August 23, 1945

Official announcemen6 of the safe of the Hotel Fassett, Wellsville, to the Hotel Emery Corporation of Bradford, Pa was made August 14 by E. F. Gee, popular Wellsville man who has operated the hotel for the past 27 years.

Joseph S. Mumma of Dayton, Ohio, and experienced restaurant and hotel man, will be the residence manager. He plans to give special attention to the restaurant end of the operation and also will have charge of extensive renovations and alterations as soon as materials and labor are available.

The original hotel was built about 1870 by I. N. Fassett.

Transcribed by Joanne LaForge, volunteer