MESA COUNTY MAIL Fruita Colorado souvenir edition 1909

ILLUSTRATED SOUVENIR EDITION OF THE MESA COUNTY MAIL, Fruita, Colorado, January 1909

 

Illustrated Souvenir Edition of The Mesa County Mail, Fruita, Colorado, January 1909, special newspaper-published promotional.

 

 

Original printed light-pink wrappers; 48 pages; illustrated.  Publication dimensions: 8-1/2 inches by 11 inches.

Promotional/prospectus written and edited by Wagner & Hickman, The Mesa County Mail, Fruita, Colorado.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This scarce publication — no listings in OCLC or in Wynar — reads like a prospectus, yet provides historical, cultural, and agricultural details, illustrated with photographs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Articles include: An Old Timer Writes Entertainingly of the Past History of Fruita; Rev. Geo. W. Belsey Writes of the Present Conditions at Fruita (1909); Rev. Geo. W.Belsey Predicts a Glowing Future for Fruita; Something about the kind of Climate that is Enjoyed by the People of Fruita; E. W. Terrill Tells About Past and Present School Conditions at Fruita ….

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Also, promotion of a Verner Z. Reed and Reed Investment Company development: The New Orchard Town of Loma, five and a Half Miles West of Fruita; The Loma Town and Land Company; and, The Western Sugar and Land Company.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Numerous local advertisements for Fruita businesses such as The Beach-Peiffer Mercantile Company, Francis P. Adams, M.D., C. H. Barnes Cash Hardware and Grocery; The Fruita Mercantile Company Cash Store; John W. Roth, The Reliable Real Estate Man; and more.

 

 

 

 

 

Condition: very good plus

Price: $875.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

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