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[[written sideways]] The worst of my case is that I wrote in my imagination in good season affectionate ^[[insert]] Christmas [[/insert]] letters to Each Beach household especially to my two brothers.but (partly [[?]] to an eye give-out never got them on to paper. Heaven brings us some day more together Yours always Abbott H. Thayer [[/written sideways]] [[end page]] [[start page]] substantial effect the following year. and behold you Violet give me will of Mr Will for my own and this delightful bellows is a striving gift to an old-time lover who [[underline]] dotes [[/underline]] on ^[[insert]] wood [[/insert]] fires. Have you all seen Oliver Hereford's ^[[insert]] new [[/insert]] animal book? It is a really the best thing of the kind.
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