Daytona Beach, Florida
and M. Converse (formerly
Approx. 200 words. Sept. 28, 1930
The el and tumbejr ComBa, a corporation, manufactures
rouh and dressed pine lumber-monthly capacity approximately
100,000 feet. Sales method. jobbers and retailers. J(De. Lan
Cormiok is president and J. Willis yoCoriok, Aeoretary and
CDeaod arnaoturinR Comooa (rp L. Moreland, o ner)
located at 410 N. Spring Garden Ave., anufactures around 300
oaskets monthly, selling direct to undertakers.
DeLand Citnus L roers AssCoiationo a corporation,, mlo ted
on W. Michigan Ave., packs citrus fruit under the trade names,of
"Canaryu and drollege Maidu, selling throu exchange. The aapproxi-
ate daily output is m2,000 boxes. 0.an. Morse is president, M. E.
Hazen, vice-president and J. L. Carr, secretary-treasurer.
Ane unusual mall industry is the Florida Palmetto Fibre
Co. (subsidiary of Ox Mibre Brush Co. Ino. of Frederick, Md.),
located tn Benson Junotion; turn right at railroad 7.0 miles south
of Orange City on U. 8. #17.
MNUrFACTURING & INDUSTRnY 83Y
Researohed by Rubye K. Goebel,
and M. Converse, (formerly
Daytona Beaoh, Florida
Product: Fibre used in making brooms and brushes. The
only products they actually manufacture are whisk brooms of various
sizes. The fibre is gathered from cabbage palmettos by individuals
or groups, non-employoes of the company, and treated at the plant.
The Company is a corporation within itself, owning all the building
which, exclusive of the f..otory, are: office building, post office,
store, 18 colored dwellings and 4 white residences. The location
is on both the Florida East Coast and Atlantic Coast Line Railroads,
and shipments are made to all parts of the United States. The plant
is in operation 9 months each year, and has been located there about
8 years. Mr. J. A. right is present general maAager.
By Rubyi K. Ooebel, Sr. Intvr.
U. Oonveroe, formerr rewriter)
9ept, 28, 1936
MANU :ACTURINt & IiXtn1rYr #632
DAYTOA BEACH, ILOOJRI)A
Florida Xndustrial 0trectory, 1935-i190
Pub. 'The ftoord Co.. St. AU~gutine, Fla.
Uaytona Bo.ah QChamber of Oo meroe.
Interview Yith: Mr. J. 0. Mitohell,
(Conlnected with )la. palmotto
Fibre Oo. Denson Junotion)