This really brought a smile to my face. We actually own stationery that says “Sorry for the delay . . . ” but this was an entire year! It must have been at the bottom of some enormous pile.
They let him in, by the way.
Herb Allen ’29 is one of my favorites. He was a good guy and a good trustee. Here’s an undated picture of him, probably not too terribly far off from the date of this letter:
Bonus: I’m not sure what they’re trying to get at here. All I can think about is guacamole.