Thursday, November 15, 2018

Livestock Marks & Brands (1902)

Van Dersal's Stock Growers Directory of Marks and Brands for the State of North Dakota, 1902: comprising an alphabetical list of names of all live stock companies and individual live stock raisers, showing the recorded marks and brands of each one as they appear on the books of the state recorder of marks and brands : a complete directory of all the recorded brands in the state : also a complete classified directory of sheep and wool growers as compiled from the tax list of the various counties (Bismarck: Sam’l Van Dersal, 1902), 197.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

As a Man Signs His Name to Every Letter He Sends out, so the Baker Puts His Mark on Every Loaf of Bread He Makes (1612, 1901)

Emil Braun, The Baker’s Book: A Practical Hand Book of the Baking Industry in All Countries, Volume 1 (New York City: Emil Braun, 1901), 17.