By Jean Verlich: CNJ news editor
Name: Moreno Custom Hats
Location: 2411 S. Prince St., U.S. Highway 70 mile marker 439
What they do: Custom-build felt hats in 10, 20, 30 and 100X quality, renovate felt hats, and sell Stetson and Resistol hats.
Who’s in charge: Ida Jo Moreno is the owner.
How long in business: about 15 years
Hours of business: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday
Contact: 762-2259, (800) 741-HATS (4287); e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site www.morenohats.com
Of note: They custom fit and build one-of-a-kind hats, from derbies to Tom Mix 10-gallon hats, with customers able to specify the size of the brim and crown. They have customers around the world, from rodeo queens to Texas Rangers.
It’s Their Business is compiled by CNJ News Editor Jean Verlich. She may be contacted at 763-6991, or by e-mail: