I've known the boy since the week he was born— from cribs, to toys, to basketballs, to girls.
Its chief manufactures are glass and porcelain, toys, gloves and chemicals, and the town has tanneries and saw-mills.
The mineral resources have been nearly exhausted, but the district is an important centre of small industries (glassware, earthenware, meerschaum-ware, iron castings and toys being among its principal products) and a favourite resort for tourists.
At North Fond du Lac, just beyond the city limits, are car-shops of the two last-mentioned railways, and in the city are manufactories of machinery, automobiles, wagons and carriages, awnings, leather, beer, flour, refrigerators, agricultural implements, toys and furniture.
Among the manufactures are toys, furniture, overalls and organs, the Estey and the Carpenter organs being made there.