Oakland Tribune from Oakland, California on January 12, 1947 · Page 16
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Oakland, California
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yi 1 . rT'"' - t 16-A Oakland Tribune, Sunday, Jan. 12 1947 ,1v s I i I 4 i- 4 7 : 1 i - .4 x ; , ' 9 ai W PP W 1 P t 11 t a' ' W P ' : . ; 1 KlL-UI-OUEI , , v- i-' "f 4 f , i . w' f ' r ' 111 v! . . t . . - , - - - " ' ' ' - - 5 - ' ,9 ; ' . H j "' V it' i 5 1! 3 1 (' J , 4 I t The Perkins home in its heyday, bom a drawing which ap- place home of U.S. Sen. George G. Perkins, already repealed In the 1893 edition of the "Illustrated Album of Ala- nowned as the scene of lavish entertainment The gate in meda County." Brand new at that time, it was te"show- the foreground is at Vernon and Perkins Streets. Doom of Home Closes An Era By DAVE HOPE "More than a home, more even than the home of the late George G. Perkinsgovernor and U.S. senator from California is doomed bv the sale of his estate at Vernon an" Perkins Street, preliminary to apartment house development. A way of living, the gracious! warmth and lavish hospitality that ( the bpamsh Dons oequeatned to their American successors, fades an-1 other step mto the past as Mrs. Mae Perkins Mackipnon, daughter of the1 statesman, prepares to leave thet home in which she was born. Already it's lonely. . Its 22 rooms, filled with treasures from the four corners of the world, are silent. Its statuary and pictures xeem to be meditating on glories of the past. Tall windows are boarded, and the only light, of gorgeous hues, filtered through intricate designs in stained glass, casts an aura over the plump-cushioned chair where Senator Perkins sat in his library. PUNCHBOWL EMPTY A vagrant breath of air tinkles cut glass chandelierr that once threw sparkling ligr. on parties where the elite of Oakland paid homagfe to great men of American history. The huge kitchen, where cooks and bakers prepared the banquets over which the senator presided, is vacant, its great -old range bare. The cut glass punchbowl on the built-in buffet is empty. The three magnificent pianos in the music room are silent. Fifty years ago, every one of the 11 bedrooms had its occupant. Music and light and the glow of fireplaces in every room augmented the chatter of voices and clink of glassware. Dignified civic leaders' and their elaborately gowned ladies strolled through landscaped gardens, walked along wide driveways. Birds nesting in the palm trees, looked down across broad open fields toward the bay where a cluster of buildings formed ,the village of Oakland. It was the Perkins place, home of the former governor; the man who had just started what was to be a 22-year career as U.S. senator.. To it came statesmen and business executives, to be feted and entertained as visiting royalty. SENATOR'S SELECTION Perkins himself selected the site, on Vernon Heights, designed the home, and superintended every stage of its construction. Over the objections of his wife, who thought they made it look too much like a sdhoolhouse, he installed tall win- 4 Lowered itarch and Many Report FKii( 100 Settar fa 2 Wert Berry Juice, a ruild neeoeo fl.aiinm Add extra Iron, ralriuni, phosphorous and ' iodine to your diet. 12 Cheno Tablet aupply TOf. of daily Calcium re q olrrnien t; SO of phosphorous full dally requirement of iron and 4 time .dally require ment of loUiue. methods. Thousands losse in weieht, and skin and muscular tone. diet. Your energy increases and yon feel better as the pounds come off with the Plan. So why be fat? Don't put off tatting on the Cheno Plan today. Products for Complete Plan: Bon of Cheno Tablet...... $1.00 Box of Cheno Tea $l.00 Bottle of Cheno Berry Juice $1.00 CALIFORNIA HEALTH FOOD SERVICE .1926 Telegraph Ave. Telephone it l.tH.AL. u-rtcK WakaPaaW ORDINANCFJ NO. C.M.S, . AX ORnrN'AXCK .APPi'.OPRrA-TINtf TIIK Sl'M OI $700 TO f)K-. FRAT THR KX'PRNSKS Or LIKl'T. WYMAN AV. VKRNQN TN ATTKND-IXO THAPPI C I XSTtTUTK AT -NORTHWKSTK RX UNI VKRSIT T B IT ORDAIXKI by the Council of the Titv of Oakland as follows: SKCTiOX 1. The- sum of 4700.00, r a much