*************** • j * * »#########*####### Social Mrs. G. W. MlU-.hclI entertainer! at, dinner on Christ.mns day Mr. nnd Mrs. Edflnr Mitchell iincl Hev. urirl Mrs. Gage. Dinner wifiHls fur CbrlHt.rrms at, the borne of Mr. mul Mrs. VV, B. Uioad- well v.'f.'ro tiio Misses Amy awl E!ra Swnnsen, MoHHni. A, Andnraon and Phil Miller. Mr. and Mrfl. ,1. K. If eat h entertained with a turkey dinner on GliriHt.mafi day, their «nest« being Mr., and Mr.s. ijfordnn, Rev. and MrH. Conley, MJHH Kinney and Mr. Hur tun. Oeaiil.iful poinfieUas pruned the table. A family KRlherlrig partook of a bountiful ObrlstmHH dinner at the home of Mr. and Mrs. 'P. K. (JriH- wold. Tho xueHlfl included Mr. and MrH. Elliott and family, Mr. and MrH. W. M. (iri.swold and En^erie (JriHwold of LOH AnK"I<:.H. Tho family Chrlnttnus tree bloHHotned at the Elliott homo on Tuesday ni^ht. A merry family pi'rty apent ClirlHt- niHH at, the home of Mr. and MTH. Will (jriffithfi, enjoying a four-coui-He turkey dinner. The hoiiHe wa.s decorated w.i,Ui a profiiHioti of holly, caught up with bi« red ribbon boWH and ChristmaH bellH. The KUOH(,H were MrH. JcrmlrjUH, Mr. Love, Mrs. Adset and family, and Mm. Hparkw and family, Mr. and MrH. Clarence Allison entertained with a jolly family flintier on OhriHtrnaH day, COVITH be- laid for Hevenl.eeri, including, tlie immediale family, l)r, Reed nrirl family, MrH. Wallace, Mr, and MrH. McAIlen, Mr. and Mrr. ThorriaHon, Dr. Kollnr, Mr and MrH. Willinrn Clarke and (J rand ma AlliHon. The royal bird WHH accompanied by the iiHtial flxtn'H and jent.H arid aided di A large aurl merry family ff celebrated Christmas -it the home of Mr. and Mrs. C. K. Daniels, covers bc-intf laid for twenty-seven, including, besides the six imniudiati: members of the family, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Daniels .uid three children of Los An- KX-ICH, Oco. (). Daniels of !>)« Angeles, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Thomas of Glendora, Mr. and Mrs. B. B. Pitts and Mr. and Mr.s. C. 15. Pitts of Prospect Park, Miss Kthcl Morgan, Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Daniels and three children Mr. and Mrs. W. II. Daniels and t o children and Mrs. C. A. Daniels. On Monday evening. Doc. '23, at the homo of Mr. and Mrs, William Ovcrholt'/.er, on Double avoniiu, the marriage nf IJIanch 1)., their eldent daughter, to Mr. Win. O, Hnider, wa.s Holcmni/.ed. No Heone moro cliiu'iniiiK nor thong nmru happy IIIIH graced our valley Hum the one called to attention by "Wedding Munio" from the "JluguenotH, " with MrH. Andrew MoAllon at the piano, at li :55 o'clock Monday evening, and no winger hn.s .sung "Promina Mo" in a more mail Fill manner than Mrn. VV. W. Nu/.uu rendered thin Holur.timi just before the coming of tho wedding party, At 7 o'clock the find notoH from "Lohengrin" gavo a final notion of tho coining of tho bridal couplo: They wore led to an im- poHing arch of pn IIIIH and lilieaby thn Jiov. (ieorgo l.«\ Chomborlon, piiHtot of the local Urethron Church, attended by CharkiH Ilanawalt of LordH- burg and Mltm Man Kexroad of Ana- holm. U wan a mont impruNHivo ner- vioe which made this twain one lloHh. During the oongrutulationH Mrs. McAIlen played "MeditatioiiH. " Tho brido WUH most charming, attired in creum Hi Ik and carrying white carnations. Her maid wore pink mull and carried pink cttrnu- tioiiH. Tho groom and bent man wore tho conventional black. Mr. Hnidor la a native .of Indiana and han been a resident, of Oakland, Cal., for