The Dallas Journal, Volume 53, 2007 Page: 21
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El Tivoli Place History
The following people were running the Dallas City and County government when El Tivoli was annexed
Mayor Woodall Rodgers 1937 - 1947
County Judge Al Templeton 1943 - 1945
County Clerk Ed H. Steger 1935 - 1962
Sheriff Richard A. (Smoot) Schmid 1933 - 1947
County Treasurer Thomas Goforth 1941 - 1948
Tax Assessor/Comptroller Ed Cobb 1934- 1947
Justice of the Peace Joe B. Brown, Sr. 1940 (resigned 1944, replaced by
W. E. Richburg)
I have tried to find the first occupants of the houses in the neighborhood. I have found a lot but one
of the city directories is missing. I have printed out the list so that you may look at it to see who was
living in your house at one time. E. D.
Dallas City Directories 1944-45:
2715 West Davis - Kucharo Construction Co - W F Kucharo - res. Des Moines, Iowa
2715 West Davis - Union Construction Co. - P C Fletter - res Des Moines, Iowa
707 Liberty - El Tivoli, Inc - A Pollard Simmons, pres - Ray R McKee, v-pres real estate
Dallas City Directories 1945-46
(No houses on Mateur St.)
El Tivoli, Inc - Beatrice Greenfield, sec/treas.
2724 El Tivoli Dr - [vacant] 86340-68 - 5 rm dwg - $2550.00 - Block # 3-5118 - Lot 12
2748 El Tivoli Dr - Thomas, Stan E - eng. Robert E McKee
2762 El Tivoli Dr - Marnock, Chas E - Irma - eng. Baker Hotel
2707 Overcrest - Finch, James R. - phone
2711 Overcrest - Davis, H , phone- sales mgr Standard Brands
2718 Overcrest - Morgan, Raymond B
2729 Overcrest - Foster, Samuel F - phone
2759 Overcrest - [vacant] - 86340-51 -5 rm dwg - $2550.00 - Block # 3-5118 - Lot 31
2765 Overcrest - Weeks, Leonard H (Gloria), div. tfc mgr Western Union
Dallas City Directories 1947/1948
( np = no phone)
EL TIVOLI DRIVE
2704 - Rich'd Donovan, phone
2710 - Clifford Glass
2711 - Wm B Hossley
2714 - Alice Young
2717 - Ray Hackney
2720 - Howard W Wadsworth
2724 - Mrs. Louise Grost
2730 - Frank H Patterson
2734 - Jack E Gallian
Dala Juna 2072
Dallas Journal 2007
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