New Orleans Water-Works.

Issue 26 and Volume 1891 10.

New Orleans Water-Works. Now that the way seems to be clear, and all questions affecting the validity of the contract between the city of New Orleans and the water company are determined in its favor by the highest court in the land, it would therefore appear to the mind of any sensible being that the best thing the company can do is to make up for lost time by commencing at once to improve its plant and property so as to meet the reasonable expectations of a reasonable people. If there is any one thing that is a drawback to the commercial and industrial interests of a city it is a meagre supply of potable water to its people. And, on the other hand, nothing can contribute such substantial and progressive elements to the growth of a city as an ample water supply. If the company will be inspired by…

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