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Interesting interview with Thomas Edison...



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March 20, 1878

THE WORLD, New York, March 20, 1878 

* Thomas Edison - inventions
* Menlo Park, New Jersey

The front page has most of a column headed: "Inventor Edison's Last" "A Machine that Will Be Of Immense Value For Various Purposes". This interesting article is a nice interview with Thomas Edison in which he apologizes to the reporting for not being able to show him his latest invention, the aerophone (just sent for the patent), but then goes on show the reporter his latest improvements on the phonograph, with several demonstrations.
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, some foxing to the ftpg., mild margin wear, 2 folds.

Category: Post-Civil War