1884 Spruance, Stanley & Co. Liquor Dealers San Francisco Billhead Bitters For Sale
Here's a nice original 1884 "SPRUANCE, STANLEY & CO
Importers & wholesale Liquor Merchants San Francisco" billhead.
This bill is made out to the Agostini Store in
San Andreas, California and is a receipt for $69.45 worth of Martell Cognac
and some vermouth.
It features a picture of an AFRICAN
STOMACH BITTERS bottle, for which the company
were the Sole Agents in San Francisco. Spruance, Stanley & Co.
were major liquor and dealers in San Francisco and
a number of embossed California whiskey bottles from
the 1800's bear their name.
The bill measures 8-1/2" x 7" and is in excellent
condition. There are a few creases in the high-quality paper
aside from the ones made when it was mailed.
I will be happy to answer any questions that you may have.
I WILL NOT end an sale early or change it to BUY IT NOW.
I prefer to ship everything via Priority Mail. California buyers MUST
include 8.75% California Sales Tax or include a
completed and signed California Resale Form with their payment.
Payment is expected within 5 days of the end of the sale.
On Jul-03-13 at 09:52:52 PDT, seller added the following information:A kind ER has pointed out
that I misread the date on the bill. It is 1887, not 1884.
This item has been shown 60 times.
1884 Spruance, Stanley & Co. Liquor Dealers San Francisco Billhead Bitters: $36