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THIRTY YEARS' BUSINESS IN ONE LOCATION. Theodore Sims Will Complete Thirty Years' Stand at Washington Avenue and Salu Street Tomorrow. Theodore Sims tomorrow will observe observe tho thirtieth anniversary of his business career In his location at the corner of Washington avenue and Salu Salu street, the terminus of the Second street car line. Mr. Sims is without loiibt the only business man in Up'>or Up'>or Alton that Has done business in the same stand continuously for thirty thirty years and there are very few business business bouses in the. city of Alton that h;v\e not changed locations in that length of lime. There are one or two old business places in Upper Alton that have been in existence many years but at some time a few years back they changed locations. On February February 27, 18Si">, Mr. Sims and his wife moved into (he Sain street corner aft-, or purchasing the property and ainco that day they have made a success by a square business and attending attending strictly to It. This anniversary places the Sims corner in the class of Upper Alton's old time business houses and Mr. and Mrs. Sims congratulated tomorrow by their friends upon their successful enterprise, enterprise,

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 26 Feb 1915, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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