New building- 6 September 1923
Huss Property at 1416 Elev- Elev- cnth Avenue Will Be Torn j Down by New Owners I With the purchase yesterday of thail old Huss ' property at 141 Eleventh avenue by Sol Brett and Morris Lenson, the last residence in the Eleventh avenue avenue business district passed on to give way to a proposed commercial structure. structure. For more than a half century, while other houses of pioneer days were being being razed in the face of business ex. pansion, the little two-story two-story two-story ' frame house has stood on the site, flanked on all sides by modern business places. In it fifty years ago Mr. and Mrs. Huss. the former now dead, were married and In it Mrs. Sarah Huss has since lived. The consideration involved in the transfer of the property has not been divulged. Brett and Lenson propose to erect a new building, on the plot. and add it to the twenty-year twenty-year twenty-year lease now held on the Mateer building by the Grant company, chain store operators.