Written by Joshua Lederberg while 17 years old, seeking permission to take Stodola's Chem s42C course, despite not having taken the necessary prerequisites.
Concerns the biologic test of a 25 mg sample of material sent to Kendall from Stodola.
Concerns Stodola's request for reprints from Reichstein.
Concerns Corey's favorable comments on Stodola's azoamide reaction.
Concerns Robert B. Woodward's synthesis of methochloride of sempervirine. Also discusses an error made by Julian in the lab and communicated to Witkop in an earlier letter.
Concerns nomination of Robert Burns Woodward for the Priestley or Gibbs Medal by the American Chemical Society.