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WEDNESDAY
The San Francisco Call
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GEARY STREET ROAD &HOULD RUN
_ - - .
TT is not clear why the board of supervisors should deny trans
| portation to the people resident on the line of Geary street.
][_ This thoroughfare passes through the very heart of the resi
dence district and puts it in touch with the downtown busi
ness quarter. Such facilities for transit as are offered by this rail
way supply a very real need.
It is not necessary at this time to discuss the policy of spend
ing a large sum to build a municipal street railway. The point
to be made is that there is no intention to begin this work in
the immediate future. No contract has been let, nor, as we under
stand the rijatter, are the plans complete. It may be six. months,
perhaps a year, before the city is ready to tear up the present
tracks. In that interval the residents served by the Geary street
railway should not be denied facilities for transportation that can
be put in operation within the hour.
The contention of a member of the board of supervisors
that the railway company should forego its claim to the rails, in
consideration of being permitted to reopen the line, is met by the
answer that the company cannot make this surrender without the
consent of the bond holders, who hold a mortgage on the physical
property. Whether the Geary street railway company or the city
owns these rails is a question that must be settled in court.
While the road lies idle the city is losing a not inconsiderable
revenue which the company agrees to pay and has paid into the
public treasury as a percentage of the gross receipts. The people
along the line are suffering for lack of transportation, and the only
person who profits by the tieup is Mr. Patrick Calhoun, whose
lines get the benefit of the overflow.
The Geary street road can be started up at once. There would
be not the slightest danger to the city's rights in letting it run.
The temporary permit can be made from month to monthV week
to week, or even day to day, in order to avoid delay when the
municipality is ready to begin building its line. It is plainly the
duty of the supervisors to enter into such an arrangement dur
ing the interval between this date and the beginning of con
struction. The public wants the Geary street cars to run.
OFFENSIVE ADVERTISING METHODS
THERE is active rebellion in Tacoma against the billboard.
The prevailing state of mind in that, city was stimulated in the
first instance by a monstrous double decker advertising sign
that shut out the whole north end from view of the magnificent
and inspiring mountain from which the city* takes its name. The
Tacoma improvement society took up the matter and has succeeded
in persuading the author of this monstrosity to take it down and
out. This success has inspired the society to further efforts to
minimize the nuisance. The case for the society is stated in a
letter written in reply to an advertiser who used the board as
•follows:
You state that 5-011 "do not have much concern for beautifying cities.
That is, we might individually, but not as advertisers." The people whom
you are trying to reach are "individuals" and take pride in beautifying
their city and "have concern" in so doing. It appears to us that you, as
•"advertisers,'' must take note of this feeling of the people of a city in oppo
sition to k billboards that disfigure the city, because, if a system of advertising
is distasteful to people it. is not a good system, is it? Your object 1 is not
to offend people, but to . attract them, is it not? j
How many goods would you buy of a travelingman who came into
your office and presented his wares to you in an offensive manner? The
manner" of your advertising strikes other people the same way.
Old residents 'of San Francisco will remember the time when
the sky line of Twin peaks was disfigured by the huge advertising
\sign of a local firm. But when remonstrance was made the mer
chants who were responsible for the erection were quick to see that
it was bad business and at once removed it. It will not be disputed
that sentiment has much to do -with the success of advertising.
Merchants who use vulgar and offensive methods of pushing their
ide will very quickly become identified in the minds of the public
th a cheap John, catchpenny trade. '
A BUSINESSLIKE CITY ADMINISTRATION
HE new supervisors have done more work and more good
work for the city in _a month than their malodorous prede
r cessors did in a year and a half. The record of Monday's
proceedings in the board shows what an arrear of work must
be made up. v It is a big load, but the board has got a move on it*
Among other things, the action of the board gives reason to
hope that the wrecked dome of the city hall will not much longer
offend the eye and outrage the sensibilities of San Franciscans.
The neglect of this eyesore by the late board for more than a'yeir
was a gross scandal, as well as eloquent testimony to that body's
incompetence. The first thing an eastern visitor, does when he
strikes San Francisco is to unsling his camera and take a snap
shot of that melancholy dome in its looped' and windowed ragged
ness. Then he. laughs, and who shall say that. San Francisco.
has not in some degree earned the gibes of the scornful stranger?
