Dear donbwash,
It came from Marble falls Texas.  
New Era Druggist Directorys
Marble Falls, Texas Burnet Cty.,
Population 635 in 1906
Michel & Co., E.G.
1911: Pop. 635
Michel, E.G.
1912:Pop. 1061
Michel, E.G.
1916: Pop.
Michel, E.G.
1921: Pop. 1061
Michel, E.G.
1930: Pop. 1,100
Michel, E.G.
1946: Pop. 650
Michel Pharmacy
"Marble Falls, Texas"
Dr. Michels All Herb Tonic
Purifing
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      C996-E7-21  C4952-S7-25       
The Baylor Alumni Directory
Michel Beth Angeline Ph G 1912 Marble Falls Texas
CLASS OF 1912 Dodd Ennis F Pharmacist 3816 Junius St Dallas Texas Featherston W B
Jr Pharmacist Cleburne Texas Lee Lawrence A Boulevard Drug Store Box 444 El Paso
Texas
Michel Beth Angeline Medical Student and Professor of Botany and
Pharmacognosy Baylor Department of Pharmacy 3411 Swiss Ave Dallas Texas
MD 1915
Morris Reginald H Bookkeeper Morris Ranch Texas Richburg Ernest W Pharmacist
Winnsborp Texas Taylor Walter B 1301 California St El Paso Texas
Michel's Drug Store Marble Falls Burnet County, Texas 30 34.306' N 98 16.656' W

Directions: Start at the intersection of 3rd Street and Main Street in Marble Falls. Go 1/3 block south on Main Street. The store is on
the right (west) side of Man Street, just past the Uptown Theater. 216 Main Street.

Text: Ernst Gustav Michel (1865-1930), a native of Germany, and his wife, Lillie Agnes, opened a drugstore at this site in 1891. After
fire destroyed the first store in 1905, Michel built a 3-story edifice here. The first floor housed the drugstore and soda fountain. The
second floor was an opera house with seating for 300 people. The top floor had the family's living quarters. That structure burned
in a fire that destroyed an entire city block in 1927. All four Michel children who lived to adulthood studied pharmacy. The Michel
family has operated a drugstore at this location since 1891.
1880 Federal Census: Gustave Michel (13) is listed as Grand Son in Fayette County, First Precinct, Texas.  Other family members
listed are Augusta Michel (19) Grand Daughter, Louis Michel (11) Grand Son, Irinsea? Michel (9) Grand Daughter,  Emile Carpenter
(6) Grand Son, Corrine Carpenter (4)  Grand Daughter,  Thomas Carpenter (2) Grand Son.  Augusta and Gustav were born in
Germany - the rest were born in Texas.  The person listed right before them is August Rasler 74 (Shoemaker) (Germany), who must
have been their Grand Father on their mother's side.
1900 Federal Census: E. Gus Michel is listed as Dealer / Drugs in Burnet County, Marble Falls, Texas.  He gave his age at the time as
34 years of age.  He was born September 1865 in Germany.  Living with him were his wife Lillie A. (28) (Texas), a daughter Beth A.
(6) (Texas), and a brother Louis E. (31) (Texas) listed as a Salesman / Drugs.  
1910 Federal Census: Ernst Gustav Michel is listed as Druggist / Own Store in Burnet County, Marble Falls, Texas.  He gave his age
at the time as 43 years of age.  Living with him on Avenue I were his wife Lillie A. (38) listed as Sales Lady / Drug Store, a daughter
Beth Angeline (16) listed as a Teacher / Public School, a daughter Bernetta C. (7) (Texas), a son Gus Bowers (3) (Texas), and a son
Ernst Grabow (1-3/12) (Texas).
Louie Michel is listed as Merchant / Drugs, Books, Etc. in Burnet County, Marble Falls, Texas.  He gave his age at the time as 40
years of age. Living with him on Avenue S were his wife  Freda (24) (Texas), a son Carl Louie (3) (Texas), and a daughter Marie
Freda (2) (Texas).
1920 Federal Census: E. Gustav Michel is listed as Druggist / Own Business in Burnet County, Marble Falls, Texas.  He gave his age
at the time as 53 years of age.  His family emigrated in 1867, and he became a naturalized citizen in 1919.  Living with him were his
wife Lillie (48), a daughter Bernetta (17), a son Gus Bowers (13), and a son E. G. Jr. (10).
1930 Federal Census: Ernest G. Michel is listed as Merchant / Drug Store in Burnet County, Marble Falls, Texas.  He gave his age at
the time as 63 years of age.  Living with him were his wife Lillie (58) listed as a Sales Woman / Drug Store, a son Ernest Grabow
(21) listed as a Salesman / Drug Store, a daughter in law Avis (26) (Texas) listed as Teacher / Public School, and a boarder Berta
Duncan (23) listed as Teacher / Public School.