UTAH. Shares of $100. gold, black, gold seal. No 174. Folds. Attractive stock with an unusual vignette of 4 Indian chiefs talking and Indian camp in the background. Started 1881 as the Rocky Mountain Telephone Co. in Salt Lake City. With the financial backing of American Bell, the company was reorganised in 1883 as the Rocky Mountain Bell Telephone Co. and started buying up many small telephone companies throughout Utah, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming. Today part of Qwest Corp., a Bell Operating Co.
Date: 22 October 1885
Startprice: € 120