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Arcadia Tribune (Newspaper) - February 6, 1947, Arcadia, California Help publish you Hometown paper contribute news of your neighbourhood Call at. 7 2131 with news of your family and friends two soc inn fourteen Page Arcadia California till Kasday Fer. It. I 17 vol. Xxx Sanita bowlers guests of local club not a ran horse hut a column of observation about the foothill Region. People Ani thing. Hot humus the Quot re is Little question into t lint one of our most press inn pit by a ins is school space. School enrolment figures Are staggering. Mot than .�?~>0 n a St cd tits at the High school this mid com registration. More enrolling at All hic elementary schools. Registration at Pasadena Junior College where our youngsters of that age stood a mho As of tuesday night you can remember when it stood at around 2300. . Totals arc More than 15 too. There does seem be any problem now a Days get Hie youngsters say in school it is getting the schools for them stay in work has started on the South. % Santa Anita school ii ire. It i might be done by mid term next year but it will not much More \ than take us off the doubt sos j a ions. We need Hie other two schools in the plan and need them i just As fast As we can b Ald them j and Stilt we can t Over Board in i the matter of taxes and bonded i yep school officials have their troubles not mention the pay is Patton. Jokes stud Baker jokes Are now leading the governor of Georgia jokes by a Small margin. California weather has been swell the t Tow Days even Bob Hope a Laid off. Annexation talk of annexation has gotten the Blue print stage in the West Arcadia Section their arc lots of problems by worked out in that subject and let s Hope that when it is ready Are Quot islands in the property. Problems of jurisdiction Over such a islands Quot can be real headaches. Smog they say that the smog even got the Grot if hog ill bawled up on his annual it a tiler forecast. a 4 Arcadia this is the kind of a town that when you see a smart Young doll dining with a Man old enough be her father he usually is. Santa Anita teams entering big tourney Trayis from the Santa Anita Rowling Green club have been entered Iii the International tournament which Start saturday and the club is making plans entertain the British bowlers headed by sir Ivor Thomas Here Fob. 20. he tournament is Center about the Arroyo Seco greens in Highland Park but Tou Namen Iii hoi in s plan use t he Green in Arcadia county Park accommodate the overflow and there May also be matches played in Pasadena 1 01 it Commerce Board of director Post paddock refused tip Sheet License refusing Iii License a tip Sheet that recommends the amount lie wagered the City Council tuesday night rejected Post and paddock s petition for recognition. Ten licensed tip Sheet protested approval saying that Post and paddock claimed winners they never published before the race. It was the opinion of c Ity attorney Guy Cornyn that the of Hie Sheet apparel nil did not intend carry out the conditions of the ordinance. Chamber Board elect new officers monday Organiza Ion cd the new claim and Beverly Hills. Tile san a Anita teams composed of members from various place in the Valley will begin their play monday and continue through tile eliminations which will deter will take place monday night when the newly elected group meets for the first time at the chamber of lice at 8 . The group will elect a president i Arcadia scouts and president and appoint Sec the last word Arcadia this week received the latest Model fire engine from the Mack truck company. The apparatus is the first of its kind delivered a City department. Going Over the unique Leal dirt s of the Rig Are fire chief dim Nellis and in w. Cornell Mack representative. Tribune by Wietin photo min tournament champions. I a of 1 rotary assistant seer a y a owing is a Roste. Of players triples team Harold w. Johns. Robot Brunion and ii. O. Ceiling. Skip. J. Reneges press , and Ernest Beech sep. I. M Bailey . Dickinson and Gordon s. Eberly skip. Gilpin Moore James , and Mark ii. Volk a skip. Doubles teams i. M. Bailey h., ,.o. Fred in the and Diphera Anim he Quot. Von. Wick and treasurer for the coming year. These officers and new directors will All of installed at a dinner meeting be held in place of the Regula. March business meeting. New directors elected in january include John fanes Roy Long Paul Kennedy Frank Gillett and Bill Peterson Clifford Lance was e elected and they join with hold voc holding Honor court tonight City saves $6,000 in Purchase of latest Mack fire apparatus Waite e. Waite j. Reneges and Ernest Beach. Bingle a i. M Bailey O Ling wrest Beech j. Reneges and ired Grill it los. The British teams which Are i compositor Iii Ghusn and Canadian player. Are expected Jinbei holy. They will be taken tor a net tour of toe too thus and Valley. The transportation committee is i Lea d by e nest Beech. They will be the clubs guest at a Iun Neon arrangements Lor