Source: The Manchester Republican, March 26, 1874
Fifteen or twenty new houses are all ready under contract, to be erected near
the depots the coming season.
It is expected that there will be four saloons within a frog's jump of each other near the railroads, within three months. Let the friends of temperance make a note of this and act accordingly.
Source: North Manchester Journal, January 7, 1909
Mr. Jesse Tyler states that North Manchester has never been so prosperous as
it has been since the saloons were driven out. He states that every available
store building and house has been rented and that the place is booming in all