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Oakland Tribune (Newspaper) - January 15, 1928, Oakland, California Mian development Section vol. Oakland California sunday january 15, 1928 no. 15 serve again p. M. Sanford unanimously elected president of the Richmond chamber of Commerce for the third consecutive term and e. B. Bull first vice president also the unanimous Choice of the directors. P. M. Sanford re elected president for third term Bull Ramvick serve again Richmond Jan. Kich Nind chamber of Commerce has tiie same officers directed its activities last year with p. M. San Ford three times president the unanimous Choice of his colleagues on the Board of directors. Serving a with Sanford and also unanimously elected at the meeting of he directors last wednesday. January 11, Are e. B. Bull first vice president and Charles s. Ren Wick second vice president. Buli is president of the Richmond real estate Board. Other members of the boat u of directors Are Joseph f. Otto r. Ludewig. H. C. Creeger a m. Downer. H. A. Johnston. Fred Caudle Larlyn j. Ounce w. W. Scott a. L. Parisen. W. T. Helms 3t. A. Hays James a. Myittie. Ira Vaughn Aubrey Wilson. Fred Newsom. Fred b. La Moine George n. Rooker. T. H. De Lap. An announcement reads these men represent Rich j mend s widely diversified Indus trial commercial and civic inter ests. There Are Bankers Mer chants the superintendent of schools two City councilmen the City manager the general manager of the Standard Oil company s refineries on the Pacific coast in the Board of Sanford and the two vice presidents were placed in Nomina Tion by director Brooks general manager of refineries for the Standard " Oil company seconded by director de Lap. Prominent at Torney and Legal adviser to Large corporations. These men have served the camber of Commerce and the peo ar2 of Richmond said Brooks and added there is no reason Why should change president Sanford outlined the policies of the chamber of com Merce for the new year briefly the year just past has been one of compelling accomplishment. The year ahead looms As an even greater achievement year. The chamber of Commerce has an ambitious program to Aid the Indus trial and civic growth of the City of Richmond. We plan to work harmoniously with our neighbouring cities. We Are keenly interested in bringing the great Industrial traffics artery along the Bay Shore from Richmond to Oakland to plan originating with our own City planning commission and our City plan advisor. Or. Carol Aronovici. De have the Street car transportation problem before us which the chamber working with the City Council Hopes to solve for the Benefit of All. Our Harbor work is Well under Way and the government has ordered a re Survey As provided for in our har Bor Bond Issue of voted last August for channels and turning basins of an approved depth of 32 feet As against 24 feet As at present. The location of the Doheny Oil interests in Richmond with work tinder Way on a great Oil terminal which will represent a investment when completed came late in 1027 and will be carried on during 1328." then Mere is the combined and cargo building to be built jointly by the City of Rich mond under the Harbor Bond Issue and the Parr terminal Corpora Tion on the inner Harbor. This facility will Cost approximately 000. Plans and specifications Are ready and work is a scented to Start the chamber of Commerce is prepared to play its part in attracting and locating industries in new Mot i proofing system meets with Public favor says Weiss. The Spradlin odourless Moth proofing system a unique clothes aircraft co occupies new Plant aircraft industries inc., air plane manufacturing company of san Leandro report Large increase of business. This concern is directed by noted hers. Large plane shown is the property of d. C. Barren and is being completely rebuilt to travel air specifications. Oval shows the 375 Pounci air plane engine developed by the personnel of the company and is to be manufactured in their new Plant. The company states that the motor develops 160 h. P. And has passed All tests successfully. Below is the exterior of the new 6 a main photos. Instantaneous Public favor in the East Bay according to f. W. Weiss president and general manager of the Pioneer laundry company sex elusive East Bay representatives of the system. The Spradlin system which is not Only odourless and colourless but absolutely permanent is not affected by washing dry cleaning or vacuum cleaning and is being applied successfully to the most Deli Cate furs and feathers with lasting stated Weiss. It is affording incalculable Aid in Refl Mucins the huge losses caused by Moths. The Glover clarification system Pioneer laundry expands service the Pioneer laundry company has added the Spradlin system of odourless Moth proofing to its activities. Another addition is the Glover clarification system. At top is the original Plant of the company. In Oval is f. W. Weiss president and general photo. Iii i be Kindsay Grapefruit. B. C. Rooke Independent Packer and shipper of Lindsay Tulare county has a contract for what is relieved to be the largest single Export order from the Lindsay District. The order consists of 10 000 packed boxes of Tulare county Grapefruit shipping period from november 1 to March 10, 1928 this fruit goes to european markets. Loans plenty of Money for immediate Loans on new construction. Reasonable Flat period and Perma nent instalment loan combined prompt service reasonable costs assets Over state realtors throughout the state Are looking Forward to a year of sound business and unusual activity in the ranks of local state and Naing to Ralph a. Knapp Well known Oakland realtor who returned this week from the annual meeting of he Board of directors of the Cali fornia real estate association at san Diego. Knapp who is vice president of the state organization and a director of the local real estate Board went to the san Diego meeting As official representative of the East Bay District Hal g. Hotchkiss of san Diego was installed in office As president of the state body at the meeting with formal inaugural ceremonies he succeeds Harry b. Allen of san Francisco As chief executive