Grain and Farm Service Centers Volume 1

Grain and Farm Service Centers Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: President J. J. Hill of the Great Northern is contemplating building an elevator on the Paciiic Coast. All grain on the coast is now handled in sacks, and stored in warehouses, and if they adopt the elevator it will reduce cost of grain handling from 10 to 15 per cent. The newly elected officers of the San Francisco Produce Exchange are: President, Herman Eppinger; vice president, Thomas Watson; treasurer, Jas. Hogg; secretary, T. C. Friedlander. Directors--S. Anspacher, R. A. Bray, W. F. Soule, T. R. Ballinger, A. B. Costigan and F. H. Wheelan. A iire destroyed six warehouses at Dayton, Wash., on the evening of Aug. 3rd. There was about 30,000 bushels of grain in the elevators destroyed. The elevators burned were the Alliance house, Engel house, Engel & Gillis house, Brougham house, besides two of the Western warehouse's. Several cars of sacked grain were also destroyed. NORTHWEST. Dick Stoweil, of Voss, N. D., is building a new elevator. Hodges & Hyde are building a large elevator at Artesian, S. D. The new elevator at Dozey, N. D., is rapidly nearing completion. N. B. Davidson, grain and hay dealer at Butte City, Mont., died recently. There will be a new elevator built at Kimball, S. D., for Blodgett-Anderson. The Huntington Elevator Co., of Parker, S. D., is arranging to build a new elevator. A new, modern, up-to-date 30,000 bushel elevator is being built at New Rockford, N. D. E. J. Gleason, of Spiritwood, N. D., has sold his elevator to the James Johns Elevator Co. The new elevator built by the Empire Elevator Co. at Duxbury, S. D.. is now finished and ready for business. Lloyd & Robinson have commenced the foundation for their new 23,000 bushel elevator at Cathay, N. D. R. C. Cooper, of Cooperstown, N. D., ...
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  • Paperback | 46 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 100g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236738586
  • 9781236738585