[LB017157], Telegram from Samuel Insull to Thomas Alva Edison, July 9th, 1883

Item

Abstract

Have just received following from Bailey "Cable date & price will ship two certainly perhaps four jumbos Genoa - Quote lowest possible Cable Ends."##Why not sell machines at present in Shop without any experimenting for increased Capacity. We cabled Bailey in February would sell four jumbos ninety seven hundred and fifty dollars each job Hamburg delivered thirty days after order. Would strongly advise quoting ninety two hundred & fifty each machine job New York because freight rates to Genoa uncertain. This would enable us help London Company out and Create good impression by selling their machines. Answer tonight. Waiting reply at office

Date

1883-07-09

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB017157

Folder Set

LB017

Title

[LB017157], Telegram from Samuel Insull to Thomas Alva Edison, July 9th, 1883

Microfilm ID

82:606

Publisher

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

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