This letter accompanies a magazine or newspaper article you are submitting to an editor without a previous assignment.
1234, Main Street
Boston, MA 02123
04 April, 2005
<Recipient Address Goes Here>
Enclosed you will find my article <title>, sent to you for your perusal. I hope that you will give it serious consideration for inclusion in a future issue of <publication name>.
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<art>. Please take a look at this piece and if you have questions or would like me to do some further work on it, contact me at <phone number>.
Thank you very much for your time.
encl: <List of enclosed items goes here>