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It was indeed with pleasure I received your very kind letter containing your "Photograph." How natural it looks. You can't imagine how much good it did me. It seemed almost like seeing you. Why did not Marcia send me hers? O Ettie, is it not "too bad" I did not get it till last week? It has been lying in the Office, all this while, at Hillsdale. We came home about three weeks before school closed. Olive was sick nearly all term. She was not able to attend her recitations more than
Give my love to Marcia and tell her to be sure and write very soon to her friend Marie.