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l'A" Ill, I.\sle ,'s lillO.1<- los articulus ,k e."pOrl:'t(:i611
Ilue "I pai,; 1m 1('lIido los LielIll'0s colullialc:s,)' "ollslil,,!a IIna <Ie
las ftl,:at..:R d" rj'llll'ZU J1I1Dclpaks "II aqul'l1as renlOlas ,:pocas, 1-:1 Mil,
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la ell pr"111lI:ci6u 30\1.11f1I,1 1'111.'1 y.,lJe <I,.. i\JaUDB,
1-;1 clIlll\O rk csh- (rutu COJn('llI/' a cuallllil ..1 caf': prilldpil', 'I
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COCOA,' • 'fhis 1,ICl'lI Ollt' Ql Ih" pduci [Jill t'''lJo"rti ng ttr1lrh:s
'lilhe C:OttTltt'y ... Ie. since lite Colonial ,lu."5. allilllilS CQlJstiluted Illl,'
lll'! fl'SOUI'Ct'S of the C!<llllltr)', IlJ thl' r 173;, ,,-bell C05.W Rica
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rli' ",,' 0:11 ',' !'cC<lllSt: it Oil LIIe- uig·h Iii wltcr<1 til
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climate: Whlllt:sOIIll', 1111'.
prict's Wl'fe obtained ill foreign mor­
kds, whil'lt (,·' ... wiLb the p"lTuJiar
l'ir(t1I1;<,I;l1Ic<, o! IIg allk I,ll lllil.k,'
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oul lrJlITllhlio: 11J1I1; {rom
huUl", 11lll,k it till: i,l(al crop,
[II lItHl 11liUl:Jer tlh' I'oc",a ,.i1UlI·
iug was r"dtlrul 10 a mi lIirnlllll , uutil
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ALlon 01 ":5 cents lnf ,"X;Ui
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r<:;'Ht,I' Lo yiel,1 i.l crop, 'thin was a
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COl'oa llils l,,<:u morc llDd
Ulor(: \ E":lf'.
Il is to 1I11:lItioll I."rt tlLal
wltell tilt' la\\' Lv compen5ale with a
pr"'lJI illllt, "'a, ;sstll..I, l1le fir,;!. persons
thal umlertoo],; to u:p!nrc til" "irgiu
lands "t R.,\'.:utazon and "url'lJIlIH!
autl Who p, :I tIling
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au" wih.! dOll Pantlle.)l1
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'ktor don l'rauci6co Hun­
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TII.I."-!'I' H, Con,z(l; l"ter nn Fflhinn R&t:p;·
\,tl, 11011 Rit'iJr,lo '·ululn.Dc.:l, and
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Oil f,ll l it I.., SI.IIl .llhaltJ", lirst lew ;'r":lllI!' Uh'll,
did all work, hlWillg- llJ tlh'!'L 1',... rythLrl., net,oJ ... 1
for th.,ir lH;mith.. for llJ... ir slIl,s;st .. ncl', fUf tll .. ;r d,·' .. nsl:
IIll,ll"'sid,,s for lheir pla11laliolls, Til" :so iilr bl0\\U Wll'
th" cl'lt:lJTaled ?>IalillJ, cocoa. "'hich lar,.: .. pOI.is, \\'illl t::Tulas
of:J \'L'ry rid. f1R\'Of'; tbis \\'as the 0111' plalllt:i, all,] much to their
a]]ll rel{rc=l, aiLd Sl'\'l'1l r-ars "'ailitlg, til.: g:.I\'e Cluly
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it1 u ltLxurinnl m:l1llwr has UI:I'a beeu loun,,[ ouL Ne'"
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credlltl 10. tlrk<oks, sinO po I, pl<"] lcci611 copio.. a Ik los llliSlIlOS.
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tit' eaea l'e'lUlt'r 'n lr ·s ailos para IIcsarrollarsc' y dar ';11 prilllf'T3 co­
s,' ,I 01, ,il:ui.·nd" I" <ntoll('I'S ell ,Iel Idllle pru]ucielJdo ulla c lJ:.l
1U1 allllall1l'ble, y ('1>1111 n m'tzor('as llllr"llk todo ,·1 ufio.
J.,,, i m m 'k caC(lO Dllsi,f"rOldll COlllO 111la c1,.las illl'I:r·
S:OIll:S d .. c< piiill, pll"''' cst! IlLlr:1ci6u I:S <it: (I m;;s ano,;.
l'.\l:i,:,-E Le t'!; d ',rulln (jILt' l'inD R rn"ic:u."· a (1),111 I{ica ('Ollill
llllt' tiL: os ... rliclllo!i c1<: txporl.acI6.
..., \ i t' de nl01 0 10 ili·o que (·1 cafl' Sv lrnjo dl; In llabHll:t a
ag-o w<!,; ')11\.1· tIl" ".,hi "li'Jfl of 11'111 '"HI lll( I:,'ul'r "r ti'l'
111Hlarial eli lrh;ts, can UO\Y lril -t'r:-;",t rut" IU.I!I\" :udc:' _0 \
dirvc:tiolL! t! ·Pl1 ill p:lrltlr cars.
A Dl'W "llIle rs !I1t"r to ,·D<.:th·n and lo :,
hdl"r f01111 ali 11 \0 j C '(}: p1all il"':. 'the l'Dtl d }-'rtlit C" Ill'all\'
had e"'lablis Il I ilsf'lf 0 plant han Ill(" I" I '10': 9mlt',
e'onlral'ls "'1\ '<'\'<'1' IYfllltf>d h"lll." (;1llt lhis iTLLil "Ill: ll'" III
he sold to Un' COlllPil..·l.\. 'fllis husi n-'s. '\iL Ul\\1ly. l rc I g-ou I
1m' lb<: possi li'ity f 01 "hallg i con,iilioDS I r ,,- k II" 11 at Ill, lanl'
mi. ht me 11' l, prvmplnl Iessfs Ricurl (l and RaSa,:'
YiI1af,.i1ILca to sLiIIl panting' "oc '" I'd\\"n ·11" r" .0; 0: \; ;1nas i:l
tb .il' far III ,XE\I·Pllll'r., ;;tll:lllr'/ Oil LlI,· hi I ,; Ill' til, Rt'ITll1dllJl'
Riv ",:ampl· was f 1I0\\<:',1 tilt: t·, til' Ihln,
,Irisi 'r;;, e" d" It', E'<j11 ·A, l't(., , 1111111 tll' "J "'1i""y iLsl'lf,
Lit' g'l>'"l r ,.'lllL' 1ms adn],IIc1 Ll" "i
l'lltllt ,I;,; boUt l,all;\lI. 5 amI co(' 'il (O,lftI11l'r, :J' Ihi, bs! IIr'."lurl c:t:,
out Ii I'P tlL,· bIUUlll:IS t l1H11Ig-h mall)' <.: Tltt"- CI)I'f)11 .,.(fLl\ i:;
(I sta Ri"a h,,· hl"'l'lIlf' :nl import,l1t artic" of ilJlll/sLn' :111':
exporLation, '11,,1 it is :111 ..aSy Illi It'r t.. pl(,)h "y thul in tl.:.<: ,'Il\1fS,'
lit '1 do"", years or so, til incolll <. <:ril·",.1 froln it will ;i1lrpll,;s Ir,
far, tha1 ol.tnillcd from cil leT' ('ollet: or hUll
In latLt'r .ITnt ! 1",1'· Ill'" I. 'til l:l.r. 't' c /Coo plll II I 1ivUfi 111,1 ,
amon' them call c-ilcd lilt' '"I" oj lICr. L3pra,k', 1,11) pl1li''1I'1I'
COIl,;ln1C ,,<I a ilia ,Iulle of Itis 1>11'11 (. IU' 1'-; , I" ,In' II· ,',",ot, "mil,
a'; I.h,' rain, ill hlt pUl 01 Ill, "uILlttry "" ir 'lit \ t ., 11! ,"'11 iou.,.
,nd I 'i:holll a 1'1 ,III rh'oI 11':<' il lJl'c' 11' 1. .illiL:.tllt 1.1 ,Try t I'
,11 put in I:l\1Il1ili"11 It r ,·xfJl"l.
:'III'. Cn'il f,in,]", \\·110 1.i' disl.il "Ili.•lll' I ( I' hi:; Ill;n,:,
alld dari:I.'-: "11 'r has ,Ll .':on lilt<, t:(K'Ui1 ell] IIr II "xk",
with01tLrlill!l 1L tC'\COR ·.xprt<:r.11l lH\Slb
.S..-tlill, (gr .<tI,) 11'0111 111 5111111l 11.ltinttnr" :ltld 1 pr 'I" r,'s il f,,:'
,'x port wilh hi,; all.] illl] 1'''\'0''' m, iller), broll ')1' sho::
tim, :I. °for lhat pllrpD.'<:,
'I'be <:xportali"n r,( llriu.':: t;' yeur 11 HIIIIlIl It ,I I"
7M;, I) prJ1lu,I', \ 'hil'll ','g ti,er II'lth :1I11nnnt Cl n,IlLU"d : . II", COl"'"
(1'.1' sll(m. tlml il fIn '(1')' 11'1' 111,.[ will r. I·"t.
'fla> 1; }Ih Ill' lo,r H']Bptetl , ill,' cUIt.iYaLi,m III ......-1 I l' );"1 r·
'111,1, IOUII I 1I\:<lr ..o "I :tllii f'IJ],m' tL:. !JIlin tltI l)l)l l'.'·":­
lioll, 1I'11.n: UI,' t ULI tlf[ lIr<: :<lHI .1,' !>"ji IlI'n,. dallll>' Th.
In ,·s La1«: lhr.·,· : \,;\r,.. 10 yi, rd UI,· Ar,l crop, all11 lJllr(:'lIfhr Il ..::in!
:l ,ar "ye-ffrly crop, all, I :L kll' s,· .. , "I p"rt,· t 1rough til }'el1l', 'flii
c"n;;iclH.. as <Jill: uf I,t:'. illl'<::; 111';111., .\ coe< I pl:lIllati,):
lI'ill last eighty or mon' y in nrlit class L::'llltliLioll.
C'Jl'Fl,.,,:,-:'i'.·,L I" Cocoa tllis ;.::raill lll:'ell lile <HI' ro int'
l'o to' Rica Lo and l,<'col1l "t'r!ll c:las3 ". parlin!.!" r iele,
t is stale wi 'I au huri )' l III Col 'r'e \\'a,; fir·j p III I'd 111 e",1
R i,.·1 ill 17 6 from """,1" ,rOll 'hI froUl Ii \'a la I", 1'1'" 11 is.:o :'-:aYl
;';,!\'ano, d riltJ" tile ,hili 11 of . y, 'I <:1. 'J l: [ " .. he for,
: I:,ins IH!rt: p] Ille.l ill Ctr 'Ii". w!Je, 111,· llrigilla s,· II Ire s frof!
which til coflt.' of '0 'ht Ri" :'J' W, :J.DI .. ,' n "I Cent
'\lll 'iGl as I l'1I ..an ,;(ill Il" S!':11 i. 1.1»'; !Jill i,ioll, til:
Tht: uf lhis \',lll:tl<lc iu lI'a", I f.'ply rill
L!1l' "tTorl;;' of It Catholic Fatht:r '. h'cr,!e, whl' lil.,1
.\t1mini,.tr"ti"IJ oIl!'" SpfllJis. (ri>,,"'uor ,1011 TlJUI.IS " S1..J. lid(\
1797 an,l 18ill.
Doa jlUW Mom, Ule firsl 01 Co La Ri ',1
.. xe pl't! t: 1I l' Irolll ""f' rt rln ,m,1 "!il11 sp·,·irJ.1 pnyi1e"·
l i;; cnllh-nlor,;.
Il resid"lIt Hr I lio (:If ·'11 ill J(),lll'lan.lliolli
I", ,I Hu<1 it i·; clll h"d...e,j t1.H..l h" .\' 11 U '11\ lIP,j I,)' fo
Costa Ri"a pam sL:lIIlirar:,t' aqlli, I:n el ,Jiiu de 1796 pOl' X"I'ier
rro, ,htr. L1Le la , ,lPlilli,;Lracirin de Jose 'l'ellcz, I,os pri
.t:'.an".' e'n Carl.ago, ell' cloud," sc suc6 semi]]:
lanl p" a t( .las las dellt'\s plantnciollllS del palS. )' ann dl' (
.\lllerica. ;tt"bolt:s pnrI1iti\'0 ' alln se 'oaservnn lozilllos.
'I ek,;,arr I]o,lo. t'li ,"'lilJ" indl1strh:;e dehe :1 ]os C'S[llE:O
llll <lute '.al,ilico, tl l'aUr" Y ht'riIL" 'l"e I'id tllITallte 1a
llistradtJu tI'!l C"iJ"l-o.atler 1 LIon TOIJl<is Acosla, I'nlre I,,!
de 1797 y 1810.
J)oa Juaa hIonl, el prim r l' esitlent d,' l'.:l Rica (lS2-!,
,'xcepl.llrl ill cafl' de d n:chos de ex I" di6 'spcc;''JI"
Yill:'g-io5,
1.'.1 l're:;idenLI' <ioll llraulio Carrillo en lS40 onlen(1 que s,.
rll!I llUC'.aS 11l0,lt-los. y se qtH' <:1 obLigo " eierln.s p, rsoail
lc:nlan Cal'iLal, a que ellllKclldkrlln ell cste ramo, HI ealclllab:
r'".6a 'Inc protiucto po,lrffl dar a Cosla mucha
\. may"r ) IlQ . tu ell " ilsUl1CO; el oblig6 P I' ht ,j
a qlle los qUI It'n1-t1l forClll1r ia tuncnlarall y di,'rau rifj11ew I'
peridad "I 11"ls. .
EI rrr.:sitll'l1le ,j U Jl1H.l1 Ra[ilel :Mora (1:-i-!9-1KS9) L'tllllli,'
lun)' POf Lost. Brtfcnlo, 1l1:\1l 16 co"struil' ltl1:l
catretcra qll p:LrtieJI<!o (Le '. rtng'o) tt'r1l11nara 11 PUI1(arCIJ:l;{ . ...,
J,:·I "xportaciill1 de caf" eu ,'I niJu c 186L y" mouLt> a ell';"
(Dipz llli110nes de' liIJras).
HI cullil'o del m,f': pronto encolllro .,,'TRude9 silllJiIlLias ,'n ,I
IJlo, pues d., Ii! .le quI' erect: ell los lug-art's «I
In'seos, <jut' "s a r1oll<le esttLu as las prillcipaks ciudades
p;II", el Sl' des<lrrQli" JIl jor en 1u=rcs qnc se enell nlrcn I:ulr
. ,(lOD \. jJ!es <I" altUr' sob!"!! el Ilt-I mar, Y pOl' "(J]]sii,'1
Ie con 111la lcmpl:' ,'lura no lIel10r d" 6: g'mdos ni mayor de 85
r,'uheil. ;';11I:-l a ahlp1: l1i :i" ·C11tmj.r olros iug-ares dl: igllal ill'
los mas apm]>iI1Tu,; ]J r: >:1 r' ILi,'o call', Jo clLal St' Calif
..011 las "spiracioJlll's de los Ilallilanle. que put' - 1 I·i\·ir t'crca fie
lralr.ljo$ y que I Il' l'ucolllrllr l'i'lI.OS, lJLLl1rl. Ilte,; Y mil,; 1,'II-aL
esto debe agregarsl' las de eO.ll1uIJic: i6n, de qut'
:,un otros Ilig-ar"s fIll" ]lor su clilllil, allura Sill']", pllerlell pro'
"I de "uel1a c:llidad. lil pOl' regla gem,ral, o})lit'n" ,
]lr" buenos lJ OS merC11r1os extranjeros
,
Y (l3l'a lin IJais c
,',j,. eJl ([lit' ias IJallcari"s son lau lilllikl(]fl8, nada pro
<'iolla mejor 10,; LlCl'('.,mio,; PH.fit Lrabajar, que e1 heelJo d,'
1\'00 d" lInil planL.1dOIl de: cdr\ Licne "rcditO,-lQ 'Ill" llO su,
otru,; ramos d Ii Hf;nC111 ,I.
HI cnlt, 1'0 del t:atC h prOI[lIc:do pH.m sus riqn(',
TlJ-;peridarl, Y Jlllra I l;lis 'U 1 r 11 Ullin' y cr lehlo, I'U
IU el caf,' tll: <.'ost, Rica es r I'll cali/fad sl1perior, prderido a'
'lnicra <jue 5e I" COllOZCi.L
lias "xporlacio!lcs ,ll:' (die durante el : no de 1914 monl.Hn
libras, qUl: 5e l'a]U:lTOll en colones 1 ,1)28,731.
Los paist's JUl: pTinci .dUH:11le conSlI11le11 uuestro cafe son
'Illes; Rretaiia Call pi 76');, Jistados l'uidQS y ,\lent.
cada uua J y los tleJ1uls COil el reslo (le expo
·HneS.
CA'i ..1 IlE A/.(C.\H,-J,a ,-,aila lOS 011'0 de uucslr05 mill' I'alie
Jdudos agricolaI'; y e,;t,; su siemallluygt.u<:ntli7"1da<1ei.irlo a
err'l'" I'll casi lor! "I pais, COD l'xct'pci611 ,1<: los Illgares situa
"r:1>a ,le los S,()(K/ hI" t:1 r,i\'t'l <1,,] mar, Su nipillo erecimienli
I pOl''' capilal q " exig,· su ,ietJIbra )' l11anl(,I.1Jmi,'nto lU1Cl' que 5::'1
llro'lucto elt' los I.o})n's, lIUie11l" C011 llli 1nlpiehit madera 0
Iii 1.1'0. el,' poco ,·,,1 r, .\' una .Yllllta ,]Q IIIJE\'''S ,'Ii Li 11<:n 10 l\l'ce.'
!':U.I h"ct:r Sl1 In1,,:la que l'l'IH1l-11 'Jl]u [1]('['<::\,10" r
. C1JIOS.
'as ollh lh" 1Lnbit.ilicnl 'If \yiltl Iw.l"ls, ,tll,1 lli<' cdll"r "I lhi'
iHl district" rall uow 1)0< fur I"il(>,; til "ari,'ll'
'()1IS, «:",e11 iu J.lUrlor Cilts,
r,,···,,· Illouslry (';1 rne after lo and to ;l:[i\'l:
. fOllndalioll lu COcOi\ 'J)le l'OLtcil IJn 1il
sla),[islwd ilse]( to plant bl1.lnll<l:< Oil i1 1(lr,I{"
'Icis to \\'l"""",:r l.11,',,,, 10 plrll1l (ruit \\hidl hili! to
d l.o tlie ],usines, niw:'l}'g ('om;i<lerr!d .woo
d
,
'e: possihilil.y of" dLalll{e in eOlHliLiOlIS <lr- L1I"I,'or thllllbt· hud
l'rOlllpt",] Messrs Ril:ardl1 '111,1 R,tI,
TanCa to slHrl ,'ol'nk i,,,hn'('!l tbe rows ,,1 h:ltlllllllS ill
farm siLlmlr:-tI Oil [It" 1.',1I1ls <J! the
. .. W'L,> f'J]I()lh"I \..;1' lll" tht> llulI·
rs, C(}\'d"ha, t'at'i1l'Co, d,., until the C')llip:III.'· <t'H:lI,
ng tile gnC,rl rc"u[ls LllllS u1Jtuiued, lhe of
in." both lk'lllllll,.,g "JI[l cO('oa tOl(cllll:t', Illi" I":;.l ":'.1\
'e Lh(' ltUllnllUS thl'(,"gh IIl:tll " TIm. gr"",illg in
Rica ha" bee-Olne Illl i'llp<n\OIl' nrik'" of illriU51Ty all'!
'lalioll, :111.1 it is an i"lIS.'· umlter III ;ILal ill tile cOltrs!'
iO/l'll or so, th,' illNULIC frMlll il \\'ill I,,·
h"l fWIt! 1111' ('offew ,11' tbl' luuu.ll<.lS cro.ps.
11 l:dtl'r !','al's tile!'i.' hav\: hedt Cf.il:Oll lIlarle,
t!telll call htl ctkrl tlle flIH' Cli JJr. .L,;,prlJ(k, \lho T',llkIlIJ.,·
rtlt.:ll'd a or hb OWli t" ill' ll ....d t'J ,lr! Ill.. l:uC>lJ<l
raiDs ill i]l.ll oj Ihe "'llmtry l.'.r., r'ol'i, 'liS,
\'i:h"tit su['!J" ""illr;":W['l' it 1....·l::.llTl,· dimClllllo ,ll'y 111,. 1"'''11'
H-lt t1 i('l1l i L. coudhfoll [or t' .\: /1011..
Ill'. Ctdl l,inl\ll, ",11(, llistillgui,II... ,! biIJlgc-l! fur IllIlII)'
Lit i !I[.: ,,[;It' illto CDCOR cui lure e"lc-'ll­
is 'litJlDut doubt co-roa. l'll."S lh,·
, iro[ll Oil' SLn;l1J Iw iL f"r
rt wjth his 1arg(: all,] l'l'OtI(!;bt SOllll' shor'
..gn for 1.\],,1
'Ii(' PYlJOrl<.,\ioIIS (>f e'""'''l ([ul"ln;.:: tht: 1914 ·It.lloUJ'lI.l'd to
I}..) fI"llilUls, which with .Hll/JlHll ill '11<.'
Tlo,," t1J:" r.his i 111]US!n' llll'l 1,0,'1111 tal nr.
'Ill" IRIUh I,,'lll'r to 1])1" "'lllin.ll11J1l ..I :'lr,' ..!('J1IJ­
fouud 1I1" ('oog( ;1nd l,·,·IG\\ till' UI')lIqnll,i foot ,'1..'\"'­
w1J,'rl' I. It,· is l,i;.:11 "lid L!I,· soil iLl .lalllp. '1'11,'
lake l1Jrf'" ,'p'.ln: ttl yiol,l crUl', flllil tilerll-:tlLer it .,,';n's
yearly chJ!J, all,l l\ fe', jY.!,ls through the year. :el,is
sid"n:d as Due LJf Llle ill\ .•\ plal1t:tlioll
ast nf [JlMe lu lin,t d:'1sS CfJndilioll.
C"GU" Uli,; IlilS 11",'11 liu: ]'In,.: ;IILu
it:1l Lo :;If'y llJld I,ecoille first arlk1<:.
i, I willJ autllUrlly tirSl plWltcd iu I..:DSW
in 1796 .trnlll IJrol1;rdll frout JIIH'l;{IIE. h,' FI'III1C.iSIX' :\:'.!\'icr
1',0, (l\lril.lg lll,t Adllll.11hira!ioll of Jq,;c' 'file fir,l
l" wel'c' pl<Ulted il1 wlt"r" 1111' :;",,1 frnm
h Ul" 01 Rir:'a .l.'Tcw,IJIJ(T LllhS" "I C<'lIlr:11
I'i"a 'IS "',,11 call sliil I,,: jf1 chu;s l'011,Hli''l1l, :111,]
111;('.
.kv<>lj,plll"IJl oJ Lbis \'allllll.ole i1"I11sl.ry w,t., laro!;'ply duc l"
:lIorLs vf a CutiJol ic FaLlI('r wlvJ livet1 ,Juri : lie
illi,lr;llillll (J! Lill: l.;o""rllvr .1,," A"<lSlli
,ulll 11>111.
[:lOll !'don!,
lint l'r",id",nl 1,1 In,,Ia Ri(',\
Frolll
duul!S amI HTlL.uterl J'riyil!'!
, clllth,..l1lor·,.
1'1'('';j,h'111. Bruulj" CarriLlu 1U 1H111 e,III,,,t! plOd" pl,ullaLI"u,< to
:-\l,d it l,tllphREi,cn C(llllJkl1pd I.'c· h,I'l'c
AGRI
Cosill ]zi,".! pllra seJIJl!rarSL' 'HIlle, "11 e] aur.> ole 1796 por :\:ax'ier
rro, ,1lU'BJJte 1.11. ,\<]11Iillis11"i!ci6n ]tw': \",lsqncz 'J'cllPz, I,os l'rimeros
).,'T''llOS!lll'I'nn st:1111,r<lr]llS ell Carla.!<o, Ill' dOI1(le Se sae6 sl'Ulilla lJlts­
lanl,.' l",ra tl),las las plaJ1t.aciolil'S tId pais, y anll de C"ntro
.\ll1crira. ACfllel10s (IrbolL-s prinlili,'os alill sc cons"rV'111 lozallOs,
Hl d,e."ar-roll\l ,le ,,:dIGsa ill(lll,lria se dehe a los c,fncrzos d"
till saCt:r<.!u\r, cat<')lico, d Puck" qne "("i6 dumute 1'1 A(1JJli­
nistracl,'Jl) (;ob"ruadcr Espaiiol clon 'l'Olll;'I'; AcostH, "lIEr" los alios
Ie 1797 y Hllll.
Don Juan Mora., primer d" Costa Rica (lS24-IX33)
<'xceptll<" ai eaf.' de den'chos de e"l'orl'lci6u. Y k di(, especiales pri­

