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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 9

SUPERIOR COPPER-MIXED TYPE.                                       9
ESTIMATE FOR 6-COLUMN NEWSPAPER IN
FRONTIER TOWNS.
Width of Column, 13 ems Pica.
I Army Press, 14x20 inches .......................................... $6o 00
I Single Brass Galley, screw lined ....................................     175
2 Wood Galleys, 5x15 inches ..........................................0 60
2 6 Inch Composing Sticks .............................................     1 50
3  pairs New  s  Cases .................................................... 4  80
6 Job and Triple Cases ................................ * ................5 40
M allet and  Planer .................................................... 0  65
Tweezers and Lye Brush ............................................ 1 00
10 Pounds Extra News Ink ............................................2 00
10 Nonpareil Column and 3 Nonpareil Head Rules, 2 pages ......... 6 20
25 Advertising Rules, cut to column .........            .................  1 00
10 Single Dash Rules, cut to column ..................................0 60
10 Editorial Dash Rules, cut to column ............................... .0 80
5 Double and 5 Parallel Rules, cut to column ......................           60
15 Pounds 6 to pica Leads, cut to column ............................. 2 70
75 Pounds Long Primer Roman ............................ 34 50
50 Pounds Brevier Roman .............................................. 26 00
8 Fonts Display Type, about ............           ................... 25 00
Heading for Paper, about ....................................... .2 50
Boxing and Shipping extra.                                                $177 60
ESTIMATE FOR 7-COLUMN NEWSPAPER FOR
FRONTIER TOWNS.
Width of Column, 13 ems Pica.
1 Army Press, 16%x22%       inches ....................................... $85 00
1 Single Brass Galley, screw lined ....................................1 75
2 Wood Galleys, 1xl5 inchs ...........................................0 60
2 6 inch Composing Sticks .............................................     150
3  pairs New  s  Cases .................................................... 4  80
8 Job and Triple Cases ................................................ 720
M allet and  Planer .................................................... 0  65
Tweezers and Lye Brush ............................................1 00
10 Pounds Extra News Ink .............................................2 00
12 Nonpareil Column and 3 Nonpareil Head Rules, for 2 pages ..... 7 20
25 Advertising Rules, cut to column ................................ 1 00
10 Single Dash Rules, cut to column ..................................0 60
10 Editorial Dash Rules, cut to column ............................... 0 80
5 Double and 5 Parallel Cross Rules, cut to column ................0 60
15 Pounds 6 to pica Leads, cut to column ............................. 2 70
10 Pounds Nonpareil and Pica Slugs, cut to column ................. 1 80
100 Pounds Long Primer Roman ...................................... 46 00
50 Pounds Brevier Roman ...................        .      ................. 26 00
10 Fonts Display Type, about ................... ...................... 35 00
Heading for Paper, about ........................................... 2 50
Boxing and Shipping extra.                                               $228 70


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