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WOODLAND'S HOTEL. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
WOODLAND'S HOTEL. The Contract for Its .lo Is Held to Be ft (1 in_r. The Supreme Court yesterday affirmed the judgment of the lower court in the case of George H. Jackson and C. T. Thomas (respondents) vs. .M. H. Torreuce (appellant) and Esther Torrenc* (respondent) and G.H.Jackson and C. T. Thomas-(appel-lants) vs. __1. 11. Terrence and Esther Torrence (respondents). Torreuce and his wife contracted to sell the Capitol, Hotel nt Woodland, Yolo County, to Jackson and Thomas for $20,000. ne owners of the 'hotel afterward repudiated the contract, though the purchasers had paid down $500 "to bind th.* bargain. -The plaintiffs then sued, on the contract and tbe .Superior ° CouTi.'of'Yolo County decided that the contract 'binding and must be adhered to •'-hi; the%Torreu&lt;.i;s. The question of how .thjicft of the hotel property could be place! Sunder head of ci.jifhiunity was the main 'issu^ih -the case and the Court decided that ■'as; both. hiisb-ilul and .wife entered into the...
7ELY IHE CASK. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
7 ELY IHE CASK. J. K. I.uttrell Occupies the Day With 2"'° •!.';"' I'nitoiiortsnr .llittrrs. _•' .The Blythe -ta&amp;e ° having I been resumed : yesterday; before Judge Coffey, J. K. LutTJrell jailed to the tviiiieas-staud and '.testified to having visited blythe several ydayabefofe the let's death) .'iilythe said L .lii_ith.e : was too old to become married and '•iliat.^V.Vom:l c n"..w6|U_J-.''jvaiit s to marry him : .ijXGe^t.'fbiK'liis._npiiey;' -BJytiiO also told the i*fitn.S3 -on; several .occasions to remain r. ii .ghl t his lions .ami. that they would '..Jbfe a-brie/exefept-' so -far as his housekeeper ;SviiS.eoijcr;J^iittd.l The" jvitiiess remembered :J|.i;at:BlytJiiiJa.sk : e"!l-liim.tp'i''Jiis home, and in : thS'afternJOQn'-.was==exauiined briefly on points. Arguments were then matte by the _.Uii_fs'_l-'ja3' to _w ho: should make the .iilir-rjirigot'thecase aud.wli.o the final arguiiieiiis.-; •.:.%. &lt;: " .'-..."■••"., ■•" „""-.-&lt;■ ■_
*.*: .'.'..' .J?m.,lopg:'Found_J<, [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
* .* : .'.'..' .J?m. , l opg:'Found_ J &lt;, ;.'•; James Armstrong, Jthe young Scotchman disappeared so mysteriously last Saturday week.: ju-s't.-before his. proposed journey hohfe tr. .lie, was&gt; found yesterday by Officer •.Harry , : M_taii-_lJ,tl)e.eilff House cars. His relatives- .HhdtlUß detectives working on nis : cases 'had.; veil up "all hope of seeing him ./•lire and: Were certain he had beeu - killed '.for his 'money. ; His .mind. .became affected . by. the state of his bodily -health, and he warulcieti. away to Bend* N&gt;v., as he says /ferglia'ogejof .air and medicine. When he arrived here yesterday he thought he would goto the CliffTlpJuse for a little fresh air.
:; '• ' 0.. . o Tin. C»nier_ Club. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
: ; '• ' 0 .. . o Tin. C»nier_ Club. • 'At a meeting of the Board of Trustees of '■jlhe° California: Camera .Club yesterday J afternoon considerable discussion was had over the selection of "permanent quarters and the future work of the club, .. Tl was Hhe first omeeting0 meeting .of the board-since its •election. Many places were suggested for tem_.orjßry''headquarters but none agreed , upon. The Dieiiibers are enthusiastic over the Idea of having rooms in the new Academy of. Sciences Building, and every , effort will be male to secure quarters there.
. ■ D Inquiries About California, [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
. ■ D Inquiries About California, The State Board of Trade continues to receive communications from all parts of the United States "asking for information as to desirable places to settle. The majority of the inquirers are people of moderate means, who wish to emigrate to California and engage In fruit-raising. When the questions relate to counties affiliated with the board, printed : circulars are sent to the applicants. , ■
Itehearlncs Minted. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
Itehearlncs Minted. The Supreme J Court ; yesterday denied a rehearing In the cases of Fox vs. the Stock-, ton Harvester ; Works, Moure J vs.' Hopkins, and in : the matter of the disbarment of M. A. Luce, the Los Angeles attorney. _» — ■ : There are - 208,740 railroad bridges In tbo Uiited States spanning 3213 miles.. fc^^**— — . — - — ' — -— , iiimiiiiii itiiiii. ii twttntnma
CONDITION OF TRADE. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
CONDITION OF TRADE. The Record of the Past Quarter Shown Statistically. The Lumbar Trade — Cera Generally Buoyant—Money Easier— Potatoes Coming in HsavJly From tha East. The weather continues of an April character. We have a few days of sunshine, then a day or two of rain. This is fine. It is good for the growing crops and harms few individuals. The light showers now prolong the freshness of the feed and keep the top of the grain land moist. They do not injure seeding, for that is pretty much over for this year. If the weather were made to our order it could not be better. Perhaps if we ordered it, it would turn out tho worst possible for the earth. Trade continues very fair. On rainy days it is quiet; when the sun comes out it is lively. Collections are good, and the jobbers as a rule are busy. The tendency of money Is to rule easier. A large amount was released yesterday in dividends. One of the city banks which lately raised its rate of interest from 6 per cent to 7 per cent has ...
