Main St., No., 303

Gas and Electric Building built at this address in 1935.

“Catlin Rites Today” says Gas and Electric Building was built on the site of the Richings homestead.

Mrs. Catlin’s maiden name was Richings.

pre-1935 Smith Oil and Refining Co. owned Smith’s Gasoline, Oiling and Greasing Station.

Photo of the station in article, printed by Rockford Labor News 5/2/1075

Article is in Rockfordiana: Historic Houses and Landmarks – 3, p 43, on back side.