A Look Back in Time: Feb. 6, 1914

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper
on Feb. 6, 1914.


Secretary Steele of the Commercial Club has received a letter from a prominent rancher and landowner on Big Goose. The landowner says he will donate right-of-way across his property free to any company that will build an electric railroad from Sheridan up the Big Goose Valley to Absaraka Park.

Temperatures hit a new low in the city this morning. The mercury at 6 o'clock was 30 degrees below zero.

Beaver Hills Coal company has published notice of incorporation today. Incorporation papers are dated Jan. 13 of this year, and the terms of the company's existence are for 50 years, from Jan. 13, 1914, until Jan. 13, 1964. Company offices are at 10 North Main
Street. The agent in charge is Henry B. Austin.

Ranchester Lumber company has recently received a carload of Oregon's famous pine for all classes of building purposes.

For Sheridan Media, this is Pat Blair, with a look at Sheridan County on Feb. 6, 1914.

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