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#0435: Willa Cather to Roger L. Scaife, October 3 [1918]

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Dear Mr. Scaife1

The local bookseller here, Mr. Cotting3, says he ordered 25 copies of "Antonia"4. Only 12 were sent him, and he has sold those. The people who can't get a book will borrow their neighbor's. Will you please ask your shipping department why they did not send his full order? In a previous letter5 I gave you the date of your acknowledgment of his original order, made last spring.

Very sincerely yours Willa S. Cather

Friends6 in Toronto, Canada7, wrote me that they cannot get the book there.

260 T. Allen