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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

FORCES OF ADVANCEMENT ARE NOW TURNED LOOSE Next Four Months Will Witness Some Great Strides IMPERIAL TO HAVE SEVERAL BRICK BLOCKS, WATER WORKS, ELECTRIC LIGHTS, ICE FACTORY AND OTHER IMPORTANT IMPROVEMENTS BEFORE JULY FIRST. In general terms it was stated last week that the new management of the Imperial irrigation system and coloni zation project would adopt a policy at once liberal, prompt, vigorous and per sistent. It is the privilege of the Press this week to speak more in de tail regarding the work to be done. Heretofore, work has been centered on the irrigation system, and now that that has been brought to the point where tens of thousands of acres are subject to irrigation, there are new lines of advancement to be made. The first great work was furnishing water to the soil of the valley, making pos sible the creating of thousands of farm homes. The next step is in build ing the towns which are rendered nec essary as an adjunct to the farms, and particularly the town of Imperi...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

6 Imperial Press AND I'AKMKK Published each Saturday at Imperial, San Diego County, Cal., by IMPERIAL PRESS PUBLISHING CO. I HOAR r. MOWC Manager. SUBSCRIPTION: One year .... $1.50 Six Months ... .75 ADDRESS: Imi-Kkiai. Pkkss, Imper ial, San Diego County, Cal. Knterod at Ilia Imperial, California Postoflice .is >.<•,-, uicl < l.iss til. ill matter. SATURDAY, MARCH I, VH)2. The aim should HOW be to make of Imperial the third oi fourth largest city in Southern California In five years. That is *he natural order with the immense farming country about t ne town. Fifteen thousand people should !»<■ assembled iv \\u- city within Hve m-.iis. w urn a half million acres of land will be subject to irrigation. We may not in that time overtake L»OS Angeles, Sail Diego or Pasadena, but we ought to forge ahead of every other town. STOCK MID ritOHllVi Warn has fallen during the last few days along the coast, in Lo* Angeles carrying the total up to Tuesday for the season tO 6.03 inches ...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

SAN DlfGO-fASURN ROM) President George W. Marston of the San Diego-Eastern railroad committee was teen at his store thi* morning for a few minutes and asked if he had any new light to throw upon the coming visit >'f the Rock Island people to San Diego, or whether he hail anything in the way of good news tOglveoilt to the people of San Diego at this time. Mr. Marston said: "The visit of the Rock Island people does not come as a surprise to us. We have known that they were likely to come this way. Their visit does not, however, necessar ily mean that the San Die-o-Kastern is a branch or an extension of the Nock Island system. Neither does it mean that we are working with that great system definitely from San Diego to 101 Paso, but the recent dispatches and new -paper stories do, I think, indie. ite the trend of public opinion all over the southwest and make it seem practically certain that the Rock Island is consider ing San Diego in a serious way. '•When President Cable and the ot...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

8 IXIMHIMIM t MIM Mr. Nlcoll <>f the experiment farm established i»y the Califoi nia Develop ment company near Calexico is stead* ii\ acquiring ■ large variety of plants snd seeds, among those of which he win make a specialty being Egyptian cottoui sugar cane and sugar beets. The bureau of teed and plant intro duction of the Depart men I <>\ Agricul ture has famished many varieties <•! t .11 <■ s<t <K. which are being planted and giveil Careful attention. Ki nest A. iicsscv oi the bureau describes the plants for which seeds are furnished .is follows: Halt DUSbel MCh Of Ko. 7017. Syrian variety of chickpea, and 7021, Bgyp* liatl variety of chickpea, a crop grown in Bgypt especially for its seeds which are used for human and also, much more largely, for food for animals. The plants themselves are used for fodder, but Care must be taken, if this isdonr.th.it a whole ration is not if I VCD i for the continuous use of chick peagreen forage or hay leads to a pe cul...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

