Title: Telegram from Walter P. Corbett to Charles E. Adams, 22 February 1915
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Title: Telegram from Walter P. Corbett to Charles E. Adams, 22 February 1915
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Form 280

THE WESTERN UNION TELEGRAPH COMPANY
INCORPORATED
25,000 OFFICES IN AMERICA. CABLE SERVICE TO ALL THE WORLD
THEO. N. VAIL, PRESIDENT BELVIDERE BROOKS, GENERAL MANAGER
RECEIVER'S. No. TIME FILED CHECK


SEND the following message subject to the terms )
orl back hereof, which are hereby agreed to
Jacksonvill. fla,. Feb, 22, 1915
Charai s !,- Adams
Pres't. 68 -s;.x 3St3et., BostoI, Mass.


Yours ninsetaI3th with enclosaus. It is unbelievablse that ay such sum has been
expadd, on plntaiion during period mentioned send me immediately all books
spor.s vouchers pay pollss aad paper aece.saey to complete audit Mayo's accooant
fo mn b iini ng of hi employment to dite Wait my repoL' befope.s Pansfe.eiag his
s book.


(Signed ) Walber P. Corbetb

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ALL MESSAGES TAKEN BY THIS COMPANY ARE SUBJECT TO THE
FOLLOWING TERMS WHICH ARE HEREBY AGREED TO
To guard against mistakes or delays, the sender of a message should order it RE-
PEATED, that is, telegraphed back to the originating office for comparison. For
this, one-half the unrepeated message rate is charged in addition. Unless otherwise
indicated on its face, THIS IS AN UNREPEATED MESSAGE AND PAID FOR AS
SUCH, in consideration whereof it is agreed between the sender of the message and this
Company as follows:
1. The Company shall not be liable for mistakes or delays in the transmission or
delivery, or for non-delivery, of any UNREPEATED message, beyond the amount z
received for sending the same; nor for mistakes or delays in the transmission or delivery, 0 X "
or for non-delivery of any REPEATED message, beyond fifty times the sum received ~
for sending the same, unless specially valued; nor in any case for delays arising from 0 z
unavoidable interruption in the working of its lines; nor for errors in cipher or obscure 2 z
messages. 1 o
2. In any event the Company shall not be liable for damages for any mistakes or Z Lc a 0 i
delay in the transmission or delivery, or for the non-delivery of this message, whether ae i N
caused by the negligence of its servants or otherwise, beyond the sum of FIFTY DOL- o
LARS, at which amount this message is hereby valued, unless a greater value is stated -j X
inwriting hereon at the time the message is offered tothe Company fcr transmission, and L C F -
an additional sum paid or agreed to be paid based on such value equal to one-tenth of i I 0 '
one per cent. thereof. z
3. The Company is hereby made the agent of the sender, without liability, to for- 2 0
ward this message over the lines of any other Company when necessary to reach its o |
destination. z
4. Messages will be delivered free within one-half mile of the Company's office in 0 0 C
towns of 5,000 population or less, and within one mile of such office in other cities or j F 2
towns. Beyond these limits the Company does not undertake to make delivery, but i"
will, without liability, at the sender's request, as his agent and at his expense, endeavor 11|
to contract for him for such delivery at a reasonable price. < B
5. No responsibility attaches to this Company concerning messages until the same
are accepted at one of its transmitting offices; and if a message is sent to such office by
jne of the Company's messengers, he acts for that purpose as the agent of the sender.
6. The Company will not be liable for damages or statutory penalties in any case
where the claim is not presented in writing within sixty days after the message is
filed with the Company for transmission.
7. No employee of the Company is authori:cd to vary the foregoing. WESTERN ANION OALL
TELEGRAPH COMPETING
THEO. N. VAIL, PRESIDENT BELVIDERE BROOKS, GENERAL MANAGER COMPANY COMPANIES
MONEY TRANSFERRED BY TELEGRAPH AND CABLE TO ALL THE WORLD





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