Santa Ana Evening Blade, August 3, 1905

Santa Ana Evening Blade

August 03, 1905

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Santa Ana Evening Blade (Newspaper) - August 3, 1905, Santa Ana, California ftPW«» tìò.i. BAIRD'Sr IP TONIO" „i cnre'it or your, mon» -we mesttiti$tfte'>v Btèels alwayago6d,l s. Large Bottle 50c. vífii^Halsell's Dr ùg Stör e Broke a Window. m. Wî ■.^ti-j-V Rr Y< * l'i >,". j'i?,.'''. George E. Robinson took, up a small stone this morning and tossed It at a 0i,f", hunch of dogs near the corner of " ' Fourth.' and Sycamore streets. The stone missed the dogs, and ricocheting from the street's surface, struck ' the sidewalk an J bounded against the ■ plate glass window in Turner's shoe 1 »tore, breaMng it a few inches from the bottom. Tlie window will cost about forty dollars to replace. Mr. Bobinson will probably throw the dog at the Btone the next time he attempts to form such a combination. Coronado Tent City for me, sir.THE ELECTRIC CARS ARE HERE? Newport Beach Ahead of Santa Ana with everything to be had at Peabody ®> Co. Known by Everybody Don't Hesitate to call tor what yon want Foreclosure Suit. J. W. McKennsy filed foreclosure suit to-day against James A Barclay and Sarah A. Barclay to force payment upon notes for $6750 issued last January. It is alleged that the defendants have failed to pay interest . a» it became due. H. W. Chynoweth of Anaheim is attorney for the plaintiff. ^•■it^tisif ^ai^-vccn' stut'xi^in your Tea. We have theatebratwXiptoii's Teas, also Ja-pans, OolonMjiiJnglnh Breakfast, Gnn-pbwder aad We guarantee to fo, ■ gflveyou bettit^k'for your money than ■. i you can get anyi^rtiereelse. Give us a ehanoeto demoi<s|i^ite the truth of this. '>. 'i)lgpodi delivettcl^iomptly. 4#JNKER 'felNDERSON ' '"' *..» -.The .C&thnCi-erers ^»■■¿fi gyiwitoto'ia^tjt««»» ?Imm is «*). Petition, for : ^-A pèftition vwaa i B^io-day for tla^l |4Levee.J ^ ' -Vivmè .«-.^«wJàiâ^ trlct. j^the Super-oration of Ion Disfar from (¿the Olive and f%nd hay?; {pow. Cha» Je Sfett jmm, er,' -tiûi^ii^^ thrustuponthem. George W. Ford of this city Is among the people whocome under ithèlsat named class, and one of his experiences along the Une of having relatives fairly hurled at his head, came along a year ago, when one fine day, in October -the following letter -was- received by Mr. Ford from Watsonville: WATSONVItiLE, Oct. 25, '04. Mr. Geo. Ford:. Dear Sir-This letter may surprise you, because it is from a stranger. But I am a niece of yours now. I am Edwin Carleton's wife; only been* married, nine months. But why I write this letter is for information from you, Mr. Ford. Edwin wenit away seven weeks ago, without even telling me where he was going, so l want to know if he has been at your house. I am nearly worried to death over it. He often spoke of you, and that he was going to see you some time. If he has been thiere, or is there now, tell him to write immediately; also you answer as soon as possible, if you please. Yours Truly, MRS. EDWIN CARLETON, 29 Menker, St., Watsonville. New, while Mr. Ford, perhaps, has no objection to having a whole barn-ful of nieces as they may happen along in the ordinary manner, he rather shied at the prospect of having a young woman from Watsonville butting into the Ford family in this unceremonious way, and straightway he took his typewriter in hand and indited a letter of explanation, in which he set forth with minute particularity the fact that no person by the name of Edwin Carleton has the right i to claim kinship with George W. Ford, and added some little fatherly advice to the effect that the young Watsonville woman would better investigate her husband's record before reaching out for his relatives. This letter was duly received by the woman at Watsonville, is a couple of wee!;s after it was forwarded, the following came in answer from her: WATSONVILLE, Nov. 5, '04. Mr. George W. Ford: Dear Sir— Yours reoeived, and you say you haven't any relative by the name of Carleton. It is very strange, when my husband, Edwin Carleton, said he had an uncle in Santa Ana by the name of Geo. Ford, and you said you went to the Postmaster and he said that there was nobody by the name of George Ford. It so states