This is a March 1915 newspaper advertisement for Jackson Shibla & Co Blacksmiths and Wheelrights located on Franklin Avenue Seaside Heights NJ
Seaside Heights NJ Newspaper Advertisement Friday February 26, 1915
Seaside Heights: Interesting Items Picked Up in the Borough about the People You Know
– Mr. Robt. F. Cummings was among the Sunday visitors here.
– Mr. and Mrs. C. Milton Stimis, of East Orange, opened their cottage over the holiday.
– Mrs. Graham and her daughter, Miss Anna Graham, of Philadelphia, were among recent visitors.
– Miss Mary Kirpatrick is visiting her neice, Mrs. Chas. Brookfield, near Camden.
– Mr. George Todd, of Philadelphia, was here on Sunday and inspected his cottage which escaped damage during recent storms.
– Mr. and Mrs. W.L. Raage and family, of West Orange, who have been spending a few days here have returned to their home.
– Mr. and Mrs. Howard M. Keough, and their little daughter, Reba, and Mrs. Graham, all of Philadelphia, are spending a few days here.
– Mr. George Kykes, of Philadelphia, was the recent guest at the home of his brother, Mr. Frank R. Sykes, on Simson Ave.
– Quite a few of ur people attended the ball at Seaside Park, Monday night. All declared they had a fine time.
– The Camp Fire Girls will give an ice cream and cake party sale in the first floor of the Union Church on March 15 at 7:30 PM.
– Mr. William Hunter of Philadelphia secretary of the Seaside Building & Loan Association visited here on Sunday.
– Mr. Arthur R. Meyers, the popular captain of the fish pound, visited Philadelphia during the week and mixed business with pleasure. He will present a report later and his friends insist on a detailed one.
– Since our friend Jess rescured himself from a watery grave (tell it not that it was a barrel of water) Uncle Sam heard of the feat and appointed him a member of the Coast Guad Service. If Uncle Sam had known how he treated his friends on the bay last winter he would have made him a captain.
– Mr. and Mrs. C. Milton Stimis of East Orange spend the weekend and Washingtons birthday here. They were accompanied by their son Mr. Harvey Stimis, Mrs. Stimis and baby, and Mr. Joseph Hauser. This was the first visit of Mr. Hauser who is a brother of Messrs. George and William Hauser to Seaside Heights and he was delighted with the Town.
Seaside Heights NJ Newspaper Article Friday February 19, 1915
Seaside Heights – Interesting Items Picked up in the Borough about the People You Know
– Mr. and Mrs. W.L Ramage and children, of West Orange, NJ are spending a few days here.
– Although Buz took a very short ride on Tuesday night she will never forget it.
– The Literary Society will hold their next meeting Tuesday evening Feb. 23, in the first floor of the Union Church. A very interesting program has been prepared.
– Yes, we all like pie.
– William King, who has been in charge of the barber shop of Chas. Stults, is about to leave. r. Stults will probably arrange to stay here personally and make this his permanent home.
– Mrs. Anna R. Towers, who formerly had charge of the cooking and dining room at the Sumner Hotel is stopping with friends at Norristown, Pa. Mrs. Towers left here on account of illness and her many friends will be sorry to hear that she has not improved in health.
– The Pennsylvania Railroad has arranged to make an application to the Public Utility Commission for permission to construct a crossing over the tracks at Sherman avenue and and to place a siding on the western side of the tracks for the Barnegat Ice Manufacturing Co.
– Builder J.C Tindall has obtained a contract to errect a hansome bungalow on Sheridan avenue for Mr. J. Leslie Boughnerk of Newark. The bungalow will be of frame construction with cement block foundations and the plans shows that it will be one of the hansomest in the town. Mr. Frank Tindall had the contract signed in Newark on Saturday.
– A most mysterious Valentine party was enjoyed by quite a few, Friday evening at the Marcy’s house. The mysterious part is that noboby knows who gave it, not even Mrs. Marcy, who received a note from the DSC. which included a sample of inivitation and list of people to be invited, asking if her house could be used and of course she consented. But who and what and is and are the D.S.C.? The evening was spent in doing all kind of Valentine stunts which extended into the Wee sma hours of the morning. Those who enjoyed the mysteriousness were: Mr. and Mrs. R. Lemon, Mr. and Mrs. R.M. Milne, Mr. and Mrs. J. Clayton, Mr. and Mrs, Hilbert, Mrs. and Mrs. N.E. Rex, Mr. and Mrs A. Hall, Mrs. Miller, Mrs. O. Bunnel and daughter, Florence, the Misses. Eva, Bessie and Mame Rich, Sara McNicholl, Reta Bowen, and Ruth Garrahan, Messrs. Elbert Tindall, Henry and Edward Meierdierck, Otis Tilton, Henry Garrahan, Joseph Potter, Clarance Wilbert and Alfred Mathis. Those who carried home the prizes were N.E. Rex, First; Elbert Tindall, Second; Joseph Potter, third, and Henry Meierdierck, booby.
