23rd September 2018

New tailor’s button: Harris & Boyd, Sydney

The Methodist, 3rd November 1923.

Mr H. E. Harris and Mr Omar Arthur Boyd operated as Harris & Boyd at 313 Pitt Street, Sydney, from around 1923 until 1929. Their slogan was “For a Better Suit”. Harris went on his own, but was in liquidation by 1931. He ¬†joined Mr H. V. Harris (presumably a relation) in the Eldon Chambers on Pitt Street in 1932-3.

Mr Boyd registered the name Harris & Boyd as a Limited company in 1936 which operated until 1975.

The Methodist,25th february 1933. Harris had left the partnership before this date.

 

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