West Chester July 2d 66


Dear Sir


                                    Having heard of your college as of a high reputation  & being desirous to become connected with a good institution if it will not be to much inconvenience for you, I would like to have one of your latest catalogues & you will oblige your friend please send it in haste

                                                                        Direct to William F. Beckett

                                                                                    West Chester

                                                                        Butler Co Ohio


Notation on reverse in General Lee’s handwriting:


            2 July ‘66

Wm F. Beckett



11 July - Sent