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Arcadia Tribune (Newspaper) - August 24, 1937, Arcadia, California Tribunal twists a new Law Ells to ring dress Parade thousands of California motorists must add a new wrinkle to ther driving this we k new state traffic Laws Are in after thursday. August 26, by fortunately their provision Aren t confined to Drivers. Many town und counties must also Spruce up with new safety measures. Let no Motorist forget for the fake of his pocketbook and other Peoples lives that after August 2. E is subject to arrest if he forgets Umi the Courtesy beam when driving it night. Motorists can give cheers howler that henceforth All Stop sign trusted at arterial must be illuminated or have Bright reflecting surfaces to make them visible at night what Motorist does no to know Stop signs having about As much visibility us a chunk of Coal wrapped up in tar paper no longer will persons involved ill truffle accidents or their i pre tentative have to wonder what police reports say about them. Henceforth these reports will be available to the persons concerned. Altogether the new traffic Laws a Cern to Cut tin cards in favor of greater travel safety and a better Deal for California motorists. School Days avidin Carefree skylarking vacation Days Are nearly Over. Youngsters everywhere will so in be trooping Back to classes to wrestle with mighty problems of penmanship and spelling and arithmetic. The great schoolyard migration is an old Story but a new Story is that parents have some nuggets of Wisdom unavailable a few years ago they re beginning to see that the terror of every school kid s heart the report card. Isnit the sole test of his brains ability and Merit to the youngsters we say a study Well. Sti Ive to do As Best you can. Then you May find yourself doing better than to the parents we say a a done to be indifferent to your boys or girls Day by Day schoolwork. Done to ignore the help they May seek and then administer stiff rebukes on report card Day. More important questions in history or English Are whether than whether Alice or John get a s they possess the qualities that make for a happier adulthood. Low co they get along with their classmates Are they too shy or too selfishly domineering do they make a greater hit with their teachers than with their associates observe How the get along with their friends. Your children a play Fellows can give you a shrewder analysis of your children a character than most teachers or the report card Ever will. However we can say almost positively its a Normal sign if the youngsters react to the first week of school As if it were an ice cold Shower. But boy the Waters Fine once Tii Eye re used to it in a vol. Vil no. 197 n letter on fair Days fair Days Are nearly Here again september 3-12, to be exact Are the Days when California goes on full dress Parade. And what a show California will put on a state bigger than Many nations ranging northward a thousand Miles from Mexico to the Oregon cascades possessing some 24,000,000 cultivable acres of land. Californians 155,000 Square Miles nourish every variety of product found in the nation. The great ten Days fair at Sacramento will Tell the world with colourful exhibits and pageantry All about californians $600,000,000 agricultural Industry our manufactures mining education newspapers printing Dairy products and livestock. There a Good reason for believing Liis states greatest of annual shows will surpass ail past ones. Continued on Page 2 a Iii crap a a devoted j x Home edition to Arcadia Arcadia California tuesday August 24, us 7 single copy 5c Santa Anita regional recreational Center to provide playgrounds for county area ultimatum hulled at Board in note from Arthur Bonner Champion of cause Jih act action is sought Quot might As Wehbe annexed to another City a property owner charges Here roasting the Arcadia City Council for its a Dilly Dally attitude toward bringing Relief to the Huntington drive property owners left stranded under the Mattoon act Arthur b Bonner Long time Champion of this cause Here today hurled an ultimatum at the braid in a letter printed in full below. Bonner charged that the local District a might just As Well be annexed to another City As far As the action gained for them by the Council is concerned. Bonner further asserted that he Quot was Safe in saying that at be time until lately has the members of the commission Ever seen fit to fight for our property rights in our year after year passes tax Bills come and go with nothing in return for the taxes we pay the cite. Bonner stated. His letter in full follows August 24, 1937 mayor members of City commission City of Arcadia Cal. Gentlemen May i draw your attention again to matters concerning the paying off of our Road Bonds in our District. Since my last letter to the members of your commission i have been informed that several districts victims under the Mattoon act have been relieved and the Bonds paid up in full. Culver City