Superior Quality

Letter regarding the purchase of chairs from the Kalamazoo Sled Company, dated April 2, 1917.

Mrs. M. Beckwith,
Garrison NY

Dear Madam-
Replying to your letter of the 23rd ult., we quote you on six No. 730 chairs, a price of $7.50 each, freight prepaid to your address, and trust we may have your order.

Yours truly,
Kalamazoo Sled Co.

Found in "New Testament Theology: Volume One" by Dr. Willibald Beyschlag. Published by T & T Clark, Edinburgh, 1899.


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7 comments:

  1. That's awesome. The Kalamazoo Sled Company actually has a somewhat interesting history. http://www.kpl.gov/local-history/business/kalamazoo-sled.aspx

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  2. hey, thanks AB. Interesting stuff.

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  3. This is a GOOD one. I love the ones you find that show a little something about the way life really used to be.

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  4. We had one of those "flying discs" when I was a kid. It was yellow but the same design.

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  5. Awesome! I wonder if No. 730 chairs are the ones with the canopy, or the ones without? (from the little picture of products on the stationery)

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  6. Now that is an excellent company name. Modern company names are rubbish. It'd be all 'Sled Solutions' or 'Sled Central' these days.

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  7. GREAT bill head! This is a piece I could definitely do something with.

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