Dennis Colmon, Student in a Freedmen's School, to Freedmen's Teacher Lucy or Sarah Chase, April 29, 1870


Gardensville va pril[?] 29th 1870

Dear Miss Chase I take my pin in hand To Write your a few Lines to leat you know that I am Well and I hope that youre are well too I got thaes to letters fom you I am Doing well I am in the freedmen Book and in Long Divison in Arthmetic

I was very sorry When your Went a Way I Wish that your Was here know the [three illegible words] Head Im plese to Writ [illegible word]

Dennis Colmon To My D miss Chas

Miss Lucy Chase my Father is Well and 42 Age Mother


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