New Apartments Completed on Foothill Road

Senator Apartments now open

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New Apartments Completed on Foothill Road - 1 COMPLETED Oil FOOTHILL DO AD Glazed Cream...
1 COMPLETED Oil FOOTHILL DO AD Glazed Cream Colored Brick Furnishes Finish of Build ing Exterior. California Builders company an nounces the completion of the Sen ator apartments, located at S620 Foothill boulevard. The building occupies 103 leet frontage on Foothill blvd. and 100 feet on Crosby avenue and contains four stores on tne nrst noor and twenty apartments and four single rooms on the second and third floors. Designing, financing and con struction of this building was han dled oy tne California Builders company for Mr. and Mrs. Chester E. Smith and no expense has been spared to make this one of the finest equipped apartments In the rapidly growing Foothill boulevard district. FINISHED IN CREAM. The exterior of the hiilldlnn- in finished in a semi-glazed cream col ored race brick. The apartments are fitted with all of the latest conveniences. Including built-in refrig erators, DreaKrast nooks, tile drain boards, gas ranges and linoleum in the kitchens; built-in dressers in the dressing rooms, and wall beds In every room. Every apartment is wired for radio plugs and equipped wun communicating teiepnone system. One of the novel features of this building Is a large ball room erected on the roof. A latticed roof garden with benches and tables ad-1 Norse Call forh U. S. Dried Fruits Slumps Paciflo coast fruit growers suffered a. "lump in one of their foreign markets the first quarter of this year, when Norway, Sweden and Denmark Imported far less than the normal tonnage of prunes, ourranta and raisins. The chief decline for the period was In prunes Imported by Denmark, shipments being about $4,000,000 pounds less than for the corresponding period In 1924. Joins the ballroom and provides an iaeai piace tor auernoon teas. A centrally located oil burning steam plant provides the heat and hot water for all of the aDartmenta xne oatntubs are of an unusual de sign and are finished completely in wnue giazea tne. The lighting fixtures were de signed and installed by the Spencer Electric company under the per sonal direction of Mrs. Smith and are particularly artistic. STORES ALL TAKEN. All of the stores are occuDled at the present time, and deposits have been received for the majority of apartments. The entire building cost slightly In excess of $80,000, ana was completed by the Califor nla Builders company In approxi mately 100 days. According to Mr. and Mrs. Smith: tneir venture has been such a prof ltable one, and their business deal ltrgs with the California Builders Uompany bo pleasant that they are already planning on securing an other lot and repeating their trans action through the California Builders company system. The California Builders company specializes In taking entire charge of operations from the bare property to the finished building, Including designing, financing and construction, and the case of Mr. and Mrs. Smith is but one of hundreds that have been carried to successful completion.

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 28 Jun 1925, Sun,
  3. Page 36

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