Louisa P., age 70, North Carolina

Bright. No Emma – Had breakfast and then packed up the boxes of Xmas greens for Grace and Fannie Butler. Called on Mr Dyer then downtown to meet Mary and send off the bundles – Mr Dyer had tea with us.  *(Louisa Pitkin Diary #M2003.5.1, D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNC Asheville)