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Title Receipt from Clagett & Gandy
Date July 15, 1927
Collection Montgomery County Manuscripts
Collection Record MCM99999
Scope & Content Clagett & Gandy

Rockville, MD
Receipt for Mrs. Poole of Autrey Park, MD
Dtd 15 Jul 1927

A blank bill - rather like stationery - pre-printed with a few generic categories, but not specific to the business.
"July 15th, 1927. Mrs. Poole, Autrey Park Md. To Clagett & Gandy, Rockville, Md. Terms: [blank]. To papering two rooms and hall: 66.00. taking of old paper [blank]. Pointing up and sizeing [sic] walls: 25.00. [total] $91.00 Received Payment in full Edw Gandy"

almost certainly Annie Evelyn Poole, widow of John Sprigg Poole, who split her time between a home in DC and one in the Halpine/Autrey Park/Twinbrook area of Rockville.

In the 1930 census, Edward Gandy (b. 1872, immigrated from England in late 1880s), "painter, building," and Joseph Clagett (b. 1871), "painter, building," live two households apart on Grandin Ave., Rockville.
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People Poole, Annie E. Jones
Subjects Housing