State of California, County of Los Angeles, ss.
Hiram White, being first duly sworn, deposes and says, that he is now and was on the second day of June, 1905, the owner of that certain real property situated in the City and County of Los Angeles, State of California, and particularly described as follows, to-wit: Lot Eight (8), in Block Four (4), of the Washington Tract; that as such owner of said land, affiant, on the second day of June, 1905, duly entered into a contract with Q. A. Sawyet for the erection and construction on said land of a certain two-story, frame flat building at Nos. 1217 and 1219 West Tenth street, in said city; that said contract was filed in the office of the County Recorder; that said building has not been fully constructed or completed and finished by said contractor, Q. A. Sawyer, and that the same has been abandoned and left unfinished by him, and that the seventh day of September, 1905, was the day on which said abandonment and cessation of labor actually occurred, and that forty days have not elapsed since the actual cessation of labor thereon, under said contract, occurred and said contract was abandoned.
This affidavit is intended to be and is notice to all mechanics, material men, sub-contractors and others who have performed work upon or furnished material for or who have claims or liens of any description or kind against said building or premises; that said building was actually abandoned by said contractor, and the cessation of labor thereon under said contract actually occurred, on the date hereinabove set forth. This notice is given and recorded in pursuance of provisions of Section 1187 of the Code of Civil Procedure of the State of California, as amended March 27, 1897.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this 10th day of October, 1905.
Samuel Bristow, Notary Public in and for the County of Los Angeles, State of California.