[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mr. Moore and Sis, June 8, 1879]

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

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She was glad to hear that they are doing well. They are still having dry weather and are concerned about its affects on the wheat. They went fishing and the strawberries improved with the rain. They sold 6 buckets of strawberries and canned 3, Dinky canned 2 raspberries. She mentions that the Moore's had a hard time with their chickens and she has had some problems also. Alice and Willie are in Sunday school, but don't start the free school until August. Laura Doris' baby died. She wants her to write soon and is planning on taking her butter to ... continued below

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[2] p. ; 25 x 21 cm.

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Dodd, Matilda June 8, 1879.

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She was glad to hear that they are doing well. They are still having dry weather and are concerned about its affects on the wheat. They went fishing and the strawberries improved with the rain. They sold 6 buckets of strawberries and canned 3, Dinky canned 2 raspberries. She mentions that the Moore's had a hard time with their chickens and she has had some problems also. Alice and Willie are in Sunday school, but don't start the free school until August. Laura Doris' baby died. She wants her to write soon and is planning on taking her butter to town.

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[2] p. ; 25 x 21 cm.

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Dodd, Matilda. [Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mr. Moore and Sis, June 8, 1879], letter, June 8, 1879; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203468/: accessed October 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.