Electrical Power. The Colorado River is becoming one of the most prominent rivers in the United States he-cause of its power to produce wealth through its irri gation water, and also its water power for electrical purposes. The King man Miner says: A party of government surve>ors are now at work on the Colorado River, below Xeedles. investigating the possibilities of the current of that stream being used for the generation of electrical power. These men are electricians, geodetic and civil engi neers, wth years of experience in their profession. On their report it is be lieved that the government will make an effort to demonstrate the practi cability of the current generators and will probably operate the irriga tion plant at Parker by this method. Surveys will be made of the various canyons, through which the river rushes on its way to the gulf, and of these maps will he made for use in the departments at Washington. The government believes that the Colorado River can be used to...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

10 A Frgit Company at Placentia. in 1572 there was Incorporated at Healdsburg, in Sonoma County, the Southern California Beml-TroplcaJ Fruit Company. The enterprise was Inaugurated bj i. M Holt, then < iat liior or tin Healdsburg Flag who was uia<l.' president of the mm pany, Among the stockholders were Prof. 0. B. Button, then ■ banker at Healdsburg, hut now a tea< her in the state Normal Bchool at Los Angeles; I. s. Chapman, an engineer. now i resident of Al mada; R. n Oilman, who was mad. superintend) nl Of the ranch : John Il'I 1 ' SfuigreW, afterwards slieriff of Sonoma ('oiint> ; Thomas A. Oarey, at that time a prominent nurseryman of Los Ann" l"s. and Others, The oinpiiny bought 107 sores of dry laml. with little or no prospects of a miter supply, about Pour miles north i'jisi ot Anaheim, and commence i work, The superintendent struggled along io.- cvcrui years by lifting wa ter from ;i well sixty feel in depth ami hauling it to the trees, but finally the Cajoo Ca...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

Companies ar Imperial Canal System California Development Company CAPITAL STOCK, $1,250,000 OFFICERS A. H. HEBER. Pres. & Gen. Mar. R. T. PERRY. Secretary C. R. ROCKWOOD. First Vice-Pres. W. T. HEFFERNAN. Treasurer F. C. PAULIN. C. R. ROCKWOOD, Second VicsPresident Supt. and Chief Enaineer DIRECTORS A. H. HEBER J. W. SWANWICK F. C. PAULIN H. W. BLAISDELL W. T. HEFFERNAN C. R. ROCKWOOD WM. L. MACALISTER This company was incorporated under the laws of the state ot" New Jersey for the purpose of constructing a canal system by taking water from the Colorado River in San Diego County. California, and Utilizing the same foi irrigating a large tract of arid land in San Diego county — conveying the water to such land through Lower California, also for irrigating ■ large tract o( land in Lower California. In order to place this extensive sys'em on a mutual basis in conformity with the laws of California, this company endorsed the plan of furnishing water only to mutual water companies in...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 1 March 1902

12 Mil IMIIIUAI IIHIi X KII.S IH«>M W II l( II Til X V XXV KINKHTOI MHICK ARK TIRNBD OUT. A WR1.1.-K NOUN (ITIZKN OF IMI'KKIAI. II I.MHIIO TIIK KI.KCTKIC I'dwrii roi; in k w ii i:ki. iiahkow . BBTABLISHED 1885. WISEMAN'S LAND BUREAU J. E. WISEMAN. NOTARY PUBLIC 105 South Broadway, Los Angeles, Cal. id '.uii|u.irii-i s (01 California School uwl Oonnmnt LmhlMi t^.hklh for ail inirp..srs — located 111 alt (.'iHHii us. s> In •< >1 I.anils 1 >-. lii 1 1 <■ mi condition! (•> live on tin-in or cultivate thrtii, and may Ik- l.i Urn ms .in lii m-si incut . Semi Hlamp for laml DOOki HARDWARE AND LVtRYTHING IN COOKING AND HEATING APPLIANCES Cass & Smurr Stove Co. LOS ANGELES. CAL. riachinery and Electrical (o. MACHINERY GAS ENGINES, ETC. 351-3 N. Main Street, - Los Angeles THE 4 tf tr rOVER ALLS II SHIRTS BROWNBTEIM, NEWMARK & LOUIS. Makers LOS ANGELES. CAL. R. L CRAIG & CO. ■ W HO LESALE GROCERIES, CIGARS AND TOBACCO LOS ANGELES, CAL. San Francisco Office. 123...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

