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#2756: Willa Cather to James D. Cather, May 6 [1933]

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Dear Brother1;

It was kind of you to think about my Red Cloud4 investments5. While I was there I had all my mortgages filed at the Court House6 in my name, so they cannot be used as bank assets. That was about all I could do. Will7 sent me a very good interest check in February; about eight hundred dollars, good for a hard year. I asked him not to press any one. I've had other business troubles that have taken most of my time this winter. I seem to be able to make money, even if I don't invest it very well, so I guess I'll pull through. One does hate to loose good money, that one might have done so many pleasant things with. However, I've lost less than most of my friends.

With love always, Willie
Mr. J. D. Cather1 3558 Myrtle Ave. Long Beach3 California NEW YORK. N.Y. STA.Y2 MAY 6 1933 430 PM Air Mail