1906 May 26 - H E Irish - Santa Cruz Sentinel - Boomers
IRISH REPORTS IN1ERI0R DISTRICTS AS BOOMING EARTHQUAKE HAS MADE NO AITIUJCIABLE DIFFERENCE TO PEOPLE IX VALLEYS. A "Sentinel" reporter had an in terview with H. E. Irish today just before he left to rejoin the Santa Cruz Boomers on their tour of the State. iMr. Irish says that after leaving San Jose on their trip the Boomers heard no word of the earthquake or saw no bad effects of it. Every where 'the people were busier than usual; crops were reported excellent and confidence is absolutely restored It has been the habit of many people from the interior, especially! the wealthier citizens of the mining towns, to spend their vacations in San Francisco, and they are almost unanimous in their desire to conu to Santa Cruz this summer. As has been so often proven, if they come once they are sure to keep coming, summer after summer. In other words they "get the habit".