(1886 - 1979) Freedom fighter, journalist, writer, and Marxist revolutionary social reformist of India and President of first Provisional Government of India
"I am very thankful to receive from you the definite promise to give me 'a home for some days' in the heart of Germany. I am fortunate now for to get a dozen of such kind offers. I am sure, when I can start on a world tour, I shall enjoy the valuable company of many friends. For the time being I am giving come concerted attention to this part of our world as our March-April edition will reveal. The next issue will show further the developments of our plans. I shall be very glad if I can find somewhere - no matter where - a spot to bring in to being our picture of the future ... Our World Federation can best depict our progress ..."
Accompanied by an autograph postcard signed, shows a `World Federation Map` on the front side, 3,5 x 5,5 inch, Tokyo, 23.06.1935, Pratap announces a travel to the US, written and signed in blue ink "M. Pratap", with mild browning, in fine to very fine condition. Comes with a circular (`World Army`).
"Dear Sir, two leaves came from you. I could not understand their purpose. There was no letter enclosed in the envelope. I am now going to U.S. My story is brought by our circular.
vours truly M. Pratap"