Early Ontario: no city hall, two cops, one bum

from the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

“Today Ontario touts its civic competence, but its pioneer days at the turn of the century had a makeshift quality, the new book ‘Early Ontario’ reveals … A photo history compiled by the Ontario City Library staff — which, not content to shelve books, is now writing them — ‘Early Ontario’ is part of the Images of America series and covers the citrus days, the Hotpoint household iron factory, Graber Olives, the Guasti winery and education.”