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#1870: Willa Cather to Elsie Cather, [late June to July, 1937]

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Dear Elsie1;

I had several letters from him3 within the last three years. I am so glad I was able to divert him a little in his old age. Not long ago he wrote Rollo Ogden4, late editor of the "Times"5, that he had read "The Archbishop"6, "My Antonia"7 & "A Lost Lady"8 over many times. He wrote me: "Your Antonia? No, she is my Antonia, and though I have just found her I have always known her."

Hastily W.