Authorized reproduction of the users / instruction manual for a Davis New High Arm sewing machine. This is a boat shuttle, treadle operated sewing machine. The manual covers many of its basic attachments, has operating information, oiling and some troubleshooting information. This manual is from the 1880s and is complete and easily readable except for the back cover. The back cover had the index and only about 10 per cent if it is still there.