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This Indenture, made the ninth day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and five, between Henry Hatfield, of the County of Los Angeles, State of California, the party of the first part, and Hiram Hatfield, of the County and State aforesaid, the party of the second part.
Witnesseth, That the said party of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of Ten Dollars, Gold Coin of the United States of America, to him in hand paid by said party of the second part, the re-ceipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, does by these presents, Grant, Bargain and Sell, convey and confirm, unto the said party of the second part, and to his heirs and assigns forever, all those certain lots, pieces or parcels of land situate, lying and being in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, and bounded and particularly described as follows, to-wit:
Together with all and singular the tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining, and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues and profits thereof:
To have and to hold all and singular the said' premises, together with the appurtenances, from and after the death of the party of the first part, unto said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, forever; reserving unto said party of the first part all and singular the said premises and each and every part thereof during the lifetime of said party of the first part, for his sole use, benefit and behoof, with the right to have, hold, occupy and enjoy the aforesaid premises, together with the rents, issues, profits and proceeds arising therefrom, wholly free from the control, interference, debts and liabilities of said party of the second part or any other person whomsoever.
In Witness Whereof, The said party of the first part has hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written.
Henry Hatfield. (Seal.)