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ELEVATION, 4,000 FEET
[[image - drawing of a wreath containing the initials MLH]]
T.G. PORTERFIELD
MANAGER
Lake Hotel Corporation
OPERATING 
Mountain Lake Hotel
(GILES COUNTY)
COOLEST PLACE IN THE SOUTH
TELEGRAPH AND POST OFFICE IN HOTEL
ADAMS AND SOUTHERN EXPRESS
OFFICES
N. & W. AND VIRGINIAN 
STATIONS
PEMBROKE, VA. 
LOCAL AND LONG DISTANCE
TELEPHONE
CONNECTIONS
Mountain Lake, Va., [[blank line]]
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^[[mailed Aug 8, 1916]] 

My dear Miss Fletcher.

You have been assuredly most kind & it is my duty to tell you it has not been wholly in vain.  I am not primarily interested in the Omaha but in religion - religion in its most primitive unsophisticated [[?]] and so I have of late become very much enamored of our Keo Indian predecessor, and I believe we students of religion are more deeply in your debt than you yourself can realize. I hope some time I shall have the privilege of personally thanking you, for Hallo & what it has meant [[?]] we to many hundreds of people.  It may interest you to know that I have this past season delivered six lectures on Hallo - & made some twenty people buy the book - & have
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