Covina Argus from Covina, California on April 24, 1909 · Page 3
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RIVERSIDE FINISHES AHEAD. Covina Lucky But Not Enough Aggression. Time Taken to Discuss. Fine Points of Game. Covina 3, Riverside 4. , There was a lot of contesting done out. at the ball park last Sunday afternoon. Three Covina men were busy hitting the ball, while the rest rallied in around the pitcher's box and helped the umpire settle the finer points of the national game. Whether the team as a bunch were much use in this capacity is a question, but it did need someone with a little spark of aggression to see that the Riverside batting order was not changed every inning. Hunt could drop down here any afternoon in the week, and mollycoddle the whole Co^lna team, •with a local umpire thrown in. The Riversiders had all the best of the game, and were entitled to win it. Eight hits, against four, and an even break in the error column, usually denotes an advantage, and all the more so when Hunt was able to fan Covina's batters eleven times. Up to the eighth inning the visitors •were outlucked, and it began to look as though Covina would finish in the money. Lougheed was placed in the box to shoot them over in the way an ex- Stanford baseball captain is expected to. He got along very well. In the . first, Hunt and Deakons got hits, and the former scored. After that the hits never came in pairs until the eighth, when Lougheed started to aviate. Paddock was given first by the only walk issued, Lippencott bunted, and was safe after the ball was juggled a few times. Then McGill batted out of his turn, and after landing for two bags, was called out. Instead of Lippencott and Paddock going to second and first, they were each advanced a bag. Wallace fan- •ned. McGill took his real turn at the bat and hit over second. Wicker threw to Shirley in lots of time to catch Lippencott, but the third baseman fussed it, Lippencott scoring Ping Fairly relieved Lougheed at this juncture. Workman singled to right and stole second, McGill going third. Hunt came up and bunted to first base for what should have made a third easy out, but the ball was dropped after a spell of juggling, and McGill scored. Workman was caught stealing home. Three For Locals. Kendall opened the third by laying a slow one toward first that Lippencott fussed over, then Montague was safe by Goodfriend's error. A walk for Lougheed filled the bases. Pete Aguayo came through with a beautiful hit just over the third baseman's head, and all three scored, Pete being caught at the plate. Hughes fanned, and Ping flew to second. Right fielder Deakons was the prize slugger of the afternoon. In three times at bat he hit each time, one of them being a three-bagger. Aguayo did the best sticking for the homers, landing twice for hits just over third. A fast double was made in the second inning. McGill singled to left, then Workman smashed one to Lougheed, who doubled to Fairly before the Indian knew what happened . Riverside pulled off another in the eighth. Ping slammed a beauty past third. Bab followed with a fly to third, and Ping was doubled out at first. Wallace of Covina played second base for the visitors, and performed very creditably. The score: CO VINA AB R If SD PO A K Aguayo, If 4 0 2 0 15 0 0 Hughes, SB 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 P. Fairly, Ib. .. 4 0 1 1 « 1 0 H. Fairly, rf 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 Shirley, 3b IJ 0 0 0 2 2 ( Wicker, 2b I', 0 0 0 2 2 0 Kendall, c 4 1 0 0 6 4 0 Montague, cf. . . 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 Lougheed, p 1 1 0 0 3 2 1 Total.s 2'J y 4 1 2,-, 12 RIVERSIDK AH R H SB I'O A Met Jill, c 4 1 2 0 12 2 AVorkman, ss 4 0 1 1 2 2 Hunt, p 4 1 2 2 .'! 2 Deakons, rf .'! 0 ii 0 0 0 Kaymer, cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 Coodfriend, lib. . 