Covina Argus from Covina, California on June 19, 1909 · Page 1
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r Mr I. H. Nf, F 1 H. FABRICK PLUMBING F. H.FABRICK HARDWARE ''i "*v-\ s •:•/".'..•.-,... '•.•&•••.'••^•'••«iMtf LEADING NEWSPAP GAB VOL 3-7 COVINA, CALIFORNIA, SATURDAY, JUNE Ip, 1909. INO.iZT PROFESSIONAL CARDS * PR. STEVENS OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN Phone 298—Argus Block Dr. Olinda K. Stevens Tuesdays and Fridays 0R. J. C. GOODELL OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN Office, First National Bank Bldg. Hours 9 to 4. Phones: Res. 250. Office 175. f^EED & JENNINGS, PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS J. TO. REED G. D. JENNINGS 8-10 a m 10-12 tn 2-4 p m, 7-8 p m 4-6 p m Offices in Reed blk., Phone 40. Residence of Dr. Reed E. Badillo st. Phone 48; Residence of Dr. Jennings on Reynolds addition, E. Badillo St. Phone 299. COVINA, CAL. F. J. CWNE, —DENTIST— . , -Office hours: 8:30 to 12, 1 to 4. f, '' Home Phone 47 Office: Bank Blk., - Covina, Cal. 7. SCHIFFMAN DENTIST , t Over Argus Office Covina, Cal. fur ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Notary Public Phone 1039 Reed Block Covina, Cal. QEO. L. SANDERS, ATTORNEY AT LAW Offices 32S-333-33S Wilcox Building, Telephone, Home 425 LOS ANGELES, CAL. LLOYD W. WELLS OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN Covina, Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Office, over Warner, Whltsel & Co.'s store. Hours, 12 to 5. 1191,6 S. Spring St., Los Angeles, Cal. JAMES CORBETT The Morsc-Shocp ; % GLADSTONE AVENUE • CHARTER OAK has built a neat shop and put In a 'complete outfit of tools, and Is now prepared to do all kinds of smithing work. Note the address—One-half mile north of Charter Oak Schoolhouse. tf Jshnssn & INigg BLACKSMITHS Blacksmithing af all Kinds Our Specialty Shop on Citrus Ave KILL™. COUCH AND CURE TNI LUNGS WITH Dr. King's New Discovery FOR AND ALL THROAT AND LUNG TROUBLES. GUARANTEED SATIBFAOTOBY OR MONET REFUNDED. INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION. Will A. Knighten Will Be Orator of the Day. Magnificent Program of Sports. Will A. Knighten of Los Angeles, a speaker of note, will deliver the address to Covina citizens on Saturday, July 3rd, at the big celebration to be held here. The Independence Day program will be held under tents on the vacant lot at the corner of Badillo and Citrus avenues, where the inbound Pacific Electric cars stop. Major C. P. Clapp of the Covina Canton, I.O.O.F., has arranged fully for the entertainment of companies of uniform rank of this order from Los Angeles, Pasadena, Pomona, Santa Ana, and Covina, and the drill, inspection and parade of these bodies will be one of the principal features ot the day. A baseball parade, relay race and mile find a half bicycle race will also be distinct features. The Rebekahs and ladies of the M. E. Church will serve a chicken dinner at 12 and 6 o'clock to the visitors. A grand military ball takes place in the evening. The merchants of Covina will keep open house all day, and have arranged special bargain prices on goods. It will in all likelihood be one of the biggest trading days the town has ever experienced. ; The full program is as follows: STARTING AT 9 A. M. daah (open to all ..boys ' 41 * 1 ^ • f 2 V Sack race (open to everyone). 3 1% mile bicycle race, starting at .Hash's drug store, going along Badillo to Hollenbeck, then north to San Bernardino road, east to Citrus, and finishing at the starting point (open to all riders). 4. Girls' race, 50 yard dash (open). r>. 100 yard dash (limited to Covina entries. G. High jump (open event). 7. Broad jump (open event). 8. 220 yard dash (open event). 9. Potato race (open). 10. Shot-put (open). 11. Tug o' war (matched teams that pulled against each other on May Day). 12. Grand relay race (Covina vs. Azusa). Competing teams to be chosen from best five runners chosen by tryout. 11 TO 12 O'CLOCK. Speech by Will A. Knighten of Los Angeles. Music by the high school band. 1 O'CLOCK. The baseball parade will form at the corner of Citrus and College avenues, and will march- to the baf.oball park south of town. Arrangements have been made to have the rof.d thoroughly sprinkled, and conveyances will be in readiness to talus pasHf-n- gers back and forth at a nominal charge. The game will be called promptly at 1:30 o'clock, and will ho between the well known local aggregation and some team of the .Southern State League. For the people who do not rare for baseball, the shady high school cam pus will furnish a comfortable- phuo to watch some good tennis matcho.H. A musical entertainment in also being arranged for those wishing that form of re-creation, 4 I 1 . M. The five