Colorado Springs, Manitou and Colorado City

[Colorado,]

Directory!

Containing a Historical Sketch of Colorado Springs and Manitou, and Alphabetical List of
Citizens, a Classified Business Directory, List of Officers of the United
States, State, County and Municipal Governments; Churches,
Schools, Fire Department, Societies, etc., etc.

1879-80

Source Information: Colorado Springs, Manitou and Colorado City [Colorado,] Directory! 1879-80 (Colorado Springs: W. H. H. Raper & Co., 1879). Original in the Archives of the Old Colorado City Historical Society, Colorado Springs, Colorado. ____________________________________________________________Page 19

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OFFICIALS OF EL PASO COUNTY.

County Judge--E. A. Colburn, R.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
County Treasurer--B. F. Crowell
, R.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
Sheriff--Peter Becker, Democrat; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
County Clerk--Irving Howbert, R.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
County Assessor--Edwin J. Eaton, R.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
Supt. of Schools--James Corry, D.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
Coroner--George H. Stewart, R.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
County Com'r--J. C. Woodbury, chm., R.; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '80.
County Com'r--Matt France, Republican; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '81.
County Com'r--C. R. Husted, Republican; term expires 2d Tues. Jan. '82.

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OFFICIALS

OF THE

TOWN OF COLORADO CITY.

Trustees--Andrew Everhart, Marshal Swisher, I. C. Andrews, R. Quinby, R. Smith.
Clerk--James D. Faulkner.
Justice of the Peace--James Roberts.
Constable--Frank Smith.

PUBLIC SCHOOL.

Public school situate n w cor of Colorado ave and E street. Principal, Rev. James Easterly. Trustees--R. Quinby, president; James D. Faulkner, treasurer; A. Z. Sheldon, secretary.

METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.

M. E. church, n side Colorado avenue. Pulpit supplied by Rev. James Easterly and by pastor of Colorado Springs.
Officers of Sabbath school--Superintendent, Rev. James Easterly; Assistant Superintendent, James Templeton; Secretary, Robert Finley; Treasurer, Mary Corman; Librarian, Eddie Brown.

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COLORADO CITY DIRECTORY.

1879-80

Abbey, Aaron J., freighter, w side Lincoln, w of West Third st.
Ash, -----, freighter, w side Lincoln, e of East First st.
Auchinvole, C. J., livery and feed stable, Nos. 27 and 28 Colorado ave, bds St. James Hotel.

Bainter, A. Lincoln, freighter, n e cor Washington and West First sts.
Bainter, E., freighter, n e cor Washington and West First sts.
Bainter, Geo. W., freighter, n e cor Washington and West First sts.
Bess, A. J., teamster, n w cor Colorado ave and West First st.
Bruner, Mrs. Mary, s e cor Lincoln and West Fourth sts.
Burbank, Charles, laborer, bds s side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.

Cawthon, Samuel H., freighter, w side Lincoln, w of West Third st.
Chrisope, Martin, freighter, s w cor Colorado ave and West Second st.
Clifford, John M., freighter, n e cor Lincoln and West Fourth sts.
Coby, Henry, saloon, n side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.
Coombs, Silas W., teamster, s side Washington, e of West st.
Crawford, George W., teamster, n w cor Colorado ave and West First st.
Crist, -----, stock grower, n side Washington, w of West st.
Cross, Frank, freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West First st.

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Daniels, Henry, freighter, s side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.
Daniels, John, blacksmith, s side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.
Dillon, P. O., farmer, bds St. James Hotel.
Donnelly, Robert, miner, s side Washington, w of West st.
Drake, Martin, n w cor Lincoln and East First sts.

Easterly, Rev. James, principal school, n side Lincoln, w of East st.
England, John, night fireman, Plaster of Paris mill, bds s e cor Washington and East sts.
England, Joseph, brickmoulder, s w cor Washington and West Second sts.
Everhart, Andrew, farmer, n e cor Colorado ave and West st.
Everhart, George, s e cor Colorado ave and East st.
Everhart, Oscar, n e cor Colorado ave and West st.

FAULKNER, J. D., postmaster and merchant, n e cor Colorado ave and West Second st.
Flanagan, Frank, (Flanagan & King), res n side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.
Flanagan & King, (Frank Flanagan and John A. King), feed and flour, n side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.
Fountain mills, Fountain creek.
Frazer, Eli, freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West First st.
Friskey, Charles, freighter, s side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.
Fussell, John O., freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.

