Cool News

February 27, 1857

Ice for the summer: It is gratifying to know that there will be a full supply of this summer luxury during the warm weather, and that it will be furnished to our citizens at such a price as will come within the means of all. At considerable expense, the firm of Duval, Algeo & Co. has opened a spacious ice house on Beale street, near Shelby, and filled it with ice brought in barges from the North. We understand the price paid this summer will be one cent a pound …