Chicago Lumberman Volume 23

Chicago Lumberman Volume 23

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...contemporaneous with the printing of this issue of the LUMBER Wosw Rev1av to our friend, the NON-BELIEVER, who wrote the famous letter of May 13. We feel that if there be a fit subject to hammer with arguments, it certainly must be the author of the letter of May 13 and we shall ask him to read carefully every word of what appeared in the September 10 issue of our paper on this subject, and then we will ask him to write and tell us how it impressed him. And whatever his impressions are we will print them in a subsequent issue of this publication. We shall not intimate to our friend who wrote the letter of May 13 just why we wish him to read the matter referred to and will ask him to do that before he has any chance to see what we have said about the matter in the currgnt issue of the LUMBER WORLD R1-zvn-zw. And then after we have shoved the dynamite carefully under the stump, we will stand aside and see the fragments go up into the air. This is all fair enough, is it not? The-To Be--Famous Letter. After having excited the reader's curiosity, and, probably, after having wearied him a little with the long discursive explanation just above, we will print herewith the text of the letter of May 13, written by a man who has been a lumberman all his life and has probably lived 45 years. By the printing of this letter, we will indicate to the people WHO MAKE lumber trade newspapers and the fallidly increasing number of people who are BEGINNING to APPRECIATE THEM, just how far wide of the mark a "safe and sane" person may get when he comes to discuss the trade paper proposition. You would have HAD TO HAVE the explanation or you could never quite have understood what this letter really meant. We will print it and then we will probably...show more

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  • Paperback | 604 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 31mm | 1,061g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236747275
  • 9781236747273