Ifmperial flbreee AND FARMER. VOL. 1. Rock island's t xtension. A tew days ago much Interest was aroused by a special dispatch from Chicago, telling of the departure of the president and other officials of the Hock Island railroad far El Paso and the Pacific Coast, and giving n ium ut in Chicago about plans of t'e.at system to extend its lines to San Diego. The information given in that dispatch cam.- from the Chicago Rec ord-Herald of Feb. 18, which has just come to hand. It contains in addition to the matter already published in these columns the following Interest- Ing statement: ••The Rock Island may not have the remotest intention of building to the Coast, but if se> business men gener ally in the- Southwest are- greatly fle e-« Ived. Jt is stated that all the sur veys have hevn maele> and that the line Of <he> new road will tap some of the 1 idlest mining territory in the South west and take- the' heart out of a great deal of Southern Pacific territory, in ;;elditi...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

2 IMPERIAL CATECHISM. Questions and Answers. About six fears ago the California i> velop merit Company was Incorporated for the pur of taking wati t frcn the Colorado River, conveying it through Lower California and back again into the United Btates and Irrigat ing abort - ""> acres of land in Lowei Call fornla and aboul E .'•on acres in this country. in the Spring of 1900 the Imperial Land Company was Incorporated for the purpose of selling the water rights for the California De velopment Com panj and colonising the lands to he hi Igated. Work was then commenced on the system. ,\t tin' present writing February, 1902 there lias biin over I-"'" miles of distributing canals Constructed In California which canals arc from i<u to Bixtj l< et wide <>ii the bottom in addition tO the Main Canal By Stem, which brings the water from the Colorado liver, a distance of about sixtj mil's, to the distributing system. There has also been about 150,000 acres of Government and Btat...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

large, and furnished cottages cannot be rented, although a good lot can be secured on which to erect a furnished cottage. Is there good duck and quail shooting and fishing ? During some seasons of the year there are ducks by the wholesale. The quails air not so plenty, but as the country is settled, their tribe will increase. We are afraid to tell the fish stories. There are several Dne lakes in tile settlement. — such as Cameron Lake, Blue Lake. Diamond Lake. Pelican Lake. Laguna. and Mesquite Lake. These lakes are all well stocked with fish that come down from the Colorado River. The larger canals are also well supplied with the same varieties of fish, mostly carp and other edible varieties. Can you make special inducements for form ing a small colony? Write* to the Imperial Land Company, and give the program, and the matter will be favorably considered. What conveyances, if any, from the station to the premises? A stage will convey homeseekers from the railroad station to Imperia...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

4 DO YOU WANT A GOOD INVESTMENT? The Correct thing* to do is to make an Investment when you have a good Opportunity It is always a good opportunity when you see a new town just being established that is so situated that it must become A Prominent Railroad Town or City. IMPERIAL Is such a town. It is becoming firmly established in the center of the LARGEST IRRIGA= TION SYSTErt IN ARID AMERICA. Steps are now being taken which will result in the building ot the BRANCH RAILROAD toconnect Imperial with the SOUTHERN PACIFIC SYSTEH in the near future, and grading of this line will soon commence. The Imperial Land Company has also arranged to utilize some of the water power near Imperial for the establishment of a LIGHTING PLANT and a REFRIGERATING PLANT. For the town ot Imperial, work on which will be commenced at once, so as to have them in opera- tion early this season. The Company has also planned a DOHESTIC WATER SYSTEH, piped and under pressure, tor Imperial. It will be put in at once...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

