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Title Receipt from Brosius Bros. & Gormley, auto repair and tires
Date September, 1926
Scope & Content Brosius Bros. & Gormley, Inc.

Montgomery Garage, Hupmobile and Hudson-essex Dealers
Rockville, maryland

Account Statement for Joe Dawson
Dtd Sept 1926

Pre-printed info: "Brosius Bros. & Gormley, Inc. Montgomery Garage. Telephone, Rockville 137. B.T. Brosius, President. J.H. Gormley, Sec'y & Treas. E.R. Brosius, Vice-Pres. Hupmobile and Hudson-Essex Dealers, Rockville, Maryland. Repairs and Auto Accessories. Firestone Tires and Tubes."
Mr. Joe Dawson, Local. Statement of your account for the month of Sept 1926.
Sept 1 Balance $31.42
[three categories are pre-printed:]
Total charge for gasoline $6.45
Total charge for oil [blank]
Total charge for labor [blank]
Sept 1 1 lock $1.25
Sept 3 1 blowout patch .55
Sept 3 Labor .50
Sept 9 By Cash [paid] $12.25
Sept 21 Battery terminal .50
Sept 21 1 gal oil 1.00
Sept 21 labor 1.25
[total] $29.97
Marked "paid JH Gormley"
On the left side is a separate set of columns to note the gasoline, oil and labor (as referenced in the pre-printed items at right). Dawson bought 5 gals of gas for $1.20 on the 1st, 7th, 22nd and 26th, plus 5 gallons for $1.45 on the 21st.
At the top of the left-hand columns is a space for License Number (left blank) and the pre-printed note, "Our insurance does not cover cars left in our charge."
Catalog Number MCM00026a
Collection Montgomery County Manuscripts
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People Dawson, Fannie K.
Gormley, Everette Stratmeyer
Brosius, B.T.
Subjects Automobile