Letter from T. Earl Sullenger WKU alum requesting a recommendation from Henry Cherry in order to obtain a commission in the U.S. Navy. Text:
St. Elizabeth's Hospital
Pres. H.H. Cherry
Bowling Green, Ky.
My dear Friend:
Please pardon me for asking for another favor, but I am making application for a Commission in the U.S. Navy. I know that a letter from you will be a great assistance to me.
Hoping to receive the letter at once and thanking you in advance, I am
Your W.K.S.N. friend
T. Earl Sullenger
Cherry's reply recounts the establishment of the Student Army Training Corps and the results of the recent influenza epidemic in Bowling Green.
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Sullenger, T. Earl and Cherry, Henry, "UA3/1/2 Henry Cherry - Earl Sullenger Correspondence" (1918). WKU Archives Records. Paper 2621.