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Barker Machine and Foundry Co., manufacturers of Barker process piston rings, Sixth and Cayuga Streets, Philadelphia; Barker process piston rings, tested accuracy; cable address "BARKERSAGE" PHILADELPHIA, Lieber's code used; founded 1879 by James Barker; All agreements and orders are contingent upon strikes, accidents or other causes beyond our control.. In crediting for defective castings we make no allowance for work done in finishing.; Merry Christmas; Letterhead contains images of a piston ring; a manufacturing complex; and color image of a lighted candle against a backround of a holly and ivy vine with the text Merry Christmas in fancy script [see Barker Machine and Foundry Co. (b)]


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Piston rings, Foundries, Philadelphia (Penn.), Pennsylvania, Factories, Letterheads