South Riverside Bee, August 16, 1888

South Riverside Bee

August 16, 1888

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South Riverside Bee (Newspaper) - August 16, 1888, South Riverside, California riu'TH.UivKR-^iBV, « vjii lili; r.ÍTer.->;áe; Sauu) Aqit Hii'.l J.OK Aiigfles Kiiilroiul; a bnini.ii ut the grjCiit Sujitii Fe sy.'ítcin.iíiftcwi miles l'rdiii lUv-tT.^icJe and twcnty-íix'tuiles from ^unt.-i An:i, iii tlip lifíirt r.f tlie tini'sr ornhge belt in the wurli!. .Sdnlli lüvehside l¡ii|ii < liìiVif'no Kuiicrit.r in thè .Stall' iVr i.Tiiiigi' or rJii'.-in I'uliiin- ainl I'l-ircs un; riim li losh than ill uKfrr .•-e.,'nijri:i. íí yoiiwünt a homo in Culifurnia i to South Ki vev-iiiU'. South tiiverjidk hus coiil. tiu, firii nhd pot-> tcr'i ciuy, unii innny othtr viiluiible inlheruli;'^ ii through line to.San Diego, another ii^nrly huiU ¡iiicl II iiiotor road huHdinxfr'^"' Ht-rnaplino; one of the lincst jjipt'd tviiltr .synK-ins in lh>.> tituU; and iiewlv devtiJopod arlc^iun water;* u hriok yard and lime kilns, a porphyry quarry and the, ^Hsurnnrc of a faotory lo niuke vilritied pipe. Come and inspect our olaims for preference. VOLUME 2.SOUTH KIVERSiDE, SAN BJ5RNARDIN0 COUNTY, CLVT.IFORNiA, THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 1888. NUMBER 12. itlvklisidk' ;FURNITURB. The undersigned take plcasuro in annountiiiig to the people of Riverfikle and vicinity that they-will.oarry aFirst-Class Stock of Furniture. —Inspection Invited Befojre Buying.— - Goods sold on the Installment plan. o. OB. <& CO, Corner Main and Tenth Streets. I/O ve Block, lììVERSiDE : lervEissixîE, C^LIÏ^OISD^I^. 45- so.utii iuvku9ide.C iti2;etiB' Bank: Ca,ï>itSLl ^100,000 So"U.tlb. Pli-versicie, Osila,. ' soTJTia:HARDWARE STORE! Jas. h; Taylor, ^TTSi^elf etnei Hee^^y Wagons, Carriage^, Agricultural Implements. Stovv^h—Wood, (3oal, (lasolitil'—'rixwAnt:—Ikon—Sii()\'Et,s—Rakes— Foukh. E'l'c., Etc. Pn'e-[ rrtixf;s. IIosi:. iiverything kept in a Flii.^T-CriASS HAROWAIiE STORE. A FfRST-cr.AHS TINNER. — South Riverside, Cal. UHERY & FEED STMBLE ! COBUPcKT, Fashionable Turnouts. Rigs Furnished with or without Drivers. Bus Meets ail Trains. W. (1. McVKJAR. A. A. RJDDELL.IvUMBER.MCVICAR 8L RÎDDELL, —DEALERS IX— L u MB B: R, Ho O R S, W I N D O WS AND Blinds SOUTH RIVERSIDE, CALIF. kHOTEL TEIESCAL, SOUTH mV£RS/B£. . * * *ihis New and Elegant Hotel in the Queen Colony of Southern California and Gem City of . ihe Citrus Belt is now Finished & Elegantly Furnished, Being supplied with PURE :\I0UN1^N WATER, SUNNY ROOMS with opportunity FOR FIRES, EL]iX;^CRrC BELLS and every modern iniprovenient • for the comfort an^U convenience of guests and the visitor to this new and enterprising Town will find this -well appointed hostelry a clrarmiivg and healthful place sur- | rounded by beautiful scenery, lofty mountains, fine hifn-tii^ig • . and fighing witln'n easy access,-aitd the-famous BLACK^\ . ' AND WHITE SULPHUR SPltlNCiS BOTH HOT AND COLD only a few aiiles distant. The California Ce4itral R. R., a part of the Santa Fe system passes through South Riverside and within full view of the Hotel, and the Pomona, South Riverside A Elsinore Railroad will soon .be.finished, jnaking the new Towii accessible from, all quarters. The PIoteL TrmescaIj is now open for the acconimodation. of guests' and. ■ it.will be conducted in first-class style Qt moderate rateg. .JiATES $2 TO $3 PER DAY, ' - E. P. MOODY, UNPERTAKER. • ¿LL FUNERAL SUPPLIES ON HAND. Stji & Market Sts., Riverside. OTLEY PAP^NEAU, HARNESS - MAKER, MAIN ST. NEAR NINTH, KIVKllSIDK, CAT^. f'- The Cicada. I^AKIIE&CO. WATCHES, CLOCKS. DIAMONDS. JEWELRY. AUKNT.S FOH THE light domestic machine. RIVERSIDE, CAL. C. AV. PAOKARTJ, IDZBIsTTIST, C.