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Title Blank license forms for retail business, City of Hoboken, for years 1912-1913.
Object Name Form
Catalog Number 2013.069.0032
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Gift of Estate of Robert Maier by sister, Michelle Maier.
Scope & Content Blank license forms for retail business, City of Hoboken, for years 1912-1913.

Printed forms, two-up, with perforations; received as removed from record book. Leaf with two forms: 6-7/8" high x 7-7/8" wide. Inkstamped with serial number for badge no. that was issued.

Sheet 1: numbers 115 + 116
Sheet 2: numbers 117 + 118

Intended for peddling merchandise, but not for street peddlers working from mobile carts, etc., Restrictions stated excluded the selling on the street of several broad categories of items and usual methods of transporting or displaying such items for sale. Licensing year ran from July 1912 to first week of June 1913.

Text:

No. [inkstamped number] Hoboken, N.J. ________________ 191

Received from _________________________
of _______________________ Street, the sum of Seven Dollars for
License to Peddle Merchandise, Excepting the hawking, peddling or selling of dry goods,
wearing apparel, jewelry, ornaments, crockery, woodenware, or tinware from stands,
wagons, pushcarts or otherwise, on the public streets of the City of Hoboken, until the
first Monday in June 1913.
$7.000
Badge No. [inkstamped number] ____________________
City Clerk

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[vertically at left]
Countersigned:
_____________________
Comptroller

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Date 1912-1913
Year Range from 1912
Year Range to 1913
Caption sheet 2, typical
Imagefile 247\20130690032.TIF
Classification Retail
Government & Politics
Business & Commerce