Mother [Ann Gilrye Muir]
David Muir is very kind always gets my wood for me, and assists me in more ways than I can tell of I hope you will not think of me as lonesome, as I daily feel that I am loaded with benefits and blessings far beyond what I deserve And now dear John ever consider that my best wishes are with you and your dear wife and daughterAffectionately Mother01119Box 356Portage Dec 4th 1883Dear JohnI gladly received your letter of Oct telling us of the welfare of yourself and family – I can think of the pleasure and happiness you have in your dear little daughter – and sincerely hope that she will be spared as a comfort to all concerned – What a very busy –time you must have all the year round – but I hope you are now enjoying a leisure time [deleted: now] A few days ago I received a copy of the Book on the “Corwins” trip to the “Arctic Regions” it is very interesting I thank you for it very much –
1883 Dec 4
Original letter dimensions: 15 x 29 cm.
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