The point made by Supervisor Sullivan that the city: does not
need a separate hall of justice appears to be well taken. There
was a time when San Francisco could afford to. indulge in such
extravagances; .but there is present need for every penny for the
municipal necessaries. There should' be no 'difficulty in accom
modating all the departments of Justice as well as the city prison
under one roof. The city haU 'is pretty near the center of .city
life and is the right point of concentration for- municipal'. business:'
The streets are not being, neglected in the press of municipal
affairs, and the provision of $600,000 for their repair gives promise
EDITORIAL PAGE
that by the time the rains begin our chief thoroughfares will have
acceptable roadways. The city is at length getting the benefit
of a businesslike administration./ It only needs common 1 sense' and
common honesty.., . .\u25a0..••_-_: , ', \u25a0> \\ Vr.r
THE decision of the third district court of appeal in the matter
of a superior court judge for Shasta, county -closes a political
episode which, in the process of its . evolution, was creditable
neither to Governor Gillett nor to Dr. Pardee, his prede
cessor in office. L : •
In 1905 the legislature^ dominated by a set of rascally politi
cians, created a. second judgeship for Shasta county against the
protest and warm remonstrance of a great majority r of the people
in that political- division.. There was no more need for a
superior court judge in Shasta than for a fifth wheel on a coach,
and everybody knew it. But Governor Pardee signed the bill and
appointed a man to fill the place. -It was altogether a piece of
discreditable politics. '-\ } r
Last year the people of Shasta county, feeling themselves
unjustly, treated by the imposition of a gratuitous burden, devised
a plan to get rid of; the superfluous judgeship and; elected Judge
Head to the place, on his promise that he would not qualify. That
promise was fulfilled, but Judge Bush, fardee's \u25a0 appointee, con
tended that he continued in office until his successor qualified.
This pomt > the court of appeal decides to be not well taken and
the tax payers of Shasta are relieved. of the useless load. Governor
Gillett, ' like* Pardec, in defiance of tHe popular wish, sought to
fortify Judge Bush in his superfluous office by reappointirig him
in March last. There is need of plain speaking alSout this affair,
because botH governors do not appear to have realized that they
were engaged-on a mean and unworthy job of public plunder./
Heavy timbers instead of planks
are to be used in the Taft platform.
Joseph Cannon, in flouting the idea
that the tariff should be revised^ says
"let well enough alone." Well enough,
surely— but for whom?
* Richard . Croker has refused an
offer of $100,000" to write "his auto
biography. He might consent.' if
an immunity clause were inserted in
the contract. ..>;'' \u25a0'.'
The Pittsburgh Dispatch"', says that
"respectful thought in relation to the
candidacy of Senator • Khox; for . the
presidency is 'developing - more ; and
more" in -all parts pf the country." The
.vln the Joke World.-.
: **I can't understand Mabel."
"W-I^y notr' \u25a0•\u25a0.'-\u25a0. '- '\u25a0"•" /•-.\u25a0\u25a0. '-.;-'\u25a0
"She's always trying to get things to
match her complexion."
"What oflt?" . _
"Haven't you \u25a0 ever \u25a0 noticed her .' com
plexion ?"~Milwaukee Sentinel." -
."Well,", demanded 4 the i stern ; visaged
woman at the back door,* 1 "whatt do you
want?*'/ • ' '(,::C'". i ":''^.-:X; i^'': : .--- %\ - : ., ,\, f d
"Why,", replied the tranjp;. "l seen you
advertised table .board' in \ dis . mornin's
papers-^—^" • ",. .' \ ' '. '\u25a0:'/•. -'. f--")'."v'--;j
. "Well?"
"WelL,I thought' maybe yer was giv
ln* out seme 'samples.'.'— Catholic Stand-
"She positively went crazjvover^ her
new bat."- ;
t'lndeed?" "•\u25a0 ; . v
, "Yes. .It .went, to: her head."—Mil
waukee. Sentinel. ..-.. *
"They say that.i Shifter' is 10 years
ahead of his. time.", :~ ~ . v
i "Well," it's not true. I'm his' landlord,
and!l ;know;:he's 'just^sixrmonths- be-
Wu«L"r-PtiJlade]phla^jflfluJjfiii h;- '
When Fairbanks Conies
THE SHASTA JUDGESHIP SCANDAL
NOTE AND COMMENT
Dispatch is -• to be congratulated on
having such exclusive ';- news sources.
