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Biblia latina. [England? 13th cent.] [563] l. 19 cm.

Plan de la retraite de Barren Hill en Pensilvanie : ou un détachement de deux mille deux cent hommes sous le G'al LaFayette étois entouré par l'Armée angloise sous les G'als Howe, Clinton et Grant le 28 May 1778 /

Experience aërostatique faite à Lyon; d'un ballon de cent pieds de diamètre le 10 [i.e. 19] janvier 1784, à midi 48 min[u]tes

Perth-Amboy church lottery. No. The possessor of this ticket shall be entitled to such prize as shall be drawn against its number, if demanded with six months after the drawing is finished - subject to a deduction of fifteen per cent. [Perth Amb

(Deferred dept.) Treasury of the United States. No. Register's-Office. Be it known, that there is due from the United States of America, unto or assign, the sum of being deffered stock, bearing interest at six per cent, per annum from inclusivel

Table shewing the amount of principal (on the calculation of 100 dollars) redeemed at certain quarter-yearly periods until its final extinction, by the United States, of their stock bearing an interest of six per cent. per annum, arising from th

A new and short rule for calculating interest at six per cent, and any other desired rate. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1855 by Elizur P.Minier in the Clerk's office of the southern district court of Ohio.

Mechanical multiplier. invented by George W. Edelman, of the U. S. Assay office, New York, to determine the value of any amount of federal currency, from $1 to $100,000 in British sterling, at 8.5 to 10 5/8 per cent. prem., and vic

Hunkers, attend! Fire away!! The above is a true likeness of "ten cent Jimmy" Buchanan, the "damed-black-rat's" candidate for president ... P. S. "Jimmy" you cannot win! Freedom's Office, Fremont's Peak, Rocky Mountains [1856?].

International despatch! from New York and Philadelphia to the west and southwest via Buffalo. Freight by this despatch is forwarded over the New York and Erie, Buffalo and Lake Huron, G. W. Mich. Cent., &c. railroads ... New York, August 1, 1857

Taxes ... The subscribers, assessors of Reading, pursuant to law, hereby give notice that the Town has voted to make a discount of 8 per cent on all taxes ... Assessors of Reading. Reading, Sept. 17, 1860 ... Boston, W. & E. Howe, printers, 39 M

Money must be had! One cent a handsomely chased gold plated locket charm, former price 37 cents.; for only one cent. at Salom's Old curiosity shop. Cor. of West and Washington Sts., Boston [1861].

Currency table, showing the value of a "greenback" dollar note, in specie, from par to 200 per cent, advancing by 1-8ths. Computed by John V. Yatman, New York. New York. Published ny E. B. Clayton's sons, printers and stationers, No. 157 Pearl S

Regulations in relation to the receipt of four per cent certificates and bonds from agents who have funded the moneys of their principals in their own names, to pay the taxes of principals. Richmond, June 24, 1864.

This will certify that has paid in at this office for which amount registered bonds of the Confederate states of America, bearing interest from this date at the rate of four per cent, per annum, will be issued to him, under the "Act to reduce th

Regulations in reference to four per cent certificates informally assigned, which have been received in payment of taxes. Richmond, July 27, 1864.

Interest at 3 per cent for one day in cents. [New York? c. 1868].

Being compelled to vacate our store, early in August ... we have marked down our entire stock from 20 to 50 per cent ... The new building will be occupied by us as soon as completed, probably early in October next. W. M. Shute & Son. 173 & 175 W

Extract from Jay Cooke & Co's circular of 4th of March, 1871, in explanation of the advantages of new five per cent loan.

Terrace & gondola, Cent. Park, N.Y. / J.S. Johnston, view & marine photo, N.Y.

Bridge at 59th St., Cent. Park, N.Y. / J.S. Johnston, View & Marine Photo, N.Y.

Bowery: entrance to 5 cent restaurant

Bowery: 10 cent Turkish Bath

Men drinking coffee at the "One Cent Coffee Stand" of the Greater N.Y. Philanthropic Society, New York

Bowery: Reading room of 10 cent Lodging House

Bassae Temple of Apollo, of 4th cent. B.C. (S.W.), on a lonely mountain side in Greece

Wholesale commodity prices and railway rates. 100 per cent represents average prices and rates per passenger and per ton per mile for years 1890 to 1899 ... [Washington, D. C. 1909?].

