[Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, June 4, 1879] Page: 1 of 6 (Transcription)

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Prairie View
June 4th, 1879

Miss Emma Davis
Rose Dale
Dearest of friends,

I received your most welcome and gladly received letter Monday before yesterday, but was so rushed I didn't have time to answer sooner. I am glad to inform you that I have recovered from my spell of measles. Genie (Brewer) and Dosia have both had them since I recovered, and are both up and about again.

You spoke of the Examination at S. S. The examination at Rockwall takes place this week, exhibition commenced to- night and ends tomorrow night. I think I shall go and if possible get a

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Brewer, John C. [Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, June 4, 1879], letter, June 4, 1879; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth128734/m1/1/transcription/: accessed December 5, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer.