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#2239: Willa Cather to Roscoe Cather, February 1 [1944]

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Dear Brother,1

I certainly had nothing to do with the "biographical sketch5. I didn't even live it!

The only correct biographical sketch6 ever printed was written by a young professor7 in the university of Lyons8, P for his Ph.D. degree. It was written in french, of course, and there was not one mis-statement in it. He ven even spelled Father's9 middle name right. (It is a french proper name, Fectigue.) The young professor came to this country10, but where and how he got his material is a mystery. He certainly did not bother me.

I am allowed to take off my brace11 for one hour a day to practice pen-man-ship!!

Please thank Meta12 for writing to me. I was so pleased to get her letter.

Lovingly Willie
FROM CATHER 570 PARK AVE.3, NEW YORK CITY2 Mr. R. C. Cather1, First Savings Bank of Colusa, Colusa,4 California. NEW YORK N.Y.2 FEB 2[illegible] 1 PM