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Title: J.W. Savage, Newcastle to A. [Weir?], [?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileSavage, J.W/96
SenderSavage, J.W.
Sender Genderfemale?
Sender Occupationunknown
Sender Religionunknown
OriginNewcastle, Co. Down, N.Ireland
DestinationPortaferry? Co. Down? N.Ireland
RecipientWeir, Annie
Recipient Genderfemale
SourceCopyright Retained by Mrs Linda Weir, Tirmacspird, Lack, Co.Fermanagh, BT93 0SA
ArchiveThe Ulster American Folk Park
Doc. No.9907075
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 19:07:99.
Word Count204

Miss A Weare [Weir?]

I received
your letter glad to here
[hear?] you are in the [--torn--]
the [torn] you
are not married yet
and neither [am?] I yet
but as you were saying
the Yankees have a great
[run?] the Same to be [in?]
love with them I dont
know what is the [matter?]
with the Yankees the [they?]
have some loven [loving?] ways
with them you were
saying your brother was
a big man and sparking
well thats very nice but
I think if young men
would look for a cage
before the [they?] catch the
bird the [they?] would be better
off well Anna we will
sail [torn] of
December [torn] home
hoping to have you and
a good many others
with us be sure and
right [write?] to Mary have
you got her address
I have not got Mr
Reeds address how
do you like the cold
weather here I am
so cold I can hardly
[write?] this letter I have
just rote [wrote?] Mary be
sure and rite [write?] [----?]
try and come with
us home hoping to
here [hear?] from you
soon I [torn] leave
here the 6th of
December good
by [bye?]