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THEODORE AHRENS, SR.

Founder Ahrens & Ott Manufacturing Co., Bath

Tubs, Brass Goods, Plumbers' Supplies,

etc., Louisville, Ky.



168



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



MANUFACTURERS.

IRON, STEEL, PIG IRON.





ANDREW G. WHITLEY.

President Fultou, Conway & Co., Iron, Steel,

Heavy Hardware, Blacksmith and Carriage

Material and Tools; Manufacturers Wagon

Wood Work, Louisville, Ky.



KICIIARH T.AYLOR IIICKJIAN.

uf Ilirkmaii. Williams & Co., Merchants and

Manufacturers of Pig Iron, Chicago, St.

Louis, Louisville, Ky.





WILLIS P. DAVIS.

Davis, Kelly & Co., Manufacturers Pig Iron and
Steel, Louisville, Ky.



ROBERT M. KELLY, JR.

Davis. Kelly & Co., Manufacturers Pig Iron and
Steel, Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



169



MANUFACTURERS.

HENRY VOGT MACHINE CO





1IKNUY YOGT.

President Henry Vogt Machine Co., Mannfnrtmvrs

of Jce Machines, Boilers, etc.: Knight Templar

and Scottish Rite Mason, Louisville. Ky.



ADAM VOGT.

Secretary and Treasurer Henry Vogt Machine Co.,

Manufacturers of Ice Machines, Boilers, etc.,

Knight Templar and Scottish Rite Mason.

Louisville, Ky.



AMERICAN MACHINE CO.





JOHN G. DAEUBLE.
President American Macbine Co., Louisville, Ky.



F. WM. DAEUBLE.

Secretary and Treasurer American Machine Co.,
Louisville, Ky.



170



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



MANUFACTURERS.

IRON FOUNDER, SAWS, WHEELS. MACHINES.





ROGER D. WILLIAMS.

Iron Founder; Colonel Commanding Second Regi-
ment Kentucky In fan try, Lexington. Ky.



LOGAN L. MATHER.

Manager Henry Disston & Sons, Saw Manu-
facturers, Louisville, Ky.





L. J. WARDEN.

Secretary Brown-Colburn Machine Co., Bowling
Green, Ky.



JOSEPH S. COLEMAN.
Manager Royer Wheel Co., Lebanon,



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



171



MANUFACTURERS.





PRESLEY H. TAPP.

President Tapp, Leathers & Co., Clothing Manu-
facturers; native of Alabama; began busi-
ness 1857, Louisville, Ky.



JAS. M. S. BEAVERS.

Superintendent Tapp, Leathers & Co., Clothing
Manufacturers, Louisville, Ky.





MARK R. IIARNED.

Senior Member Harned Bros., General Merchants,

Caneyville, Ky. ; President Louisville

Clothing Co., Louisville, Ky.



FRANK ,T. HEALINE.

Superintendent Van B. Nelson Clothing Co.,
Louisville, Ky.



172



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



MANUFACTURERS.

JEANS CLOTHING, WOOLEN.





ANTHONY V. THOMSON.

President Kentucky Jeans Clothing Co., Louis-
ville. Ky.



CHARLES MENDEL.

Vice-President Kentucky Jeans Clothing Co.,
Louisville, Ky.





HARD1N WILSON.

Secretary and Treasurer Kentucky Jeans Clothing
Co.. Louisville, Ky.



ROLAND L. WHITNEY.

Secretary and Treasurer Falls City Jeans &
Woolen Mills Co.. Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY. 1



173



MANUFACTURERS.




WILLIAM C. NONES.

President Kentucky AViiirmi Manufacturing Co.,
Louisville, Ky.




SETH M. NONES.

SnTi'tary Krnturkv WiiL'oii Manufacturing Co.,
Louisville, Ky.





FUEL!. O. NUETZEL.

Manager Ruby Carriage Co.; Treasurer Lieder-

kranz Society: Exalted Ruler 15. P. O. Elks;

Member Willis Stewart Lodge 224 F. A. M ,

Louisville, Ky.



