James McArthur
19th Mayor of St. George

The electric plant was inadequate to supply the needs of a growing St. George and was sold to A. L. Woodhouse for $11,400.00.  The money paid the outstanding bonds and the contract with Woodhouse stipulated that fifteen K.W. of power for lighting public building and streets would be provided for 25 years with no increase in rates to be made.  The library was completed and dedicated