Washington and Lee University

Sender: Eleanor Agnes Lee
Recipient: Mary McDonald

Dear Mary

I am sorry you continue sick, - had intended coming A To ask after you this evening, but <mutilated> I will be prevented. You must eat some of these oranges for me instead. Hoping you will be well for next week

Very sincerely
Agnes Lee

Notes:

Robert E. Lee Papers (064 collection)Leyburn Library

The letter, addressed to "Mrs. M. McDonald," was wriiten after the 1869 marriage of Mary E. McCormick to Marshall McDonald.