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Harness and  Shoe  Shop

Location: In Meads Hardware Store Block 4, lot 7 was owned by James Mead

Proprietor: Arnt Anda

Year Started: Ad was found in the 1905 County Paper

Year Ended: 1906

History of Business: J. A. Mead succeeded E. W. Stein in the harness and heavy hardware business. In 1906 James A. Mead loaded up his household goods, dogs, and colt and moved to Stanley, North Dakota to make his future home. He intended to enter into the grain business there and later branch out into real estate. The business was closed following his departure from Manfred.