After the September fire, adobe, concrete, and brick were used to construct a more substantial town.
Since 1946 Bob Bradshaw had helped motion picture companies filming in the Verde Valley and Sedona areas.
J. O. Mullen was Superintendent of Schools for 31 years. During the early 1900's, schools were closed about 30% of the time due to epidemics such as smallpox, scarlet fever, diphtheria, etc.
A fire in the center of town on the east side of Main Street during February was followed by the fire that destroyed most of the west side of Main Street during April of 1925. One year later, on the first anniversary, most of the buildings had been rebuilt.
Camp Funston, where Yavapai County recruits were trained during World War I, was identified as a source of the influenza epidemic.
In Arizona Territory, this was a legal holiday observed on the first Friday of February. Later, Arbor Day was celebrated on the first Friday of February in the southern counties and the first Friday of April in the northern counties. Arbor Day is now observed on the last Friday of April.
The mine at Jerome was shipping 12 railroad cars of 25% copper ore daily, and plans were made to build a smelter.
The Marcus J. Lawrence Memorial Hospital building became a senior citizens' home.
One year before the new smelter at Clarkdale began operations and four years before the new smelter at Verde/Clemenceau began filling the skies with smoke, farms, orchards, and vineyards were thriving. Irrigation water from artesian wells drilled after 1911 and ditch development brought agricultural prosperity to valley farmers who sold what they produced to the residents of the mining and smelter towns.
The proposed dam was expected to be built until the stock market crashed during October.
In addition to the new building, a nearby building was remodeled for high school students.
Phoenix Cement Company began operations during 1959 and will begin an expansion plan during the fall of 1960 which includes the addition of another rotary kiln.
"Mountain Dew" collected recently ate its way through the sides of the jug. "White Mule" exploded with enough force to imbed glass in the office furniture.
Arizona men voted on November 5, 1912, to give women the right to vote and hold public office. Arizona was one of the last to ratify the 19th Amendment in 1920.
The Methodist - Baptist Church Building was occupied and enlarged by the Baptist congregation.
The Methodist - Baptist Church Building was obtained by the Town of Cottonwood in 1982. It is currently being remodeled for use as a brew pub.