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Revision as of 03:18, 1 March 2020

Quick Facts
People involved
Written by: H. S. Olcott
Received by: H. P. Blavatsky
Sent via: unknown
Written on: unknown
Received on: November 25 or 27, 1883 - see below
Other dates: unknown
Sent from: Jammu
Received at: Adyar, Chennai, India
Via: unknown 

This is Letter No. 115 in The Mahatma Letters to A. P. Sinnett, 4th chronological edition. It corresponds to Letter No. 129 in Barker numbering. See below for Context and background.

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Cover sheet

No. 1 Telegram



Page 1 transcription, image, and notes

{Enclosed in LBS-30}

Class P — Indian Telegraph — Local No. 48

To (Station): Adyar, Madras

From (Station): Jummar

To (Person): Madame Blavatsky

From (Person): Col. Olcott

The Masters have

taken Damodar return

not promised

We will send him back. K.H.

Adyar 25-11-83. Hour 10-15.



  • The sentence "We will send him back. K.H." is precipitated in blue on the telegram.

Context and background

Physical description of letter

The original is in the British Library, Folio 3. George Linton and Virginia Hanson described the letter and its companion, No. 116, in this way:

Two telegrams from HSO to HPB regarding the disappearance of DKM. The note on ML-129 from KH is in blue pencil, added probably while the telegram was in transit.[1]

Publication history

Commentary about this letter


  1. George E. Linton and Virginia Hanson, eds., Readers Guide to The Mahatma Letters to A. P. Sinnett (Adyar, Chennai, India: Theosophical Publishing House, 1972), 184.