Covina Argus from Covina, California on February 1, 1908 · Page 1
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Covina Argus from Covina, California · Page 1

Covina, California
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Saturday, February 1, 1908
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CO VINA A City Among the Orange Groves THE CO VINA VILLA TRACT La absolutely the most beautiful suburban tract on the market to. clay. Every lot a bargain. THE CO VINA VILLA TRACT Is in the heart of Covina. Fronts on the electric line. Only 35 minutes from Los Angeles. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT. Will be supplied with the purest mountain water, piped to every lot. Electric lights. Streets graded and oiled, Cement walks. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT Combines every essential city convenience and coveted country'com- lort. High and Grammar Schools. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT Prices range from $200 to $600 and can be bought on small payments. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT Lots are the best investment on the"market today. They possess every element to insure profitable returns. COVINA VILLA TRACT J. L. /W/VTTHEWS A ^° ELNET J. B. COULSTON __ „ CHAS. NICHOLI OWNERi > Lots $2Q0 and up Every Modern Improvement St. Valentine's Day and Leap Year. The following art- a fow from nn interesting oonvonsmUon witli C. F. Clapp rooontly: "St. Vnloutino'H day IH ( oralivo of two martyred mtlntH, away liaok in (.ho Dark AKOH. Why, we do not know. " "During 'Vo fioldwi Da.yn of Chivnlrio, ' 'Whon KnlKhUiood \Va.s In Flowor, ' the robin waw Niippomid to oheej) her (lent l<ivo mmn at (lay- break, .February ]4th. "ShakcHpoaru Udlw II.H: 'Tomorrow id .St. Valentino's day, All in the morning hutinio, And f a maid at, your window To ho your Valentino. ' "On HI;. Valontino'w day t.nurna- nient.s vvoro hold all ovor hai^land, H(rotlaiu), France, Tho rofui WHH thrown, VOWH of lovo worn plighted, and Hiippnwed not to lie hroken until New Vear'H ove. "()f Ootirno, on Jdiiji your, t,ho luve- Hick maid had the (ihanno to do tlie ohnoHiiiK, to pie.k her ttallant, eham jiion for the yeitr. "Of recent, yearn, slatiHlies show that, over forty-two per eent more Valentines are purchased leap year than lire Hold mi yearn of only three hundred and .sixty -live days." It IH with pride we can huast of having in our midst 11 business man Huoh as Mr. Clapp. lie not only knows how to buy and nell, hut what the | ..... pie want, how it's made, and how the demand was first created, He believes emphatically that three fourths of thin year's stock of Valeli tines will ID- nun'hased liy the gentle Hex. "That's why 1 have on Imiul Hiieh an excellent slock. I know what I hey will demand. ' ' Beaumont Sales. V-'eek ending January -~ith, I HUH. Tim lleaumnnl Land and Water Company leporis tales I'm 1 the last week covering lots and acreage to the amount of *7'.!f>(l. This is a decided iin| i n\ dm Hi miT (lie Nairn ot t he pre\ if us u i rl%, I ul mil up to what it ^hfiiicl I.e. The t-ah-s force i^ urt'ed tn Alcatel ac(j\ily foe the reasuii (|,;, I U-.- Hie .•iif.Mued ii|-f|i .t pfoperlv iililil.r am • ol In r In \ini-riea. The i,, tal ^iil i -, sin.-e tin. 1 llh ,1 lart Srpte/ul.i-r (,"« a<_'j.'i eu'ali' £11", i -(',"1. and v.t- I, i, | e l,, :id I in, I h-.-.- than ? i i 1 , DUD i., | )i;,t li^ui .1 l jn c-ni,'nii> ui-i-k. Tin- .-ale-, ill the acre ii^e in -i ,-! i, .a 1] ).,-,.. ),, ,.|, , ^.j , -eiall.N |.'i:ait\ iiit'. Thmij-'h this I nut \\ii-, •vei > hm i ii .lly jdal ted ii, i evi • n-,,, 1,1 iilidiKiJ lieu, and, ll.e icMilt.