There you have it. Since you have the text from the bill, is the bill available?
Presumably there would be a description of the coffins, and a model name or number. Looking at how fancy they are, odds are the were made back East or in SF.
I've never considered that the fancy coffins could be "for show."
Undertakers Ritter & Ream charged each of the McLaurys $141 and change for their services. Since they could bury an indigent per... more
Re: awesome question — Randie O'Neal,Tue Jun 08 11:40
Randie - you are a very twenty-first century person! Itemized Bill? Invoices? Hardly!
The exact totals came from the administration of Tom's and Frank's estates, which brother Will McLaury paid... more