Denver hereafter, according; to an order
of Secretary of the Treasury MncVeas;h.
Tills nii-uii* <hat only pennies and nick
els will be coined In the Philadelphia
mint and, when enough are in crru'a
ton, (lie eastern mint will he Idle. Secre
tary MacVeagh says gold can be coined
cheaper In San Francisco it only coined
lhere and nowhere else.
Exclusive dispatch to The Herald by 1* A.
Crialer .<: Co.. members of Los Angeles stock
exchange, 200-2QI I. W. llellman building, '
Ltos Angeles.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 15.— Consolidated
was the one hard spot in the Goldfleld list
during today's session on Bush street, and at
the close showed a gain of 2Vi points over
yesterday's figures. It Is the consensus of
opinion among well informed brokers that this
issue will now cross the $9 mark.
I Yesterday's prices in the Topopah list were
not well maintained. Belmont sold off 10
points to 53.75, Ji": Butler dropped 1 Rid Mid
: way 1. West End was active during the early
ca.i and advanced several points, but before
the close dropped back to 59 cents.
The mines of this district shipped a total of
! 7017 tons of ore, of an estimated value of
I 1175,425, to the mills during the last week.
Following were the closing Quotations;
Bid. Ask. | Bid. Ask.
Adams 1 |I r Moh 2 4
Atlanta 11 12 Gold Con ....892>4 BS7ft
Booth 15 Hi Kewanas — 6 7
B B Kxten.. .. 1 3reat Bend.. 3 4
Blue Bull .. 4 6 :;".t Bend An. .. 1
I Blue Bell ..1 2 Grandma 2
13 B Bon » | Tumbo Ex ... 19 21
-..I Mtn 7 Kendall 3
Conqueror ..1 2 Lone Star ... 2 3
Comb Frac 49 M Lou Dillon .. .. 2
Crackerjack. 1 2 Oro " S
Daisy G 7 Rod Top Ex. 1 2
Triangle 1 Red Hills ... 3 4
D 13 B Con. .. 1* Sandstorm .... 4
Dixie 1 Bt Ives 12
Empire 1 Sliver Pick.. 6 8
Florence 217". 250 Fellow Rose.. .. 4
dor Ex 1 fellow Tlsr»r. 5
Bid. Ask. I Bid. Ask.
Belmont ....375 877% North Star ..6 8
Jim Butler., 2S 29 Reg Con 5 6
Midway .... 2'> 29 Ton Mining..Bßo
Montana .... 98 !'7 Tonopah Ex.. S5 99
MacNamara. 2S 29 f(V.«t End Con 59 60
Bid, Ask. I Bid. Ask.
Amethyst 1 Montfrm Mtn. .. 1
nullfrog Mln .. 2 Mnyflow Con. 3 4
Bullfre N 8.. "- Tramp Con ..4
Bonnie Clam (i 8 Val View . 2
81. Ask.l Bid.Ask.
Little Grey.. 1 2 Mustang 1 3
Man Con ... 3 5 ?eyl Humph. .. 1
Man Mln 1 Thanksgiving. 3
Man Dexter. 4 5
BM. A k ' Bid. Ask.
Nest 3 5 Irttts Silv rit fis
F'vlew Eagl 5" .. Round Mtn... 4+ 45
Nev Hills ..105 .. poalltion ....23
Special server" to The Hemld by J. C. Wll
scn, 212 West Fifth street, Los Angeles.
BOSTON, June 15.— technical position of
the local market is good and the feeling is
l much more optimistic, although the quotations
do not show it. North Lake was the only
specialty to show activity today, and its ad
vance was due to the filling of a fair sized
buying order and had no effect on the rest of
the. list.
Closing quotations follow:
Bid. Ask. | BM. Ask.
