Blair Corporation (Amex: BL), a national catalog and direct mail marketer of women's and men's apparel and home products, today announced that 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 September 15, 2000 to stockholders of record as of August 16, 2000.

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 womenswear, menswear and home products are mailed directly to existing and prospective customers. Blair Corporation operates facilities in Erie and Franklin, Pennsylvania as well as Wilmington, Delaware.