FACTS ABOUT KLAMATH PROJECT
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Mn. IV. Ii Htvlinrn Ii. Inkrii rliarc-j,l. I'rwicullnir Att.irnry, I pract
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limn, wi'll aoimlntol wrtli nil lln iiU'
r.iiuullnu o.mity nml make an rllicii'iit
offlcrr. Vol.' fur htm.
County Clnk-(. It. K-lap, mUoimty
Cli-rk, I wi'll known lo yon all, linlnit
1'ivtil till .-"iiiity n School .SiiK!ihi'
U'lnli'iit In a wiiy that I" n ciwlltlo him.
flf. Ilu In now m-rvlni: a Deputy .
lflolhlcoiinlyaniH known to U
Ihioiitilily compi'ii'iit limn.
County Tiuumrer I. Alva lwl, a
Trcnuuri'r, l will known to you all ami
ho olnt with piliU' to hi pni rrcoril.
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lii limn that tin Ihtii roiiKplcuoualy
heforo tlio ptihllo for iho pant llvo oar
an.l haHiiccoinpllKlii'.l woniloraliiiilucat'
lonnl lino. II" I" wi'll Hllo.1 lor thf
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luivlmt mi'il 11 iimiowr ol yAri In '
Almlrnct Olllco nml linvmil cqmploto
ahHlrnctiifi'Vory pliwol .Iwlcl lan.l
In Iho county, put him In )lllon U
lictti-r Jii.tgo Iho vului'ol niili'slalolhan
any olhir man wo know.
County Kurveyor-M. I. WlllUmi ha
been coiiHilcuoiilr heloro Iho public
ilurlnit Mi l,f' ' 0"lw, '" tt
County CoinmlsBloncr-O. J. Swingle
la n pioneer ol llamalh County. Ho
a eoiuvrvatlvo bulnen iun nml h
iriade ri miceeit with bl own bmlneii
venturer, ami It la lair to timume that
ho will do n well with the county bust
totncllnd ana Jobbing
Rritcla l.lno or 'um,.
"V Spvclaltlt'H nml flral.
0- U. W. Building
fort Klamath, Ore.
Clew room, good tedi,
e table always up
JJ with the best the
"wt Words-Terms rea-
Tlio Klnmnth Project la the nam
tliitt linn been applied to tho reclama
lion of nbout 100,000 acre of land now
,,, umier tno ovcniow 01 tlio Klamoth
llivi-r nml of Lower Klnmnth Lnko and Tulo Inke
mill tlm IrriKnlloii of nbotit H'.0,000 ncrca of valley
IiiikI mljncviit to tho Klnmnth Kivcr, nlonu tlio courae
or I.ohI Kiver nml tho tribtitnry portion of the great
l fiUmi lyiiiK chiefly in Klnmnth County, Oregon, bnt
nlao vmhrnciiiK part of Hhikivou nnd Modoo Coun
tii'H, California, a total area of 200,000 acres.
Tho Project cm braces the construction of a verf
Kreiit mileiiKo of ciumla, laterals and drainage canala
nml will Imvo iU principal sotirco in Upper Klamath
Luke. Clear Lako und Horacfly are reservoir sitea
ulieru Hood water will bo impounded and utilized for
irrigation of land included in the upper portion of
Work on tho main count was started in the Spring
of 100L! and the first unit of nine miles is now com
lilutml. About i:i,000 acres of land will bo irrigated
from the first unit, the laterals for which are being
comitructcd under the supervision of the engineer
liaviiiK charge of the Project. Hy far the largest
proportion of the laud under tho first unit is now la
NiiKi-brimh and must ho cleared and broken in time
for crops in the Spring of 1908- Work on the sec
ond mitt is being donu by tho Government and em
braceri nineteen in Urn of main canal and twenty-six
mili-H of laterals to furnish water to about 20,000
additional acres of land. Work on this unit will be
prosecuted as rapidly an possible.
Nearly onulmlf of the area to be irrigated la now
under water lo n depth of from onp to fifteen feet
and will be reclaimed by n Rystcm of drainage to
lower the level of tho rivers nnd lakes. A large pari
of the swamp land and practically nil of the valley
land in tlio Klamath llasin arc held in private own
crxliiji and some in very largo trncts which must be
sold in tracts of ICO acres or leu under the regula
tion governing the perfection of a water-right.
KLAMATH'S For its development and pro
aitEATEBT perity the Klamath Basin must havs
NEED people, and the right kind of people
at that. Its great need is InUlll
gent, practical farmers, who understand the meaning
of intensified and diversified farming; men who will
buy land, not for speculative purposes, but with the
idea of clearing off the sagebrush and making per
mnnent and comfortable homes. Such men axe bound
to succeed. There is room for thousands of them.
Developing Sugar beets have been grown ex-
Various perimcntully throughout the Klnm-
Industries nth. Valley. Tho percentage of sugar
is high, ns will be noted from the
following analysis made hy tho United States De
partment of Agriculture from beets grown near
mig.'ir in beets, per cent., '21.7; sugar in juice, per
rent., -1.1 ; coefficient of purity, 83.1.
