This advertisement for coffins, a.k.a. burial cases, was in The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois) on 2 September 1865. The ads read as follows:
A good assortment always on hand.
Also wood coffins of all sorts and everything pertaining
to the undertaking business. H. JETER
Main Street, east side of public square.
Bloomington, July 24, 1863
A good assortment
METALIC BURIAL CASES
Superior to any ever before offered in this city.
Also Hexagonal Wood Coffins; a new style, unsurpassed
in quality, and at moderate prices. Hearse and attend-
ance [?]. J.L. WOLOOTT
No. 99 South Main Street.