[Letter from Dinkie McGee to her Sister, July 25, 1875]

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

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The author tells her sister that everyone is doing well except Willie and Sassie who have colds. Mr. McGee died, he had a stroke and had cholera. She had tomatoes for a week. The author still owes $10 on her machine, but her mother gave her $5. The author wants her sister to come and visit so she can make wine for her and her husband. Her sister is planning to sell her goat, and she is going to town to buy a new dress.

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[4] p. ; 20 x 25 cm.

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McGee, Dinkie July 25, 1875.

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The author tells her sister that everyone is doing well except Willie and Sassie who have colds. Mr. McGee died, he had a stroke and had cholera. She had tomatoes for a week. The author still owes $10 on her machine, but her mother gave her $5. The author wants her sister to come and visit so she can make wine for her and her husband. Her sister is planning to sell her goat, and she is going to town to buy a new dress.

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[4] p. ; 20 x 25 cm.

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  • July 25, 1875

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McGee, Dinkie. [Letter from Dinkie McGee to her Sister, July 25, 1875], letter, July 25, 1875; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203402/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.