Kansas Historical Quarterly - Illustration from "The Eldridge House"
Kansas Historical Quarterly, November, 1940
RULES AND REGULATIONS:
The Proprietors will not hold themselves responsible for Money, Jewelry, or other vauables left in the rooms.
Lock and bolt the door when you retire.
On leaving the room please lock the door, and leave the key at the Office.
All kinds of Gaming is strictly prohibited in the House.
Guests having friends to dine, are requested to give notice at the Office, and register their names.
All bills for permanent or transient Board, must be paid at the end of each and every weeek, or their rooms will be considered vacated.
Persons without Baggage are expected to pay is in advance.
Permaent board-price, according to Rooms, etc.
No deduction for absence of boarders for less than one week.
Any inattention on the part of Servants is requested to be made known at the Office.
Servants are not allowed to do errands out of the House wthout permission from the Clerk.
House closes at 11 o'clock.
S. W. & T. B. ELDRIDGE.
LAWRENCE, May 10, 1856.
Herald of Freedom Print, Lawrence, Kansas.