News: Levis, Old Dells Dam Bridge (1954)

Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon


Surnames: Schultz 

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) February 11, 1954 

Levis, Old Dells Dam Bridge (1954) 

Erectors ‘Lost Shirt’ on Old Dells Dam Bridge in 1918 - Bridge now to be removed, cost $6,666.66 and was erected by hand - Possibly the one man who has had the most to do with the old Dells Dam Bridge over Black River, now to be torn down, is Guy Schultz, chairman of the Town of Levis. 

He helped to erect it in 1918.  He has looked out on it every day, from his farm house nearby.  And he presided at the Levis town board meeting when the sale to Phillips of Eau Claire was arranged.   

The bridge, for which the Town of Levis is getting $900, was erected in 1918 at a cost of exactly $6,666.66.  Where all those (the rest of the story is missing Dmk) (Note this bridge was on Highway 95.) 



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