4 0 u 0 1 1 Paddock, If 2 1 0 0 1 0 Lippencott, H>. . ii 0 o 0 2 2 COUNTY TO QUARRY ITS OWN STONE. One Million Tons Will Be Needed In Plans For Good Roati Improvements—Will Buy Property Near Glendora. The county will quarry one million tons of rock from its own property to supply stone for the 309 miles of good roads to be improved under the $3,500,000 bond issue. That decision was definitely reached when the supervisors voted unanimously to purchase an 80-ocre quarry in San Dimas canyon, near Giendora, fronr William H. Thompson for $3000. Lnder the law, notice of Intention to purchase must be published, so that the county will not come into actual possession of the property for a couple of weeks. After that a rock-crushing plant will be installed without delay, and it is estimated, the first rock will be ready to use on the roads within two months. This means that rock from private quarries will not be used on any piece of road to be improved under the $3,500,000 bond Issue except upon the section of the El Monte road for which the contract was let today. For all future contracts rock will be furnished by the county, so that contractors will simply bid on the road making, and not on the rock supply. This venture of the county in the quarrying business means sin expenditure of about half a million dollars. About 1,000,000 tons of crushed rock will be used, it is estimated, and the cost of production will be about 00 cents a ton. The quarry land purchased is about two and one-half miles from the Santa Fe, four miles from the Southern Pacific, and only one-eighth of a mile from the proposed ex'.ention of the Pacific electric tracks. Spurs will be built in from all the railroads. A tramway probably will be built from the quarry to the Pacific Electric lines, where the crusher will be installed. The quarry will supply rock not only for the 309 miles of good roads, but will prove an almost Inexhaust- able supply for future needs of the county, it is expected. This purchase by the county of its own quarry put an end to all other propositions submitted to the county for rock supply. The last of these was received when J. E. Wickham, representing the Glendora syndicate, offered to sell the county 100 acres of rock-producing land at Glendora for $20,000, or to sell 600,000 tons of crushed rock at the rate of 1000 tons a day for G5 cents a ton. Other offers had been received to furnish rock at 50 cents a ton. Totals i',2 4 8 '•', 27 9 3 SI'M MARY Three-base hit—Deacons. Sucri- i;i-« hit — Hughes. First base on errors-- Covina U, Riverside :i. Hases o;i halls-Off Lougheed 1, Hu,,t 'A. Struck out—By Lougheed 4, Fairly i, Hunt 11. Double plays--Lougheed to Fuir'.y; (Joodfriend to Lippenrolt. Hit l,y pitf-heil ball - Hughes, D»-akons, i'l.-idork. I'n.pin- Oun i.,o,i. Try ii \-.\ oreakfuht Top Noeh p ttstry. W VV. i C... The Cardinal staff will give u cafeteria supper at the high school on the evening of Way 1, the porcceds to go toward the commencement number of the Cardinal, which it is wiHh- ed to make the largest ever iHHiied. The debate for the championship of Southern California with Hollywood will occur May 28, in the auditorium of the Los Angeles High School. This debate wil be the "best yet." More debates! Covina, High has decided to accept the challenge of Citrus High School to a debate to he deld at A/usa Borne time in the near future, upon the •question, "Resolved, That state prohibition is preferable to local option as a method of deal- Ing with intemperance.,, Covina will deny. The date of this debute will be announced later. Our debaters ing with intemperance." Coiinu will ence Hodges. A number of students all ended t),e performance of the old morality play, "lOveryinan," as given by the Hen Greet players at the Auditorium theater, Los Angeles, Thursday. Another party intends to attend the performance of "Midsummer Night's Dream," to be given today. Principal A. Harvey Collins attended the ceremonies of breaking the ground for the I'ni'versily of Red- laridn, Monday. Mr. Collins v/lll occupy the chair of American history at that insUtutioi! from .Sept. )W.< on. Arthur Hixby. NOTICE. Alleys Must Be Cleaned. ! have been instructed by the Hoard of City T:'us!*-('.s to thoroughly < lean 'he alleys of all weeds and rubbish in rear of their ploperlies by May I. If not so done the same will in- done by the »t reel department and <-hai ;-''•(! ayaih.-.l the properties. M. L. .MKHNKf/r, riueel rfupt'i'int'-iidi-nt. STUDENT HISTRIONICS. Junior Play Entertains Two Nights— Clever Talent Displayed by High School. "Charley's Aunt," the character Interpreted by Hoyt Leisure In the Junior high school class play of that name on briday and Saturday nighta of last week, made a hit which will ho hard to duplicate for a long time to come. In fact, the excellent manor In which all the characters In this play were depicted, scores just a little bit better than the wojk of the Seniors, which may not be a diplomatic thing to say, but will be borne out by the people who saw the skit as portrayed by these clever students. Hoyt Leisure played the part of a young Oxford student, who Is Impressed Into service to Impersonate the aunt of one of his chums, an aunt who was expected to make a visit and Incidentally chaperone a party, and who didn't turn up at the right time. Leisure worked In a good bit of natural ability, and had the audience with him from the start. Paul Rlggins, as Sir Francis Chesney, late of the lu- dinn service, made a dignified Impression, and Grant Chapman as the designing solicitor had a splendid makeup as an aged man and delivered his lines effectively. Robert Philleo and Irven Reynolds, in the parts of college chums, delivered themselves of some happy places In the play, and Leslie Ship way, the college scout, and general man of utility, made every opportunity good. Miss Albine Power, in the role of the real 'Charley's aunt," proved to be nothing like the imaginative character the boys h.u) made up in her absence,but a sweet and winsome young woman, exceptionally good looking. Sarah Crook, Gladys Seat and Dell Harnish had ingenue parts which fitted them nicely. The play on Saturday night went through without a single hitch. "Bob" Pliilleo at "doubling" is a success, for he played his part well on the stage and led the orchestra between the acts. RAISE IN SALARIES. Grammar School Teachers Receive Merited Acknowledgement of Services. At a meeting of the school hoard on Monday evening It was decided to make some needed raises in the salaries of teachers. The salary of Karl C. Leebrick, principal of the Covina grammar school, was raised from $1200 to $1350. All other teachers In the grammar grades receive a raise from $712 to $800, which will henceforth be the amount paid for the ten months of school. This addition to the former amount paid places the Covina schools on the question of salary, on a bawls with all the best schools of the state, with the exception of those maintained by large cities. Professor ./. J. Morgan was formally elected as supervising principal of the Covina schools, which was a ratification of the action taken last week when he accepted the position. Those chosen to occupy positions as grammar school teachers are re appointed teachers, including Miss Collins, Miss Heath, Miss Klllol.t, Miss Hall, Miss Widney, Miss Doyle, and Miss Kennedy. No action has yet been taken for the special courses. The reports show that the school has maintained an excellent standard of prollcience during the past year in all departments, and the board Is highly gratified at. the work that has been accomplished by Prof. Leebrick and the teachers who so ably assisted him. RAN'CHKRS, WK OFFKR YOU A\ OPPORTUNITY TO SAVJO MONKY: I have for sale a <|iiun!liy of secondhand harvesting tools, mowers, rakes, harvest era, almost iinylhing you need in this line which can be had at one- half their real value. They are all In excellent repair and weie puichased i;ew by me when farming on the Hald- win lauds. W. L. CHIKKITH, Tel. I'M. If Covina, Cal. IF YOU WANT ANY PAINTING KALSOMINING OK PAPER HANGING done, see me before you let your job. All work guaranteed and prices reasonable. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE WHY OR DER OF SALE OF REAL ESTATE SHOULD NOT BF. MADE. (No. M'-Ma.) In the Superior Court of (ho Htnto of Cfilifornin in and for tin 1 County of Los Angeles. In the inn HIM- of Iho est:ite of Al- inirii Lyoti, doccused. It is ordered by the court tlisit nil persons interested in tlio estate of the said deceased nppenr before Hie snid Superior Court- on Monday, the 7th day of May, 1009, at 10 oVIook n. in. of snid dny, at the court room of snid .Superior Court. Department '2 thereof, in the court house, in snid County of Los Angeles, State of California, to show enuse wliy nn order should not he grunted to (lie executor of said istnte to sell nil the real estate of snid de- eenscd. And Hint n copy of this order be published nt lenst four successive weeks in the Covina Argus, n newspaper printed and published in stud County of Los Angeles. JAMK8 C. RIVKS, .Midge of the Superior Court. Dated April 17th, 1000. K. P. WAHNKR, Kxecutor of said eslnte. A. M. PUNCH, Altornev for .said estate. For Sale or Trade—Second-hand buggies Covlnn Harness & Sad- dlery Company. It SEWING MACHINE. ROLLER BEARING. HIGH GRADB. Money by buying thfft reliable, honest, high grade lew* ing