WATER IN THE MAIN CANAL READY FOR MANY FARMERS NOW FLOWING DOWN SEVERAL COMPLETED LATER. ALS, WITH TENS OF THOUSANDS OF ACRES SUB. JECT TO IRRIGATION. The most important event in the history of Imperial was the turning ot water Over the big drop to find its way through the main canal as far as the turning point, nine miles south and a mile and a half west of Imperial, thus putting water at the upper ends of laterals which are to supply water to KM), OCX) acres of land. This important event took place Saturday evening, and by Monday water was flowing down several of the new laterals. The stream in the main canal was seventy feet wide and about three feet deep, that being as much water as it was considered expedient to turn into the new canal and laterals until the ground is we'l soaked, while it is more water than there is immediate demand for, allowing the most liberal use. While it was necessary to allow a considerable portion of the water to waste into New Kiver, it was a token of...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

6 Imperial Press AND FARMER Published each Saturday at Imperial, San Diego County Cal. ( by IMPERIAL PRESS PUBLISHING CO. EDGAR f. HOWE Manager. SUBSCRIPTION: One year .... $1.50 Six Months * • .75 ■ ■ - '.- ; ADDRESS: iMPRKiAr, Pkicss, Imper ial, San Diego County, Call ~'3&*%k Kimitiml at Hi« Imparial, California Po»toW( <• is Mootl4 OtSM mail matter, SATURDAY, MARCH 8, vx>2. IVURRY WARPROMIStD Wall street promises to resist the ef forts of President Noosevelt to put an end to the merging of railroad and other industrial interests. It is stated lh.it the President's attitude has inter ferred with several great consolida tions which were being worked out. It is becoming evident that the attitude of Capital ill seeking consolidation is forcing a new alignment of the Amer ican people. The most conservative of American papers, following the leadership of the President, are now giving Utterance to such remarks as, live years ago, only came from advo cates of socialism. When it...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

IMPERIAL AND (ill l RAILROAD INCORPORATED Private advices from I.os Angeles Wednesday were that application bad been made for a charter tor the Im perial and Clulf railroad, and that sur veying would be begun within a week, and grading would be well in hand within sixty days. The road will be built at once, it is reported, from Old OLIVE BRANCH HELD OUT TO BLUE LAKE PEOPLE (San Diego Union] Two of the men who are prominent 111 the new management of the Imperial Land Company A. 11. Heber, the president, and H. C. Paiiliu. vice-president and general manager, are passing a few days in the city. Mr. Heber is also president and general manager of the California Development Company, of which company Mr. Paulin is one of the vice-presidents. Their visit to this city, however, is to become ac quainted with the owners and pros pective owners of property in the Im perial country, particularly the Blue Lake section. They say that all the land in the Blue Lake section has been Hied upon, and th...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

8 11l tI S OR SUGAR ( \\l ••The Sugar Meet,'" organ ol the beet Mlgar industry in the United States, in its February issue gives tome in t. ilin.it ion which may well be Worth considering by the people of this ?al ley. It is stated that the annual dis bursements of the America n B<et Bu gar Company at Osnard aggregate 92,333,800 and at Cbino $1,213,290. The output of sugar at the two factories is stated to be: Oxnard, 31,250 tons: CllillO, 12. ; (i(l tons. It would appear from these figure-, that the cost of pro ducing sugar at Oxuard is about .I ' 4 rents a pound and at Chi no 5 1-5 cents .1 pound. It is believed Miat these fig 11 res do not include interest 011 the in vest MX- 1 1 1 s. The same newspaper says that con siderable apprehension exists among French manufacturers in leganlto the possibility of manufacturing sugar in Cuba at I .» cents per pound. It is possible, at the existing low selling prices, for the Cuban product to be sold at a net profit of 80 tents per hun dr...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

