nodate10: from Ben (cousin)



“Hello Kate how are you. we are all right. getting along all right. would like to see you all. we are at Crossville now. it rained on us yesterday. we are both well. hope you are the same. so I will close. From Ben Palmer (?)”

nodate3: Eliza Clower (cousin)





“I wish you were here with me we would have a fine old time. Tell them all hello for me. Lillie said to write to her.”


“Hello old kid how are you by this time I am all OK. You will haft to excuse me for not answering sooner for I haven’t had the time. Mama has gone to Dorton and won’t be at home till the 15 of May. She has been gone 2 weeks. Well how are all the people at Erie. Well I will ring off so good by from E.C.

Answer soon

Eliza C.”