Bakersfield Daily Californian in Bakersfield, California
17 Feb 1892

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17 Feb 1892

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Bakersfield Daily Californian (Newspaper) - February 17, 1892, Bakersfield, California Daily californian issued every evening except sunday a h Reeck. Emcil aaa prop Etor. To Fri a or a he it str to. Dally californian one year by mall Duy californian. Tax won the by mall daily californian threw month by mail. Daily californian per month by Carrier too. 3 of i Ca weekly californian one year by mail weekly californian Ai months by mail advertising rate Given on application. In of i of entered at the boat office at Hager Field cai., us second cd a matter april i. Last. Wednesday be ii. It is an Aero of Issod in Kern yielded Oft tons. An acre of Barley in Kern yielded in a Tohei. An Fen of jux Kelieh in yielded it too. Kern oui it an Pere of Sweet Jurt Ottoes in Kern yielded Joo Bushel. An Here of Taffy it or old Pencil Trees in Kern yielded $24o, there Are eighty thousand acre of Alfalfa in Kern county. Ail acre of thirty month Tret in Kern yielded $3u0. Old peach an acre of Alfalfa in Kern yielded 3 toil of Hay at one cutting. A five year old French prune tree in Kern yielded a Loo Pound at one crop. Posit Fie it to 200 feet deep. Richer than the Nile Delta of Egypt. Produce from three to five crop each year. Choicest fruit land now Helling in Kern county for $00 and $70 per acre. Land not a Good i aching at i in ail Gec for Vogt and at for Fresno Quot of Eicr acre. There i Asphalt enough in the foot Hill of Kern county to Supply tin world for fifty year. J he Colony system of Kern county is the most stupendous system of it kind Iii existence. If ramification reach to tin uttermost part of the Earl 11 and it a representatives Iii All t in important cities of the world. It Hie Hundred and thirty five families have actually been located Iii Kern county during the past fifteen Inonu i. There i an Orange licit in Kern county thai Promise to rival that of Riverside in the near future. There is no secret about irrigation in Kern county. A child can do tin work. Roses urn fuchsias Bloom in Tho of thu air in Kern county the year round. Then arc no blizzards freshest Thunder storm or freeze outs in Kern county. A burnished steel gun barrel Laid on tin ground for six month during the summer and fail will not rust or corrode. The air i perfectly dry and invigorating for nine months of the year. Dot Elj ifs vim Ellam of Kern co until improvement co a. While pre ident. .1. J. Math Aisi Lier. Hic in cl1 Bakersfield bake ask i Kunk Al in Cor it a Cal. Offers for Sale pita i., m Hei m pm v a i Ca x i its Orchards Ani vineyards a k Krs Al old California. At. Low brim mid on easy term the Kern county improvement company is the Only reliable company in Kern a minty that make a busine1 and taking can of Orchards and vineyards for of planting non residents. E will <-11 you land Plant it to. Me and Trees mid bring it to tall bearing it prices that will net you too per re it on be investment after 3 year. We handle Only the Best land for fruit growing and non residents buying without seeing the lands ran rest assured of being treated fairly and Choice lots being selected for them and the very it rare and attention Given to them. This company is under tile direct management of tin a general banking business transacted. Sell Exchange on All the principal places Iii the world. Interest paid of term deposits i astr Kern county abstract co. Xxx. In. The Boston merchants. Otic acre o flu my in Kern yielded two crops of potato a a averaging 200 Bushel each. The irrigated Delta of Kern River comprise a country about Twenty Mill Square. One acre of Thompson Needles grape in Kern Only eighteen month old yield $300. Kern county i entertaining two and three distinguished tourists or excursions each week. Flu largest artificial Reservoir in America is Buena Vista Lake Reservoir in Kern county. One acre of land in Kern county Hun produced forty bushels of wheat and three tons of Alfalfa the same year. Contracts were let last. Week to mild a million Dollar local Railroad from Bakersfield and the construction of a half million Dollar canal to irrigate thirty thousand acres of land. The irrigation system of Kern county i the largest in America. This is w by the worlds fair commissioner a. Ii. De in Orvllle i now Here on a tour of inspection. Worlds fair lecture. Mon. A. La de in Orvllle the authorized travelling lecturer for the world fair arrived i Iii morning. He is a striking Young Man about 21 years of age Aud i very aniline and suave. He say lie a heard much of Kern county Aud it famous irrigation system Ami ant in pates a profitable visit. Ile made a tour of inspection this Forenoon by by artist Ami assistant and secret