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Discusses the Spanish-American War, the call for volunteers and related campus involvement. Describes happenings around Oxford; church life; inquires about rumors that a company of soldiers is in Rosedale; mentions that he doesn't want to stay behind while the soldiers fight; doesn't think his parents can object to his participation in the war.
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University of Mississippi -- Students; University of Mississippi -- History; University of Mississippi -- Social life and customs; Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Social aspects
James E. Edmonds Collection, Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries
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