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Owen's Janesville city, Rock County gazetteer, and directory: containing a complete city directory of Janesville; an alphabetical directory of the farmers and land owners of Rock County; also, a classified business directory, to which is added historical and descriptive sketches of Janesville, Beloit, Evansville, Edgerton, Milton, Milton Junction, Clinton Junction, Footville, Hanover, Emerald Grove, and other towns in the county
(1876)

Historical sketch of Evansville,   pp. 292-295


Edgerton,   pp. 295-296


Page 295

Owen's Rock C*ty Drctory.2 
mn who m   thorogh ly up in thir budnem, ovurteous and obliging to all, 
ad sure to sumed. They already do oeo dthe larpo tre in Zva,- 
,lf. and we ean heartily reommend them to the isens of Roek oouty 
a being well worthy of patuag. 
J. M. Owsm, proprietor of Ohamplon Mills, 'apolia, Wis. This mill 
u   eur   a supeo grade of flour and do. general. merhont and our 
tor work. Mr. Owen has been establishod hr many yanj, and ban hO 
eoddeneo and roopeed of a ]arge nuber of aequultans-In fkot no Vs. 
tieman eqjoy, a wider and ame  favorable reptation for uprlghtm  In 
busness trasotiona and smoil quallfloation. 
Tha mon Houss, under the nmagment of Mr. A. L. Beebe, has. 
reoently been-venovated throughout and Is ably conducted. 
The following embram  the remining i-slms houses in the various 
branenh  of trade: 
Wintoq & Bennett, dry goods, queenaware  to., also manufeturers of 
geuto' lothng to order. 
Morehouse & Bon, Urdware, stow. and taware. 
X. R. Came and IL Giltmn represent the livery buinea. 
1. N. Zldredg, photogrpher. 
W1it I. A 0o., Lumber deaders. 
Wison & Woodbury, dry g"d ad general merandise. 
0. B. Kon, watohes and Jewelry. 
I. Griln, f ults and eonfotonery. 
IL Robinson, ready made clothing. 
I eldag this " d eprmnt of our work, we deire to expree our oMrdia 
thanm to the merobants and buuines men of Evansville who have so liber- 
ally ptromised us. 
EDGERTON. 
Tie viWge of Edgerton is looatd In the town of Fulton, and on the 
Chiemp, AMlwAUke A St. Paul Railway, in thteoen and a blt mile. from 
Jnmueille. It we. laid out in the year ISI8, by Mr. L H. Page, and 
at preOest ontains a populaton of about one thound popl  There is * 
very extensvo trade earied on here in toboso, and it is the g   ese 
hr the surrounding tobacoo gruwing diatriots, the sil virn rio.h mnd in 
evey way adapsed to the growing of this produt, and mny o the 
nxs wealty farmers have given thair entire time and attention almot o- 
elmoively to Its oultvatin.. 
There is one graded schools two hotela, about twenty-bev dsts shP 


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