the jiUHt HOVOII years, }|o is a reoont graduate of St. Mary'H college in bin homo city. Tim brido JH a nativo daughter anil a favorite with her many friends and use After the rernuumy, a twi wedding HUpper WUH nerved to t.y llvu jolly folks who graced (he wedding Hpread. A profi.ifii.ni of elegant and useful presents \vns shuweri'd iipuii the liappy pair, \\bicb will make their limm* at Cniicbi'lla, \ibiMv they will Ki'i up hiiiiM'ki'i'ping at the close of the holiday reason, a ruiK-tiiiil lemimliM' ul' thi'ir numy li'icntls in (lie i>|<| home place. Tl.uioe wh-.i attended the Snider ( )vei holl/er wedding from out nf town ueie, Mr. and Mr.s. H J. liill heimur, K. UeShetler, Miss Angic Cai>ipbe.ll, Miss Iva Ueanblnssom. and J. C. Ulack nf L.>-> Angele.s; Mr. and Mrs. (i. N. Kr\i,,iul mid daughter Mao of Analui'ii; Mr. and Mis. 1. S. '.Meihidt/ei ut Long Beach; Miss dura Custer nf Pasa deua; Chab. iliitiawult of Lurdsburg. Dinner gticsts on Chrihtman n nt tho homo of Mr. and Mrs. John Brnnjea were Mr. awl Mra. Jacob TJrunjes, Mr. and Mrs. W. Hoogendyk and family, Miss Meta and Tom Bnmjefl. On Monday evening, Kev. arid Mr. Paul Htevens, with their little son, drove home from a pleaiant dinner at tho home of Mr. and Mrs. K. M. DnughiH, expecting to find a dark and ctdd bonne, and great was their surprise on dincovnring that it wan brilliantly lighted and full of guesty. Home of the congregation had conspired to meet together to show in HiibHtantial form their appreciation of Mr. HteveiiH 1 devotion to hit) church. Home of tho ladies united in presenting Mrs. Htevens with n lovely now handbag, the contend of which were golden and of no Hmall value. Many other useful articles were received. A happy evening was spent with songs and recitations and the party broke up with mutual good wlwhea for tho festive season. Mr. and Mrs, Austin Warner entertained at ChriHtrnag dinner a family party, covers being laid for twelve, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Baldridge, Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Warner and Master Donald, Mr. and Mrs. H. McNeil 1 of Long Beach, Mrs. F. M. Full/, of Burlington, fa., Mr. Sylvester Warner of fJuthrio, Oklahoma, and Mrs. II. H. Worley. An immense turkey from tho ranch of Percy Warner of Clark's Valley graced tho beautifully decorated table. Tho center piece was a beautiful china bowl more than a hundred years old. Tho vases at either end of tho table have been in tho family a hundred and twenty yearn. Tho parlors wore decorated with mistletoe and holly and bright, oak and maple leaves from Jowa. Thirteen of tho grandchildren of MrH. .John WilkiiiN wore entertained by their respective mothers at tlie home of Mrs. Komi C. Clarke on Tuesday afternoon. The home was decorated profusely with' holly and mistiotou and a ChrintmaH tree loaded with presents for all occupied tho center of the parlor. After the gil'tH were distributed the little ones were Healed round tho dining table anrl fi surprising amount of cocoa and eatables dlnappoaied. Tea followed for the grownups, after which till adjourned to tho Episoo- pul Christmas ovo festivities. Those present were tho Misses Muriel and GWOD Sherwood, Margery Clarke, Phyllis b'runjes, Margaret, Dorothy, Nellie and Hilda Matthews, and Masters Harold, Cyril and Willie .Sherwood, Jack and Lewis Clarke, Messrs. and Minos. V. W, Sherwood, John Brunjes. W. II. Matthews. Mrs. J. Wilkins, Mrs. K. C. Clarke ami Miss Lucy Matthews. A merry party of young people gathered on Christmas day at tho homo of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Doloater at Charter Oak to partake of tho hospitality for which those people arc especially noted. The party mot in the morning at the residence of .J. M. Smith on San Bernardino ave- nuo and made tho trip to Charter Oak by hayrido provided by Mr. Doleator. Members of thn party were, all near relatives and were a premium bunch of couHins. Tho list of minion making up the party is convincing evidence that tho Smiths are accumulating. Supplied from tho family of fiuorgo Smith of South Citrus avenue were Thomas and Alice and Mr. and Mrs. John Shuoy of Long Beach; from tho family of J. M. Smith wero Roy, Lee, Mabel, Ino/. and Mr. and Mrs. C. I. Smith of Hollywood; from J. K. Smith's family of Sedalia, Mo., were Miss (lortio and Mr. Fred Smith of Hollywood. It was a day of pleasure and will linger in tho memories uf each participant. Tho beautiful home of Mr. and Mrs, A. P, Korckhotf wan gaily decorated and illuminated last Saturday night, when tho Christmas celebration of tho Amphion Club was held. It WUH also "Italian night," and music by Italian composers W as fie liu'tod. Mines. Ennis and W. II. Collins gave a piano <|uol, "Cavuleria Rusticann, in excellent time and feeling and responded for nui'ore with "I'i/xiciiti." Mr. Chan. Evans, who IHIH a .sweet tenor yuii'u, gave miii'li pleasure bv bin rendering ot "A Land ot Uoses," bv Teresa del Kiego, "Spring in Come," by Maude V. Whiti>, and "The Littlo Irish liirl," by Hermann Luhr. A innsl interesting number \MI.-I I he leading bv Mrs. Ny«>. Mrs. John Brunjes sang "O, Dry Tho.-e Tears," by I Teresa del Hit-go, and " Margherilo, " •by Erick Meyer lielmud. Mrs. iHninjes piiti.'ii'sst'ti a mcy/.n sopnuiu \uii't» which has aiways I een ad i mired t»r its cwretness and simpli jelly. Inn under the carelnl tuition , ot Mrs. Thorpe it bus much Impmv t'd ill Volume Illlil e.\pi esaion. I Dainty refreshments wero served. The hostess wiib assisted in receiving 1 by Mines. Jennings and Ennis. Mr, and Mrs. G«o. Jeffrey entertained with a family dinner on Christmas day, their guests being Mr. and Mrs. McCarthy and baby and Mr. Brimble. K. M. Chapman an'd family spent Christmas at the home of C. C. Chapman of Fnllerton. Miss Josie Hanson returned Saturday from n vfnit since May at her former home in Minnesota. Miss Zorn Minor of Upland is spending the week with Mr. and Mrs. W. K. Wyeth. A. IS. Pooley, tho nurseryman, of First street, spent Christinaa in Losi Angeles, the guest of his uncle and cousin, Mr. 0. and Mias Pooley, The Covina Pharmacy carries a full line (jf rubber goods arid toilet articles. The right goods and at the right prices. K. U. Smith, Prop. AH an example of the heavy travel on the Pacific Electric, on Christmas day the cor leaving Los Angeles for Covina at 11:130 p. m. carried 102 passengers. Funeral Services. The funeral services of Archibald Moody, tho beloved father of Mrp. James Corbett, of this city, occurred on Saturday last at his home in Santn Ana. The deceased was 70 yeais of age and his death was due to pneumonia following an attack of la grippe. A native of Now Brunswick, he moved to Illinois while a young man and for tho past 5 years has been a residontjof Santa Ana, where he was highly respected. On Sunday occurred the funeral of Miss Katie W. Byerley, whoso death was noted last week. The services at tho house wero conducted by the CJerman Lutheran pastor of Pasadena. Only a few years