[Letter from Matilda Dodd and Dinkie McGee to Mr. Moore and Sis, February 14, 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 writes that everyone is gone because they went to the concert in Union. She mentions the cold weather they have had. She recommends keeping Linnet inside until the weather is better. She mentions a bill passed in Oklahoma in relation to the Native Americans and possible fighting. Dinkie writes about the concert she went to and how everyone enjoyed it. She mentions the weather and says that Willie is going to Love school with Mr. Griffin. She visited Bettie and says that Mollie Love and Mrs. Tolbat are doing well. She has not heard from Tobe. She then describes ... continued below

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[4] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Dodd, Matilda & McGee, Dinkie February 14, 1889.

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Matilda writes that everyone is gone because they went to the concert in Union. She mentions the cold weather they have had. She recommends keeping Linnet inside until the weather is better. She mentions a bill passed in Oklahoma in relation to the Native Americans and possible fighting.
Dinkie writes about the concert she went to and how everyone enjoyed it. She mentions the weather and says that Willie is going to Love school with Mr. Griffin. She visited Bettie and says that Mollie Love and Mrs. Tolbat are doing well. She has not heard from Tobe. She then describes which fabric belongs to who.

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[4] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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  • February 14, 1889

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Dodd, Matilda & McGee, Dinkie. [Letter from Matilda Dodd and Dinkie McGee to Mr. Moore and Sis, February 14, 1889], letter, February 14, 1889; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203607/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.