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W1872 TO DR. CALVIN BROOKS MCQUESTEN from A. GOULD, Stationer
Jan 1 1866 1866 to 1868
To: Dr. Calvin Brooks McQuesten
From: A. Gould, Stationer New York


New York, January 1st, 1866
Mr. McQuesten 1
Bought of A. Gould,
Dealer in Stationary, Books, and Fancy Goods,
394 Fourth Ave. bet. 28th and 29th Sts.
Near New Haven R.R. Depot

All kinds of styles of Envelopes, Note, Letter, Foreign and Domestic Paper, Pocket Books, Fancy Articles, Pencils, Ink of all kinds, Photographs and Frames, Knives, Tooth Brushes, Playing and Visiting Cards, Combs, &c. Books and Periodicals of all kinds Daily, Weekly and Sunday papers, Magazines and Fashion Books. Any Paper or Magazine delivered at the subscriber's residence when desired. Open on Sunday Mornings.

From Novber [sic] 4th to January 1st 66
To 9 Review at 10 cents each 90 cents,
To 9 Nation at 15 cents each 1.35 = 2.25
To 9 S. Pren at 6 cents each 1.54,
to 9 [??] at 15 cents 1.35 = 1.89
To 1 Herold monthly at 30 cents = .30
Amount = $4.49
Received Payment, A. Gould

March 1866
[Items illegible]
$4.78
Received Payment, A. Gould

May 1st 1866
[Items illegible]
Amount = $6.64
Received Payment, A. Gould

May 26th 1866
To 1 Month Review 40 cents, Round Table 60 cents = 1.00
To 1 Month Pren 40 cents, Nation 56 cents = 0.96
To 1 Month Galaxy = 0.25
Amount = $2.21
Received Payment, A. Gould

July 1st 1866
To 1 month Review 40 cents, Round Table 60 cents = 1.00
To 1 month Nation 56 cents & Galaxy 50 = 1.06
To 2 [?] Mag = 0.50
Amount = $2.56
Received Payment, A. Gould

Sept 1st 1866
[Items illegible]
Amount = $4.73
Received Payment, A. Gould

Oct 1st 1866
For N.Y. Times from Sept 1st to Oct 1st =.50
For [???] Sept 1st to Oct 1st = .60
For [???] Sept 1st to Oct 1st = .75
For [???] Sept 1st to Oct 1st = .55
For [???] Sept 1st to Oct 1st = .25
For [???]Sept 1st to Oct 1st = .20
Amount = $2.85
[Discount] .25
[Total] $2.60
A. Gould

Novbr 1st 1866
To 1 Month Round Table 60, Nation 48 = 1.08
To 1 Month Galaxy 1 [?] = 0.85
[Total] $1.93

January 1st 1867
To last months Bill for papers = 1.93
To 1 Lot of Toys = 6.00
To 1 Month Nation 60 R. Table 75 = 1.35
To 1 Month Galaxy = 0.60
To 1 [?] = 0.25
Amount = $10.13
Received Payment, A. Gould

Feb 1st 1867
To 1 month Nation 48, R. Table 60 = 1.08
To 1 month Galaxy 60 [?] 25 = 0.85
To 18 Ev. Gazette at 3 cents, R. Table 15 = 0.69
To 2 Riverside Mag. 25 each = 0.50
Amount = $3.12
Received Payment, A. Gould

March 1st 1867
To last months Bill = 3.12
To 1 month Nation 48, Round Table 60 =1.08
To 1 month Galaxy 60, 1 Riverside 25 = 0.85
Amount = $5.05
Received Payment, A. Gould

April 1st 1867
To Amount of Bill for February due 5.05
To 1 Month Nation 60, Round table 75 = 1.35
To 1 Month Galaxy 60 [???] = 0.97
To 1 Black [?] = 0.50
Amount = $7.87
A. Gould

May 31st 1867
From April 1st to May 31st, 8 Nation = 0.96
8 Round Table , 3 Galaxy 90 = 2.10
2 [?] 50, 1 Riverside 25, 1 House at Home 30 = 1.05
[???] Society 40 = 0.75
Received Payment, A. Gould

August 1st 1867
To 2 months Nation 1.08, Round Table 1.35 = 2.43
To 2 months Galaxy 60 Riverside 50 = 1.10
1 month papers 2.15 2 holders 14 pens 1.50
[Total] $8.52
Received Payment, A. Gould

Novbr 1st 1867
To 2 months Nation 96, R. Table 1.20 = 2.16
To 2 Galaxy 60, Riverside 50, [?] 50 = 1.60
Amount = $3.76
Received Payment, A. Gould

January 1st 1868
[Items Illegible]
Amount = $10.33
Received Payment, A. Gould

March 1st 1868
To 2 months R. Table 1.35, Nation 1.08 = 2.43
To 2 month Riverside 50, Galaxy 60, [?] 70 = 1.80
[Total =] $8.39
For Month of March $1.93
Received Payment, A. Gould


1 For more information on Dr. Calvin Brooks McQuesten, please search on "Family" and click on his picture for his bio.




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