on the envelop, "Geo. Ford, Box 23, Santa Ana." It is a very funny proposition, I must say. (Mr. Ford asked at the postoffioe if there was another Geo. Ford in the city, and addressed her in one of his own printed envelopes.) My husband enlisted in the Spanish-American war from your place and he said you had his discharge paper. If you have, please send it to me by mail; also there is an estate to be settled up of $1400. How about that? My husband stated that you were a brother of his mother, and before he was of age you werp his guardian. This is a very serious, affair, Mr. Ford, although I do not want to have any hard .feelings between you and I, but I simply want to know the truth. My husband wouldn't tell me a lie about you being this uncle and about this estate, so I would be more than thankful to you if you would tell me the truth. My husband has disappeared very mysteriously, and I wrote to you asking you if he had been there. I would like a little more information than you gave me in your letter. Please do not disappoint me. Yours Truly, MRS. ED. CARLETON. That settled it with Mr. Ford, for when it began to look like the Watsonville woman had designs on his bank account as well on his name, he '.cut her out as a correspondent, and .ha» not since heard- from her. Investigation, however, shows that thé young woman, from Watsonville may have ¿ome ground : for writing as she did ■to Mr. Ford, as it-la possible that she. married a certaduftEdiwIn Carleton who lived here at one .time, and who may have told her that George W. Ford of this city was his uncle. Carleton en listed in 1899 aad the Philip-Pines In Company F, commanded ; by. Captain Prescott.„ He returned here in 1901, having )jeen discharged' in May of thai, year,, .¿¿terwarda Carleton worked at various jobs in this city, actio« as horae wrangler In several of the local livery stables an£ later-left under a ^loyd for being mix-' ^ up in an allegcjdvàhàdy transaction ?» of tf lVee- Carletanr again existed; là I«—, : W. the week at J M -^spending ÎOt Bprtrigs. "W'ì. F. S. Northrup and' daughter, Mrs, Scheuref, returned Satunlayfrom a visit to the Portia«! fair. ' A Mrs. Leoa Lefevre and daughter, Miss Helen Richardson of Fallbrook are visiting Mrs. B. T. Beswick. C. R. Gray, pastor of., the South Methodist Church at Redlands was here to4a<y the guest of Rev. R. R. Raymond. Edgar EcHwards, of s Huntington Beach, was brought to the Santa Ana Hospital yesterday suffering from pneumonia. Miss Editft Barrett and hed cousins, Mrs. McCreery and Miss Ruth Richards, have returned from an outing at Laguna Beach. r Dr. P. R. Reynolds and wife of this city, and Dr. and Mrs. E. L. Townsend of Los Angeles, are at Bay Island for an indefinite time. Otto Hawley, who is here from Berkeley for a short visit with his parents, went to Saa Diego this morning to remain a few days. Miiss Carrie Suits, who has been, the guest of Miss Bloodgood for the past month, departed to-day for her home in Syracuse, New York. Rev. Samuel Ringo an'd wife and Mrs. Jackson, who have 'been guests at the home of C. C. Shaw for the past few weeks, left yesterday for their home in Alameda. Mrs. Ringo and Mrs. Shaw are slaters. fj-^'iéw Satisfactory Arrangement With ern Paeifie Made Yesterday in San Franeiseo. * "You, ¿te very welcome Ävfr , ' ,-- Santa Ana Hàrâwfert Co. 108 West roarth St. T^i^roteG.1 Tour Motfejr*. Jfi, ■ i"*' LIBRARY REPORT FOR JULY, 1905. Number of books in circulation in the homes of the city, 2,768, giving a daily average 111; new membership cards issued, 24; fines from all sources, $8.75. Among the new books added are: Isidro, Austin; The Belle,of Bowling Green. Barr; Tomorrow's Tangle, Bonner; The Bath Comedy, Castle A. & E.; The Madigans, Michelson; The Plumb Tree, Phillips; The Golden Poppy, Smith; The Bright Face of Danger, Stephens; The Master of Ballan-trae, Stevenson; Blazed Trail Stories, White; The Admirable Tinker, Jep-son. Among the juvenile books added are: The Bashed Woman, Austin: Views in Africa, Baalam; Cast Up by the Sea, Baker; Outdoor and Indoor Handicraft and Recreation for Girls, Beard; Story of Little Paul, Dickens; The Court of King Arthur, Frost; Jack in the Rockies, Grinnell; The Chinese