Heffron Block 627 Main 1901
its history. Work has been started on two of the new building!. the la-kota la-kota la-kota company's cyanide plant, and the Michael Heffron business block. The former will be Bituated In the First ward and the latter will be the second second door below the Hullock hotel on Main tsreet, In the principal business part of the city. The contractors, Messrs. Tuplin and Evans, broke ground for the new Heffron building yesterday It is going going to be erected on the lot occupied by the two story frame building that was obliterated by tile a year ago. The contractors had a forcu of men on yesterday, building a tool am mor tar house, und commencing the exca vations. The new building will join the Swift syndicate building, known as the Ilrick saloon, and will be the same length. Mil feel, and with a width of 25 (eel. It Is lo be two sto i rles high, und built all of stone. Stone Cheaper Than Brick. In speaking of the new building yesterday, yesterday, Mr. Heffron said he decided to have it built of stone for two reasons. reasons. In the first place, he was Informed Informed by the bidders that stone would be cheaper than brick. In the escond j j ! I place It Is Impossible to secure build-j build-j build-j log brick lu the northern Hills at the present time, owing to the great di- di- 1 mands that have been made on the' local kilns, and bad ll been decided to build of brick and depend ou gen-home burners It would have been ne- ne- ceseary So wait until June or July be- be- fore the orders couM have been filled. I Mr. Heffron will receive the benefit j of a party wall on the south side of his building, he having received a deed to an Interest In the north wall of the Bwift nyndicate building recently. Tills will consequently be a good sired Having In the cost of building, as It will only be acessary to put up three walls K. P. Ward haw designed the new building, and will have charge of Its construction In the Interest of the owner.