Clipped From San Francisco Chronicle

booksaplenty Member Photo

Clipped by booksaplenty

 - Vtrtsr K SaSssSBassBBSSSaB 1 Ml II - - - - - -...
Vtrtsr K SaSssSBassBBSSSaB 1 Ml II - - - - - - - - - - - - - i tf wyaasai y SAfrTODiVX oqrdBEK is lai s - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - n TULARE A COUNTY REMARKABLE FOR DIVERSIFIED - - - - iiwii t - - - - - - - - - TilAiniiA iv - - - - - r - 1 - VISIONS OF Vf SALIA ALL COME TRUE - - - J NEW HOTEL AT VI SALIA Supplying tlie one ti Visalia lacked this palatial new hotel furnishes roomy modern accommodations fortourists and for hotel dwellers Cltyfof Horrrts Earns Title - liy Building Better Houses toj Replace Old Ones BiaNEW HOTEERECTED Streak of Silvec Good rtbads and Optimistic Spirit v Proof of Progress - yViaiia In th rt of ron that weuld rlTV U promUtd lndM W - Tulir oountjr th Hndot awnl - uTroauoU U on ot thultt JlttU - oltlMon th mJuitnowv In yill th futur leok m brJhtt diamond In ttlnc of iUtvllirhU thr S00O buy iOulkp th mr - hanti and banxera on mir io Mirv inlnali tkr th btnk it poIU toul SU15W an lncre of llrmJ5JSJ n twelva - monthij ther thov - bank cUarlnt Jumped J798I - In lit months - It 1 thr th tradochannU Uadnd whr thlrty - lx tralna arriy inace itit vrv day - til tk ntmir lothl bltt lr nartb aftd th worldi moit fmo mountain rlon It l ubin a maaa ot pavad roadwhll ltaa north nouth at and wtll th thread In a ipldtry wb JTur i hiiinai men are about aa hit any In the State and are ady to convince all comera thaVVI - alia Is the best thlnf that ever hap - ffeinHaVAf nijiB of mall han jiij t Atntif In the laet twelve mentha eoared up to COot - t - - r vikaiia tuaaetta beau tiful homeej the greateat dUtlnctlon thatrty eltr may ajeert aa Ua Ight Old reeldencee are Hvl way to new OTJrtune and the typo ot anAuntalow that have been erect ed la evidence ot the hlh fUndard wh h ha Men reached In olvlo enter - prlee The tone 01 cuimr - - O Where Soil Work in Progreisive Citizens Add Jmprovernenls Where Nature Shower5 Her Bounty rw - UUARB COUNTY on ot the l largest counties ot the great San JL Joaquin valley lying tyt midway between San FrancUco and Los Angeles I a county of diversity climatic conditions and agricultural and horticultural resources Along the eastern portion of the county stretches th loftiest peeks the Sierra Nevada Including Mount Whitney the highest point In the United states The western portion the county lie upon th floor ot th great San Joaquin valley and a prao tlcally levet From th mountain ranges flow the Xaweh river and the Tula river Thee river furnish a vant amount of water tor Irrigation purposes and tor th generation of many thousand hore power of electrio energy Th north era portion ot th county 1 supplied by the water of Kings river with magnlflcent system of irrlgatloiu j PtlMPS nAisn WATKH Fon irrigation cnrosK There are now about UA acre1 under the gravity system and In ad dlUon to this there are about 1IIM0 aorea under pump Irrigation Cader thla system wells are drilled aach Individual owning HI water supply The great majority of pomp used this aytem ot irrigation are elec trically driven banker of thi city when most of the world began to see ghoste Th sentiment expressed by Mitchell and Olddlngi In response to inquiries was cheerful They are optimistic concerning the future tor with record - breaking cropa and plenty of mney It would be difficult to see anything but a healthful business future her Vlsalta 1 a city of solid finances sound Industries and satisfied eltlsen Carpenters are plying the hammer Industriously and brick mason are bussing about everywhere Th street by a number ot prominent business men and rancher has continued to grow an fait that each year it has been necessary to enlarge tho plant and buy more equipment in mosi modern and sanitary Improved machinery for making butter and cheese has been Installed and it pays out tt the dairymen In this district about 900000 annually The monthly pay roll I oouwTh creamery ha be - coin nationally known N J Bck who Is manager ot th company is at man who has made the making of butter 1 111 study end to hint Visalia owe much for producing some ot Company touches the 500000 mark Th two big fruit canneries that employ SOU persons during the season paid out in wages approximately 1250000 The Visalia Co - operative Creamery out 500000 in circulation In thlsi - lty and district J Sub John - suns output wa 100000 Th Elks transaction will flour 65000 These - figure are honest convincing and conclusive evldonce which only In part convey th real condition of affairs No effort has been made to marshal a full array of statistics from every quarter CITY TRANsFORMHD BY one of the1 finest In the State tnd th City Hall transformed an under - grown city to a full - fledged metropj oils resting on a solid base with head up and nerves a - tingle Visalia Is th natural gateway to one of the most wonderful panoramic regions in the united States It Is the point Of v plgrlmage for Sequoia and Ceatlaaed Page Along th tootlillU I tb famous oltru section ot Tulare county Her are to be found 4J60 aorea planted to orangearlemonsand other citrus fruits The peculiar combination oil and climate give Tulare eouaty oranges the early ripening quality peculiar to the dlstrlnt and orange from this region are placed In Eastern markets for Thanksgiving and Chrtstmas trade There are mny fine olive orchards in thl e tlon MILLIONS OF FOUNDS OF RAISINS OATHEnnD On the alluvial lands of the valley are thousand of acrea devoted to th cultivation of th deciduous fruits --MA

Clipped from
  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 13 Oct 1917, Sat,
  3. Page 5

booksaplenty Member Photo

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in