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From the Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. Bernice thanks Mollie (Martha) for the sweater that she sent and recalls events of the Lee trial. Christine starts a teaching job in Starkville. The PTA is selling lunches to raise money for a sanitary water supply for local school kids. Mrs. Flanagan is expecting triplets. Bernice comments on how slow the mail runs.
Oktibbeha County (Miss.)
Letter writing; Sweaters; Parent-teacher associations; Mississippi -- politics and government; Triplets; Letter mail handling
Digital reproduction of a 2-page letter
Box C611, folder 29
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Womble, Martha Josephine, "Letter from Bernice Smith to Martha Smith; September 27, 1939" (1939). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 219.