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Your search for posts with tags containing Prices Listed in Advertisement found 17 posts

January 8

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “He will sell for the following Prices.” K. Sexton sold books at a shop “Near the Great Bridge in Hartford” in the early 1770s. Like many other early American...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 8 Jan 2021

July 13

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “WATCHES KEPT in REPAIR for Two Shillings and six pence Sterling per YEAR.” John Simnet’s advertisement in the July 13, 1770, edition of the New-Hampshire Gazette...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 13 Jul 2020

March 6

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “The best French gloves and mits, free from spots, at 12s6. per pair.” Like many other shopkeepers in Charleston and throughout the colonies, William Stukes stocked...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 6 Mar 2020

December 17

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “The lowest Price of Lemmons.”   John Crosby’s advertisements were a familiar sight for readers of the Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Weekly News-Letter...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 17 Dec 2019

June 15

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Boston Weekly News-Letter (June 15, 1769). “Half a Dollar per Dozen, it being the lowest that I can get them to yet.” Two advertisers offered lemons for sale in the...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 15 Jun 2019

October 14

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? New-Hampshire Gazette (October 14, 1768).“A suit of Broad Cloth, full trim’d.” By the time he “opened a Taylors Shop” in Portsmouth late in the summer...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 14 Oct 2018

September 28

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (September 28, 1768).“BOOKS to be sold at the Printing-Office.” Like other printers throughout colonial America, James Johnston, the printer of the Georgia...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 28 Sep 2018

February 26

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? New-London Gazette (February 26, 1768).“I will Sell as Cheap as any Man in Norwich.” Nathaniel Backus, Jr., listed several commodities and their prices in an advertisement...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 26 Feb 2018

February

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal (February 2, 1768).“They engage to take back every Article from a Customer, that they can make the least reasonable Objection against.”...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 2 Feb 2018

January 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? New-Hampshire Gazette (January 1, 1768).“Such as an Assortment of Goods, as will be most agreable to the People in general here.” In 1768 Jonathan Moulton began the...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 1 Jan 2018

December 8

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Supplement to the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal (December 8, 1767).“Twenty per Cent cheaper than goods usually imported.” In a notice that appeared in the...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 8 Dec 2017

September 8

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal (September 8, 1767).“Checks by the piece so low as 4s. 6d.” Robert and Nathaniel Stott advertised a “General assortment”...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 8 Sep 2017

July 9

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Pennsylvania Gazette (July 9, 1767).“He finds it necessary to reduce the several Prices of his Work one third Part lower than formerly.” Upholsterer John Mason placed...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 9 Jul 2017

April 3

GUEST CURATOR: Megan Watts What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? New-Hampshire Gazette (April 3, 1767).“West India RUM by the Hogshead or Barrel, … Good Molasses.” I chose this advertisement because...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 3 Apr 2017

January 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Boston Evening-Post (January 12, 1767).“The above GOODS will be sold as low as if the Prices were affix’d to each Article.” Eighteenth-century advertisers rarely...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 12 Jan 2017

December 9

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal (December 9, 1766).“All Stable and Chair Accounts must be paid Quarterly.” Eighteenth-century wholesalers sometimes advertised...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 9 Dec 2016

November 3

GUEST CURATOR: Ceara Morse What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Connecticut Courant (November 3, 1766).“Choice Bohea Tea.” In this notice in the Connecticut Courant, William Lamson advertised different...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 3 Nov 2016

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