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William Buttar

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1765-08-27
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Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston Evening-Post, 5 August 1765, p. 3; 12 August 1765, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston Post-Boy & Advertiser, 5 August 1765, p. 2; 19 August 1765, p. 4; 26 August 1765, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston-Gazette, and Country Journal, 12 August 1765, p. 4; 19 August 1765, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Massachusetts Gazette and Boston News-Letter, 15 August 1765, p. 3; 22 August 1765, p. 1
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Advertisement text (Evening-Post): "On TUESDAY the 27th of August, Will be sold by PUBLIC VENDUE At the House of William Buttar, in Green's Lane, a Variety of genteel House Furniture, viz. Mahogany Tables, Looking Glasses, Chest of Draws, several Setts of Chairs, Feather Beds and Bedding, a Variety of China and Glass Ware, Kitchen Furniture, &c. &c.——A Horse & Chaise, Library of BOOKS, and some English GOODS. The Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock in the Morning, & to continue till the Whole are sold, J. Russell, V.M."
Advertisement text (Post-Boy, 5 August): "On Tuesday the 27th of August, Will be sold at PUBLIC VENDUE, At the House of William Buttar, in Green's Lane, a variety of genteel House Furniture, viz. Mohogony Tables, Looking-Glasses, several setts of Chairs, Chest of Draws, Feather Beds and Bedding, variety of China and Glass Ware, Kitchen Furniture, &c. &c.——A good Horse & Chaise, Library of BOOKS, and some English GOODS.
The Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock in the Morning, and to be continued till the Whole are sold. J. Russell, V.M."
Advertisement text (Boston Gazette): "On TUESDAY the 27th of August, will be Sold by Public Vendue, at the House of William Buttar, Esq; in Greene's Lane.
A Variety of genteel Houshold Furniture, viz. Mohogony Tables, Looking-Glasses, several Setts of Chairs, Feather Beds & Bedding, two exceeding good Chaise Horses, a new Spinnet, made by Hitchcock, Mahogony Beauro and Chests of Drawers, some Plate, a Variety of China and Glass Ware, Kitchen Furniture, &c. &c. Library of BOOKS,—and some ENGLISH GOODS.
B. N. The Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock, A.M. and to be continued 'till the whole are sold. J. Russell, V.M."
Advertisement text (Massachusetts Gazette): "On Tuesday the 27th of August Will be Sold at PUBLIC VENDUE, At the House of William Buttar, Esq; in Green's Lane, a variety of genteel House furniture, viz. Mahogony Tables, Looking-Glasses, Mahogony Bureau and Chest of Draws, a new Spinnet made by Hitchcock, several Setts of Chairs, Feather Beds, and Bedding, a Variety of China and Glass Ware, Kitchen Furniture, some Plate, &c. Library of BOOKS, and some English GOODS. — Also, Two exceeding good Chaise Horses. The Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock in the Morning, and to be continued till the whole are sold. J. Russell, V.M."
Advertisement text (Post-Boy, 19 August): "On Tuesday the 27th of August Will be Sold at PUBLIC VENDUE, At the House of William Buttar, Esq; in Green's Lane, a variety of genteel House Furniture, viz. Mahogony Tables, Looking-Glasses, Mahogany Bureau and Chest of Draws, a new Spinnet made by Hitchcock, several Setts of Chairs, Feather Beds, and Bedding, a Variety of China and Glass Ware, Kitchen Furniture, some Plate, &c. Library of BOOKS, and some English GOODS.— Also, Two exceeding good Chaise Horses 
The Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock in the Morning, and to be continued till the Whole are sold.
J. Russell, V.M."
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