with a residential Street of about three blocks were Given a clean Sheet and freed from this act during the past two weeks. Since this was done people have started to build and buy on such streets. I have been informed from reliable sources that it is up to the City councils to demand Relief when it hampers the growth of their respective cities and i am Safe in stating that at no time until lately has the members of your commission Ever seen fit to fight for our property rights in our District. Year after year passes tax Bills come and go with nothing in return for the taxes we pay the City. We who have been paying our taxes promptly every year surely have some redress coming to us. Continued on Page three United press news flashes wow Evans scores Alder Wood country club Portland ore., aug. 24. Up a Chick Evans two time Winner of the National Amateur Golf tournament played around nine holes in Par 37 today. He had a 74�?two Over part yesterday. Reynolds Smith sex Walker cup player of Dallas tex., birdied the eighth and ninth holes to score a 33 four under Par on today a out nine. Praised highly by various agencies for the supervised recreation it will bring to thousands of Southern californians the regional recreational Center Here is showing Progress towards completion Daiv. Upper left the swimming poo., unused this summer because of the Lack of a Bath House upper sign. S e Ion of picnic area under spreading Oak lower right the Battery of Tennis courts which Al Reody receive heavy play lower right filtering and heating equipment for swimming Pool insert William Mcfarland recreational director of county Park. Preparations made for evacuation of All americans from War zones pending threatened Retreat by in r. Ekins i United in rent staff ii copyright 1937 by United press Shanghai aug. 24. Up Mouth to sail for Manila. A japanese Navy communique asserted that four japanese Pursuit planes repulsed 27 chinese fighting members of the american pm erg planes Over Paoshan at the Mouth ency committee made arrangements i of the Yangtze not far from the today to evacuate All americans president Pierce s Anchorage from the International settlement it a asserted that several if japanese forced chinese troops j chinese planes were shot Down in a to Retreat against the settlement i 30 minute fight while the japanese barriers which United states a j planes returned safely. Fines and volunteers Are helping to j it was asserted that several work launched in county recreational Center to be unveiled soon the other night i got free passes to the pilgrimage play in Hollywood. Maybe you be seen it and maybe you Haven to. And i am too old to Start being a critic of plays. But this is what i want to say about that show it was so real Ort there under the stars and plane hauled out san Diego aug. 24. Up a the wrecked Hull of a giant Navy patrol bomber which carried six naval flyers to their Dath was hauled from san Diego Bay today by huge floating cranes. As the wreckage emerged from the water bodies of three of the Crew who went to their death in the crash last night tumbled from the Hulk and fell Back into the water. Three others have been recovered. Defend. Admittedly such a development would be catastrophic thousands of demoralized desperate men fully armed trying to Rush the barriers that protect the foreigners and chinese crowded into the settlement. An officer representing col. Charles f. B. Price commanding the 4th marines Here outlined to the committee at today a meeting the ominous situation. The american women s club and had sent one of her toughest soldiers As commander in chief of the combined forces Here Gen. Iwane Matsui. After paying tribute to the courage of the chinese soldiers he admitted that the japanese had lost More than too men in yesterday s Landing operations and added that the casualty list was not Complete Quot because we landed men at so Many places and have not yet received reports from All most of the japanese casualties the foreign Myca. Were selected he said were caused by chinese As concentration Points for americans in event of emergency. In Token of the danger to which americans Are constantly subject j a tender bearing 112#ameriean refuges made its Way Down the Whang poo River today under a bombardment of warships air planes and artillery that brought threat of catastrophe at every Yard. Accompanying the tender was the United states destroyer Parrott with its Crew of 122 Blu jackets. The tender made its Way to the Dollar liner president Pierce waiting 20 Miles Down at the River land mines which were exploded while the japanese were moving into Battle positions. Gen. Matsui refused to say How Many troops he had or to designate the units. Asked in what circumstances the japanese would be willing to Stop their attack he referred questioners to a japanese embassy spokesman who said that the chinese had not attempted any negotiation since August 14 and added that there Rould of no peace until China hanged her