Am Pneu .. 6Vi 6 Michigan ... 4U -I 3*
do pfd .... 16T& 37 Mohawk .. .. 47 4!>
Adventure .. 5% Sii Xcv Con ....in 19%
Allouez .. .. 3S 89 North Butte. 25% 26
Atlantic ... Ci "Hold Dominion 29Vi 30
Arcadian ... V i 5 i is. cola 130"
Aria Com ... "» ■"' ! Parrot 13ti 14
Apex 3 3% Quincy 70 72
Boston Con. 13 20 Santa Fe ... 14 li
Calu & Art/ 52 63 Shannon —10 10".i
Calu & Hec.r>."2 655 Shoe Mach... 66 65Vi
Centennial .. 16 17 do pfd 25"4 29
Cons Mercur .. 11 Pup Copper.. 4m 42
Con Range.. 60 61 Sup and Bos 9H 10
Corbln l-'i 13 Sup and Pitt 10% 11
Daly West.. 8 8% Swift 103% 104%
East Butte.. 7'-i 8 I Tamarack ... 4'i 47
Elm River .. 1 Ii! Trinity 5% ,6
Franklin ... 11 UHlrjnlted Fruit.l9l 193
Granby .. .. 38 40 V S Smelt .. nr"4 40
Greene Can. 7% "a do rfd 48% 4H
Hancock ... 17 IS Utah Con ... £1 21%
tsle Royals. 16*4 IVi Victoria 314 4
Keewenaw .. "'4 414|Winona .... 7 "!>i
Lake '. HO BOH Wolverine ..110 114
I.a Salle ....11 HM.- vVyanrlot .... 1; 2
Mass Copper 7>i 7% Mass Gas ... 82% S3
Mayflower •• BO 76 I do pfd 01 1)2
Men Con .... £5 100 North Lake.. IMS 11%
Miami 10V6 -(1 Indiana .. .. 1«H 17
Ppe.clal service to The Herald by .T. C. 'Wil
son, 212 West Fifth street, Los Angeles.
NEW YORK, June 16.—Following were th
cl :nr quotations:
Bid. Ask. Bid. Ask.
Amer Tot> ..423 426 Mason Val .. 714 ~Va
H S Gas .... 014 OH Miami 19% 20
Chicago Sub. 2 216 Mns of Amer 66 66
Hay Ton .... 4 6 Nevada Utah 0% 0%
Stand oil ..610 620 N'iplssing .... 11% lisj
Ons Btmp R1" 21 Ohio 2 214
Copton Con.. 15 20 Rawhde Coal 224 23
Butte Coal'n IS'4 10 Say Central. 2% 2«.
Davis Daly. l*/4 1% Ray Con .... ir,% 16'f,
Dolores .. .. Vi G&South rtnh.. 1% 1%
Ely Central. 1H l«.4lCJnited Cop.. 6V4 6
Ely Con .... "'a 0%l Yukon 4*f, 4'i
Oldfleld Con. R7a 9V4 Qlla r.' 5»4
Ore.-ne Can. " i 7«4 Chlno 11 Ilt£
niroux fi 7 fnn Ariz .... 176 2
(naplrnl .. 7H T":'K.-y=tn n e .... VI, 33i
Kerr Tjike .. s<4 *< !E1 Rayo 4V t 4%
La Rofo .... 4% 4HI
Service to The T.."S Angeles raid by L. A.
Crisler & Co., members i.m Angeles stock ex
rhanKe. 200-201 I. W. Hellman building, Los
PAX FRANCISCO, June 15.—Following were
today's quotations on the Pan Francisco stock
exchange: Opening— —Closing-
Bid. Asked. Bid. Asked.
Associated Oil ... 40.75 80.55 49.50 40.76
Brookshlre 1.90 2.00 . 1,95 2.00
Illinois Crude DO .55 .DO .55
Mascot Oil 2.25 2.25
Monte Cristo .... 3.25 3.45 3.33 3.40
New Pennsyl .... 1.20 1.22 1.22*4 1.27'^
Palmer Oil 1.37% 1.42V4 1.87H 1.40
Pri-mler Oil 1.10 1.12' i 1.12V4 1.17%
Silver Til 2. 80 2.55 2.50 2.C0
Kales— Bs Associated 60.27".; 100 Blue. Moon
.32; 500 California Oil and Gas 1.00; 150 Enos
1.47%; 100 New Pennsylvania 1.50; 100 <lo 1.25;
300 Pacific State* .50; 100 Palmer 1.40; 200 Re
public .40; 300 Silver Tip 2.60.
Informal sales— Enoa lAV>b; 200 Silver Tip
2. CO.
Q >orge \\'iiuvfieid and j. It. Macken
zie .if the Consolidated .Mines company,
Goldfleld, arc said to be largely inter
ested in a movement to organize In
San Francisco an oil company which
shall have capital stock of a total par
The expenditure of about $4,000,000
Immediately and of approximately
• eventually In the purchase
id, development, construction of
pipellni ! and buying of steamships is
said t< be plai
An offer of , for a property
in tli" Midway field Is alleged to have
been made on behalf of the promoters
of the company, and to have been re
s'.. •a.
