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1929 Dec. 1

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to Cerella Shook

Washington (D.C.) - Relaying to his "Crisis" co-worker his thoughts on the matter of St. Augustine's account for its ads in that magazine and suggesting how she might deal with related financial matters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 24

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cerella Brown Shook

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that the second subscription paid by Carrie Clifford can be sent to Charlotte Manye-Maxeke.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 26

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cerella Brown Shook

New York (N.Y.) - Noting Annie Nathan Meyer has renewed her member to the Crisis and the NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 11

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to Cerella Shook

Washington (D.C.) - Relaying to his "Crisis" co-worker the latest on his D.C.-based convalescence; lamenting some other "troubles" which "have made my finances rather low"; and asking that she loan him $75, saying nothing of the matter, of course, to Dr. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 17

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cerella Brown Shook

New York (N.Y.) - Instructing her to cancel Vada Somerville's debts to the "Crisis," as the copies corresponding to said bill were distributed as sample copies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 23

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to John Orth

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Cerella B. Shook, Bookkeeper; apologizing for the error in the magazine's bills to him (as noted on verso) and enclosing a corrected invoice.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 9

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cerella Brown Shook

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the donation of a miss Ella Swett Davis be put in the Crisis Reserve Fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 9

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cerella Brown Shook

New York (N.Y.) - Forwarding money sent by Mrs. E. S. Davis and directing Shook how to use the money. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 24

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cerella Shook

New York (N.Y.) - Updating the "Crisis" office hand on some business matters occurred during her absence, mainly regarding accounts with Paine College, Dunbar Natioanl Bank, and various individual subscribers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 20

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Institute to Crisis

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Addressed to Cerella B. Shook; signed J. Julius Clerk, Chief Clerk; returning a corrected version of the proof of the Institute's ad, as furnished in her recent letter (mums312-b187-i451).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers