Milton Businesses in 1927

By Muriel Bristol (Transcriber) | September 27, 2020

The Milton business entries gathered from the Brookfield, Milton, Sanbornville, Wakefield, N.H., and Lebanon, Me., Directory, 1927. (The category headings are not original).


MILTON. Population, 1600. On Northern Division, B.&M. Railroad. Milton Mills is reached from Union, 4 miles. A live manufacturing and agricultural town. Twelve miles from Rochester and 20 Miles from Dover.


Automobile Garages

BANFILL, A.L. & SON (A.L. & W.N. Banfill), garage, filling station, Main, Milton.
KNIGHT, WILBUR C. (Sarah B.), garage, Main, M.
STEVENS, FRANK D. (Marguerite), garage, M.M.
TANNER BROS. (Charles E., George L., and S.C.), garage, Main, Milton.

Barbers

Burke, Charles L., garage, hairdresser, M.

Blacksmith

Clark, George A. (Jennie E.), blacksmith, Milton.

Candy

Brooks, John (Milton Candy Kitchen), Main, Milton.

Clergymen

Jeffries, Arthur (Martha E.), clergyman, Milton.

Clothing Dealers

McINTOSH, ROBERT A., clothing, shoes, Main, M.

Coal Dealer (See Wood Dealers)

PLUMMER, HAZEN (Grace F.), coal, Silver, Milton.

Contractors

ARCHIBALD, MOTT L., contractor, Milton Mills.

Druggists

Emerson, Eugene W., druggist, Milton Mills.
WILLEY, J. HERBERT (Grace F.), druggist, Main, Milton.

Dry Goods

AVERY & ROBERTS, dry goods, wood and lumber, Main, Milton.

Electric

Twin State Gas & Electric Co., Milton.

Engineers

Bryant, Harlan M., civil engineer, h. Milton.
JONES, I.W. & CO., consulting engineers, Main, M.
SPENCER, FRANK F. (Ramona W.), undertaker, civil engineer, Milton Mills.

Feed

DREW, SAMUEL E., grain, milk, Main, Milton.

Fiber Goods

KENNEBUNK MFG. CO., W.S. Lougee, Supt., mfrs. of fibre products, Charles, Milton.

Filling Stations

BANFILL, A.L. & SON (A.L. & W.N. Banfill), garage, filling station, Main, Milton.
CHASE, ADDIE H., store, filling station, Main, Milton.
Jordan, George E. (Sarah E.), filling sta., Milton.
Morrill, George W., filling station, Union R.D.
RINES, LAFAYETTE A., filling sta., Main, Milton.

General Stores

CHASE, ADDIE H., store, filling station, Main, Milton.
HORNE, JOHN E. (Gertrude C.), general store, M.M.
HUNT, JAMES G. (Emma F.), store, Union R.D.
Langley, Charles A. (Fannie A.), general store, M.M.
WILLEY, JOSEPH D. (Annie O.), general store, M.

Government Officials

BLAISDELL, SAMUEL G. (Flora R.), postmaster, Charles, Milton.
Chamberlain, Fred M., selectman, Milton.
Looney, Walter E., U.S. collector, Main, Milton.
PAGE, ROBERT (Ida S.), tax collector, Milton Mills.
Reynolds, Willis L. (Almira M.), sheriff, M. Mills.

Grocers

DOWNS, ANNETTE F., grocer, Main, Milton.
LORD, FRANK H., CO., Harriet A. Lord, Prop., grocer, variety, Main, Milton.
MILTON FRUIT CO., James Mitchell, Main, Milton.
PIKE, PHILLIP G. (Rosamond P.), market, M. Mills.

Hardware

BRAGG, P.W., hardware, Main, Milton.

Hotels

Bliss, Minnie L., boarding house, Main, Milton.
DOWNS, FRED (Ina), Traveller’s Rest, Main, Milton.
Ford, Abbie J., boarding house, Milton.
HODGDON, ELLSWORTH A. (Cora), hotel, Milton.
Lawton, Marie D., prop. Lawton Inn, Milton Mills.
MAPLE COTTAGE, A.L. Percy, Prop., Main, Milton.
PERCY, ARTHUR L. (Marion F.), prop, Maple Cottage, Main, Milton.

Hotels (Summer)

DORR, HERVEY W. (Catherine M.), Lake View Farm, summer boarders, Union R.D.

Ice Dealers

BOSTON ICE CO., H.L. Doble, supt., Main, Milton.
Porter-Milton Ice. Co., wholesale ice, Milton.

Insurance Agents

FINEGAN, HERBERT F. (Clara B.), insurance, Main, Milton.

Laundries

ELLIS, GEORGE W. (Ida M.), laundry, Union R.D.

Leather Board Manufacturers

MILTON LEATHER BOARD CO., Seth F. Dawson, Mgr., mfrs. leatherboard, Milton.
SPAULDING FIBRE CO., INC., leatherboard, N.R.

Lumber Dealers

AVERY & ROBERTS, dry goods, wood and lumber, Main, Milton.
Chamberlain, Moses G., lumber, Milton Mills.
PLUMMER, Joseph L., lumber, Union R.D.
ROBERTS, FRED B. (Mary J.), lumber, Main, M.

Physicians

Anderson, Dr. H.E., h. Milton Mills.
Hart, Malcolm A.H. (Estelle L.), physician, Milton.

Plumbers

HALL, FRED A. (Emily P.), plumber, Kimball, M.

Restaurants

Hendserson, C. Edward, lunch, Main, Milton.
Osterman, Elsye W., prop. Ragged Robin Tea Room, Union R.D.
Webber, Nellie B., Blue Bird Tea Room, Milton.

Sand and Gravel

Maine Sand & Gravel Co., C.W. Wilson, Milton.

Shoe Dealers

McINTOSH, ROBERT A., clothing, shoes, Main, M.

Teachers

Dickson, Marion I., teacher, Milton.
Glover, Charles, prin. grammar school, Milton.
Hayes, Helen F., teacher, Main, Milton.
Horne, Lorita A., teacher, Milton Mills.
McGregor, Ferne C., teacher, Farmington R.D.
Nutter, Evelyn R., teacher, h. Frank J. do. [Main, Milton].
Page, Norma M., teacher, h. Robert do., Milton Mills.
Reed, Ralph G. (Blanche), headmaster, Milton.
Snow, Helen G., teacher, Milton Mills.
Southwick, Ruth A., teacher, Church, Milton.
Williams, Laura H., teacher, Main, Milton.

Telephone and Telegraph

Jones, Edith E., agt. N.E.T.&T. Co., Main, Milton
Jones, Levi D. (Edith E.), telephone exchange, Main [Milton].

Textile Manufacturers

TOWNSEND, HENRY A., blanket mfg., Milton Mills.

Undertakers

Haines, Calvin S. (Cora H.), undertaker, Milton Mills.
SPENCER, FRANK F. (Ramona W.), undertaker, civil engineer, Milton Mills.

Variety Stores

LORD, FRANK H., CO., Harriet A. Lord, Prop., grocer, variety, Main, Milton.


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References:

Brookfield, NH. (1927). Brookfield, Milton, Sanbornville, Wakefield, N.H., and Lebanon, Me., directory, 1927. Published Candia NH: William E. Shaw

Author: Muriel Bristol

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