Trade; A Journal for Retail Merchants Volume 13

Trade; A Journal for Retail Merchants Volume 13

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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. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...what you are buying? Can you ask questions and compare different dealers' goods? Can you bring the goods hack and exchange them for something else? Can you get your money back if the goods are not satisfactory? Do you have to pay cash in advance, or will the catalogue house give you time if your crops are poor, or you happen to be short of money? A FEW MORE Then, too, do you ever think of these points? Do the catalogue people pay cash for butter and eggs? Do they help make your trading town a good market? Do they pay taxes to your-township, county or state? Do they ever do you personal favors or accornrnodations. If your neighbor meets with:1 misfortune and you start:1 subscription paper for him do you send it to Chicago, or do vou take it to your local merchants the first thing? "'1: don't ask your trade on grounds of charity. or benevolence, or for the goods of the body politic. "'0 do, however, argue that you ought to buy every dollar's worth you can from your home dealers, and we argue this because; i. You can yr! hrtfcr pricm-_ in girlie of all the ralulnguc ll01ISl'.l' claim: and COMMISSION MERCHANTS. Poultry, Phone or wire for prices our expense. EGGS in and we are doing a Poultry is comln _ good trade. Butter is selling well and we are able to make quick sales and prompt returns Eggs are firm and we can sell at prices on arrival. TOP Our rating is good, we send checks the same day the goods are sold. A fairly active market is reported in all lines of produce this week but there have been very few changes in prices on staple articles. Butter and eggs are both in good demand at the same prices that were in force a week ago, activity being especially noticeable in packing stock. The advance predicted on...
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  • Paperback | 952 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 48mm | 1,665g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236881958
  • 9781236881953