teairn of the uniform rank of the I.O.O.F. will drill on the vacant lot at the corner of Citrus avenue and liadillo street. The crowd will have ample time to return from the ball ground, and will find comfortable seats arranged under awnings, for their accommodation during the drill. Births. Horn; to Mr. and Mrs. \V K. Itob- biiiH ot liald.vin I'ark, ..'line 1^. a daughter. Horn, to Mr. and Mrs. lion Guerrero, Jui.e ;*, a rfon. Horn, to Mr. and Mrn. C. Fraijo, a SONGS OF PROMISE. • Easter Hymns and Wealth of Flowers Characterize Funeral of Mrs. Fletcher. The funeral on Monday morning at 10:30 o'clock of Mrs. Charlotte (Dundas) Fletcher, wife of Rev. Alfred Fletcher, pastor of the Church of the Holy Trinity (Episcopal) was attended by a throng of friends and townspeople, who held the woman in tiio highest esteem. The church was filled to overflowing. Floral tributes, coming from friends who had known her in many towns of Southern California where she has assisted her husband in parish work, banked the front of the church, giving fragrant, beautiful testimony to an appreciation of Mrs. Fletcher's good works in this life. A vested choir of twenty voices rendered hymns which were favorites of the deceased, and whicji were bright with the promise of Eastertide and the resurrection, rather than funereal in selection. Bishop J. H. Johnson of the diocese of Los Angeles conducted the services, assisted by Dr. A. G. Trow, D. D., of Los Angeles. The bearers were past and present members of the vestry. The funeral cortege bore the body to Oakdale cemetery, where the rites of committing the body to the earth were carried out by Bishop Johnson and Dr .Trew. FLORA AIN8WORTH FOUL|ETTe. Beautiful Christian Character Pacsea On After Two Months of Illness. The funeral of Mrs. Flora Ains- uorth Follette, mother of Mrs. W. H. Collins of Charter Oak, was held at the Church of. the Holy Trinity (Episcopal) Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Rev. Mr. Murphy of Los Angeles officiated, assisted by the church pastor, Rev. Alfred Fletcher. A vested choir sang two appropriate hymns. The church was filled with relatives and friends, and the floral tributes were numerous and beautiful. Tho body was interred in Oakdale cemetery. Mrs. Follette had been a keen sufferer for two months, during which time she underwent special treatment in a Los Angeles hospital. She v/as removed to the home of her daughter, Mrs. W, TT. Collins, where she died early on Tuesday morning. Mrs. Follette was born In Circle- vlllo, Ohio, G7 years ago. Tt was in Hastings, Minnesota, that she was married, and lived there for BOJIIO time, going from there with her husband to Minneapolis. She came from Minneapolis to Covina mid made her homo here for several years, afterwards moving to Long Heacli, Los An- geleH, Rivera, Ontario and other cities. Mrs. Follclti; leaves three i daughters, Mrs. W. I).Hanson of Cas- jtlevllK X. I)., Mrs. .J. J.WIndle of Xew York City and Mrs. W. II. Collins of , Covina, and one son, (Jeorge Kollette o' LOIIM Beach. All her life Mrs. Kol- lelte wan a d«vout member of tho j , Kpiucnpal Church, and her beautiful, j • Christian character wan well known] and appn-( laU-d by all who came in I contact with her life. ' Notice. Xo fireworks, fire-crarkr-rs or other i noise-producing articles will be allow! ed within the city limits until further notice. Thin order must be obeyed. I Per order, i City Marshal Mehnert. I Stanton & Harnish N'lake Sales. j .Stanton & Harninh report the Hale fi: 18 acres of land belonging to Hert Rogers, wituated on Arroyo avenue, near the pumping plant at Walnn? Center, to H. H. Lougheed of Rowland avenue. The plac<: in planted to poltroon. Team and farm implements we;-- included in the .sale. The con uideiation wan ITOOij cawh. 'I ht? name firm also reports the Hale o' a 10 acre grove near Han i>imaH to J. W. Oilman of .South Dakota; conbid- eration. $'!<>M>ii). ail cash. SUCCESS CROWNS INTEGRITY. Warner, Whltsel & Company Occupies Mammoth Store on Site of Humble Beginning. Seventeen years ago, E. P. Warner and his brother, Carl M. Warner, scraped togother a small stock of groceries and started business in Covinir. on what is now known as Citrus avo- mie. On Thursday of this wook Ilia firm of Warner, Whltsel & Company moved back on the old location— moved to tho on.me spot occupied seventeen years ago.. But there Is quite a little difference in the size of the firm and the building the firm occupies. When Warner went into business he considered that, ton dollars In gross receipts for one day was doing well. The valley was very thinly settled. There were no railroads. It was hard work i-.o reach the people for delivery. The store was an extremely small one