"From this small beginning their business has increased
until last year (1871) their sales reached the sum of $125,000.
"They make a specialty of large circular saws, selling
during the first six months of 1872 upwards of five hundred
saws, over fifty inches diameter. They are also making their
patent "Challenge" and "Clipper" cross-cut saws."
American Manufacturer and Trade of the West, September 1872