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    • Sanger, Margaret 1916-01-26

    • Birth control; Law & legal affairs; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924;
    • Form letter, 01/26/1916. Says that her trial for advocating birth control has been postponed until 02/14/1916. Writes that she is not being prosecuted because federal authorities consider the advocacy of birth control "lewd, lascivious, and...
    • Todd, Albert May 1921-08-10

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons; Pardon;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Public Ownership League of America letterhead, 08/10/1921. Writes that he takes the liberty of calling Eugene V. Debs comrade even though he is not a member of the Socialist Party because he knows that Eugene V. Debs has...
    • Veblen, Ellen R. 1921-09-03

    • Capitalism; Poetry;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 09/03/1921. Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs is able to feel her thought waves. Says that she thinks that she is at the best place on earth because of the presence that she feels there. Mentions that John Varian, an...
    • Waldner, Auguste 1893-07-21

    • Condolence notes;
    • Photocopy of letter to Eugenie Debs Selby in French, 07/21/1893. Sends condolences on the death of John Howard Selby. Asks that Eugenie Debs Selby tell Jean Daniel Debs that he shares in her bereavement. Remarks that he tried to convince the Besard...
    • Watson, Blanche 1927-04-17

    • Religion;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 04/17/1927. Says that if Theodore Debs heard the Easter talk that she heard today that all of the "gloom" that surrounds him would dissipate. Writes that Theodore Debs should read the play THE RETURN OF PETER GRIMM. Remarks...
    • Strickland, Fred G. 1941-03-12

    • Anniversaries;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 03/12/1941. Writes that he has heard that 03/14/1941 marks Strickland's and his wife's 50th wedding anniversary. Says that he has known Strickland since they were young men "inspired by lofty and noble ideas--the...
    • Unidentified Correspondents 1920-10-23

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia; Soviet Union;
    • Incomplete letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/23/1920. Writes that he has heard that Eugene V. Debs' refuses to leave his prison cell because he is a Leninist. Says that the veracity of this rumors does not matter since Eugene V. Debs has proclaimed...
    • Evans, M. 12-22

    • Socialist Party of the United States of America; Socialism
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/22/?. Says that the army of the Socialist Party is going to "hasten the dawn" of a new civilization. Expresses hope that Eugene V. Debs has a merry Christmas.
    • Herron, George D. 1920-04-16

    • Fans (Persons); Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Sick persons; Socialism; Books; Biography;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 4/16/20. Says that he is happy to know that Eugene V. Debs' condition is better. Writes that he has not yet received David Karsner's book about Eugene V. Debs. Tells Theodore Debs that Italy is the only country where he...
    • Herron, George D. 1921-09-18

    • Amnesty; Fans (Persons); Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners; Prison sentences; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Pardon;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 9/18/21. Writes that he is shocked to hear that Warren Harding has refused to release Eugene V. Debs from prison. Tells Theodore Debs that there is no salvation for western civilization. Says that in this apocalyptic time...
    • Howell, N. C. n.d Wilson

    • Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, n.d. Writes that he is glad that Woodrow Wilson only has two more days in office. Tells Eugehe V. Debs that he is not sure if Warren Harding will be much better, but is hopeful that he will be. Says that the first four...
    • Hurt, Walter 1919-11-16

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Health; Sick persons; Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; Sanitoriums;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on PALADIN letterhead, 11/16/19. Writes that he has not written to Theodore Debs since Eugene V. Debs went to prison because he knows that Theodore Debs has been swamped with mail. Asks that Theodore Debs send him word of...
    • Putnam, Frank 1914-07-01

    • Railroad strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 7/1/1914. Writes that it was heartening to get a letter from Eugene V. Debs. Says that over the past year he has been having a tough time providing for his family. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he was blacklisted by the daily...
    • Debs, Marguerite Bettrich 1905-03-17

    • Debs family; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Health;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs on Hotel Frantz, Enid, Oklahoma letterhead, 03/17/1905. Writes that Theodore Debs has told him that Marguerite Bettrich Debs is feeling better. Mentions that he wished she could be down in Oklahoma with him. Says that...
    • Doyle, J. H. 1921-12-04

    • Books; Books -- Reviews; Civil liberties;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/04/1921. Says that his book was not written for the "lure of dollars." Writes that where education falters civilization is "correspondingly unsound." Asks Eugene V. Debs to review the book when he gets the chance.
    • Nuorteva, Santeri n.d

    • Public speaking;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, n.d. Says that he understands that a committee in New York City, New York has asked Eugene V. Debs to speak at a meeting in protest of foreign interference in Russian affairs. Writes that if it is at all possible for...
    • Moro, Joseph 1927-08-24 letter

    • Vanzetti, Bartolomeo, 1888-1927;Sacco, Nicola, 1891-1927
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 8/24/1927. Writes that he appreciated the information he received regarding the funeral plans for Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti. Says that the "blood of Sacco and Vanzetti is on the hands of and heads of...

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