Name valid June 4, 1910-. LC man. auth. cd. (hdg.: May Department Stores Company; inc. in 1910 to take over and operate Shoenberg Mercantile Co. of St. Louis; general office in St. Louis) Moody's Industr. Manual, 1985 (May Department Stores Company; inc. under laws of New York, June 4, 1910 to take over and operate under the same management as theretofore, Shoenberg Mercantile Co. of St. Louis, operating The Famous department store, fd. 1869, the May Shoe & Clothing Co. of Denver, Colo., fd. 1889, the May Co. of Cleveland, O., fd. 1899, and the May Real Estate & Investment Co. of St. Louis, Mo.)
Handwritten receipt from The May Company, undated .The receipt is for 2 shirts, 2 [illegible] word, 2 night [illegible] word at $10.28. The receipt was sold by no. 88. There is no signature. The back of the receipt reads: "The May Company America's Leading Outfitters, Denver, St. Louis, Cleveland, New York, Men's and Boy's Clothing, Hats, Shoes, and Haberdashery, Women's and Misses' SHOES, Trunks, Bags, Valises, and Leather Novelties, SPORTING GOODS, Our New Location Sixteenth and Champa Sts."