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Oakland Tribune (Newspaper) - February 26, 1936, Oakland, CaliforniaPart three 2 i san Lea Iidro Progress told by n Vav Armstrong Sun Peandro Orchards and gardens is carry ii out a program of Horm building building permits hive increased each year since l2 situated Only nine inks East of Oakland san Leandro is favored by rapid transportation through suburban trains and motor lines at one time the county soul of Alcuin cd county san Llandro is closely linked with the Early his tory of California having Facen part of a 3nrge Spanish Grant in recent years Orchards have Boon subdivided into Home Sites on the outskirts of the City Are still found some of the finest fruit Orchards in the state Large can nordics have been built Ami Dur ing the Harvest season hundreds of people Ore Given seasonal employment in the Community arc located a Pickle factory Pencil factory tractor works and implement works Center of the Cut Flower Indus try of California san la Arlo ships daily in Carload lots Cut feb wars to All parts of the United Stales the annual Dahlin show hold each year during september is an attraction for thousands of out town visitors in recent years Many new build Ings have been erected including a spacious High school a Veter ans memorial building and hundreds of attractive Homes san Llandro has a number of service clubs Many fraternal organisations churches of nil denominations a parochial school and Curby is situated the Pioneer Fairmont Hospital maintained by the county of Alameda three banking institutions do ing business in the City report a Large increase in deposits and general business during the past year a municipal swimming Pool located on Button Avenue at tracts hundreds during the sum Mer months under the program of Progress Many Miles of new Concrete curb and Gutter were installed during the past year Public playgrounds in different parts of the City offer a Safe place for children to gather and play their games Tennis courts and baseball Parks Are provided by the City government close to san Leandro is Beau a k i a n i t k j u n e year Book of e b r n a r y 26 veterans memorial r nil Ding san lean Tiro c o l d e n West meat company wholesale butchers sheep hogs calves cattle special Core Given to Slock killed on commission 6541 Bay Street stockyards Emeryville Oil if phone ol1517 motor parts company Jukl sch it placement parts for All Caks i hone Glen court 907071 2124 St new Munici jul swimming Pool Hayward Laiful Lake Chabol Many country estates Are located in the nearby Foothills san Leandro has a population of More than 12500 and the num Ber is increasing rapidly a majority of the people own their Homes and take Pride in main Taining their gardens the climate Anc soil being favor Able serving he Community with transportation Are the Southern Pacific and Western Pacific rail roads steam Southern Pacific electric interurban Rains East Bay hallways electric trains and bus lines san Leandro Long noted for its Beautiful Homes and gardens is today attracting Home seekers in Grout numbers the fact that nearly All the subdivisions were fruit Orchards Short time ago and that wherever possible the Trees have been retained adds to the attractiveness of this Section gardening is a pleasure As the soil is very Rich and practically every form of Shrub Plant and All varieties of Flowers flourish profusely without requiring any particular skill or husbandry development of Hayward Rural Charm is the dec rip Tive slogan broadcast during by the Hayward chamber 01 Commerce in its advertising Campaign to attract visitors Aiti Home seekers with the comple Tion of the san Francisco Oak land Bay Bridge rapidly approaching Hayward has not sight of the development that precedes and follows such a tremendous undertaking linking the metropolitan area of san fran Cisco Bay into one continuous closely knit Community that the advertising Campaign Hay been effective is indicated by the great building activity in this territory and the growing enrolment in the Public schools including the High school the Hayward chamber of com Merce was very Active in assist ing the 2030 club of Hayward in ils Campaign to obtain a municipal swimming Pool for thu City completion of which is expected during the summer of 193g a companion building to the Pool is now under consideration by the chamber and the City Council to meet the Ever growing need for an exposition building this Structure would accommodate the annual Poul try Pigeon and Rabbit exhibition together with other Community enterprises such As Flower shows indoor softball games and Many Community gatherings Many progressive Steps have been taken for the Benefit of the Community with the assistance of the works Progress administration these works include High Way underpasses several school buildings drainage ditches that act in place of Storrs sewers and a storm sewer Tribune Tower served by electric elevator equipment Westinghouse electric elevator co 1 Montgomery St san Francisco Dong no Williim kill Oakland Iii Ghinta i2tf Beauty Beauty Beauty the Vikt Beauty of nature Pun mently enshrined in thu enduring Beauty of gothic architecture tin restful Beauly of hardens of soft Purling fountains such is i he Beauty of the California crematorium columbarium and Ollen declared inc loveliest in the world Organ broadcasts from the Chapel of the Chimes this Lovely Chapel bordered by cloister gardens is available for Twilight and evening weddings and re vitals its Organ broadcasts several times daily Over station Klie you arc invited in visit the Chapel dining i his Hornad cases which Are listed by your daily California crematorium columbarium the Chapel of the Chimes 4499 Piedmont Avenue Oakland Dpi Fornix Telephone in Elmont olm direction Lawrence f Moore nationally famous Calo dog foods help to build Oakland Prosperity i his master Choice tailing of is ii of Ouk units liar grit industries Ili Forniti animal products com Pany its huge Plant Siul output creates 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