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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

Imperial Valley Press. VOL. X. TWO MILLIONS FOR VALLEY WAY SYSTEM HOLT ANNOUNCES PURPOSE TO CONNECT ALL FIVE TOWNS AND TAP EVERY TRIBUTARY FARM DISTRICT WITH FEEOERS TO MAIN LINES IN THE VALLEY Imperial Valley Railway Company Incorporated to Provide Comprehensive System of Inter urban Transportation Without Asking Farmers to Give Subsidy or Pay Promoters' Commissions, w A comprehensive system of rail ways connecting all the cities of Im perial Valley and traversing the trib utary farming districts is required for the complete development of the re sources of the region, and it is pro- Tided for in the plans of the Im perial Valley Railway Company, which has been incorporated with a capi tal of $2,000,000 by W. P. Holt and his associates to build more than one hundred miles of railroad covering the entire valley with feeders to the main lines. Mr. Holt is president of the company, which is sufficient guar antee) that the enterprise is organized on a business basis and that the lines ...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

2 EUCALYPTUS PROJECT Mr. Dunlap Interests Eastern Capital in Development of Imperial Valley. On Tuesday Dr. Frank Dunlap left for Ibo post on an errand fraught wUh great moment for the people of No. 8, and Hrawlry. for if Ills mission proves successful, as (here la every reason to believe that it will be, the result will be the establishment of an Industry full of Infinite possibilities, says the Drawley News. A year ago. County Clerk D. S. Elder among others, set out 40 acres of eucalyptus trees, and so well have they grown and so marked has been their success that Dr. Dunlap who Is a relative of Mr. Elder is prepared to tnlist capital among his eastern friends and set out next spring no less than 1100 acres of the" best land in No. 8. Mr. Elder's trees, mere twigs when let out have now attained an average height of 12 feet. The growth of eu calyptus in Imperial Valley, and its value for timber and posts and piling is too well known to Californlans to need mention in these columns,...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

BaUrdaj, April 80, 1910. COUNTY NOTES IMPERIAL A. Fltr.Romid has been appointed hu mane officer for Imperial. * # * Clarke H. Bradshaw has resigned as City Recorder of Imperial. * * * The Imperial Masonic Lodge* has placed flfty-ono leather opera chairs in its hall. * * * About ono-third of the excavation for Imperial's sewer Bystem has been completed. * * * M. H. Mills & Sons have opened a grocery store in the new Peterson block. Mr .Mills comes from Whittier. * * * J. B. Brackett has resigned as a City Trustee of Imperial and Charles W. Waite has been appointed to fill the vacancy. * * * ;■;.,-> (The interior of the Imperial Meth odist Church has been redecorated, .making it one of the most attractive assembly rooms in the valley. * * * Bishop J. M. Johnson, of the Epis copal Diocese of Los Angeles, will confirm a class in St. Mathlas Mission at Imperial at 10 o'clock tomorrow forenoon. * * * The Farmers' and Merchants' Bank of Imperial has received from the State Superinte...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

4 Imperial Valley Press Official Newspaper of Imperial County and City of El Centro PUBLISHED EVERY BATURDAY Editor Allan Kelt) Bw.lnes. Manager Lewis Havermale One Year $1,00 Three Months !'.!!!'.!!!'.'. .25 Single Copies 05 WATCH THE SUBSCRIPTION DATE ON YOUR PAPER The number of our paid circulation and rates of advertising will be furnished on application. Entered as second-class matter March 3. 1906, at the postofflce at El Centro, California, under the act of Congress of March 3, 1879. OPPORTUNITY FRITTERED AWAY Last December a brief, concise bill for the protection of as signees in good faith of desert land entries was sent from Imperial Valley to Senator Flint, who had promised to procure the passage of such an act and had asked the settlers of the valley to prepare a* measure and forward it to him. The bill was in the form of a sec tion to be added to the desert land act, providing "That the records of the Land Office shall be conclusive evidence of the validity of a desert ...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

