Covina Argus from Covina, California on January 11, 1908 · Page 1
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Rotm H. FABRIOK —SKt.13— Hardware, Tinware, Stores, Ideal Gas Stoves, Paints, Oils anri Glass, Sherwin-Williams Paints, Guns and Ammunition, Peters' Shells. COVINA Overland Keen Kutter Roadsters The Finest Boys' Wagons at K/VBRICKS HARDWARE ARGUS VOL. 36 COVINA, CALIFORNIA, SATURDAY, JAN. II, 1908. PROFESSIONAL CARDS] JJOBT. P. UPDYKE, D. M. D. DENTISTRY Over Argus Office Covina, Cal. Phone 284 p. J. CUNE, —DENTIST— Office hours: 8:30 to 12, 1 to 4. Home Phone 47 Office: Bank Blk., - Covina, Cal. DR. R. E. BATES Special attention given to diseases of women and children. Office and residence 4 doors west of Episcopal Church on car line. Office hours: 8 to 10 a', tn. 2 to 4 p. m. Phone 288 Covina, Cal. DR. WIIvLIAM CAPPS OFFICE PRACTITIONER Chronic Diseases Specialties—Cancer, stomach and intestines, getiito-urinary, ear, nose and throat, diseases»f the nervous system. Hours, 9 to 12 a.m., 1 to 4 p.m. Office over First NatTBank, Covina. Phone 75 & JENNINGS, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS J. D. RKBD O. D. JBNNINGS 8-10 a m 10-12 m 2-4 p m, 7-8 p m 4-6 p m Office* in Reed blk., Phone 40. Residence of Dr. Reed E. Badillo »t. Phone 48; Residence of Dr. Jennings on Kernoldt addition, E. Badillo. St. OSTEOPATH Phones: ^Office 175; Res. 23 Hours 9-4 First Nat. Bank Bldg. Covina, Cal. LOUISE M. HYATT • PROFESSIONAL, NURSE Graduate; of County hospital. Four years' experience. References: H. D. Briggs of Azusa; C. M. Frazier and D. F. Hendrickson of Glendora; and Drs. Reed & Jennings of Covina. Home phone 40. Reed block, Covina QEO. L. SANDERS, ATTORNEY FOR CITY OF COVINA Offices 32S-333-335 Wilcox Building, Telephone, Home 425 LOS ANGELES, CAL. PETITION IS THROWN OUT Supervisors Deny Petition for Pomona County. The Los Angeles Board of Supervisors have by their acts shown to the petitioners praying for the formation of Pomona county that they will not j tolerate such foolishness (?) fnr one moment. Yesterday, without even ,the farce of a hearing, they ordered that the said petition praying for the formation of the new county of Pomona be denied and proceedings dismissed. These,are the facts in brief: Friday !;eing the day set for hearing the case, which has been tbecheif topic of condsideration in the districts vitally interested for nearly six months, the forces on both sides, represented by able counsel, appeared before the Board of Supervisors ot Los Angeles county and after the formality of filing a $5000 bond by Po- moua to defray the cost of an election if called, the "antis" from San Bernardino wore given an opportunity to prove their case. They introduced as evidence 270 affidavits, purported to be registered voters who had previously signed the petition praying for the formation of j the new county, and now asking that their names be stricken from said petition. In addition, to this they ander o»tb , that r 83vibfv tbe .-v - ., u._-rf*jJi t .J*Jif i r .*jl_ i/^*Ji=*!L** i.J*VJ.j.iij»rt£dLi&^- Mlchlganders Will Picnic. On Saturday, Jan. 25, the former Michigan people residing in Southern California will hold their Third Annual Picnic at East Lake park, Los Angeles. Of the many holidays and fete days, none are looked forward to with keener anticipation by the Michignuders of this section than this annual gathering and the corning one promises to be a bigger success tbnn ever. , Arrangements, are already being made for the picuio and the pinna that are gradually being perfected indicate nu immense gathering of Wolverines