St. Louis directory :
Abbreviations Used In This Directory.

ab.above abore,

szt. agent,

al.alley alley,

azt. assistant,

ag. aveune,

bel.below below,

b.between or bet.between between,

bidg.building building

blk.black black,

col'dcolored colored,

com.commission merchantmercommission merchant commission mer
chant,

c.corner corner,

ct.court court,

e.east east,

es.east side est side,

est.estate estate

forwd.forwarding forwarding,

indep.independent independent,

insp.inspector inspector,

la.lane lane,

lab.laborer labores

mkr.maker maker,

mnfr.manufacturer manufacturer,

n.north north,

ne.northeast north east,

nsnorth side north side,

nw.north west north west,

opopposite opposite

pk.park psik,

plplace plasce,

P.post officeO.post office post office

pres.president president,

prod.produce produce,

provprovision provision,

pub.public public,

bds.boards boards,

r.residence residence,

rd.road road,

s.south south,

se.southeast south east,

ss.south side south side,

sw.south west south west,

sec.secretary secretary,

supt.superintendant superintendent,

trans,transportation transportion,

treas,treasurer treaserer,

w.west west,

ws.west side west side.