W[illia]m [P.] Gibbons
Alamada 1/3d. 1896Dear JohnI have just got out of bed. After are unwilling residence here of 4 moths, during which time I might as well have been out of the world, If you come to S.D. come over & see me, for I will not be able to go out for a month more. My love to all the family with the greeting of a happy New Year. I amYours very trulyWm. GibbonsI have lost so much flesh that my hand is somewheat shaky, but perhaps things will now grow better.
Original letter dimensions: 27 x 20 cm.
Reel 09, Image 0021
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