[LB016084], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edward Hibberd Johnson, April 3rd, 1883

Item

Abstract

I beg to confirm cables as follows. To you March 29. See my cable sevenfour today situation desperate##From you March 31. Bailey and I doing our best you first [case] telegrams Italy [and ] [---] doing you serious harm##I am sorry that my cables should do any harm. So far as the Italian Co is concerned it is only by continual cabling & writing that I can even get our money at all out of them.##The London Co have paid us very promptly since whites return to England & I would not have cabled but for the fact that we were all desparately hard up. I am glad to say the London Co sent me a remittance of $5208.50 leaving only about $2496.57 due by them

Date

1883-04-03

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB016084

Folder Set

LB016

Title

[LB016084], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edward Hibberd Johnson, April 3rd, 1883

Microfilm ID

82:297

Publisher

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