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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Mencken that he can write an article for the Crisis on any subject that appeals to him; suggests writing something on the "symposium on religion by Clarence Darrow and a black bishop."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Sept. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Per Du Bois's request (mums312-b191-i363), relaying his advice on the staffing and management of the "Crisis," based on his own experience at the "American Mercury," and commending Du Bois generally on the periodical's quality.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
1932 Apr. 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds Mencken of his promise to write an article for the Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Sept. 15
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Baltimore (Md.) - Mencken suggests that Du Bois reprint his article "Color Caste in the United States" found in the March Crisis as a small booklet.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
1933 Mar. 17
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Baltimore (Md.) - Mencken agrees to write an article suggested by Du Bois (mums312-b189-i136), and asks Du Bois to send him more information.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
1931 Sept. 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Mencken to write a short article on the subject of "If I were a Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Nov. 18
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Baltimore (Md.) - Mencken promises to write an article in the near future; notes that he is, at the moment, interested in "the dreadful manner in which Negroes of the lower classes are being exploited by ecclesiastical mountebanks."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
1931 Sept. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting that Mencken's letter is being forwarded to Du Bois' Atlanta address.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1933 Mar. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Mencken if he would be willing to write on a different subject, on "Negroes" and unemployment.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Oct. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Seeking his "expert" advice on the staffing and management of a magazine such as the "Crisis," based on Mencken's editorial experience.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Apr. 25