thereof as ma.v be necea-"pary, is herfb" apprnpriated nut of the Gene' Fund. Police Depart-ynent-Or- aitlon and .faintena nee ATiprfpriAtlon of the Fiscal Vear, ' 18f 5-134-7,- to defray the expenses f w srtf - ju . . n 1 s ,, S ' i 1 Hardly altered by its half-century 0f life, this is the Perkins home today, on the eve of its razinqj to make room for apartment houses. Only the trees show! the passage of time. dows, reminiscent! of his boyhood home in Kennebunkport, Me. He spared nothing in its construction, using huge; timbers, thick planks. "This is tc be my family's home." he declared. And it has been.! No other family has ever lived there. In it Senator Perkins raised hisl iamny oi six cnuuien. nitie ium, wife died in 1921, to be followed by ' him two years" later. Mrs. Mac-' kinnon, who had left home upon I her marriage to the late George G. Mackinnon, returned shortly after: her mother's death, and has since lived there. i j SOUND AND STURDY The earthquake of 1906 toppled brick chimneys and; cracked the tile facing of a fireplace. The huge Henry Longfellow mosaic window on the second floor landing isi warped but unbroken. The home is as sound and sturdy today as whenj Senator" Perkins jsummoned his friends for the housewarming, back in 1893. I Mrs. Mackinnon, alone since .her husband's death two years ago. will J ou o arid FEEL LIKE A MILLION With ihe Cheno Plan Created by Famed Hollywood Nutritionist Ifrou arc. fat and flabby, you can lose weight with the Chen Plan which makes reducing simple. There is no reason why you can't reduce with the Cheno Plan if you have no glandular; dysfunction. With the Cheno Plan you eat regularly you don't cut out any meals, potatoes, meat or butter you just cut down on them because desire for starch foods lessens, due to the high mineral content f Cheno Tablets, which aid in satisfying the appetite. THE 5-FACTOR REDUCING SYSTEM igar intake, moderate eneik-ise, Phytolacca alterative -ueno Je when a laxative if thi -i .j . . i i . i . tf ,1!b"'t, ,r h,Rn in mineral and may either be Uken alone, with a low calorie diU or in combination with other products. The Cheno Plan doe not contain dangerous drugs. It is one of have reported improved looks, - No starvation Special Offtr! Approx. S Weeks .Supply Consists of 4 Rove of Cheno Tablets 1 Box of Cheno Tea 1 Bottle of Cheno Berry Juice 6 sr '5" Oakland Calif. g,ftgate 2443 I.1U.AI. .OTICK atapakaaaaaarfsa of IJeut. Wyman W, Vernon iiv at-tendirnc the Traffic Institute at Northwestern University from February 3 to June, 18, JS47. Passed to print for two days by the followiriif voter Aves: Council-men llaler. McCracken, Moroom. Peters. Shattuck, .SlavUh, Youeli nri President Beach 8. Noe -None. 'Absent: Councilman D'Arcy CHAS. M. DON, City Clerk. ' '359 Jan. 10 (2t " Ms.' - ' , - t - lit ' ' , ft leave1; soon to establish a new home in a Marina apartment in San Fran-cisco.j The old house will be Tazed. and oh its grounds a group of apart-ment houses will be built. Another fragment of Old California becomes a memory. . il- f Contouring Steam Cabinets Physio Therapy Easfanoni Studios 2764 7 3rd- Ave. SW eetwood 4240 at MacArthur Kathe C. YVelner ADVERTISEMENT Does Coffee Give You Acid Indioesf ioni Thousands of ufferr from Aetd Indigestion. Gaa, BloaHuR, Heartburn, Belching, Sour Stomach and resulting poor slep, due to exeess ctomacb acid, have been delighted to discover that the Doctor's formula called Diotex starts dissolving In the stomach in 5 to 10 minutes, thus helping In these four ways: 1. Neutralise excess acids; 2. Dispel bloating gas; 3. Alleviate discomfort; 4. Curb fermentation. TRIAL OFFER: To prove that (Notes may be the very medicine you have long hoped for to combat your acid indigestion, get Diotex fom your drcfcRist today. See how fast it works. You be the judge. Unless surprised-amd delighted, simply return the empty package and your money back is guaranteed. A ; FACE BEAUTIFUL MEN onJ WOMEN: J You can regain y outhful appearance By Tb FERNALD SYSTEM FACIAL COIVTOUIl The irlilnil electric Nerve Treatment. Most permanent system koewn. Lifts ' Fallen Faces without