A Voice from Arizona. The Arizona Republican is published at Phoenix in the Salt River Valley— a country where alkali was a gnat scare in the early settlement of that valley until people gradually learned that i'm were mon scared than hurt. The writer evidently speaks from ex perience and from a personal knowl edge of the facts. The Republican says: Thomas H. Means and J. Qarnett Holmes of the bureau o( soils of the agricultural department sp< nt a out forty days between the middle of Oc tober and the middle of December of last year examining soils ami conditions of possible agricultural development in the Imperial country in Southern Cal ifornia. Their findings have been pub lished by the department and tin y are anything but pleasing to the promoters of the Imperial Land Company and the kindred organizations interested in thai section. The Southern California pa pers have taken up the subject ami are making some severe comments on the findings of the experts. The most effective...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

10 Quarrel Over Alleged Water. The San Diego Tribune gives nn ac count of a dispute over il water li! Ini on S( ■ River. Two parties claimed water from ■ stream wbero there is no water, and now tbey have ■ Htiit to determine who is the right ful owner of a dry water right. Fol lowing is the report published bj the Tribune: \ . i.in|i nini «^ tiled t iiis f<n enoon in the county clerk's office wherein Arthur Ewens Is named as the plaint iff and a. m. Jones and Ifarj Jones are d< slgnated as the defendants. The suit Involves B water quarrel win, ii appears to be on between these people win. are apparently neighbors in the .V v River country, it is al leged in the complaint that Jones has Interfered with the legally established rights Of the plaintiff and has divert, d to his own use water that the plaintiff was entitled to Use. Mr. Bwens owns some IJL'u acres of land on the New River mar wh;il is known as the Laguna. He alleges in his complaint that he has tiled legally on certa...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

Companies ar Imperial Canal System California Development Company CAPITAL STOCK, $1 ,250,000 OFFICERS A. H. HEBER. Pres. & Gen. Mqr. R. T. PERRY. Secretary C. R. ROCKWOOD. First Vice-Pres. W. T. HEFFERNAN. Treasurer F. C. PAULIN. C. R. ROCKWOOD, Second Vice-President Supt. and Chief Enaineer DIRECTORS A. H. HEBER J. W. SWANWICK F. C. PAULIN H. W. BLAISDELL W. T. HEFFERNAN C. R. ROCKWOOD WM. L. MACALISTER This company was incorporated under the laws of the state of New Jersey for the purpose of constructing a canal system by taking water from the Colorado River in San Diego County, California, and Utilizing the same for irrigating a large tract of arid land in San Diego county — conveying the water to such land through Lower California, also for irrigating a large tract of land in Lower California. In order to place this extensive system on a mutual basis in conformity with the laws of California, this company endorsed the plan of furnishing water only to mutual water companies i...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial press and farmer. — 8 March 1902

12 I BTA BLISHED IMS. WISEMAN'S LAND BUREAU J. E. WISEMAN, NOTARY PUBLIC 105 South Broadway, Los Angeles, Cal. 11 <-.itt <iii.i it •- 1 -. im California School and Oorerameal Land* Landi for all pttrpoaaa located in all Cmmt us. s. h< xii I, .mils require no condition! ii> llva on them or < nltivate tnem, and may tw 1 a k «■ 1 1 aa .in investment. Bend ttamp im land i k. lIAHhWAHI AMI I\lin I HIM. IN COOKING AND HEATING APPLIANCtS Cass & Smurr Stove Co. LOS ANGELES. CAL. Machinery and Electrical (o. MACHINERY GAS ENGINES, ETC. 351-3 N. Main Street, -- Los Angeles THE -4 tf b COVERALLS Ml SHIRTS BROWNSTEIN, MEWMARK & LOUIS, Makers LOS ANGELES. CAL. R. L CRAIG & CO. WHOLESALE GROCERIES, CIGARS AND TOBACCO LOS ANGELES, CAL. San Francisco Office, 123 California Street iinion .fteBQSS o«* COHN, QOLDWATER & CO,, Manufacturers. "in Tin: BKGI nn i m.." IMPKRIAL PRESS SHIM'S "HANDY" STEEL EARM WAGON SOLID STEEL AXI B STEEL BOLSTER STAKES CAPACITY 5000 TO 8000 P...

Publication Title: Imperial Press And Farmer
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