on the dato mentioned and ' will far surpass any former gathering, if not double. The officers of the Michigan Society are putting, forth evory effort and are planning to have this (.bird annual the grandest time and the greatest gathering ever held in Southern California. At the picnic a year ago the number signing the register was much greater than the officers had expected. This year a more complete reuis- ter will be provided, giving room to all. The registration books will be arranged by counties which convenience will be appreciated. V This opportunity for meeting old friends and making acquaintances among those who came from the same state is warmely welcomed by all Michiganders. The reunion enables thousands of former Wolverines to meet each other who could not otherwise come together. B. BIDWEI«l< ATTORNEY AT LAW Hoir? phone 3164. Glendora, Cal. Jg, P. WALLACE, M. D., D. O. Wallace Sanatorium, Alvarado and Palamares ^ Phone. Home 274 Office, McGowan Block, Second, and Garey PtimiP* J Home 273 Pomona, Phones j SunaetjRed 162 i Cal. ANDREW M. PENCE ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Notary Public Reed Block Covina, Cal. QR. O. T. AMYRAULD VETERINARY SURGEON AND DENTIST Graduate McGill University, Montreal Office at Hotel Vendome. COVIINA Shoe Repair Shop Adjoining the Owl Barber Shop. We do th<: best repairing in town and use the best material in the market at the moat reasonable prices. Satisfaction is guaranteed in every respect. If yoi; give us a fair trial you will not regret it. We also carry in stock every kind ;<f rubber goods. the great register of San Bernardino county. The county clerk of San Bernardino concty also testified that the great register of said county contained 1828 voters residing within the proposed territory to .be included in the new county, the petition as filed by the divisioniata contained 1045 names and that by subtracting the 270 who had naked that their names be withdrawn from said peti tion and the 83 names that did not appear on the great register, itreduc- ! ed the petition' of the divisioniats to I 1 692, lacking 222 necessary to secure 51 per cent of the names upon the great register. Upon this showing the Board of Supervisors of Los Angeles county by unanimous vote denied the right of the divisionists to verify the petitions and affidavits of the opponents in San Bernardino county to the formation of Pomona county, denied the divis- ionists even tho right of hearing and arbitrarily terminated the proceed- in ge. These are the facts and they are ample without comment. The Argus has been consistent throughout this fight. We have worked for the best interest of the citizens of Covina an we saw it. We have conducted a clean, rigorous campaign. We have shown where abuses in county assessments in Covina and elsewhere existed. We have already, ibrouub the crnurteBy of AtHfSBor HojikiiiB. secured an adjustment of the Hume. Wo have SUD- rjorted the formation o! u new county because we Relieved it was for Covina's best interests. We believe 'it now. We have no apologies to offer and no favors to ask which would require of us the surrendering of our rights 10 advocate what we believe to be right. Tbe opponents of county division in Covina havo also fought the (Itfht :out on hroud lines. Their campaign I has been entirely free of pt-rnonul j abuse. They have left no atone tin i turned to achieve succesH, but thorn has been no bitterness engendered, I no friendships strained, KU often the aftermath of u hoi political cam paign. (Jeotlemen, let itb all shake. CommlMioncrs at Covina. gett of Pasadena, George