Publication: Funk & Wagnalls, Publishers, 1884, New York
5 1/2" x 6" printed wrappers. 36 pp., illustrations. "With this I hand you my Catalogue, from which you may learn the nature of the business for which I want Agents. If you are an Experienced Canvasser, Peddler or Street Salesman or contemplate becoming such, you will find it greatly to your advantage to read this entire pamphlet." This catalog lists the images, descriptions, and prices of goods available from Jay Bronson in 1881 ... the newest, most useful and best selling articles now in the market for agents. Offers such items as scissors sharpener ($1.00 per dozen); microscopic thimbles ($1.00 per dozen); ink capsules ($1.00 per dozen); 8" x 10" picture frames ($1.50 per dozen);bachelor's buttons (35 cents/dozen); feather dusters ($1.25 per dozen); pocket scales ($1.75 per 6) cigar clipper (75 cents/dozen); pocket books with cords and tassels ($2.00 per dozen); folding lamp shades ($1.25 per dozen); etc. Light soiling and chipping. Very good.
Inventory Number: 36910