F,l dOll Brrltllio Carrillo ell 1·IND ordent'> qUi' se hide­
r;\Il Iiams y se qnc (';'1 ob1i.Q,·o a personas
IOllian carthl, H (jUl- ":lllprCll,lipran "Il ""sle ramo, }';1 calclllnb,l COil
razolJ (Iu<, C"le prn'll1elo ,lar a CosLn Ricn 11Iuclm pmsperiolad
r mayor a!tc.,,'" y no pal'll mlt>t!tes .,]1 <1Slllllo; ,'1 o\)lig'(j pOl' la
" 'iii" los tenlau fortuna ja aultlenlaran y ,lie.rall riqueza y pros­
pcridaLl a.! j:ltlIB.
El l'reslck1) Lc' ,lOll Juan Ra(ael Mora (HH9-1859) lalllbicll fu,:'
pqlt.w·df\Sltl par f'stC' artic'lIlO
I
Y llUHH16 construlr una ll1agllifil'CJ
I'arrett.,nl ,!tlC pulil'Il'[O dc' Carlago, Lcrlllillara cn l'Ulltare naS,
1,'1 .Ie ell (,I aDO ,it- lo"! ya momo a ell<;:":
CDi",z ole- lihras).
HI cullin) ,J"l pro[Jlu cIJConlr6 gTal](lc,s silllpalfas en d put'­
I'ln, plKS ;!,I"lnas tIt, \a \'cnt:'lj:l <Ie /jut> crcce en IbS 1ugarcs a]los
'Iu" I"S a dcu<1e ,,!lLln ,itm,das las l:rrinljpales ciudaoles ,Id
(,I el1{,'!'Ie desarro!la llJt'jnr en lU!'«Jr,s qllt' se cntre los
""QUO .,1,000 pies de altura sot'lre pI niwl tkllIliH, y POl'
lc CO,] Ullil ttolilper:-\lllrfl no l11ellor de 65 gT"dos ni mayc,r de 85 1"ab­
rcuh,'it. Klw"tra "ltiplani<;ic central y otros ltJg''''es de ig',ual inrl01e.
'Oil lus 1lIas Qpropiados par;'\ ClI!ti\'" tid cafe, 10 cual Sf' cOUftlrrna
COil las as;pil'ac.iolH·'S de los que pueden d\'ir cerea dt sus
)' 'll1e pUt::dl:tl t'nconlrar Ur:\i.os nbnndantes y 1.1l{IS bawtos. t\
.s(o debe IllS de CO(lIlIlI·icaci(Jll, de qnl' l'arecen
'lUll po,r su dim<l, sudo, p\l<",lcII productr
c1 ,1,1 calid.ad. c.n(c , pOl' rt.:ghl gencr.'ll, OhtiCllC sielll­
pre btl"110S prccios C[J los L"xl.ranjeros, Y IBm un pais como
,:s«- ,'.I] CJur 10" son tan lillJitadas, narla propor­
"iona lllejnr 10., tJ.:ct'loarios para trahajar, qlle el ltedlO de ser
Ineilo de una plantacioll o,f,', Li"lIe (Tedilo, --10 1[11C no sncp,f"
(all olros ,h· [:1 tlra,
1';1 clllti,'o dd ha l.l'rorTucido lXlI:a sus babiLant.. s riqueza "
pn."periUFJ1i, y panl .,1 pals (,!l gell<;ral y (redito, puesto
q,:e el Clift' ,1" Costa Rica es par S!l calirlad superior, prderido ,trI011­
ric qllicr<t qUe' S(: It: C011ozca,
1,,1S de cafe dUralltl' el nua (Ie 1914 UlOl1taron a
09, iOO,00Il111,rns, quc se \,:\l!Hll'011 eu colones 10,028,731.
Los pills", (JIll' COllsut1lcn JJucstrn cnfe son los
L·a cou i6:f;, > (-nidosy
10;,; l'ada Ulla, y .tu::; con l'l reslo de ('xporla­
rlOlll·S.
UI' ,'Zl··c,\R.-La caiia CS "tro ,Ie lIuesLros mllY
nrolillctos ".:<ricolas, y est,; Sll siem!,ra U[IlY gellcralim(ln a que
creCe ell casi loclo L'l pais, con exccpci6n d(-"· los lugares siluad0s
IIrriha los J,tIOO -s.)!Jre el r,i"cl mar. $ll nlpido crccirni€11lo )'
t:ll'OCO capital tim, exig'<" Sl\ silclllhra y mal1t('ni",ic11to llilce qne sca el
jFrndllClo nt' polJrps, qlli"",,,s can un I.rapicJlito dt mfl,kra 0 de
'lil'rro: rlv flOC'" ." Ulla yl'luta l]C hnt=yC';l ;;a riel1Vll In necesario
par:, "'IceI' Sll rnu(·b que \'en'.I"11 en los ma,'
n"cinos.
L'l'liRA
meu of 1ll1".lnS to plant cofke, 'I Fe calcll.lated "(1'\' prop<'rly that ,ueli
elllli\'l\tioll \\'Ould i>ri.ng- prosperity to tlIc Na.lion umi ,'li,1 nol ,;top to
reasons of the cOlllln<lnd, if h," so :\ctiug' h" \You],l J()
the CO[llltry; which 11<.' rcally (lid .
Presidellt J{af:ll'! Mora (IS49-1SS9) ,,'as ahlCl Vt',y l'tll![ltsia­
tic aboul Ule: aid liiat shonld hc' gi\'lclJ lo this inrhl:'1t1'y, awl in CO.ll'
scqllCl.1t'c ordt'n,d " goor] Cllrl road to be huill I,el t.he Capila.!
SI!I1 Jose, and 1\lcifiL: port
'rill' e"vorlatio.l.l of coffee in th(' year 1861 ilrrc,:Hh' J,llll(luntc,lto
()/Ii! /I/fJldrcd t//{)lIsaJld 'llliJl/,r!s (len ruillion p:ltlDI'tg),
Cofke cullnre SOOl\ found Ll\'Or among the peO!l!t' of litis conulry,
lla\"ing-, a:-; it has, so l.uaIJy altrncli\'e features. HtT10ngst others the­
cliurale conoJitlons HIllier which it prosjkrs,-a !Jol 'Inri 1Jll11liol
is not its best h:lbilat; itlhri\'es well and prQ:ill("f'S Crops
at altiLuclcs 01 (rom Z,O(jO to 4,DOO,-f,'et, all(1 with lelllpel'atures not
lowcr titan 6.'i nor than 1)5 FEil.lI'elJlI,'it. Om CClli.ml
plal.eau, an,] a few uilier vl.a,cs nnder silllrlar cl)wlitions, jnst
suit"I! lor cII!\nn', :111<.[ as \lw Illailt of lhe DlllJlLry aI'''
there lot.:ated, the' pro,ll1Clion of 1l11'd.s ",jIll the aJ'lllir:I\iol1s ur
the ].)"01'1.: '0 10caLed. While lhere might I." otl",r ph!e(>s
good they Ita\'e tllCl.lI t!Je scarcil..,· of lahor and lfle tlHlicull\'
arish]),;' fr011l the I:tck o( proper means of communication. Cnff,,(' as
stated ol>LalJls, as a g'eneral rule, very lair pri(:l.:s il1
tnarkets, for a (;<ll1utry l1dB, where- .han.:
[":'en altd l'O:'ltinlle to he, dUlcull, passporl
Lo ol.'lai11 " working cn"diL; wl1oc"e.r has ['(}UllC to Ship has also
to work " whic:Lt does not happen \lilll (Jtl1('f crops.
'I'll!; coIf"" p1i1.ntatlClrls ill Cost.. Rio "calLl) and
prpspaity for the a.1Ltl renOW11 for lIl(' ,"0\111 lo-\' , its grai II
i;; of a 'T.ry sup(:.rior quality all,l 'II ways solicitell willi il1lt'rc"'l w1Jt'rF:""t'r
il has heeol'll': known. But Ulese Sllbl£lJInLlal reasous Ll.H,rt: is
anolher of a luinor importance, \;iz; c\',"ry fllrlJ1, as a
rlll<', is t-ll .. ,nIllIller resoll of the wdl to do f"wiJies .
The t:xportation of corl'cc durin:'( 1l,0 ycnr 1':.114, 11lllO(Jllte,1 (0
39.700,00, pOllnds, which was valued al e
The countries which principall\' COlbUlI1l' <)'tr cofl'''e ute.
lJritalll. a.bont 76 ot ils ex.port.a(jf)l1; Unlted StElLr..-'S <.lelll ny
ahoul 10'((· each, a11(1 the balancc hy other
SI;';AR CA!'l,:,-J.'oliowillg il.s :lllpOrUlllt.:e '" a H:1I..1Lm\l OCl'<ll'ntion
of tlll' Coslarican, C'l1lleS the cultivaLLon of ;;ug-ii.I' whickl CliIJ h"
:arri"d out ,,11l1osL all o\,er counLry, LC:-;t:epLiIlj.[ lims,' j.,]3.CCS
abovc 5,000, 0", r sea le""I. '.thi,; is as a ,.:, ....'lJeJ·al rllll: thl' business
of lhe poor people, as IIllle11 as it does nol toh' c:Ipibi, nor
lJIUC11 ti tile or carc to pro' [UCl' it.
TIle cane, in places is malmet! t\ll'h'e II\Olll1Js afte.r
in fl few pIal t'S (I'Hcause of tb,·, highcr Sfc'" l(!vel) it tab,s a,;
lllllCh as twenly UlOut
,As a general rull' t.he catle is as to hro\\'Jl.
sug'ar, tn elaborate the distilled li'f\Jo!'S of Ll1l1 C<lilutry, [lllf[ fiually lo
lllake tbe' whil" Th" of uro\\'n sugar Lequires a "cry
small oulj:>'l.l of Glpilal as o"-powcr or en'U a wall'r or slearu
power mill costs but It-w hurHlrc,l c!oll:lrs, hencl2 mills 01 thai
lIaturc 'H," (0[\[\(1 all o\' I.he COUlltry '111'[ ar.: ..rl to pf<H!llce Ule
consullled 1,)' the lallur;ug or poon.:r of PCQVk; out of
tbis l1umUt'r lherc are a kw who havill,,", COllt.rflets ",ith the C;O\'l'rll­
m",nl lO fmnish that froUl Wl11cl1 Lilt, Naliollil.l. Li'lUOl­
DcstiJicry makes tlle RUlll allll Gtl1C'r n.1co1Jolil' l"'\";Tag;.'.3-, wllich it
sells to the people', :.t profit.
urt: also a fe\" n'ry large thl\l prodLJc«
quantities or ""[lite Sllg-ar dnil)', wilich is llJoslly cou8utUtoll ill
the country, expurt1.llg whatevcr bl!Jallcc tllcrc be' Idt 0\'21".
291
cnii-'l ' , .l "arrulia ,']\ 12 111es S, plldieudt> lardar ha,'!f ,",":int",
Ill;; rc.' deUlf!si, do Itos Y lln lanlu frescos,
l calia flue: st= "lCll11Ira, ell tan .t:Talldcs C.:.lnticlal!('s tiene as
flciones; una parle, y la IWl.I'or. es la cluC, se ,kslil1a a
Ita I' la [);!ul'lu (1H. COllsnlJlen las g"utes ,1c los campos y las pcrso­
nas 1'0 In.. s; al rUU'lS personas que ctlenlan COil Hlayores elementos I'
ti,"nen Lr"-pic:h"s extnuijeros blen acondicionados pan prodtlcir a­
yores ',nliflt\ y lau logra<lo Lll1 conlrato COli e1 (;ohier" ,,,en lell
oil ia ,:,'ubr:(· ....aci Inal de Licon's dlllee oscnfo .
m.arqudll' rllllfl",s-; 11a_I' llll limibdo llllIlLcr de personas
lJue 1an p ,dido in,l",.}ar gTanrl,'s Illacluinarias p:1'ra f'lalJorar ,'I. ad'ear,
1 fabrka n ptU::I. eI COll>a.lllW lncal, exporlaw10 lodo,l ohrall.le,
e' hi" poco ci"rto, De la Iilahoraciou ,Ie aZllcar resultfl. tln
:.;c,l>n!l!l" d" 1110lasas 'Ille lamloi,'n se .10 nl (Jobkrllo para ]a
fahricaci611 Ilel .R(Jtl :;' utras bl:!hldas espirituosas,
os prim r lila!> ililportant s proclucLM >s de al,ltcar ell el
pais f crou: Don Fed Lrico 'finneo Yg"le$ias,-- ll1YfJ 1111 1l1ag"llifico
lngelli" .luau \-iilas,-doll Pio Fcrmlnclez, otro en lloll
Tinoco ell EI C1Litllalllcnte han
in:-;talado utl'os con t "lqLlillaria 111 (TernlsillHI y los lllec1ios paPl
:orOl m:ir t:l urllcllio fl' pril1H'ra ntlidad ,I' 11 \Il111Il,lfUl<'ia, a ell
c\lajlll'la d doctor !';Cluar,!o }'into, clOll i\lllerto Pi litO. ::' dOll l'af:td
l\faclJado, )' olro.' dl: llie w:.; illl]1'C'[' -t, la l'rol'lllcia (k ella­
,-] h'T seiior Sobrado: ,'11 la l'ro\'illcia de 'all Jo;;" ,
s'lOrt's NiceliallS, .klTl Piuto; Cll la Pro\'iucil.l de Cart.ago,
] 8 seilores idl llS, dOll ,\lberto f'il1l0, dOll Rol,rllloser
y dOli Cecil Lim!LJ, 1..;1 Illg("nio de l\'[r. Cecil l,ilHlo ['S illCllesliolla­
hleillelll .'1 llHIS \.'T8ude, n"ls lIlo,](.rl1o y 1"'1"; valioso, c011licll"
cuanhl 51' hacc prceiso para prodncir cl articulu en 1I.l1l::'
graIHlc
En 19U bohr;l los siguicJlks trf.lpi.:IJ"s; 1,664 t.rapichcs corrien­
1.,,'s l'lIovidos pm" tller...a animal; oel1o pOl' \"'lpor, 107 por fuen: 1Ii­
drallhc.. ; \' 11
-J..'l bk-lori" del lJ:lnano com arliculo coIII L'l"C ial
rc x hH "1',<' orj "in do I'll "\s ill I'll (hoy Co16n) a donde hacia \'ia­
,iI'S l"l'gulaI"t:c' 1111 ci<.:r I) I rco americana; gil Capibln at.raido par el
los hln,llH)1l (jue alii credElll, I.UI'O la bue'ua idea
d " lIe.'or pot yia 'uriosidad::' 'xperimento UIH)S dos rd"imu;; a
falllilia "i'lia el -I 'ort<:, Esl.a L,UlI<,ic'll con 1n
lluel'a fruln llicieroll partieip"\I' ,Ie ella II alglluos «mig'os, qllil:-nes
sll(Jlicaron ,J allligo CapiHil1. lrnjE'ra e.n :.;us \'iajes SII 'e,i\'os algunos
rilciJllos. '.tue pag-ttrian, 1',1.0 illclujo nl <.'apit.(lI.l a enlrar til': 11e­
110 ell d nt'KOCito IU" hacia en pe'lltelli ilna <;,..ala, ,I' s61 para
anllH:ntar ,'n alt:Ullill' .h,cellas dl" pesos su lJl>CO abulldanle salario,
(ll.ro,,;, si:> S\.1 "j 'Illplo la1l.lbi'''11 principiaron a hacer 10 11lisl1lo,
, hl InrLa rim:ipi ,'(Hl<wid" y III en los Est'l<los
''"11 , l1osotr eOlleiertw es a1 intr"pido l\Ir, Millor e­
K,'Llb :,' qui!!.J It!lJot'' '. 'lta Rica el esta,lo II redenl!' ,k "sa indll,tria,
iI r, 1, ill' ell "I)llslrlli,r la linea ellirc Rio Slleio -"
Liln u, CUHllo:lo tllVO la [eli;. idt'a dt." seIubraI" algllllas
bamillos ]lEirll aprol'eebar asi 10:; barcos qlle ll"g-ahall
Ineute eargado COb llla1 ri,th':; para Slt obnt. En calCll­
1:<1.,a "1, pod ria r<=elll olsars<' 1J1llehas de las p,'nliclas que haria ell
p:ll'n!es y terrol'lene!>, dc , fI"" arrastraba la fllerza de las IluI';as. El
IT.sultalii hu "'110 y pOCO a poco fnt
1
atlllleulanc10 ;';iUS p'anta­
:" pf rtal"iul1cs n i,l..:'ual proporci61l.
II 1'1 i!ii. ,1,' 1 ) los primero. 360 ra<;illlo:,;, y ell 1913
s<:: .'xpnrLarao 1117 ,.12 dlltlls,
U 'pu"s 'k n1,·'1" f rmac10 Jltr, Ke-il.1' alg-llnas peql1dias COllljJa­
i;l;iS .' ,ll.: lm!;er'(' 11l!dlO de- algllllos peljlleiios I'apon.':,; 'pIC llcvahall
I,L ll"nt" R 1 t'\I' () ef\ll9 adOlllk a veces Ileg-aha, ell mal estado, pOl'
'rhe l1Iolasses ol,taine,1 frolll lhc ela1>nralion (II .ugar is ;;,,1<1
to the C;on:'rtJmellt at a \"('ry 101\" pric,', >nd it is llSttr ill the Nation,
al Oest.illery for making alcohol.
The firs all,l in,porlaul "ugar producer, in lUis c01lllln
\I'en' don Feilcricu 'rinoco Iglesia:.;. who had f.l very jill 'ltllhlisl.llllcllt
ill ]UHll Viiias, don Pio Jo'ernanllcz, \lith auot1lcr ill Cr<'cia, ,1011
Ikmdrio 'rinoco 19-1e:.;ias wilb another ill "El De" IlS0," of Inl('
y,'ars nel\" ones, well e(jllip:d \I'ill, lllO,krJl machinery. n<lthe neces­
sary cOllvl'ni nces ha\'(.' heen set up: tlle-Ill haye in thr
Prol'inct· of Alajl",lfl. the one bL'loll>.:ing to Docior I::dmcr,]o Pinto,
tbal of Mr, :\'iehaus, of don c\lbcrto Pinto, of dOli Raf3clMal'haoln,
aud a few smallcr ones; ill San Jose, tliC' oue of don Fl1riqlle
1'inI.O; of Mr, Niehaus; ill Carlago. the on" of Mr, Ni'''hans. of
DOll ,\lhert.o Pinlo; and of 1\-11'. Cecil Lindo, and ,jon Erllesto
Rohnnosl'r, The olle I'elonging' to Mr. Cccil i,iu,lo is lo}' far (h,'
largest, Ile'west aad most complete of theLiI 1111, accoff1l11 inforJ1la­
tion obtained,
In 1914 there I\"ere' 1.664 onlinar," mills, hy ;lll;lllal powcr: ";ij'l,l.
1>y steam power, an,l 1,08 by h,\dri'lulic power; lher.: liTre b,'sid""
del'eu sugar f, ctQ!I"ics.
BA. AN"os,-"l'he history of lhe banana a;; a arlicle,
seem;; to ha"c origil.lakd in Aspin\\'all (Colon, as i i:; called nCl\<I,
where an merchanl. vessel nsed to ca 'ell 'with :iO!lle
regularity. Ils Captain enfatualed "",jlh ll\l' flavor of lhe
fruit had the good idea 01 carrying a eOllple of Iluuches to Itis
up in the Stales, and there making' lhm,r frielHL of (IlL'
treal. Thesc friends wHe Idighled wilh he fruit til'll Llll'y
reqUt.'s!c,! t.he Capilan lo lJring hem a e\\' also, all I thai lltey would
pay all e"[Jell;;ps that ;;Udl a ial'or wonll cause, whicil he did, '1'1\,,1
gave tit· Capl.ain lite idea of lurning lIJis it'to a little: husillcss which
Inatt'riall)' increase,1 his nol vcry large salar)', Olhers 1l1ight hal"t
dOll<: the same after l.hat, lut U,,, fact slands for Cosla Rica,
tltal the lll<lU who hegall planling bananas for exporlalion w'"
Mr, Minor C. Keilh. Ifc had lhe coulracl lo build lh" Railroarl
beLw",'n Ri .. Sudo and I) 1110n , aud as Ite hacl I'essds loringin,<
malerial lor his ,,'ork and carrying wltaln-er could be gOLtel
t)(-cide,1 to begin p1anlillg" all articl> of rapid growth as lbe bau"n"
is, aud which might. with its proceeds pay the Iteal'y losses ",hie:,
that enterprising man \'cry often nwl with, 00 acc:ount 01 t.he
lorrenti:ll sho\Yers which carried away ;;en'ral of his Illidge',
Mr, Keith :';l\ccecd",l in planting alltl in Ite ""'por­
l.ed the firsl 360 today the exportal,ion has be'c'n as Itigh"
1l,170,XI2 (in 1913)"
The- succe:.;s obl.ained fv,HI till' liL'1. hanana fanus
?III'. Minor C: K"'ilh to form Olle- or two small conlpanit,s, and cIJar,
leI' small. sleall,,>r, to make lh· trip lo XCI" Orlealls, loaded Will
fruil, which al limes, dtle lo had WUII.It,·\' and lie lack 01 rdrig"ratin
m',wlilnery wotlld arril"<: al lhal. p rt ill Inu COIHli -..II, hal'ing'l
r
tltro\\' litem Ol'l':r, l,oartl , As tlte pro<!nd;oll incrl"lse.1 BIlIJ Llle know,
edge of t]w lousiness prompted otlter me,allS for its l'ropa <1'>\'1"101
ment, ",1r, l';:t'ith fixed lllall<'rs and organizl:rl lhe C01lJp,wy known
as lite Uuit",1 Frnit Co,
'l'hl' (;ol'erlllllellls d dOll Jose Rodriglle! alld lOll Rafael
:soon rt.'3hzecl that sneh an 11le<llll a grt..-at source of wl'alC.
aud prosper;II' lor Costa Rica, awl tl'ery possihIe :'
d01'eJop salll", The planting on a I'ery jarg" scale \\"t.' be, 'Ull lIy Ill'
Company, occnpyillg lellS of lhousands of nali\,\'s as wdi
as ilnpor[.jng: luilliolls of Dollars \\'orth of matl'rial, foo<l
stnffs, clolhing'. d<:,; bnildiug roads. lOWIlS, school
churches, etc.; cOl)ll11isariL's
t
S\Valllps: gm
lik alld I'ailic to I,illlOJJ, cstahlisIt"d t.elL'graph, t.dcl'Itouc ekclr
faltft (It' reid 10 que JH)Y cun
vi n0ml'rl',le l'Il11.L!.! Frqii ("0
r,os l;nhi..,.n",,, tI,,· d, 11 J.-s' Rorlrr,"tI<U::' " don l'.Lfa
pronto C HI rl:[ldiemn In iIUfl,)rtn1ll'in Ie \'
larnn en darll' a i)lla todD Sll apoyo ea {OrillA de
La COll1j:lHiiia emprl'lldi6, sin perrJida de liclllP(
si('(t11>ra <tv c'uorUI,:';:;' l'anlid,Hles de tj(,>rra; a1>ril} C'tllJillOS. sal
Limon. nillelJe,<, ,l1ospilales, Cfllllpamcnlos, r:oIII; s:
)Jlle1Jtes. etc.; \'stai)le<:i6
consl.ruyO ccnlt'narcs de millas de fC'l"rocanil \' d " lr;
,,! klt'.grafo inahimhrico. malld6 cunslruir [lod('
com(\da /Iota "apon's para "1 traspor[e de bananos I' COli
I'l"gancia -" conlorl Inra pasaj('ros; ilJlj1orl.6 gralltles' lIlJm'
trabajadores de las Alilillas; di6 lrahajo a Illnclto;; miles d" It,
.It] ]Jars y ("xt.raIljt:'ros it sus salarios ('11 oro
l'IIIlO, contril>ll.""11l10 'lsi ,,1 sosLpl1illlienlo del lal611 d, oro. J)i
tralo;; para In sielll hra Ile lJananos a '1 ienes qU1slcran aprOI'[
tie ,,11os, .y pag-alm la frula en oro fill1!Crieano. f<:n 1
"iolu', a1 pais 1I1Ia rique7a ,I' bielwsl.ar qll'" nUliea h"bia l.enido.:ll
las enlradas (kl Cohierno por tlifaeillc. di6 \'a'lc
IIlOlleda na('iol1al qlle sc l'otizalla a In p:u con la americaua, I
ciull(, nCl1pilci611 a los hijo,.; del pais que la q"isieroll, y ,,1 pais
,,"orrllf'cido con su hilbitt.:,1 ])0L('J , FAICoIHue,Th, entr6 de ll,
1111:\ ,,<:til'iliad ca,i :;HjcIl1l1, ::\0 Itabla Ill:.!S pobrl'l.a I'll d pais, ,I
S," qnejal l )lor narla, Ilasla qne \-ln0 In deRpiadada politic« a "
Ia ohra ,I., lanlos aih )' a set'l'ir de f'l:.;e para la gn
'lila compaiifa ']"" s do hiell ,.. hahiil proporcionado al pal;;, r\1
!;<do 10 palpa 11()\' el paT:.;; Ja l'oJ1ll'aiiia, I'ic'ndosl' rlldpada JM
mala \'oln Iltad , IJllse6 otros paises [1 dond" s" Ie I'lldiera lrill
lerClciones 111 -no. teillores, y a (·l1os dil i.Ld6 tad
\..'Il(·rgia
s
casi ahalldoni'lndo sus lares en e::;la tierra. l
l,a eufertnedacl kl lJaIl:U10 I"ino t.l allllJenlar IIl1eslro i",fOr
la' fueron al""J(louoindose poco a poco basta CjIll,c1ar en
produccion solo un Ilumcro 1I1l1) Jitllilarlo de c'll"s,
Tri:';(e es conkSlIl')n. pero '" 10 qu,' cllalldo la
btll.3nO estalJa Vll to 11 Sll :Ltlge, 1a il1vitalm a ] co
c,-us,', dt' r("Cllr,o<; pa.ra '11<1, cOlllratos y SclllhrarHII
COU el fin de qu , !a 'Illpn-sa e naciollaliwra.-p,'ro f:i se
d llIiedo que fHJllellos dimas prod llcla , 0 !l" tetllor\-s h'lC;a la
paili" ("n !llle Se inspirahall cil'rtas personas, e' 10 eierlo 'I Ill' s6
'illlil:1<1o ullln<:ro ,k bijo:.; del pais, se resol a ,"nlrar' en 1'1 11<'1
poeas pl'rsonas son la. siguicntes: seiiorL" Ricardo It1ludr
Fralll'i"'o llllndriesL'r, FalJi.lll Hsqui\'d, Rabel Villafral1e<l,l
r, Al\"arado, Joaqllill '.l'i1l0CO, ]'anlale(JI.I Cordoha, P',lJi" PacJ",c,
iia Allila Peralta ch' l'ern'lndez, Federico Tilloco -" Ri
"illa{ranca B.
'l'allibien hubo un n(lll1erO d:>. a]cIJ]I!,nes! :Hllcrica,llOs,
I"'COS ('spailo!L-s, ot.r",s po Irance s y d , fAS naciollalidades
I,a COlllpaiiia lw "lllprendido ti1l1manl<,l1ie iJ la siclllhra ('J
\'or ('scala (le cc1caol y Iwce il11portantes l'llsayO:-l para las siClllhr
I I ['as (rlllas COI1H) naraujas, ('te.
Hs de que la Cornpafiia
J
oh-idalll'lo antigtla:-; discI"
cias, \"lH.. lva a (-'11 COsla Rica en la lllislna l,':cH,la en q
anteS l y (jIll' de nuevo IlJllel1a aCli\'idarl ell:
llf"ll1j>O;;,
COLOS, J'I:\<AS, CIC\P!£'FRITJ', J('fc,-b;sta, fl"utag I'IItll
la Zona . .' 110 hay lllolil'O para no t'spc-rar que c<
lllJlO st'pro<luze:tu ["III!, 'hslI!icf<"ulelllenll'- f.f' (If' para
Hh:-; con n:ntaja.

lnlasses oblaiJle(I fro111 the clal'or<llion nf Slll.:ur is sold
G()\'(,rot1lenl at a low prin:, -antI il is used ill 1hoc Nalion­
;tillery for tllakiug alcohol.
11t> first aut! most iluporlant sugar producers in this counlry
.lnu Ft't!erico 'riuoco Jglesifls, who had a very Eue cslahlisll1l1enl
1111. Viiias, don Pio Fern(lud,ez, wilh <lllOlhpr iu Cr"cia, c!cm
trio Tiuoco Iglesias with HIlOlhlT ill "HI lkscanso," of hILL>
new ones, well wilh ruo.. and the lIn'es­
nn:nlences ha\'e beea sel nl'; among them we haye in til"
lIC" of i\lajuela t!lE' one hl'1ou,,,'ing to Doctor Io;duardo Pilllo,
n! Mr. Nic.1mus, of clon ;\lbLTto 1'i'alo, of t!on R,dael Machado,
few sl1!aller olles: i'll S<1I1 jose, t.he (JlJ(' of don Enrique
; of Me. Niehaus; in Cartago, lh" onc of Mr. ?\ieltaus, of
\Ibcrlo Pinlo; au,l of Mr, C,;cil I.,iudo, alld don Erm:sto
JJO:ier, The one lo Mr, Cecil I,ilJdo is by far till'
it, newest aad l1!ost COll1 plde of them all, to in fOr1n;(­
Ibtai IWI!,
l. 1914 there w('"'' 1,664
nHtrflry !)Ii.l I,; , 1>y :1.llillUd pOIITr: l';g'1It
'Hlil 101; by \lOWe'!"; there \Iere lwsitles
1·1 sugar factories
,\XAXos,-'rhe history of the banana as ;t arlicl,..
; to 1Ia,'" originated il1 ASl)inwall (C()lc/ll. as il is called now),
all American merchant \'essel n$e<l to c:aJkll "ilh SOtllt
uity. Its Caplain enfatnated ',Yilb llJe delicious Havor of lh"
!lad Lllc gooll idea of cilrrying a of hnnches to Ids famil,l'
I lhe. Staks, anl! there m'tking Lheir tripllrls partake of LIIL'
'I'h"se friNl,ls wne so <Idighted with [he frnil lhal tbey
sled t.he Capilan to bring' thew a fe\\' also" ant1 LlInt they would
11 lhal SUdl a favor \\'ould Ci\IlSi', wlriclL he dil!. Tha',
ill" Captain the idea of lurtling this il1lo a husillCSS which
'.iaUy illcrenscrI his nol ver\' large salary. CHhcrs lII.ig-ht haye
l.he sallie afler that, blll tlle fad stalH!s correcl for COSla Rica,
the man who hegan pl/lnting' 1>aIJ<\nas for e,<porlatioll was
illur C, Keith, lie h.vl contracl lo hnild thc' Rail roa, ,
!ell H:in Sucio and Limon, and as !le bar! YC,se1s l,ri
'ial for his \\'o,rk an,1 carry,in,t.:' whalever freighl coul,I b" gottell
td t.o h('gin plantillg' all artick of nqJid g-ro\\'lh as the hanana
d \\'hich might, \\'ith ils proceeds pay L1L., I,,'ayy lo;:s,:s
l'nterpris.iug' man Oflell Ill,! \\'ilh, on "ccouflt o[ the
Ilia! ,howers which carriw away se\'"r:ll of bjs IJricl:e-es,
Ir, Keith slll'l'ce,hxI ill planting bauall3s, <lIHI in 18&1 be "x]l0r,
Ie fir,l 360 BU1H:lws; lo,lay e,,"porl.alion has h,'crl illS high as
J,HI2 (in 1913).
'lw Slll:C<'SS obtained from thl: Ii,rst banana fanus inrlul>,d
'Unor l': Keilh to form oue or t. IVO small c.<lmpanics, ant! thar·
uall ,le:UIIPrS to llIake: t.h., trip to New ()rIean" Ioaderl with
whi<:h al lime;;, due lo had wealh"r :llHlllte lack o[ refrigf'l'atinJ.(
ilH:rv \\'ould arri\'" al lhal porl in InrI contlilion, having to
lllr:nl o,",'r-l:>oan1. As ll1" production ;ncr"Hs('fl anl.l L1le kuo\\,!,
of tb" !.Jl\..'iiIlE'SS prompter! .. ,tlt"r llIeallS for prop,'r d"Yl'lop­
I lITr, l';:eilh fixed lIlatl(TS lUI,] orgaui?,:,1 the COnlpall,l' kno\\'n
l'lli\l·d Fruil Co.
'i't" of dou Jl)se Ror!rig'Llez and dOll H.alac·l \:"lesia,
"dllil,erI that sllch an indusln' Illeant a sourc\: of weallh
lrosper;l\' for Costa Ril'a, and ga\'e e\'er\' possihle facililY tl)
op salll'" The plantiug Oil a scale W:1S IJegull hy UJ
JallY, OCTIl1J\'illf( t.elJS of thousall,l>; of lahorers, lJatiH:s as weli
Tigner",: imporling-million,; of Dollars \"ortll of lllati'riaJ, fo,y1­
:, € t:tc: building road:-=.. Lowlls. hridges, school:'.
etc.; cstai.J1isllillg> (:01 11 I.U istJrlt:s" tlruiul11g swatups:
llrl \'alne to l,i1110lJ, estaiJIis1Jcd tQkgTilplt, lelt']Iholl<: el ectric
ialta rk resoh'i<', nrg'l',iziH 1<.1 qlle hOI' N,n(),,'ellIOS ('Oil
el lIombr£> ,le 1'1l;l,'.1 Fruil (,'\1
Los doc rlUlI jose Rodriguez. y d<: ,lOll Rafael Yglesias
pronh' cotllpreudil'l'Oll la i1l1pOrlalll'ia de t'sta i Llstit Llci6n y 110 van­
laron C'I] darle a eDa to<1u su apoyo eD forma de (,:onccsiolles r otras
1.n CO'l.paiiia emprclldi6, sin p,;rdicla de lietllpO, en la
de C::'lH.)rllleS cantid;;ldcs de ahri6 ralllll10S; sa!lillc6 a.
l,i1l16u, (,ol.lstru.",') 111 ucl Ies. huspilales, Gll.npameulos, c011li'arialos,
puentes, cle.; C'stahled() lcl0grafos, tcl.efonos y hll.
rkdrica, cOI!'ilrlly6 cellt('UIFPS de miHas cle f,'nocarril .1(' trandas,
,.010c6 .,1 i naI.illll>rico, IllnlH16 construir nna [Joderosa y
..lJlllOlla flota II.' \'apor('s para e1 lrasporte rIe bananos y con lor1a la
,'Iegancia _\' ['O)lfCH-t. p:tra jlasaj,,,"os; iJllport.6 grallfles nlllnero,s de
lml,ajac!ore, d" l",s Anlillas; dio trabajo a mucha,s Illilp, cit: hombres
del pais y C"xtranjeros U qniell(:s IJagaIJa snS salarios en oro allleri­
(,'IIlO, cOlltribnyendo <'lsi al snsl"nillli"l1l0 del taWn (Ie oro, Di6 COll­
para 1a sierllbra de bananos a qUlenes quisienul
de ('!Ins, y pagalxl la truta en oro americano, En reSUIlle'Il, propor­
<:ioll'" ,t! pais Llna riC/uez,a y bi,,'Il(:star qUl" l1unca h3bia tellido, aUllwnlt'l
las elllrar1as dd C"bierno por difer"ntcs dieS \'alor a la
lHoncda- quc se coti/.aba a 1:-\ par tOll la arne-deana, propor­
"ioll," oClrpilcion a los JJijns ,it'! pais qne la qllisieroll, y el pais,
sn habit til'll Dol.t'l·: !'..\I{i':'V,:-;'j'I,:, enlr6 rle J1ello
ulla llct.idIlal1 cUbi slijtJ1111. :\0 fHlbia )obrez.a l'U "1 pais, y lIaeli"
So '1llejah1't por n,via, hast,\ que \'ino Ja despiadada polHica a deslruir
la ohra lk· La ntos a110s .r a Sl'fv"ir h:·lse para (llJcl:1rarlc la g-ucrra a
Ulla cOlllpaliia qUt: solo bienes habia pro[Jorcionado a1 pais, T>;I
lado 10 110." el pais; 1a c.oLupai'iia, vicndoBt::. rodeada por t:lll
lIIah "OIUllt,llj, bU5CC" otl'OS palses ,\ dOlldl' Sl' Ie lrala,r cOil
y tIlcllOS tt.:'UJOrE"S, y a I."Dos rliJ ig:i't, todas
ul)andQnaur1o sus lares en esta tierra_
.a en(et"Ineda<l rlt'l ballallo \'illo a aUlllenlar Dues.ll"O iJJ {ol"ll1u io;
las fuefoll .a1JallllOIl,i.l1,Iose- Pl'CO a po('() qur,dfl1' ell Inltl1.ll
prochlcci,'lll '010 un lluillero Illll)' Iiulitado 'k ,,1I,ts,
'frisle es conf.'sa1'!o. 1'"ro t"s 10 cierlo que CIWllilo ]a iudllstda del
banano est'll.Jfl ,'ll t.odo su auge, ]a Ctll11paiiia il"'itaha a 10' coslarri­
cpnSl:S iJc. para que acepLarall conlratos y sefllhraran halla­
110S, COIl <:1 lin de que I{, l'mpr«sa ,se lw,eioll<llii.'lra,-p"ro ya sea por
el llliedo que aqll,:llo,; dimas producia, 0 Ins tC'UIO[,('S hucia la COlll­
paiiia ell qtle se inspiraJ.,ilu c:ierlas person"s, 1"510 .. ipl-to <jUl' s6!0 U11
lilllibdo [IlUI1C,rO de hijos del Vals. se rt';;ol l'j6 a cntmr el] el negocio;
esas las siguienles: sdiores Ri,:anlo f-!undries,'r,
Fral1l'ist'o III""lri<..:5('1', Fabi,in Esqui\'l'I, Rafael Villafrfll'Ic<I, Felip"
J, Alvamdo, .TflaqLlrtl Ti1l0CCl, 1'i\lllflle(ll\ C6n10ba, 1""Ji" _Pacbeco, Do­
na Allila P"J.'Rlla (I" l'erll"Jldez., 1",",!<-rico Tinoco Igh·;;ias y Ric:arclo
\'i11a franc;] H.
'fam,l,i,; .. I1n],o up ,L;f'i'l.ll )lllTll<:ro de .11¢Htalles, americanos, 111\OS
pr,CQs ',"paiioles, otrn!l pot'os 'Inlllc@"',, )' ,1e otras naciOllali(1ac1es,
La COlllpali,ia ha ('UlJHt:.tlLlido (l1lilllalnellte ell la sit'lIlbra ('H ma­
yor cscala de cacao, y haec cllsayos paru las sielllbras de
olrai" frlllas (01110 grapL-:-fruit, (·te.
de eiir,t=rn.rsc que la C()!l1pHfiia, oh-idarillo anUg-113s discrepan­
clas, vltc.::l \r:t R L'tnprendC'f eu Cosla Rica tU la n!isilla t:scala elJ qllt' 10
hiz.o Y Cplv nos dc.· IlrtL('\"O a:lr\lella acti \-jdad de otros
lit'll1pOS.
Cocos, I'I';;AS, CI,APE-l.'R{','l', H'j'l'. -Estas frntas er"c,'u mlly 1>i"'fl
ell 1a ZOlm Alhinti,,«, \ hO lUI}- 111Ol.il'O para no '·'ppral' qll<' COli L"
li,'nl\lO !1ql'!UtCan ,'n grallde para st'r eXO(lt­
tachs COli

lig'ht pltlllls, pul IIp hospitals, wharfs, l\!<l,ldll" SIIOpS,
(,·I"Rrapl,,', con"trllckd 1ll,HIY Illll1l1rl't!s of lJlii",s of tail-roods IlIul
traillwa}'s, ,'HI,] llelped lo keep IIp tilt' J;t:!lJllI:lr.1 I"" all
tlie salaries of llie lllelL in l'lllll'lI Cold Coil1; their \\'otk,
conSllmplion of th.,'r 111(;n, the paymenl n[ the I,y
t.Ileru fur exporlalion auel which lh('\' p;lirl ill floid, \\,erc msn)'
wilh which lbe countrys prosp"l'il,\ ,,'as lncr"as\"11 rlail\',
There \I'as not cry of pO\'l'rty il.l Ule COI.Ultry; was hllying
and sc.llillg' lauds at high fignres, the _\lliericau l{olJ was at par, 111"
M'Jrt'S had no complai ut lo make' all,l Costa Ri,·,1. "'RS hll\'i Ilk a pns­
iti"e miller's hoom, Hul Uw. call1t' <lILt! a gronp of
men, with no ill wag'e"\ wlir COmp,1I1Y,
hdiedn.';' samc clangl'l'ous lo the COllntn', ro look
for a more frielldly spi,-;l This all,1 t.lle sicknpss of lit"
banana plants, call1(, shorlh aftc'r, redl'l:ed l1otahh' U", il11­
pnrtallce of lllis
The COIll\XlJlY at all timc's in\'itcd native' k" hIke a,hal1(;,ge of
opportnnity ',mel lo im'esl soml' Vf their money suu ill
lhat hl1silll'SS, hilt tht: nab\'cs did nol heed thf;l ill\'itntion, re'uwiIl­
ing' reluctanl lo ,II) any hnsi'H"SS 011 lhc :\Uaulic l"i1\'iug'
t.ltat l>lIsiIlOC;;S ill lwnds {If the Cmurauy, or a tnl'mll,,'r of
aru1>iti"Il;: forl'ig-nc<rs (Aail'rk,uls, (;etlllllnS, a !l,\\, 1!11<1 a
h't1Hlflll of Spaniards) and to a fe\\' hra\'<' \\,11\) 'lion,
'llllhiLitus tbau L1,,: resl ulu!erlook lo form a few b:\l1am! pltLlllutions,
alld risk lheir pc:rsonall,\ tJw work in lhos" wil,l
fon 'ls, The fe\\' naliY('s who acted as ill Lilat work, alld
who could nen'r lIu(]ers[;l!ld tlJe cause nf ag{lil\Sl the COlll­
1"111" werr' tile followillg genlh:ml'l1,
Mi'ssrs, Ricardo J.[Lll1drieser,·-.. Hundries<;,r,-'·Doll .F:L­
Esquil'el,-jlon H,ab('1 \'iI1:lfra::ca,-,J)on 1"dipl': j. A1\';'I':\'[O,­
])on jOflquiu Tiuoco,-1}Ol1 l'ant.alc6n C6rdo\'a, !JOIl Felix Paclteco,
-Ilolia ;\nitn Pcra.lts llc- l'enllinc1ez,-])"ll "J'i110C[} TR)esias,
" non Rical'rlo \-illl1fntllca B,
COlnptLl1Y uot wishing' to lose' In1.:\11" tu" [11
the ballalla plantalio11s has ,1"cid('d to \JlallL",lth cacao be,;t larnls
lhey own, r,et:<ining with "anana,; lhose: lI",l. 1111\'e Jlot lJl'elJ nllnckr"!
by the sickm',;-;. To (ransrort the gl"eat quantities of {rllil thal tll",\'
produce all,I buy they have construcll'd a larRt' or [lI'st class
\·t,'!:-;sels, \\'hich they also use for pa:-3seuger :::;t'rvicp.
II is hoped lhat Ule ('uited Fruil Co" \\ ill in '_Qllle. fulul''''
tirue forget cert.ain and lo COSl-.il Rica 10 tlL.'\·t->!op
on a lar,L:'e scale as here're, the olJsiuc,ss has nlll,k tllt:'1l\
pll\\'l'rful, and if llollltlit. 0f a similar charadeI',
- I'f-'iS·A.l'l'I,";S, --- ell'"
grow I'er," well "nlll" ,\tlantic Coasl a.nd i:i 110 n'DSO() ,u doubt
lJ\ll thal ill sOllie fulul'e' tinle' these fruits will :0150 he iu
largt' qUllI'l\.itie's.
Costa Rica is lhe' l1l<ll1'ral supply house for tile l'a.lIII 111il (,!IUI
/.on(' as it is ')l1,h' 12 hOtll's run hy Sll"lIl1er :1u<1 011 «ccoutlt of th,"
snil and the ('xcelleDl smi hell It1", ('!iilllll",
of m"n who \Il1rlerstaud [arll)in,g', and capel'iOlli)' trlll';'-
poultry raising', etc, wfil II1"k,' illllepl'nrknt Jortullcs hen' sl..it>l'lyin,g
lh" Cau;\J with fresh frull, ele. allil lllis is ,l
wpII wnrLl1 ca.reflll stwly.
Coo,l lands well locau:'n call hI' had at fllirl}' r"a,onahk pricl's
:lu,l willi 3(1,0)0 illlleri,:alis (sol,1i"r", onil'imts, "k.l al PallBl'la, tl",
fidd is ttul" Ul1lilllill;'l.
EV S AP NT DE LA HISTO IA DE LA IGL
DE COSTA RICA
SUMMAR, OF THE HISTOF<
DATOS BIOGRAF1C' S DEI. ILMO. Y REVMO.
SR. DON ANSELMO LORr: TE Y LAFUENTF.,
R OBISPO DE COSTA RICA
in<111d I " C"rlag , iii'
manJo ,I" 1a u­
1. Loll ··Ir. I :'.H1 JI
!.-I!..II SuI, Ila [', S:Hl .11..:,
3.-•., 4
'I. ­ I L'"'lll'l ",
.,. f'arro<[ lU. ,I,ll,· ",lin,
6. ­ J.;J Carlllul', d" l!,·,."olin.
7. -1'i1rn"xllli:t tIc 1';\[1l1:1rvS
. Ufo, he "lorain Qk hi position II JIt:IIU of
I 11 fs worl< 01 ben tic nc ,
10 RAPH1CAL DATA OF THE OST ILLUST IOUS
A D REVEREND FATHFR DOr-J ANSELMO LtO ENTE
LAFUENTE, FIRS BI'-'HOP OF COSTA RICA
V('1"\' lill e is known of tIl<' Ch'llT in 0 1. RkA froJ1l the
01 til Spani. h rnlp unlil 11 j' 1<11111,1, tic,,, oj tT,,' flt. h ['ric
01 :\iC'ara,'ua in 01 ,""ar L I.
11 may be: said ha il heWI1l IJl' p opagalcd lit Iii" dat .... allc1
II'. cOlllllle)JC s,
1'11 Charclle." i Cartag-c., 0, Quin:ot, To si, 1': rras, ,\iirro,
'l'llcurriql1e, f'lldJ]o :\ucvo" or 'free Rio" Ile hscasu.
CllH'daLmL, Ru,le.lana, 1'a::u:-a, II par a, an , H: JY'l " allr1
:\koya Jlcquire'l iIT.'rH imp rtn nee from III' mi.loll ... oJ 1h... 6th.
eDLmy to til "IH[ If 1,'Lll.
In 'lSI 1, L or 1 ertrlia, [0 wllich llwL J .. lujl\e)a \\"as
slliJjel'l, 1J ca!H1! :1 yer>' impof 1\nl one.
Ac....... nli to hI" I,i ,tor\. s \\,v '1'1\ h in " Us i 11 llt'.l.. r tit ""lied
Ihese data, all r Cl'n:lIlOl1i",s wne p.:r(Ol'"1lI oj witll thl;'
"ill'l,licily. n"ing /1'.111>0 \"fl,' SflluLcs aDrl 6.r "" rkg,
With th 'Rr<l\\'iD r]C\'e101' lelll of tJl populliLion ul C Jstll
III ' ne;::<:ssity of '\lcOurag-ill,T Chm' h mmTe itscl( (ell,
IH1L ('(mid be ]lo:sibL' y atin;,r a hapric i u t •• 1'( IltlLrJ',
For 300 lit :rcatillO:­ f OIl<' "as gOli i I], ulltli. ut th"
hegi[Jfliu,' of ti, 19th, cc tun', Father (lUll I: lO Castillo
pr ·sclllccl the !1{'('cgsnr\' Ilppc.T tn 11" h CourtB, nn,] '\l,
al'"r III 1l\' trem 1<,s, nd (,tilions the firSl Bishup "f C("ta Rica. ,lOll
Anselmo >'1 ... \. J, ,fu,'al<' W. s l1uoJin.llc" ill tl t' (onsi:tury of
Ih,., 10th. of prj', and <,ou,,, ru ,,0] ill l-;IIOI' 1.1:'1 1,y 'tlte
l11nstdous Soc lor l ;i1rcia Pcl,le7. 'Jllt'ltIht:I"' lJ. i l.
Ho' ill C"sLa H.iclI ,1"l' llIlJer IS b. pf "11I1<' 'I. I d
10' k posS"'SSiOll r lb Bishopric January -5tb. 1 '52.
Th.' ,r"sir,,>; (l!'l: C ricaru; cr' nOlI, a l 't nlire').'