Winch Aru in charge a a Hugo Kelly tit visions Are being Macle tor in her guests bringing the total 4u. Unai Rinan in Hyp a arrangements arc Ham. E. E. Wester House Janies c Bone and f. Hal Roach make us the new Board. Roach will p Esic in place of pre in Lent Bam Owens due tin1 foresight of the fire chief and the police and scouts and scorers of Arcadia fire committee the City saved More than $6,000 in the Pur Wili gather tonight at first Avenue Chase of the new Mack fire truck which arrived at the de school when the boy scouts of pertinent this week. America hold their regular court a Vav. Cornell manager of the fire engine division a of Honor. Troop . I will or in Coj. Oast territory Mack truck company revealed that charge at the court and scout a. F. , ,.<�?� master John f. Borger reports that babe Dahlgren s club hold pupils meet magician furst Here saturday meter readers this win told As having actually taken place Down on South second ave doubt. It. Arcadians children yell have an Opportunity an exceptions entertainment saturday at fir5- Avenue school when fun it. The net Complete and he has not an \ modern magician is presen cd by bounced where the luncheon will be the . Boid. The show whose slogan is beginning at one the club and in fooled by furst. He entertainment for the evening will be of a very different and interesting nature. Immediately following the awards of advancement and Merit tile members of the Arcadia scout , an exhibition of expel Mark Manship will be demonstrated by the members of the los Angel slice Piol team. The team is composed of several nut Coalma and will be under hic direction of lieutenant. A Viand when it makes its appearance on Hie stage of the school auditorium tonight. The members of the am Are specialists in tile Field of trick and fancy target shooting. The general Public is cordially invited attend and a special invitation is extended the Parent and friends of All Arcadia scouts. A its j former scouts and scorers will be will especially Welcome. Festivities will tryouts Here bal Dahlgren former major league first baseman and now owner of the or Tario franchise in the Sunset league announced yesterday that his Chih will hold professional baseball tryouts not week at the Arcadia county Park Diamond. The session Start monday at . Its guests will participate in Bowling at the g teens in Hie county Park. At the visitors request Hie Little Junior had a terrible i play will be restricted rinks or habit of slipping out of the door j iou member teams and running away and the trouble was he did usually have much clothes on. You know How these three and four year Olds act one morning he was missing. The family looked everywhere and again his Panama Bottom was on the floor near his cd and it looked As if Junior was out for his morning walk some place in the neighbourhood sans All his Appal Al. Mother was Antic. A Are you running around out there again without your pants on a she yelled out the window. lady a same answer a i just read the Waer towns Down on the Arizona state line coming in from the East is a Check in station where you get the agricultural inspection. Not much of a town the e. Just a few scattered shacks and the checking s action. But it has the Booster spirit for the sign reads Quot Gripe Ariz ifs a Young town but Tough As Rixie visiting britishers will be the clubs guests this bunday also when a party of Santa Ani tans will Call Loi them and take them sunday morning services at the Hollywood presbyter Ian c ii u r c ii conducted by or. Louis Evans. Rotary Lions scouts hear correspondent Rosary Lions and boy scouts will Combine in one of the biggest service group meetings of the year. Friday. When rotary will be Hast its doubtless prove a teaser hic j begin at 8 p. Rn., Sharp juvenile audience for according his press agent. Quot furst has fooled some of the smartest people in the mrs. Earl Edwards. Chairman announces hat there will a Quot pnr-1 of malice at . And 2 pm with tickets obtainable at the school i or at the door at How time. P e-1 Maybellee a dress shop at Bijj East Carl Brothers buy Maybelle s dress shop Sam Orchard installed As de Molay master Sam Orchard son of m and mrs. Hoi Ace Orchard saturday night was inducted master councilor of Arcadia chapter. Order of de Molay. In the masonic Temple a Quot of e a Large group of friends relatives and masons. Installed were Donald Vick senior a Tho current Cost of apparatus Simi Lai Arcadia s new truck would exceed $20,000. The cite obtained it new engine tor $14 000 first discussed in april 1045 the truck a ordered in october of that year Anc has just completed tort runs and final Assembly in los Angle a Combina Ion Hose Wagon squad Wagon and e Tanker the truck weighs tons is driven by a 218-horse pow Ren nine with a 750-gallon per minute main and 50 gallon secondary . Arcadia is the first City receive this new Type apparatus Whir. Features special fog Spray equip Menic highly developed by the army i and Navy during the War. A 500-gallon