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Theodore L. Snyder's button

Theodore L. Snyder’s button

Effie filled Harry in on the death of his uncle Watson and the latest from her uncle Theo.

Harry updated her on his dyspepsia, the latest in student entertainments, and the grading of state exams.

“I dont suppose any one has written you the particulars, and so I will, for of course you’ll want to know about it.” Osborn, Effie 1886-4-10

“Carrying heavy articles up & down stairs I positively prohibit.” Osborn, Henry 1886-4-10


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