They are restricted to the river-oases of the Rio Negro and the Chubut.
South of Chubut lies Port Desire, formed by the estuary of the river, or rather stream, of that name.
The Spaniards hailed from that place, and Sinclair, who had sold his Chubut ranch, had left his daughter with friends there.
The low summer temperature does not allow cereals to ripen south of the Chubut.
There was but one route for him to travel—the little railroad that led to the Welsh colony of Chubut.
In the southern region there is no fruit grown, except on a few estates in the Rio Negro and in the valley of Chubut.
A dam was built across the Chubut River in that year, and an irrigating ditch taken out.
Would I like to meet the agent of the little railroad running down to Chubut?
Whatever may happen, the Chubut man will never again have to ask for bread of anybody.
He was very delighted with his success, and said that the Mauser was better than any of the guns in Chubut.