Reading Times (Reading, Pennsylvania) 25 May 1928 Page 1
SON ACCEPTS GOLD MEDAL FOR EDISON NEW YORK, May 24 (iP) Thomas Edison, through his son, Charles, tonight received tho Told medal for science of the Society of Arts and Sciences ' and the tributes of more than a dozen educators, editors and scientists. The presentation took place at a dinner at the Hotel Astor, a commemorative commemorative volume had been prepared prepared for Edison, containing messages messages from every member of the cabinet, 31 governors, and the heads of more, than 200 colleges and universities. universities. Walter Russell, president of the society, and designer of the medal, made the" presentation.