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note-size for $2. postage. Prepared Ink to Write on the Multisimply it plying Letter-Writer. and its A THE MULTIPLYING LETTERWRITING. palm off the card. You can sell the postal-card size for $1. When you have copied all you want. you can use in another trick later on. and he will only charge you 1c. If his card was the sixth. which is his card. While it is warm." —Boston Transcript. Take any quantity you choose of fine gelatine. others. and. purple or crimson and mix it with one pint of water. have provided a number of shallow tin dishes. "Has our client a good case?" "Good for several thousand dollars. by a gentle heat. and put it in a small bottle that holds about 4 tablespoonfuls. which is not his card. for each. or a lodge. and mix them together. until it becomes quite soft (but not dissolved in the water). and place it in your pocket.Page cards. is she?" "The kind that everybody says will make a good wife for somebody some "What sort of a girl day. on a small piece of board.00. If the pad should happen to get broken or cracked. when it will be found. They will set into a strongjelly. gently pressing it. It is best to let the pans stand two or three days. Now. This letter apparatus is far superior to a printing press.00. for instance. and will level itself again. wants to send 100 notices to his customers. and it is ready for another. A — warm it until it turns liquid. you can make you choose. a bottle. you are sure to make money and get rich. Any tinsmith can make them for a few cents each. take a sponge and wipe it off the composition. next is looking at the card. Now. if a letter be written with the prepared ink (the receipt of which is given below) one hundred copies of the same letter can be made by simply laying the letter on the compo- advantages are numerous. and glycerine" about one-fourth of an inch thick. the size of a sheet of note-paper. you place a palmed card on top of the pack or slip a card from the bottom to the top. as he or she can sell the apparatus to nearly every merchant or storekeeper. Then again. In the summer time it is better to use a little more gelatine than glycerine. uniformly and evenly. and soak it a short time in cold water. This ink also answers for rubber hand-stamps. After he has looked through the pack. and allowing it to remain for two or three minutes. or letter-size for $3. Now. and moisten it with a few drops of this ink. some made the size of a postal card. letters or notes. and be as good as ever. Get one ounce of analine. and. in this case While he it is six. in a clean pan place the softened gelatine. which seldom occurs. as there are many hundred percent profit. and they cost you about 5c. If you tack. it is now the seventh.' sition. and don't let him see Count off it. just go to you postmaster and show him these when printed. the number of cards he says. and others the size of a letter-sheet. Pretty Good. lay your tin disheson a table that is level. have them made with a lid to lift on and off (the lid is to keep out dust when not in use). and in the winter a little more glycerine than gelatine. and one teaspoonful of molasses. instead of paying 3c. in the pans. or. 20 or 50 friends. instead of writing 100 letters he prints them from his pad. or the electric pen. then pour off all the water that easily drains from it. all the impressions The Kind. Now. dissolve it until it is perfectly fluid.00. 3 or 4 layers of old cloth. or if you repeat the trick you can palm this card and place it on top of the pack. one ounce of alcohol. can In this recipe alone there is a small fortune for any man or woman of ordinary intelligence. and pour into them your mixture of gelatine. upon lifting off the letter. Now. It answers for postal cards. black. add to it just about the same quantity of glycerine as there is of dissolved gelatine. and gently press the rubber stamp — on it. or the manifold letter-writer. by which about one hundred letters be copied from a single letter. . and you can easily take from Y5 to 100 copies from the pad. place your hand in your pocket and bring out the palmed card is still in your pocket which card. tradesman. Now let him take any card from the pack. requires to send out notice the pad does the business in half an hour. an immense saving of postage is made. 12. These you sell for 50c. all you have to do is to place clean sheets of paper on the composition." —Detroit Free Press. that a com- plete facsimile of the writing has been produced.

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