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Just fifty years ago, to be exact February 15, 1855, Greenville was incorporated by special act of the Illinois Legis- lature. K Greenville practitioner for 40 years; a Yale graduate. The special act incorporat- ing the village clearly indicated that the town of Greenville was al- ready in existence, as a municipality, incorporated under the general laws in force at that time. The Captain fell, but soon arose and helped himself off the porch and then fell again. There was probably not another man so universally loved in the county as was Captain Mc Adams. Five or six men were seen to pass from the ■ house at the time, two more than were with the Provost Marshal. Sanner was arrested four miles southeast of Salem, 111., January 7, IS 62. He was brought to Greenville where he was an object of much curiosity. And there was really no especially mark- ed advancement until the industrial period of a few years ago swept over the city and the era of factories dawned in Greenville. Since then the advancement has been by rapid strides and the city is eagerly seek- ing the rolling lands to the north- east, east, southeast, and south, where modern homes are almost daily being built. The funeral was held at the court house, addresses being made by the Rever- end G. Business increas- ed, brick blocks replaced frame buildings in the business center and an uncertain and transient trade be- came augmented and permanent. During the year 1869 no less than 75 buildings were erected in Green- ville — more than all the improve- ments of the previous decade. Buie's addition to his store, Holies and Sons' brick bank building, the brick with the mansard roof by Wm. Smith & Co., known later as the National Bank building, and many other busi- ness houses, besides residences, as well as two new flouring mills, one by Mc Lain and Wafer and the other by C. In 1S7G, the centennial year, the Greenville Advocate paid special attention to the early history of the city and county, and through the efforts of the Reverend Thomas W. Greenville then had three banks, the First National, Bradford's and Holies'. ■^S/ E are now coming rapilly to ' ' days well remembered by many people who now live in Green- ville and as we approach the pres- ent there is less to be said, without going into an exhaustive resume of the times. Allen, Deceased, Who came to Greenville in 1855, and formed a partnership with Dr. This was a good year for wheat, for the local papers tell us that in one week the last of July ISSO, two Greenville banks paid out ,245 for wheat and this did not include the business of the mills and small buyers. THE opening of this decade marks a new era in the history of Greenville.
The Green- ville Milk Condensing Company commenced operations in 1902, but all these have enlarged and are still enlarging and their history in detail is given elsewhere In this vol- ume. by the first ordinances passed by the present board of trustees of said town, which said ordinances are hereby legalized for that pur- pose." Section 5, of the same act, provid- ed that "the corporate powers and duties of said town shall be vested in five persons, who shall form a board for the transaction of busi- ness, and the persons who may be in office as trustees of said town under the general incorporation act of this state shall, after the passage of this act, be deemed to hold their offices by virtue of this act until the first Monday in May, 1S55, and un- til their successors In office are elected and qualified, and to dis- charge their duties in conformity to this act." There are no records of the doings and acts of the board prior to the act of 1855, and the first three years records of the new board, from 1855 to 1858 have been lost and diligent research has failed to reveal who were the first officers under the special act of 1855, but from old newspaper files the names of the officers from 1856 to 185 8 have been obtained and the city records, complete from 1858 to date supply the necessary information from that time to date. Old stage coach lines offered no chance for an expans Ka of business of any kind. Carroll Historical Souvenir of Greenville, Illinois. At eight o'clock Sunday evening April 17, ISSO, a terrific wind storm broke over Greenville and great was the damage resulting. rather its evolution from the log cabin in 1815 to the growing city of today, has been the result of carefully laid plans and persistent execution of those plans. It was in the period of the nineties that nearly all of Greenville's present thriving indus- tries were launched. But with the railroad came progress and ex- pansion. The steeple of the Methodist church was blown off, as was also the roof of the National Bank building and many business houses and resi- dences were damaged: in fact but few escaped. The storm was the third tornado to visit the city within the year, the others being of lesser importance. As early as March, 1890, the busi- ness men organized and subscribed money for the purpose of a'lvertis- ing Greenville in the eastern papers. horsethief and operated in Bond, Montgomery and Fayette counties. The attacking party numbered six hundred, in- cluding those from Montgomery county. \Vi LLi.\M Morris, A pioneer real estate man, now de- ceased. a band of Greenville and Bond county men formed a party to attack Clingman, who was thought to be encampei near Van Burensburg from fifty to one thousand strong.