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Louis, Aug. 2, 1920. The Hoxic-Walnut Ridge
Compress Co., Walnut Ridge,
Ark., will purchase about $30,000 worth of equipment for Its plant. Source - Iron AgeWalnut Ridge
Central Pharmacy has had its interior remodeled and a prescription
booth built in the rear of the building. Source - Drug Trade 1922WALNUT RIDGE
Industrial Bureau of the local Chamber of Commerce Is perfecting plans
for the establishment of a leather-tanning plant. Source -
Chemical & metallurgical engineering 1922
830728 ANIĐES—Farrow fed April
28. 1918. In litter 10, raised—boars 4. sow.* 6. Bred by Joe Graham, Walnut Ridge.
Ark sold to Jno. R. Kizer. Pocahontas, Ark., November 15, 1919. K▄RE—Big Joe 223651 DAM—Queen of Arkansas
. Source - Duroc- Jersey Swine Record 1920
Hydro-electric & Manufacturing Co., of Imboden,
Ark., has applied for a license for a diversion dam, canal and power house in Spring River, near Imboden,
Ark., to develop 2,400 hp. for public-utility use. Source - Power 1922Decision: Petition granted to operate general taxicab business at Hoxie, Arkansas, and vicinity. 6 Case No. 857 Name of Petitioner: R. A. Young. Date of
Filing: June 27, 1930. Date of Hearing: December 19, 1930. Source Report 1923
Friday, September 28, 1883 : Arkansas Gazette
Ridge Businesses : Among the principal business houses we noticed the
firms of W.M. Cooper, grocer ; E. Kronem general merchandise; A. Hirsh,
groceries; J.A. Lindsay is the druggist of the town. He has two nice
drug stores and keeps both stocked well. Mrs. S.C. Dowell has charge of
the two places during Mr. Linsay's absence. Joe D, Hardine, family
grocer; A.W. Smith keeps a stock of drugs, groceries, confectioneries.
M. Rankiu groceries; Dr. Lawson who has an office at Hoxie part of the
time but makes his headquaters here, keeps a small stof of drugs and a
few barrels of "red-eye" which he prescribes to him patients. L. Lers
general merchant. A.C. Phelps & Bro. keep a nice assorted stock of
general merchandise glass and queensware.
carries a complete stock of family staples and fancy groceries. He is
one of the oldest business men in Walnut Ridge and commands a good cash
trade. J.D. Simpson has a tinshop here. Two good livery stables that
are well patronized. A good public school of seventy students is in
progress. M.P. B. Hill a genuine gentleman from Tennessee is the
principal. The Methodist and Presbyterians each have good houses of
worship, which are a credit to the town. H. Ardnt is a general
merchant.Two hotels compete the list.