Covina Argus from Covina, California on February 29, 1908 · Page 2
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Covina Argus from Covina, California · Page 2

Covina, California
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Saturday, February 29, 1908
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COVINAA City Among ttie Orange Groves TUP: COVINA VILLA TRACT Is absolutely the most beautiful suburban tract on the market today. Kvcry lot a bargain. THIS COVINA VILLA TRACT Is iti the. heart of Covtna. Fronts on the electric line. Only 3? minutes from Los Angeles. Till-; COVINA VILLA TKACT Will be supplied with the purest mountain water, piped to every lot. Klectric lights. Streets graded and oiled. Cement walks. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT Combines every essential city convenience and coveted country com- lort. High and Grammar Scapula. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT Prices range from $200 to $600 and can be bought on small payments. THE COVINA VILLA TRACT f Lots are the best investment on the market today. They possess every element to insure profitable returns. COVINA VILLA TRACT J. L. MATTHEWS J. B. COULSTON nwNIPD( , CHAS. NICHOLI OWNERS Lots $2OO and tip Every IVJodern Improvement $S^^ MODERN PAPER. \ Not 80 Good or LuBting •• th« Old Fashioned Kind. "The men who wrote history en tub- lets of Htono Its HKOH KOIIC hud a dllll- cult task to perform nwl had to cull.l- vato the hnbit of hrovlty," Hays a writ er lii a Gorman papof, "luit what the;, 1 wrote was prt'nci'vod. It will ho differ- flit with the ncwHpapcrs avid hooks of Die pi'L'HiMit llmu. Thi; paper upon which Ilicy uns printed will dlsintc f, r rate In a few years and the recordn— hlHtork'iil, Hclentlllc and literary—will become dimt. "I saw two papers recently which told the whole «1ory. One contained itri account of the deiitti of Napoleon Bonaparte. It was printed In 18!il. was In a state of perfect preservation iind looked MB though It mljjlit IIIH! with ordinary care a hundred years. The other paper WIIH kept. bocaiiHe Us leading nrtleh; described the snrrendei of Hedan, which had taken [ilaco a day before. Although It had lieen printed uwirly lift/ years later, the Kedan paper had to he handled carefully to prevent Its tearing in the creases. One of these papers was printed on old fashioned paper and the other on the modern kind. "With the two specimens before me I cannot refrain fnun urging once more that a few nnmlicrs of all hooks and newspapers, enough for all first dawn libraries, be printed on good paper foi the benefit of those who will live after us." THE SKYROCKET. How It Is Made and the Reason It Rises In the Air. Of all fireworks none Is more beautiful from a pyrotechnic point of view or more generally popular than the (ikyrocket. The powder Ingredients are sulphur, dun mill ami saltpeter, roughly in (lie proportions of fourteen, twenty-six an;l hixly rcspiTilvel.V. Kxccpl in Hie case of military or Ili'e saving rockets, the cylindrical case is of paper or pnsle board, Mimculiai constricted at tlu; fun- cud. Iiilo this the powder Is rammed tightly, a conical space being left for the insert match ivhirli passe Mrietion, or of j.oudci 1 . 'I'liis form 1 * * to the mass the Ilifll is rlu^ r »( |iari> ii'til h'Hv lii tlt'.-j ' l Imd.V nl tin- roi- 1 ill I In- lup \\ il ii a | plnu. 'I'liroiiijli till 'il u nil a I'list- coiniM i- :-liapi-<l Ii -i-l pi-n I -.. n';M ki --«i T!ir u Jin!,- !>. ,i|' . -irliiliT .-III i. In llll # # # # * * * * * * # * * * # * # # # * * *• * * * * * * * * * * * * ¥ * * * *• * *- * * * # * Vour Checking Account IN THE Covina National Bank AND YOltK SAVINGS ACCOUNT IN T11K United States Savings Bank Will give you entire satisfaction. Why not open one now? * * * # # #1 * *. * * * * # * # * * * * * * •» # # * * * * * * * # # *- * * Good Orange Land Unimproved, near Covina, also orange groves, 3, 5 and 10 acres, close in, on electric road, suitable for subdivision. J. H. MATTHEWS CO. Sole Agents, Covina Barn Phone 240 Res. Phone 198 GITY LIVERY STABLES C. F. SMITH, Prop. Feed and Sale Yards in Connection Fast and Gentle Horses, Careful Drivers Stylish Rips W. Badillo St., on the new electric line. COVINA, , KERCKHOFFxCUZNER Mill and Lumber Co, Phones: Home 148; Sunset 253 COVINA, CAL >ys^^^^vvvvvv^^vsvvv^«vvvv^^vvvvvv^vvv^lvvvvvvs^v%vv^ .). H. COl'LSTi »N. 1'res. DK. .1. I>. K'KKI>, Vice-l'r-.-s. V. O. KNilUSH, Casiiier '1 K I'!' l'i iKS .(. Ii. CiHilin.ui * * •* *• *- * *• A Oil lllf Pl.-f I.I-IIIL; i^llM-'ll aliil thi' main r.\ Ijndi-r "I pn\\i|i-r i'\pl.n|i-,| lln- * <•ii.ii Mm il- (jnaii!il.\ u!' iical.'tl ^r:!.-i-> ^i-n- fla'i-il I'lii'ii- lln-ir \\.iv iin\^ ii\\ a I'd i'orket Up\\LUil ill (In- a.'!' I'earsoa'b. , - *• * * * l'i dpi ieti-r of the COVINA LIVERY STABLES Home I'll,-i-.e '-(>. (. oviua, L ai. A^VVVV^^VVVVVVVV^NN^VVVV 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 DEPOSIT MONEY WITH AGENT BRING FRIENDS FROM THE EAST THiring March ami April, Sec.jnd Class tickets will be sold at very low rates from Eastern points to Southern California. for instance, fruin New York £55.00 and j5.S.uO; from Chicago £38.00; St. Louis »35.50; Kansas City so<>.00; Omalia »30.nO; Minneapolis and St. Paul $36.75; Denver J3o.(K); Salt L,ake City y.iu.Oo, and many other points at gr ea Uy reduced rates. If desired, tickets will be furnished at any point east or north of Salt Lake City, in-the I'nited States, Canada or Fairope, if money lor same be deposited with any agent of the Salt Lake Koute. Pomona Office is Nearest to Covina For excellent service, beautiful scenery, through sleeping cars from Chi.:am>, St. Louis. St. Paul. Kansas City, Omaha, and Ueiiver via Salt Lake city and the Short Line to Los Angeles your friends should travel VIA SALT LAKE ROUTE Subscribe for the Brps.

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