Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Monday, July 3, 1967

University of Alabama University, Alabama 35486 School of Law Office of the Dean July 3, 1967 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol C/o Mr. Masaokoike 3-35-14 Nishi-Kaiwa Edogama-Ku Tokyo, Japan Dear Ron: If I had written you everytime I have thought of doing so, you would be inundated with mail. The proverbial path to hell could have…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Wednesday, December 20, 1967

The University of Alabama School of Law Box 1435, University, Alabama 35486 Office of the Dean Tuscaloosa 348-5930, Area 205 1967-1975 December 20, 1967 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Hashimoto Apartment 18, Kamiyacho, Shiba Minato-Ku Tokyo, Japan Dear Ron: Many thanks for the fine Christmas card. It was indeed good to hear from you again. You…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Thursday, April 15, 1971

April 15, 1971 University of Virginia Charlottesville – Virginia – 22901 School of Law [manuscript letter on letterhead] Dear Ron, Here is your world’s worst correspondent getting down to writing that he is indeed alive and well. It is un- believable that it was August that you were here and now it is April–income tax…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Friday, February 20, 1970

The University of Alabama School of Law Box 1435, University, Alabama 35486 Office of the Dean Tuscaloosa 348-5930 Area 205 February 20, 1970 Mr. Ronald Sokol 12, rue de l’Universite Paris 7, France Dear Ron: This is just a hasty note to acknowledge receipt of your letter of February 14th and your story on “The…

Letter from John T. Duffner to Ronald Sokol, Wednesday, February 11, 1970

Meador Office of the Deputy Attorney General Washington, D.C. 20530 February 11, 1970 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 12, rue de l’Universite Paris Vll, France Dear Mr. Sokol: The Attorney General has asked me to acknowledge and thank you for your letter on behalf of Daniel J. Meador whom you recommend for a future Supreme Court…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Monday, November 10, 1975

University of Virginia Charlottesville-Virginia-22901 School of Law November 10, 1975 Mr. Ronald E.[sic] Sokol 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en Provence, FRANCE Dear Ron: We have by no means forgotten your generous suggestion of annual foundation support for private international law. Shortly after our last talk with you I discussed the idea with Dean Paulsen, Em Spies (who…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, July 29, 1975

University of Virginia (804) Charlottesville-Virginia-22901 924-3853 School of Law: Tel. 924-0311: Meador: 296-9909 July 29, 1975 (617) 487-9500 Mr.Ronald P. Sokol 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en-Provence France Dear Ron: Justice After Darwin [underline] is indeed a pleasant surprise. I recall that you had been brooding about these matters for some years. Yet I did not know that…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, January 13, 1976

University of Virginia Charlottesville-Virginia-22901 School of Law January 13, 1976 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 13540 Puyricard Aix-En-Provence, France Dear Ron: Many thanks for your letter of January 3 with the enclosed copy of the letter to Dean Paulsen. I can fully understand the situation, but I do hope that you will not let it languish…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Wednesday, February 9, 1977

University of Virginia Charlottesville-Virginia-22901 School of Law Daniel J. Meador James Monroe Professor of Law February 9, 1977 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Sokol and Bodin Attorneys and Counselors at Law 13540 Puyricard Aix-En-Provence France Dear Ron: Many thanks for your letter of January 21. This has to be a hasty note. My life has been…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, November 23, 1976

University of Virginia Charlottesville-Virginia-22901 School of Law Daniel J. Meador James Monroe Professor of Law 804/924-3853 November 23, 1976 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 13540 Puyricard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: Thanks for the announcement of your new association. I take this to be a good sign that things are developing well in your prac- tice. Your…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, May 17, 1977

United States Department of Justice Office for Improvements in the Administration of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 May 17, 1977 Ronald P. Sokol, Esq. Avocat Americain-Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Ais-En-Provence France Dear Ron: I regret to say that before I could get full information in response to your letter of April 7, I was committed to…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, August 30, 1977

United States Department of Justice Office for Improvements in the Administration of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 August 25, 1977 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Avocat Americain – Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Aix-En-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: Many thanks for your most recent letter. Your calls from Milwaukee to Boston were extremely welcome. They helped dispel the long…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Monday, February 13, 1978

United States Department of Justice Office for Improvements in the Administration of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 February 13, 1978 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Avocat Américain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: Your Supreme Court papers arrived just as I was leaving for Boston, but I did have time to sign them and get…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, January 31, 1978

United States Department of Justice Office for Improvements in the Administration of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 January 31, 1978 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Avocat Américain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: I am happy to move your admission to the Supreme Court and I have signed and mailed the papers today. This is…

Letter from Hardy Cross Dillard to Ronald Sokol, Monday, March 6, 1978

University of Virginia Charlottesville-Virginia-22901 School of Law Written from 1221 Rugby Road Charlottesville, Va. 22903 March 6, 1978 Via Airmail Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 13540 Puyricard Aix-en-Provence France Dear Ron: As I hope you inferred, your letter of 16 February was delayed in reaching me as it was forwarded from The Hague. Of course I…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Monday, January 7, 1981

