•*r.:msai.s::- miMHHM * •'*> X ! «a- THIS ADVERTISEMENT SHOULD BE CAREFULLY READ AND REMEMBERED BY EVERYONE IN TERESTED IN FENCING/ THE PATENT OVAL SAMSON FENCE WIRE Has now been before the public for four years, and during that time 5,000 TONS HAVE BEEN SOLD Giving very great satisfaction, in proof of which wehold numerous testimonials from well-known colonists ; and the demand is daily increasing to suchi an extent, that numerous spurious imitations have lately < been introduced,' in the yarious markqts of Australia and New Zealand, for; the sole purpose of damaging the reputation of the 1 Patent Oval Samson Wire. The Samson Wire By using the Patent Oval Pence Wire you get a better and cheaper fence than any other, and the best proofs are the imitations already referred to. : r f&S'k. comprehensive circular as to its ; advantages, with numerous testimonial*; xrom well-known colonists, will be postet o any address on application. , The state Forests of Victoria are fenced with the Patent Oval Samson Fence Wire; the one at Dookie i?, without doubt, the bdst Wire Fehce in Australia; and people come from great distances to see it. * PRICES GREATLY REDUCED The public, when purchasing, are therefore cautioned to see that' each coil bears a tin tally thus : i PATENT OVAL SAMSON WIRE, IN OVAI. ; And the Patentee’s Tally or Trade Mark;— M B B. nr padlock. , '
Manufactured by the Whitecross Wire Company, Warrington, England Was patented and introduced four years ago in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, and New Zealand ;' and j the principal claimset fourth was its being ihade Oval tef prevent fraud.- YeVintheface of these patents, ; firms—many of respeciltry standing—’have, for the sake: of a paltry commission, lent themselves to the introof various spurious imitationa, which render them liable to actions atjlaw, and annoyance and l disappointment to the users. • i We would point out to intending purchasers that any peraen erecting Oval Wire Fences, other than the; Patent oval Samson, himself liable for damages. The Patent Acts on’ this point are very explicit; therefore, after this notice n" excuse can be made. 1 -' ) Wehavo had instances brought under our notice where some persons have been so unprincipled as to mix the Spurious Oval Wire amongst the Patent Oval Samson in order to make- a sale, and damage the the reputation of the genuine article., We haven great aversion to take legal proceedings in this matter, but, ;ahall be compelled to, in self-defence, unless th se practices are at once stopped. ADDRESS:— M c Lean Bros. <& Higg, IMPORTER , 69 ELIZABETH STREET MELBOURNE TRADE HARK : M B R IN PADLOCK. We undertake through our agents, to deliver the Patent Oval Samson • Wire at any port in Australia or New'Zealand, ither direct from England or Melbourne. Inquiries by telegram ' promptly answered. . Notice. REWARD.—Fencers throughout the Colonies who can give information -as to the erection of Oval Wire Fences, other than the Patent Oval Samsoijr Wirej will find it to their advantageto communicate with Messrs. M’Lean Brothers and Rigg, 69 Elizabeth Street Melbourne.
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 4, Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 395, 14 July 1881
Page 4 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 395, 14 July 1881
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