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  • Date is exactly "1911-12-18"

Addams received a copy of this anonymous letter, offering a scathing impression of Chicago politicians out to get Police Chief John McWeeny and criticizing the Chicago Tribune as corrupt. The writer uses derogatory names, like "Sneaky" and "Sissy," for many of the characters and calls the press the "Scrofulas."

Harris asks Addams's advice about creating a series of lectures on vice and its causes.

Addams sends Christmas money to the O'Sullivan family.

Breckinridge writes about confusion over letters Addams sent from Mrs Long and Ina Robertson.

Redington praises Addams' recent magazine articles, sends a donation, and tells her about his factory in which he employs women.