Rockford Country Club – Nov. 5, 1899

Rockford Country Club - 2

Source:  Rockford Morning Star Nov. 5, 1899

George C. Spafford was the president and treasurer of East Rockford Mantel Co/. and a cashier of Third National Bank.

William C. Taft was the manager of P Allen Taft Co., a watch case co.

Fred L. Tritle was the Northern Illinois Inspection Bureau, bds at The Nelson Hotel.

Rockford Republican Co.

Rockford Republican Co., H. H. Robinson, prest., Will J. Johnson, vice-prest., W. H. Worthington, secy., George C. Spafford, treas., Proprietors and publishers of the Morning, Evening, Weekly and Semi-Weekly Republican. Job Printing. 110-12 So. First St.

Source: 1892 Philippi’s Rockford City Directory

Blake Building, Third National Bank

Third National Bank and

Blake Building on photo left, and Third National Bank Building, photo right

Source: “Rockford, Illinois; Photo-Gravure Views and Brief Descriptive Sketch of the Forest City” Published by the Rockford Real Estate Exchange. 1893

Blake Block, 403 and 405 East State st.

Blake, George M., Attorney at Law and Notary Public. Pres’t Druggists Union Co. Office Blake Block, 405 E. State st., residence 530 Seminary.

Third National Bank of Rockford, A.C. Spafford, prest., George C. Spafford, cashier, Burt J. Chaney, ass’t. cashier, General Banking, 401 E. State st corner First st.

Source: Philippi’s Rockford City Directory for 1894-95