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About The Times-herald. (Burns, Harney County, Or.) 1896-1929 | View Entire Issue (Feb. 8, 1919)
SATURDAY. Ff.ERUARY 8. I8I
Entered at the Post Office at Burns,
Oregon, as Second Class Matter.
PETITION IXIl AN lltltlUATION
To be Prccnted fix 0 If Court
of Harney County. State of Ore
gon, on the Bth lay of March, IB1Q
TO THE HONORAHLE COUNTY'
COURT OF HARNEY COUNTY,
We, the undersigned Citizens of
the United Slates, whose names have
been personally signed to this petl
tion, constituting a majority of the
owners of land Irrigated it suscepti
ble of Irrigation within the bound
aries hereinafter described, or who
ere the holders of an uncompleted
title or contract to purchase state
lands under the laws of the State of
Oregon, or who are bona fide claim
. nis to lands under the laws of tha
of the SW of NEH of said Bectlon Section
17; thence south to the east quarter Ruction
oorner of said Section 17; thence,
cast to the North easl corner of tttoj
NWV, ofSW'i or Section 1 ti ; thence
smith to the South-east comer of said
NW', of SWV4 of Section 16; theme
east to the North-east corner of the
SK'J of SWVi of said Section tti,
thence south to the conter of Section
81; thence oast to the east quarter
corner of said Section 21; thence
south to tho 8outh-oast corner of
said Section 21; thence east to the
North-oast corner of Section 27;
thence- south to the east quartor cor
ner of said Section 27; thence east Section
to the center of Section 26; theme Section
south to the SOUth quarter corner of Section
said Section 2G:thunce east to the Section
North quarter comer of Section 36; ; Section
thence south to the center of said Section
Section .16; thenco east to tho east
quarter corner of said Section IS; I
thence south to tha south-east cor-:
net of said Section 116 T. M S. I!.;
;i2 B.; thence easl to tha worth easl
fi. All " 038. 4'J acres
7, Lets fl, 10.
11. 12 and
nevj nev, io.7n aorei
1 1 ,
Seel, on 10,
corner Of bol I I" Section ! l. IB BOOUOn
s. it. ISM B.; thence south to the Section
luth-east earner of the sw; of Section
NV'i Of said Sec l Ion Bj thence ea.it BeCtlOD
1 1 .
638 98 acres
64 0. acres
Section 3r. All 030.08 acrei
BeetlOS. 36, All 481.08 acres
Township 2fi South. Range BSVl DaSl
480 60 acrei
Raectlon 15, All
Section 16, All
Mrs. Ida Denstedl
S. Iniyler Whiting.
VVb"ti the Germans lose the
me f SBafikes and Muns It will;
a i:kii Ml aBgejlgWated (lermany
to the east quarter corner of Section Township II South.
: ; them south to the South ea il
orner of said section 4; thence easl
'(i tha N.irth-cast corner Of Section
1 1 ; tic couth to the South i I
corner of Section 2:! T. II S, R. IS
Range 10 Bast:
(127 :ill acres
Section I, All
Township -! South. lUtage IS Bast:
Section IS, beta :!. 4,
United States, each being over the il1111 tu "" Intersection with the Section
age of 21 years, and the name Of present Meander Line of MglBettr BeeUon
each appearing upon the last assess- Lake; thence in a general soulh- Section
ment roll for Harney County, Oregon, I weethrn direction following said Me- Section
and each having the qualifications lender Line of Malheur Lake to the Section
required of petitioners and electors, I outh Quarter corner of Section I in Section
under the laws of tho State of Ore- ' T. 26 S. I!. II E.; thence north to the Section
".on for organizing Irrigation dis
tricts, being desirous of forming an
irrigation district embracing the
hereli afti r designated within
the boundaries hereafter described
el forth, and utilizing l!i 1
waters of Silries BlYer and lis tribu
tarieB, Foley Slougli and Poison
;,. for the purp 1 ol Irrigation
the reclamation of said I
io 1 rovide for the reconstruc
1 on, bettermi nt, extension, purcl 1
1 of i r : -
north quarter corner of snid Section Section 88, N'W',
3 said T. and It.; thence north to the
north quarter corner of Bectlon 14
t. si s R. "2 B . ; thence eeei to the
north ea 1 ' irner of said Sec, ion 34;
mirth to : be Noli h-t a it i orner
Hon 2 Ti thence weel to tha
North irner or section 10 T,
". i R SS 1:.; thenee weal to the
north quartor corner of Bectlon 20
T, 28 s. R, i-:.; thenee north to
the north quarter corner of Bectlon
14; t to the Bout!
Township 1 1 South
n works already constructed, cornor of tho SW 4 of SK', of Sec-
BNd for domestic purpose . do I.
ititlon your Honorable Cout as
That it is the intent ami purpo
organize un irrigation district u
and by Virtue of the district irriga
tion laws of the State of Oregon ai
set fortii in Chapter 357, General
Laws of Oregon. 1017, providing for
the organization and management of
irrigation districts, and
That your Honorable body pro-
ed with such dispatch as may be
uuder said law to call an election for
the purposes above set forth and to
do all things necessary under sa'd
iaw for the formation of said dis
trict, deslgtating the time and piece
for voting at said election, nnd
Si i m I,
leel .'i 7.
tion II; them rib to the North- Section IS,
eact corner of the N'W4 of sk1, of Bectlon 14,
Soctlon 11; thence east to the easl Bectlon i"i.
'quarter corner of said Bectlon LI; section ir..
ortb to the North-vast corner Section 17.
of said Section 11; thenee eust to Section IS.
the south-west comer of theSE'4 of Section It,
si-:', 01 Section l; theme north to Section, 10,
tho North-east corner of the NW1, Section 21,
of SK', Of said Sectionl; thence 0Ul Section 22.
to the east quarter corner of said ' Section IS,
Section l; theme north to the North- Bectlon 24.
easl comer of said Sec. 1 T. 25 S. P.. ' Section 25,
II B. ; thence north to the eust quae- Section 26,
ten orner of Bee. SO T. 14 S. II. :11 Section 27,
B.; thence west to the center of Sec- Section ;!.".
tion .'!,'; thenci! north to the north Section 36,
quarter corner of said Section 35; Township
thence west to the North-west corner i Section
610 ss ii c
114. II acres
I lit). acres
Range ' i Bast i
642 SS acts
;; SS a
Section 17, All
Section 18, All 489.98 acrei
ertlon 19, All 487.75 acres
Section 20, All 602.46 acres
Section 21, All 563.73 acres
Section 22, All 664.44 acres (
Section 23, All 413.99 aero
Section 26. hots I and 2 30.31 aires
Section 27. Lots 1,2 I,
and 4 122.29 acres
Section 2S. Lot I I 1.11 acrcH
Section ft, Lot! 1. 2 56.25 ucres
Section 10, All 440.34 acTS
Section 31, Lots I. 2, 3 96 90 acres
Township II South. Range 81 Kast ,
. North of Malheur Lake,
Si .Mj.ii l. Lots 1. 2. 3 26.94 in res
Ion 2, Lots 1, I, I .4,
5. ti. 7, 8, it HI 84 acres
Bectlon I, i.ots l, 2. :i I,
7 8, !. 10 183 o at rt
Total ncreagc of 80.606.72 more
or less, according to the tlovern
ini nt surveys thereof.
All In conformity with the forego
ing and under the Laws of the Stute
of Oregon, and YOPR PETITION
ERS WILL EVER PRAY:
NAMES 01" PETITIONERS:
P. ti Smith.
&4o40jn-rJ BwuHHioiiuivHnHiiiiiBf tiii(iiiiiiiiiiinra SBsTM
YOUR HOME INSTITtn ION
Thf polii y uf ihiK Bai k I moulded to
providf lilurn ly for H ' Ir ffMcVal rc-qtrfn -menlsot'
Mel (kpfil'nf without, huw vt r,
Jeopardizing Lba itiU;oati -f t!-f many.
8afety alwayi ;'nr hpbIi 'aroe ebonnvtr ko1
liiisincss jfjdgti nt pormi it.
Depoaita 1 ' to ' ' ' guard
ttr ing direotoii V' !nH '
sivc manairt m ot, bankii i
simple reai urvt t, 1 ' ini i "'
rona always corhe Hi t.
1 y a
tlilp i Smith.
V. C, Coza'l.
I70.TI acn Hubert J. smith.
;77. hi acres Geo. Whiting,
874.71 act C. A. Bweek,
857 30 acri A C, Welt onto,
16 at i t.iry Thonberg,
UNITED STATES DEPOSITA :Y
Hariisy Eirarrtg Hilinnal Hank I
f nun . r, , ureguri rw.
"YOUR K0h INSTlTUTiON"
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J. II. Cttlp,
Su in Mothersheed,
teres Che t i
mre lie Lerei
ii is I Calvin McHuffy.
That the boundaries and deacrln-lof Section 84; theme north to the
tion of the lands under said district
ire as follows, to-wlt:
Reginning at the North-west cor
:'er of Lot 7 of Section 2 3 Township
22 South. Range ;o Kast, thence east
to the North-east corner of said Lot
7 Soctlon 23; thence south to the
enter of said Section 23; thence
-oat to the center of Section 24;
thence south to the south quarter
oru,er of said Section 24; thence
ast to the South-east corner of said
Section 24 T. 22 S. R. 30 E.; thence
North-east corner of Section 2S;
thence west Io the Northwest corner
of Section 2!; thence north to th
ee i quarter corner of Section rj;
ihei.ee west to the west quarter cor
ner of said Section 19; (hence BOfth I Section
to the North-wetl corner of Section I
T. 84 B. R 31 E.; thence north to the Section
Olen ii Burger,
A. s. Swain,
James B, Pearson.
Mrs. l.ela Millar.
II. R. (iouldlu.
W. B, Huston.
Leon M. Ilruwn,
0, N. Jameson,
C. L. Rued.
I N Ilughet.
ai.Ti s , Kred Lunuhurg.
acres I J. M. Oalton.
II. B. Pe'nbody.
I, B lltbbard.
C B Mcl'beeters.
I), n. Varies),
Moll!.- I. Smith.
ui res '
acres T v Stephens.
North-west Corner of Section 18 T. 'Section 19.
22 S. It. 31 K.; thence east to the , Section
N irth-eeet corner of said Section IS; Section
1 1 me north to an Intersection wlliij
the channel of Sllvles River near the Section
North-east corner of Lot 4 of Sectlou , Section
1 1 . W '
south to the south-west corner of Sec
tion 30 In T. 22 S. R. 31 K.; thence 7 of said T. and R.; thence following
-ast to the South-east corner of said the channel of Sllvles River In a
.Section 30; thence south to the west ! Northwesterly direction to an Inter
quarter corner of Section 32;tben-'e section with the North quarter cor
east to the center of said Section 32; ner of Section 7; thence west to the
i hence south to the North-east corner
of the SEVi of 8WV4 of said Section
32; thence east to the North-east
orner of the SE4 of 8EH of said
: '. inn. 32; i hence south to the South
North-west corner of said Section 7
T. 23 S. It. 31 K. ; thence west to the
South-west corner of Section I In T.
2 3 S. It. 30 E.; thence north to the
North-west corner of said Section 1
Section 3 1.
Section 3 2.
ast corner of said Section 32 T. 22 ' said T. and R.; thence north to the Township 2& South
4 South. Range 32
Lots 9. 10.
11. 12. Eft.
SK', tlf.SI acrei
S'j Nl:'t 500.
