SAGE, RUSSELL. (1816-1906). American financier, railroad mogul and politician. LS. (“Russell Sage”). 1p. 4to. New York, December 10, 1870. On letterhead of the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway. To the Board of Brokers of the New York Stock Exchange.
“The Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Company intend (if the stockholders authorize them so to do) to increase their capital stock designated common stock 7475 shares, for the purpose of dividing the same pro rata to the present common stockholders for the earnings of the year 1870.”