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Albert Shaw, editor of the American Review of Reviews, sends a $100.00 donation to the Berry Schools and informs Miss Berry of Mrs. Shaw's poor health. He hopes that Berry was pleased with the page about the school in the January "Golden Book."
Shaw commiserates with Berry about the misrepresentation of Henry Ford's support of the schools, telling her that only correct affirmation of the facts can contradict the effects of the misinformation. He and Mrs. Shaw hope to be able to visit soon.
Shaw writes to send his donation of $1,000 to the Schools and to express his regret at being unable to visit Miss Berry while she was in New York.
Martha Berry is writing in response to an article about Mrs. Young's husband in a recent magazine. She says they have a mutual friend and that she has heard a great deal about Mr. and Mrs. Young through him. She informs her of the scholarship programs and asks her to donate. She also encloses a booklet on the school's history.
Miss Berry writes to Dr. Shaw enclosing a letter from Dr. Myers, a history professor at Princeton who is enthusiastic about the work of the Schools. She lets him know that she is a candidate for the Pictorial Review Achievement Award and asks Dr. Shaw to endorse her.
This letter is in reply to a letter written by Martha Berry to Mr Shaw. Mr Shaw has been too busy to answer letters, and is now on vacation.
Just a line from R. K. Snavely to acknowledge letter to Dr. Shaw who is out of office.
Shaw, editor of the American Review of Reviews, contributes on behalf of himself, his wife, and their two sons, who he hopes one day will have incomes sufficient to enable them to contribute directly.
Berry writes to Albert Shaw Jr. in response to his previous letter. Shaw is informed that Mr. Terry, who submitted an article concerning moonshine and the legalization of its production to the American Review of Reviews, has been employed by the Berry Schools for eighteen months and teaches forestry and agronomy. The Schools hope that Mr. Terry has not made mention of Berry in his article; because of his short time with the Schools, they feel he is unable to speak for their work or the type of people they serve. The letter is concluded with a request that Martha Berry be allowed to read the article before it is published--if it is published.
Albert Shaw, Jr. from The American Review of Reviews asks Martha Berry for information about the author of a submitted manuscript, Mr. Elwood I. Terry. Terry's manuscript contains a theory that if whiskey can be utilized for medicinal purposes moonshiners should be permitted to make it under governmental supervision. Shawinquires as to how Berry is doing and says he would like to visit Mount Berry again soon.