Saturday, April 30, 1910. THE WEATHER Date Max. Tom. Mln Tom. 23 106 59 . 24 108 67 26 107 64 36 104 69 27 ! 104 60 28 96 64 39 92 63 WATER IN THE RIVER Mean dally gage heights and dis charges of the Colorado River at Yuma, Arizona, for the week ending Saturday, April 23, 1910. Date gage heights discharges April 17 18.35 23,700 April 18 18.50 24,100 April 19 18.70 24,900 April 20.. 18.90 ' 26,800 April 21 19.16 29,000 April 22 19.25 30,200 April 23 19.15 30,200 FRANCIS L. SBLLEW, Project Engineer. VITAL RECORD BIRTHB Edwards— April 23, to J£r. and Mrs. Walter Edwards, of the Eastslde dis trict, a daughter. MARRIAGES Dunn-Clapper— April 2i ,at Fort Yu ma, Roy Dunn and Beula Aletta Clap per, both residents of Fort Yuma, Im perial County. * * * Ferguson-Fowlkes — April 22, at El Centro, Charles F. Ferguson and Jes sie Fowlkes, both residents of En Centro. Dobbs- King— April 26, at Holtville, Jesse Dobbs and Alice King, both residents of Holtville. * V* * OEATHB Hodges— April 19, at his...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

6 AN INSTITUTIONAL CHURCH The pastor And officials of the Cat exlco Congregation At Church have sub mitted to the people a plan for the establishment of an institutional church in the border town. It is pro posed to secure a site in the busi ness district, where it will be easy of access, and to erect a building at a cost of approximately $25,000, which Includes the equipment of gymnasium, baths, reading and recreation rooms, social hall, kitchen, etc., and so ar ranged that several of these rooms might be thrown open to form a part of the auditorium, for use In times of large gatherings. The auditorium would have a good sized stage, with scenery, ante-rooms ,etc, so that it could be used for first-class entertain ments. It is stated that help from the Congregational Church Building Society can be secured for this enter prise. HELD FOR TRIAL Frank Graham and Dave Bobyns, captured on the desert last week by Sheriff Meadows and his brother Jake Meadows while attempting to escape !to A...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

S&tardar, April 30, 1110. POLITICAL ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR COUNTY CLERK I desire to announce that I am a can* O.date for the office of Count? Clerk, I subject to the Republican primary elec * tlon. . MAJOR 8. COOK. FOR COUNTY TREASURER t desire to announce to the voters of Imperial County that I will be a candi date for the office of County Treasurer, subJAct to the decision of the Republican primary- election. J. STANLEY BROWN, , FOR SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS To the voters of Imperial County: I hereby announce that I shall be a can didate for the office of County Superin tendent of Schools, subject to the action of the Republican primary election. Sin* cerely yours, GEORGE A. RAOAN. FOR SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS I hereby announce myself as a candi date for the nomination of the offlcfe of County Superintendent of Schools, sub ject to the decision of the Republican County primary elections. L. E.COOLEY. FOR AUDITOR I hereby announce myself as a candl '* date for the office of County ...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 30 April 1910

8 CITY WATER WORKS TO BE STARTED NOW New Trustees Order Now Reservoir, Pump and Mains. Water, Sewer, Street and Finance Commlss'oners Selected. But Ap pointment of City Officers Postponed ty the Board — Engineer's Report on Tttt W»M. After months of dcewltory UUk and more or leas planning ,and after Af fairs had reached a point where it seemed probable that nothing doflnlte would be done until next fall. 121 Centro is to have at once an improve ment in Its wator system. The new Board of City Trustees got busy at its session last Tuesday night and really accomplished something to wards this desired end. At this meeting of the Hoard Trus tees Norton, Wfaitescarvor and Hamil ton were present. Trustee Burger was in Los Angeles on business con nected with the issuance of the water works bonds. The minutes of the meetings of April 19, 20 and 21 were read and approved. Trustee Hamilton presented a let ter from H. W. Brewer, protesting against the city allowing its sewage to run on the open...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

