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Oakland Tribune from Oakland, California • Page 29

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Oakland Tribunei
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OaMantJ Of tine AUGUST 15, 1925 M-3 SUNDAY If CHATEAU1 "Le Chateau" Model Home Open to Visitors The, Mack Realty Service today opni unique group of hornet, built by the Efrod-Oai Home Building' company, and designed by R. G. de Lappe, noted architect. The group includes the model Home "Le Chateau," furnished throughout by Breuner's as illustrated in the interior views below. le Chateau" Furnishings By Breuner's Harmonize With Atmosphere of Home MODEL Berkeley Board Holds Ladi Day At a recent luncheon of the fterkeley Realty Board a record attendance was attained.

Mlsa Oene-vleva A. Shaffer, San Framlco realtor and member of the state woman's committee of the California Real Estate Association, was the principal speaker, choosing aa her toplo the building of cooperative apartments. IE IS OPEN TO PUBLIC paper of dull green. It's a room as pleasing as It is different in im pression. "And then because Mr.

and Mrs. Average Family like a. restful spot Mack Realty Service Places which to read, there's a library In the colonial manner with early Group of Up-to-Date Homes American secretary, Windsor Before the Public. chairs, a chaise longue and all contributory comforts for this The following Is a description of the furnishings with which Xe Chateau," the model home opened today by the Mack Realty Service, has been equipped throughout by Breuner's: "The wants and preferences of Mr. and Mrs.

Average Family' have again been the dominating influences of builder and furnisher In creating the new model home to be opened for public inspection today. "The interesting exterior of stucco and wrought iron determined the name of Xe Chateau" and the aptness of this designation is further proven by a glimpse of the Interior wherein French and a hint of Spanish Influences are evi Announcement Id made bv th qulrement of their need and tastes. "Ueing an original 'people, they' are not content with a so-termed Spanish type, Colonial type, Normandy type, any more than are they, willing to dress In the -costumes of these former periods. "In their 'Model House' the shall develop a maximum amount of usable area and shall provide direct lnter-communication with- out useless halls. Rooms must be spacious and create to the fullest an atmosphere of comfort.

Service rooms and kitchens shall be designed to save steps and labor. In points of finesse, the finish and trim shall be patterned to reduce Mack Realty Service of the open Inar it qday, of their model home, lounge room. lhe entire room Is colorful. "Every convenience 'of the well-built home, every detail that contributes to comfort in the furnishings are to be found In Le Chateau. It Is a home that you will like, furnished by Breuner's as a home of this character should be." "LftChateau," at Broadway Ter -raofe.

The residence, w.hlch has been completely furnished by ureuner s. Is now open to visitors In addition to the model home number of other, equally attractive residences have been built In, this locality, and are offered to home collections of dust and dirt. Deco- dent. 1 OF TODAY "The living room Is of remark seekers. The homes have been built by the Elred-Oas Home rative features must, satisfy the tastes of the owner and be treated able interest and features an Im mense studio window as the domi Building Company, well known for Its extensive construction program in the Eastbay area.

Russell with a note of harmony to preserve the key of uniformity to the Interior. nant note of Interest. Guerno de Lappo is the architect IS "Axes of sight are to be devel DESCRIBED The Mack Realty Service, sales "Peacock blue velvet hangings frame the view anT accent the rich tones of the Oriental floor coverings. There are a Spanish tile fireplace and built-in book agents for these residences, com ment as follows: oped or preserved to Insure the ob-tainment of all the available view which the lot does offer. The exterior shall be the product of a union and combination of the ex "It is with considerable pleasure that we opened our Model Home today for public inspection.

Just nj! the architect has said: "Real cases. Handsomely carved tables and other occasional pieces are In keeping with the upholstered furniture with Its covering of repro- Discussing the scope of modern architecture as applied to the building of homes, Russell Guerne American home seekers are de ductlons of fine old tapestries and manding things American in their de Lappe, architect of "La Chateau," the model home open to isting building materials which are at hand. Into a' pleasing mass, and a study of each detail with the intent of creating a composition, the keynote of which is refinement and charm. All treated with a richness of color to attain the qualities of refinement and char brocades. jf Vwv v.

