WOOLEN / FACTORY, / LIBERTY, CLAY CO., MO. / The undersigned would respectfully inform the citizens of Clay and adjoining / counties, that they are in full operation, with / Superior Machinery / for Manufacturing purposes, and with Experienced Workmen. And keep on hand / a large assortment of / WOOLEN GOODS, / [followed by 18 lines describing terms for specific woolen manufactures]. Signed in type at the end "W. Dale & Sons. / Liberty, April 26, 1861."

WOOLEN / FACTORY, / LIBERTY, CLAY CO., MO. / The undersigned would respectfully inform the citizens of Clay and adjoining / counties, that they are in full operation, with / Superior Machinery / for Manufacturing purposes, and with Experienced Workmen. And keep on hand / a large assortment of / WOOLEN GOODS, / [followed by 18 lines describing terms for specific woolen manufactures]. Signed in type at the end "W. Dale & Sons. / Liberty, April 26, 1861."

Liberty, MO: W. Dale & Sons, 1861. Printed broadside, 12 1/2 x 8 inches, employing several sizes and styles of type, including attractive display types, the whole enclosed within an ornamental border. "We will allow the highest market price for clean wool, and sell our goods as LOW as any Factory in the State ... Custom Coloring and Fulling done on reasonable terms." This copy appears to be a proof, with several editing marks in pencil. Not recorded on OCLC. Tear in center (affecting several letters, but with no loss); otherwise, very good. (#5044). Item #58097

Price: $600.00

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