Anita W., age unknown, Texas

We took a drive as usual. I remained at home all day. In the we were invited to Mrs. Lewis to take Tea. My Ma, the Capt. Joe and myself went over. Mrs. Smyth was there to meet us. Julia Seffering looked rather sad I suppose she was regretting her Beaus Mr. M. absence.

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