BJ.I.I..H. m.i jjul iwii.i.Mwii...aaiiiiimt -V vs sy? fl i' I "li wniwsMniimiiinitsiaMitMaii vfawlim -4 oi. i. i I I 4 a I v)i; 1 KmsajMiwaii iiniiiii ii in iMiiiSBKM5ssM8Bmwva. ma "Exquisite lamps and bits of home program." A well thought out floor plaji, rooms conveniently located to each other.

'Pleasing pottery are placed about the eye catching pleasing impressions of lines on the outside, not Just box." acter. "It is also a well known fact that "The product may not be any a district's future can not be con certain 'type' as we may pick from the pages of a bygone age. It will visitors today, states. "Architectural achievements today are attained when the many conditions of a problem are individually solved and successfully united into a satisfactory working whole. "The present trend manifested In the building of 'Madel is an indication that 'the American people are demanding a solution in domestic architecture, which in each particular satisfies every re- trolley by money spent, but by the employment of architectural guid be a home.

But what more model can an owner wish than a house, the tone and character pf which is a home, the plan of which best fits his needs and the treatments ance home districts retain their beauty. This is indeed the most important, feature, for if one expects a full measure of comfort In the home, mone alone will not of which please tastes?" comfort and beauty throughout the room, from rugs to the high beamed celling. "The dining room shows that the interior decoraor knew well how to impart the air of the unusual to Xe Chateau-' "A wallpaper of copper and green finds Its complement in draperies of copper colored silk: floor coverings are in tones of equal harmony. "A modernized Spanish suite with carved table and chairs constitute the furnishing; painted decorative motifs serving again to blend every detail of the room with superb effectiveness. "The kitchen is in harmony with the rest of this model home.

Walls satisfy. A thing of beauty is Joy forever, and where could It be better applied 7 "The Mack Realty Service claims that although all the homes of the Elrod-Ofts Home Building Com pany are different, each one is high class in every detail. A dozen HAVE YOU ORDERED are of glazed green tiles to half can De inspected in our iraa ana many more will follow." A description reads: "The model home contains seven rooms in all. There are three bedrooms, a beamed, high-ceiling living room, full-tile bathroom with separate tile shower, full-tile kitchens, double garage, full basement. YOUR HOME (O) HEATING (f unique and modern service features throughout; attractive breakfast room; ample reception hall with closets; spacious and convenient lnter-communication.

"The district in which these' res SYSTEM idences are located is ten minutes from, Fourteenth and Broadway by THE COLD WEATHER WILL SOON BE HERE 4- Do not wait Our estimator will call and advise you as to a suitable their height; curtains -ae likewise green an- imported grenadine and one steps across the Spanish tile patterned floor (in greenish tint with gallant galleons- underfoot). "There are all sorts of built-in features, including the ice box and other necessities for the modern homekeeper. "Next attention is directed to the breakfast room which Brenuer's have furnished in rich reds, with a painted breakfast set in Chinese red lacquer and floor coverings and hangings to correspond. Quaint little niches hold pieces of pottery, colorful and Interesting. "Across the hall is the bedroom wing, with the master room furnished In heavily carved walnut.

Hooked rugs are on the floor and French brocades provide hangings. VThe second bedroom delightfully domblnes green enamel furniture motifed with gold in Chinese design's, orchid hangings, green and creamed checked; imported grenadine glass curtains, and a wall report states, has been the largest Big Growth of installation for your home No obligation Healthful economical, efficient UCAT AT single factor In the progress of the country and the history Of the lfnes Extension from College and Broad-fvay to the tract. Broadway Terrace extends from Broadway, past the Claremont Country club, to the northwest line of Piedmont and up to the Skyline boulevard. "Rock Ridge Highlands," as this district Is named, la fast being Argentine Railroads The remarkable progress In rail is the history of the commercial life of Argentina. LOW COST The country now has 14 railroad WATER FOR MERCED LANDS.

