HUMBOLDT. Guffey & Galey finished their well on the Williamburg farm, three miles north of Humboldt on the Neosho river, and obtained a good flow of oil, estimated at sixty barrels a day. This is the third producer of petroleum in the vicinity of Humboldt and shows an extension of the territory in southeast Kansas from Wilson and Montgomery counties.
The Hutchinson Gazette, Hutchinson KS. Thursday, January 31, 1895. Page 3. (c) Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.