Toy yacht, Cent'l [Central] Park

Start of toy yacht race, Cent'l [Central] Park

Toy yachts -- Cent'l [Central] Park

Start of yacht race, Cent'l [Central] Park

Milk 1 cent - City Hall Park, N.Y.

Tom Loftin Johnson (1854-1911) and incidents in the building of the three cent car line

A-11152 French H.E. (Wash. Cent.) Herbert E. French, photographer

A group of children at a District School in cotton picking season. Petty's Chapel District School #20, near Corsicana. Only 40 per cent of the children who attend are here because the cotton is still being picked, in most districts the school term is being shortened to accommodate the picking. The children are above the average of country school children and this is an exceptional school, only two of the ten families represented here being "Renters" (see Hine Report on Texas). These children are getting 8 months school. Most of the rural schools in Texas give them 6 months or less. All these children, from the 5 year old up pick cotton. Location: Corsicana [vicinity], Texas.

Speed the "silver bullet." Buy the new government war loan - 4 1/2 per cent per annum / printed by Dobson, Molle & Co. Ltd., Edinburgh & London.

The New York Decorators Ambulance Fund--5 East 48th Street by New York interior decorators for our boys at the front--Every cent for ambulances & trailers.

For you - they are giving their lives over there--For them - you must give every cent you can spare 2nd war fund - May 6-11 / / Charles W. Bartlett 1918.

Bring in your $50, and take home your bond! Third issue Liberty Bonds paying 4 1/4 per cent.

Various subjects of archaeological interest. Enamelled glass lamp. Example of a fine mosque lamp of the 14th cent.

Various subjects of archaeological interest. An illumination from the Book of Job. A 13th Cent. MSS [i.e., manuscript]. In the Greek Library.

Greek treasures in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Byzantine jewelled cross. Gift of John Palaeologus to the Sepulchre in 15th cent

Various subjects of archaeological interest. An illumination of the Annunciation. From a MSS. Written prior to the 12th cent, A.D.

Palmyra. Temple of Baal. Justinian's Byzantine wall. VI cent.

Various subjects of archaeological interest. A MSS. [i.e., manuscript] page of the Book of Isaiah. From the 9th cent. A.D. A volume in the Greek library; [Another view of manuscript page].

[African American boy selling The Washington Daily News - sign on his hat reads, "Have you read The News? One cent" - headline reads "Millionaire tax rends G.O.P."]

Franklin on new penny, Lincoln on new nickel? Washington D.C., Jan. 22. Henry Smythe, Jr., of New York City, has written a letter to Secretary of Treasury Morgenthau urging that the head of Benjamin Franklin in 1938 adorn the one cent piece and Abraham LIncoln's memory be honored on a new nickle. Smythe is the founder, Nationally, of the celebration of Benjamin Franklin's birthday, which was last Sunday, January 17. his profile surprisingly resembles President Roosevelt's, 1/22/1937

Capt. H.A. Campbell (M.C.J. Cent.) with (C) Asst. Secty. Navy for AviationEd. P. Warner (L), 10/16/26

Quelques fables. [Paris] Les Cent Bibliophiles, 1927. xiv, 103 p. col. illus., col. plates. 34 cm

Big [...] Washington storm. During the crowded lunch hour between 1 and 1:30 o'clock today, the oil burner in the basement of McCrory's Five and Ten Cent Store exploded, through parts of the machinery to opposite side of the street and making a great hole in the center of the building, The four alarm fire was turned in and every ambulance in the city put into action. Up to 5 p.m., the casualty list showed, 2 dead, 3 dying, and 30 injured. The store is located at 416 7th Street, N.W.

Supplementary subjects of Palmyra. Fragment of Latin inscription on Homs-Palmyra track (III cent. A.D.)

