1916 – Irrigation

Olympians will throng to Yelm Ditch Opening 

Chamber of Commerce Obtains Autos for Excursion to Ceremony at Irrigation Canal 

Olympia automobile excursionists will leave from the Chamber of Commerce this morning at 9 o’clock for Yelm, where the Yelm Irrigation company will hold the formal opening of its $100,000 Thurston county project.           

Delegations from towns and cities in this section of the country, including Tacoma, will attend the opening, and Olympia is planning on sending the biggest delegation.   The Morning Olympian     June 28th 1916

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