To JAMES T. FIELDS [mid-December 1861?], Wheeling
Is the Continental Magazine going to be a friend or a rival of “our’s?” Mr. Leland has written to me to become one of this corps—what shall I tell him? You are my mentor you…
To JAMES T. FIELDS December, 20 , Wheeling
I find that John Lamar was not mailed until Dec 11–and directed to J. T. Fields, Atlantic Monthly, Boston. Possibly it is still in the Boston P.O.
I hope it is all right. The delay here…
To JAMES T. FIELDS December 19, , Wheeling
I did not keep the story for alteration, but sent it to the mail on the day I promised. I am sorry if it is lost as I made no copy. I left it to a friend to direct and probably he omitted…