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Saturday, September 11, 1909.
THE WEATHER Date. Max. Tern. Mln. Tern. Hum. 3 103 72 50 4 99 77 50 5 100 84 00 6 97 , 74 ' 54 7 98 75 54 & 103 76 . - 48 9 107 76 48 WATER IN THE RIVER Mean daily gage heights and dis cbarges of the Colorado River at Yu ma, Arizona, for the week ending Sat urday, September 4, 1909. Date Gage heignts. Discharges August 29 19.35 ' ' 40,800 August 30.... 19.45 40,800 August 31 19.90 43,100 September 1 1 9.50 39,800 September 2 19.50 39,300 September 3. , 19.60 47,800 September 4 21.25 66,200 FRANCIS L. SEIiLEW, Project Engineer. VITAL RECORD BIRTHS Toprahanian — September 7, to Dr. and Mrs. A. G. Toprahanian,. at ¥ Im perial, a daughter. MARRIAGES Acree-Kajenick — September 3, at Imf erial, Oscar T. Acree and Eunice Kajenick, both of Imperial. I * * * Gamble-Green — September 2, #t Im perial, J. F. Gamble and Miss AlUe Green, both of Brawley. DAIRYMEN AT HOLTVILLE The Dairymen's Union met at Holt ville yesterday, too *late for any par ticulars to be published in this issue «rf The Press. PHYSICIAN FOR INDIANS Dr. H. Vance Clymer, of Yuma, has been appointed physician and sur geon for the Yuma Indians on tha Yuiaa Reservation in Imperial Coun tf ■ . ■ . : CHARGED WITH ASSAULT Jesus Garcia was brought in to the county Jail on Sunday, charged with assaulting a woman at the Garcia Camp - about three miles southwest of El Cen tre. CITY'S AFFAIRS HELD UP The City Trustees were unabje to do any business Tuesday on account of there being only two members in attendance. Messrs. Brown and Ham ilton met and adjourned until next Tuesday night. TAKEN TO TUCSON Francisco Marquis, self-confessed murderer of Peter B .Hodges, has been taken from Yuma County Jail to Tucson for safe-keeping. The first Monday in October is set as the time for hearing the Marquis case at Yu ma. HIGH PRICED'SALE gnne^Stn^tit &.,Seat sold oirTWs'day the highest 'priced ranch f ver sold In the Holtville district. The properly is , the Dunworth 40 acres, improved^ half mile north of Holt ville, with improvements. The price was $137.50 per acre. The purchaser Is Honry H. Krohn, of Heber. FEAST OF BT. VIBIANA Last Sunday was the Feast of St. Vibiana, patron of the diocese of Mon ' terey and Los Angeles, of which liu perial Valley, is a parr, aervrcen were held in St. Mary's Church, El Centro, by Rev. Father Burelbach, the first since the summer vacation, and were largely attended, many coming from the country districts. The constant Increase In attendance at this church will require the enlargement of the fchnpei at no distant day. GOOD APPLE CROP Reports come from Beaumont that apple shipments have started In ear nest and two cars from the Beßt ranch have already gone forward over the Southern Pnclflc, nedlands being the destination. The crop 1b above the average on all of the ranches and the quality of the fruit Is the best in yean*. I*, art: are being harvested and plums and prunes dried on the, Mel* len ranch, from which some fine ap plea are also being Bhlpped. LABOR DAY AT BRAWLEY A considerable crowd from all parts of the valley went to Brawley Mon day to attend the celebration of La bor Day at that place. The horse races and other sports were pulled off In good shape and in the afternoon N. A. Richardson, of San Ucrnardino, made the address of the day. Mr. Richardson is a forcible speaker and was well received. The dance In the evening drew a large crowd of young people. PERSONALS J. P. Haskell was a visitor to Los Angeles this week. * * * L. E. Hoffman left Saturday night to spend a week in Los Angeles. * # * ■/*"* J. V. Wacht,el, Jr. lias acme to Los Angeles for a two we^n^'vacatlon. . \* * * • C. E. Paris went to Long Beach Saturday night for a visit with his family. # •* -* John Havens has returned from a vacation spent at San Diego and vi cinity. * * % Under Sheriff Buck is spending sev eral days in Los Angeles on official business.'