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1924 Sept. 30

Jones, Emma

Letter from Emma Jones to Editor of the Crisis

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Inquiring into the policies of the magazine's current literature competition.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 23

Tubbs, Leroy

Letter from Leroy Tubbs to Editor of the Crisis

Dayton (Ohio) - Inquiring into the status of a manuscript he submitted to the magazine's literature contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 3

Swan, Ida

Letter from Ida Swan to Editor of the Crisis

Tacoma (Wash.) - Thanking them for acknowledging the story she submitted to the literature contest but seeking to know "what I got for it, because I would not like to write stories for nothing."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan.

Simmons, Maude

Letter from Maude Simmons to Editor of the Crisis

Sea Cliff (N.Y.) - Inquiring into the notification policies of the magazine's literature awards and wondering when she might hear back on same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 June 15

Sheen, Edwin D.

Letter from Edwin D. Sheen to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring if submitting his short story to the "Best College Short Stories" will render it ineligible for the "Crisis" literary competition.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 11

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977

Letter from Willis Richardson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Inquiring briefly into the word-limits of submissions to the "Crisis"'s literary competitions, and their bearing on the reprinting of his Spingarn Medal-winning play, "The Broken Banjo."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 23

Shelton, Ruth Ada Gaines

Letter from Ruth A. G. Shelton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Saint Louis (Mo.) - Acknowledging and thanking him for the check and for the recognition given her play, "The Church Fight" (see mums312-b171-i061).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 12

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977

Letter from Willis Richardson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regretting he cannot be in attendance at that Friday's production of his play, "The Broken Banjo," and thanking him for the message (see mums312-b171-i014).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 31

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert A. Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

Paris (France) - Acknowledging and thanking him for the $40 check conferred him upon his winning second-place in the "Crisis"'s art contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 11

Switzer, Mary Elizabeth, 1900-

Letter from Mary E. Switzer to Editor of the Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Inquiring if Marita Bonner's award-winning essay will be published in a forthcoming issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers