[in type around seal] Adam’s pure bred Boone County special white Champion white corn of Virginia (from actual photograph) [written 90 degrees clockwise] declared “pure bred” by Virginia corn growers association Winner of largest premiums in both acreage yield and quality contest
Forward to Mrs. Mumford
[in type, letterhead] “Red Oak Grove Farm” Berkley D. Adams, owner and proprietor. Red Oak, Charlotte Co., Va.
Dec. 27th 1913 Mrs. J. H Priddy Pres. Womans Club Keysville Va. Dear Madam,- I have your form of 13th inst and would have answered it before now but have been away from home part of this time, and the balance of the time I have been so busy that I could not attend to my correspondence Now as to the co-ordinate college for women I will say that I certainly favor progress in Southern educational matters particularly in Virginia, but I cannot say that I favor the proposed place for this college, although I am [fraute?] to say that I may not as fully understand the matter as I should I believe you will agree with me that the foundation of the Virginia educational structure is the common school and I am sure that you will agree with me that at the present time the primary or