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Pensacola Businessmen of 1905

Names taken from Southward The Light of Progress Shines, Illustrated & Descriptive, a book from 1905 reprinted in 1975 as, The New Pensacola - - Illustrated. 17 pages, paperbound.


ABT, Christopher - Proprietor of Pensacola Tailoring Company.  
ADAMS, Jack - Whoesale & retail dealer of liquor and cigars.  Native of Maryland.
AIKEN, I. H. - Vice-President and Superintendent of Dunwody-Aiken Towboat Company
ALFMAN, H. - Worker in tin, copper and sheet iron.  Native of Mobile, Alabama.
ANDERSON, Walker - Fire, Life & Accident Insurance Agency (Anderson & Dorr)
ANDERSON, E. M. - Jeweler.
ANSON, H. O. - Clothier and Gents’ Furnisher.  Native of Pensacola
APOSTLE, Nick - Proprietor of Nick’s Restaurant and Buffet.  
AVERY, A. M. - Dealer in hardware, stoves, paints, etc.  Native of Florida.



BAARS, H.- President of Dunwody-Aiken Towboat Company
BARTHOLOMEW, Victor - Proprietor of The Pensacola Barber Shop.  Native of Florida.
BASS, O. L. 	-General Manager  of Bass & Co. Manufacturers of Dry Goods, Notions, 
Shoes, etc.  
BAYLESS, F. E. - Member of firm of Rader Furniture Company
BELL, C. J. - Chief Clerk at Merchants Hotel.
BLOUNT, Wm. A. - Director - First National Bank
BONAKER BROTHERS - C. S., W. A. & J. H.  Merchandise Brokers.  
BOYLE, John W. - Co-owner of the Gold Mine Saloon.
BRENT, T. W. - Assistant Cashier - First National Bank
BRENT, F.C. - Director - First National Bank
BRENT, D. G. - Director - First National Bank
BROOKS, Leslie Ernest - Attorney at Law.  Native of Florida.
BROWN, L. S. - Real Estate and Insurance.  Native of Georgia.


CAHN, Sol. - Grocery business.
CARLSON, Mr. - Dealer in staple and fancy groceries, feed stuffs, etc.  
CARY, R. M. - Vice-President of The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
CHARLES, Samuel - Boot and Shoe Maker and retail dealer in shoes.  
CHILDS, W. H. - Native of Alabama.  Co-owner of the Gold Mine Saloon.
CLARK, M. E. - Cashier at American National Bank of Pensacola
CLICK, F. O. - Member of firm of Rader Furniture Company
COHEN BROTHERS - Members of firm of Cohen & Parker, Dry Goods, Clothing, etc.
COLLINS, J. H. - Manager of Rhodes-Futch-Collins Furniture Store.
COTTRELL, Charles- Studio photographer.  Came from Kentucky.
COVINGTON, C. M.  - Manager of The Consolidated Grocery Company
COVINGTON, H. L. - Member of firm of Bass & Co., manufacturers of Dry Goods, etc.
COVINGTON, H. L. - President of American National Bank of Pensacola
CREARY, W. F. - President of The Gulf Machine Works.  
CRONA, J. M.  - Contractor and Builder.  


DANNHEISER, Dave - Manager & Proprietor of Dannheiser Bros., agents for the Acme Brewing Co.
DAVIS, B. A. - Dealer in monuments and stone work.  Native of Alabama
DAVIS, A. W. - Manager of local office of The Armour Packing Company.  
DeLANO, Peter- Proprietor of The Baltimore Clothing Store.  Native of South Carolina
DeSILVA, H. G. -Manufacturer of building materials
DORR, C. H. - Fire, Life & Accident Insurance Agency (Anderson & Dorr)
DUNWODY, Bryan- Secretary-Treasurer of DunWody- Aiken  Towboat Company
D’ALEMBERTE, W. A. - Director of of The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
D’ALEMBERTE, A. H.- City Manager of The Pensacola Investment Company
D’ALEMBERTE, W. A. - Druggist and apothecary.  Graduate of Pennsylvania College of Pharmacy.


EDREHI, David - District Manager of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Co. of Philadelphia
EDWARDS, W. M. - Manager of The New York Loan Office.  Native of Florida.


FAY, Mrs. K. E. - Proprietress of The Mascot Saloon.  Came from New Orleans.
FERRIS, W. B. - Co-owner of H. G. DeSilva & Co., manufacturers of building materials.
FORBES, W. J. - Wholesale and retail dealers in dry goods, notions, etc.  
FORBES, B. - Wholesale and retail dealers in drygood, notions, etc.  
FORCHEIMER, N. G. - Owner of The Boston Shoe Store.  Native of Pensacola.
FRIEDMAN, S. A. - Proprietor of the “Kentucky Barrel House, distributing whiskies.  


