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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 November 1908

Saturday, Not ember, 7, 1908. WOULD SELL SYSTEM TO VALLEY SETTLERS Manager Cory Has Plan to Unload California Devel opment Company Mutual Water Company No. 1 Post* pone* Increase of Capital Stock and Appoints Committee to Hear South' era Pacific** Proposition. At last Borne tangible form may bo assumed by the heretofore rague prop* oaltlon of a transfer of ownership of the ralley'a main water system from the California Development Co. to the settlers. This may 'be brought about through the action of an infor mal meeting of stockholders in Water Company No. 1, held in Imperial Sat urday afternoon. At this meeting a motion was adop ted authorizing the president to' ap point a committee of five to confer with H. T. Cory, general manager of the California Development Company, with the purpose of getting from the company some definite proposition of a transfer of the system to the people. This committee is composed of D. G. Aplln, W. A. Edgar, E. S. McCul lom, P. S. Webster and W. E. Wil...

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. — 7 November 1908

4 IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS Official Newspaper of Imperial County and City of El Centro. PUBLISHED BVERT SATURDAY. Managor C. P. Mayden Editor Allen Kelly Associate Editor Lewi* Havermale SUBSCRIPTION. One Tear $1.00 Six Months SO Three Months 23 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. All remittances and communications should be addressed to the Imperial Val ley Press. Entered as second-class matter March t, 1906, at the postbfflce at El Centro, California, under the act of Congress of March 3, 1879. flgjK OFFICERS Or CITY OF EL CENTRO. Trt* tefs — ii. , B. Pearson, J. Stanley Browi, C. F. But trees, W. O. Hamilton. D. D. rellet. City Oerk— F. G. Havens. City Treasurer— R. E. Jaunian. City Attorney— M. W. Conkling. City *%tnrshal — C. A. Bradford. City Recorder — J. F. Tout. OFFICIAL DIRECTORY OF OFFICERS OF IMPERIAL COUNTY. Supervisors — F. 8. Webster, Sydney Mc- Har& R...

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. — 7 November 1908

Saturday, November ?, 1908. SEWER WORK TO BEGIN SOON City Trustees of El Centro Are Ad vertising Bond Issue For Sale and Plan Award of Contract. Actual work on the construction of a complete sewer system for El Cen* tro will be in progress before the close of the present year, if present plans ' mature. Every effort will be made by the City Trustees to forward this en terprise, so that the new $40,000 sew* erage system may be ready for use some time during the spring of 1909. The sale of the recently voted bond issue is being advertised. Bids for these bonds are to be opened on De cember 8, at the office of the City Clerk, and a plan is now maturing to advertise the time for awarding the contract for constructing the system on December 10. Action on this plan may be taken at the next meeting of the City Trustees. The sewer bonds are to be in the denomination of one thousand dollars each, forty in number, iano" to bear interest at the rate of five per cent, payable semi-annually. It ...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 November 1908

6 MARKET LIVELY FOR GOOD STOCK HOGS ■ Great Expansion of the Industry This Winter In Imperial Valley— Bet* ter Grades the Desire of Ranchmen. The Imperial Valley hog is a factor •f Importance just now, and is grow ing more so. Indications point to a great expansion of the hog ralsfng in dustry this winter. A large number of stock hogs have changed ownership In the valley within the past four weeks. Many have gone onto ranches where hog raising heretofore was not undertaken ; but the plentiful supply of Kaffir corn and other feed has opened the way for an expansion of the business. Hog shipments at present are light, as the first lot of fat hogs have been cleaned out Within the next sixty days, however another movement to the markets . will begin. These hogs will have been fattened on Kaffir corn mainly, and will be in prime condi tion. Stockmen here say that they de note a decided tendency to improve the grade of stock hogs in Imperial Valley, and that this move will soon demonstrat...