Those; who dislike ) paradoxes will
be . glad to know that the toughness
of. .the -tenderloin will soon be a
thing of the- past.
v; "Is marriage declining?" asks an
anxious contemporary; The .' heart
broken : poetry that drifts into news
papers indicates that some of the girls
are. -\u25a0 Sl^^^^S
...New York barbers say they will
not cut the hair, of men who shave
themselves; /Sharpen family
shears and add another, burden to the
shoulders of patient r wives.
iBUILDED— Reader. City. "Bullded"
as ; an English \ word i ; is \ to be found •. Ih
the dictionaries with the announcement <
that, it > Is , antlquated^^Bmerson found
it a pretty/good word- to express- his
meaning when he ;wrot«*."The Prob-'
lem":.;' - \u25a0 "\u25a0 '\u25a0'-)/: \y^.~'.i '\u25a0 : ; ;
The hand; that rounded" Peter's dome
Andigrolned the, aisles- of Christian
>.5; i ;::\j ßome, " . ;.\u25a0-.::;;\u25a0 .....,•\u25a0.•.•; ;\u25a0:\u25a0; \u25a0•"
WfoughtUn: a sad; sincerity; .. " \u25a0
Himself ifrom:God hecouid^ijdt^ree;
Heibuilded^better^thanthekhew:
The conscious' stone :to beauty -grew.
Longfellow' In "Christus" also uses
the^word: • ' '
With him tolled, his children, and "their
-. ; .:. lives >.;•'. : ..- .- . 7 ; ;_••; -
Were , bullded ' t with his own. into the
\'.- J ; _';. .walls,,".': ',"\u25a0- .;; \u25a0; . ' ._
As offeri ngs >' unto f God.
Lowell^ in.-V Aladdin" .has: !
•When^liCould[not'Bleep'for cold I
'.:I,had;flre!en6ugh;lnimy brain.
And builded.'arith : roof s l of ' gold
castles tin Spain.
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in; Massachusetts— w;h.'e.; city
.V Answers to Queries .*,
.% In Railway Circles .\
y— — — -—— __ _ *«•
THE- : Interstate commerce - commis
sion made a ruling which will
protect the Interests of the rail
. roads still more from . the acts of
those who think it right to "beat", a
railway in the matter of , freight
charges. The commission has Issued
printed copies of correspondence go
ernlng a case wherein a wrong rate
was applied on a shipment ' of goods,
and the receiving agent found himself
unable to collect - the ; deficit from the
consignee. The man ,;to v whom the
goods were sent; had disposed of them
andj; said he was not responsbile for
the I mistake made .by the company.
Secretary '\u25a0\u25a0 Moseley laid the , matter be
fore < the ; commission and was \u25a0 In
structed to write both the railway com
pany and the consignee of the goods,
advising the one that it was its duty
to sue,' if necessary, to recover the
undercharge, . even though the cost of
the suit exceeded the amount in Ques
tion, \u25a0 and to the consignee . giving a
copy of the letter to . the ' railway com
pany, and "advising him to pay the dif
ference. The . interstate commerce com
mission holds that as the tariff is open
to "'. the public no excuse will be 5 held
valid that a wrong rate was quoted.
The . Western ? Padflo \u25a0 has Its i tracks
laid to Palermo from Marysville and
also to the Mokelumne . river from
Stockton. ' Rapid v progress has been
made from Marysville to Orovllle. One
day.saw 7,200 -feet of rail laid and on
the next , day 7,800 : feet, which breaks
the record. •, There will be ; some delay
In pushing? the work Ito Sacramento, ' as
the Mokelumne river has to , be bridged,
but now that the track has reached the
bank material will b a se from Stock
ton: for the construction : of the bridge.
The - officials of -the Western Pacific
have , not .as yet ;' decided • whether
this stretch^ of iroad. will be used for
local .traffio before the - entire ;' line 'is
completed/ v ' That ; matter, they, say.
has ; not as .; yet " come .up for discus
sion. The: general; Impression is. how
ever, that no;part ; of the .Western.Pa
cific; will be; open for traffic until the
whole line. is finished. „
> ; B. F. MoDaniel, . traveling freight
agent : of i the Santa ' Fe, limped into the
general offices Saturday, and, throwing
himself on the bench, gave utterance to
a mighty.groan. >;: :
i'- "What's the matter?" asked the sym
pathetic Gregory. • . ;.
