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

Harlem Hills Country Club to Forest Hills Country Club 1934

Harlem Hills C C 2

Article above:  Rockford Morning Star Feb. 15, 1934


Harlem Hills CC - 3

Source:  The Rockford Republic April 9, 1921


Harlem Hills C C - 4

Source:  Rockford Republic June 30, 1921

University Club – Leases Forbes home

U Club Forbes

1939-40 architect for remodel of home to club: Willis Hubbard

University Club officers” Walter R. Shafer, Jr., President; Francis Hickey, secretary; Paul Stitch, treasurer, Francis Thayer, vice-president; Dr. F.L. Heinemeyer, K.L. Finkenstaedt, Harold Wolcott, Dave Connolly, John C. Stafford and Upton Bartlett, members of the board of directors.

Source: Rockford Morning Star 11/30/1939