Commonwealth of Virginia Senate Chamber Richmond, Va. C. T. Bowers 18th Senatorial District Culpeper, Va. Culpeper, Va. November 23, 1913. Mrs. Lela Meade Valentine, President Woman Suffrage League, Richmond, Va. Dear Madam: Replying to your letter of the 25th., instant containing enclosures, beg to say, that should the joint resolution come up for consideration before our body, I will not only be compelled to vote against the measure, but will do all I can to prevent the passage of the same. Yours very truly, C. J. Bowers CTB/MLT. [written across the bottom: Mrs. H. [Jordan?] [illegible shorthand]. Jm. P Harmer Boy Rim [illegible shorthand].