To Mrs. G. W. Hale
DEAR MOTHER —
I will be ever so much obliged if you kindly look into the “bead” affair. (Rudrâksha beads sent from India. Vide letter dated January 17, 1895 in pay it to you when I come.
I start from here next week. I will be in Detroit a day or two on my way. I will be in by the third or fourth of August.
With Everlasting love, your Son,
[Enclosed in the above letter was the following note.]
27th July ’95
Herewith I authorize Mrs. George W. Hale to take delivery of the “beads” that have been expressed to me from India. Hoping they will be regularly delivered to her, I remain yours obediently,