See also the "History of the Firm," years 1851 to 1857, in Part II of
this book. Pearson (Dime Novels, 1929, 50) made the statement that Beadle
added a printing office to his stereotyping plant in Buffalo. As a matter
of fact, he did not do his own printing even during his early days in
||Erastus F. Beadle. To Nebraska in '57. A Diary of Erastus
F. Beadle. N.Y. Public Library, Bulletin, February and March, 1923,
under Beadle's date, May 1, 1857. See also the "History of the Firm," in
Part II of the present volume.