sorcery, aeel er saln. Dr. U. W. Mover, D.c iU Pierce Bld. T ineaks lfilS Broadway I.KtiAl, NOTICE i ORMXANCB NO. C.M.S. 1 AX ORDIXAXCK ; TRANSFER- P.INC, FUNDS AND i APPROPRIA-' TJNti THR St'M OF $3600 TO PAY TIK CtMST OF A('Tr.M11AI ICKS AC'THORtZF.l) !Y- RK.SOLU-' TjoX NO. 17004 CM S. BK IT OP.DATNtCD by the Council of the tlity tf Oakland as follows: Stxri'tOX U The sum of $3600,00 is; hereby transferred from the Ceti--rftl Fujid, Ktnerfrency ' Appropriation of the Fiscal Y-ar 1346-1947. to the General Fund, Mayor and Council-Operation land Maintenance Appropriation of said Fiscal Year. SKCTIOX 2.i The sum of is: hereby appropriated out of the; General Fund; .Major and' Council-: Operation and Maintenance Appror priation of the Fiscal Year 1346-1 147, to pay the cost of the actu-; arial services as authorized by liesoluti5n Xo. 1700" C.M.S. ' Jn t'oitnctl, Oakland, Calif Jan.j 7, 1147. i : ;. passed ito print for two da va tv the following ; vote: Aves: Council- ; men Haler, McCracken. MorcOm. Peters. Shattuck. Slavieh, Youeli: and President ; Beach 8. Nop None. Absent:. Councilman D'Arcy! ' CiTAS. M. DON,i City Clerk. ; 357 Jan. 10 (2t) I I 5- -f- ADVERTISEMENT Deafened Now Hear with Tiny Single Unit Science has now made it possible for the deafened to hear faint sounds. It is a hearing device so small that it fits in the hand and enables thousands to enjoy sermons, music, and friendly companionship. Accepted by the Council on Physical Medicine of the American Medi- ! cal Association. This device does i not require separate battery pack, battery wire, case or garment to ; bulge or weigh you down. The tone is clear and powerful. So made that you can adjust it yourself to suit your hearing as your rt0r 4 "sBas on Stomach of their achievement that they will ; gladly send free descriptive "booklet and explain how you may get i a full demonstration of this remarkable hearing device in your own home without risking a penny. : Write Beltone today. n s f ME CAUS To make it possible for all sick people to find the basic cause of their illness we have installed the Coombs Colon Therapy of Examination and Treatment in our Oakland and Berkeley Offices We show you the 14x17 X-ray of your colon ao you can see your condition. This is all for only: SI. There is no further obligation. More than 90 per cent of all chronic diseases are directly traceable to the improper function of the colon, most frequent contributing" cause for hyperacidity, hih or low blood pressure, ulcera jd the stomach, appendicitis, skin trouble, female disorders, prostate d isordera. sinus, rectal diseases, asthma, hay lever, sciatica, rheumatism, . lumbago, arthritis, also heart involvements, etc A SPECIAL OFFER FOR THIS WEEK SPECIAL X-RAY EXAMINATION Complete physical ehetk- lifffe H"x!7 X-ray af Colea. if. S. A. 1AUE1 Chiropractor v- Member COLON THERAPY FOUNDATION, lac. Caambi OAKLAND 1453 Fraitvaic Arena KE lion !-S877 Mrs. Mae Perkins Mackinnon, preparing to leave her family home, pauses before a picture of her father (seated, center) when, at 39, he was California's youngest Governor. He Is surrounded by his staff, which includes many of the most prominent men of the State in 1879. ADVERTISEMENT Did "Diamond Jim" Have Stomach or Acid Pains? It is hardly likely that Diamond Jim Brady could have eaten so voraciously if he suffered after-eating pains. Sufferer who have to pay the penalty of stomach or acid pains, indigestion, ga? painr. heartburn burning sensation, bloat s"d other cond't'ns rt'erj I should try Udga. Get a 25c box of Udga j Tablets from join dtiiju.. ... ... . must convince or tetuvn '.-.o 10 get DOUBLE YOUR MONEY BACK ADVERTISEMENT Red Blood Cells Must Be Kept Up If You Via nt To Feel Alive Thousands Now Regaining Old a ime rep, v igor ana unve ay Releasing Vibrant Energy To Every' Muscle, Fibre, Cell Overwork, undue worry, and ltvek of cer- j tain foods often reduce the red-blood strength and starved, weak, puny ! blood Just basn't the power to keep up your energy and drive. Every day every hour millions of tiny red-blood-cells must pour forth from the marrow of your bones rto replace those that are worn-out. 