oon the TItll11bcr of \'.1.ri. h . \'I'll, 41Quhh rl and
w lllR<1. r !\llarh-, .. \"<'11 in llll' '111'. r'"\1 nl
lZ"jlllhlic.
OF THE CHURCH OF COS. A RICA
"
)
IIORIA DE A IGLE IA
RICA
E CHURCH OF COSTA RICA
'n' JilU" is known of the ellul'eh iu ensl.a Rica frolll lhe
illg of the Spanish rule ulltil Lhe foundatiull of the' Bishopric
,trag'ua in the year 1.'i3l.
may I", "aid thal it to he propag-;,.LcrJ IIi ,lale, au,l
,..or,- COll111lenCl"S.
Ie: CIl\\rchcs of Carlago, Coi, 'j'nhMi, ['jarras, Alirro,
-i'lue, Puehlo :":lIevo or 'rres Rios, Vall"y ,Je Aserri, EsC'asu,
ahat J l'andt-']ariH, Caiias, Ha,c:nc«!s <111cl
, acquired greal importance IrOul lit,: lIli,ltllt" 01 tIle 16th.
',' l,) L1tl: l'ud vi nit" 18th.
'1801, L1ll' Parish lIf lu \l'hich tlml "I Alltjuela \\"IS
l, hCGllllC a "er)' JmportHnl ooc,
lo tbe hi!<lorics \1'(' llan' l,..forc us iu onlcr lo eollccl
lala, ail rdig-ions e,,,,c1I10nics I\'ere performed wiLh thl' grealesl
using' g'unpOluler salutt'S nn,] firl'w'Jrks.
ilh ti,e gro\l'ing .le""lnpl11"'JI "f t1w p0I'"I;.lioll ot C'osl.'l Rica,
uccl'ssil,' of el'lCOllI'ag'iug' lhe Church iLst'lf felt,
leI only he h.... a BislLOj.rh: in ,'UliUlrY,
II' 300 yc:ars tJlt: t:rcBLill( of was sol it:i ltrl , until, "l thl'
rrug' of lhl' 19lh. C'cnLul'\', FaUu::r ,lOll Florcllcio Ca.slillo
l,,:1 lhe app,'al 'h lllC: Spanisil llll'll,
la'H' tI'O\ll,h's lind pt'litiollS.111t:" firsl TlislJ"p ()f Co,.;la Ri('.I, dOli
III l,]or<'Uk \' LafuC:llL,.; was JloulinoltO:ij ill the "f
ILh. of ApI'd, 1H:'il. a!HI <:ousecI'alt"(1 ill i;llUlelJ111ln Icy the
iOlls sciinr l'elllez sl'ptc-lIlbc:r ah, iSSI.
: BniYe,l in Co];ta Rica rl''CI!U1beI' 18tJl. of 1I1,' sam" year aud
OS5cssioIl of lh.. Bishopl'k January 5lh. Iii-52.
Ie desin's oj lin 110"". at li1sl , LIlLirely
'"
11 lil ... IHlfIIl,er of Parisi", al> <lou1>I.-;I ,,"<l Episropill visits
ll:J.'h: Tl'g'lllllr"', in I'''IIl"I,' Conwl'S of till'
lie. "
RAPH ICAl DATA OF TH E MOST ILLUSTRIOUS
.,EVEREND FATHFR DON ANSELMO LLORENTE
LAFUENTE, FIRST BISHOP OF COSTA RICA
'" :\1.'<:11110 was horn April 01 1I", ,\'''''1' Hjn() in the 01
0, lile sou of one of lilt" firsl all,l 1IIOst <1i",liognislied famili"s
IIis sparing' nb dl'orllo ..dllctlte th,ir ;,on :11111 iwal1li­
111 uatul'3l1y high find nul'le, by rcas<w of lh... YiI'lnol1S l,'''''lll­
UlO'<: amon,&:' ;"hoOi he! U: p , s('al him III lll"l1
pori u III of Ame,I'ical! <:flucalion. 'I.'her .. , .\nsl'1­
l';ng jinishcll hi!> secolHlan' StLlflil'$ "rillilllilly, chOSt, Ll'l'
lic;;l1 e.',areer, ITlnailling' ill tll:l.l in ",hidl 1".'
ClIntri"s, ClUo:! W(IS RecLnJ' or lh,> Trid","li10
L1 >is.Llllpric,
! was prol'1ailllcd ill the Roman COllsislOl"y Qr Ap.il Hllll. 11>51
com'eC;I'Ilt.t<d \'l'l1prabl" Bishop dOll
I fj<l''l'IlI!J;:r ,of thnl "ame ,\"',If, C<ltl1illJ( to Costa Rica., his
'L'Otlnlry, in tlt:-CellJl,cr, h,l\'iflj{ h... 17 y,'aI's, HlIlTllolL'
h'plc, 110U,illg in hi.lllx:-ariuJ.:, j raW,fnl [o\'er of his
,n, he SOOl] w011 and affection,
It! aim and e!HI of this !-"feat. prelate was to telllelly ('f)'ing
inti glJ;rk tlle ship 51 Ule ChurdJ safely amoufot the mcb. In
,,,1' 01 1852, aftcr hadllg' surlllQunlc,l 1Il11lly dlflicu.lties he
t In \o"•• the' Y,'I1\"-,, t,lt: (h111"t"r of tlte
l1lJ great lJalrjoliRJI), Bishop .. encourngccl the sol,liers
dificu1t of 1856 lind 185'(,
me.ntahle ,lisagre=u::nls ari,uu!l' all suhject "r tilhes
",i rat.lter burl £cr:1in,J::' between tlu:: Uusmolls Bishop dltl th"
uf lhe F,XeclltiW !'o\\,er, lhen .lou Ju.u MQra, lermiuating
entc.uCl: of banishmenl for lllblJop wl1k11 laslHI uutil the
that Presi.lellt.
I his return £row <:xilc, ag-aiD look ills positiol1 u" 11 ead of
IUI-ch uull CQlltiuu£'d his work of benelit."l::D.I::.e.
1. 'Lul,',h I, J .-Calh"lr:i1, Snll J"s:.
l,-'I,n Povlrolf1.I', Snn j",. 2.-"r,H Stlh-d.ld " , .• !'I.('.
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l,a 1J.Jerc.-"1
·1,-tEI CanIII II', 4. "EI ('rtn.lIn",
:'>.-l':,UTOqlli" de Ikreelia, .i. - f'l,rn:'l'lill ul JIer"di:l.
6.-. El l:ELTlIl,-,n', oIt" lItrl,di". fi.-" HI CUrlll"I]", of
I.· l'llrrtvpl1;1 ( 7,-Pi1TWfI11i" rtf P;llula.t

liRE 'Hi' ,'\ T'r. "I'F, nF. T. \ HJ 'J (m I \ DR T.\ rOLES! A nJi 0,,'1',\ RIA
SEDE VA Nt
D.: [!'i71 :1 1, ',H"" b sill' l'p' ""[I", ocupu.ucloll1 Dll
(.. rueter 1.1(" \ lC'...'1n" c.ip! 111ar col III. l. , <1<:tor ,ln1l lJor',in '() Ri I'as, 11
que bnlJ6 flU Sll' l:eDl rada fo;) y 1I10r iJl pr6,iimo no ;. ,,,11) COI1l,
Jlrcndl 11,
II ...1 " () 1 7':/ hizo 'Ill \'iaje a KOllla reci!>icndo (Ie SIIIllO 1'ollli­
fi ('(: grad,t!; y pri II! icy',
' ...\ ario, ,t' tlt'''\: jJril1cipalUlcl1tc la
CIOll "L'LI .le I Catl.... lral.
,It r Kr.. 'Dl u]1ti 1.1: f or, ' ,tlclones Ie tli''llr" I il cOIl"..r d pall
,Ie1 11estinro 11 im.mglla, '
, l:u<'- IWIll1>rarlo ll:t.n, e su Rl r.'>i! It Ii' Ct- i- de 'oeLl
1,1nl 1 m , • r, 'OIl lJri;;clwlt1 que 'inr, III p ell ':uli'la'[ ,],­
kl g do
lJllml1k tre, anD" 1 77,1, 9\), S f."'Tanj,,o 1" ,tilJl L <\(·1 'rro
y <II [ pUC': 110 .h:sPh-i;!lIJllo grRD :l tl I i lad, ,illrr1l1t,- Sll gl-sli6)l; sielll 0
UlLO ]e su: • etos 1l1:is 11 II Ciltt:dral n"s llIrada,
ATOS BIOGRAFICOS DEL IL 10, SENOR DON
BERNA a AUCUSTO -Ill L
SEGUNDO OBI PO DE COSTA RICA
,It: altril .I" UlSO, hiju d ..
,'n nyc 111 g: I' .. •
:::. r,1:g1iu,C: '1'.11'<:1:- a.:, ill 1 I'.d,l diIOClllli"", !l. Im;11
lll· Se.liIllLl"," oj Snn ]0 Jl lv mflll'l<: 11],\ ("1.11 ci:
of Father!>, "
III 'btl ile \\.. ' c,
H lie,l s"pl 'illi ''1"
pr.p "ly iuto ,IX Lrts; olle f lJis pOor n:I.a!iOlls, :lll'] 11· remain,
in!::" 6,", for til(' C;t Tl,,,lral wI !.he: Sl-wi,11lr', t-h poor n I ,.",dy,
aD 1. ri!' InsI.Jtllu'IIl', His r('mains w re lai. <1.,\-,\ to H'st al
h" 1dt nf the Charr,'C'! (,f tl"l<' 'athcll-al. an,) I !;la [aI's
<I, ,impl .. iuscriptioII iII 1111' lor'" nf hi I bo \\'a, lir l Hl 'hol "I th,'
1lilcese of Jo'" dt, os!>, Rica.
VAC T SEE
'I'll El'is pal huir \las from 11i;1 nnlil 1:'';( il Itein"
occlJ]lie(1 Wider III II [ 'Jf ('apitu "jmr,},) r. 1. II; dol'
llUlIIltlgo Ri,'aa, 1".110 'h,,,tlng-I i:lI Ii llitU, rH fur his hum'I1' fmlo <llld
his ]I,V' m fello\\' 1111'''_ II\I\. \1":1' llol :JtJpr",-ia l'd 11' he
Illl I:: heen.]l1 I 79 lIt' ITll!lk a VI'll to HOl1J , I'l'Cl'lVllJ"
{m:ors l,nd pri"'il<-,,-,,' h"l1l the High P, Inti rr. "
T (: C'ath£'l]m.l its anisH r lotlitioll vrillcipaiJ)' [0 Ulis
IHllflbl(" DI "1lI1.1r,' 01 1 .. Chllre.ll. )11 his re Uf'D Jrt\D1 Home "can
1 • Itiu] ;; rdl/;L: ill Nic:nr g-ua, 1 hi. ol';;C!llc,',
thl' Illustrious Fa 1(-1' I,lli, J3risclll-lti, who lO he ('Otllllry as
1" slolic Dd,'gII" \\'<lS l!"lIliIUJl ,(] I" ('It (). I' thl! J iocl-'s(' of
Cosl, Rica, I nrillg his Reg-PlJcy, h", • yc U"S from 1 '77 I 11'l\tt, h,'
gaillt:d the confidence hotlt of lit Clt-r'v o{ he- p..opl", displaying
gr "'at cm:rg} _ one of uis mosl Sahl!llt 'orb; tll f 1 t' b.. tll[i"
lion of luc J'L"Stor <l tatlll:JIal.
BIOGR PHICAL DATA OF 1" E MOST Il l U TRIIJUS
F 8F RNARDO AUGUSTO THIEL,
r:COND l3.IS .OF RICA
i'hop Ivas bonl ill (; ..ml Y"
lh' Sall of Herr Jo ,.,ph TIlle! aUl1 ]Jmu Helene i) Jm Il, \\ hose
home "as ttlt' rnndd 0 !ill th ' vir u"s, l' ul1ted .RUII.II i "" {rom
the lIge f II ill Ill>' Ro 'al (;yulII s:UlIl 01 EI'erfd,l an,l
aft"n ',L <1, itt th yceU11l of , I::U S, oli Ilt' nHchr: or" D gT "
ill Ihe }"ear 11<69, elJ('rill:' Ute COII!'lre' HUD 01 flu.thers of .. Lazare,
\\hICh !tilt! th"ir lJo\'ic.i"tc ill tulogllt:, Ihe aDI'.: (twin.", I lhe
]wr I'C 11100 ilt:clar,,<1 ;l'rlJ1tlll :Illholic-s, he \\:).! 0 t.e)
h LI' fol' Paris, wh rl'. b all:t: of his Wllr h, It" IIp]lointed
lo lIito, f\'L'UlIol1'Jr, III wliich CIt Iw JllI,',f 11<: Pr.. ,,',bips of
TlLe<.>logy al1c1 ,<I} 1I1lcal r,a \I' ill tl,,· Sl'llli I1IH>',
AIJ10!l the 1" alille FaLlll'rs \l'llu arril'ec1 in . sIlt Rica to
t.ab!' eh.ar!,'C DIllie inary in L'7tl was IlfttJ,er H rD!lrclo Au,l,:'nslll
T1I;(,1.
The 27l1l, of ]I" J' ary 01 J ' , in lh" Cl h al, 111i' I11ttstrio1ls
Fall I' 1.l1is Bri,c I"Hi C0l1Sl'CI" [eI, 11 1l(·rl1" ,10 ,\ II q '1'hi"1
Di 11"[1 of 'osta Ri ,willi this llomillatillll :i1eIlC;1 1 10r"l"('r
g-r It disCllf I which had e"is(,.. l he (lrl',
.'\t firsl he h",[ lo agaills 1I11c'lIr11l0111l lt' tl'fIic Illi,'s,
but CRill<: ol1 'icloriolls, 1I0t (lUly h)' T1:lts D of his \,irlllt:' d d"lt-Ills
ImL also o\\'illl{ lolli, gn'a.l [k'rsollaJ elltlo\\'l1lCuts, .l t' \I rotr. gTl'al
ilia I"" '!a>iLornlleltC':rs and many wnr' whicli arc mnin..,. "xallll'!<'s
of lit r tHe a ,] Catholic Jail1l,
Ollt' of lhl:: f lori11iallt ,.CT",S ill his y is
COl \'l'L;£"U of lh Tnt..lialls of Tala1l1nll \, , lirrip" 1111<\ (oll llIsr,
HIS a'tions as II lrlle Catholi iu 11" 1Ft und l'lJanll't , , IIsed
lInfounrle I suspicion LO f II DU him \\ilh Ihl' retllt lllDt a t ecn:<: lor
tis 'pulsioD from he. coulllr.' \\'11, is'uer! Jul,' j th, J
H \\".. 11 10 ROtIl' all'! a!t('T\\'ards jixl' I his ""!l:<I r.,' ill
I'M1JIHIt. Orr turn tQ this C011ntl'\' in HI " lJl ,(, hI' I','ceiy,
ed with ace] :Ill tiL>l1S I .io.' , "
In lh;: ye,lr 1 07 he lllld l'ic:w',k 1l1E' COI1"ttnction tJf ]11,. Ej'isclJ[J:t1
l'alnce. which \\'as finish,',[ '11 ],' ", flliring !I'R holrJll1 ' IIf 01 Ce til<'
Il"ly Catholi' Rt'!i "iolJ w!lde I-!:t'O"t str;'[;:s 'y his F,uJldiug HUci rOil·
triuuliu!{ 10 ',,\'enll U wl'pa[1\:f, ,wl uI<lg<l7.iues 1lll,I huildiJl" comches
in . j'm-r, t lll· Rt:]J\.llllie.
Hi;; L] a h. ou the 9tb, of septcmller 19tH, \.:clwm I, Idt,
111111 Ills fllll'· 1 ,'1I1c1l k placl IJLJ Lhe ]2th, ul 11lt 8111 IIIHn II
'11" tr ) B 1U treslnLL II f -ilti 11111
l.-l lft ,"" ;'1·r (I n-i ttl '011.
'1,-" - P.lm r· P Irt..., llH:'is .
,,--hd 8101 e au "k,ml ,
£. t1l'rnTl'U1R I
:1.-hdr-1a - nt:. :'\·l;.:ri:l de Dul:J.
6.- .. :Jo SarJto llc ()rollntl.
'II -""I..) R'i1[o1.t:t JI.: ..'lInp"'iadm;
1". P rroolll] .il: Limun.
Ii. ". Er u1. dl'° Lonrdl"'s ISnn l'l"'dr .I ... de 10.. :
• was lJ"nentlly iel.,
..I lh.. o;;nm.. II1Ul11 II.
ICLEST A Dr,; CO.<:1'A RYCA
iu!>updnli[c ,[ij th'uILi..f', h, IJlIiI L
llLlr"I\' lTIAllGC'>·cl I,.,' " Cllll1 If'i
VACANT SEE
, Episl:lIpll
RAPHICAL DATA OF TH E MOST
FAPIER BERNARDO AUGUSTO HflF.L
-ECOND EISHOP OF COSTA RICA
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I II,MO. SR,
J AN ASPAR STO K DOC
DATOS BIOG AFICOS
DEL ACTUAL SR. OBISPO DE COSTA RICA
Dotado de vast05 conocimientos cientlficos y literarios,
con la fc par esCl do y la virtud por ar a, el actual ObisVo
de Costa Rica, lJUlO. y Revillo. Doctor don Juan Gaspar
Stor " gobi 11 acertadal1lente la Tg)esia, siendo el 1IIas
ohedlente sus hijos y el mas humi 1 de sus pas are",
Amable en 1 trato; bondadoso ,"tremo; can el amor
al projillJo Y la caridad par lema, no vacila en sa' ificios,
BIOGRA Y 0 THE PRESENT BI HOP
OFTH EPUBL C OF COS rA R.CA
wi b t'cie j c and Lite. ary kuo\ 'ledge,
with i,'Tcat faith as 1 is shield a t neom on virtue a. lis
sword, the Rcv. Bi 'hOLl 0 Costa· Rica, r. Juan G spar Stork
is \\'i"ely (ovl:rning the Ch lIrch of Christ in this ou atry,
Ami bl i 1 llis t a 'lent and. enerOllS in exir le,
he a!\\"ays shows c1eep interest in aay thing- concerning tht
\yell eing of his fellow,creatures; \ ·ith hi' chari tab e ( is'
siempre q 1 redunclell en bicn lie la Religion y en beneIi io
de 10' .
El rico cncue ra o;iempre ,II ':1, 1111 Imen am ig Jis.
a darlc sa )ios con.ejo. que Ie gni n y ampar n en
la luehas de la \'Ida y e la conciencia, y el pobre la Ulano
gener !ia que Ie 'corr cn sus nCc ·sidadc.', la voz de
ali nt l)ue le :minlll a proseguir on fe y e"perallza el
U. pero cami no e la e.'istencia terrena.
..... IU1CB. es arau!mb bien empleados en ':1, los t:piteto5
de 1 e y d sado call 'l"jt;:ro, padre de los poGres.
activo, aliencle personalrne e
todos los aSl11l10S de la Di6ccsis, eswctiaudolos Clclenida­
m Ilte, call era espirittl de justida. y r(;sol iendo tl,'
l1ul.:> , ulla' cue tlonc' y 10 mas c1iffc:iles problemas 01 una
rCl1:ltn de rio digl:la de admil'acion.
p .,j i Il lIe is ahrays ready to hilllSdf In hC:l:tlf
01 reliq;on and "or the ben Ii poor anJ slJ TL:rillg-,
\\'ilh kin and vise advice he g ides ich in 1i:; Ullller­
'akings, the poor in his strlJ ·glcs aml veunl 'es, GI,d a'.l
\dlO approac I him, as a fricn I r helle' eto .
:\ '\"1' t It: epit.het of aldal.1 Illtere'ted ad\lser and
father f the po r, were bet I.:'r app ied 0 au)' han
o this illtbtriolls man.
\\'ith his ex raonlinary at: idty lC perSOli lly :Itlemls
[ill aLLc.:f' ) rta'I1'l1" tllC Dloc tluder Ids c ar e r ceil'·
II SRlil til a elltion and Cal'cfLIl stndy; matter,; ace
tillS att.n ed to \1 ith entire justice ancl due prepar tiOll,
'or whie he is so llllCh admire.
Ke i It hi! 5 If aloof Erom aU political uLld 'ocial
t.I'ug-gles he looks after the whole-sOl e growth of the
Alejac10 COUl etamente de la polltica y de las
60ciales, fija toda su atencion en el progreso de la R,
Catolica ' ponc todo su empefio eu el fomento de 1:
peridad del pai" 10 que hac q 1e :'iea respetado y q
por 105 habitantes tanto naciollules como extra jen
excepcion lie p, rtid s politicos tli de clases
todos ven en c un paLlre cariiioso solo proema e'
estar econoll1ico, poUlico y social de :US I uy 2.mados
eli 'joso 'in fanalismo, plenaI cnte convencide
sagTacla mision de paz y concordia, procnra atraer 1
fie1es al recinto d la Iglesia, mas COn [menas palab
eou anatemas, y pr dicando sie/JIpre con el \"
eJemplo de sus altas virtudes.
I...roc1elo de humildarl, fe, devoci6n y \'irllld, cs I
toti po de los \"crdaderos Patlu's tit: fa ([(It'sia, que con:
todas sus uctividades y eelo al servicio de ios, al lJ
Sl1s semejanlcs y a la gloria y esplendor de la Rl
Cat61ica, Aposlolica y Romana.
::\' acio este venerable preludo en C Ionia, lema
5 de jutlio de 1856, hijo de don Fcderico CuillewlO
y dona Albertiua \Verth, siendo bautizado en la
cilldacl el 7 llel UJisJJlo.
lksde Sl1 mas edad, se eebo de V r IUC
una intelig-ellcia privileg-iada, plIesto que a 10.' 10 a
present6 a exam nes de ensenanza pri1l1aria, pasan
segllida a Cllrsar urnaniclades en (;i1l1nasio rle Cl
A los lR anos d edad se traslado a Pads, ingrc
en la Congregacion de la M isi6n, en la Que estlldio Fill
Teolog-fa y Derecho Canonico en Ia casa prineipal I
Lazaristas, or nl.nclose de saeerdote el 7 de jnnio ell
y pasando a ser profesor de Filosoffa, cargo q llC dese!
hasta el ano 8H() en quc fue 110mbraelo profesor elt
logla en Soissons (Francia),
En este misUlo a-a, y despucs de brillantes eX:lu
recibio el graclo de Doctor,
De 1886 a 18 , flle Director del Se1l1inario de '1'li
profesor de Tcologia,
Ing-resalldo en d pais en el alio lS93, se Ie III
Director del Seminario de San Jose. cargo qtle ejerci
lIamente .Y con general oeucphicito hasta 1
1
)04 que, e
mayo, flle llOmhrado, por Breve, Obispo de Costa
tomando posesion d la Silla EpLcopaJ el 15 de agos
mislllo ano, siendo consagrado c1 28 del propio me.' '
Ilmo. Sr. ]unquito, Ohispo de Panama.
En 1t) com 117.0 la conslrneeion del nnevo Selnil
que es uuo los edificios m:b notables c1e la ci nd
San Jose,
En 1910 se eclehr6 un Sftloclo Diocesano, puhlica
los lluevos esl.:lllltos si nodales .
Ell 11)13, dehido a su iniciativa, celebruse con
pompa un ongreso Eucarfstieo, del que nos ocnpamc
la atcncion qne ruerece tan aconte imientc
capitulo apart .
Dllrante su golJierno se han hec.h varias reform
la Catedral, que han cOlltribl1ido mucho a su em}H
miento, construy'uclose de nucvo el Itar Mavor y
Sag-rado Cor _.• en todo 10 que a demostr'ado' r
IllUy refillado gu'to artfstieo.
X a desC'an sa Ull momento procutaudo que todt
fie1es ten 'au se vicio religioso y a este fin, para aten
las uecesida .. de los fides, ha eri ido llucve yarro
nuevas.
Prdatlos de las condi iones del II 0, Do tor don
Gaspar Stork, a) propi ierupo q e honran a la e
Catolic . Apost iea y Olllana, sou legltimo org-ull,
lJu tienc la icha de contarlos elltre sus pa
mas illl·ires.
IA
A STO K
GRAPHY OF THE PRESENT BISHOP
)F THE REPUBLIC OF COSTAR!CA
Idow.-.;:d wiL), vast ScielltiJic and Literary knowledg-e,
"eat. faith as his shield antI 1:111COmmOn virtne as his
tile Rev, Bishop of Costa-Rica, Dr. Juan Gaspar Stm+
Iy go"erning the Chmch of Christ in this Cou.ntry.
in his treatment and g·ene.WllS in e:-.:t.rcUle,
lyS show..; deejJ interest ill any thing' cOllcerJoJill1! the
ing of his fcllol\'-creatmes; with his charitable dis-
S('A\{ STOR1;.
··":-iell
11 he is always rcady to sacrifice hi1llself ill hc:-ll:Il f
aud for tile benefit of Ule poor amI sufferillg-,
and \\-i"e advit:e- lie gl1 ides t.hl! rich in It [,; under·
1111.;: poor in his struggks ami penalties, and all
'lproac11 bLilli as a frieml Of bene-iactor.
e\'l.'r (be epilhet of amiahle, desillterestcd and
of the pOtJf, wefe beLtl'r applied to allY hody than
iltujtriou5 Ulan.
'ith his per::ionlllly aHends
ltO:f:> j.lcrtatllil1g Llte Diocese ltnder l]js C'harge rcceiv­
llll" Lht: hL'st altenti(Hl and care.ful stw.ly; matters ace
to WIth entire justice [Iud due prepnration,
he !iO much
piut< him.self aloof from all political and social
le!'t he looks after the \\'holesome wowth of th
II.iIIO. SR. Dl{. no:-r
Ak.iatlo completamente de la polftica y dc las luchas
;;ociales, fija toda 511 atencion en el progreso de la Religion
Cat61ica y pone todo su empeno en el {omento de la pros­
peridad del pals; 10 que haee ljUe sea rcspctado y q uerido
por los hahitantes, tanto nacionules como extranjeros, sin
excepci6n rle partidos polfticos IIi de clases sociales, pues
todos ven en el un padre carinoso qlie s610 proeura el bien­
estar ttonoUlico, polltico y social de su!.' nmy Hmados hijos.
digioso sin fanatismo, plenamente convcllciclo de su
sag-rada misi6n de paz y concordia, proellra atraer nue\'os
tieles al de la Iglesia, ill,is can buenas palabras que
COil anatemas, y predicalldo siempre con eI \'encrable
c.lemplo de sus altas virtlHles.
Modelo de bumildac1, fe, devocj(l11 Y \'irtud, es e1 pro­
totipo dl: los \'enladeros Padr{'s de fa f'rksia, que
todas sUS actividaetes y celo al servicio de Dios, al bien de
sus semcjulltes y a la gloria y esplendor rle la H.eligion
Cat61inl, Apost6lica y ROlllaua.
Xaci6 este venerabk prdado C.l1 Colonia. Alemania, el
5 de hmfo de [S56, hUo de don Federico Guillermo Stork
y dona AHlertina \Verth, siendo bautizarlo en la propia
ciudad el 7 del mismo.
Destle Sll mas tierna edad. se echo de ver que posefa
una intcligencia privilegiada, pnesto que a los 10 anos sc
presento Ii CXcluH:!neS de ellsenanza pril1laria, pasando en
seguida a cursar Ht1maniclades en el Gimnasio de Colonia.
A los 18 alios de edad se traslad6 a Paris, i ng-resalldo
en la COllgTcgacion de la Misi6n, en la que estudio Filosoffa,
'feologla y llerecho Canonico cn la casa principal de los
Lazaristas, de sacerdote el 7 de junio de 1879
\. pasalHlo u scr profC:ior de Filosoffa, cargo qtie descmpeii6
hasla eI ano lSS() en que fue llomhrado profesor de 'reo­
log'ia en Soissolls (Francia),
En. este miSlllO ano, y despnes de brillantes
reeibiD c1 grado de Doctor.
De J886 a 1893 fue Director del Seminario de Thel1x y
profesor de
I ngresAndo en pals en t.l ano loS'),"), se Ie nombr6
Director del Seminario de San Jose, cargo qne ejerci6 dip;­
namente.v COil general benepladlo que, en
mayo, f116 nomhrado, par Breve, Obispo de Costa Rica,
tomundo posesi6n cIe la Silla Episcopal el 15 de agosto cIel
mismo aiio, siendo consagrado el 28 del proplo mes por el
limo. Sr. Junquito, Ohispo de Panalmt.
En 1[)04 eOmellZfJ la COD:;trtlcci6n del uue\'o Seminario,
que es UtlO de los cdificios lllis notables de la ciudad de
San Jose,
8n l':UO se eelebra Un Sfno(lo Diocesano, pu1>licandose
los [l uevos cstallJtos sinodales.
En it)13. debido a su iniciativa, celehrose con gran
pompa un Congreso Eucarfstico, del que nos ocupal11Os con
la atenciou que merece tan solemne llcc;llltecimiellto, en
capltulo aparte.
Durante sti gobierno se han hecho varias reformas en
la Catedral, que han contribl1ido mncho a su embelleci­
mieuto, de nuevo eJ Altar Mayor y el del
Sagrado Corazol1, en todo 10 qlle ha demostrado poseer
lIluy refiuado gusto artfstieo.
No descansa un mOl1lento procurando que todos los
fieles tellJ....1.11 servici 0 religioso y a este fin, para atender a
las necesidodes de los fieles, ha erigido nueve parroquias
nuevas.
Prelados oe las condiciones nel lImo. n\)etor don Juan
Gaspar StDrk, sl propio tiemro que honral1 9. la Religion
Catolica, Apost6lica y Romena, leg-(Umo orgnlto del
pal.s que tielle In dicha de eontarlos entre sus patricios
mas iluslres,
.!IJ:\:-:I G,\$l',\],
Catholic Religion, although eag-erly watching- and aiding
the progress of the COllntry, I'll uswi$e he IJo.s \Von tue
admiration and love of all, llatiolHdslllld all they
consider him llol only as 1he Right Rev. Bishop, head 0
the church in Costa-Rica, but abo as lht. IatlH':r anel
benefactor who watches arter the weU.being of his parish­
ioners and beloved children.
He is a religiolls man in tbe true o{ the worn.,
without any fan(ltical ideas: his thorough knowledge or tbe
(il1ties of his sacred mission, his love for pence and cOL1cord
and his amability and tact, serV'tt hini to a.lLracl lnlo
Catholic Religion new aml devoted followers.
A gcrHline model of humility, fait]" de\'oulness amI
virtue, Bishop Stork is the vivid of the real
Fa/Iter ()/ tl/{' (1mI'd, \\"ho continually rh..>dieates all of his
energy and zeal to the service of God, 10 the wdl heing
of his fellow-creatures and to the glory a1ld
f the Catholic, Apostolic, Roman
This worthy prelate was boru in Colog'ne, Germany,
on June the Sth. 1856, the SOl' of ::I1r. FrcJerick
\\'ilrialll Stork and Mrs. Albertine \\'erth; lwo days later,
hc was baptizcd in tha'L toallJe cit.y.
Since the early yout.h he showed a prh'ileged and notahle
inteliig-ence; \"hen be was JO years old lie \yellt through the
primary examination and ellrolled in the Cologne CYlll'
nasilllll to pursue his career in humanities. At J g Gld
he went to Paris, France, and entercd 1ile Congn'J.,ralioll of
the Mission in which he 5tlHlied Pltil050plly and Thcology:
with the Lazarists he sLudiecl CatlOt1i,'fll Lsws 011 the
7t.h. of JUlle lR7'J he was the lJoly orders. He \\'as
appointed professor Philosopby unti I the year 18S() when he
went to SOiSSOIlS, (France) named Professor of l'beoIogy, It
was in that very same year, after a hard and bl-illiallt e:-.:a­
Ulination he receivcd the title of Doctor.
From 1 to 10':13 he was the Director of thc Seminary
of 'feux as well as professor of 'rheology. He caIne to Costa
Rica to coutinue his good \\'ork aml ill 1S93 hl: appoint­
ed Director of the Seminary in San an ofli0(, that he
occupied with dignIty and dliciency, obtai nilJg
aprobatioll, until May ]st. 1<)04 when be II'as appoill1ed pro
tempori Bishop of Costa Rica.
On August l.'ith. of that sallie year he took possesion of
the Episcopal chair, in order to be CQo5cgralcd On 2Stll.
of that month by the Right Re\'. Bi::;hoV of Ptlllama,
Dr. Junquiio,
In 1904 he begall t.o build the new SelIllna1'Y, 11
c0ll10dious and attractive building ju San Juse,
In 1.9J0 Lhe Diocesan $ynoo took place when new
syllodicat laws were issm.>d and J)nbli:;hclt.
hl 1913, due to his dTorts 9.tid aid the Eucl1aristic
Congress took place \\'i tll all the s[llendollr, ostentation and
piety \\'hi<:h such festivety deservcs. 111 another plAce of
this book we give full delails of lhi:; c:cn.:moDy
event.
DlJring the wise ruling of Bishop Stork there llas OOt!.Jl
many reforms made iu !:be Cathedral; mnch to it.
lOi"C'ppalr and adorn tht: main alLar as well as thaL of Ule
Sacred Heart of Jesus; in all such work he has shown his
artistic taste. He never takes a mOilleJ.lts rest and
pleasure in instructJ1lg: his congn.'gation, to whicll
he devotes special pains.
Bishops of the brillant qualifications auo high moral
standing of the IDllCh houon:d QIlc.l gn:a:Lly loved Dr. .ftlEll1
aspaJ' Stork, arl!' lh0 [)ride of ally co:t1lltry; A Bbhop
of his devotion for church mallen" love 10 humanity aod
interest in mate-rial progress; helps society to build iff
moral, rdig-iou;;, social and maLt::rial welfare,
:.c'99
BIBL lOT
CA co AL
THE EPISCOPAL L.IBRARY
M
llciosos salones silllados "II "I piso alt"
pll ..
ellllsta al'lllalUl .. n e ,Je 11I,is <I" 16,()()O \'olI11l1l'lle_s ,'l)lIl'enielll '.
m nle ']lIsifcados., ro ell ,'It>ga,'ks cslanlerias, 10, que 'n
,t.:nln Pit' ball siell all'll iri los por ,'J Hcllwl spfior Ohispo 11'Jlo, "
R"nJl", Docl r d n J"' n Caspar -Slork, qll(' ha dado ,on "lIo pvi·
Ii!!1I1l' rlleh 'le su ; 11101' al lOstudio, ,Ie sa Yasla crnclici6n
.' Sl1 iITesistilJk BII10r al trabajo,
:r'l1r"n "dIll, a,h:mlb de ];is ohras ,,01llu11es a tunas I"s bih!.io'
k,'Us, l'lllllO S' II In, .lic"ionarioS 1I1iis notables de lodos 10, idilllllas)"
la. olin': 11 l-t.lri S " d Ilti(icas dt· tn.'i.s fcuna HHBHlial, ,"aliosas ohra:,
01,' Fil"s()fic" 'j"'ol 1 "I'l'"ho Ca'l<)llko, 1)en'cl1O Ci\';I, Hisloria,
S It'i IlrJ:<tn., dt' l .. lr s ral11us d .. l s"l,,'r humano,
SOli 1I1euk twlahks ,I' di.!.:'llos de l1lt'l1cionars(' UlHI COm'
pll'lll (',li,'i(lIl de 1r.s dtl lalil101\, ell su lengua original. La ('nei·
'lis LiiJl'll.' UCCII:)'.-s lhn>e I rg' hatL ill lh.. IIp1 I'r' "rr
.ph,'o )al P,da e,
At Ill<' prt""ent \I'riling til Librar,' hfls al,ollt 1G,ll0U I'olumes
lre'l "lid arrallged ill 'kgall hpl""s, 'I'll grf>al,' parl
of he 1I'0rks !L' \' .. h.. ,>n a 'quired by 111l' l'T , .. II .1 h, r "I
Hie'l. Doctor llUll .Til 11 C;:t!-'par Stork, lId by Sf.> ,1oillg )11' gin-'n
011C,' 11\01'1' a sl\l,,:lanl;al pro (of his IUI'e for study, his 1';.,1 ,'arllin,:
alld hi: llluemluin ' ,'II,'rgy (or work,
lite (' l1LlIl U work, I ) I", ("lIn,1 ill II r.-t'l',\ric-s, such as
Dictionaril's o( '-'I'lOTy [ odern 1. llgn'H,:',' 111 hlll'5l :1II1ti011', ,Itld
tlil-' mosl fan,olls il rnry and Ij()oks ill the world, Yefl'
\'aluah],' works Oll I'hilosol"l), 'l'h"olnt.:y, (anoll LAW, 'i 'il I,all',
I list ry, Sociol",;;: und :lIt I, all lJ o( lIUIll:l1l KI1,)wl,'L!l:!", call I,t,
Sl'ell in tlle colll:di 11,
.\ C'llJlplet" ('o)kCtiOll of I I,,, Ii!ltil1 Classi,," ill Ull'iT ori;,6Ilal
lit' "f\Ill\)lIeslu .1 .. ,I 1'0111111' Ill''', I,os Oradnn's
b,i,..:rn,lus [raIJL'<"ses, l'fnULI1do IIIl c Iljlln(o de 170 lO1llos, y IIna scd"
ill ellei I.) edias ale1llallaS, ingl"sas, (ratlCl'Sa:i y e"pa­
(ii4'llll:i d ,fi,"iI'Hr prim"ra 11u"a "\I las 1ll:'iS uotahles biblio­
l"cas <11'1 III 1111.1
1\I IS 'Ill' llam, '0 ,'lIa ml1s p"l]ero,lllIIrnte]a atellci6n de II,"
inlel'1-t ules \' a£cicll:I,1 sa esludios retrospeCli,'os, SOil l'iIlCO copi V
ell' O ..TCJS all indios po ne
11('0: p'i lOrOSnml:Dl" plntaclo5 sohr" pprgam;no Y 'Ill" li"Ilt'D g,'all
"alur 1'0r su ddka,Itl ejecuciotl por 1'\ ,'scilsi,imu IIl11lll'rO (1l' ,'j"lu­
,lore , lle " , e Itl' ""is ell,
j,: l prcciusos BIUY :;lnJilar . a Jos t:'g'ipc.:ios,
Iltl" ptll ba ,,,,·,It'nl' lid alto gnulu de re.lativtl ci\'ili1"'Ci611, <jUt' t'll
;('I"dI0, tiellljlO:i IlHi);a al 'aIl1;"lo Ja I'a1.<l humaua,
Est Ta y notahl bihlioteca repre 'ellta lIll grail es!ller7,O
illl. h:"lllal y pecllniario, y sill dllda lIa, es la ohm 'Ju.... tII;]S lia
tie ['''fl' III < ..I Iluna del JJ llllJ, " R" \'111 • St'"or Ollisp'l .1111\
Hel'lIarrlO 'fbit:l y sn s\I('c:sur e lImo. y R"Hno, S<'il(Jr
IJO'lnrtloll Juan (;aspa' SlOTk, y clar.acoliocer a
h,lums ',lrnonhn, rio
s
cOllocimienlos eiellt'llco3 y literarios y :u
lah riosi'l1ul, ptwsto qlle "n "1:,, pasa las horas 'Jll'> sus
[1nl1tiple,t; Ie lej n 1i-Il!'l'S , elllr 1l(IlIel COI11·
pPlldil1 d los c 1:1 cimicJJtos hlllll:111 s, al estllllio, 'llle 110 ('11 "allO se
11:1 m;, to plHl 11e las 111ma ' gra d s,
Tlihljvte' Hpl!;COral "s Ira ,Ie Ja:' wr,laderas joyas de (, la
Pi lll:is 11· rlminl.ci611,
tonglll' is real,\' rl I, 1Ie [lll,1 <.)( l,ll,'ntiOlI ,,,,,,', liul ... ·1\ Ell('\'­
c1ojll'tlia of _,14 's is ,,'ortll\' uf )"Cl,:11 IIIl'lltio",
There aI''' remarkable I,,,oks sllcll .:IS a cO:lIpldc "01 "'<:lion of
thlO l'rl'llch Sacred Orators ill jiP YOhlll11'S, :1Illl nn clIdless series of
l"llcycll'TJel!las 111 (; rUUlll, l'rl' Ich, SpaJli:;h, whit-It wonld
,10 honollr to all) lil'sl dass alld \\' 1J a1 point I 1,ihr8r:-' Illlh- wor,d,
BUI whal is 1][11'<; relllarka:J1 al,,1 dtlt,,,s more lh- alll'1I1ioll of
the lelHlled all,l (!<-\'o\l',1 to I'd ["'cli"e <huli -', are Ii" copi"1\ of
.\7(('C IV rks, 111<' Ii st knowll il1l1' hit.lllls fir :\or"";,,o, nli­
full' !1aiL 1 d j, ogliplli , 011 lL1rrhm.. , t fin,] wllich .ITL' of t y:tlne
on accOlllJl of lll,' rldical" wod.lll;tnAllip :llld (or tlte \' ry slllnll
of "pi iu xi t1l11ce,
I'll" \'er\' 113:'IlScrirls, n;ry ,l1l1il:11" 10 tl1l' r:,'vpli'\Il"
no n iu pr f f tl t' hi!.fll StR,t:: uf il'ilil.atiou aU"inl'il
)j' the IlUlllan rac.: ill prehhl ri.:u..I lime;:;,
Tilis ruJ) 11'<)111\ rfu1 lihrary reI resellt" .. l(r 'al dIorl ill talenl
alld ill _'pe.llolillll'eS, all,l Ito douht it wiD l'e 01]" th,' works to per·
pClnatc ti,e memury nf 11 RL j{('y, DOl'l'rS Ikrnanl
:\U!-,rtISl Thi" an' hi, wortll)' succ"s or. dnctor Juall Slork,
'ulllre t" iOl1s willI her" :t.ll "xamplc:of ilJ(lns1n', assiduily,
sl'ielltlik kuo", l1gt', ,tllIl 'C\'" uce, \n:,1J as Jo\', lor :':'11' 1"1­
e"g'", for 11 ro: the presenl Hislio a'se I au." of lhl:' hours I\'hich
111'(' 11 t O(Cllpie,\ in lis r' j "iotl,il a",! 1l1cial duties,
'J he 1 it; Ull \ j",,. of ll\l' llolable j'wt"Js of
Costa
'Cn!uul'f'"WLllh' llut'li,IL. '
IlItll' tI, leeli,lo, Ull sfu!::r'!. )()(I,,'r
n-COICCM6\l y I. :[tic. ci6u d -I sin
lilu)'eu,
1,0 ftllLl16 vI I1nlo, SCOOT DOli Ikr\lar,10 :\llgllSlo Tlli,'1 0:
ISSI y a Sll 11111 rt " ya de lII10 ,
Ijue fi,t.:lIrab:l11 11104 ,'Ins d,' ::If. n'rlil, plcclra, "11111" I"s ,
12 [li<:dras \'t:rde _ ,'clIthill s sa rilicios hUlll;!\l'
),;" I" aCl\lalid"rl '"'/))\.'> a dl' UllOS 6000 obje ill h!-f na,
d(,l1ks , \l sn \llfly"r del ;lItlUllCasll', (J"i,·o.1 a ." :'-all 1
'f,"rr'll, DU['llL'fl, HI t;"l1tr;11, lhla5 1"'1 TUlThll';I Y !,inca \l
SOl dlgll.L' lit: n1el1..:ioll8r:"" ttl \l', de tJit'dra, I'e
y de ob) 05 Ill' '" IJ, "'[lIS mu." IlU1lle(()S;,\s rl 'lIlcakul,,'
lJisl6rico )' nrli '(i' ,
!lIllY not hl.: es lalll li';1l J9 t:okc:c.i611 Il' l'ajarw' ,!<- C",l
la 'll' <ld r-;cual!o! , cnJoc",!as ;111111010, l:ll "'1':lI'i"",s ."
tes I'ilrillas,
I ""0,'
CLJll1pldall 'l.., [Jrllaltl,' Illll , ,II,\.'1L" rl<- ,;vr \'i"it ",\n y ad
\lIla III tl11Jk CO] ,'l' ·ilill dot CiLlL1uf '(lmllJIc.on), dl' ill ",,] " , "
la mrel.a .I.- StlS .. g'rall 11(111)('1'0 Ill' Cll Ldl'DS :1nligll
al 1)!tO, sobre plan 'ILn:S d" 0)"1'1' r.. p:('s" l\Hl1,J" I's"ellas
lI\llllL'roSOS lieul. " (1\lllhklJ ,I 611=0, wt TlO aSlllllcs lIa"ioll.l
eulre los '1U' iiw,tr H llI'llnlll,'lItll ,I' 1:1... t111lhl' rh- t'
TalanHlnca, y los r t 10;; :11 c'11-o, ,f.. to"OI los Obi, pl Ie en
,j's(le la lUlllll1ciua Ilet [(pi.co 'Ill, a 'r :'n111'o a :\i,:aragll
1I11es(ros dias, SiC>IHtu IIllly 1us ,J" 10' Ol>isl' ,s 'k Co
de$,!-la srolllli\';siull de 1B, cd.., -to I',', ia l!t' I<J' 111110', ,I' I­
:\n't'ltllo 1,1(\1' I It, B,'rllar,.u A",c:;"sto Tili·1 )' .I,
Slur·.
FI Ul1Uh' Jto ,]t"1 ItlU5LU, '.:" th·1J;llo (II :tetn:
lJhispo 111110. y I 1'1m j) 'cto .Iull J\l:11l Stork, '1"l:
l,rtdn alnJisllu) "rnn, es ('oneil' III J,I, (-:stlldio l' illlP
'lIl1u.is de dillcro,
:\ ,;1 St' ,kl> l1 Illthhos mIle ,j" nhj"t", nnlnal'l ,"
l'olcccil1nl's ,ll' call1Hf=., cll:lilros, pi nturas )' r('l r"ll>S, tndo
r 'prcseula una a (icj() 1 sIn Ib]1J \' un \'i-t .Jr
Esle llluseo s,'r;i ::J. no r1U'),IT Il'lla 11<- ,i'l)" s dt' (osla
Sll IllIslrfsilll:l d " ii'T () ,i,p" III tuaJ [lillO, !locll T ,lull JII II
SIOTk ti,,"l' hI illt Ilci(lIl, lHuy lUll I, III" I' ti... rll), dt' clll\slHI
al t'dificio (Ill I: 1J,:npa ("} 'elllillllrir" Dn \'[1 lo Jon1 a,lecne,
il1stalarlo 'l nil ,!.- 111'" d I'll ,lieo _' 1" lllrisl,," j>1l("t1i1l1l'i"ilar
tall f1l1111 11fc .... as. III r-illh".\ Iiras .) lcciolll <1<: O}.jl·tl
'os, {J11l' C011lJli'11i1iall :'nlD partl: lu i lo' ia el,' Cosla Rici
Jl"r ]0 tan 0 "<,n ,le' llt'P,
I Jj,t1,i qlLe 1 Iru.l';L!1I d.-l p.lis (lll",lil vi adll:d s.. i",r ()',i')1
a klil. l,'rlllilill Sll 1;IIIIl.1,k ill 'a,