Imperial Valley Press. VOL.X. OFFICIALS NAMED BY CITY TRUSTEES Noland as City Attorney and Sprague as City Recorder Old Water Works Purchased From W. F. Holt As Basis of New System , —Disagreement With Driller* as . to Bill for Boring Test Well— Bids § For Material Readvertised. The El Centra City Trustees met on Tuesday evening at the City Hall, all members being present. ' ' It having been ascertained that the ordinance fixing the time and place of meetings of the Board had been I wrongly numbered, it was ordered that this ordinance shall be known as Ordinance No. 51, and it was ordered republished. Trustee Burger made a report on . Ills visit to Los Angeles in connec tion with the Issuance of municipal bonda for waterworks construction, and stated that the $69,000 is await ing the order of the Trustees and that the. bond buyers expected that the total amount would be taken at once ; by the city. The matter of opening, bids for wa ter system material was taken up. and the board wa...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

2 VALLEY-MOUNTAIN STAGE LINE Tallyho to Run Between Brawley and Warner's Ranch, and First Trip to be Made June First. At ln.«t (ho long desired stage line from Imperial Valloy lo tho mountains Is to become n fart. Tho project Is to be known a* the Imperial Valley SUffe Line, and will bo operated from Brawley fo Warner Ranch. It will be operated by Iho Moore Urothers and Perry Emerson. A fine tallyho stage, wl(h cover and comfort nble seats, has been secured, and it will be drawn by a six-horse team. The stase will accommodate fifteen persons, but other vehicles will be at. hand if extra service is de manded. It is proposed to establish a tent city at a point where the elevation is 3500 feet, and where there are plenty of trees and running water. The first stage will leave the city hall, Brawley. at 4:30 a. m. on June Ist, and move out by the great Salton Sea In time to give the passengers a view of sunrise on the sea, than which there is no more beautiful picture on earth, says the ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

Saturday, May 7, 1910. COUNTY NOTES BRAWLEY Harry Slaub has been called to Greenville, Illinois, by the serious Ill ness of his father. * * * The Drawley Union High School gave a band concert and a creditable presentation of the farce, "Mr. Hob," last week. ** * * Thomas O'Brien has received two carloads of dairy cows, most of which have been placed on his ranch In Water District No. B. * * * By a vote of 149 to 19 the proposi tion to issue $18,000 sewer construc tion bonds wbb carried at a special election in Brawley last Monday. * * * The concrete block garage building of R. P. Ruth at Sixth and G streets is progressing well and will be one i«f the most attractive business struc tures in Brawley. |* * * k.J The Brawley Women's Club has elected as its new officers: President, Miss Prewitt; vice-president, Mrs. Best; treasurer, Mrs. Bennett; re cording secretary, Hiss Pirtle; corres ponding secretary, Mrs. Cameron. ,* * * The men selected at a mass meeting held In Brawley to represe...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

4 Imperial Valley Press Official Newspaper of Imperial County and City of El Centro PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY SUBSCRIPTION Ono Year $100 Three Months .T.Tivi .;!!.' !"!;'!;! !25 Six Months .^ Single Copies .05 WATCH THE SUBSCRIPTION DATE ON YOUR PAPER The number of our paid circulation and rates of advertising will be furnished on application. Entered as second-class matter March 3, 1906, at the postofflce at El Centro, California, under the act of Congress of March 3, 1879. IMPERIAL VALLEY'S INVITATION Present conditions and future prospects are more satisfactory and encouraging in Imperial Valley than at any time since the be ginning of reclamation work, and there is every reason to assume that the settlers have got over the roughest part of the road and passed the worst of the troubles of the pioneer. The area of cultivated land has been extended greatly in the past twelve months, and this year's crops of grain, hay, corn and -cotton will exceed in bulk and value any previous prod...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