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. — 7 November 1908

Saturday, November 7, 1908. ORDINANCE NO. 20. An Ordinance Calling a Special Election ; In the City of El Centro for the Pur* pose of Determining Whether or Not the City of El Centro Shall Come With* In and Be Governed by the Provisions of An Act of the Legislature of the State of California, Approved March 11, 1893, Entitled "An Act to Provide for the Planting, Maintenance and Care of Shade Trees Upon Streets, Lanes, Al leys, Courts and Places Within Muni* clpalltles and All Hedges Upon the Lines Thereof; Also For the Eradication of Certain Weeds Within City Limits." The Board of Trustees of the City of HI Centro do ordain aa follows: Section 1. A Special election Is here by called to be held In the City of El Ceutro on the 11th day of November, 1908, for the purpose of submitting to the qualified electors of said city the proposition of whether or not the said City of El Centro shall route v Ithin nn<l be governed by the provisions of an Act of the Legislature of the State of C...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 7 November 1908

8 MONEY FOB COUNTY EXHIBIT Board of Supervisors to Aid in Main taining the Display in Los Ange les. Chamber of Commerce. Tho Doarri of Supervisors of liflper ial County met at the Court House in El Centro Monday, with all the mom- The map of Loftus & Burnham was The o.Ticcs of the Justice of tho Peace and Constable in Laguna Pre cinct wero declared vacant, and A. J. Monray was appointed Justice of the Peace and frank Dostle was ap pointed Constable. x Taxes collected from D. R. Klncaid and J. C. Allison on certain real es tate were ordered refunded, as the land had already been assesed to other parties. The report of C. A. Dawdy, County .Live Stock Inspector, was received and accepted! This Inspector has vis ited thirty-nine herds* of sheep the past month and of these only two were held for furthr treatment for • the scabbies. The report of the Deputy County Health Officer was received and filed. This report detailed much work done in securing better conditions at dair ies and i...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

Imperial Valley Press. VOL. VIII. STREET TREE PLANTING IS STRONGLY ENDORSED City's Voters Give Emphatic "Yes" To Proposition Submitted To Their Decision. El Centro will proceed as speedily as possible to the planting of shade trees on every residence street Sanc tion to this move was given officially by the voters of the city, Wednesday, at a special election. Four citizens recorded their votes against this imperative improvement. Probably they never spent a sum mer season here, and have been so beguiled by the balmy sunshine of our cloudless winter days that they thought, present conditions good enough. ' ,' But eighty-eight voters gave an em phatic "Yes" to the proposition that El Ccntro shall come under and be governed by the 'provisions of an Act of the Legislature authorizing the set ting, care and maintenance of trees on streets and other public places at the expense of the abutting property, on plans similar to those made for other . street improvement. This movement means th...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

2 FRAUDULENT ENTRY DEFINED BY COURT Judge , Wellborn Holds That Bona Fide Intention to Re claim is Demanded Entryman Who Files For purpose Of Assigning Instead of Settling Arid Reclaming is Guilty Of Fraud. Re* quirement Of The Law Is Literal. To file upon desert land, with the Intention of immediately assigning it to other i.ailfos, is held to t>c fraud, by Judge Wellborn of the United States District Court In an exhaustive opinion handed down yesterday morning, say? the Los Angeles Times, the court overruled a demurrer In the case of the United States against H. C. Oakley, and other defendants, charged with land frauds. It is held that the statute is un equivocal, in that it must be the in tention of ; an applicant to remain when he files his declaration on desert land owned by the government. It is prescribed that the entryman, under oath, must declare that he intends to reclaim the land by conducting water over it The court says on this point: "The acquisition of desert land ...