,IBRARY
Lil'rary laq.;e rn UI)pn ,;lor." of lhe
I !'alacc,
lI", writill,,, tli" J,ibran' iJI ..JllL 16,noo
I' allll arranged in t'lej:(Rni ,;hel\'cs, Tit(> L:Tealcr pari
\VOl k,; 1i:I"'> ll(','n II) l.h(· prC'.'i('uL I:i"hop "i Lcsta
OClDr don Juan Cnspar Siork, '""! b\' so ,Ioillg Ii,' Ims gi\'l:n
In' a proof of his ],,,... lor slllr].\', his ,'asl h-arning
ng cnergy Jnr '\'ork.
[he 1'0111111011 work," IQ h\' (olllld ill all r.ihTHril's, S\1<'h as
Iri,'s of mr>lcrtl ill their adilions, and
,t liLerary and "cj,'ntilic hooks ill Lhl' \l'orld, ",'n'
C \l'orks on Philosophy, TIII'oJogy, Cal10n 1.'1\,' Ci\'11 J,all',
,Soc;ol0A" au,l ,Ill h uf humal:t J'"o\\'l ..d
s
'·, 1';11' b'·
lh" \\'on:!crfl1l colJc:di,'tl.
COtllpkLl' collectioll of U:e l.alill in lh('ir crig-i Ilai
. Ll !:JURY
is rea1\. nolcth1c 'no wOTl1l\' of UL"lIli"l1 111're. Ellcy·
I ('fJnsisliUl,' of Yt111lIlW, i" "f .!'p,'cilll IIll'lIlioll,
'n: oLlieI' I'clIlllrl<a1>le hook, s\lell lIS a l.,.;n,pld" colledioll of
m:h Sancd (Jrat'lI'S ill 170 and l'udl"ss oj
ill l;,,'r[llan, French. HlIf('li;;lt, S[1ll.Dlslt, whkh \\oultl
'ILl' 10 allY nll,1 \yell appoillllMl Lillra.r," \\'orld.
whnl Ilion am] drn\\'s 1lI0rl' HI<' allellliolJ or
fllt'd :tnd dn'oled La rcLorspecLin: "llllUes, are of
rurks, tll(' flrsL J'1I0\\'1I hIJLBlJiul.uL" 'If :'Il"si(:'1), \\ hit'hlll(' ill'anli·
[QIc rl jcr"t\'iillhk, ()J! rmn:.lllul:nL lind 'v!uL'h tl.re of grt:nl "alll"
lnl1ll (,f ill" cldicalC- alI'I fut lhe \'t'ry 'Illall
, "f ..opies in cxisuHlce.
"PTy j'lrecir>Us mn:'"scrlpl.s, ,hJlilar t.u llw hg,\'j)liHII'.,
iTI('uuln"'crtihk proof of the of ci\'ili'CltiolJ alLairl<'d
human jll lhose lime!;,
's truly liurary it J.:T..... t effort in
"Xpl'tHhllJre". :llld :to dGlllrl il will h,e Olll' lll,' \\'ol'ks to pCI"
lhe:' melllory of the RL. Rc\'. ni£110ps, Doctors lknJanl
Thiel an,] hi' wnrlhy sm:ecssor. rloc;lor J"lJII Cltspur Slork,
i.:'I'ncrallOn,; will h:wc here :lll cxmuple:of inrlllslr)',
k allll as w.. !l t1S lon' lot kllowl·
,)I' here til,' prr.'srnt IliRlrop mau, of thc hours" lIic\J
CX-'C;l1pied in his r,,1i:;ooll5 amI (llfit-itll duLies.
t I\piscof'al I,ihmr)' :mothcl' 01 Lll!' l1rtlRhlr j"weJ, of
ti
MUSEO EPISCOPAL
I':s H'r,lwkr<lllll'lIk lI"tal,It" " I'I'Pf'l'Sl'lltn, lit' Ull cslll<lio
flllly d",tcni,lo, 1111 ""fllerl.o pOlkro"o y Ull .\,.'llstn lIllly ill,pon,lllle la
." d",iJ.ic:"citin dd Sill n(lIll.,r" 'k nl>jctos 'lit<, lo COli,'
tilUyL:ll.
Lo Lllllll6 el JlnJO. Sdior DOll H('rnanlo Augl1.s1o TlIi,'l ('II I'! rliio
y .a S1.1 ya .. Il" lIflOS HSP, Lj;>\n;lJan"'s, t'nLre 10:'
'lUI' fi,llural>all llIodelos 'k a Ifarcr ill , silltilohs d.. 0'" y
piedras ,,,rrl,,s, ," de hlllllanos),
Ell };, actuaJidatl cJJllsla dl:: uuo, 6001' ohjetos illdi);tnas, procc·
"II S\l llloyvr parl\: dd ';llnIlU(.':lsk, " Sanl" Cnv),
Terraha. Borum, HI (:l'ul'ral, faltla,; Ilcl Tuni"l!>·..! y Linca \'i,-ja.
SOli ,lil..:o:lS .]P las ,1<' pip<lra; ""rdl'S, ,jp
irlolas )' <Ie' obj elus r'I" urn, lodas UItIY uunu'rosas ,k i IIcalculahle I'alor
y llrlisti"".
Mu)' lIolalJle \'s 1.allll,I,'n la col\'cTi6n ,Ie- ,Ie Co,l" jea y
la rI" colihric.', tid l';cuaclor, coloc",las ,lIubas, l'n espacios..'lS " t:lcf.:H.u,
tes ,·iLriIl1'ls.
l>S ,ligl1o tI ......'1:'1" Ybitadt,'y ;.,.I1l1ir;H.lc ,
Hila 1I0La1>I,' "OkCl'll)f1 ch' <;amafeos I imilac,6n'. ,Ie mud.lo I'alo[' por
Ja elf' SHS "jl"lILplar..,: graD UClIllt:ro ,!<- ,:" I<!ros pin­
larlos ul (,h'(I. plantltas (lc t:olJn' l'eprt'st:nl.aur1o PSCCDas bil.liens:
nUltll'roso::; HeuztJs, al 611"P
J
:-.ohn-· nl1cif'lnH.ll's nnu­
los que y rtllllHs ell' t'jHrr:b
Talalltall(''a, ." Icl'!! relrn("s al 61""j. <I,'t<l'l'l; 1o" d,· Costa Rkfl,
Lksrl" III fUllclaci<'>n clet GpisCOJl3,lo. a );icarn,L:;uH, IUlSt
lllll'"tros ,liGs, sielJlln lIl11y lJillltlJlts los rle JI'5 ,,.
,\esck la 1:1 St'11",. ,'st" "s, hi r1,' 1111;OS, ,. R",ltllo".
.\nse1mo BerJlardo :\lIg11,.;tO Tllie[ ," I))('lor' ,lUll Juall
(;a"par SLo'lTk,
HI ""(,I1I1>ro,o illllllt°llio del 1I111"l'O, dl'i,i,!" til "cln'll F;t:iior
Obispo HulO, y R,'dlw) IlL,c[or don JLlan r;:tslJ:Jr Stork, qLlC hl.l d('(li·
,,,.rlo "lllli'UtO gT.'llldl's " 1111 pot-lill Lvs
.Ie clinno.
.:\ t:l :-it' tl,'lWlt Iniles :-:aliluilrios :U.lti.!.[uos
1
." la:-;
coh'cciolles ole curl/lms, I' todl! 10 cLlal
1111>1 y 1111 \'ill"r illc:alt'ula1>!e.,
1J1US<.:O Sera l:l lIU dlldar unn de las joyas tit.: H.ica ptll'z;
Sli d Seii"r UbisllO ,Ietl"" !lmn. """lor dOll JU:lll
Slork liem- la LlIl1'llI:it'in, 1I1l1\' lalldnbll plC'rlu, ,1..° l'illlsirllir jllll!"
al edificlO <Juo,; ocupn "I 1111 Iu(' 11 :'l,1t'cllaflo, pan
illslalarlo a fill de "Ill\; I-j p(llolk",' turisl>!, puc-dml \';silal' CUll Ii , ;,t'
lall lIolal.oh,s ,. ric-as cle "hi"los ,'ali,
que ('nlllp,-Ilcl;all gr<Ul park la hi·loriil ,Ie Rica, Y'IUL'
p"r 10 loutO '''Il '(I'
Ilj:!la rill" jura I,;t'll (1.-1 p.lis IJlI":!" "j Iclad ".;",1' I )',isp() 11<'
a f,'lil. L':rJlli liP LnH\>tbl .. irk",
,)IJ!
- I XTttU1Q*
orb\' recolh'l't ion of, awl da,:;ifiCIJLioll, o1>,iu'!>i II Ilich 11'!'111 lhl'
:'rIlIs<'Unl a won,h'l !1I1 ('f/(Jri llHL oJlh' iu
lab"r hUl a
1
,,0 itt exp\'lHliLnre all,l kUIJwlcdgc,
Th" ?\luseUIll \\.,'" found""l by the Rl He,', llis1top D',elm B",\JI",.,I
.\llg-usl Th;,'l in lhe year 11;1;1 aud nt his l1eaLb il lliltl aln:ady ;,0I1lt'
1;50 pi"cl::s, lh"se \\'prc speciJll\'Tls of indian polten', carlT"
Slone, golden sj'lIlbo!s and J2 grecn slones (collars ilnd knin:s f(II'
hntlwn sacr;(jee,,).
At lIw pl'cscul \\TiLiug the .MuseulII COLlttls al'onl 6,OOn indi"n
pien's, of th"'ll frulIJ CuanaC(l_,li,! (Ki('.... '·a alld Sanl..1. Crill.) TeT­
'n!>", Boruca, 1::1 (:L'neral. slopes of Lhl:: 'fl{rri:l11JiI \'()1canQ, anrl lit
lid 1.i ne, 'fhc col kctiou of gre'·" >:IOllCS, the "I(,ls all'[ fig-lIrL's lllHue of
gold, all y\'ry IIlI1lJerOIJ5 alffl of an i hi,lorical all.1 ;Irli"lic
",lIue, are worthy of menLion,
The collecLion of hirds of Cosla Ril'a is ",'r)' r":rllITk,,I,]c,. 1'11.,
hUUl\uillg birds frolJJ Ecuador arl' nol.rllJl .. , .'.11 aTt! arnlll'"
l'tl in larg(' anel eleg::tTlt !-iho\\' •
,\s a filliug CUI.llp]clnenl to a \'"n fill"
colleclioCl of imit.ation (''111\1'01' which art=' ''1'1'\' "lIlll'lL'h-; 1\
IIUlllbcr oj anlique oil painling's, 011 c:'(}PlJer
ildltical scent's: also 011 rcpn,:sclJtilll-!
naliollal ("'ellb in ""esleryl":!r", alllOlli,rl:sl \\'tnch lin: the ndlls (,f
l <jarr",.; awl TalEl1llalJ\'a, Bud lite p,cll1res of nJi lhe Bishop" uf C,)st"
Rica, froIII l1,,, foundatioll of tile atlllch..d til thnL of );ica­
I' a<';'11a , lip 10 the lime, 'J'lIL: lHllalJle of L1ll::se Hrl' 1111'
pictures of tlte. Bishops from til\' sl11>,di\'isioll (Jf lliv S<"r.. U1.ll b Shlce
11l(' ('onsacralion oi lltc Rl Bishop J)t\tLur AlI,'elmD I,loreutc y
I,ll fUcllle, DOl:lor Herllard .\ n,'.:'usl Tiliel a lid ll.wlm: Juan
Slork,
Tit" r'·lI\arkabk ilH;n'us<, ill till: object, tll" 1IIU"'1I1I1
is dllL' to the of tit" pf('''''lll nishop nn<lr):' Slur!.: Ilhl) It"s
dc"oled of lime and, larg.. SUIJIS of IIlOIlE'}' Lo iULpro"c il ill
l",'l'r\' cnI1Cl:i,'a.hle wa'".
:ntis l\lll;,euDl ",ill lw ill lll,' ".::ar fUlIIr.-, il Lhe plall' ill COli·
It'mplalirm ar.. ('anie,l out, o'w 01 lin! ill').l'l tlflLlblc \\'orks in
'osta RiCH.
II i" lh,· illlt'ltliou of Lllc RI R,',', Bishop Stot'\;. lo bui.Itl LI special
,'eli';r" fnr lite Muselllll, alonl{ ;;;,h; <.If ttl" IJuil,liut.: oCCllpi,:cl by
tlh_ I\'ith all in'!lCpendelll ellln'lICl', lhat lilt' pll1Jlic
>11'1" Ita\'e all I::a,;ier La the MnsenlTl for tlt" liLIrpo5t: of
k lJolI'ing' aIHI 5[\lIle,
In this \I"'Y IlIallY rare col!eclioll5, rcprps"l1ting the lid"'''I ,
celllent rtf lin' aJlCiChl J\lay be ",luull".1 by pco)J!l
institntion,
It is 1.0 hop<=,1 LlJal Ill" will se,' ,I"'ln',- 111'11
r"'lli,.. " , im ll", good 1)( tl,,· ,")Iwlr, ill L[Cllt:nil.
I
ha con g"'neral bellcphiciLo, a ucupar una .Ie siIlas cap:
ILU E CABIL o ECLESIASTICO
la actuali,""/' .sell1peiia adeUliL'i el argr d Fiscal rl, 1
Sus \'irtur\cs y /ill' 'ratl! 1" han captacl, K nert! e.. sil!lpll.l
THE VENERABLE ECLESIASTIC CHAPTER
l'.\ ,,6N1l:0, IlO'; RO:>E. DO nli J. VA ,-X,:ci,
S" [uuLlu en <:I aiio LX,)I, Ull aiio 'lcspues de la lOIlla (k po, PSIOll
del prill "I' ()bispo QP Co"t Ric-a, e! IImo, ,']{enllllo. Seiior dOll
AIl:>e111l J,loreote y I Itl 'nt
]JJ-:AN. DOl'l'OR ,JOSI' Tacit, en Sail Jose el 1,1 rh:
1IIayo de 184,';, Fne en 24 rle mayo de 1869,
lloclor ('II ')'eo1, ,l:l' , grar1l1ado ell 1a 'Clli,,-,,.sidad de ,Ilall:lllala,
cl !lmo. Senor Obispo Bernanlo 1\uguslo Tltiel Ie eley6 al cahil,lo;
fue "'icario General, ,I OIJispado a1 fal!ecillliento de Stl herman(,
oLlseiior :\nlonio del -'arlllen !,allJora, Snc<:di6 en el IJecanato d,-'!
ahil,lo al ))oeLor dOlJ 'arlos Marla Ciloa, pOl' nOtTIhrallliellto del
Papa, El lInlO, "I{cy,{wo, D dol' dOI,1 Jnan SLork, actual
(1bispo tIe Costa Rica, Ie lJonlbr(, su \'icario l.;cueral y obtu\'o del
Santo Pa,)n: "u nOiJIbraLni"nto ric l'rolo-nolario i\post6lico 'Ad Iustar.,
Sus a tas d personal"s le han capt,tdo genr,ralcs silllpatlas.
PH SHiTERO nON M,\;';\·EJ. .\RA\'A.-i\'aci6 ell Carta,
go el 17 d,' lIo"ic'lI1hre <It; 1 37, ordemilldose en 21 de lllarZQ de 1863.
llamado :l.. uria F.ch'sia,!.ica pol' el lllllO, 1loctor 'l'hiel.
S:lcedi6 al Doctor dOli Jose Zalllora en la dignic1ad df' 'resorero del
Cabil!lu, Es ulla de las fig-uras m,is salientes dd Ckro
taDto pOI su acri,'olalla virtud. COlllO pOl' SU LaLento y altas dotes )ler·
sona1cs. 1 que Ie valido la y cl aprecio, hasLa de
los m:is recaJcilrallles "l1emi 'os del dero.
(-;o<:a de genera:e' sill1palias porslI erlldicir,n y tralo exquisilo.
'fl\OT,O(:AJ" I' ESllin...Ro DOf"['OI, I>o;.; I-LU'AJo;I, O'raN CAs'rRO.­
;\aci6 ell San Jo' el ill ,1e Cllcro 1877, ordellos!' en ROllla el 28
cle oetl1hre de 1899. Es indudahlelllenlc d sac"rclotc llIcjor preparado
ell su carrera, Hizo sus eSLurlios ell ROllla, doctonlndose cn Filosofla,
'1'eolol<la y .ntriu'i'llle juri, a IIna e,lad "11 qUI' n111eh05 solo comiell­
ZHn SllS cttrsos l111i\'ersitarios. llolllIJrt; (Ie c1arrl inteligencia, conoci­
miclILos profllndos y \'lttlld Ih:risolada, (:5 sin c!tllh, nna ,Ie las figl1ra,
TU I,,'ill llleS del Clem NRd lIa1. Su 1l0lJlbre fll'-' muy sonado cnall'
do se trn 6 (1<: (Iar 'lIC al IIll[), nod I' Thiel ell la Silla !':pisco­
pal. Fn(' nador d" la lli6cesis a la lIlllerte del Doctor
l:lIoa, E1 ae :->"iio Obispo lllllO, y Doclor dOll Jllall
Slork 0 )lalllCJ al Cal,il<lo (loude brilialltel1lellle el
llouoralJ!v car.l;O flue se Ie contil'i(, sieurlo llllty apreciado POl' todas
las clases social"s,
I'f!,,"crJ ClA.tHO, --I,a silla dc C'{/ICiJli!!o IJciliielio'ario eslol ">lcall­
t 'J ,1<:s c la l'l:Ultllda d I 1ll11)' ilustr TlocLor t1 Jose lladilla,
C"xc>Nrco, H'>" 1fl(51':- lZA,'lfREz,-·.. Nad(, en Sall Jose cl 2. (]t:
IIlarzo 1 2, Fu', 0 dl:ll' do en 10 de juuio de IX6S; ocnpo \'arios
cumtos, elltr' lIos. los rI, Sail Juall y San Vicente, hril1all<lo <-:11
todos pOI' Sll Yirtll,l y cdo apost61ico, HI lIl1lo, Dodor'l'hiel, 10 llamo
a Sll !f\(!o, .'n pr<'lnio de sus gralldes elevundolo a la
Curia lkksi: tic-;!, I'll '1 qllc' olesde hace 11Illcl1OS aoos des"lllpeiia c'i
ltollroso 1'.'-:0 II, M' .1'01',
Es Wlty cousi kr.ldo poria Illlena sociedad,
C..\NOXICll. DO;'; II','\}UJ) !,(5;Ha,-;\aci,) en Sail Jos':: eI dia
9 Ill: lllal-I.O ,kl aii" 1863 y ill" sacenlotl' el 26 de llIarzo
dc' 18<';7.
11i/o c:n ROllli!. alg'ullus estudius, grn.clujndos(: ell aqudla cillr1ad,
,1.: Licen COlI l'ITCltO. TTol1ll,n: de f;icil palalJriI y lllUy \'l:rsado
a 'll11tos ocnpa,lo.\ OCll] ,I ILJl pn:h,rcnte. entn'
los :-;<I,,,T<1oo8 costnrricens<'s. Sael'r lotI' ce!oso lll'! Clllllpli·
mi"'ll[O e sus sagr lIas ,jebere's _" dt: l'jl'mplar, fllc: Hamado
p t '. 11111D. l)'Jdor Tltie.!, del cnrato (Ie San lsklro, <jne ,ksernpeiia·
302
Tltis instituLion ,\'as [ollndt:t! i II the year 11:>51, one aft.-,. lhe
inall'Yluation o[ tlte 6rsL Bishop of Cosla Rica, the Rl. Re\'. Mon­
sig'nor Anselmo Llorente y i,afuenle,
Doc'I'Oj{ JOSI, 1..\)lORA, "'as born in Lhe cily of S<m
Josc, On th' 14lh of May 184.\ aud ,''''s lJP1!.inecl priest on the 24th
o[ Ma" 869.
A Doctor- in Theology, ,,-:·radna.ted the Clli\'ersil)' of Cl\alelliala,
tlte Rt. Re\', Bishop l),'ctor Hernanl t\ ugnst Thiel made '1 for
him in the \'cnemble Cltapl,-'r, and held the oflir;e of \';car Cencral
<It the death of his broLher Monsignor :\ntouio ,id CanlL 'n 1-"I'lOra.
1I<: succeeded Do(:tor Carlos Maria Clloa 'Dean of the ClJilpkr, by
T"'l1:1i appointment. 'I'h RL, lZ''''. liishojJ, DOdoI' Jlnll (;aspar Stork,
present hishop of Cosl" Rica appointed .him Viear (;cm:ral and
ohtailwd from the Pope his appointment a.o;. l' t -?\'lJtnr.' Apostolic
"An Iust.ar'·.
Ilis personal accomplishments Iu\\'e won for him tlte g-elleral
estecm.
Rli\·. 10'''''1'111,1{ l\I";\;UHl, ARAYA. TJH:Asnn,R,--\\'ns lH,rll in lhe
of Cartago Oil the 17th of i\'O\'elllher IX3i an,l ' __as or<1:tin"d 011
Ule 21st of March 1863.
'rhe Rt. Re\'. BisllOP ])odorThiclappointed hilll lo the Ikclt'sias,
tic nar, and succeeded Doctor %amora in the post o[ 'I'rL-a5tlr"r of !he
Chapll'r. TIe is one of lhc mosl prominent figltres of the Costar­
rican clergy, and for his undeniahle "irtues, for his knowledge and
personal accomplishments, l1e is highly estt med i>y alI, (:,'("n hy lhe
Illosl reca.lciLrant en 'lilies of Lhl' c1ll1rch.
C... XON DoeroR UTHON CASTRO, :rHliOJ.OGAr,,-The Re,·. ])oclor
Ca;;tro is a 11ati\·c of San I Ie was born on the l{,lh of january
18ii and was ordai ned in Romc. Italy. 011 the 2Hth o[ octouer lR99.
Ile is, uu,loubte<11y, the hl'st prepared priest for hi, calling. lIL'
llIade his studies in ROIllC, and was awardcd thc' diploma of
in I'ltiloso[>hy, Thelogy and "ntriusqnc juris" at an age 1\'1 II man,­
others ha\"e jusl commenced their LLuh-ersit.- course5, A l11Hll. of
-lear intellect, -profonnd kllo\\'ledg.: and of lhc pllrest is, no
donbt., one of the most hrilliant lights of UIl' 1\aliona1 d"lg'y, IIis
name was repealcdly as the prolmh11' of DodoI'
Thiel to tll(: Episcopal Chair. Oll tlw death of !)odor I'lloa, 111: \\'as
Coycrnor of the Diocese, The pre'senl liishop, ])odor Juall {;as[>Hr
8tork, appointed DodoI' CasLro to lbe venerable Chap wl\('n: h"
shilles for his ulllle.niB merits.
1'1·;XJ'l'IiXTB.Ry. .. ··j'he Seal of Penitent.ial:}' Canon is sillcI:
thc resignat.ion of the Rev, Doctor lose Baclilla,
CA:\,nN lI'Iol$I>S R,\.\1IKHZ.--,'J'he Re\'. ])oetor Ralllirel ",as horn
on lIlareh 2nd. IH42. lIe \\'as onlainc" priest on June \(Jtlt a:l<1
since lhen has LJl'1,l JUallY I "risltes, L el1l, those of San Juan
and San Vicelltt!. The Rt. R.e', Bishop Doctur 'fWd 0111 him Lo
tlte F.cclesiastic liar owing' to Itis lIlany \'irtues an,l accOlllyl isltlllellLs,
an,l for ma.ny years has held the post of ;\otary Mayor, " \'ery ltig-Ii
position in llte Church. He is highly esteeillct! ill social as \\'c11 as ill
clerical circl es,
CA:-;-ON Docr !{ RICARDO 1,t::':ICA,·-This !-ten'rend !", tiler ",as
I,orll iu San Jose 011 march 9Lh 11:>63 alld was ordain -11 on march
2Stll 1887,
Doctor ('ontinued his studies ill Ite was
g:radualed as in Ca1lon :\ UUll1 possessing great
oralorial faculties, higltly le,Hne(l, llnd being- ",qll postl"d on
l'Hc,hl 'lc San ]lI<111, "I ilia 31 de agusto t: HI7 ,
:\ In,' ann. t" m'ne) hrilla tentenlc ,Us e 'llldibS
no p1l,h"'lIdh r as sa!-!radas 6n.l"lws, POI' 110 t:!Ier la ".]
lIi('a, r-:I lImo, Doclor Thiel, rt:couO'c:il:lIcl I!specialisilll
de ta l'nto y I, virtud, Ie 1I0mhr6 pro[esl I' r\ I Semi nario.
( r ,,1.3(1 ell Z ,It' ag-Q:to dc lS9l, cOlJli 1 16 su Gln-"r" J
lIal, ailo 1901, .. 11 <]u 1m: II'JI111,I' ,On ellra de In parrr
IJcsa1l1 an,,10s. l' co contra 3(1 " 11llltacl, pit,,) a s,
ellrato de la cillc!acl 11:! Her :dia, II I '11lL: pnr!o [:kiIIlI<'1l1L"
liar SliS grallll"s ft,n la \,:1 '" ra sagr,,,1. I 'n 1'1 ",,,
]a prclIsa, 'e Ie \'i6 ttal>ajar si lIIprl' COil k y
niellliu lu . 'xi to,' 111(" cOl1lpktos. iill 19(J(" ,'II pn'1I1iu II s", 1
acli"idarl, vas(os cOliOCimi0l1tos y dl"l.ud 3, fill- j)alll;l.oI.. al ,
ell el'llll: lull eOlllmu,ac!(, su ],.Ihor d,' :tec'if, I :;<.d;, I
cOllstaIlCi,\ illqnelln3llla],lt·, AI pal \'alenci I II Sf' ,kl" 1 h;
Ciolles siglli' tf": C' leulo tit' Artc nuo Cat,',lico50, .SOClt,ll
!luella 1'1'0:1":1', • Iallres Calo ieas de Si(lll', <I.'alccislllO para
)' ( 1'[1 • 1ll]O los rk In I' l:!llsa.
1::1 Fm ('aIMi,·o .. f llld"l Ilna r"vista religiosa lilltlilda 1::L
(i'i h:wo, inf:JJllil, I,ll FP"Y", diario calcJlieo d" I.., I
It' dell<: 'lJ funda irin, y ,,,, ,'J lin imporlalltes l>atallas
lli,10 !-,rt liles p I':mi 'COil resn!la,,] al ;llllt'nll' salisl' Clt,r
tlla11l1ente .' pOI" con Icto rciimdo de1 )lerio(li. mu. hn,:l. "II
que l1i <:ola],ora d diario sns silll] ti.!.S.
J';I p,ldrc \'u eUciallO, 1 rototipo ",.] sa,'c'rel"t,· ea (
lntllSiglellt" con lei <:1', 1m con ]i\S I 'rSOllBS; laborioso, ClI!
rl J de ulla acti.\'idad si n limites ,y tl lllla \'alentia narln COllll11
ce nacido para las grandes luchns )' l' etll!ln:sas m,is
I,as \'irtn,I, y ml"rit", illeo l1parallles lwce 'lue SI'U qu
r"spelado de tOll s, aIm ,Ie aqlll'1los '1lle 1Il(t,; dishl c.iadtls cst.
.. l()lica ROfllt!nl\.