The big Exchequer dam ''and power plant In Merced county has been completed. The spring rains resulted in a very satisfactory storage of water for irrigation needs this summer. This project will water thousands of acres of undeveloped land, and will permit the subdivision of several hundred thousand acres of the Miller Lux holdings on the west side of the San Joaquin Valley. LAKE BOTTOM WHEAT. The wheat yield of the Tulare Lake bottom lands, Kings county, San Joaquin Valley, yielded about 20,000,000 pounds of the stuff from which bread is made.

Some sections, where the Baort variety was used, produced as high as bushels per acre. The estimated population of California in 1926 is 4,316,459 which gives it rank of seventh place In population among the states. "TUrtHC A K7I-IC TIJIDI-SC Far iicfm road development in the Argentine republic Is shown In a monograph made publlo by the Commerce De lines, ten of which are owned British interests. The mileage WARD FURNACE CO. 2 Phones: Oak.

4320 these British roads is more than half that of the total for the whole country. The largest of these lines the Southern taps one of the richest and most Important sections 1410 MADISON ST. Oak. 3939 filled with beautiful homes, several of which are palatial in size and architecture. The Mack Realty Service, head offices of which are located at 455 Seventeenth street, Oakland, maintains a tract office at 6855 Broadway Terrace.

California ranks fourth among states of the Union In number of return filed for federal lnoome tax. partment. Beginning with a slx-mile line built In 1857 with equipment originally designed for use in the Crimean War, Argentine railroads have grown steadily until In 1926 they had formed a complete network about the republic with a total mileage of almost 24,000. The' development of these railroads, the 1 of the country. Its branches touch lng all the Important ports of the republic.

This line carries annually aoouc passengers and mora than 5,500,000 tons of freight -iv DUAMi.AAiri Akira tl aosfeL taw lie rsv ni TOCWON sra model home 1 Furnished Entirely by Breuner's ILe Cllsiteauiiv 6359 Broadway Terrace ThcmSdel home of seven rooms contains Three bedrooms II A Home You Are Invited to Inspect Furnished by Br it ner akland developing as a palatial home center of Living room with high beamed ceiling Full tiled bath with separate tiled shower. Full tiled kitchen in color. Double garage. Full cement basement Unique and modern service features throughout Large breakfast room. Ample reception hall with guest closets.

Spacious and convenient inter-commurfication. Located on the corner of Broadway Terrace and Florence Avenue, in Rock Ridge Highlands, a wonderful home setting, between Piedmont and Claremont. Rock Ridge Highlands is Oakland's newest close-in home district, and is fast beautiful and artistic residences. Just beyond the Claremont golf course at the end of the Rock Ridge car line, only ten minutes by automobile from Fourteenth Another significant exposition of modem home huilding and home decorating a Worthy example of artistic. achievement without extravagance I I It is a tribute to the ideals and the reputation of our 68 years of home-furnishing' that Breuner! were chosen by the builder to create an interior en-.

vironment that would correctly supplement his aims in planning this model home. It is an equal tribute to the experience and originality of our decorating staff that the result obtained so superbly combines distinction of impression with that livability of atmosphere essential to a real home. You are invited to visit Le Chateau for its plan and beauty of arrangement. Take College A venue car, transfer at Broadway for Roc Ridge car to end 6 the line. Open all day for your viewing.

AND REMEMBER JSJTJSS- atmosphere is at your service to carry out any commission for you, large or small. OUR CONSULTING DECORATIVE SERVICE is FREE to you. Phone Oakland 400 and a decorator will call upon you. There is no charge or obligation. and Broadway.

One of Fifty Marine View Homes Under Constmction by ELROD-OAS HOME BUILDING Owners RUSSELL GUERNE DE LAPPE. Architect ELROD CONSTRUCTION Builders A MACK REALTY SERVICE Sales Agents for This and Other Tract Homes Main Office, 455 17th St. OPPOSITE POST OFFICE Phon Oakland 441 TRACT OFFICE 6355 Broadway Terrace Phont Humboldt 7977 Wh.

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