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Oakland Tribune (Newspaper) - September 17, 1967, Oakland, California
Country clubs replace ancestral Halls in murals on history of printing decorate reception Center off Interior driveway murals show history of printing continued from Page they also add Strong lines to the visual impression a laminated Wood Timber roof follows contours of the land and offers an re of exposed beams and lighting fixtures set in acoustical material inside the building visitors can drive directly to the main Entrance and reception Center by Way of a Roadway through the Center of the building a parking lot for 150 of employees is terraced in five Levels to blend with the site and Structure the lower level contains computer mailing and systems operations plus a which opens on a Large Patio general offices and ments Are on the main Levels with the executive offices at the top Moore the largest facture in the world of Ness forms and systems will continue to have its Turing Plant at Emeryville the new building is quarters for operations in 13 states Macdonald and Nelson of Oakland was general con murals by Kenneth Potter in the lobby depict the history of printing and of Moore Ness forms City and county officials will participate in ribbon Ting ceremonies to be followed by an open House and Tours on afternoon of oct 10 the Golf club is replacing the ancestral Hall in America the country club to is rapidly supplanting the vast private estate As the Ven of the wealthy in the Ion of John c Tysen Man of the Board of previews inc new York City which markets Fine residential erties the country club can be the solution for the family wanting the feel of country life seclusion from too close neighbors plus to Tysen explained a Large estate involves the Well known problems of keep servants and High is on the other hand a Home within a club requires Nance Only of its own grounds while the owners enjoy the vistas of greens and fairways for the perfect illusion of a huge private Domain the staff can be limited or altogether taxes Are levied on the residence and its limited acreage alone it has become an accepted fact in the real estate world that Golf course Sites Are Ond in value Only to front he said the primary requirement for a successful country club Community he advised is land for a full Golf course on which no by should be spared plus enough surrounding acreage for a residential Colony with Elbow room locations fairly convenient to major metropolitan areas and to the resort areas have proved the most successful since a Golf course can by Cost up to million to ate the Developer must plan his land use with great care landscaping of greens and fairways which Are to tute for the Tate should be of top Quality and design each residential site must have a Good View and the desired privacy in Der to bring the High Price such locations usually com Mand Well established examples o f tons Are on the Del Monte Peninsula in California Bly the most photographed stretch of coast on the North american continent three Beautiful courses which in clude some of the classic holes of Golf Dom form the background for an admirably planned residential Colony Westchester country club in Rye York is another classic Early example it has successfully weathered eco nomic depressions and tuition from new facilities houses on the Periphery of the course average Between and with lenders for land developers Philadelphia a a new mortgage firm was formed Here to finance the Tate developers and builders William j Levitt or said he organized corp mainly to buy or to make collateral Loans on mortgages obtained from the Sale of land to builders Levitt whose father is the nationally known Home or who developed three town communities said he has established credit lines that will provide Many of dollars for the of usable land i Levitt said is firm expects to provide Cash up to 95 per cent of the face amount of the mortgaged land classified display classified display classified display classified display classified display Stop dreaming Start living h c Elliott originals to Oakland t East Bay area hot so to Junction Junction to 4 blocks to it town Square is liver More s Quality Community imagine you re close to everything in town Square shopping is right next door the new Golf course is being built adjacent to the property recreation galore will be yours at the tremendous new May Niessen Park and you Are Only 30 freeway minutes from downtown Oakland Elliott Homes Are noted for Quality Best financing is available plus All these Stone or Brick fireplaces a electric kitchens ceiling and sidewall insulation Hardwood floors built in Range and oven 1 i town phone Ery plot Long since developed the last few of these Sites sold for an acre nothing blossoms As Well in the desert As Golf clubs Scottsdale Ariz Palm Springs and their coterie of satellite communities have at thousands of Winter residents who later became permanent dwellers in the same Way that r y cooperative apartments and residential hotels have taken the place of the private Villa in Many resort Tysen concludes so i believe a country club Community with Ever increasing facilities and services will be the by living format of the Ture advances Are not without peril he warned eyed developers will try to get Quick profits by indulging in Flimsy promotions this is unfortunately inevitable 3 customer Home buyers at the Hofmann Oak Grove Terrace subdivision in Walnut Creek May inspect lot locations Check construction see nearby schools shopping centers churches and the proposed rapid transit station cation the bus seats nine passengers classified display classified display classified display Here we Are situated in the Choice and picturesque Valley where elegant Homes fetch the fanciest prices yet we offer our elegant Homes for As Little As the gracious Home shown below has five bedrooms three bathrooms a formal dining room and separate family room for just As with All our Homes it features a Frigidaire electric Kitchen abundant closet space and an array of Home appointments what s More is irresistible Cha a and Down conventional Loans come tour the furnished Model Homes that Are driving our tuition crazy from through Broadway Tunnel to Orinda exit turn right at first traffic Light along Moraga Way to Canyon Road right on Canyon to Camino Pablo left to models phone our Competition thinks we re crazy created by Frigidaire All equipped with 53 Only one family in is Lucky enough to live on a Lagoon this could be your Lucky Day it s grand opening Day at Casa Laguna this unique development on mariners Island in san Mateo brings Lagoon living to your Doorstep careful site planning and landscaping enhance the natural Beauty of Mariner s Island eve Homes Are open for your luxuriously models Tell the Gasa Laguna Story in tha nicest Way Casa Center is a Fot exclusive use of resident families included is a putting Green swimming Pool Sauna Baths a children s play area and More the House lounge provides a relaxed setting for quiet conversation while the younger set likes the Pace of the social whirl at the teen Center Casa Laguna is Only 17 minutes from downtown san Francisco there s plenty of shopping and schools nearby Lucky Days begin happening today at Casa Laguna i now i itt grand waterfront Homes from As Little As Down no secondary financing interest rates As Low As from West Bay Points take Bayshore freeway to san Mateo turn off at 3rd Avenue exit drive Miles toward san Bridge to Mariner s Island blvd from East Bay Points take Mateo Bridge to Mariner s Island blvd second exit on left models open daily to dusk sales Telephone
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