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A handwritten letter from Ira D. Landis addressed to Alfred L. Shoemaker, dated October 29, 1949. Within, Landis encloses his paper entitled, "The Dutch-Calcium Carbonate Compound", with hopes of it finding a home within Shoemaker's Dutchman newspaper.
Ira D. Landis
Alfred L. Shoemaker
Lititz R-3, Pa., Oct. 29 1949
Dear Dr. Shoemaker:
At last herewith is my proffer on a phase of agriculture briefly told. If it is found worthy of a corner in your good paper, well. If not, "nichts fur ungutes".
I have read the last issue. I'm ready for the next.
Ira D. Landis
English and Pennsylvania German
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Landis, Ira D., "Letter From Ira D. Landis to Alfred L. Shoemaker, October 29, 1949" (1949). Alfred L. Shoemaker Folk Cultural Documents. 22.
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