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Washington (D.C.) - Reports that he has not received the July issue of The Crisis even though he has renewed his subscription.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958
1922 June 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting his refusal to sign and print a statement proposed by Emmett Scott (mums312-b192-i513, i514) and pledging to forward a copy of the statement they agreed upon, as soon as he can get his hands on a copy.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Nov. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the "drastic action" he recently took by severely reducing the "Crisis"'s budget, and outlining former Business Manager I. C. Malvan's fierce rejection of said measures; describing her attempt to instigate a strike at the magazine office (see also i129, i130); stating that of course she is no longer welcome at the office; and hoping that in 1933, the "Crisis"'s inco... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Nov. 19
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Washington (D.C.) - Discussing Senator Pat Harrison's action in making an inquiry into Cobb's appointment as Municipal Court judge. Includes a partially legible handwritten postscript.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958
1926 Mar. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Congratulating Cobb on his appointment. Asking for a photograph and biographical information to use in The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Mar. 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking for a recent photo of Cobb and "the other colored office holders" for use in The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Dec. 18
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Washington (D.C.) - Giving Du Bois information about the salary and jurisdiction of the Municipal Court. A handwritten postscript says that Senator Pat Harrison plans to launch a personal investigation into Cobb's appointment.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958
1926 Mar. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Explains that the reason Cobb has not received The Crisis is because the local association has delayed reporting his renewal to the national office. A handwritten note gives dates on which lists from the Washington association were received.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dill, Augustus Granville
1922 June 28
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Washington (D.C.) - Offers an opinion on the Dyer Bill to be published.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958
1922 Dec. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Cobb for sending a picture and data about himself. Asking him for more information on "the municipal judges of Washington" and "colored men in the United States who have occupied judicial positions."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Mar. 19