Mitchell's mattress man returns home
When Harry Roberts, of Mitchell, saw a business opportunity, he took it.
Harry moved to Houston, Texas, where his two best friends were, Paul Stork and Steve Fendrich, and began a company called Mattress Firm. On July 4, 1986, Mattress Firm opened its first store in Houston. Mattress Firm celebrated its 28th anniversary over the Fourth of July this year.
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