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    Woodrow Wilson Typed Letter Signed. One page on White House letterhead, 6.75" x 8.75", Washington; February 26, 1919. A letter to Arthur T. Vance, Editor of the Pictorial Review, a fashion magazine, declining an offer to become a contributor. In part: "I hope you will pardon the smile with which I read your letter of February 5th. I am greatly complimented that you should wish me to contribute... it would be unwise for me to make any promises, particularly in view of the fact that when I entered political life I arrested many literary plans which I now hope I may carry out after I am relieved of the duties of office..." Signed in full, "Woodrow Wilson."
    Condition: Uneven toning, darker at edges. Type has blossomed a bit, signature is crisp and bold. Flattened mail fold, light creasing throughout. Tiny tear at top and bottom.


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    October, 2016
    19th Wednesday
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