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1946 Jan. 9

Chicago Defender

Letter from Chicago Defender to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Metz T. P. Lochard, Editor-in-Chief; thanking him for his column; expressing the paper's interest in his proposed series on the Pan African Congress; attempting to dissuade him from publishing similar columns in Eastern papers; and pleading, "We need your exclusiveness. Won't you try to understand our point of view?"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 23

Chicago Defender

Letter from Chicago Defender to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Metz T. P. Lochard, Editor-in-Chief; apologizing for crediting his recent H. G. Wells article to Walter White; asserting that it is owing to "administrative work with which I have nothing to do"; and hoping to host a lecture by him in March 1947.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers