Typed Letter, Signed.

By: Hawthorne, Julian.

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available


Dated June 3, 1909, to "The Record, Wilkes Barre, Pa.". Offering stock in new mining venture, "The Montreal-James Mines, Limited" - "One does not go into mining for ten or fifteen per cent, but expects one hundred per cent, or more; that at least is my case." He points to the recently formed Temagami Mining Company, which he had earlier promoted successfully. Hawthorne was eventually (1913) convicted of mail fraud - neither of these mines was legitimate, and incarcerated for a year in a federal penitentiary. At trial he claimed that he had been used by unscrupulous partners. Two pages, 14 paragraphs, in Fine condition.

Title: Typed Letter, Signed.

Author Name: Hawthorne, Julian.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: hawthorne,julian.125datedjune3,1909,totherecord,