G. S. L. City 21 Ap. 1857.
Horace S. Ellridge Esqu.
You will please purchase and forward to A. O. Smoot, 2 setts Blacksmith's tools, as under, one addressed to La Bonte, and one to Deer Creek, and forward by the Carrying Coy to be left at these stations
1 Large Bellows, all of the best material & well finished
1 large Anvill "
1 small do "
1 large Vice "
1 small do. "
1 set dies and plates for screws right hand
1 do do " left "
1 large size sledge 1 small do & set hand hammers.
1 full set tongs -- drills -- punches or steel to make
1 set of shoing tools -- best quality.
Double the above, & you will have the two sets. and send on 2 good blacksmiths for each set to those places. And Irons for two saw mills &c. as under, these hand Irons need not be sent on till Septr. viz
3 cranks, 12. from Centre of Journal to centre of wrist. and 14 in. across the wings -- The wings to be 10 in. in length, the journal 4 1/4 in. diameter & 8 in. long. Each crank to have a wrought iron wrist, The wrist to be 3 in. diameter, and 5 in. clear of washers, to be keyed in back of arm. next page for "Mill Irons.
cast steel. 500 lbs 7/8 Octogon
1000 " 1 in do of Jessop & Son's.
The Trustee in Trust, has drawn upon you for $200.00 in favor of Brigham H. Young.
order, 500 feet of fuse rope for blasting in quarry.
6 or 8 doz. best quality of whitewash brushes, for plasterers use. best Brussel <Russian> Bristles-- if they can be got, and let them be of that sort "made to order" not alone for sale, assorted. most of them of large size-- say 8 in.
Mill Irons Cont'd.
2 Gudgeons, 14 in, across the wings --wings 8 in. long--journals 3 in.
diameter & 6 in. long
6 Gudgeons 8 in. across the wings -- wings 6 in. long journals 2 in.
diameter & 5 in. long
4 " 5 in across the wings " 4 " " " 1 (1/2)
diam & 3 (1/2) lon
50 feet of Carriage rack, 3 in. on face, to bolt on under side of carriage
2 pinions to gear into same pinions, go on to an octagon, or 8 sqr
wood shaft 9 (1/2) in. in diameter.
2 sets of 6 ft-rag-wheel irons, with 6 segments to each set
2 upper Saw stirrups
2 lower do with noddle pins attached to each; each to have
brass boxes with gib and keys.
4 mill saws, 6 (1/2) ft long of Branch Crooks, Frots maker St. Louis
2 doz 14 in flat float cut saw mill files of Butcher's make all
included by dash on this page & that preceding, including. the
cast steel & Plasterer's Bills, are the Mill irons for Deer Creek
& La bonte stations -- all else to be sent here. Save the
Blacksmiths & their tools, as advised on preceding page.