Granger, Rachael, domestic, n e cor Lincoln and East sts.
Green, Alfred, propr of The Hotel, s w cor Colorado ave and West Third st.

Harris, Wm. S., teamster, n w cor Lincoln and West Third sts.
Hayden, F. B., charcoal burner, s side Washington w of West Second st.
Hess, John F., freighter, n w cor Lincoln and West Fourth sts.
Huston, Wm. B., freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West First st.

Ingles, John C., freighter, s side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.
Ingraham, O.F., attorney at law, s side Washington, e of West st.

Johnson, Bruce, miller, s side Washington, w of West st.
Johnson, Edward, miller, s side Washington, w of West st.
Johnson, Wm., propr Fountain mills, res s side Washington, w of West st.

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Keables, Albert E., gardener, s e cor Colorado ave and West Second st.
Kendall, Aaron, laborer, s e cor Washington and West Third sts.
King, Frank, emp and res Brewery.
King, John A., (Flanagan & King), res n side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.

Leas, Geo. W., miner, s e cor Colorado ave and West Second st.
Lieser, Christian, freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West First st.
Love, Wm., stock grower, n w cor Colorado ave and West First st.

Mackey, Wm. H., freighter, bds s e cor Colorado ave and West Fourth st.
Malone, J. R., cooper, s e cor Lincoln and West Fourth sts.
Mason, John D., freighter, s e cor Colorado ave and West First st.
Mason, Mrs. Mary, s e cor Colorado ave and West First st.
Miller, Earle, propr St. James Hotel, n e cor Colorado ave and West First st.
Moore, John, freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.

Patterson, Samuel, miner, bds St. James Hotel

QUINBY, RODNEY, wool grower, n e cor Lincoln and East sts.

Rhea, Milton, laborer, bds n w cor Colorado ave and West First sts.
Roberts, E. W., miner, st.[sic] James Hotel
Roberts, Geo. W., freighter, s e cor Colorao ave and West Fourth st.
Roberts, James, Justice of the Peace, St. James Hotel.
Roberts, S. H., miner, s e cor Colorado ave and West Fourth st.
Rogers, -----, stock grower, n side Washington, w of West st.

Sager, Albert, freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.
Sager, Mrs. Almeda, n side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.
Sanborn, C. E., freighter, n side Colorado ave, w of West st.
Shryer, John W., freighter, n side Lincoln, w of Third West [sic] st.
Sinclair, James H., gent, n side Colorado ave, e of West st.
Snider, Z. P., brick moulder, n e cor Lincoln and West Fourth sts.
Smart, F. M., teamster, s e cor Washington and West sts.
Smith, Caleb, teamster, n w cor Washington and East sts.
Smith, F., constable, n side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.
Smith, Renssellaer, miner, n side Lincoln, e of West st.
Starr, James, freighter, s side Colorado ave, e of West st.
SPECK, MARTIN, dry goods and groceries, n side Colorado ave, w of West First st, res s side Colorado ave, w of First st.

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Stockbridge & Elwell, Colorado City brewery.
Stockbridge, Clement, foreman brewery, res brewery.
Swank, Hiram J., bds s side Washington, w of West Second st.
Swisher, Marshal, liverman, n w cor Lincoln and East sts.

Templeton, H., farmer, s e cor Washington and West Second sts.
Templeton, W. E., freighter, s e cor Washington and West Second sts.
Thompson, A. M., freighter and miner, n w cor Colorado ave and West Third st.
Thompson, Fred, emp Plaster of Paris mill, bds n w cor Washington and East sts.
Thompson, George, laborer, n e cor Lincoln and East sts.
Thompson, James T., miner, n w cor Colorado ave and West Third st.
Trancier, -----, teamster, e side West Third st, n of Colorado ave.
Turner, Marion, freighter, s side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.
Turner, Mrs. Nora, dressmaker, s side Colorado ave, w of West Second st.

Waggoner, Russell, gardener, s side Washington, w of West st.
Watson, Oscar, emp Brewery, res s w cor Washington and West First sts.
Whelchell, C. P., teamster, s side Washington, e of West st.
Wiggins, Fred, emp Brewery, res n e cor Colorado ave and West Third st.

Yarberry, Miss Harriett, n side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.
Yarberry, M. M., foreman Plaster of Paris mill, res s w cor Washington and East sts.
Yarberry, Mrs. Sarah, n side Colorado ave, w of West Third st.

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