Booster tank gives the Crew Vader until hydrant lines Are Laid two one and a half Inch Hose line i rom the tank Are capped with fir a Ugi Nso designed give basemen n secure grip. The guns arc equipped with triggers that change the flow in tautly from fog direct Jet. Additional fog nozzles Are located at the end of Long pipes be used who e hoses can be employed. Six Hundred pounds pressure can i be exerted atomize the water. The resulting Spray is used lower temperatures and Blanket a fire. A method which has largely Dis foothill sign tract office problem settled the City Council found objection the maintenance of real i estate signs on foothill Boulevard by the Raymond Dorn company following discussion of the matter at tuesday nights meeting the signs were said be five and were not classed As Bill a boards. Dom appeared before the Council and said that. Hie company s Tinct office at 961 West foothill was being mined the Golf driving Range i or Hunting in drive. The other of Hee at. 225 West foothill is not of Ole according City attorney Guy Cornyn As subdivision business is. Till being carried on there. Correspondent . Speaker tomorrow night plans Are Complete and ticket arc nearly All gone tor Hie big annual Banque of Santa Anita Dis loot y Mca. be held tomorrow night at the High school cafeteria in Al Monte according Ted Maag p Psi Dent. Quot much of the Gnu Ual t in Fri years banquet a Maag stated a can be charged the fact a hat the a a a braid saw fit out and get a speaker of outstanding ability and experience highlight the evenings program. In j. Howard Pyle we hair a speaker who will leave a lasting impression on All who hear Pyle who was an n b g. Correspondent in the Pacific fighting area during tile final stages of the War will a Alk on Quot pea Quot and is expected d a on his War experience. Tickets for the dinner which begins a 6 30 Are still available by calling Monrovia 671. Optimist club hear head of jockey Guild Arcadia optimists will get the Lowdown on horse racing tonight when Bert Thompson president of the jockey Guild brings several of his members the club s regular meeting at Carpenter s. Hap Connor Veteran sportsman will be present and Stuart Hamblin owner of Al Lobo is also expected. Prizes of chickens and rabbits will be presented guests and members by Frank Hunter in connection with the opening of Hunter ranch. District formed extend City Street lights Rancho Oaks ask North fire station Exton Ryhti ii v i of the new item Thi Trent Mon a his via Ruer was planned week with tin formation of a lighting District include ail property owners along Blunt i Hilton Between second and fifth avenues. The City Council tuesday night adopted a Resolution apr proving the plans for the District j my a second Resolution was adopted it Ting a Public Heiring for March 18 plans Call for ornamental Street i lights be installed similar in style and spacing the lights Between Santa Anita and second avenues. Two additional lights will be placed at the Ball Park Corner and on the Northwest Corner of second and Huntington. The entire Cost will be paid by the property owners on a i frontage Baus financed through 6 j per cent Bonds. T the City Council a a consented in include a parcel of City property in i lie new county lighting District extending along the South Side of Duarte Road West of Baldwin and Down the West Side of Baldwin ave school children must be a com h Nti Ston drive changed hand Nurmi Hapl inn i m f v i Fob 3 with or and mrs Carl Leland Cai Minaei Jun placed the use of chemical Extin b the c s of Sierra Madre Purchas or councilor elective officers. Gushers. Among the Many Adan ing the shop from mrs Viola appointive officers who will also tages of the fog system Are the in of Haver and mrs. Mabel Curry. Serve for the four month term Are creased safety firemen though pained by someone 12 years of age or Over. Admission is set at 20 cent of children and 25 cents for adults. Furste a show has received press acclaim in Many National magazines. Locally the preview committee of the l. A. Principals club gives the Prog am a rating of a excellent a arabian Prince visits Arcadia passing through the City with a Arcadia Thrift shop goes on five Day week the regular monthly meeting of the Arcadia welfare and thrill shop was held this week at the red Cross rooms mrs. Cathrine Smith presiding. It was voted not keep Tho Thrift shop open on a Urdaz mornings which puts the shop on a five Day week opening at 9 30 a in. And closing at 5 . It was reported that the pick up service has been greatly improved and hat a Call the Simp Wall result in transferring the entire contents of an attic or garage the in raft Simp within a very Short time. The shop has requested that donor hot a it a that Glass be picked up. Or shoes that have Long since outlived their usefulness. The Thrift shop is now starting its third year at 321 Nurah first Avenue and its doors Are a1 ways open anyone in need of clothing articles of furniture dishes and Many Ber