Covina Argus from Covina, California on August 22, 1908 · Page 6
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Covina Argus from Covina, California · Page 6

Covina, California
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Saturday, August 22, 1908
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ORANGE AND LEMON $10 per Acre and Cheap Transports tion to Eastern Markets. Situated in the famous Iluesteca Valley on water transportation of the Panuca Kiver to Tampico. the rapidly growing- part of Mexico. Regular steamboat service to and from property. In the I/a Bolsa Colony, consisting of 20,001) acres. A townsite has been laid out and tracts of 5 acres adjoining al $125 to $135 each, and also subdivisions of fifty acres each at $1.0 per acre. Terms, one-third cash and balance m (> months and ') mo.; 8 per cent on deferred payments. Discount given on tracts of 500 acres and up. Fine hunting and fishing. For further particulars apply to • MATTHEWS & COMPANY, Local Agents, or MOATS, FOWLER & DIBBLE Box 168 TAMPICO, MEXICO DEMAND INCREASING. ConllniHid hoi woulhnr In I ho MUldlo AVp.Hlern IIUK enahlod 1o make HiilnH ul prleen ooiiHlderuhly JlhOVe IllHl. WOek'H (llul (>fderH for California stock are plciilll'ul ill IhlH lime, wilh Hales made on Una's cni'Ko was heated, and the cargo ox 8. S. LiKiirhi cotiHlslod wholly of CalaninH, which woro hrandnd Ver- doillK, hnl. were really a. nilxlnre of V(;rd(!lll and Blanche! te varieties The ordinary slock al very nood which shov\> in the markel on nil unides, whi'i-eas the hest grades only commanded nood prices a short lime a;;o. The Kaslern inarkeis are nol receiving any slock to speak of, hnl readily take hesl i grades nl an advance in prices over 'Jas! week. Poor slock, however, Is not ! \vanled, as ihe supply of Sicily lemons was Hie iidvanc.e on lilio and iififiK, and I he decline on liftOs. There was an ac- IIvi; demand for small sizes, Inn it was hoavy. liiK thai the orders for I'aiOs were fe\v and small. Comparing results svlih I hose, of last sale, I'lilis sold liac lower, while I'.i.Ks and ">i)0s sold 'Jtic to 2~<i: higher. All grades of linns sold off, Inn Ihe losses were urealesl on low grades and stock out of condition. I Verdellis: lids, llrsts, $:',.S;i lo $1.1 ',; seconds, $:',.'jn to $:',.i;n; Vrnk'llls :!i!tis. Sicily lemon rliokers are complain- 1 u rH | S $:>.r>n to $::.!Hi; seconds, $."> tc 1n« of a scarcity of linylng illsposltlon i j ; > :! r, uicloppis: :!nns, firsts, $11.51) lo from Inland centers, and say that, In- $1.0;-,. seconds. $L'.f.O lo $".1.0. Kt.oad of havliiK nnmorons orders from On Thursday S. S. Ida's rnrno of inland, there l« very llnle, If any, In- j o sI(MI() | I()X ,, H w ||| sell, which is the last •ciiitry from Ihese points, whhdi Is nn-| ()1 > t | |( , | a| . > , J , cargoes lo he offered.— tlonhtedly due lo the rapid Increase ;],-•,., \\\ \Vorld. in the popularity of the California j lemons and the Increased supply avail-| ahle this season. Others explain Ihe, Hllnatlon hy saying that (he conserva- tivo reaction from last year's overtrading In Hiclly slock has liroiiKlit Ihe LIES BESIDE WIFE. The remains of C. P. Davis, who died .lulv ::o, at Covina, California, arrived in HHIefonialno, his former tloath of speculation, while still olhers home, Thursday morning, and al li are of the opinion thai the rapid de- j oVlo'.