Caused by the railroads

Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Mar. 5, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Mar. 5, 1887., Source: The Mining Journal    Marquette, Mi.    March 5, 1887 Saturday  Caused by the Railroads  In addition to the general activity in business the merchants of the city report a heavy trade with the different contractors who are building the DSS and A. One firm, that of Watson and Palmer, recently sold over 400 pairs of blankets for the railroad camps, besides several hundred bed ticks. So much ticking was required that none was left in the city and the firm had to hurry an order for 2,500 yards of it to be prepared for it for further dem and s. They now make up the ticks and keep them on h and  in lots of 100 each. Other merchantile houses in the city are enjoying an equally heavy trade from the new road.
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Mar. 5, 1887, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1887-03-05