[D8831AAD], Letter from William Preston Hix to Thomas Alva Edison, January 15th, 1888

Item

Abstract

"The next Electric Light Co that wants to make a contract with me, I shall agree as I same did with his uncle. ### "Moses Leoi[?] (an Irishman) siad to his nephew Isaac, " I will furnish du the capital for the preserves" (Ready made electryic as they have all sold clothes, ever since they sold Joseph's rainment) and I will get 2/3 of the profit. You attend to the preserves and get me 1/3" ### I saal says "I will agree providided if the preserves fails I get 1/2 the profits" ### How's that for a trade with Westinghouse et alias" Yours, Hix

Date

1888-01-15

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8831AAD

Folder Set

D8831

Title

[D8831AAD], Letter from William Preston Hix to Thomas Alva Edison, January 15th, 1888

Microfilm ID

123:134

Publisher

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