Long Beach and Martin Marsh of Angeles—and Supervisor* Manning, conferred Saturday with a number of local men. They said that they favored, if the right of way could . be secured, the construction of a permanent highway along the Pacific Electric ro t id between El Monte and Co- viun. This route would cover nearly a third of the proposed road between Los Angeles and Pomona, and bo four miles shorter than through tho Spadrn Valley. The money saved by tho shorter route will more than cover the expense of building a bridge across the San Gabriel 'River west of Baldwin Park. High School Orchestra. Tbe .first annual concert of tho Senior Orchestra of the Covina High School will be given in 4he Woman's Club House on Friday evening, January 17th, under the super vision of F. A. Fitzgerald, assisted by Mrs. John Brunjes and AJisn Joms- pbine Widney. Tickets 2f>o and 35c. on Bftlra at Clapp's drug store. Secure your tickets early as thin Is the great musical event of the school year. San Dima* Ca«e Settled. By stipulation of attorneys, A. .lohritHoiie was paid Tuesday 1750 by K. M. Tffigue. and tie formci's SOOUU dfimiiKO Hult agulust the luttor, for alleged failure to obaerve the conditions of a lease on a Han JJimnw orange orchard, on trail before a jury in Judge Hutton's court, was dismissed, each pmrty paying bis portion ot the costs. Fortnightly Club. j Every member of the Fortnlgbtiy (Club should make a special eft'» t to be present next Monday night, Kub! jetit for tho evutiing, "The Nature of jCYJmit," introduced by Kev. 11. VV. I White. OUR POSTOFFICE SHOWSGROWTH Receipts Last Month a Big Increase Over December, 1906. The receipts for the Covina post- office for December, ]i)07, wore 21 ' per cent more than in December, j 11)06. It is nearly everywhere conceded that the postoHloe receipts very nearly indicate business conditions In any city or community. On this basis, Covina has made a gratifying increase in business of lute. With this.increase of business it. is gratifying to note that the Christmas rush at the postoffico was handled better and more oxpoditiously than at any year in the history of the office, and this with no additional clerical force. Postmaster Matthews states that this was largely made possible by the excellent facilities tor handling the mail furnished by Dr. J. D. Reed, lessor, in the now office. Covinnitoa have reason to bo proud of their postoHJoo building, for there is no town of similar fii/.o in Southern California that can boast of such commodious and convenient quarters for handling Uncle Barn's business. Every person etijovs fresh, crisp Miss Katheriue Collins of Monrovia is spending a few days with bur brother, A. Httrvo.v Collins. G'eo. Keeg, who recently Hol'l fij.i 20 acre ranch »ti r.'a^t Uadiilo utrect, moved with hia family thiw week to La A'iruds, near Wbitlier. Mi. Keeg ha« purchased i/0 afire.'* of dairy laml, paying 8HOC per aero. The property irt finely improved with building* and Mr. Reeg propone* to block it ' with tine dairy block, Steam Laundry For Covina. At.toriioy A. M. I'encft reportH that. a modern Hteaiii laundry plant will ! In-, erected in Covina. Work will begin in a few days, the stock bring Hourly all Hold. ; We '";all I hi) alif.iiti'iii of (>iir n-ud ern tJji-s week to ihft prod-.Hkiouttl card of Kobert P. Upilyke, I). It., who baa opened dental office in the Argun block. Tb<? doctor (v^inuh here with the finest of credential.-!. High School Concert. .Following is the program of the to be given by tke Covina i$nfrtiwtjW. *t *• Wo, Club Hoiiflo, 'jab. 17, 1008, :16 p.m. 1. Overture—PnIry Tale—Laureii- deau. 2. intermezzo—Annetta •— Morrison. 