October 21, 1918.
My dear Miss Addams:
We enclose a copy of the Cable received by the New York Office concerning John Addams Linn, who was killed on October th.
You are to be congratulated that he conducted himself with such great bravery, and did not hesitate to do his duty in the face of great danger.
We shall send you further particulars as soon as they come to us.
Yours very truly,
(Signed) F. Hill Lurner.