[Group outside 1 Cent Restaurant, National Demonstration, Bernarr MacFadden Foundation Unemployment Relief]

[Group outside 1 Cent Restaurant, National Demonstration, Bernarr MacFadden Foundation Unemployment Relief]

Roman road N. of Aleppo near Bab el Hawa of II cent. A.D. ; with Ford car

Makes housing survey. Peter Grimm, assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury on leave of absence as President of William A. White & Sons of N.Y., is completing a holistic survey which shows only 2 to 4 per cent of vacancies east of the Mississippi river

Before Senate Civil Liberties Committee. Washington, D.C., April 15. Testifying before the Senate Civil Liberties Committee today, George S. Ward, Secretary of the Harlan County, Ky., Coal Operators Association, said his organiziation had doubled its assessment on member coal companies three times in the past four years during periods of union mine organization drives. The annual income for the organization from company members is between $60,000 and $70,000 and is derived from an ordinary assessment of 1/2 cent per ton levied on coal produced, 4/15/1937

[60 per cent of Akron, O. population now on relief, Dies Committee told. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15. Testifying today before the House Committee Investigating Un-American Activities, C. Nelson Sparks, Akron, O., former Mayor and Chairman of a Law and Order League during the 1936 rubber strike, declared that 60 percent of the town's population is now living on government or state relief checks since rubber companies decentralized their operations after a wave of strikes]

[VFW National Committee testifies before Dies Committee. Washington, D.C., Dec. 8. Appearing before the House Committee Investigating Un-American Activities, Eugene I. Van Antwerp, National Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, today advocated enforced state and federal registration of all organizations which disseminate propaganda in the United States. He also proposed reduction of present immigration quotes by 90 per cent and elimination from relief rolls of aliens who have not declared their intention of becoming citizens]

Jebel el-Druze & Hauran. Basra Eski Sham. The castle surrounding the Roman theatre, XIII cent.

[VFW National Committee testifies before Dies Committee. Washington, D.C., Dec. 8. Appearing before the House Committee Investigating Un-American Activities, Eugene I. Van Antwerp, National Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, today advocated enforced state and federal registration of all organizations which disseminate propaganda in the United States. He also proposed reduction of present immigration quotes by 90 per cent and elimination from relief rolls of aliens who have not declared their intention of becoming citizens]

[VFW National Committee testifies before Dies Committee. Washington, D.C., Dec. 8. Appearing before the House Committee Investigating Un-American Activities, Eugene I. Van Antwerp, National Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, today advocated enforced state and federal registration of all organizations which disseminate propaganda in the United States. He also proposed reduction of present immigration quotes by 90 per cent and elimination from relief rolls of aliens who have not declared their intention of becoming citizens]

10 per cent railroad rate increase benefits motor carriers--ICC Commissioner Eastman. Washington, D.C., April 13. ICC Commissioner Joseph B. Eastman today told a Senate Interstate Commerce Subcommittee that he believed the 10 per cent rate increase granted the railroads last summer has been "Of more benefit to the motor carriers than to the railroads." Advocating a balanced system of transportation charges between rail, motor and water carriers, Eastman said that contrary to popular belief, rate wars between the three do not benefit the public, 4-13-39

Back into production go these carloads of scrap metal, Allegheny Ludlum Steel[e] Corp., Brackenridge, Pa. The melting of alloy steels for defense work requires that steel mill scrapyards such as this be constantly filled. The overhead magnet deposits the scrap in a loader which carries it to the open-hearth furnace. About 50 per cent scrap steel is used in open-hearth production

Young mother, aged twenty-two, has one little girl three years old. Merrill, Klamath County, Oregon. In mobile unit of FSA (Farm Security Administration) camp. New baby expected in December. During this year she has worked with her husband in: strawberries (Helvetia, Oregon); cherries (Salem, Oregon); beans (West Stayton, Oregon); hops (Independence, Oregon). Is now in potato pickers' camp at the end of that season. "We haven't got a cent now and we've lost our car because we've helped some people out. It seems like it's taken every cent to eat off, that and traveling around."

Appliqued embroideries for sale on street in front of ten cent store. Saturday afternoon. Siler City, North Carolina

Young mother, aged twenty-two, has one little girl three years old. Merrill, Klamath County, Oregon. In mobile unit of FSA (Farm Security Administration) camp. New baby expected in December. During this year she has worked with her husband in: strawberries (Helvetia, Oregon); cherries (Salem, Oregon); beans (West Stayton, Oregon); hops (Independence, Oregon). Is now in potato pickers' camp at the end of that season. "We haven't got a cent now and we've lost our car because we've helped some people out. It seems like it's taken every cent to eat off, that and traveling around."

PRESIDENT SIGNS PHILIPPINE BILL. WASHINGTON, D.C. AUGUST 7. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT TODAY SIGNED A MEASURE DESIGNED TO FACILITATE THE ECONOMIC ADJUSTMENT OF THE PHILIPPINE COMMONWEALTH TO INDEPENDENCE STATUS. IT PROVIDES FOR GRADUALLY DECLINING DUTY-FREE QUOTAS ON IMPORTS FROM THE PHILIPPINES OF COCONUT OIL, CIGARS, AND PEARL BUTTONS. THE QUOTAS DECREASE BY 5 PER CENT EVERY YEAR UNTIL 1946, WHEN FULL POLITICAL INDEPENDENCE IS GRANTED THE ISLANDS. L TO R: FRANCIS B. SAYRE, NEW PHILIPPINE GOVERNOR; PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT; SERGIO OSMENA, VICE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES; AND J.M. ELIZALDE, RESIDENT PHILIPPINE COMMISSIONER

Pea pickers. Wages (1939): one cent per pound. Hamper holds about twenty eight pounds. Near Niland, Imperial County, California

Roman tombs dating from 3rd cent. A.D. North of Tombs of the Kings, found Aug. 1940

Roman tombs dating from 3rd cent. A.D. North of Tombs of the Kings, found Aug. 1940

Part of Bull tract near Marysville, California. Houses set on half- and one-acre lots are sold to workers who build their houses on them. No payments on principal are made for the first four years; interest payments start at three percent and go up to six percent by one percent increase yearly. At the end of four years payments on principal are due at rate of twenty to twenty-five per cent annually. Land sells from two hundred to five hundred dollars per acre. Many migrants are settling in such tracts as these

Every available space for parking is used by skiers on weekends at Clinton Gilbert's farm. The house is about eighty years old; purchased by Gilbert in 1929. He has about 150 acres, mainly a dairy farm with twenty-three cows. He also makes about one hundred gallons of maple syrup every year. First skiing town in U.S. built on this farm in 1934 by White Cupboard Inn, but Gilbert now owns and runs tow and it has increased his income about twenty-five per cent. Has enabled him to build small ski lodge and do many repairs to property

Roman tombs dating from 3rd cent. A.D. North of Tombs of the Kings, found Aug. 1940

Tankers. Tankers left Gulf points for the Eastern seaboard at the rate of one every eighty minutes. Loading dock hoses like these serve a fleet of 300 vessels. An average tanker carries as much oil as 280 railroad tank cars, requiring four trains, four locomotives. Ships could haul oil for one cent a barrel as against necessary railroad rates of four cents. Low marine rates left no incentive for railroads or pipelines to equip themselves for transporting Eastern petroleum requirements

Every available space for parking is used by skiers on weekends at Clinton Gilbert's farm. The house is about eighty years old; purchased by Gilbert in 1929. He has about 150 acres, mainly a dairy farm with twenty-three cows. He also makes about one hundred gallons of maple syrup every year. First skiing town in U.S. built on this farm in 1934 by White Cupboard Inn, but Gilbert now owns and runs tow and it has increased his income about twenty-five per cent. Has enabled him to build small ski lodge and do many repairs to property

Roman tombs dating from 3rd cent. A.D. North of Tombs of the Kings, found Aug. 1940

Roman tombs dating from 3rd cent. A.D. North of Tombs of the Kings, found Aug. 1940

FIRST LADY EATS FIVE CENT MEAL. WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 14. CLIMAXING A CONFERENCE OF 'DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN DEPRESSION,' MRS. FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT AND OTHER PROMINENT WOMEN TONIGHT ATE A FIVE CENT 'RELIEF' DINNER. THE FIVE CENT MEAL WAS BASED ON THE ACTUAL PER- MEAL PER-PERSON FOOD BUDGET OF THE AVERAGE WOMAN WORKING ON WPA. IT EXCEEDS BY 2 CENTS THE AVERAGE FOR RELIEF FAMILIES. SHOWN IN THE PICTURE, L TO R: MRS. HUGH EASLEY, ST. LOUIS, MO, TYPICAL MOTHER ON RELIEF; LITTLE ...BASLEY, 3 YEARS OLD; AND MRS. ROOSEVELT

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Five and ten and fifteen cent turkey dinner. Woolworth's Dime Store. Amsterdam, New York

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

This picker is Roger Dauber's hired man and he gets a cent a basket above his wages for the picking. Dorchester County, Maryland

Washington, D.C. Christmas shopping in Woolworth's five and ten cent store

War Labor Board: "Little Steel" hearing. Lee Pressman, Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) counselor; Philip Murray, CIO president; and Harold Ruttenberg (speaking), research director, United Steel Workers (USW), at the "Little Steel" hearing held by the War Labor Board at the Hotel Washington in Washington, D.C., July 1. The hearing arose from a wage dispute between union demands and four "Little Steel" companies: Bethlehem Steel, Republic Steel, Youngstown Sheet and Tube, and Inland Steel. The hearing resulted in a fifteen per cent wage increase formula, setting a precedent for future wage adjustments to meet recent increases in the cost of living

War Labor Board: "Little Steel" hearing. Philip Murray, Congress of Industrial Organization (CIO) leader, left, and Harold Ruttenberg, research director for United Steel Workers (USW), at the "Little Steel" hearing held by the War Labor Board, at the Hotel Washington in Washington, D.C., July 1. The hearing arose from a wage dispute between union demands and four "Little Steel" companies: Bethlehem Steel, Republic Steel, Youngstown Sheet and Tube, and Inland Steel. The hearing resulted in a fifteen per cent wage increase formula, and set a precedent for future wage adjustments to meet recent increases in the cost of living

War Labor Board: "Little Steel" hearing. Philip Murray, Congress of Industrial Organization (CIO) leader, left, and Harold Ruttenberg, research director for United Steel Workers (USW), at the "Little Steel" hearing held by the War Labor Board, at the in Washington, D.C., July 1. The hearing arose from a wage dispute between union demands and four "Little Steel" companies: Bethlehem Steel, Republic Steel, Youngstown Sheet and Tube, and Inland Steel. The hearing resulted in a fifteen per cent wage increase formula, and set a precedent for future wage adjustments to meet recent increases in the cost of living

Lititz, Pennsylvania. The Moravian sewing circle quilts for anyone at one cent a yard of thread and donates the money to the church

Melbourne, Australia. Beaufort torpedo bomber turret sub-assembly plant. Workmen operating an automatic tool machine. Ninety-five per cent of the machinery in this plant was imported under the lend lease program

Fuel oil conservation. An experienced serviceman checks the efficiency of the family heating plant. This man measures the draft, the amount of heat lost through the chimney, and the carbon dioxide content of the flue gases. His work resulted in cutting down fuel consumption more than nineteen per cent. All heating contractors and many coal and fuel-oil dealers are prepared to give this valuable service

Fuel oil conservation. Felt, wood, or metal weather stripping wards off Jack Frost and can save as much as fifteen per cent on fuel. The householder can apply felt or wood stripping himself, metal weather stripping, however, should be installed by an expert

War Labor Board: "Little Steel" hearing. Philip Murray, Congress of Industrial Organization leader, speaking at the "Little Steel" hearing held by the War Labor Board, at the Hotel Washington in Washington, D.C., July 1. The hearing arose from a wage in Washington, D.C., July 1. The hearing arose from a wage dispute between union demands and four "Little Steel" companies: Bethlehem Steel, Republic Steel, Youngstown Sheet and Tube, and Inland Steel. The hearing resulted in a fifteen per cent wage increase formula, and set a precedent for future wage adjustments to meet recent increases in the cost of living

Fuel oil conservation. Insulation packed snugly between the beams in the attic floor can reduce loss of heat up to forty or even fifty per cent. The householder can do this himself with an unfloored attic and by doing so save fifteen percent on fuel

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. By using a polarized light apparatus to take pictures of plastic models of turbine nuts and bolts, Dr. Hetenyi, Hungarian-born research engineer at the Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company, has discovered how to make this fastening device up to forty per cent stronger. He found that nuts and bolts with broad shoulders and tapered bodies distribute stress on threads more evenly than do ordinary nuts and bolts