To ANNIE ADAMS FIELDS[mid-1863], Philadelphia
I hurry these off in the evening’s mail. I think I did send one to Mr & Mrs Waterston but send one undirected—won’t you find out if I did and repair the omission—if not?
To ANNIE ADAMS FIELDSOctober 9, , Wheeling
My dear Annie
I wonder if you think western savages are ungrateful. I meant to answer your letter very soon, but since then, my sister and mother have been ill, and I, tired out, most of the time in…