^ -\] ■■/.'. S^ *W * jf Dr. L. F. Roudebustf hp& returned to«El Centro to resunW^the practice of dentistry. . * # ■* C. R. Rockwood has returned to the valley after a summer vacation spent at outside points. * * * J. P. Jones, of the Valley Lumber Company, is back in El Centro, after his summer's outing at Los Angeles. * # * Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Shepherd have returned to their home 'at Holtville, after a vacation spent on the coast. * * * ' F. J. Peacock departed for San Bernardino^ Saturday mgnt. ""• He'wili return to El Centro in about a week. /*. # * D. H. Chaplin, Mabonic Inspector for Imperial Valley, was here on Mon day, preparing his report for the Grand Lodge. -X- * * Mrs. R. A. Blair has returned to Holtville after her summery>K!aTion spent at coast resorts j^lias An geles. tt * -X- . J. A. Shaw, of the Dunawav & Ljdwe Drug Company, left last nigh^Jdr San Diego where he will spend two weeks vacation. * * # Mrs. William Egerer and children have returned to El Centro. They spent the v summer with relatives in the Yosemite Valley. * * * /Felix G. Havens, City Clerk, and Re corder of El Centro, returned on Mon day from a vacation spent with his family at Long Beach. v' /' A. P. Nuffer returned fAon/hls va cation on Monday and has/removed his office to the room oc<mipiect by the, Putnam Land Company. v * * * v^-VYU Mrs. Henry Faulk B^tumed from Erie, Perm., wher/sh^nas been spend ing the past tMreer months, Sunday night. Mies DoaaWson returned with her from the East. ■■*#•* I ' Judge Franklin J. Col* Jill return to El Centro to resume V*ular ses sions of the Imperial County Super ior Court on September 15. * * * Mrs. F. A. Fleishman, wife of the proprietor of the Depot Stables, ar rived In the city last night from Los Angeles. Mr. and Ms. Fleishman will make El Centro their future home Rev. Father BprelbaofT priest In charge of the Imherlpr Valley Catho lic parish, has reWned to his home in El Centro, after a summer vaca tion spent at Banning and Beaumont. * * * Hey. J. M. Ochiltree. Methodist mis sionary of the Yuma Indian Reserva tion, has returned to his duties or. ihc reservation after a vacation of several v. iii 'i hs sper*. ai log Angeleß ani -•oiiki points. * •» # W. K. Lf»w»», of Dunaway & Lowe, returned home on, Tuesday from a IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS month's vacation spent in making a trip north as far as Portland and later at Ocean Side. Mrs. Ix>we Is still at the beach, where she will remain a 4f # # Homer Havermale returned tc^flJl Centro on -Thursday to rfesmafs his posltiton with the People'L^'Abstract Title & Trust Company, after Bpend ing a month in the mountains 'and at Los Angeles. i, # •* * M. D. Witter, editor of the Urawley News, was an El Centro visitor on Thursday,* the first time since his re turn to the valley after a siege in the Los Angeles Hospital with typhoid fever and several weeks spent in recreation In the mountains. The leading grocers of El Centro say that Folger's Golden Gate Coffee is the best coffee on the market. THE I-IRST NATIONAL BANK OF EL CENTRO, CAL. Leroy Holt, President; True Venclll, Vice President; J. V. Wachtel, Jr., Cashier. ' / ■ Condensed statement of the condi- tion of the First National Bank at El Centro, in the State of California, at the close of business on the first day of September, 1009, at the call of the Comptroller of- Currency. RESOURCES Loans and discounts $71,492.08 Overdrafts, secured and u-n secured . ,222.54 U. S. Bonds, to secure circu- lation 0,250.00 Premium on IT. S. Bonds 93.75 Hanking House, Furniture ' and fixtures 5,067.47 Redemption fund with. U. S. Treasurer '.. :]1 2.f»0 Expense account 1,054.92 Cash and sight exchange... 