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Title Receipt from Edmund Dorsey, manufacturer of Castings and Machinery
Date January 1,1881
Scope & Content Dorsey, Edmund

Manufacturur of Castings and Machinery.
Dorseyville, MD
Ddtd Jan 1 1881
Receipt for Mr. Stabler

Bill for Mr. James Stabler
"Reapers, Mowers, Plows, Corn Shellers, Plow Casting, Mill-Work & Repairing Generally.[break] W. Dorsey, Printer." "DorseyVille, Md., Jan. 1, 1881" (the "8" in 1881 is written over a pre-printed "7"…1878 is also written in pencil on left hand side of document, but most likely not the year)
"Terms Cash Bought of Edmund Dorsey, Manufacturer of Castings and Machinery. P.O. Glenwood, Howard Co. Md. All orders will receive prompt attention."
"amount of repairs 26.50
Less dis[count] 3.97
[SM 8?] [?] cash 20.00 (left column) 23.97 (right column)
Bal due 2.53
Received payment in full of the above acct Jan 9th 1882
E. Dorsey Per Walter Dorsey."

written in pencil on reverse:
"Edm Dorsey Receipt $2.53"

"Mr. Jm[?] Stabler $2.53"
Catalog Number MCM00046
Collection Montgomery County Manuscripts
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People Stabler, James
Subjects Machinery