University of Arizona

Address Before the Farmers, Fruit and Stock Growers of Arizona

Transcript of L.C. Hughes' Address before the Farmers, Fruit and Stock Growers of Arizona Meeting

Louis C. Hughes, 1844-1915 was an Arizona pioneer, lawyer, newspaper publisher, and politician. Hughes established the Arizona Daily Star in 1877 and published it until his death. He served as district attorney, probate judge, attorney general for Arizona, U.S. Court Commissioner, Governor of Arizona, 1893-1896, and chancellor of the Board of Regents, 1897-1898. This collection includes a typescript of an address by Hughes, before the meeting of the Farmers, Fruit and Stock growers of Arizona, Oct. 18, 1895, on the occasion of the its organization.