[Letter from J. C. Barr to C. B. Moore, March 24, 1882]

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

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He says that they haven't heard from them in a while and were happy to hear that they were doing well. Mary was expecting $100 from her uncle Same Wallace's estate. He is sorry that the estate is going to the courts to be settled. He has had a cold for the past three weeks and hopes he is almost over it. He mentions that all of the relatives are well and there have been five deaths in the city. He mentions that the roads aren't good and they have started plowing oats. J. Knox Smith has consumption. He says ... continued below

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[2] p. ; 27 x 20 cm.

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Barr, J. C. March 24, 1882.

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He says that they haven't heard from them in a while and were happy to hear that they were doing well. Mary was expecting $100 from her uncle Same Wallace's estate. He is sorry that the estate is going to the courts to be settled. He has had a cold for the past three weeks and hopes he is almost over it. He mentions that all of the relatives are well and there have been five deaths in the city. He mentions that the roads aren't good and they have started plowing oats. J. Knox Smith has consumption. He says the wheat looks well considering the problems they had in the fall. They have had hay, corn, oats, and bran delivered to the county for home demands. He has irish potatoes from Ireland and Scotland on sale. He asks that they write soon and sends his regards.

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[2] p. ; 27 x 20 cm.

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Barr, J. C. [Letter from J. C. Barr to C. B. Moore, March 24, 1882], letter, March 24, 1882; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203508/: accessed November 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.