Isham Case employment

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Isham Case employment - year OLD FERRYMAN TESTIFIES Eben Jordan who...
year OLD FERRYMAN TESTIFIES Eben Jordan who went to Oakland In 1852 and was captain of the ferryboats San Antonio and Oakland swears that he sighted dry land from his steamer on both sides of Oakland creek when the tide was out and J S Emery who was in Oakland before there was any Oakland asserts that one day in the year 1860 he walked from what is now the bay end of the training wall to the shore before the tide came As the contention of the Harriman road is that It owns as far as the mud is bare to the sun when the tide Is low the purpose of these tales of the old - time water authorities is evident Isham Case who is employed by the Southern Pacific on the Alameda mole came to Oakland in the year 1X52 and served as a clerk on a ferry - boat alsA haa an opportunity to see the rhud when the tide was out in that year and he remembers it Antonio Rogers saw it too He was employed on the ferry - boat Vaquero in the years from 1860 Ho 1865 George Taylor swears that he arrested a Chinese fisherman on the same mud in the1 year 1876 and as he had to remain there with his prisoner for several hours he saw Just how far the tide went out and how much mud there was UNCLE GEORGE OVERLOOKED

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 30 Jan 1906, Tue,
  3. Page 9

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