'A low blood count may affect you In several ways: no -'-appetite, underweight, no energy, a run-down condition, lack of resistance to infection and disease, i To get real relief you must keep up i your blood strength. Medical authorities, by analysis :of the blood, have by posi tive proof ijhown that SSS Tonic Is amazingly effective In building up low blood strength In non-organic nutritional anemia. This is due to the SSS Tonic formula which contains special and potent activating Ingredients. Also, SSS Tonic helps you enjoy the food you eat by increasing the gastric digestive Juice when it is non-organl-cally too little or scanty thvis the stomach will have little cause to get balky with eras, bloat and trive off that sour food taste. I Don't wait! Energize your body with j rich, red-blood. Start on SSS Tonic now. j As vigorous blood surges throughout your whole body, greater freshness and ( strength should make you eat better, i sleep better, feel better, work better, i play better have a healthy color glow in your skin firm flesh nil out hollow I places. Millions of botties sold. Get a bottle from your drug store. SSS Tonic helps Bulla Sturdy Health. RcliTed In S minute or doubl your money back Whan airrns ttnmarb aoid raiiM" painful, aufforat-lnf cas, aour itciffiach and hrartbiirn, dormri usually prosciihe ih (ajtast-ailing lDfdirtnea known for tymptomatic relief medirinw like Ihos In BMl-ar.i TaWetn. No laiatiie. Brll-ana brinr romfort In a jiffy or double ywtr money bark on retain, of botUa to us. 2?c al all dnigiin. ADVERTISEMENT CASE io. A75 Represents a severe Sacro-IHac (hjp r tail bone) displacement. Copy of actual full length photo of X-ray at left. DR. F. B. TOWER, D.C.,? has specialized for vears on this type of complaint, and used FULL LENGTH BODY X-RAY only. SYMPTOM K'of SACRO-ILIAC CONDITIONS ARE: Neuritis traumatic arthritis severe headaches sciatica lumbago pain in small of back, legs and between the. shoulders nervous indigestion insomnia severe nervous conditions amnesia tension in neck. HOURS MON.-VTED.-FRI.-a a.m.. to S:45 a.m. TfES.-THl'RS.-S a.m. to 5:30 p.m. SAT. -9 a.m. to 13 m. DR. FRANK B. "TOWER, D.C. All treatments given personally by Dr. Frank B. Tower No Chain Srstem Phont 0L-413S, 3783 Piedmont Avi Oakland 11 No appointment necessary no waiting REMOTE E. Bleed preasare takea. Cheek n all Bm reflexea. Cleanainc treatment riTen befare X-ray. 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PROSTATE SUFFERERS uith Backaches, leg pains, frequent and nightly urination are often relieved after first treatment No Surgery Painless Coat Per Treatment Very Moderate Consultation W ithout Obligation DR. VV. FRANKLIN MORRIS, D.C. 303 Fox-Oakland Bide. 519 19th Street TE-5355 ill 1947 I xjfHI Spi is siw j Space is now available on most Southern Pacific trainsHotels i ' ' ...... , 5 and resorts are less crowded now," too. You'll find travel conditions the! best since before the war. Many ot our trains are finer and faster than ever.'We have rti-stored lounge cars, extra diners and other refinements which had to be discontinued during the war. While space is generally available now, to get just the accommodations you want, please ask your j Southern Pacific Agent to make your reservations in advance. Next time, try the train For information and reservations telephone TW in oaks 3636 ADVERTISEMENT Morning Coughs Often Due to Bronchial Asthma Do you cough and cough, especially morn--ings and at night? At times do you feel like ; you were tearing yourself to pieces trying to get rid of strangling mucus and atiU you choke, gasp for breath. wheee aod often i can t sleep? The cause of these devitalizing ; symptoms may be recurring attacks of Bron- i chlal Asthma.. In mtch cases, the ye rv flrst ; dose of Mendw. a physician's prescription, j usually goes right to work thru the blood' helping relax that clogged up .stuffy feeling in the bronchial tubes, then helps Nsture ioosen and-emore thick, strangling phie gm. This helps you get good fresh air into your lungs and promotes restful sleep, which is a natural sld to grester energy. Mendara is : not a smoke, injection or spray, ijut Is la ; tasteless tablets which you take exactly c- ; cording to simple directions at meals. Men- ' daro must satisfy in every way or your money back is guaranteed. Don't eough and choke, don't Jose sleep another night, because of recurring attacks of Bronchial Asthma, without trying Mendaco. Ask your druggist for Mendaeo todav. NERVOUS? Fars - Tension Are you troubled with nervous tension, depression, vape fears, pains;or weakness? Are there spells of nervous anxiety, panicky feelings, fear of losing control of self, an unsteady, passing out feeling, mental confusion, head or neck pains, head or ear noises poor sleep, digestive disturbances,, glandular weakness, alcoholic tendencies, etc.? You may have been given little hope or relief in the past, but there are those who understand these disorders. Relief is often obtained after first treatment. Dr. L. E. VENELLd.c. Ph.c. Psychotherapist ST! IRth Strl. Room Fox ThfatFr Buildinr GL-OUCfi Reasonable Prices Honra: 10 (o Mon. ! to 5 Till-., Thura.; Wfd.. Yri.x 10 to I Sat. 1917 SEItVE YOU REST Four Stvomenls of .w Herbs Have Arrived From China During the Latter Part of 1946. No testimony before In the history of America has been as ronriusive as that heard before the Federal Trade Commission hearing in San Franeico in January, 1940. in which a larsre number of satisfied users attested to the fact that they were relieved of numerous ailrrifnts from the use of Fong Wan's Chinese herb?:. FREE FOR THE ASKING at Hr offirr A BOOK OF :;nt PAGES The tranarripts. in thia honk PROVE that KONG WAN HERBS brinr wonderful results;. If Herbs won't help you, Fom Wan will tell you so. DIRECT nERB IMPORTER as. Since jy.'t !y va mm ltW'mtetialm.fhr1Wtfc ml 576 '10th St., Oakland Daily It a. m. ta 1:3a m San. 19 a. m. U 12 m. HL 367 160 Stockton St., San Francisco Daily S:30 p. m. to :S . ra. nn. 3 to S p. b.-TH ina 15J Both Offices Clntra Wednesday PROF. WONG YEEN Herb Preparations for All Ailments. Het. U.S. Patent Office. The prescriptions of "Herbs" 'aelected are most successful dunna; more than 48 centuries in China. Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 vm 409 10th St. TWinoaki 5814 Oakland. California t S i J avfflilo Mi This new Sonotone wfth "Magic Key" solve the greatest problem of all-in-one-hear-ing aids! First wear it with batteries inside? no battery cords. Second- whenever you want, add long-lastinft EXTRA POWER, and save up to in battery costs! See the Sensational NEW SOtlOTOHE with "MAGIC KEY" Sonotone of Oakland 1212 BROADWAY Telephone Cl'-99SS TOriSILS Removed by on easy, painless method. No drugs or surgery. No loss of time from school or work. Officp Hour: Daily lf to : Saturday W to 12 Dr. Renald L. Smith, D.C. 577 14th? Street THAYER BLDG. SUITE 520 Downtown Oakland GL-7945, or Res., KE-4-7336 CHINESE HERDS Why Not Give This 5000-Year-Old Method a Trial? If other methods) have failed, why nor civt rhif, 5000 - year old method a trial Many sufferers have found lon.e sought relief Hy the use of our Chinese Herbs. Let Our Chinese Herbs Ht You! CHAM 8 1 KONG Hrrb Sppflalisln 1010 BROADWAY . "Between llh and llth StTeeta Oalfy 1ft lo 5; rimed Every Thoraday Established Sne lfKW. FnrmerlT !"U (la? Street Phone TW innaka FAMOUS HERBS fa For stomach, liver. lun. kidneys, eyes, bladder, foot ill, lorr thrnat. dysentery, rhrnnir asthma, catarrh, roufh. nsoriasii. rheumatism. Inmbam. piles, boils, headache male and female troubles. Our herbs surely will help yon to rerain your health quickly. Testimonials o Successful and Marvelona Resulta on File at Our Office. How Hong Chinese Herb Co. 3215 Telegraph Ave., Oakland Near JSind Street OI, ymele 352 JfT. ARE vm? V SICK? 20 years' experience in 'Chinese Herb remedies. If you wish to try th Chi-ne-.e Herbs come in today and Jearn ho-.v Woo and Choo herbal treatments can heip you. Woo and Choo Herb Co. 2238 Telegraph Atomic near tnd St.. TW-M74 Oakland. Hours !9:3 a.nf. to S:3A. p.m. o To) The friendly j Southern Pacific! "U- t - -r"- !

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