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Letter to George Foster and Sons from Richard F. Meredith
Description
Creators
Meredith, Richard F., Author
George Foster and Sons
, Recipient
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Documents
Description
This item is a letter sent from Richard F. Meredith, a Burford merchant, to George Foster and Sons on March 13th, 1901. Mr. Meredith writes to George Foster and Sons regarding an invoice error involving the price of sugar from August 16, 1899 and his wish to clear up the issue.
Notes
George Foster and Sons was a Wholesale Grocer located at 143 Colborne Street on the historic South Side of Brantford.
Date of Original
March 13 1901
Date Of Event
March 13 1901
Subject(s)
Local identifier
985.86.014.033.003
Collection
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1334 Longitude: -80.26636
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.0834 Longitude: -80.49968
Copyright Statement
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Recommended Citation
Letter to George Foster and Sons from Richard F. Meredith, March 13, 1901. Brant Museum and Archives Collection. Item No. 985.86.014.033.003.
Contact
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
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Full Text

Burford March 13” 1901

Geo. Foster & Sons

Brantford Ont.

Gentlemen,

In comparing prices

of sugar I notice an error

in invoice of aug 16” 1899,

in which you charge me for 2 Bll yellow sugar 5.99

@4.76-$27.56.

I notice there was the price

Of (???) at tha time

Was that yellow were selling at 3.96.

It was rather lali?? to walk

for an advertisement of their lol??

as the error is so plain that

I find there will be no

difficulty in settling the matter

right, the dif so my favor will

be $4.60 for which kindly

Page 2:

Send me credit worth.

I enclose cheque for $25.

To cover half of invoices of

6” 99” and for ??? to

Day wil cover on Saurday.

Kindly send by W. Courier

1 Bll Brown Suguar

1 “ Yellow “

1 Cdy Bolts

1 Bot ???

Yours,

R.F. Meredith

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Letter to George Foster and Sons from Richard F. Meredith


This item is a letter sent from Richard F. Meredith, a Burford merchant, to George Foster and Sons on March 13th, 1901. Mr. Meredith writes to George Foster and Sons regarding an invoice error involving the price of sugar from August 16, 1899 and his wish to clear up the issue.