Players use this store to purchase items for their characters to use in the game. Almost all prices are based on actual 1890s costs.


Clothing

ItemPriceNotes
belt, leather$0.30
blouse$1.25
bonnet$2.25
boots, cowboy (2)$2.00
boots, riding (2)$3.00
boots, rubber (2)$1.25
boots, snowshoes (2)$2.00
boots, soft (2)$1.50
boxer shorts$0.60
brassiere$0.25
button hook$0.40a small metal hook (ΒΌ-inch diameter) on a 4-inch handle; used to close buttons on the high boots currently in fashion; also useful for reaching into tiny cracks
cap$0.50
cape, opera$1.00
cassock$3.00priest's robe and collar
cloak, heavy$12.00a heavy, hooded cloak used to protect oneself from the elements
cloak, light$2.50a lightweight cloak with a hood, used to conceal one's identity
cross$0.10small (1"), kept on chain to wear around neck
dress, common$4.00
dress, fancy$7.50
gloves, kid (2)$1.00fine dress gloves
gloves, work (2)$0.30
habit$1.00nun's headpiece
hat, bowler$1.00
hat, deerstalker$1.25
hat, silk tophat$4.00
hat, ten-gallon$1.75
jacket$12.00single-breasted jacket for men, usually tailor cut
kimono$3.50fine silk robe
mittens (2)$0.25
overalls$2.50
overcoat$11.00
panties$0.40
pants$1.75
petticoat$1.00underskirt for women
raincoat$4.00oil slicker
robe$2.00ordinary loose-fitting one-piece robe, not a bathrobe
scarf$0.30
shirt$1.75
shoes (2)$1.00
skirt, dress$3.50
skirt, walking$2.50
socks (2)$0.80
stockings$1.00
straitjacket$10.00
suit, ladies' dress$12.00
suit, mens' business$5.00
suit, mens' dress$9.00
sweater$2.00
union suit, wool$2.00underwear for men, one piece with long sleeves and long legs

Containers

ItemPriceNotes
backpack$2.00
briefcase$3.50metal-framed, leather or metal exterior
bucket$0.40
cabinet bag$3.00also known as the "doctor's bag," this has stiff sides and a hinged top that folds open
club bag$3.00this cross between a duffel bag and a briefcase has a metal frame & clasp and is made of canvas, leather, or alligator hide
flask$0.15metal, fits in pocket
handbag$1.25
holster$1.50
instrument case$3.50wooden case for holding a music instrument
lunchbox$0.25metal, usually black
sheath, knife$1.50
sheath, sword$2.00
suitcase$2.00
trunk$2.50more durable & more heavy than a briefcase; waterproof; floats unless weighed down

Domestic

ItemPriceNotes
alcohol$0.10used for lantern fuel, not drinking
baby powder (50)$0.10a new bottle contains 50 applications worth
bag of sand$0.051 pound
bandages (10)$0.50
battery$14.00heavy, size of small suitcase, rechargable
blanket$1.50lightweight
canteen$0.40
felt$0.05five cents per square yard (specify color)
flashlight$25.00tiny unit (size of AAA battery), can only shine a beam for a few seconds, wired to a heavy rechargable battery pack
gold (1 ounce)$18.93
house paint$1.00sold in one-gallon cans
lantern$2.00roll for each use, run out of alcohol on boxcars (requires purchase of alcohol)
lightbulb$0.30
matchbox$1.15usually silver
matches (25)$0.05
rope, 100' length$1.00
rope, 25' length$0.25
talcum powder (50)$0.10a new bottle contains 50 applications' worth
tin foil$0.05five cents per pound, packaged as a roll

Edibles

ItemPriceNotes
beef jerky strip$0.01
biscuit$0.02
bottle of hot sauce$2.00
candy$0.01
cheese wedge$0.03
liquor$0.25bottle of hard liquor

Explosives

ItemPriceNotes
detonator, plunger$10.00
dynamite$1.50one stick
gunpowder$2.50one keg
gunpowder fuse$5.0050' long
nitroglycerine$2.00one vial
wire$2.5050' coil

Firearms

ItemPriceNotes
bullets, blunderbuss (enhanced) (50)$1.00for Deke Bishop, useless for other characters
bullets, pistol (army) (25)$0.25
bullets, pistol (derringer/navy) (25)$0.25
bullets, rifle (25)$0.30
bullets, shotgun (25)$0.35
bullets, silver (10)$25.00pure silver
carbine, breech-loading$3.50small rifle, 8 damage
carbine, lever action$12.50small rifle, 14 damage
pistol, army$3.5012 damage
pistol, derringer$5.00small, lightweight pistol that holds only one bullet, but can be easily concealed on one's person or in a handbag, 8 damage
pistol, navy$2.5010 damage
rifle, breech-loading$5.00impossible to conceal, 8 damage
rifle, lever action$15.00impossible to conceal, 20 damage
scattergun$12.5018 damage
shotgun$18.00impossible to conceal, 22 damage
telescopic sight$2.80can be mounted on top of any rifle or shotgun

Miscellaneous

ItemPriceNotes
crucifix$0.30large (12"), kept on beaded string
rake$0.20
rubber tubing$2.00100' length
scythe$2.008 damage
shovel$0.25
stakes, wooden (4)$1.10for tent assembly, and other purposes
stepladder, 5'$1.00
tripod$1.50wooden, not metal; usually used for cameras, but has other applications

Music

ItemPriceNotes
banjo$4.00
bugle$2.50
graphophone (player)$25.00weighs 10 pounds
graphophone (recorder)$45.00weighs 15 pounds
graphophone cylinder$0.50can be purchased blank or pre-recorded with music/sound; one-time recording only
guitar$9.00
harmonica$0.30
music box$4.50
ocarina$0.25
tambourine$1.50
tin whistle$0.25
violin$6.00
zither$3.00

Personal

ItemPriceNotes
calling cards (50)$0.10pre-printed cards with name, title, and address; primarily handed to butlers to announce a person's arrival at a social event; also used to exchange contact information conveniently
cocaine (8)$2.008 doses (sold as a single ounce)
handkerchief$0.05
mirror, hand-held$0.50
morphine syrup$0.50Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup
nail clippers$0.75
razor$0.05
scissors$0.75
soap, bar$0.03
umbrella$1.00
walking stick, fancy$7.00
walking stick, ordinary$1.45
wallet$0.50

Photography

ItemPriceNotes
camera, box$3.00uses photographic plates
camera, folding$8.00more convenient than a box camera
camera, stereo$4.00takes pictures for a stereoscope
magic lantern$4.00an early version of the slide projector (requires slides & light bulb)
magic lantern slides (10)$1.00
photographic plate$1.00
stereoscope$0.50presents two similar photographs side-by-side to create a three-dimensional illusion

Professional Gear

ItemPriceNotes
blacksmith's kit$12.50metalworking tools including hammer, chisel, and tongs; anvil & forge not included (weighs 25 pounds)
carpentry kit$15.00woodworking tools (weighs 15 pounds)
cobbler's tools$3.00leatherworking equipment including knives, punches, awls, shoe polish, saddle soap, and leather cream (weighs 10 pounds)
gunsmith's kit$5.00lightweight kit used for cleaning, repair, and maintenance of guns
photographic kit$25.00includes chemicals needed for taking, developing, and printing pictures
physician's bag$12.50includes bandages, gauze, cotton, carbolic acid, ether, silk thread & needles for sutures, a stethoscope, and assorted medicines; greatly increases success rate of medical care; illegal to own without a license in many areas
priest's kit$10.00includes chalice, pyx, crucifix, candles & stand, bottles for water & wine, sprinkler, oil stock, stole, altar linens
sewing kit$2.50includes a thimble, small scissors, emery bag, needles, threads, buttons, patches, hooks & eyes, tailor's chalk; sufficient tools for creating new clothing
tool kit$1.50small leather tool kit containing pliers, scissors, metal file, cutting edge, screwdriver
watchmaker's tools$30.00a small, lightweight kit

Recreation

ItemPriceNotes
arrows (25)$2.006 damage, used for hunting
baseball$1.50
baseball bat$4.50
baseball mitt$2.00
bedroll$1.25
bone (for dog to chew)$0.01
bow$4.00used for hunting, 6 damage
cigars, fancy (20)$3.00by the box, usually Cuban
cigars, ordinary (20)$0.50by the box
harpoon gun$15.00includes one harpoon and 50' rope
marbles (50)$1.00
pickax$3.00
pie iron$3.00for cooking food over a campfire
pipe, meerschaum$5.00
playing cards, deck$0.1552 cards in 4 suits
quiver$0.50leather, used for hunting
rolling paper$0.05used with tobacco, 1 box has 100 sheets
rope toy (for dog to chew)$0.01
tent$5.00canvas tent; fits one person with bedroll; comes with four wooden stakes (hammer not included)
tobacco$1.50used for smoking, sold in 16oz. cans

Science

ItemPriceNotes
bunsen burner$0.75burns alcohol
compass$1.00magnetic
measuring tape$1.15
microscope$18.00x1000 magnification
scale, counter$2.00
slide rule$1.25
telescope$12.50

Security

ItemPriceNotes
handcuffs$3.50steel, double-lock (each cuff can be locked separately), includes 1 key
sword cane$25.00looks like a walking cane, until a blade pops out at the press of a button, 6 damage
whistle$0.75used to call for help

Time-Keeping

ItemPriceNotes
alarm clock$1.50must be wound before bed
hourglass$1.00keeps 3 hours' time, with marks for each half-hour
watch fob$0.75strap attached to pocket watch
watch, chain$6.00
watch, pocket$2.50

Transportation

ItemPriceNotes
bicycle$10.00weighs 15 pounds
bicycle tire$1.50
boat$20.00includes two oars and a folding canvas cover; holds 3 people with gear (weighs 35 pounds)
buggy, covered$40.00
buggy, open$30.00
sleigh, open$22.50
tire pump$0.30foot-operated

Vision

ItemPriceNotes
binoculars$10.00x10 magnification (100 feet away seems like 10 feet away)
goggles$0.75can be tinted or clear
loupe$3.50a magnifying monocle used by jewelers to keep their hands free
magnifying glass$1.75
monocle$1.25
opera glasses$2.50
spectacles$2.75normal eyeglasses
spyglass$7.00

Weapons

ItemPriceNotes
baton$0.756 damage
blackjack$0.25also called a sap, 4 damage
brass knuckles$1.504 damage
club$0.25wooden club, usually poorly made and easy to break (baseball bats represent higher quality), 2 damage
cutlass$12.00a short, heavy sword with a curved tip, 10 damage
dagger$2.00knife made for stabbing instead of cutting (Bowie knives are serrated daggers), 7 damage
hand ax$1.008 damage
katana$14.00light Japanese sword, 10 damage
knife$0.756 damage
knife, silver$20.00blade and handle both pure silver, elaborately decorated, 6 damage
machete$2.50flat, heavy blade used for cutting trees and vines, 10 damage
quarterstaff, metal$1.158 damage, 4-5' long
quarterstaff, wooden$0.856 damage, 4-5' long
rapier$15.00long, thin sword; called a "foil" when used in fencing, 8 damage
saber$17.00a heavy cavalry sword, 12 damage
whip$0.254 damage

Writing

ItemPriceNotes
book, cloth cover$1.00specify contents when purchasing
book, leather cover$1.50specify contents when purchasing
book, paper cover$0.50specify contents when purchasing
ink, 1oz bottle$0.50
inkstand$0.35
notebook, pocket$0.10
notebook, tablet$0.25
pen$1.00
pencil$0.01
pocketbook$0.75useful for tracking finances
typewriter$25.00weighs 10 pounds

Other services:
Oceanliner (per 100 miles): $2.50
Railroad (per 50 miles): $1.50
Riverboat (per 50 miles): $1.00
Horsedrawn Cab (per mile): $0.10
Continental Telegram (per word): $0.05
International Telegram (per word): $0.25