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From: "Pete Wasser" <>
Subject: [OREGON] Polk's Wasco County Directory 1910 Tygh Valley - Victor
Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2002 12:23:40 -0700


TYGH VALLEY pages 149 - 150

Population 90. A village thirty miles south of The Dalles, and fifteen south of Dufur, the banking location and shipping station on the Great Southern Railway. Has a United Brethren church, numerous stores and two flour mills. Express, American. Pacific Telephone & Telegraph Co.'s service. Stage connections with Dufur and way points, Kingsley, Victor, Wamic and Wapinitia, daily.

DAVIES, JOSEPH, Postmaster and Drugs.
Elwood J L, phys.
Fraley O M, blksmth.
Harper J T, gen mdse.
Harper Mrs J T, milliner.
McCorkle W M, flour mill.
Martin AF, blksmth.
Morrow & Butler, gen mdse.
Wing CW, hotel.
Wing Mrs Lou, conf.
Young & Son, meats.
Woodcock & Young, flour mill.


A postoffice 125 miles southeast of Portland and 37 south of The Dalles, 27 south of Dufur, the banking, express, telegraph and shipping point, on the Great Southern Railway. Sustains United Brethren church. Farmers Telephone Co. Mail daily.

TALCOTT WM H, Postmaster and Gen Mdse.

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