of the state realty organization. In outlining plans for his administration at the san Diego meet ing. Hotchkiss urged that All real estate boards throughout the state and their members take an Active interest during the coming year in All Public matters particularly in tax problems and Laws Knapp said. Every Effort will be made he said. To keep the real property owner from bearing too great a Burden of the expense of government while other interest Are either exempt from taxes or Are taxed Little. The directors at the san Diego meeting ratified the agreement with the National association of ribbon Mayonnaise com Pany has leased quarters at 2ogo West Street Oakland for the Dis Naise Sandwich spread thousand islands dressing Gulen s Mustard and Hellman s horseradish. Five men Are now employed and four trucks Are used for local deliveries. The investment in Stock and equip ment is approximately a new building is now under construction for this company at eighteenth and Market streets which will probably be ready for occupancy on february 10. Within the next twelve months it is expected that the number of employees will be doubled and that 8 or 9 trucks will be in use. W. L. Kennedy is manager of the local Plant. The real estate transaction was handled by h. G. Terry Ray build ing Oakland. Real estate boards the local vice president of the association reported which will make every member of a real estate Board affiliated with the National organization a member of the state association also. This is known As the three Way plan whereby realtors in Cali fornia will enjoy membership in their local Board the state association and the National association of real estate boards. Insuring a constant flow of clean pure solvents to garments and bringing out the original color of All fabrics without injury has been added to the dry cleaning depart ment of the Pioneer laundry. Our Large modern Plant centrally located at sixty third and Doyle streets is devoted exclusively to family laundry service. With 150 skilled employees the finest equip ment obtainable including a Blan Ket cleaning machine which thoroughly cleanses and sterilized blankets without shrinkage and with 27 routes covering the entire East with a twice daily fast delivery ser vice in a position to Render a Superior service. In View of the fact that All mending is done and buttons sewed on free on All finished work thousands of East Bay fam Ilies Are taking our service ranging from Damp Wash to de luxe finished 1. City plan. Conference program is planned tentative dates for the third an Nual City planning conference of the California association and the California league of municipalities at Pasadena have been set for april 26 to 28, Accord ing to announcement made by w. L. Pollard los Angeles chairman of the City plan committee of the association. This announcement was made following a meeting of the program committee at which a tentative outline of the program to be followed for the two., Days and a half of sessions was made. A feature of the program is to he an exhibit maps showing City plan work operation and what is planned for the future. Parks both state and City will be another feature discussion on the pro Gram. Head office Salt Lake City Utah c. H. Mcentyre District manager 1930 Broadway offered for Sale 1st mortgage notes 7m Security double the loan Oakland mortgage finance co. 1432 Franklin Street George h. Eberhard. Well known As a business economist and authority on merchandising will _ heard in an address to be delivered to students of the Wickha m havens salesmen s training school on Jan uary 17. This is one of a series of lectures on the fundamentals of modern salesmanship to which the Public Are invited us already announced in the tribe Joe. An announcement reads Eberhard s career is an example of what can be accomplished by consistent study determination hard work and salesmanship. Eberhard is president of the j George h. Eberhard company of j san Francisco and has banking and other business inter ests throughout the West. For the past 25 years he has made a study of business economics and his opinions and predictions Are sought by Many Large business interests. He is Active in the organization and leadership of advertising clubs sales managers associations and other to Ade service groups along the coast. Many other authorities on mod Ern salesmanship have accepted invitations to give tarns before the open classes in the Wickham havens school nest week. According to school officials these classes which begin monday and continue daily from to p. Ni., until Friday january 20. Constitute a Complete course of instruction in the principles of salesmanship and will be of great value to anyone engaged in sales work or who May contemplate entering the Selling profession. Will be no fee charged for the says w. S. Wal lace of the Wickham havens organization who is in charge of the training school. Cor will anyone who attends the classes be asked to buy property or to otherwise obligate themselves. It is simply a Good will offer the same As we made a year ago. At that time several Hundred men and women outside of our own organization took the course and pronounced it highly successful. Just As Many snore people were unable to take the course because we could not accommodate them in our auditorium and it is primarily for the Benefit of these disappointed ones that we Are repeating the course at this time. All those desiring to attend the classes must Register at our main office 1510 Franklin st., sunday or monday before g p. vessels make Way for the 1e.s a. Notable trend in ship construction was evinced in 1927 when a total of 118 electrically propelled vessels were placed in operation or were under construction. The larg est of these was the Panama Paci fic liner the California launched this fall. Aircraft industries move into their new Home Structure is h. Weeks Leo j. Lesser Heads corporation. The growing East Oakland a Seiy owned Hospital pc l 3.n-. A bounced. Through the medium of a Issue of first closed mortgage 6ii per cent fifteen year sinking fund Gold Bonds under written by h. G. Lane co., local financial House the Hospital build ing corporation will shortly erect at the Corner of East fourteenth Street and Twenty seventh Avenue a four Story building of steel j and reinforced Concrete construe Ion. With a capacity of 50 Beds divided into 40 private rooms a d two wards. The Bonds will constitute 3. 