1910-1911 Business Directory

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1910-1911 Idaho State Business Directory
The Gazetteer Publishing Company

A new postoffice in Canyon county. Growing into a nice town. Population 90.
Bowers, H. E.Carpenter and Builder
Davis, FrankPainter
Fruitland Drug CompanyL. E. Griffith, Proprietor
Fruitland Meat Market 
Fruitland State BankC. H. Sargent, President
J. O. Scritchfield, Cashier
Johnson & SonGeneral Merchandise
Methodist Episcopal ChurchC. T. Day, Pastor
Mikkey Lumber CompanyLumber and Coal
Silkett, P. E.Carpenter, Notary Public and Justice Peace
Smith, G. L.Livery
Smith, M. A.Blacksmith
Stegner, E. A.Postmaster
Stegner & SilkettGeneral Merchandise
Zellar, F. J.Station Agent & Confectionery
New Plymouth
A prosperous and growing town in Canyon county, the present terminus fo the Payette Valley Ry., which will be completed to Emmett by October 1st, 13 miles southeast of Payette and 30 miles northwest of Caldwell. Farming and fruit raising are the industries of teh Payette valley, and New Plymouth is its heart. Abundance of water for irrigation, with an unusually productive soil. Good schools and churches, electric lights and water works. The business men are wide awake and enterprising, making this a most desirable place to live. Population 400.
Ackerman, B. F.Manager, Plymouth Furniture Company
Ackerman, G. A.see New Plymouth Commercial Club
Ackerman & HaniganGeneral Merchandise
Baptist ChurchRev C. H. Plom, Pastor
Bartlett, J. C.Physician
Blayden, George
(Cox & Blayden)
Notary, City Clerk
Catholic ChurchRev L. S. Godschalx, Pastor
Chasteen, J. F.Harness and Saddlery
Congregational ChurchRev T. H. Gilbert, Pastor
Cox, E. E.
(Cox & Blayden)
Barber and Justice Peace
Cox & Blayden
(E. E. Cox and Geo Blayden)
Real Estate, Loans and Insurance
Creasey, J. F.General Merchandise
Day, E. P.Real Estate, Loans and Collections
Day BrosReal Estate
Drysdale, W. T.Physician
Fairman, FredStation Agent
Farmers State BankJ. H. Hanigan, President
M. F. Albert, Vice-President
C. S. French, Cashier
Fox, C. H.Blacksmith
French, C. S.Cashier, Farmers State Bank
French, T. D.Photographer
Gray, Mrs J. H.Milliner
Hanigan, J. H.President, Farmers State Bank
Hilton, IsaacVeterinary Surgeon
Hinchliff, W. S.Cheese Factory
Independent Telephone CompanyMiss Marie Ackerman, Manager
La Crone, J. F.Proprietor, Plymouth Meat Market
McCullough, E. W.Livery
Meyer, A.President, Plymouth Hardware & Lumber Company
Meyer, E. F.Vice-President, Plymouth Hardware & Lumber Company
Meyer, K. B.Secretary-Teasurer, Plymouth Hardware & Lumber Company
Morris, M. M.General Merchandise
New Plymouth Commercial ClubG. A. Ackerman, Secretary
New Plymouth HotelC. Nichols, Proprietor
New Plymouth Sentinel (w)Wm Plughoff, Editor & Publisher
Orell, LouisBarber
Payette Valley Orchard CompanyBernard Eastman, President
F. E. Seeley, Secretary
Phetteplace, Mrs MaryRestaurant
Pioneer Opera HouseC. S. French, Manager
Plughoff, WmEditor and Publisher, New Plymouth Sentinel
Plymouth Furniture CompanyB. F. Ackerman, Manager
Furniture, Carpets, Rugs and Queensware
Plymouth Hardware & Lumber Company (Ltd)A Meyer, President
E. F. Meyer, Vice-President
K. B. Meyer, Secretary-Treasurer
Hardware, Agricultural Implements, Plumbers
Plymouth Meat MarketJ. F. La Crone, Proprietor
Ringer, FredWell Driller and Hay Baler
Smock, P. M.Attorney-At-Law
Stevens, F. S.Shoes, Postmaster
Strong, C. A.Prin School
Swatman, B. F.Drugs
Wachter, A. W.President, Wachter Lumber Company (Ltd)
Wachter, LouisManager, Wachter Lumber Company (Ltd)
Wachter Lumber Company (Ltd)A. W. Wachter, President
Louis Wachter, Manager
Young, Ben F.Billiards and Pool
The city of Payette is located at the confluence of the Payette and Snake rivers and junction of the Oregon Short Line and Payette Valley Railroads, in Canyon county, southwestern Idaho, and is the flourishing center fo one of the most extensive and productive fruit sections of the West.

Payette has a population of about 4,000 with up-to-date public schools, twelve or more churches, pipe line gravity irrigation and municipal water and sewerage systems, two national banks, with deposits aggregating nearly a million dollars; large mercantile institutions, extensive fruit packing houses, a cannery, creamery and evaporator, with an ideal climate, at an elevation of 2,147 feet above sea level.

