New Jersey Industrial Directory

New Jersey Industrial Directory

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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. 1918 edition. Excerpt: foreign immigrants in the town. For further particulars address the Secretary, Village Improvement Association, New Egypt, N'. J. The industries now in operation are: S. Liebovitz & Sons, shirts and pajamas; employ 36 persons. McMechin Preserving Co., catsup; employ 12 persons. L. E. Foulke, carpets and rugs; employs 5 persons. In addition to these, there are, as stated above, five manufacturers of baskets, employing between them about 20 persons. On the West Jersey & Seashore Railroad, station in center of town. Seventy-two passenger trains in and out daily. Population, 800. Banking town, Vineland. A money order post office, telegraph and telephone connections. Express service, Adams Company. Value of taxable PlOperty, $125,000. Newfield, which is situated in a healthful region, is a thriving and prosperous community, offering more than the average range of advantages found in towns of the same class. Ten mails per day are received, and three rural free delivery routes have it as their distributing point. The railroad service is good, and freight and passenger rates are reasonable. There are no sewers, but owing to the elevation there is very satisfactory natural drainage. The water supply is obtained from driven wells. One weekly. newspaper is published in the town; there are two public schools and two churches, Baptist and Methodist. The fraternal orders are represented by lodges of Red Men, American Mechanics and Patriotic Order Sons of America. A volunteer company, equipped with proper apparatus, provides protection in case of fire. Public sentiment is favorable to manufacturing expansion, and choice sites for factory building purposes will be given to parties seeking a location free of cost, and they will be treated with...
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  • Paperback | 462 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 816g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236921062
  • 9781236921062