Chandler Ranch

    Table of contents
    No headers

     

    (This could be the Chandler Improvement Co. Ranch, listed in the 1921 and 1923 Chandler City Directories as being at the "ft" (foot?) of Boston St.)

     

    -Foreman F.E. Blackshere says 1400 acres of hay will be harvested starting Monday.  He will use a large group of men to get it done rapidly.  They expect 1,500 tons from the cutting.  (Chandler Arizonan 4/18/1913)

    -Foreman Blackshere announced Tuesday the completion of the cutting of 600 acres of alfalfa which averaged a ton per acre.  A sample of the alfalfa over five feet tall was sent to Los Angeles office for exhibition purposes.  (Chandler Arizonan 5/9/1913)

    -The blacksmith shop at the farm headquarters has been closed, and all future work will be Mr. Clements.

    Clarence Arnold who ran the shop will be working for Mr. Clements.  (Chandler Arizonan 7/18/1913)

    -Mrs. Lola Eldridge has left her position as cook at the eating house to open her own cafe wtih her daughter, Clara.  (Chandler Arizonan 8/8/1913)

    Comments

    You must login to post a comment.

    Attach file

    Attachments