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Catalog Number 1977.118.17
Object Name Invoice
Title Invoice to Mr. Thomas from John Risk, Family Grocer
Date 04/06/1871
Year Range from 1871
Year Range to 1871
Description Invoice; black print and ink on rectangular off-white paper.
Addressed to Mr. Thomas and dated April 6th, 1871. Issued by John Risk, Grocer. In top half is printed the name of the business and location, date, and customer's name. The lower half is lined with blue horizontal lines. Red printed vertical lines form six columns, in which three purchases are listed with their prices and the balance owing and paid.
"No. 1 Day's Block, Guelph, Ont. / BOUGHT OF JOHN RISK, FAMILY GROCER, DEALER IN WINES & LIQUORS, CROCKERY & GLASSWARE."
In handwritten ink:
"28 Timothy 2.94/ 40 Clover 4.12 / 1 Bbl Salt 1.35 / $8.41 / Recd. Payment John Risk per Ryan."
People Risk, John
Thomas, Mr.
Search Terms Day's Block
Risk (John) Grocer
Subjects ACCOUNTING
COMMERCIAL - GROCERS
Dimensions 21 x 16.5 cm. - L x W