^STLEMAN'H Uutl-DIKO, - lllVKRSIDE, C.vlik. NlTIiOlTK O.XIDK ^\UMI.N-It:TJ.REI). AU work W!irr;intctl.Geo. B. Ward,UNDERTAKER. Oas3s:ets,-iaoToes and. IFlates. HEARSES AND CARRIAGES FURNISHED; (£5 MAIN ¡STREET, From Lipiiiiicott'.s >r;ip;i;'.ine. II;iriic'r, Why tli:it strident t\iiic Fhniè uiKjii tilt' ( iionii ? Now tliiit all the i-ioadows lii' J'lui-lu'il heiifiith il brazen sliv, And llie nobili, linfreriiifx In ilie hidgo, fcjrgets to .-^inir, W<i would hoar a strain niore.sweet Float across the seas òi wheat Than the notes .«o elear an<l sharv t<,uivCriliK from your hijili-keyed har]). Srtange the rounds so shrill to us Should have eharmed Theoeritus! Or did you in twiliglit dim ■Softer, sweeter play to him, Where beneath the olive trees, r>y the smooth .Sileilian seas, On tlie flowery slolie he lay AVatehing the decline (jf day. And the mountaincd moon ujisail Ea.stern sky realms, oi)al jiale ? strains, onee liquid, grown Ijierulous aixl harsh of tone AVith each swiftl.v s]ieedinf; age I'assiug on its }iilgrin\age. I'ntil HOW you cannot l<ey Lower your sharj) minstrelsy? Bo it S(j, for through your notes Still some silvern music floats; You shall he beloved by us Kinee you charmed Theircritus! "-Clinton Scollard. A WEDDING GARMENT. POMONA ADVERTISEMENTS : B. RivIITlI, SO>: c\6 CO. —dealers in— BUC-GIES, SPRING WAGONS AND CARTS CAT,. SAN BEKNAKDINO ADVEltTISMKNTS: ErsTAcK BADF.X. ][. A. KI-IM!. RISING & BADEN, REAL ESTATE AM) MIXLXG BROKERS. TIIItiT) ST., NEXT .'-TKV/AKT HOTEL, Kdu Ijta'uai'diiio, C/al. I I W.J.GUTHRIE, IMI'ORTKl: AM) UKAI.KI! IN..... CROCKERY & GLASSWARE, WOODEN ANDWILLOW WARE, BRUIISES, DUSTERS AND PRESSED TIN^ ^VAR1C. 148 and 1,50 third street, SAN BERNARDINO, CAIJF. south riverside:ERASER BROS., Real Estate & Insurance A^ts a O South Riverside, Calif. ,T. (,". CiLEASON, M.D. Fl.OliA R. Gleason,M.D Drs. J. C. & Flora 8. Gleason, PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS, South RiYersidSj Galif. Oliice & Rc.sidenee on Washburn street, between .^th it Gth. Calls proinptly attended day or night. Doctor Flora'.s. Otlice Hours between 2 and 4 P. ». andkiîson. 11. i,. cl'tlek. CUTLER&ANDERSON,CITY DRAY and EXPRESS LINE. ¡SOUTH RIVEKSIDE CALIF. South Riverside Briol?: irsiTdL l BEST (iUALITY of BRICK Delivered to any part of town, in any quantity, SHOirr N o TI oe ! M. J. HARRINGTON, Proprietress. f South Riversidé Cala. For Tiie Bee Sent to any foreign address for $2.00 por 3'oar, $1 for ,'=!¡Í- months, inviiriably - in ad^:ance. Postage paid. ; ^ .:L Those of my friends wlia^'lviiow me well enough to forego all \i(;el-ings of delicacy and rcHerve in • tiie matter often tell me that I am 'one of the leanest young men they ever saw in their lives, ^^'hen 1 walk the streets I am grieved by the remarks of a certain class of small hoys who have not had proper jiuine training. These remarks are of a comparative nature—J, l)eing one olijoct of cumpari.son, and (lie lamp ¡josts by wliieii l am passing tlie oth(.-r. If 1 go ten blocks wiiliout lioar-ing anything said ;il;(iut "l)ca!> poles'' and "living skclelouH" 1 am glad. Being jusl six iVel three; in ln-'iglit does not add inu'ticuiarly iu th(i lieauty of my aii|n_'riraiicc.. Li;t. no o;;e suppose because 1 write so {'iiltnly oi' my Icniuiess that I am iioi seui-^itive rcgai'diug it. i a;n. Tlie di'.y 1 ovi rln ai'd a voung^ Ir.dy s.'iy at a ]iii:nie that 1 looki-d' like a section of a railroad bridge' was day of my life. | To overcome as far as po^siljl'e j the gro'fi-sque a¡ipi/arancc ol' my excessive lack of llesh'I always wear "heavy weight" goods, and no tailor ever ■ secures my patronagp who does not thoroughly understand the art of "padding." 