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    • Lake Superior News Co.

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source; The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 5, 1889

      The Lake Superior News Co.

      The Lake Superior News Co. now has full control of the news and restaurant privileges on the entire line of the D., S. S. & A., and the...
    • Robbers and confidence men operating at Trout Lake

    • Railroads ; Swindlers and swindling ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company ; Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Railway Company




    • [ROBBERS & CONFIDENCE MEN OPERATING AT TROUT LAKE]--1891

      Trout Lake is gaining an unenviable reputation as being the
      resort of robbers and confidence men. Every week the local papers
      tell of parties being fleeced out of...
    • Retaliation against trunk

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [RETALIATION AGAINST TRUNK SMASHING BAGGAGEMAN]--1891

      A St. Ignace baggageman was merrily smashing trunks the other day when in an instant a big Saratoga trunk burst with flames. When the depot had been saved and the fire put out the...
    • McMillan, Feb. 26 - on Sunday

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      Feb. 27, 1891
      Friday

      McMillan, Feb. 26 - On Sunday Feb. 22, our much esteemed friend and stations agent, A. A. Clumpner, of the DSS&A was notified by his superior officers that his...
    • From James W. Lydon

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • From James W. Lydon

      On September 3,1879, a group of Detroit businessmen headed by James McMillan[,] J. S. Newberry, Francis Palms, George Hendrie, F. E. Driggs, Hugh McMillan of Detroit and George I. Seney of New York[,] incorporated the...
    • Sale of the DM&MRR

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry News, Newberry, Mi., October 28, 1886, Thursday

      Sale of the D. M. & M. R. R. [Detroit, Mackinac & Marquette Railroad Company]

      The D. M. & M. R. R. [DM&MRR], embracing the entire line or railroad between the...
    • Marquette's band

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      January 19, 1888
      Thursday

      Marquette's Band

      Through an oversight The News failed to speak of the most excellent music furnished by the Marquette band....
    • Marquette, S S Marie, St Ignace

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      May 24, 1888
      Thursday

      Marquette, S.S. Marie and St. Ignace all have their gold, silver, iron or some other kinds of mines, and not to be behind the times, Newberry had to have one,...
    • Straits car ferry

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [DSS&A/GR&I RR Straits Car Ferry--1892]

      The new transfer steamer being built for the use of the D. S. S. & A. and G. R. & I. railroad companies at the straits of Mackinac, will be much more powerful boat than the St. Ignace, and of larger...
    • To be extended

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, L. S., Mi.
      April 23, 1892 Saturday

      To Be Extended

      The Ironwood Times has the following in its last issue in reference to the extension of the DSS&A to that city.

      The Times has learned...
    • When our citizens saw our dry goods box

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi.
      Friday, October 10, 1890

      When our citizens saw our dry goods box that was being built by the Railway company for a depot, they became disgusted and were not slow in expressing their opinion of it....
    • Arrangements are being made

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi.
      Friday, October 17, 1890

      Arrangements are being made by the Railroad Company to open a gravel pit between Newberry and Dollarville, immediately west of the old camps used by the Wood Department...
    • George Barry, who was knocked

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi.
      October 24, 1890 Friday

      George Barry, who was knocked down by the cars between Newberry and Dollarville last week is recovering from the injuires[sic] he received. He has been removed to the...
    • New depot will soon be ready for

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County
      Friday, Oct. 24, 1890

      The new depot will soon be ready for use, considerable changes have been made in the plans from time to time and when completed we will have quite a respectable...
    • St. Ignace corner's jury

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      Friday, Dec. 12, 1890

      A St. Ignace corner's[sic] jury brought in the following unique verdict: "That said Daniel Boyle came to his death by the railway car jumping the track, he being...

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