Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on March 13, 1959 · Page 10
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Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 10

Redlands, California
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Friday, March 13, 1959
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V 10 - Friday, Mar. 13,1959 Redlands Daily Facts Redlands Flower Show To Be April 25th And 27th Seventy Years of Flowers will be the theme of the Redlands, flower show to be held in the San-] ta Fe Arcade April 25th and 26th. Celebrating its 70th birthday, the Redlands Horticultural and Improvement Society will look back toward its founding day and in cooperation with other business organizations and citizens wifl create room settings and floral displays popular before the turn of the century- * As usual the flower show welcomes the thousands of specimen blooms that it annually receives for competition in the many categories of Iris. Roses. Perennials. Annuals, Shrubs and Trees, and Potted Plants. People interested in such competition might surveyj SELL IT TOMORROW With an inexpensive Classified Ad their gardens now to groom plants by careful fertilizing, staking and debudding so that flowers will reach their peak in late April, Floral arrangements in many classifications may also be entered in competition for prizes and ribbons and will be featured in: the main arcade. A garden tour will be arranged to include the Victorian gardens of seventy years ago that still surround some of the well kept mansions of Redlands early age. There will also be included in the tour the Redlands Botanical Gardens and gardens illustrating outdoor beauty compatible with our more modern informal way of life. Further information may be obtained from the co-chairmen of the flower show: Mrs. Theodore Krumm, PY 2-3741 or Robert Rigney, PY 3-1736. Joe Littlefield To Visit Redlands Store On Tues. WATCH! for our Grand Opening DeWitt's Paint Store 18 W. Citrus Ave. PY 3-1298 W» Hind), the Best * Amerifone arid Pittsburgh Paints • fine Wad Papers • Brushes • Supplies Joe Littlefield, Southland Garden authority, will visit House Lawn Hardware, 18 West Colton avenue, March 17, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., to discuss gardening prob lems with Redlands gardeners. Mr. Littlefield has been in horticulture for the past 32 years and for the past eight he has been lecturing on gardening and counseling gardeners. His visit is sponsored by the Bandini Fertilizer company and Cooke Gerden Sprays. Through his lectures, and the articles he contributes to garden magazines, Mr. Littlefield weaves his own homespun garden philosophy. He regards gardening not as a task but as an adventure in enjoyment. He avoids the solemn, ponderous approach With friendly informality, and a deft light touch, he discusses gardening fundamentals in a way that holds the interest of both expert and beginner. "Anyone," he maintains, "can become a successful gardener, merely by following through conscientiously on a few basic principles. I've been chatting about gardening with all kinds of folks, for over 25 years, and I have yet to meet anyone whd couldn't learn to grow many of the lovely, plants with which the good Lord blessed this earth!" JOE LITTLEFIELD Forget Those Volunteers, Get Fresh Stock Terrific Values MAYTAG Appliances-TV SHOP OUR COMPETITION THEN COMPARE OUR PRICES GENERAL ELECTRIC HOME LAUNDRY — DISHWASHERS — REFRIGERATORS MAYTAG AUTOMATIC WASHERS AND DRYERS HAMILTON AUTOMATIC WASHERS AND DRYERS MATHES HOME AIR CONDITIONING SYLVANIA THE FINEST NAME IN T.V. TRI-C1TY APPLIANCE SERVICE 627 W. State Strctt Redlands PY 3-3730 Where Appliance Sales and Service Is Our Only Business Start Grape Vines From Cuttings You'll still find rooted cuttings of grape varieties for the home garden. Plant them with the top bud at soil level and mound some soil over them. The resultant growth needs no pruning until next winter at which time you'll select one strong cane and remove the others. In the meantime, just keep the young vine watered and let it grow. The result will be a strong root system at the end of its first' year. I About