This is an image of Emma, Ruth, and Ethel Hoops and Bertha Bogue on the front porch of Linger Lodge in 1900. Emma Hoops is in the hammock, her sister, Bertha Bogue is standing at the rail, Ruth Hoops is on the left and Ethel Hoops is on the right
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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...