Letter, 1934, January 26, New York, to John Wilson Townsend.

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Letter, 1934, January 26, New York, to John Wilson Townsend.

Hopes he is better soon. Is sending copies of his own and of Buff's latest books. Will send the James Lane Allen book in the spring.

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