50 per cent loan . Completed project. Site Structure and equipment represents a total investment of the new Hospital designed by 5 w. H. Weeks architect will be the ultimate in design construction and equipment and fills a actual need in the growing Fruitvale said Leo j. Lesser president of the Hospital building corporation own ers of the project. Building will also be readily convertible into several alternatives such As office apartment or office building. The entire building has been eased for 25 years to a group of Oakland according to an official statement issued by the corporation. The lessees will operate the Hospital assume All up keep charges and pay any increase in taxes above prevailing rates. The history of every Well Man aged Hospital in the East Bay is a record of consistent earnings and lesser the general policy of the East Oakland Hospital will be that of an open staff this Means that All recognized doctors will be Given foil cooperation. In addition to general business the Avail Able for the Industrial and Emer gency business of industries adjoin ing the the aircraft industries Well known air plane manufacturing company of san Leandro have moved into their new Home where the company will build and construct custom built aircraft. The company has been in business for some time building and reconstructing air planes. They will also do a Genera major repair business operate a Complete aeronautical Supply depot for the Pacific coast and handle a general line of aviation and flying equipment consisting of flying suits helmets goggles Coats boots and gloves. Spamming aviation equipment will be featured. An announcement reads the incorporator of the com Pany Are j. F. Long a. R wild j. L. Berney and Chas l Henck All experienced men in the Aero nautical Field. Long formerly was with the Douglass aircraft com Pany of Santa Monica in an Engi Neering capacity wild has for the past Twenty years been associated with aircraft activities in the capacity of air plane construction and before the world War was with the Well known Art Smith As a Pilot and Mechanic. During the War he was an inspector of aircraft with the government. He was chief Mechanic of the City of Oakland in its flight from the Oakland air port to the Island of Molaki in the hawaiian islands and was also in charge of the Wool Rac the Winner of the Dole transpacific race. Berney for a number of years has been closely associated with air Craft development and was trained in the to. S. Army. He was also with the Forest patrol service and was the builder of the the second prize Winner of the Dole flight. Henck joined the army air forces in april 1917 and was trained in England and France for War service. He is a Pilot and was connected with the second Pursuit group during the War in France. In addition to the incorporator the company has in its employ eminent aircraft engineers new Berkeley Branch 2029 Shattuck Avenue loan 6o% Fiat of National repute acting As consultants Chaplan and Jones Law yers Are handling the Legal Busi Ness of the corporation. The company has recently re built a. Travel air biplane for d. C. Waier any pc o implying with travel air specifications consisting of welded seamless steel tubing fuselage and fabric covering. It has undertaken the Complete rebuilding of the Waco plane for the Atlantic and Pacific airways. This plane was constructed with an Oakland developed motor known As the Comet air plane engine. The engine weighs 375 pounds and develops 160 h. P. It is reputed to be one of the great revolutions in aircraft engines and May be inspected at the Plant of the aircraft industries in san Leandro. The company is now building a Large Cabin passenger carrying monoplane for maj. Livingston Irv ing and other major repair jobs. The Plant is open for Public inspection on sundays. The expansion program of the aircraft industries is to build a Cus Tom air plane that the people want durable economical of fuel and Safe in construction the company has1 Access to the Comet motor and will build a medium priced sport ship. It is stated in aeronautical circles that the potential demand for modern aircraft will exceed More than air planes at this time. Twenty one per cent of the aviation development is now California and it is believed that a Large portion of this development will be in Oakland. The Standard Oil company report that 39 new airports were established in the West from june 1927 to septem Ber 1927, and Many new airports Are now under Way on the Pacific coast. The personnel of the above air Craft company have made big strides in aviation construction during the past few months. Their Plant is located at 931 and 935 East 14th Street san Leandro. Willoughby corp. 393 17th, Oak. 662 Mills bld8.f s. F. Loans we have a variety of mortgage Loans to suit the convenience and purpose of nearly every Type of Borrower. Flat Loans principal repayable in three years. Monthly payment Loans repayable Over a period of years at the rate of or per construction Loans on a Flat or instalment basis. Special Short term 6 months loan for builders. Second mortgages i Flat or instalment second Loans made or purchased. Quick action reasonable rates phone Berkeley 200 action you get Quick action with an electro Gas floor Furnace because it takes the cold air this Cit Trie floor level heats it and again distributes it in the room. Sold on easy payments Pollard Seagrave co. 320 13th Street 2045 Shattuck ave. Try California. E. C. Lyon executive vice president there s a reason for our popularity courteous treatment Quick action Complete satisfaction and an absolute guarantee that the title to your Home is perfect instruct your broker to place your search with the i a East Bay title insurance company hh.j.1.c4c.4.1.h a Mir b. A. Forsterer president Martin Green a Haniby j. Smith 1430 Franklin Street Oakland Calif Ornulv r

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