Hunt & co.'s directory & court guide for the cities of Bath, Bristol, & Wells

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1848 - 1848 pages
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Page 33 - The mayor and corporation of Devizes avail themselves of the stability of this building to transmit to future times the record of an awful event, which occurred in this market-place in the year 1753, hoping that such...
Page 30 - THE ATRAPILATORY, OR LIQUID HAIR DYE. The only Dye that really answers for all colours, and does not require re-doing, but as the hair grows, as it never fades or acquires that unnatural red or purple tint common to all other dyes. ROSS and...
Page 14 - Esq. LIFE DEPARTMENT. The Important Advantages offered by the plan and constitution of the Life Department of this Society, are — That Insurers are protected by a large Invested Capital, upon which there is no Interest to pay, and for which no deduction of any kind is made, which enables the Directors to give the whole of the profits to Insuring Members. That the profits are divided annually amongst nil Members of five years' standing, and applied towards reducing Life Insurance to the lowest possible...
Page 15 - Persons who are willing to forgo participation in the profits can insure at a lower rate than that charged to Members. The following Table will show the effect of the Reduction of Premium made by the Society on Members' Policies that have been five years in force.
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Page 2 - Beware of Spurious Imitations ! ! ! The only genuine of each bears the name of "ROWLANDS'" preceding that of the article on the Wrapper or LabeL GALIGNANI'S MEW PARIS GUIDE.
Page 33 - On Thursday the 25th of January, 1753, Ruth Pierce, of Potterne, in this county, agreed with three other women to buy a sack of wheat in the market, each paying her due proportion towards the same; one of these women, in collecting the several quotas of money, discovered a deficiency, and demanded of Ruth Pierce the sum which was wanting to make good the amount; Ruth Pierce protested that...
Page 2 - ROWLANDS' MACASSAR OIL, The unprecedented success of this discovery in restoring, improving', and beautifying the Human Hair, is too well known and appreciated to need comment. ROWLANDS' HAIR WASH, A preparation from the choicest Oriental Herbs, of peculiarly mild and detersive properties.
Page 2 - ROWLANDS' ODONTO, OR PEARL DENTIFRICE, A WHITE POWDER FOR THE TEETH, compounded of the choicest and most recherche...
Page 8 - Let humble ALLEN, with an awkward shame, Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.

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