Original letter. Written in Pittsburgh. Criticizes, in detail, Tafel's management of the M.S.S. project. Remarks on contradictory information about the volumes, and seeks to coordinate a less-than-perfect arrangement among the subscribers, as well as a release of the M.S.S from Customs. Sympathetic about Chandler's sore eyes. People, organizations, publications, and places mentioned: Tafel, England, Europe, Rev. Frank Sewall of Glendale, Mergens, Scammon, Trustees of the Rotch Fund, [i]Apocalypse Explained[/i], Mr. Worcester, Mr. Shaw and Mr. Mandel.