Just in I m tlip des< rt and fi vi i
of oil land open to local lon,
I am forming association to locate and
pui In string of tools. If you want In
on a good oil proposition call at 14;t3
- Forty-eighth stn et
Los Angeles Men Perfect Final
Plans for Developing 2800
Acres Near Bouse
Following the success of the Clara
Consolidated Mines company of Swan
sea, Yuma county, Ariz., ■which has re
cently blown in its smelter, conies an
other winner in the form of the Con
solidation Copper Mines, backed by
Thomas ,T. Carrigan and associates of
Los Angeles, which have taken over
about a dozen individual properties
and assembled them under one owner
ship and management. Held in weak
hands before acquired by the Consoli
dation, these properties could not be
profitably developed, although known
for years to bo of great value.
In an announcement folder issued
yesterday by E. F. Hutton & Co., Los
Angeles, New York and elsewhere, the
qualities and possibilities of the proper
ties acquired by the Consolidation are |
described. A tact that was not over
looked Is that Arizona has always pro
duced copper at lower cost than any
other locality, because of the peculiar
character or the ores and the ease with
which they are mined and treated.
The total holdings of the company
amount to 140 claims, or 2SOO acres.
The best known mine in the Cienega,
says the announcement, is the Clara
Consolidated, which has just completed
a 750-ton smelter, with all attendant
equipment. Associated with^Mr. carrl
gan in effecting the assemblage of the
Consolidation Mines -was E. S. Osborne,
a well known Arizonan, one of the own
ers of several groups which made up
this consolidation. When these two
men threw their means and energy into
this region it was as inaccessible as
the heart of Central Africa. Long and
weary hauls over waterless deserts,
hazardous voyages down torrential and
treacherous streams, were the only
means of communication.
Until May 15, 1910, these properties
could be reached only by the most cir
cuitous routes. From Los Angeles it
was necessary to go either by way of
the Southern Pacific to Phoenix, thence
to Wlckenburg, or to go by the Santa
Fo to Ash Fork, thence south to Wick
enburg, thence over the Arizona & Cali
fornia to Bouse. But with the comple
tion of the Santa Fe's Parker cut off
it is possible to leave Los Angeles at 8
o'clock in the evening and be at head
quarters camp of the Consolidation
Mines for breakfast the next morning.
This has materially reduced the cost of
handling machinery and supplies on the
company's ground.
The interests affiliated with the Clara
Consolidated have built a thoroughly
equipped railroad from Bouse to that
property, bringing rail transportation
within thre miles of the property of the
Consolidation Copper Mines. As the
Parker cut off will soon become the
main trunk .of the Santa Fe for its
southwestern business, it will bring the
great mineral section, the best farming
land and the largest towns within easy
distance of their natural markets.
Approximately $150,000 has been spent
by the present owners of the Consolida
tion Mines and the former owners in
development of the several properties
merged. This development consists
chiefly of prospect shafts, the deepest
of which is 165 feet. The most spec
tacular development is on the Hotten
tot group, where shipping ore of high
grade has been taken out.
The present company is devoting its
greatest energy to work on the Revenue
group, located about the center of the
entire property, where excellent results
are being obtained. The Revenue group
is equipped with power hoist, good
camp, boarding house, tool house, bunk
house and corrals.^
COALINGA, June 15.—Coalinga is
passing through the conditions ex
pi i ted when the change of contract
was made from the Associated to the
Producers. The future, with the old
contracts and its tendency to down the
price of oil, was not encouraging. The
change had to come to the position of
marketing our own oil, but it had with
it the influence of low priced contracts
held by the sales agents, the Union Oil
company, that would affect the net
price to be received by the producer,
with a low price for the early oil de-
Hverles. . s-
The shaping of so large a business,
even in the hands of competent men,
takes time to get all the machinery and
all the avenues of trade in line of per
fect harmony. The situation os fast
improving, 1 lie old contracts are run
ning out, and the new contracts at a
better price are beginning to take oil.
The broadening of the market under
the generalship of L. P. St. Clalr and
his associates has reached the far north,
is seeking the trade of the great mining
districts of Arizona and New Mexico,
has crossed the Isthmus of Panama to
invade the Atlantic with a superior
fuel for his greyhound liners.
The Independent Producers today
controls about 90 per cent of the inde
pendent oil in California, which means
that with the growing market and de
mand will come better prices to the
producers. There are many evidences
of increased demand for fuel oil.
