Sarah M[uir] Galloway


Emma [Muir]


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[2]so much stronger that I have been very thankful indeed.In June I went out to the country and staid with Anna three weeks, that was the time of strawberries, and we were very busy picking for every-day use and [doing?] up, then the currants were ripe and we gathered those for [canning?] and before they were finished the cherries were ripe, and they were fine, we gathered and put up quantities of them, between times there was often work in hand and I think I never spent a more busy three weeks, I was very weery, but the change did me good. This summer we are quite busy, taking care of the garden and keeping the yard looking nice, that, with the


Portage, Wisc.

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