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    William H. Taft Autograph Letter Signed "Wm H Taft" with original letter addressed to Taft. Three pages of a bifolium, 5" x 8", July 26, 1921, in response to a letter requesting that Taft make a small informal speech at 8:30pm that night. Though he cites numerous reservations, Taft accepts the invitation"...to [illegible] the numbers of the ship's company to forget their present woes by the imposition of a greater one." A retained carbon of the letter Taft is writing in response to is included. From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.

    Condition: Both letters have usual mail folds with light toning. The retained carbon has some paper loss that does not affect any text.


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    April, 2018
    18th Wednesday
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