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Darrow & Sissman
Lawyers
1310, 140 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago

Clarence S. Darrow
Peter Sissman
Victor S. Yarros
William L. Carlin

Telephones
Central    925
Automatic  44-139

April 17th

Dear Paul

     Unless the market suddenly changes I will be obliged to raise some more money.  Enclosed is acct.  You will see that I exchanged 100 Kennicot at 46 for 100  [?] at  61-3/8 ? Inst. is paying [8?] sold Ex Div. of  2% on the 5th  of April which is payable April 30th [.] Looked into this the best I could & every one said [?] was much the best & a first class proposition.  [?] was especially enthusiastic saying it was the best copper in the market.  And would sure do better which it hasn't.  After taking out the  2% it is now just about where it was on even track.  But I dont know as any thing [? ] good, but still I think we
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had better hold on what do you think?  Let me know at once what you can do if any thing in case of need.  Since this statement I have sent them $1000.—& there will be 200. due from Div. on April 30th [.]  Can name some more [?] friends, but not  much cash coming in now though I am doing a good business which will [?] later.  I may be out soon after May 1st when I have to go to Kansas City.  Shall expect to hear from you by return mail.  Have not yet fixed matter with Cent Trust Co. but have seen them & will do it.—

C.S.D.