THE RICH MAN

THE RICH MAN

    THE RICH MAN


    In 1834 AD a Swiss man entered the New York on the steamy ship in the early thirties of a minor named Johann Auguste Sutter with a false ID and a sum of money seized by him in search of an opportunity to start his life again, leaving behind a wife, five children, and multiple cases threatening imprisonment in a town.



    But two years ago, without achieving much success in the city, I moved to Missouri, where he bought a small plot of land and started his life as a farmer, but soon he was impressed by the adventurous journeys that pass through the land to the American West, which is considered rich. He sold everything he owned and left with a small group that did not continue. Including someone with him until he reached a small village for the fishermen established by the Franciscan monks and then to the capital of the miserable state of California at the time and affiliated with Mexico, where he met its ruler and a declaration of his desire to establish a settlement in these unoccupied lands and the ruler agreed immediately and gave the concession and the necessary statements to reclaim It owns all the lands it can build

    With a force of 150 indigenous men from the Pacific Ocean, they burned vast forests and prepared them for cultivation so that within a few years Sotter owned 48,827 acres of fertile farmland on the banks of the Sacramento River
    A huge empire was established in the name of the new Hilvata in record time, establishing mills, factories and factories, building canals, starting the cultivation of the famous California fruits, importing seeds from Europe and attracting craftsmen and workers, as well as mercenary soldiers who helped enslave hundreds of Indians who refused to work voluntarily and finally reminded Soter as his wife. And his sons, then send and bring them to enjoy with him a good life.
    But in 1846 AD, the American-Mexican War erupted, and although Soter was in favor of the establishment of the Independent Republic of California, the American army's invasion did not leave him an opportunity to resist. new .
    But one day an aide came carrying a piece of cloth with yellow beads .. He discovered gold in the settlement of Sutter in huge quantities and despite his attempt to conceal the matter, it spread like wildfire and within days the adventurers began flocking to California to search for gold that shines in the bottom of rivers Under the stones, the men go crazy, leaving factories and farms, and leaving to search for wealth

    In 1858 he challenged Sotter's ownership of all these vast lands in California, and the Supreme Court sided against him, expropriating his ownership, allocating lands to two new farmers, and granting Soter a monthly pension of only $ 250 in compensation for all his wealth!
    But Sutter did not surrender and fought a legal and political battle, so he filed the strangest lawsuit in history, where he filed a lawsuit against 17,200 farmers who seized the land, demanding that it be evacuated, to return it to possession. Compensation of another 25 million dollars from the Federal Reserve for the sabotage of his property

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