T , "Nothing.". ' replied McDanieL "only I
had i the " fight -of : my < life, ;' and --. this , is
what Is : left of. me," and he- exhibited
a;; scarred .• face; ; a twisted limb and a
variety/ of bruises," and ; spoke also ; of
bruises 'which he 'did not care . to show.
"I met a bear, . that's aIL He was ; the
biggest v bear I ; have. ever, seen-;,* He
stood "f" f as i- high ; as if Lou. ' Stan ton of the
Milwaukee; . he 'was as big around 3 as
Crane? of i the -; New ; York^ Central; and
he had a' look as fierce as ' Andy Stew
art V>wheh •? he - loses ':; at -poker." Talk
about , agility, I ; why. Frank Fabens 1 isn't
In =It with f this: bear.\ He came; at: me
and : I ;: ducked.^; end" 111 1 let * him have a
thump iln i- the : ribs.* " , He gave ! such . a
snort that - you ' woula have : thought *it
/wras I R.'.v'Af j Donaldson i sneezipg. • Then
he +\u25a0 gave p m a J a ,'£ cuff ?on \ the .;. ear. '• 7- The
.whole" world 1 ; spun {[around. V. Then. I saw
one ; offJim*A"gler's-tralns coming along
and:l;made;a ; runfor.*it.\But-it'would
not stop;; and ; three f times I ran around
the^-'cars,: and-- fortunately;? the bear
stopped a minute in front of the engine
to -JscratchShis ; ear,:' and'" the ,; locomo
tive? bowled' him 'over and I iumped
aboard." - ::
F. W. Thompson : of the ;. Rock : Island
lines ,wlll k soon •;\u25a0 leave for the* southern
Q & *t~ 9 { tbe " state ; ont company lbuslness.
of v Massachusetts is the^peak of , Mount
Greylock, 5.535 feet above sea' level. Vi
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! LAND; GRABBING--O.vA.iS.; Santa
| : Rosa;? Cal.7^ If > you iwiU : j state clearly
.what r v you ' want? to i know about * land
•grabbing ; this '£? department' ' wilj -"en
deayor: to 'I answer, j/,' ' v.
THE INSIDER
Tells of the famous rectors who preached
powerful sermons beneath the lofty riave of
' Grace Episcopal church many years ago
-V- „ i'l x rr^HE final demolition of the ruins of
Recollections Of I . Grace churc h, admittedly the nearest per
* Old G race Church /*vfect- specimen of Gothic architecture in
this city, recalls some of the stories which cluster around its historic remains.
Grace church began its career by a disappointment, for it was originally in :
tended for cathedral purposes and was built fa/ Bishop Kip, but, throngh some
disagreement in the church body politic, it was- never the cathedral. Many
famous . rectors officiated beneath its once lofty nave and many famous
sermons delivered there are remembered with vividness by the people
of today who listened to them in the early seventies. One in particular
caused a sensation. It was when the best known and most erratic rector
of all "the brilliant line announced one Sunday morning that be had had an
extraordinary and appalling dream; in fact, that it had made such an }in
pressionion him that he felt impelled to accept it as the basic subject of
his discourse that morning. He said that he had dreamed that God was
dead, 'and he went on to deliver one of the most remarkable sermons the
auditors of -Grace church had ever listened to. He portrayed with startling
effect the awful chaos, the darkening and trembling of heaven and tha
frightful blank of earth which had resulted from that fearful happening.
The sermon created a big sensation and a number of his hearers were
unwilling to leave the church at its close.
V««W f n th" Another well remembered and effective ter-
Dance Ot UeaiD mon was ? strong protest against the evils
Startles Auditors o f ballet dancing. So thrilling and pene
trating were the preacher's words that his hearers declared that they ac
tually saw the skeletons and dry bones whirling before the altar and heard
the rattling and knocking of the fleshless frames as he described the "Dance
of Death" with all its attendant horrors.
