Dixon County extractions from the book titled

Mercantile Agency
Reference Book
( And Key )
With a list of Banks and Bankers, State Collection Laws, Maps, Etc.
January, 1910
R.G. Dun & Co.
Ponca, Dixon County
January, 1910
(R.D. to Vista)
Population 1,043 - A Banking Town
Anchor Grain Co....C+
(Branch of Minneapolis, Minn.)
Auge Wm....Hardware....F
Bank of Dixon County....E.E. Halstead, Pop'r....C
(Also Leeds Bank of Sioux City, Sioux City, Iowa)
Barber Mrs. Mary....Millinery....M
Barker P.W....G.S
Berry E.J....Harness....H
Carter E.C....Cigars....M
Clift S.D....Hotel & Bakery....M
Coats Mrs. A. E....Millinery....J
Cockerill F.W....Res't & Billiards....M
Cook C.O....Blacksmith....L
Davey J.M....G.S., & c....D+
Dierenfield E.H....Mus. Insts. & Toys....H
Drager John....Groc., & c
Edwards & Bradford Lumber Co....A+
(Branch of Sioux City, Iowa)
Farmers' Mill & Elevator Co
Gem Wm....Blacksmith....M
Groth Wm....Mfr. Cigars....K
Heydon N.P....Ag'l Implts....G
Jones Chas....Printer....M
Kingsbury & Kautz....Printers, & c....M
Klee Aug....Meat....H
Klick J.H....Pianos & Organs....M
Lister Wm....Meat....H
Lofgren Andrew....Tailor....H
McQuillen John....Grain....G
Mahoney Drug Co....W.M. Mahoney, Prop'r
Mikesell S.P....G.S. (d)....C
Morris J.J....G.S.....H
Ma?lle H. H.....Hardware (d)....G
Nelson D.J....Mfr. Brick....H
Northeastern Telephone, Co....D
Pletsch Frank....Boots & Shoes....L
Pelant F.R....Jewelry
Pomeroy & Fackelman....Groc. & Crockery....H
Ponca Furniture Store, J.A. Mohr, Prop'r....Retail
Rockwell A.F....Hotel....H
Sailor Jacob C....Blacksmith....M
Schmidt Wm....Marble....L
Sears Bros....Bakers....M
Stull Hiram....Livery....G
Townsend A.D....Drugs....J
Tucker John....Restaurant....K
Wernstrum John....Cigars, & c














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Key To Ratings
The letters to the far right of the  business type reflects  the Estimated Pecuniary Strength.

Aa....Over $1,000,000      A+....Over 750,000 
A......500,000 to 750,000  B+....300,000 to 500,000
B......200,000 to 300,000  C+....125,000 to 200,000
C......75,000 to 125,000    D+....50,000 to 75,000
D......35,000 to 50,000      E......20,000 to 35,000
F......10,000 to 20,000      G......5,000 to 10,000
H......3,000 to 5,000          J......2,000 to 3,000
K......1,000 to 2,000          L.......500 to 1,000
M......Less than 500






















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