attitude and ceased Quot provocative Quot acts. Casting of a memorial statute a memorial to Hugo Reid Early grantee of the Baldwin Rancho his Spanish wife Victoria and her children Felipe and Maria Ygnacia was started today in the Santa Anita regional recreation Center. The statue carried on a Federal arts . Project and sponsored by the women s auxiliary of the los Angeles chamber of Commerce will be 12-feet Over All with Reid a figure standing eight feet in height and the others in the group in proportion. It was announced from the escaped prisoner nabbed by Arcadia police wanted on a drunk driving charge Fred Kirby of Monrovia who escaped from California patrol officers Over the week end to be nabbed by Arcadia police As he was waiting Tor a taxi Here yesterday was returned to Pas Den Justice polite court. Kirby was arrested Here at the Santa be depot As he was waiting the arrival of a taxi cab to Ike him to Monrovia. Kirby was released to officer c. M. Calkins formerly of the Monrovia police department and now a member of the California Highway patrol. Arcadia youth wins prize City official will make intensive Survey for Oil on Pacific group expected to Fly to Job late report today from pan american airways states Corby not on list despite the fact that at press i time today his name was not in eluded on the pan american airways passenger list mayor Grant i Corby tomorrow is scheduled to Fly to Manila phillipine islands on j the China Clipper to carry on an 1 intensive geological Survey for Oil 1 on the mid Pacific Isles according i to word Given the Tribune today at the City Hall. A Check made by the Tribune i with the pan american airways via United press brought this bulletin this afternoon Quot pan american airways says no passenger named Corby on China the pan american airways Dos closed that the Clipper leaves san Francisco tomorrow at 12 30 p. In. Reports from usually reliable sources stated that an assistant from Corby a private Oil geology office left for Manila by boat last week taking equipment for the Survey. And would be met by Corby on the arrival of the China Clipper. Last week Corby was sued for divorce by Babs Ainsworth Corby charging mental cruelty on the petition. The mayor did not ask for a leave of absence for his planned Manila trip a move which according to City attorney William Elam is not necessary on absences of not More than 60-Days. Councilman a. L. Daniels requested a leave of absence when he accepted a construction position at Camp Richardson on Lake Tahoe me time ago then resigned when he found the position would keep him away from Arcadia for an indefinite period of time. Toney makers May be Busy at Pomona fair but must be quiet at work Matt Pearson of Arcadia was included among the Southern California boys who won prizes in the los Angeles Headquarters depart i Model air plane contest staged Fri ment of Parks and playgrounds. Day and saturday at the old mis statue group carved out of artificial Rock by Preston l. Prescott will be completed by september 3. It was disclosed that the unveiling would not take place until later in the fall season. David Edstrom swedish Amer ican sculptor critic says of Prescott although the casting of the Sion Airport at san Gabriel under the auspices of the los Angeles county department of recreation. Young Pearson won in both the rubber motored and gasoline motored divisions of the two Day affair it was disclosed today. Thousands of spectators witnessed the showing the purpose of which was to cultivate and Aid in the development of aviation ideas in the minds of the youngsters of Quot he brings out the truest All american style in his work better this area. Than any american sculptor since j John Rogers of the civil War Era Wheeler Street becomes Busy the casting work at the Park the Busy Little Bee can be just As Busy As he likes but if he is to win a prize at los Angeles county fair in Pomona sept. 17 to oct 3 he must be quiet about it. This sidelight on the Apiary division one of the most attractive features of the huge agricultural display is revealed in the announcement of the rules by which judges will be guided in making awards for bees and Queens. Besides quietness the other qualifications to be consider a Are uniformity of markings color Type and shape and size of Queen. George Adamson Well known in the Industry throughout the Southwest will again serve As superintendent of the important department which promises to be the largest in the history of the fair. Under six general classifications covering the entire Range of the Industry there will be on display the various varieties of Honey both in comb adn extracted. The list will include Monrovia passes Navy examination now in training word was received Here today revealing that John Paul Sterrett 220 n. Encinitas Avenue Monrovia had parsed the preliminary tests for the u. S. Navy vacancies for the month of August. Thirty three youths from this area were accepted and Are now in training at the