1 confess to a certain degree of vanity regarding my personal ap-i pearance, and When L made the j blissftd discovery that I was about to bo married I gave no little thought to the appearance I sliould present on an occasion when, more than at any other time in niy life, BO many persons would be gazing upon me. I read books on etiquette to know if, under any circumstances, a man might properly be mai-ried with his ov.ercoat and two suits of clothes on, but, to my distress, found that this was allowable only in cases of elopement, and as my wife had set her heart on a church wedding, with everybody in fidl dress, I gradually forced myself into the conviction that the overcoat and one suit'of clothes would have to be discarded. A man of my "build" looks positively and irredeemably awAd in the conventional, clinging, black, light weight garqients of which rnost wedding suits are made. When I see such a man tlius arrayed I am.convinced that there is really something in the DaTwinian theory. But, as it had to be so, t was married in the garments best calculated to make my attenuation glaringly apparent. My friends were kind, however, and said nothing to cast a cloud on my happiness—all but my sister Nell. She owed mo a grudge dating back to the.days of my childhood, and, as she put her arms around my neck and kissed, me, she whispered in my ear: "Oh, Tom, you look awfully shoe stringy in that suit." A separation of four years made it possible for me to speak to Nell when we met again, but I sometimes fear that we can never bo the dear friends we once were. After our marriage my wife and I went immediately to a far distant western city, iii which we made our home. I was too poor to throw or give away my detested wedding garments, but I soon reduced them to a state of great shabbiness by .wearing them under my overcoat when about my wojk as a reporter on-a daily paper. Wc were not society people, and I had no idea that I "would ever again need a suit of that kind. One day when I went home to dinner wy wife said : . "Sec here, Tom, it's a shariie for you to be wearing that handrome $75 suit out in this way. Don't you suppose you could sell it and got some 'more suitable and cheaper gartnents for every day ■wear?" I here take- oceiision to say that my wife is a very economical as well as a pVaetical and sensible woiTian. . Sometimes I think she knows more than I know. I told her that I wotdd think about her fjuggestion. A wise man will never seem to come into immediate accord, with the opinions of his wife. It is always l)est to hang ,back and pretend that you have a little sense of your own, even though you know that you have not. At 12 o'clock that night, as I .vas closing my desk at the oflice ■preparatory to going home, ■the nanaging editor of my paper said : "Seeliere, Di.xon; that report you vrote of the trouble up at the Ihristabel niinejwas uncommonly tvell done, and will be talked about to-morrow. I thiidc I can get your salary raised on the strength of it. In the meantime, here's a little of something to show you that the pai)er appreciates good work." As he spoke he handed mo a crisp, new $50 bill. He was rich; the paper was making a great deal of money, and I felt that 1 was not being paid as iiuich as I earned, so 1 took the money without any hesitation. Fifty dollar bills were very scarce at our house, and as I hurried home through tlie dark streets 1 fancied to myself my wife's pride and pleasure when 1, should tell her of my good fortune on the morrow. For i)erfect secinity 1 folded and refolded the bill until it was ai)0ut an inch square, and tucked it down into the watch pocket of my pantaloons, a pocket-'1 had never used before, and one that few men, clothed in their right minds, eyer used at, all. r.efore morning I was awakened by a great lire in a distant part of Uie cil\\ and, hastily donning an old suit that I kejit for just such occasions, I hurried out tt) get a good irport of the fire, which hap-pcncd to beof uiuisual n.iagnitude. \Vv gut out an "exlr.'i" and it was late in the afternoon when 1 reachid hoine again. .