Charity chain letter. Hamilton, Ohio flood relief.
"...pin a check or dollar-bill to this letter ..." Three copies.
Hamilton, Ohio, suffered worse
than any other city in the flood swept district. The havoc is appalling.
Thousands of worthy persons are homeless and destitute.
In their behalf I earnestly beseech you to pin a check or dollar-bill to
this letter and rush it to L. P. Clawson, Secretary Chamber of Commerce and
of the Citizens' Relief Committee, Hamilton.
Then make three exact copies of this letter and mail them to three of your
In the name of humanity, do not break this chain.
Published: The Cincinnati Enquirer
(Cincinnati, Ohio), April 27, 1913, p. 2.
CHAIN LETTER SENT OUT. By City Solicitor, Who Wants Money to Help Hamilton
"Indianapolis, Ind., April 26 - Merle Walker, City Attorney, has received
the following chain letter from J. F. Neilan, City Solicitor of Hamilton,
Entered by DWV, Sept. 9, 2014.
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