NEIL ARMSTRONG LETTER TO GENERAL THOMAS STAFFORD.
Typed Letter Signed ("Neil"), 1 p, 11 by 8 1/2 inches, University of Cincinnati, [December 5, 1973], to Brig. General Thomas P. Stafford, Deputy Director Flight Crew Operations Directorate (FCOD) at the NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas.
Reading in full: "Dear Tom, I've been watching your progress in Russia by way of the news accounts, which indicate that you're making progress. I hope things are going as well as they seem.
Thanks so much for sending the book. Could you have your secretary forward me Georgi's address, please?
Jan joins me in sending our best to all the Staffords this holiday season.
Neil A. Armstrong, Professor of Aerospace Engineering"
During this period in 1973, General Stafford was taking part in planning for his command the Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP). That flight flew some 18 months later during July 1975.