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Martha Berry updates Ladd on furnishings for Lemley Hall and what she hopes will happen in the future.
Saying that she was with them in spirit, Ladd thanks Berry and the students for the inspiring recent visit to the school by "our dear young people."
Martha Berry writes Mrs. Ladd to let her know just how wonderful her visit was with Misses Vaughn and Firlotte and to thank her for sending them to Berry. She reminds Ladd of a visit she and Alice Lemley made.
Ladd is glad the young people are at the school and sends her love to "all the boys and girls also to your dear self."
Reed sends details of the travel plans for Misses Vaughn and Firlotte.
Martha Berry confirms Misses Vaughn and Firlotte's upcoming visit to Berry.
Martha Berry learns that Mrs. Ladd is sending Miss Vaughn and Miss Firlotte to Berry and expresses her happiness. Berry reminisces about Ladd's visit to Berry with Miss Lemley, speaking of how close she feels to Ladd and wishing that Ladd might someday be well enough to visit again.
Martha Berry thanks Mrs. Ladd for the gift she was given.
Martha Berry thanks Mrs. Ladd and all her household for making her visit such a dream and highly regards their friendship.
Martha sends profuse thanks to the Ladd family for their contributions and hospitality.
Emily V. Hammond writes to Martha Berry to tell her about a large event she had to raise money for the Berry Schools. Dr. Leonard spoke at the event and they read a letter from Berry. They have pledges for $37,775 to go toward building Pilgrim Hall.
Berry thanks Hammond for her check. Berry speaks on how building the new dormitory is going and says she cannot go to Rachel's wedding unless something changes at the last minute. Kate Macy Ladd's nurse suggested that Ladd might be interested in contributing to the Foundation School.
Berry is sure that Hammond and her daughter Rachel will have a wonderful visit with Alice and Peter, and asks that she encourage them to visit Berry. Kate Macy Ladd's nurses visited recently. Berry hopes that Hammond will visit in April.
Miss Berry writes to thank Mrs. Carson for her visit and friendship. She welcomes her to Berry any time and says she is doubly welcome as a friend of Berry and of Mrs. Ladd.