Tomes and Beard
1889 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore existing between us the undersigned, George Tomes and Thomas Beard, carrying on business at Heath Town, near Wolverhampton, in the county of Stafford, as Bicycle Manufacturers, is this day dissolved by mutual consent...'
Sources of Information
-  Gazette Issue 25980 published on the 4 October 1889. Page 18 of 56