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Edison tells how he invented the electric light...
Item # 636553
September 20, 1880
ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Sept. 20, 1880
* Inventor Thomas Edison
* Electric light bulb
* Menlo Park, New Jersey
Page 7 has a nice article on Thomas Edison with the top of a column headed: "Electric Light" "The Magician of Menlo Park Tells His Own Tale" which is a nice piece about how he invented the electric light, told in his own words. It is prefaced with: "The editor of the 'North American Review' has seduced Mr. Edison to 'tell his own tale in his own melodious way', and the result is an interesting article over his signature...".
Also on pg. 7: "Dick Turpin's Day" "It Seems to Have Recurred in California--Two San Franciscans in the Roles of Stage Robbers".
Eight pages, irregular at the spine, very nice condition.
Category: The Old West