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Terribly sorry that we have not thanked you for your kind gift sooner. I know this sounds like a rather bewhiskered excuse** and I sincerely hope you will accept it.
The records were lovely and we have been having a grand time with them.
Thanks again, and best wishes from Barbara and myself.
Mr. Jack Capp*
101 Central Park West
New York, New York
*The name is spelled Capp on the letter and Copp on the envelope.
**Mr.Taylor hasn’t actually made an excuse-but he hopes it will be accepted.