England, H. W.

Sometimes printed as W.H. England.


SPOUSESGlennie England


PARENTS: Josiah Meyers (step-father), Mrs. Josiah Meyers

-Mr. England is running a truck garden for the Chandler Improvement Company.

His garden is located across the railroad tracks about a quarter mile, and recently he has bought a lot in town.

In the garden, he has planted 18,000 onions which will be ready in about six weeks for the market.  He has a half acre of tomato seed.  Also he has planted lettuce and radishes which will be ready in a few weeks.  There is also an acre of potatoes.  (Chandler Arizonan 2/28/1913)

-Mr. England brought into town his new radishes last Saturday.  His son sold all twelve dozen to Mrs. Rush of Rush Cafe for market price.  (Chandler Arizonan 3/14/1913)

-On his five acres, Mr. England is growing spinach and beets which will be ready in a few days.  His young onions are doing nicely, and the rest of his vegetation is almost doing well.  (Chandler Arizonan 4/4/1913)

-The warm weather has caused Mr. England's plants to grow faster than expected and before demand.  He now has many young vegetables for sale including radishess, onions, spinach, turnips, lettuce, beets, peas, and chard.  In a few weeks, he will have beans, squash, cucumbers, melons, potatoes, sweet potatoes, and carrots.

He hopes to sell it in Chandler and anyone interested should contact him.  (Chandler Arizonan 4/18/1913)

-Mr. England has shown that beets grow well in Chandler.  He brought in three beets weighing 17.5 pounds.  The seeds were planted on January 15th.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/6/1913)

-Mr. England's step-father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Josiah Meyers, have left for San Pedro to catch a steamer to Seattle, and then to Spokane to visit a daughter.  Then they will go home to Galesburg, Illinois.  They have been visiting for several months.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/6/1913)

-Mr. England picked his first tomatoes on Saturday, and since then has been selling to the local market.  He is harvesting his cucumbers and cabbages.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/20/1913)

-Mr. England donated 50 cents to the 4th of July celebration.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/27/1913)

-Mr. England's young son had surgery on his adnoids.  (Chandler Arizonan 7/25/1913)

-Mr. England and his family moved to San Diego this week to make their future home.  Mr. England hopes to come back to Chandler one day.  (Chandler Arizonan 7/25/1913)

-Mr. England went to San Diego to work with other horticulturist to lay out the exposition grounds.  (Chandler Arizonan 8/1/1913)