Take the re] orti I action of the Amer
ican Petroleum and the American Oil
flelds, aftei a contra I for their oil for
three j ears al 30 ■ nts a 1 arrel had
been made, when the present market
admitted of only 42 ents to the Inde
pendent, they were later quoted as hav
ing made an offer of $50,000 to be re
leased from this very favorable con-
I i id
But one solution for their notion, tlie
other marketing- concerns have in
creased their territory and need oil
to complete, contracts n
The Standard, with a superior system,
worldwide, has been a< tlve In the
market, is reaching for future delivery
of the refined oil. The Southern Pacific
has demonstrated the superiority of
liquid fuel over coal in the great freight
engines now being used over t!i" h
grades, which are Impossible with coai
The Associated OH has reached be
yond the confines of this great si ite
for a market, and will need .rude oil t<>
fill orders for fuel. With these four
marketing concerns in the field seeking
new customers, with trained men in
every avenue of their business, menus
a broadening of the industry great'
than the layman can understand. Tli"
year 1910 will be a history making
pi rind in this great industry, with the
elements of chance greatly modified,
drawn down to a. .solid basis, with the
future and its great possibilities
brighter than In any year of the oil
business on this cous'
Some of the Leads Have Been
Stationary for Whole
So Real Hustlers Should Take the
Tip and Start Some
thing %
In spite of the contest man's repeated
warnings, to present leaders that their
totals are far from safe, there seems
to bo no signs of the needed awaken
ing. To make, present conditions abso
lutely plain, the contest man shows to
day just how long various leads have
remained stationary. Ho asks all live
candidates to read what follows and
then decide definitely whether or not
this contest offers opportunities to real,
wide-awake, up-and-doing people.
In looking over the list of stationary
leads, remember that many vote reduc
tions have occurred since these leads
have shown any Increase. This does
away once for all with the suggestion
that present leaders may be "holding
back." To say that this has been done
would be to underrate the intelligence
of present leaders, because there would
be nothing to gain in "holding back"
for such a period and with vote re
ductions occurringl every two weeks
the loss in votes would be much greater
than any benefits which could have
been derived, were there any to be
The total leading for the $266 double
trip to Alaska is 122,559 and has been
122,559 for over a month; the total lead
ing for the $264 double trip to Alaska
has been 73,600 for a month, and the
same thing applies to the total of 65,
--215, which leads for the $250 CJrapho
nolao. The total leading for the $220
double trip to Mexico City is and has
been 31,679 for nearly a month. The
total 169,893 leading for the $260 double
trip to Honolulu has not shown an in
crease for nearly three weeks.
Now, what does each of these totals
represent under the present .vote
schedule? The total of 122,559 repre
sents a little less than three yearly
clubs and this, remember, is leading,
for the $266 double Alaskan trip. The
total of 73,660 leading for the $264
double Alaskan trip represents less
than throe clubs. The total of 62,215
leading for the $250 Qraphonola repre
sents less than three clubs, as does the
total fo 69.159 leading for the $260 double
trip to Honolulu. The total of 31,679
which leads for the $220 double trip to
Mexico City represents slightly more
than one club.
The contest man places these things
before every reader In fairness to all
concerned. Present leaders must real
ize that their totals are far from be
ing safe, and the sooner they realize it
the better it will be for them. On the
other hand, it is only fair that good,
live people who have not become prom
inently identified with this contest to
date are told these things that they
may act upon the Information. Re
member, The Herald has no favorites
and can have no favorites. The prizes
are awaiting to be distributed just as
the conditions of the contest say they
shall be divided, and. In a word, prizes
are goingl to be awarded to candidates
who get votes.
If candidates who now occupy lead-
Ing positions continue to remain dor
mant, the only natural result can be
renewed activity among new entrants.
The inactivity of those who now lead
Is the greatest argument which can be
presented to candidates or non-candi
dates who have not inaugurated cam
paigns, for their doing so immediately,
and the contest man will be frank to
say that he Is going to put the case
fairly and squarely before every live
man, woman and child Interested in
this contest. It is up to the leaders
i now to hold or lose their leads.
Younger Organizations Promise
Full Representation
The headquarters of the Federation of
State Societies was rushed all day yes
terday with applicants for tickets to
the federation banquet at Hamburger's
tomorrow night, and purchasers kepi
one clerk busy at each of the follow
ing places: The All Night and Day
bank. Security Savings bank, Fowler
Bros.' bookstore, 543 South Broadway,
ami Hamburger's. Last night an espe
cially large sale of tickets was made
at the All Night and Day bank.
