Exhibited by Mission Candle Works, Messrs. Winter, Maurer & Co., Proprietors. These Figures are run in plaster Paris molds and polished same as candles, and being impervious, will last for all time. These are the first ever made on the Pacific Coast, and we have no hesitation in saying they are equal if not superior to marble. [P. 115.]
The Visitors' Guide and Catalogue of the Eighth Industrial Exhibition, of the Mechanics' Institute of San Francisco, held August, 1871. Compiled and Arranged by Jacob Price. San Francisco: A. Roman & Co., Publishers, Booksellers and Stationers, No. 417 Montgomery Street.