articles which have been donated by owners who longer have need of j them mothers with growing children and the ability sew especially pleased with the help that j the shop gives them now that materials Are hard buy. Boy scout t top and the Lions i motorcycle escort Friday and re club hear j. Howard Pyle noted turning Here saturday attend War correspondent of the National the races Prince Saud Al Saud. Broadcasting company speak on a oldest son of the King of Arabia subject be announced. \ visited Arcadia this week end As Pyle who is coming Arcadia j part of his tour of the United of be the principal speaker at the. States. Annual banquet of Hie Santa Anita i his highness journeyed River District ., will he introduced j Side Friday and the following Day. By Tribune publisher p Hal Roach c owned on Trust Winner of the the shop will be known a Quot Ginius a and the new owners plan carry a Complete line of women s and girls cloches specializing in suits Coats and dresses. They will continue with the Carol King Anc Nellie Don lines. Or. And mrs. Brothers we c own ors of the smart shop in Long Brach Selling Over a year ago wild they moved Sierra Madre. Broth ers has had Many year a experience in ladies ready Wear and m s. Brothers before her marriage a advertising manager Foi Nash a in Pasadena. Former business associate and Long time Friend. An Eye witness at Many of the memorable events leading the ride of the War in the Pacific. Pyle is expected regale scouts and businessmen alike with a Ory of High adventure $50,000 Santa Maria stakes at Santa Anita. John Gordon charged with making Book Frankie lame appear at music room Frankie Laine Star of radio. Night clubs and Mercury records will make a personal appearance it the Muic room of the Santa Ani a appliance company from 3 4 ., saturday afternoon according announcement of Ted c Ane. Owner and manager. This rising Young Star with a style All his own will sing several numbers while at the music room and sign autographs for All who desire them. Crane reports that this event will be the first in a series of appearances by top notch in or tallies of tile music world at the music Oom during the coming months. Vagrancy charges against join Gordon were dismissed in City court j Rush the Elmer Vicks. Hon Here tuesday. The Well Monrovia a pleaded guilty on a charge of bookmaking and will be tried feb. 28 mrs. Rose Lane on Kwiw tomorrow mrs. Rose Lane. Of the Calhoun historical and landmark Section the Arcadia woman a club will b Intel viewed tomorrow morning a 9 45 Over Kwiw As guest of the a Al h s shop Ping with Helen program. M Lane will discuss some of the in fore sting material gathered by he group. Business group meeting tonight Enior Deacon Bob Roush Junior lowered temperatures and the de Deacon Charles Strong senior creased water damage properly Steward Fred Garside Junior Stew the City struck is the first Ard Kenneth Gates chaplain. Rob embody All these new features acor Mcclung Sentinel Gene Bright cording fire chief Jim Nellis Standard bearer. Keith Mcmurphy the chief adder that the apparatus Almoner la Rov Bovey marshal 1s a up first Ai Brake a quipped i Bob movers a tor. John maim truck delivered of a i v pc quist scribe Clifford damns teas part men in Torrn California. Lurer Ronald Regan preceptor y the truck is also armed with tvo Peter Schram Don London Sam Way radio and the by us divided Canfield. Don holes John into closed compar its hold 31 Ming Dick maypole and William equipment and protest gear from Powell. Weather and loss. Each Compart installing officer were Fred part a Merit a its own Light and swi cd Ridge Hugh Black Harold staff and a Pilot Light in the cab in ii Joe Calver retiring councilor Bill Cates the compartments that a e Meyers and Clifford Damn. Open. Patricia Yohoi t was at the piano another feature of the apparatus luring the ceremonies and usher is the led and Chrome exterior ties were Mary Trow and Delore. Many old engines and trucks have Bader. Taken on a Darker and rougher a one Junior councilor Carmichael pro but the new vehicle s paint Job is sided accordion music. A real Quot fire trucked set Oft a among those int Oduces by the Brilliant Chrome fittings readjusted Young officers were or. And mrs and highly polished after the Quot re of retard or. And mrs. Frank cent test runs. We the new fog Spray equipment will in r. Mckay or. And mrs. Liar be demonstrated Fob of at 8 pm rid s Aff. Jack de Kramer and at Wheeler and double drive a who jibes. A Frame building will be be afire refreshments a e served follow j the will take place the Ries during a Octal period dump a gathering of members of n the Vicks the rushes Orchard the san Gable d Vail Quot. Firemen sad staffs. Association with the Public invited. Young Orchard will head i a loud peaker will explain the of chapter for the next four months. Oration of Tho engine. Mark Drury services held funeral services were held yesterday for Mark r. Drury 81, of 1008 West Huntington. Drury died monday. An Arcadia