The sale of tickets will close to
night. By special arrangement with
Hamburger's cafe this late hour of
closing the placing of the tickets has
been j>nn Ided for. The banquet man
agers were anxious that everyone who
Wished t" attend the mammoth spread
sis.mli 1 have the opportunity, and an ex
tension of time was secured.
There is much rivalry between the
state organizations with regard to the
number of representatives that will at
tend the banquet. Each society will
have a special table and each Is
anxious that Its table be large and that
at it there be no empty seats. Strange
i , ,>. some of the younger organiza
tions are forging ahead of the old ones
in the race. The Alaska society,
formed only recently, is unusually en
WASHINGTON, June 15.—Naval
Constructor John Calvin Sweeny, jr.,
hag disappeared. He left the Bremer
ton navy yard, Washington, a week
ago last Monday, on the ferryboat
bound for Seattle, and nothing has been
heard from him since. There is no
question :is to his accounts.
Constructor Sweeny is a native of
Paris, Term. He entered the naval ser
vice in 1901, and hia father is a judge
of the first instance In the Philippines.
BCHENECTADY, N. V., June 15.—
A. p. Huffmter, a former supervisor of
Schenectady county, and the first man
in stand i rial a : ■< result ot tin- i
graft Investigation, has been found
guilt] by a jury nf presenting fraudu
1. in billa against the county. The max
imum penalty li Mven yean in prison
or a flue of $1000 or both,
Macy Street Students Show Car
pentry, Pottery and Dresses
That They Have Made
Boys and Girls from Fifth Grade
Up Are Given In
Tho new trade school of the Macy
street school, the only trade school con
nected with a grammar school In Cali
fornia, opened its Brat exhibit of
students' work in Its two departments,
carpentry and dressmaking, yesterday
afternoon. At tho same time occurred
the opening of the annual exhibit of
work in pottery and applied design,
A remarkable exhibit is thai Of each
of these three departments. Pottery
has been made in the school for somo
time, and applied design has been
practiced for several years; conse
,,,.. nttj something is to be expected
from the students in these craft*. The
expectations are well met, an.l |he ex
hibit compares favorably with the ex
hibits of lnrgvr and older institutions.
On the other hand, the trades school,
with branches of dressmaking for the
girls and carpentry for the boys, is
only five months old, but the Bhowing
made is surprising in its extensivoness
and quality.
The idea of a trades school was con
ceived by Robert H. Lane, principal of
the Macy street school. That It was a
good thought is amply proved by the
enthusiasm -with which the children
took to tho work.
Students of the trades school, who
number now about twenty, devote their
mornings to regular grammar school
study. The afternoons are spent In
the manual pursuits, the boys study
ing carpentry undor Arthur I- Flick
and the sirls studying dressmaking un
der Geraldine Pary.
The carpenter shop, which is in full
operation everj afternoon, is a busy
place. There are no slupprards among
the boys enrolled. .11 are thorough
ly in earnest in their ambition to per
fect themselves in the trade. The
course consists of joint making, table
making truss and bridge work, con
struction of ventilators, brackets, min
iature roof framing and window
frames. Cabinet work is done by the
more advanced students. All of the
boys draw their nun details and work
direct from them. Each boy in the
class has made a set of five architec
tural drawings since the school opened.
The work in the dressmaking school
is practical. At the beginning of the
course wash dresses were made for
small girls. Since that time larger
wash dresses, party dresses and un
derclothes have been made by the
students. The girls fit the dresses on
each other. About ten sewing ma
chines are in use in the department.
As much interest is manifested here
as is seen in the boys' shop.
Principal Lane expects to extend the
: ope of the work next year. For the
joys courses in plumbing and elec
trical wiring will be inaugurated. A
number, of other innovations will be
The work In applied design and pot
tery is under the direction of, Miss
West, who has been at the Macy street
school for three years. The exhibit
embraces the successful efforts of
students from the fifth grade up. Sofa
cover designs, table mats, bags, cross
stitch work, toy landscapes and many
clever pieces of pottery are included in
the exhibit.
The exhibits will be open again to
day and tomorrow.
Following two days' argument in the
Hal. E. Hardy murder trial in Judge
Willis' court, the case was given to the
Jury yesterday afternoon shortly after
5 o'clock. At 10 o'clock there was every
Indication that the jury would be out
for a long period in deciding the case,
and the members were locked up for
the night.
