Advertising items; Hoops Tea Company; Letter; Ethel Francis Hoops (Blough); William Acton Hoops; Chicago; Pier 797; Dr. John Wright; Wawasee Yacht Club; Emma Bogue Hoops
Advertising items from the Hoops Tea Company (approx. 1900). William Acton Hoops, a native of Goshen, prospered in Chicago where he was an importer of teas, coffees and spices. He bought 4 lots (currently Pier 797) from Dr. John Wright (the...
Newspaper article; Ethel Hoops; Mac Blough; Milford; Lake Wawasee; cab
Newspaper article about Ethel Hoops and Mac Blough returning by cab from Milford to Lake Wawasee. During the ride, the cab driver crossed the railroad tracks at too fast a speed and injured both occupants.