COPY OF A SURGEON'S BILLL
Cutting off your right arm, and repairing and } £ 1 12 0
settting the same below the left shoulder, }
Three new fingers to your left hand, - - 0 15 0
A new foot to your left leg, - - - - 1 13 0
Taking out three of your old ribs and putting } 6 13 0
in three new ones, and new fleshing the side, }
Taking out your guts, washing and turning }
and putting them in again. } 4 14 4
Filling your old bones with hog's marrow, - 3 13 6
Filling your veins with goat's blood,- - 3 12 0
Mending your skull, putting in some ass's }
brains, altering your face and repairing your } 5 13 7
A new tongue, new laying the roof of your mouth } 2 4 6
and washing the same, being in bad repair, }
A new eye, and brightening the other, - - 4 1 7
Cleaning the foul parts of your heart, - - 1 3 7
Rubbing up your bad memory, and sundry re- } 1 17 2
pairs done to your person, }
A new cheek and mending your windpipe, - - 8 14 6
A complete set of new lungs, placing them, and }
sundry repairs done to your person, } 5 8 0
EDINBURGH, } .
MAY 30, 1826. } A true Copy. L. 46 16 3
SALE BY AUCTION.
Having seized on the unfortunate man, the following is a
catalogue of his effects, which will be sold by auction, by WILLIAM
NEVERSELL, on Monday the 33d of the month, at 10 o'Clock,
in the afternoon:"?A copper cart saddle, a leather hand saw,
two woollen frying pans, and a glass wheel barrow, three pair of
pea straw breeches, and a china bedstead with copper hangings,
a deal coal grate, a paper smoke jack, a mahogany poker, and a
pair of gauze bellows, a worsted tea kettle, an iron feather bed,
nine pair of brass boots, and a steel nightcap.
A fine double breasted beck-skin wig with sleeves, a superfine
pewter waistcoat, an excellent calimanco hog-trough, a dog-skin
warming pan, a pewter looking-glass, and a leather mattock,
three silk hog yokes, a pinchbeck swil tub, a pair of muslin milk
paiis, a wove leather hatchet, a pair of excellent pewter pudding-
bags, a dimity coal shovel, three satin chamber pots, a wooden
timber chain, and a capital cast iron race horse.
For further particulars, enquire two days after the Sale.
W. Sanderson. Printer. High Street.
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1830 shelfmark: L.C.1268
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