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. — 14 November 1908

Saturday. November 14, 1908. GOLD STORAGE CONCERN IS NEW INCORPORATION Another Important Commercial Insti tution Certain For El Centro. Backed By Redlands Capital. Articles of incorporation for the El Centro s Cold Storage Company were filed Tuesday with the County Clerk of Imperial county. This is a prelimin ary step in securing for El Centro an institution of much importance to its commercial activities, and one that is certain to be a factor in the mainte nance of stable prices for various val ley products. . v ' The company is incorporated with the expressed purpose of establishing and operating a cold storage plant and warehouse, .business, in. conducting, a wholesale and retail general merchan dise and butchering: business and the general handling of poultry, etc. It is capitalized at $100,000, divided into 1000 shares of $100 each. The di rectors \ are W. F. Holt, ,'Fannle Hoft and Chlbe Holt, nil of Redlands, and El Centro. is . designated': as the place of. business of the ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

4 IMPERIAL- VALLEY PRESS Official Newtpap«r of Imperial County and , City of El Centre PUBLISHED EVERY BATURDAT. Manager c. F. Hayd«n Editor Allen Kelly A»«oclat» Editor LewU Havermale "~ SUBSCRIPTION. One Tear 1 * IW> Six Months M Three Month* 23 Single Copies '. OS Watch the tubtcrlptlon date on your paper The number of our paid circulation and rates of advertising will be furnished on application. All remittances and communications should be addressed to the Imperial Val ley Press. Entered as second-class matter March », 1906, at the postofTlce at El Centro, California, under the net of Congress of March S. 1879. OFFICERS OF IMPERIAL COUNTY. Supervisors — F. S. Webster, Sydney Me* Haze n. 11. Clark. Porter N. Ferguson, O. B. Wade. Judge of the Superior Court — Franklin J. 0010. £ District Attorney— John M. Eshleman. County Clerk— D. S. Elder. County Tsttsurer— Paul Bomon. County Auditor— C P. McClelland. County Assessor — Fred Fuller. County Tax Collector— E. O. Wright County ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

Saturday; November H, 1&08. TEN THOUSAND CLUB HAS VERY BUSY NIGHT i Planned for Products and Btock Show, Petition* For Night Train* and Other Activities. Initial arrangements for the hold* ing of an Imperial Valley products and stock show at El Centro this winter. Planning for a campaign of petitions to stir up the Southern Pacific into granting a night train service be tween Los Angeles and Calexico. A readjustment of the plans for pub licity and promotion. A unanimous vote to extend to Gov ernor of California an invitation to accompany the Southern California Editorial Excursion on its visit to this valley November 16, 17 and 18. A report of progress on committees working on various projects of inter* est to El Centro and vicinity. These jire some of the 'results of Monday night's meeting of the Ten Thousand Club— a body which is mak ing a name for itself throughout Southern California by its practical ac tivities and the unanimity with which its membership attacks problems af...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

6 SUPERVISORS ENGAGE AN EXPERT ACCOUNTANT County Offices To Be Given Regular Periodical Inspection — Board Plant For New Bridges. Principal among the activities of the County Board of Supervisors at Tues day's session was the passing of n resolution appointing E. E. Parmelee,' of Calexico, as a County Expert Ac countant to expert the offices of the county under the direction of the board. This new official is to receive a salary of $100 per month. Another important action was the provision for establishing bridges across the New River. The board met at' 10.30 o'clock on Tuesday forenoon/with Porter Fergu son as acting chairman. F©titlons: t were* granted and ease ments were accepted from F. M. Bur ger, John A.- Owings, E. L. Kincannon, Henry W. Lake and Alice Peet for the Lake 'road; and V. K. Brooks and W. A. Van Horn were appointed to act with .the County Surveyor as viewers for this road. ' The hearing on the Fuller-Stevens road was continued to 2 o'clock on the afternoon of Tues...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

