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    Mother Teresa Typed Letter Signed "M Teresa MC". One page, 6.5" x 3.5", Calcutta, April 30, 1996, to Maria and Leah Pappas, Ogden, Utah, with the original transmittal envelope, along with a printed prayer, 3.25" x 2.25", and aluminum religious token. One vertical fold on the TLS, else in fine condition. Mother Teresa thanks Maria and Leah Pappas for a letter in which the two expressed concern for her health. The short typed message is on the verso of a printed tract showing Mother Teresa holding a baby next to a Bible quote from Isaiah. The stamp "Missionaries of Charity/ 54 A. A.J.C. Bose Road/ Calcutta 700016 India" appears above the typed message.

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    September, 2011
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