The fertile Payette valley is one of the most natural fruit sections in the great Northwest, is the home of the far-famed Jonathan apple and the largest fruit shipping point in the state.
Agricultural Insurance CompanyD. C. Chase, Agent
Albert, M. F.Cashier, First National Bank
Alden, JohnCement Building Blocks
Anderson, Equals & CompanyDry Goods and Clothing
Avey, O. H.Physician
President, Payette National Bank
Baer, Mrs JoelButter Manufacturer
Banks, J. R.Livery
Bates StudioJ. E. Bates, Proprietor
Bell, H. M.Groceries
Bowers, EdDray Line
Bowman & SonsReal Estate
Brainard, C. E.District Agent, US Fidelity & Guaranty Company
Brown, P. H.see Payette Land & Improvement Company
Brown, T. J.Editor, Payette Enterprise
Burns, J. B.Dentist
Button, Chas A.Architect
Callen, C. F.Real Estate
Campbell, F. M.Physician
Canyon Commercial CompanyJ. E. Roberts, Manager
General Merchandise
Carlton, W. C.Blacksmith
Carreau, CharlesRestaurant
Carver, J. E.Local Manager, Rocky Mt Bell Telephone Company
Catron, H. B.Osteopath
Chaney & SellersPlumbers
Chase, D. C.Real Estate and Insurance
Christian ChurchRev D. C. Peters, Pastor
Church of GodElder W. T. Turpin, Paster
City Bottling WorksW. R. Higinbotham, Proprietor
Commercial Cream Company 
Commercial HotelRans & Lucraft, Proprietors
Compton, C. B.Drugs
Compton, Mrs C. B.Milliner
Concordia ClubH. D. Fricke, Manager
Conover, A. W.Furniture and Hardware
Coughanour, W. A.Lumber and Ranching
Crouch, J. E.Physician
Currin & Son R. Y.Livery
Day & ShoesmithHardware and Furniture
Downs, M. B.Harness
Driscoll, Chas W.Cigar Manufacturer
Driscoll, TimJustice Peace
Edison TheatreJ. C. Chapin, Proprietor
Edwards, H. A.Blacksmith
Enterprise Meat CompanyG. Stroub, Proprietor
Feldscher, HenryMarshal
Fifer, D.Confectioner and Ice Cream Manufacturer
Fireman's Fund Insurance CompanyD. C. Chase Agent
First National BankA. B. Moss, President
Peter Pence, Vice-President
M. F. Albert, Cashier
Fitch, Donovan & StouferProprietors, Payette Land Company
Friends Church (Dunkard)Rev S. J. Keneff in charge
Fruitland Townsite CompanyA. Zeller, President
E. C. S. Brainard, Secretary
Gehrs, J. A.Sheet Metal Works
Giesler, BrothersGeneral Merchandise
Gilmore HotelMrs Kate Hunter, Proprietor
Gordon & KaeserPool Hall
Gorham Mercantile CompanyA. L. & S. A. Gorham and Albert Mohler, Proprietors
General Merchandise
Grimes, C. O.Jeweler
Gruno & ClarkBarbers
Hambly & PetersonReal Estate
Hamilton, W. R.Physician
Harader, J. A.Secretary, Payette Valley Commercial Club
Harris, Mrs N. E.Proprietor, Vogue Millinery
Haynes, R. E.Attorney-At-Law
Notary Public
Hedrick, J. W.Proprietor, Idaho Dye Works
Henshaw, John L.Marshal
Higby, Al C.Stationery and Cigars
Hotel PayetteFrederick W. VonFalkenstein, Proprietor
Hutchinson, Holt & VealBarbers
Idaho-Oregon Light & Power CompanyWood & Orr, Managers
Idaho Canning CompanyL. V. Patch, Secretary
Idaho Dye WorksJ. W. Hedrick, Proprietor
Dyeing, Cleaning and Pressing
Idaho Real Estate AgencyD. C. Chase, Manager
Jacobsen, A. M.Dentist
Jacobson & Moore, Blacksmiths
Jensen, H. C.Blacksmith
Johnson, G. F.Station Agent
Johnson, J. M.Carpenter
Johnson & LawrenceReal Estate
Keen, G. E.Registered Optometrist
Keith & Son E. C.Clothing
Kenward, Ira W.Attorney-At-Law and Notary Public
Kimmell, T. A.Physician
Kirk, Will T.Editor and Publisher, Payette Independent
Langhausen, Miss CatherineMilliner
Lattig, C. P.Surveyor and City Engineer
Lauer, J. A.City Treasurer
Lauer & Bro J. A.Vehicles and Farm Implements
Levers, I. C.Transfer
Levers, S.Coal
Lower Payette Ditch CompanyW. A. Coughanour, President
Luther, M. O.City Clerk
Lyon, F. H.City Attorney
Lyon & LyonAttorneys-At-Law
McDonald & SmithGrocers
Mays Ad Sign CompanyE. O. Mays, Manager
Methodist Church (First)Rev G. G. Haley, Pastor
Moore, G. W.Carpenter