Saturday, November 14, 1908. Record of All Votes Polled in Imperial County at the General Election Held November 3, 1908. . President!! REPU al Electors— I BLICAN. Presidential Electors — DEMOCRATIC. - ■ Presidential Electors— INDEPENDENCE LEAGUE •' ' Presidential Electors — ;^V, BOCIALI9T. Presidential Electors — PROHIBITION ELECTION • 4 PRECINCTS a O m 1 f t ~\ i ! g- §d S - ffl M Qj rt mS 3 w 4 " f+ ►*< ri 1 i " ■ s «*" 1 1 • ra O •< fa g g ° 5 n M *a M ftj rt 3 g co i § 8 P* < w P •-" P *.\\ o < fa !_ a » 1 1 1 i 1 ■ ■a " S a yj O OT « W *• 5 . w B P {h B P H P3 J 75 75 75 75 75 48 48 48 47 47 i Pi us I 3 2 a £?, \ W 3 S W >< H i 8«52 g 9 E CJ cd 2 J «• B Q M 5 < Oi Oh CQ °%s% s sal a g 63 63 63 63 63 63 63 63 36 37 37 37 37 37 37 37 s S SbS «&d d lE .%2 3 1 gq a , 62 62 1111111111 37 37 i i S | 1 p4| s 45 24 E << f_i M <i w 3 5 at! a « ** p {h g 3 w a g 3 lit llli H 3 w *$ Cl 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 iiiiijiNi • i 1...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 14 November 1908

8 HIGH PRICED TURKEYS Prediction That The Birds Will Bring More This Year Than They « Brought Last Year. Turkey raisers in Imperial Valloy will be interested in what Los Ange lof dealers say about prospective sup ply and prices of Thanksgiving birds. Although there is a diversity of opinion In Uio minds of most dealers as to the exact cost of gobblers, they are all certain prices will equal and go above thoso of last year. At present there is a little, if any, stock in the cold storage vaults. l*ist year there wore ten thousand pounds, or more. There were very few tur keys imported from the East then. This season the same will be true. Tn discussing the probable market for the coming weeks, B. A. Benjamin, manager of the Cudahy Packing Com pany, stated that turkeys would sell for more than last year. "At present we are obtaining at wholesale, a price ranging from 24 to 26 cents, and be fore the week is up that price will jump as high as 28 cents. The con sumer will be forced to pay ...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 21 November 1908

Imperial Valley Press. VOL. VIM. SOUTHLAND EDITORS IN IMPERIAL VALLEY Come to See the Changes Wrought in Five Years • in the Reclaimed A Desert Calexico, Heber, Holtville and El Cen tro Come Near Foundering Stoutest of Pencil Pushers With Good Things /■Raised and Grown Here — Imperial Gives Them a Rousing Send-Off. More than 125 t members of the Southern California Editorial Associa tion visited Imperial Valley this week on their annual excursion. The edi tors came to the valley in 1903, and at that time accepted an invitation to return in live years and note the pro gress of the work of reclamation dur ing the elapsed period. Last Tuesday the special train of the Association rolled into Brawley, where the greater part of the day was spent in visits to the ranches in that vicinity. The Brawley people gavo them a great reception, and W. H. Whelan, of the Brawley News, de livered an address which was the hit of the entire trip. The editors came down the line talking about Whelan's spe...

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. — 21 November 1908

2 IMPERIAL VALLEY'S UNIVERSITY CLUB Organized With Forty-Two Charter Members at Banquet With the Usual concomitant noises that attend a foregathering of college students, the University Club of the Imperial Valley was organized last night at the conclusion of the discus sion of an excellent menu around the table in the Hotel El Centro. There were a number of toasts calculated to arouse the enthusiasm of the academi cian. The key no^e sounded by all the speakers was the value of an or ganization of college men in a commu nity such as the valley, and the vast potentialities «f such a club as was proposed. At the conclusion of the talks or ganization was made effective by the election of the following officers — president, H. T. Cory, of Calexico; vice-president, Prof. Mott Arnold, of Imperial; secretary, Prof. H. W. More house of Heber; and treasurer, George N. Turner, of Brawley. A committee, the personnel of which will be an nounced in these columns in a few days by President Cory, ...