THOMAS II. KUBEL.

Carriage Manufacturer; Former Member Board
of Aldermen, Louisville, Ky.



174



I'MCTTKK S ".NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



MANUFACTURERS.

SADDLERY, HOUSE FURNISHINGS.





JOHN J. HARBISON.

President Harbison & Gatbright, Inc., Merchants

and Mamifac.-tiirers of Saddlery, etc.,

Louisville, Ky.



JOSTAH B. GATHRIGMT.

Vice-President Harbison & Gathright, Inc., Mer-
chants rind Manufacturers of Saddlery, etc..
Louisville, Ky.





OWEN GATHRIGHT.

Second Vice-Pres. and Treas. Harbison & Gatb-
right Co.. Inc.; Pres. Lou. Y. M. C. A.; Ky.
Mem. Int. Tom. Y. M. C. A.; Mem. and Ex.
Dir. Board of Trade: Mem. and Ex. -Pres.
Commercial Club; Ex-Pres. Wbol.
Sad. Assn. U. S. A.: Treas. Lou.
Cbarity Assn., Louisville, Ky.



HENRY TEKSTEGGE.

i if Stratton A: Terstegge. Manufacturers of House

Furnishings; and of Terstegge, Gohmann &

Co.. New Albany, Ind., Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY



175



MANUFACTURERS.





I'ilAULES ('. MENGEL, JR.

Former Colonel First Uegt. N. G. of Ky.; Presi-
dent Mongol Dos Co. and of C. C. Mengel, Jr.,
& Bro. Co., Lumber and Saw Mill; Presi-
dent Board of Trade, 1S9S-99, Louis-
ville, Ky.



CI.AIIKNCK It. MENGEL.

Secretary and Treasurer C. C. Mengel, Jr., & Bro.

Co. Lumber, Saw and I'lauini: Mills: Mem-

licr P.oard of Trade, Louisville. Ky.





PHILIP SENGEL.

Proprietor Oaiulirinus Cooperage Works,
Casks. Tanks, etc.. Louisville, Ky.



Chip



MICHAEL J. MEEIIAN.

President The Bergen & Meehan Co.. Whisky

Staves and Heading and Cooperage for

Export. Louisville, Ky.



176



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



MANUFACTURERS.





CHARLES C. VOGT.

Kc-iiilent Manager John Finzer Branch Continent".!
Tobacco Co., Louisville, Ky.



KT'DOLI'II F. VOGT.

President of Hummel & Vogt Co.. Cigar Manu-
facturers, Louisville, Ky.





HENRY STRATKK.

President Strater Brothers Toliacco Cn. : Strater
Bros., Grain, Louisville. Ky.



WILLIAM E. STKATER.

Secretary and Treasurer Strater Brothers To-
bacco Co., Louisville. Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY."



177



MANUFACTURERS.



CIGARS, STORE FIXTURES





J. A. LANCASTER.

Of firm of J. A. Lancaster & Co., Cigar Manu-
facturers, Louisville, Ky.



ROBERT MANSFELD.

Of R. MansiVld & Soil. Manufacturers of Bank,
Office and Store Fixtures, Louisville, Ky.



GAS MACHINES, BROOMS. MATTRESSES.





LIYAIAN UFFUTT.

Manufacturer of Acetylene Gas Machines, Louis-
ville, Ky.



THOMAS C. CAUMMISAR.

Manufacturer of Brooms, Excelsior, Staves, Split
Baskets, Mattresses, etc., Louisville, Ky.



178



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



MANUFACTURERS.

CHEWING GUM, CANDY, PICKLES, PRESERVES.




THOMAS L. JEFFERSON.

Manager American Chicle Co.; Kis-Me Gum Fac-
tory; Dir. Sou. Nat. Bank; Nat. Trust Co.;
Pres. Masonic Widows' and Orphans'
Home, Louisville, Ky.




