1890 · Boston, MA
Boston, MA: The Automatic Store Service Company, 1890. 4 leaves, staple bound document with brown paper cover with the company name printed on the back. Circular No. 2, printed following the success of the first. The product in question is Church Spring Actuated Cash or Parcel Carrier - parcel delivery; runs uphill from the starting point., a conveyor belt of sorts. First page boasts of the amazing investment opportunity the Automatic Store Service Company is offering, stressing in particular that their product in no way infringes any earlier US patents. To support their claim, page two has excerpts from three letters, each from a different patent lawyer, all saying that they have looked through patent records and can affirm that the Automatic Store Service company isn't infringing on any existing patent. Then there are almost two pages of one sentence testimonials, and finally an additional paragraph reiterating the different investment opportunities they are offering. Measures 9 1/4" x 6".
(Inventory #: 28001410)