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    • Lester Brown has resigned

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry, Luce county, MI
      Thursday, Jan. 9, 1890

      Lester Brown has resigned his position as telegraph operator at this place for the DSS&A. Mr. Brown has been offered a similar position in Chicago and...
    • South Shore notes

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • Source: The Mining Journal, Co., Marquette, MI
      March 17, 1888

      South Shore Notes less expense. The survey is avery
      A representative of the Mining Journal called at the
      office of Brown, Howard and Co. this...
    • Matchwood a new town

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, May 2, 1889

      Matchwood, a new town in the center of homestead settlement on the Upper Peninsula now has a post office with F. G. Hargrove as postmaster.

      DSS&A...
    • Sidewalk leading to the depot

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, May 2, 1889

      The sidewalk leading to the depot should be repaired and widened.

      Station Agent Kee informs us that there has been a large increase in the freight...
    • Dispatch from Negaunee dated 8th

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Thursday, May 9, 1889

      A dispatch from Negaunee dated the 8th says that the DSS&A strinking hands are being rapidly replaced with new hands. Wages will remain the same as before.

      DSS&A Ry.
    • Enterprising lumberman, George Randolph

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent, Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, May 9, 1889

      The enterprising lumberman, George Randolph was at Marquette last week to secure trains to transport his board timber from Sage to St. Ignace. He says...
    • While coupling cars in South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent,
      Luce County, Newberry, Mi.
      Thursday, June 6, 1889

      While coupling cars in the South Shore yard Monday night Steve Devine had his hand caught between them and carries a crushed finger about him in...
    • Seney - about 100 men came in

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent, Luce County, MI
      Newberry, Thursday, June 6, 1889

      Seney - About 100 men came in from the Box and Driggs drive on the noon train Monday, having completed river driving for the season.

      DSS&A Ry.
    • From Mr. Strong, manager of wood

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent, Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, August 1, 1889

      From Mr. Strong, manager of the wood department of the Peninsular Land Co., we learn that he is about to build a spur to the narrow gauge railway,...
    • Alger County - J.M. Turner

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent, Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, August 8, 1889

      Alger County - J. M. Thurner, a photographer from Ashland, WI, was doing the DSS&A last week. He landed at Munising and with his departure carried away...
    • S. Fell, formerly station agent

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, Oct. 3, 1889

      S. Fell, formerly station agent at this place, but now acting in that capacity at Moran, was shaking hands with friends and looking after his...
    • Glimpse of the Martel Furnace Co.'s

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, Oct. 10, 1889

      A glimpse of the Martel Furnace Co.'s great stacks of hay at Allenville, is one of the most pleasant sight in the ride to Marquette. ...

      Martel...
    • Freight receipts of DSS&A station

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry. Luce County, MI
      Jan. 2, 1890
      Thursday

      The freight receipts of the DSS&A station at this place average about $18,000 a month and still the company can't afford to erect a suitable structure...
    • Superior South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: W. F. Fitch Scrap Book - p. 21

      Superior-South Shore
      The Story of the Road
      What Has Been Accomplished
      by the Building and What Will
      Result from Its Competition

      The South Shore road is completed today and its...
    • Fine fog bell has been placed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marguette, Mi
      July 9, 1888
      Monday

      Regarding the report sent out from Champion to several outside dailies, to the effect that the DSS&A the "Soo" and the M&N have in contemplation the...

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