Source: The Manchester Republican, February 19, 1874

MICHAEL HENNEY is carrying on the tinning business on the north east corner of Main and Market streets. He is an old citizen; but opened his present shop about one year ago.

Corner Market & Main, the "Henney Corner", circa 1878.
Notice the mules pulling the log wagons. Pound for pound, mules are stronger than horses, with better stamina and agility.
Mule: cross between male donkey and female horse.

Corner Market & Main, N. Manchester, circa 1878