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Bakersfield Daily Californian (Newspaper) - January 6, 1892, Bakersfield, California Vol. Iii. No. 4. Obsi by Telegraph Bakersfield Kern county Cal. Wednesday january i 1892. Price 5 cents. Ill in add amp a be toil sea Collis a failure and a seizure. San Francisco Jan. 6.�?lowenthal, Livingston amp co., Grain and commission merchants filed their petition in insolvency today. Liabilities $305,700 assets $163,500. The Jackson brewery was seized by the collector of internal Revenue today for manufacturing an excess of 25,000 barrels. The Plant is valued at Between $300,000 and $400,000. Market report. Chicago Jan. 6�?wheat steady May 95. New York Jan. 6�?wheat finn i Jan., 104 feb., 105g april 107 j May 106f. It san Francisco Jan. 6�?wheat firm. Buyer season 187. Barley inactive. Buyer season 115 Jan. 111. Paris Bath carts. Queer Way in which the average Frenchman makes him ablution. An american familiar with the fact Garza a forces dispersed Cordett Ana states Lias its own Bathtub with hot and cold water Supply and waste to re move the contents of the tub is amused j if not amazed when on a visit to Paris he gets an idea of the custom still pre All the latest news As received by Tele mailing in that Metropolis of luxury and elegant buildings. Mitchell May fight. Wealthy men and directors fee. The Money making people of Wall Street were startled a few Days ago by a report that Russell Sage had gone away from a directors meeting without collecting his fee of five dollars. Investigation proved the Rumor to be unfounded. A Uncle Russell is a director in about Twenty corporations and he never misses a directors meeting of he can help it. The usual custom is to pay each director that attends a meeting five dollars. Frequently the Money is handed to the directors in the form of a Gold piece As they enter the meeting room. At other times the directors get their Money just before leaving the room. Some Days one Man is summoned to three or four directors meetings. If he happens to be j. Pier Pont Morgan he will attend the meeting of the greatest importance. If he happens to be Russell Sage he will attend them All. Or. Sage does not believe in neglecting any of his official duties and he consider the collection of his five Dollar fee As part of his official duty. Or. Morgan Occa i signally accepts the fee when it is handed j to him and passes it Over to a clerk or to j jmj the Porter of the building if he chances to be near. Or. Jay Gould pays no attention whatever to the customary director s fee. Tile modest cashier who tenders him a paltry five dollars does not even receive the Courtesy of a new York times. Miscellaneous. Diamonds watches clocks. Silverware Gold spectacles Gold pens ac., ac., a. Goldman Niederaur Block no extra charge made for engraving. N5tf Lov miscellaneous j. Wehinger / graph by the daily californian up to 4 o clock today. Is he talking too much Liverpool Jan. I. A sir George Baden Powell of the British Behring sea commission said lord Salisbury told him he lord Salisbury wanted to avoid War with the United states but at the same time lie wanted to be Strong and to show that he was not going to yield one Jot of British rights. Sir George added that he thought Salisbury had finally brought an awkward dispute which might have resulted in War to ail arbitration in which it was his conviction England j would win. The British commissioners he declared had made important investigations but the Friendship they 1 had established with the americans russians would yet a oar fruit. All inking men in England Aud fica in said will lie delighted to it Jeri i the Zed. Serious Bone of Contention / Senate resolutions. Washington p. Cd Jan. 6.�?allen of Washington presented to live Senate j he resolutions adopted by the Seattle chamber of Commerce asking Congress by Liberal appropriations to enable the War and Navy departments to place our country in a thorough condition of defense so As to be premed to maintain its natural dignity and protect its citizens in All parts of the world. A journalist killed. Toledo Ohio Jan. 6.