Letter from Bhagwan Singh Gyanee to A.K. Dar



DESCRIPTION
Unsigned letter from Bhagwan Singh Gyanee to A.K. Dar.

ADDITIONAL METADATA
Date: September 1, 1950
Subject(s): A.K. Dar, M.K. Gandhi, Unni Nair
Type: Correspondence
Language: English
Creator: Bhagwan Singh Gyanee
Location: 1261 North Laurel Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

TRANSCRIPTION
SEPTEMBER 1 1950

Mr. A.K. Dar
Embassy of INDIA
2107 Massachussets Ave.,
Washington, N.W. D.C.

My dear Mr. Dar:

Long time no hear; long time no see! How are you? Busy as usual, if not more so, I am sure.

I was shocked indeed to learn of the untimely death of our good friend, Colonel Uni Niar. Will you be good enough to extend my deepest sympathy to both Mrs. Niar and Madam Pundit, for the loss of this Patriot.

It was my privelege to meet him when I was in Washington, a year or so ago. A most pleasant personality, I found him, with serious mind, well informed and of patriotic disposition. Glory to our Mother Land who produces such wholesome individuals!

May I ask you to please send me a biographical sketch and an 8 x 10 photograph of Colonel Uni Niar. Also I am preparing a special issue for Mahatma Gandhi's birthday. Oct 2 and I would appreciate a couple of good pictures of Mahatmaji in some suitable pose, as soon as possible.

I was glad to hear of Madame Pundit's appointment as Ambassador to Mexico, as well; kindly extend her my very best wishes.

Please keep in touch with me whenever the inclination and time permits. I miss our congenial meetings and our discussions.

With every good wish for you and yours,

Sincerely yours,

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(Dr.) Bhagwan Singh Gyanee

P.S. May I have Mrs. Niar's address, I would like to send her my person condolence. Many Thanks.

BSG/cb

1261 No. Laurel Ave.,
Los Angeles 46, Calif.

PROVENANCE
Collection: Bhagwan Singh Gyanee Materials
Donor: S.P. Singh
Digitizer: Anne Vagts, Samip Mallick
Item History: 2012-07-16 (created); 2013-05-03 (modified)

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