FRANK A. MENNE.

President Frank A. Menne Candy Co., Louis-
ville, Ky.





WALLACE G. MILLER.

Secretary and Treasurer Hvman Pickle Co., Louis-
ville, Ky.



EDWARiJ L. GOODWIN.

Proprietor Goodwin Preserving Co., Louis-
ville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



179



MANUFACTURERS.

CAR COMPANY, MILL COMPANY.





JACOB L. SMYSER.

President Ohio Falls Car Manufacturing Co.,
Louisville, Ky.



FREDERICK W. ItARDWICK.

Secretary and Treasurer W. T. Pyue Mill & Sui>

ply Co. Louisville, Ky.



REFINERY. SOAP, OIL.





EDWIN H. FERGUSON.

President Kentucky Refining Co. and Louisville
Soap Co., Louisville, Ky.



JAMES W. RUGGLES.

Born and raised iu Lewis Co., Ky. ; attended Ky.

Wesleyan College; taught in Public Schools

lS90-iS96; Candidate County School Supt.

in 1S97; representing Standard Oil Co.,

Vanceburg, Ky.



180



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY. 1



MANUFACTURERS.



MONUMENTS. ARTIFICIAL STONE. DYNAMITE.





MICHAEL MULDOON.
Mtildoon Monument Co., Louisville, Ky.



JAMES S. CLARK.

President J. S, Clark Monument Co., Louis-
ville, Kr.





ALBERT S. KOBEUTSON.

President Falls City Artificial Stone Co., stone

work in all its branches, owners of Palmers'

Concrete Building P>Iock. Louisville, Ky.



ALEX. L. SEMPLE.

Of firm Alex. L. Semple & Co., Dynamite Ex-
plosives. Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



181



MANUFACTURERS.



COTTON. OX BREECHES, TANNERS.





ED. W. CHAMBERLAIN.

Treasurer Indiana Cotton Mills (Cannelton, Ind.),
Louisville, Ky.



(JICOUGE G. SUMMERS.

Secretary and Treasurer Ox Breeches Manufact-
uring Co., Louisville, Ky.





THEOPHILE CONRAD.
President Conrad Tanning Co. Louisville, Ky.



JOHN F. C. HEGEWALD.
Secretary Conrad Tanning Co. Louisville, Ky.



182



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



MANUFACTURERS.



THE J. W. ZARING GRAIN AND MILL COMPANY





J. W. ZAK1NG.

President J. W. Zaring Grain & Mill Co., Rich-
mond, Ky.



ALLEN H. ZARING.

Secretary and Treasurer J. W. Zaring Grain &
Mill Co.. Richmond, Ky.



ICE, LIGHT. POWER.





T. M. ESTES.

President Lebanon Light. Ice & Power Co., and

breeder of standard bred trotting horses,

Lebanon, Ky.



MATHIAS POSCH1NGER.

President New Albany Ice Co.; Proprietor Louis-
ville Ice Co., Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



183



MANUFACTURERS, MERCHANTS.

MEDICINES, PAINTS, OILS. VARNISHES.





ROBERT ARTHUR PETER.

Of R. A. Peter & Co., Proprietary Medicines,

Louisville, Ky.



STUART MCDOWELL.

President Bridges-McDowell Co.; Secretary Ohio
Falls Varnish Co., Louisville, Ky.





HENRY S. RAMEY.

President Lampton, Crane & Ramey Co.; Vice-
President Sterling Paint & Color Co., Louis-
ville. Ky.



WILLIAM F. CRANE.

President Sterling Paint & Color Co.; Vice-Pres-
Ident Lampton, Crane & Ramey Co., Louis-
ville. Ky.



184



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



MERCHANTS.



JEWELRY. DIAMOND SETTER, SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS





WM. C. KENDRICK.

Senior Member Wm. Kendrick's Sons, the lead-
ing jewelers, established 1832, Louis-
ville, KJ-.



GEORGE I 1 . KENDRICK.

