Edwards' annual directory to the inhabitants, institutions, incorporated companies, business, business firms, manufacturing establishments, etc., in the city of Saint Louis
Downing & Emerson.

Messrs. WilliamDowning, and r.residence WatsonEmeradiij, compose the
firm of Downing & Emerson , wholesale dealers in boots and
shoes, No. 529 North Main street This house was established twenty-
ohe years ago, and for the last eighteen years the firm have occupied the
building in whidh the business is at present conducted. This is a pros-
perouA house, as well as ah bid one. The niianttfaetory is in Massa-
chusetts.