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Jamaica (New York, N.Y.) - Commenting on a recent feature treating African American schools in South Carolina; deeming Jesse Binga as "a star of the first magnitude in the business world" and seeing his success as "an incentive to Negro youth"; and commending Marita Bonner's piece, "Drab Rambles."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Henry, P. H.
1927 Dec. 14
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her heartily for the two stories she recently submitted to the "Crisis" and looking forward to publishing them in a forthcoming issue.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 June 7
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Boston (Mass.) - Discussing how the principal at the school where she teaches does not approve of her writing. Asking Du Bois if she should use a pseudonym or her own name.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bonner, Marita, 1898-1971
1929 Sept. 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Informing Miss Bonner that the Crisis is going to publish her essay and would like a recent photograph to go along with her essay.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Sept. 16
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Washington (D.C.) - Inquiring if Marita Bonner's award-winning essay will be published in a forthcoming issue.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Switzer, Mary Elizabeth, 1900-
1925 Sept. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her query (mums312-b171-i152), confirming that Marita Bonner's prize-winning essay will appear in the pages of the November or December "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Sept. 16
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Washington (D.C.) - Requesting that he send 2 copies of the January number of the "Crisis" featuring her play, "Purple Flower"; describing the "interesting letters" she's recently received in response thereto; and inquiring into the terms of its subsequent production/publication.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bonner, Marita, 1898-1971
1928 Jan. 22
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Washington (D.C.) - Sending along her story for publication in The Crisis and downplaying its quality.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bonner, Marita, 1898-1971
1927 Mar. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her for the portrait she recently sent and quoting from a letter commending her play, "Purple Flower," as "the last word in fantasy."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Jan. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Telling Bonner that W. E. B. Du Bois is out of town. Most likely sent by Daisy Wilson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1927 Mar. 1