Business & Professional Notices from 1899

The new firm of Adams & Boyd consists of Charles A. Adams and Fred N. Boyd, and George B. Adams is a silent partner. Charles A. Adams was for ten years an employee of George B. Adams in his store here, and when Mr. Adams retired from business here he went to the latter’s Newburgh store. He is popular in social circles and has had thorough business training. Fred N. Boyd is one of the city’s best known and most deservedly popular young men. He was for several years teller in the First National Bank, and sixteen months ago engaged in the clothing trade with John E. Adams. During that time he acquired a thorough knowledge of the business in all its branches. The success of the new firm is assured in advance. C.W. Rogers and George E. Smith will remain with the new firm. John E. Adams will announce his plans next week. (Middletown Daily Argus, May 26, 1899)

W.P. Rorick is again smiling behind the counters in Dr. Gabbert’s drug store. The Doctor left yesterday morning on a visit in the east. (Caldwell Advance, June 29, 1899)

John H. Smart last week finished shearing his band of sheep, the clip amounting to about 9000 pounds of wool from 1200 head. The band passed through Tuesday for Aspin lake for range. (Medford Mail, June 30, 1899)

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