GAGNET, E. B. - Fancy and family grocery store.  Native of Florida
GANT, T. L. - Asst. Manager of Bass & Co., Manufacturers of Dry Goods, etc.  Native of Kentucky.
GILMORE, W. L. - Proprietor of the Park Hotel.  
GOLDBACH, A. - Manager of The Escambia Hotel
GONZALEZ, Manuel - Manufacture of Clear Havana Cigars.  
GREENBLATT, E. - Owner of The Surprise Store, clothing, drygoods, etc.


HALL, T. A. - Wholesale and Retail Liquor dealer.  Native of Georgia.
HARRISON BROTHERS - Proprietors of The Pensacola Installment House, dealers in
 house furnishing goods.
HATTON, L. M . - Professor in charge of The Pensacola Business College, formerly from Tampa.
HOLST, V. - Wholesale and retail dealers of fresh gulf and beach fish.  Native of Germany
HOOTEN, J. J. - Member of firm of Thomas C. Watson & Co., real estate agency.
HOP, Wing - Importer in Chinese and Japanese fancy goods.  
HUGHES, E. P. - Secretary-Treasurer of Union Naval Stores Company
HUTCHINSON, W. H. - Native of Alabama.  Wholesale and retail fish dealer , V. Holst & Co.
HYER, Knowles- Treasurer of The Pensacola Investment Company
HYER, Knowles - Vice-President and Manager of Knowles Brothers - Insurance Agents.
HYER, W. K. Jr.- Vice-President of McDavid-Hyer Co., Real Estate and Insurance Agents.
HYER, W. K. Jr. - Vice President and cashier  of First National Bank
HYER, H. - Secretary of McDavid-Hyer Co., Real Estate and Insurance.
HYER, J. Whiting - Treasurer of McDavid-Hyer Co., Real Estate and Insurance Agents.


INGRAHAM, Walker - Proprietor of the Star Steam Laundry.  


JENNINGS, T. A. - Director of The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
JOHNSON, C. R. - Proprietor of The “Gen” Book Store.  Native of Florida
JOHNSON, T. E. - Member of firm of Bass & Co., manufacturers of Dry Goods, etc.


KAHN, Sidney - Druggist
KESSLER, W. D. - Director of The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
KING, R. B. - Co-owner of King & Runyan Bicycles and Sporting Goods.  
KLEIN, Max - Proprietor of The Klein Grocery Company
KNOWLES, Wm. H. - President of The Pensacola Investment Company
KNOWLES, Wm. H. - President of First National Bank
KNOWLES, Wm. H. - President of Knowles Brothers - Insurance Agents
KRYGER, Jacob - Proprietor of Merchants Hotel.  


LAMAR, C. W. - Vice-President of American National Bank of Pensacola
LAPINGTON, George L.- Manager of Pensacola Office of Union Naval Stores Company. 
 Native of New Orleans.
LARGUE, Manuel G. - Practical Horseshoer.  Native of Florida
LEVY, Morris - Special Agent of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company of Philadelphia
LIND, John T. - Groceries and Feed Stuffs.  
LINDENSTRUTH, Peter - Watchmaker, Jeweler and Optician
LISCHKOFF, Alex. - Loan Office.  
L’ENGLE, W. J. - President of Union Naval Stores Company


MANNING, C. N. - Manager of the Singer Sewing Machine Company.  Native of Kentucky.
MAYER, L. - Merchandise Broker and Manufacturers’ Agent
McCAULEY, W. E. - Proprietor of The Owl Saloon
McDAVID, Jno. - President of McDavid-Hyer Co., Real Estate and Insurance Agents.
MELLEN, F. S. - Wholesale dealer in hay, grain & feed stuffs.  Native of Illinois.
MENEFEE, E. W. - Cashier at  The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
MERRITT, John A. - Ship broker and steamship agent, coal cargoes and bunkers.  Native of Florida
MITCHELL, R. F. - Manager of The Consolidated Grocery Company
MOREY, E. B. - Foreman in charge of plumbing dept. Of C. H. Turner Co.
MULLER, H. - Grocer.  Native of Germany.  Resided in Pensacola for 35 years (1905)
MURPHY, W. H. - Timber Brokers and Commission Merchants.  Native of Florida
MURPHY, C. G. - Member of firm of W. H. Murphy & Son, Timber Brokers and Commission Merchants.


NERI, G.  - Dealer in confectionery, creams, ices and candy.
NEUMAN, H. P. - Manager of Meyer Shoe Company.  
NORDSTROM, Mrs. E. D. - Milliner.  Native of New York.


