Lot 39: ALS signed "R. B. Hayes," one page both sides, 5.5 x 8.5, November 29, 1885. Letter to a general. In part: "I am not quite sure, but my impression is that by the Loyal legion Constitution & rules of secrecy forbids the exposure of rejections. I mention this out of abundant caution in view of your article of Saturday." Hayes also adds a brief postscript under his signature regarding the Woman Home Missionary Society and an upcoming talk at St. Paul's Church. In fine condition, with intersecting folds and some light mirroring of ink. Accompanied by the original mailing envelope.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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