Still another striking and brilliant discourse was on the "Dead of
74," when the names of all those eminent in social, business or political
life who had died during the year were recited and a few brief and pregnant
sentences containing some truths were delivered about each name as it
was. read. The list was a noteworthy one. As the sermon came to a close
the rector, pointing an impressive finger at those seated in the pews, uttered
slowly and with marked intensity, "Who shall it be next year? Who?
Who?" the finger moving in review over the alarmed occupants of the
pews and seeming to pause at Certain places. "Who?" he repeated sol
emnly, and with v the echo of that condemning voice in their ears the haughti
est and most aristocratic congregation in the city filed down the aisles
silent as before the crack of doom.
The Smart Set
MR. AND MRS. HORACE PILLS
BURY, who are In Boston, have
taken the George Shrev'e home
in San* Mateo and will occupy it
when they. return here in September.
• •••.•
Mr. and , Mrs. W. A. Rogers have
given- up their house in Vallejo street.
Mrs. Rogers will leave for Boston on
September 1, and Mr. Rogers will go
to Goldfield, where he will be joined
later by Mrs. Rogers.
Miss Edna^Wemple, who. has been
traveling abroad with friends for the
last four months, was , in . Heidelberg
when > last heard from and is , expected
home the last of October. :•' ' - '
"\u25a0 '.-, '. \u25a0' '•\u25a0'"-*':' * ~ \u25a0-'\u25a0*- ' •"• \u25a0 • \u25a0
. (Mrs. E. rClemens Horst,'who spent
last week in' San Jose, has returned. to
her home in this city. Mrs. Horst was
accompanied by her mother, Mrs. W.
B.C. Brown, who did not return with"
her. but stopped over in Palo Alto,
where she is visiting her sister, Mrs.,
Jessup.
•\u25a0 Judge and Mrs. Charles L. Weller and
Miss * Weller have returned * from their
summer outing' at Castella and are at
the Knickerbocker.
Mrs. John Heath and her daughter.
Miss . Constance Heath, have" returned
from Paciflo Grove, to their home in
Oakland and will leave soon for tha
east. '
. • • •
Mr. and Mrs. Frank W. Griftln. who
have been making a tour in their auto
mobile, reached Del Monte last week.
.• \u25a0 ' • •
. Mrs. - Edward Barron has taken a
house in this city and will entertain
extensively next winter.
'• • •
Mrs. John Deane and her daughter.
Miss Marie Rose Deane, have taken the
apartment at the Lafayette recently oc
cupied by Mr. and Mrs. Selby Hanna.
. • \u0084'\u0084 ' • •
. Mrs. W. B. Wllshire, accompanied by
her. daughters. Mrs. Jack Polhemus
and Miss Doris Wilshire, will go to Loa
Angeles next week for a three months'
stay. ' .\u25a0;" -. \u25a0 -
..-.\u25a0• •' '.•
Judge and Mrs. N. P. Chipman, who
have been ; at Pacific Grove for, tha ; las t
six weeks, have returned to their home
in Sacramento.
' • !* . • .• ,\u25a0
i Mr. and Mrs. Francis J. «Heney have
Personal Mention
W. J. Curtis of San Bernardino Is at
the Savoy. .^£sgS»
A. C Dalrymple of Chicago is at the
Majestic annex. .
R. A. McGr a th of ; Manila . is , staying
at the Dorchester. '
: ; E. % A. : Case of Boise, Idaho, is regis
tered at the St. Francis.
C J. Cox and .wife of Holllater are
registered at the Savoy.
Elmer Waterman . of Marysville -is
registered at the Hamlin.
- W.,CTruscott of Cincinnati is stay-
Ing at the Majestic annex. . .
Rev. Dean Sumner of Chicago 1 is a
guest 'at .the • St. . Francis.
.. W. S. Hall, a mining man from Fa I
lon, Nev., Is at the St. James.
-\ George ' A. Reef e and wife of Trin
idad, Colo.; are' at the Hamlin.
Dr. J. T. Rohn, a prominent physician
of Redding, Is at the Imperial. ...-":
J.-B.,McCarlyiand wife of Salt Lake
City are guests at the Baltimore.
A:"G. and D.'l*. Wishon of Fresno ar
rived' at^the Fairmont yesterday.f
/'Howard: Reynolds registered at: the
Baltimore yesterday from "Lbs ' Angeles.
