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[Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, March 1, 1948]

Description: Letter, subject titled: "Pecans," from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing an enclosed Imperial Mercantile Company invoice for $10.35, covering 23 lbs of pecans.
Date: March 1, 1948
Creator: James, Thomas Leroy
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, March 5, 1948]

Description: Letter, subject titled: "Sale of Calves," from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing the steady potential of the cattle market and the selling of Mr. Frost's calves with additional confidential information James procured when visiting Bay City with C. B. Johnson.
Date: March 5, 1948
Creator: James, Thomas Leroy
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, march 24, 1948]

Description: Letter, subject titled: "General," from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing responses to recent list of requests made by Kempner. James writes that a case of Tomatoes and Hot Foot Insect Powder has been hand delivered, and that he is still looking up information on a cattle sprayer, a gas fired incinerator, and an electric kitchen garbage disposal. A large portion of the letter is dedicated to pricing and information on two washing machines for Kempner to chose from. At the bottom of the letter a hand written note reads: "Kahn & Levy" and "123.87 [+] 12.38 [=] $136.25".
Date: March 24, 1948
Creator: James, Thomas Leroy
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from Thos L. James to D. W. Kempner, March 9, 1948]

Description: Letter, subject titled: "Purchases," from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing invoice #47812 from the Imperial Mercantile Company by Mr. Phillips for the amount of $8.22 for steel tape.
Date: March 9, 1948
Creator: James, Thomas Leroy
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, Marrch 17, 1948]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing list of items Kempner would like James to secure or find information on. The items include tomatoes, Hot Foot insect powder, cattle sprayer, and a washing machine.
Date: March 17, 1948
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, March 24, 1948]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing an issue with a recent purchase of a washing machine without the assistance of James due to an immediate need. Kempner suggests that James write to Kahn & Levy about changing out the machines for one of Sugarlands since he was able to accomplish this for them before with other items. A handwritten equation at the bottom of the letter reads: "123.87 [+] 12.38 [=] 136.25 vs 199.50"
Date: March 24, 1948
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, March 8, 1948]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing the search and purchase of an ant and roach dusting powder called Hot Foot made by the American Chemical Company.
Date: March 8, 1948
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, March 20, 1948]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing a procurement of 30 candelabra shape and sized light globes made by either Westinghouse or General Electric.
Date: March 20, 1948
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from I. H. Kempner to D. W. Kempner, R. Lee Kempner and Associates, March 25, 1948]

Description: Letter, subject titled: "Woodley Lease, Settegast Property and Blakely Farm, in John W. Foster 2 1/2 League's Grant, Fort Bend County," from I. H. Kempner to D. W. Kempner, R. Lee Kempner and Associates discussing the acquiring of 3,000 acres of leased land to the Woodley Petroleum Company under the Sugarland Industries. In the top left of the letter a handwritten note reads: "DWK for your files IHK."
Date: March 25, 1948
Creator: Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, March 26, 1948]

Description: Letter, subject titled: "Washing Machine," from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing the recent purchase of a washing machine made by Kempner and the search for a resolution with the company Kahn & Levy.
Date: March 26, 1948
Creator: James, Thomas Leroy
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, March 8, 1948]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing the pricing of Cyanamid and cotton seed for Bill Keyser, and requesting R. K. Phillips to look over some welding issues concerning the water tank supply at the headquarters.
Date: March 8, 1948
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James, March 27, 1951]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James discussing an order of petit pois green peas and "R" tomatoes, and requesting four types of light globes.
Date: March 27, 1951
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James, March 21, 1951]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James discussing and returning an enclosed Texas A. & M. Extension Service release from March 8, 1951.
Date: March 21, 1951
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James, March 26, 1951]

Description: Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James requesting that James obtain a Heywood Wakefield furniture catalog with bamboo furniture. He also requests a shipment of eight sacks of Grade "A" dairy feed.
Date: March 26, 1951
Creator: Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956
Partner: Rosenberg Library