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Imperial press and farmer. (Imperial, San Diego County, Cal.) 1901-1903, June 07, 1902, Image 11

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Companies at Imperial Canal System
California Development Company ;
CAPITAL STOCK, $1,250,000 \
! OFFICERS |
1 A. H. HEBER, Pres. & Gen. Mar. R. T. PERRY, Secretary :
> C. R. ROCKWOOD, First Vlce-Pres. W. T. HEFFERNAN, Treasurer
I F. C. PAULIN. C R. ROCKWOOD. *
\ Second Vice-President Supt. and Chief Engineer \
» DIRECTORS *
' A. H. HEBER J. W. SWANWICK F. C. PAULIN
> H. W. BLAISDELL W. T. HEFFERNAN C. R. ROCKWOOD '
f WM. L. MACALISTER <
I 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
1 furnishing water only to mutual water companies incorporated to furnish water to their stockholders only at cost. The main canal system {
> was so far completed that it was able to furnish water to be delivered to lands south of Imperial by the 15th day of June, 1901. <
t No water is furnished by this company for use in the United States except that supplied to Imperial water companies for the uni- <
f form price of fifty cents per acre foot, under contract for perpetual delivery at that price. *
* NO OTHER APPLICATIONS FOR WATER ARE CONSIDERED !
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: Sociedad de Yrrigacion y Terrenos
• de la Baja California
( (80CIEDAD ANONIMA)
I CAPITAL STOCK, $62,500
| . OFFICERS
H. W. BLAISDELL, President W. T. HEFFERNAN,
G. ANDRADE, Vice-President Secretary and Treasurer
f DIRECTORS
f H. W. BLAISDELL W. T. HEFFERNAN G. ANDRADE
* This company was incorporated under the laws of the Republic of Mexico for the
I purpose of owning the extent ive tract of land (100,000 acres) in Lower California and
also the canal system running through that tract of land. This company contracts
} with mutual water companies incorporated under the laws of the State of California to
supply them with water perpetually at a uniform price of fifty cents per acre foot, to be
' delivered at the International boundary line, as it owns no property whatever outside
I the territorial limits of the Republic of Mexico.
Imperial Water Go. No. 1 Blue Lake Town Company ;
\ CAPITAL STOCK, $1,000,000 NUMBER Of SHARES, 100,000 CAPITAL STOCK, $5J,200 J
I OFFICERS OFFICERS *
A. H. HEBER, President R. D. McPHERRIN. Secretary R Q PAULIN, President R. T. PERRY, Secretary *
' \\ C ;R PP E ACA CT LOL OR S r i rrHE nn B t ER F. C.^aU * * OAKLEY, Vice-president A. H. HEBER, Treasurer J
A. M. CHAFFEY GEO. A. CARTER DIRECTORS «
This is a mutual water company incorporated to furnish water to its stockholders F. C. PAULIN A. H. HEBER J. W. OAKLEY
onlyatcost. None others can get water from the company at any price or under any «..-...««, „ »■■ „-_-. A iun» *a/ c iamiuimo *
conditions. It has a contract with the Mexican corporation for a perpetual supply of THOMAS H. SILSBEE AND W. 5. WIL-KINS
water to be delivered at the inUrnational boundary line, for which it pays fifty cents ■ «
per acre foot, or about two cents per inch for a twenty-four hours flow. <j»j le Bi ne i^aUe Town Company was incorporated for the purpose of platting and g
in f^r^S^^l^^S^fn?^^^^^ Z Ch £o^LT^* Pacing on the market a town located on the eastern side of Blue Lake .one of the finest „
valued at $25,000 with no outstanding obligations. The company will manage its own bodies of water on the Pacific Coast. This town to be named SILSBEE, in honor of
affairs in its own way and distribute the water under its control among its stockholders Thomas H Silsbee, the San Diegan Pioneer, who commenced work on the desert even *
before the Imperial Land Company was formed «
The land to be irrigated by this company is located between New River on the west The town of Silsbee is located on the projected line of the S>an Ulego Eastern Kail- g,
and Carter River on the east, extending from the boundary line to the center line of road. It will be a pleasure and fishing resort for the entire Imperial Settlements. A
Townships 14 south, to the extent of 100,000 acres. bfoad boulevard wU , encirc , c Blue Lake, forming one of the most beautiful drives in "
Number Of Shares Sold January I, 1902, 88,115. the country, lined on either side by native mesquite trees. *!
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Imperial Wafer Co. No. 2
CAPITAL STOCK, $1,000,000
NUMBER OF SHARES, 100,000
OFFICERS
RUSK HARRIS, President R. D. McPHERRIN, Secretary
W. T. HEFFERNAN, Vice-President A. M. CHAFFEY, Treasurer
DIRECTORS
RUSK HARRIS W. T. HEFFERNAN R. D. McPHERRIN,
WITH TWO VACANCIES
The land to be irrigated by this company is located within townships 13 and 14
South, Range 13 East and portions of townships 13 and 14 South, Range 14 Last.
Number of Shares Sold January i, 1902, 2,370.
Imperial Water Go. No. 5 Imperial Water Go. No. 6 ;
CAPITAL STOCK, $1,000,000 CAPITAL STOCK, $250,000 *
NUMBER OF SHARES, 100,000 NUMBER OF SHARES, 25,000 *
OFFICERS *
RU SK HARR.S. PrcsUen, °7' CER8 R. D McPHERRm Senary "^WkVZoXL.^ IMJ^KSEES' I
F. N. CHAPLIN, Vice-President A. M.CHAFFEY, Treasurer u< DIRECTORB
BUSK HARR.S P. 3 R D I M.PHERR.N A. "^EBER^^ BOOM.^ |
A. M. CHAFFEY AND Q. I. BARNES - The land to be irrigated by thi. company It located on the west side of New River, *
The land to be Irrigated by this company is located on the east side of Carter river, extending from the boundary line northward to the north line of townships 17 South, *
extending from the boundary line northward until it covers 100,000 acres. s B M#
Number of Share* Sold January I, 1902, 14,183. Number of Share* Sold January 1, 190 a, 9.165. *
IMPERIAL PRESS
Imperial Land Company j
CAPITAL STOCK, $500,000 J
OFFICERS <
A. H. HEBER, President R. T. PERRY, Secretary
F. C. PAULIN, Vice-Pres. & Gen. Mar. J. W. OAKLEY, Treasurer
DIRECTORS ,
A. H. HEBER F. C. PAULIN H. C. OAKLEY «
J.W.OAKLEY W. T. HEFFERNAN «
This company was incorporated to act as the financial agent of the California
Development Company and the Mexican corporation In the sale of lands and water
rights. It is a colonizing 1 company formed to relieve the canal companies of all work t
in that line so that the entire energies < f these companies could be devoted entirely to {
constructing 1 the irrigation system and maintaining the same.
Imperial Wafer Co. No. 4 5
CAPITAL STOCK, $*25,000 *
NUMBER OF SHARES, 12,500 ft
OFFICERS «
J. H. BRALY, President. H. R. CALLENDER, Secretary. ft
DIRECTORS «
J. H. BRALY, H. R. CALLENDER, D. R. CRAWFORD, H. JEVNE, w
A. M. CHAFFEY. «
The land to be irrigated by this company is 12,500 acres located in townships 13 and «
14 South, Kange 14 East. ~
Number of Shares Sold January I, 1902, 12,500. ft
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