Thursday, December 31, 2015
William Gold who went by "Billy" while operating his first store in Sutton held his Close-out sale as advertised here in The Sutton Register on July 4, 1890. Billy Gold ran this Sutton store for several years before moving to Lincoln where he opened a new store on the south side of "O" Street in downtown Lincoln - the largest Nebraska department store outside of Omaha.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Who remembers this Sutton Business?
The Omaha business directory in 1917 included sections about towns in eastern Nebraska including Sutton. The following clipping has the list of Sutton businesses for that year.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
The Sutton News published a series of three articles about the early days of Clay County on August 6, 13 and 20 of 1915. The articles concentrated on the period up to the 1860's during the days of the overland trails and the pony express in the southwest corner of Clay County.
|This article appeared in The Sutton News on August 6, 1915|
|Part Two of the article was in the August 13, 1915 issue of The Sutton News|
|The Sutton News published the final part of their three-part series on August 20, 1915.|