naval base in san Diego. Cornerstone laying to be held Here on saturday plans were announced As Complete today for the Cornerstone laying ceremony for the Arcadia masonic Temple on s Santa Anita Avenue scheduled for saturday August 28th, at 3 p. In. Trad Mark re i to a do Eleanor Roosevelt a Tea leaves Tell How a president will dwell in the White House wearing skirts Pardon Slacks and Polo shirts. Of Montana san Bernardino Man held for thrilling movie methods attacked los Angeles. Aug. 24. Up investigation Here Jim Carroll for the time. I Felt i was living in the past. I set there and made a resolve that i was Goin to be a better Man. And maybe you think the effect of that biblical play was Only temporary. But Brethren and Sis Tern. You i dead wrong. All the Way Home i was careful to give All the hand signals and i made every single Boulevard Stop. Yours. Jim claiming he had Bern beaten by police methods in obtaining nine Highway bandits who held him up confessions from Albert d y c r somewhere Between san Bernardino everything that charged with the murder of three and Arcadia Lewis Earl Sanders of san Bernardino was held at the police department for invest serial starts today in Tribune bringing readers of the Arcadia which was started this morning is under the supervision of Rene Ben Neste assisted by the sculptor Prescott. Avenue due to Detour mall Ingle word girls were attacked today As defense counsel made a final plea for the spa crossing Jon according to reports on file Gurd As his trial neared an end in it station Over the week end Superior court. Plans from the los Angeles office. Reid who was grantee of the in Tribune another of its famed tire Santa Anita Rancho in 1841. A was also a member of the constitutional convention in 1849 which Wheeler Street running Between Indiana Street and Santa Anita. Avenue monday became the chief the group will be placed in the East West thoroughfare through a tilter of a Lily Pond according to j Nadia Dyer Pale and gaunt sat tensely in his chair As Deputy Public defender William Neely in argument attempted to disprove the prosecutions Contention that the confessions later retracted by Dyer Sanders was picked up by Arcadia officers Over the week end. His closing clothes were covered with blood and his face badly Cut the reports stated Sanders Story to officers did not a jibe the report declared so were a damning Lweln pointing to his he was ordered held for further i Vest Gatlon. Novel serials of forthcoming motion picture productions this paper Day starts a six chapter thriller a dark journey Quot a Victor Saville production. In the screen version of the Story Conrad Veidt and Vivien i High a pair of european favorite. Pm trav the leading characters it was announced. A London film. Quot dark journey Quot is released in this country by the United artists. Brought statehood to California. He also served As master of the Schooner Esmeralda which traded in the coast and in the Pacific was Justice of the peace at san Gabriel and a member of the los Angeles ave Niento or City Council and was an administrator in the closing the business of secular zing the san Gabriel Mission property governor Pio Pico Iii 1848,. Wheeler bulk comb crystallized Alfalfa bean j Pught California buckwheat Cotton 01j court Man Euver and is taught nge see and Star Thistle honeys. New Deal m a hurry probably the most tempting and j Phat loves his colleague Murray. Varied of tile entries will be those j sweetened by Honey. They include november Celebration Oaks pies cookies breads pastry i thanksgivings gives the nation products jellies jams preserves. Double cause for thanks for then candied fruits honeyed fruits j Coj Greas May Convene again. Honeyed fruits indies glazed nuts Popcorn doughnuts and other Arri i in is is incensed because Des. Congress would t Pas his Laws beeswax will also compete for the j and May run himself no kidding substantial Cash awards offered in to Mage country do his bidding. Wheeler Aii the class fictions. It is interest j my to note that one of the three j by the Senate s Legarde chief qualifications taken into con main Townsend to meet Side ration by the judges in placing u g beets and sugar Cane members of the Arcadia club will the ribbons on beeswax its it Aroma. N,.ed not fear the foreign crops meet in regular weekly session on the other two Are color and clean up goes Price of lollypops thursday night in the auditorium uness. Of the City Hall entries in the department close san Diego zoo has Turtle pre sift in i i Marks will preside sept 13 and All exhibits must be in answering to the name of Myrtle under eve a see Tang a but w a a Call place by sept .6 which is the Day Myrtle Hutch,., five Turtle Lett. Under Ever the meeting Mcnut n Valr. Us the needs tour nor to Yetla. Detour signs posted on Huntington drive now being resurfaced by the underground construction company was the cause of the switching of traffic to Street
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