Butler, Day Co., SD - 1916 Business Directory



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Pop 200. Day County. A village on the C M & St P Ry 14 miles s w of Webster the county seat. Has Methodist, German Evangelical and German Lutheran churches, 2 banks, a hotel and 3 grain elevators. Exp W F Co. Tel W U. H C Sherin P M.


Last Name               First Name Business

Ash                     C. H.      pres, Farmers State Bank

Ashbaugh                S. T.      r r, exp and tel agt

Bagley Elevator Co.     Geo. C.

Barry                   J. L.      farm impts

Bjerke                  N. E.      cashr, State Bank

Butler                  Geo. W.    hotel

Butler Mercantile Co.              gen store

Butler Telephone Co.

Empire Elevator Co.

Farmers Elevator Co.

Farmers State Bank                 (capital $5,000), C H Ash, pres; T N

                                   Strandness, cashr

Hills                   Edw. L.    phys

Knott                   C. B.      pres, State Bank

Langager                Jno T.     meats

Moen                    Gust O.    gen store

Snipstad                Ole        farm impts

State Bank                         (capital $10,000), C B Knott, pres; N E Bjerke,


Stewart                 C.         barber

Strandness              T. N.      cashr, Farmers State Bank

Telfair                 B. A.      gen store