Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Rose Graham Camfield, April 27, 1899


South Bend april 27th

Dear ann -

we got your letter amd mothers I think Mother writes a very cheerful letter I am going to write them a letter to day we got the baby some dresses I am going to ask libby to send his pattern so Bell can make them she has more time for sewing than Libby

Well I spose, Frank will reach Chicago tomorrow we read in the papers

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his regiment will be in that city to be paid off and Baneted about a week I spose they will have a great time Joe would like to go over but is to buisy will you and ashley go when he gets home tell him we are waiting to hear about Cuba

this leaves us all well and buisy we did not move after all and dont know when we shall but some time

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I havent seen Toley since she was here has she returned home

we have made some garden and a fiew flowers Joe wants you to write ant tell him when fishing is best, he and a couple of friends are going to driveover some sunday to fish well I havent time to write more so good by Rose

dont for get your promise to bring the children over this sumer

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find enclosed samples of babys dresses we are going to get mother and Libby some aprons

For more see:
Camfield Family Letters
Descendants of Sarah Ann Wisner
Michael Camfield

Camfield, Rose Graham (South Bend, IN) to “Dear ann”
[Anna Camfield Carlisle]. Letter. 27 April 1899. Digital Images 1-2.
Privately held by Apple, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,]
Snowville, New York. 2009.
[Carlisle Family, Box #1, Correspondence, Apr - Dec 1899,
Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan. 2008.]

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