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CHARLES BELMONT DAVIS - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 10/15/1915 - HFSID 297512

Thanking an editor for sending a copy a magazine containing his story, he asks, "May I make so bold as to ask if a cheque is to follow soon?" Typed Letter signed: "Charles Belmont Davis", 1 page, 6x7¼. New York, N.Y., 1915 October 15.

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CHARLES BELMONT DAVIS
Thanking an editor for sending a copy a magazine containing his story, he asks, "May I make so bold as to ask if a cheque is to follow soon?"
Typed Letter signed: "Charles Belmont Davis", 1 page, 6x7¼. New York, N.Y., 1915 October 15. On personal letterhead to Edward Frank Allen, Editor, McBride's Magazine, New York, N.Y. In full: "I want to thank you for your copy of 'McBride's', containing my story Gusenburger. May I make so bold as to ask if a cheque is to follow soon?" American writer Charles Belmont Davis (1866-1926) came from a family of writers which included his mother, novelist Rebecca Harding Davis; and his brother, controversial journalist Richard Harding Davis. His father, Lemuel Clarke Davis, was editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Charles Belmont Davis himself wrote several novels, including The Borderlands of Society (1898), and numerous short stories, seven of which were turned into silent film shorts between 1915 and 1921. Mailing fold through center. Fine condition.

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