DOWNING & BOGARDUS--Wholesale and Retail Dealers in Hay, Straw, Grain, Flour, Feed, Salt, Plaster, Etc. Franklin Square. (At the river.) Identified with the business life of Hudson for the past eleven years has been the firm of Messrs. Downing & Bogardus, the members of which are D. B. Downing and A. F. Bogardus. The business, which is the largest of its kind in the city, is in a position to handle orders of any quantity. Receiving in carload and shipload lots from the mills and producers, they are therefore able to save their customers time and money. A large stock is carried at all times, and their five-story building has ample storage capacity to hold and facilitate the rapid handling of goods. Messrs. Downing and Bogardus are business men who believe in building up a patronage that will stand by them, and are therefore able to quote prices to their customers wherein it is of advantage to them to trade here.
|Franklin Square today|
|The large building at the center of this historic photo may be Downing & Bogardus|