Covina Argus from Covina, California on May 30, 1908 · Page 1
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iff* <" A, ., F. H. FAE3RICK —SELLS— Hardware, Tinware, Stoves, Ideal Gas Stoves, Paints, Oils and Glass, Sherwin-Williams Paints, Guns and Ammunition, Peters' Shells. COVINA Overland Keen Letter Roadsters The Finest Boys' Wagons at RABRICK'S HARDWARE ARGUS VOL a 6 COVINA, CALIFORNIA, SATURDAY. MAY 30, 1908. PROFESSIONAL CARDS ?. P. UPDYKE, D. M. D. • -^ DENTISTRY Over Argua Office Covina, Cal. Phone 284 P. J. CLINE, —DENTIST— Office hours: 8:30 to 12, 1 to 4. Home Phone 47 Office: Bank Blk., - Covina, Cal. pR. R. E. BATES Special attention Riven to diseases of women and children. Office and residence 4 doors west of Episcopal Church on car line. Office hours: 8 to 10 a. m. 2 to 4 p. m. Phone 288 Covina, Cal. PR. WILLIAM CAPPS OFFICE PRACTITIONER Chronic Diseases Specialties—Cancer, stomach and intestines, genito-urinary, ear, nose and throat, diseases of the nervous system. Hours, 9 to 12 a.m., 1 to 4 p.m. Office over First Nat'l Bank, Covina. Phone 75 |JJEED & JENNINGS, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS J. D. REED O. D. JENNINGS 8-10 a m 10-12 m 2-4 p m, 7-8 p m 4-6 p in Offices in Reed blk., Phone 40. Residence of Dr. Reed E, Badillo st. Phone 48; Residence of Dr. Jennings on ~ a<lditiori, E. Badillo St. SCHOOL YEAR NEARING CLOSE fi *?* <4'sw' f ; : 3. r GOdDRLL : OSTEOPATH Phones: Office 175; Res. 23 * v ' Hours 9-4 First Nat. Bank Bldg. Covina, Cal. £)RS. C. B. & M. Z. WALSWORTH OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS . AND SURGEONS Special attention to diseases of women Suite 306-7-8 Lankcrshim Bldff. Cor. Third and Spring- Sts. LOS ANGELES, CAL. QEO. L. SANDERS, ATTORNEY FOR '•. CITY OF COVINA Offices 325-333-335 Wilcox Building-, Telephone, Home 425 LOS ANGELES, CAL. B. BIDWELL ATTORNEY AT LAW Home ohone 3164. Glendora, Cal. ANDREW M. PENCE ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Notary Public Phone 103'J Reed Block Covina, Cal. £)R. O. T. AMYRA.ULD VETERINARY SURGEON AND DENTIST Graduate MtGill University, Montreal Office at Hotel Vendonie. P. HONSINGER Hotel Vendonie | INSURANCE Fire, Life, Accident, Health, Surety : a;,d Live Stock. j Lowest rates, best companies. . Notary Public. I COVINA I Citrus Avenue Havintf recently installed the latest improved .-,hoc machinery, I arn now prepared to do all kinds of shoe repairing at short notice. Satisfaction is guaranteed in every respect. Wen's sewed half soles .......... 7 ; c Ladies' scvvec half »o!c-» . ...... < .": Ladies' nailed .................... ~<j,-. Successful Term For Attendance and Work Done. A brief review of the work and proficiency attained shows that our schools are closing one of the most successful yenra iu their history. in the high school a marked increase iu enrollment over last year is shown, and the popularity of the school is indicated by the number of pupils from outlying districts who by choice prefer to attend the Covina school. During the year a high standard of work has been required and maintained, and (lie small percentage of failures speaks itselt for the proficiency and interest shown by the teachers in the students. The students have also reciprocated the efforts made on their behalf by the teachers by increased interest iu their work. Many who planned short commercial courses have this year changed to the regular four-year course, preparatory to college work. Their interest is beat shown by the fact that many scholars have been willing to come at 8:30 o'clock to secure instruction which could uot, be arranged for at any other time. Among the new courses and departments added daring the year we would,mention.the-tbird year agndif ^r, meohabicHl drawing, orchestra, otiorua choir and hand, all of which have given the Covina schools wide reputation and a high standing among the schools of Southern California. In May, 1906, the debating society of the high school, after meeting a number of defeats, voted to disband, but.in the fall of 11)07, Principal Collins, by timely encouragement, secured a reconsideration of the students' action, since which time tho work of the society has steadily improved, Covina this year defeating some of tho largest bigh schools in tho league--Pomona twice and the Los Angeles Polytechnic once. The school spirit throughout tho year has been excellent and tho students have made for themselves throughout all Southern California reputation for courtesy to their opponents in debate, on tho diamond and track. All credit for tho excellent condition of our schools is duo to the supervising principal, A. H. Collins, and tho corps of olflcient and loyal teachers who havo worked so faithfully during 'ho year. GRAMMAR GRADES. The work ot the grammar grades