A receipt for $100 sent by telegraph from H. A. Tobey to Paul Laurence Dunbar, on December 15, 1903.
Dr. Henry A. Tobey was superintendent of the Toledo State Hospital and a frequent patron of Dunbar's.
The details are as follows:
[Telegraph] No. __ [blank]
Dec 15 1903
The Western Union Telegraph Company, Received of H. A. Tobey
One hundred 00/100 Dollars.
to be paid to Paul L. Dunbar
subject to the above terms and conditions.
G. L. Wagner Mgr., Office Manager
Amount of Transfer, $100.00
Telegraph Service, .70
Other Service, 1.00
"Receipt for $100.00 Telegraph to Dunbar" (1903). Paul Laurence Dunbar Papers (SC-8). 4.
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SC-8: Paul Laurence Dunbar Papers
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906; Tobey, Henry A. (Henry Archibald), 1852-1908; Receipts