800 SOUTH HALSTED STREET
August 17th, 1917
My dear Mr. Hoover:
I thank you for your kind letter of August thirteenth and apologize for my late reply to the request for an address on October sixteenth.
It gives me much pleasure to be of any service in the great effort for food conservation so ably [led] by yourself.
Jane Addams [signed]
The Honorable Herbert Hoover,
Department of Food Administration,