resident for 21 years he was a native of new York and ii survived by a sister Niece and Nephew residing in that state. Services were conducted by Rev. J Henry Hutchins at the Glasser and Chapel with interment at san Gabriel cemetery. Charter delegates four members of the Arcadia rotary club will represent the local organization at the charter part for the Monterey Park club tonight. Loll Deakin fur Lawless Charlie Faukner. And Jim Nellis will be delegates t Monterey Park a it h Nellis making the official presentation of rotary buttons the new club. Seeking annexation of a portion of the West Side of Baldwin Avenue Benjamin Clayton has the City include several lots in tract 6925, part of the Central business area of West Arcadia within the City limits. The petition has been taken under advisement. Line. Christian science Church property annexed by the City some time ago is the property included in the new District. Asking the installation of a fire sub station on City property near i Orange Grove and double drive. I Edward Dunk of the Rancho Santa j Anita property owners association j appeared before the Council Point out the distance of the Rancho and the Oaks from the present fire i House. Dunk added that passing height trains also complicated the i fire departments run the North Ern part of town. Dunk said officers of the Oaks and lower Rancho residents associations were in Accord with the views j of his organization. He asked that the Council consider the future de i a elopement of land East of double drive and North of Orange Grove in weighing the matter. The pro i postal was referred the police my fire committee. Street sweeper bids were opened by the Council tuesday night and referred the Cliv Engineer who Wil report tile Council on the award feb. 13. The contract for the City a gasoline Supply was awarded the Richfield Oil company. In answer the Santa Anita improvement associations query on arcadians participation in the installation of a wig wag signal at the fifth Avenue crossing of Hie Pacific electric the Council informed the a venation that the City is not waiting for Monrovia s setting of meeting Date. Sec end Reading of the ordinance changing the curfew hour and listing penalties for parents of offender. Was held up pending review of the matter at the next meeting of the Community coordinating Council. Given first Reading was an ordinance providing for strict supervision of taxi operation. Calls meeting a Dwight we Stoner president has Iii non need the next meeting of the Arcadia merchants association will be held feb. 13, and has urged businessmen from All parts of Arcadia attend. Explorer scouts meeting tonight members of the West Arcadia business association will hold a business meeting tonight with dinner at 7 30 at the West Arcadia All boys in senior scouting inter cafe. According announcement ested in joining explorer Post one of president Harold Obenland Nixon supports Bill continuing wartime rates for excise taxes House passage of the Hill continuing ult wartime rate of certain excise taxes supported by rep. Richard Nixon was described by him tuesday As a a step which will of real facilitate income tax the 12th District legislator also stated his belief Bel the House ways and Means committee will now a Jive flirt he study the various items of manufactured goods affected by the excise tax Law with a View eliminating from the Bill a provisions any such products which cannot properly be classified As luxuries a it was essential that this Bill la be passed by the House at this in time without regard individual d items because of wide elation by Boti Man Quot i Alan me ult it Lared that expenditure one 1947 by. Bile Ani Ltd he Nix. In still la and a Lur is air a Man have been urged attend tonight s meeting of the new outfit at the forestry station at 701 North Santa Anita at 7 30 . program has been announced tor the meeting which will be devoted mainly the business of the association. A tax All a mrs. Will Hardway right Deputy county assessor is shown advising another Arcadian on tax matters. Mrs. Hard Way is in the chamber of Commerce office every thursday. A Deputy collector of internal Revenue will be in the chamber office feb. 18-21. From 9 a. In. 4 30 p. In. A Tribune bulletin photo. Buyers a a rep Nixon declare items of jewelry furs. Luggage and Forth have been virtually Unsel Lable due the belie that the taxes thereon would out of existence next summer. The manufacture of such products had almost come a Stop and the nation Economy was being seriously rep. Nixon said he would support elimination of non luxury items from the excise tax Law a some form of income tax reduction that n would House in in Nils fed re pull hic i he commit i us i ii Bor Ile la followed b Winch would or act. Son also voted of the period might re a Ndoc Hie insurance which will passed by Hie House without amendment tor h r 1351 during Whir Instate then be he up in ext Veteran National

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