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Catalog Number 2002.27.23
Object Name Invoice
Title Invoice, The Guelph Herald
Date 10/01/1901
Year Range from 1901.0
Year Range to 1901.0
Description Invoice; Top third of the invoice gives information on the store. The rest of the invoice is lined and divided into 8 vertical columns by red and blue lines. This portion gives information on the items sold. There are two small holes punched into the top of the invoice. The text is printed in black or hand written in black ink and pencil. Top portion also has space for date and name of buyer, which are left to be filled in.
top portion, "THE WEEKLY HERALD ESTABLISHED 1847 $1.00 PER ANNUM Payable in Advance", found in both top corners, along the top center, " OFFICE OF THE GUELPH HERALD QUEBEC ST. EAST", all three of these areas of text are underlined, "Guelph, Ont., 1 October 1901 Mr W. H. Saunders", "To H. Gummer, Dr. Printer & Publisher", "PRINTING OF EVERY DESCRIPTION.", "ESTIMATES FURNISHED", "KINDLY NOTE. 'SMALL BILLS, however trifling when considered singly, in the aggregate form a fund so large that the withholding has ruined an otherwise prosperous business. Happy is he who will do the plain duty of the moment, quickly and cheerfully, whatever it may be. BEN FRANKLIN." "1901" bottom portion, "July 17 To Advtg. Girl wanted 5 / d17/ 2.00", "Sept 25 " " Lamp for Sale 5 / wi / .25" " " Daily 3 mos to 1 Oct 1901 .75" "$3.00", "Paid H Gummer" signed on back in pencil, "W.H Saunders"
People Saunders, W. H.
Gummer, H.
Search Terms Central Hotel
Guelph Herald
Gummer Press
Quebec Street
Dimensions 8.42/5.43 in. - Length/Width