- tlmw; thai Jl \\a_-, placed ..n the market none too soon. It is ploaninu to the company to note that an increasing number of HH!OH in this unction are being made in small parcels indicating a greater divor.sit.y of farming and a larger number of stolid community building olti/enN. It, IH also a gratifying H 'KU to witness that larger number of old renidontH in Hoaumont aro waking up to the opportunities slipping away Iroin thorn, and aro themselves pnrohaHing largo pieces of land to participate in the prollt.H, Hiiro to follow the unusual progress and dovolopment now going on. All thin activity metiiiH added value to every foot of property in and out o( Uoaumont. 1'artioH buying ut proHont little prices aro simply taking advantage of an opportunity that will never come again in that section, and never can again ho JIUH- Hihlo in any other section of Southern California. In a drenching downpour of rain lastj Thursday, IliU people viwited iieaiitaonl, and thu .sales rounding out the week to ij!7'Jf;U under unoh condi! ioiiH aie gratifying. Indictment (or Big Mai! Order Mouse An indictment has heen returned by the United Stales District Court for the Southern Distiet of Iowa against the firm of .Sears, Koehuck A Company, of Chicago, charging fraudulent urn- of the mail for mis re| resent ing the charaeti'r of the goods Ntdd and forwarded by mail, and obtaining money under false pretenses. This action of the grand .jury is the result of t he aet i\ it iivs of W. .1. I'ilUington. The indietmcnt M'ls forth in detail' I three i'!"ints one of which was tor the sale o| Mr. New Resident: Before you open your bank account in Covina come and see us. We can offer you every convenience and accommodation that safe banking will allow. Covina National Bank J. B. COULSTON, Pres. DR. J. D. REED, Vice-Pres. V. O. ENGLISH, Cashier DIKKCTOKS Dr. J. D. Reed J. L. Matthews Samuel Fesler G. II. White J. H. Coolman J. B. Coulston V. O. English Chas. Nicolai Madison Bashor We pay 4 per cent interest on term deposits in our United States Savings Bank We are new here ourselves and are here to stay and we believe that Covina is the coming- city of the San Gabriel valley and are anxious to do oer part to make it so. If you don't want to open a bank account now, come in and g- acquainted anyway. EVERYTHING IN HARDWARE Fine Builders' Hardware of all kinds, Tools, Paints, Oils, Glass, Stoves, Heaters and Ranges, Gas and Gasoline Stoves, Tinware, Graniteware, Rubber Hose, Cutlery, Gloves, House- Furnishing Goods. Potter's Hardware I. N, WILSON The Blacksmith With the most skillful mechanics and the best equipment we can do your work in the most workmanlike and best manner in shorter time and at a reasonable cost U> you. We also carry a line of Wh own great | ind uinl Farm Implements, Wagons, Etc, •rsonal letter enntained and if you are thinking of jmrvhasin»- a vehicle os any kind we invite you toeall and look over our line and talk the matter over. We will "-uarantee you a square deal and save you a tew dollars besides. Patrick: H. Tally Cement Pipe Hanufacturer ALL 51X1:5 AND IN ANY QUANTITY K->tiniates :urr,i>hed. All uork uu.iratiteed. Agent for KANSAS CEMENT uis made in their lactory uinh r tin. llnest of paint es pi-rls. The >\ idenee showed that tin. Coiiei-i'ii diil nut operate a paint t'ac I or.\ ol its uw n, and I hat I !'!• pa int in .|iii'Miun which w'a-, -.IMI! by n;ail >l ill h>t ri nl :il ii \\ I,H. h ail. l It hn -,1m i act.-- ai i ehai ..< il 1 la\ i in; M.ld my I i\ 1-1 \ S:;;--' in"--,, I am M-llling all n,\ .illali--, and | ai I ii-> in.Ii i'li d t.. n:i' ai i Ii .jOrvtrd to rail at t In ( 'it \ 1.1 \, -\ y !iai n and li'iuidatr llii'il .uTiHiit at oliee With flit till 1 in I lift iiv. lt C. 11. Staiiton. Telenhotie, Hoilie ->^ L.ifij-e or ->n;al: 411.1 tnitie LOW RATES EAST Choice of Three Routes Through the Ko Mountains TWO DAILY TRAINS Los Angeles Limited Electrically Lighted THROUGH TO CHICAGO Any a^-cnt anywhere can u-11 you all about it or write to KKNNKTH C. Kl.K'K, Commercial Agent K1VKKSIDK a A\etuie. ji;>t ih-rtl: of San llenKtrdino K-.'ad lV->tottiv.e Address, c'ovina Subscribe for tbc

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