Janice Stevenson, owner of Wackenhut Gartens, says people often guess that her store at Jackson and Lima Center roads was originally a church or a school. A former resident reported that people often knocked at his door thinking it was the township hall.
Ann Arbor News, September 15, 1956
CONSTRUCTION STARTS: Construction is shown underway here on a new Butterfield theater in the 1200 block of S. University Ave. This picture is shown looking toward S. University. The structure will be one floor and will seat about 1,000 persons. It is reportedly the first indoor theater built in Michigan in nearly 10 years.
Ann Arbor News, November 18, 1936
SMOKE HOUSE 102 YEARS OLD: The smoke house shown above was built in 1834 by Jacob Aprill on a farm which he took over from the government at that time. The present house was also built by the grandfather of the present owner, George Aprill, 80 years ago. The 329-acre farm lies along the Scio Church Rd.