#2113: Willa Cather to Roscoe Cather, October 18 [1934]

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THE SHATTUCK INN4
and ANNEX
ACCOMODATIONS FOR
200 GUESTS
ALL MODERN
CONVENIENCES
AT THE FOOT OF THE MONADNOCK MOUNTAIN
JAFFREY, N.H.2
My Dear Roscoe1;

I was so interested in Virginia's5 letter about her work. I sent it on to Mary Virginia6—you don't mind?—She is very discreet, and feels more need of a family than she ever did before.

You may send the check on November 1st to Park Avenue7. And please send me just a line about how AMERICAN PLAN
OPEN ALL THE YEAR
THE SHATTUCK INN
and ANNEX
ACCOMODATIONS FOR
200 GUESTS
ALL MODERN
CONVENIENCES
AT THE FOOT OF THE MONADNOCK MOUNTAIN
JAFFREY, N.H.
your diet is working out. Do you really feel better? If you don't, go to the Mayos8. It's a big machine, but any Cather would find it personal enough. There is a strong Catholic feeling there. I was really driven away by personal attentions, and I had to autograph more books than in any other spot9 I ever alighted in.

I'm working every day on a AMERICAN PLAN
OPEN ALL THE YEAR
THE SHATTUCK INN
and ANNEX
ACCOMODATIONS FOR
200 GUESTS
ALL MODERN
CONVENIENCES
AT THE FOOT OF THE MONADNOCK MOUNTAIN
JAFFREY, N.H.
new story10. I don't know how it will turn out, but anyhow I've had a run for my money. I'm still autographing books for J. M. Barrie11 (now Sir James Barrie) Of course I'm complimented that he likes them so much, but why does he want them autographed? How can any real man of letters care for autographs!

Lovingly Willie AMERICAN PLAN
OPEN ALL THE YEAR
THE SHATTUCK INN AT THE FOOT OF MONADNOCK MOUNTAIN JAFFREY, N.H. Mr. R. C. Cather1 1225 South Center St. Casper3 Wyoming JAFFREY2 OCT 20 230PM Willie
Doug
Betty
Lester
John
Stan
Pete
Mildred
Virginia
Grandmother