[D8048ZCC], Letter from Enos M Barton to Thomas Alva Edison, April 7th, 1880

Item

Abstract

RR gateman refused to honor ticket so couldn't get to Menlo to talk about French teleph biz. Enclose cable rcd today from Bailey. Don't understand what he means about people enjoying fruits of others' labors. Executing contract with Mays/Banque Egyptienne was probably best thing. Don't have high hopes for success. Bailey devoted to your interests and worked hard on telephone in order to get piece of EL. All indications are that Harjest "is a white sort of a mnan"---best one to have your power atty.

Date

1880-04-07

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Subject

Identifier

D8048ZCC

Folder Set

D8048

Title

[D8048ZCC], Letter from Enos M Barton to Thomas Alva Edison, April 7th, 1880

Microfilm ID

56:141

Publisher

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