�?arnold Al Bacht City editor of the Toledo German express was thrown from an electric car As it rounded a curve last right. He struck upon his head with Uch Force As to break his neck. He was an old and Well known resident of Toledo and leaves a family. The Large hotels some very costly private mansions and apartments and the j Public bathhouses have their bathrooms i As is the custom in the United states i though the French bathroom is really much larger and is elegantly furnished with rugs lounges dressing tables etc., i the idea being that if one takes a Bath i one must lie Down and take a Nap after it people living Iii apartments costing As High As $1,000 a year and in the new Quarter of Paris in the neighbourhood of i the champs Elysee when they wish to Bathe other than take a sponge Bath in a Small portable tub. Either go to the Public bathing establishments or Send to them to have a Bath brought to their i apartments. Sunday morning one sees a strange looking two wheeled cart like a very High dog cart on which there is a framework built Over Tho wheels. This framework can hold three bathtubs. They Are made entirely of Copper and Are about 5 feet Long 20 inches deep at the end and 1$ inches on the Side. The Driver of this vehicle is perched no High on a Small seat in front is bareheaded and wears a Blouse. On each Giue of him an Iron ring encircles a Copper coloured vessel holding about three Gallons of hot water which rests on a Little shelf. He also carries a Supply of dry towels and sheets. The bathing establishments have these carts and when a Patron sends word that he wants a hot Bath at a certain hour the Bath is put on the cart the Kettle filled with hot water and the cart with its strange Load is rapidly driven to the building in which the apartment is. The Driver carries the Bathtub As an Adirondack guide carries a Canoe on his head and shoulders from the first to the fifth floor As the Case May be and after spreading a Sheet to protect the carpet he spreads also a clean Sheet inside of the tub so that the bather does not touch the Metal. Then he carries up the Kettle of hot water which he has brought from the main establishment. The necessary cold water he gets on the premises either on the same floor with the apartment or in the courtyard. When the bather has had his Bath Tho attendant removes the soiled water by dipping it out wipes out the tub and carries it with his kettles and soiled towels Down stairs to his cart. The charge for All this is about sixty cents with the usual additional tip to the Man. An untaught Diplomat. A you know Nick a said his Mother a a gentleman never asks for things no matter How badly he wants a Why does no the a said Nick opening very wide his round four year old eyes. A because it is impolite and greedy. That is Why it Sannoji me so to have you ask your Uncle John whenever to comes if he has brought you Candy. Remember now you must never do it any a but its my Candy he says so and he wants me to have a then he will certainly give it to you and you must wait his time for it. If i Ever again Here you ask him i will not let you have it. So Promise me that you will not. I know my Little boy wants to be a Nick made Tho Promise with a very sober face. He was the Normal Small boy not a Little Angel yet he had been trained a upon Honor a and Felt that a Promise once made could not be broken. This is the Way he kept it. When Uncle John came again his Nephew after greeting him leaned meditatively against his chair and said a you did no to bring anything but yourself this time did you i Uncle John Quot a yes i did Quot said Uncle John with a laughing shout a i brought a whole Pound of Candy and after that i wish it was Young people. 4corroboration. A lighthouses Are very expensive a remarked mrs. Dimling looking up from a government report. A yes any theatrical manager will Tell you that a replied her free press. House i manager. Special engagement of the Beebe Barbour company 3 nights monday january 4 Little Grade Beebe Edwin Barbour you have be plug tried of coarse heard of Nik Cut but have it yourself i ing new Frie Day indeed % Points a body. Always even Bette than people expect. The child wonder of tin drum title world. Ami a carefully selected company in or. The Gnu deut actor Aud play Wright. Barbour three comedy satire shadows of the Homestead tuesday night. Wednesday night. Reserved seats secure them at shallows of the Homestead. She the Queen of kor ladies free night. Monday night is ladies free night any gentleman purchasing a reserved seat ticket will lie allowed to pass one lady free. Or two ladles admitted on one paid ticket. N. children 25 cents. General admission 50 cents. 25 cents. Seats on Sale at Blodget a Dudley a drug store once and avoid the Rush at the door. Hotel for Sale. The Central House a Fine Lintel Corner of Baker and main streets opposite the Southern Pacific depot. Best location in town. Street ears run by the door. It covers four town lots. Frame building containing 26 rooms All furnished throughout. Having established my Home in Costa Rica South America i have concluded to sell this Fine pro Yerty before i return for the sum of $15,000. The pro Yerty will be for Sale until Christmas. H. Vigne Sumner. For further particulars regarding payments a inquire of a. C. Maude Bakersfield. Corbett preparing. New York Jan. 6.