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Simpson’s and Co.
567 London • West Suburb 24555

November 1, 2010

Isabella and Carl Baker
1990 West side Boulevard

Dear Mr. and Mrs. Baker,

You are invited to a formal dinner in honour of James Packard on November 21,2010, at 7.30 pm at the Hilton Hotel.

Mrs. Baker as you and Mr. Packard have been colleagues for so long, we would like you to speak briefly about his work in communication industry. If this is possible, please let me know within the next week.

Please note that this is a black-tie event. RSVP with the names of those attending by November 17.

Sincerely yours,


Stewart Bennett III