Carrie Fletcher to Katherine Fletcher, 1887 September 8
I thought you would be wondering to night how we were at home "Well we are all
well. I go to school and we have 29 scholars and Miss Caroll 21 and we expect
more. Do you have a room mate. I have just been in Miss Barton's room and had a
good time eating Choklate Drops. I sit with Myra & we study
to. Oh! say Miss B. told me to ask you if you had told Frank Holmes that message Mrs Hurley has a little girl a day old. Miss B. & I went in to Ethel's tonight. Oh! my what style. I will send you the Boro paper either Saturday I have no rubber or pen up here but you will be glad to this wont you! I and Papa went to the Boro the other day and got me a pair of shoes a pair of gloves and two pair of stockings. & yesterday I got me a new print dress
will [ ] send you a sample it is getting late & further more I am sleepy So good night my dear write soon & dont let any one see this
P.S. if you can read this you can do better than I I can write better. C.