Saturday, May 7, 1910. THE WEATH ER Date Max. Tern. Mln Tern April 30 94 C>i May 1 90 60 2 89 56 3 90 -- 57 4 85 56 6 90 50 WATER IN THE RIVER Mean ' daily gage heights and dis charges of the Colorado River at Yuma, Arizona, for the week ending Saturday, April 30, 1910. Date gage heights discharges April 24 19.10 30,000 April 25 19.25 30,900 April 26 19.15 30,300 April 27. 19.50 32,000 April 28 19.95 34,200 April 29 20.15 36,500 April 30 20.35 38,900 FRANCIS L. SELLEW, Project Engineer. PERSONALS City Marshal Toney has been ap- v pointed constable for El Centro town ship. W. P. Holt has been elected presi dent of the Los Angeles Pire Insur ance Company. Mrs. F. M. Burger has as her guest Miss Cora Powell, of San Diego, who will spend the summer here. A. P. Nuffer has returned to El Centro after a vißlt to various points in the central part of the state. Charles D. Stephens left. El Centro last week for his former home in San Antonio, Texas. He expects to re main there several mon...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

6 SCHOOL EXAMINATIONS Examination.* of eighth-grade pu- pils for tho admission to the county high schools took place yesterday at Turious points in Imperial Valley. Pu pils of the grammar schools of Xl Centro, Elder, Eucalyptus, Silsbcp, McCabe, Mount Signal, Date and Ho bcr took their examination at El Contro. under tho supervision of Coun ty Superintendent Carr . Prof. B. C. Nichols conducted the examination at Holtville; Prof. Mott Arnold was in charge at Brawley, Mrs. C. H. Fred erick at Imperial and Mrs. Thompson «t Calexlco. It is probable that the Tariouß high schools will have at least fifty per cent increase in attendance next fall. PROCEEDINGS IN BANKRUPTCY Charles D. Stephens has filed his petition as a voluntary bankrupt in the United States District Court, and the first meeting of creditors will take place at Log Angeles, before Lynn Helm, Referee in Bankruptcy, at 2 o'clock on May 17. CERTIFICATE "oF PURCHABE The State of California has issued to Jesse L. Knowlea a cer...

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Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

BaturdAf, May 7, 1910. POLITICAL ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR COUNTY CLERK I desire to announce thai, l am a can- C'riAlft for the office Of (,'ounty Clork, |U 't>Jjwt 16 the Ilepubllcan primary elee .| Ofl> MAJOR 8. COOK. FOR COUNTY TREASURER I desire to flftnrtiinee .to the votora of mperlal County tfutt I will he ti r.imll late for the office of County Treasurer, ' tubject to the decision of the Republican irlmary election. J. STANLEY BROWN. -OR SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLB To the voters of Imperial County: I tereby announce that I shall be a can didate for the office of County Superin tendent of Schools, subject to the action >f the Republican primary election. Sin cerely yours, aEORQR A. RAOAN. FOR SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS I hereby announce myself as a candi date for the nomination of the office of County Superintendent of Schools, sub ject to the decision of the Republican County primary elections. L. E.COOLEY. FOR AUDITOR I hereby announce myself aa a candi date for the office of...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 May 1910

8 PUBLIC BUSINESS IN COUNTY BOARD Boundaries of Supervisor and Judicial Districts Are Readjusted Dairymen Ask For Ordinance Provid ing For Destruction of Tubercular Cattle — County Live-Stock Inspector Resigns— Constable For El Centro Township Appointed. The Board of Supervisors of Im perial County met at the Court House in El Centro at 9:40 a. m. on May 3. Supervisors present: McHarg, Clark, Webster, Ferguson. Supervisor ab sent: Wade. The minutes of the meeting of May S were read and approved. The clerk was directed to return to the contractor his check which ac companied nis bid for construction of a Jury room, it appearing to the Board that the contract and bond for said work have been duly delivered to the County. Supervisor Wade appeared at 10 a. m. Easements of .Laura F. Davis, J. S. Bridenstine, Abner Ellis and Emma P. Eckert for the Highland Boulevard road, and easements of Charles D. Peck, S. E. Robinson, Lamont Tyner. Joel Anderson Emma Dale, Ella E. Blodgett, Charles L. ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 May 1910

