Edwards' annual directory to the inhabitants, institutions, incorporated companies, business, business firms, manufacturing establishments, etc., in the city of Saint Louis
J. H. Wear & Co.

Messrs. J.H. Wear & Co.company , importers and jobbers of fancy dry
goods, hosiery, notions, etc.; are doing business at No. 319 Maim street.
This house was started in 1863, by Jas. H.Wear, and John w.west Hick-, , and by them continued- until the present time. : They have in their
employ fifteen persons, and their sales are up to the standard of bouses
of like character.