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Catalog Number 1978.165.1275
Object Name Statement
Title Statement to American Hotel from George Williams, Baker and Confectioner
Date 05/13/1912
Year Range from 1912
Year Range to 1912
Description Statement; square off-white paper with black printed letterhead in top portion. Lower portion is lined and marked off into ten columns with pink and blue printed lines. In handwritten ink and pencil, statement is dated May 13, 1912 and issued to American Hotel. In columns, items purchased for the week of May 5 to May 8 are listed with their prices and the outstanding balance of $2.00. At the bottom, the bill is marked "Paid / May 1?".
Letterhead: "ALMA BLOCK, UPPER WYNDHAM STREET / GUELPH, ONTARIO / IN ACCOUNT WITH GEORGE WILLIAMS / BAKER AND CONFECTIONER / DEALER IN FANCY GROCERIES, FRUIT, FISH, OYSTERS , ETC. / ACCOUNTS RENDERED MONTHLY / 8 PER CENT CHARGED ON OVERDUE ACCOUNTS PROMPT PAYMENT REQUESTED".
Items purchased: "May 5 / Cinnamon Sticks .15 .15 / May 6 1/2 D. Oranges .25 .25 / May 7 1/2 D. Macaroons .30 .30 / May 7 1 lb.Macaroons .60 2 Cakes .30 .90 / May 8 2 lb. lunch bake 4 / .40 / 2.00".
People Williams, George
McAteer Family
Search Terms Alma Block
Wyndham Street
American Hotel
Williams (George) Confectioner and Baker
Subjects COMMERCIAL - BAKERS
COMMERCIAL - GROCERS
ACCOUNTING
Dimensions 21.5 x 21.25 cm. - L x W