machine. STRONGEST GUARANTEE. National Sewing Machine Co* ._. Belvldere, III. A Horrible Mold-Up. "About ten years ago my brother was "held up" in iiin work, health and happiness by what was belived to be hopeless Consumption," writes W. K. Lipscomb, of Washington, N. C. "lie look all kinds of remedies and treatment from several doctors, but found no help till he used Dr. Kind's New Discovery and was wholly cured by six bottles. He is a well man to-day." It's quick to relieve and the surest eurc far weak or sore lungs, Hemorrhages, Coughs and Colds, Bronchitis, I<a (irippe, Asthma and all Hronchial allVelioiiH. .SOc and Sl.lK). Trial bottle free. Guaranteed by C. K. Clapp. Jshnssn &, Migg BLACKSMITHS Blacksmithing af all Kinds Our Specialty Shop on Citrus Ave A. J. ROOKS Qlaolc smithi Ing All kind* of general arid heavy iiluckumithing. We manufacture Kidgcr», Orange Kacktt and Jiox I'hone 51. C. H. Kistler Horseshoeing o Specialty home Phone IOQ7 8hop Wesi Badillo 8t, Cavina Call and See Us It )<>u need anything in the HAKNKSS line and we will ^ive the l^est l^orjds at the lowest price,. Satisfaction guaranteed. Cowlnet Harness •y Co. ,iie Home 1 !7u THE BROADWELL STORES Hi-hind every trade and occupation there are most intimate human connections; beneath every trade and occupation there are deep human relationships; and it is only as \ve discern these fundamental relations and connect ions that. \ve jjH at a true conception of the magnitude of the practical aclivilies of society and of their significance in civilization. The man who treats his occupation as mere opportunity of money making, without taking into account the service of that trade I omen or its relation to the totality of social activi- ties, is as truly anti-social in his spirit and methods, as an anarchist. Successes in the world of all'airs must continually educate him for a larger grasp of principle and broader grasp of conditions. The splendid success of our IVw offerings last week en- courages us to make furl her offerings for I lie week to come. Our silk slock contains some excellent values and we feel sure no dealer in eily or country would care lo,offer at $1.00 per yard the splendid '27-inch pongee \ve are showing. SILK SKIRTS. And in this collection we wish losay these skirls are all silk. Ileatherblooni, TalVetla, and llygrade TuflVU.ii, are not silk, though some very respectable stores would lead their customers to think HO. Our skirts are silk. .^{.Df) and #4.85, about one-third less than our city friends would ca.ro to sell, them i'or. THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD would certainly he considered in very poor hands if il,s managers purchased iron rails, and yet the constant pounding of wheels on rails is not harder than the constant wear on the soles of your shoes. What shoes do yon buy'/ Any old make, any old shape, just so they are cheap. An inspection of the shoe repair shops in this city leads us to believe Unit some very respectable eili/.ens of I his eily have very little respect for their feet. Is it economy lo buy poorly made and shoddy shoes? dome in and read I he testimony of men \vlio have worn a pair of our good shoes 12 lo Hi months, and boys who have worn a pair one year. And by the way, we are busy asking Congress for protection. Wouldn't it be just as well lo start in right at home? We have (he goods and are here every day lo stand back of every dollar's worth we sell. MEN'S CLOTHING. We have several odd snils left from .spring selling. The second spring crop is now coming forward. Your choice of these several good suils at inateriid reductions. Hoy's are also included. Odd coals and vests and n few last season's suils very cheap. FOWNES KID GLOVES. No make nflVcs such splendid values as these line Knglish gloves. We respectfully ask ii comparison. BONHA/W & RITCHA Cement Contractors I,KT US KKIUKK ON ANYTHING IN THK CKMKNT MNK SIDKV/ALKS AND CUKHS O1JK Sl'KCIAl/l'Y We are experienced cement men and employ only skilled help. Hume phone H>i>7 LOOK! LISTEN! If you want to sec that nice new AI'TO Laundry Delivery Wajfon, ju->t drop a card to Lori/err iiro-,.' i'oinona Steam Laundry, the ablest and most up-to-date laundrymen in the valley, and tell them lo call lor your laundry or tfive you their price on work. \Ve call j Monday, Tu<--,day, Thursday and Friday. Work strictly up-to-date. POMONA STEAM LAUNDRY

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