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Status: PROCESSED Received: 1 Jan 14 23:19:14 Format: plain
Job: Cario Daily Bulletin (ILLINOIS), 5 Apr 1872 Comment: View at LoC

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SAMl'KI. Fl.SI.KY HltKF.HK MollCK dlid In SAMl'KI. ELSLEY HERREEN MollCK died in
the city of Now York nt seventeen minute lioforo the city of New York at seventeen minute before
eight o'clock on tho even ing of the second Instant. eight o'clock on the evening of the second Instant.
Vrnf. -Morse wn born nt Chnrleton, MassachuottH, Vrnf. Morse was born at Charleston, Massachusetts,
April '!", 1701, and was at tho time of his dvalh, April '!", 1701, and was at the time of his death,
in hi eighty-fourth year. Hu graduated nt Valo in his eighty-fourth year. He graduated at Yale
collego In 1810, nfter which he went to England college in 1916, after which he went to England
where ho stud ied painting with Washington where he studied painting with Washington
Allston and llcnjaniln West. In 1813, ho reeeivid Alliston and Benjamin West. In 1913, he received
the gold medal of tho Adolpht Society ol Art the gold medal of the Adelphi Society of Arts
for hU first effort In sculpture, "tho Dying for his first effort In sculpture, "the Dying
Hercules. He returned to New York lu 18l5nnd Hercules. He returned to New York in 1815 and
was elected llrst president of tho Katlonal was elected first president of the National
Academy of Design, and wa appointed profvss.ir Academy of Design, and was appointed professor
of the nrts uf deilgn in the university of the of the arts of design in the university of the
city of Now York. He did not give his cntlru attention city of New York. He did not give his entire attention
to art, hut was iutercued In chemistry and especi to art, but was interested in chemistry and especially
ally in electrical and galvanic experi ments; in electrical and galvanic experiments;
nnd on n voyage from Havre to Now York in 1832, and on a voyage from Havre to New York in 1832,
he conceived tho idea of tho magnetic telegraph, he conceived the idea of the magnetic telegraph,
the perfection of which mndelhim ccli'hrated the perfection of which made him celebrated
while living and will earryjlus nnmedown to while living and will carry his name down to
after gen eration. I'rnf. Jlore had ecanty after generation. I'rnf. More. had scanty
moans with which todovulope hi Idea, and was means with which todo elope his Idea, and was
al most in do'palr when congress, In 1S43, nt almost in despair when congress, In 1843, at
midnight, mid In the last moments of tho tcMicn midnight, and In the last moments of the tcMicn
appropriated thirty thousand dollnis for appropriated thirty thousand dollars for
tho erection of an experimental line between the erection of an experimental line between
Washington and Haltimoro. This was tho beginning Washington and Baltimore. This was the beginning
of that system of telegraphy which Is now in of that system of telegraphy which is now in
uso all over our coin, try nnd Kuropn, nnd In use all over our coin, try and Europe, and in
parts of Asin nnd Africa. Sucees showered parts of Asia and Africa. Succes showered
upon I'rnf. Morso wealth, honor, and world upon I'rnf. Morse wealth, honor, and world
wide distinction. Ho was at one time tho recipient wide distinction. He was at one time the recipient
uf four hundred thousand franc, the joint gift of four hundred thousand franc, the joint gift
of evornl Kuropean staton; and a -tattle nf of everal European state and a state of
him was erected in New York city a yrnr before him was erected in New York city a year before
Ills death. his death.