1923 Teppline

January 1st, 1923

Note:

This Teppline presents information regarding the Backlund / Martin family for the year 1923.  This Teppline was compiled on February 26, 2015.  Dates that are, and information that is, uncertain are indicated by the text strikeout function.

The link to a 1923 Calendar is HERE.

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1923

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Undated 1922 material:

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January:

1922.10.00 / day – 1923.03.00 / day  (6 months)
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
PhoenixCave Creek Dam

CAVE CREEK DAM CONSTRUCTION – EMPLOYMENT ~ Assistant Superintendent

Guy Dennis Martin

Guy Martin “builds” the Cave Creek Dam, 16 miles north of Phoenix, Arizona.  Construction started in June of 1922.

1923.00.00 / day
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
PhoenixCave Creek Dam

TEN PHOTOGRAPHS of CAVE CREEK DAM CONSTRUCTION in ARIZONA

Guy Martin and his work crew of more than 100 men.

1921.09.26 / Monday – 1923.05.28 / day  (8 months)
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 7th Street and Van Buren Avenue

PHOENIX HIGH SCHOOL EMPLOYMENT ~ Teacher

Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin

Hemme Martin is employed by Phoenix High School at 7th Street and Van Buren Avenue as a Teacher in Phoenix, Arizona.  The school year is typically from September 26 – through May 28 (approximately) (8 months).

1921.01.01 / day – 1923.03.27 / day (2 years)
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 1418 North 1st Street

RESIDENCY IN PHOENIX – 1418 North 1st Street

Guy Dennis Martin (age 35) / Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin (age 34) / Lloydine Della Martin (age 9).

Mailing address:  1101 East Polk Street – Phoenix, Arizona
Telephone:  8597

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+ According to Google Maps this residence at 1418 North First Street does not still exist.
+ This residence was at “First and Willetta.”
+ Indicated ages are applicable to the first date listed for the residency.
+ Mortgage payment for this property is $75 per month.

1920.08.01 / Sunday – 1939.09.26 / Tuesday  (19 years)
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[2] 32:117 – North America – United States of America – California – San Diego County
San Diego – 2978 Woolman Avenue

RESIDENCY IN SAN DIEGO – 2978 Woolman Avenue

William John Martin (age 66) / Esther Prudence McMillin Brockway + Martin (age 65)

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+ Note:  WJM & Esther Martin still own a farm in or near Ann Arbor, Michigan.
+ According to Google Maps this residence probably no longer exists.
+ Woolman Avenue was renamed Ocean View Boulevard circa 1930.  It is probable that 2978 became 2970 at this time.

1870.09.26 / day – 1920.12.31 / Friday (50 years)
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[2] 39:096 – North America – United States of America – Kansas – Riley County
LasitaBacklund Farm

RESIDENCY IN LASITA Backlund Farm

Johan [John Backlund] (age 85) / Carolina Wilhelmina Eckkel [Hedman] Backlund (age 78) / John Backlund, Jr. (age 50).

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+ The Backlund Farm, located about one (1) mile northwest of Lasita, Kansas, is a 160 acre homestead occupying the NE 1/4 of SECTION 26.

1923.01.02 / day
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[2] 32:117 – North America – United States of America – California – San Diego County
San Diego – 2978 Woolman Avenue

ESTHER MARTIN’S BIRTHDAY

Esther Prudence McMillin Brockway + Martin, born 1857.01.02, turns sixty-six (66) years old.  Esther Martin is W.J. Martin’s second wife, Guy Martin’s step-mother, and Lloydine Martin’s paternal step-grandmother.

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February:
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March:

1923.03.28 / Wednesday – 1923.06.19 / day (2.5 months)
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
PhoenixArizona Apartments – Apartment #18

RESIDENCY IN PHOENIX – Arizona Apartments – Apartment #18

Guy Dennis Martin (age 35) / Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin (age 34) / Lloydine Della Martin (age 8).

