W[illiam] Frederic Bade
THE WESTERN UNION TELEGRAPH COMPANY
25,000 OFFICES IN AMERICA.
CABLE SERVICE TO ALL THE WORLD
This Company TRANSMITS and DELIVERS messages only on conditions limiting its liability, which have been assented to by the sender of the following message.
Errors can be guarded against only by repeating a message back to the sending station for comparison, and the Company will not hold itself liable for errors or delays in transmission or delivery of Unrepeated Messages, beyond the amount of tolls paid thereon. nor in any case beyond the sum of Fifty Dollars, at which, unless otherwise stated below, this message has been valued by the sender thereof, nor in any case where the claim is not presented in writing within sixty days after the message is filed with the Company for transmission.
This is an UNREPEATED MESSAGE, and is delivered by request of the sender, under the conditions named above.
THEO. N. VAIL, PRESIDENT
BELVIDERE BROOKS, GENERAL MANAGER
RECEIVED AT S. E. Cor. Pine and Montgomery Sts., San Francisco
W26CH DE 39 GOVT
WASHINGTON DC JUNE 25 1913
HON WM FREDERICK BADE
CALIF BRANCH SOCIETY FOR PRESERVATION OF NATL PARKS
SAN FRANCISCO CALIF
HEARINGS BEGIN THIS MORNING WILL LIKELY CONTINUE ALL WEEK COMMITTEE WILL BE GLAD TO HAVE YOUR VIEWS EITHER IN POISON OR OTHERWISE
1913 Jun 25
Original letter dimensions: 13.5 x 20.5 cm.
Ferris, Scott, "Letter from Scott Ferris to W[illiam] Frederic Bade, 1913 Jun 25." (1913). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 4026.
Reel 21, Image 0544
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