[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Sis and Mr. Moore, February 1, 1889]

One of 1,686 letters in the series: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917 available on this site.

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Matilda received news from Florence and Tobe about housekeeping and building a new room to the house. She comments on the mild winter they are having. She visited Bettie and Abe. The school children are putting on a concert. Mr. Shepard wants to get married. She now has a flue. She received news from Em and her son Calvin is in California. She asks for a picture of Linnet.

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[3] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Dodd, Matilda February 1, 1889.

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Matilda received news from Florence and Tobe about housekeeping and building a new room to the house. She comments on the mild winter they are having. She visited Bettie and Abe. The school children are putting on a concert. Mr. Shepard wants to get married. She now has a flue. She received news from Em and her son Calvin is in California. She asks for a picture of Linnet.

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[3] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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  • February 1, 1889

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Dodd, Matilda. [Letter from Matilda Dodd to Sis and Mr. Moore, February 1, 1889], letter, February 1, 1889; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203604/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.