70,381.02, Total Resources $155,874.98 LIABILITIES Capital Stock $25,000.00 Circulation, secured by U. S. Bonds i 5,650.00 Deposits 25.225. mS 1, J. V. Wachtel, Jr., Cashier of the above named bank, do solemnly swear that the above statement is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. J. V. WACHTEL, Jr., " Cashier. Classified Liners - WANTED • WANTED— To buy 20 head A' No. 1 milk cows. Address Raymond Hen- derson, Silsbee, Calif. 23-tf .< ANTED — New alfalfa hay, 'well cured. Fred Fuller, Assessor's of- flce. 5-tf WANTED — Man and wife, man , for hay baling, woman for cook. Ad- dress Chas. Hammond, El Centro. 5-tf WANTED— Barley or alfalfa bay to cut and bale on shares. Call on or address Chas. Hammond, mile north of El Centro, Perklss ranch. 60-tf FOR SALE FOR SALE— Cheap. Haying, outfit* consisting of a buck stacker and two buck rakes nearly new, 1 thorough- bred, C-year-old stallion, 1 fine driv- ing buggy. Webster ranch, 6 miles west of El Centro. 23-tf FOR SALE— Two young Poland -China boars, high grade stock, ready for service. W. S. Lynn, on Dougherty Ranch, south of Whitings. 23-lt* FOR SALE— Good ~s~ horse-power, up- right boiler, at a bargain. Inquire at the Palm Confectioner/. 22-tf FOR SALE — Free Stone Peaches, Vk cents per pound; Cling Stone peach- es, 2 cents ;-Kelsey Plums, 1% cents; grapes 2 cents; pears 2V 2 cents; sulphured and unsulphured Apricots and peaches. F. O. B. Banning, Cal. Mrs. W. P. Morris, Banning, Cal. 22tf WANTED— To rent 5 to 10 acres close in to El Centro. Alfalfa land pre- ferred. J. B. WHITAKER. 22-2t» FOR SALE— Holsteln bull, three years old, at ranch, near Silsbee. G. G. Hussey. 21-4t» FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE— Assign- ment of 80 acres in district No. 9, also known as No. 12. C. D. ditch through one corner of tract; land clear, level, bordered and ditched; has to May, 1910, for final proof. Will exchange for 10 acres clear with water stock. Want soft land, west or south of El Centro, or will con- sider any reasonable cash or ex- change proposition. Address D. D. Lawrence, El Centro. 14-tf FOR SALE3 — The finest 400-acre ranch in Imperial Valley at a bargain. F. J. Eddy, El Centro. 21-3t« FOR SALE — One 2-year-old Holsteln ' bull at my ranch, 4 miles northeast of El Oentro. Arthur B. FelL 11-tf FOR SALE — Thoroughbred and high grade shorthorn bull, from 9 to It months old.' Fine stock at bed rock - prices. O. N. Bhaw, four and a half miles north of Holtville. 48-tt ~ FO R R~ENT~~. ~~~~~~~ FOR RENT — 17 acres in Xl Centro for money or shares, with or without house. See W. R. Garey, El Centro, or T. A. Morrison, 5824 Hill crest Drive, Los Angelea. 23-4t FOR RENT — The east half of tho northwest quarter section 5-16-13, (6 miles west of El Centro) for one, r.wo or three years. Do not write for terma, but make me an offer. B. G. Shellhorn, P. O. Clerk, Lob Z 1 Angolea. \ 22-4t FOR RENT — 80 acres, three miles south of El Centro. Possession Sep- tember 15. Renter furnishes team and water. I furnish cows, ma- chinery, land, and pay assessments. Divide. Adaress R. L. Wilson, 141 Elm Aye., Ix>ng Beach. 21-3t» FOR EXCHANGE FOR EXCHANGE— A* fine 20-acre tract Improved land near Heber, for outside property, or unimproved valley property. Address Box 4f>s, El Centro. 23-2t» FOR EXCHANGE— A fine 20-acre tract improved land near Heber, for outside property, or unimproved valley property. Address. Box 455, El Centro. 21-tf MISCELLANEOUS LINERS. CANCHESTBR INCANDESCENT Kerosene Burner, fits any lamp, bet- ter than gas or electricity, at on* fourth tho cost. Send $2.60 for sam- plu and full particulars. Agents ar* wanted everywhere. Unique Supply Co., Los Angeles, Calif. 