[LB008243], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Frederic Adams, May 12th, 1881


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[LB008243], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Frederic Adams, May 12th, 1881

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Enclosed please find my cheque for $52.50 drawn to the order of the [----]manufacturing Company also my [cheque] contains necessary notes [accounts] by [paying] as follows. 1st one for $5000 payable in six months; 2nd one for $6000 payable [--- ---] months; and 3rd one for $6000 payable in eighteen months. the paid notes are being dated may [9]th 1881.##A Bond for $60000 is also to executed by [--] to secure the payment of $30000 the same [----] the remainder of the purchase [---] of the property [enclosed] [p----] purchase money being $52250##I have enclosed an agreement in duplicate & [orders] [set] of the property to myself following [illegible] manufacturing Co the same being dated May 9th 1881 [illegible]##I also send you enclosed the [Warah---] [---] by the [Peters] Manufacturing Coy & myself the [same] being the [deed] of [---- ------] referred to [---] that [----] me##[illegible] Coy dated May 6th 187[5] also referring to the same property. they [illegible] [---] there are no liens [---- ---- ---] soon as you are satisfied of that please deliver to the [Peter] [--]factory Coy the enclosed advance together with the three notes I enclosed and also the [rent] for [-----] which I will send as soon as you prepare it and send it to me for that purpose##Also please deliver to the Company one copy of the [reque--ent] for [sale] (marked A & B) and send to me the other copy of the agreement for sale (marked C & D)##You will [----] that the [description] of the property in the date of May 9th 1881 does not read exactly the same as the description [---ized] in the deed of May 6th 1875. I assume that the property described in the two deeds is identically the same. Please [-----] yourself as to this##As soon as you find the [----] & so forth all right please forward the agreement for the sale of the property [-], which you are to return to me namely the one marked [-bD., so that it may be on record that I have a claim against the property.##will you please see that all lthe papers are properly executed and that everything is properly done and in due time send me your account for same





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