[Letter from Mary Moore to Charles and Linnet Moore and Willie McGee, January 1, 1900]

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

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Mary tells them to read their letters and was glad to hear from them. She says that they are doing well and how cold it has been. Bessie came to visit them for New Years and they cooked the turkey. She hopes they are not having bad weather and mentions that Old Wallace came and asked about them. Will McKinley came to see Birdie and he stayed until 11 o'clock. Mr. Griffin is staying at Aunt Nancy's place. Bessie has her first long dress. She asks Linnet to write and tell her what she is doing. She hopes they are ... continued below

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[4] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Moore, Mary January 1, 1900.

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Mary tells them to read their letters and was glad to hear from them. She says that they are doing well and how cold it has been. Bessie came to visit them for New Years and they cooked the turkey. She hopes they are not having bad weather and mentions that Old Wallace came and asked about them. Will McKinley came to see Birdie and he stayed until 11 o'clock. Mr. Griffin is staying at Aunt Nancy's place. Bessie has her first long dress. She asks Linnet to write and tell her what she is doing. She hopes they are doing well.

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[4] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Moore, Mary. [Letter from Mary Moore to Charles and Linnet Moore and Willie McGee, January 1, 1900], letter, January 1, 1900; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203832/: accessed November 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.