Boy and Girl, Headland; The Golden Canyon, Henty; When the King Comes, Hodges; Little Almond Blossoms, Knox; Lives and Stories Worth Remembering, Kupfer; Our Navy in Time of War, Matthews; Our Little Canadian Cousin, MacDonald; Little Royalties, McDougall; The Blue Dragon, Munroe; Indian Fairy Tales, Phillips;. Legends of Norseland, Pratt; Stories from Shakespeare, Pratt; Siegfried the Hero of the North and Beowulf 'the Hero of the Anglo-Saxons, Ragozin; The Merry weathers, Richards; Fables and Folk Stories, Scud-der. JEANNETTE McFADDEN, Librarian. For the Children of the Poor. Mrs. E. W. Harding has been training ten or twelve children for some time In a little play, which was given at-her home at 605 West Second street yesterday alter noon and proved such a pleasing success that it will be repeated this evening at 8 o'clock. The proceeds will go to the Jacob Riis fund, which is used to send the poor children of New York to the country. It takes a very little sum to send a child for two weeks and these dozen little ones', sympathizing with those who are suffering so tenribly In the big city and grateful for their own blessings have been using a part of theii1 vacation in this.way. ,Thte evening the admission will be'ten cents and refreshments ten cents, and it is hoped that there* will be a good attendance "inasmuch aa ye do it unto! the least of these, my little ones, ye do it unto me." 8eine Ordinance Passed. The Board of Supervisors ,to-day passed an ordinance making it a misdemeanor to carry on seine fishing within 1000 feet of any -pier or wharf in the county. , The offense ls punlsh-able .with a flue of $500, or imprison-inent: for. six months or tooth fine and Imprisonment. The ordinance specifically states that this prohibition of seine fistoiag shall not affect the catch-W pfjo^'fish ^ fte. wharves or SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 2.—The conference between the officials of the Clark road and the . Southern Pacific was brought to a close late yesterday afternoon, after another day's wrangling. At the close of the meeting, It was announced1 .that a satisfactory arrangement had been agreed' upon, under which the two roads will exchange business in the southern part of the State. The result is a decided victory for the Clark' forces, for It has been generally understood and openly hinted' by the Hairrlman representatives that the Salt Lake road would be granted no concessions in the way of traffic, or switching arrangements. SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 2.—The exact terms of the deal agreed upon by the Clark road and Espee are not made public,' nor will the attending officials say anything of the influences', that were brought to bear to bring? about the final decision of the Hard'! man forces. It is1 aaid, however, that the hint vr&» openly made in the meeting that the Clark- road, unless given a satisfactory' traffic arrangement in the southern part of the State, would proceed to a war of rates and compete for Southern Pacific traffic by absorbing the Southern Pacific's locals. It was also hinted to the Harrlman forces, so the story goes, that the Clark road' was. quite able to parallel all of the Southern Pacific's local lines and take chances in Southern California, and that such roadB Would be built, if necessary, to secure to the Clark road what it considers a fair share of Southern California traffic. SANTA FE EXCURSIONS EAST. The Santa Fe will sell excursion tickets August 15 and 16 for Foresters' Meeting at Buffalo, August 22, at $88.50 for round trip—good 90 days. Also August 24 and 25 to Kansas City for meeting National Firemen's Association, August 29, at $60.00 for round trip—tickets good' 90 days. See Santa Fe agent for particulars. 