The Saint Louis business directory for 1853-4 /
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HermanStrachauer, , Assistant .
JosRamsay, , Teacher of Music .
W. G.Yates, , Sup’t of Work Department .
Mrs. E. W.Whelan, , Matron .

This Institution was incorporated by act of the Legislature, approved
27th Feb. 1851. The blind of both sexes are instructed in the various
branches of education, by the most approved methods for imparting in-
struction to that unfortunate class; and different kinds of useful labor, by
which they may earn a livelihood after leaving the institution. The
blind poor of the State of Missouri are admitted free of charge. Those
from other States, and those belonging to the State, who are able to pay,
are charged $150 per annum, which includes all charges for board and
education, &c. The vacation of the Institution is from the first Mon-
day in July, to the first Monday in September.

Number of pupils at present in the Institution, 15.

Visiters admitted every day in the week, except Saturdays and Sun-
days, from 2 to 5, P. M.

Masonic Bodies in St. Louis.
(Hall corcorner Chesnut and Third streets.)
St. Louis Encampment, No. 1, meets 1st and 3d Monday.
Missouri Chapter, No. 1, meets 2d and 4th Monday.
Saint Louis Chapter, No. 8, meets 1st and 3d Friday.
Saint Louis Lodge, No. 20, meets 1st and 3d Tuesday,
Napthali Lodge, No. 25, meets 1st and 3d Wednesday.
Missouri Lodge, No. 1, meets 1st and 3d Thursday.
Geo. Washington Lodge, No. 9, meets 2d and 4th Tuesday.
Polar Star Lodge, No. 79, meets 2d and 4th Wednesday.
Mount Moriah Lodge, No. 40, meets 2d and 4th Thursday.
Beacon Lodge, No. 111, meets 4th Tuesday, at their hall, corcorner Broad-
way and Monroe st.
Board of Trustees meets 4th Saturday in each month.
Independent Order of Odd-Fellows.
Traveller’s Rest, No. 1, meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Lo-
cust sts, Mondays.
Wildey No. 2, meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Locust
sts, Tuesdays.
Germania, No. 3, meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Locust sts, Thursdays.
Saint Louis, No. 5, meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Locust sts, Saturdays.
Missouri, No. 11, meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Locust sts, Fridays.
Excelsior, No. 18, meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Locust sts, Wednesdays.
Laclede, No. 22, meets at their Hall, on Market, above Fourteenth st.
Wingenund, No. 27, meet at their Hall on Broadway above the Mound.
Goethe, No. 59, meets at their Hall, corcorner Chesnut and Second sts, over Ellis’ grocery, Wednesdays.
Degree Lodge meets at Odd-Fellows’ Hall, corcorner Fourth and Locust sts, 2d and 4th Thursdays.

Any information concerning the Order of Odd-Fellows, will be fur-
nished on application to S. G. Wheatley, Tobacco and Cigar dealer,
Fourth st, under Odd-Fellows’ Hall.