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Parsons updates Addams on efforts in Detroit to resist militarists from taking over the United States government.

Parsons goes over multiple points about the current climate around the war in Europe and how President Wilson can keep America neutral.

Woolley thanks Addams for sending an article and discusses her views on Theodore Roosevelt.

A series of questions regarding parliamentary control and foreign policy during times of war and peace.

Hutchinson disagrees with the Progressive Party but supports Addams' role in the party.

Mosher writes Addams to criticize her remarks regarding political deportations.

Spence congratulates Addams for her nominating speech at the Progressive Party Convention and sends his wishes that she is now resting in Maine.

Mead argues that a new Constitutional amendment is required to prevent secret meetings and sabotage in the upper echelons of society.

Jordan tells Addams that he thinks Hoover will become the next president and has confidence in his skills.

Jordan disagrees with Addams about the "progressive" qualities of Theodore Roosevelt, preferring instead the policies of Woodrow Wilson.

Manousopoulos asks Addams to support the efforts of Crete to reunite with Greece after years of Ottoman rule.

Miller criticizes Addams for her support of Theodore Roosevelt for president.

Reisner asks Richards' opinion on the Dolliver-Davis Bill, which seeks to provide for agricultural and industrial training schools.

Devine asks Addams to write a letter of recommendation for Florence Kelley as Labor Commissioner of New York.

Devine asks Addams about the possibility of funding funding in Chicago for campaign to create a Commission on Industrial Relations.

Karsten sends Hunter a copy of a congressional bill which repeals the draft section of army legislation.

Karsten informs Meyer that she received his letter addressed to Addams, and expresses her hope that she will be forwarded copies of the hearing Meyer is attending before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Karsten writes on behalf of Addams, informing members of the Woman's Peace Party of the efforts being made to stop militaristic sentiments.

Vermilye criticizes Addams's request for a referendum and explains that there are some times when war is necessary to protect the nation.

Balch tells Addams about the American peace movement, office work at the WILPF, and questions about where the WILPF should become involved.

Balch notes that George Foster Peabody and George Washinton Kirchwey oppose a referendum on entering war.

Denison expresses her opposition to Addams's request to demand a referendum from President Wilson because of the current political climate in the U.S. and the need to build defense against Germany.

Johnson examines the emotional aspects of the presidential election and how politicians use emotion to win votes.

Winslow warns Addams about the dangers of supporting Theodore Roosevelt.

Kellor sends Addams a copy of the letter she sent to Theodore Roosevelt, explaining the best way to fill the vacancy on the Progressive Party's National Committee.

Kellor sends Addams the permanent organizational structure of the Progressive National Committee asks answers to a series of questions.

Kellor sends Kellogg the names of members of President Woodrow Wilson's Industrial Commission and seeks ideas for topics for investigation.

Walsh tells Lathrop that all three political parties have agreed to use public school buildings for political discussions.

Rowe, the secretary for Illinois Governor Richard Yates Jr., writes to acknowledge receiving Addams' letter regarding Florence Kelley, and to arrange a meeting in Springfield.

Andrews is sending Addams a copy of a resolution that is also being sent to different clubs.
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