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KEMSLEY HOUSE, LONDON, W.C.1.
15th July 1954
Dear Wren Howard,
What do you think of THE INFERNAL MACHINE as a title?
Or alternatively WIDE OF THE MARK or THE INHUMAN ELEMENT?
Personally, I think the first might be the one. It is an expression everyone knows but has been long out of fashion.
G. Wren Howard Esq.,
30 Bedford Square,
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