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SOLE AGENTS FOR LOTS AND ACRE TRACTS IN
situated twelve miles-south of east-of Imperial, San Diego county, California.
The town of HOLTON is surrounded by 35,000 acres of tributary country, now under
water and being improved, with 50,000 additional acres to be reclaimed later.
HALF MILLION BRICK
have been arranged for with which to begin at once building a hotel and two business blocks
A RAILROAD will be built to Holton this winter.
The HOLTON TOWkR COMPANY owns the power in the forty-two foot drop of the irrigation
canal, there being about 2000 horsepower.
A contract hai been let for immediate construction of an ELECTRICAL PLANT with
estimated cost of $75,000. Power will be furnished for mills, creameries, electric railways, for light-
ing Holton, and also will be transmitted to all parts of Imperial Valley.
The Board of Directors of the Holton Town Company and Holton Power Company are all well
known capitalists and business men of Redlands, Cal.: W. F. Holt, C. S. Lombard, C. A. Barker,
A. G. Hubbakd and M. M. Phinney.
W. F. HOLT, President and General Manager, has been identified with the Imperial Valley since
its inception. He is regarded by all as a man who keeps his promises, and a very rapid, substantial
growth will foPow his management of this new enterprise.
We are now placing on the market the lots and 5 acre
tracts of HOLTON
Lots are for sale at prices ranging from $100 for residence lots up to $750 for the best business corners.
A rebate of half the purchase price will be made to those building at onc<\ Nothing but substantial brick
buildings allowed in the business district.
The five acre tracts are $75 and $100 per acre.
TERMS: 1-3 cash, i-3 in 1 year and 1-3 in 2 years
or 1-4 cash, 1-4 in 6 months, 1-4 in 12 months and 1-4 in 2 years
or 5 per cent off for i-2 cash and 1-2 in one year
or 10 per cent off for all cash
Address or Call Upon
CHAPLIN BROTHERS, Imperial, Cal.
We also handle lands in all parts of the Imperial Valley. We are rcaay to buy land at bargai.i pruv9, and hay. lan.l for saL it bar-
Three years' experience in business in the Valley enables us to judge values in all parts of the valley.
We give special attention to EASTSIDE, including Imperial Water Companies Nos. 5 and 7.