[D8944AAL], Letter from Samuel Insull, Henry Villard to Thomas Alva Edison, 1889

Item

Abstract

Sprague Motor business message from Mr. Villard to Mr. Edison through Mr. Insull##Increase Sprague Co Stock to $1,600,000 (600,000 8% Preferred) Leave of this $200,000 Prfd in Sprague Treasury##Issue $400,000 preferred to General Edison Co at par giving General Co $120,000 stock now in Sprague Treasury as a bonus to General Co##Capital 1,600,000# #In Treas 200,000/1400,000##Pref 400,000##Bonus 120,000##Option 200,000##720,000####Put sufficient stock in Trust to give control##3000 Villard##5000 Edison##General Cos Stock at par

Date

1889-00-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8944AAL

Folder Set

D8944

Title

[D8944AAL], Letter from Samuel Insull, Henry Villard to Thomas Alva Edison, 1889

Microfilm ID

126:765

Publisher

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