Junior Member Win. Keudriok's Sons, the lead-
ing jewelers, established 1832, Louis-
ville, Ky.





WILLIAM G. BUSCHMEYER.

Manufacturing Jeweler and Diamond Setter,

LouisTille, Ky.



BROOKS DENHARD.

Manager W. T. Berry Surgical Instrument Co.,
Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



185



MERCHANTS.



DRV GOODS, BOOTS AND SHOES





CHAKLES BONNYCASTLE KOBINSON.
President Robinson -Hughes Co., Dry Goods, Com-
mission; President Beargrass Woolen Mills;
Director Ohio Falls Dye Works; Trustee
and Treasurer Town of Anchorage, Ky.



WILLIAM MEADE ROBINSON.

Vice-President Robinson-Hughes, Dry Goods Com

mission; Vice President Beargrass Woolen

Mills; President Alimentol Co.; Director

Ohio Falls Dye Works. Louisville, Ky.





JOHN C. HUGHES.

Sec. and Treas. Kolmisou-Hugues Co. and Bear-
yruss Woolen Mills: Director Ky. Wagon
Works Am. Nat. Bauk, Ohio Falls Dye
Works and Board of Trade, Louis-
ville, Ky.



MANUEL J. STRENG.

Of Streng & Thalheinier, Wholesale Boots and
Shoes. Louisville. Ky.



186



;F ETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY."



MERCHANTS.



J. M. ROBINSON-NORTON I CO.. DRY GOODS.





GEORGE C. NORTON.

J. M. Robinson, Norton & Co., Wholesale Dry
Goods, Louisville, Ky.



GARLAND H. MOURNING.

J. M. Robinson, Norton & Co., Wholesale Dry
Goods, Louisville, Ky.





DOUGLAS BARCLAY.

J. M. Robinson, Norton & Co., Wholesale Dry
Goods, Louisville, Ky.



ALVAH H. TERRY.

J. M. Robinson, Norton & Co., Manager Notion
Department, Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY."



187



MERCHANTS.

J. M. ROBINSON-NOHTON & CO. - -JOHN C. LEWIS CO.. DRY GOODS.





WILLIAM H. MOURNING.

J. M. RoblDson, Norton & Co., Wholesale Dry
Goods; Member Commercial Club, B. P. O.
Elks No. a, Board of Trade, Royal Ar-
canum. T. P. A., etc., Louisville, Ky.



CHARLES B. NORTON.

J. M. Robinson. Norton & Co., Wholesale Dry
Goods; Director Board of Trade; President
Commercial Club; Member Royal Arcanum,
B. P. O. Elks No. 8, T. P. A., etc., Louis-
ville, Ky.





ALEXANDER G. ROBINSON.

J. M. Robinson, Norton & Co., Wholesale Dry

Goods; Member Commercial Club, Board of

Trade, B. P. O. Elks No. 8, K. A. E. O.,

etc., Louisville, Ky.



JOHN C. LEWIS.

President John C. Lewis Co., Dry Goods, etc.,
Department Store, Louisville, Ky.



188



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



MERCHANTS.




JOHN A. CARTER.'

Founder of the Carter Dry Goods Co., Louis-
ville, Ky.
Died March 16, 1891.




JOSEPH



BETHEL.



President Carter Dry Goods Co.; Capt. Co. .

Fourth Ky. Inf. (Orphans' Brigade), C. S. A.,

Louisville, Ky.





HARRY DUMESNIL.
Treasurer Carter Dry Goods Co., Louisville, Ky.



EDWARD ROWLAND.

Vice-President Carter Dry Goods, Co.; born in

Mobile, Ala.: came to Louisville in 1869,

Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF 1 KENTUCKY.'



189



MERCHANTS.

CARTER DRV GOODS COMPANY





WILLIAM II. BRADBURY.

Secretary Carter Dry Goods Co. ; born in New

York; came to Louisville in 1S79: in present

business since 1SSO, Louisville, Ky.



