This Indenture, Made the 10th day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and five, between Abner Parmely, Alonzo Jones, Charles O'Hara and Jerome Curtis, of the County of Ventura, State of California, the parties of the first part, and J. D. Foster, of the County and State aforesaid, the party of the second part, witnesseth: That the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of Five Hundred Dollars, gold coin of the United States of America, to them in hand paid by said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have granted, bargained, sold, remised, released, and forever quit-claimed, and by these presents do grant, bargain, sell, remise, release and forever quit-claim, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns, that certain placer mining ground, situate, in the County of Ventura, State of California, in the Little Sespe Placer Mining District, known as and called "My Dream Mine," containing 80 acres, more or less, located January 1, 1905, the location notice thereof being of record in the office of the County Recorder of said County of Ventura, in Book 12 of Mining Claims, at page 231, to which said notice and the said record thereof reference is hereby made, as a part hereof, for the purposes of description; together with all the dips, spurs and angles, and also all the metals, ores, gold and silver bearing quartz, rock and earth therein; and all the rights, privileges and franchises thereto incident, appendant and appurtenant, or therewith usually had and enjoyed; and also, all and singular the tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances thereto belonging, or in anywise appertaining, and the rents, issues and profits thereof; and, also, all the estate, right, title, interest, property, possession, claim and demand whatsoever, as well in law as in equity, of the said parties of the first part, of, in, or to the said premises, and every part and parcel thereof, with the appurtenances.
[Note - In a conveyance of oil lands, the wording would be: "Together with all and all kinds of oil, petroleum, maltha, asphaltum, brea, and rock and earth containing these and other hydro-carbon and kindred substances therein," etc.]
To have and to hold, all and singular, the said premises, together with the appurtenances and privileges thereto incident, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever.
In witness whereof, the said parties of the first part have hereunto set their hands and seals, the day and year first above written.
Abner Parmely, (Seal)
Alonzo Jones, (Seal)
Charles O'Hara, (Seal)
Jerome Curtis. (Seal) (Acknowledgment.)