An Exclusive Birthday Message

to Thomas Edison from Henry Ford

On Thomas Edison's 73rd Birthday, he over 200 telegrams and letters from people all around the world. Since 73 was symbolic to Edison, meaning "all good wishes" in Morse Code, this was the first real celebration they would have in years. Although his best friend, Henry Ford couldn't make it to the party, he sent this heartfelt telegram that would be read aloud at the luncheon and that Edison would treasure for years.


Download the full telegram to read his awe-inspiring words below!

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