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The writer is apologizing to Miss Gracier for the delay on her order of thread.

Mrs. Franis writes to Mrs. Hammond about the delay of her Colonial Dames of America chapter's donation.

Ernestine writes to Martha that the Underwoods have not yet arrived and does not know when to expect them as they have been delaying the trip due to the death of Mrs. Underwood's mother.

Miss Berry explains to Mr. Manville that the Shingle sample was delayed in arriving to the Schools but it is satisfactory. She asks for a shipment to be made as soon as possible.

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