Mother [Ann Gilrye Muir]
[in margin: 550]Portage May 1st 1891Dear JohnYour birthday letter long delayed I hope will now reach you with all the blessings and comfort and love to you and your family that our Saviour is willing to grant The dreadful Grippe has been upon me for three weeks – but I am now able to sit up for three or four hours in the afternoon and hope to get well
1891 May 1
Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25 cm.
Reel 07, Image 0135
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