Letter From Emma Nelson

January 14th

Dearest Mollie

We are so sorry to part with M[?] – dear little girl – She has been the greatest help and comfort to us – especially to me, and she does everything so quietly and sweetly – no fuss but always on the look out for anything she can do. I am glad to have had her quite by herself – one gets to know her better. Con[?] will tell you how much better Hilda is – tho’ she is far from well.  [?] will require care – She has had a miserable week, poor child, but I am truly thankful she is better, Good night dear –

Yrs lovingly
E C Nelson.

Mrs WH Nelson
Laureston
Woodville

Original digital file

WalmsleyMJ826_BlackAlbum_0015.pdf

Format of the original

Handwritten letter

Additional information

Letter from Emma Nelson (EC) to her step-daughter-in-law, Mollie Nelson
“M” referred to is possibly Mildred and “Con”, Constance, Mollie’s daughters

Accession number

370585

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