[Seat of Justice of Henry County.]
MOUNT PLEASANT DIRECTORY-1846.
John K. Randolph, P. & A. Saunders,
D. Gilchrist and Co., E.S. Hill, A. McKinney, H. Ray.
Druggists- B.F. Stephenson, Dr. Davis.
Saddlers- Edward Trine, J.D. Waugh.
Tinners- J. & W. Craig.
Tailors- Douglass & Rogers, John Eshelman,
Cabinet Shops- Reuben Allen, E.D. Young
Blacksmiths.-Rucker & Gass, Jno. Campbell,
Wagon Shop- Pixley & Thomas.
Plough Manufactory- Mr. Buckley.
Gun Smith-Mr. Hixon.
3 Shoe Manufactories; 4 Carpenters' Shops; 1 Turner; 1
Lawyers- Wm. Thompson, John T. Morton, Wm. H.
Wallace, Franklin Street, A. Lotspeich.
Physicians- Dr. Darling, J.H. Temple, Chas. S.
Clark, J.D. Payne, G.W. Snyder, Dr. Farriss, Dr. Harper.
Magistrates- P.C. Tiffany, A. McKinney.
Post Master- John S. Bartruff.
Hotels- Henry House, P.C. Tiffany; Mount
Pleasant House, J. Bowman.
Churches.- Methodist Episcopal, Pastor, Rev. Mr.
Simpson; Baptists, Rev. Mr. Burnett; Christian, _______; Presbyterian, _______;
Lodges- Mount Pleasant (Masonic Lodge), No. 8.
Schools- "Mount Pleasant High School"
and Female Seminary, Samuel L. How, Principal; 120 Students.
Select School.- By Miss Huestis and Miss Mary
Mount Pleasant Collegiate Institute.- This
Institution, chartered by the Legislature of Iowa, is in a flourishing
condition; endowed with Professors in Natural and Moral Philosophy, Literature,
Languages, &c. The buildings are spacious and convenient, affording every
facility for the accommodation of youth.
Rev. A.J. Huestis, Pres.
County Officers- District Prosecutor, Wm.