[printed letterhead, placed sideways in left margin: ]

UNIVERSAL-EDITION, A.-G.
WIEN
I. Karlsplatz 6
Musikvereinsgebäude

Hb
Wien, 20. August 1928.

Herrn Prof. Dr. Heinrich Schenker,
Galtür i. Paznauntal

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor! 1

Auf unsere Reklamation vom 7.ds. erhielten wir heute vom Postsparkassenamte in Wien die Verständigung, dass Ihnen der Betrag von S. 162.26 am 13.ds. durch das Postamt in Galtür ausbezahlt worden ist.

Wir betrachten somit die Angelegenheit als erledigt und empfehlen uns mit dem Ausdrucke


vorzüglichster Hochachtung
[signed:] Universal-Edition Actiengesellschaft
[signed:] Roth

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012

[printed letterhead, placed sideways in left margin: ]

UNIVERSAL EDITION & CO.,
VIENNA I,
Karlsplatz 6
Musikverein Building

Hb
Vienna, August 20, 1928

Prof. Heinrich Schenker,
Galtür in Paznauntal

Dear Professor, 1

In response to our complaint of the 7th of this month we have today received notification from the Postal Savings Bank in Vienna that the sum of 162.26 shillings was paid out to you on the 13th of the month via the Post Office in Galtür.

With this, we consider the matter as resolved, and remain, with the expression of


kindest regards,
[signed:] Universal Edition & Co.
[signed:] Roth

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

[printed letterhead, placed sideways in left margin: ]

UNIVERSAL-EDITION, A.-G.
WIEN
I. Karlsplatz 6
Musikvereinsgebäude

Hb
Wien, 20. August 1928.

Herrn Prof. Dr. Heinrich Schenker,
Galtür i. Paznauntal

Sehr geehrter Herr Professor! 1

Auf unsere Reklamation vom 7.ds. erhielten wir heute vom Postsparkassenamte in Wien die Verständigung, dass Ihnen der Betrag von S. 162.26 am 13.ds. durch das Postamt in Galtür ausbezahlt worden ist.

Wir betrachten somit die Angelegenheit als erledigt und empfehlen uns mit dem Ausdrucke


vorzüglichster Hochachtung
[signed:] Universal-Edition Actiengesellschaft
[signed:] Roth

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2012

[printed letterhead, placed sideways in left margin: ]

UNIVERSAL EDITION & CO.,
VIENNA I,
Karlsplatz 6
Musikverein Building

Hb
Vienna, August 20, 1928

Prof. Heinrich Schenker,
Galtür in Paznauntal

Dear Professor, 1

In response to our complaint of the 7th of this month we have today received notification from the Postal Savings Bank in Vienna that the sum of 162.26 shillings was paid out to you on the 13th of the month via the Post Office in Galtür.

With this, we consider the matter as resolved, and remain, with the expression of


kindest regards,
[signed:] Universal Edition & Co.
[signed:] Roth

© Translation Ian Bent, 2012

Footnotes

1 Receipt of this letter is recorded in Schenker's diary at OJ 4/1, p. 3245, August 23, 1928: "Von der U.-E. (Br.): nach Information der Postsparkasse ist die Sendung in Ordnung gegangen." ("From UE (letter): according to information from the Post Office Savings Bank, the consignment [of money] went through properly."). This letter exists in two sources: OC 52/914, the dispatched letter with printed letterhead and signatures, and WSLB 399, the carbon copy lacking letterhead and both signatures.

Commentary

Provenance
OC 52/914: Schenker, Heinrich (1928-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-1938)--Oster, Ernst (1938-1977)—New York Public Library (c.1977-) WSLB 399: Universal Edition Archive (1928-1976)—on permanent loan to the Wienbibliothek im Rathhaus (1976-)
Rights Holder
Universal Edition, A.G., Wien, published here by kind permission
License
email from Aygün Lausch (Universal Edition) to Ian Bent, 2004-09-09, confirming UE’s ownership of IPR and granting permission to publish. Any claim to intellectual rights should be addressed to the Schenker Correspondence Project, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge, at schenkercorrespondence [at] mus (dot) cam (dot) ac (dot) uk.
Format
OC 52/914: 1p letter, horizontal format, printed letterhead, typed message, stamped and handwritten signatures WSLB 399: 1p letter, horizontal format, carbon copy, typed message, no letterhead, no signatures
Provenance
Schenker, Heinrich (document date-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-1938)--Oster, Ernst (1938-c.1939)—New York Public Library (c.1939-)

Digital version created: 2012-08-01
Last updated: 2012-08-01