The J.H. Leyson Co., of Salt Lake City, Incorporated
Salt Lake City, Utah, Oct. 2.—Articles of incorporation of the J. H. Leyson Co. have been filed in the office of the County Clerk. The object of the company is to manufacture and sell, at wholesale and retail, watches, clocks and jewelry. The main place of business is at Salt Lake City, but branch houses may be established any place in the Territory.
The capital stock is placed at $100,000, divided into 1,000 shares of the par value of $100 each. The following are the incorporators and the amount of stock each has taken: John H. Leyson, 332; Alfred W. McCune. 332; William H. Davidson, 330; Joseph L. Rawlins, 3; Hugh Mauldin, 3. J. H Leyson is president. A. W. McCune vice-president, and W. H. Davidson secretary and treasurer, who form the board of three directors.
The term of the company's existence shall be from the date of its incorporation. There is the usual precaution that the private property of the stockholders shall not be liable for the corporate liabilities.
Source: The Jewelers' Circular and Horological Review - 7th October 1891
John Hill Leyson (b.1844) died at Hollywood, California on the 20th August 1924.