A contributor in Lincoln, Neb., dug up this archival item from the Lincoln Journal Star of Friday, June 15, 1951:
York Grain Elevator Work Proceeds Well
YORK, Neb. (UP). York’s new grain elevator had reached a height of about 95 feet and is continuing to grow about 6 feet each 24 hours.
Heavy rains of the last few weeks have hindered work somewhat, but progress was considered “good.”