[D7838ZAT], Letter from George Harrison Bliss to Thomas Alva Edison, April 1st, 1878

Item

Abstract

Only days remain for TAE toget his exhibit for Paris nothing received after 1 May -- Gray's goods have already gone -- Gray thinks he will win patent office case on telephone -- Bliss thinks TAE has best telephone and hopes he gets good contract -- Walker of G&S has been there and Gray realized enough on contract to be fully independent and is disposed to congratulate TAE on his good telephone and thinks this is a case where the inventors win -- TAE marg (most of it crossed out, what can make out): The whole thing I believe to be a damned swindle -- G.B.P. is to get 3/10 of Gray's interest & Pope 1/10 for doing the business

Date

1878-04-01

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7838ZAT

Folder Set

D7838

Title

[D7838ZAT], Letter from George Harrison Bliss to Thomas Alva Edison, April 1st, 1878

Microfilm ID

19:677

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University