; W. D. Waahbum of Chicago and G. H.
Hayes of Goldfleld ».re at the Fairmont.
-' Frank :,Graham %ahd ; wif e '. ot Seattle
are among the guests "at ! the Jefferson.
;\u25a0 7 General G. 'VST.' Huddleston of ; l^ondon
is at the Fairmont. He Is the owner of
- Qoriditions in California
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Califaral* VUmperature* for tlia Uat 24 tonm: "^
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Lnml>»r r«c«iptfl in B*a Trweitca dnriax the U«t wwsk, n.000,000 ft.
hj:ih9 RBdUnto.orMc.fjaw.nl' mwctetioa .with, i company at CUe« far 600,060 nut*
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f :^&*«rf?*. * >^* J««. MWsff^iM and K^ra, I*-*, S« *•».
eiioo, \u25a0it approachiai* wnnpletioa. "\u25a0 , Inside w«irk' is beia* \u25a0 raahW iid'tti taadkc ' •irif%L
ready for ocettpajwy^" tlie "«b4 ; : of .SeptmUt. v --' -' \u25a0
AUGUST 28, 1907
taken an apartment at Sacramento and
Buchanan streets.
• • •
Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Redding will close
their* home at Menlo and spend tha
winter In this city.
• * •
Mrs. John Boggs and Miss Alice
Boggs will leave September 25 for New
York. They will remain In the east
until after Christmas, when they wtll
go to T Florlda for the remainder of the
winter.
• • • • •
Mrs. George Ashton and her two
daughter* will leave for Europe la
September, to be gone two years.
• • • • • "
Judge and Mrs. 'Morrow are home
ward • bound, having- sailed recently
from Cherbourg. .
• • •
Mrs. Jerome Lincoln is at St. Helena,
where she will remain through the
month of September.
-•\u25a0 • •
Mr. and Mrs. George Arrnsby have
given up their home in Saa Mateo and
have taken a house in this city for tha
winter.
• • •
Mr. and Mrs. C. O. G. Miller have
moved Into their new home, recently
completed, at the corner of .Baker
street and Pacific - avenue.
• • •
Mr. and Mrs. Alfred 8. Tubbs. wh«
have spent the last year abroad, wera
in Vienna recently and are exp«ctad
home late in October.
, • • »N» N
..Miss Florida Hunt has returned from
a visit to Fort Bragg,
• • •
Miss Lillas Wheeler, the attractive
daughter ot Mr. and Mrs. Charles Stet
son Wheeler, will leave shortly for
Vassar college.
• • •
Captain Sebree. United State* naryv
who was on this coast for several years,
is expected here with the fleet thi»
winter.
' • . • ' •
Dr. and Mrs. J. Mora Morse expect to
leave here shortly for a European trip
of two years duration.
• • • .
Mr. and Mrs. E. S. Pillsbury are at
their home la Pacific avenue, having re
turned from a visit to Santa Barbara. -
• • •
Mrs. L. H. Clement and*"Mtss Ethel
Clement, who have beea in New Hamp
shire for the past year and a half, are
expected borne in November.
several valuable mining properties ia'
Nevada and California. f
• H.-W. Swift and wife, prominent res
idents of Fresno, are at the Jefferson.
G. Charlton-Smith registered at th«
Hamlin yesterday from ClarksviUa,
Term. "
A. V. UcCotter of. New York, who la
here for a few days, is a guest at the
Majestic
Walter X.' Jaha reached her* from
Chicago yesterday and is staying at
the. Fairmont
iL Grossman and wife, Julio* Aider,
Harry Sazenstein of Dallas, Texaa, are
at the Majestic.
P. Cohn. accompanied by his wlfa
and niece, is staying at the Savoy. They
are from Stockton.
Thomas ,IX Patch, president ;of tha
Eureka gas and electric company, is
a guest at tha Imperial.
. J. B. Gallagher and A. Gifford. own
ers of valuable copper properties at
Teriugton. Ner^are at the Imperial. 1
-Frank Roche of Loa Angelas, G. E.
Sh.eppa.rd of Anderson and F. L. Moon
of New York are guests at the. St.
James.
Captain E. EL Cain and wife of Seat
tle, accompanied by Miss Hlckle, MUa
Barry and Percy Barnes, are at the St.
Francis. ..

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