-k Thursday afiernoon the fu- velopmenl of ni'w flavors In the hover- ago world has driven lemons out. neral services woiv held at !lie Kpis- copul church, In of Uev. T. 11. At any rale, (California lemons are • C. McCalla. Interment at the city l>olnK taken l.»y these Inland towns, I veau-lery was In chaw of t he Masonic and Ihe demam! and popularity of the fraternity, Mr. Davhs heinp; a member r'allfornla product is ever increasing. | of Ihe order here for several years. The lime may have come for ihe j Pneumonia was the cause of death trade to enter into a systematic cam-' of Mr Davis lie was 111 ten days, and paini! of education ssith ihe puhllc, in the hope of revivint; and increasing the consnmpt ion of lemons, and 'his Is beinn accomplished in a measure by the aid of ihe pure fond and drui: law. 'However, there is room for a I'.reat deal of hoomiii'.'.. a.- the general public has conlineil tlie n-e of ihe lemon to the one pin pose ol making lemonade Jihoul Ion,-' enough, and a systematic oran^ campaign in ihe of other purpose.-, ol v\liirh count le.-s number*, vsoiilil liellelit to t he illdllM I V. I-". (). H. demand continues siion (•nouj4h Hi warrant hi.-.h asking prii .on hinh-.-.rade fruit. The pi is haviiin a haul i line, am! -; lo auctions. Pol tie- heiier ini.i!i'\. ,.\.-, ui. ir lie!;.. ::'.iii,- iiil.i and some .->p. rial lii^hei ( han '. li I - ial T\\ i-lit \ ' « • i i in ill- lemon- .• •. > S \; i sohl. Nei'i,-- rea!i/ed that his cuiidlilon was serious, and he made his will and arr.uu;ed for his Initial in Hellel'mnaine, beside his wife, who died some live sears ai;i> \\'. (i ('lister undertaker, of Covina. California, \sllo aeeninpanied the remains. ki,.-ss Mr. tiavis P.M sonall\ . and was hii'hl'. est.-eai. d by llf- •\ i 'o\ ina, \\ h.'i e lie nss n.-d aii ;;l ove of -i\l v :l'."i es. V .lined a 1 17.",.i inn, in addition 'o other inleiesls .\ niec-- ot Mi.- de.-ea-.ed. Mi s. Tin ,.< aini l,er l:ii-''-.ind. had b -en ri-.-id im ss ith Mr. H.u .- "t: I'-is t n tu. \ e ol hei A A I '.iv i.- of t KiKlaint Cai- I'orllia. s\ a - v\|ih 'I,. i|. eeas. d d'tlili- b.e til'..i! ll'n.--- al.d t.- lioss he e.-.i .Me . i: N\ hteli be ha - I . FOR SALE 5000 Acres of choice orange, fruit and farming LANDS in the celebrated San Joaquin Valley On main line of railroad and near good towns. Plenty of water can be obtained. This land comprises some of the best in the valley and will be subdivided into small tracts to suit purchasers and sold at low prices on easy terms. Weekly Excursions to view Land J. H. MATTHEWS REAL ESTATE Sole District Agent Citrus Avenue Covina, Cal. New Pomona Double Plunger Deep Well Pump Mead BUILT IN THREE SIZES, From Ten to Forty Horse Power It is the smoothest running deep well pump because there are no dead centers, no jerk or jar, and no danger of breaking the pump rods. Be sure and write for our big catalogue. Watch this space for further information. 't Pomona Manufacturing Co. i Pomona, California ( TO CAMPING AND FISHING PARTIES For Charter l!v the H.iv. Week or Month, the Swift Cruising Launch SAN TOY CAl'T. WILL MATTKF.NYS The World'-, Records for Yellowtail and Black Sea Ha» are he!<l l>v patrons ot Will Matthews. Fur Terms Apply t-> W. 11. MATTHKWS, AvaK.n, CaUilina 1: nr Ar^'ir, Office, CDS ina. Patrick: H. Teilly Cement Pipe Hanufacturer ALL SIZES AND IN ANY QUANTITY Estimates furnished. — All work guaranteed. Agent for KANSAS CEMENT Large or small quantities. Yards, Azusa Avenue, just north of San Bernardino Road Telephone, Home 3249 Postofhce Address, Covina PAMP BIIMPON VrfrAl'li I\ll lV_>Vyl^l Sta^e rimming. Mouiitains are tine now with no laud trouble tn oaten the limit uf truiit. Address Camp Kincon Kc'surt Co., Azusa. ,C'ul., or I'oek-Juda'u Co.. 55.5 South Spring street, Los Angeles.

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