Cover letter to Mr. Floyd C. Covington, executive director of the Los Angeles branch of the National Urban League, from Ralph Bunche (staff member, Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America). Bunche introduces the Carnegie Corporation which is sponsoring the survey on the status of the Negro in American life. Bunche requests that Covington please take the time to answer the questionnaire.
Typed letter from John Rechy thanking McWiliams for printing his article on El Paso in "The Nation," nominating him for a fellowship of the Bread Loaf Writers and informing McWilliams he is in Los Angeles through April.
Typed letter from John Rechy in El Paso, Texas to Carey McWilliams, thanking McWililams for recommending Rechy to do an essay-review for "Saturday Review" and Rechy's article on Peace GI's in "The Nation."