\s 1 entered tiio house my wife held uji a ten iin;l !t five ddlar bill, and said i.-iuniphantly : '•There,jiiy dear, you have that inui'li to p.'iy on a suit that will do yo'.i some good. You don't know what a n)anager you've married. While' you were away to-day 1 sponged, brushed and gasolined your wedding'suit Until it looked almost as good as new; and I -eftrried it down to ohl Isaacs, the second hand and misfit man, and got $15 tor it." "Mary Jane!" I said coldly, and it Wits the first time I has ever called by her full nftrne; and she turned as pale as I was. "Did you, Mary Jane Dixon, look carefully in all the pockets of that suit?" "\Vhy, yes, Tom," she said, reassured. "In all of them?" I asked again. '•Ves, in all I'm certain." '•In that niiserable, wretched, deceptive, useless thing in the trousers called a watch -pocket?" "Why—no—Toifn, I didn't—I— I"— ■ , ' ' She burst into tears, and sat' down with her apron over her face. I stalked.into another room, and banged the door very hard. I opened it softly in less than three minutes, and-^well, we made it all up again, although we were still very sober over our loss. I\Iy wife said she \ioidd do without a great many things that she never did do without, and I tried to take an optimistic view of the affair, and said meekly and untruthfully that I supposed it was all for thov-best. To make matters a little worse, I drew from my pocket a large, square, elegant looking envelope, and said to my wife. "And here's an invitation to tlie much talked of Smythe-Durant wedding ne.xt week, and I really would like to go. I've known Helen Durant all her life, and I like her, if I do despise that snob of a George Smythe she is going to marry." "I'm so sorry," said my wife contritely, "and here we might have gone as well as not if I hadn't sold your only bhu:k suit. It did look real nice, nnd quite as good as new, I dare say, by lamp light. I could have worn my wedding dress, and we could have made a very decent appearance. Its to bad !" She began crying again. I said 1 would go away and never ceme back again if, she didn't stop. Suddenly she jumped to her feet and said excitedly : "Why, Tom 1 how foolish we are ! It isn't-at all likely that old Isaacs, has sold the suit yet, and itmay^be that he hasn't looked in the pockets. Let us hurry right down to his store and buy it back. Wo can tell him it was a mistake, as it truly was. Let us hurry right off'!" ,, AVe reached the uninviting stqre of B, {siiacs,,dealer in feecond hand apd misfit garment.^, in about fifteen mimiteSf but the suit gon'e! ' ' ' . "I haf Just" sold it no more as dree minutes and a ha}hif ago. It vas not vor,th much. I makes no money on dot? suit. It vood not vit a man dot vay.8 anv ding at all." I raced angerh' out of the store.' "Well," I said, as we walked moodily homeward, "I'm not the only hundred pound six footer in. this town. That's evident. I'll keep my eye on the other living skeletons, and if I find the one who has my trousers I'll Iiave them back again by fair means or foul." I kept a sharp lookout for lean men during the next week, and was gratified to discover that there were fifteen or twenty in the.cJty as lean as inyself, but all of tjiiem were saved the luimiliation of being informed by uks that they were wearing my clothes, a huniiliation that might not, pei'haps, have been lessened by tlu; olfcr of twenty-five that I intended making- for tlieii" return. As the evcTiing for the wedding before referred to drew near our desire to attend it increased, and at last I said to my wife : "Well, 1 j\ist cannot afiord to get nie another full dri'ss suit that I ' might iiot need again tor ten years. ! And I'll stiiy at home forever and wear rags and tags before I'll wear a hired suit. Hut we can, at least, go to the church. y, is to bo a