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To Tevis Clyde Smith, January 7, 1925, Salaam, Clyde sahib: / I was in Brownwood the other day . . .

To Tevis Clyde Smith, January 30, 1925, Salaam, sahib: / I’m sending you a lot of junk . . .
     Contains Untitled ("Hills of the North! Lavender hills") (poem); Untitled ("Dark are your eyes") (poem);
     "Slugger’s Vow" (poem); Untitled ("I am the spirit of War!") (poem); and Untitled ("I lay in Yen’s opium joint") (poem).
     "Slugger’s Vow" has been published separately.


To Robert W. Gordon, February 4, 1925, I am sending you a few songs . . .

To Tevis Clyde Smith, February 25, 1925, Salaam, sahib: / Chapter XIX / Writers of the Bunkorian Age . . .
     Contains the poem "The Bombing of Gon Fanfew" (poem).


To Tevis Clyde Smith, March 17, 1925, The top o’ the marnin’, O’Clydo: / Faith and bejabbers!
     Contains "The Sappious Few Menchew".


To Tevis Clyde Smith, April 6, 1925, Salaam, sahib: / What ho! I have never read the original . . .
     Contains "The Post of the Sappy Skipper" and "The Bored of the Cow".


To Tevis Clyde Smith, May 24, 1925, Salaam: / Hot zowie, old topper, we’ve got the makings . . .
     Contains "When You Were a Set-Up and I Was a Ham" (poem)
.  The poem has been published separately.

To Tevis Clyde Smith, June 3, 1925
   
A gag letter written on a lawyer’s letterhead, calling Smith to court to answer the charge of rape.
  • REHUPA #158, REHupa, August 1999

To Tevis Clyde Smith, ca. June, 1925, Know all men …

To Tevis Clyde Smith, July 7, 1925, Salaam, sahib: / I believe you owe me a letter.

To Tevis Clyde Smith, July 16, 1925, Salaam, sahib: / What ho, milord! / Boy, I hope you’re . . .
     Contains Untitled ("And Dempsey climbed into the ring . . .") (poem).


To Tevis Clyde Smith, ca. July 1925, Salaam, Clyde: / Old boy, I got your letter. I can’t say that it . . .

To Tevis Clyde Smith, August 6, 1925, Salaam: / I’m glad you passed the exams . . .
     Contains Untitled ("I tell you this my friend") (poem).


To Weird Tales, August 21, 1925, I am preparing a mss. which . . .

To Tevis Clyde Smith, August 26, 1925, Salaam: / I’ve been thinking. What is reality and what is . . .

To Tevis Clyde Smith, August 28, 1925, Salaam: / I’ve been thinking. Did you ever stop . . .
     Contains Untitled ("Mingle my dust with the burning brand") (poem) and Untitled ("Roses laughed in her pretty hair") (poem).


To Tevis Clyde Smith, October 9, 1925, Salaam, sahib: / Say, bo, you’re developing into a real poet.
     Contains Untitled ("All the crowd") (poem).


To Herbert Klatt, Fall 1925, Bohut salaam, bahadur: / Again I write you, . . .

To Weird Tales, ca. December 1925, These are sheer masterpieces. . . .



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