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1927 Mar. 31

Reading, Sam H.

Letter from Sam H. Reading to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Offering to write a story about the Standard Enameling and Manufacturing Co. Typed on Reading Advertising Service letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sam H. Reading

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b171-i010), hazarding an excuse for not reprinting in the "Crisis" cuts on a certain Miss Kilgore's drug store -- the magazine cannot use newspaper cuts, "or cuts of any size execpt those specially made for the 'Crisis''s page" -- and suggesting he send a good photo instead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 May 19

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Sam H. Reading

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by Kathleen Foss on Du Bois's behalf; acknowledging Reading's recent letter to the Editor (mums312-b171-i006) and pledging to bring it to his attention promptly upon his return to the office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 16

Reading, Sam H.

Letter from Sam H. Reading to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Commending and requesting a copy of the "Crisis" editorial in which Du Bois stressed "the importance of the Negro acquiring an additional language."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 May 18

Reading, Sam H.

Letter from Sam H. Reading to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Printed on Reading Advertising Service notepaper; praising the "Crisis"'s recent chastisement of Mr. Powell; noting the threat of being unloaded "100,000 visitors per day -- many from foreign lands"; and sending "hearty personal wishes" on behalf of himself and his wife.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 28

Reading, Sam H.

Letter from Sam H. Reading to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Commending him on his review of Moton's "What the Negro Thinks," as featured in a recent number of the "Crisis" and commenting on its general attitude and argument.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 9

Reading, Sam H.

Letter from Sam H. Reading to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Once again (as in mums312-b171-i008) enclosing a certain news item for reprint in the "Crisis" and still seeking acknowledgment of same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sam H. Reading

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b171-i008), denying having received any news item cuts from him and requesting he send details on the particular clipping his letter is in reference to.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sam H. Reading

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b174-i160), enclosing a copy of his "Crisis" editorial on the utility of second languages.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sam H. Reading

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for the kind words of his last letter (on Du Bois's "Crisis" review of "What the Negro Thinks"; mums312-b183-i180) and relaying warm regards to him and his wife.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers