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San Mateo

COUNTY & CITY OFFICIALS

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1889-1928

 

 

 

 

1889

San Mateo County

County Seat, Redwood City.

 

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk and Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-W. H. Kinne-Republican

Auditor-Geo. Barker-Republican

Tax Collector-H. S. Pitcher-Democrat

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

District Attorney-Geo. H. Buck-Democrat

Coroner and Public Administrator-James Crowe-Republican

Surveyor-Wm. B. Gilbert-Republican

Superior Judge-Edward F. Head-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 1-A. F. Green-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 2 Jas F. Lawrence-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 3-John Stafford-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 4-Jos. B. Freitas-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 5-H. B. Adair-Republican

 

1891

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk and Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-W. H. Kinne-Republican

Tax Collector-H. S. Pitcher-Democrat

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-Geo. Barker-Republican

District Attorney-Geo. W. Fox-Democrat

Assessor-Geo. W. Lovie-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-J. F. Utter-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-Jas. Crowe-Republican

Surveyor-D. Bromfield-Republican

Superior Judge-Geo. H. Buck-Democrat

Supervisor, District No. 1-A. F. Green-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 2-W. B. Lawrence-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 3-John Stafford-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 4-J. B. Freitas-Republican

Supervisor, District No. 5-H. B. Adair-Republican

 

1893

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk and Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-W. P. McEvoy-Democrat

Tax Collector-H. S. Pitcher-Democrat

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-Geo. Barker-Republican

District Attorney-H. W. Walker-Republican

Assessor-Geo. W. Lovie-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-J. F. Utter-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-Jas. Crowe-Republican

Surveyor-D. Bromfield-Republican

Superior Judge-Geo. H. Buck-Democrat

Supervisor-Jacob Bryan-Democrat

Supervisor-W. B. Lawrence-Republican

Supervisor-P. H. McEvoy-Republican

Supervisor-Peter Burke-Republican

Supervisor-H. B. Adair-Republican

 

1895

San Mateo County (31st Class)

County Seat, Redwood City.

Area, 470 square miles.

Population, 10,087.

 

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk and Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-Wm. P. McEvoy-Democrat

Tax Collector-F. M. Granger-Republican

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-George Barker-Republican

District Attorney-H. W. Walker-Republican

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-Miss Etta M. Tilton-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-James Crawe-Republican

Surveyor-W. B. Gilbert-Republican

Superior Judge-G. H. Buck-Democrat

Supervisor-Jacob Bryan-Democrat

Supervisor-J. J. Brown-Democrat

Supervisor-P. H. McEvoy-Democrat

Supervisor-Peter Burke-Democrat

Supervisor-H. B. Adair-Republican

 

1899

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk and Recorder-M. H. Thompson-Republican

Sheriff-J. H. Mansfield-Democrat

Tax Collector-F. M. Granger-Republican

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-George Barker-Republican

District Attorney-J. J. Bullock-Republican

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-Miss Etta M. Tilton-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-James Crowe-Republican

Surveyor-W. B. Gilbert-Republican

Superior Judge-G. H. Buck-Democrat

Supervisor-H. Q. Tilton-Republican

Supervisor-J. H. Coleman-Republican

Supervisor-P. H. McEvoy-Democrat

Supervisor-J. Debenedetti-Democrat

Supervisor-John McCormick-Republican

 

1903

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk-H. W. Schaberg-Republican

Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-J. H. Mansfield-Democrat

Tax Collector-F. M. Granger-Republican

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-George Barker-Republican

District Attorney-J. J. Bullock-Republican

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-Miss Etta M. Tilton-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-James Crowe-Republican

Surveyor-W. B. Gilbert-Republican

Superior Judge-G. H. Buck-Democrat

Supervisor-J. Eikerenkotter-Republican

Supervisor-J. H. Coleman-Republican

Supervisor-P. H. McEvoy-Independent

Supervisor-J. Debenedetti-Democrat

Supervisor-C. L. McCracken-Republican

 

1907

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk-Joseph H. Nash-Republican

Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-R. S. Chatham-Republican

Tax Collector-C. L. McCracken-Republican

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-W. H. Underhill-Republican

District Attorney-Joseph J. Bullock-Republican

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-Roy W. Cloud-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-H. G. Plymire-Republican

Surveyor-James V. Neuman-Republican

Superior Judge-George H. Buck-Democrat

 

Office-Name of Officer-Politics-Residence Address

Supervisor Chairman-J. H. Coleman-Republican- San Mateo

Supervisor -J. Eikerenkotter-Republican-So. San Francisco

Supervisor-John MacBain-Republican-Menlo Park

Supervisor-J. Debenedetti-Democrat-Halfmoon Bay

Supervisor-D. E. Blackburn-Independent-Pescadero

 

1909

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk-Joseph H. Nash-Republican

Recorder-J. F. Johnston-Republican

Sheriff-R. S. Chatham-Republican

Tax Collector-C. L. McCracken-Republican

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-W. H. Underhill-Republican

District Attorney-Joseph J. Bullock-Republican

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-Roy W. Cloud-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-H. G. Plymire-Republican

Surveyor-James V. Neuman-Republican

Superior Judge-George H. Buck-Democrat

 

Office-Name of Officer-Politics-Residence Address

Supervisor Chairman-P. H. McEvoy-Democrat-Menlo Park

Supervisor -James T. Casey-Democrat-Colma

Supervisor-J. H. Coleman-Republican-San Mateo

Supervisor-Jos. M. Francis-Democrat-Half Moon Bay

Supervisor-D. E. Blackburn-Independent-Pescadero

 

1911

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Politics

County Clerk-Joseph H. Nash-Republican

Recorder-H. O. Heiner-Republican

Sheriff-J. H. Mansfield-Democrat

Tax Collector-A. McSweeney-Republican

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-Republican

Auditor-W. H. Underhill-Republican

District Attorney-Franklin Swart-Democrat

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-Republican

Superintendent of Schools-Roy W. Cloud-Republican

Coroner and Public Administrator-H. G. Plymire-Republican

Surveyor-James V. Neuman-Republican

Superior Judge-George H. Buck-Democrat

 

Office-Name of Officer-Politics-Residence Address

Supervisor Chairman-P. H. McEvoy-Democrat-Menlo Park

Supervisor –Jas. T. Casey-Democrat-Colma

Supervisor-Wm. H. Brown-Democrat-San Mateo

Supervisor-Jos. M. Francis-Democrat-Half Moon Bay

Supervisor-D. E. Blackburn-Independent-Pescadero

 

 

City Governments

 

Town of Burlingame

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population, 1565.  In Incorporated under general laws in 1908.  Territory annexed January 3, 1911, and February 28, 1911.  Name changed to city of Burlingame June 9, 1911.

 

President of Trustees, Gustave J. McGregor

Trustee, August Berg

Trustee, Erica Lange

Trustee, Elbridge M. Moores

Trustee, Ernest N. Smith

Clerk and Assessor, J. R. Murphy

Treasurer, C. E. Dunshee

Marshal and Tax Collector, G. E. Jones

City Attorney, John F. Davis

Engineer and Superintendent of Streets, E. Wold

Recorder, George N. Anderson

 

Daly City

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population, 3000.  Incorporated March 22, 1911.

 

President of Trustees, B.C. Ross

Trustee, Edward Freyer

Trustee, Al J. Green

Trustee, S. L. Sandini

Trustee, C. L. Biebel

City Clerk, George N. Smith

City Attorney, Vincent Surr

City Treasurer, T. Sheehan

Marshal, Eugene Lucey

 

City of Hillsborough

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population, 750.  Incorporated under general laws in 1910.  Territory annexed July 20, 1910.

 

President of Trustees, W. A. Brewer

Trustee, Henry T. Scott

Trustee, Samuel Knight

Trustee, George H. Howard

Trustee, Norris K. Davis

City Clerk, John A. Hoely

City Attorney, Arthur A. Redington

City Treasurer, William H. Crocker

Marshal, Gerhard L. Conens

 

Menlo Park

San Mateo County.  Incorporated under special act of the Legislature in 1874.  Repealed in 1876.

 

Redwood City

Sixth  class.  San Mateo County.  Population, 2442.  Originally incorporated under special act of the Legislature in 1868; amended in 1870 and 1872; amended and revised in 1894.  Incorporated under general laws in 1897.  Territory annexed in 1903.

 

President of Trustees, George A. Merrill

Trustee, George A. Deleau

Trustee, Joseph J. Hahir

Trustee, Chris J. Hynding

Trustee, Edward Sampson

City Clerk, G. C. Plump

City Attorney, Alpert Mansfield

City Treasurer, F. K. Towne

Marshal, J.P. Coleman

 

City of San Mateo

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population, 4,384.  Incorporated under general laws in 1894.  Territory annexed in 1910.