during tho year also shows excel lent results and Prof. Lcebrick and his teachers aro to bo congratulated. Prof. Leobrick is a young man whoso enthusiasm iu tho work ho ban the happy faculty of imparting alike to the teachers under him and to the students. One notable improve ments during the past year bus been the introduction of departmental work iu the upper grammar grade-, i Tho results from this havo boon stir- prising, proving the tboorv of Hpco- ializiiig. Kvory teacher can impart to tho etude-lit some subject bolter than others through personal pre- foronce for it, hence able, to do the most efrh:ie'it work in thin, their special lino. The introduction of the wood nloyd for tbt; four upper grades ono of tbe most advanced departments of education of tho limes which trains the bauds to do, tho eye t<i M-I;, the brain to estimate and dosigu, IUIH possibly done morn for the. advance incut of tho school than any feature added for many years. It has Loon found to so interest the boys that truancy is a thing of tno past, and it bus also been iiibtr unienlal in *e cm inn a large enrollment in the] upper grades. Tho supervising piin j capl, A. H. Collins, baa bar) charge ! uf thin Aork. ! Tho b'ibid fit trusteed '-f th'.- < '» ' \iuaCity school* and of tho highi school have reelected the teacheri <A ' 1UU7-10U' a* ffjHov',b: ! High School—A. Harvey Collins, principal; Misses EfHo M. Lomonds, May E. CJriswold, Ida E. Hawes Laura L. Lummis, Constance F. Manning, Belle A. Williams; Messrs. Oeo. W. Horsey nnd F. A. Fitzgerald. Elementary School — K. C. Leebrick, principal; Misses Ethel Collins, Irene Kennedy, Rea Elliott, Marie VViduey, Mary Hall, Josephine Wldney, Mary Doyle, Anna Abbott, Belle A. Williams. CAMP RINCON. Anglers Report The Finest Season in Years. This camp hns been tho fisherman's paradise this sensoii. Not for years have so many come into camp of au evening with their limit of fifty flue beauties. F. C. Howard of tho LOB Angeles City engineering deportment, nnd his friend, C. A. Evans, hnvo had several dnys excellent sport on the West Fork. Drs. II. P. Barton nnd C. A. Smalley of tho Chun Barton Hospital, Los Angeles, suy they never saw tho fish so greedy to take tho bait as they nro in tho West Fork. Both gentlemen caught the limit in B few hours.' Prof. Ed H. Weed also proved his skill na a fisherman by bringing the limit into camp on Friday evening. S. C. Brewtaer of Wnlnut Center spent several pleasant dnys at tliQ Camp. W. C. Everest of Los Angeles, Goo. W. Wilson and Barry E. Thomas of South Pasadena, are in ourap to [A VISIT TO THE YOSEMITE Drive Through Merced Canyon First View of Valley. Lnat week, with our raiders, wo I bad reached El Portal, an appro- printely nnuiod, boitiR tho terminus of tho rnilrotid nnd tho r.ntrillion of tho vtilloy, and within n H!IOI|, <H.i- tance of tho houndary of the nnlionn! park. This little Hcltlemnnt uonaiHts ot an nrtistio rnilroiui depot, with oonunodloua oflloos and IJMKRIIKO rooma, tho modern and bountiful hotel ot which mention WHH mado Inst week, H shanty, the din^y ai^im on which Hiinounuud tn tho travellnrH of former days that ho could clear liis throat, with liquid refroHhmont and lay in n stock of every variety of anake bite cure. The hotel standw on n small plateau, completely hid from tho depot by tho tall I.I m hern. It can be reached in a few minutes, however, on foot by n steep and circuitous path through flowering shrubs and mountain growth. On setting bis foot within tho lobby tho guest ia at once made to fool the warm welcome which is his during all bis stay nt this popular hostelry. Great pine logs are blazing on the mammoth hearth, around which iu a wide pirate is gatherod each evening, a happy crowd of tourists tiftrJUT, fltiihti ;An«eleV Ifrft on Saturday. tfbese charming people with Mrs. F. O. Bletober and-son and Miss Louise Rose, spent a most enjoyable week here. Two evenings daring the week this company and other guests passed tho hours pleasantly dancing in the new pavilion. Among new ntrivals ore Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Nnrnmuro, L. W. Bentx, F. W. Bohruns and Al Colcman of Los Angeles, forming u jolly camping party on the hill. With.the lower waters thin scauon and the many improvements made by tho management in tho Camp there is every indication that tho resort will enjoy tho finest season in its history. Already there havo been double tho number of guests to date of lust season. Big Deals in Orchard Property. Real estate is still active. The heaviest sale of the past week was made by the Covina Really Co., (Clark & Douglas), who sold the twenty acre orange and lemon grove uf P. S. Dotts on Cienega avenue to Messrs. Sutherland and MaoKon- x.io, of Los Angeles, for the Hum of 145,000.00, fu.sh. The nlaeo IK in full hearing, planted half to Valcn- cias and half to lemons. The property was formerly owned by H. 10. I Chosohto, who sold it to Mr. Holts, lor 8^0,000.0(1. The now purchasei'M ' will immediately remodel the present, cijinndinus lesidenco. This same linn Inn Hold this week !hi! I'Yn.'ioii property near Charter Oak, which they HO|I| lust week to J N. Mi I lor. The present purchaser in Win. Hell, who formerly owned tho giove. Tim .J. M. Miller ten acre ornngo grove on A/.IIHH avenue, loruierly owned by Otis Witham, has been purchased thiw w*-ek by Mr. (,'. bfeuitic. Tho new purchaser paid gl liUOO. 