Blair Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Blair Corporation

    WARREN, Pa., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Blair Corporation (Amex:   BL)
 (http://www.blair.com), a national catalog and direct mail marketer of women's
 and men's apparel and home products, today announced that on April 17, 2001
 the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.15 per share on
 the No Par Common Stock of the Company.  The dividend will be payable on June
 15, 2001 to stockholders of record as of May 15, 2001.
 
     ABOUT BLAIR
     Headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania, Blair Corporation sells fashion
 apparel for men and women and a broad range of home products, primarily
 through direct mail merchandising. Catalogs and letter-style promotions
 depicting a broad array of women's and men's apparel and home products are
 mailed directly to existing and prospective customers. The Company also
 markets through its website at http://www.blair.com, in addition to other
 websites. Blair Corporation employs over 2,500 people and operates facilities
 in Erie, Franklin and Grove City, Pennsylvania as well as Wilmington,
 Delaware. The company, which has annual sales of more than $500 million, is
 publicly traded on the American Stock Exchange (Amex:   BL).
 
 

SOURCE Blair Corporation
    WARREN, Pa., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Blair Corporation (Amex:   BL)
 (http://www.blair.com), a national catalog and direct mail marketer of women's
 and men's apparel and home products, today announced that on April 17, 2001
 the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.15 per share on
 the No Par Common Stock of the Company.  The dividend will be payable on June
 15, 2001 to stockholders of record as of May 15, 2001.
 
     ABOUT BLAIR
     Headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania, Blair Corporation sells fashion
 apparel for men and women and a broad range of home products, primarily
 through direct mail merchandising. Catalogs and letter-style promotions
 depicting a broad array of women's and men's apparel and home products are
 mailed directly to existing and prospective customers. The Company also
 markets through its website at http://www.blair.com, in addition to other
 websites. Blair Corporation employs over 2,500 people and operates facilities
 in Erie, Franklin and Grove City, Pennsylvania as well as Wilmington,
 Delaware. The company, which has annual sales of more than $500 million, is
 publicly traded on the American Stock Exchange (Amex:   BL).
 
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