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chants and manufacturers in those
sections of the State. Each branch
is under the direction of an assistant
purchasing agent.

The method of operation is very
simple. The departments and insti-
tutions file with this bureau a requi-
sation or purchase estimate for the



desired materials or supplies, after
the approval of the head of the de-
partment ; it is referred to the proper
buyer for the purpose of securing
bids from the proper sources, then
award is made to the best bidder
and purchase order issued.

Our purchases for the two years
ending June 30, 1930, amounted to




J. F. MiSPLEY
State Purchasing Agent

over $24,000,000. Some of the larger
purchases were as follows :

FoodstufTs $-1,149,836.09

Clothing, hats and drv
goods -'- 1,333,758.26

Stationerv, janitor and
office supplies 1,138,000.04

Oils, burning and lubri-
cating 3,055,650.41

Automobiles, trucks and

accessories 1,655,303.64

Machinerv and equip-
ment - ' 962,505.23

Lumber and cement 853.241.39

Rock, sand and gravel.. 1,175,956.98

In connection with this bureau
we maintain a stores division
wherein is stocked many items in
constant use, such as sheetings.



blankets, ginghams, clothing, hard-
ware, paints, white lead, linseed
oil, stationery and janitor supplies.
Through our stores division we
transact about $400,000 in supplies
annually.

We also have at our disposal the
services of the State Testing Lab-
oratory of the Department of Public
Works at Sacramento, and the Pure
Foods and Drugs Laboratory at
Berkeley, for the purpose of check-
ing deliveries to see that the State
is receiving merchandise in ac-
cordance with specifications and
samples.



PAT DAUGHERTY



Prominent among that vast army
of public employees, the mainstays
of government business, those men
little heard of who accomplish each
day the routine aflPairs conscien-




tiously and efficiently stands Pat
Daugherty, of the staff of Frank
Jordan, Secretary of State.

"Pat" is a native of San Francisco
and has been in state service for
more than twenty years. An ex-
newspaperman, trained in getting at
facts, he is one of the best informed
men on government business in
Sacramento.

During his long service at the
Capitol Daugherty has made the
acquaintance of thousands of state
officials and has always been in
close touch with all important af-
fairs. His training and experience
has made him one of the most im-
portant of news sources for the
press, and Pat is well known to all
newspaper men covering the prog-
ress of California as reflected in its
central government.



412



THE MUNICIPAL RECORD



November-December



PACIFIC MANURE &.
FERTILIZER CO.

Manufacturers and Distributors of

PULVERIZED SHEEP MANURE

Phone DAvcnporl 4572
429 Davis Street San Francisco. Calif.



Hours 10 A. M. to 7 P. M. Daily
Sundays 10 A. M. to 1 P. M.

K. C. SUN, Herbalist

GREAT NATURE HERB CO.

IMPORTERS OF HERBS
Consultation Free

Phone WEst 9398 1750 Fillmore Street

Near Sutter

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF.



Guaranteed Fresh Meats and Poultry

Western Poultry Co.

EGGS, POULTRY & MEATS

Phone RAndolph 10246
3360 Mission and 4555 Mission Street

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF.



Day Phone: MArket 9559
Night Phone: RAndolph 5766

Delicious Candy Factory

Specializing in the manufacturing of

High Grade Hand Rolled Chocolates

Assorted Wrapped Chews and Other Specialties

to order
418-420 Valencia Street San Francisco, Calif.



Gas Be Oil < Free Crank Case Service
"Where Serrice 1$ Paramount**

BILL NUTTER'S

Visitacion Valley Service StACioa
Visitacion and San Bruno Avenue

REST KOOM



J. C. MARTIN, Prop.



SAN FRANCISCO



RIVOLI AUTO PARK

PARK HERE

Saves Time • Convenient • Courteous Service
114 Seventh Street, near Post Oflice



Robinson, Nowell & Co.

Certified Public
Accountants

GARFIELD 8119
Crocker Bldg., San Francisco



MEW FILLMORE

m M SSIQN



SANTA MARIA BROS., Props.
Phone DAvenpoR 2440

NEW FILIPINO
EMPLOYMENT AGENCY

Capable Filipino or Chinese Help for
Hotels, Restaurants, Families, etc.



606 JACKSON ST.



SAN FRANCISCO



JULIUS S. GODEAU, INC.

tl Van Ness Avenue San Francisco

Phone MArket 0711



OAKLAND



STOCKTON



Cotnplete Mortuary Service at a Cost Within
Your Means

Our urtderstanding service lightens
your burden of grief



Pure Food



Excellent Service



MALLOS' GRILL

Moose Bldg. Phone MArket 7322

1625-27 Market Street

DAY & NIGHT



Phone UNderhill 6345 Chas. H. Baker. Prop.

GOLDEN WEST LITHOGRAPH
COMPANY

Fine Lithographing

Bonds • Certificates • Checks - Drafts
Letterheads, etc.



368 Ninth Street



San Francisco



Golden Eagle CoflFee Co.

(Incorporated )

Coffee, Teas and Spices

We Cater to Restaurant and Hotel Trade

770 Harrison Street San Francisco, Calif.

Phone DAvenport 1529



H. C. Stoeckle Co.

357 Market Street SUtter 5328

Pacific Gas — Steatn Radiators —

Every Type "Pacific" Gas Heating Appliance
easily installed in new or old buildings



DR. GILES PORTER

Education : Graduated from Chi-
cago Homeopathic Medical College
in 1900; post graduate course at
Rush Medical College; eight
months' interneship, West Side
Hospital, Chicago.

Experience : Active medical prac-
tice for thirteen years in Arkansas ;
member of State Board of Medical
Examiners there from 1909 to 1914;
in 1914 entered general practice in
Los Angeles ; Medical Officers' Re-




serve Corps, U. S. A., active duty
May, 1918, to February 13, 1919—
honorable discharge ; worked for
five years as diagnostician for the
Los Angeles City Health Depart-
ment ; December 23, 1924, was made
First Assistant Health Officer un-
der Dr. George Parrish and contin-
ued in that position until present
time.

Member of Los Angeles County
Medical Association ; The Ameri-
can Medical Association ; the Amer-
ican Public Health Association ;
Secretary of the Southern Califor-
nia Public Health Association.



We admit you knov your onions-—

But how about your beans?
104 SEVENTH STREET

BILL'S TEXAS CHILE

HOT CAKES & WAFFLES — SOME COFFEE

GOOD COFFEE

Every Day — Mexican Beans and Fried Ham,

Genuine Chili Con Carne and Beans
Wednesday— Boston Baked Pork and Beans
Saturday — Boiled Ham and Lima Beans



GALLO
PASTRY COMPANY

PHONE KEARNY 2908

1510 Stockton Street San Francisco



Buy from firms that advertise with us



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