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#0165: Willa Cather to Orson Lowell, November 15, 1909

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EDITORIAL ROOMS My dear Mr. Lowell1:

Mr. McClure3 has been wanting for a long time to get some of your work into the magazine4. You used to do a good deal for him and he was always particularly partial to it. Some rumour has reached us of late that youdo not wish to do any work for McClure’s, and if that is true we are all very sorry for it. I hope, however, that this is a mistake, or at least, that if you have any unfriendly feeling toward the magazine it could be dispelled by a conversation. Would it be possible for you to come into the office some morning and have a talk with me? We have some stories in hand which we would very much like to put into your hands.

Very sincerely yours, Willa Sibert Cather
Mr. S. S. McClure
Mr. Orson Lowell, 35 West 21st St., New York2.