t\STIC CHAPTER
\\,as lOllntled ilJ tlie year 1851, olle ,I'e,It' allc'!' L!ll!
'alion of lhefir5t Bishop of c.osta Rica, tlie IU, ReI'. MOl!­
I,!orente y i,afu,eole,
JOSE DJ!:Al':.-IIe was bonl in the city of San
I the 14tli of May 11>45, allll was ordailled priest on til\'
1869.
)odor in Theolog)', g'radllated 1,\, the Cni",'rsit)' of Gnatem,da,
Bishop Doctor Hernanl t\ng'nst Thiel !)lade a place: for
th(, \'el]('rable C.haptl'r, and held the olliel' of Vicar C;en",ra1
!e(\lh of his brother Monsignor Antonio dd Carlllell
:f'"dNl DodoI' Carlos Marla Ulloa as ])ean of thc C.haplcr, oy
ppointIlll'l1t. Th" Rt. Re\', Bishop, DodoI' JU;lU ("'lspar Stork,
of Costa Rica appointed him Vicar aud
,J frolll the POP0 his appoiotlllCIJt as l'rot.l:>':-;:(Ilary
star" .
, persoJlal ha\'e WOIl for hill! the gCIlera.l
\', I,'A'I'IIFR MAl':UFL AI{AYA, 'l'IU':ASli[U;R," "'"s horn ill Lhe
::art"go on the 17th of ='io\'clIlber 11;37 and \\'as ord,ained on
of 1\Iarclt 1863,
, Rt. R,'v, Bishop .J)octor'l'hie1 appoinLed llilLl Lo tile E:cclesias,
and Doctor 7.alllora in the post of Trcasurer of Lile
" II" is one of the most prornin"nt fignres of lbe CosLar,
"rgy, and for hi" nllfleninhle \'irtups, for his know.ledge and
1 nccotllpli;;lllLl<!lJts, he is v estel'Uler:l l)y all, c,'en by Lhe
c'llciLraut enemies of tile chnreh,
,ON ]'JoC'fOR U'l'IWN CA:>TRO, THEO.LOCAL.-'l'he Re\', LJodor
a natin, (1f San Jose, lIe \\'as horn OJ) the 16th of j'LIJiLil.ry
d wa;; ordained in Rome, Italy" OIJ the 28Lh oj octol.>"• .1S99,
undouhtedly, the best pricl;t lor his ca]Jing, lIt'
studj(·s itl Romc, anrl wa. tile diplolua of Loctor
,sop!)\', Tilelogy aml juris" I!l fln age W\ll:U many
Ilfl\'e jllsL COlTllllelH:ecl their uni\'enslly A man 01
tl'1J.cct, profound knowledge an,l of the pnrest \'irtlles, is, no
>111' of the mQst brilliant lights of tll<' ='iational clergy, His
as repealedly as Ule pral.ahle sneeeSOf of Doctor
, the Episcopal Clair, On the' dE'rtth of Doctor l,:1l0<l, 11" was
'IT q( lhc Diocese. The present Uisllop, J)qctor Juan Caspar
Ippointed Doctor \2a,slro to the \TlJerabl,; ChapLer when' he
Or I.lis uJ1Llcniabh: merits,
Scat of Calion is \''leal'lt sillc(:
gllatiqn of th" Rev, lloctor Jose Badilla,
MOTSI':S R,DIIR1\L.. -" The ]{e\', ])octor RClllJin,1. "'«5 born
Jl 211d, 11342. H" was ordaincd priesL 011 JUlie 10th 1865, alld
;L'Il Ita!' livId 1l1any parishes, <llllOllg Lht:'rIl, lhus(' of Sal1 Juan
, VicenLe, The Rt. ReI'. Bishop DodoI' TILiel eall"d hirll to
l"siastic Bar o\\'ilJg to his m::IllY \'trtlles aUll
IITall)' ,",'ars lIas Hie post of ='iot.al')' rI \'ory high
ill the Church, He is highl,\' estel'llIcd in 5Ocial,a..'i &S ill
circles,
,uN DuC'l'oR RIc.\I/[lO I.l.'::;lc:\,,-Tllis H,e\'ert'nd Father W'IS
Sn.l.l ou march 9th 1H():) anrl onl:\ine(] Oll marcli
17.
lnr /.l:liiig"a cOllliI1Wt,d his i 11 \"hert::: Il .... WaS
f'd LiccI:r.::iale in Call0ll La\\". ,t\ Ulall pussessinH" greal
1 faCilIties, lrig-hl." learncd, Hnrl beojl!;:: well
C/\ I:II,UIJ J':cr,l'.SI,\S'!'l 1,:0
h,l COlt I!t:ucral lJe.1lotpl,icito, II OCupar lUlu .ie Ins cnpitllian's,
Ell ia acLllalitlud, 1"lenLns d eurgo ,to:' Fiscal de Ia enria,
3m "irLtllle,)' fillU 1.til" Ie hall simpatras,
L'Al\<JNIC<.>, 00:" Rosu);[>o [>J': J. el1 el
l'llehlo fie San .luau, d (lia 31 agosta 1871.
2.0 "iios h:rraint! lJrll,IIl,nieru,>lIle sm, esLudios ecksi:i,t icns,
1I0 l>ludiellllo n:cii,ir pOl' flO 1" ... dad eClll{,­
lIiea, BI rJllW, Doctor 'l'hiel, rC:L:Ol1ociendo SLlS espcC'irtlfsimas dotes
d" y virtucl, 1l' 11()l1lbro riel Scllliuario,
"u 2 (1(' agosto Ile 1H94, profesio­
nal, basta cl aiio 19tH; "11 que nomhrado cUm lIe la pa,roquin de
DcsallTpara,]os, 1'0CQ tlespu0s, con'Lra, su \'Jl lll.ltad , paso a ,;ervir ",I
cllrata ,Ie lit ciurlad rlt: Ht'redia, en el '1l1e pur]n bejll1lelllt: deS'1rro,
11ar SliS grn-IJlk'l5 Bn la c:tkdra "'11 la e"clIelLl, .. II
la pL'CI1Sa, se \'i6 lralJEljar sielllpn: con le y obtp­
I:ielldu lus l'n:is c()\npleto", Ell 1906, ,'tl ]J1'el1lio a ll'nbl1jo;'i,
adly/.lnd, "i1'>l.lJs cOlloci1'llie1'llo" }' "il'lll<h's, 1\<>111',,10 al l'ahf1do,
('11 dqut: lILI continua,lo Sll I'ell,'m(-rita la1>o1' d" alTion social, COli \lila
cOl'lstanci<: lllqllelJrilllLabl"" Al (Jadr« \'a1e1le;;1I1O s" .klxu la,; [l1l1da­
ciOlles '('I[cll10 (iI' ('at(,!ir,os>, .Socic'dad ,it' la
!lllerm l'rellO<!ll, Cat6lica, .I" Si<')\l', rmra sc.iior-i,­
t[lS', y l\s UIlO rk Ia RerLacLt;
1.'1 /,",-,! C(t!i)!iru; ftllld6 Ulltt rel,.;sLa L-iluIllrJa 1:'1 /lo,i;'<l1
(j';,\li,nw, otra i.u1o.nlil, L{L l;p(l{{1, djano clIlr'>lil'o de ja lli6cesls,
Ie SIJ [wJdacii)ll, ,I eD l.w tihTallv itil]JorUl11leOi ui'tLBlllis y sost<-',
llillo h'Tl!wles coil r<::soltll, ..los aJtllll.lClile S:llisfacLudos. Ac'
1,11!11Ulclite POI' retirado dd perio<Ji,IJlo, lIosta l:;ll [Jnnto,
que IIi colal,oru ,'n el l1iflrio de SIIS ,;illlpatias,
1-;1 pll,lrl' \'l\lellciano, eS e1 pl'olotipo del s:'\I:<'1'<lote c;l\ulico iJl­
con e] error
1
nu con 1::L$ personas; lahoriosu , culllJ,. cloi..a­
do Ill' nna acthidarl sill 1Ilnites)' de nna \'aJentia nada comlill, pare,
lJacido par:', 1il5 .t4randt::-> lllCllH.:-> y ItlS (:I.upresa.i rIli.ls alre,'idns.
,oirbi f,1cs ." llH';rit,-,,; inC011lpar;1hlr:s IlrlCell (jut;:! :-;('a )
r"sp<'larlv dl' todos, atTn de aqul'llos que lllf.l'" (list<itJdallns (;St.,tll elf' la
R"li,c:i'lIl C;lt(,lica ..-\post<,.lic;\ ROlllCllTa,
E\..'lYSL\STll' Cll,\P'J'I':!{
subjects, h,' is one of Ule leading' sacrec! orators of
Costa Rica. \-ery 7.""lous in {nlfill1.tl<::Jll of his ,lnlies, he
called (rom tile parish of San Isidro ttl occupy C>f Lhe Cbairs of
the \'elll'Table Cllilptcr, He is at pre/eut. l'istal of the licclesia:.lic
Jlar, POl' liis amiable ami personal accomplishments he: is
higllly esLeemed allli rc'spedcd il.l
n()I"!'OR RosP::\J)o Ill,: J, VAI.Itl'iClA:"O.--'J'lJis worthy
priest. \\'as Ilorn ou tlie 31st., of Aug-ust J871.
1\t LllC' agc of 2lJ ,I'ears be compldttl his ecclesiastic \I'ilh
llOlJut:s, bllt o\\'ing tf, his youLli he conld no( 1"e onlained, not
.IHI\'iIJg aLtained the couonic ag'C' , Doctor '['hipl, in reco!::-Ilition of his
lalc'nt and \'il'tue> appoint"d him profcssor ilT
.
(in 1\ ugn"t ZIT'\', 1g9'1 young V"knciano was ordaine;[ priest allil
lie continued liis professlonaJ car'rer until 1,901 when, be Wits given
tlit: parisb of I Soon afterwards, all(l IllLll'h a,g'lillsL lIis
lIill, he \\'as In,,,,ferrc'd to Lhe parish oj the cit:, of Hl:tt;<lia. ttl tIle
pull};L, in the schools, in the dnily paper", he \\'orkerl for the caLholic
fn;th with aud '",,,,,1 and always witll snceess. In 1906,
lo clldeaVOltrfoi, l1is lahors, IJis "asl kno\y}edgc.:, an(l espe­
ciall," for lJis \'irtuc:s wllS caUed lb Lhe Chapter \\'hc'n' h" h,IS
Lv perforo.1 'lnLies for the wd](are of socid)', Fal1ler
Y.I1ellcia11o i" lhe fOllJll1t:( of the jo!1owing associiltions:-"Cireu,lo
de Arle.sallO::; Catolicos
P
, uSocieda(l de la Buena Pl'clJsa " ,
CflLollcas de Sion", "Catecisl'no paril Senoritas", and others, I Ie is
,11;;0 one of largesl co'ntrlblltol's to til" press, He was editor of "El
)ico Calolico", founder of lhe l-e},ig-iolls Cris­
tinno" :<IIr1 all illfantile l1Ia,,'a7.il1(>. He is !lIso till: fOlluut:r of "J,a
!\pOC:l" :l daily IICWs-p"per, the of!,eial orgall of lh" Diocese aml ill
this pape'r he has sustained lIlllny important tontw\'ersi,,'s witb 1.>ril­
Hane)' ml'l SIICCess, !Iowcn,r, he has at prescnt eom,pletdy relire,l
Irom Ule prf'ss, to such a11 extent that he does nul e\'en ",ritl' for
tlit' pap"r of his sympathies,
For his persollal accompli,hm<,:lIt and \'irLm:s he is 10\'e<1
hy ,,11. <,\'ell hy Lhose \dlO arc al present at " distan('e from
Ill(' C"tllolic Church,

vs
AS DE
SElV
s MINARIO
T E SEM NARY (VIEW
OF THE
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R,'\'cr,'nd
i'foetor;
Carlos ' raj J Juhn
Cd.r.lnri<, 1 i anio
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VISTAS DEL SE INARIO DE SA JOSE
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THE SEMINARY, AN JOSE)
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DVISIO LESIASTICA
rCLESIAS j.
ECLESIASTIC DIVISION
r" r !Lsia "':00 l Ril'a, L'St, ,lh'i lilla '':'U jlllTrDljllia '" ca,la 1l11fl
,it las "lla1".. UD lltuliero dd"nniuilrlodc' Ig'ksias, a(\lJlillislrad:ls
\' IJ r 'lin's. loda;; de In CUria
r.ulit:\dl\ Oil 1.11 Sail Cal,' 1m'!,
PROVI Cl DE SAN JOSE
En ]a cillrlad ,,: San Jos" ell pri enlrr. los
t<!mplos
LA CATED AI.
.-\s un 111 ,TIl.in (h· UJH1I1p08 t;' -i...1: • hiprro
t
UllaS
..1051 varas r" 1 piau lerrel1o, al 'II s· sl.Ll1e ]Jor n"la auehisilllfl
<: 'caliunla <1" I'ieclrn, qu.: ro,k" "I tellI1)10)' sus
11 "I Irolltis, lll] SlltlUt so jJ'erislilu ,le ar'II1Ll<'L' 11 .1 ,!7i,''i:'l,
compncsto oc 0 alta;; cO[lIlnmis 'lr:illt)as, rcl11oLotlo r UII Irian,
gala: sn l'nnjuuto e'l'< d ClH'r 0 ,j·l l' rtJlcnt'Jl.1,
Dall l)l1 racln a.l inlerior, pOl' rlebajo <1pl peristil0, [rcs puer lS ,Ie
arc.... fOilla110, m dio Cilii6u, l1wili,la,,; y T1l1ljestuoso,
{,;lfi chad' I; ler"l s, i, u<: 1 11 m pU[!J' I lIe 'llnnl'" ,\1 lr 'nt : de
la CU<ll, hay UtI ristj[o rk cn tro 'olumna;;, 1.000 t1.elllli,.,lll
ordc. I lI.rquit C1.{mtCD qm, ..l de ],\ faclLaLla priI ei raJ.
,I111OOs 1a,1os II!!'1 telllp]O y hasta Il\ Ul.ih"\ de ,'us fll{;bac1tls, l'l)'
1J.e1l""3 0' !lien cllidados ,iarf ill"S, Cin:llidos POI' ve:r,ias
de ht=b,
la parte posterior y tlollao irellk a
II (>1 co&ta,lu T(,r ," CajJllla Sallli'i JU ,llcra ell n, rI"
HSiRlU alltldo SIll', c I'iliad d ,( lImo, r
\ 11\ l uria Ec\esi,t, liea, IL s,,,' m)'
, Ell intl'riL'r eM'l tljvirli 10 1I tre': nElYCS de eh"'a<1B 1>,',,'er] , ' Illi­
circular 111 c"at 0, d' las bt.. JUllC!I') 1'''1.;; l>,tjas y
fIt: t\'rhu jllaJ1l, LDr llim lias, trcce a ctlw! lado, ,1<,1
mismo ordml q ll1" del fl.,
F:I I'm sit UI d l'1'bajo d.. una y iell ent"I'­
lUr1:a. c\ pula se -c:, ft:rkn, 11lUy proporciolln<la y llllU sulll'iell",1 )'
csbdte7, /11 '11. s do:> allliJil Z:1.
1.;1 ,t1w I1T:l}'Qr, colOCilelo lOll 11\ 111(\'(: <,,,n l'aI, uyo Sagral'lo es
\ll1a reci! Sit j ,a Il ia.llrlL:1tlJ- I:IJ "l ,,$ d ,'tilo Ku­
lJ1allH'C .:n m(lnl.! 1 hlanco, 10 m-lslJlo qnl' los de 10, de I R IU"'QS
} one, deLlic; do d ri Ilero, "s verr! dt::r"<i O),i'll I L1rlE' , I'll
Cpnl>,6n Je J' '{lS, -" el segundo :IiJl .JOliC, palr,'110 l.: 1.1
ciudad,
1 a :u- MaJor en'll ulra d Cl)TO, p.ara 10,'; senores
Ie: fort la semirircltUt:r, con 'u,iosos siHoncs tallatlos ell
coil.
Pol c,' meL, i.u dar's 1Il1l." s"lJciLLo, dOUllllil.t11o las lill"a, rer.tas
, c"lorc8 Ul: t(lUOS cl. os, talllo l'n 10"- IOI](.!os coml ,,0 los s6i>ri s
ad, rlJOS y algLlllllS 10, 'lmles, '., bin dor",lo ,
Rl P ., bl rio, TIlaS lujl sa, esui ,1"cora<10, illlitall<!o
<:s y jaspes.
J) U Ill'" al l' do" J;:TiLllllt:S Yc:llttlllRle;; .I' cinco mctlitl, ros,"·
de l':si.ilo ROIlIu.nico, 'ldrios cJl<!. colores de 'I.dlllirablc Jibuj r
y h nn Sf) L:o]l3ri,'1 ,(111 r"111- 1" 'uLan hihlicao; e Ill'
Sa
El 8udu '51..1. 1.IllLllosarln con mosaico de colores y <li!Jujos arle-
S:l la oru!1W-1I1'lci611 gel1f"nd ,lel kmplo,
'Iii cOlljnnto ,It! lo,105 los ed; tt i s, qUI' OCllT)([ \llltl I.llallza11a, (",s
,llame11t. CaUSa Wily bl1cll Pi'l'(fl: es sencil] 5ill Ser
p e, elegantt' sin () sin 'ulos 111
y . lL... apropia,lo la nelig-j(m Cat61ica,
amant de n Inz;' k ,l Sl:I\Cillc{.,
T,as .)bras de ornarnnutaeiOn. los allares, los \",nta­
\1,1 s y ia. pinL\lra tlel exlerior, r1ebiclos II la iniciati \'i' ,\d actual
"d'i f Obi, po Jlmo. y R\',lrllO. doct.or (lOll JURn Caspar Stork, que Se
llll J1 toc]o, tle Ull gusto <::X<juisito y ell'
S I' aluanL,c ,I.. la so lf1eibd, l"l deg, Ilcia y 1 se\lei]]\]..
La "isu-, de la ''lte,lra\, c:ansa tll1ly aKra<1ni 1<;: impresi6n a !o,;
tW'i tas y '5 yi iLa,la <:\1 p'dm<:r lUj{ar por Lodos los \'ia.i"ros que
al pais
n;t1 Sa.n Jose lJa}' la, parrO(luias ut:I Canucl] con ,I
la Ml!rc'd coo 3, ra lJuloro :1 CQn 3 r a Soletlad COll 3,
Ii;1I Ja pr nom LII' parroquills "'II la forma
sig-uientc:
.:':1.!lU c II I!{ksia', Sanla :\ n:3. COil 2, }'l!C<! 3, 3,
, Sautn ,le Dol 3, !lseni oi, Al.lljlle1ilii 2, San
acio 2, ViC'll-l1tl' 3, ]ll<ili 1, San lsi
t
1ro 1, 2,
'II ..dm ,leI Mojoll 3, 1. .tt P hlo de l'nri,ral 2, Sail
JI':I" d ']'OhOI;, 3, Negra 2.
RIl a JI1'(1"1 tIt: hay :1"l arrfl(IIl1as i
Cf1rta!"O igk:i. s, Paraiso 2, Om" 1, 51\11 Raf"d 2, UIli6tl ",
Juan Viiiall 4, e I, 'furriaJba 3,
'1'111:: Church of Costa is llllO l';trlsh,'s" each O':L'
h'\\'in • a cl lermintll num lOr of ChllfCbcB wllich ,'re b\
C:lrates, who r1"l (.'11,1 oD thc Ecclt-si' lhr which lias its !Seat;iii
Call.lMral of Ille city of n j<n::,
PROVINCE OF SAN JOSE
Amort" the chllrclll':.> ill ciLy of SaIl lie
1>l'lonJ'l' to,
TKE CP,THEDRAL
Tllig is a lURg-nificcul ,;loue a1],1 iron lJi1ildh]g 'lIi.:h slands ou:1\1I
dc\" ,,1 terrae" lj. llt lwo mders al,oY(' the level Dr lil.tl<d, A.
,\"i,k om! Rlllplc: ,tone S'OIl\l g;\"$ (cess to llEain flo .. This
slu lJ ,'11l10sl sllrroullds lhe Clllll'ch (tilL! ,k l!-'ud l1<'iC!:S.
III the it Ins a Sll111plllOUS of
arcbilecture cousislillg f l!ig'llt high g-roove<1 colul11lls crO\\'lIe<1 by
trial1f;le; Ule \\'holt" r Iniwh Oil," (It the' l'arti.lelloll,
Three ]nors to[lpetl 'ith taml.lll admit IllJe" to til<
iUlerior ,1ft\, P;I,"'in" nder the COlOllllilllc', ']']"')' ha\'e I nlages',ic
np!'ea:rtl.ue",
'l'be 1 teml ha\' L'fich all cnt.WllCe ([OOT, ill fronl of
\ ltich th is a p<::rist. -Ie forllll' L1)\, four COllllllUS of U .. same on.kr
o t Cbikc.lLl:re ,tS UI e I1Uli 11 facal1e,
11 both lth: clmrc:lt are ])f:alltiflllly . 'pt g-anlell'
In loon miliul,{' u[ :1 '.;,.;1 k d i 711.. '
T1I", eh.l]>el [)f Ole 1101.1' :acram nl, a n::r)' Llellt and ;;illlpic
.. is 1 \'-3.t<:<l Lo the rif?'ltt of tIl<' 1 d: g-rOllml fa,'iug one 01
lateral g'l\nlel1s, wb..ils-t LJJ' Palacc f Bi:;bo[J i· or
op]>o it" sielL', 'l'hl! EcclL'1;iastie Ilatocellpiea Plut of til',
'[h- int rinr of lh" Cathe.lral is I inl) thn.e Il ·b "<lllll",!
n,H s; the CL'lltr,' 01](, Is seHlidn:u :r wHilst Ill<' lat.,,!'. naves ar'
, t'lI" l'dl e l1a"" is sepamlro ICOUl LlI",lat ral "nes by
5.ix Luirt<:C'll nn "11.,h of or I"r i' ,hitecll1rt
ali of I::xlcrior eololllln.cle,
l'n:sl>it"riLLUl is JOClJ (-[ am] <'1l1 S"l1lispherica.
cupula w II plolXlr'llt)ll\:'d ftlJd wurth.I' of aJl1lir llOll.
Ttl!! Hi'TU localerJ i llle cenlral llave is a \york of arl Cll,
lU white marble <'llv! is of tnt r' J11"11(" till style, dbori1111l is;'
jlrL'<:iot1s jl'wd of g{)ld ,11'\ work dOll ill c..'Ulllltry, '1'1:
'11 au llt&: side Ilave;; an> "t. ) cut il I wrlll .. 'ik" fDnller, ill,
011 1:D lb, right is dL,c1ica\:l,':-fl to tile Heatl or Olltl"
tho lefl. i,; te[1 to S, iUI Joseph lhl: JXI1rOil "'Iinl of cil)',
The Clmir lor LLe 11lF: ,\It''f,
This choir lI'l! a cmlcircl.1lar forlll ann II W1nL1y carved cedar seal!,
'fILl' illl...dQr (!t:,ror, tioll8 ar" -[Illp [! III J 'ign, sl raight linc'
Ruel li!<llt of color '\J'C pr.:-,luuLiuallt. Tile llrc Ileat 'IU'
haTlllOuizt: wiLb r..sL of lhe deeorlJ,lious llle 0 whidl are g'ilt
'the Pn;;I,:t"dum, 111 rl' richly t: I ill IInmltation lIIHrbl.
'\Ild jaSI:M:!l', ls also a work of art.
{rh" wllolc Ltlil Ii.ng is lighted bJ· lwelve lan"'c \dnL1o\\'s alJd liy
11ft! f roseoltl':!l of the rOlllal1\:S<jUc styl '111 ill stailled g1< "s r :prcscnt.ill,' ,
bihlical images oI
1'1.1<: \\'11 Ie floor is cd mosaic all 1 he d·' 'ig-n awl colors ar,
in 11 lImon)' with the g<>nerf\l a [:.m:'SliOIl of tnL, whole i ut.erior.
The "U'l<:lllble of the hnil,ling'E which occllIw wh!)le I,loek is
hig'i:uy III t::asillg' allli of goocl \!ff"ct: it is Ill. (11 1>[[ not. pOllr, an,
elegallt wltlloltl p","an <letair" anu lllag-lIiliceIl withrH.lt exce;:si,'e O'
"X,tg'" ated b;ccl Division,
The principal works of orllfllllelltaliou, decor;L iOIl, 1.1", alttr,
, dille willl'l, \\'S Wer'e ll1'.llle 11l1th'r orders frOlll the Bish',;
(1 ttur JUt 11 Stork., wh has shown \'ery goorl ta;;Lc in III
seledioll of the c\(>fiig'ns as ill LIl<> slul<ks of of he <'1I
tire r' tiUll, '
As R. whol<- CaLlIe hal prcselllH " gnl1lcl sight amI is .,.i,ite,
hy Jlml st.,aug<:rs sojourni".T in lh" City an,l L111' COllntr)',
:41
"
:;;
Tlw Cit.\, of Jo 'C hfL 11150 Lhe parishes of Carmen with
cliltrclH's. 1.... M<:rccu with J cllllrches, l,a Doioros:1 wit II clmrc', '
,lll(l '" Roterlnd with 3 t:lmrche"
ThL'll ri he:.<; of pro\,j nce 0 I S, Jll<S.I' <.\ r ' ,I is il,utl'r'I ;; follow,
Tlle llUlIIher of chm'c.l:tes i IJ eaell Is a' f ]]\>\\'8: :C;scasll'
SanI • WI 2, P; , l' ri .3, ara,lt»l 4; :'\11 Marfa "
J otrl 3, i \ AlsJllelitn 2, San gll"do 2, 'au 'ieenLe 3,
Jll It 1, Satt Isidro 1. (;Ilad"lllpe 2, -Sail Perlro uti lIfoj6u 3, CurTiI I
b:l.t 1, 'an l::-'Ilhl Ie I'nriRcal 2, Sal ]tuLll de Tobo,d 3, and l'ic"ri'
. ·"gras 2,
Til Province of C<l.ftao·o IR riivid<:d in L111'
num '0;:1' oj chlll'c!les ill
'£h CiLy of Car S, 1'arai,,;o 2, 1, SaIl Rafael 2, La I'Hit.
,), J1L"IlEl ViJi S 4, Tncll riqu 1, '{ej!l.;l' 2, Tnrrinlba J, and T'aca\'a,]
Tn 111 ProducL' or lTere'll, he- pllrishe;; rli"tri uL as folio\\"
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bc: <'::[111[\;11 ur Rica ,\h'irlctl inlo parishes. each ou
..... u t:ldertllLne!1ul.llllt,C[" of cUllrc!lps wlilch ill'e ::u!nlillist.... .,,! hI
\\'ho ejr.1 thl' Bar which has !ScgL:i;,
111 L1J.e cily of SilD Jost:.
PROVINCE OF SAN JOSE
1110[1.1-( Lbe c\rurc;he3 ill tht' city of San Jose, the
lo.
THE CATHEDRAL
whieh stauds on'all
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lour col trUlll.S of Ill(' !'allle 0l"!'i"r
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VISTAS Y ARCOS DU
ESO CARISTI N
EUCHAR1STIC CONGRESS
(ViEWS AND ARCHES-I
at61ieo fcn'ielJte SL1:JU) de nllestr pal", I e
lima. Sr. Dr. (\ 11 In II Stark, 'lg"lli tl o]a ilJi·
cia j va (1e ,' .•'. Pio X DO Il; 0 jl.le Co La Rica dejll,rn le s g-elr
el brlllanl ejemplo (1e ea Lol1ci.-mo (lallo al llJ Ull a POI" otras lla·
ci lie ::l VUao t do SLI C!mpeilo y acLivil'lad en la cele-br"ilci61l. de
Ilil Eo CAIi{S'I'1 • cor aria la pam a . malrnilicen ia
qlle j' ese clable a aC1011. peqn ,1 a. pOl' n en-torio}' IHi·
lIlero d h n hi an es I perc Itr U1J e l'or 1 fe Cll. t.o:U COl .
Al eI eto, Ilombr&;e 111 Junta G "l1eral, (Lue iategraroll.
COl 10 reside te 1'0. eol Hmo. Sr. Obispo y comO VOcalel>.
t s ROll. C:uJ6 i 1::" Do lore" clem Jos' Bil&1illil l' dOll "t6n C:ls­
ra, el PI'e-b{ler 110[1 'I'd iuad Araya, los L,10·s. do Alberto
Rretle" Cor oba;; Ilotl M tras Trejos, el Dt'. /lOD R:l.I d Cahltlr6n
1'l ., e .,Iedo. ,1 n nmlDO '0 .lit Y /lOll 1"':lc'y 'l'rltlll.le; oomO
,l;I(;re""r o. e Callooigo don R!o.sct1l10 de J. "kuci'iTlO y
, ro'/:: dalJ Pl" L10 j' r:1tm ]mge S;i re.:::,
f'LJt:r D Cl1ubradoa Pt'csideDtl1s IIollorario , los seiior(!"s
Mini tros de Cl;-1.lcrfJac;oll dO[J aTlos IIIarfa Jlmel!l!!z Y la
don Luis e.mtltd "; IIQCO 3' Ip:;; -eilore" rlon Alb .rto
Hr, ue 6,-doba. do R fild Ca Ider6 M lnoz. Doctor dOl) Cli'l"J08
Duriu, Licalo. ttOll EJleqDiel Dr. dOn Va.lcriaIlo F.
Ferraz, Licdo. dOll Mt;";lmo ,'erDande:l:. Licdo. (lO[J Fra.ucisco
l'rIaria 1 Dcntes. y (lou ... las
N01llh,.4 a!Ni 11 ia 0 pna Jlln a de llC I Le·
J!'Ta(la por do'l. r..llha A. de od 'gil Z, COlllO Prl,l.$ideltta, .;Iona
EI" mil. de "I,Tnl"e.r Ie Yh:ep-re. i(1el a, " l'iori:l. a Esquivel,
Ii (,111"'i'l, seiiorit.lI. Rosa. Weh - rria" PrQ. Cl'etuJa. y ;;en(lrila
,[' lin Car a za" Te. orer .
01 lI"e de-mas ision 'S (J:\r • !JClfllO (le £:JelSias,
c lie" y I n:r las oisLillg'uil1as as Mnrh JuaqulIl3.
Tgle:i<\,s, CI, a D.l1m, Cnroli, , De[/I, ... e-ii r. doTIa Lllisa de
Ro rIg e%, " nor]t"" C i l1.Ila Roj ,B rl:J'rlta a1Il. 'l'llh.a I
fie r ra, fa E''''4uJV'el, f aula Marhl A Ireli ... C' ·tro.
M ri- 8 la\<, t; en fol Boo de Urreizti"ta, Es d" ell. ·tr , :\ Uta.
J. Mor", (lon Elleoa y. de Onnco, liHiL ,je Crespi, :\111al jilL.
de Gotlz!1ez, Ad l J. \'. Titloco. Emma de 'ah'ertle y Rosa
'. lie E "llli"" I q Dc fneroD ase". ,ada>; VOl" Un Glt', C.im.'illluJ
(lIe fo lu..rOrl 1 fa. AOela J. v. tle Tin.oCD, malia de GOtl­
2<ti.le:z, JOseLlfla (e utler,ez, Rosa Sieu:!; de ESCjui\'el,
de CilDas, Lui&a de Am! r.ol1 y la.' sctlorLtas 'l'en'Ra JIT ra, Hlt,-­
barto. I-logan y Ca,roli a De t.
Abrlctc 11'1 (' l'l. men l'f"emi ,.. h' letrr y 11 11 "ic;-, l1eull
J/'lUtI(J !il!(flyf fifO. l' '<nlt odo n-relllladO > COd el pri er pJ'en11o,
1\ 0 de ou Jos06 M.... Ali N Cooper, lIlil·it; del "faestro <.lon uf­
JOI; 1I'P' lJ1Il eL accesit .. UnD COl] letra del pTopio
don J,s6 MI). Alluo Cooprr'!l Ullhicil. del C'1lI6ni.
r
o don RoseDao
dt:: J,. all!lDci ,lllC; y eou _1 2(' acccsit, Q ro can letrn del s il(Jr
.Alfaro Cooper y ma iea del Ma stro don j{oberto Campahaoal.
L.a irl tlg-nrat tQV'a Jllgnr el dia ; y 1"" .
eo IQ. fa" , 111 y' (II: ubr f) 1 f/;'le b :It ilra1. Ell ellLI"
proDUllci ro docllell [ j1110S cllsclll"sO el I1l1lo.• eilur Obispo
lJoctor 011 Ja II "a at rl<, Lie.doll ;1aUIH "!reios" 111 HaOX'
reprcsent nte t e los lIIrlt:" llO', el Lie.. dOll AIlJe1" 0 BreDes 6,·
doba. el Lic. dOD dOll Eladia 'tado, dOn Emanuel
G ,r a. j' don Ramon lle&ada Y l't'1c&clI'larotl ,el 'cilor
dOD .105-6 Radii a C., don ]oa(plln Hen-acal, Dr. dotl
Valeriano i. Ferraz, L c..dou i\.lbcTto lll-elle-' Cordoba. Pbro. don
A.gusHn llles R.:ctor del SemlDiU"io
T
IOD ElIclque 1
FTay Alvarez, don Octa"io CasLro,la enOl-a 'l'ulia Cas· 1'0
de CI' sill, senoriLa I<l.rla. JuLia Conllero y doll;\; H. e
Mezil, J,o;i escritO!il.' pel'OrllCl0nes fuen)ll HIO elos de HL ra-tura
de Ja mas ac isohl.a F'c y de .eelJdca 0 ::llnor la .:sagn'e!a
ell . 6u Cat6 I a.
Jlro l1e to.:s a.clos rilla-nLes de.l Cucad. tico > lil.
Grun COtJ:lLl.DWn de nifil19 ce1ebrada 1:1 dia. 11 e e! Part:jllc u­
tral convctlieutemtllte dl:conldo para tan so e.m e acto, al flue
mb de 3,00.J niilos. Oficio l.a Sagrada M ,sa el !lIllO.
e Clr (lbispo ell 1lt "ltilr ley, HI el hay dllda
19uml,(l que el acto mall ilDporta'lte del CCiJgl'eso E:u rfstIco,
fn 1 .·ion c,elebrad Jl. 11 tlHli1!lil cl i d ia 12, udas ,-:i'
i.He, y ca Rg tie 1 c pital estaban PI'
fJ.ilda., h bierH.lo. e levaII (10 2 COS e (1'1 Info, que
Ilam, l"Cll1 I atellci&l1 del p6hlico. Re Q 'g. 1 e 1 :\trio 'le L::I
SQle{\acJ l'lol1lte!<e c h!br6 Illla nisa. l1eslilatlclo lue;;o el c rtejo
e loll Qlle fig I Nlletot:J 1'1 jlello, ]lor )lrhH::ivales calleI';
de lac ctlldad, etl lit. qu . e • raordi 11 r a oncurrctl ia
que $e I-l-oshaba al pBoo de]'[l la"nf:lita 'tlJe COndUc1a aL
Senor '] ll,e.,r IJOrLal.lo· lItr ell todia lj u e cerraba cl
8 , act' menio. Be caleulrr que en Jil proccsi6n Ii IlraTpn
mas de , UO oone rrell e ,
Fut llrlll, fle!; a hereto a, de la III 11lledartl. g" ill. ,r;: lor; r
t Ilto por la ,u :uosid d (Ie .. \1s e. VI&cldil1as flJIlCiQlles rel.ig-iosa,,;,
COl1l0 p.or Humin eione' de 10 tewplo', dIlle-ie ublieoSc,
c' Ie!> )" \:asaB particll'an::s.. I!' Jas que h[Jb[) derroche de lujo,
co 0 110 b"'bb memoria hast<! e to ceo e ica.
A fen' l1t caUlalic an a lover f I1r cQllutn'. tn Rt. •
Bishop of Ute Diacese, J)actor JtI;111 St'ork, followiag
he irl i. iye of llis H liue.5, the Pope Pill;' X, can ,i\'e-II lhe
1 ea lat iC"-lihou!d f limy the briHill. t examples et by
other countries and made C\'tlfY dfOTt aDd enueaV<llJr [or Lhe
celehl'atio .of ap C Ilgres with all Lbe pam,
lltld pageantr' that llaHon, .mall in territory
II IJ lllllber D. iull bit bll l t1rge;1 christia.n f.:l.i it lind
beli f, could afford
To Lhili effe L ,I en 1"'dl Board or Contllllltee was ap
alld bad 1" ChairIlUl.U UIe lxt. Rev. : isnop other members
being lbeR",v. Canol],- Doato . Jose Bacl.1l1a anl! Otnbu
Trinidad Araya, the i Luw Alberto Drclws
CLirl1ava aDd r.- - tla T Doctor Rafael C,L1clel'C1t1, Lie. M;ar­
ciano atld don l£l.oy 'l'ruquc: Secrchry was thr.
Re,. CanOn de J. ';uctlcian It! Messrs, Eiadic radD
arid Jorge! WC-Te the Assita.ut se rcta.ries.
'l'he go .Iltl men 'o'er a p oil"1ted Hooonl1-,y Presi·
dell The HOIl. Carlo Maria Jimenez, Secretary f TrHerior
and Pollcia; Llie Ron. Luis Demetrio Tin co, Secretary f Wll.r
aDd Mat-' e: Liccnciates Albldrto Brel1cs Cn- Q\':a. Rafael Cal
derc!itl !'. 1.1;\1)2;. PC or Ca-rlos 1) uran, LkenciatC! £.?equiel {; pUc­
f'rez, )oetor no F. l<'erraz, L-ic. Mllximo I,'en] IHlez.
Lk. Fr Iiel co 1>1' ia "Fuentes aile!. en afae Igi sit\. roo
A COln.l lee i' 1.'1 te ",as also organized. it" fallO\,: Ma­
da.1lle Lui=! . de Qddgue1" Cha!rl1laI i Madal e mlDn 11
Valverde. ice Chairman; Miss. Sal1rl\. Secretary:
Miss. Rosa Eelle\·erria, ss-secret'H}'; ana Ess. 't'halia Ca­
rran..a,
Committees for 1. Le dec raliou of churches ao streets were
also appointed and were made 111-1 L • the Mi 'se MaTia Joaq lina.
I Clara Daum, aroli a Dent. Cd tin Raja, Bub;arit1\..
llofran. IIen-e,'a, ara Es uival, Ur tlla ttsqulvel •.Marfa
urelia Castro, .Ma1·ia :. ilzar, • adames, Lmsa de Ro/ld e7.,
de Urrdztieta. de Castro. 1i)lcno Vda. de (;l·07.CO,
'l'lllia. de Amalia L. de (,OD?;ii!cz, Adela J. Vela. de
'l'il1oco, Ema d Vah'erde, and l{Q.'ia. S. I I£lUjui 'el, ",hQ , here
ad ll)' 1l. disory Committee fonue.rl 1J the Mset", es A(le·
la J. ria. e Tif11QCO, Amalia de Go zile", Jos 11aa ("leGuiierre.z,
Rosa. Sae z (1e .s luiy J, Celina de Cai'ia , Lllisa de i c.\erSGD,
alld he Mi 'ses Terc15a Mora, l3arbaritl1 Flogan, aD(1 CaraliDa
D [)I:. all of ,-bonLle t bel p with tbe lJc' of wills,
A competition wa - opeaelJ a priz.e offered fOt' tin: \:lest Sac:.red
H:mll firat prize wa awarded to Don Jose Maria Alfaro
-oop r for 11 \vord!i alJd don Carlos Maria utiel"r _To fO,. the
llJsic: lhe fir. t men jon was a\ya, ded to ose Mar'a Al taro
.cooper lIml FtO'-selldo de J. Valenci 110 tOt· he wore s a 111lls;e,
respecti,'ely. anI second mentiou to he sal e fr. Alfaro
COOper for tbe word and (0 Prof. Roue to Camp:l.ulI.e!a.l for
the music.
'Tbe upeuing took place at tbe Cathedral Ol] the
of oMob@r anti the ceremonie- c.on intic un the ';Itll. 0 h.
and 1 tho of tnt! same mODt 1. Dud g til brilliant
SI eeclles were delivered. Sp eial nleJ:U;'o slJomld. b m de of (l\e
ones deli' r () by he Rt. Re '. Bishop Dodo Jl an G·, p, StorIe,
Lie. Matlas TreJo. a repl-escntative oI the a lisans. Lie. 1 cr·
o J,ic. orge Hel'l"C1' , dO 1 .EHadio Prado, uoo
Emanuel >carda, don ]xam611 Quesad;" and 1-" pel's \ 'ere
tee!. by Can 11 Jose Baclilla, don Joaquin Berr-oeal, DocLor Vale­
flatlo F. Ferrol:, A 'lIsLfn Red r of the !3emi­
!llLn, dOIl Enriqlle Fray Alvarez, dOll "io
Cas I'C!. Madame TuLia de Crespi, Mis!! M ria .TUlia Cordero, aDd
Madame Eliz bclh all 01 whicil , ere flllc literary
piec _. of religions faith and love for the atnolic Religi li.
Que of the mO!llt bd) Itant t'eatlll'es 0 r lhe tell h 1'1 t c Congr·
ess the act of SOllie 3,Oi)O chiloI' tl e-cei'liJ:lg' Ho y COl11­
l11IUliou l u Cetllral Park wl1ich had. been property de o1"i1ted. Lor
the 0('1: :s-lan. Thi' saereCl ,:erettlorly od, l'lac e Oll the m(JTnill"
of the 11 ()1 octcrber.
TNt: RL Re\". Bisna aid tbe ass on an Alter built or the
ill ht Kio'k of the Parle
l'hl! 1nOsl impOrt· llt (If all the - of Lhe Eucbaristic
C:oIJi1,'ress, "'ilS, !JO dDubt. so'e u colebrated OIl
the 1110TOiog' of he 13th.
All Lhe ahurehe-' stree Ii aJld pUblic an,) private blli!dillg.<
nita-bl)' decorated vdth bu n . DS' aud I. 0 "ers, 'J'rhl 1
al-cnes were plcaCll!d Oil m<l.l1;.r tre t corner-.
The rooessioll starr:ed fr IU th Inll" h of lola :-,()!e<lad,
01)· Ia$. wa. c teb,-ated. - as 'f he entire
CQ1HI r;r part1cipa lrlg ill the .er mClHY, I Va"oo
tbe In ill streets w lch were cTnwdo::d ttl tlle fllll limit on hc:o
-jael 'Yil.rlts. No less han 50.0 III per. 0115 ook par ill Ihis

'" whel',' \'<1 fe s1. f which a pleasant
e lory i" e]Jl a.ll lbose " 1(.0 sal\' it.
l.-Klcsco<!el P,trllllC:
2.- ndo Fa Santa ComIH'liOD a tDSoldii(iJS
... l:IJ At.rio dr' la
""' c·.lk ,Ie <La ,;or ol <:\_.
... - JiI » 'lI » >;\..<1 Mt:"ced»,
frr-r11(: <t Ia.ObclDJI CentL:d dc
7- • ..:;;La
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eu la N. 0 :,lel P:-:.rQllC Ceatl';.tl.
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'ClI!;rcn <leI CCiLtmell»,
10.- .. ,I los Art.....noB.
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en.illg ceremouy tool, place at the Catlletlral at] the
ber and the ceremonies On the ,..th. 10th.
f l1Ie SlIllIe 111onth. Durin!, mau)' brilliant
delivered. Speci:t1 mention !l11 :mld bl:! made of the
red by Lhe Rl. Rev. Bishop Doctor Jua.n (; inpar Stork,
Trejo::;, a J'epl'eSelltative of the artiS1l09. Lie. Albet­
:6tdov:l., Lie, Jorge Berrel'a, rlon E'llrlia Prudo, dl)D
i areia, dOll Hilil:l6Il Ql.lesa(la, am1 paper!> were prcl'leu­
on Jo:>o DadUlil, (lOll Be1"f(lcal, Doctor
E'Elthct AI.: llsUtl 131es",itlg', Rector Iilf the
itnriq\le I frreizticta, Fra.)' An"el Alv;u-cz, d.on
dame de Crespi, Mi5l!l Mllria.Juli.a Cordero,. iil.ld
,li2abeLJl de lYIezo. all of \yhich "Ii!re flnc literary
of failh a1ll110ve ror the Calholic Religion.
the most brilJiaDt feaLures of Lhe Eucllaristie Cougr­
e act of some 3,UOO children receivil1g' Holy COtll­
enlr.a.l Park which had boen decoriited for
,Q. ",acred ceremony 10: k ptao e Oll the mortling
oh-er.
Re\·. Bi"IIOp liil-Id on an Alter built for llle
lle Kl(Hk of tile Park.
lst iWl)OrtalJt (J f all the featoTcs of El1charisH
1':4S, no doubt, the procel'sioll cch:bratcd OIl
of the 11th,
l"hlll'el1c9. 5trccts a.n4 })ublic :Ul(l pl"ivate bu1Jcling.
>Iy decorated with bL1utlcK and Triumphal
e placed ou 1I1an.r "treet corner!>.
Sl3rtecl from the of La. Soledad,
.y Ma.ss wah eelebrate<1. it "eem8 as if the entire
j, partiL:.ipalirlg ill the It
which were cr"wl'leti 10 the 'ull limit on tb
tha.n 50.000 persoll.. loolt part itS this
holf:, it \\'a" a mauti lull feast of whic!'. a pleas:\11
!<el'l by all who SllW it.
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MARCIAL GENE. MARCIAL GEN ET
HOTEL ANCES f'ROr'LIi rARlO

CA
H te 1eQ1ltlte Hote I e pn mero en 5U l{enero ell Car­
ta '0, s cl pr erido por los tl11-i tas • personas de buel
gllliLo, 0 la, como<i!d d " qlle ofrece,
itufldo lld Ii alliemen e entre jardin • recibe directa­
llCr1tC la )ri a de! vole'l1 Irazu ofrece un esplendido
panorama que aharca loc a III it dad.
Esta mOil a 10 con lo 0 d cOl1f rl n () erno.
uenla 01 Ull ele"'at e ' lOll de tllU con odos
'os deparla entos para familia" serviclo de
corrien ,1117. baDos frios y calientes, ervicio
fltsen'l\ 10 (;On la rni' e' ric as reglas hi g-ienicas, esraciosos
y e cuml:t.lor '.
'3e si tV camiua ala 1 meric3na, 0. a Europea y all: "tilo
d I paf', pa a 10 Ilue Cllcntn con un rotl)' comp COCiD 'ro,
I-na d lati ill talaci01 C:' 1J1 • Dotal h: ,le c.'> t: 11 td, .'
a cocilla Ii su dClJendt:ncl:l. i IlH' Ie set nOlada' por :n
a eo. magnllic(\ din::ccd' n.
-
l'.n ,U bodega b. y 'i'lencia permanente de vinas d
e.9. I{enero 'OS, d..• las m' 51 8credi adas marca '.
La admini' raciO!.'l cor 'e a cargo de 'U' prorietarios,
quieDt!· COb '\1 tllllLbilidad y fino rato procu all llej r OIU­
plt!lamentc !'oS j;;redlR 'U num 0 Y e!icog'da ellen ela.
ill 110 el Fnmces e- ll1uy renombrado el odo e1 pals y
muy 'onoe'do en e1 extranjc:ro por !a' blle H,l.S refeTencia'
que daD d tl 10: rlue 10 han vi itaClQ.
J "
r sped. The Music H II.
ni bed appartment -. the
ning ra eT, bo and old water ba.lr, t!ctr-ic Ii h III , 1111
be ell h'1lntly arranged dining hall, are only fl:l
of lhis truly up to date Hotel. The cui.ioe i,' rea
Oll the Am iClID I uuro l:au or loc 1 ·tyle·.
'Ill 'hd 1113 in hiil art.
'IlJ cell rb of Lhis HOld, rc widl 'tock with wines.
all liquors. of 11.1' (I.L:'t'. and c1as 'e". 'I heir bra IHl . nrl: \l'dl
sdeded and carerull' r rved.
The mEl.nng-ement, Hilder the n:talll Alii!
• LI P rvisiol1 of Mr. and Madame fll j tiC
" 111 ,IJOI{ 1:\'l:RUlJ.\,l
to ravekr' who have OOI.'e 'opped a their
T heir ('our COli trea lIIent to every ody, thdr alt I li I
to lhe .mal .t detail hat mall mean comfort aIll! 'a" 0
h gu t. and added 0 this the reasonnble ra S fI da
or \ 'ee '. - nll e\'en fairer h T the mouth, hav mad a UI
for Hotel rat' es flt home an abroad.
al I rlldo e1ect.l}C'O ra Illuebladas con v('rdadero 1l1j
banos 1c r. er. lOll comodo!> <: big-iell ic s, comedor to'll
}" espaclo. 0,
eocino .'HclIl 11 • ab tnd t: en I Ill\.: "e eou
n las comkla: 31 e!>'iio I cl y al U.O c ;tum
o lJafse e,' , (am 10 u:d C 1 I1ta COll t111 j,
c-Qcintl inmejorrIble.
Ho·t"r. - n \1,1\1'
n·t", Ho 1:1, undo en 1 pun 0 mil eIevlldl) y
I 11 e, de de 0<1 us 1Jshi nciont:s se "OZ81, tlWUII
vi L;, y predo"os panorama", tanto Ue.: In ciudad
tr fertl ·ontoruos.
Par. lt13yur comntJidau v facilidall r1c- -efior
....·ro y abonado " adema!l del .. pafiol.ehla con
11 'ran In le.-.
to precio.R, tomando en ell ta d admil'ah
leI confur que dorn.in en todD 'U' d
del cia, 'On en e, 'l moderedo , 10 !]U bace yll'
de , rau fama en torLa la RepuhliCR v sea III " rf\\,orl
Illlr lQ e 'tr'lIujeTos que vi 'itau el paIs.
II
MARCIAL GE.NET,
f'ROPR1ETOR
:ourist ami lIojourners iu the city of Cartago are in
:1 in I1R that the Hotel Prance:., nmonKed by
I Genet, is second Lo Ilone in that city. Admirably
1, in the midst of g-ardeu5, the building recl'iTc5 the
Ireezes blowing O\'er the Irazu volcano, and aKers lo
llmgll eye an ever panorama of lhe enUre
and
,he of the Hotel Rre first class in e';'ery
-. PAJ{l,llk
c:t. The Musie Hall, the comfortable and neatly Illl­
d appartmcnls, the cosy !lingle rooms. all with run­
watl:r, hal anel cold WRteroath,;, eleclTiclighting, amI
:gnnlly dining hull, are only a few features
lruly up to date Hotel, The cui-iDe is to sen'e
e American, European or local
rl1e chef b a master in his art.
rhe cellars of Hotel wt:ll stockt'd wilh wil1('s
iq llors of many and c1alo!-es., Tht;lT brauds wl;lI
t..'tl. ;lI1l1 l'aret I\lIy
he u the con:;tanl and perSOll
'islon of Mr. and Genet, is an inducement
COMvT'OR -
who have once stopped at their lIotel.
Chell' courteous treatment Lo l.:\'efylJ<llly. their altentioll
to smallest. detail that may mean (,olllfort and I.:ase to
antl adcied to this the rc.'lsonahle rates ]>1.:1' da
:I.:k. 11 II d even f ai rer hy thl: mOM t h, ha\"e Jl) aue a 11 ame
[otd Fr:lIIce..<; at home and ahroad.
CA AL HO EL
d mejor de la ci udad de Cartago,
junto a In li'neFl lerrea, at
un esplcodida establecimieuto lllonlado con la
Y COil fort que los aClelRntos moocrnos: con
nJsJ::"nffica:> amplies y d
l
tiu'tr,t, L
l'lfiif11hrlu.lo t:.Il:clrico BTIluebll'ldns con verdadero lujfJ, rOll
banos lit: cOlllodos e higicnico!>, tomedor eleg-Jlnt
y espacioso,
Cocina Hlt('uknta y almndrUlte 1:1 iR Que sc condiDlell­
tMl las comiclas AI del 111 IISQ Y de
los pa1:.es el\.'"lranjerol:, vdra 10 CLl entn con lIll jdc lie
eocllla illUlejorahle,
111)'1'10:1. ,- Cii,\Ll("
itnauo en d punLo nlns ele\'ado y rlomi·
:tnlc, tolIas sus halJitaciones se magnifieRS
""t(l:" y preclOsOs tanto <II:' la ciudad corno de
,ms C'onlornos.
Para ma\,or cOlllo<Htlad V facilic1l1tl \le 10f> pll!on·
jeros y nhonados. adeltlQs del fie habla c<lrnda·
e.nte e
Los precio!', tomando en cnentll. el admirahle hne
icio J el confort l]ue domina ert c'lepen­
deneias, son en extremo moderados. 10 one haee l]ue JZoce
de fmna en tocla-Ia Reptlhlica y !'ea el m:i... fayorecido
por 105 "I los t'xtraujero5 qne visitan el pafs,
The ci ty of Cnrtago is faltlons ror its Hotel,;, am] Lhe
aUlll Hotel \\·ill not gainsay [IS, dose to lIle: rail­
WAy track, just fl yards from the l1t:pot, it is a wcH ap­
pointed estahliHhtut.:nL furnisheu lHld filled with alllhecolll­
'orl.:. and modem The rO<Jn1S and appartmetll!1
are com00 iOlls and well vcn tilated, neatl y yCL tastefully
de<:orated and furn.i"he<!. Ualhs of yarious kiuds. mectric
lights, throughout the entire bl1i1ding, lIJJd last hut
a large and elleKf\1Jtly filted dining room. The cuisine,
embracing all anu testes, is rea(ly LO satisfy even th
mo"t f;u;.lidiotls_
:on:i,gn<:f,; I1g in Carlago ,\ ill UlHloubteddly
mJIo:1io!-:
is excepti<Jnnly g'ood.
nt home; Palatable too
all
!I0J.fl'IillUP . RI;UllUO"
lbh and French and other EuropeAn Languages.
raks, Into consideration the
dcrcd. nrc verv low and
.
The
service tal­
for reason the CaJJal Hotel
the leadiuJ::" hotels ill the newly built
.11=
t MPR .SA ACIONAL
"EL IRAZU'
:L JRAZU"
LE rUNERARIA
CARLOS
ERIZA Y TR NSPORTES
DE . O/EDADES D NOVELTY S-ORE
FELIPE M RT j'
DO FELIPE .RT.
5 hr n_
4. tJlIl. Lvbll
F R It. .. r.:o''-'- i'A Q':'-"S V r rIC ,:r )\ AT D Wrr AWn 'l tf I FAr:7T.I"lY"
LA,. ALEMA lA' y' LA ITALIA
D
E BIANCO & CO..
BJAr'lCD Y CIA.
nOrltl
u actunl I rop
lido el unko I
que
tllio por
l1Cnlos,
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PRESA N/,.Clor-.JAL
NATIONAL UNDERTAKER,
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E I·UNE:RARIA
LIVERY,STA 61.£
ABA.Ll.ER[7.I\ Y TRANSPORTE:S
CARLOS
ARIAS CUTlER EZ
AND CO.
NOVELTY STOR
visiti ng' sur.
for local as
from
The], s
wIth a
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V't: l!'ll F.rn':Rlott - "'un'.
actual propictario,
el norco eSlflbtc­
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ITALIA'
DON FELIPE MARTiN,
PRJr"IL"
OUC"A';ITU - COJ' LN ucc:,w:
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ErlITt·Ict'': n ... lwf 111 I,' Llrlr Itf orr!('J"t lOI 'J'1d ClIclll;.l aClll . r.II1°
,lad It:.: C:.IllrufO, Ct:l di .. m) de U11.I:citm:nse COIl1..... tlDO dt lotH, lH:lS ·s y hitllt
"ndl (U" 1:\ liLrnl.aclilJlio::J r! fl1!llr'ci, D PCI' til Li;;('·ur..i.:ldu en
Lui (';n.111in, 11l\'t1U y 'Ill .. altu COillt,' f'·II("ht. I \,jrtUd:t
II 1'011. ,_I tnbit.j;),. y de La u d muO'!uc i1fjeraido (le:-;u J,IIro·
[l.si 'n. EIJ l ... '·\tJllu<l36, n , fill d.11 Y II' idl' P rs.. n Tl'lr (I, Sl: en-
D NOV -AD<:':=;
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GUTIERREZ Y CAN. ,S
"'lenIn 01 J"
ta.lI.Jar a !'i. Iud
t-I,. lanl'
LA JOYA
la cl d ,1
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LA FA
Thi firm 0
IT,
MallY;':·!· IJn hr5::' rl.1.!SM l1(mLo.; af \\ hid Ih-c •.ity or C. TlU\ZCJ proudlY
baa.!OL And ,... arthy tof Iit:Ul.lor U1 II dOl IUHOnt:-.l- tli •• elll: ""'"' ·r II ItHI:!> and
\\'1"1 11I;"1I'l;1' pll III" lHld dr I.: 'Sture I ·t lll·lllO!rj by t!Lr' :l:ilt udd('\-n
LIQ Lin l(: ill P.!J.ill[ Diit:.'. L111'1 GuzrmlLll. To hi.. pr ,II :;;IIIl..a1 1:'1)f111'L
hi al!l!t;d l '·oLlorl tt' i. 111 ::0,. Illpu!CJu;:.tWSS in llll; XC1C :11:
1115 c..:I", -a Ilr £eSlil(JI.i.
1-: -- Ci·;:Il:'.:>: It IJI::-'101(Ei
4\ Ih ''-':;:l.lUl.111» Phllnn t- "1'1 'l II d u . jjiUZ d pI "'j ,M,. ;Ul.lIlU'I. nIh:
tiUd rLlL.iUlc tr:Jcuu d b7 Jia:ll""na ic l1Je '1Lleslictl of .. lor
Ill! rt -o\'eT)' 01 last rJr fl1 i:i .. i liT 1n IIal,'" p'·l pr""nll1.JTI. Th t",l'!1. Ih lIlt!·
II,,· n"r 1 f sl·lr La IILIj ..jJl! f hI.:.:I. 8 II L!lli"ll':l1J1 Ill' t Lh £Ii: will
Oil .... l'ti wLlJrul.,. i.n Lbltir tJtJ 0 by pJI.:,sicia:1.
<Iu Ci\n I'!Q :\,uryth;.II: it: w.n ;l. !lit: lh'or nl,IJ "GUl.lIt;'lll);.
¥llnnll.J YCI'Y LO[1L1 alto IJ)' a or fiJtcil:t1I.I1i 11,::t W(ll .. t to ill lbe
hCPCl 01 rec.c-\ LJu ir lJ.a';llth, ,d rr.b 1hr)' r ,
AD I S yll t:' tb4J ;1 IU t \\'lJHle t Ilr \' til[ lIcd, Itlt·jt tow rds ,be Illside of IJI'
tlt·u· .nl" tb [l n lL:.d d.ucu ILl LC Iiwt:fti a< 1r in an . Ot f lll;lllks·
r r IJ w[o all" IU' rt.
3
NOVELTIES AND NortON"
G' TIERREZ & vA S,
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APOLC
GRA
T
E
ZAPATERIA
Gran nerf y zapateria de Apolo lio Brenes, I:I
taRO, COD :ucur·at : I;!D 1I1g-uno pun s In Repli
COUlO LImon, 'rurrinlh., Juan 'iflJ· y olros. Casa j
ladora de t la cla·e de mlteriales
denles Ie a" me-ores Ie Europa y
s Unido·. sllrti 0 t1 vcrda­
d n\s no redades en todo 10 qlle a arcn cl
ramo de zapaterfa. Crall cxistell ia
e to elIse y estilos de lOrmas,
coJores, ctc. en calza 0 para sefioras y se­
norita.", caballeros uiJJos, desde las 01,15
grande-. botas para lIlOI tar, lUi -ta 1:I mns
liiminuta y deUc3 a 1" pa illa [lara nina.
Trab jo <. mAO osid y Iavado.
acre:: itn a r'ilJrica e calzac1
Cl1Cllta COil la c peraei()11 II;! mil,; de II
ntdi 'elllt:s y huhil 'S rerarios, ba"0
irec 01 d<: 51 ropi -tario _·coor Hr lles,
\" rda ero e, perto lIe de veil te aitos
de rae iC3,
La. unica tt:'ncrfa e ·ta ecida cn esta
f)u
cind I y Una e <1_ me"ores de la Repu.
blica; se el Cll<:nLra }:.Ijo la d'recd'u del senor ,\0
_\\lllar as, COl Jp<:Lt:ntfsimo 'rof 51 OS a alan, a
illicialiva d sdlor Br Ites ha 0 las cjor
moder as 11111'11 imlnas Pll :'I ej r dahoraci6n de
los articulus lIe e. ta pruduce. Se a ricall Lod clasl" d
ZAI'.!·i"IWi.\ ­
rus en (';J1idad, color y tamaiio: :leg-ros, atnar
cafe, ctc., etc.
T,a norma casa es" lly bucno y mny bar,
sobre tod hara u, lOM 'ez qUI: si 1 10 el seiio -·cnes
,'dario :un! os ncg-ocio:;, ofrecer sus propios
ductos :-l precios 'c,; ndiclones lJue ning-un otro pllede
Se atielUlu toda orden, por pe(]ucna qne sea, de
y fLlcnl de 'a ciudad, ] ntl varas ai Sur y 50 varas al (
de la Us I1ci6n dd al AtlCtntico, Cartago.
NQVELTJl::S AND N01·IONS STO••
GUTIERREZ & CANAS,
fA.

tago, C011 e.n alg-uno" runios de ia
rno Limon, Turrialha, J!laU Vinas y otros_
adQr:t de loda dasc de malel inles Jlroce·
Je.otes de lal' wejores de Europa y
.;nidas. Iumenso Sl1rl;clo el1 ver
nClYcdac.ks l:n todo 10 que abarca el
R
e zapaterJa. eran e;-;jskncia plTma.
nL:ctc de toda clase y estilos de horUl3s,
colores, elc. en calzada para y se­
APOLO
GRAN TENERIA Y ZAPATERIA
Gran tenerls. y 1.apaterta lie Apolouio :Brelles,
"oritas. cnhalleros y ninos, clcsde las DUI Geulleme.n and children,:, hoot;, lwd !iluoes of
grandes botas pm-a moctar, hasta la mAs an sLyles and colors. boots antI
41illJiuula y ddicada zapalilla para nina. shoes in an} st yle and
tl!IJJI
'I'rabaja 11 11l:l 11 °, cosido Y Chl\'Rclo.
Estfi acrcdi tada f:lbrica de
cl1t"1l1a C'Ott in coolK'raciun de 1l1;b
'l1lclig-enles y ILalli les opt;:rarios,
tlirecc:6u de HI propi,--Lario senor
c:alza<t
de ..jll
hajo la
Brenes,
t went)' ycan; experience, tllrn out the hest
.le pnictica.
n:rdatlefO ex-perto de mas d(: veinte aiios
WOT k in tli i '" ji nc that CllU be made.
La uuica estnblecida eo est a The tau-yard is t.he unly one in the
o Arm,ONI\} lIlH':>;;.S
y 11 tin rle la,.; lIte-jores de la Repu­
"e eucucntra fla.io 1a clirccci6n del seilor ,:\ntonio
Almar S.,las, compdcntisima catalall, a cllyn
;rridnti \'a el Brene't ha h::cho \'l.'nir y mas
1l10ocl"tlns maqllinsrias plua 1a mejor clab()Hci6n de todos
que e:-'ta produce. Sc fahrican tact a c]a:le de cue-
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108- I\rE
TANNERY AND SHOE FACTORY
he lall·yard aud shoe-sbop owned and mallRgeu hy
.l.U£. Apolonio Brenes, in the dty of Cart-ago, has hranche!
in !levemllJl:l('N\ in the Republic. such a..<; J.iMlon, TurrialLm.,
uno \.j Illl:' and 'I'his finn imparl!
all :iort of material for tIle mal1l11actllrc 0
bools and !Ohoes, from the best forell{n
manu fRclurt:Ts. both Furopean and Ame­
rican. A lnrg'e of l10velUes tor
the trade is on hsmd at all
times and conslantly Ladies,
All hand work, !>('wed or pegged.
wiflely kllnw 11 Llctory employs over
forty people, all of Lhem c!e\'er artiliflus.
who. umkl" the able ntan:Jg'f'llle.nt oj the
OWUEr, all .. l T1lfl];Cf with over
locality, and ouc of the hest in the CCllll1try.
It is under the w:lt1ngel1lent of Mr. Antonio 1.11mar Salas,
fl \·cry lanDer. The hbt mcdern tIlacbiuery
has heen ill the yard and the g-oods hlrnetl oUl atc
seC'onu to none in the n:pul>lic not l.'xcepting :.11e impor
Dock .\U of hide!' and ,;!.:i ns Utlllle<t and d ved in
­
/.AI·A1'Hld.\ - lliT.L<;RI()l\. - SnOE-SIlOl'
ros ell ca!idau, color y tamaiio: :lcgro;;, blancos, amarillos, any ucs1rcd color. The tUotto of firm is "liigh quality
clift, etc.,
and Low Prices·' and surely Mr. Brt:l1es can make won!
g-oou, as 11<:' is producl:r and jobber and consequcntlv he
iu a. position to undersell his c-omlle.titofS.
Ofma de Ia casa eo;; .Muy bueuo y muy barato»,
,nllre wdo harato, tadR vez flue sie-udo e1 seilor Brenes pro­
ambos neg-acios, puede ofrecer Soli:'> prol)ios pro­ AU orders. no maller how smaU or large m.ay be,
Indicio!1es que ning-llll otro pueae dar. are re<'ei\'ed and aclClldrtl la, wlll:thc.:r for tbe: cily lradt:: or
:ndc toda orden, por pt.:ql1cBa que se.a, de dentro for out or town merchants
y (uera de la dndad, 1(1\) varas III Sur y 50 varas al The busi.m:ss office is located ill CartaRo; Sf) yoros to tile
e la Estscion del Ferrocarril aJ Atlantica, CaTlago. ,;o1tlli of the Atl antic R _R. DClJot.
IhnJC.\ :.:\ I"'\}.I.:..:.CH: - /.'J'oL.
31
EL HOSPICIO DE
HOSPICIO DE HU R A os SUS GE
TH ORPHA S H E
CARTA 0, COSTA RICA
DO FRA
POlt]rt!JI.:''a'iJilj ..."•.,1 Ijui n fond' lIJo&DlI.:I'J L1 Hu,'·rlanoll. , -I· II'L , .. tad r..llJJ1.Jr. ur lb. )Juo,e.
':,- oii limfnez \. Ill:. III J] .Som', oco a.1 tic f1;r.-n. Unroll Dalcli;s ...... 110 c.lilted 'J :"D.O:xJ
-1".tllel<·& ,L. M, "III '•• 'J MiiL:! [lie ShDL'S.
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fJ, t::r 1111 I..., r ,-Or ,baD.s lu I'La.l'luulld.
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OSPICIO DE HUERFANOS DE CARTAGO
SUS GENEROSOS FUNDADORES
ERFANOS
LOME
'A RICA
DO RA CISCO JIME EZ O.
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01 1'lIolr-Jrl/Ohv.
.fr. C I'co.l
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GAR GE
GARAGE
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OF
N A ·JANDRO CORDERO
DON ALE ANDRO CO--:[)l:f"O
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DR. D. OSE ARIA ERALTA
. J S=: MA lA Pel A TA
1....l S.Clil1J hit- 'l-1d.lD IJD C.ODp fI m;·
Ul!tlla ill Jt:iUr UlJiuutu Jc C!LIltlL!o.
- Fl. 1'1: HIJ11. f-:S
DON ALEJ
HI senor .Bonilla es pro i tari d ua rn
Lihrerfa, Pape <.:ria, Eel de:rnaciou y Fo aha
odo combiuada h ce nua mo 'bonitl'! 11 _
gada I 11, 1 cual ticne es coda c
1913. '.n t:lla .e etlcue.o ra v 'ado
Con. au urti 10 de objeto' y util ' para
y oficinas.
En la IllJpr Ilta S-. haec toda I::lC de
im resos sit'udo c ipeclf\liclad de I casa
los tra.bajos de llj al igl1al '1 ue [olldos,
rayados comercialcs e impresione a "arias
ti tas. Gran va icda de tarjeta.· de vifilta,
invitaciOlles para baile'. au izo, etc" s
haee car 0 de hllcer eSQltelas mOl'tuorias a
lad hora el fa y de Is noche em:l 0 sill
rotulaci6n y tli:!r"bucrol _ aparLado de correo
No. 13; c etHono J+ y la dirccci6n caLli
Cos a Rica, C. A.
DO AP(
10;- llhl(!cido l1ac(! cin" an 5 eo Tn­
rri:lIba, es tlm:iio d - In. 'ft:1I fa mas i 1­
par tinl
:,(leur-aLa dd
acrc:ditado (!,tah pcilllie to ( t: ig-lwl
.:- l:CIl:, CJ Ie it'll\.: cstablecido e'
haec
\einlc It a ciu nd de rt.g'o.
Coza de , T, D ere ito come cial . ( e
rCCOllocida fum' t!Jl el pels, dehldo a 10.
magn ifica c::lIidad de calzada que \.' aho­
ra, todo hecho a mana, can materiales
de super" or c.'alidad"
Para l116.S det Ilcs sohre lmpot­
lHOle ilJdllsltill, ver artfcttlo sobre 'll
g-rlln J' FcilJr[cu de Calzada, p:lgl­
n.a 319, situado en la cindad de Carlsg'o.
DON AMANDO
ESPEDES MA,RIN
TlIb ::rti,lt 011"(> was born In ill A",,,ni
ill llir Unili' 1 ·.."bt!tc L.e hUlnc:t
'rod!!. llll' 111 I! oH.illr,i n dil,lofna [Wflf 1IIIIIois \.011
oj PiIOlcur,],fJi.y.
!tIr, C<:-"8']C.-<; :.rnrfn h Ille Jl.t',1 "huI" .rlist fo t ,1,.,
in Cotta. R.ica. 'I"Jus he il{:CClJtrplisileJ ill OClOtJl'1
111 with C! t':llh ..J11l: fUi rt1alb .1,1 ,,,lnbtr; H\Jrl> .Jl
r'hll,loirCaph)' "i:"Ob for lIhll O1n.ny i1istillllon .. - r"iflh
IJl",C'l.J.l [l;OrJI·Q.:Cl S;t;6o. oUlt, in Silver rtfe-,1o:1 J ..... -l-­
1 Sainl Lauit \\'oll<t's F.tir jn 11..04. Di lama or tI,tlll...t
at ,Lc . ri, :Stn Lid ,\T11:" io .I(j51:,; CuslJ. in 1'1':-, Fir'.!
Accl'r.ft;.. the PbIHO l!:\lJI .h .,r t:lI: Altom:> XIU Club. SitU
jo.,e ]'110- '<'11:<1 froltJ tlw J\Lon-eo,' CQHI1
:t(f,''l in 11112. ;\1r. ;\.;('1 a.luu:.bl,; lu
1hc Fllil ts at e:u:.lIt I:'Lau"-,.,ur Or lhe AfU.Jjg
·hcatnl in
rlt
lt