Flagraising – Washington Birthday
On Washington’s Birthday there will be a flag raising at the new public school at 1 o’clock in the afternoon. An appropriate program has been arranged. A chorus of school children will sing and addresses will be made by Mayor Kramer and others.
Dance Class Night
A Dance Class Night, in connection with the Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Company, was held in the Sheridan House on Thursday evening and was well attended. A permanant organization was formed with George Holland, chairman; P.A. Zisgen, treasurer; N.E. Rex, secretary; Elbert Tindall, Jesse Clayton, R.M. Milne, Daniel Allen, rustees. Among those present were mr. and Mrs. Jesse Clayton, mr. and Mrs. R.M. Milne, Elbert W. Tindall, P.A. Zisgen, mr. and Mrs George Holland, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Stults, mr. and Mrs. C.D. Anthony, SA Tollins, George M Endres, Mrs. M. Hibler, Chas Koch, Frank Hewitt, Miss Estella Hewitt, Clifford Brown, and Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Allen, Miss Lucy Jene, Miss Florence Bunnell, Roy D. anthony, Miss E. J. Rich, Mrs. Anna W. Hall, Miss Bess Rich, Henry Meiderick, Mrs Ema E. Rex, Mrs. Olive Bunnell, Mrs. Ivy G. Marcy, Miss Ruth Garahan, Mrs. George Hauser, mrs. Koch, Mrs. F.J.S Sayles, E. Meierdierck, H.W. applegate, Otis Tilton, Mr. and Mrs, Mr. and Mrs. Daniel McCormick, Miss Mame Rich, Miss Sara McNicholl, Jas. Holland.
BRIDGE REPAIRS WILL BE RUSHED
At a meeting of the Bridge company on Saturday the directors decided tto have the necessary repairs made to the bridge and to expedite the work so as t open the great bay highway for travel at the earliest possible date.
According t the directors of the Bridge Company they will seek to hold the original conractors for the construction of the bridge liable for the cost of the repair work. Estimates showed that it will not take more than a few weeks, possibly four, to make the needed repairs. This work was begun during the week and is being rushed to completion.
The opinion of the Bridge Company directors was that the bridge will be in good shape for opening in the early part of April, or probably during the latter part of March so that even the early summer travel will be accommodated.
Seaside Heights NJ Newspaper Article
Friday February 12, 1915
Seaside Heights – Interesting Items Picked Up in the Borough about People You know.
– Miss Sara McNicholl* spent the week-end with friends at Toms River. (*My Grandmother)
– Mrs. Robert Milne was a Toms River visitor during the week.
– Mr. C. Shultz and family are visiting in Newark.
– The Ladies of the D.S.C. enjoyed a walk from Seaside Park to Seaside Heights Saturday Evening.
– Dr. George A. Jennings, Mrs. Jennings, and daughter, of Mt. Holly spent Wednesday here.
– The Seaside Heights Litery Society met on Tuesday evenning, adopted by-laws and transacted other business.
– A typewriter company has presented mr. Fredk. J.S. Sayles with a handsome gold watch.
– The Camp Fire Girls held a well attended meetin at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence D. Anthony.
– Miss. M.H. Esher has returned here from a visit to her parents in Philadelphia.
– Miss Olive Zisgen, of Arlington, Enjoyed a few days vacation at the home of her sister, Mrs. Christian J. Hiering.
– The First Troop of Boy Scouts had several drills during the week and they are making very rapid progress in learning the Morse code.
– Mrs. Anna M. Hall is with us again. She like Seaside Heights so well that it is trying for her to live in Philadelphia.
– Mr. Karl Weigand, of Philadelphia and one of the summer visitors here, has been given a contract to equip the new public school with window shades.
– Mr. and Mrs. John Whealon and daughter of Philadelphia were sunday visitors. Mr. Whealon has built a store and intends opening for business during the present season.
– The weather has been so very mild here during the past few days that it looks as if summer was about to visit before schedule time. The sunshine these days ought to make everybody happy – even the chronic grouch.
– A meeting of the Bridge Company will be held in Toms River to-morrow (Saturday) when it is expected that definite arrangements will be made to make the necessary bridge repairs.
– Mrs. A.R. Towers who has been associated with the Sumner Hotel in charge of the dining room since last summer, has been ill for some time and has gone to Philadelphia for a rest.
– The organization of the Q.T. Club is making rapid progress. It is composed entirely of ladies and in a short time it is expected that it will be one of the most progressive clubs in the town.
– The newly formed dancing class met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. C.G. Marcy on Wednesday night and dancing continuted until a late hour. Some new steps were learned. What became of Mr. and Mrs. R.M. Milne and Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Allen? They were badly missed.
