Nebraska State Gazetteer
Business Directory and Farmer list for 1890-1891Omaha: J. M. Wolfe & Co., Publishers, 509-510 Paxton Block, 1890
Entered according to Act of Congress in the year of 1890, by J. M. Wolfe & Co,
in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D. C.
Thedford is the county seat of Thomas county, and is situated about the center of the county, on the G. I. & W. C., a branch of the B. & M. R. R., and has a population of 400. Here may be found well represented business and occupations of all kinds. The country around is unequaled for agricultural purposes. The very best water is found at a depth of 20 to 30 feet. Its citizens are enterprising and united in everything in the way of public improvements. Their liberality in this respect is shown by a fine brick court house, costing $10,000 and good school house. Among the prominent features is the Thedford Bank, authorized capital, $25,000, a good hotel, lumber and coal yards, and two newspapers, Thomas county Veteran and the Thedford Tribune. The Methodists hold regular meetings in the school house.
Brown S M, harness. Cowles W W, postmaster, county judge and pub Thedford Tribune. Cutter E S, meat market. Dana & West, pub Thomas county Veteran. DeBrown John, hardware, lumber. Dill B F, prop Thedford House. Edmunds C H Dr, druggist. Evans John H, attorney-at-law. Evans R F, carpenter and justice. Farrell & Drew, genl mdse. Gilbert M C, barber. Grate Wm, sta, tel and ex agt. Harper W R, real estate. Joy J E, county clk. Layman J, plasterer. Layman M M Mrs, restaurant. Long Charles, clothing, etc. McCown R D, lumber and coal. McGinnis J S, atty. Mundy Wm, drugs. Russell Geo M, well borer. Scott J W, livery. Sigler Stephen, painter. Steele George, photographer Swingle W E, hardware. Thedford Bank, authorized capital $25,000, E W Rankin pres, J C Martin vice-pres, J M McMillan cashier. Thedford House, B F Dill prop. Thedford Tribune, W W Cowles pub. Thomas County Veteran, Dana & West pubs. Tuttle J H, watchmaker. Walters J P, county atty. West John, genl mdse. Wiles W R, blacksmith.Seneca, a small town on the B. & M. R. R. in Thomas county, in the Middle Loup valley, has a population of 100. It is a section station, and a round-house is located here. A school house costing $800 has lately been built. The newspaper is the Seneca News. The country around is well adapted to herding cattle.
Carney John W, justice. Heath F D, sta, tel & ex agt. Holmes J A, ed Weekly Seneca News. Mary George, county surveyor. Ong I C, hotel. Talbot Bros & Co, genl mdse. Talbot M, postmaster.Natick, a flag station on the B. & M. R. R., in the eastern part of Thomas county, eight miles from Thedford.
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