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Early 1880s
1890 Directory
1904 Advertisers
1920 Businesses
 Main St. 1923-1928
Ace Hardware
American Hotel
Beery Orchard
Blackmore Cigars
Brick Mill
Burkhart Poultry
Cabinet Makers

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
Johnson Livery
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
Speeds Shoe Repair
Stickley Furniture
Telephone Cos.
Wagon Makers
Warner Brooder
Young Hotel

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North Manchester Businesses in the Early 1880s,
 listed in Weesner, History of Wabash County, 384-5:

Dry goods and general merchandise:  G.W. Lawrence & Company and D. Smith & Company.

Drugs:  J.W. Williams & Son, J. & J.B. Harter, Sala & Barsh, John W. Ulrey and G.W. Eckman.

Groceries:  Daniel Lutz, Leonard & Leonard, Henry Mills, J.M. Jennings, T. Wheeler, W.L. Brookover & Brother and D.S. Miller.

Boots and shoes:  John L. Cowgill and J.F. Eichholtz

Hardware:  L.J. Noftzer & Company and D. Frame & Son.

Clothing:  Abersohn & Wiener and Jacob Oppenheim.

Jewelry:  Lavey & Son and J.C. Milliron.

Physicians:  H. & C.H. Winton, M.O. Lower, P. Shaffer, A. Goshorn, D. Ginther, E. Ohmart and A. Simons.

Attorneys:  B.F. Clemens, I.E. Gingerich and J.M. Burdge.

Dentists:  A. Miller and E.E. Quivey.

Bookstore:  E.A. Ebbinghouse.

Cabinet organs:  Ginther & Winton.

Furniture:  Stewart & Ellwood and J.H. Straw.

Photographer:  J.J. Martin.

Merchant tailor: A.J. Sellers.

Millinery:  Mrs. E.T. Allen, Kaufman & Spencer and N.J. Ridgley.

Agricultural implements: Bash & Hager, Samuel Hamilton and A.W. Bowman.

Grain dealers:  C. Wood & Company

Dealers in buggies:  A.B. Miller

Butter, eggs and poultry: Beyer Brothers.

Lumber dealers:  Krisher & Reed.

Coal dealer:  S.P. Young

Flour and feed stores:  Strauss & Shock and C.T. Banks & Company.

Meat markets:  Keesey & Sandoz, Kelsey & Company and Summerland Brothers.

Hides and pelts:  A. Schoolcraft.

Restaurants:  Sheller & Weber, Lewis Russell, Slusser & Mowrer and E. Stover.

Flour dealer:  M. Harter

Marble works:  J.P. Noftzger.

Undertaker:  Jacob Misener.

Barbers:  Lewis Russell and R. Edginton.

Livery and feed stables:  C.D. Johnson, M. Quinn and E.A. Willis.

Harness and saddles:  J.H. Butterbaugh, Levi Reed and M. Haney.

Boot and shoe makers:  George Gresso and P.B. Speed.

Gunsmith:  Thomas J. Miller.

Blacksmiths:  Whitlow & Enyeart, David Myers, S.P. Young, William Baker and Asa Weeks.

Wagon makers:  William Stadler and S.P. Young

Saloons:  David Hamilton, M. Quinn, W.H. Stgrayer and F. Green.