Starcraft Metal Boats; Chap Blackwell; Nancy Blough; Linger Lodge
These are avertisements for Starcraft Metal Boats, and the photos in those ads. The black and white photo is of Chap Blackwell and Nancy Blough (3rd generation at Linger Lodge) when they were dating around 1953.
Advertising items; Hoops Tea Company; Letter; Ethel Francis Hoops (Blough); William Acton Hoops; Chicago; Pier 797; Dr. John Wright; Wawasee Yacht Club; Emma Bogue Hoops
Advertising items from the Hoops Tea Company (approx. 1900). William Acton Hoops, a native of Goshen, prospered in Chicago where he was an importer of teas, coffees and spices. He bought 4 lots (currently Pier 797) from Dr. John Wright (the...
Newspaper article; boating incident; Wawasee; Ethel Hoops; Billy Hoops; Ruth Hoops; Mac Blough; Charnley cottage; WACO; Frances Rigdon; Mitchell Charnley
Newspaper article about a boating incident on Wawasee. Ten occupants (Ethel, Billy &Ruth Hoops, Mac Blough,) had left the Charnley cottage where they had attended a dinner party and were on their way to WACO when their boat (driven by Frances...
Newspaper article; Ethel Hoops; Mac Blough; Milford; Lake Wawasee; cab
Newspaper article about Ethel Hoops and Mac Blough returning by cab from Milford to Lake Wawasee. During the ride, the cab driver crossed the railroad tracks at too fast a speed and injured both occupants.