All 637.40 acrei I. II lluyni.
All 644.06 aires Edith Have.
640. acres I A. K. II. George,
and 'il II Keedi.
472.76 acr-s Hlanche Sltz.
160. acres, R. R. Sltz,
C25.41 acres Dr. M Hand Cattcraon
63 3.69 acrus
ltnge 31 Kast:
, 1:3 wm VAy
S. R. 31 E.; thence east to the North
east corner of Section 3 In T. 28 S. It.
: I B.i thence soutli to the North
.vest corner of Section 14; thence east
to the North-east comer of aald
Section 14; thenee .south to the west
quarter corner of Section 13; thenee
eat to the east quarter corner of
Mid Section 13 T. 23 S. II. 31 K.
thence east to the easl quarter corner
01 Section 18 T, 23 S. It. 32 E.,
North-west corner of Section 3 In
T. 22 S. It. 30 E.; thence west to the
south quarter corner of Suction 26;
thenco north to the center of said
Section 26; thence wost to the west
quarter corner of said Section 26;
thence north to the North-west cor
ner of said Section 26; thenco east
to the South-west corner of Lot 4 of
Section 23; thenco north to the
North-west corner of Lot 2 of said
1. : sk',
11, E, SK',
Township 25 Soutli,
Heme south to the South-east cor-1 Section 23; thenee east to the place Section
of beginning, all In Harney County,
Btata of Oregon.
That the irrigable land embraced
h n the above described bounds
comprise the following, to-wlt;
Tom ii: Ii i South, Range 80 I I
Section 2:;. Lots 2. I, 4,
:.. 8, 7, NH
ner ef said Bectlon 18; thence East
to the North-east corner of Section
20; thence south tO the South-east
1 irner Ol aid '. I ion 20 ; them e
easl to the north quarter corner ol
Section 2S; thence south to the centi r
hi B ictlon 2:; ; i hence wesl " the - t
quarter corner ol Bectlon 81; thence
Ii to i be Soul ii i '
said Section 21 t. 2.: B, ft, 82 Bs I BB
thence south to the Bouth-wesi oorner Bectlon :.", swv,
ol Section 8 T. 24 S. R, 32 B ! liieme. Sec I ion 81, All
aaal to the north quarter corner Boetlon 26, KVj
Of BeetlOD 7; thence lioutli to the NW
center Ol aald Section 7; thence euM Section 81, All
io the North-east corner of Lot 6 of Township 22 Soutli, Range 31 Kast:
said Sectlou 7; thence south to the Section 31, All 624.96 acres
:. outh -east comer of Lot 5 or said Section 32, HW1, and
Motion 7, thence east to the north SVi SK' 240. acres
quarter orner of Section 17; thence Township 23 South Range 31 East:
i.nutli to the North-east corner of the Section 3, All 636.41 acre:,
gflU of NW',; of said Section 17; Section 4, All 486.59 acrwe
thence east lo the Nofth Hsf corner Bectloa & All
:.. el Ion
Seel i .i
.-1 . . on
Bet ' "hi
636.20 acres' Section 34, E Vi
314. SI eores
a i i
Mury A. Oard,
J W Oravei.
('. II. Ausiiiuh
J. H Hill.
J. T. Baker,
J. C. reasiiian.
C. T. Miller,
(.'has. R. Peterson,
('. J. Johnson.
N. P. Kiddle.
M. li. Hayes,
L. B, ulp,
J W. Higgs,
II II Mace.
II. L. Mure.
I), a. Oihhe,
Belle c Hayes,
Marv B, Dixon,
'' II Leonurd,
N. Brown 4c Sons, Inc., by Hen llrown,
Muna-er and Treasurer
.1. L. Vurluu Kstute, by I). N. Varlen,
A. 0. Welcome, Maggie M. Levens.
Executors Estate of J. C. Welcome
R. W. Cosed,
t:. H. McPheeters Estate, by C.
Mrs. L. Horton,
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