EDWARD I!. CLARK.
Second Vice-President Carter Dry
Louisville. Ky.



Goods Co.,



MILLINERY CARPETS, ETC





WILLIAM H. MCKNIGHT.

Senior Member of W. II. McKnigut Sous & Co.,

Carpets, Oil Cloth, etc.; Member Board of

Trade; President New Gait House; Member

Board of Directors Polytechnic Society,

Louisville, Ky.



Of David



WILLIAM J.

Baird & Son,

Louisville,



BAIRD.

Wholesale

Ky.



Millinery,



190



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.




G. E. WISEMAN.

Welsh & Wiseman Co., Merchants, Dry Goods.
Carpets, etc., Danville, Ky.



A. B. ROBERTSON.

Of A. B. Robertson & Bro., Merchants, Dry
Goods, etc., Danville. Ky.





GEORGE CROSS.

The Original George Cross; Umbrellas, Parasols,

Gloves and Corsets; the pioneer umbrella

store of Louisville, Ky.



GEORGE E. CROSS.

Umbrellas, Parasols, Gloves, Corsets, Fans, etc.,
Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



191



MERCHANTS.



WHOLESALE FLOUR, SALT, CEMENT, LIME.




HENRY T. JEFFERSON.

Of tbe firm of Jefferson & Co., Wholesale Flour.
Salt, etc.; Grand Commander Knights Tem-
plar of Kentucky, Louisville, Ky.




JAMES B. SPEED.

J B Speed & Co., Salt, cement, Lime, etc.,
Louisville, Ky.



HATS, SHOES.





\V. J. ABRAM.
President Swaun-Abram Hat Co., Louisville, Ky.



A. J. CALDWELL.
Shoe Merchant, Danville, Ky.



192



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.
MERCHANTS.

R A. ROBINSON'S SONS.





RICHARD ALEXANDER ROBINSON, SR. S
Born Oct. 23, 1S17; Founder Robinson-PetteJ Co.
1S42; Founder Robinson Bros. & Co., 1878; 1'res.
1872-1S97. Union Cement & Lime Co. ; First
Pres., 1S72-1S97, Louisville Woolen Mills; Louis-
ville Board of Trade, First Honorary Life
.Member, 18S1; Director Louisville & Nashville
Railroad Co., 1865 and 1868-72; one of original
Projectors and Directors of Elizabethtown &
Padueah Railroad Co.; Director Louisville
Bridge Co., 1867 to 1S71, Louisville, Ky.
*Died December 9. 1897.



WILLIAM ALEXANDER ROBINSON.
Director Robinson-Pettet Co.; Pres., 1891-2, Nat.
Wholesale Druggists' Assn.; Pres. Union Ce-
ment & Lime Co. ; Director R. A. Robinson's
Sons; Director Louisville Cotton Mills Co.,
First Pres. 1SSS-1890; Director Louisville Woolen
Mills; Director Board of Trade, First Vice-
Pres. 1881-4; Chairman Exec. Com.. 1882-4; Hon-
orary Life Member, 1898, Louisville Commer-
cial Club, Louisville, Ky.





WORTIHNGTON ROBlNboN.

Dhv, 'tor Robinson-Pel tec Co., \\holesale Drug-
gists; Director R. A. Robinson's Sons,
Louisville, Ky.



CHARLES P. ROBINSON.

President Robinson Bros. Co., Wholesale Hard-
ware, Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



193



MERCHANTS.

R. A. ROBINSON'S SONS





R. A. ROBINSON.

President Robinson Bros. Co.. Wholesale
Hardware; President R. A. Robinson's
Sons, Louisville, Ky.



GEORGE A. ROBINSON.
General Manager Louisville Woolen Mills



; Vice-
First



C11C1 tl .11 II 11 u^ ._ -. ..-

President R. A. Robinson's Sous; the

President of Louisville Commercial Club;

the First I-Ionarary Life Member of

Commercial Club, Louisville, Ky.