 

President of Trustees, M. J. Powers

Trustee, Terence Masterson

Trustee, Frank E. McCormick

Trustee, G. H. Campbell

Trustee, J. J. O'Brien

City Clerk, Elma F. Early

City Attorney, Charles N. Kirkbride

City Treasurer, H. W. Hagen

Marshal, M. F. Boland

 

City of South San Francisco

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population 1989.  Incorporated under general laws on September 21, 1908.

 

President of Trustees, F. A. Cunningham

Trustee, George W. Holston

Trustee, J. H. Kelley

Trustee, T. L. Hickey

Trustee, J. C. McGovern

City Clerk, William J. Smith

City Attorney, J. W. Colberd

City Treasurer, Charles Louis Kauffman

Marshal, Henry William Kneese

 

1913-1915

San Mateo County

Office-Name of Officer-Salary

County Clerk-Joseph H. Nash-$3,000

Sheriff-M. Sheehan-2,700

Tax Collector-A. McSweeney-4,500

Treasurer-P. P. Chamberlain-1,800

Recorder-H. O. Heiner-3,500

Auditor-J. J. Shields-1,800

District Attorney-Franklin Swart-2,400

Assessor-C. D. Hayward-4,000

Superintendent of Schools-Roy W. Cloud-2,100

Coroner and Public Administrator-H. G. Plymire-Fees

Surveyor-James V. Neuman-1,600

Superior Judge-George H. Buck-4,000

 

Office-Name of Officer-Politics-Residence Address

Supervisor Chairman-Joseph M. Francis-Half Moon Bay

Supervisor –James T. Casey-Colma

Supervisor-Wm. H. Brown-San Mateo

Supervisor-John MacBain-Menlo Park

Supervisor-C. V. Thompson-Pescadero

 

Justices of the Peace

Township 1 Daly City, Ellis C. Johnson

Township 1 San Bruno, John F. Davis

Township 2 San Mateo, J. A. McCormick

Township 2 Burlingame, Porter E. Lamb

Township 3 Redwood City, George W. Seeley

Township 4 Half Moon Bay, John Pitcher

Township's 5 Pescadero, A. W. Woodhams

 

Constables

Township 1, Daily City, J. H. Parker

Township 1 South San Francisco, J. C.  Wallace

Township 2 Burlingame, Ferguson Owen

Township 2 San Mateo, John Flynn

Township 3 Menlo Park, M. H. Walsh

Township 4 Half Moon Bay, Fred Simmons

Township 5 Pescadero, John F. Bennett

 

City Government

 

Town of Burlingame

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population 1565.  Incorporated under general laws in 1908.  Territory annexed January 3, 1987, and February 28, 1911.  Name changed to city of Burlingame June 9, 1911.

 

President of Trustees, E. M. Moores

Trustee, August Berg

Trustee, Edward V. Chevalier

Trustee, William H. Pearson

Trustee, William Waters

City Clerk, James R. Murphy

City Attorney, John F. Davis

City Treasurer, John F. Doherty

Marshal, George E. Jones

 

Daly City

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population 3,000.  Incorporated March 22, 1911.

President of Trustees, B.C. Ross

Trustee, Thomas P. Moran

Trustees, Edward Freyer

Trustee, S. A. Landini

Trustee, Charles L. Biebel

City Clerk, George N. Smith

City Attorney, J. H. Morris

City Treasury, T. Sheehan

Marshal, Eugene J. Lucey

 

City of Hillsborough

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population (1910) 750.  Estimated population (1914) 850.  Incorporated under general laws in 1910.  Territory annexed July 20, 1910.  Territory and next September 22, 1913.

 

President of Trustees, W. A. Brewer

Trustee, Norris K. Davis

Trustee, George H. Howard

Trustee, Samuel Knight

Trustees, Henry T. Scott

City Clerk, John H. Hoey

City Attorney A. H. Redington

City Treasurer, Charles T. Crocker

Marshal, G. L. Cronens

 

Menlo Park

San Mateo County.  Incorporated under special act of the Legislature in 1874.  Repealed in 1876.

 

Redwood City

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population 2442.  Originally incorporated under special act of the Legislature in 1868; amended in 1870 and 1872; amended and revised in 1894.  Incorporated under general laws in 1897.  Territory annexed in 1903.