2-12t. A. B. KEELER, Agent. Who Has the Halter? Day before yesterday a halter belonging to the Standard Oil Company was lost on Main street and the finder brought it to the Blade office to be advertised. The halter had been some time in use and didn't smell as sweet as a rose, and was hung outside the Blade office yesterday afternoon on a bicycle raok. Last night some one stole it, and to-day when Mr. Bissett, driver of the Standard Company's wagon called to get his property, it was not forthcoming. Now, the halter is worth about four bits, but the city editor of this staid family journal will give two dollars reward for information that will lead to the conviction of the person iwho stole it, as it is well worth the price to discover a man mean enough to steal a fifty cent halter from poor old John Rockefeller. Amply Qualified. Proud Parent—if you would win my daughter, young man, you must prove to my satisfaction that you have fortitude, patience under discouraging circumstances, strength of character, courage, an indomitable will to succeed and, above all, an ability to bear with misfortune. Have you those qualifications? Suitor —I've known your daughter for some time, sir, and am asking you for her band. Do you wish other assurances?—New York Times. f ' AB. We Sell the The Peer of ThemAII at $3.50 Patents at $4.00 FOK L A D 1X 5—The Acme Cushion Sole elves solid - -V 7T .t.:' comfort and ease« tired feet ' ■''.:••.-. ■■-■■ v.''.' ■-. School Boy's Pride and School Girl'« Delight are uneqnal-ed for wear aad comfort. One Small Profit m Put Them on Your PoetTurner's Shoe Store 121 V. Fourth St. dresses A Primer Lcuoa. See the woman. Why is she so cross? Oh, she's having a lot of made. See the other woman. Why Is she so cross? Because she isn't having a lot of dresses made. Women are queer creatures, are they not?—Louisville Courier-Journal. One gallon will cover more surface than any other paint. Considering the quality, it is the cheapest paint for the money. Must Be Sold by Wednesday Evening. 1 graphaphone 50 records, all complete. Lumber, chickens, other articles, and house to rent. Call alt 424 East Second street. l-2t To Probate Estate. Head & Marks filed a petition- to-day for letters of administration- in the estate of Ashal D. Ruddock, deceased, of Fullerton. G. A. Ruddock asks tQ be appointed administrator. Building Bungalow. Work has commenced on a six-room bungalow for C. C. Widney on Second street, in the Pacific Electric tract. The residence will cost $2500. FOR RENT. Twenty-five rooms, upstairs on West Fourth street. 8plendid location Want to -rent to good responsible party. Rent reasonable. Apply to O. M. Rob-bins, 106 West . Fourth street 28-1 mo 8anta Ana Orchestra. Headquarters at Leonard's music store. All the «latest muBlc furnished (or all occasions. Reasonable rates. Try ub, 301. West St., Santa Ana^S-lm WANTED—Harried man to ta>a cà're of fruity ranch on salary, > mtist W a hard) worker and understand. ¡oranges. Call Saturday or, Sunday. E. W. Pyne, 4 miles east' of Olive. Phone Fullerton Sub. 286. â-6t'g; WANTED~To"^bqy good' secpnd-hwd mowing.' machine and rake.^ Address E. W. Pyne, Anaheim, R., D. No. ' 3; _2-6t - ' ^ WANTTED—Tent or (tent hoûse about 13x14. Address Box 45, .Stm^à'. Ana, «t. •> < V? More to the Point. "I want a business suit now," said Slopay. "I was thinking of something In the way of a small plaid." ' "And I," replied the tailor, "can't help thinking of something in the way Of a small check."—Philadelphia Press.The Sherwin-Williams Paint WILL SAVE YOUR MONEY MADE TO PAINT BUILDINGS ECONOMICALLY AND WELL Fifth Streét Hardware Store A Prejudiced Impresalon. "What Is your idea of a classic?" "A classic," said Mr. Cumrox, "is something you have to listen to because somebody else said it was good." —Washington Star. ThoBe who walk most are generally healthiest. The road of perfect health Is too narrow for wheels. Only $3,50 to Tent City (Coronado) and Return Via the Santa Fe. Tickets good until September 30th. The most beautiful resort on the Pacific Coast Everybody should visit it 28-tf —Kuffel & Fine Bhoe horses. With the Best of Care a cheap carriage will always look cheap No maker can af-ford to finish a cheap piece of work in a first-class manner. If you want a carriage that is first-class all through, from wheels to varnish, and that ooks it, buy atWaffle, West & Draper 417-419 W T FOURTH STBIBT SANTA ANA, CAL. We Are the "0NU" When It Comes to Catholic Goois; Blicpsl -Rosaries life^ ^Jpff'ary Pictures 5 * -, And any QUEEN ANNE Highest Patent system Blended Flour V manufactured by : HAMMOND MILLINO CO. 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