Bowles Estate as public playground
Park Board Urged to Buy Bowles Estate Purchase of the Phillip E. Bowles home in Claremont for $700,000 for public playground or park was urged upon the board of playground directors last night by Mayor Davie, and will be followed by an inspection o fthe grounds by the directors, according to, decision taken last night. . The tract is 70 acres In area and is priced at f 10,000 per acre. Adjoining the tract is the Claremont Countr yclub. .President E. M. Sanborn of the park board asserted that he would favor the acquisition of the tract for ft park.