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Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Requesting permission to reuse the play "The Broken Banjo," as recently featured in the "Crisis," for the benefit of the local orchestra.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Poole, Cecil Francis
1926 Feb. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her query on "The Broken Banjo" (mums312-b187-i532), referring her directly to the playwright himself.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Nov. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Happily relaying that his play, "The Broken Banjo," was has won first-prize and $75 and hoping he can be present at its Friday night production at the Renaissance Casino.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Aug. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her request (mums312-b176-i143), enclosing a copy of the "Crisis" containing Richardson's "Broken Banjo," and relaying the terms and policies for the play's reproduction.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1927 Apr. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Seeking his approval of the "Crisis"'s proposed policy for granting rights to produce his play, "The Broken Banjo," as recently featured in the magazine.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Feb. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b174-i097), explaining the fees and terms of reproductions of the play "The Broken Banjo," as featured in a recent number of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Mar. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Sending two pages of Richardson's manuscript.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Dec. 29
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Washington (D.C.) - Requesting that he confirm the receipt of the play "The Bootblack Lover," submitted by a dramatist named "Marchbanks" to the "Crisis"'s literature contest.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977
1926 Feb. 1
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Detroit (Mich.) - Acknowledging receipt of a certain work by Clarence Darrow; and requesting that he send the February 1926 issue, containing the play, "The Broken Banjo," which she hopes to produce locally.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Houston, Pauline
1927 Apr. 3
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Washington (D.C.) - Confirming the terms proposed (in mums312-b174-i190) for the reproduction of "The Broken Banjo," and hoping the new submission, "The Bootback Lover," has reached the "Crisis" offices safely.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977
1926 Feb. 6