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Mt. Pleasant City Directory, January 1941
Numerical Street Guide

 
Transcribed by Pat Ryan White
[Transcriber’s note: This is not a complete listing of the 1941 Directory, but only the occupants of the 
businesses/residences around the Square & the adjacent streets.]

 

JEFFERSON STREET NORTH
 From N W corner of Square extending North

101 H T Waugh Druggist
101 ½ Agric Adjst Adm [ofc]
103-111 Hoaglin’s Inc
116 Mt Plsnt bowling Alley
116 ½ Wm Barr
118-120 VACANT
119 O’Connor Food Mkt
121 Rukgaber Hdw
121 ½ Mrs. Carrie Traxler
122 Max Long Produce
122 ½ Mrs. Bertha M Goe
124-128 McCormick Deering St
125 The Model Barber Shop
       The Model Beauty Shop
125 ½ Miss Laura Lamb
127 Anderson Jack Sprat St
129 Livix Bros
135 E G Burket Hdw
135 ½ J. L Ernst
137-139 R K Crane Furntr & Undertaker
141 ½ C E Tonkinson
142 Harlan Hotel
       Harlan Hotel Din room
       Kiwanis club
143 Shannon The Dry Cleanr
143 ½ Glenn W Shannon
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200 U S Post Office
       Hnry Co Farm Bu dwnsta
201 Geo Drewer
203 Miss Faye j Snyder
204 Chrisian Scinece Society
205 L A Garrels
206 Venoch Anderson
207 H E Elgar
209 Glenn Nihart
211 Geo Luberger


JEFFERSON STREET SOUTH
Running North & South on West Side of Square from West Monroe Street extending South

101 Henry Co Saving Bank
105 Ben Franklin Store
105 ½ Robt Bain
115 Potter Drug Co
115 ½ Miss Edna V Morrison
117 Rite Price Mtk
119 Roederers Bakery
125 Kennedy’s Dairy
125 ½ Jas S Brown
127 W E Shepp Grocery
129 West Side Barber Shop
129 ½ Jim Ford
135 West Side Café
135 ½ Carl Stith
137 Westrn Auto Assoc Store
137 ½ VACANT
147 Loper Grocery
149 Loper Variety Store
149 ½ Geo Loper
       Mrs Mildred Manke 3 flr
151 C E Mathers Plumbing
151 ½ C E Mathers
153 Buzz’s Place
153 ½ Boy Scout Troop No 28
~~~
201 Storage Rooms
203 L V Case Memorials
204 Roy Swailes Garage
       Roy Swailes
205 Mrs B E Cone
206 Green Apts
       Maurice Green
207 John P Linch
208 Bert Begolty
209 Mrs C H Lein
210 Mrs. Fanny Rouse
211 T L White
213 J N Hileman
~~~
 
MAIN STREET NORTH
Dividing street between East & West at N E corner of Square extending North

