[LB016249], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Societe Electrique Edison, May 8th, 1883

Item

Abstract

I beg to confirm cables as follows. From Bailey April 20 What date promise shipment Answer##To Bailey April 20. Cannot promise [iron] cable definitely ten days##To Bailey May 3. Strongly against London scheme public would not take it thus leaving you in bad condition Advise patience little longer get successful Central Station Paris favorable balance sheet therefrom and [future] is settled##From Bailey May 3. Wont risk omission all taken firm syndicate Bankers London continent Answer##To Bailey by Batchelor May 5. Five new types dynamo besides Co. three hundred eighty five ampour fifteen hundred dollars [hundred] Ampour three seventy five three wire system success saving sixty two percentums two German Models three weeks.##To Bailey May 6. New and successful [idea] just attained Sixty Shamokin capital raised entirely from proposed consumers basis thirty dollars each light they willingly took stock one to five shares cash done in four days This gives unlimited field [--tending] Batchelor believes plan workable Paris Am against your English plan premature one year hence better position

Date

1883-05-08

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB016249

Folder Set

LB016

Title

[LB016249], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Societe Electrique Edison, May 8th, 1883

Microfilm ID

82:371

Publisher

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