The Saint Louis business directory for 1853-4 /

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Marine, Fire and Hull Insurance.

Delaware Mutual Safety
Insurance Company of Philadelphia.

Agent’s Office , south-west corner of Main and Pine sts.streets ,
Up-stairs, in Rankin’s Building, at St. Louis, Mo.

Marine, Inland and Fire Insurances .

Marine Insurances on Vessels, Cargo, Freight, to all parts of the
world.

Inland Insurances on Goods by Rivers, Canals and Lakes, and by
Land Carriage to all parts of the Union, including the risk by Fire
until arrived.

Fire Insurances on Merchandise generally, on Stores, Dwelling
Houses, &c., &c.

Assets of the Company.

Bonds, Mortgages, and Ground Rent, $25,000 0
$33,055 Pennsylvania six per cent. loan, 33,255 00
$12,000 Pennsylvania five per cent. loan, 11,640 00
$30,000 Philadelphia City, six, 32,700 00
$2,000 United States six per cent. loan, 2,380 00
$10,000 Spring Garden six per cent. loan, 10,500 00
$3,000 Kensington Water Works six per cent. loan, 3,100 00
$1,000 Kensington District six per cent. loan, 990 00
$27,500 Camden and Amboy Railroad six per cent. loan, 27,510 00
$10,000 Camden and Amboy Railroad five per cent. loan, 9,000 00
$15,000 Wilmington Railroad six per cent. loan, 14,850 00
100 shares Pennsylvania Railroad Company, 4,775 00
5 " Pennsylvania Steamship Company, 3,250 00
50 " Merchants’ and Manufacturers’ Bank, Pittsburgh, 2,750 00
5 " Philadelphia and Havre de Grace Steam Tow
Boat Company,
250 00
20 " Cape Henlopen Steamboat Company, 500 00
2 " Philadelphia Exchange Company, 100 00
Scrip and Stock of sundry Insurance Companies, 8,162 70
Bills receivable, 120,183 52
Cash on hand, 21,706 64
Balances in the hands of agents and premiums on Marine
Policies recently issued,
87,137 27
Subscription notes, 100,000 00
$519,769 13

Directors.

WilliamFolwell, ,
WilliamMartin, ,
Joseph H.Seal, ,
Edmond A.Souder, ,
John C.Davis, ,
RobertBurton, ,
John R.Penrose, ,
EdwardDarlington, ,
Isaac R.Davis, ,
John S.Newlin, ,
Dr. R. M.Huston, ,
James C.Hand, ,
TheophilusPaulding, ,
Samuel E.Stokes, ,
H. JonesBrooke, ,
HenrySloan, ,
HughCraig, ,
WilliamEyre, Jr.,
Charles W.Kelly, ,
J. G.Johnson, ,
George G.Leiper, .
JamesTraquair, ,
SpencerM’Ilvaine, ,
JamesTennant, ,
Joseph S.Burnett, ,
Joshua L.Price, ,
J. T.Logan, , Pittsburgh,
D. T.Morgan, .

WilliamMartin, , President .

Thos. C.Hand, , Vice President .

Joseph W.Cowan, , Secretary ,

By the act in corporating this Company, the parties insuring property therein are entitled to
a share of the profits of the institution, without subjecting themselves to any liability beyond
the premium paid.

The undersigned having been appointed Agent of the above Company, is now ready to insure
buildings and their contents against loss or damage by fire. Cargoes of all descriptions by
river, lake or sea navigation, on the most favorable terms. Also, on hulls of steamboats navigating
the western waters.

EdwardBrooke, , Agent .