"LA RAM 8LA"
ANO
GARAGE
Or
DON > L E JAN DR0 CORD F. I" 0
DON ALEJANDRO J. BONILLA
J1I scfiol" Bonilla es JJropictario de una JDlprent.a, '1Jr. Bonilla is owner aptl manag-er af ihe "Bonilla"
LibreriQ, Papeleria, .enclHlucrnllci6n y FotogralJauur1a, que PrlntslJop, Book a.nd SLationary Store anrl
lodo comhilllluo haee lOla muy honjta oe­
Callery, "'bictl he ill 1913. in
gociaci6n. la eual tienc establecidll desd Cartago.
1913, En ella se cncuentra 1Ul variado ) The ., Bonilla" printi ng- bouse
CS
constatlte stlrtido de oujctos y illiles para fine joh amI commercial \\ ofk, as well
escnelas y oficinas. IJindim;, Alld 1Ill:; an l:,:i(cclle.nt reputation
Ell In I rnpren La se haec toda close de for high cl.ISS work, e3pecially on cards Rlld
im presos SiClldo la esp\!cialidad de la casa color \\'ork.
los trausjos de lujo al ignal que folletos, The Book and StalionaPi tor .uric...
coruerciales e i rnpreiiiolles a "Rrins a full stock of N'o\'e!s, Roo
lintas, Gran variedad de tarjetas de ViSJt3, plies, etc,
invitaciolles para bailes, ba\lti:7.os, etc., se In fact the hest the best line
lrace caI'g-o de hacer eS'1l1eJas nlorlnorias a - hocks Dovels. etc. and lhl: ht::$l fotog-­
toda bora del dia y de la noche con 0 lii raphs, in Ule fUnJotls ciLy of Cartago to
rotulacicSn y distrmucion. EI apartado d correos e be found at the" Irnprenta Bonilla". P. CJ. Box 4-3. Phone
No. +3; el telefonQ No. 31- y la direcci6u cablegrai'ica 3+. Cable "Bonilla", Cartag-o, C. A.
Cartgg-o, Costa Rica, C, l.l..
\-.lb,WS OF 'l'IIE .' PlllN":UIOI' A.:"n Il"u;;:sl',';U"
.'\U(j J. Bo.:" 1l.L\
Y1STAS DE 1•.'\ I:-fPIH':Nl'A. \' Ll.lIkl!<lJA ., RoXIl.I..A·'
r:
"diul
DR. D. JOSE MARIA PERALT
DON APOLO 10 BRE
ahlec-i hace ci IlCO unos en '1'tl­
rrialha, e" dl\eiio de 1il l'enerb Illas llU­
de la poh!aci611, sllcur.;a1.. del
lll11y Rcredilado Ot: igual
de, []lle tiClll' establecido hat:
n;'lote anos ell la cilldad de Cartag-o.
oza de gran crblito co!U<:rcial Yde
rccOllocida fama ell cl pars, debido a la
magnifica ealidad del calzada qne elabo­
ra, todo hccho a wano, can materiales
de superior calidad.
Para detalles sabre e:;ota llnpor­
tante iudubtria, vel' articulo sobre sn
gran 'l'cneria }" Fibrica de Calz.ado, rrlj:d­
na 319, tiitua(\o en ]a cltldad de Cartag.... \'15'1'.-\ J:o;Xl'l',!{)OR - E,."rr \"'flW_
''> '
.1,J.J
ES
This ranch was
lD l'Llrriallla some \"car'l f1R'0 ntld
loes ouc of the Ile hll"'lI1ESSf"l'> tl1ere.
As it n:cciYcs its irecl tmlll
c 'ranm:ry and Filcto III ar­
tago, it can UJ]uersdl any possih
competitor.
The main TRI1J1E'fY RmI Shoe Fa.­
tory, situated In Cartago, has h:en
estahlished more Ula.n twenty "ears-on
page 319 a tull description !Hay IJc had
his very illJp<lrtallt industry-and the
5 \"(:ry high, 10 l..'ommecial
'recHt. both it1 Costa Rica and ill
Foreil!l1 'ountries.
DO JE US BRENES
M
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p
ULO MOLl
EDERICO
DO
Cald
'lactmdar!o, es a no
(i O' en Turrialba 'us COil ornos .•' cido .,.11 Carl
rraslado h e a guno' ano: al pin or ·co pob ado
ri Iba y aUi, prendio en fie en s
H(w es ducno de un e ·tab ec' 111cDto d 'onl r io ('D
d
t:Uentra un com !Qto" 'ariatlo ,l1r ido d _ TO
IIi g 1'0 - de odas ciases, abarrotes, err erfa.
A
tal me fa, loz eDcerfa.
• I:goclaulC: etnpreIldL'dor, Be pta open eione,
a7.Ucar ,:-ganado.y granos D o-rande tSea)·. • u -pi
J. ooriosida 1 y onrauez Ie han conquil> ad
una po j 1
) omerrio nadonal y 11 £rula es acepta 1
como hl1\j
0" (entros h. neana. 'el pais.
No so 0 ('s c;omen:l nte I s nor Ca deIOI]' l h
edie-a a a agricul Ur:l y C:i ueiio d varia.- fine
'.'
1]
I
3:. 1 W_., .• lontana» )' astrojo JI liedi
a dIll;: entes y ad m:b pOs e arias Cli "lS en 1
dad de Turr;alba.
1 11 se UIli6 1.::0 matrimonio COM uona M. ri, P
riga ell In ci udall de Ca go. De es a union !lflO
ado hijcs: Mad 10, _ arg rita, Ro, a, Lnis, Enlel
Rl be to y nardo.
': I lu sociedau de urrialba Is. fam ilia Clll cr{1I1 es
tiula . Don Merced es iut tI ' nte de'l
udtJall1lr:nte integra n Ju a de aridnd de a IOl:aJidal
l.'ls fo og-ra fi : que ap!lfecen 1 l! in \ i a dar
lct:tor nil idea de los 11 Gcios y del
Calderoll.
<ENE
NES
r,\.. 0'. ;l tit
I Lini! dirf.'l:lbt hi., tf)@ldl,\tldia
,,,.1(. :L:..L..d __ HI.L.1I rhDji.rJT1I
pa[dJlJ,l 111h fokelc.h t'!:Jpt"t:iunL OillllllJloI.hllll-ru
:Spr-r,j.d aLr;r.ll1illll ]J3, r1""nL("'11 Ill' "(r. r\,Jr;:a,jQ to I h£;
ill [I rrnit" on a La.n:.,
I}\VllCTPf Ibt! LuI1lS' l.ra... V,-lffLi" ,Il, ..rl
l
'
t1rvnlf'.1 te .1nll '.'r.:due' caUJe.•.I1t1' ··CI
tU eh,. cullh:AiioD of I.:olla.a ."1) 1i\.I1;iH" :)rr .\1rar
is U O'Jli.lti/lI!Lll l;\.[wril' n--:ell ;llill iI.:UI/lH ;'"11 ",,"l'tl h
hi 00 '$tIW'l tJf1)!1 ''1f) 10 indoliHi;a1
c,\'eloplIl< Jllllr ihr:. tlhtrfrt. hi lIle i!Ui1Jcfl';tlj,l,l)llItn­
illrutlon l,e has be:ct.1 ilU ill
u' , .. him",..!r to
I lJi"$ "a(fici..il.1 duties.
'.
.\ Ilillt", or lit, "'ty,,1 ,\-,u bcDI'q ill IUIIe
beilu! til MI. nit'! JL'9Wi lJn.':lll·,..
'Ibn r;lij.hlir" s(;;ip:XJr. of l.'tlnu-;::o !m"uioc,ll(!c! ui:c; in
cuuc,lLLolL. ;U!Jid uw:]y yuUtlJ and ljl:: ,.",'I;l::'­
I(J cIAo [1lllt1lol llisi ..
ruinn.]n mea IIHuri..!:;"d Mbs C;u l'11l11LfP iu
CI1I'c&t.cbr w1.om IJU 1.;;t,!I t,,-o thihlrvrl, R.,L1rii::) Dud
r:.u'm:o;.
PEREZ
I ""----t J
MOLINA
MERCEDES CALDERO SOLANO
• -1',11>,;11 .. CalJoron
2.-Pt'OJ'iell.. 'n Tllrri..'dh.l.
• Gil 'rlllrialbi2,
-Vista 1111. hi tiDca.
S Finan T<1ia.
olano, proprietor, merchant and
In
11is elH:rgj", industriousnes.s Rod ilouesty have WOll for hi til
a cli:>linguished place ill COflltl.J<:rcil:lI circles and his firllj is
llls:=,c:d Jirst rate in
Mr, Calderotl is not only II n1crcLl(lul: nIsodevoted
\0 aj;:t'lcultllrc and i':i the owner of several fnrtns viz: "Tuh,",
"Navarro", "Monlana", and ':Rastrojos" wlk1'e
,iod of produce are fliis('(l. He owns several bouse" ill
:;ame town Of 1'urriallJa,
In 19011,E married seiiora Maria Pereira M.tdrigal from
whom I.le hall clJ.ildre11 nRme

L FOl.mili.:l CaJdc·r. n,
J..-- -il ·rUtl i.aJba.
UJ Tun i.ulb..

Ro"a, Luis, Emelina, RiJ:!;oberlo and Leon;,
The Ctllderou family is hIRhl)' tsteeruoo in social
of Turrialba and Mr Calderon bODe 01 It:> lDiJuencml
111L\I,.:I'3. At the present he .:, a munul:r of th
Boonl of Public Clmritv in the distrkl,
1'hc photo-; appearlllg on this plljle may gi\'c the rcader
all .den or the business ADd per:,onality 01 Mr. ,Mcn,'t.'(k'
CaMeron.
tv.r HI.Po
1H' .. ts H_.ld
ILl r",lrb
Ildl:ll1f \.'.1.tJI lll1rrlllh
PCB';: u 'Coml:.: lI,bll'
Calderon Solano, }.Iropit!tari0, coltlcrdante y
baceullado, es a no dudarkl UIlO de los homhres mC'jor cono­
ddos en 'fnrrialba. y sus Xacido etl Cartago, se
traslllllO ha<.::e algunos alpintoresco pohlado de '1'11­
rrilliha y alli emprcndi6 en m;'g'Ocios 01.: comerc.io en g-ent'ral.
Hoy es d111!iio de un establecimiento de comerC'io en el que
e.ocuentra un completo yvariado dc drogas y me­
lilcinas, generos ne tod3S clase-<.. fcrrd.erta, dl!cto
de t.alabarterfa, 107,a }'lellccrfa,
tgodante emprendedor, operaciones sobrect\f6,
lil.l'icar,:ganados granos en escala. Su e'Jllrftn de
lahoriosidad y honradez Ie han mfl po:!,iciflll en
el corne.rcio IIRciollRI \' !lit firmn (:<; aceptada como hut'nn e.
os celltros hancario:o> 'ricl puis.
No s610 es el Caldeulu; tamhien
IJlNlica a la agriculLluB y es d de "arias fiucas, e.ntre
0Na"arroi. tMouttl iilU y n R3strojosi
fI cIHcrerll6 cl1lti,ms yadernas posee CasllS en 13. ciu­
dad lie Tllrnall.l3.
En tC/(l1 ani6 en matrim cou dona Mariti Pereir.
,Jadrig-al ell la t'iuclad dl.: Carla D(; csta union haJJ
ado siete bijos: Marino, Marl!::t '3., Rosa, Luis. Emelinda,
J{1!foberto y I,e<lnnrdo.
En In sodedltcl de Turri3.lha la familia Calderon e;; 11111 \'
DOll C:1 mit:.mbro influyenLe de ella y
actl1almente integra la Junta de Caridad de la loc.alidad.
L'ls fotografias que 8.j1arcc(:n esta pag-iJla danin III
kclor Una idea. de l1f'ltocio:. y personalidad del senor
Caldcr6n.
32:1
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RA A L AJ
D MON E
DL' os hombre que c lJ :u trabajo la can rihuido
III • crear 1a 'iq LIeza aRTlco]a d la nore ie l
rc.:i6n Ul! TurrialLa. e: don Mi 11 1, {otlg'e 11110 de ios pri
1p31c , y 'U Dombre habni c e figurnr honrosamente enlre
105 . I digna ( e memoria de qui les ahrierol1 ill
ulti '0 y a la produl:cio las ferac 5 ier all e aqlle I
omafca, ha ta hac poco iempo casi i culta, lOy c n ro
ele anlmacion y de vi a.
1-.1 "i 'nor MODge e na iva de a lf wismo; aIU paso los
[l It or\ _HI J::. 1 -2, Cn'l1Q a.-lr. .J!ilrtadc.- . Hue,a<L 1 Esbillin *1 t
1,-1. " .. de b it.ll.l:hn "T Jfl Jb.... -S. Tr.....Jlch.. lJuea «El E,lab
de t1 juvell ud, y aUI ha una
:l lJUUll:rO •• 1. que COllsa:r call al de ll:> afectoti.
L fortuna 1· 1 sonrei 10 lIO]ir mio a r I aj .
y '" pi 01)1 -1; no lie fincoj; de cafe, dado y de cana dt:
fl;r,' Cflr, tiltl119. pro\ bta del corre, pon(liente trapicb
mo, i pOi luen>:R hidrauli
Die la!' fin as q led-au. n Uu h fa de "Lancia 1 Ia
cstaei60 del k'ITccarril, en Tnnialha. lk modo que S'tl,S ro­
d unos lieu'n c.:6mOl.la salit n., sea para d lnt rior a para
1,1111' 11.
EI senor hEl e ab cido Ii S l istem
de que 10, peoues seao colonas de las misJUR.-. de modo
qL1 tel1g-an alH easa y familia.y mirell las pro ie a
ties que cultivQD coo el ioleres con que se m1rn L ierra 11
que se soslielle eI hagar. Hooradez, inteligHlcia, labmrio­
sidad, SOil \'iTtudes del sef! r ong-e,. Ia pn.ictica cl lias
Ie ba dOllo el hielle t.a rl que is'r tfl
The namc a rig-tiel 1\ ong-c \\. ill, no dOLI t, a Jpear
among- the IfS ill 11' li o. thosc W 0 ha' C()o ilmtcd
eir bes - orb to he development and a grtlDdizcment
e a<tTiclll ural wealth of he dLtrict of Tn rialba, and
their lIames will a' tJ t posterity aud be 5t' e ore Ie
co Jiu,lt ,.,. nerations a:; f fortitude all courage
for . \\'ork one lnlheo nillgo thal region, until recell­
tly al nost \\'j d; and tO'day lle ccotr of prodn ion an life,
Mr. "figuel donge is a nati\"c of that eel;on or the
L P'an1 tron lie nIi!) ··t.l Esla. dll" -1. Yineeill'e,-.3. Vip-\\," 1 E.:.bbon"
.i<3.JJ.clJ. Cily HOwe ill ,tlriil'D:L.-S. Mill, EslalHin ' all,
country, t1:ere c spent his chi ood atJ(1 ) out ,llnd here
he 1as ra's his faulIly. to ,\'hom he clc\'otes lJl;' ell crest
10 re Ild affe tio .
Dame [.'0 Uf e hilS bce gcncrou \yith im, i reward
for hi - toi ,and e L' Ie o\\'ncr of several lar 'e colTee
aDd a_ ug-ar calle )1:.1tl1 ion be rUDS a odern
:ugar m i \\'it water pO\\-er.
IIis 'arms are itllated not far from he raih\ay station
f "urrlalba and Oil this account their pro 1-1 e has easy
cllltlPot £0 the dom -tic as well as mark t;;, through
he \t1a tic se par 0- Umotl.
Mr. Monge bas esta Iishe ,on his hrms, h 'tem of
colonies, y grant'ng-to his labourers be right to ctllti\'ate
a piece o[ land withiu the sallle esta e and uild home
00 the PI' tnil;C·. In hi \\,a' he labol 'cr:; fed tat they
ave their llOme 'lnd in a c rlain \\'a_' takc ,1n a g;rcate'r
inlere-t in the place.
EI Jo eo Alvuado n;,cido en J eiDdad, e C"-r1R'
J "d" 1I0U c 11m bueo r Pllllld6p 119" I:oG,loel
ter.:t -. d Ila I Jil I f flU... l'aU­
tin e T'1TTllllba, " 81 .'"O de lOB nds' IHIr II'S CIl' 'Go
do III PTO tDei,", Ie Can, .Y u.1J1 I. cDronlr;ado CnlU 0 PliIr-ii
rlr 'cit"r d. ren,rrl tl 7 de t<ab' JO,
Ant de que d !rrr'C.LtiI "I .-\II.imico doicra a h.. hiHta<
b! .ri::1 ma.r.co 'd 1RJ'O R \lEflIIilZOa, lcs b 110s ca de
, irf J a. c:alii de i.'tcs, VHt: siSto DliOS Ot
t.2U iadOtes cur Ine 18 b.:J.btan III tlidllrndo let" •.
oria D DQc la-itA. de camino eo.mj rabK. Jtij,Jna.. Ah.uJJil
I'D<:&:5 • t: Hl705 C '(I caC£lO, 'ueron ;;
.. rlUltras QUO '!.e .abricroD eli [I net sueJtI po:r
1C1i tr.. j.urons 'IUII lIr.:vaTQrII I lilt.!
pern "fn l ria sus I DlI" lie pro.],,,, Iliad" a
Ct" d. IllJ:llllilrl B de com IliJ:.acioll y d Ir....llOOI .
PCI' tLICl;leron los I1JLJ D de'lt ll,db..., S lBll:lJdas.P<.Ir
lado un . I" 1,,_ I,a", Ile ,.j o. Jec,," n 110' el r.rr car rll 001]
pod I :,)sllI'r h.1.:!aiIS'l de !':Ius J' cl CUr80 B
Ln:!:iillt91l:lljcs SCI hilD al r ....
<II tJ.zJ... La I "i"n 1 Turri Ii QlIe (" c.b."era
lIIQ TJ]lrJUTlllI oa .tliJ: VA h tJ:lJttr.rO!ica, " 1.,0.'" I, ptl!!Jl $oOlite zW
_IIY .ir I 111a.r, (In lUI cHlria (,!I!IiIl} ()-, UI:!.Jidoso, r...:tner(a d
P t;( Itt, a]uDLll
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do it:lillil, t }' 0 nlO E
PIiI' 1 :l.!.J' "hi C"'ojol :'tl
I IJd,.. I bJ... rl I il11Ponauh:::: nllt:as nil. fc', \- Itta.cOlIf'(fA y atl
I
dt: lu en (. b.lluOlnn, rJ t!s 1.1 LIM.. Yruit I
t 1:.1 alii II n:.di" ""POI 'u y dL: ""'toe] nuu
D
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1. TrgpiQ II'": y Otl.!a de! lAb tar:ion -2.
. Cali.a'.. ..
MO GE
le uame of Miguel will, no donLt, appear
lhe first in the-list of those who have contributed
etTorts to the development Elnd aggrandizcmcnt
wealth of the district of'l'urrialbu, uncI
ames will pass 011 to posterity and be set beforc the
as. examples of fortittlllc and courage
lr \\'ork done in the of that region, until rece;l­
,ost and lo·day thc centre of production ancllife.
r. Mil<l1cl Monge is a native of that section oi the
lion -'0 rille caele.·-.i, (;eJlB'il.1 \'j",,' "EI
- .... City ;1. CI]rrilllbJl.---"=;. Sqq.Ar MdJ. -'41>:1 F.hIQ1>... Rand...
y. there he spent his c
mised fami] Yi to who
ld affection.
Fortune has uce.u gCJlcrous with him, in rc\\-anl
. toil. aud be is the O\\'DCr of se....eral largc coFfee
nIl a cat1e plantation where he runs a modern
mill \dlh water power.
's farms are situated not far (rom the railway station
ialba and 011 this accollnt their produce bas easy
or the domestic as well ll.S foreign throug­
lantie sea port of Limon.
r. has on farms, tJle system of
, hy g;ranti to his lahom-ers the rig-Ilt to cl1lti vate
of laud within the same estate and huild their home
premises. In this way the lahourers feel that they
heir home in a certain way take all a greater
,t in the jlltlce.
ON A A LANG L ALVA AD BRENES
&1 jovell macido ee Ilia c.ludall de
do.ade Iron'! ,le linn blli!.IlOl ..b".lQ il su comducla
,iemprll cOr, tH:la, d"'!ltnJDtda I" J It;l'\1Til Pol j.
liea 'l'lIrr[IIJba, '1u.e e, Tlno ialll,grt...JJles
do la do CarlUO, , IlHi Iia ""canITado MIUt)O L'alB
ejfitil<lf liu!I..u..belos prcsDorhia.:d, d.1! lIaL.ilJo,
Alll'" de '1110 01 !.erl"caut! a! AlrOlllicc "imlera hablllw
Ins !llo loa b.llD5 CIlClDOS de
1 th'rt.. Jm tJprfQsnecian ca5i lUI S
u.;shpj.dore-9 e-- ...u s.c: en e:s.e: terri..
'ario .ne pDr lalla all cli..tU.lUl>5- l;ODSidcCilba
6n.cas ti: .. n .. tlo y en.sQ)"OI d.c clIlttyO do CaCao, flleron los
whneros Qua -:e abl-it!rQn f"n 9 1I1el sUllo POI
101 br;osOB lubaiador... i1ue IlC\lLIUU h.;su til au, e.l"e"o".
p:et.;] sin IQ\!T,U UQ deS21..fOii.o iii sq&1113D.t.-. 11
e .au IJe La5 di6rQltiidc", £.JlIJu11.i£.,;3cidn y de- t' I'" ·tlu.
.-\$1 VCfmH.I 105 CilmvOS de J LuLlalba por
todo on \,·ina. de:1PCn arlo, fd ft.'1 :cellctit "';011
od. rO'"al Itepidaci6n de ::as UJH..:{ainas. .Y en el Cllr;,o de
1rrlnu. hZD allf va',iosos Ct:Cllr05
a pobl;-tc!I',,1 :!" TlJlriUba. qHl;. J,l wb­
mo tll1n lU-f'- 8B Ud.. yj( 11 tJmtn,.,:.3Cll.. 0. '2.. () '-0, 'Pies sobro d
\\'.\1' ,YL. :'\ll"£L
n!\·.l lliaT, CUIHU LeDpbdo }" ilelleioSj:. r,tDfI::!na dr.
de R';.... v ou;;"to Tlrce:B8rlo
".. LA 'ida r:1I1rOrl.dJlt::.!t cdmooll
tr ,IU Iu:: IJtJblllctOJl ric ,.. EfifOJlr.Je-rl'3, y .u;ntAlmanie Be
J.j l1bi(.n en d C'uhh.J de tt.'lntlo. lr1 UOiled Fndt Co hl3
cxt''::Hdj-l hU.t1111 ... 111 f I nldJo c.1e t:!:''Polltu:iun y rt::ciUa de .qu4&1 ftt:Jo
0;;, :It '"ian \\ aJrr \\

DO TOMAS PIED A
.\ICl!fli.:», «Cer\'iilTltell' )' inc; J!n(J1Ltre!l dr.- finc8-ljl 4.11]0 ell "L. .. C> and H(lltto.rro'l :ate the ct" rarms Hl.1t .Mr_
Trrr1iniba e\ TlJt"il1.s Piedlil.lultoi;ll Jot: r, Pledr.,. ,. tt.:Jih r- L[ cwns and nUInF'.:tll, lIT "nnf8ln 'I.
AlJar 'orm 00 8::4t pag'Ll1..l ";5L'1.; de tH,l.:i II";R liB 10 prod On soma "1!;,:'VS cttllhO t111f.' IJr ,\ hkh
1. T, "plc", c.a,,-, Cane u,m tlhd Hoos<:. -_ - ..', (.tnElJlJ VU..X:. ­
Can.olven1. t flbnt.ltli.JD.
t>r. rle .. <In 10 lIl'Jjor ba},.tl e
r lUI mija'lTllnA.riRS- " _
EJ secor Pi.eclr'Ai"'..8: Q lA Tel' tUI eJ,tJ08Lto .rfta-adelo, de Q'1JT1'S salt!IJ ilef'·
CXlIOA Clue '!e bl!ndlciQD 1'"[1 p.:JJs.
COIlH... r,le 4edic:oa.ainn :R 100: 10 acreedol • la .dli:lp.
u.e cli' f' :111, JillHQ ('%1)-11 loc.a1Jdad. ClllllO Ell drc:lo
",­
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VISTAS D LA MUNICI ALIDAD DE TURRIALBA
(C TY VI RRfALBA
"olc.Uo de:
'" d d I tl ron fl Terri Iba..
r. 110' D Turri Ibn

lL JbU4
J -[ "du,l I c)[ TIU,;aIL""
I.\ttcil. )1,1, •. 11 r.,
1. -Ra.f d COlO oadl lJiUI.
.+. ,r L-r.h·.u.. Ccol1dltlliUI.
5.-Ci" II. II.
f4 eb reb n 1: Dur ell n. iii. 1" llor'micl\ ar
PROVINCIA
E CART GO
Ii can
cio ,=,11 gCUl::l'i.t •
1·;1 1':: 11' s 1,liC!l1h de I •• IllC ,,_
pololucioll -rigitla "'I
y lk enloll \ S n" Ita a ] ,'crrla')t:ro I
. anulJ() y prU){rt:Si
que lOS sin uud alguca. 1 mas
rica eld JlRIS"
SlljJl'r/1Ci,'.
l' UlAU(lX HI CclJSO ,Ii' 1914. 11iG lrt! total ,I mas 11,
habi1.<LUlc , en ,'anos r i"tritos, Cae! ,'rips.\' fin
rpspedi "as es llda:,> ..r alltnritl· ut:!,S en! ...1 I COllSo>j
pal)' d" 1a J '[lituraPolilieJ, !OlJ 1H ,-"ve scnd" !lilJli,'as,
imparl" 1" "nsl'iiullza prlliaria IllJHltellicIs ]-lor d
flsl'l<) , dn'l) i,l '1 L ,11:} cull cal6lico Y Ull"
('redent.: l,oilla ·.i6n UL. rli i' S 1\"ta CD loti
la
CO:\U;Hno.-]'ara <:1 t "l:p.ellt io )' aba I p(l.
blicll, II cn<lll ) a p J,jucto. Ie Qual ..... huy n
l'1 n'lI r I lJ M('!l:<lI)O 111nieipa!, y !Ii erniIHiI!o"
a CO!l\·r·ll·encia, ,·,'intiocl1 e!l ltlccimr 11 S lie
lIJerea<led.t· gl:JJ"rnles, e Dtre cllos Ii· im­
portllllcia. "uria' II"tdes, I ill Il:r[as, ,-[c.,
'lUI' produc 11 at 1IIIi 'pl U d. ruin ,Ulua] (ille
110 baja de CUllT "J,IW l1Jil L'TI "II<'S.
Vi S ill': Co I. rc..-\ 0,' .-.Et F Hoeanil rl'
Costa RiL'R. qm, atra\'1 p T 'U relltr t 0 el
Canton, en 1111 11" CHi: '1.: "C!inle mil as,
ll1anli I,., tres e"1.d.c.iones de: l'inleT ankll y oue,'
d" C n I (Ill haee un sen-icio )111 Jr. I
a los pro<!llL1or s, L'Ulllullfc.Undoios L'OO el pUeTto
de T-J1M()N COli uIlo1 "<,sto d,,1 pi is, " r iendo
diariH11\l'lItL' lIll lren de ":lrga y olIO de b
entre SUI Jos ." T,i1ll611. PS{'a d lml1spork ,.Ie los
prodllelos tic las a las eslaciOl1 s ,Id {l'rl'tJ'
])());
mrril, ('xi-I"II II1{IS cI kilol1letros dc mag.
lllficas c-a1'rvl.t'ras ('111i7;i laH 1II,"jor's .I' !llejur clli­
dallas dl'1 paIs) y Oll'llS tanlos caillinos de hCrra(]llrH, ]1"1'<-1 el
(Incas ga]];u! .rtl.s.
:\C;RICl·J,n:R. r,o,' cnl'j\'I's Illlis illl rtantc's lJ:l"t':A ah'll
d 1'1". que p1'o.. ln por It'nnil1 mcdio arriba <I.. tr"inta
quinl iPs por 11 t'l,irea "11 caila cosedla )' rI" lilt: ya s cnell!'ll
pro. u,:('i611 aproxi ad r1ltuk L"lUllto mil h"ch'irl'as
X .... NO, se clllth-s \ t:n c'dllill,u! de l111a' quilli"ulas h 'clur"
hasta d :lOO l\ -llIAI. d ara, 0 cl Serl,jcl ferroearril ro I
ara estt prod CI , p'P d, IhI iu anim;'1ci.6n de los (11HjUerC
'ulti"" :;('1"1. UlIO (I<: I . Hub imp rl T ,larse Uqtl[ la Illt'
,lc [rula oblen r' renlH,lllient IllC eo 1" lonas 1lI1l
de la eO"la Al 'lullca, L3Ulo P4T }a lmelJf' n.IiJ'l.I, como po
.meeaje, L-C (;11.0• •Ike: t· Ilel dima, - mas fl 'uc aille y mi.,
"AX.' Ill, ... pued" ca - Im'5e t'1 . culth'arlo .Ie ,,' (: n
llIiJ heCl:lrcas pura euy., e, 'p] taei n 11.'1>' is' Iarlo. do; il
de rimer' ; l 'gar. , pam 1a fiiliri cion de aL.Cicar, Iy Lr .jlll
[rapiche:; para la. c .1>oTllci(m 111' pa ..];1 "maTqlJdll; t>H A1
wli,<, n el maiz, lrij",l"s, arro>. y tub,'rculo- 11<.' l "t., clascs ]j
ltd sulidentc p"nA I II 'um ](Xal y all p-ara I 'porl.J.d(.
II l,r" s(-ra de U11cllO po ,Ithi 0 a 1£1 \'ecinon'J .1eI C.:J
PalJam,l )0 J IS f;;eiles de "omUllicaci6n )'iI ill 'l.almia . r I:Il pn
L 1l1:srlU"-\S: AZt'L\I{j':I{"\, Lxplotrrda POl' dos JlIgulios, III
t l:sliJo de lUi> d" Culla :> qu" "l lOll Culll"nllO Nil:'
.a dOli .\11>'·1'00 J'iutn. lff JJI\I! • ""p1olada POl' Y';Illl-aserrnd 'I
,0 DE rURRIALBA
TUR

