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dc.creatorJones, W. P.
dc.date.accessioned2020-09-17T14:15:32Z
dc.date.available2020-09-17T14:15:32Z
dc.date.issued1925-12-26
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/41378
dc.descriptionLetter and rhyme to Amon Carter from W.P. Jones of Van Noy-Interstate Company regarding "Ma" Ferguson's demand for Carter's resignation from the Board of Directors of the Texas Technological College.
dc.format.medium8x10.5 paper
dc.relationAmon G. Carter Papers (MS 014)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph
dc.sourceBox 77, Ferguson ("Ma" and "Pa") Controversy 1925-1927 (Clippings) 3 of 7 folder, Item 087
dc.subjectFerguson, Miriam A. "Ma"
dc.subjectFerguson, James E. "Pa"
dc.subjectGovernor of Texas
dc.titleLetter re: Ma and Pa Ferguson
dc.typeDocument
dc.description.transcriptionThis Letter Written At Sanderson, TX 12-26 1925 Mr. Amon G. Carter, Ft. Wroth, Texas. Dear Mr. Carter: I read with keen interest and sincere pleasure your recent reply to "Ma" Ferguson regarding your resignation as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Best Texas Tech College. Just happened to think you might like to read or even publish a little poem composed by the writer a few days back. Am (illegible) poem to your (?) and (?) to any change you may see fit to make in case you should see fit to send it to press. Certainly want to congratulate you upon the stand you took toward Mrs. Ferguson and more than that, upon your willingness to take your stand before her and "Texas" and in fact, the whole U.S. Might also add I (?) Thanking you for your kind attention, I am (?) Yours very truly, W.P. Jones


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    The Amon G. Carter Papers consist of correspondence, photographs, newspapers, scrapbooks, and artifacts. The papers document the history of Fort Worth and the Southwest, as well as Carter's personal and business interests.

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