Guerdon Schumacher bought the R.L. Johnson Insurance Agency January of 1953 and became known as the Schumacher Insurance Agency.
The office was in the basement of the R.L. Johnson Home. The office was moved to the Beaverton Hotel for a short time. Elsie Russell was the first secretary. Six months after the agency was purchased, R.L. Johnson passed away and the agency was moved back to the basement and Guerdon and Paula Schumacher purchased the home.