THE EECKENHAUSEiNS. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
THE FECKENHAUSENS. A l'etltion Regarding the Custody of the Children the Children. A petition was filed in the Superior Court yesterday by Susan Feckenhausen, wife of Herman Feckenhausen, asking that her husband be cited to appear and show cause why their two minor children should not be placed in the custody of a respectable family. In 1889 Mrs. V Feckenhausen obtained a divorce on. the ground of cruelty, and at the time Judge Levy ordered a division of the community property, valued at $6000, and directed that the children should be given into the custody of the father. The latter has v placed them in charge of a family in Oakland named Rathjen, and the mother, now wants possession of them.
It Wm a Close C..11. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
It Wm a Close C..11. John Renahan, ; a f clerk -i with - Keane Brothers, was treated yesterday at the City Recei viug Hospital for asphyxia ? and will recover. He was found In his room at 1020 Mission street a short time previously almost suffocated. • The night before he had accidentally turned on the gas after extinguishing the light when retiring. His life was saved only by the window of his room being partially open from the top.
THE TIVOLI PROPERTY. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
THE TIVOLI PROPERTY. Charges of Fraud in an Actiou to Parti* tion the Realty. •A lively case will.be beard by Judge Shatter on Filday next, namely, of Gettie E. Plate vs. Josephine E. Piatt, William Kreling and A. Montgomery, to partition the lot on Eddy street upon which the Tivoli Opera House is built. Mrs. Plate and Mrs. Piatt claim to own the property together and the complaint alleges that in 1880 the leasehold was sold to Kreling, and that in March, 1880, plaintiff executed a mortgage to A. Montgomery ou her interest in the lot for 51G.500. It is further claimed that It Is necessary that the lot be sold so that the property may be distributed. Matilda A. Daly has filed an intervention in the case, in which she claims that she is the rightful owner of the portion of the property . claimed by Gettie Plate. Henry 1. Kowalsky washer attorney and he brought her into debt to the extent of $15,379 31. Part of this was legitimate, wherein she loaned her accommodation notes, but the su...
THE TENEBRÆ. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
THE TENEBRÆ. Tlio Solemn Symbolic Services in Catholic Churches. Typifying How Christ Became Obedient Unto Death an! His Victory Over ths Powers cf Darkness. In the various Catholic churches of the city since last Sunday, Holy Week services, more or less interesting iv character, Have t.iktn place, but this evening the distinctive observances of the close of Lent will commence with the celebration of the office of "tenebraj." This oilice, replete with expressions of sadness and bereavement, consists of tho matins and lauds of Holy Thursday, Good Friday nnd Holy Saturday, and is recited in the evening of the day preceding each of those named. Tho word "tenebi.e" signifies darkness, and the office is thus called from the fact that during the ceremony all iho' lights in the sanctuary are extinguished or concealed, typifying the darkness which overshadowed the world at the time of Christ's crucifixion. ' A SYJIUOLIC SERVICE. The service, though lugubrious in the extreme, is far from uni...
At HI, Old Work. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
At HI, Old Work. George Lewis, who is said to be a wellknown sneak-tliief, was charged yesterday by Officers O'Shea and Crockett with stealing tools from a store on Howard street," near Third, lin used to infest loueiughouses in various parts of the city and carry off clothes and other articles from the rooms. •
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 4 [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
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..'. MUNICIPAL ritm.LE_.l9. [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
..'. MUNICIPAL ritm.LE_.l9. TJie- trial of Sheriff Flack and the exXiosurtj of the methods by which people who came "in contact with the Sheriff's deputies • Were robbed leads one paper to say that, all - this exposure of municipal Iniquities will , be' vain unless the people of the city go to - the bottom of tilings and abolish the source of all,, these infamies. The source is the method by which municipal officers are nominated. What is required is a radical g change in the method of choosing the men who administer municipal affairs. One reform much -talked about is the Australian t system 1 .of placing candidates before the public and another the plan of -David Dud- - ley p Field, which requires voters when they , .register to indicate ______ choice of candidate „lor a certain office. A given number ° .of these preferences constitutes a nomina- '•« tion,' aad' secures -a place on the official ticket. .-Jin this way the agency of the boss- =' Tu,leif convention in giving the voter...
WILT OIIK.N VICTOIIIA ABDICATE? [Newspaper Article] — San Francisco Call — 2 April 1890
WILT OIIK.N VICTOIIIA ABDICATE? The story that -Queen Victoria is about to abdicate has been revived by the rumors or her bodily ailments. "Those are naturally increasing with age, and as: the Queen will be 71 on her next birthday, in May, there is nothing surprising in their becoming more noticeable. But she comes of a long-lived family, and there is no present reason for expecting .that she is in any danger from old age. j Of ' the fifteen children of George 111, who himself lived to be 82, two, the bad i)uke"bf. Cumberland and Mary, Duchess 'of Gloucester; outlived their eightieth year. Sit survived their seventieth, and two were "•well. 'on' toward the -seventies when death. bveitei'ik;. them. Tlie Queen's . father, .the -T)iite : of ; Kent, died at the comparatively- - e'anly ? age . of SS. Considering . the care .which she has always taken of," herself, the peacefulness of her reign,' and the imiuuu ity .from sorrow which 'she, has .enjoyed, she may well look forward to anothe...