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design for necklace of lights - is. m mm i OF LI6!!T EOLES Lomnvuce Will Hold...
is. m mm i OF LI6!!T EOLES Lomnvuce Will Hold Choice of Type Until ponations Are Made. , Aa one of the by-products of Oakland's campaign to ring Lake Merntt with a "necklace-' if 660 ornamental poles donated by clti' rens. many desiitns.for such poles. In metal or concrete,. are now being submitted to (he cowmitteo In charge of the polo campaign, and many sufTifestions are being received, with the number Increasing daily. . . Discussion has atartcd a, to whether the lake's "necklace of lighl" should have one-light poles, two-light pole or three-light roles. Advocate ef thfs-or that plan have started eendlns tholr Ideas to Commissioner V. .T. . Baccus, City Electrician Carl HaHy, City Treasurer H. J. Anderson and the other official .who have charge of the pole campaign. "We are not favoring any choice." say members of the com mittee. "Vole ere being donated by the citizens of Oakland, but the final design fs a matter for the future, when we are ready to start construction." - ? .One-pole, a two-light Affair, hns ben suggested by a concrete firm. This pole would have tho donor s tablet at the base of the pole. Others plan to have the tablets near the top. But first we - want the , poles fully donated," says Baccus. "The matter of where to put the" donors' names will come later.'' 1 Seven more donors of poles are listed today, adding to the. big colr' lection "f Oakland citizens who are helping wJth the "necklace of light." The new donors Include: I V; O. Lawrence, Piedmont Par-! lor, N. D. C.W.; Calvin M. Orr, ' Merchants Exchange, Knights of Columbus, employees of Hotel. Oak- lnd and Mrs. M. F." Smith. S BRITISH FIRE PUT OCT. SAN tiEANDRO, July 1. A fire t believed to have originated from ; csji. lighted match or cigarette tossed ! r from a passing machine, swept., through the underbrush and small I , , trees on the bank of the San Lean- i ; dro creek, near. Bast Fourteenth . ' street, yesterday afternoon. It was , j,' extinguished before any mateflal : damage had been caused. f t ' .' - f MATEMAL FOB A HOME AXD $23, ' Tou never heard of cuc'i an' offer , In your life The Realty Syndicate Company offers you a horn free and $2S if you purchase one of those wonderful lots in Chevrolet Heights or Columbian Park Satu.day afternoon or Sunday, Why not take that month's rent that you would pay' tor July, make that tho first pay- ,ment on your lot and secure enoifkn material to ulld your home free, If , you hustle a bit you can also have - in cash by finishing your home Like This One? One of trvcral types cf light pole which have been suggested for Lake Merritt's "Xecllacc" mttmrt : ft: rt. t-? 1 ' I I .! M ' ' (

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 01 Jul 1922, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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