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[[image - drawing of the Cosmopolitan Hotel]]
[[caption]] OPPOSITE UNION DEPOT. [[/caption]]

[[image - logo of the Cosmopolitan Hotel. letter "C" superimposed over the letter "H" in text with shading inside a circle.]]

Cosmopolitan Hotel

W.A. McCARTNEY, Prop'r.
^[[Feb. 5th]] 191^[[4]]

Dearest Friends:- 

Your Christmas card [[underlined]] just [[/underlined]] received today, I don't know where the delay was but I am "damned" glad to get it anyway, I have tried almost every [[strikethrough]] wh [[/strikethrough]] way I knew to try to locate you but without result.

I am booked for 15 days in Dallas, Tex. Feb. 10 to 24th I leave for there tonight, I will write you from there as I am rushed to pack right now, I'll write you a long letter if you will [[strikethrough]] tell [[/strikethrough]] acknowledge receipt of this. Just address me Gen. Del. Dallas Tex.

Mrs. W- passed through Cincinnati yesterday en route to N.Y.C.

Pardon haste as I have but twenty minutes in which to pack.

Ever Your Sincere Friend
'El Capitan."

Mrs. Studensky of course included.

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