Imperial Valley Press. VOL. X. LOWERING OF RATES ON VALLEY PRODUCTS Concession to Shippers of Melons, Vegetables and Fruits Announced /Same Rates as From Main Line Points Will go Into Effect as Soon 48 Tariff is Approved by Interstate Commission, Says Mr. Graham of the Southern Pacific. T. A* Graham, Assistant General Freight and Passenger Agent of the Southern Pacific, was in the valley early this week looking over the crop and freight situation and investigat ing matters generally to ascertain the needs of the valley in the way of transportation. He noted and com mented on the marked improvement in business conditions during the past year and was particularly impressed by the rapid and substantial growth of El Centro. Mr. Graham informed The Press that reductions of freight rates on valley products have been made and will go into effect as soon as they have been approved by the Transcon tinental Association, now in session, and by the Inter-State Commerce Commission. . Rates on me...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 May 1910

2 PICTURESQUE CAMPO Mountain Town to West of Imperial Valley Offers Settlers Vacation Pleasure*. Campo, one of the most picturesque mountain towns of San Diego County, is becoming more popular each season with settlors of Imperial Valley as a place for spending their vacations. It fs situated one and a half miles from the International border, and la fifty three miles directly east of San Die go, nestled in the mountains at an elevation of 2550 feet. Campo is what might appropriately be termed a Government burg; for Uncle Sam supports here an official for every resident family. It is a port of entry, has a United States Cus toms building and officer, an immi gration officer, with an Inspector, and a line rider, and there is a forest ran ger's station with two , rangers In charge. A Government Indian ma tron, having charge of the reserva tions, is also established at Campo. and the line riders stationed at the nearest points east and west of Cam po report to this place at appointed t...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 May 1910

Saturday, May 14, 1910. COUNTY NOTES BRAWLEY B. A. Deßlois has been appointed a notary public. * * * Mr. and Mrs. 1,. P. Abbott have gono to ( I^os Angeles to spend the summer. * * * C. O. Young and family have come, from Edmond, Oklahoma, to make their home In Brawley. * * * Brawloy is shipping a large quan tity of summer syquash, onions, etc., to the Los Angeles markets. * * * Earl C. Pound represented the * Brawley Odd Fellows at the sessions of the Orand Lodge at Fresno last •week. * * * New potatoes raised on the BrawJey town site have been In the market the past week. They are of the Peer i l4ss variety. A* * * 4ffß. B. Merritt, of Globe, Arizona, assessor of Glla county, has been spending a few days with his father in Brawley. * * * James Plnkney has started a dairy on the Elder ranch, In Water District No. 8, and last week received a string of forty high-grade cows. * * * The Brawley Meat and Supply Com pany has offered to the city the use of the deep ditch on land at the ba...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 May 1910

4 Imperial Valley Press Official Newspaper of Imperial County and City of El Centro PUnLISHED EVERY SATURDAY Editor Allen Kelly Butlneu Manager Lewi. Havermale SUBSCRIPTION One Year %lM Three Months 2o Six Months , ; ,••,7, .50 Single Copies 05 WATCH THE SUBSCRIPTION DATE ON YOUR PAPER The number of our paid circulation and rates of advertising will be furnished on application. ■■■~ : ". ■ ■■: ■._... ' '■"--■ .-.■■"■. — — — — — — — _ — — __ ___ _^ — Entered as second-class matter March 3, 1906, at the postofflce at El Centre, California, under the act of Congress of March 3, 1879. MORALS AND THE WORLD'S CHAMPIONSHIP The worst-abused and most misused word in the English dic tionary is # "moral", and it is misused most by those who set them selves up as teachers and censors of the "morals" of mankind. Any act or course of conduct that pleases them is "moral", and anything they neither approve nor understand is "immoral." If they do not like a cigar, smoking is immoral. Many of them ar...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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