Mailing address:  Arizona Apartments – Apartment #18 – Phoenix, Arizona
Telephone:  8597

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+ The location of this building has not been determined.
+ Guy Martin is “on the road” selling cars.

1923.03.28 / Wednesday
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[2] 34:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Yavapai County
PrescottYavapai Club

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin from Guy Martin (in Prescott):
Yavapi Club was on Gurley Street in Prescott, Arizona.  I got here.

1923.03.28 / Wednesday
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[2] 34:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Yavapai County
JeromeHotel Jerome

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin from Guy Martin (in Jerome):
Jerome, Arizona.  I think I have a Hudson sold in Prescott (Guy is on the road selling cars).

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April:

1923.04.14 / Saturday
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[2] 34:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Yavapai County
JeromeHotel Jerome

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin from Guy Martin (in Jerome):
Jerome, Arizona.  I got a new car this morning.  He has sold two cars.

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May:

1923.05.09 / Wednesday
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[2] 34:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Yavapai County
JeromeConnor Hotel

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin from Guy Martin (in Jerome):
Jerome, Arizona.  I think I sold a Hudson today.

1923.05.12 / Saturday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 1418 North 1st Street

LLOYDINE MARTIN LETTER

Letter to John Backlund, Jr. from Lloydine Martin:
Typed:  Rabbits and how hot in degrees.
Address is for 1st Street, not Arizona Apartments?

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June:

1923.06.16 / Saturday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin from Guy Martin (in Jerome):
Guy is very ill.  Will have house in “a day or two.”
Address is to Arizona Apartments?

1923.06.16 / Saturday
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[2] 32:117 – North America – United States of America – California – San Diego County
San Diego – 2978 Woolman Avenue

W.J. MARTIN’S BIRTHDAY

William John Martin, born 1856.06.16, turns sixty-seven (67) years old.  W.J. Martin is Esther Martin’s husband, Guy Martin’s father, and Lloydine Martin’s paternal grandfather.

1923.06.19 / Tuesday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 1418 North 1st Street

FURNITURE AUCTION NEWSPAPER ADVERTISEMENT

List of Martin family furniture, everything is to be sold.

1922.06.25 / day
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 1418 North 1st Street

RELOCATION TRIP TO RAY, ARIZONA FROM PHOENIX, ARIZONA – HNB / LDM

Summary:  Hemme Martin and Lloydine Martin.

1923.06.25 / day – 1923.09.01 / day (2.5 months)
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
Ray – Box 487

RESIDENCY IN RAY – Box 487

Guy Dennis Martin (age 35) / Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin (age 34) / Lloydine Della Martin (age 8).

Mailing address:  Box 487 – Ray, Arizona

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+ See July 15th entry for photographs of the brick house residence.
+ The community and site of Ray, Arizona no longer exists.

1923.06.28 / Thursday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 1418 North 1st Street

LLOYDINE MARTIN’S BIRTHDAY

Lloydine Della Martin, born 1913.06.28, turns ten (10) years old.  Lloydine Martin is the daughter of Guy Martin and Hemme Martin.

1923.06.28 / Thursday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Ray – Box 487

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Kiwanis Board of Trustees from Guy Martin (in Ray):
Guy Martin resigns, effective immediately, as Secretary – Treasurer of Southwest Kiwanis District.

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July:

1923.07.15 / Sunday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Ray – Box 487

EIGHT PHOTOGRAPHS of LLOYDINE & HEMME & GUY in RAY ARIZONA

Old car, Brick house, porch, mountain.

1923.07.00 / day
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Ray – Box 487

TWO PHOTOGRAPHS of LLOYDINE & TWO FRIENDS in RAY ARIZONA

Three girls all holding cats.

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August:

1923.08.05 / Saturday
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[2] 32:117 – North America – United States of America – California – San Diego County
San Diego – 2978 Woolman Avenue

HEMME MARTIN’S BIRTHDAY

Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin, born 1987.08.05, turns thirty-six (36) years old.  Hemme Martin is the daughter of Johan [John Backlund] and Carolina Backlund.  She is the wife of Guy Martin and the mother of Lloydine Martin.