3. Violin dnet—Dream of the Mountain—Lnbitxky; Mr. Flt'/.gorald and Mr. Pbillco. 4. Reading The Girl witb the Telephone Habit Kline Went; Miss Catherine PhU'leo. 5. Soprano 8<do —The Promise of Life—-P. H.fCowen; MTH. Bnuijuu. (5. Cornet aulo—Edelwin- Hoch; Mr. Fitxgerald. 7. Violin solo — Fantasia from "Carmen, 1 " air by Hingolee; Mr. Robert Philleo. 8. Contralto Eolo—fJooauso; Miss Josopbino Widnoj-. 9. Fairy March from "Honry VIII"--- Ambrose Thomas. 10. War BotigH of the Hoys in BlueAuby Laiirundcau. Another Lemon Record. Oovinn, Cal. Mr. J. L. MattbewH, Dear Hir: -I sou by your paper that Mr. Mussey ban hud the banner pick of lemons of the season. I havo .nicked In thu last two mouths: November 1411 boxen and December IBSiJ boxes; representing nine ncri'H, or fllfi lemon truoN, muk- ing a total of '2!'7H loose boxes, noting a total of 142,1)70 lbn. I expect to get Hiiother good pick tl;e liirit of ,/nniiury. P. H. D(XriH CRACKERS We have thcin, from Huiitley & Palmer's imported fancy cakes, and the National Biscuit line clear through the list. MISSION SODAS PARADISE SODAS NUT BROWN SODAS WATER WAFERS BUTTER WAFERS Sweet g-oods of all kinds and flavors. They are good to eat. P U R I T A N B U T T 13 R CHASE & SANBORN'S COKf-BB Warner, Whitscl & Co. FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF COVINA W. H. HolUday, President Marco H, Hellman, Vice"Pro»ldent W. M. GrUWoW, Cathler ,. J, C. HutcMnjon, Jr., A*a',t Caihier W. H. Holllday J. R. Elliott J. O. HoiiHcr DIRECTORS A. P. KcrckhoflF H. M. ITouncr Geo. 10. Anderson Hours, 9 a. in. to 3 p. m. Marco H. Hellmun C. F. Clapp C, Mcnufcc SOMETHING NEW! Are you interested in Saving Fuel and Labor In your home? If so, come and sec demonstration of a DETACHABLE RETORT OIL BURNER —at- FABRICK'S HARDWARE STORE BEN F, THORPE Succe»»o» 10 J, R, ELLIOTT CEMENT CONTRACTOR Manufacturer of CEMENT IRRIGATING PIPE All IUZCH of well cured pipe* ulvvayu in utock. KXCAVATINO AND HKAVY GRADING Building Blocks, Cement Fence Posts, Cisterns Branch Yard in Glendora. Home Telephone 4037 Atfcnt American IJiNappcurlng Monday Afternoon Club. At the meeting of the Monday Afternoon Club this week, the pro gram was hi charge of tho vi'tc-prosl- dont, Minn Anna Ilerron, who rrtud u most intbntHtlng papf>r on "TopicH of thu Day." Tbo pupftrH by Minn Lilian Dougbiss on "Tho (Jnmm and Art of Today," and by Mra l^oiig- Iti-mi on "(-'urroiit I'JvtsntH in H(!ii)ii<'o, " •AI:I-(; alno rrcuiv'd with (nii'.h en ttiUhiDnui. Magu'/.ine art.iclifH W-TI- alno read by a nninlji:r of ludicH. Tbn mcftting which was to bavc \H-un held th>H fft^riioo/.' in poHt.ponud iuilrllniU'ly (HI itccount •<( the ii of Mrn. J. ('. Ha//ard. Covina \Dalky Savings fianfc OKKICKKH AND DIKKCTOKS A. J'. Kerckhoff, I'reHidcnt H. M. HotiHer, Vic<;-l'Vcni<J«nt W. H. HolHdiiy Marco H. Ilullin.ni (ico. K. Antleriton J. C. f(ut<;l>tnuon, J*'., Cu»hicr W. M. (JriHwold, AHMiHtunt Cauhie; .'.'<• w Interest Paid on Deposit Money ro Loan on First Mortage Real Estate i YOU LOOK WfiLL R;D i How About Your Orchard? i '•I/NION FKRTI/J'/KK CO.'S SI'KUAf, KR(JITIN<i will feed your trees in a way that will put oraniccs in the: box and money l>ininK '•!>*! fiiiKt wijiik th four c.yliiiiltsr Miu-hcll auiom^hili:** have t.^i. plarr-.l in (:,,vi,,;,. '1 ),, JM t , J( . bu|lk . l <t:t us tell you inorv: almut it. IH:W (jili'i'tjahdCi ill'*; I>1, .). I >. l»<-c(l, W. H. (!«.lli..sHi»l 14. A. H.^h.n.1 w , { WmTF nihlr i i:t 'I'hfc !iitU-i KiMillbinitii IH ! hi- li<cal

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