ARCH. M. ROBINSON.

Secretary and Treasurer Louisville Woolen Mills,
Louisville, Ky.



A. LEE ROBINSON.

Vice-I'resideut Robinson-Pettet Co.; Secretary R.
A. Robinson's Sons, Inc.: Director Louis-
ville Board of Trade, Louisville, Ky.



194



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OP KENTUCKY.



MERCHANTS.

WHOLESALE DRUGS.




CHARLES II. I'BTTET.

President Robiuson-Pettet Co.. Wuolesade Drugs.
Louisville, Ky.




ORLANDO C. RICHARDSON.
Secretary Neat-Richardson Drug Co.; Former
Judge Meade County Court; Master Degree
M:isnu; Member Filson Club, Louis-
ville, Kj.



CLOTHING FURNISHING GOODS.





HEX It Y LEVY.

Levy Bros.. Clothing. Mats. Shoes and Furnish-
ing Goods, Louisville, Ky.



S. C. 1IEDDEN.

Clothing; President Commercial Club. Shelby-
ville. Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY. 1



195



MERCHANTS.

GRAIN - -ELEVATOR - -COA





Of



CHARLES G. STRATER.
Strater Bros., Grain, Louisville,



FRANK C. D1CKSON.

Vice-President Ki-nturkv I'ublio Grain Elevator
Co., Louisville. Ky.





WILLIAM II. SLAUGHTER, JR.

Miner and Shipper of Coal and Coke; Wholesale

and Retail Dealer in Coal. Louisville. Ky.



CHARLES L. CRUSH.
Manager Paciflc Coal Co., Louisville, Ky.



196



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OP KENTUCKY. 1



MERCHANTS.

WHOLESALE FURN1TURE - -LUMBER.





JOHN BENNETT.
Wholesale Furniture, Louisville, Ky.



D1LLER BENNETT.

Wholesale Furniture; the youngest wholesale
merchant in Louisville, Ky.





CALVIN F. THOMAS.
Lumber Contractor and Builder, Louisville, K.v.



HE.NKV KOKl-ILEE.

Of Firm of Henry Koeuler & Co.. Lumber, Doors,
Sash, Blinds, Mouldings, Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



197



MERCHANTS.



LUMBEH - -ICE.





HUGHES MOORE.
Wholesale Lumber, Louisville, Ky.



JOHN EOHBMAN.

Ice Dealer; Member of Masonic, Odd Fellows and
Red Meu Orders and B. P. O. Ellis, Louis-
ville, Ky.



DVEH AND CLENER - -TO\WEL SUPPLY.





HENRY A. J. PULS.
Dyer and Cleaner, Louisville, Ky.



F. W. SCHOPPBNHORST.

Manager Louisville Towel Supply Co., Louis-
ville. Ky.



198



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY. 1



MERCHANT TAILORS.





GEORGE KIUTSCHNER.

Of Firm of George Fritschuer & Co., Merchant
Tailors, Louisville, Ky.



MARTIN J. WINN.
Maker of Gentlemen's Garments, Louisville, Ky.





EDWARD A. GUILFOYLE.

Of Firm of Gnllfoyle & Simons, Merchant Tailors,

Manufacturers of High Grade Uniforms,

Louisville, Ky.



HENRY SCHOENING, JR.
Tailors' Trimmings, Louisville. Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



199



MUSIC CO. -THEATER MANAGERS.





ANTONIO C. MONTENEGKO.
President Montenegro-Riehui Music Co., Louis-
ville. Ky.



JOHN L. RIE1LM.

Secretary and Treasurer Montenegro-Riehm Music
Co., Louisville, Ky.





WILLIAM H. MEFFERT.
Theater Proprietor and Manager, Louisville, Ky.



JOHN H. WIIALLEN.
Theater Proprietor and Manager, Louisville, Ky.



200



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



HOTELS.





A. R. COOPER.

Secretary, Treasurer and Manager Gait House, the
famous hostelry of the South, Louis-
ville, Ky.