ago she WUH married to Mr. Charles Byerley and a little boy of three remains to mourn the IOHS of a mother, whose affectionate disposition and her bright and winning ways made her hoslH of friends in our city. Her death was duo to tuberculosis. Pay With Check or Scrip. City taxes may bo paid in either checks or scrip. J. C. Hutehinsoii, Jr., City Treasurer. I. C. Fairly, Tax Collector. Notice to Tax Payers of Covina. AH taxes are now due and payable. All taxes will become delinquent on the last Monday in December at 5 o'clock p.m. and if not paid prior thereto a penalty of 10 per cent, will bo added thereto. Taxes may bo paid at tho ofBco of tho City Tax Collector in tho Homo Telephone building on and after Oct. nth, 1007. I. C. FAIRLY, Tax Collector. Wainut Trees. 10,000 Santn Barbara soft shell and Placentia. 50,000 grape fruit plant.fi. Lemo'i buds for Juno rdant- ing. Shade trees: Umbrella, Camphor, Monterey Pino, Bottle trees, three varieties in Acacia. Phoenix and Oaudaloupo Palms. 150 boxes Eucalyptus blue gum. W. M. Adams, corner 3rd and 4th streets and Lincoln avenue, P. O. box 000, Lordsburg, Cal. 1-1 lp Ponies, Horses and Mules. As I am now a resident of this county, I would liko to supply tho good people with anything in my lino. I shall keep on hand Shetland ponies, mules and single drivers. I have four bond ot standard bred trotting youngsters, one ureut Stephens. Call and seo and give mo your orders. Matt Chilton, Covina. Location, R. A. Meredith ranch, Cypress avenue. New Schedule For Electric. L,eave Los Angeles 5:50 a. tn. 6:35 7:05 7:50 8:35 10:05 11:20 12:3(1 p m. 1:30 2.45 3:35 4:15 5:iK» 5:4 i (,:30 8:30 11:30 • Leave Covina 5:50 a. m. <>:-0 7:32 8:15 9:00 ( ):45 10:20 11:30 12:35 p. in. 1:45 3:45 4:4H «.:ln ii:55 7:5(> 10:lX) i Celebrated Kentucky Jack j "Seimson" i at tlie Chapman Heights Ranch ; A limited number of horses and 1 stock rps'eived for oasture. ; A Happy and Prosperous New Year We thank all our cus- » tomers and friends for their liberal patronage, assuring them our best efforts will be given toward giving you better values and a larger stock. ROMANS CLUB HOUSE Tuesday Evening Dec. 31, '07 THE LITTLE SUNBEAM PEARL QOLDINO In a magnificent scenic production of the successful rural drama representing New England life For Mother's Sake WITH AN EXCELLENT CAST A STORY OF STRONG HEART INTEREST Abounds in comedy situations! Startling climaxes! Refreshing in its originality! SOMETHING NEW! Are you interested in ' Saving Fuel and Labor In your home? If so, come and see demonstration of a DETACHABLE RETORT OIL BURNER -at- FABRICK'S HARDWARE STORE BEN F, THORPE Successor to J. R. ELLIOTT CEMENT CONTRACTOR Manufacturer of CEMENT IRRIGATING PIPE All sizes of well cured pipe always in stock. EXCAVATING AND HEAVY GRADING .Building Blocks, Cement Fence Posts, Cisterns Branch Yard in Glendora. Home Telephone 4037 Agent American Disappearing Beds FOR SALE 5000 Acres of choice orange, fruit and farming LANDS in the celebrated San Joaquin Valley On main line of railroad and near good towns. Plenty of water can be obtained. This land comprises some of the best in the valley and will be subdivided into small tracts to suit purchasers and sold at low prices on easy terms. Weekly Excursions to view Land J. H. MATTHEWS REAL ESTATE Sole District Agent W\ Citrus Avenue Covina, Cal. Broadwell Stowell Fumigating Co. EXPERIENCED, PRACTICAL FUMIGATORS Work (iuaranteed. Prices Reasonable. ! 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