Arizona Republican 16 March 1893 p. 8 column 1

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Arizona Republican 16 March 1893 p. 8 column 1 - for for ! ot : r. • • C. A. Hooper. L. W. Blinn...
for for ! ot : r. • • C. A. Hooper. L. W. Blinn and W. D. Hauler and wives to Granville Ride- nonr and son, warranty deed to e sw %, sec 27, tp 1 n, r 4 e, $1,000. WILD CAMELS. A Herd Recently Discovered ' - Near Phoenix. A Reminder of an Unprofitable In vestment by Uncle Sam Twenty Years Ago. Gal. the injunction a in declare were Recorder tomorrow very men the President Benjamin E. Lower, of the Orange Belt Canal company, and A J. Porterie returned yesterday from trip 19 the Eagle Tail mountains to in spect'ihe Voltaire copper claim sold last week by Mr. Porterie to tbe Orange Belt Land and Canal company. President President Lower is well pleased with the purcbaee and will consider the question of establishing a reservoir in that vicinity. vicinity. The company's canal according according to the original plan will be built almost to the mining claim. There is an abundance of water in that locality and the company will probably construct an immense reservoir by which the canal system may be considerably considerably enlarged and water also obtained obtained for mining purposes. On their return daybefore yesterday Messrs Lower and Porterie ran across a herd of nine camels the relic of an importation importation made by the government twentv years ago. At the suggestion of Admiral Porter a number of camels were brought from Syria to be used for military purposes. It was found however however that the sharp stone* of the American American desert rendered the animals useless and they were turned loose.* About five years ago Uncle Sam abandoned the camel industry and sold bis claim to some enterprising -gentleman who I believed Australia preeented a profita- case top dying get vant you. still you of

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  1. Arizona Republic,
  2. 16 Mar 1893, Thu,
  3. Page 8

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