A nice greeting to you dear relatives brother-in-law and sister Raphael and Susanna Mosbrucker and your children. We are letting you know that we are well, God be thanked, which we wish also for you from our whole heart.
how we made out in the store. From
to 1912 we took in $3224.17. This
give you an idea how we have fared.
is little enough, but our family alone needs a store.
Thirteen persons eat almost everything. It would have been worse
had we not had the
store. We threshed
208 bushels flax from
36 acres, 83 bushels of wheat from 75 acres, and 8 bushels oats from 22
acres. That is all. I hired Johannes and paid
him $200 for the
year. And the whole
family also cost
people included immediate and extended family.]
relatives, I am letting you know I am tired of
Now a nice
greeting to you Uncle Georg and Aunt Lutzia Mosbrucker.
Maybe you would go along to
Also a nice
greeting to our Gevaterman [Godfather
Nikolaus and his wife. Maybe
have the desire to go along to
Please answer soon.Respectfully,