church wedding, you know, and I ciin wear any ordinary business suit and overcoat to the chundi—if 1 don't find the man who has my clothes." But I did not find him, and we went early down to the church, that we might be first there, and our lack of festive garments less noticeable. "If it wasn't for Helen I wotddtj't go at'all," 1 said as W(i sat in the church, awaiting tlu> coming oftla; bridal party. "I cannot- endure Smythe. lie thinks hiiusrlf vastly superior to me, and makes ine sick with his talk about fashions and 'best sjocicty' and all that. It' makes nu; so mad to be told, as I often am, that he looks like me.. [ know I'm long and lank, but ne 'Sii-sh-sh!" whisjiered my wife; flourishing, hispered in reply. of they're eoujing.' "\\'ith such a trumpets, I \vhispered in Down they came in the broad center aisle—live liridosmaids with goigcous ]>ink ■ and lavender and blue and cream and cardimil trains; five "best men" in 'Ugly black garments, and, last of all, Helen, with yards and yards of white satin ami tulle and lace; and Smythe in—I clutched at my wife's arm and ' almost shouted in her ear: "He has on my wedding suit, as sure as yoii're a living woman I" Mary Jane gave my arm an awful pinch in return and an admonishing poke in ,the side with her fan. "No, my dear," I said, as we .walked homeward after tlie ceremony, "I am nut mistaken. Those wi.'re my clothes. I would know trousers if i saw them on a Hottentot. Didn't you detect a faint odor of gasoline as he went by our [)ew? 'To think, my dear, that I cannot go to the most fashionable wedding of the season because the bridegroom hits on my clothes! But if I had gone he'd had to have stayed at home, wouldn't he? Lean as we arp we couldn't both have worn those"—;— "How perfectly ridiculous you are," interrupted Mary Jane. "1 don't feel at all sure that they were your clothes." "And if they were, how are we going to get tlnit $50 bill out of that pocket?" We didn't get it. But they were niy clothes. I gave old Isaacs a dollar for telling me that Jie had sold the suit to Hniythe, who ¡had sworn Isaac.s to secrec}' on the subject. He looked heart broken and turned gn.'cn when I told him about that $50 bill.—"L. J. II." in Detroit Free Press. CALIFORNIA. HER PRODirCTS AND NATUJflAi AD-VANT.VGE3. If you have any bargains you want to dispose of, let the publi« know it through The Bee. The San Diego Union of the first instant says : Judge "(ieorge Puterbaugh returned from. New York yesterday, and reported that lie had no difficulty in placing $500,000 in bonds issued, by the San Luis Rey Flume Company. The enterprise will now be pushed, said the Judge. Over $100,000 has already been spent in that direction. Work will be begun-on tlw storago and diverting dam.«?.,' and iii the construction of flumes. The main reservoir will be located on Warner's ranch, and^ will cover nearly GOOO acres when filled. A dittib, nineteen miles long, will carry tjii« water to a sefton^i reservoir in Bear valley, froni which point it will be available to irngate a vast area of agricultural laiid. The inaiii reservoir will bo located 2().')P ieut above It is so rare to find any eastern paper that will present the factaliu rehuion to California that we háste» to reproduce the tbllowing, froiN the South, a journal publbihed in New York and written by a reporter on the ground. It says : California, from Oregon |0n tlie north to Mexico or Lower California on the south, has a length from northwest to southeast of 770 .miles; and from Nevada and Arizona .on the east to the Pacific ocean on Úie west, au average width'of HoO miles, making'a tota-i area-of 15.S,8t)0 square miles ; hen«»; it is the second lurg^'Bt State in the Union. It was acquired by conqviest, at>tì later by purchase from Mexico in 1847, and was admitted into the Union as a State on the of September, 1850. In 1880 it had a population of. 8G-1,G94, and at the present time itti population will exceed 1,500,000, almost doul>le what it was in 1.880. In 1880 California ranked firht among the States in per capii,i wealth, ninth in aggregate weaJth, twenty-fourth in population, twtíltli in manufacturing importance, and fifteenth in agricultural products. The asse.ssed value of all property in ISSO was $584,o75,03G ; in $900,395,713-. Increase over the year 188(i, $132,000,000. The do-posits in commercial and «avinga banks in 1887 amounted to -Jfiljl^.