The Hutchinson News

Me d i c i n e LodgeóBecause the

only r a i l r o a d t h r o u g h Gerlane is

b e i n g torn up, and the elevator

t h e r e will be left ten miles from

t h e n e a r e s t r a i l w a y , the F a n n e rs

C o o p e r a t i v e G r a i n Co., to Gerlane,

is being dissolved.

For 25 y e a r s this grain com-

9 " r o a n y has o p e r a t e d a l a r g e eleva-

^^\0T, owned by f a r m e r s ot the,

c o m m u n i t y , Tho b r a n c h ot Ihe

S a n t a Fe t h r o u g h Gerlane has

b e e n a b a n d o n e d now. The comp

a n y has called for bids on the

e l e v a t o r .

G e r l a n e is on the Santa Fe

b r a n c h between Medicine Lodge

a n d Kiowa, ten miles from here

in southeast B a r b e r county. The

l a s t census listed ten inhabitants