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#3098: Willa Cather to Alfred A. Knopf, [April 12, 1940]

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⬩W⬩S⬩C⬩ My Dear Alfred1;

Won't you please drop Mr. Keppel3 a line and tell him4 gently that I am already late in my promises to you, and that I really can't go to Philadelphia5 to talk or listen about American culture on April 19th? As you well know he would not believe me if I wrote him to that effect. I'll be very grateful.

Yours W. S. C.