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1925 July 25

Trommer, E. A.

Letter from E. A. Trommer to Editor of the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a clipping from the "Jewish Daily News" and requesting that the paper be put on the "Crisis"'s periodicals exchange list.

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1923 Jan. 11

Walters, Lelia

Letter from Mrs. Alexander Walters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Correcting the assertion of a recent "Crisis" feature that President Wilson stole from her late husband "the letter that the colored people were pleased to term 'That Famous Letter of Justice'"; expressing her disappointment at the publication's neglect to fact-check; and noting how she thinks he ought to proceed on the matter.

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1924 Apr. 19

Lincoln Hospital and Home (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Lincoln Hospital and Home to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Z. M. Wolff; expressing interest in having the school's commencement exercises photographed and written up in a forthcoming edition of the "Crisis" and inquiring into related fees and procedures.

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1924 July 23

Davis, Harry E. (Harry Edward)

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (on same page), supplying the sought "advice to the colored voter in the approaching campaign" -- to "cast his ballot, quite selfishly, for those who have shown a proper interest toward him" -- and briefly elaborating thereon.

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1932 Jan. 27

Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel), 1895-1977

Letter from George S. Schuyler to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Commenting at length on Du Bois's review of his novel "Slaves Today" as printed in the February "Crisis" and describing his thoughts on labor conditions in Liberia; the true cause of the natives' plight; and the blame to be placed on them for their compliance with wrongdoing.

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1929 Dec. 3

Pool, David de Sola, 1885-1970

Letter from D. de Sola Pool to Editor of the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Noting something that "jarred unnecessarily" in the December number -- the violence of the phrase "this Hell of America" in the piece by Moorfield Story -- and describing his complaints thereon.

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1924 July 29

Bunnell, Isabelle

Letter from Isabelle Bunnell to Editor of the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b168-i149), enclosing two photos of the late Mrs. Paul LeCour, and requesting that they be returned to her following reproduction in the magazine.

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1925 Dec. 2

Rogers, J. A. (Joel Augustus), 1880-1966

Letter from J. A. Rogers to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing submitting an article treating Scotland Yard's suspicion of Du Bois's "Communist activities" and leaving the question of its "Crisis" publication up to his editorial judgment.

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1924 Aug. 15

Sie, Thorgues

Letter from Thorgues Sie to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring into the publication status of an article he recently submitted to the "Crisis," entitled "Experience the Great Teacher of Man."

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1926 Jan. 15

Averitte, L. M.

Letter from L. M. Averitte to Editor of the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing, for his consideration, a poem praising the "wholesome attitude" of Miss Mabel Carney and elaborating on her "truly beautiful character."

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