ii by til rower of the Kern county world fair association Aud representatives of the Kern Ltd minty land company. Speaking of our irrigation system oils de in Orvllle said that he intended to engraft mime of our View into i stereo Titan Lect in a a feature of America to be used lit Iii foreign lectures the importance of this cannot in Over estimated and we congratulate the Kern minty world s fair association Aud h w. Ferg Saou of a. J for the original suggestion which has made such a tiling possible. Kern county a a great future Aud j too much Praise cannot is Given to i those who do to to a list her to it j foil Rosili ution. Let every Lardy attend the ate crept i eau lecture tonight it Xnyder Aitro Hall. I tile occasion w ill it occur again. And All Kiru county raise Mon horse Cuttle than any other county in Fondu Kern county has three Hundred Day of Sunshine during the year. The Light Sunshine air and heat Iii Kern county produce the very us raisins peaches prune Aud Pear. Kern county grows the largest leaches known to Commerce. Some of them weigh Twenty time ounce. Analytical test show that they con Tain Mote sugar Titan any other peach grown the Kern Vaulty land company is the largest land company in America. I paid up capital ten million >$10,000,0001 Dollar. Kern county a the largest irrigation system in America and the largest system on Earth owned by private in j div dual. I his system includes three Hundred Miles of main canals with eleven Hundred Miles of laterals or ditches. The largest canal i 2o feet wide and seven feet deep. The Kern Delta in Kern county around Bakersfield is in alluvial de Hie Hundred Boston grocery Ami produce merchants will arrive at the Sumner Dot pot tomorrow morning at 7 o clock. They will remain with us Only three hours Lait we Are glad to say that they w ill have an Opportunity to see something of our county even during this Short stay. Our citizens decided that nothing of a satisfactory nature could i done in the Way of entertainment Iii the Brief time allotted to Bakersfield by this party. They argued that they could not do themselves or the excursion lists Justice in to abort a time. Then la Horne trill ii in t his position hut we Are glad to note that tin Kern county land company a of a different opinion. This company has arranged on it own account to meet these Eastern merchant it the depot at k of clock Sharp thursday morning and offer each and every one of them an Opportunity to see something of our irrigation system and tile grow ing City of Bakersfield. Such Public spirit Aud generous impulse will not in in vain and we Are Sun that Tho excursion lists will not soon forget Hie courtesies thus shown them. The remembrance of Kern county Are alway pleasant remembrance. Hv1tt Beo thees who Are Well known Iii the fruit Busine. They Are also proprietors of the Kern Valley Nursery situate on nineteenth Street Bakersfield California and Curry ii full Stock of All kinds of Trees and vines fruit Trees Shade Trees ornamental Trees roses Etc. Of every description at Tho lowest Market rat. Trues guaranteed nut to name and free from Iara to. For particular apply at the Nursery or address Kern county improvement co. Bakersfield Cal. Reference Kern Valier Bank. Bakersfield. A1 Dave Hirshfeld tbti3srndiez. ,. Real estate and insurance agents. Bitmap building Chester Avenue Bakersfield Cal. Lauds examined and values reported for ranks and estates. I. S. Lani office Bisi nos a specially. Bene collected and taxes raid for non residents. Cr�6 the or titles searched under a Durfee a a to a ski a Kim i so Kern Valley Bank of Bakersfield and Bank of Bakersfield. Grand leap year Ball i hider the auspices it get Rebecca Lodge noi7, to. Of. At Niederaur a opera House monday evening feb. 22d, Ai Birt Clay. At the pm Mizee of arrangement mrs. If. F. Condict mrs. K. M. Walker. Miss Kila Fay i Annie Hirshfeld c. Ii. Goldberg and Dave Irso Geld. P�?z.,.,i,t,, mrs. Ii. I. Borgwardt or. Mrs. H. F. Condict mrs. O. D. Fish ii. I he i Quot la 1111111111 b m is. I. Bryant m is. G. Brice Aud mrs. O. O. Mattson. Floor director miss Emma slender. Deaths. We id a is in Bakersfield february Iii mrs. In. J. Williams Mot Lur of or. J. Mud Eric or k. A. Aud �iinm-1 will gains aged 17 year. I be funeral will take place tomorrow thins Day at 2 p. In from flu residence of j. Med Traur. Friend Ami acquaintance i a a act fully invited. Is Holt agent for the celebrated Schuttler Wagon John Deere plows of every description Morgan spading Harrow Buckeye and Ghai Pion mowers Vineyard plows and cultivators surveys Phaeton arts Spring wagons in fact ii ,. I \ i Quot miss Lottie a nudist. Miss Annie Hirshfeld mis Kila fax mrs. I., r Loo a of Minitte Biebesheimer. Or. It. M. Walker. Tickets per couple including supper. $1.50. Notice desert land. Owens amp Eckhoff v. The Pioneer store is leaders 1�?