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Chellis A. Austin thanks Martha Berry for the Christmas gift of cotton.
Armes reports on selling lavender bags and orders more. She is looking forward to her visit to Berry, where she hopes to be "a regular Berry schoolgirl."
Armes inquires about why Frances Turner's lavender order has not been filled as promised. She expresses disappointment at not having seen or heard from Martha Berry during her visit north and sends congratulations for the Pictorial Review Achievement Award.
Berry encloses a copy of Ames's contribution to the Pictorial Review. Berry provides details about orders for lavender bags and rugs, tells of her sister's injuries from an automobile accident, and looks forward to seeing Ames and her daughter.
Letter enclosing a receipt for the basket Achelis ordered.
The basket Achelis ordered was in stock and sent to Mr. Rouland shortly after she supplied the dimensions she desired.
Achelis expresses her concern about Bessie Berry Wright's automobile accident and reports that Mr. and Mrs. Myers have returned to Princeton. Achelis encloses a clipping and writes about her admiration for Herbert Hoover and her opinion that Prohibition should be changed. She has renewed three magazine subscriptions for the Berry library and inquires about the status of the basket for Mr. Rouland.
Achelis provides details about the basket she has ordered to be sent to Mr. Rouland.
Achelis responds to Berry's letter that the basket she gave as a wedding present to her sister is the size she wishes to order now. She wishes she could be at the school to enjoy the fresh fruits and vegetables, and asks if Berry takes time for "resting and dreaming" at the house on Lavendar Mountain.
Berry responds to Achelis's letter, saying that her summer in Georgia has left her "so sunburned and freckled that you would not know me." She has been making frequent trips into the mountains, which are tiring but enriching. Berry wishes Achelis were there to enjoy the peaches and hopes that the basket that was sent suits her needs.
Achelis is visiting Mr. and Mrs. Orlando Rouland at their summer home in Marblehead, Massachusetts. She reports on the weather there and hopes the Georgia weather is fine, that she imagines Martha Berry "motoring along mountainous high ways." She is absorbed in the coming presidential election, supporting Herbert Hoover, and orders an iron wood basket to be sent to the Rouland's address.
Walstrum does not understand why her letters about a rug order have gone unanswered.
This is a letter from the Berry School to Mrs. Weber pertaining to quilts. The school is happy that she is pleased with the quilt. As soon as the Sunshine Cottage reopens in the fall, she will be receiving a larger quilt upon her earlier request.
Weber praises the quilt she got for her children and orders a large one for herself.
Mary Powelson, secretary to Clare H. Weber, writes to thank Berry for her letter about the quilt.