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

BALLAGH.  Garfield county.  A po 25 miles n e of Burwell on the 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 banks, 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 banking 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 and shipping point.




 
 



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