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Dried Fruit Packer
Main Location

Edenvale, CA

1903 -


Location Years Address Details
Edenvale 1903-1907 Saddlebrook Drive


Mentioned in proceedings of thirtieth fruit-growers' convention , 1905.

William P. Lyon, founder in 1903 with Hayes Brothers, president in 1911. Also business manager for Mercury Publishing, so looks like a Hayes-controlled company. Operated fruit ranches as well as packing house according to Wisconsin alum magazine in 1904. Lyon sold his orchards to Norman Church Just after World War I, sold to Sanitary Fruit Company according to November 14, 1931 obituary in San Jose Mercury Herald.

Probably sold to Richmond Chase in 1918.