19-tt DRUE C. HARRINGTON, Land Grader Assessment work in all parts Of the) valley a specialty. Imperial. 61-tf PROOF AND~APPLICATro^PAPERii for Government laad prepared. Sam- uel Marks, 442 Chamber of Com- merce bldg., Los Angeles. Formerly with County Clerk Elder and late of ! the U. S. Land Office. tf ;GR#.. SHERWOOD— 3 yrs. old. Race . record 2:28%. Only stallion in val- | ley with record, and the honor of winning five straight races as a three-year-old. El Centro Stables, Saturdays; - Imperial, Wednesdays; at ranch, 1 mile south of Imperial, •n Dahlia, every forenoon. B. L. Elliott, owner. 6-tf MONEY TO LOAN I have money to loan on Imperial Valley land. For rates etc., write W. G. LANE Suite 109, Security Bldg., Los Angeles, California. 21-4t* R. L Greer Aickitea and BwUcf . Buildh« done by contraa or superintending by the day. El Centra, California. Hubbell Construction Company C. E. HUBBELL, Mar. We are prepared to handle all kinds of cement work. Sidewalks, curbs aad concrete oonstniotlon. Estimates furnished on sewers an 4 dirt excavating. HUBBELL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY. VALLEY LUMBER CO. pi..-, m™ m El Centro - - - - - Heber DO YOU RUN A If you do need a separator, you need a separator that will SKIM and SKIM CLEAN. % . ' ' You can't afford to take chances on any of these cheap machines that are being offered to you at a price WAY DOWN, and claimed to' be • "Just as Good as a DeLaval" } y £].£: ; : !. , ¥ - ', j • ! ■> if : ?.!' Kr ' "• • You will hear dead loads of talk about these "Just us Good Ma- chines," but you want a test that will get you all there is coming. \ You don't want cream on your "Blue John;" and to get all there is to be had out of a dairy, you need a DeLaval. Sold exclusively In ; this valley by us, except at Holtville. Come and see us before yon boy 1 a separator. ) ,. THE EL CENTRO HARDWARE & IMPLEMENT COMPANY LOME NOTICES EL OHNTRO AEKIIL V. a ■, SMMBS the first four Thursday alfchta ef each month. Members aad vMtlag Eagles invited to attead. WO. W. B Oentro Oajas Me. m * meeto every Friday algM et Maeonle ball B Omtxa. OaL W. 4. Ort. Ooneal Onmmando. aKManen, Clerk. V «fiE!S*5S.^/ Blj CBJNTRO IiODGa, s*hc *&^L No 197 > i o- o. «, meets ovary Bator. day nlftfit la UmmmLi e^N* Hall. Resident amd visiting members eordlally taviu* e> attend. F. A. Über, N. O. ■. H. Bur- man, Secretary. PROFESSIONAL CARDS EBHLHJMAN A SWING. Attorney* at Law. HJI Oentro, OaMJonaia C. L. BROWN If. W. OONKLMi CONKLING & BROWN ATTORN EYB AT LAW EL CENTRO — — OAUVORKU TM. Me NAMARA, Attorney at Lav 0: and Court Commissioner; ■ Centro Hotel Block. : '. ) Dan. V. Noland Frank BtrkhMSW NOLAND A BIRKHAUCER Attorney* and Ceuneelors at Lmm. GENERAL PRACTICE. Offices at 111 Centro and Brawley, GML Gee. E. P. Shaw Herbert W. Brewer OHAW & BREWER, *3 Attorneys and Coonseßow et law Imperial, California. NOLEMAN ft BMY BMB, Land Attor- neys. 310-811 Bollard Block, bos Angeles, Calif. Call or vrtte us. R. C. Noleman,4s years active land prac- tice. S. M. Smyser, 8 years Chief Clerk in U. 8. Land Ofllce. . - . . DR. EDWARD MATTOCKS, Osteopathlc Paystaftam. El Oentro, California. ER. BROOKS M. D. Phjeidan and '' Surgeon. Alamo Hotel, HOLTVILLE, ' CALIFORNIA ("* ORTNER BROS., Funeral Director* V-i and Bmbalmers. Chapel comer of Seventh and Broadway, SI Centre, California. Phone 803.i..* . ~* «».&■;?. ;V- SAMUBL B. ZIMMHR, ARCHITBOT, Fifth Street and Imperial Arena*, Imperial, California. Careful eoaenV ■«ratlon given to all lines of baMa*. Room lft, Holt Bldg., El Oentro. C. N. PERRY E. H. QAINM ENGINEERS SURVEYORS EL CENTRO • - • CALIFORNIA 5