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Title: McCarthy, Michael to McCarthy, John, 1907
CollectionNew Brunswick Letters
SenderMcCarthy, Michael
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationlabourer
Sender Religionunknown
OriginMenominee, Michigan, USA
RecipientMcCarthy, John
Recipient Gendermale
Doc. No.
Partial Date
Doc. Type
Word Count367
Genrecorrespondence, decease, family
TranscriptMenominee Mich
April 12th 1907
Mr John McCarthy

my Dear Dear Boy i rite you a few Lines to let you know i got your
kind Letter Some time ago And Kept Putting it of riting til Now i was Busey for a while and i dont
Like to rite in the Night Stil i read lots avery Night Well in hopes this Will find you all in as good
health as it leves us all here at Preasent thank god for his goodness to us all But Mary is Just
about the Same way yet Can move onley as you help her she is Just Like a Child a month old you
have to Lift her up and Lay her her down Just Like A baby She is very weak and very Low [while]
the are [Lif] there is a hope that is all there is this Long time well you said you were login last
winter i hope you don well is it all Spruce you get there i suppose it is 2 Grothe did you here of
Robert Walls death about 2 weeks ago one of our oldest friends left 3 Children 2 girls and a Boy
all growed up the are Not much News here worth riting you a very Bad Snow Storm here to day
and last week The same if i was Not so lame I might go and See you all Some time later on
rhautism in my knee and instep keeps me Back good Deal this 3 years it Cost me Lots of money
and No good yet How does Ned hold out is he well all the time is your Mother Strong and
healthy yet i now all the young folks have the Best Chance But Still the go None of us have any
[Lace] of Life Be Careful and take Care of your Selves in gods Name In hopes to here from you
all Soon i am all alone in this Country without Brthers or Sister And my Best Boys are all gone
and don’t know how soon My Girl will go rite Soon yours truly remember me to all friends and
family your uncle

M McCarthy