Oscar S. Straus to Jane Addams, June 17, 1913

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THE PLAZA
NEW YORK
June 17/1913

Dear [Miss] Addams

While traveling in Europe recently, my son Roger, who a few days ago graduated from Princeton, wrote me a letter commenting upon your book "A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil"

I thought it would interest you to know how your great books strikes the young college man -- and what [page 2] a wholesome influence it exerts.

You need not return the letter. Roger is an enthusiastic Progressive and organized the Progressive Committee of Princeton which carried the District.

I trust this will find you well

Mrs Straus joins me in cordial regards

Sincerely Yours

Oscar S. Straus