This is a letter from Jay Frank Schambert, a prominent Philadelphian physician, to Mary Louise Curtis Bok upon hearing the news of Edward W. Bok's death. Mr. Bok was the former editor of Ladies' Home Journal and the founder of the Mountain Lake Sanctuary and Singing Tower (now Bok Tower Gardens). Mrs. Bok was his wife and the founder of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The stationary on which the letter is written is folded. The letter is typed in black ink. In the upper left corner in black ink a check mark may indicate a response was sent. Dr. Schamberg's signature is in green ink.