1p., 4to, on onionskin. Kitzbuehel, Austria, June 16, 1934.
Friendly letter asking him to contribute some short stories to a "series of books we're working hard on..." It is an interesting form, once you get the feel of it, and you will find yourself among worthy contemporaries, I think.....We have some swell stories from William March and Arthur Calder-Marshall, etc. etc. and we would be proud to have you in the human history of the year as well" ..... "As you may have heard...poor Laurence got diptheria...and then Apple-Joan caught it from a distance, and the three of us lived happily in Infektionhaus in Innsbruck for 3 weeks...We plan to stay another year for financial reasons particularly and I have to produce another baby in about a fortnight's time, all of which takes time off from work..." About 300 words.