the only thing you know about a petunia, calendula or other flower plant that comes up from self-sown seed dropped by last year's plants is that it had seed which survived the winter.] Unfortunately, this is a poor, kind of natural selection for beauty, for you'll find that most all the flowers on volunteer petunias are of an unlovely mauve or dirty white color (the original native species colors), and that nice double calendulas from last year produce smaller, single-flowered offspring. So pull out the volunteer and plant freshly purchasd mixtures like the new Confetti, which has a planned formulation of bright colors. GIVES UP SMOKING LONDON (UPI) — Called Into court for playing hookey 61 times this school year and setting fire to her home with cigarettes, a 13-year - old girl promised the] judge: 'I have given up smoking now.' Upholstering of Lasting Quality Qf\yr Upholstery If U I *#& Drapery 499 WEST State Phone PY 2-1715 — NEAR STATER BROS. MARKET — "When you care enough about your furniture to see to H that you get the very BEST" •ic.u.i .rAr .ofr. LUTHER & LARRY PAINT STORE LUTHER HOLDEN, Owner 2 Orange St. Redlands Phone PY 3-5641 CUB DEN — Taking advantage of the Otis patio for Otis, Jeff Barnes, Don Otis, Tom Forsythe, Don For- their den meeting are Cubs from Den 6, Pack 11. sythe (den chief), Eddie Bishop, Scott Gaustad, Starting at the left and reading clockwise are Bobby Timmy MacAlistaire arid Barney Jacobs. Remodeling your home You're Ahead When You Finance With A tow-Cost FHA Title 1 Home Improvement Loan Borrow up to $3,500 Up to 5-Years to Repay See Us Today For Your Home Improvement Loan Now it the time for you to have those Improvements made to your home. We are pleased to offer full FHA Title 1 Home Improvement Loans — low cost, of course. Bring your home improvement plan to us today and let us work out a plan for you. REDLANDS FEDERAL SAVINGS and LOAN ASSOCIATION FIFTH and CITRUS REDLANDS PHONE PY 3-2391 Flowers Now In Bloom At Los Angeles Arboretum In a burst of spring colors, flow' ers of many varieties and species from various parts of the world are now of interest to visitors at the Los Angeles State and County Arboretum, 301 N. Baldwin- ave nue, Arcadia. The Demonstration Home Gardens present a "carpet of gold" with 300 Pansy "Pay Dirt" plants Adding to the color scene are blooms of 20 varieties of potted Narcissus. Also enhancing t h e Demonstration Home Gardens landscape are beds of the airy Primula malacoides. Brilliant colors also are displayed by such vegetable plants as Endive, Beets, Swiss Chard, Parsley, and Lettuce. Bright colored Cyclamen are currently in the color show at the Home Gardens, where the hobbyist's greenhouse has additional flowering plants. On the higher elevation of Tal lac Knoll are to be found more than 30 varieties of Azaleas in spring bloom. Tallac Knoll is well blown for its Cymbidium orchids which thrive out-of-doors in this area. Within the Arboretum's annual and perennial display garden large beds of Stock and Calendula are now in full bloom. Included in the Arboretum col lection of 123 Acacia varieties are the dwarf Acacia brownii and Acacia steedmanii, which are in peak bloom in the Australian sec U'on. Various Aloe species are to be seen in bloom in numerous locations on the grounds and the South African section is particularly attractive at this time. | The Arboretum is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. There is no admission charge. Phones are RYan 1-7719 and Hillcresti 6-5247. Snyder's Termite Control • Treatments and control services for ants, roaches, termites, moths, etc. • New, safe fumigation for drywood termites and other household pests. HOUSEHOLD AND GARDEN INSECTICIDES FOR SALE! 18 EAST VINE STREET PHONE PY 24841 TWISTER HITS TOWN POLK CITY. Fla. (UPI) - A small twister skipped through this central Florida town Thursday causing some damage but no injuries. The tornado knocked over barn, damaged several homes and caused extensive power line breakage. A-ONE Plumbing Service Now Owned ^and Operated by STEVE CrtDOS • Repairs • Remodeling • Water Heaters Phone PY3 5822 620 W. 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