The Saint Louis directory for the years 1854-5 :

Money to Loin.

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Cash advanced on watches, jewelry,
Silver Ware, Dry Goods, and Personal Property gen-
erally, at the Checkered Office, Jvo. 19 Locust street, St.
Louis, J\lo. The oldest licensed Pawnbroker’s establishment in
the city.

J. S.Frel1Gh.,

Also,

Money to loan on Watches, Jewelry, and most kinds of Per-
sonal property, at No. 30 Vine street, a Branch of the above.

Private entrance from the alley in the rear.

J. S. Freligh & Son.