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1000 Helpful Hints & Valuable Suggestions for Book-Keepers and Business Men (Paperback) Loot Price: R270
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1000 Helpful Hints & Valuable Suggestions for Book-Keepers and Business Men (Paperback): Detroit Book-Keeper Publishing Co

1000 Helpful Hints & Valuable Suggestions for Book-Keepers and Business Men (Paperback)

Detroit Book-Keeper Publishing Co

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 Excerpt: ... like ch. The stem ch, L 3, is for convenience called chay. Second--Frequently compare your work with the Plate, looking closely to Bee if it can be improved In any way. It should correspond as to shading, straightness of stems, and the nearness of the signs to each other. In size, the letters may be as small, and ought not to be much larger than those given in the Plate. The vowel dot a and dash o should always be placed at the middle of the stem. Write mostly with a pen; It is superior to a pencil in every way. Third--Read one page of your writing without reference to the Key. Better still, read each page you write. L S, for example would be read thus; pe-chay, chaype, etc. Short-hand is written by sound. Only as many letters are employed as there are distinct sounds heard; thus, fo, foe; na, nay; lo, low; felo, fellow; do, dough; fabl, fable; fotograf, photograph; mikst, mixed; kwil, qui 11. There are no silent letters, as b in lamb. Each letter Is used only when its particular sound is heard; thus p is used in pie, but not in sophist, (spelt sotlst). lucopper, (pronounced coper) p occurs but once. Hence the usual manner of spelling a word has nothing whatever to do in determining the way to write it in short-hand. Fourth--Practice on Plate 3 till you can copy it in two minutes. Compare your work frequently with the engraved characters. Write a small hand; place your words closely together, speaking them aloud as you write them. Occasionally read over what you have written. Three important rules are: first, practice; second, Practice; third, PRACTICE All beginners write too large. You probably do. Your characters should be but little, if any, longer than those shown in the lesson. Some practice with a pencil is useful, but a pen should be used mostly. L...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: March 2012
First published: March 2012
Authors: Detroit Book-Keeper Publishing Co
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 38
ISBN-13: 978-1-130-18756-4
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-130-18756-X
Barcode: 9781130187564

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