[D8342ZDF], Letter from Paul D Dyer to Samuel Insull, November 14th, 1883

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I kmow you are unhappy with the delay at Canton. I suffered mental tormet myself. Canton is the last place on earth for a man for a man with no money and whose spirit has gone ahead on ahead searching got a map of thje next town Story telegraphed from Chillicothe that the money was there.# On the strenght of this Story borrowed $25 and wired it to me on the cost of $1.26. # I arrived in Chilicothe only to realize that the money had been cancelled and no check form Stuart. # Ther is only nine hours between Cincinatto and Canton and Mr. Stuart had 2 days notification before I run out.# I had tought toime last night in a counrty town on a platform and it was stormomg hard. # Arrived a t Columbus at $a.m. where I had another wait for 5 1/2 hours. After you receive this address me under the care of A. Stuart Chillicothe has a pop. Of 13,000 but is rather a poor lighting town # it is not Completely built I did not receive the speical report blanks Pelase send me the best Bulletin.

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Date

1883-11-14

Decade

1880-1889

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D8342ZDF

Folder Set

D8342

Title

[D8342ZDF], Letter from Paul D Dyer to Samuel Insull, November 14th, 1883

Microfilm ID

68:825

Publisher

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