Affidavit as to Assessment Work on the Oil Spouter Oil Claim in the year 1906.
State of California, County of Ventura, ss.
John Brown, being duly sworn, deposes and says:
That the Oil Spouter Oil Claim, situate in the Sespe Petroleum Mining District, County of Ventura, State of California, was located March 21 st, 1905, by Dennis Fogarty, Peter Smith, Allen Jones, Dick Robinson, Albert Davis, Eben Edmunds, Abram Cohn, and said John Brown, and the location notice thereof was recorded March 23rd, 1905, in Book 4, page 234, of Mining Claims, in the office of the County Recorder of said County of Ventura;
That said locators and owners caused labor and improvements to be made on said Claim in the year 1906 to the value of at least One Hundred Dollars; that such labor and improvements consisted of the making of a road on said claim and the grading of a site for an oil well derrick thereon, and such expenditure was made by said owners for the purpose of holding said claim.
John Brown. Subscribed and sworn to before me, this 10th day of December, A. D. 1906.
Richard Roe, Notary Public in and for the County of Ventura, State of California.