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Early 1880s
1890 Directory
1904 Advertisers
1920 Businesses
 Main St. 1923-1928
Beery Orchard
Blackmore Cigars
Cabinet Makers
Canning Factory

Cigar Factories
DeWitt Auto

DeWitt Building
Drug Stores
Excelsior Factory
Farm Implement
Flour Mill
Furniture Making
Grandstaff Rendering
Grove's Grocery
Hayes Motors
Heckman Bindery
Hotel Sheller
Howe Bait
Leedy Motor Co.
Louie's Candy

Mfg Industries
N.M. Airport
N.M. Foundry
Oppenheim-125 Yrs
Peabody Retirement
Peabody Seating
Planing Mill
Rex Windmill
Stickley Furniture
Telephone Cos.
Wagon Makers
Warner Brooder

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Source: NMHS Newsletter Feb 2002

From "As You Like It"

A publication of the Senior Class, North Manchester High School, 1904

A summary of advertisers in that publication.

  • D. Frame & Son Walnut Street Hardware Alaska Frigs Jewel and Quick Meal gasoline stoves Ball Bearing lawn mowers Malleable & Kokomo ranges Ferry Seeds Starsky enamel ware.
  • Sporting Goods Store Olinger & Warvel
  • A. G. Lautzenhiser & Co. fine buggies and surries, robes, whip, harness. McCormicks Studebakers Oliver Superior drills John Deer loaders and cultivators.
  • Ebbinghous Bros. footwear
  • L. A. Sandoz fresh meats
  • Shellers Cafe E. L. Sheller lunch, cigars, candy, fruit.
  • Warner & Opperman all laundry called for and delivered.
[Continued on Page Eight] Page Seven

  • Jenkins & Hidy, the Barbers basement, Lawrence National Bank
  • W. O. Jefferson Livery & Transfer line
  • A. B. Thomas Agency - Life and Accident
  • G. A. Buswell Tailor, Cleaning and Repairing
  • Ademar Rufle Jewelry & Silverware Engraving Opticians
  • City Cigar Store B. B. Ulrey pipes, chewing & smoking
  • A. C. Shively General Insurance
  • Helm Snorf & Co. Dry goods, clothing, shoes, carpets.
  • R. F. Hays & Son
  • Lavey & Son Jewelers & Opticians
  • Goldsmith & Boots suits
  • B. Oppenheim & Co. Dry goods, clothing, carpets & shoes.
  • Burdges' Stores
  • Palace Furniture A. E. Stewart & Co. So Side Main Street Funeral Directors
  • The Indiana State Bank
  • Charles T. Gribben Drugs
  • The Oak Barber Shop Stub and Emse Nagle Walnut St. opposite Knights of Phythias shine
  • Red Front Grocery Daniel Sheller North side Main Street
  • C. H. Risser dentist
  • J. F. Eichholtz & Co shoes
  • Jennings' J. M. Jennings Monarch canned goods, specialty
  • J. W. Ream groceries, notions and baking
  • Thrush's Old Stand buggy, carriage and sign painting Mill Street
  • Stewart & Naftsger Refrigerators, gas stoves, garden seed.
  • Lawrence National Bank Capital & Surplus $60,000.
  • Ruse's Restaurant meals, lunch, short orders E. J. Ruse
  • Rice's Studio Pictures & frames
  • Hoppers Confectionery Store soda water, Ice cream, candies and fruits.
  • J. B Williams Drugs Paints Oils Wall Paper
  • E. L. Lautzenhauser Real Estate Insurance Rentals Loans over Burdges Drug Store
Page Eight

  • John H. Flora Dealer in Real Estate
  • M. F. Adams Insurance Real Estate & Loans over Hays Bargain Store
  • Enyeart & Thrush Fancy Shoeing General Repairing
  • Clevenger & King Insurance office in IOOF
  • Charles Wright maker of Tubular & Driven Wells Dealer in Star Wind Mills
  • Manchester College E. M. Crouch, Pres.
  • A. H. Goshorn Prop. of Feed Hitch & Sale Barn east mill (sic)
  • Mrs. Townsends Millinery Parlors
  • D. M. Bowers Grocery
  • Millinery Misses Krisher & Toland