100 J H Jericho & Co
100a Zink News Stand
102 Brazelton Hotel
       Burlington Trailways Dep
       Rotary Club
104 Brazelton Beauty Shop
       Brazelton Barber Shop
105 Western Union Tele Co
105 ½ Peggy’s Beauty Salon
105 [downstairs Sunderlin
       Printing Co
107 Palace Barber Shop
       Sickels Laundry Agency
107 ½ S S Case
108 Brazelton Coffee Shop
109 The Vogue Beauty Shop
109 ½ Pitcher Apts
110 Nifti Thrift Gro & Mkt
110 ½ Boy Scout Troop No 27
112 Fankhauser Dairy
113 Temple Café
114 Mt Pleasant Cleaners
114 ½ Luther Crenshaw
       Mrs Ida Fritz Dressmaker
       Marcus Smith
       J S Hanaphy
       Hummell Tailor Shop
115 Temple Theatre
115 [South Wing]
       Wolf’s Men’s Shop
115 [North Wing]
       Mills Shoe Hospital
115 ½ Masonic Temple
116 E Lines & Co Jewelers
117 Ia Southern Utilities Co
117 ½ Dr J W Laird [ofc]
119 C Herbert Dyall Studio
119 ½ T R Taylor
       S A Williams
       Nick Lendarkis
121 Wittmer Service
122 Ely’s Grocery
125 First Presbyterian Chrch
126 Vorhies & Foss
128 Star Cleaner
128 ½ Mrs Julia Tackenberg
       Ed Virden
132 R Brown & Co Mkt
136 Ins Plan Savings & Loan
136 ½ Mrs. Meta Virden
138 Bennetts Gro & Mkt
138 ½ Fred Begolty
146 Lauser’s Wallpaper Paint
146 ½ Dale Smith
148 Crowl’s Café
~~~
201 First Baptist Church
202 Mt Pl Public Library
203 Mt Pl Telephone Co
204 Will Dyall Studio Place
       Will Dyall
205 Sam Demma
206 Katherine’s Beauty Shop
       John Hancock Mutual Ins
       G H Lindsay
207 VACANT
208 John Lawson Plmb Heat
208 ½ John Lawson
209 Floyd A Nelson
210 Conover’s Gro
210 ½ I D Conover
212 Hallowell Impl Co
G A Hallowell Ins agcy
G A Hallowell J of P
       Lloyd Byrum
212 ½ J M Taylor
215 Cookes Funeral Home
       D L Cookes
~~~
MAIN STREET SOUTH
Running North & South on East Side of Square from N E corner of Square extending South

100 Polly Café
100 ½ Byron D Hartley MD
       C O Jerrel Dentist ofc
102-104 National Tea Store
104 ½ V D Morris Opt [ofc]
       J H Garretson Ost [ofc]
       L F Pouch
106 B & H Café
106 ½ Harold F McLeran
       County Attorney [ofc]
108 Geo E Crane Hdw
110-112 Benteco Food Store
110 ½ WPA [ofc]
       W H Bainter Atty [ofc]
       Wilbur S Benham
       F R Miller
114-116 J C Penney Co
118 Mt Pl Fruit Supply
       Heitemier Mkt
118 ½ Leo V Collins Atty [ofc]
       Modern Woodmn Amrica
120 W H Jericho Jeweler
120 ½ J V Gray Atty [ofc]
122 J M Burd Shoe Co
122 ½ Chambr of Commrce
       Burd Shoe Repair Shop
124-128 Brown Lynch Scott
128 ½ Magic Mirror Bty Shop
       Herman E Elgar atty
       Louisa Apts
130 Galer & Galer Attys [ ofc]
130 ½ F S Finley atty [ofc]
       Jas T Gillis Ins Real Es
~~~
203 Mrs Harriett Ott
209 W H Jericho
~~~
MONROE STREET EAST
From N E corner of Square extending East

102 Yorkshire Cream Station
102 ½ Pearl P Nicholson
103 Henry Co Surplus Com
104 Hamburger Inn
105 S E Ia Co Op Elec Assn
106 Nebsitt Elec Co
108 Henry Co Hatchery
       Taxi Service
109 Colonial Apts
110-112 Shellabarger Imp Co
       Shellabarger Locker Ser
111 F C Ackerman Co
114 Frscoln-Smith Motor Co
115 Colonial Theatre
120 Smith Produce
~~~
200-204 Glanzman’s Stan Ser
201 E E Taft & Son
203 Taft Hardware
205 Van Trump & Sater
206 McCullough Transfer
       Burlington Tran Co Dock
207 Glanzman Feed Store
210 Tonkinson Auto Parts
211 Dr C E Hunt [ofc res]
212 Manley G Frazer blksmth
215 Universal Motors Co
       Ford Garage
216 VACANT
218 Manly G Frazer
219 R A Steffensmeier
~~~
MONROE STREET WEST
Dividing street between North & South running East & West on North side of Square from Main Street to the West

