Rush Creek Cheese Factory Annual Report for 1876

From files of the Allegany County Historian
Allegany County Democrat, January 19, 1877


RushCreekCheeseFactoryAnnualReportThe following is a statement of Rush Cheese Cheese Factory for the year 1876.


Whole number of Cheese made, 1185. Whole number of pounds of milk used 681,900. Total number of pounds of cheese made 67,498. Average number of pounds of milk to pounds of cheese, 10,1. Average price of cheese sold per pound 10cts.  Total amount received for cheese, $6928.01.  Total cost of making, $1012.48.  Cost of hauling, $83.22.  Other expenses, $6846.  Paid to J. Barns $6.  Total expenses $1170.19.  Balance divided among patrons $5757.82.