Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co., ad – May 1927

Change of company name and logo.

Source: The Rockford Furniture Herald, May 1927, page Eighteen

The name Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co. was in the newspaper in June 1927 and January 1928, as exhibiting at furniture marts, but not in any articles about change of ownership, etc.

Nilson, David V (wife Amy M) president Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co. and (owner of Blue Line Transfer Co.) also machinery and house moving and house wrecking business 418 S Main and residence 120 N Highland Ave.  Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1928, p605

Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co., D V Nilson, president; E C Jacobson v-pres; J F Jacobson sec-treas; furniture manufacturers; 905 9th St.  Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1928 p605

 

 

Empire-Co-operative Associated (furniture) factories – April 1927

Source:  The Rockford Furniture Herald, April, 1927, Page Thirteen

Empire-Co-operative Associated Factories:

Empire Manufacturing Co., C J Lundberg, president; H K T Wright, vice-president; K W Lundberg sec-treas; 2500 11th St.

Co-operative Furniture Co., Paul Stitch, president; J F Jacobson, sec-treas; manufacturers, 905 9th St.

Source: 1927 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory

Empire – Co-operative Furniture Company, ad – March 1927

Source:  The Rockford Furniture Herald, March 1927, Vol. 3, No. 4, Inside Front Cover

Empire Mfg. Co., C J Lundberg, pres; H K T Wright v-pres; K W Lundberg, sec-treas; 2500  11th St.

Co-operative Furniture Co., Paul Stich, pres; J F Jacobson, sec treas; mfrs 905 9th St.,

Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1927