The trial of Hardy, who is charged
with murdering William Moore, a lunch
stand proprietor, last fall, by shooting
him following his refusal to serve Har
dy with a tamale, has engaged the at
tention of the criminal court for more
than a week. The prosecution intro
duced testimony In an effort to prove
murder with malice aforethought, whiis
the defense claimed Hardy was tem
porarily insane from the continued use
of liquor when he dirt the sh«oting.
The argument* in the case lasted two
full days, and great interest was mani
fested in the trial.
SEATTLE, June 15.—C. 11. Holman,
former head bookkeeper for a broker
age linn, is under arrest on a warrant
charging him with being short In his
Accountants employed to audit Hoi
man's books found, it la claimed, that
Holman'a alleged thefts hart extended
over a period of a year, and the
amount would reach j:uoo.
Holman came to Seattle from Green
Hay. Wis.
The following permits have been Issued since
the last publication of the list and classified
according to wards:
Permits. Values.
First ward 2 % 1,400
Second ward '.' 3 9,060
Third ward 1 900
Fourth ward 4 9,400
Fifth ward 10 9,738
Sixth ward 3 780
Seventh ward 1 1,010
Eighth ward .• 1 - 150
Ninth ward 4 6,400
Totals 29 $37,768
Sierra street, BIS—D. C. Sabell, at lot, own
er; B. F. Yarnell, builder; alterations to resi
dence, $900.
Forty-fifth street, 1343, West—T. Sllverthorn,
Kansas and Ve,rnon avenues, owner; Btckford
& Wilson, builders- alterations to building;
Thirty-first street, 2239, West—C. H. Chester,
21513 West Twenty-ninth place, owner and
builder; one-story seven-room residence; $2500.
Malvern avenue, 1419—C. H. -Powers, 225
I>aUKhlln avenue, owner and builder; two
story apartment building; $7000.
Wilmington—Grant street and Railroad ave
nue: H. Diiirk. 200 South Broadway, owner;
Cary .v Wheatley, builder; one-story eight
rocri residence; $000. ,
Lima street, 4410—Public Library association,
1807 East Twenty-second street, owner; F. .1.
Matowskl. builder; one-story, three-room store
room; $110.
, Sixth street, 600, We»t-H. Weyser, at lot,
-. 'jj> Do You Feel This Way?
.jgr^j'^l—L^lfflHr think y°u iust cant work nwayat your pro*
Z^'aifflWlSßy^ sion or trade any longer? Do you huve a poor ape
/^WiSSr^TOS^ tite> "nd lay '"•'ie at nifilits unuble to sleep? Are
iS^iislitt \ lt.l your nerves all ({one, and your stomach too ? Has am
<S£p^gOsf§ \ \\ bitioa to forge ahead in the world left you? If so, you
fiS3 ) to might as well put a stop to your misery. You can do it it
JS-JH" \_JI you will. Dr. Tierce's Golden Medical Discovery will
i-71 make you ■ different individual. It will set your lazy liver
i£s*Tl (I M to work. It will set things right in your stomach, and
Hrafljf 3 A your appetite will come back. It will purify your blood.
*4pC2l I r» If there is any tendency in your family toward consumption,
• "Br I it will keep that dread destroyer away. Even after con
* ' sumption has almost gained a foothold in the form of •
lingering cough, bronchitis, or bleeding at the lungs, if will bring •bout •
cure in 98 per cent, of all cases. It is a remedy prepared by Dr. R. V. fierce,
of Buffalo, N. V., whose advice is given fret to all who wish to write him. Ha
great success has come from his wide experience and varied practice.
Don't be wheedled by a penny-grabbing dealer into taking inferior substi
tutes for Dr. Pierce* medicines, recommended to be "just as good. ur.
Pierce'i medicine* are op known composition. Their every ingredient Printed
on their wrappers. Made from roots without alcohol. Contain no habit
forming drugs. World's Dispensary Medical Association, Buffalo, N. 1 -
IN preparing for a journey the tele
phone performs a great variety of
services. Reservations are made, last t
directions are given, good-byes are
said, over the wire.
The Long Distance Service of the Bell System is of
special value to the traveler. Sometimes the Bell Tel
ephone makes a trip unnecessary: sometimes it convinces
him that a trip would be profitable. Wherever he goes,
he feels the need of universal service^ and that is Bell
The Pacific Telephone and /^£\
#The Pacific Telephone and fllpj
Telegraph Co. u<^p.3
N^~^^ Every Bell Telephone Is Hie Center of the B|rstat>. l/
BIW_ ht-ctmum' —uu mwumsir.y'nrm'f-WK*'" him >'llwwwilUi*'slWtawssiss»M*Mssssss»s»i'
•-, „ if. J. LOCKE'S NMW \OVET,
*y"*« $k SIMON THE JESTER ,2m. n.