00 for tho property. With hin wife ami family lie moved onto the property yesterday. ORATORIO GAI.-I.'H "HOLY CITY" Given by bost rrrjsical talent, of Covina, under tho loadt-rhhip <>( Miri.s Hc.s.s Mathilda Welch WOMAN.S ('i.ru HOI.'SK FRIDAY, JIJNK Yi ' l *t '*"-! h • 4 ' S-> t V • to prepare for the morning stage ride into the valley. The stage ride (rom El Portal to Yosomite In an experlonca whoso memory will olipg to UH while wo live. Within nine miles tho road ascends two thousand feet in the Merced Canyon, all tho while tho boiling, soothing torrent of the river, white in its foaming fury, only a few yards distant,' and sometimes flaunting its spray into our very faces. It, is HO until wo reach comparatively level ground, where tho river calms down in I ho produce of majesty as the mighty towers of tho obtrtido upon the vision. Most, of tho river canyon from 101 Portal to tho Valley is sot with magnificent pines, fir and cedar. Tho canyon walls, from rivor to summit, ire well wooded, except whero baro granite walls and huge hnuldora preclude tho posfdbilty of vegetable lit'o. At such places nn thcso nro to he soon rocks which havo formed a gigantic arch through which wo drive. Now wo hnvo arrived at tho heart of tho Sierras, as tho naimis of neighboring tributaries of tho Mor- iied would signify- Avalancho Creek, (irnuHo Creek, Cas-cadcs and tho llko. The highlands above Yosomito Valley, on tho north, south and west, nro covered for many miles with a forest of pines, fir and cedar that in re puled to bo tho most mngniflcont in tho world. Not fur ir'.ay in those miijCHtic woodlands, groves of tho Ho(|iioia (Jipinloa rear their majestic heads. All natiiro here Is grand; nolhinu seems stinlcd To tho cant, iu blink, hturk grandeur, ri'-o fife em battled, "stai ry-pnintiug" summits of I ho KierniH. What a glorious selling nro all those for this incomparable gem of I nat urn Vot^-mito! j AH we behold this wonderland for j the firs! lime nnd consider nnd lake.' it in , our being seems for ii while loi ask i;•; n.o.T. For I be llrsl lin.e thni mounting <-.oiil asks lor nu breathing' spaec it insufficient. The chthelir) 1 natii'e in satisfied, for /ill its us pirat ions townids heaulv and suhlltij it.y find full ipaco of uctivily nnd re.sl, and an echo of its profoiiude>-t j UMiol ioiiH. ! As the him nenrs the inidiluy Injiir a three mile diivo llirongb the green iiJiailovvH of the Valley hi ings na \'>, th<: .Sentinel Hotel, .whore wo will: make ',ur hetid'jiiai leid during ,<nr stay in t.hu Valley. It. in !i tv<o ht.oiy ; fiami: l.uilding, built on the very f-'l^e of lli<- Me/red, and fiom it-j i ear j.orclii-rt you can watch the tloiit, l.i-autiful hpeckleil Leant ii:n, •'I on \Hnl pat/i.-i Why Is It? Millions of dollars worth of home-canned fruit and vegetables spoil every year? One can out of every five? It's that rubber ring. Decays, becomes porous and eaks air. What is the "Economy?" The jar WITHOUT A RING THAT SEALS ITSELF by air vacuum; the seamless jar of flint glass with a SMOOTH MOUTH LARGE ENOUGH TO ADMIT THE HAND, STRAIGHT sides; the jar that will keep fruit, vegetables or meat UNCOOKED for years without changing the color or taste. The very thing you've been looking for. PINTS $1.00 a dozen QUARTS $1,2,5 a dozen 2-QUARTS $1.50 a dozen ^R ' I Three Forms of Checks * ;'* ,i % Checks rnay,cip'inmoi!ly,be consideved In thret» r forms ' "' as follows:— ("Pay i\> The Order Of") ("Pay To - Or Order") and ("Pay To --- Or Bearer"). The first two forma should always be used in busi- n ess transactions where possible. A check that in made payable to order, can only be cashed after endorsement by the person to whom it is made payable and after that person lias been properly identified at the liank. A bearer check is payable to anyone who presents it for payment. The First National Hank respectfully solidly your account, subject to your check and furnishes ( free of charge) pocket si/,e check books to depositors. Capital $50,000. ;: Surplus $30,000 FOR A KOOL KITCHEN KOOU KITCHEN KOOL KITCHEN KOOL KITCHEN USE GAS I'hone N.t COVINA VALLI;Y (iAS CO. Citrus Ave.

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