Franklin 1 Cent stamp. Apparently pre-dating the formation of Richardson Bros., this very graphic envelope is addressed to Burger & Baumgard, 98 Duane St. N.Y.
RICHARDSON BROTHERS SAWS. THE BEST. Wormald & Co. Pittsburgh, PA. Established 1860, Incorporated 1890 (refers to Richardson Bros.). 1894.
Anothergreat graphic envelope from the Richardson people, addressed to: Messrs.. S Killman Hdware Co., Trenton, New Jersey. See also the back of the envelope for the Richardson medallion.
RICHARDSON'S SAW WORKS. MANUFACTURERS OF CELEBRATED PATENT TEMPERED AND PATENT GROUND SAWS. THE BEST. RICHARDSON BROS. ESTABLISHED 1860 Newark, N. J. Sept. 20, 1890.
"We hereby beg to advise that all special quotations and net prices on Narrow Triumph Cross-Cut Saws and Wood Saws are withdrawn from this date. All future orders for these goods will be subject to list prices and discounts per our discount sheet of January 1, 1889. Soliciting a continuance of your orders, we are, Yours Truly, Richardson Brothers. "Perhaps someone made a mistake in the pricing of saws for 1890?
Courtesy of Chris from Woodnet.net comes a set of photos of a stack of Richardson saws and a very nice backsaw medallion.