W. S. Williams is the energetic proprietor of the Pacific elevator, with a capacity of 20,000 bushels, located on the Missouri Pacific railroad, this city. All kinds of grain and seeds are bought and shipped by Mr. Williams, and the shipments are extensive each year. He has owned this plant five years, and been prosperous, furnishing a ready, convenient market for all grains in this section. Recently his plant has received valuable improvements, including corn and flax cleaners, mill for grinding cornchop and mixed feeds. Besides this machinery, the elevator has received a new coat of paint and been otherwise nicely improved.
Source: Ottawa Daily Republican Sep 5-9, 1898
Name of Business: Pacific Elevator.
Date Business Began: c 1893
Persons: Williams, W. S.