OERTING, C. - Proprietor of McKenzie-Oerting & Co., Ship Chandlers and Grocers.
OLIVER, Alex - Manager of The Escambia Grocery Company


PARKER, Mr. - Member of firm of Cohen & Parker, Dry Goods, Clothing, etc.
PFEIFFER, John - Assistant Cashier at American National Bank of Pensacola
PFEIFFER, E.E. - Manager of Pfeiffer’s Steam Bakery.  
PFEIFFER, Mrs. Louisa - Proprietor of Pheiffer’s Steam Bakery, formerly conducted by 
John F. Pfeiffer.
PIERCE, H.  - Manufacturers and dealers in carriages, buggies, wagons, etc.  Native of 
Virginia.
PORTER, J. H. - Manufacturer of tents and flags
PORTER, W. G. - Native of  Alabama.  Proprietor of The Bazaar.
POU, F. R. - Feed and Livery Stable and Funeral Director.  
PRYOR, George W. - George W. Pryor & Sons, Produce Dealers.  Native of Alabama.
PRYOR, O. M. - Dealer in furniture and household goods.  
PULLIAM, G. W. - Manager of Fisher Furniture House.  Native of Illinois.


RAUSCHER, Henry - Proprietor of The Glad Hand Saloon.
REESE, E. E. - Secretary-Treasurer of The Gulf Machine Works.
REESE, J. S. - President of The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
REEVES, L. J. - Director of The Peoples Bank of Pensacola.
RENDALL, John D. - Architect.  Native of Boston, Massachusetts.
RENDALL, Mrs. H. V. - Embroidery, silks, stamped linen, etc.  Native of Canada.
RIERA, Jos. V. - Secretary-Treasurer of Knowles Brothers - Insurance Agents.
ROBERTS, W. N. - Assistant Cashier - First National Bank
ROBERTS, J. Ben. - Staple and Fancy Grocery.  Native of Florida.
ROBINSON, Rix M. - Pitch, Pine Lumber and Timber.  Native of Florida.
RUNYAN, A. G. - Co-owner of King & Runyan Bicycles and Sporting Goods.
RYAN, Charley - Proprietor of The Klondyke Restaurant.  Native of NY State, coming 
from Troy in 1882.


SAUNDERS, J. R. - Member of firm of Bass & Co., manufacturers of Dry Goods, etc.
SEARS, W. D.- Professor.  Principal of The Pensacola Business College.  
SELIGMAN, Frank - Proprietor of The Elephant Store, Ladies & Gents Furnishing Goods.
SHEPPARD, John - Druggist.  Native of Florida
SIMPSON, R. B. - Secretary of The Pensacola Investment Company
SOLOMON, B. M. - Owner of Solomon’s Coffee Saloon, wholesale & retail bakery goods 
& ice cream.
SOMMER, Albert- Proprietor of The Klondyke Saloon.  
STILLMAN, Jno. E. - Vice President & General Manager  of The Pensacola Investment Company
STONE, P. - Dealer in clothing, shoes, and gents’ furnishings.  Native of New York State.
SWEENEY, C. M. - Vice-president of The Gulf Machine Works.


THOMPSON, C. V. - Owner of stationary & business supply store.  Native of Tennessee
TURNER, R. H. Jr. - Ship broker and steamship agent, coal cargoes and bunkers.  Native 
of Florida
TURNER, C. H. - Plumber, Contractor and Builder
TURTON & BELLE - photographers.


WADE, J. W. - Vice President of Union Naval Stores Company
WAGAND, Mrs. Alice - Proprietress of Trainer’s Candy and Stationary Store.  
WALKER, J. A. - Owner of Book Store.  
WATSON, James C. - Member of firm of Thomas C. Watson & Co., real estate agency
WATSON, Thomas C. - Real Estate, Rental and Insurance Agency
WEILAND, N. - Clothier and Gents’ Furnisher.
WEILAND, Joe - Merchant Tailor.  
WELLS, E. B. - Dealer in wall paper, paints, etc.  
WENTWORTH, George P. - General Manager of The Escambia Realty Company
WHALEY, Porter - Dealer in typewriters, safes, mimeographs, etc.  
WILLIAMS, Dr. H. G. - Physician & druggist.  Graduate of Meharrey Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee.
WILSON, D. Hale- Real Estate, loans and country property.  Native of Virginia.
WRIGHTON, Thomas F. - House and sign painter and wall paper dealer.  


ZACHARY, W. L. - Attorney at Law.  Native of Texas.
ZELIUS, Alex. - Ship Chandler and Grocer.  Also vice consul for the Netherlands.


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