Criss, J. L.
The following data is extracted from Historical and Biographical Sketches of Sac County, Iowa - Sac City.
J.L. Criss, merchant, was born in Wis., in 1846; came with parents to Sac City, Ia., in 1856. He engaged in business at Grant City, remained one year, then moved to this city. He has a fine store, and carries a full stock of dry goods, groceries, boots, shoes, etc. He employs three clerks and does an extensive business. He has a branch store at Early, Ia., which is managed by F. Rhodes.
Source: Historical and Biographical Sketches of Sac County, Iowa - Sac City