– At a meeting on Thursday at the home of Mrs. Kramer, Sr. Hamilton avenue, a society was organized for Home and Foreign Missions. The following officers were elected; Mrs. Harry Kramer, president; Mrs. C.D. Anthony, corresponding secretary for the Foreign Mission; Mrs. W.H. Magill, secretary; The other officers and committees will be appointed later.
– Now is the time to make preparations for your summer homes. The builders along this section of the coast are planning for one of the busiest seasons they have had in years and a larger number of people than ever are making arrangements to have their seashore cottages and bungalows built ON TIME. Do not leave the building of your summer bungalow or cottage to the last minute. Now is the time to make your plans and to give out the contract for building.
Newspaper Article: SEASIDE HEGHTS, N.J.. FRIDAY JANUARY 8, 1915
Interesting Items Picked up in Borough about the People You Know.
– Mr. Daniel J. Klee of West Philadelphia, visited his cottage on Sunday.
– Mr. Alfred Hiering spent the holidays with his parents.
– Ask some of the married men how it feels to “bach” it these days.
– Mr. Edward Trill of Philadelphia, was a Sunday Visitor.
– Mrs. N.E. Rex, who has been visiting friends in Philadelphia for two weeks has returned home.
– Mr. Christian Hiering and his son, Christian J. Hiering, were Toms River visitors on Monday.
– Mr. and Mrs. Gifford have rented and are occupying the cottage of A.C. Lewis on Franklin Ave.
– Mr. Clarance D. Anthony was a Toms River visitor on Monday, attending the meeting of the Ocean County Liquor Dealers Association.
– Mr. F.C. Goodwin has resigned as a member of the Board of Health. This became necessary when he was sworn in as a member of Council.
– At the Sunday School election on Sunday Mr. Harry Kramer was elected superintendent in place of Mr. J.C. Tindall. John Barnes was elected assistant superintendent.
– At a congregational meeting of the Union Church, held on Wednesday evening, Miss M.H. Esher was elected treasurer instead of Clyde G. Marcy who resigned. The election of the other officers was postponed until an adjourned meeting to be held in two weeks.
– Dr. Wm. F. Crolins of Philadelphia Mrs. Crolins, and their children spent the weekend at their cottage on Lincoln. They declare there is no place like seaside to spend a few days vacation at any season of the year.
– Evangelist Edgar II Carne, who has been very successful in conducting services at the Union Church here, has returned to the Missionary Institute at Nyack, N.Y.. where he will resume his studies for the ministry. Mr. Carne is a young man of great promise and has made many friends in Seaside Heights.
– The Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Company transacted quite a good deal of business on Monday evening. Several committees were appointed to look after the good and welfare of the Fire Company and to assist in making every undertaking a success. At the conclusion of the business there was a little “set-out”, a few visitors invited by Mayor Kramer. The Mayor enjoyed himself and for the evening was “one of the boys”.
– Edward Schultze had a narrow escape from death on Tuesday when he fell twenty-two feet while at work on a house in Seaside Park which is being built by J.C. Tindall, of Seaside Heights. Mr. Schultze had his left eye badly injured. Also his left arm and side. His clothing was torn. A small shed in which Mr. Schultze struck as he fell broke the fall. He struck the shed with such force that one end of the shanty was torn away. Ir was caused by the foreman of the work removing a scaffold brace without notifying the men on the job.
Seaside Heights Newspaper Advertisements from Friday January 8, 1915
This is a bill for Street Improvements Seaside Heights NJ 1928 in the amount of $206.36. It was collected by W.F. Fetzer Collector.
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This is a 1927 Tax Bill for Seaside Heights NJ. W.F. Fetzer Tax Collector.
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This is a Seaside Heights NJ Water Department Bill for the year 1928 in the amount of $10.00. It was paid on Aug 10, 1928. W.F. Fetzer Collector.
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The below is a notice and for property owners to clear rubbish and weeds on their property in accordance with then new ordinance 114 to prevent fires. It is issued by L.A. Shepherd for a house on Fremont Avenue. It was postmarked Feb 1927.
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This is a Ca 1920s Brochure (believe mid to late 1920s) for the Borough of Seaside Heights NJ.
The Back of the brochure lists the borough officers and members of council.
Borough Officers: G. Gould Lawyer, Mayor; W. F. Fetzer, Treasurer and Collector; Mary A. Tindall, Clerk; H.M. Herbert, Building Inspector and Engineer; Frank B. Droughman, Chief of Police; Jackson Shibla, Assessor; Ira F. Smith, Solicitor, Otto Geiler, Recorder; W.T. Newbury, Auditor; D.J. Klee, Superintendent.
Members of Council: G. Mannschreck, Anton Steidle, Russell E. Gibson, James J. Miles, Patrick McDevitt, I.A. Shepherd.
The Center of the brochure lists some facts about Seaside Heights NJ at the time during Mid 1920s.
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