Ilxpcricnco has demonstrated that excellent ns
pnrngtiH, anions and celery can be grown, the tulc
bull being very similar to those of the Sacramento
nml Sun .loaiiiiu Valleys of California, where such
vegetables nre so successfully cultivated. Through
out the world the reclaimed marshlands nre the best
suited for the highest development of dairy inter
ests. There is 110 question that this will become a sugar
beet producing section and that a number of facto
ries will be built and operated with the development
of tho industry.
All kinds of fruit adapted to the temperate zona
thrive here apples, peaches, pears, cherries, prunes,
plums, njiricots ami nectarines do well, and small
fruits bear abundantly nnd of excellent quality.
There aro n great many small orchards throughout
the basin that prove the adaptability of the region
to the profitable production of fruit. .
K. Ii. Smith, former president of tho Oregon State
Hoard of Horticulture, gives it as his opinion that
tho foothill lands aro specially adapted to apple
Cultivation of the potato lias passed boyond the
experimental stage, the sandy loam of tho uplands
producing them in great abundance.
Klamath County wheat, grown without irrigation,
took tho premium at the New Orleans Exposition.
The most important forage crop is alfalfa, the soil
being peculiarly adopted to its growth.
Excess All landowners being required
Holdings Must to sell their excess holdings, there
Be Sold is n largo "area of good land for sale
at rcasonnblo figures, prices rang
ing from about $15 to $35 for unimproved, and $20
to $50 per acre tor improved Innd. Land adjacent
to the principal towns commands hlffher prices. The
purchaser pays for the water right at a cost of about
$18 per nere to be paid for in ten equal annual in
stallments without interest. This amounts to less
than tho ordinary annual rental paid private ditch
eoinpnnics. Some of the irrigators of Klamath Val
ley (and they nre the most" prosperous formers) have
alreudy pnid out to such companies for water $60 per
aero and rwn no water. All of these companies havo
been purchased by the Government .and ineluded in
No public lands will bo open for settlement for
Climate The upland soil is mainly a rioh sandy
and loam of great uniformity and compoaed
Soil largoly of disintegrated and eroded lavn
with an admixture of volcanio aah and
dintomaceoua earth, tho latter mntorlal of plant ori
giu, formed in the bottom of tho anoient aea which
eovcrod the greater part of the Great Basin, and of
which Klamath Valley ia a northweaterly extension.
Such aoil, characteriatlo of manyof the richest agri
cultural aeotiona of the world, inoluding much of
Italy and the great plains of India, is extremely fer
tile, and of lasting productiveness. The lake and
tide lands are made up of a volcanio aoil containing
much organio matter, a vegetable accumulation of
ages, and is of a peatty nature.
The olimato ia oxtreraely healthful and not severe.
There ia rarely any Winter woather bofore tho latter
part of Doeember, and bnt little eoro weather during
the entire Winter. Tho annual preolpitatioa ia about
fifteen inehea, with little rain during the Summer
IT WILL DO
That's what people often say When they get
articles In the Gtocery line. We don't sell
the "It Will Do" kind. We always guarantee
rhone 5i6 van Riper Bros.
Get the Habit-Use Chise 6 Saaborn Coffee
Our new goods are now here and
you are invited to call and in
We can SAVE YOU MONEY on anything la the raraltare
"Our Responsibility ends whenever you sre Satlaflei."
E. W. GJXLETT & CO.
Uekt E. WiTimnw,
Maps, Plans, Blue rrlnts. Etc.
Klamath County Abstract Go.
Surveyors and Irrigation ;ingijieers
Don J. Zumwai.t. C. E.
M. D.IWnxuxs. C E.
Klamath Falls, Oregon
East End Meat Market
CRISLER & STILTS, Proprietors
Prime Beef, Veal. Mutton, Pork and Pomltry
Frch and Cured Meats and Sausages of all kbvb.
Wo handlo our meats in tho most modern way in clean
liness and surroundings. Try us and we will be most
happy to havo you for a customer. Free Delivery.
MILLS ADDITION LOTS
are Advancing in Value
When blocks in Mills Addition were offered
at bargain prices a number of shrewd inves
tors bought; since that time values have
These Lots are Bargain Bays
at pre s.'nt prices, and there is every reason
to anticipate an advance in prices. Remenv.
ber these lots are FIFTY feet in width and
ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY FEET
deep more than double the area of most
town lots offered to investors.
FRANK IRA WHITE
CAFT. O. C. AFFLEGATE
Office on Fifth Stmt
Restaurant and Lodging House
Special accommodations for Family Dinner Par
ties. The largest and best arranged eatlag houe
In the city. Open day and night.
Sixteen inch and four foot wood in any quantities.
Orders can be left at Navigation Co., Phone 401
or K K K' Store, Phone 174
J. L. FIELDER ""tiZF&ff
Heavy Freighting a Specltlty. Baggage Orders Art
Given Prompt Atteattoa
0. K. Transfer & Storage
Having ujHo-dite piano
trucks we solicit your
ime piano moving
KINYON & THOMPSON, PROPRIETORS
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