PRO CIA E CARTAGO
1':1 l:alll6u de Tmriaiba. sitmlllo a los pit:s d"l vold.ll <]11(' 1<' da
'" !HltUhr", g"OkrJific:J.IDeulc colo!'A.rlo en tel inkriar del pais, IJaflado
("II LVc!l1s llirecciou"s par ri,·,cIJut:los -'" call1lalosos rios, COli
Hila Sll[wtficie aproximil(la de ci':llto ci11cuenta lIlil 1.1 L'clU=as , abriga
ell su ""no, gnln \'a ri",latl de y (lo.: climas, debiuo a sus tli­
tt.'reules a1Litud,'s )" a S11 cOllfilfuraci6u Lopognifica. ofrecit'l1do asi d
mas hala,L,.-iidio parvenir ,1 In aCli\"idad hUlllalla, cSJK'ciallllt.'l1te a los
campo;; d" III ;\gricl11111ra e lndustrias, )" I'll con"t'cuencia, al COlll ..r­
cio eu g,'ucraL
S(;ptkl1ll.n' ,Ii: 1'103. fn"· "sln pobJIlci6n "rig-ida ell CanLou,
.'" ,It' etllollccs 3r:l data "J venln,l,-ro desanQlI" y ,if· psta
.\,'i6n, Clue es sin rllld'i :LIguna, la m:ls rica nel p,IIS t'll \'eg"daci6n y
.. upttrfidc.
l'OlII.ACJ(»); .-El ,Ie- 1914, lli6 lin loLal tic: lIl<ls de .';(';s mil
h"hilauLes, t:iSl:lllilW,lu" en nllinl> di"lrilos, e'l:<>erios); lineaR, con SUS
escueJas \. I1l1LoridBtles rlept'"n,lienles tid COllSCjO MUIl;,,;­
1':,1 y ill: la Jdlll\\rll Politica, con nUl.'\,e .... Pliblicas. donclc sc
illl]>artt, 1H enscii:tnw prinUlria Dlantenidl1 por .·1
Rslndo, COil cinco culLo c:alC>lic() y 1I11a
creci(,lllt· 1'01,laci611 quI' cliario nola en toll:
la regi611.
('(nl fllfuu.-l'arB t'l 'J;petlrlio )" abash' pI',.
hlil''', ,'II CllanLo Cl pr<1.1uctl'iI IIJldol.lwc:s, 1i.8\'
ntro 1111 :YJerCBilo MIH,lic-ilJ<1l, y
II "O'ni"lH:ia, \'c:iutiocho l"slol:i1<;ciUlicutos ,I ...
cairl' :J!I.(Wlos de illl­
porlnucinc. \':,,·ios pHIH.,1eri:\s, l'l}tic.as, dc.,
'p" jlro,lllNlI (II Municipio r..nta :lllllal qnc
110 ltllja do cuart-'Ilt(l mil cal 0 Ilt>A.
VI.-LS LJI; <:m.lt'1\[cACJ(IS".-EI rip
20sla Rica, ljue ,\l.N\",'iesa pOl su I:L'lJtru \0(10 el
Callt"lll, en Ull C111'Si) u(' mILs fIe ,'dill" millas..
m<lHliel1e Lre,; l·sl"e[ones ,1" primer nr,lef OUCe
de sleg-lludu. cun 10 hace un sen'idi) crHul'ldo
a pro.-llldon:s, romlmicdm.lolos <'on e! 1111<'1'1"
de 14 1:\1"»); y '''Oil lbrlo el Tesle) dd pais. corrit'llIlo
L111 Irl:u de car.>:a v OU-O lle pasajcrm
SS.D y Lll.ll6.l1. Para "I tt'ltnspurt" til: los
I'rollutlOS ll:" las fi ficas n las c:slacioues rid fl:rro­
carril, "xi"t"n mas ,I.. ki16111etros d.. mag­
Illfil;<IS (qui,;! Ins 1II ..jores ,. IIIcjor cui­
da,las rI ..l pais) y otms t.·l1Ilos cIIUlinO'i ,Ie herra, I, pa el
I'utre finC':ts gallad"ras.
:\(;[Ucl·I,·I'!·IlA.-Las cu.ltiw)s In>l, illl(}orlalllL"S husta ahom, SOil:
,1 t:AJ'i,', fJue pur tl'nllillQ Illl',Jiq arriba tie tr"inhl J" dn
,uiut:,l"s Ix)r ll<'c!'.,lreLl ell cosEclla y .ld 4111' ya Sf' l'lIcu.. utral1 l:'n
.. dt: pr(l(!ucd611 ("1t.alrO mil ..1 BA­
dllLiya y;l en C;'lllid"il 1111I\S IH'cujre,ls, r11les
hr.sltl ,,1 ..lno aelnnl, luli <!oc]1lrt\no "l sen·iei" lerrocarrilero
p(\ra esle proc!ucto, 'l'''ro dad.B 1:l anitllOl:i611 ele los finqn"ros, esle
cullin) MfTU uno de los IJJils lmporLlltlt..,·s. por .larsc arrllila mejor clase
el .. irllLll ,.. ol:ltr-nerse rentliDliellto que ell IBS ZOlllloS 1II11)' h:ljas
de 1a C".,l1l AU:tntka, wnt(l pol' IR Imcna calirl.a,(, como pargut' t"
racpaje, ell mz611 del cllilln, es lmis ar.ulldOlllt' y nLib IJarnlo;
C"':;;A JlI" ,\':('UR, pllede c:'Ilculnrse d an'a ,ulth':ulo t'stt'1)rOtluc1o,
en mil br-dM"Jk.'. prll"ll. cuya cxplOll.lci6u hay tlo;o iDgcnio$
ele l'rimem call'goda, pilnl la i.aloJiclciun <It' lIL\u:ar. ly treinia r
lrapi<:hc:s para la \'1:11.>011ld6n ,Ie p<anela y DJatqUc:La; CEREA1.1,"" , se
cnlli""n eJ mai" fl'ijoleN. liTrOZ y tnb(rClll... de lou..... clases ell Cllllti·
dael su/iei<:ntc par'l ",I l:>JI1SUIDD local y ann parll la "xportaci6n. que
"11 ..c: .,ua lIe mneh., lwrvc:nir, rlehlllo a Ia \"lxiudlid .lel Canftl d\;'
la9 f:;ciks yW .lecoIDunie;tr'i6n ya illsllllli.L1asy ell
ilJ"";ld.1
!:\IlC;;TlO.'\S: A'.1!(ARliR.... , cxptotada ]lOr dos lllontarlo!
J! eslilr; ,Ie Jos ,Ie Clll,,, S perlencccn a 'lOll (; llilleruJO Niehaus
a dOli ,\ Iberlo Piuto, M' .>.. OF.RBI!A, e",p]ol::\l!a (l"y \'ei (IU
rtrrrhlh,
uclloo.
Do;.: SA:><l'I.\CO C,\ Sor.is
rT:ES1(lf:l'.;·I'I·;
IA A
PROVINe CARTACO
'J'lle country 01 Turrialha, ,itl1;lt"d nt lbe bas lIJJ
(mill which it i(s nanH', geogruphir:aly
It'''\rl of t..1.Ic: countr), walered by coullUe.<s rill
riy('rs, with all area of ahout onc hundrcd an.1 fift" lbousaurl 11
tareas, illdmles an ('xlensi';c variety of dilfl<:s ,m<lI.lIds o\\;ng 1.0 i1s
difkrcnl allilud"s all,l to topographical a.nd "fiels
10 hnman aclh'ity a hrighL fulure espc·cially in HI" r.rf
iudlUitr)·, or mallufaclnring', llml cOllsNlu€;ntl.1 to 1o(el1",r,,1
C'.1ll.ll1lerc('.
On September 151h" 1903, this tOWll was raisc,1 to lh" rullk of
CanLon, RlI,1 since tben hegins lh", rcal era of progress alI<I 'It'\'cl­
0plllent of this n:J.tion, which no douhL, irl illt: rOl1JJlr)'
ill ngl'laiioll and e!1'SS 01 Soil.
l'ul'U!..\·noN": 1'11'1: census lIlkell in 1914 ll. tolal oI OYer
six thollsallll inhahitnnts (li",beDlinaLed uver s.evt:rAI districts, hawl..!!
a[l(l farllls, with their respective schools IUld auUlOritics
<Jllth" M\ln;dp..ll COlltlcil and lht: Politirnl thid of the CQUUllY. Ther
art' nine." puIJlic schools for c1JihLn:n where elemt'ntmy ibstrlLl-lioJJ
imjXlrled, sustained Ly lhe tllt:.re ur(;
also jive dmrcbes o( thl! C"lh"lie uml. all
"\'t'r iucreasing- population lbtutlghuut tb... entk·
11istricL
For lhe sah· of anti na­
tional pradllc(, and ;;tm:killj{ of farms lind
sllrro\llldin,t.:· cOlilltr)', LlJ.",n is II M-arket 1'lace ;11
tile towu proper r :.I.ud in :ulc1ltiol1 til wbieb
there an' some lll"[!.IJtj· eight IXlI1llu'''tdnl eslallli!lb·
mt>uls for the sale of g-elle.m1 merchandise, soml'
of Lhcm Oil a besltk's hole l!l , hah"ril's,
,irug-·slon:s, clc., which Yie1,1 to tllt'Mnnicipality
a ren:lJue of uo less than fort}· tJlousRUlI colon
) ,'nrly.
\\'.-\','$ OF
RlI.iJ \\"a)", which pU$ses throuJ:l"h
CounLr)" fOl" twt'll.1) miles, h'eJls nlou\:
course thr,·c stations >I lid dev(m n"g Hlll!ull
thus furllishing- Lo prooucers ll.D <'Il.Sy Ot:Ud lo.aurl
con II I:CLioDS wilb, Port f,flllUll Dn Lbe- At.lantic cea:»t
an,l the rest of lit ... cOUUlrJ' U}' rUll.lling on!! J13s­
Sellg-I::r and om' freight train dilll) helwh'n San
]o'-c and Port LiwOD. ]lor the trall"rOl'l,uioll of
produce from lhe farms to Ih... stlltioll'" 01 the
railway, there "-rc: over kHowdrt's 01 wag-ou
(pro!>ahly the- h('st atlll beLLer in lhl:: couulr)') and
mBuy l<iloD1elres of Lreds or TIlull:' roarts fot lhe betwcen
and r'lllc:hes,
Th" most in11
{In:: CoI'l
l
'';!l: 'this grai II t>roduc0s as an :I\'erllg
IJUllUretl wciRht 1'''1' heclnrea ill each crop, <In,1 JtbouL {ou.r
th()lI5:Hll[ lwclareas iu H,\NAKAS: an:llll pr"sI;""l abon
S()(l hectare-aS ullller C'ullil'ation, IiI ]<J15 Ihe Uniled Fcll1l Co,
Iluouured thnt 1\ train sen'ire for picking IlI> fruit would bc rUll
lltclll:dorlh far 'turrill.1ha, 111141 111 \'ic\\" 01 the ('1)rneslne,; or the
rnclucers tJlis cultivation wi1l he vcry ilirportnllt ill the lloL
only Ule soil is appropintt'IJ to it, bUl bec;tllse thl:: quality of
the (rIll! is 1>c::lter ami lI,e mi.lc1llc&s of llie Illilkes labm: man:
:i1>UII,lllIlL amI cheapet. SI.1GAR-CANF':: The lit<:n cultivated ",iih
llg-ttr'GUle mn he Luklllatecl 10 ,'xtelld 10 aboul DDe thoDsan.
eeLarc:as, aud (or tit" c:xploitatiou of same there arr two fir5l c1Bss
ior lIJe D:uiDufactuTe of refined sUI;arand Some thirt.v-t \YO
mall !!1l(Car-cane'lllills for the 11Iaking oj brown sugar.
Rh.. Mniz, rkC<UlutlJbers aT.. ClJIli\'i\(t"Uu IluEU11ilics
for loeal c()f]sUmptioll wiLh 80me IdL over lor l'heexj'lOr1."ltion
of will with the 11roximit}, of the Can:tl I,one lIuci
the waY1i o( communiCAtion under project, :Inri will a
(uture la Ulose ('Dgagitlg ill the culth-atiou of tillb sort 01 pro,luce.·
I:-illl'sl'RlES: The sugar industry is eX!11oilcrl b,
mi\ls on Lbe sam.. plall as thObC iD (,.'uha, and til..) bdoug
:029
CANTON OR 'r THRIAT.HA.
: ': stt't" nIl-X! 1"11110 'c 1a 1'"lCRlid' ,L '\F'r .\: hay in,;l;l­
1· <I s ,1"", I CI>II rl, .. 1", rl l,mt Ulul,-nlo-;, pertcne
,I" 10.. princi "11- " Brolhers, I,i ndo .'\:. Stark 1', llerr:'tu y E '­
'1ni\\'1. Docto£ aui 1 • -I'tii 70, Ni,'haus, TQrn:'ts Cnardia,
Atirro l'oHee. :statt:s, \'01; y otros, si<:11Ilo los
In. l'r-iucil llcs.
J II' L Turrial "a ll1tKhos millOlles de colones ill\'crtidos; en
Ull tkUI!1 rl'1nth'llnclIk" rlo ha ll1UcllO y ofrio"ce al tnt­
hajaclor, al artesallo ':lJ t:apitalista, nn . mpo inll1en.o d'llld,,· ,·x u­
d,'r, ,:ou pn,l clIO , todas sus acli\'ida,ks, nu la actualidall.
h:I." t:fUP l"Sa!:" tClltUlltL", .l.Ull:ricanas, i . lcsas, :-iUl7l.:lS,
fWllC"S3S)" llal'iou' II'S: e 1 1'1'1 mejor que puede darsL'
ton llues 0 ?tsi com t 1 cIt: qne gran \'arietlad de ratllOS
a;..(ricolas, 1111 \lstriah:s ... C lere t:'S, uerle ('011
\' ..'11 I.a :n". EI cacao y C' \1(:11 , las r1131h:ras para la "xport.a­
C\Oll, la in Ill,'1,.ril1 minC:TA, tl (Ilt-'rza 16clrir.a, clc., de. .. :
po£ til,is el., medio :r,.;1o, 'furl'inllm ha sido la ("Ulla dd progre: '0 ]l'"
ell io: fUl1f 11 ·ti, Jo' l' mIta, Aguilar, los BOlli1la, CaIn "'k,
los Jinl':n Yo r ol.-os fu"r lllos prillleros "n enro­
pa a 1'1 Dto' e ganad s criollo,;, 10 qnealc,mz:1£Oll
("on I!;nUJd's "'IlI.:1}"__ • pam el rl<:';'lrrollu ,k <'sa il1dnslri • la
'ltllral I.a protect ra, que dnraille lodo d aiio,
Ius pa"t : liP manti ncn \-erdes. II y :lctl1almelll' nll:ls fillCas
n '-In. ir" . I roxill1,uia de \ "iull' !nil la'd;lreas de ]l0­
tn'l" :;. d 1;:: .La :\ti I" C ff,t: t\"tales" Coli lin Illil);",r ,1..: I
v, ,1" HoI.' - ; .T," Fu' to, do: dOli .I. C r!l7oO,
con m{IS lc qniuiellt" 1'<1 H hUll]c-sas,l.jlle prodlH' 'n Kran callti, ad
DO: Ulant qu'n.. : '" Lnjiuu, de la sUCI:siun d - Mnl"Uulo C:.\TH/.o con
qUlDi '>\ u;. ilB y se1<'ccio ria.. "Iltr€' :I101stei,, :'"
J't, p, Tn IfI ""pI ta..:i6n ,1("l qu", ,; S:knz 8: Escalante. que culti­
\':111 l"1l"rllzaWL n U Itr in y Durham y 1l1ut:lIOS ,k me­
nos ;:uanlla. P [t I:' Ill' gall do:;, ]lay (ineas ('11
ole 0" srtt.ticiales, figur:tlJ<lo "ll prime linL'a entre
lCllay hoo, Ill" JUIlD C6111ez, COll 1lTJa )L'r/i6e ,01110 lie tres
ni! It chirl:'as. ne 'sta ti ca it '1Il0S haee pOco, <:n una eX]losi
,I cnullo, <'u Sal 1'10\·ill05 .1" 1l1tlS ell. no' 'cienlos
Ik peso vi \'0. hll ,'sta fi11(';\ "xpluta la crianza lIe \'n1:l!'
llOS, ex<.; [Sh'nl1ll;:l1te]a Vru IU1:ion ,Ie s<:lllen . 1<:5 de las razas (;uerlJ­
st:y :' DlIrham, 'lut: ya hay ,1- pura n t1 pe'llll'iia cantidad.
Adem,i:; "I pr ,piew'" 1111. fUlldarlo una crla cal llar ,1 sangre ingle""
y al1' 'llIl'a, ani 0 4ue manti"I1"'ll CII ese U .'ocio, nu'ts ,Ir- ci<:nto
1:iu<:lIE'n1.a yc.'uoJ, y .1e pllra ra7oa, ,\dermls I"
In Cl'ia a l1a1, l11ulate.ra, i nar y pOl"eina, ElllJlCjne ell menor escala que
anto:ri [".: '. f Lns I,a;as. e dOll Francisco ]. Peralta, <.;OlJ tllHl
• TIm! a 1101, y li11lfLrofe COil esta, es otra pre1:iosa
fi nca tlc.licall ill ell.'.:!.> de .]" ga ,clos; tielle tambi0n lin cria,lero rle
)..'1Jua 10 jJOn:ulO, fllli,a I Ullico que l;U el pals esta rnolltarlo con todos
los aoldlUJlos lllOiI. os, COll raZ<lS peciales, Cnliiva. rlelll(',', aunC(uo:
d" 111; 11' I :ncipil"llt , e j,' llallO _ se explotan las maderas de cous'
lrucci61l 11 uu ma 'Illfii.:o u, crra,l(>to, Cr etllos sllceramente quc <Las
u j SI )' 09, S')ll LIe la" m jares Jiucas "anadf'l'as d ,I pals
)" ,.on ,Ir: un n lir illl:aknlahl', daJa b . itllilci6n rlel consulllo en
/,ona, del Canal " el irullcdi to tmn porl" , qlle puede ohtellerse
'UII 1'1 !'-l'n'icio , lOt lerTOc-..u-ril. Turrialba sed. "II 110 kjallo tiempo, 1111
\' .. c1adero .1" dqlll:Z<t nacional y pu£ll: l1Iuy illlportante ell e1
mm" ,Ii: arHculos ,] l"xl'Oftaci6n, CU, tHIn 11\ wlJl1ill\stra i6n
ptllJlic- C:'V servida por 1111 Municipio cOlllpllesto por los senor '.. ,lOll
:\1\ l'in 0, .1011 To ,as (;uar,li" y dOll ,\1fredo Alfaro, personas
que SQD gllwutin fie Olden, honorabiH, . 1y Jrogreso, y por .1011 Rafael
h fatio, prim"rli Rut ri,ll.l pul1 iCil dpl lugar, lJajocuyo
llIel1lk "cbyid.ad, elo ,ld or'lt:ll, p"rs,<Cllciun de los \"1cios y protec­
i6n los hue ad dos, est" T11I'rialll:1. llamado a ser Ull modelo dL'
Iloralid..:!'! ',1 l'TllKres" l,i II l"ntcndidos, DOll Palltale6u (;6mez,
. ;! nlt' CUull ionii>t. ,,,ion:llo ,on los ESlar!os Unirlos)" con \'arias
ca as 'h: Eurul ,,1'11'8 qnien lc iJlt<.:re Til, mayores dctalles sobre
tod 10 com:' I"niell a. st, U,raT.
'tespolldl"1l ··a IIi.ri...oir de nnl
Jo II .' ir1jl'llllil II
to Mr, Niell<ms all,1 to MI", j\lh" 0 l'ill u. 41- I'h"
ilHlustry is "X oikd l,y t \Y ·lIt.,· "a \\' flIi I. \\"ltidl Imrclh- "npply
Lhe 10 '<11 necessiliL's.
CRO\\'I:\"t; A;>;1I '1'h' l' are ten IklH:f,ci"s or
'1'rellting- plants iust.alled witlt :111 11I0d"rn eC(nipUll:nts, lit - l'rilll:il'ul
onL'S belong to Messrs. Lindo Ilrothers, T.i 1,10 " Slark,', 1[" 'rall I\:
vel, Dr. Daniel Nunez. Cnillerlllo N idwl1", (;ml1"<jia,
Atirro CoHee I-;slf.ltl"s, C"cilio Qnesada and otlll;rs.
Man)' millions of dollars an: already iUYesle,1 in Tnrrinlba i.lJJd ill
a relat.iyely short time the districl. Itas attaine/l a hig·1t II qT " ,01
prof(I'eSS and oilers to the settler, lhe farm r amI the mer 1anl "a
illllnens" an,l rich field where to 'Ie\'clop lheir adi\'itil"s. There are
al pr"seut many firms lJl1sineSS in tile district.
berlllao, Hiloflish, ;\ll1erican, Fn>flch, Cal a iEln, Italiall
:Hal uational capital has been illycsl.ed, linrl this is til" tJ': t
ill Javor of our ass"rtioll, ThL" enlti ... ation of Cacao, Indi"
Rllhlwr, the of timher for exp rt, minillg, Inoti\T pO\H:r for
ekctril: cnrrpnts. "tc., are oilly a few (J[ lbe mallY ctlterpris... ,; that call
be.: llIalertaken with safety, C,,1"I'I.I': !(AISI:XC .. OJ) CIIAZIKG: l.'or o\"<::r­
huH rt eenlury Tnrrialba has h<:ell the st'at of lh,> l':tt.t1l" of
lhe couJltry. Tltl' Perall.a, Ag'nilal's, »o("(or
Calneck, and the .limen..,. family wcr" the fouuders uf lhis
in<1ustry, They wert! to intro 111' Huropeall slol"i, for
hret',ling" awl cros:-bn:ellio' purpose;; lh IS I dtnin)' llati,,'
stock, Their success has been fully acknowledg'd, Natu ha. h,'e:1
very prodiO"al h,'re; tIl" pasture, an.: lll: dima e 1Ililel
and propiciol.ls, There an' at pr,sent. ,aul" ,ixt)"
with and approximate area of t W('lIty I.houslIu,l hedar s "'ith lirst
dass pastures, holh ualllral awl artificial. Atirro
has ahout lOOO II I kin Ill' king cows; "La 1.'111' ll-" 11"lon Tiug to
Mr, has O\'er SOO nu\<';h COW" whiCh p'il< a 'argc
(IUautity of milk (lestinl"d lo be tlll'l1ed illto llUlt.,r; "La f,ajita"
1l"loll,,;s t.o tile e.. late of iIlL Mari no C£Lr:t%ll has ,,!Jolll SOO co\\" .. of
Jersey aud Holstein hr"efl alll[ IIMive slock for the manlllaL"lurl"
of cheese; Saenz awl ":sealante have llwl,'rtak,'1 tilt; crossing
of Durham witl1l!o' 'teiu l,ree<1s; For the gntzing allll bllel1iI1,L: I,f
cattl there are sOUle large r nc!h:s wilb lit pastur<:s clllti vat eel
with foreign fe..dinggrass. "'mon:,· he 1.>est ill his lin"
sholll,l be llI"lltio!1e,L 'l'his farm belongs to 2111'. JIlan (;0111 -,. :\., and
has an area of ahont thr"e thonsan,} 1l1'ct.arl':1,. A short ago
the owner of this farm s"ut 'Lt'ers lo a calth: >IV ' in San
Jose; the exhihition was spl'IHlicl, there !J<:ing steers of o\'er 'X'O
kilograms live \\"eight. The raisiug of caltle is the sp uf this
raUl'jl, and also it. ill the hre"ding of sdc.cte.l sloek,
though in a smaller Mr. has also nIHlert.1.k" the
raising" :>f al1d mules and for tltis pllrpos' lw Itas a "t.ock of
some olle hundred au,l fifty na i\'e mares and pure hlooded
En r!ish stallious alltl American asses, Sheep and swinL" are a
inL" in thiB ranch, bnt in a degree, "Las OWlle,1 hy
air. Fmncisco], Peralta, SOllie lhre lh nsand ItL'clarea"i exkusion
is allother ranch devoted to tlte of cattlc. lL has a
portiou of the farlll ,le\'okd to raisiIlg pig-s, probably the best
pig recoin" ablislllilent in the couulry, The is import'l lIul
of the very best bree,ls, The culli\'atio I of I Uftllas has bet.:D sturted
in tlli, farm, The hun cr iudll:lry is explnil."'l 11leans of " wdl
eljuipp"d Sa\\'-lTIil1. We sincerely believe that "( a , " and
"lA'" l,ajas" arc alllong be t cattle in tl,e country allll
they have a proullsiug future for tlteir resped;\'e OWlll:rS owinl.(
to theIr magnificent situation IlllI.! accessibilit.y to tlH' Carlal ZOllC
and the facilitics offered by tlte Railw '. Turriall,;,
will be in tlte near future a spll'T1cli,1 ,.mpoj"iulll of nal.iotIal "'('alth
allll shall cOl1trilmle ill no small scale 0 the I,xporlation llli illess o(
lite couutry. With a,lministmtioll of ]lul,lic affairs entrnsted to
g'entlertlen of the Itigltest staneling, snch as Messrs ,\lb.r l'into,
(;uarclia, and Alfredo :\lfaro, and the rein: of local go\'erlllllenl
in the hands of l\fr. Rafael Angel \arado, the first L'xl'cuti,,"
aulllorit.y on the COUlll.y, Turrialha sltall stan,l the first in
the roll of national progress aud ,]e\,elopm Mr. Panta!c.'Ou Conll:z,
,\ COlUmissiou merchant of Turrialha will gladly ru;s.u any
i formation n cleo] in cspect. to the ,listric\. l'el":;ons itlh ro:Sletl in
th district may address Mr. C:olllez "i her in SpauLll r
He speaks llolh linen J •
DON SA
TIP
El s jeto de este IJr 'e bosquejo, don
Sallliag-o ·aldcron, olfs, es 11n laborio:o
indnstl ial csta Ie(,'i 0 d 'de haec ocho a110
Cit 'lurrialba, dond ,I.J ec varias fineas nr­
ban<ls y nlsticas, que e.·plota Con cl culti\'o
dd cafe,
rndustrial tiene en explo­
taci(lI1 una panaderla y to eJerfa en co­
ne"ion con llna planta pa a cafe tostaclo y
molido. La nnad-rfa c·t' 1I10ntada con
todos los atlelan os del fa, 'ut movida a
vapor y Ia elabora ion d 1 pan y deliciosos
tostcles es Icc nada a maqnina en ::;u
totalidad,
Nacido c la villa de re IHos, Pto­
villcia cit: tago, s traslado hace alglln
lielllpo a Tllrrialba yani lla confjuis­
tado un bto cit Ling"uido entrc :us
convecinos, tanlo en 10 social C01110
en 10 u nli. v POlilico, Goza de la
estimacion gellc:rA.l, de eredito solido
y de as cue tiones de
pllblica dlnini tr, ci 11, POl' c:l volo
casi tlllanime lc su coneiudadanos
decto Sfndico (e la pobla ion y
actllalrncl1te ocu a Pr id neiL
Municipal eou b llephlcit
Sus gc::;tion eneaminad sal) rO,!:('reso
ric Ia localidad han sido coronarlas COlt
el e:'(j lo aliis lwlag-ador 'fisueii 0,
DON
RAFP
Acreditado comcrciante estable­
<:ida en Tnrrialha,
Naci6 en 'artag-o en 1876; hijo d
don Manuel otu y dOlla Paulina Salas,
Coutrajo matri Jotllo cn la llJi;;mR
eilldad, ell l')O.\ COll dOla Anita ... o­
ra, con la qne tienc eis hijos llama­
dos Rafael, lia, 111iet.a,
Rolando y Ana Jlad . .
Posee: al nnas finc;l' tJ 'rurrial­
':a, entre las que n primera
111Iea una de rcpastos Jlamada. zlll ...
Adem" pr pit: ario del {f Hot I tn­
perial» y cIa l.tlperia IL Provce­
doral, hs persona muy conocida y
apreciatla ha desempefiado varia·::;
llESI
cargos honoTifi os, nt1'e elJos d de
COIlcejal del .Municipio dl.' 1'urrlalba, n I que ha
do par 511 buena. aho eo bien del uehlo.
i\
u.i11",r1ll0 "nrl to Mr, Alh('I"lO l'lulb,
's "'sploikd ;;aw·rnilb \dlich hanlly snpply
leeessities.
l\E C;gO\\Il':I; A>11) 'J'I{J<;,\.:J'I:'\n: '1'""r<: are len TIcn",ficit».l or
piauis insl;tllcd wilh all mOdeI'll t:q\liplnl$llts, Tbe principal
11g- to Messr". I,iullo Brothers, J,illl!O &. St::trkc, Ih:rr<ln &.
nr, Daniel ",l1nez, Guillerlno '['pl11tis (;nanlia,
l'fee F';statcs, Cecilio Qucsada anll otlt<::rs,
millions of art: already in 'fnlTialha alld in
:ly shorl till.le the district has atlaiu,'d a ltig'11 d"grec of
,md offers to the settler, the Ianll,'r nnd 0,,:, ll-,,'rebanl an
at."! rich field \\'here to Ile\"elojJ lh",ir actiyitics. There are
l UJ<llly cnt.prprisiJ.1g finlJs (loill.t.:" ill toe 111stricl.
Anlerlcau, I"rench , Spanish, CanatllaJ:J, ILalinll
nal. ea,pilal has lw'."1 in\'eslell, and this is the bt,st arguu.!ellL
of our asserlion. The el1llivati'oll of Cacao, Cofk,', Inelia
,ht: felling' of timber for export, uUnillg, moti"e power I(lr
nn-ellts, de., are only a few 01 thclmlny c'lIlprpr-isestha1. cnn
l"ken witll safpty. CATTI,Jo: T{.·\JSH,C ,\XI) For 0"''',
,1.ury 'l'urrial\Xl beell thl;! seat IIf cattle of
.ry. 'the Peralta, the Agllilars, the Bonilla" Dodor
,1Ild the- JimelJel, family were' th" fOll.11lkrs (}i Uli,
Thcy were the IirsL to il.1trodnn: Huropean ior
ami Jlurposes t.hus 1",tl"ring ll,e l",ti\'c
leir snceess has bcen full) ad: N'llure has lwen
Jig-,ll hc.re: the' ..,turc, are en'r,gTeen, the c1ill",lc- is 1nih!
lieions, There fil'e 'It the presenl writing some sixty rand.. es
Illpproxim'tlc of ("'''l,ty lhousallll IwctareaS wi13' I1rst
lures, bolh natural an'L artificial. Thr' Alit-ro Coffee I':st<l1.es
t lOOO lJoblein milking COli'S; "La Fllcnh:'" h('!ong'iIlg lo
,Kisco Carazo I.,a, ("'cr 500 IJutd' COW8 which ye-ild a large
of wi.1k destincd lo 1,(' turned into InILler; "L;t J/ajila"
to the estate of !VIr. ,Mariano Carazo has al,onl SOO cows o[
'Y alld llolsLeiu I>rt-'e,l anll lIE1tiyc stock ior the lllan\,lf",elnrp
Messrs. SaeJu awJ E;scal.llDLe hayc IIndertaktl1l [lIp
till \\";lh breells; P'or the gnlljllg anel of
"re SOllie large ranclI,.s with e"cellenl pl\stures cultivated
0ign fcedinggrass. \l", best in L1Jis line "(;ua\abo"
'e This [arm bdong-s lo Mr. Jlla.ll Comel. :\'. a11<1
art:<l of about lhn," th0115all,I hl'ctareas. A short liuw ag'o
ler of lhis farm sent SOIl1C steers to a c"Ltk :Show in San
" c.".hihilion was splendid, there \),:i11),; slec,rs of oyer <JCO
1!l. Ii,·\.' weigl>l. The raising of is lhl;: sp"ciality of thi,
also it spllCi,J.1izcs in the brc'tdill,!! of s"I"cted
in a scale. Mr. GOlllez llhltJ llllr1ertaken \lIe
,[ borses allli. 11111.1<.:S an,l lor this purpose he has <I stock of
, hnndred .fifty sdeeled llaU\'e aud bloOlkd
slallions aud American asses, Shecp lHIII s\Yine are a silk
mneh, out ill a sl.lwllcr d,-grell. "Las J.ajas" oWlled l,y
J. l'cralla, S011l0 lbollS<l1111 hc'C\.Hrcaf, il1 ('"tension
J<'r r,l11ch lkvoletl to the fattening of caltle, It has also a
of lh,,' farm llevoted to ntising pi,go, t.1>" hest
cstablishuwllt iu llle The stot'k is iUlport.,'d liml
ery IJn"l':lb. Th" culti "'IHon 01 ha.na nas has bClCn starkll
'ann. The hu.nber indnstry is exploited I", tneans of <I \l'd1
11 Saw·lI\ill, We ;;ill<:ere1y lll"lit>\·!.: t.hat "Clilayabo" aU11
Ij,,"" arc a!\long th" best cattle l'allCltl'S ttl the counlry find
,,'e a promjsing futur" for Lltelr r<:spccLi,'e owners o\\'inR
uaglli(icent situation alltl t.o lhe Cannl :1.011'"
transporlation fatilities offere'l by tIle Ibilway, TUITialhu
ill the near fntur<:- a splendid l'mpOriUul of Halional wealth
III contrihule ill no slJ1.all scale to the of
\\'illl the admillistrnliolJ of pnhli-c: nHairs to
1Cll of the highest stat.H1int:, SUl:h a' ,\lht'rtD l'into,
CuarJja, alld l\!fretlo.-\}faro,and lh"reinsof
hfltl,'ls of Mr. Ra,fad Angd Ah-arallo, tht' first <c:x'-:clIti'l'
on County, Turriaill,a shall stand the lirst ill
of uational prog-ress and r1t'velopllleut. iorr. Palltalcoll CO'lICZ,
llJlission merch:UJl of '1'nrrial1,a will gladly furnish any
ilion III rl'spect to the IU.'\tri[>t. ..ted in
riel I.1l:lJ' Mr, ... itllPr in or Iimdisll,
lib both flnenUy.
DON SANTIAGO CALDERO,N' SOL1S
::,J sujeto de este breve bosquejo, dOll The subject of this brid skelcb, Mr.
Sautiago Calderon SoH5, e" un laborioso R-antiago Calderon Solis, is au enlerprisil1l!(
indnsu[al esiablecido ctescle hace ocho alios man and industrial promoter, establisbed
cn 'l'urr-l[\lbl, doudt: IJOSee ,'arias fi !lcas nr, eight years ago in the lowIl of
lUllElS y f11stiras, l'l ue explota con el cl11ti,'o where he owns city aDd eountry
del care, properties: the latter neing-largely clutivates
Industrial tieuc ell t:xplo­ with coffee. J'le owns and llJatwge-R a hake
tacion Ulla pallaclerfa y tostelerfa en co­ and in counection '''Itl:! thisa mill for roasting
ncxioll con Una ptanta para cafe- Lostado y and g-rinding coffee. 1'll(: bakery is equipped
molido. La panaderia esHI tlIontacla COil with modern machineIY run bY5team pO'l\'er
tal]!)!; nc]elantos del dia, est{l 1I10vida a and the k needing oJ the dough:; ;s done e.,,·
vapor y la daboracion del pan y ddieiosos eLusively by machine, not only for ilie
tosteles e-s efectuada a m{tqnina en Stl but for the pastry as ,,·ell. A lIative of th
totalidad, town of Tres Rios, Pr-ovillce of CnrtaJro, be
Xacido ell 180 villa de Hios, Pro­ moved to 'I'urrialha some lil11ean-o and
[;r)s :.\NTI.\GO SOI.is
"ineia cle Ca,rt!lgo, sc Iraslf\do hace algllll he has Wall himself a diflthw.lIisluxl p[ace
tiempo a 1'lIrrialba y alH lID. eonL\uis" alllong bis fello\\' citizens ill as
tado Ull puesto distinguido entre sus well as in 11Icrcalllik 1'\1ld poli tical cir­
convecinos, tanto en- 10 social C01110 cles. I-Ie is \\'ell 1iked hi::; credit is ex­
en 10 Illercantil )' politico. Goza de la cellent a.nd his illiluence in question"
eslilll<\ci61J r\e crcuilo solido of public administration ill felt,
y de illtlueneia ell las cnesIiones de 13y tbe vote of his fellow-citizen"
p6hlica auministraci6n. Par cl vola he was City tru"tee llnll at.
casi de sus coneillcladanos the presenl time he is hohling the
rue cledo Slndico de la polJlaeion y post of President of lhe Board of Al­
actnalmente ocupa. la Presideneia dermen of 'l'urrialba with genera.!
Municipal can bctJepLicilO general. appro\'al anu his works, in this eapaL.O
Sus gestiollCS cllca.miuadas al prog-reso ity, for tile progreio::;i"e de\'elupU1l::D
P.\:":A!lblriA - 1'AI\I":IO'
de la localidad han sino corouaclas can of the district ll;'l\'e been rewarded
el exito mtis hahgauor y \\'itll the happiest
DON RAFAEL COTO SALAS
Acreditacto comerciante estable­ Mr, Coto was born in lhe Citv of
cido en Tnrrialba. Cartago in son of Don r...ra­
Nado ell Cartag-o en lS7(}; hijo de nuel Coto ana Doiia .Paulina
don Mlliluel Cotn y doila Pall);TJa Salas. Mr. Coto \\'a:> in blS DaLi,'
('ontrajo matrimonio en Ie. mistlla City ane! in 1905 was llIarried to),tiss
ci udad, ell 1')0,\ COil doria Anita Mo­ Anita Mora. by ",bom he has six
ra, con la que tiene seis hijos Ilama­ dtiJdre.n, Rafael, Angelica,
dos lhfad, Angelica. E,tolia, JUlieta, Julieta, H.oJanda llm'! Ana Marla,
Rolaudo y Ana 11aria, Mr. Coto is a Merclumt of ahil­
osee alg;lInas finc3s en Turrial­ ity as well as au Agncultmist ofsome
ba, el1tre las "Inc fig-LIra en primera Jloh:. He owns a !>torc Slid !lotd in
linea una de .Azul». 'l'urr1alba and pri ll­
Ademas es propiebtrio dd "Hotel Im­ cipally Cattle Rane-bes which
perial. y de la pu.1peda _La Provet!­ 111ay be named the famous PlanlatLon
Es mu)' conoeida y
". znl".
apreciada ha desemp-eilauo varies He has ht'ld marry of
cargos honorificos, elias el de trust a11(1 public con ficiel1ce lind Q
Concejal del .Municipio de 'l'urrialba, en d que lla descolIa­ present is one of the most active me111r.ers of tlle Cit
do par !iU buena lahor en bi<.:1J del i-Iueblo. Council of 'rl.1rrialha.
I<ESWENClA - \,EsLDU-;CE

DO RA c CO GUT ERREZ CAS o
PH
'YO
CAl
PR FI [
DON
eI s
btU' il1rther p mountain,
R
to t e ,"erv u' the
T olc.1.no (il ,SOtI ( 'l ahove
se.a level), 0 ·cr a roa-d.
t ey will hebo! the (yran·
de:;t of all views, l'rolll that
ofty- pc kane en, ee tbe
entire r', i n f the cost arri.
can its moulI·
lain::;, ravines and valleys
al10 . s t J shore tercel
the foaming \\'alers of
he tlantic and the Pacific
( ceaIl' waich c. n ,e seen
j he dista 1ike t,,·o
lakes of eralds. For me
of practical thiS farm
is 0 er Uii a of
wealth \\'orth f
and for t ose \\'10 like to
recreate the 'u, wi h he
)Jeautie f :.ial tr·, 11
caD more ntr
an thiH panorama, oue of
CIl, 1 Iti \1 ilr - Ft<ANl'ISCO GU'I'li,RREZ C. - C"rlilgo HOllie lite ItlOl". charming ev l'
I eheJd, Year in fill year
D. Naltt- out he roads leadin to the ann trodden by a caravan of
tourists, nati re' and for igllers, desirous of seeing at one
tim two Oceans from the only point in the Glob- when­
it n be done.
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-urdejl<l.
5.. -r.eelt"'';",
...
R
Z CAST o
-
l is vcry often "isited by lOllrists who year in and
the trip to the SlUl1111[t of Ute firsl of the above
lrazu and '1'urrialha, there i
tal1dsomest estates iu Costa
lIamed vokalloes, to contemplate oue
of the: most heautiful panoramas.
This estate, ",hie!1 is ODC' the
richest and best a ppo in ted caWe
ranches or I!lltc't'1Jrise$ in live stock,
helong-s to Fnmcisco G tllierrez
Castro, a uali\'e of the to\YU of Gua­
dalupe. dcscenlled from the old Gutier­
rez stock which numLers amongst
them many men \\-ho bwe been, and
are, the pride of Costa Rica, because
hey have moulded their lives in the
mould of honour, believing this Lo be
he best policy.
ML Cutierrc7: Castro sought a field
where he could put iuto play his crea­
tive activity and couvert it il1to a lahor
worthy of his brain and his arms.
Ie dimed the almost wild slopes of
those volcanoes, and there he fOllm[
the spot be for, d::ld Lh{:n" it
\\-as that he pitched llfs
tent and stnrtc<l the building of what
lo-day is one of Lhe hest cattle breed­
i tlg in Lhe country. With a
careful of the stock and cross­
il1g- it with the hest specimens of
imported hreeds, he has succeeded in
forming a tnug'Uificenl Ilnd proclucti ve
stock fot" the dai!')T, ns well as for the
-. The Dairv established by Mr_ CuLierl"ez is deserving
initeJ praise, and is. DO douu a vall1able source of
.d if the \'isitor climu still further up the mountain,
to the yery summit of the
Volcauo (11, son feet abo\""
sea level), o\'er a safe road,
they ,,-ill behold the g-ran­
de:;t of all \ lews_ From that
lofty peak one can lhe
entire region ofthc cos\arri­
can terri lory , it!\ mOUll­
tains, ruvim:s flnd valleys
and its t\\"o shores \yutercd
by the foaming- \\-aters of
the Atlanlic and the Pacific
OCea.llS which can he seen
in (li!>tat1ce like b\-o
lakl!s of etIleralds. For men
of practicsl sense tbis farm
is considered as a sourre of
worthy of mention.
and for those \\-ho like to
recreate the wind. \vitb. the
heauties of Na1.'lre, noLbiug
can be wore entrancing­
han this panorama. one of
rtago JIOlDe the WOl:>t Cbarllllng ever
heheld. Year in and year
roads leading- to tl1e farm trodUlil b)' a caravan of
, Datives sud forelgners. desirous of seeing at one
O<:cans from the only point in the Globe where
be done.
FINCA FARM
"VOL
URRI LBA"
PROPI EDAD DE
PROPERTY CF
DON FRAl\JCISCO GUTIERREZ
1 '/ - l:liq(ptls.
o( llrtol.·di l.: 1"'1111.
.:;. YfI..ATJ1n g Cnh,C""s.


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