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Title Receipt from Buffalo Market, Washington, D.C.
Date April 7, 1917
Collection Montgomery County Manuscripts
Collection Record MCM99999
Scope & Content Buffalo Market. Choice Meats, Poultry, Game
Washinton, D.C.

Receipts for Miss M.B. Brooke
Dtd 07 Apr 1917

Three receipts stapled together. judging by the quantities listed, it may be that the Market was purchasing produce *from* Miss Brooke?

Top receipt: pre-printed header: "Buffalo Market, 1409 14th Street, N.W. Choice Meats, Poultry, Game. Fish and Vegetables. Tel. North 483. Washington DC."
Dated April, 1917. Miss M.B. Brooke.
[April] 2, 27 Doz. Eggs @ 30, 8.10
9, 29 Doz Eggs @30, 8.70
16, 24 Doz Eggs @ 25, 6.00
23, 30 Doz Eggs @ 25, 7.50
30, 40 Doz Eggs @ 30, 12.00
[total] $42.30

Middle receipt: same business, description, and phone, but address listed as 1506 14th St.
Feb 4, 1916. Miss M.B. Brooke.
Four dates in January (once a week) with egg sales similar to prior (note: fewer eggs at a time, but higher prices)

Bottom receipt: same heading and details as middle receipt. Aug 4, 1916, Miss M.B. Brooke. Four dates (every week), presumably from July, with egg sales similar to prior (lower prices than in Jan '16)
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People Brooke, Mary B.
Subjects livestock
Commerce
Search Terms Buffalo Market