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Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 21 November 1908

Saturday, November 21, 1908 HAY PRICES GOING HIGHER Shortage of' Crop All Over California Causes Dealers to Predict Rate of Twenty-Five Dollars Per Ton. Hay at $25 per ton is the prediction of dealers on the coast who have been making a survey of the stock in sight. The hay crop is short all over the State, caused by the dryness of last spring. Hay has been shipped to the larger coast towns from Arizona, and some dealers, are planning to get in shipments from the Middle West. A. E. Nichols, of Los Angeles, one of the oldest hay and grain dealers in the' State, says -that the present situation for stock feed is acute, and that be will not be at all surprised to «cc hay advance to $25 per ton. Light receipts for barley at the Los Angeles mills have been effective in sending up the prices $1.00 per ton. The market for barley has been firm all summer and fall. A large amount of Imperial Valley hay has been moved out during the past four weeks. In fact, a car famine has been felt here du...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 21 November 1908

4 IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ' Official Newspaper of Imperial County and _"'*' ■.'. . City of El Centro. PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY. Manager C. F. Hayden Editor „ . Allen Kelly Associate Editor Lewis Haverm>l« SUBSCRIPTION. One Year fl-00 61x Months 60 Three Months * 23 Single Copies *. 06 Watch the subscription date on your paper The number of our paid circulation and rates of advertising will be furnished on application. All remittances and communications should be addressed to the Imperial Val ley Press. Entered as sec6nd-class matter March t, 1906. at the postofflce at El Centro, California, under the ixct of Congress of March J, 1879. OFFICERS OF IMPERIAL COUNTY. Bnp«rvlßor»— F. 8. Webster. Sydney He- Harsr, R. H. Clark, Porter N. Ferguson, O. B. Wade. Judge of the Superior Court — Franklin J. Cole. District Attorney— John M. Eshleman. County Clerk— D. 8. Elder. County Treasurer— Paul Boman. County Auditor — C. P. McClelland. County Assessor— Fred Fuller. County Tax Collector— -E. ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 21 November 1908

Saturday, November 21, 1908. UNION CHURCH MOVEMENT TAKES DEFINITE FORM Plans Of Organization Presented And Roll of Membership Opened— Dr. Shepherd's Resignation. At both public services of the Union Christian church, held in the Holt opera house, Sunday, a definite plan of organization was presented, and the membership roll for this attempt to unite Christians In one common work was presented. It was numer ously signed. At a later meeting a Board of Over seers will be elected, and this will constitute the main machinery of the new un'.ou movement. The platf)rm or declaration is broad enough to ad mit of all Christians enrolling in this movement, and it is believed that in El Centro a peculiarly fitting condi tion exists for the starting of such a work. Dr. Krbert P. Shepherd, who has served the Union Christian church as minister for the past .year, on Sunday night tendered his resignation. He ex pects to be absent from the Imperial Valley much of the time, and believes Classified Ad...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Imperial Valley press. — 21 November 1908

6 NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION. Department of the Interior, U. 8. Land Office at Lot Angeles, California, Octo- ber 12, 1908. Notice Is hereby given that Fred J. Eddy, of El Centre, Cal.. assignee of Isaac C. Pratt, who, on January SO, 1903, made Desert Land Entry (01848). No. 8897, for 8. E H of N. E. V, Section 10, and 8. H of N. W. U. Section 11, Town- ship 16 S., Kanpo IS H. S. B. M., has filed notice of intention to make Final Proof, to establish claim to the land above described, before the Clerk of the Superior Court of Imperial County, at El Centro, Cal., on the 16th day of Decem- ber. 1908. . I Claimant names as witnesses: William Waegele, J. P. Thompson, E. Ii Rasor , and n. C. Stone, all of El Centro, Cal. FRANK C. PREBCOTT, 32-f.t Register. NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION. Department of the Interior, U. S. Land Office at Los Angeles, Cal., Oct. 12, 1908. Notice is hereby given that Ulis 8. Handley, of Imperial, Cal.. who, on No- vember 28, 1904, made Desert Land Entry (01847), No. 2868...

Publication Title: Imperial Valley Press
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