22 Nov 1895 Claggett Saddle Tree

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22 Nov 1895 Claggett Saddle Tree - NOVEMBER 22. 1895. NO HEED FOR SADDLE-TREES...
NOVEMBER 22. 1895. NO HEED FOR SADDLE-TREES SADDLE-TREES SADDLE-TREES The Claggett Company At Jeffer-sonville Jeffer-sonville Jeffer-sonville Will Close Down. They Say the Bicycle Has Superseded Superseded the Horse the find and he by November to although SOUTHERN INDIANA NEWS. Another industry bas been practically ruined by the invasion of the bicycle. The Claggett Saddle-tree Saddle-tree Saddle-tree Company lessees lessees at the Prison South, In Jeff erson-vllle, erson-vllle, erson-vllle, have decided to close their plant and dispense with the services of nearly 100 convicts. Notwithstanding the business business is protected by a trust, there as been a steady decline and there is little demand for saddle-trees. saddle-trees. saddle-trees. The manufacturers manufacturers say that bicycles have become so popular that horseback riding is indulged indulged in to no great extent, and consequently consequently the sale of saddles is curtailed. The company has many thousands of trees on hand. By December 1 the company company will have its affairs nearly closed. A few men will still continue to work ta unfinished trees. U . A reorganisation of the Highland Railway Railway Company at New Albany has been effected, and the following officers were elected: Henry Terstegge, President; John II. Shrader. Vice President; Charles and

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 22 Nov 1895, Fri,
  3. Page 8

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