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1891 Business established
1912 The J Sears and Co (True-Form Boot Co) Ltd was incorporated as a going concern to carry on the business carried on under the name of J Sears and Co and the True-Form Boot Co by John George Sears and William Thomas Sears, at the Factory, Northampton and numerous retail establishments around the country
Late 1950s Became part of British Shoe Corporation