Viewing page 42 of 78
It looks like you're using a mobile device. We recommend using a physical keyboard for transcription entry.
3). The third check was for my first week's salary. Of course I was not paid in advance, so my first salary was to be paid to me Saturday (my contract was dated Saturday). In the meanwhile on Wednesday I made my first flight, on Saturday I fell and in all the excitement was not paid. So on the next day on [[strikethrough]]Friday or Monday[[/strikethrough]] Sunday I reminded Dr Silverstone. [[strikethrough]]and [[/strikethrough]] He brought me this check for 50.00 on Monday and in the name of the Co. made me the announcement that the Co. has stopped my salary. The statement that they paid me 100.00 salary for two weeks is false and absurd as in the beginning of the second week, [[strikethrough]]when [[/strikethrough]] I suffered from the results of my fall, the Co. through Dr's announcement broke the contract with me and I then called on you. [[additional text partially cut off]]
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact email@example.com.