File c./other Sokol Letters [handwritten note] January 7, 1980 [Internal evidence, plus a handwritten strike-through of the zero in 1980, indicates that the date is actually 1981. See the reference to “the new Administration,” below.] Mr. Ronald Sokol Associate Americain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: Many thanks for your Christmas card and…

Letter from Hardy Cross Dillard to Ronald Sokol, Monday, April 10, 1978

Cour Internationale de Justice Palais de la Paix La Haye Pays Bas Telegr. Intercourt LaHaye Telephone 92 44 41 International Court of Justice Peace Palace The Hague Netherlands Cables: Intercouirt The Hague Telephone 92 44 41 10 April 1978 Dear Ron, I enclose a copy of my comment on your application. As per instructions copies…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Wednesday, April 12, 1978

United States Department of Justice Office for Improvements in the Administration of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 April 12, 1978 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Avocat Américain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Aix-En-Provence, FRANCE Reference: 02 340 01 RS/sj/38/78 Dear Ron: It is good to hear from you again, but I am amazed that my last two letters…

Letter from Hardy Cross Dillard to Ronald Sokol, Wednesday, June 7, 1978

Hardy Cross Dillard 1221 Rugby Road Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 June 7, 1978 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 13540 Puyricard Aix-en-Provence France Dear Ron: In rustling through my file I came across a copy of my letter to you of May 9, but for the life of me I cannot remember whether I ever sent you that…

Letter from Hardy Cross Dillard to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, May 9, 1978

Cour Internationale de Justice Palais de la Paix La Haye Pays Bas Telegr. Intercourt LaHaye Telephone 92 44 41 International Court of Justice Peace Palace The Hague Netherlands Cables: Intercouirt TheHague Telephone 92 44 41 Typed by HCD/Be charitable May 9, 1978 Dear Ron, Thanks for your letter of 2May. It was jolly seeing you…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Friday, June 16, 1978

Room 4234 U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 United States of America June 16, 1978 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Avocat Americain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Aix-En-Provence, FRANCE Dear Ron: Many thanks for the clipping from the Paris paper. This was fascinating reading, and I appreciate the opportunity of getting this glimpse of you and…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Friday, November 10, 1978

November 10, 1975 Mr. Ronald E . Sokol 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en Provence, FRANCE Dear Ron: We have by no means forgotten your generous suggestion of annual foundation support for private international law. Shortly after our last talk with you I discussed the idea with Dean Paulsen, Em Spies (who will be Acting Dean commencing in…

Letter from Hardy Cross Dillard to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, November 7, 1978

Dear Ron, I was sorry that you could not make it because we had a rather interesting series of hearings. Incidentally, I think I sent you a photo several months ago from Virginia. Because mails are so uncertain I am wondering if it arrived in good shape. Hurriedly but cordially, Hardy Cross Dillard Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 13540 Puyricard…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Monday, December 18, 1978

Mr. Ronald P. Sokol 13450 Puyricard Aix-En-Provence, FRANCE Dear Ron: Your welcome letter has been in my “To Be Answered” file for several months. I now hasten to write with the hope of reaching you with Yuletide Greetings. To bring you up on events, and to answer some questions in your letter, I underwent another…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Thursday, May 31, 1979

Room 4234 United States Department of Justice Washington, D. C. 20530 May 31, 1979 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol Avocat Américain Conseil Juridique AIX-EN-PROVENCE 13540 Puyricard France   Dear Ron: At long last there is on the way to you a photograph. I finally decided that the only way to get a photograph of myself without…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Monday, January 7, 1981

January 7, 1981 Mr. Ronald Sokol Associate Américain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: Many thanks for your Christmas card and message. I am afraid that we were somewhat remiss in getting out cards this year, but I nevertheless send belated best wishes, to all of you for the New Year, with the…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Friday, December 11, 1981

December 11, 1981 Mr. Ronald Sokol Avocate Americain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE Dear Ron: I write to send Christmas greetings to you and your family. I do this in lieu of a Christmas caird, as we are behind at this point in our cards, and I did want to get word to you…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Tuesday, September 8, 1981

[Note: handwritten insertions are in square brackets below.] September 8, 1981 Mr. Ronald Sokol [Avocate Americain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyricard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE] Dear Ron: Well here we are under way with another academic year, and I am once more attempting to [usher] beginning students into that near-mystical common law process whereby the facts of a…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Friday, April 30, 1982

April 30, 1982 Mr. Ronald P. Sokol [some letters unclear] Avocate Americain Conseil Juridique 13540 Puyrichard Aix-en-Provence FRANCE: Dear Ron: The enclosed reprint came to me recently, and it immediately occurred to me that it might be of interest to you. On seeing the title and sensing what was involved, my first thought was of…

Letter from Daniel Meador to Ronald Sokol, Saturday, March 29, 1986

[Note: Run-ons corrected below. All other mistakes are present in the original.] Reҫu le 08 AVR. March 29, 1986 Dear Ron, As you can probably detect, I am writing on a word processor. It is the talking computer about which you some time ago. The equipment arrived in December, and ever since then I have…