Birthday written over “Easter”
“Excuse Bad Writing
In Remembremance of your Birthday from your true friends
December 9, no year
helo kid how is all of the folks near all as well as coming we have moved to Mr. Wallas place we get […] more at rhea springs […]”
from Lissie McConkey
Sweetwater, Tenn. 1912?
“hello cousin Kate. how ar you by this time. well I hope this leaves me very well. would like to see you all. hope that you had a good time xmas. would of liked to of seen aunt Cat but I could not cum. well Kate I […] myself very much. I want you to ans as soon as you get this card. to Kate.”
August. can’t read day or year.
“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 (?)”
postmark looks like March 28, no year.
“Hello Katie how are you. By this time all OK i guess. tell Miss Clower and the children hello for me. i would like to see you all i guess i will come to the may meeting. Lukey (?) said tell Harley (?) hello for him.
so ansoon by by
from you friend Debbie Clark”
Easter Greetings to Katie
April 24, no year
“From Debbie Clark to my dear friend Katie Clower.
We will remember the good times we have had together.”
“hello old girl. how is you. By this time i am all OK. Katie i hope i will see you soon. Come down and pick berries. Katie you know that nite at the spring house i never will forget it. Katie, Dora is at grand paw […] she is coming home Sunday to pick berries so answer soon. from your true friend D. C.”
There is still a road in the Daysville, Tennessee area named Ozone
Eliza C. calls Kate “cousin” in another card.
“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.