�?jus. Corbett left for Atlantic City n. J., today accompanied by Jim Daly his sparring engineering record partner and Trainer and will go at j once into Active training for his coming Battle with Mitchel which he emphatically states will surely come Ort at some resort outside of the City in february. Derailed. Wheeling w. Va., Jan. 6.�?the Chicago limited express while running dog May talk Bool Day. Processor a. Graham Bell believes that Doks May be taught to pronounce words and is now making scientific experiments in this direction. The same Opi Lou was expressed two centuries ago by no less an authority than Leib nit who adduces some startling facts in s import of it. The value of such a language As a Means of enlarging the forty Miles an hour was entirely de animal s sphere of thought and Power of railed near Fairmount by the breaking j Conception and of giving a higher de Down of a truck. The express Messen Ger and baggage master w Ere instantly killed the Engineer is dying and thirteen passengers More or less Hurt. Snow in new York. New York Jan. 6.�?about inches of Snow have impeding travel new today. The great Slaughter Sale still continues. Lumber ii he c zxp.<�ze3zec, clothing j. W. Wiley attorney and Counselor at Law Bakersfield. Cal. Office one door North of Hank of Bakersfield Jami def dealer in lumber lath shingles shakes posts doors windows blinds moulding Lime Cement. Blister hair Ani it Ano , kind building materials la hats and Caps. West irrigation system in la s. Just completed. 2.000000. Expended a Froit to Fli Nepa e00m 20 to Iso with Teit Ewy teams a a great country illustrated pamphlet free Noore a Board of71w>6-, of it berm hkad.tra6r.p vry.c0 Fresno Cal j. P. Pics tobacco co., Richmond a land can of reclaim it Ako. Alkali neutralized by in us land Plante Nevada Gypsum a fertiliser co., Telephone Hulk Long Hen francium i dotl2d3mar Southern hotel Barbers. A j the finest Baths in town with rooms reserved for ladies. Ladie8 hair dressing a specially a my of j. Goldst1 j. S. Drury druggist Chester Avenue Corner eighteenth Street no door North of former site r 1 wholesale Amo retail Salek in pure drugs Patent medicines chemical and toilet Art Iola paints oils varnishes window Glass etc., Peem Miramm Ste 8. W Wible. Fruit. A Wmk Bakersfield Yard mini to Lur intellectual facnltie., is j Orth of Coll i t la. .11-. e. P. Evans in popular science monthly. Three fallen Here much Central Park presents a Lovely White appearance and is being utilized by All the sleighs in the Community. Poor ice. London Jan. 6.�?a double Sleigh went through the Frozen surface of a canal in this City last night and eight of the eleven occupants lost their lives. Dining mild 11ion,. Sometimes a strict vegetable Ami fruit diet avoiding Caw Niy All butter and vegetable fats will purify the complexion when the most careful regime in bathing and All the prescriptions of the physician Are of no Avail. Huck dieting need be adhered to for Only w is and then one May go Back gradually to one s Ordinary diet a however tout in abundance s pastries cakes and sweetmeats promiscuously Between meal Tim one i Impf St m n Kun Yard of land never before Block West warehouse Iii the history of Bakersfield a such a sacrificing Sale. There for Sale. My Ujj it a him Iii Oil i. Ii Lei. The full week apply to Aery Man boy and child can have new suit or overcoat at less than manufacturing Cost. Come first Day. Capital a <250.000.00. General banking b Usi n Ess Tea no a Ute inter Puld on term Iron it m. Stevens bunts Anil slim Jude and repaired with neatness and �?T3ia atch. Jew watches and clod urdu to us stones silverware. Winos Diamond loot pint Stoda emblems is Oke at Vari itt. Tkv by thing our it i also a Mica ski of Blank books amp stationery a at Maude s jewelry store Cherie Avenue near Welle Fargo expire Orrick c. Go. D. Olo Tuilio store. 18 -i., he i Rilli l a o rest Suiku delinquent Sale notice v min tick vat it company. Garza a hand of men completely Dis Garza a forces dispersed. City of Mexico Jan. 6.�?it is re ported Here that revolute nit has n parsed. Royal influenza Madrid Jan. 6.�?the Duke of i to a Al a member of the Royal family of pain died today of influenza. To t
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