Today in historical past: Plans finalized to build modern picture house in Cadillac – Cadillac News

Oct. 20, 1917

All negotiations and preliminary preparations relating to an necessary enterprise enterprise for this metropolis have been concluded this morning, and the announcement has been licensed that $50,000 are to be expended in the development of a constructing for what's referred to as an up-to-date modern picture and vaudeville house. The placement of the brand new constructing will likely be on the southwest nook of Mitchell and Cass streets, the positioning now occupied by the Williams Brothers Firm workplace and the adjoining body constructing, now occupied by the Western Telegraph workplace and the specific corporations. The brand new constructing can have a frontage of 50 ft and a depth of 150 ft. 

Oct. 20, 1967

Completion of plans to consolidate operations of the 7-Up Bottling Co. of Western Michigan Inc., Holland and seven-Up Bottling Co. of Northern Michigan Inc., Cadillac have been introduced at this time. The merger is to be efficient Oct. 28, in accordance to a joint assertion by James F. Brooks, presidents of the Holland firm, and Sewell J. Fairbanks, president of the native agency. Fairbanks, who will change into vp in cost of the northern division of seven-Up Bottling Co. of Western Michigan, will proceed to be headquartered at Cadillac and Gerald Leach will proceed as his assistant in gross sales promotion. Each the Cadillac and Holland operations have been funded in the 1930s.

Oct. 20, 1992

St. Johns Furnishings Manufacturing unit will quickly be part of the rubble heap of previous industrial eras. However not earlier than all its historic significance is recorded. The Cadillac Council took a number of actions relating to the previous desk firm, constructed in 1905. It authorized a $249,000 demolition bid from Pisch Building. However earlier than the construction is razed, Henry and Henry, Preservation and Architectural Consultants of Lansing will full a historic research of the positioning at a low bid value of $6,302.

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