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Balance Sheet from Nov 1rst, 1926 to May 31rst, 1927

From the "Headquarters Ku Klux Klan of Kanada", a "Balance Sheet from Nov 1rst, 1926 to May 31rst, 1927". Includes a list of "assets" such as cash on hand and office furniture, "Loans", "Less" amount written off for K.S. Lord, H.B. Neely, and C.L. Fowler. On bottom half is a list of "Liabilities" such as "accounts payable" and "salaries and Expenses not paid".

Invisible Empire: Knights of the Ku Klux Klan of Kanada correspondence

Addressed to a Mr. W.H. Hutchison in Oshawa, ON. Addresses Hutchinson as "Klansman Hutchinson". Inquiring after receipts covering three men's dues. A meeting was prevented last Monday night due to weather, but writer is assured of their progress: "I am sure you are building a real Klan in Oshawa". Signed "faithfully yours in the Sacred Unfailing Bond, JH Hawkins, Imperial Klaliff and Chief of Staff".

Letter addressed to a Mr. O. Elliott

Addressed to a Mr. O. Elliott in Toronto, ON. "By direction of the Elated Cyclops of Klan No. 4 as the result of a motion carried at a recent meeting of this Klan I am writing you to request that if possible you arrange for a conference between Dr. Fowler, yourself and a delagation of three or four which will be pleased to wait upon you some afternoon at your earliest convenience for the purposes of going into matters affecting the future welfare of our local Klan". Goes on to as they would like to meet in their offices in Toronto prior to November 16. "There are matters that are troubling the membership at this point and it is for this reason that we desire to inform ourselves of the true condition of affairs before being put in the position of answering questions that we are not prepared to answer with any degree of accuracy". Requesting to put a list of members of this Klan together with their street addresses or box number and forward this. Signed "Yours in the Sacred Unfailing Bond", no signature.

International Correspondence Schools Lexicon: English-French

Cover reads "International Correspondence Schools Lexicon: English-French". First Edition, Scranton, PA, from the International Textbook Company. The number 322 is on the bottom. Inside the book is an actual lexicon, translating from English abbreviations and words into French.

International Correspondence Schools Instruction Paper: French

Cover reads "International Correspondence Schools Instruction Paper: French", Part 13, from the International Textbook Company in Scranton, PA. The number 318 M is on the bottom. Inside the booklet are "lessons" for practicing French phrases and sentences. In the back are recommended supplies for students for learning more.

Ripped letter paper.

Two pieces of paper ripped in half, missing bottom halves. Reads: "…2nd inst, and am very much pleased to know that you have been successful in getting a position. I do not anticipate any worry on your part over finding employment in this country and it would be cause of satisfaction to every Canadian if everyone coming to us from the British Isles landed a position with as little difficulty as you have done. I shall be glad to see you if you should visit our city at anytime and I assume you my best wishes go with you for a successful career in Canada..." Rest is cut off. Unsigned.

Correspondence from Department of Lands and Forests

From a "W.C. Cain", Deputy Minister, Department of Lands and Forests, Toronto ON, "File no. D.R. 524480". In reply of Hutchison's letter to inform him that "boat house requested is on either part lot 24 or 25 Concession VII Township of Pittsburgh ON". Continues to read: "I should judge, and if you would arrange to furnish me with a tracing no doubt the exact location could be marked there..."

Correspondence from Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-Establishment

Reads "Dear Hanean, I was pleased to receive your letter a few days ago. I was wondering what had become of you. However I'm glad to see that you are well. I'm pretty fair myself. I am now time keeper at the Werpl here… after so you'll see it keep me pretty busy. I've just finished my monthly report in February which goes to Ottawa. We are still pretty busy. I do not know how long the job will last. I'm sure I suppose. There will be something doing while this parliament is in session, did you get my stuff from Montreal... 2 bottles and have still 5 1/2 bottles which I'm saving for an emergency... I shall be glad to punish a couple with you. I get off Saturday or anytime be sure and call at the dept Allan Bldg Comen Simcoe and Peal St. Room 23 third floor. Things are very quiet around town to these days. The only place to go in the Shea Heppdron. I sure agree with you that if one kid is enough these times wish my pension and savings I daw about $180 a month and is about all I can do to come out even. Say chap what are you doing... so money dogs are you gaming in fur breeding dofs. This must cost you quite a sum to feed them. I should like to run down some weekend and will try to do so when I am sure about getting on time as if not necessary that she... work day as luck have to... I shall let you know where I can come down and be sure and give me a tip when you are able to come up so that I can meet you.... you and family the best of luck and prosperity... Your old friend Herman".

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