Ohio University Libraries, E. W. Scripps Papers, MSS 117, Series 4, http:// media. library. ohiou. edu/ scripps
October 24, 1908.
E. W. SCRIPPS
<~ prillst to Dec. 1st, West Chester, Butler Co., Ohio
'~. 1st to April 1st, Miramar, San Diego Co., California
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I received to- day from Francis J. Heney, the at present fffinoUS
San Francisco attorney who has been eng~ ed for the past two years
in an attempt ( which will probably prove futile) to puniSh the
promoters and beneficiaries of a great system of municipal corruption
in his city, a communication as follows:
" San Francisco, October 19th, 1908.
DE. W. Scripps, Es~,
Miramar.., San l) lego County,
Dear Mr. Scripps:
I enclose coPY of an unfiniShed letter which I dictated
to you on April elghth, 1908, in reply to yours of March
twenty- first 1 1908 .. In view of events which have transpired
since the wnti~ of this letter you may find it of
passi~ interest. I still entertaln the views expressed
Wi th kind regards,
( Signed) Franci s J. Heney. · If 3 4 : 3