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Barnhart Brothers & Spindler / Pony specimen book and price list from Barnhart Bros. & Spindler, Incorporated: comprising a large variety of types, rules, borders, printing presses, paper and card cutters, bookbinding machinery, etc., together with valuable information to the craft
([1893] )

Of interest to the craft,   pp. 5-14


Page 14

14          SUPERIOR COPPER-MIXED TYPE.
ESTIMATE FOR A MEDIUM JOB OFFICE.
To Be Used Independent of Newspaper Outfit.
* I 14x20 Improved Old Style Gordon, with throwoff ........... $400 00
Fountain and Complete Steam Fixtures, including overhead... 60 00
* 1 8x12 Improved Old Style Gordon, with throwoff ................. 165 00
Steam and overhead fixtures for same ............................ 30 00
* 1 25 inch Lever Paper Cutter ....................... .............. 110 00
1 Imposing Stone and Frame, 28x80 .............................. 28 00
1  Ink  K nife  .................................. .........................  75
1 Double Polhemus Cabinet, antique finish ......................... 75 00
2 Job Stands ........................................................ 11 00
4  Pairs News  Cases ................................................... 6  40
12 Italic and Triple Cases ............................................. 10 8o
3  W ood  Type  Cases  ................................................... 3  00
1 Complete Set Harris Rule Cases, four in blank case .............      4 65
1 Job Galley 8%x13, brass lined ......................................2 50
1 Job Galley 15x22, brass lined ......................................  5 00
2 Double Galleys, brass lined ........................................   5 Wb
1 Chicago Galley Rack, 8 rests ........           ..................... 4 00
1 36 Inch Mahogany Job Stick ........................................    1 50
2:6 inch Grover or Buckeye Composing Sticks .....................         80
1 10 inch Grover or Buckeye Composing Stick .....................        1 20
1 14 inch Grover or Buckeye Composing Stick .....................        1 60
Mallet, Planer and Proof Planer ...................................    i 05
Benzine Can and Brush .............................................    1 15
Assorted Gauge Pins ...............................................   1 50
2 Pounds 6 to Plea Labor Saving Single Rule .......................      3 50
2 Pounds 6 to Pica Labor Saving Dotted Rule .....................3 50
3 Pounds Nonpareil Labor Saving Double Rule ....................         4 50
1 Font Labor Saving Wood Furniture and Case .....................       800
50 Pounds Labor Saving Metal Furniture ............................ 12 50
50 Pounds Labor Saving Nonpareil and Pica Slugs .................. 12 50
25 Pounds Labor Saving 6 to Pica Leads ............................       6 25
20 Pounds 6 to Pica Strip Leads ......................................    3 20
I DeVos Lead and Slug Rack .........................................2 00
1 Little Giant Lead and Rule Cutter, No. 1 ...........................  800
1 Mitre Box and Saw ..................................................     9o
2 Dozen Metal Quoins and I Key .....................................     550
1  Pair Bellows, plain .................... ...........................   85
10 Pounds Book Ink .................................................      5 00
Assortment of Job Inks, in tubes ..................................10 00
5 Fonts Wood Type, about ........................................... 50 00
1  Font W ood  Border  ..................................................  6  60
10 Yards Assorted Wood Rule .........................................     1 20
100 Yards Nonpareil and Pica Reglet ................................     2 00
100 Lbs. 10 Point Old Style ............................    ........... 46 00
50 Lbs. 8 Point Old Style .......            ........................... 26 00
25 Lbs. 6 Point Old Style ..............................................16 00
2 Fonts Metal Poster Type ........................................ ..26 00
1 Large Font 10 Point Law Italic ................................ ..7 15
5 Pounds Brass Leaders, to match above ..........................        7 50
6 Fonts Scripts and Circular Letters, about ..... : ................... 25 00
15 Fonts Plain Display Type, about .................................. 55 00
20 Fonts Lining Gothics, etc, about ................................... 45 00
10 Fonts Ornamental Faces, about ................................... 40 oo
4 Fonts Ornaments, about ............................................   15 00
5 Fonts Borders, about ...............................................  7 50
Spaces and Quads, about ......................................... 17 00
Check Blanks, Date Lines, etc .....................................   3 50
1 Font Circular Quads ..............................................    3 50
$1,418 05
-Usually we are enabled to supply very desirable second hand presses
and cutters, in place of new, thus materially reducing cost of outfit.
All prices quoted above are subject to discounts, which will be made
known on application.


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