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Garfield County
Business Directory


 

 
 

Note: Names appear without punctuation and business titles are abbreviated.

            NEBRASKA STATE GAZETTEER AND BUSINESS DIRECTORY
Vol. XVI 
Business Directory for 1917 
POLK-McAvoy Directory Co., Omaha, Nebraska

BALLAGN.  Garfield county.  A po 25 miles n e of burwell onthe CB & Q RR the shipping and banking point.  Mail stage tri-weekly from Burwell.  Mrs Sarah J Ballagh, PM



BLAKE. Garfield county. A po 29 mi n of Burwell on the C B & Q R R the banking and shipping point.


BURWELL.  Pop 1.200.  Garfield county.  The county seat and an incorporated village at the junction of the North Loup and Calamus rivers and CB & Q RR 22 miles nw of Ord.  has Catholic, Christian, Congregational and Methodist churches, a public library, an opera house, 2 panks, 3 hotels, 2 grain elevators, flour and feed mills a creamery, an electric light plant and water works.  A weekly newspaper, the Tribune, is published.  Land sells at $10 to $125 an acre.  Ships grain, produce, alfalfa seed, and live stock.  Exp, Adams. Tel. WU. Leslie J Hummel, PM.



CARSON. Garfield county.  A discontinued p o 29 miles n of Burwell on the C B & Q R R the shipping and banking point.  Mail to Cedar which to see for names.


DEVERRE.  Garfield county.  A p o 18 miles n of Burwell on the C B & Q R R the shipping and banking point.  Mail stage tri-weekly from Burwell.  Jno C Rossenback P M.


DUMAS.  Garfield county.  A p o 20 miles no w of Erickson on the C B & Q R R the shipping point and 13 s of Chambers the banking point.  Mail stage tri-weekly from Chambers fare $1.50.  Emil Raes P M.


ERINA.  Garfield county.  A p o 22 miles n w of Ericson on the C B & Q R R the shipping and banking point.  Mail stage tri-weekly from Burwell, fare $1.  Ophelia Westover P M.


GABLES.  Garfield county. A p o 16 miles n w of Ericson on the C B & Q R R the baknking and shipping point.  Mail stage tri-weekly from Burwell Mark L Williams , P M.


KEYS.  Garfield county.  A discontinued p o 114 miles n e of Burwell on the C B & Q R R the shipping and banking point and  p o.


ROSEVALE.   Garfield county.  A p o 14 miles e of Burwell on the C B & Q R R the banking andd shipping point.


WILLOW SPRINGS, the county seat of Garfield county, is located in the southwestern part of the county, about four miles from Burwell, the present terminus of the Palmer and Burwell branch of the B. & M. R. R.




 
 



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