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Mrs. Kain informs Martha Berry that her maiden name is Louise Berry and her father is William Berry, and wonders if they might be related to each other.
Katharine Lenhart writes on behalf of Mr. and Mrs. James Bonnyman to ask Miss Berry for information about the Spence School for their daughter.
Mr. J. T. Laseter's concern of fraud has been confirmed in Martha Berry's absence. The man from Atlanta calling himself Martha Berry's nephew is nothing more than a fraud, using the Berry name to defraud people of their money.
Martha Berry tells Ladd how much she has been in her thoughts and thanks her for the Christmas candy that meant so much to the boys and girls. They took only one day for Christmas, keeping the students on campus so that they would not bring illness from home. Berry updates Ladd on Frances Ball's health, regretting that she had to leave her niece alone at Johns Hopkins Hospital over the holiday.
Martha Berry writes to her sister Frances to describe the birth of Frances Ball's son, a "fine boy" she named Howard Kelly Ball. Since no one was available to drive her to the hospital, Frances drove herself and delivered her baby four hours later.
Receipt for $300.00 sent on behalf of Miss Elizabeth Berry by the Detroit & Secruity Trust Co.