1932 Olean City Directory article 15 December 1931
Survey For New City Directory To Start Soon Every home and every business place lu the city will be visited by an enumerator of the R. L. Polk & Co. du"ing the next five weeks as information is gathered for the ninth 'edition of the Olcan City Directory. The canvass will be started this week, under the supervision of M. W. Hicks. The new boo!:, which is scheduled for publication abort May or June will be most conif/'t'c, it was said today. Nothing is to be taken for granted In compiling the directory and ail names and other information will be checked and verified, it was said. in addition to the alphabetical list or names, ousmess firms, buyer's guide, street guide and directory of householders, classified business section and other features, the new directory will also include vital data fhowing the pro gress of the community and Its lany interests and activities.