GEORGE E. MULLIGAN.

Manager Louisville Hotel; Member Commercial
Club, Louisville, Ky.





W. SCOTT MILLER.

Manager TVIllard Hotel; 25 years In hotel busi-
ness, beginning at Mammoth Cave, December
3, 1875; took charge of Willard Hotel Septem-
ber, 1S92. Louisville, Ky.



DAVID B. MULLIGAN.

Associate Manager Louisville Hotel, Louis-
ville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.'



201



HOTELS.





CHARLES SEELBACH.

Vice-President and Manager Phoeulx Hotel,
Lexington, Ky.



LOUIS SEELBACH.

Proprietor Seelbach Hotel; Member Board of
Trade and Commercial Club; Vice-President
Board of Park Commissioners, Louis-
ville, Ky.





OTTO SEELBACH.

-Manager Seelbach Hotel; Member Board of Trade
and B. P. O. Elks No. 8, Louisville, Ky.



JULIUS C. SEELBACH.
Clerk Seelbacu Hotel, Louisville, Ky.



202



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OE,. KENTUCKY.



HOTELS.



FIFTH AVENUE LELAN D - -VICTOR I A NOR R IS.




PIKE CAMPBELL.

Proprietor Fiftli Avenue Hotel; Formerly of Cur-
tin & Campbell, Designers and Builders of
the Columbia and John C. Lewis Buildings,
Louisville, Ky.




JOHN SKAIN.

Proprietor Lel.iiid Hotel: Ex-President City Coun-
cil; Commissioner Kjstrni Kentucky Asylum
for the Insane, Lexington, Ky.





HARRY MILLER.
Proprietor Victoria Hotel, Louisville, Ky.



S. A. HARDEST!*.

Of S. A. Hardest}- & Bro.. Proprietors Norris
House, the leading Ji'.OO hotel in -Lebanon, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



203



BAKERY.





ISAAC F. WII1TES1DES.

Former Mayor of Jeffersouville. lud.; Proprietor
\Vliitesides' BnUery, Louisville, Ky.



\V. S. WH1TESIDES.

Superintendent Whitesiiles' r.akery, Louls-
ville, Ky.



BAKERY AND RESTAURANT.





FRANK ERPELUINGER.

Secretary and Treasurer Vienna Bakery & Res-
taurant Co., Louisville, Ky.



JULIUS MUENCH.

Proprietor Miiench's Bakery & Restaurant; Inner
Guard No. 8 Elks; . Chancellor Commander
Mystic Lodge K. of I'.; Member Com-
mercial Club, Louisville. Ky.



204



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY."



CONFECTIONERY, CATERER, RESTAURANT, ICE CREAM.





JOHN W. KLEIN.

Proprietor Klein Son, Confectioners, Caterers
and Ladies' Restaurant, Louisville, Ky.



ANTON BUSATH.

Confectioner, manufactures only the very
confections, Louisville, Ky.



best





GEO. W. CDSCADEN.

Proprietor Cuscaden's Wholesale Ice Cream

Works (factories Louisville, Cinriniiatl and

Indianapolis); Member B. P. O. Elks No.

8. Knights of Honor; Knights and Ladies

of Honor and Knights and Ladies of

Security. Louisville, Ky.



THOMAS J. WATHEN.

Ice Cream and Water Iocs, Wholesale and Retail,
Louisville, Ky.



BETTER S "NOTABLE MEN OP KENTUCKY.



205



DISTILLERS.





M. US ION E. TAYLOR.

Pres. Lou. Iloanl oi" Trailo I!iu1-^; TITS. Lou. Music

Festival Assn. Hiiil-^'; Senior Member Wright

& Taylor, Distillers, Louisville, Ky.



J. \V. McCDLLOCH.

Distiller, Owonsboro, Ky.





SAMUEL GRADFELDER.
Distiller, Louisville, Kv.



1 1 HUMAN VOLKERDING.