 

Chairman, George A. Merrill

Trustee, George A. Deleau

Trustee, Joseph J. Hahir

Trustee, E. H. Sampson

Trustee, H. C. Tuchsen

City Clerk, G. C. Plump

City Attorney, Albert Mansfield

City Treasurer, Frank K. Towne

Marshal, James P. Coleman

 

Town of San Bruno

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Estimated population (1914) 1500.  Incorporated December 23, 1914.

 

President of Trustees, Louis H. Traeger

Trustee, George W. Edwards

Trustee, Fred C. Russell

Trustee, J. J. Hearne

Trustee, Emil Gibouret

City Clerk, H. A. Bewley

City Attorney, Mason & Locke

City Treasurer, Herman Matthiesen

 

 

City of San Mateo

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population 4384.  Incorporated under general laws in 1894.  Territory annexed in 1910.  Commission form of government.

 

President of Trustees, F. P. Simmen

Commissioner Public Affairs, F. P. Simmen

Commissioner Public Health and Safety, Thomas J. Brady

Commissioner Revenue and Finance, W. J. Eva

Commissioner of Streets, T. Masterson

Commissioner Public Works, F. E. McCormick

City Clerk, Elma F. Early

City Attorney, Charles N. Kirkbride

City Treasurer, Henry W. Hagen

Marshal, A. A. McCombs

Health Officer, Dr. W. C. McLean

Superintendent of Streets, George A. Bartlett

City Engineer, D. Bromfield

City Recorder, Carl W. Elfving

 

 

City of South San Francisco

Sixth class.  San Mateo County.  Population (1910) 1,989.  Estimated population (1914) 3,500.  Incorporated under general laws on September 21, 1908.

 

President of Trustees, George W. Holston

Trustee, F. A. Cunningham

Trustee, J. H. Kelley

Trustee, J. C. McGovern

Trustee, George H. Wallace

City Clerk, William J. Smith

City Attorney, J. W. Coleberd

City Treasurer, E. P. Kauffmann

Marshal, H. W. Kneese

 

1924

San Mateo County

County Clerk, Elizabeth M. Kneese

Sheriff, T. C. McGovern

Tax Collector, A. McSweeney

Treasurer, P. P. Chamberlain

Recorder, D.C. Rice

Auditor, J. J. Shields

District Attorney, F. Swart

Assessor, D. P. Flynn

Coroner and Public Administrator, Dr. W. A. Brook

Superior Judge, George H. Buck

Surveyor, George A. Kneese

Probation Officer, Francis T. Rapp

Horticultural Commissioner, A. W. Tate, Jr.

Purchasing Agent, E. H. Werder

Sealer of Weights and Measures, Edward J. Ford

Librarian, Edna Holroyd

Health Officer, Dr. F. Holmes Smith

Superintendent of Schools, Roy W. Cloud

 

SUPERVISORS

Chairman, Dr. C. V. Thompson, Pescadero

John McBain, Menlo Park

Manuel Francis, Half Moon Bay

Thomas L. Hickey, South San Francisco

Rosalie M. Brown, San Mateo

 

JUSTICES OF THE PEACE

Township No. 1 Daly City, Ellis C. Johnson

Township No. 1 South San Francisco, Edward Farrell

Township No. 2 San Mateo, Josephine M. Lamb

Township No. 2 Burlingame, Walter M. Bird

Township No. 3 Redwood City, Ray Griffin

Township No. 4 Half Moon Bay, C. W. Borden

Township No. 5 Pescadero, A. W. Woodhams

 

CONSTABLES

Township No. 1 Daly City, S. A. Landini

Township No. 1 South San Francisco, J. C. Wallace

Township No. 2 Burlingame, F. Owen

Township No. 2 San Mateo, M. F. Boland

Township No. 3 Menlo Park, James B. Logan

Township No. 4 Half Moon Bay, Fred A. Simmons

Township No. 5 Pescadero, Walter H. Moore

 

City Government

 

Town of Atherton

Sixth class.

President of Trustees, Edward L. Eyre

Trustee, F. H. Crosby

Trustee, Cutler L. Bonestell

Trustee, M. A. Harris

Trustee, Eli Wiel

Town Clerk, Clarence R. Walter

Treasurer, C. F. Michaels

Recorder, J. W. Classen

Marshal, E. W. Westphal

Town Attorney, Arthur H. Redington

P. O. address of Town Clerk, Mills Building, San Francisco

 

City of Burlingame

President of Trustees, W. H. Pearson

Trustee, Ernest C. Douglas

Trustee, John R. Lynden

Trustee, Frank Lindsay

Trustee, E. E. Johnson

Clerk and Assessor, J. R. Murphy

Treasurer, John V. Doherty

Attorney, John F. Davis

Marshal, John J. Harper

Recorder, Albert A. Meyer

 

Daly City

City of Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 5,500.

President of Trustees, H. H. Smith

Trustee, T. P. Moran

Trustee, T. F. O’Rourk

Trustee, H. Sundermann

Trustee, F. L. Hensley

Clerk and Assessor, B.C. Ross

Attorney, J. E. McCurdy

Treasurer, A. L. Stockton

Marshal and Tax Collector, J. T. Doyle

Superintendent Water System, J. J. Kennedy

Recorder, Ellis C. Johnson

Engineer, George A. Kneese

Poundmaster, J. J. Sullivan

 

Town of Hillsborough

City of Sixth class.  Population (estimated) in 1000.

 

President of Trustees, W. A. Brewer

Trustee, Henry W. Poett

Trustee, George H. Howard

Trustee, Samuel Knight

Trustee, Henry T. Scott

Clerk, John A. Hoey

Attorney, A. H. Redington

Treasurer, William Prescott Scott

Marshal, C. M. Hirschey

P. O. Address of Clerk, Box 235, Burlingame

P. O. Address of Marshal, San Mateo

 

Redwood City

Sixth class.  Population 4,500. 

Chairman of Trustees, George W. McNulty

Trustee, Carl K. Mabie

Trustee, H. A. Beeger

Trustee, M. E. Ryan

Trustee, A. E. Monteith

Clerk, W. A. Price

Treasurer and Tax Collector, F. K. Towne

Attorney, Albert Mansfield

Superintendent of Streets and Water, C. L. Dimmitt

Electrician, C. L. Collins

Health Officer, Dr. J. P. H. Dykes

Fire Chief, Mark Ryan

Engineer, C. L. Dimmitt

Marshal, C. L. Collins

Superintendent of Parks, George Hopkins

Building and Plumbing Inspector, Con. Drathman

 

City of San Bruno

Sixth class.  Population 1562

President of Trustees, J. T. O'Connor

Clerk, Nettie A. Willits

Attorney, H. A. Postlethwaite

Treasurer, Joseph A. Cunningham

Marshal, Carl C. Lewis

Recorder, J. M. Custer

Engineer, George Kneese

 

City of San Mateo

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 7000.

President of Counsel, F. J. Smith

Councilman, J. E. Casey

Councilman, J. F. Fairbanks

Councilman, W. J. Eva

Councilman, J. J. Sharon

Attorney, J. E. McCurdy

Clerk, F. W. Foster

Treasurer, Charles A. Ginnever

Chief of Police, Thomas F. Burke

Health Officer, Dr. W. C. McLean

City Manager, C. F. Price

 

City of South San Francisco

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 4500.

President of Trustees, G. W. Holston

Trustee, J. W. Pitt

Trustee, F. A. Cunningham

Trustee, A. J. Eschelbach

Trustee, H. Scampini

Clerk, Dan McSweeney

Treasurer, E. P. Kauffmann

Attorney, J. W. Coleberd

Marshal, C. C. Conrad

 

1928

San Mateo County

Present population, 65,000.

Incorporated communities within San Mateo County are: Atherton, Burlingame, Daly City, Hillsborough, Lawndale, Menlo Park, Redwood City (County C.), San Bruno, San Carlos, San Mateo and South San Francisco.

 

Land area, 477 square miles.

 

Altitude varies from sea level on bay and ocean shores to 2,555 feet on mountainous ridge of the peninsula.

 

Length of paved highways, 175 miles, which include the world-famous El Camino Real.  Greatly increased mileage will result from the beautiful Skyline Boulevard and the Bay Shore Highway, and the Ocean Shore Highway, under organization.

 

Notable and extensive parks among the California Redwoods are: County Memorial Park, Islam Redwoods Shrine Park and the Native Sons’ Park.

 

In the lake country are found Crystal Springs Lakes, San Andreas Lake, Emerald Lake, Searsville Lake, and Pilarcitos Lake, as scenic attractions.

