[27 June 1925]

Here's fish for you! Bet you never got anything like this in Kawartha. Glad to be out of that brawl on fiction. Did you go to the C.A.A.? Back soon. Our best to all.


Postcard (illustration: a small boy between two very large cod, with the caption 'Products of Newfoundland'); postmarked from St. John's, Newfoundland, 27 June 1925.

brawl on fiction
He had been scheduled to take part in a 'discussion' on 'Realism in Canadian Fiction' at the CAA's annual convention in Winnipeg 25-27 June, but had happily withdrawn when his Newfoundland visit intervened.