and transacted business from hand to mouth. This week the firm moved into a big building of their own after having worked up the largest grocery busl- iness in the upper San Gabriel valley. Fifteen hundred people passed through the store doors in the afternoon, people who came to inspect the Warner, Whltsel & Company store, and bo the guests of the.flrin for its opening, .No!"goods were feold' J pn this day, and the clerks busted themselves only wltk entertaining the people., Fruit punch was served continuously, while an orchestra dispensed music in the rear of the salesroom. The Blahop cracker company gave away hundreds of boxes of their delectable lit- crackers and demonstrated In ketchups and jellies. The HasH-liaruch wholesale grocery company of Lou Angeles sent a beautiful horncHho of vari-colored carnations as a goodwill tribute, and the store was othe wis>> decorated tastily. Mombc-rs of thf! linn assisted in entertaining tho crowds, with tholr wives also doing much to make the people of Covina and environs feel perfectly at homo. The Warner, Wliltsol Company now has one of the largest stores of Its kind in Southern California outsido 01' the large cities. An enormous stock has been secured to sl.arl off tho business In the now quarters. Many up-to-dat.o contrivances In this Hlore were shown to visitors, among which wan the patent automatic measuring machine- on the second floor, which weighs out sugar and other man-rial of u lllco king, and an electric elevator, running from the IxiHe- ment to the top of the building. A suite of offices on the second floor ovcrlookH tin- ground floor. Mr. Wur- ner'H private office IH connected with (lie bookkeeping find stenographic room, both offices commanding a view of tin? floor below. A wilting room for ladles IIUH been Installed. A perfect Hj'Hlein of shelving goods IH one of I he modern fealurcH, and the H)IOW (•••iHi'H are all new and of the most mm!l.iiry type. Tin- new building IH owned by II. F. Hnller, who lejuieH It to Warner, Whit- KC| & Company for a term of years on a bsiHiH of interest on capital Invented. The company teams now cover the entire Covl'ia valley each day, both with I he regular grocery wugonn and the bread and pastry wagon. The members of the firm cordially Invite anyone who wan not able to be present ,ut the opening to come lo the store, where they will in: shown over (lie n-:w building. The new building IH also a creilii, tr- the builder, Contractor Clarence AliJHon. f'ovlna's pioneer contractor and builder. NOTICE! For your vacation, an Kautrnan, i're- rno, Hawkeye, Century, Graflex, all made by Kastmari Kodak Co., «ol<i by C. W. Tucker arid instruction FKKK, will fnak<; you pleaaurc while away and when you an; h/mi/e;. (jet one now. tf I % MISS ,JUMK ('! Juno 21 to 20, 190!) Coviun, ('!«!., Juno .1!), 11)09. Dear INrjidiini: . AVi 1 cnrdinlly invite yon lo visil, onr store and wiliH'SH n dciiionsl nil ion in fancy cooUcry, dcsHcrls, clc., lo In- "'ivcn hy I lie .losepli Hiinidl, (loinpatiy oil Boston, iiu'.nnrjiclnrcrs ol' tin.! famous Burnclt's Vanilla. This is I lie oldesl brnud of Vanilla, in the world, and won IheFirsI IVi/.e Mediils al l-lxpoHil ions held in I'liihuleliihia, New York. St. Louis, CincinnaTi, Boston, Chicago and Han Friincisco. The charming color louches »'iven to food materials by tho use of Bnriielf's dolor Pastes and Iho, de- lipjhlful Color Schemes for receptions, leas. etc.. will also he illustrated. A boulde! of prnc.licnl recipes will be given to each visitor. AVAHNKR, Wl & CO. JOSKl'H BUIINUTT CO., Boston, Mass. DIRECTORS OFFICJ'JKH G. K. AnclurHon Marco I[. Hullmun W. If. 1101,1,IDAY, I'miildnnl. C. K. Cliipn J[. M. llouiiar MAIiCO II. 1II'!I,I,MAM, Vlto I'nrn. J. K. Elliott J. O. IIiiiiHur .1. K. KIiMt)'!"!', Vli^o I'rcH. W. II. Il.illltlny C. MonolY'O W. M. (illlHWOI.I), Cimlilor A. I 1 . Knrnkhoir I M. I.KONIIAUDT, AHMI. Cualili. Capital and Surplus $98,000.oo Covina Dallcy Savings ffiank Covina, Cal. DIRECTORS OFFICERS On. K. AmlDrmm W. II. Jlollliluy A. I'. KICItdKIIOKK, I'roiililonl J. It. Kllloll II. M. II.MJH.-r II. M. 1IOI/HMH, VI™ 1'ntnlilmit Miirro II. Hcllmiiri A. I'. Km'r.'klioll' W. M. (JIU.SWOI.D, CiiNlilnr Capital and Surplus $44,000.oo ^< H x><MXiMX M >^<OM;.^4H^x M x^^^:*<HX^. \ i f ine Jewelry and Watches In Beautiful Designs. IN eckwear, Lockets, Charms Vhains, Fobs, Fobettes, JlTat Pins, Gold Set Combs, etc. The Graduate Jeweler and Watchmaker 103 N. Citrus Avenue (Oummiriga 1 Confectionery) f. Phone 42 fy y iyr TD No ch.'inci--; takm ;<l thi , ,t<.'i<-. You ;ii,v,ty, get your A t II .£>. money's <.vorlli. ' 2 f V | FINCH FIXES WATCHES THAT STAY FIXED. X **r^\^^rt'^r>>*l^t^^^ I I I I

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