How 'Tis Done: A Thorough Ventilation of the Numerous Schemes Conducted by Wandering Canvassers; Together with the Various Advertising Dodges for the Swindling of the Public (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from How Tis Done A Thorough Ventilation of the Numerous Schemes Conducted by Wandering Canvassers Together With the Various Advertising Dodges for the Swindling of the PublicThe publishers of this volume are satisfied that it will meet a want long felt For years designing men have preyed upon the rural sections of the country, draining it of a large proportionExcerpt from How Tis Done A Thorough Ventilation of the Numerous Schemes Conducted by Wandering Canvassers Together With the Various Advertising Dodges for the Swindling of the PublicThe publishers of this volume are satisfied that it will meet a want long felt For years designing men have preyed upon the rural sections of the country, draining it of a large proportion of its wealth, as tribute to cunning, lazy canvassing agents and downright criminal swindles of all kinds These men have become adepts in the business of hatching schemes and setting traps, that are so shrewdly manipulated that their victims are In every community and almost every household in the land When one project eeces the people until it is exposed and cannot be worked any longer, they have another to take its place Every day might be heard the wails of regret and threats of vengeance from duped men and women, who had been made to give up their hard earned money to pay for something they had no use for, because they did not know the tricks of the profession The methods of catching victims by these individuals have only been told, heretofore, in detached and valueless form in current newspaper literature We have now for the first time, in this book, a condensed, truthful and reliable expose of the many dodges constantly being practiced upon the public, together with the glaring swindles with which the farmer finds himself constantly beset In these pages is told the story of the origin and development of the county history, atlas and map scheme, which has taken millions of dollars from the farming communi ties together with the lightning rod, patent right, cloth, mining stock, patent medicine, and the thousand other plans resorted to for the purpose of squeezing money from innocent victims We tell how these things are done, by whom, for what purpose, and the profits realized and there isn t a farmer or other, who reads these pages carefully, but may in the future defy any glib agent or book canvasser to worm a dollar out of his pocket.We have placed this book at a low figure in order to give it a large circulation If we succeed in doing this, the rascally agent and advertising humbug must seek other callings.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooksThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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  • Title: How 'Tis Done: A Thorough Ventilation of the Numerous Schemes Conducted by Wandering Canvassers; Together with the Various Advertising Dodges for the Swindling of the Public (Classic Reprint)
  • Author: Bates Harrington
  • ISBN: 9781333221737
  • Page: 377
  • Format: Paperback
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