[Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, October 15, 1878] Page: 3 of 6 (Transcription)

humor with her. I teased her a considerable about it and at last we made it up. I hardly think I will ever go to see her any more, only just to be with some girl.

I have gathered a good many pecans this fall. Sold two bushels last week. Got $2.00 per bushel. There was a large crowd of us went on the creek yesterday evening to gather some pecans but never got many.

Willie and Leona stayed here two nights on their way down to Center Pt. and Dolphus went with them, They returned on last Thursday night. Will & Leona both nearly sick. But you will hear all this when they get home.

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Brewer, John C. [Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, October 15, 1878], letter, October 15, 1878; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth128724/m1/3/transcription/: accessed February 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer.