[D8546ZBO], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Samuel Insull, October 23rd, 1885

Item

Abstract

[LETTERHEAD: The Great North Western Telegraph Co. of Canada] Acknowledges Insull's note of the 21st enclosing check for $100; reports that he found the source of trouble on the line for demonstrating the phonoplex; urges Insull to visit his "widow" in New York who "carries a six shooter and has informed me she would bore a hole in a man she loved who did not reciprocate her affection!!"; promises to send Insull info on canoes. Very colorful personal information on Tate.

Recipient

Date

1885-10-23

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8546ZBO

Folder Set

D8546

Title

[D8546ZBO], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Samuel Insull, October 23rd, 1885

Microfilm ID

78:668

Publisher

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