[ Printed item. ] Prospectus and forms of application for a share issue by the Ekman Pulp and Paper Company, Limited: '4½ First Mortgage Debentures of £100 Each'.
Three items, folded into the customary packet. In very good condition, lightly aged. ONE: Prospectus. 4pp., 8vo. Includes the memorandum of association, in small print. The prospectus, dated 12 May 1896, begins: 'The Company was constituted in 1883. It possesses two Mills, one at Northfleet (freehold) with a complete plant for the manufacture of sulphite wood-pulp and four paper machines, and the other at Ilford (leasehold) with one paper machine. The out-put of these five machines is now 150 tons of paper per week.' Docketed at head of first leaf by Sir Richard Harington. TWO: 'Form of Application for Conversion of Debentures. | (to be retained by the Bankers.)' 3pp., 8vo. Bifolium on pink paper, with second leaf perforated. THREE: 'Form of Application.' 1p., 8vo. Horizontal perforation a little over halfway down. No other copy traced, either on COPAC or on OCLC WorldCat. From the Harington family papers.