[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Linnet Moore, November 16, 1898]

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

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Letter From Charles B. Moore to his daughter, Linnet, giving her advice on her education and describing life in their household to give her a picture of home. He tells an amusing story of sleeping on his cot at night and waking up at 4:00 AM. He is able to start the morning fire, "shod, breeched, and coated" himself without ever leaving his chair. He talks about prohibition and how wonderful it will be when it happens in Texas.

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[6] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Moore, Charles B. November 16, 1898.

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Letter From Charles B. Moore to his daughter, Linnet, giving her advice on her education and describing life in their household to give her a picture of home. He tells an amusing story of sleeping on his cot at night and waking up at 4:00 AM. He is able to start the morning fire, "shod, breeched, and coated" himself without ever leaving his chair. He talks about prohibition and how wonderful it will be when it happens in Texas.

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[6] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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  • November 16, 1898

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Moore, Charles B. [Letter from Charles B. Moore to Linnet Moore, November 16, 1898], letter, November 16, 1898; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203780/: accessed December 11, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.