'|r fc.«S>*^Srwl llhutrntfil by Jamea M'HitKomprj Fin™
liiSfenHESWLfl "Pull of Kit find ictlon and lift, with all the '•*<!"« of the
'^T^VSUf lHsr^'w Mmthor'f fnmou» 'Septimus' and more. Thr characters are all out c'
S;'-'*£^i*lU*.'«®lO the ordinary anil iplrndldty depicted, and the end it an artistic triumph
jPISB' i —a fitting chma* fur a Itvry that It full of charm on.! surpHst."
Zi/ferW»*BHtr Ini.ri.nn MiiKiialnr.
jSST/.mIPBH'--' Simon «1» Oot. M. P.. hurlnn iwl life with a Kay anil >errn«
"^/HStiifa'T phllMophy. l« miildmlr «11«1 upon to fa.-c d,..-itb. as tils phyalrlan
'- \r"'isF,Mßn''3| In for 11 Lira that 11- hnn nnl.T n tfn month» to lire TUU he lion
r~j=f"^i''irMTKsa*? cnUiuiMv .in.l ]i-at« at (tenth until he dl»rnT<-r« to M* r(.nfu«lon that
fe#4M:fi;^Hil' dMtlny"l» » cn-ntcr j-^trr than be. Th» heroine la an «-«miner of
Iiw^aVT'SSOT animals, anil nn Important figure In the «tnry in a dwarf, who BM a
f«t?js{iV.J *Tgjy troupe of performing cam. The scene of the norel la laid la London
THE THIEF OF VIRTUE • limn . «i.o
"Mr PMUpottt hat written many itoriet of this very land and this Mr» people, but "The
Thief of Virtue' tacelt them oil (» dramatic power, in emotional pathot, and In reallttie
PW»p Oulcl»6room i. on* to bt r™™ii.T«l. on'l the story that embalms him like a ft in «»»«r
it genuine literature." —Chicago Reoord-Hernld.
THE HAVEN .*»« u<>t>
"TV rawed UffMrrnest. «n<J(H<fi«iMr« «nd interett of Iti character! make It a book to tie read
"n DkZhZ'%% Cd,mnr7m trUo« of heart with the ripening wisdom of year. ,nd tko.e
tcno have learned to appreciate his realistic art Mill find 'The Haven' a fine example of hit
matvrett potcert." —Clilonco cord-Herald.
By MRS. JOHN LANE Illustrate. 12mo. 11.80
"Keen, clever, gently amuting and tcndrrlr. cynleil."— Clilcnuo Kcrord-Herald.
"Jin Lane hat the gift of gifts, humor. An original and sparkling boo* from the pen of
a kindly at well at a keen critio It life. To .lew life 'according to Maria' it to find new test
therein Maria It at inconsistent and ienr „ ilr: Kickleby, and almost equally da we hug
her tayingt to our heart." —N*w York Tliur*.
By JOSEPHINE DASKAM BACON »2™ .Profuwly Illustrate. |1.50
"Hay co«»« the reader to mitt •» important engagement orJl^ (Ir ' n^I '||J.* ( J-'n nllet|ni
"Captures the imagination at the outlet by the boldness of the situation. .. We should
br hard put to it to name a better American novel of the month."— Outlook.
■nuu iiyr ISiMDAMV IMB international si uoio MCUI VfIRK
JOHN LASlfc LUIVIrAJiI Send for Hummer Catalogue. Kr». t«LV¥ IUIW
owner; Jowpb Fretler, builder; altenttlom "f
tmlMins; $900.
!;.is<lta and Benefit streets—C. E. Morlti,
Qraham street, owner; C. H. Hoogenboom,
builder; one-story three-ronm residence; $:i'>n.
Macy street, 1000 B. .1. Klnchooff, 88 Tui
r ,., itreet, owner; D. B. Trlpp, builder!
alb rations ol restdi net; $300.
Manhattan place, 981— J. E. Haßlf>y, at lot,
owner: J. S. Brokaw, builder; l',i-»tnry 2
room garage; $400. »
Second avenue, 3479— C. W. Davis, at lot,
owner; Q. W, Nuko, builder; additions to resi
denoe; $200.
