Milmine, Geo. R. (ed.) / Racine advocate city and county residence and business directory of Racine, Wisconsin
Town of Mt. Pleasant, pp. -242 PDF (4.5 MB)
H. W. WRIGHT keeps the best seasoned Doors. TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT. 227 the fall of 1874, Mr. S. A. Sage, in partnership with Win. I. Carpenter, built a large and well constructed building and engaged in the business of pressing hay. Subsequently, Mr. Sage purchased the interest of Mr. Carpenter, and alone continues the business. Twelve hundred tons of hay was put up at this press the first season, and nearly three times that amount the season following. The Post office is named Johnson, though a change of name to Western Union Junction is early expected, a petition having been forwarded to Washington for that purpose. The Depot is under the immediate charge of Mr. Phillip R. Frey, an old and experienced railroad man, than whom a more honest, capable and accommodating railroad official cannot be found. The present population of the village is upwards of one hundred, the majority of whom are railroad employees. To those seeking a place of business, or a quiet home, no better oppor- tunities are afforded than at Western Union Junction. VILLAGE DIRECTORY. Austin Geo. E., telegraph operator, bds H. M. Fitzgerald Bagley Patrick, lab bds Daniel Bagley, sec 29 Burns Mrs. E., widow, r sec 28 Burns James, lab bds Mrs. E. Burns Burns Thomas, lab bds Mrs. E. Burns Carpenter Win. I., foreman, 4A. Sage, bds H. M., Fitzgerald Coulter Mrs. M., widow, r sec 21 Coulter W. A. telegraph operator, bds Mrs. M. Coulter Fitzgerald Henry M., Prop. Johnson House Frayer George, lab r sec 28 Frey Phillip R., Station Agent, r over R. R. Depot Gogan John, lab bds P. Jordan Johnson House, H. M. Fitzgerald, Prop., sec 21 Jordan Patrick, see foreman, r sec 2o Long Frank, sec foreman, r sec 21 Lynch Michael, car repairer, bds H. M. Fitzgerald Maloney Patrick, lab r sec 21 Mulcahy Michael, lab bds P. Jordan Nielson Lars, shoemaker, r sec 21 O'Hare Patrick, sec foreman, bds H. M. Fitzgerald Parker John, farmer, wks S. Parker, sec 21 Parker Stillman, farmer, r sec 21 Roberts John, lab bds P. Jordan Sage Sidney A., Prop. hay press, bds H. M. Fitzgerald Schute John, lab r sec 28 Shields Win., watchman, bds H. M. Fitzgerald Sorelle Edward, lab bds H. M. Fitzgerald Thein Camille, lab bds H. M. Fitzgerald Webber Frank, lab r sec 28 Webber Joseph, lab bds F. Webber GORTON & flUFFHAM. Cut Glass Globes for Lamps. 0 W 0 0
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