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1925 July 23

Smith, Joseph E.

Letter from Joseph E. Smith to Crisis

Rutherford (N.J.) - Inquiring into why the data he furnished on the graduation of two local high school students was not featured in the magazine's recent Education number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 4

Smith, Kenneth

Letter from Kenneth Smith to Crisis

Knoxville (Tenn.) - Seeking further details on a recent "Crisis" feature expressing increasing demand for "colored film actors" in Hollywood.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 25

Smith, Ira S.

Letter from Ira S. Smith to Crisis

Detroit (Mich.) - Introducing himself as a loyal reader and on that basis submitting to the magazine a poem by a deceased friend for publication therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 16

Ribbs, C., Mrs.

Letter from Mrs. C. Ribbs to Crisis

San Jose (Calif.) - Enclosing photos of "Bond Prize winner" Effie Marie Ribbs for reproduction in a the November "Crisis" and hoping it is not arriving too late.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 16

Allen, Farrow R.

Letter from Farrow A. Allen to New York Amsterdam News

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Editor Kelly; in support of the Harlem Hospital; discouraging its potential racial segregation; and deeming "unjust and unfortunate" the maligned accusations against its staff physicians.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Feb. 12

Smith, George L., Mrs.

Letter from Mrs. George L. Smith to Crisis

Bradford (Mass.) - Expressing her interest in possibly adopting one of the children described in a recent number of the "Crisis" and describing her home and station.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 3

Simon, Kathleen Harvey, Lady

A message of hope and courage from across the sea

Oxfordshire (England) - Expressing her thoughts on the great "injustices done to the coloured race" and reflecting on their prospects for advancement in the U.S., U.K., and India.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 2

Paul Quinn College

Letter from Paul Quinn College to Crisis

Waco (Tex.) - Signed J. F. Williams, President; forwarding, under separate cover, a photo of the College's 1924 Championship football team and describing the "unusual record" set by them in that year, by defeating Oklahoma, and tying with Tuskegee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 17

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Minneapolis Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. Minneapolis Branch to Editor of the Crisis

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Signed George G. DeVaugh, President; enclosing a photo of "Harold Jones," a little boy for whom the Branch is trying to find a home; briefly describing his circumstances; and hoping said information can be disseminated in a forthcoming issue.

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1924 Jan. 24

Johnson, Archibald

Letter from Archibald Johnson to Editor of the Crisis

Montreux (Switzerland) - Enclosing a clipping on Dr. Livingstone's "old African servant"; commenting extensively thereon; and suggesting said theme would make a good subject for a story in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers