From the Richmond Dispatch, 10/9/1862, p. 2, c. 6
NEW AUCTION AND COMMISSION HOUSE.
Having opened a house on 15th street, between Main and Franklin, under the St. Charles Hotel, I solicit consignments of every description of GOODS, WARES, MERCHANDISE, COUNTRY PRODUCE, &c.
Having had long experience, I flatter myself to be able to give entire satisfaction.
N. B. – Particular attention paid to outside sales for families breaking up house-keeping.
Also, sales of Horses, Mules, &c., at the Horse Lot, on Council Chamber Hill, every SATURDAY, at 10 o'clock.
Quick sales and prompt returns guaranteed in all cases. Please give me a call.
D. F. BOOTH.
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