Source: North Manchester Journal, January 25, 1894

On Monday H.U. Byrer bought the interest of his partner, B.F. Howard, in the grocery business which he will continue alone. He is an energetic young man and we wish him success. Mr. Howard thinks of locating in the gas belt and we also wish him success.

Source: Wabash County Directory for 1894, Display Ad:

H.U. BYRER. Wholesale and Retail Groceries and Queensware.
Highest Price Paid for Produce.
North Manchester, Ind.