President Jno. T. Barbee & Co., Distillers. Louis-
ville, Ky.



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FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY."



DISTILLERS.





HANS MUELLER.

Of Finn Mueller. Watlien A.- Knlirrt, Distillers,
Lebanon, Ky.



CHARLES KOHKKT.

Of Firm Mueller, AVathen & Kohert, Distillers,
Lebanon, Ky.





J. A. WATIIEN.

Supervisor Fermentory Department Kentucky
I>istilleries & Warehouse Co., Louisville, Ky.



J. n. WATHEX, JR.

Of Firm cif R. !;. W:ithcn A: I'o., Distillers.
Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



207



DISTILLERS.





HENRY A. TMIBRMAN.*

President II. A. Thin-man Co., Distillers, Louis-
ville. Ky.
Died February 15. 1901.



WILLIAM RUEDEMAN.

J'resiili-ni \l.i\il..\\rr Distillery Co.; Member

ISo-inl Hi' Trade, I'MMMMITI'IMI riuli. Masonic

Order, etc.. Louisville, Ky.





ROBERT P. BONNIE.
Of Bonnie Bros., Distillers, Louisville, Ky.



WILLIAM O. BONNIE.
Of Bonnie Bros., Distillers, Louisville, Ky.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



DISTILLERS.



J. T. S. BROWN 4 SONS.




DAVIS EKOWN.
J. T. S. BROWN. JU.



J. T. S. BROWN, SR.



CREEL BROWN.
HEWETT BROWN.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY. 1



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DISTILLERS.





BERNARD BERNHEIM.
Of Bernbeim Bros., Distillers, Louisville, Ky.



D. H. RUSSELL.

y and Treasurer "Old Times" Distillery
Distrilmting Co., Louisville, Ky.





JOHN W. SLACK.

I'rusideut John W. Slack Co., Distillers, Louis-
ville, Ky.



NATHAN M. URL

Sole Member Finn N. M. Uri & Co., Distillers;

TUirt.v-sri-oml Degree Scottish Rites; St.

George Lodge F. A. M.; Commercial Club;

Knights of Honor, Louisville, Ky.



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FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OP KENTUCKY."



DISTILLER AND WHOLESALE LIQUORS





IIILMAR EHRMANN.

Distiller and "Wholesale Liquor Dealer, Louis-
ville. K.v.



WILLIAM PATTERSON. JR.

Wholesale Liquors; Commission Merchant; Louis-
ville. Ky.



WHISKY, WINES AND LIQUORS.





CHARLES SCHIMPELBB.

Wholesale Whiskies. Wines and Liquors, Louis-
ville, Ky.



AUGUST HOLLENBACH.

Wholesale and Retail Wines: only strictly first-
class wine house in Louisville, K.v.



FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OF KENTUCKY.



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BREWERS.

SENN 4 ACKERMAN BREWING CO-





FRANK SENN.

President Senn & Ackerman Brewing
ville, Ky.



Co., Louis-



PHIL1P ACKERMAN.

Vice-President and Manager Senn & Ackerinan
Brewing Co., Louisville, Ky.





FRANK P. SENN.

Tiv.-i surer Senn & Arkerman Brewing Co.. Louis-
villc. Ky.



EDWARD GEORGE HILL.

Secretary Senu & Ackermau Brewing Co.. Louis-
ville, Ky.



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FETTER'S "NOTABLE MEN OP KENTUCKY.



BREWERS





JOHN F. KELLNER.

Pres. Frank Fehr Brewing Co.: Mrmlier Masonic

Order (Blue Lodge No. 137 Scottish Rite

Knights Templar and Mystic Shrine);

Mnnber Commercial Club; Bonrd of

Trade: Vioe-Pres. Ger. Sec. Bank,

Louisville, Ky.



FREDERICK F. KBLLNEK.

nliriiiir F'rank Fehr Brewing Co.: Member Ma-

sni.- (Viler (Blue Lodge No. 137 Scottish Rite


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