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Covina Argus (Newspaper) - June 1, 1928, Covina, California JUNE 1928 THE OOVINA AEGU8 Page Seven Summer Suits In the Newest Fabrics White Pants and ReadyMade Suits NQW on Display in the Latest Styles COVINA VALLEY TAILORING 224 Citrus 14642 Argus Want Ads Bring Immediate Results THE GOVINA ARGUS OAXJPOKNIA Entered at the as secondclass matter CALIF JUNE 1928 Published every Friday by the Covina Argus Publishing partnership CARL SHIRLEY ELMBE SHIRLEY J Editor SUBSCRIPTION per payable in advance single 5 cents TELEPHONE 10081 Give Oftf tm to 1S9O to fHis is the age of electricity willing servant every bride has at her What more fitting thant gifts of electrical appliances that make i i her household tasks more pleasant i Here is a list of appliances that range iri price to fit every purse and when you are thinking of June dont forget the brides of those Junes that came Curling to to 12 fO Waffle Irons to Percolators to Everhot to Electric Grill to Visit the nearest Edison An Edison appliance salesman will be glad to show you any of these gifts and help you make a Southern California EDM9OM COM1MLMY Owned by Those it Thieves in the Qrchardists are aroused as never before at the amount of thieving in the It is not something to be dismissed for when a thief gets away with a truckload of or anges he has taken a lot of money out of the hands of the It may be enough to make the difference in profit and loss on that Sheriff Traeger has responded with aid to the and there are men patrolling nightly all over the We employ vigilance The Azusa growers have offered a liberal and the orchardists Jn the Covina valley are ready to do the and to prose cute to the Most of the depredations are committed by men from a who are stealing to sell in the big There is no difference between an orange thief and the one who lifts your excepting that the man steal ing oranges generally gets morevalue than the best watch ever The Crime Buron world war and for a number of years chief deputy in the district attorneys now lieutenant has made the declaration that he is a candidate for the position of district attorney of Los Angeles Something about this man has always bred We cannot expect that he can clean up this county unaided and alone if but there is a feeling among the general mass of citizens that Fitts will lead the cleanup campaign with sincerity and We cannot ask Crime is very sinister in the United Criminals like to live in southern California as well as other citizens who conduct an honest Not all the crooks are congregated on Main and Spring streets in Los There are some occupying palatial offices who are a greater menace to our social That is what is to make this campaign for the election of a district attorney a very remarkable There is money and tremendous pressure that we know and which will not fight in the and it isnt in the realm of the organized gamblers and thugs Buron Fitts knows the What must be done is that the citizenry enmasse organize for and stamp out the crime menace confronting the county and the Organized crime but it is a very small part of the general scheme of The mass of people is lawabiding and ready to rally to a if they can trust The atmosphere surrounding Buron Fitts is thatof hon esty and He has powerful friends in the Republican and the Democratic party The office he seeks is non There is a bitter fight There are men with in fluence who dont want a straightforward man in the district attorneys They will spend a lot of The racetrack touts will be against him to a There is plenty of strength in the county to elect Buron Fitts if all conscientious citizens decide to do But it must be a concerted and the whether on Spring street or of the residential must be fought with courage and Society is clean in the The people will rally to a clean and honest And Buron Fitts seems to be the Skirts On the Upward Up in where the Verdugo hills are the editor of the doubtless after seriously oning the has decided to let the chips fall where they may in this matter of the alarming shrinkage in the dresses of Editorial it is declared has become almost as extinct as the brand of oratory of the Websters and but here is an who not only reveals not to say firsthand know ledge of his but who speaks with the courage of the fastvanishing editorial He says A dispatch from Paris says that the dressmakers of the worlds capital of feminine fashion have de cided to give the women what they and that skirts will be shorter and skimpier than for the sake of the suffering masculine eyes whose poorspirited owners lack the courage to speak up for the Record Ledger demands that stockings be made We are no blushing violets and it is on no false ground of modesty that we take this We like to see a trimi a shapely full length of a wellform ed female if you want to know as well as And the women may get back to the original fig leaf just as fast as they we want the skin covered with we dont care how from pure aitistic The velvety skin of a little baby is beauti but the six or eight inches or a foot of bare skin that shows between the cutty and the rolled stockings of most of these fat babies of forty sum mers when they climb into their cars or stop to pick up their vanity cases from the sidewalk is everything else We have lost the pad on which we were keeping our and we forget how the score stood between bow knock stringy wrinkles of white spotches and varicose but taking it altogether we will say offhand that about four hundred and ninetynine of the exhibi tions noted up to date would in the poetic language of Bobby to make poor Tammie turn his lets tell em the truth We have been stalling along for years with this fake about modesty and descency and womanly and the women do not believe a word we They think we are thrilled and or shocked or something every time we see another inch or two of bare leg Good gosh all friday Laugh Features Covina Program starring Lon is the picture at the Covina theater tonight Friday and This picture has been making a hit where and is saifl to be one of Chaneys The story concerns the clown who became the idol of kings of the waif be loved with a poignant surrendered for her own A Mack Sennett The Goodbye is to be shown Sunday and This picture is coming to Covina ahead of its show ing in any city outside of Los An where it made a big hit at one of the Grauman Manager Brown thinks this one of his best offerings for the Bringing Up with Dinty and the will be shown Tuesday and Wednes This picture is described as For Laughing Purposes Wednesday night is family night at the local playhouse and this film was substituted with another of a more dramatic type as a special for this For Wednesday and Thursday of week Mary Philbin and Ivan Mosjukine will be costarred in Sur render a war story of a new Radio JTJNIOBSENIOR PROM WILL BE HELD TOMORROW The junior and senior classes of the high school will hold their annual prom tomorrow night at the new gymnasium This is to be quite an elaborate affair this with radio and stage re and The entire program will be presented by out side talent except the class prophe which will be presented to give the seniors a look ahead and see themselves fifty years from Chamberlain is in charge of the refreshments and Bill Dredge is attending to the Its the talk of the town of the state of the One of the radio industrys greatest manu facturers develops a new All Electric Radio that in tone faithful price and builtin quality has amazed even competing We can arrange for you to hear the reasonably priced Majestic Radio The Radio Shop HAROLD HOUSER 117 West College Phone All New Summer Models Dresses for Every Feminine Member of the in distinctive and new are these frocks that capture the best details of the mode for the new season in the smartest colors and the most correct Lovely prints abound for sports and afternoon Plain crepes are often fagotted and sometimes have cunning sleeveless Sheer Chiffons New Georgettes Gay Printed Crepes Munsing Wear and Hosiery j I E MILY SH O With Covina Book and Art Store I 212 Citrus COVINA ;