Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: Library of Virginia; Richmond, VA
Newspaper Page Text
"'Iis Safe to Follow in the
Paths of Those Who Know*'
The Machine You Wtfl Eventually Euy."
?^:-.vi; ?. 4 fa
exceed by many thousands those of any other writing machines. The UNDERWOOD is used exclusively
throughout the entire system of the Norfolk and Western Railroad C ompany. So satisfied are they that
they signed a contract to use nothing but UNDERWOODS for a period of six years.
The UNDERWOOD is used throughout the entire system of the American Locomotive Works. An
exclusive contract for a number of years protects them from change of machines and inefficient work on the
part of operators.
The UNDERWOOD is used exclusively by the Western Union Telegraph Company in all offices through?
out the country. Their recent order for 19 000 Underwoods is the largest typewriter order in history.
Not only does the UNDERWOOD TYPEWRITER lead n SALES and BIG BUSINESS, but it holds
every record in Speed, Endurance and Accuracy.
In the International Speed Contest, held in Madison Square Garden. New York, October, 1911, the
THE SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD 77 net words per minute, ...
THE AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD?98 net word* per minute.
THE WORLD'S EDISON TRANSCRIBING CONTEST?63 net words per minute.
And the first five places in the Professional Championship of the World, as follows:
Words. Errors. Penalty.
H. O. Blaisdell.Underwood
Florence E. Wilson.Underwood
Rose L. Fritz.Underwood
Emil A. Trefeger .Underwood
J. L. Hoyt.Underwood
UNDERWOOD BUILDING, NEW YORK
RICHMOND, VA.?1212 East Main Street. Phone Madison 3920.
NORFOLK, VA.?90 Plume Street.
CHARLOTTE, N. C?225 S. Tryon Street.
The South9s Largest Supply
and Machinery House99
This house was the first of its kind established in the South. Our many years of successful
business is the result, not merely of the prestige of age, but because we represent the beet manu?
facturers of the many lines we carry and handle only the highest grade goods at the lowest market
Oar Stock Includes Every Requirement of
Wood and Iron Working Shops
Mill Supplies. Mine Supplies, Contractors' Supplies
Engines and Boilers Iron Pipe Fittings
Wind Mills and Tanks
Every Requirement in the Way of Machinery
809-825 East Cary Street
ESTABLISHED 1172. INCORPORATED IS*.
Richmond A. C. Motors
One of the largest printers in Richmond took out
his line shafts and installed] individual Richmond
motors. His power bill dropped 331-3 per cent and
he was doing more work.
Shall We Tell You His Name?
Richmond Induction Motors
Have Made Good Under the
Most Severe Conditions
They are successfully operating in Mines, Quar?
ries, Marble Works, Fertilizer Works, Saw Mills,
Printing Plants, Textile Mills, Tanneries, Grain
Elevators, Foundries, Machine Shops and scores of
LET US SHOW YOU
Send for Bulletin No. 14
Norfolk. Va.~. Ernest H. Meeks, 75 Plum St. \ A
Lynchburg, Va.Hudson-Morgan Elec. Co., 624 Main.St. I G
Fredericksburg, Va.. Rappabannock Elec. Light and Power Co. f E
High Point, N. C.Welborn Supply Co. ( N
Chattanooga, Tenn.Chattanooga Armature Works. 1 T
Columbia, S. C.Gibbes Machinery Co. / S
State Fair Visitors?
Combine Business With Pleasun
Consult?Green & Redd
in regard to that contemplated
, ? ?
Real Estate Sale or Investment
We have many desirable properties that combine advantageous-location, attractive surroundings
and rapidly enhancing values. Equally desirable for the home-builder or investor.
Timber Lands and Stumpage
We specialize in buying and selling Timber Lands and Stumpage, and now have a large list of
customers desiring large and small tracts. We also have a number of customers for cheap cut over and
swamp lands that can be drained and reclaimed. If you want to sell quickly and on good terms consult
our experienced umber estimator. It costs you nothing for advice.
Suburban Devlopment A Feature
of our business . Many years of successful development and exploitation of out-of-town f?r<^K-rtics is
proof that we can handle your property successfully.
Drop in for a Chat
Let's get acquainted. No doubt ?c can make it mutually profitable.
GREEN & REDD
J? North Ninth Street, corner Franklin. .....