lithographed: on box lid, within first panel: "THE/EDISON MIMEOGRAPH/ORIGINALLY DESIGNED AND PATENTED BY/MR. THOMAS A. EDISON/MADE BY/A. B. DICK COMPANY, CHICAGO, U.S.A./N.B. THIS MACHINE IS SOLD BY THE A.B.DICK COMPANY WITH THE LICENSE RESTRICTION THAT IT CAN/BE USED ONLY WITH STENCIL, PAPER, INK AND OTHER SUPPLIES MADE BY/A. B. DICK COMPANY, CHICAGO."
lithographed: on box lid, within second panel: "THE PATENTS DESIGNATED BELOW ARE OWNED BY US, AND OPERATED UNDER BY/EXCLUSIVE LICENSE... [continues for two more lines, then includes lists of U.S. and foreign patents, with numbers and dates]"
lithographed: on front of box, lid and lower part of box below: "No 62/DIAPHRAGM MIMEOGRAPH"
printed: on first sheet of paper attached to inside of box lid: "...PRICE LIST.../OF/EDISON DIAPHRAGM MIMEOGRAPHS [includes list of machines, parts, and supplies, with prices]"
printed: on second sheet of paper attached to inside of box lid: "NEW AND SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING THE/DIAPHRAGM MIMEOGRAPH,/ FOR REDUPLICATING TYPEWRITING [includes step-by-step instructions and guidelines for the care of machine and supplies]"
lithographed: on wooden frame of diaphragm: "IMPORTANT DIRECTIONS! 1ST. When through printing remove the stencil 2ND. Replace/the frame on printing bed. 3RD. Remove the surplus ink in the/Diaphragm by laying a portion of an old newspaper underneath as well as on top of it, and pass the inking roller over/it with pressure... [continues for several lines]"; "N.B. THIS MACHINE IS SOLD BY THE A.B. DICK COMPANY WITH THE LICENSE/RESTRICTION THAT IT CAN BE USED ONLY WITH PENCIL, PAPER, INK, AND OTHER SUPPLIES MADE BY/A.B. DICK COMPANY, Chicago, U.S.A."
printed: on paper label attached to bottle of varnish: "Edison MimeographVarnish,/MADE ONLY BY/A. B. DICK COMPANY, N.Y.C. CHICAGO."
pressed: on glass varnish bottle, rim: "A. B. DICK CO."; "CHICAGO, U.S.A."
printed: on paper label attached to bottle of liquid glue: "LE PAGE/LIQUID GLUE/FOR MAKING/AND FOR/MENDING/ALWAYS/READY FOR USE/MANUFACTURED ONLY BY/RUSSIA CEMENT CO./GLOUCESTER, MASS. U.S.A./NEW YORK, CHICAGO, SAN FRANCISCO,/MONTREAL, LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN. [other text on other side of label]"
stamped: on metal cap of glue bottle: "TO OPEN TURN [arrow]"
printed: in red on circular: "ABOUT THE PATENTS AND/COMMERCIAL RIGHTS/OF THE/A. B. DICK COMPANY/OWNERS OF THE/EDISON MIMEOGRAPH/AND SUPPLIES/[statement of rights, continues onto other side]"
printed: on cover of instruction booklet: "THE/EDISON/DIAPHRAGM MIMEOGRAPH"; [several pages of text inside]
printed: on first paper label attached to cardboard cylinder: "Edison Mimeograph/Stencil Paper/for Typewriter Manifolding/made only by/A.B. Dick Company/Chicago U.S.A./U.S. PATENTS/One Quire 8 1/2 x 17 in. [crossed out with black ink] No. 101 [crossed out with black ink]"; written in black ink under printed text: "8 1/2 x 18 102"
printed: on piece of paper attached to bottom of box, below roller mounted on stand: "IMPORTANT TO OPERATORS/[divided by thick line]/THE ROLLER [within box] To print satisfactorily, the/Inking Roller must be kept/clean and when it loses its/elasticity and is no longer/soft, IT SHOULD BE REPLACED/WITH A NEW ONE, as good results/CANNOT POSSIBLY be obtained with/a hard roller... [continues with four other sets of instructions]"
printed: on second paper label attached to cardboard cylinder: "[torn] T EXPOSE/THIS PACKAGE OF/STENCIL PAPER/To the Sun/Or to Artificial Heat,/N. B. - This Typewriter Stencil Paper contained/in this package is licensed to be used on, or sold for/use with Edison's Mimeographs and Neostyle Dupli-/cators only./A. B. Dick Company/Chicago"