March 12, 1904.
Dear Sir: Your favor Feb. 25th at hand and contents noted. In accordance with your suggestion we have mailed you today under separate cover by registered mail 1 CONKLIN SELF-FILLING PEN “S” 4. $4.00 Size fitted with a pen which we believe will suit Mr. Clemen’s hand. This pen is forwarded with the compliments of the CONKLIN PEN CO. and we trust will be received in this manner. We shall be greatly interested to know whether or not the pen fits Mr. Clemen’s hand and await your further reply regarding the pen.
(Note sent to Samuel Clemens aka Mark Twain by the Conklin Pen Co.)