~ito a Iii Kernville february by i sit 2, i Annie t to a a native of California Lim d v do. Miscellaneous Board and per lodging week. Ill i which Tanner. File i Irtis Dwain very 111 i no needed by an Orchard St or and harming implement Ai in is a. has Obix Al up \ to St Clam Schiau Rait Aud bulging Houe of jul Tim machine shop Al Sumner. Hwu a i Chil Chine i Doyt to Iii i Coffee ii Kotlier made. Hint we him Quot Tim to slav Branch of our Exter Ive Stoe in town and our prices the ing made this Branch nearly eau a Stire our customers tin a in shop a pertaining to that. Is inc largest by West. I Lav a specially we it of terms. Of ii our thin the Troy laundry we i Casi 1 estimate on i a the Phi Quot to vet your hotel and Barber dry done. Vii work it in Fuby took get after liar in i and hotel work done a chm Ali All ii order i Romp Fly Loik d after do tits .1, w it i la i. Pm Letoi it Bath tubs Hunt ii a visit to Mil store dark Busine tanks Etc every Rich at s. Land offi Cio at Visalia Cal., j december la Laid. I / Ign by. A i it having by Fin ent brei at \ tins office by Blackwell m. Smith against William King by Sert land entry no. Of dated april 7, 177, upon All of Section to town snip .0 South. Range to East in Kern county California with a View to the cancellation of said entry contestant alleging Eliut said land m u it entered by fraud in the in option of said entry that it the time of said entry Ever since and now said land would and will produce native grasses sufficient in Quantity ii unfed by grazing animals to make in Ordinary crop of Hay Iii usual seasons that at All times Himic mentioned said land would produce potatoes. Parley or other agricultural crop without irrigation in amount to make the cult cation reasonably remunerative that claimant hits not complied with the Law since entry by conducting water thereon or making ditches or Oiler Means of reclamation on information and belief contestant avers thut claimant Inis not acquired any wan r rigid for the purpose of reclaiming Aid land Aud that said entry was made for the Benefit of others than claimant the said 1 Artic Are hereby summoned to appear at ibis office on tin 7th Day of March Isa at to o clock a. In., to respond Aud furnish testimony concerning said alb rations. This citation is i sued on complaint filed june 22, Ltd. Fend it. I. Freeman receiver. Proprietors Kern islami Ehl nineteenth Ami a streets. Now the most comfortable place of resort in town buro wines , whiskies Aud liquors of All kinds. The Best lager Beer. For Choice brands of cigars we ask our old friends not to forget us and we cordially Welcome new Comers. Owens so Eekhoff Corner nineteenth and i. Streets brokers fled nov a def by Lema Nursery ii in give Edward a. Baer is All we ask. Iii Usi i Feld i Aff 2.tu fed Russ \ Tommie of Toole. Ton be it it Tori i fun none bul lib Bis by ids liquors anti cig if Wil d i i to 11 in n l i i novy is yol k time Oil if a i Mical 5 Ison seedless Raisio Iraq Levi a. Fruit Trees of every variety Shade tires Ami i c Sief and a tries intending to Plant value turds Aud o cards will find it to their interest to see in before buying. 7001 too Dpi 5 Roiter , agents top Kham Birl bins a nigh 51 pm truss pills n Lien Hie St a son opens j Ahall have a depot of incite the boat Orth be Low prices. Foe Southern hotel pharmacy in and 13 i an Xvi it is y ii 23 Oak Ersiel d to int j Wing Ca hundreds of thousands of smokers Are now using mastiff plug cur preferring it to All other tobaccos. It is pretty Safe to venture a trial on such precedents. Suppose you try a package and ascertain the cause of its popularity. An i reclaimed Resta it ii ant. Ii St., in a to stick. T. Job Boije Alkali neutralized licht of meals. F k. Will Holt left 111 \ Tex Pense in moving will Staple Aud i n i icy go by old stand in St in Eli Ami to Salvo j sell begs i re in of Cost Iii entire Stock of land i last or. A cries. I it re Good and Katie articles at Peri need open All night. Meals n in arte Bonni -4.m per Eek a Todt prices that will astonish von. Nevada Gypsum amp. Fertilizer co. Phone building. So a fran iwo col Geo be May Ding an f r a vljd3maw Kemem Bei a Lull Aud general Stort that the Etu Splet pm us Are of the i fest to Quality and consist of line it of everything kept Iii a Tivit loss j. P. Pace tobacco co. Richmond a t. J. Oboyle Salt est Block i it ii Street. Bakersfield a1. F. W. Ostek a Tou Hickox Horseshoe and bait shop Cor. F and Irith St Emilu acts f or nixed and All kind lug constructed. 7. St la Dak. Field Cal. I it build Akes Bains in shoeing f crippled trotting or running Horn Ai i Wagon making and establishment Cor. Nine Jeeuth Ami i streets Baker it Field. Cal. N particular attention Given to the repairing a a v farming implement Aud Genera Job wort

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