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September:

1923.09.06 / Wednesday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix – 1418 North 1st Street

GUY MARTIN’S BIRTHDAY

Guy Dennis Martin, born 1886.09.06, turns thirty-seven (37) years old.  Guy Martin is the son of W.J. Martin and the step-son of Esther Martin.  He is Hemme Martin’s husband and Lloydine Martin’s father.

1923.09.09 / Sunday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel – Room #237

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin (in Kansas) from Guy Martin:
Glad you arrived in time to see your father before he died.  I can send you clothes.

1923.09.12 / Wednesday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel – Room #237

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin (in Kansas) from Guy Martin:
G.D. Martin GENERAL CONTRACTOR stationary:  I am sorry about your father’s death.  I am sending you $50.

1923.09.25 / Tuesday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel – Room #237

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin (in Kansas) from Guy Martin:
Will finish the carpenter work on the schoolhouse this week.  Other jobs too.

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October:

1923.10.05 / Friday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel – Room #237

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin (in Kansas) from Guy Martin:
G.D. Martin GENERAL CONTRACTOR stationary:  Have four jobs running, working on payroll.

1923.10.15 / Monday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel – Room #237

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin (in Kansas) from Guy Martin:
G.D. Martin GENERAL CONTRACTOR stationary:  Turned down to jobs because I know you don’t like it here, completing all other jobs.  Sending $75 so you can go to Phoenix, will meet you there.

1923.10.25 – 1923.11.27  (1 month)
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
PhoenixArizona Apartments – Apartment 14

RESIDENCY IN PHOENIX Arizona Apartments – Apt. #14

Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin / Lloydine Della Martin.

1923.10.26 / Friday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
PhoenixArizona Apartments – Apartment #14

HEMME MARTIN LETTER

Letter to John Backlund, Jr. from Hemme Martin:
We have a five room apartment.  Guy back in Ray for a week.  Lloydine started school.  New building inspector was killed in an automobile accident, considering Guy to go back.  We are four blocks from our own house.

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November:
1923.11.03 / Saturday
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[2] 33:110 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Pinal County
RayRay Con Hotel – Room #237

GUY MARTIN LETTER

Letter to Hemme Martin from Guy Martin:
G.D. Martin GENERAL CONTRACTOR stationary:  Will be in Phoenix on 7th or 8th.

1923.11.14 / Wednesday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
PhoenixArizona Apartments

REGISTRATION APPLICATION – ARCHITECT & PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER

G.D. Martin State of Arizona application includes list of work experience.

1923.11.29 – 1924.04.26  (5 months)
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County
Phoenix
– 1345 West Monroe Street

RESIDENCY IN PHOENIX – 1345 West Monroe Street

Guy Dennis Martin / Hemme Naratte Backlund Martin / Lloydine Della Martin.

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+According to Google Maps indications it is uncertain whether this building is the residence referenced.

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December:

1923.12.15 / Saturday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County

Phoenix
– 1345 West Monroe Street

HEMME MARTIN LETTER

Letter to John Backlund, Jr. from Hemme Martin:
We have a six room house we are renting.  We are leasing our house.  Teaching Business English (as substitute).  Lloydine is in 6th Grade, is third in her class.  Two miles to school, takes streetcar, wants bicycle for Christmas.  Moved on November 29th.  It snowed on the mountains near Phoenix.

1923.12.25 / Christmas Tuesday
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[2] 33:112 – North America – United States of America – Arizona – Maricopa County

Phoenix
– 1345 West Monroe Street

LLOYDINE MARTIN LETTER

Letters to John Backlund, Jr. and CWE from Lloydine Martin:
I received a black bicycle for Christmas, “just like I wanted.”  We had a large Turkey for Christmas dinner, will last for weeks.  Thank you for the money for Christmas, I put it in my new (coin) bank.