Monday, September 23, 2013

Sumner 1911

In 1911   Sumner had
  • 2 banks
  • 3 hardware stores
  • 2 blacksmith shops
  • 3 harness repair and retail shops
  • 3 poultry houses
  • 2 mills
  • 1 Rexall stores
  • 3 general stores
  • 1 furniture and embalming store
  • 1 pressing parlor
  • 1 meat market
  • 1 bakery
  • 1  ice cream factory
  • 1 lumber yard
  • 2 plumbing stores
  • 1 concrete works
  • 1 implement warehouse
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 hotel
  • 1 veterinarian
  • 1  doctor
  • 1 barber shop
  • 2 livery stables
  • 1 grain, coal and seed business and 
  • 1423 people living within the city