-()11,4.ì;>. In savings banks alone, $70,077,893. The net debt of the State is- $o5l,500. There are published In the State 427 newc-pa )ors. n 1885 there were 2,2G2 public school buildings, with a va.s.t increase since that tiiiie. Then? wen; at that time 3,028 teachers, with school e.xpenditure that year of $3,920,2-J7. Salaries paid to teachers $2,-573,G93. Value of. school property, $7,935,020. The gold and silver product for 1887 ■v.'is $20,000,(j)00. Total gol I and silver product since li58-l,, $7(i;;,989,(;50. Th(i orange crop for the season of 1887-8 was upwanjs of 1,250,(HH) boxes, and the hop product 4,-500,-000. pounds. Tlie annual average of the wool product for ten vears is 45,500,000 pounds. Durin.g the last eight yenrs tlio, wheat shipments have amounted to 15,000,000 cen,tais, and thè finur shipineuts to :9.,GOO,000 barrel.?. The annual .a^verivge ,of the barley crop in the hwt ithree years ha.s been 20,000.000 bushels. Quicksilver product has been 45,000 flasks per year for the last eight years. Grape brandy in 1887—. 800,000 gallons. Wine product, annual averivge for five years, IH.-000,000 gallons. iRaisin product for 1877, 1,000,000 boxes. Bean product for 1887,00,000,000 pounds. Vegetables shipped ea&t in 1887, , 35,342)000 ,po.ands. These figures are .ttiken fro-ni the most reliable source, and show in a »leasure the vast growth and prosperity of this wonderful State. Gnu can hardly write of the resoursi-a and advantages of California and truthfiilly tell of her glorious mate and prolific eoil; her accunullation of wealth cotrtmercial importance ; geographical peculiarities boundless products; her natural wonders and sumblime scenery, without cxaggeratioin and jaiissap-resentution, ............................... Cali forni aie a woiiderful cou ntry, and itfl possibLlities are not ydt found out. It combines the elements of the temperate zotie .and those of the more tropical climes., so that the settler can quickly build up and beautify a most desirable home. .One meets the energetic element ^of the Northern States in a climate capable of pro-^ fdueing not only the products>Qf tlie is'orth, but the luxuries -of the Southern climes. ' The good of both and all .parts of America hera combine to make one gnind whole. The Eactern people are becoming aware of-this fact, .and hundreds and thousands arc flocking here seeking homes. It is eatimated .that the largest paRt.of thosa uou\-ing to Califom-iia 4varing the list winter' came to locate, ülowna are springing up . alP ovar' 4be .State, and beautifuT homes, .«urnounclcd with the comforts ,an,d iuxuries of life, t^l of the happiness witiiin. Of theie.towns wo shuU have nioje to.€ay later on, as we visit theiifSn turn to ascertain more fully the facts and figures of their growth and prosperity. eli. and lier aii-d TiiO plans .?nd i?pocifi.cation8 for the new City» Hali ¿rnd Jail to" he built in Pomona at acostod"-W.OOO, were submitted lo the City C^iumui last iveeJi. The Kortii Tasadena Water the level of the sea, liîîk^sUmated I Company h^ie ptit down a nuw well that the company will hç able to at the nioutli of the Arroy<> ^ctt irrigate- bet ween 300,OtX) and 400,- ' canyon from which Iht^y puwji 000 acres of land. V íjOOO gaHons per hour. ;