Long Branch visit Grant and Jesse Segliman

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Long Branch visit Grant and Jesse Segliman - President Grant and his retatuera have arrived...
President Grant and his retatuera have arrived at Long Branch. A Northern iiaper informs us that at the West End; Hotel, which is a famous resort, ovr 500 guests are registered, The price; at this hotel is $5 a day. The demand for cottages is more brisk than for hotel accommodations. The rents for the season rangq from $300 to $3000, according to location and jfurniture. j The President was escort-led escort-led escort-led to his residence by a large party oi friends, and now has grouped about him Tom Murphy, Gen. Bibcock, Col. , iPorterj and Jesse Seligman, the latter, loccupyingia pretty place leased from Gen. Granlt at $3500 for the season.. Maggie Mitchell, Edwin Adams and iChanfrau Bre neighbors at the' West End. The finest place at the Branch is Mr John Hoey's mansion! and park On Cedar ji venue. Early in the spring jMr. Hoey added ten acres tothe park and imported over $30,C0Q worth of statuary for its adornment. j There is a widely marked difference in the cost of living, j Board at the hotils can be obtained for $5 or $2 50, or at the cottages cottages from $16 to $40 a w4ek, while horse keeping, boat hire, etc., are tolerably reasonable for such a places. i "I 4 ! Parlor, bedroom and dining-room dining-room dining-room f ur-niture, ur-niture, ur-niture, to be sold this day at 11 o'clock, at No. 80 Camp street, by Messrs. Montgomery, Montgomery, j I

Clipped from The Times-Picayune16 Jul 1874, ThuPage 1

The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, Louisiana)16 Jul 1874, ThuPage 1
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