John Whiteley Accounting Book - Shirley Shaker Community

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous Entries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date

Purchaser

                                                                                                                        

Price

1888

 

 

 

11/6

F.A.Walker Co.

Amos Parker - Use of express wagon for elections

$1.50

1889

 

 

 

1/23

Wm. Maxwell

Paid for London Illustrated News

$6.00

8/7

Moses Hunt Sr.

Paid for Shingling So. Piazza

$2.50

12/24

Wm. Maxwell

Paid for London Illustrated News

$9.18

1890

 

 

 

 

W.H. Blood

Paid to Lancaster tax bill

$292.25

1891

 

 

 

12/14

Harvard Society CCH

926 lbs broom corn/200 large maple handles

$64.19

1892

 

 

 

 

Geo. Fairbanks

Use of Flat Hill Pasture

$50.00

1893

 

 

 

11/27

Wm. Maxwell

Paid for London Illustrated News

$10.80

1894

 

 

 

8/24

Rodney Wallace, Fitchburg

133 lbs cotton waste

$3.99

10/1

Fitchburg Railroad

Fire damage at reservoir

$5.00

1895

 

 

 

9/3

Charles Rand

1 old ox cart

$15.00

1896

 

 

 

1/3

R.M. Miles     North Leominster

6,850 lbs old iron

$17.12

1/13

R.M. Miles     North Leominster

4,370 lbs. old iron

$8.47

3/31

William Maxwell

By one dollar bill found in his pocketbook by Sister Mary

$1.00

6/6

William Maxwell acct. to J.F. Brown, Undertaker

Marble headstone. To this should be added for care during his helpless condition by our hired help -the Brethen and sisters - clothing etc. which I propose to talk over with his son and heir - when he makes his proposed visit.

$9.00

7/14

Harvard Society CCH

200 broom handles

$3.60

1897

 

 

 

4/6

Rodney Wallace, Fitchburg

 

 

Cotton waste

$4.44

4/29

F.H. Brown

Buy Nathan's headstone

$10.37

5/29

David Lambert

purchase house and land

$650.00

5/29

Frank Boucher

house #2 and 1 acre land

$650.00

5/29

Frank Boucher

one acre land

$350.00

6/7

Anthony LaPage

tenements 5 & 6 with 1/2 acre land

$500.00

6/7

Foster & Couty

House, barn 1/2 acre

$650.00

1899

 

 

 

5/23

J.W. Sufkin

Rosewater 1 qt.

$0.60

6/12

Wallace E King

Stone work at Brothers Shop 5 days@3.25, 1 man 4 days @ 1.75, 1 man 3 days @ 1.75

$28.50

8/19

Charles Wheeler

2 acres land on Fort Pond

$200.00

8/21

A.E. Gately

1 and 1/2 acre land

$175.00

9/1

John S. Gately

1 and 1/2 acre land

$225.00

9/13

B.S. Pray

Flat pasture

$1,500.00

9/15

John W. Farrar

1 acre land on Fort Pond

$100.00

10/21

Stephen W. Davis

Due on Fitchburg Farm

$1,200.00

11/19

Harvard Society CCH

250 broom handles

$4.50

11/19

Harvard Society CCH

12 brooms

$2.50

12/18

Rodney Wallace, Fitchburg

157 lbs. cotton waste

$4.21

1900

 

 

 

1/26

Harvard Society CCH

27 lbs. twine, pink, orange, grey

$7.10

1/26

Harvard Society CCH

500 handles

$9.00

1/26

Harvard Society CCH

88 lbs. wire

$5.28

2/19

Town of Shirley

4 men, 6 hrs. work on roads and Breaking our roads @20 cents per hour, 4 horses for same time @ 40 cents each

$14.40

1901

 

 

 

2/5

Town of Shirley

4 men, 4 horses breaking roads

$10.00

2/11

Town of Shirley

2 men, 2 horses breaking roads

$1.60

2/14

Town of Shirley

horses and 4 men breaking roads

$10.20

3/5

Town of Shirley

6 men, 5 horses breaking roads

$8.00