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THE ARIZONA REPUBLICAN: FRIDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 23, 1896.
OFFICIAL CALL. The Fifth National ' Irrigation Congress. Los Angeles, Oal., Sept 5, 1896. To tine People of tlbe United States of America: Pursuant to the order of the Fourth Irrigation congress and to designation by the National executive committee, the fifth annual session, of ibhe National Irrigation congress will he held In the city of Phoenix, Arizona, upon the dates of December 15, 16 and 17, 1896. The membership of the-body will be made up as follows, In, accordance with the resolutions of thie Third and Fourth congresses: 1. All members of the National ex ecutive committee. 2. Ail members of state and terri torial irrigation commissions. 3. Five delegates at large, to be ap pointed by their respective governors, for each of the following states and territories: Arizona, California, Colo rado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Ne- . braska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Da kota, Texas, Utah, (Washington and Wyoming. 4. Three delegates at large for each state and territory not heretofore enumerated, to be appointed by the governors of said states and terri tories; or, in the case of the District of Columbia, by the president. 5. One delegate each, from regularly organized irrigation, agricultural and hortacuituiral societies, and societies of engineers, irrigation companies, agri cultural colleges, and commercial bod ies, such as 'boards of trade, chambers of commerce, etc. 6. 'Duly accredited representatives of any foreign nation or colony, each member of the United States senate and house of representatives, and each governor of a state or territory will be admitted as honorary members. , The work of the National Irrigation congress has now continued for more than five years. The first session was held in the city of Salt Lake, Utah; the second in Los Angeles, California; the third in Denver, Colorado; and the fourth in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Each session was marked by keen in terest and by intelligent and effective work in the cause of irrigation and the (reclamation of the arid lands of the west. To the sessions have come the brightest minds of the Union, seek ing to solve in concord the vexed ques tions upon the solution of which de pends the further development of the western and west central plains. The work has not been without its fruit Interest has 'been awakened in points remote from the irrigated regions and the reclamation of the waste areas is now regarded in all justice as one of the most important problems awaiting legislation. The coming session at Phoenix will, it is not doubted, be the most effective of all. Particularly prominent will be made the discussion of poimts of legis lation in. order that well-digested meas ures 'be prepared for the consideration of the federal congress, and ot the state legislatures. Though able au thorities will 'be in attendance and have been placed upon the programme for the .presentation of subjects of techni cal and economic interest, it is de signed that the fifth congress shall be a body with work far more general than has been 'the case in any of its predecessors. Addresses presenting subjects shall be limited to fifteen minutes and the subsequent discussion to half an hour, this .ruling of the ex ecutive committee not applying, how ever, to the discussion of legislation or resolutions. ' The city of Phoenix, dhosea for the location of the fifth congress, is in every way well adapted. It is a thrifty and progressive city of 12,000 inhabi tants, the capital of the territory of Arizona, and is excellently well pre pared for the reception of even the thousands who will come to attend congress. Its local committee of ar rangements and reception ds already at work and the promise is extended that every visitor will be furnished with the best of accommodations at prices even lower than usually charged locally. The city is situated in the midst of the richest irrigated valley to America, that of the Salt river, whose irriga tion works of the grandest magnitude are to be studied works that have transformed the parched plains into wondrous orchards and vast fields of alfalfa. Ample opportunity will be af forded delegates to inspect all points of interest without cost. Railroad rates will not exceed a single fare for the round trip from all points between Chicago and the Pa cific ocean; details of transportation and ticket limitation to be later an nounced by the interested railroads. Passengers may 'be routed Into Phoe nix over either the Santa Fe or South ern Pacific railway systems. Oppor tunity at low cost will be given for side trips to the Grand canyon of the Colorado, to the City of Mexico, to southern California and other points. It is especially desired that govern ors and others with, the power of ap pointment advise the secretary of the executive comnniittee at as early a date as possible of the names of the ap pointees, and correspondence will be welcomed by the secretary upon all the details antecedent to the congress. C. M. HEINTZ, -Secretary National Executive Commit tee, Los Angeles, Cal. E. R. M.OSk23, Chairman National Executive Com mittie, Great Bend, Kan. JAMES H. M'CLINITOCK, National Committeeman for Arizona, Phoenix. The local committee at Phoenix com prises: William Talbot, B. Heyman, J. W. Evans, H. H. Logan, M. H. Mc- ord, Thomas Armstrong, Jr., President L. H. Goodrich of the chamber of com merce, Mayor J. D. Monihon, District Attorney Jerry Millay, K Shamp, George M. Sargent James H. Mc- Clintock, James C. Goodwin of Tempe, C. R. Hakes and Dr. A J. Chandler of Mesa. Officers: Walter Talbot president; James McMillan, secretary; B. Hey man, treasurer. Committee on publicity Messrs. James McMillan, Thomas Armstrong, Jr.. and James H. McClintock. The Union Paciflc has just issued several new and Interesting publica tions, such as "The National Plat form," giving the 1896 platforms in full of each party, besides other politi cal statistics and data; "G-un Club Rules," "Outdoor Sports and Pas times," "Prune Culture in Idaho," "'49 to '96," etc. Call at ticket ofiice, 941 Seventeenth street, and get a copy of the above, or address Geo. Ady, gen eral agent, Denver. MEXICAN CENTRAL RAILWAY. On account of the Pan-American Medical congress will sell round trip tickets to Mexico City November 12 to 16 at rate of 460.31, Mexican' money, final limit returning December 31, 1896. For any additional information call on or write to J. F. Donohoe, commer dal agent, El Paco, Texas. 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