Letter Draft from MLK to Mrs. Lewiston

Abstract

Dr. King writes to Mrs. Lewiston to inform her that he will not be able to assist her with her financial problems because of the financial burdens that have already been placed on SCLC.

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Letter Draft from MLK to Mrs. Lewiston
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Dear [Mrs?] Levinston, Thank you for your letter of Nov.3. [Crossed out: Due]. The tremendous financial burden it has been place on the S.C.L.C., of which I am [Inserted text: president] present, makes it impossible for me at this time to incur the debts described in your letter. [Crossed out: My] May I recommend that you speak with your local pastor concerning this matter. [Closing Signature: MLK] [Martin Luther King] Thank you for your letter of Nov.[November] 3. The tremendous financial burden that has been placed on the S.C.L.C. of which I am President, makes it impossible for me at this time to view the debts described in your letter. May I recommend that you speak with your pastor concerning this matter. Sincerely, [Closing Signature: Martin Luther King]
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