 

In the redwood forest along the La Honda Canyon Highway to the ocean shore are resorts such as Bonzagni’s Forest Lodge, Big Tree Inn, Troutmere and La Honda.

 

Ocean shore playgrounds are found near Pescadero, Pebble Beach, San Gregorio, Purisima, Halfmoon Bay, Martin's Beach, Miramar, Granada, Princeton, Moss Beach, Sandy Beach, Rockaway, Brighton and Salada Beach.

 

South San Francisco has 29 industries, capitalized at $31 million, employing 3,500 people, within annual payroll of $7 million.

 

Redwood City is next with 18 industries and $2 million payroll.

 

Other communities having industries are Colma 14, San Mateo 12, Burlingame 5, Daly City 4, San Bruno, Millbrae and Leslie 2 each, and Menlo Park 1.  Total in County, 89.

 

The assessed valuation of property in San Mateo Calumny in 1927 was $50,201,488.  Assessed value of real estate, $25,372,605.  Assessed value improvements thereon, $25,372,605.  Assessed value improvements thereon, $16,378,945.  Assessed value of personal property, $3,289,365.  Assessed value of money and solvent credits, $584,650.  Assessed value of non operative property, $45,625,565.  Assessed value on operative roll, $2,507,347.  Total assessed value of property as returned by the county auditor, $48,132,912 (30 percent true value).  Value of railroads assessed by State Board of Equalization, $2,068,576.  Funded debt, $990,500.

 

County tax rate, 1927, in the incorporated territory, $2.48 per $100, and in unincorporated territory, $2.98 per $100.

 

Banking needs of peninsula communities are met by 16 banks with deposits exceeding $20 million.

 

Verified whether record show that Redwood City, but the County C., over a 36-year period, has had an average of 233 clear days, 132 cloudy days, and 43 rainy days (0.01 precipitation) each year.  That's city's average rainfall was 19.95 inches, Menlo Park was 16.88, and San Mateo 21.14.

 

Redwood City' s mean annual temperature over four years from 1912-1916 was 61 degrees and the United States Whether Bureau reports that of Los Angeles at 62.3 degrees, and San Diego at 61.3 degrees.

 

Over a four-year period, in Redwood City, the average temperature of August, the warmest month, was 70 degrees Fahrenheit, and that of January, the coldest month, was 51 degrees Fahrenheit. 

 

Officers of San Mateo County

 

County Clerk, Elizabeth M. Kneese

Sheriff, James J. McGrath

Tax Collector, A.  McSweeney

Treasurer, Grace L. Cooper

Recorder, T. C. Rice

Auditor, J. J. Shields

District Attorney, F. Swart

Assessor, D. P. Flynn

Coroner and Public Administrator, Dr. J. C. McGovern

Survey or, George A. Kneese

Probation Officer, Francis T. Rapp

Horticultural Commissioner, A. W. Tate, Jr.

Purchasing Agent, E. H. Werder

Sealer of Weights and Measures, Edward J. Ford

Librarian, Edna Holroyd

Superintendent of Schools, Pansy Jewett Abbott

Health Officer, Dr. F. Holmes Smith

Superior Judge, George H. Buck

 

SUPERVISORS

Chairman, John W. Poole, Redwood City

Dr. C. V. Thompson, Pescadero

Manuel Francis, Half Moon Bay

Thomas L. Hickey, South San Francisco

Rosalie M. Brown, San Mateo

 

JUSTICES OF THE PEACE

Township 1 Daly City, Ellis C. Johnson

Township 1 South San Francisco, Edward Farrell

Township 2 San Mateo, John J. McGrath

Township 2 Burlingame, P. W. Jackson

Township 3 Redwood City, Ray Griffin

Township 4 Half Moon Bay, W. T. Wightman

Township 5 Pescadero, A.  W. Woodhams

 

CONSTABLES

Township 1 Daly City, S. A.  Landini

Township 1 South San Francisco, J. C. Wallace

Township 2 Burlingame, F. Owen

Township 2 San Mateo M. F. Boland

Township 3 Menlo Park, Frank P. Roach

Township 4 Half Moon Bay, Fred A. Simmons

Township 5 Pescadero, Walter H. Moore

 

 

City Government

 

Town of Atherton

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 1000.