Blxty-seeond street, 613 W»«t—Elisabeth
Smith, 1343 Wlnfleld street, owner; P. .1.
r ft f'o., builders; one-story five-room
residence; $1500.
Fifty-fifth street, 318 West—N. O, Nelson,
23!1'.j West Fifty-third street, owner and
builder; one-story six-room residence; $lr.iui.
Barton and Ellentro avenue*—DWlght
Brooks, M 2 West Sixth street, owner; P. J.
Leaver & Co., builders; one-story five-room
residence; $1700.
Fifty-second street, 1147 West—Ray Robhins,
107 South Broadway, owner; P. .1. Leaver &
Co., builders; one-story six-room residence;
Uateo street, 85—Union Oil company. S"
curlty building, owner and builder; one-story
two-room residence; $1000.
Trinity street, 3420—Mrs. E. D. Cale, 1(13
South Union avenue, owner; P. .7. Leaver,
& Co., builders; one-story three-room residence
Seventy-seventh street, 4nr, West—lira. Jay
Hardy, at lot. owner and Wilder; one-story
four-room residence; $600.
Brighton avpnuo, 8807— Q. B. Btephenson. at
lot, owner: W. D. Clark, builder, alteration*
to n ■Idence, Si"' 1).
Francis avenue, 87M— W, H. Gilbert. 080
West Eighteenth street, owner and builder;
two-ltory eight-room reHidenc", $3000.
Avenue 21, 333 South—*. R. Collins. Pasa
dena street, owner; W. J. Carroll, builder;
<. ti < ■ tory residence, WOO.
San Pedro street, 181-SR North—Goldsmith
brothers, owners; C. B. Blodgett, builder;
alterations to building, $l^o.
Seventy-first street, BSE West- Amelia Amt
den, 881 West Beventy-flrsl street, owner;
one-story four-room residence, %-',<W).
Dorcheßt-r avenue, 2874 11. 11. Taft, 217
Bouth Wilcoj avenue, Hollywood, owner and
builder; two-story twelve-room residence.
Twenty-second street, i"4i WestD»vld w.
Sidney, 1823 West Twenty-fourth street, own
er and builder; one-story live-room residence,
Orme avenue. IMS— W. B. Thompson. 10W
CaitlUloi Htret, owner; Frank Hoffman, liulld
er; one-atory four-room residence. $1000.
Boto street, W South—Mrs. Hattle I. Fer
(uson, 810 South Boto street, owner; H. B.
& II (i Beer, builders; one-story four-room
residence, $2SOO.
Pennsylvania avenue, 1633-.Tohn Meyer, t™
North Boyle avanue, owner; H. B, * H. <",.
Beer, builders; one-atory soven-room residence,
Sun Pedro, ssr, West sixth stroet Han Pe
dro foundry, Han Pedro, owner and builder;
one-story alteration to foundry building. $150.
Fifty-second street, l. r.63 Kast—Jessln D,
Nichols, at lot, owner and builder; addition to
residence, $165.
Cured without the knife or pain. Three doc
tors. Seventh year in Los Angeles. Our office*
' and sanatorium fitted for the scientific and
effective treatment of cancers and, tumors.
(specialists of 40 years' experience In charge,
who treats all cases with the NEW GERMAN
REMEDIES. Breast tumors removed In 1
days without surgical operation or pain: al«o
without removing any tissue. OUR NEW
METHODS; guaranteed. Pay when cured.
Internal tumors treated. Skin cancers'
killed Instantly; FEE $10; no pain or blood.
Our ref< irp"<rii»"». p|«-wd nntlentf*.
Rooms 224 and 225 San Fernando Building
4tb and Main St«.- Los Angeles. Cal.
( » ,
V?^^'/?'" I"''^ 1 "*sl For good trunks,
f-efTSfcT—i<Z«sJJV)/i (raveling bags,
T"**¥" * r "~' Tj»y «nd dress suit
r^u[.-ll^-yt' —....i •\)r w 'J^ r -p caseß go to
llJlfljJ s.U.Whitney
trLJ i\T"£S ■ the oldest e«
tabllshed and most reliable trunk manufac
turer, .store and factory, 236 South Main. .
TO $1000 I'ER ACRE. .
438 Citizens National Bank Bldg.
7'/^C —Gains To 10c
Send for free map and latest oil Informa
1012 Union Trust Building. ;
Fourth and Spring Sts. ■' i
It's as easy to secure a bargain In a used
automobt'e, through want advertising, as It
tued to be—and mill la—to securo a horoa
and car age. _ ■

xml | txt