101-105 Spurgeons Merc Co
103 ½ McCoid & McCoid Atys
       Thorson Tailoring
       J Stewart Jackson MD
       Ruth B Jackson physiost
       Art Wolf [3rd flr]
       Garl Thornburgh [3 flr]
       Miss Claire Fitzpatrick
105 ½ Geo W Sutton Oseto
       Dr M W Munger dentist
107 F B Crane & Son Jewlrs
109 Gamble Store
111 Lamm’s Barber Shop
111 ½ Dr H T Traut dentist
       Dr S W Huston [ofc]
       Dr F W Edwards dentist
       Dr J T McConnaughey ofc
       Mrs Maye Sedgwick
       Mrs Marjorie Long
       Mrs Lucy Jones
       Miss Ella White
111 ½ [3rd flr] IOOF Rooms
117 VACANT
119 Brau Pharmacy
125 Princess Café
127 VACANT
127 ½ Dr Geo D Ross [ofc]
129 Lamm’s Shoe Store
129 ½ Dr W S Lessenger of res
131 Panther & O’Connor Clo
131 ½ Vivian’s Tailor Shop
133 John A Lauger Clothier
135 Central Sts Mu Ins Ass’n
       Henry Co Mu Ins Ass’n
       O T Wilson Ins Agncy
135 ½ Dr W A Sternberg [of]
       Kenneth W Nelson [of]
       Dr H T Dickson [of]
       Dr F V Coles [of]
       Noel’s Photo-Art Studio
       Athenian Club [3rd flr]
~~~
201 [3rd flr] Archery Club
204 F M Richard Shoe Repair
       F M Richard [res]
204 ½ American Legion Hall
205 207 Mt Pleasant News
       Mt Pleasant Free Press
206 Crowl’s Cleaners
208 Cash Feed & Grocery
212 Ed Miller
214 Pero Appliance Elec
       Nelson Pero
215 Fleenor Pontiac Co
219 Mrs Catherine McLeran
       Mrs Maude Ellison
220 Mt Pleasant City Hall
221 McLeran Music Store
223 Mt Pl Produc Credit Assn
225 Natil Farm Loan Assn
~~~
WASHINGTON STREET EAST
From S E corner of Square extending East

103 Co-Ed Beauty Salon
105 American Barber Shop
       Lab Radio Service
105 ½ Hobbie Realty Co
109 Van Allen & Van Allen
110 Henry Co Courthouse
111 Van’s Lunch Box
115 Donald Shell Service
~~~
200 T O Thorson
201-203 Eland’s Mobilgas Ser
202 St Michaels Episcpl Ch
205 Ray Ely
207 Henry Co Supply
208 Clarence Smith
209 Morrow Conoco Service
~~~
WASHINGTON STREET WEST
Running East & West on South Side of Square from Main Street extending West

100-104 Shively’s Stand Serv
106-108 A & P Self Serv Store
112-114 Holland Bowling Alley
112 ½ Fleenor Apts
       Dr B B Gloeckler [ofc]
       Clifford M Vance atty
       Garretson Prop Mangmnt
       & Business Service
       Mt Pl Retail Credit Bu
116 Furniture Mart
116 ½ P J Hurley & Son
       Arthur Spraker
118 Caldwell Bros Tire Batry
120 Libby’s Café
120 ½ Richard Satterlee
122 Patterson Bros
       Mt Pl Typwrtr Excng
124-130 Hileman Sinclair Ser
~~~
200 Mt Pl Oil Co Super Ser
204 Nihart Motor Co
205-209 Jerrel Tire Batry Shop
206-210 VACANT
211-213 J Lubelchek Motor Co
212-218 Eppers Motor Co
215 Modern Crystal Laundry
220-224 Coryell Service Sta
~~~
300 Sprott D-X Ser Sta
301 Nicholson-Edwards Texaco
303 Miss Margaret Harmison
304 Frank S Howe
309 Homestead Hotel
310 Mrs Emma Beezley
~~~

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