|Friday, January 20, 1899, Vol. 47, No. 52||The Newmarket Era||Page 6, col. 3|
Mr. Geo. Hopper has purchased a piece of land on the 5th Con. For the purpose of running his sawmill. We think he will regretThe venture appears to have been profitable for Mr. Hopper, see item in March 24, 1899 issue of The Newmarket Era. making the contract with the Metropolitan Railway Co., regarding the supplying of ties as there is hardly enough cedar in the township to make enough ties to extend from Newmarket to Beaverton.