Original letter. Written in Pittsburgh. Comments on continued drama surrounding New Church publications. Advises Chandler on his successful fundraising efforts. Refers to efforts being made to sustain a local Homoeopathic Hospital. Relays information regarding Tafel's own church society business and status of the annotated Bible. Recommends books for Sunday School. Coordinates the sale of photolithographic plates. Mentions upcoming Conference of Ministers meeting. People, places, and publications mentioned: J. B. Lippincott & Co.; T. Parsons; R.'s (Sampson & Joe Reed); Mr. L. C. Jungerich, 1219 Walnut St.; McDonald; Cleave (Cleve Chandler); Benade's boys; the Pellet; Homoeopathic Hospital; Tafel; the Bible; Cross St., London; Boston; [i]Israel Mort, Overman; [/i]Hinkley; Hartman; Mr. Childs; Grace (Chandler) and babes.