(1837-1908) 22nd and
24th President of the United States, supported civil service and fiscal reform.
Partly-printed Letter Signed as Governor of New York on Executive Chamber
letterhead, two separate pages, 4to. Albany, July 20, 1883, a letter charging
the H.D. Printing Company, Ltd. with creating "...nuisances affecting the
security of life and health in Long Island City...", namely: "...offensive
vapors, gases and odors, and deleterious matter" ...that are "...allowed to
escape into the atmosphere...". The aforementioned company is therefore
required to remedy the situation "...within three weeks from and after the
service of a copy of this order [by] proper apparatus...or combustion of all
vapors...". Boldly signed by Cleveland at conclusion, with gold embossed
seal at left.
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