Mayor, M. A. Harris

Councilman, Joseph A. Donohue

Councilman, Edward L. Eyre

Councilman, C. H. Merrill

Councilman, Clarence R. Walter

Treasurer, C. F. Michaels

Attorney, Arthur H. Redington

Judge, G. Elmer Jennings

Chief of Police (acting), Clarence R. Walter

Clerk, G. Elmer Jennings

 

City of Belmont

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 900.

Councilman, C.L. Jordan

Councilman, C. J. Messner

Councilman, L. C. Vannier

Councilman, H. C. Warren

Treasurer, S. J. Cook

Attorney, Roger Sherman

Judge, S. J. Cook

Chief of Police, H. C. Caldwell

Clerk, D. W. Callen

 

 

City of Burlingame

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 15,000.

Mayor, C. A.  Buck

Councilman, Harry A.  Totten

Councilman, F. Peterson

Councilman, H. E. Jenkens

Councilman, Rockwell L. Srone

Treasurer, Frank A. Bloom

Attorney, John F. Davis

Judge, Joseph V. Gaffey

Chief of Police, John J. Harper

Clerk, James R. Murphy

 

 

Daly City

City of Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 8,500.

Mayor, H. H. Smith

Councilman, A. Bodien

Councilman, T. O’Rourk

Councilman, T. P. Moran

Councilman, H. Sundermann

Treasurer, A.  L. Stockton

Attorney, J. E. McCurdy

Judge, Ellis C. Johnson

Chief of Police, J. T. Doyle

Clerk, B.C. Ross

 

Town of Hillsborough

City of Sixth class.  Population (estimated) in 1300.

Mayor, Robert G. Hooker

Councilman, George H. Howard

Councilman, Henry N. Poett

Councilman, George A. Pope

Councilman, William Prescott Scott

Treasurer, Bernard W. Ford

Attorney, A. H. Redington

Judge, Elliot McAllister

Chief of Police, C. M. Hirschey

Clerk, John A. Hoey

P. O. Box 235, Burlingame

 

Menlo Park

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 2650.

Mayor, W. H. Weeden

Councilman, J. C. Ellis

Councilman, Alfred E. Blake

Councilman, W. E. Dale

Councilman, Alexander Walker

Treasurer, J. William Ryan

Attorney, George K. Whitworth

Judge, Edgar P. Clough

Chief of Police, Thomas Furman

Clerk, Fannie I. Kurtz

 

 

Redwood City

Sixth class.  Population 10,000. 

Mayor, H. A. Beeger

Councilman, Z. T. Thorning

Councilman, D. R. Stafford

Councilman, G. W. McNulty

Councilman, E. M. Dearborn

Treasurer, B. E. Myers

Attorney, Albert Mansfield

Judge, Albert Mansfield

Chief of Police, C. L. Collins

Clerk, W. A. Price

 

City of San Bruno

Sixth class.  Population 2000.

Mayor, J. T. O'Connor

Councilman, William Maurer

Councilman, Norman M. Nasits

Councilman, F. Holmes Smith

Councilman, Louis Traeger

Treasurer, Joseph A. Cunningham

Attorney, H. A. Postlethwaite

Judge, R. Rapsey

Chief of Police, W. L. Maher

Clerk, Nettie A. Willits

 

City of San Carlos

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 1500.

Mayor, J. H. Martin

Councilman, J. B. Bryan

Councilman, W. J. Scott

Councilman, E. R. Burton

Councilman, E. H. James

Treasurer, B. A. Lindberg

Attorney, Albert Mansfield

Judge, Albert Mansfield

Chief of Police, E. J. Wheeler

Clerk, Julius M. Edling

 

City of San Mateo

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 16,000.

Mayor, F. E. Beer

Councilman, A. J. Watson

Councilman, J. E. Casey

Councilman, Aylett R. Cotton

Councilman, Martin A. Poss

Treasurer, Charles A. Ginnever

Attorney, J. E. McCurdy

Judge, George A. Kertell

Chief of Police, Thomas F. Burke

City Manager, Oscar F. Weissgerber

Clerk, E. W. Foster

 

 

City of South San Francisco

Sixth class.  Population (estimated) 7000.

Mayor, A. J. Eschelbach

Councilman, Andrew Hynding

Councilman, Rod Tibbetts

Councilman, Reese Lloyd

Councilman, M. Minucciani

Treasurer, E. P. Kauffmann

Attorney, J. W. Coleberd

Judge, E. Farrell

Chief of Police, Louis Belloni

Clerk, Assessor and Tax Collector, Dan McSweeney

 

 


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