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Letter # 58
June 3/02
P.S.
Kindly let Mr Kennedy have access to the information in business letters, to help keep his a/c straight
[[printed insignia of Carlton Hotel]]
[[printed hotel address]]CARLTON HOTEL,
PALL MALL,
LONDON.[[/printed hotel address]]

Dear Colonel Hecker.

I have your valued [[callegram?]] of yesterday reading "Draft Wednesday Steamer" and thank you very much for your goodness. The matter for which I needed the £2.000. became somewhat complicated yesterday and I found that in order to prevent the collection from slipping through my fingers
[[at bottom right of folio, "86"]]
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