Morley, James W.General Secretary, Young Men's Christian Association
Moss, A. B.President, First National Bank
Moss, E. A.Barber
Moss Mercantile CompanyC. H. Bussey, Secretary
General Merchandise
Murphy, JasPhysician
Never-Leak Pen CompanyA. J. Scrithfield, General Manager
New Plymouth Land & Colonization CompanyC. E. Brainard, President
E. C. S. Brainard, Secretary
Norwich Union Insurance CompanyD. C. Chase, Agent
O'Neill, W. R.Manager, Payette Valley Vinegar Company
Paine, S. E.Proprietor, Star Bakery
Palatine Insurance CompanyD. C. Chase, Agent
Patch, L. V.see Idaho Canning Company
Payette Commission CompanyF. Crighton, Manager
Payette Enterprise (w)Wells & Brown, Owners
T. J. Brown, Editor
Payette Fruit Packing CompanyH. E. Smith Manager
Payette Independent (w)Will T. Kirk, Editor and Publisher
Payette Irrigation CompanyD. C. Chase, Secretary
Payette Land CompanyFitch, Donovan & Stoufer, Proprietors
Payette Land & Improvement Company (Ltd)P. H. Brown, Secretary
Real Estate and Insurance
Business Opportunities
Payette National BankO. H. Avey, President
W. S. Brundage, Vice-President
A. P. Scritchfield, Cashier
Payette Real Estate Dealers AssociationJ. A. Harader, Secretary
Payette River Lumber Company 
Payette Saddlery CompanyUrenn & Hulley, Proprietors
Payette Steam LaundryGeo C. Sothman, Proprietor
Payette Timber & Milling CompanyC. E. Brainard, President
C. C. Shay, Secreatry and Treasurer
Payette Valley Commercial ClubJ. A. Harader, Secretary
Payette Valley Land & Orchard CompanyO. H. Avey, President
A. P. Scritchfield, Secretary
Payette Valley Melon Growers AssociationA. E. Wood, Manager
Payette Valley Railroad CompanyC. W. Nibley, President
H. E. Dunn, Vice-Presient and General Manager
Payette Valley Real Estate AgencyA. E. Wood, Manager
Payette Valley Vinegar CompanyW. R. O'Neill, Manager
Manufactures Cider Vinegar, Pickles, Ketchups, Jellies and Preserves
Peterson, P. G.Shoemaker
Polly, P. W.Osteopath
Portland Wood Pipe CompanyD. C. Chase, Agent
Pratt Auto CompanyC. E. Pratt, Manager
Presbyterian Church (First)Rev G. H. Turner, Pastor
Prestel, H. H.Veterinary Surgeon
Prestel & Sons J. W.Lumber
Rezac, GeoDrugs
Riebeling, M. G.Attorney-At-Law and Notary Public
Real Estate and Loans
Roberts, J. E.Manager, Canyon Commercial Company
Russell Department StoreDry Goods
Salisbury & Company E. R.Men's Furnishings
Satoris, F. M.Shoes and Harness
Scritchfield, A. P.Cashier Payette National Bank
Seawell, J. L.Attorney-At-Law, Police Judge, Notary
Shelton, McGinitie & FussMeat Market
Sothman, Geo C.Proprietor, Payette Steam Laundry
Star BakeryS. E. Paine, Proprietor
Strother, W. F.Jeweler and Optician
Stroub, G.Proprietor, Enterprise Meat Company
Studebaker Mfg CompanyVehicles
Sturdevant, W. C.Civil Engineer
Sur, John W.Shoes
Swank, J. W.Blacksmith
Swanson, J. M.Auctioneer
Thacker & TracyReal Estate
Thomas, W. H.President and General Manager, T & K Milling Company
Thurston, J. S.Drugs
T & K Milling Company (Ltd)W. H. Thomas, President and General Manager
Flouring Mill, Grain and Feed
Turner, J. E.Superintendent Schools
Urenn & HulleyProprietors, Payette Saddlery Company
Venable, BurtPostmaster
Vogue, MillineryMrs N. D. Harris, Proprietor
VonFalkenstein, Frederick W.Proprietor Hotel Payette
Weider, J. H.Manager, Independent Telephone Company
Wells & BrownOwners Payette Enterprise
Wells & MauleReal Estate
Westchester Fire Insurance CompanyD. C. Chase, Agent
Wood & SpauldingFurniture and Hardware
Woodward, I. R. and J. C.Physicians
Proprietors, Woodward Hospital
Wright & CoblentzLumber Company
Wright & SwansonBuilding and Loans
Wright-Wilkie Lumber CompanyA. D. Looney, Secretary and General Manager
Young Men's Christian AssnJas W. Morley, General Secretary

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