Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 341
my object will be to sell at as low a price as possible to compete if I can with my opponents. If they sell at 20/- I will sell at 18/- in such proportion.
I shall be glad to be placed in such a way that I can supply Wine to those persons who can only afford to give low prices and also to have a fame for holding the best description of Wine to suit the taste of those who are able to give an opinion. May I ask you to be good enough to do for me what you consider the most adviseable -- The following order I therefore beg to submit and shall be obliged if you will execute it.
2 Hhds of White Wine
1 of good Vintage & quality (1858 say)
1 do do not so good a quality
2 Hhds of Red Wine
1 of Full heavy description
1 a thinner do
1 Hhd of Muscat ----good