Covina Argus from Covina, California on February 8, 1908 · Page 6
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Covina Argus from Covina, California · Page 6

Covina, California
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Saturday, February 8, 1908
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ORANGE AND LEMON r $10 per Acre and Cheap Transporta^ tion to Eastern Markets. Situated in the famous Iluesleca Valley on water transportation of the Panuca River to Tampico. the rapidly growing- part of Mexico. Regular steamboat service to and from property. In the f/a IJolsa Colony, consisting of 20,000 acres. A townsite has been laid out and tracts of 5 acres adjoining al S125 to $135 each, and also subdivisions of fifty acres each at $10 per acre. Terms, one third, cash and balance in 6 months and 1 year; 2 per cent on deferred payments. Discount given on tracts of 500 acres and up. Fine hunting- and fishing. Kor further particulars apply to V MATTHEWS & COMPANY, Local Agents, or MOATS, FOWLER & DIBBLE Box 168 TAMPICO, MEXICO I L GEESE IN BERLIN. Rigid Inspection of the Fowl* Imported Into the City. The tnnlle In geese at Berlin amounts to nearly $'2,000,000 a year. AH the domestic supply Is wholly Inailefniatt:, u special goose train of from fifteen to forty curs arrives dally from the HUH- Bluu frontier. Kach car Is specially built and carries about 1,200 geese. There Is a rigid Inspection by sanitary olllclals Immediately upon tho arrival of the train. Should It be found that a single Koose has died or been 111 of u conta- gloiiH disease In transit tho entire carload Is quarantined for eight days. If during this period of ipnirantlne another goose should die, the quarantine Is extended for eight days, at a cost of about $!)00 to the owners. The penalty attaching to the bringing In of diseased geese makes the owners extremely careful to Import only sound and healthy fowls. The geese which are plump and ready for market an.- sold to dealers at the close of the Inspection. The rest, comprising the great majority, go to feeding farms In the tnihiirhs of the clly lo be fattened for market. There Is a special market near the great market place al whiHi bracken namely, geese Injurod en route, but having no disease are sold at a reduced price. Twenty one different varieties of the Kii'.sian goose are commercially recognized, and the wholesale price varies from II lo til) cenu-i a bird. ( 'hlcago Hecord Herald. Sympathy Loans to Legs. "There Is one appeal lo charily that j Is prelly sure to be answered," said a i philanthropist. "That is a re.|iiesl for an arlilicial leg. l.egs, somehow, are warmly appreciated by the general \ pnlillc, and the fellow u ho has to i j-crnpe along without one is the object of sincere comiii isera I ion. iMiring m> j lit'teen \ ear-. 1 experience In pldlau tlll'opic \\ork I ll,l\e i"llcil appeals to t he | ill. a I l.i i .: • mi behalf o|' per-oln , who wauled \ a rimi- p iris o| their : iinaloiu.N repl I Some wauled leel'i. Milne nil e\e. iitln",'- a !>•>..K like I'.lp '• Mill ( 'nil le's. I 'li.\ i. a I deli, ieneies m' t j liiat kind aroii.-c.| Inn iniic Inierest, , but just lei a i;iaii inherii-e the fact j that he was In need of a leg and enough money was quickly ; lug to lit him out with three or foil 1 I pair* of legs." New York l'ic>s. * * Modehty. True modest \ is a discerning giace iiud onh blii-hes in ihe proper place, but couiilerl'eil Is b : iud and skulks through fear, where 'lis a shame lo be jishained t' np!"-;ir, lnmi.'il), the parent of the li.'-i the l-i-i by sanily pro ducfd ai-i'i. I 'o>'. I'd'. Notice of Sale of Real Estate at Private Sale. In tho Superior Court of the Couu- ty of LOH Angeles, State of California. In the matter of the estate of Santiago L. Martinez, deceased. Notice is Jiorohy Kivon that under and pursuant, to an order of Halo of real estate marie in the uljovo entitled matter by tho Superior Court above named, on the 27th day of January, 1008, tho undersigned administrator of the estate of Santiago L. Martinez, deceased, will noil at private sale to the highest bidder, subject to tho confirmation by said Superior Court, on or after February 17th, 1 ( .)08, all tho rights, titles and interests of said Santiago L. Martinez at the time of his death, and all tho interest which Hiiid estate has acquired since, in and to the following described real prop- eity, tu-wit: Lot live (5), in block fifteen (15), in the town of 1'uente, County of Lou Angeles, -State of California, as per limp of said town as .surveyed in lieccinhcr, IHrtfi, by Kivd Katon, C. K., and recorded in book 7, panes H(i and H7, M isccd laiieous Ilecurds of said county. ()(!'( rs or bids ill writing for the piiichase ol saiil properly will be received at the pint f hiiriincss of said administrator, rnnm H, Keed liloek, in the City of Covinn, (Bounty of I-os Covfoa Dalley Savinas IBatth OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS A. P. Kerckhoff, President H. M. Houser, Vice-President W. H. Holliday Marco H. Hellman Geo. E. Anderson J. C. Hutchinson, Jr., Cashier W. M. Griswold, Assistant Cashie; Interest Paid on Deposit Money to Loan on First Mortage Real Estate LEE'S EGO MAKER SUCCESSFUL tatr SEND FOR FREE CATALOOUB POULTRY RAISERS USB Los Angeles Incubators . EVERYTHING IN POULTRY SUPPLIES Acme Roup Cure—50c Postpaid HENRY ALBERS CO. 534 S. MAIN ST. LOS ANGELES The Argus Turns Out First-Class Job Printing 'H, Statt Terms and ( iu n Why Don't You Move to Covina? * •* of California, mil it ions of sale: Cash ( the United States-, ten per cent to bi paid al. the time of sale, and bat nee lo be paid upon continuation thereof by the Superior Court above mimed. I lull d at. Co\ ina, California this, Ihe "7th day of January, I'JDS. Administrator of the estate of San I iago I ,. Mai I inc.', deceased. A. M. 1'cncc, attorney I'or admin isiruliir. The Ureen-riarshall Co. I'urc Mixed faints. and their high grade \ami-ihes, will give ,-;it ist'Act ion, even to the most skeptical painter. Their mixed paints will stand this coast climate longer, osving lo the fact that the (ireeli Marshall pure paints are com po.-ed of pure white lead, pllle oxide ' t /inc, ground in pure linseed oil. The.-e painls and varnishes can be nl 1.,ined bei e at the paint and paper Moi. -t Mi-. C. II. Kist ler. 11. Matthews', •I- * * * * * * * * * HOl.l.KN HKCK STK \'.} : .T t'ovina oilers 'you homesites at reasonable lio'ures; miles u!" heauti fully shaded streets; o- lt s, electric lig-hts and> telephones; grammar and hi^'h schools, in every particular criticism; electric and ->team transportation to and from- Losi'Angeles. Covina will o-ivejyou mountain scenery that is a daily inspiration; a climate without frosts and unsraked by fogs; mountain and well water in abundance. Hestdcs all these idea! condition-, in which to live, Cuvina offers the best chance to the investor, the'husincss man. the a^ru'uitari-,1 and hurticulturi>t. Why il^n't you come here and enjoy Hie? THK AHGUS will he y'ad to furnish .ur.Miu- inierested with further infurni.aiti:;. u </ t -r -5 fr tt -T t

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